Entertainment

Published on May 16, 2021 - Page 16
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Oscar-winning director Barry Jenkins was considering adapting Colson Whitehead’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel about the...
Published on May 16, 2021 - Page 21
Anna Marie Choudhary, 33, of Boone, North Carolina, was sentenced March 31 in West Virginia to 40 years in prison after pleading guilty to second-...
Published on May 16, 2021 - Page 24
LOS ANGELES (AP) —LeVar Burton has found another way to share his love of reading. The actor has launched the LeVar Burton Book Club in partnership...
Published on May 15, 2021 - Page 4
LOS ANGELES (AP) —“Jersey Shore” star Ronnie Ortiz-Magro will not be charged after an arrest on suspicion of domestic violence last month,...
Published on May 15, 2021 - Page 4
WASHINGTON (AP) —President Joe Biden on Friday put the kibosh on his predecessor’s planned “National Garden of American Heroes.” In an executive...
Published on May 15, 2021 - Page 8
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former tourmates Miranda Lambert and Maren Morris are the leading nominees for the 2021 CMT Music Awards, celebrating the...
Published on May 14, 2021 - Page 8
NEW YORK — Andrew McCarthy admits he “fled” from his shaggy-haired 1980s persona and didn’t look back for decades. Much like the slouchy blazers he...
Published on May 14, 2021 - Page 8
LOS ANGELES — While starring in films like “Selma” and “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” actor David Oyelowo discovered a new passion: directing. He was...
Published on May 14, 2021 - Page 8
Gia Coppola was feeling out of touch with popular culture when she stumbled upon the ending of Elia Kazan’s 1957 satire “A Face in the Crowd” several...
Published on May 14, 2021 - Page 18
NEW YORK — A one-name ’70s fashion wonder has generated some heat for the men behind it. Scottish actor Ewan McGregor plays Halston in a new...
Published on May 12, 2021 - Page 4
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Stacey Abrams’ new political thriller was snapped up for a small-screen adaptation. The rights for “While Justice Sleeps” will go...
Published on May 12, 2021 - Page 4
NEW YORK (AP) — Actor Seth Rogen is jumping into the podcast world later this year with a series where he interviews people who have memorable...
Published on May 12, 2021 - Page 4
NEW YORK (AP) — Pfizer Chairman and CEO Dr. Albert Bourla can now tell the incredible story. Bourla has a deal with Harper Business for what the...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 4
LOS ANGELES (AP) —Aubrey Plaza has married her longtime boyfriend, director and screenwriter Jeff Baena. The “Parks and Recreation” actor called...
Published on May 9, 2021 - Page 24
NEW YORK (AP) — Platinum-selling performers of part-Asian descent, including R&B singer Jhené Aiko and rapper Saweetie, will perform on a TV...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 12
NEW YORK (AP) — The big flashy red carpet has made its return to New York City — albeit in a socially distant manner — with tonight’s premiere of the...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 23
LOS ANGELES — In Sierra Teller Ornelas’ family, those who could spin a good tale earned a seat at her grandmom’s expansive dining table. Lesser...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 23
NEW YORK — Lorne Michaels was putting together a writing team for what became “Saturday Night Live.” Rosie Shuster was paired with a former National...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 24
An anonymous New York resident seeking to marry his or her adult child filed suit in federal court in Manhattan on April 1 asking that laws barring...
Published on May 2, 2021 - Page 24
NEW YORK (AP) — A part of Hank Azaria wasn’t really ready to let go of foul-mouthed baseball announcer Jim Brockmire. He affectionately calls the...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 20
NEW YORK — During the pandemic last year, Leslie Jordan began posting daily videos of himself on Instagram. The actor known for roles in the “...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 20
NEW YORK — If good things come in threes, Kelly Rowland is basking in her current moment of bliss. Just this year, the Grammy winner birthed her...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 21
NEW YORK — After hosting the Oscars nine times, Billy Crystal wouldn’t necessarily rule out a 10th. But the 73-year-old Emmy-winning actor would...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 23
NEW YORK — Screenplay writing is usually a fairly solitary, uneventful process. But it’s more of a full-contact sport for a movie like “Borat...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 24
Most citizens of Brussels, Belgium, have never seen the Palace of Justice, the largest courthouse in the world, without construction scaffolding...
Published on April 25, 2021 - Page 24
SYDNEY (AP) — A prequel to the “Mad Max” movie franchise starring Anya Taylor-Joy and Chris Hemsworth will be filmed in Australia, officials recently...
Published on April 21, 2021 - Page 4
Rocker Ted Nugent is revealing he was in agony after testing positive for coronavirus — months after he said the virus was “not a real pandemic.” “I...
Published on April 21, 2021 - Page 4
NEW YORK (AP) — Jim Steinman, the Grammy-winning composer who wrote Meat Loaf’s best-selling “Bat Out Of Hell” debut album as well as hits for Celine...
Published on April 20, 2021 - Page 7
NEW YORK (AP) — The publisher of memoir by a Louisville police officer who fired at Breonna Taylor after being shot during the deadly raid on Taylor’...
Published on April 20, 2021 - Page 9
NEW YORK — Letting the world see your failures is usually something most people try to avoid. Not for theatrical poster designer Frank Verlizzo — he...