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Lady Gaga Speaks Out On R. Kelly, Apologizes For Their Past Collaboration

Lady Gaga has apologized for working with R. Kelly and plans to remove their 2013 single from streaming services. Gaga has been under fire to condemn Kelly since the recent Lifetime documentary, “Surviving R. Kelly,” was released.  The documentary chronicles allegations of abuse, predatory behavior and pedophilia against Kelly (Kelly has strongly denied the allegations.). ...Read Full Story

Captain Marvel: New “Special Look” Trailer Is Released

The new Captain Marvel movie starring Brie Larson is scheduled to hit theaters March 8, and now a new “special look” trailer for the superhero film was released. This new trailer premiered during the College Football National Championship on Monday night and contains footage from previous trailers as well as a number of brand-new scenes. With Captain Marvel’s release date fast approaching, tickets are now on sale in the US, including those for early showings on the night of Thursday, March 7.. ...Read Full Story

‘The Notebook’ Is Coming To Broadway As Musical

More than a decade after Ryan Gosling and Rachel McAdams starred in “The Notebook,” it will be coming to Broadway as a musical. Singer Ingrid Michaelson and “This Is Us” supervising producer Bekah Brunstetter are adapting the Nicholas Sparks tale for the stage, and Kevin McCollum and Kurt Deutsch are producing the musical in association with Sparks, according to a news release. Sparks said in a statement: “I am thrilled to work with Bekah and Ingrid in order to make ‘The Notebook’ a reality on Broadway. They are amazingly talented, and obviously, the story is near and dear to my heart.”=. ...Read Full Story

Netflix Drops Release Date And Trailer For “Black Mirror” Movie, “Bandersnatch”

On Thursday, Netflix released the trailer for the upcoming film for the acclaimed show, “Black Mirror,” which centers on a young British programmer, played by Fionn Whitehead, who helps design a video game based on a book with a terrifying backstory. The book’s author is a man named Jerome F. Davies, and as is common on “Black Mirror” episodes, things take a bizarre turn.. ...Read Full Story

Kevin Spacey Charged With Sexual Assault; Posts Bizarre Video As His “Frank Underwood” Character From House Of Cards

Officials announced earlier this week that Kevin Spacey has been formally charged with sexual assault, more than a year after a former Boston news anchor came forward with allegations the disgraced actor sexually assaulted her teenage son at a bar in 2016. Cape and Island District Attorney Michael O’Keefe said in a statement “a criminal complaint of indecent assault and battery” has been issued “against Kevin S. Fowler, also known as Kevin Spacey,” for the July 2016 incident. Spacey will be arraigned at Nantucket District Court January 7.. ...Read Full Story

Selena Gomez Appears For First Time Since Entering Treatment Facility

Selena Gomez appeared in several Instagram, marking her first public appearances since entering a treatment facility two months ago. Gomez was pictured with a group of friends, including former “Wizards of Waverly Place” co-star Bailee Madison at a snow-tubing trip in Big Bear, California. Madison posted a photo of her, Gomez and friend Connar Franklin with the caption: “My snow.” Franklin also posted several photos on her Instagram showing Gomez smiling. . ...Read Full Story

Actor Geoffrey Rush Denies Allegations Of Improper Conduct With Former Co-Star

Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush has denied claims he acted inappropriately toward an actress more than seven years ago. Yael Stone, who appeared in “Orange is the New Black” on Netflix, said in a series of interviews that Rush sent sexually suggestive text messages, exposed himself and attempted to watch her shower during their stint together in “Diary of a Madman” at Sydney’s Belvoir Street Theatre in 2010 and 2011.. ...Read Full Story

Actor Geoffrey Rush Denies Allegations Of Improper Conduct With Former Co-Star

Oscar-winner Geoffrey Rush has denied claims he acted inappropriately toward an actress more than seven years ago. Yael Stone, who appeared in “Orange is the New Black” on Netflix, said in a series of interviews that Rush sent sexually suggestive text messages, exposed himself and attempted to watch her shower during their stint together in “Diary of a Madman” at Sydney’s Belvoir Street Theatre in 2010 and 2011. . ...Read Full Story

Alfonso Ribeiro Sues Fortnite And NBA 2K Creators For Stealing “Carlton Dance”

Alfonso Ribeiro is suing Epic Games and Take-Two Interactive Software, Inc., the creators of the popular online video games Fortnite and NBA 2K, respectively, for allegedly stealing a dance move he made famous during his tenure as Carlton Banks on The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air. Ribeiro, 47, recently filed a lawsuit that claims Fortnite’s “Fresh” emote is an exact copy of “The Carlton” dance, which was featured on the ‘90s sitcom. Carlton frequently would blast Tom Jones’ “It’s Not Unusual” and swing his arms and wiggle his hips in an exaggerated move that quickly became synonymous with the character.. ...Read Full Story

Jeff Bridges To Receive Cecil B. DeMille Award At Golden Globes

Jeff Bridges will be the recipient of the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the Golden Globes next month. Hollywood Foreign Press Association President Meher Tatna said in a statement that the actor/ director/producer, who turned 69 earlier this month, is being honored for his “brilliant body of work across diverse genres” that “has captured the hearts and minds of audiences worldwide for more than six decades.”. ...Read Full Story

‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ And ‘The Mule’ Score Big At The Box Office

“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse” is the new box office king, earning $35.4 million during its first three days of release. “Spider-Verse,” based on Sony’s catalog of Marvel heroes, is resonating with a slightly older audience; and has been lauded for bringing a fresh take to the genre. It uses a mix of CGI and hand-drawn animation to bring the web-slinger to life.. ...Read Full Story

Chris Pratt And Tom Holland Are Elf Brothers For Pixar’s ‘Onward’

Tom Holland and Chris Pratt will be teaming up again soon, playing a pair of elf brothers in Pixar’s “Onward.”  The story is about two teenage elf brothers “who embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.”  The studio also announced that Julia Louis-Dreyfus (“Veep”) and Octavia Spencer (“The Shape of Water”) will lend their voices to the film as well.. ...Read Full Story

Taylor Swift’s Reputation Tour To Debut On Netflix On New Year’s Eve

Taylor Swift is taking her groundbreaking Reputation Stadium Tour to Netflix with a special concert film. Swift, who turned 29 yesterday, took to Instagram to make the special announcement on her birthday. “Thanks so much for all the birthday wishes!” Swift wrote in the caption. “Today I finally get to show you something we’ve been working on for a while… the trailer for the Reputation Stadium Tour!” The film is set to premiere on Dec. 31st.. ...Read Full Story

Production Halted After Crew Member Killed In Accident On The Set Of STARZ Series “Power”

A crew member on the hit STARZ series Power was killed Monday morning, shutting down production on Season 6 of the drama. Longtime production assistant Pedro Jimenez was fatally struck by an SUV at about 4:30 a.m. EST while setting up parking cones for a Brooklyn location shoot. STARZ confirmed the news with a statement. Jimenez, who was with the series since its first day of production, was 63 years old. The series has temporarily shut down production out of respect for Jimenez’s family, who was informed of his passing almost immediately. . ...Read Full Story

‘Ralph Breaks The Internet’ And ‘The Grinch’ To Make Box Office History This Weekend

Box office history is in the making as Disney Animation’s Ralph Breaks the Internet and Universal-Illumination’s The Grinch are being projected to win the top two slots in U.S. theaters this weekend. It was the first time that two animated films had been at the top of the heap since June 2012, when Disney-Pixar’s Brave took the top spot at the box office, and Dreamworks Madagascar 3 took second place.. ...Read Full Story

Kevin Hart Announced As Host Of 2019 Academy Awards

Comedian Kevin Hart has been officially chosen as the host of the 2019 Academy Awards show, his first time serving as the show’s emcee. This follows earlier reports that the actor had been in talks with the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences about hosting the ceremony.  For the past two years, the Oscars ceremony had been hosted by late-night comedian Jimmy Kimmel. . ...Read Full Story

Nick Jonas And Priyanka Chopra Share Wedding Pictures; Make First Appearance After Their Wedding In India

Nick Jonas and Priyanka Chopra said their “I dos” over the weekend, and they did it twice. The famous couple made it official during a Christian ceremony, led by the groom’s pastor father, Paul Kevin Jonas, on Saturday. The following day, the married again during a traditional Hindu ceremony that honored Chopra’s faith and heritage. Jonas and Chopra capped off their epic wedding weekend by making their first public appearance as a married couple in Jodhpur, in the western Indian state of Rajasthan, on Monday.  Check out all of the beautiful pictures of the newlyweds in the link below. . ...Read Full Story

Daredevil Cancelled At Netflix After Three Seasons

Despite strong reviews and a huge fan following, Netflix announced it is cancelling “Daredevil” after three seasons. This is the latest Marvel series, after “Luke Cage” and “Iron Fist,” that Netflix  has cancelled recently. Starring Charlie Cox as a blind lawyer-turned-superhero in New York City, “Daredevil” was the first series released as part of the Marvel -Netflix deal in 2015. This leaves “Jessica Jones” and “The Punisher” as the two remaining Marvel series on Netflix.. ...Read Full Story