Celebrities
December 8, 2020
John Lennon remembered on 40th anniversary of death

John Lennon remembered on 40th anniversary of death

Fans gathered at New York's Central Park on Tuesday to remember the singer on the 40th anniversary of his death.
Celebrities
December 8, 2020

Oliva Jade Giannulli learning from family college 'mess-up'

Maybe Olivia Jade Giannulli had hoped for kid-glove treatment in choosing the family vibe of "Red Table Talk" for her first public comments about the college admissions scandal involving her famous parents.
Music
December 8, 2020

Fans, Ono, bandmates mark 40 years since John Lennon's death

Fans remembered John Lennon with flowers, candles and songs Tuesday, the 40th anniversary of the former Beatle's death after being shot outside his New York City apartment building.
Movies
December 8, 2020

Gary Oldman on finding the frequency of 'Mank'

The first time Gary Oldman and David Fincher met was in London 1990, when Fincher was looking to cast him in "Alien 3."
Movies
December 8, 2020

Steven Soderbergh among producers of upcoming Academy Awards

Oscar-winning filmmaker Steven Soderbergh is going behind the scenes for the next Academy Awards. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said Tuesday that…
Celebrities
December 8, 2020
Howard Stern

SiriusXM, Howard Stern sign five-year contract extension

Howard Stern has reached a five-year deal with SiriusXM to continue making his show for the satellite radio company through the end of 2025.
Celebrities
December 8, 2020
Billy Porter attends the Christian Siriano fashion show held at Christian's home as part of New York Fashion Week on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in West

Billy Porter to join New Year's Eve show from Times Square

Last New Year's Eve, Billy Porter was working in New Orleans. This year he'll still be working — but in New York City. The “Pose”…
Movies
December 8, 2020
This photo provided by Je’Caryous Entertainment shows Natalie Desselle Reid. Reid, who starred alongside Halle Berry in the 1997 film “B.A.P.S.”

'B.A.P.S.' star Natalie Desselle Reid dies at 53

Natalie Desselle Reid, who starred alongside Halle Berry in the 1997 film "B.A.P.S." and on the sitcom "Eve," has died. She was 53.
Movies
December 8, 2020

Clooney honored by MoMA as actor, director and humanitarian

George Clooney's co-stars, friends and collaborators gathered virtually to share anecdotes and praise his contributions as actor, director, humanitarian and colleague -- not to mention…
Movies
December 7, 2020
In this May 12, 2018, photo, director Christopher Nolan poses during a photo call at the 71st international film festival in Cannes, southern France.

Christopher Nolan calls Warner's streaming plan 'a mess'

Christopher Nolan, one of Warner Bros.' most important filmmakers, has come out strongly against the company's decision to debut its films on HBO Max and…
Celebrities
December 7, 2020

Lawyers seek bail for British socialite and ex-Epstein pal

A lawyer for the onetime girlfriend of Jeffrey Epstein said Monday that her client, who again seeks release on bail, has lost weight and hair as she suffers under onerous jail conditions imposed in part because Epstein killed himself last year in a federal lockup.
National
December 7, 2020

2020 indelible TV moments: Trebek, debate bluster and Floyd

When the coronavirus pushed people out of the world and into homebound isolation, the small-screen's role grew bigger than ever.Television and its mobile iterations bore…
National
December 7, 2020

Final goodbye: Recalling influential people who died in 2020

In a year defined by a devastating pandemic, the world lost iconic defenders of civil rights, great athletes and entertainers who helped define their genres.Many…
Celebrities
December 7, 2020
Tom Brady and Gisele Bundchen at the Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala in New York, May 6, 2019. The theme for this year’s

Police arrest man after break-in at Tom Brady-Gisele Bundchen mansion

Police arrested a man Monday they say broke into a mansion owned by former New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady and model Gisele Bundchen and made himself comfortable on a couch while no one else was in the home.
Music
December 7, 2020

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Dec. 13-19

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Dec. 13-19:Dec. 13: Actor Dick Van Dyke is 95. Actor Christopher Plummer is 91. Country singer Buck White of…
Music
December 7, 2020

Nothing compares: Sinead O'Connor memoir coming out in June

Sinead O'Connor hasn't released any albums in the past few years, but she has been getting some writing done.
National
December 6, 2020

A unique recipe for healing: Bill Murray and a biblical text

Against the backdrop of a pandemic's blight and wounds from an acrimonious election, a group of acclaimed actors on Sunday staged an online reading of…
National
December 6, 2020

Inauguration planners rethink how to party in age of virus

Public health guidance to avoid big parties in the age of coronavirus is about to collide with what is typically one of America's biggest celebrations of all: the swearing-in of a new president.
Celebrities
December 5, 2020
FILE - In this Sept. 16, 2009 file photo, actor David Lander arrives at the National Multiple Sclerosis Society's 35th Annual Dinner of Champions in L

David Lander, 'Squiggy' on 'Laverne & Shirley,' dies at 73

Actor David L. Lander, who played the character of Squiggy on the popular ABC comedy "Laverne & Shirley," has died after a decades-long battle with multiple sclerosis, his wife said. He was 73.
Celebrities
December 4, 2020
This undated photo provided by Time Magazine shows the cover of its Dec. 14, 2020 issue, featuring a 15-year-old Colorado high school student and youn

Colorado student, scientist named Time's 'Kid of the Year'

A 15-year-old Colorado high school student and young scientist who has used artificial intelligence and created apps to tackle contaminated drinking water, cyberbullying, opioid addiction and other social problems has been named Time Magazine's first-ever "Kid of the Year."