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Oscars 2021: Where to watch the best picture nominees

Oscars 2021: Where to watch the best picture nominees

In years past unless you made it to a theater multiple times, you probably didn’t get a chance to see all the films nominated for best picture at the Oscars. But Covid-19 changed that. With most theaters closed due to the pandemic, streaming became the way to enjoy many of the latest films. The 93rd…

Anderson Cooper gets advice from Ken Jennings before guest-hosting ‘Jeopardy!’

Anderson Cooper gets advice from Ken Jennings before guest-hosting ‘Jeopardy!’

Anderson Cooper is turning to the “Jeopardy!” G.O.A.T. Ken Jennings for some advice on his guest-hosting gig for charity. Jennings explained that if you follow the example of the late Alex Trebek, the game show can run itself. “The great thing about ‘Jeopardy’ is the game kind of runs itself,” Jennings said. “If you watch…

‘Cruel Summer’ offers a time-twisting spin on a teen-soap mystery

‘Cruel Summer’ offers a time-twisting spin on a teen-soap mystery

“Cruel Summer” is set in the 1990s and shares its name with a Bananarama song from the ’80s, but its bingeable qualities make it nicely suited to the 2020s. How well that will translate to Freeform, the Disney-owned cable network, could be another matter, but this time-twisting soap opera certainly doesn’t suffer from a lack…

‘WandaVision,’ ‘Emily in Paris’ top MTV Movie & TV Awards nominations

‘WandaVision,’ ‘Emily in Paris’ top MTV Movie & TV Awards nominations

The nominations are in and “WandaVision” has come out on top. The 2021 MTV Movie & TV Awards has given five nominations to the Elizabeth Olsen-led Disney+ series, including best show, best fight and best hero. Other top nominees included “Emily in Paris” (4 nominations), “The Boys” (4 nominations) and “Bridgerton” (3 nominations). The network…

‘Downton Abbey’ film sequel coming for Christmas

‘Downton Abbey’ film sequel coming for Christmas

The “Downton Abbey” film is getting the band back together. On Monday, Focus Features announced it has set production with Gareth Neame’s Carnival Films on “Downton Abbey 2.” “The original principal cast will all once again return for the second film which began production last week and is set to release Christmas 2021,” according to…

Earth Day programs come in many shades of green, but this year some seek rays of hope

Earth Day programs come in many shades of green, but this year some seek rays of hope

There’s no one way for documentary fare to acknowledge Earth Day, but the programs generally fall into one or more of four distinct buckets in regard to the health of the planet: Depressing, vaguely hopeful, star-studded, and celebrating the natural world to highlight what we might be losing. As shades of green go, “depressing” seems…

Marion Cotillard and Adam Driver to open Cannes Film Festival in ‘Annette’

“Annette,” a musical starring Marion Cotillard and Adam Driver will open the 2021 Cannes Film Festival on July 6. The film, set in Los Angeles, is directed by “Holy Motors” director Leos Carax and is his English language debut. It tells the story of a couple, Henry (played by Driver), a stand-up comedian, and Ann…

Taylor Swift is back at No. 1 for the third time in less than a year

Taylor Swift is back at No. 1 for the third time in less than a year

Taylor Swift stays making records and breaking records. According to Billboard she notched her ninth No. 1 album with the debut “Fearless (Taylor’s Version).” This makes her the first woman to ever score three new number one albums in less than a year following last year’s “Folklore” and “Evermore.” “Fearless (Taylor’s Version)” is the re-recorded…

Lizzo has heard from Chris Evans about her drunken DMs

Lizzo is feeling good as hell after Chris Evans replied to her flirty message. “Don’t drink and DM,” the “Truth Hurts” singer warned fans on TikTok on Saturday, revealing she had sent the “Avengers” star a drunken message on Instagram after one too many. In the video, Lizzo lip-syncs to a TikTok audio by Tatayanna…

ACM Awards 2021: See who won at the ACM Awards

ACM Awards 2021: See who won at the ACM Awards

The Academy of Country Music Awards, celebrating the best in country music, were presented Sunday in Nashville. Luke Bryan won entertainer of the year, but he was unable to attend due to testing positive for Covid-19 last week. Maren Morris and Chris Stapleton, who led in nominations going into the night, also took home top…

ACM Awards 2021: See who’s nominated at Sunday’s show

ACM Awards 2021: See who’s nominated at Sunday’s show

The Academy of Country Music Awards, which celebrate some of the best songs and performances in country music of the year, will be presented Sunday. Maren Morris and Chris Stapleton lead in nominations with six each. Keith Urban and “Black Like Me Singer” Mickey Guyton will co-host the event. Multiple performances are planned for the…

Helen McCrory, ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘Peaky Blinders’ star, dead at 52

Helen McCrory, ‘Harry Potter’ and ‘Peaky Blinders’ star, dead at 52

Helen McCrory, the British actress best known for her roles in the ‘Harry Potter’ films and ‘Peaky Blinders,’ has died, her husband, actor Damian Lewis, announced on Friday. McCrory, who was 52, died “peacefully at home” after “an heroic battle with cancer,” the “Homeland” star said in a tweet. The London-born actress, who starred as…

DMX featured on new song with French Montana and Swizz Beatz

DMX featured on new song with French Montana and Swizz Beatz

Swizz Beatz and French Montana have a new song out with the late DMX. The song, “Been to War,” appears on Season 2 of Epix’s “Godfather of Harlem.” DMX was dear friends with Swizz Beatz. Check it out below: DMX died last week at the age of 50, following a heart attack at his home…

Sharon Osbourne to break her silence in first interview since exiting ‘The Talk’

Sharon Osbourne to break her silence in first interview since exiting ‘The Talk’

Sharon Osbourne will discuss her departure from CBS’s “The Talk” in an interview set to air Friday. Osbourne will be speaking for the first time since her dramatic exit in Friday’s episode of “Real Time with Bill Maher” on HBO. Osbourne’s departure came two weeks after an on-air confrontation with one of her co-hosts, Sheryl Underwood,…

Aidan Shaw will be back in the ‘Sex and the City’ reboot

Aidan Shaw will be back in the ‘Sex and the City’ reboot

We just may be seeing Aidan Shaw’s face again. On Thursday, John Corbett, who played Carrie’s furniture maker ex-fiancé on “Sex and the City,” told Page Six that he will be returning to the reboot. “I’m going to do the show,” Corbett said, calling it “very exciting.” While we don’t know how Aidan fits into…

Karen Olivo leaving Broadway’s ‘Moulin Rouge’

Karen Olivo leaving Broadway’s ‘Moulin Rouge’

Tony-winning actress Karen Olivo has announced she is leaving the Broadway production of “Moulin Rouge! The Musical” due to a lack of response by the theater community over allegations producer Scott Rudin verbally and physically abused numerous staff members at his production company over the years. Olivo made the announcement on Instagram Wednesday, “For all…

Kate Winslet classes up small-town secrets in ‘Mare of Easttown’

Kate Winslet classes up small-town secrets in ‘Mare of Easttown’

Small towns harbor big secrets in prestige TV, and so it is in “Mare of Easttown,” a showcase for Kate Winslet that resembles “Broadchurch” in the broad strokes, before establishing its own distinct personality. Slow to start, the limited series gains momentum while mostly providing Winslet a fine star vehicle a decade after her Emmy-winning…

Katy Perry and Miranda Kerr talk about their close relationship

Katy Perry and Miranda Kerr talk about their close relationship

Katy Perry and Miranda Kerr are all about the love. The singer and the supermodel met up on Instagram Live Tuesday, where they gushed over each other and how much they support each other’s ambitions. Kerr was married to Perry’s fiancé, Orlando Bloom from 2010 to 2013. Kerr and Bloom share 10-year-old son Flynn together.…

Kyra Sedgwick says she isn’t invited back to Tom Cruise’s house

Kyra Sedgwick says she isn’t invited back to Tom Cruise’s house

Kyra Sedgwick once had a nosy moment as a house guest. The actress appeared on Wednesday’s episode of “The Drew Barrymore Show” and told Barrymore a story about attending a party filled with movie stars at Tom Cruise’s house about 30 years ago. Sedgwick says this was around the time she had starred in the…

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez announce breakup in new statement

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez announce breakup in new statement

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez say they are better off as friends. The stars announced on Thursday that they are officially ending their two-year engagement. “We have realized we are better as friends and look forward to remaining so,” a representative for Lopez told CNN in a statement first reported by NBC. “We will continue…

Colton Underwood filming unscripted series for Netflix

Colton Underwood filming unscripted series for Netflix

Colton Underwood is returning to reality TV — but this time on Netflix. The former “Bachelor” star who for the first time on Wednesday publicly revealed he is gay, is currently in production on an unscripted series for the streaming service, according to a source with knowledge of the project. Representatives for Netflix did not…

What to expect at the Oscars

What to expect at the Oscars

Amid a global pandemic, shuttered movie theaters and after a two-month delay, Sunday’s 93rd Academy Awards are already poised to feel very different than previous years. The event will return to the Dolby Theatre, as well hold separate live locations at Union Station in Los Angeles, a space in the UK and another in Paris,…