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Whitney Cummings, Keke Palmer and more take a comedic look at credit card fine print in new contest

(NEW YORK) -- Comedian and producer Whitney Cummings, actress Keke Palmer, and stand-up Hasan Minhaj are poking fun at fine print, as part of a million dollar contest that invites consumers to, as well. The company Affirm, which bills itself as a "transparent alternative"   ... Read More

Jason Bateman, Timothee Chalamet, Kristen Wiig to host ‘Saturday Night Live’ in December

NBCUniversal(NEW YORK) -- Saturday Night Live has announced its hosts and musical guests for December, including the return of a former cast member. Ozark's Jason Bateman will do the honors on December 5, with the musical guest Morgan Wallen -- who had   ... Read More

Russo Bros. moves — Sequel to Chris Hemsworth’s Netflix hit ‘Extraction’; peek at Tom Holland’s ‘Cherry’

L-R Anthony Russo, Joe Russo/ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- After helming the biggest movie of all time, Avengers: Endgame, directors Joe and Anthony Russo are making new headlines.Talk of a sequel to the Netflix hit Extraction began soon after the Joe Russo-penned movie drew big   ... Read More

Bill Murray’s brother Ed, inspiration for ‘Caddyshack’, has died

Michael Reaves/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Ed Murray, the eldest of Bill Murray's five brothers and the inspiration for the Danny Noonan character in Caddyshack, has died. On his William Murray Golf Instagram page, Murray noted the passing "with the heaviest   ... Read More

Jennifer Lopez reacts to Netflix’s ‘Selena: The Series’

Cesar Fuentes Cervants/NETFLIX © 2020(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Lopez has no shame in passing the Selena baton.The 51-year-old entertainer catapulted to fame after she portrayed the late singer in the 1997 film and now she can't wait to   ... Read More

Paul Bettany reveals real, personal connection to the character he plays in ‘Uncle Frank’

Brownie Harris/Amazon Studios(LONDON) -- There's a real and emotional reason why Paul Bettany felt such a deep and personal connection to the character he plays in Uncle Frank, which is streaming now on Amazon Prime Video.The movie, which takes place   ... Read More

Melissa Joan Hart says holiday films have a new importance: “This is the year we all need a happy ending”

"Dear Christmas" - Lifetime(LOS ANGELES) -- For many people, 2020 has been a trying year.  For that reason, Melissa Joan Hart -- a perennial staple in Christmas movies -- says holiday flicks have found a new importance. Speaking with E!'s Daily Pop on Tuesday, the    ... Read More

‘Jersey Shore’ star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino and wife Lauren expecting first child

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic(NEW JERSEY) -- Jersey Shore star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is about to have a situation on his hand -- a baby situation, that is. The reality star and his wife Lauren announced that they are expecting their first child together in adorable   ... Read More

‘The Bachelorette’ recap: The guys get a piece of Tayshia’s mind when she finds out what some are saying about her

 ABC/Craig Sjodin(LOS ANGELES) -- On Tuesday's episode of The Bachelorette, Tayshia laid down the law after discovering what some of the men had been saying about her right before the rose ceremony.The episode kicked off with a group date that featured Bennett, Ivan, Blake, Riley, Demar, Kenny and Zac competing for the
  ... Read More

Netflix pulls the plug on ‘Chappelle’s Show’ at Dave Chappelle’s request

Mathieu Bitton(LOS ANGELES) -- Netflix has officially removed Dave Chappelle's comedy series, Chappelle's Show, from their platform after the comedian says he asked them to do so.In a lengthy Instagram post on Tuesday, Chappelle shared a comedy   ... Read More

Director Carl Weathers laughing along with ‘The Mandalorian’ fans about errant “Jeans Guy”

Disney+(LOS ANGELES) -- As predicted, Star Wars fans are having a good-natured laugh at The Mandalorian's "Game of Thrones coffee cup" moment -- and so is director Carl Weathers. Shortly after Weathers' episode "The Seige" aired last Friday on   ... Read More

Amber Riley is engaged: “I’m looking at a man who changed my mind” about “love”

ABCAmber Riley is officially off the market and happily engaged to her boyfriend Desean Black.The Glee actress and singer shared a romantic photo of herself and her fiance on Instagram, where she also posted a video of herself admiring her her   ... Read More

Pete Davidson, Ed Asner and more starring in virtual reading of ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’

Ed Asner Family Center(LOS ANGELES) -- Perhaps it makes sense, considering his track record of dating A-list stars, but Saturday Night Live's Pete Davidson is going to star in It's A Wonderful Life. Davidson will fill Jimmy Stewart's shoes in   ... Read More

Mary Steenbergen says her ‘Happiest Season’ character was very familiar to her

Courtesy Sony Pictures(LOS ANGELES) -- On Wednesday, the Hulu holiday romantic comedy Happiest Season debuts on the streaming serviceThe Sony Pictures romantic comedy -- directed and co-written by actress and filmmaker Clea Duvall -- features an all-star cast including Kristen Stewart, Mackenzie   ... Read More

Director Tristram Shapeero fesses up, apologizes for “poor shaming” actor Lukas Gage during Zoom audition

Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- After initially denying he would, director Tristam Shapeero has come forward to apologize for being the British voice behind a now infamous Zoom audition in which he seemingly shamed actor Lukas Gage's small apartment.    ... Read More

Kristen Stewart details “slippery slope” if only gay actors can play gay characters

Courtesy Sony Pictures (LOS ANGELES) -- Kristen Stewart is counting down the days until her holiday film, Happiest Season, premieres on Hulu on November 25.  The film, an LGBT rom-com, is a project that is very near and dear to the   ... Read More

‘Dancing with the Stars’ season 29 recap: Kaitlyn Bristowe becomes second ‘Bachelorette’ in a row to win the Mirror Ball Trophy

ABC/Eric McCandless(LOS ANGELES) -- The stakes were riding high going into Monday night's finale of Dancing with the Stars as the four finalists had one last obstacle separating them from winning the Mirror Ball Trophy -- each other.While Grammy-winning rapper Nelly, 
  ... Read More

‘Jeopardy!’ resuming production next week with Ken Jennings as first guest host

Jeopardy Productions via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Jeopardy! will resume production again next week, with Ken Jennings stepping in as the first guest host following the passing of longtime host Alex Trebek earlier this month.“We will resume production   ... Read More

Here’s why fans believe Rihanna will be featured in ‘Black Panther 2’

Kevork S. Djansezian/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- With the announcement that filming on Black Panther 2 will begin early next year, fans are already anticipating the newest cast member to the popular film...and they believe it's Rihanna. Fans on social media went into   ... Read More

‘The Queen’s Gambit’ is a winning one for Netflix

Netflix(LOS ANGELES) -- Netflix announced that some 62 million households worldwide have checked out the new series The Queen's Gambit since its debut in October, making it the streaming giant's biggest scripted limited-run series ever. Set in the '50s   ... Read More

“I feel good!” A grateful Al Roker returns to ‘Today’ following cancer surgery

Nathan Congleton/NBC(NEW YORK) -- Al Roker returned to 30 Rock Monday morning, his first day back on the Today show after he underwent prostate cancer surgery two weeks ago. "I feel good, I really do," beamed the beloved weatherman and morning show   ... Read More

Fans, fellow actors rally around ‘Euphoria’ star after director ‘poor-shamed’ his apartment

iStock/shironosov(LOS ANGELES) -- (NOTE LANGUAGE) By now, you should respect the power of the Zoom mute button, but in case you need a reminder, look no further than Euphoria star Lukas Gage, who caught a famous director on a hot   ... Read More

‘Happiest Season’ stars say the Hulu holiday movie rings true

Courtesy Sony Pictures(NEW YORK) -- On Wednesday, the Hulu holiday romantic comedy Happiest Season comes home for the holidays.The movie, directed, and co-written by actress and filmmaker Clea Duvall, features an all-star cast, including Kristen Stewart, Mackenzie Davis,   ... Read More

Mahershala Ali once refused to do love scene over religious beliefs

ABC/Arturo Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Mahershala Ali reveals he accepted a role in David Fincher's 2008 film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, but only on the condition that he wouldn't have to film a love scene with co-star Taraji P. Henson.   ... Read More

Kevin Hart responds to criticism over newborn’s “profanity-laced” shirt

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- (NOTE LANGUAGE) Kevin Hart is getting the last laugh. The 41-year-old comedian recently came under fire for dressing his newborn in a shirt that bared the name of his latest comedy special, Zero F***s Given.   ... Read More

Hilary Duff reveals she is isolating from family due to COVID-19 exposure

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Actress Hilary Duff must spend at least two weeks away from her family after being exposed to COVID-19.The Younger star on Saturday took to her Instagram stories to unhappily reveal, "Exposed to covid...Quarantine day 2."   ... Read More

Report: ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek was cremated

Jeopardy! Productions/Sony Pictures Television(LOS ANGELES) -- Alex Trebek, who hosted Jeopardy! for over 35 years before succumbing to pancreatic cancer, was cremated following his death on November 8, according to a copy of the death certificate obtained by The Blast   ... Read More

Tyler Perry thanksgiving food drive draws thousands

Paras Griffin/Getty Images for ESSENCE(ATLANTA) -- Tyler Perry put the "giving" in Thanksgiving on Sunday, feeding thousands of needy families ahead of the holiday.The star of the Medea franchise opened up his Tyler Perry studios in Atlanta for the   ... Read More

American Music Awards 2020: Taylor Swift, the Weeknd and Dan + Shay are this year’s big winners

Emma McIntyre /AMA2020/Getty Images for dcp, ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- One of the biggest nights in music, the American Music Awards, kicked off Sunday night with a series of worldwide premieres, big wins and even bigger surprises.Hosted by Taraji P.
  ... Read More

Bruce Willis Responds to Fan Who Took Out Full Page Ad to Revise Plot of “Die Hard” Prequel

Twentieth Century Fox(NEW YORK) -- Bruce Willis has responded after Die Hard film franchise fan Eric D. Wilkinson took out a full page ad in a November issue of The Hollywood Reporter in an effort to re-direct the recently announced sixth installment   ... Read More

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Whitney Cummings, Keke Palmer and more take a comedic look at credit card fine print in new contest

(NEW YORK) -- Comedian and producer Whitney Cummings, actress Keke Palmer, and stand-up Hasan Minhaj are poking fun at fine print, as part of a million dollar contest that invites consumers to, as well. The company Affirm, which bills itself as a "transparent alternative"   ... Read More

Jason Bateman, Timothee Chalamet, Kristen Wiig to host ‘Saturday Night Live’ in December

NBCUniversal(NEW YORK) -- Saturday Night Live has announced its hosts and musical guests for December, including the return of a former cast member. Ozark's Jason Bateman will do the honors on December 5, with the musical guest Morgan Wallen -- who had   ... Read More

Russo Bros. moves — Sequel to Chris Hemsworth’s Netflix hit ‘Extraction’; peek at Tom Holland’s ‘Cherry’

L-R Anthony Russo, Joe Russo/ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- After helming the biggest movie of all time, Avengers: Endgame, directors Joe and Anthony Russo are making new headlines.Talk of a sequel to the Netflix hit Extraction began soon after the Joe Russo-penned movie drew big   ... Read More

Bill Murray’s brother Ed, inspiration for ‘Caddyshack’, has died

Michael Reaves/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Ed Murray, the eldest of Bill Murray's five brothers and the inspiration for the Danny Noonan character in Caddyshack, has died. On his William Murray Golf Instagram page, Murray noted the passing "with the heaviest   ... Read More

Jennifer Lopez reacts to Netflix’s ‘Selena: The Series’

Cesar Fuentes Cervants/NETFLIX © 2020(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Lopez has no shame in passing the Selena baton.The 51-year-old entertainer catapulted to fame after she portrayed the late singer in the 1997 film and now she can't wait to   ... Read More

Paul Bettany reveals real, personal connection to the character he plays in ‘Uncle Frank’

Brownie Harris/Amazon Studios(LONDON) -- There's a real and emotional reason why Paul Bettany felt such a deep and personal connection to the character he plays in Uncle Frank, which is streaming now on Amazon Prime Video.The movie, which takes place   ... Read More

Melissa Joan Hart says holiday films have a new importance: “This is the year we all need a happy ending”

"Dear Christmas" - Lifetime(LOS ANGELES) -- For many people, 2020 has been a trying year.  For that reason, Melissa Joan Hart -- a perennial staple in Christmas movies -- says holiday flicks have found a new importance. Speaking with E!'s Daily Pop on Tuesday, the    ... Read More

‘Jersey Shore’ star Mike “The Situation” Sorrentino and wife Lauren expecting first child

Axelle/Bauer-Griffin/FilmMagic(NEW JERSEY) -- Jersey Shore star Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino is about to have a situation on his hand -- a baby situation, that is. The reality star and his wife Lauren announced that they are expecting their first child together in adorable   ... Read More

‘The Bachelorette’ recap: The guys get a piece of Tayshia’s mind when she finds out what some are saying about her

 ABC/Craig Sjodin(LOS ANGELES) -- On Tuesday's episode of The Bachelorette, Tayshia laid down the law after discovering what some of the men had been saying about her right before the rose ceremony.The episode kicked off with a group date that featured Bennett, Ivan, Blake, Riley, Demar, Kenny and Zac competing for the
  ... Read More

Netflix pulls the plug on ‘Chappelle’s Show’ at Dave Chappelle’s request

Mathieu Bitton(LOS ANGELES) -- Netflix has officially removed Dave Chappelle's comedy series, Chappelle's Show, from their platform after the comedian says he asked them to do so.In a lengthy Instagram post on Tuesday, Chappelle shared a comedy   ... Read More

Director Carl Weathers laughing along with ‘The Mandalorian’ fans about errant “Jeans Guy”

Disney+(LOS ANGELES) -- As predicted, Star Wars fans are having a good-natured laugh at The Mandalorian's "Game of Thrones coffee cup" moment -- and so is director Carl Weathers. Shortly after Weathers' episode "The Seige" aired last Friday on   ... Read More

Amber Riley is engaged: “I’m looking at a man who changed my mind” about “love”

ABCAmber Riley is officially off the market and happily engaged to her boyfriend Desean Black.The Glee actress and singer shared a romantic photo of herself and her fiance on Instagram, where she also posted a video of herself admiring her her   ... Read More

Pete Davidson, Ed Asner and more starring in virtual reading of ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’

Ed Asner Family Center(LOS ANGELES) -- Perhaps it makes sense, considering his track record of dating A-list stars, but Saturday Night Live's Pete Davidson is going to star in It's A Wonderful Life. Davidson will fill Jimmy Stewart's shoes in   ... Read More

Mary Steenbergen says her ‘Happiest Season’ character was very familiar to her

Courtesy Sony Pictures(LOS ANGELES) -- On Wednesday, the Hulu holiday romantic comedy Happiest Season debuts on the streaming serviceThe Sony Pictures romantic comedy -- directed and co-written by actress and filmmaker Clea Duvall -- features an all-star cast including Kristen Stewart, Mackenzie   ... Read More

Director Tristram Shapeero fesses up, apologizes for “poor shaming” actor Lukas Gage during Zoom audition

Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- After initially denying he would, director Tristam Shapeero has come forward to apologize for being the British voice behind a now infamous Zoom audition in which he seemingly shamed actor Lukas Gage's small apartment.    ... Read More

Kristen Stewart details “slippery slope” if only gay actors can play gay characters

Courtesy Sony Pictures (LOS ANGELES) -- Kristen Stewart is counting down the days until her holiday film, Happiest Season, premieres on Hulu on November 25.  The film, an LGBT rom-com, is a project that is very near and dear to the   ... Read More

‘Dancing with the Stars’ season 29 recap: Kaitlyn Bristowe becomes second ‘Bachelorette’ in a row to win the Mirror Ball Trophy

ABC/Eric McCandless(LOS ANGELES) -- The stakes were riding high going into Monday night's finale of Dancing with the Stars as the four finalists had one last obstacle separating them from winning the Mirror Ball Trophy -- each other.While Grammy-winning rapper Nelly, 
  ... Read More

‘Jeopardy!’ resuming production next week with Ken Jennings as first guest host

Jeopardy Productions via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Jeopardy! will resume production again next week, with Ken Jennings stepping in as the first guest host following the passing of longtime host Alex Trebek earlier this month.“We will resume production   ... Read More

Here’s why fans believe Rihanna will be featured in ‘Black Panther 2’

Kevork S. Djansezian/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- With the announcement that filming on Black Panther 2 will begin early next year, fans are already anticipating the newest cast member to the popular film...and they believe it's Rihanna. Fans on social media went into   ... Read More

‘The Queen’s Gambit’ is a winning one for Netflix

Netflix(LOS ANGELES) -- Netflix announced that some 62 million households worldwide have checked out the new series The Queen's Gambit since its debut in October, making it the streaming giant's biggest scripted limited-run series ever. Set in the '50s   ... Read More

“I feel good!” A grateful Al Roker returns to ‘Today’ following cancer surgery

Nathan Congleton/NBC(NEW YORK) -- Al Roker returned to 30 Rock Monday morning, his first day back on the Today show after he underwent prostate cancer surgery two weeks ago. "I feel good, I really do," beamed the beloved weatherman and morning show   ... Read More

Fans, fellow actors rally around ‘Euphoria’ star after director ‘poor-shamed’ his apartment

iStock/shironosov(LOS ANGELES) -- (NOTE LANGUAGE) By now, you should respect the power of the Zoom mute button, but in case you need a reminder, look no further than Euphoria star Lukas Gage, who caught a famous director on a hot   ... Read More

‘Happiest Season’ stars say the Hulu holiday movie rings true

Courtesy Sony Pictures(NEW YORK) -- On Wednesday, the Hulu holiday romantic comedy Happiest Season comes home for the holidays.The movie, directed, and co-written by actress and filmmaker Clea Duvall, features an all-star cast, including Kristen Stewart, Mackenzie Davis,   ... Read More

Mahershala Ali once refused to do love scene over religious beliefs

ABC/Arturo Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Mahershala Ali reveals he accepted a role in David Fincher's 2008 film The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, but only on the condition that he wouldn't have to film a love scene with co-star Taraji P. Henson.   ... Read More

Kevin Hart responds to criticism over newborn’s “profanity-laced” shirt

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- (NOTE LANGUAGE) Kevin Hart is getting the last laugh. The 41-year-old comedian recently came under fire for dressing his newborn in a shirt that bared the name of his latest comedy special, Zero F***s Given.   ... Read More

Hilary Duff reveals she is isolating from family due to COVID-19 exposure

Frazer Harrison/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Actress Hilary Duff must spend at least two weeks away from her family after being exposed to COVID-19.The Younger star on Saturday took to her Instagram stories to unhappily reveal, "Exposed to covid...Quarantine day 2."   ... Read More

Report: ‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek was cremated

Jeopardy! Productions/Sony Pictures Television(LOS ANGELES) -- Alex Trebek, who hosted Jeopardy! for over 35 years before succumbing to pancreatic cancer, was cremated following his death on November 8, according to a copy of the death certificate obtained by The Blast   ... Read More

Tyler Perry thanksgiving food drive draws thousands

Paras Griffin/Getty Images for ESSENCE(ATLANTA) -- Tyler Perry put the "giving" in Thanksgiving on Sunday, feeding thousands of needy families ahead of the holiday.The star of the Medea franchise opened up his Tyler Perry studios in Atlanta for the   ... Read More

American Music Awards 2020: Taylor Swift, the Weeknd and Dan + Shay are this year’s big winners

Emma McIntyre /AMA2020/Getty Images for dcp, ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- One of the biggest nights in music, the American Music Awards, kicked off Sunday night with a series of worldwide premieres, big wins and even bigger surprises.Hosted by Taraji P.
  ... Read More

Bruce Willis Responds to Fan Who Took Out Full Page Ad to Revise Plot of “Die Hard” Prequel

Twentieth Century Fox(NEW YORK) -- Bruce Willis has responded after Die Hard film franchise fan Eric D. Wilkinson took out a full page ad in a November issue of The Hollywood Reporter in an effort to re-direct the recently announced sixth installment   ... Read More

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