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Selena Gomez shares that she has bipolar disorder in conversation with Miley Cyrus

Selena Gomez shares that she has bipolar disorder in conversation with Miley Cyrus

Selena Gomez and Miley Cyrus had a moving virtual conversation on Friday in which Gomez revealed that she was recently diagnosed with bipolar disorder. The two former Disney stars appeared on Cyrus’ Instagram show “Bright Minded,” where Gomez talked openly about her health. “Recently, I went to one of the best mental hospitals in America,…

Matthew Broderick’s sister Janet thought coronavirus would kill her

Janet Broderick is just happy to be alive. The older sister of actor Matthew Broderick has survived after becoming critically ill with Covid-19, and is now sharing her story. Broderick, who is a rector at All Saints’ Episcopal Church in Beverly Hills, told New York magazine’s Intelligencer that while hospitalized she told herself, “I’m going…

Sara Bareilles says she has fully recovered from coronavirus

Singer Sara Bareilles has shared that she had a “very mild” case of Covid-19 and has now fully recovered. “I had it, just so you know. I’m fully recovered, just so you know. And I am just thinking about all the people who are walking through this really tricky time and sending a lot of…

Jane Fonda joins TikTok and revives her iconic ‘Jane Fonda Workout’

Jane Fonda joins TikTok and revives her iconic ‘Jane Fonda Workout’

Jane Fonda posted her very first TikTok of herself doing the famous “Jane Fonda Workout” in order to raise climate crisis awareness. “Hello to the people of TikTok” she said, “My name is Jane Fonda and I am going to bring back the Jane Fonda workout.” Fonda also urged fans to join the very first…

Bill Withers, ‘Lean On Me’ and ‘Lovely Day’ singer, has died at 81

Bill Withers, ‘Lean On Me’ and ‘Lovely Day’ singer, has died at 81

Bill Withers, the singer-songwriter whose soulful hits “Lean On Me,” Ain’t No Sunshine” and “Lovely Day” became part of the soundtrack for a generation, has died. He was 81. Withers died Monday in Los Angeles of heart complications, according to his family. “We are devastated by the loss of our beloved, devoted husband and father.…

‘Money Heist’ Season 4 is here

‘Money Heist’ Season 4 is here

“Money Heist” is back to steal your attention. Season 4 premiered Friday on Netflix, just in time for those seeking something new to stream. The popular Spanish series (known as “La Casa De Papel”) follows a group of robbers led by “The Professor” who have an ambitious plan to acquire billions of Euros. It’s become…

‘Hawaii Five-O’ says ‘Aloha’ after 10 seasons with its series finale

‘Hawaii Five-O’ says ‘Aloha’ after 10 seasons with its series finale

After 10 years and 240 episodes, “Hawaii Five-O” washes ashore for the last time on April 3, at a moment when escaping into the series — whose predecessor embodied what came to be known as “blue sky” shows — has perhaps never felt quite so welcome. Producers of the CBS drama weren’t certain that this…

Frank Ocean drops new music

Frank Ocean drops new music

We are one step closer to Frank Ocean’s third album. The singer has released not one but two new songs. “Dear April” and “Cayendo” (the latter of which includes Ocean singing partially in Spanish) started streaming Friday and also appear on special vinyl releases. Ocean previewed the tunes last October and followed that up with…

The Rock, in a towel, sings ultimate hand-washing song for ‘Moana’ fans

The Rock, in a towel, sings ultimate hand-washing song for ‘Moana’ fans

Dwayne Johnson is making sure his youngest child has strong hand washing game with a little help from “Moana.” In a video posted to Instagram, a towel-clad Johnson, aka The Rock, shared with his followers his “sheltering at home, pre daddy’s shower ritual.” “Before my showers now, Baby Tia (mama mia) demands I sing the…

HBO makes programming available free as part of #StayHomeBoxOffice

In advance of the launch of streaming service HBO Max, HBO will seek to ease the act of social distancing by making 500 hours of programming available free for a limited time, under the heading #StayHomeBoxOffice. The promotion kicks off April 3, and will include free streaming of such series as “The Sopranos,” “The Wire”…

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ release date pushed back

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ release date pushed back

For those eagerly awaiting the “Top Gun” sequel, the wait just got a little longer. A spokesperson for Paramount confirmed to CNN Thursday that the North American release date for “Top Gun: Maverick” has been moved from June 24 to December 23. The follow-up to the hit 1986 film has Tom Cruise reprising his role…

Ali Wentworth shares coronavirus diagnosis and says she’s ‘never been sicker’

Ali Wentworth shares coronavirus diagnosis and says she’s ‘never been sicker’

Ali Wentworth has tested positive for coronavirus after falling ill with tightness in her chest and a high fever. “ The actress and wife of “Good Morning America anchor George Stephanopoulos, took to Instagram with the news on Wednesday, writing: “I have tested positive for the Corona Virus. I’ve never been sicker. High fever. Horrific…

Chuck D says Flavor Flav firing was a stunt, but Flav disagrees

Chuck D made headlines when he fired Flavor Flav from Public Enemy and now he says it was all to get people’s attention. Sounds like someone forgot to tell Flavor Flav, however. Chuck D made an appearance on ‘Uproxx’ “People’s Party with Talib Kweli” podcast which was posted on YouTube Tuesday, where he said he…

Stephen Colbert’s dog Benny is the new star of the ‘Late Show’

Stephen Colbert’s dog Benny is the new star of the ‘Late Show’

Stephen Colbert had a co-host for his latest “Late Show” monologue — his adorable dog, Benny. After talking about the coronavirus outbreak for a bit, Colbert mentioned a woman who had trained her dog to deliver groceries to a neighbor in need and decided to give it a try with his own furry friend. Telling…

Joe Exotic’s husband Dillon Passage supports him

Joe Exotic’s husband Dillon Passage supports him

Dillon Passage says he’s staying loyal to his husband. Passage, 24, is married to 57-year-old Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage, aka Joe Exotic, aka Tiger King, who is the subject of the hit Netflix docuseries “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness.” Maldonado-Passage is currently serving 22 years in prison after he was sentenced in January on multiple…

‘Slay the Dragon’ connects the dots on the political battle over gerrymandering

‘Slay the Dragon’ connects the dots on the political battle over gerrymandering

“Slay the Dragon” does an extraordinarily good job of taking a complex issue and connecting the dots, which seems particularly appropriate for a documentary about gerrymandering. Well timed to the current election season — especially after voting issues that beset recent primaries — it’s an overtly partisan film that admirably illustrates how an arcane term…

Latest Kobe Bryant book release announced by his wife

Latest Kobe Bryant book release announced by his wife

Vanessa Bryant has announced a new book created by her late husband. Kobe Bryant, who died along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant and seven others in a helicopter crash in January in Calabasas, California, had conceived a young adult fantasy series. His wife recently announced on her verified Instagram account that the second book,…

Adam Schlesinger, Fountains of Wayne co-founder, dead at 52 from Covid-19

Adam Schlesinger, Fountains of Wayne co-founder, dead at 52 from Covid-19

Adam Schlesinger, the co-founder of pop-rock band Fountains of Wayne and an Oscar-nominated songwriter, has died from complications related to coronavirus. He was 52. “As many of you are aware, Adam had been hospitalized with Covid-19 and although he had been making some small improvements over the last few days, Adam’s condition was critical and…