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Report: Hollywood chasing film rights to upcoming novel from Bill Clinton and James Patterson

Getty Images/Nicolas Hunt(LOS ANGELES) -- The President is Missing -- the forthcoming novel from former President Bill Clinton and best-selling author James Patterson -- isn't due out until next year, but a bidding war apparently already is brewing in   ... Read More

James Cameron prepping “Titanic” special for movie’s 20th anniversary

Getty Images/David J. Hogan(LOS ANGELES) -- Director James Cameron is returning to Titanic.To celebrate the 20th anniversary of his film, Cameron and the National Geographic network will partner on an hour-long documentary that will look not only at the making of the   ... Read More

Usher joins James Corden for “Carpool Karaoke” on Tuesday’s “The Late Late Show”

Terence Patrick/CBS ©2017 CBS Broadcasting, Inc.(LOS ANGELES) -- Usher made a surprise visit to The Late Late Show with James Corden on Tuesday night for the latest edition of “Carpool Karaoke.” The segment, which may have been filmed some   ... Read More

“America’s Got Talent” recap: DJ Khaled is a guest judge as seven acts advance

NBCUniversal Media - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- The Judge Cuts continued on Tuesday’s edition of America’s Got Talent, with seven more of the 20 acts that made it through the auditions advancing to the Live Rounds.Sad, singing clown Puddles Pity   ... Read More

Lupita Nyong’o glad fans “spoke up” about Twitter-inspired buddy movie

Getty Images for Disney(LOS ANGELES) -- Remember that Rihanna/Lupita Nyong'o action movie everyone was having fun fantasizing about a few months ago on Twitter?  Nyongo'o's thanking fans for making that happen. “You know, what’s really cool is that people spoke up   ... Read More

“Simpsons” creator Matt Groening to bring animated “Disenchantment” to Netflix

Fox - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Matt Groening [GRAY-ning], whose acclaimed series The Simpsons changed television and who followed it with the animated Emmy-winning Futurama, is coming to Netflix. Groening has landed a 20-episode deal for Disenchantment, an animated series   ... Read More

Anne Hathaway in talks to replace Amy Schumer in Barbie movie

ABC/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) -- Is there a Barbie Dream House in Anne Hathaway‘s future?The Oscar-winner reportedly is in talks to star in Sony’s live-action Barbie movie, based on the iconic Mattel toy line. She would replace Amy Schumer, who was   ... Read More

“Modern Family” kids ink two-season deal with big pay raise

ABC/Richard Cartwright(LOS ANGELES) -- The young stars of ABC's Modern Family will be staying put for a while.The sitcom's core kid stars -- Rico Rodriguez, Nolan Gould, Sarah Hyland and Ariel Winter -- all have  gotten "significant" pay bumps, sources tell Variety.   ... Read More

Johnny Depp reportedly slams lawsuit claim he has “psychological issues”

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Johnny Depp has reportedly fired the latest salvo in his ongoing lawsuit against his former business managers.Britain's Daily Mail claims that it has obtained court documents in which the Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell   ... Read More

Justice League reshoots causing problems for Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Some of DC comics' biggest superheroes team up for the upcoming Justice League movie, but rounding up its stars for last-minute reshoots is proving to be a headache -- and a costly one   ... Read More

“The Bachelorette” recap: Rachel Lindsay brings her last three suitors home

ABC/Paul Hebert(LOS ANGELES) -- The tables were turned on Monday night's episode of The Bachelorette.Instead of bachelorette Rachel Lindsay visiting her suitors' homes, they visited her home in Dallas. Lindsay's father was missing in action, but the guys met   ... Read More

Laurence Fishburne cast in Marvel’s “Ant-Man and the Wasp”

ABC/Bob D'Amico(SAN DIEGO) -- The Marvel Universe has tapped Laurence Fishburne for a supersized role in their upcoming superhero film.At San Diego Comic-Con over the weekend, Marvel announced Fishburne is joining the cast of Ant-Man and the Wasp as Dr.   ... Read More

Paula Patton says her new ABC drama “Somewhere Between” is quite a “ride”

ABC/Fred Lee(NEW YORK) -- In the new ABC limited-run drama Somewhere Between, Paula Patton plays a journalist and mom whose young daughter is murdered. However, the grieving mother is given a second chance when she's catapulted back in time seven days   ... Read More

Hilary Duff’s L.A. home burglarized while she and son vacationed in Canada

ABC Radio(NEW YORK) -- Hilary Duff got quite a scare last week when she returned home from a vacation with her son and discovered that her Los Angeles home had been burglarized.

"This is a scary and upsetting situation   ... Read More

Jimmy Kimmel’s 3-month-old son “doing great” after open-heart surgery, shares 1st photo since emotional monologue

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Jimmy Kimmel took to Twitter Friday to provide an update on his three-month-old son Billy and to share a photo of the infant, the first since Kimmel's emotional opening monologue in May, when he revealed   ... Read More

“Star Trek: Discovery,” “Ready Player One,” and “Stranger Things Season 2” trailers premiere at Comic-Con

Sonequa Martin-Green as Lt. Commander Michael Burnham; CBS Interactive/Jan Thijs(SAN DIEGO) -- San Diego Comic-Con wrapped up this weekend and as is standard, the entertainment industry rolled out new trailers for some of the most anticipated movies and TV   ... Read More

Marvel’s “Thor: Ragnarok,” “Avengers: Infinity War” and “Black Panther” steal the show at Comic-Con

(Back row L - R) Actors Jeff Goldblum, Karl Urban, Tessa Thompson, Rachel House, (front row L-R) Mark Ruffalo, director Taika Waititi, actors Cate Blanchett, Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston from Marvel Studios’ ‘Thor: Ragnarok' at the San Diego Comic-Con   ... Read More

“Game of Thrones” recap: “Stormborn”

HBO/Helen Sloane(LOS ANGELES) -- (SPOILERS AHEAD) On episode two of Game of Thrones' seventh season, Daenerys, Cersei and Jon Snow meet with their respective allies, Samwell Tarly tries to help Jorah Mormont out of a scaly situation, Arya   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” victorious at the box office with $50.5 million weekend

(L-R) JAMES D'ARCY as Colonel Winnant and KENNETH BRANAGH as Commander Bolton -- Warner Bros. Pictures 2017(NEW YORK) -- Dunkirk marched to the top of the weekend box office with an estimated $50.5 million debut. Overseas, the film --   ... Read More

Ben Affleck disputes rumors he’s giving up on Batman

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Ben Affleck surprised the comic world's biggest fans at Saturday's Comic-Con International in San Diego.The actor, who debuted as Batman in last March's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, appeared alongside his Justice League co-stars,   ... Read More

‘Home Alone’ and ‘Sopranos’ actor John Heard dead at 71

Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Actor John Heard [herd], perhaps best known as the dad in the first two Home Alone movies, and for an Emmy-nominated role in TV’s The Sopranos, died Friday.  California’s Santa Clara County   ... Read More

Creators of HBO’s “Confederate” respond to backlash

(L-R) David Benioff and D. B. Weiss -- Getty Images/Steve Granitz(LOS ANGELES) -- When HBO announced it would be producing a new series, Confederate, involving an alternate timeline in which the south has seceded and slavery still exists,   ... Read More

“Insecure” cast says the HBO series hits close to home

HBO/Anne Marie Fox(LOS ANGELES) -- With the second season of Insecure set to premiere on Sunday, the cast of the hit HBO series is weighing in on their connection to their characters. In addition to sharing how the show   ... Read More

Bubble blows up: Rihanna invades your multiplex today in “Valerian”

(L-R) "Valerian" director Luc Besson, Rihanna -- Credit: Eric Charbonneau(LOS ANGELES) -- Rihanna Navy, get hyped: your girl is landing at your local multiplex this weekend.The singer stars in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, a   ... Read More

Kerry Washington to receive Women Making History award

Getty Images/Taylor Hill(LOS ANGELES) -- Kerry Washington is set to be honored for her significant contributions in film and television.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Washington is one of three recipients of the sixth annual Woman Making History awards,   ... Read More

Disney Channel’s “Descendants 2” promises more action, more music and more villains

Disney Channel - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Sometimes it’s good to be bad. The Villain Kids -- aka VKs -- are back for more wicked fun in Descendants 2, the sequel to Disney Channel’s popular 2015 film following the   ... Read More

“Girls Trip” Co-Star Kofi Siriboe has “the hugest crush” on co-star Jada Pinkett Smith

Universal - 2017(NEW YORK) --  Kofi Siriboe can confidentially say that one of the highlights of his young life is playing Jada Pinkett Smith's love interest in the new romantic movie comedy, Girls Trip.Girls Trip stars Pinkett Smith, Regina   ... Read More

Will Smith geeks out over “Star Wars” at Comic-Con

Getty Images/Albert L. Ortega(SAN DIEGO) -- At Comic-Con, everyone's a fan, even multimillionaire celebrity superstar actors like Will Smith.  Smith was on hand at the annual event in San Diego to promote his new project, Bright -- Netflix's first big   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” and “Girls Trip” among this week’s new releases

(L-R) HARRY STYLES as Alex, ANEURIN BARNARD as Gibson and FIONN WHITEHEAD as Tommy in the Warner Bros. Pictures action thriller "DUNKIRK," a Warner Bros. Pictures release.(LOS ANGELES) -- Opening nationwide on Friday:* Dunkirk -- Christopher Nolan's latest thriller   ... Read More

John Boyega laments lack of racial diversity in “Game of Thrones”

Lucasfilm - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Star Wars actor John Boyega is calling out fantasy shows like Game of Thrones for what he describes as their lack of diversity."There are no black people on Game of Thrones," he said in   ... Read More

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Report: Hollywood chasing film rights to upcoming novel from Bill Clinton and James Patterson

Getty Images/Nicolas Hunt(LOS ANGELES) -- The President is Missing -- the forthcoming novel from former President Bill Clinton and best-selling author James Patterson -- isn't due out until next year, but a bidding war apparently already is brewing in   ... Read More

James Cameron prepping “Titanic” special for movie’s 20th anniversary

Getty Images/David J. Hogan(LOS ANGELES) -- Director James Cameron is returning to Titanic.To celebrate the 20th anniversary of his film, Cameron and the National Geographic network will partner on an hour-long documentary that will look not only at the making of the   ... Read More

Usher joins James Corden for “Carpool Karaoke” on Tuesday’s “The Late Late Show”

Terence Patrick/CBS ©2017 CBS Broadcasting, Inc.(LOS ANGELES) -- Usher made a surprise visit to The Late Late Show with James Corden on Tuesday night for the latest edition of “Carpool Karaoke.” The segment, which may have been filmed some   ... Read More

“America’s Got Talent” recap: DJ Khaled is a guest judge as seven acts advance

NBCUniversal Media - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- The Judge Cuts continued on Tuesday’s edition of America’s Got Talent, with seven more of the 20 acts that made it through the auditions advancing to the Live Rounds.Sad, singing clown Puddles Pity   ... Read More

Lupita Nyong’o glad fans “spoke up” about Twitter-inspired buddy movie

Getty Images for Disney(LOS ANGELES) -- Remember that Rihanna/Lupita Nyong'o action movie everyone was having fun fantasizing about a few months ago on Twitter?  Nyongo'o's thanking fans for making that happen. “You know, what’s really cool is that people spoke up   ... Read More

“Simpsons” creator Matt Groening to bring animated “Disenchantment” to Netflix

Fox - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Matt Groening [GRAY-ning], whose acclaimed series The Simpsons changed television and who followed it with the animated Emmy-winning Futurama, is coming to Netflix. Groening has landed a 20-episode deal for Disenchantment, an animated series   ... Read More

Anne Hathaway in talks to replace Amy Schumer in Barbie movie

ABC/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) -- Is there a Barbie Dream House in Anne Hathaway‘s future?The Oscar-winner reportedly is in talks to star in Sony’s live-action Barbie movie, based on the iconic Mattel toy line. She would replace Amy Schumer, who was   ... Read More

“Modern Family” kids ink two-season deal with big pay raise

ABC/Richard Cartwright(LOS ANGELES) -- The young stars of ABC's Modern Family will be staying put for a while.The sitcom's core kid stars -- Rico Rodriguez, Nolan Gould, Sarah Hyland and Ariel Winter -- all have  gotten "significant" pay bumps, sources tell Variety.   ... Read More

Johnny Depp reportedly slams lawsuit claim he has “psychological issues”

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Johnny Depp has reportedly fired the latest salvo in his ongoing lawsuit against his former business managers.Britain's Daily Mail claims that it has obtained court documents in which the Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell   ... Read More

Justice League reshoots causing problems for Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Some of DC comics' biggest superheroes team up for the upcoming Justice League movie, but rounding up its stars for last-minute reshoots is proving to be a headache -- and a costly one   ... Read More

“The Bachelorette” recap: Rachel Lindsay brings her last three suitors home

ABC/Paul Hebert(LOS ANGELES) -- The tables were turned on Monday night's episode of The Bachelorette.Instead of bachelorette Rachel Lindsay visiting her suitors' homes, they visited her home in Dallas. Lindsay's father was missing in action, but the guys met   ... Read More

Laurence Fishburne cast in Marvel’s “Ant-Man and the Wasp”

ABC/Bob D'Amico(SAN DIEGO) -- The Marvel Universe has tapped Laurence Fishburne for a supersized role in their upcoming superhero film.At San Diego Comic-Con over the weekend, Marvel announced Fishburne is joining the cast of Ant-Man and the Wasp as Dr.   ... Read More

Paula Patton says her new ABC drama “Somewhere Between” is quite a “ride”

ABC/Fred Lee(NEW YORK) -- In the new ABC limited-run drama Somewhere Between, Paula Patton plays a journalist and mom whose young daughter is murdered. However, the grieving mother is given a second chance when she's catapulted back in time seven days   ... Read More

Hilary Duff’s L.A. home burglarized while she and son vacationed in Canada

ABC Radio(NEW YORK) -- Hilary Duff got quite a scare last week when she returned home from a vacation with her son and discovered that her Los Angeles home had been burglarized.

"This is a scary and upsetting situation   ... Read More

Jimmy Kimmel’s 3-month-old son “doing great” after open-heart surgery, shares 1st photo since emotional monologue

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Jimmy Kimmel took to Twitter Friday to provide an update on his three-month-old son Billy and to share a photo of the infant, the first since Kimmel's emotional opening monologue in May, when he revealed   ... Read More

“Star Trek: Discovery,” “Ready Player One,” and “Stranger Things Season 2” trailers premiere at Comic-Con

Sonequa Martin-Green as Lt. Commander Michael Burnham; CBS Interactive/Jan Thijs(SAN DIEGO) -- San Diego Comic-Con wrapped up this weekend and as is standard, the entertainment industry rolled out new trailers for some of the most anticipated movies and TV   ... Read More

Marvel’s “Thor: Ragnarok,” “Avengers: Infinity War” and “Black Panther” steal the show at Comic-Con

(Back row L - R) Actors Jeff Goldblum, Karl Urban, Tessa Thompson, Rachel House, (front row L-R) Mark Ruffalo, director Taika Waititi, actors Cate Blanchett, Chris Hemsworth and Tom Hiddleston from Marvel Studios’ ‘Thor: Ragnarok' at the San Diego Comic-Con   ... Read More

“Game of Thrones” recap: “Stormborn”

HBO/Helen Sloane(LOS ANGELES) -- (SPOILERS AHEAD) On episode two of Game of Thrones' seventh season, Daenerys, Cersei and Jon Snow meet with their respective allies, Samwell Tarly tries to help Jorah Mormont out of a scaly situation, Arya   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” victorious at the box office with $50.5 million weekend

(L-R) JAMES D'ARCY as Colonel Winnant and KENNETH BRANAGH as Commander Bolton -- Warner Bros. Pictures 2017(NEW YORK) -- Dunkirk marched to the top of the weekend box office with an estimated $50.5 million debut. Overseas, the film --   ... Read More

Ben Affleck disputes rumors he’s giving up on Batman

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Ben Affleck surprised the comic world's biggest fans at Saturday's Comic-Con International in San Diego.The actor, who debuted as Batman in last March's Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice, appeared alongside his Justice League co-stars,   ... Read More

‘Home Alone’ and ‘Sopranos’ actor John Heard dead at 71

Albert L. Ortega/Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) -- Actor John Heard [herd], perhaps best known as the dad in the first two Home Alone movies, and for an Emmy-nominated role in TV’s The Sopranos, died Friday.  California’s Santa Clara County   ... Read More

Creators of HBO’s “Confederate” respond to backlash

(L-R) David Benioff and D. B. Weiss -- Getty Images/Steve Granitz(LOS ANGELES) -- When HBO announced it would be producing a new series, Confederate, involving an alternate timeline in which the south has seceded and slavery still exists,   ... Read More

“Insecure” cast says the HBO series hits close to home

HBO/Anne Marie Fox(LOS ANGELES) -- With the second season of Insecure set to premiere on Sunday, the cast of the hit HBO series is weighing in on their connection to their characters. In addition to sharing how the show   ... Read More

Bubble blows up: Rihanna invades your multiplex today in “Valerian”

(L-R) "Valerian" director Luc Besson, Rihanna -- Credit: Eric Charbonneau(LOS ANGELES) -- Rihanna Navy, get hyped: your girl is landing at your local multiplex this weekend.The singer stars in Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, a   ... Read More

Kerry Washington to receive Women Making History award

Getty Images/Taylor Hill(LOS ANGELES) -- Kerry Washington is set to be honored for her significant contributions in film and television.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Washington is one of three recipients of the sixth annual Woman Making History awards,   ... Read More

Disney Channel’s “Descendants 2” promises more action, more music and more villains

Disney Channel - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Sometimes it’s good to be bad. The Villain Kids -- aka VKs -- are back for more wicked fun in Descendants 2, the sequel to Disney Channel’s popular 2015 film following the   ... Read More

“Girls Trip” Co-Star Kofi Siriboe has “the hugest crush” on co-star Jada Pinkett Smith

Universal - 2017(NEW YORK) --  Kofi Siriboe can confidentially say that one of the highlights of his young life is playing Jada Pinkett Smith's love interest in the new romantic movie comedy, Girls Trip.Girls Trip stars Pinkett Smith, Regina   ... Read More

Will Smith geeks out over “Star Wars” at Comic-Con

Getty Images/Albert L. Ortega(SAN DIEGO) -- At Comic-Con, everyone's a fan, even multimillionaire celebrity superstar actors like Will Smith.  Smith was on hand at the annual event in San Diego to promote his new project, Bright -- Netflix's first big   ... Read More

“Dunkirk” and “Girls Trip” among this week’s new releases

(L-R) HARRY STYLES as Alex, ANEURIN BARNARD as Gibson and FIONN WHITEHEAD as Tommy in the Warner Bros. Pictures action thriller "DUNKIRK," a Warner Bros. Pictures release.(LOS ANGELES) -- Opening nationwide on Friday:* Dunkirk -- Christopher Nolan's latest thriller   ... Read More

John Boyega laments lack of racial diversity in “Game of Thrones”

Lucasfilm - 2017(LOS ANGELES) -- Star Wars actor John Boyega is calling out fantasy shows like Game of Thrones for what he describes as their lack of diversity."There are no black people on Game of Thrones," he said in   ... Read More

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