Actor Cameron Boyce, who starred in the Disney Channel series “Jessie” and the “Descendants” TV movies, has died. He was 20. Boyce died due to an ongoing medical condition, according to a a spokesperson for his family.
Chloe x Halle singer Halle Bailey has been cast as Ariel in the live-action The Little Mermaid. Director Rob Marshall said in a statement that while the search was “extensive” it soon became “abundantly clear” that Halle has
Musician Pharrell Williams guaranteed “A-list internships” to every 2019 graduate of The Promise Academy in Harlem, New York, at the end of their freshman year of college. “The world is watching Harlem, but this renaissance will be
Following an allegation of sexual misconduct in January of last year, comedian Aziz Ansari has kept a low profile. However, Ansari took to Twitter this week to announce his first televised comedy special in more than four
Lady Gaga Leads List Of Over 800 New Members Joining The Academy Of Motion Picture Arts And Sciences
The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has extended invitations to 842 new members of the film industry to join them. The invitees include familiar names and also recognize the Academy’s push for better inclusion. Half
Rock musician Rick Springfield canceled his show in the Dominican Republic. After rising safety concerns in the Dominican Republic, where at least 10 American citizens have died while in the country in the last year, the event was cancelled.
A show based on singer Neil Diamond and his career is headed to Broadway, with a score by the iconic singer-songwriter and a book by “Bohemian Rhapsody” writer Anthony McCarten. Producers Ken Davenport and Bob Gaudio announced
Just weeks after saying goodbye to “Game of Thrones” and her character, Cersei Lannister, Lena Headey has been cast in a dramedy pilot for Showtime called “Rita.” Headey will star as the title character, a “headstrong unconventional
Thanks to viewers, “One Day at a Time” is coming back – this after Netflix did not renew the show in March after three seasons. Pop TV announced that the series will continue on with a new 13-episode
The new “Charlie’s Angels” trailer was just released, with your first look at Ella Balinska, Kristen Stewart and Naomi Scott in the title roles. Director Elizabeth Banks is at the helm this time around, and in the
Paul Rudd has announced he will join the next installment of the “Ghostbusters” franchise. In a video posted to social media on Thursday, Rudd said, “I can’t wait to join the cast this fall for ‘Ghostbusters.’ In
Sky, a UK media and entertainment company, has announced the “Game of Thrones” star Maisie Williams will star in a six-part comedy series currently called “Two Weeks to Live.” According to a press release, Williams will play
Comedian Sebastian Maniscalco is set to host the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards. Maniscalco, who is also an actor and best-selling author, just sold out a four-show run at Madison Square Garden. He will host the VMAs
George Clooney has signed on to direct and star in “Good Morning, Midnight” for Netflix. It will be his first project with the streaming service. Clooney and Smokehouse Pictures’ Grant Heslov will produce the adaptation of Lily
Ryan Murphy is adapting the Tony Award-nominated musical “The Prom” for Netflix, with big names Meryl Streep, Ariana Grande, Nicole Kidman, James Corden, Awkwafina, Keegan-Michael Key and Andrew Rannells set to star. The musical follows Emma, a
Madonna just earned her ninth No. 1 album on the Billboard 200 with her new release, “Madame X.” Madonna’s 1984 hit album, “Like A Virgin” was her first to hit No. 1. Following that album, she’s hit
Roseanne Barr and fellow comedian, Andrew Dice Clay are launching a comedy tour called, “Mr. and Mrs. America” that will tackle politics, among other issues. Clay took to Instagram to post a promotional photo for the upcoming
Season 3 of the popular Netflix series “Stranger Things” will begin soon, and the latest trailer just dropped. The three-minute-long, action-packed clip shows that Eleven, Mike, Will, Dustin, Lucas, Max and the rest of the gang are
The animated adventure Toy Story 4 is the No. 1 movie in North America, earning $118 million at the box office this weekend. It’s the biggest opening weekend ever in the “Toy Story” franchise, and also the
A never-before-seen music video featuring Queen’s legendary frontman, Freddie Mercury, was released Thursday on YouTube and on Mercury’s website. It shows the singer-songwriter performing “Time Waits for No One” on the empty stage of London’s Dominion Theatre.
Actress Angelina Jolie is joining Time magazine as a contributing editor. The magazine’s editor in chief and CEO, Edward Felsenthal, announced Jolie’s new position. The magazine said in a statement that Jolie’s pieces will appear each month
Lin-Manuel Miranda is coming back to Broadway with “Freestyle Love Supreme.” Conceived by Anthony Veneziale and co-created by “Hamilton’s” Thomas Kail and Miranda, the show takes cues from the audience to deliver unique, improvisatory hip-hop musical experiences.
HBO has begun production on the first “Game of Thrones” prequel series set in the world of Westeros. The network revealed that it had been working on a slew of spinoff content since 2017, having tapped five
Olivia Wilde and Jon Hamm have signed on to Clint Eastwood’s movie, “The Ballad of Richard Jewell.” The drama is based off of a Vanity Fair story on Jewell, a security guard who was falsely accused
Netflix announced Tuesday that “Queer Eye” would return to the streaming network for a fourth and fifth season. Season 4 of the Emmy-winning, phenomenally popular makeover series will debut July 19 and be set in Kansas City,
Comedian Tiffany Haddish cancelled her June 22 show in Atlanta in protest over Georgia’s controversial new abortion law. The “heartbeat” abortion law bans the procedure as soon as a doctor can detect fetal cardiac activity, which typically
Director Todd Phillips is putting the finishing touches on his Joker origin story, and now he is confirming the film will be released with an R rating. Phillips responded to a fan in the comments thread of his latest Instagram
Britney Spears won a major legal victory, as the singer and her family have been granted a five-year restraining order against her ex-manager, Sam Lutfi. According to court documents, the restraining order is an extension of a
Taylor Swift wished the crowd a “Happy Pride Month” by giving a surprise performance at the Stonewall Inn, the site of the LGBTQ rights landmark The gay bar in New York’s Greenwich Village was holding an event
Cuba Gooding Jr. Charged In Manhattan With Forcible Touching; Second Woman Comes Forward With Allegations
Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. surrendered to the New York Police Department on Thursday, and was charged with forcible touching of a woman. Gooding’s lawyer, Mark Heller, told reporters that his client has “completed the surrender process” and