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Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show set to be a ’90s lovefest

Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show set to be a ’90s lovefest

A trailer for this year’s Pepsi Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show is a cinematic treat featuring Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, Eminem, Mary J. Blige and Kendrick Lamar in a ’90s-style video. “Straight Outta Compton” director F. Gary Gray created the trailer, which is titled “The Call.” It opens with a young Eminem facing a present-day…

‘The Gilded Age’ shines as an American plot of ‘Downton Abbey’-adjacent real estate

‘The Gilded Age’ shines as an American plot of ‘Downton Abbey’-adjacent real estate

The parallels between “The Gilded Age” and Julian Fellowes’ earlier creation “Downton Abbey” aren’t hard to spot, which doesn’t make this HBO drama any less delicious. Set in the moneyed corridors of New York during the 1880s, Fellowes and his sprawling cast have delivered another sharp look at wealth and class in earlier times, when…

Laura Coates says she was snubbed as ‘Jeopardy!’ host, despite Alex Trebek support
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Laura Coates says she was snubbed as ‘Jeopardy!’ host, despite Alex Trebek support

CNN legal analyst Laura Coates said she wanted to host “Jeopardy!” and reached out to the show after Alex Trebek named her as his potential replacement, but her offer was rejected. Speaking to Tamron Hall on her talk show earlier this week, Coates said she “asked for the opportunity, when it came time, when they…

Machine Gun Kelly designed Megan Fox’s engagement ring to hurt coming off
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Machine Gun Kelly designed Megan Fox’s engagement ring to hurt coming off

According to Machine Gun Kelly, “Love is pain!” That is what the rapper and actor told Vogue in a joint interview with his new fiancée, actress Megan Fox. Kelly was explaining the “thoroughbred Colombian emerald” and diamond engagement ring he had designed for Fox with the emerald “just carved into the teardrop, straight out of…

Bob Saget’s widow Kelly Rizzo shares her final communication with him
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Bob Saget’s widow Kelly Rizzo shares her final communication with him

Kelly Rizzo remembered her husband Bob Saget in emotional interviews that aired on the “Today” show and “Good Morning America” Thursday. In her first televised interviews since Saget was found dead in his Orlando, Florida, hotel room on Jan. 9, Rizzo spoke with NBC’s Hoda Kotb and ABC’s TJ Holmes about her husband. The couple…

Dolly Parton celebrated her 76th birthday in her ‘birthday suit’
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Dolly Parton celebrated her 76th birthday in her ‘birthday suit’

Dolly Parton’s idea of a “birthday suit” is slightly more sedate than you might imagine. The singing legend celebrated her 76th birthday Wednesday by posting a photo of her wearing a pink outfit with red lace accents on her verified Twitter account. “Just hangin’ out in my birthday suit!,” the tweet read. The beloved star…

Chrissy Teigen celebrates being six months sober
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Chrissy Teigen celebrates being six months sober

Model and TV personality Chrissy Teigen has celebrated six months of sobriety, telling fans she feels “happier and more present than ever” since giving up alcohol. “It’s pretty cool,” Teigen wrote in an Instagram post Wednesday, adding that she has “endless energy” and “way less anxiety.” She added that she is no longer taking benzodiazepine…

Britney Spears sends cease-and-desist letter to sister demanding she stop talking about her on book tour
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Britney Spears sends cease-and-desist letter to sister demanding she stop talking about her on book tour

The public feud between Britney Spears and her sister Jamie Lynn Spears is far from over. Spears’ lawyer, Mathew Rosengart, sent a legal cease-and-desist letter to the singer’s younger sister on Tuesday regarding her new memoir, “Things I Should Have Said.” In Rosengart’s letter, he calls the book “ill-timed” and that it makes “misleading or…

Valerie Bertinelli remembers her ‘soul mate’ Eddie Van Halen
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Valerie Bertinelli remembers her ‘soul mate’ Eddie Van Halen

Valerie Bertinelli and Eddie Van Halen never stopped loving each other. The actress, author and Food Network star was by her ex-husband’s side, along with their son Wolfgang, when he died in 2020 at the age of 65 after a battle with cancer. Their relationship figured prominently in her new book, “Enough Already: Learning to…

Bob Saget’s final podcast episode will make you miss him even more
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Bob Saget’s final podcast episode will make you miss him even more

Bob Saget left us a lovely gift. The final episode of his podcast “Bob Saget’s Here For You” was released this week and it is, of course, bittersweet. It opens with Saget’s friend and fellow stand-up comedian Bill Burr giving an intro, which Burr called an “honor.” Burr said the podcast was “perfectly named.” “[Saget]…

French actor Gaspard Ulliel dead in skiing accident at 37
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French actor Gaspard Ulliel dead in skiing accident at 37

French actor Gaspard Ulliel, best known for playing Hannibal Lecter in “Hannibal Rising,” has died at the age of 37 after a skiing accident in southeastern France. “Gaspard Ulliel grew up with cinema and cinema grew up with him. They loved each other madly,” French Prime Minister Jean Castex tweeted Wednesday. “It’s with a heavy…

Steve Harvey ‘uncomfortable’ with Michael B. Jordan and Lori Harvey’s PDA
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Steve Harvey ‘uncomfortable’ with Michael B. Jordan and Lori Harvey’s PDA

Some things your dad probably isn’t meant to see. During a recent appearance on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” Steve Harvey said he was “uncomfortable” looking at a photo of his daughter, Lori Harvey, sitting on the lap of her boyfriend, actor Michael B. Jordan. The couple is known for their sometimes steamy public displays of…

Sidney Poitier’s death certificate indicates he died of heart failure
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Sidney Poitier’s death certificate indicates he died of heart failure

A death certificate for legendary actor Sidney Poitier, who died on Jan. 6 at age 94, lists heart failure as the cause of his death. The document, obtained by CNN Tuesday, states Poitier died at his Beverly Hills home in California of cardiopulmonary failure. Alzheimer’s dementia and prostate cancer are listed as underlying health issues,…

How film is putting Indigenous languages in the spotlight
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How film is putting Indigenous languages in the spotlight

On its face, “Sooyii” is a story of resilience in the face of unimaginable loss. The independent film, directed by Krisztian Kery, centers on a young Blackfoot man in the 1700s who sees his people decimated by smallpox after the arrival of European settlers in the Great Plains. But as much as “Sooyii” is a…

Amy Schumer ‘feeling good’ after endometriosis surgery and liposuction

Amy Schumer ‘feeling good’ after endometriosis surgery and liposuction

Amy Schumer looks strong and healthy, revealing that she finally feels good following surgery for endometriosis and liposuction. “I feel good. Finally. It’s been a journey thanks for helping me get my strength back @seckinmd(endo) @jordanternermd (lipo),” she began. “Never thought i would do anything but talk to me after your uterus doesn’t contract for…

Danny McBride says radio sermons and Elvis fuel ‘The Righteous Gemstones’
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Danny McBride says radio sermons and Elvis fuel ‘The Righteous Gemstones’

Danny McBride says it was moving to Charleston, South Carolina, that sparked the first idea for “The Righteous Gemstones,” his third series with HBO. He created, executive produces and stars in the show, which follows megachurch pastors promising salvation through shady means. McBride says the many church spires and talk radio shows featuring high-spirited sermons…