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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,…

Latest ‘Fast & Furious’ film ‘F9’ drops new trailer

Latest ‘Fast & Furious’ film ‘F9’ drops new trailer

The ninth installment in the “Fast & Furious” franchise has a new release date set for June 25. A new trailer for the upcoming film, titled “F9,” released Wednesday. The movie comes almost a full year after its original May 2020 release date. The first trailer was released in January 2020. “Fast & Furious” stars,…

Hit crime drama ‘Luther’ isn’t ‘authentic,’ BBC’s diversity chief says

Hit crime drama ‘Luther’ isn’t ‘authentic,’ BBC’s diversity chief says

The BBC’s diversity chief has said its hit detective series “Luther” is not “authentic” enough. The show’s protagonist, John Luther, played by Idris Elba, “doesn’t have any Black friends, he doesn’t eat any Caribbean food, this doesn’t feel authentic,” said Miranda Wayland. “It’s great having those big landmark shows with those key characters, but it’s…

Morgan Wallen says he’s working on himself after racial slur controversy

Morgan Wallen says he’s working on himself after racial slur controversy

After apologizing in February for a racial slur controversy, Morgan Wallen isn’t planning on riding the success of his recent album. The country star posted a four-page, handwritten note to his verified Instagram account Tuesday saying he’s used the time out of the limelight to work on himself and will not be playing any concerts…

Former ‘Bachelor’ star Colton Underwood: ‘I’m gay’

Former ‘Bachelor’ star Colton Underwood: ‘I’m gay’

Colton Underwood told Robin Roberts on “Good Morning America” that he is gay in an interview that aired Wednesday morning. “This year’s been a lot for a lot of people and it’s probably made a lot of people look at themselves in the year and figure out who they are,” Underwood said. “I’ve ran from…

‘Bridgerton’ renewed for two more seasons at Netflix

‘Bridgerton’ renewed for two more seasons at Netflix

Dearest readers, prepare for news that will get your petticoats in a twist: Netflix is giving us at least four seasons of “Bridgerton.” The streamer on Tuesday announced it has renewed the Regency-era drama from Shonda Rhimes for a third and fourth season. The announcement comes as hearts continue to mend over the news that…

Kanye West asks for joint custody in divorce filing

Kanye West asks for joint custody in divorce filing

Kanye West has responded to Kim Kardashian’s divorce filing. In his own response filed on Friday and obtained by CNN, West has requested joint legal and physical custody of their four children. Neither party is seeking spousal support. Representatives for West had no comment. Kardashian filed for divorce back in February. CNN has reached out…

The cast of ‘ER’ will reunite for special ‘Stars In The House’ episode

The cast of ‘ER’ will reunite for special ‘Stars In The House’ episode

Yes, Dr. Doug Ross will be there. The cast of “ER” will reunite on “Stars In The House” for a special Earth Day episode for Waterkeeper Alliance, producers Seth Rudetsky and James Wesley have announced. Waterkeeper is the fastest growing global nonprofit focused solely on clean water. Gloria Reuben, who played physician assistant Jeanie Boulet…

Britney Spears is ‘flattered’ people care so much

Britney Spears is ‘flattered’ people care so much

Britney Spears feels the love. The singer posted video Monday on her verified Instagram account she said was shot last year for the “Just a Touch of Rose” project. She didn’t explain exactly what that is or was, but Spears did share “I have over 10 minutes of video for the Rose project and trust…

‘The Talk’ returns with Sheryl Underwood remarks and an episode on race

“The Talk” returned Monday by jumping right into a conversation about race. It was the first new episode since cohost Sharon Osbourne left the CBS daytime talk show in the wake of a heated discussion she had with fellow cohost Sheryl Underwood over Osbourne’s support of her friend, Piers Morgan. Underwood questioned that support after…

Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song welcome their first child together

Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song welcome their first child together

Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song have welcomed a new baby, a rep for Culkin confirmed to CNN. The couple welcomed a son named Dakota Song Culkin, after the actor’s late sister, Dakota, who died in 2008 at age 29. The baby was born on April 5 in Los Angeles. “We’re overjoyed,” Culkin and Song said…

‘MacGyver’ fans campaign to save show

‘MacGyver’ fans campaign to save show

It looks like “MacGyver” will not be returning for a sixth season — and some viewers are not happy about that. A petition has been launched in an attempt to get the series (which is either a reboot or a spinoff of the 1980s original based on who you ask) renewed by CBS. “MacGyver is…

Luke Bryan to miss first ‘American Idol’ live show due to Covid diagnosis

Luke Bryan to miss first ‘American Idol’ live show due to Covid diagnosis

“American Idol” judge Luke Bryan is sitting out the first live show after testing positive for Covid-19, the singer announced on Monday. “I’m sad to say I won’t be a part of tonight’s first live @AmericanIdol show,” Bryan wrote on social media. “I tested positive for COVID but I’m doing well and look forward to…

Will Smith and Antoine Fuqua pull ‘Emancipation’ production from Georgia

Will Smith and Antoine Fuqua pull ‘Emancipation’ production from Georgia

Georgia has lost a major production because of its newly restrictive voting legislation. It was announced Monday that director/producer Antoine Fuqua and his Fuqua Films and actor/producer Will Smith and his media company Westbrook Inc. have opted to move production of their forthcoming film “Emancipation” from the state. “At this moment in time, the Nation…

Bad Bunny announces 2022 tour

Bad Bunny announces 2022 tour

It’s happening! Bad Bunny has announced he’s heading out on a North American tour, calling it El Último Tour del Mundo 2022. It’s the same name as his 2020 album. Tickets go on sale Friday and the tour dates run from February through April of next year. The Grammy Award winner announced the tour on…

‘Shameless’ series finale after party hit a snag

‘Shameless’ series finale after party hit a snag

No spoilers here, but people were sad about Sunday’s “Shameless” series finale. And it wasn’t just because of what happened on the final episode of the hit Showtime series about a dysfunctional family headed by single dad Frank Gallagher (played by William H. Macy) or that the show was wrapping up after 11 seasons. What…

‘WTF With Marc Maron’ awarded the Governors Award by The Podcast Academy

‘WTF With Marc Maron’ awarded the Governors Award by The Podcast Academy

“WTF with Marc Maron” will receive the first-ever Governors Award at the inaugural Awards for Excellence in Audio (The Ambies) on May 16. The Podcast Academy said that its Board of Governors will give Maron the award, which “recognizes a podcast or individual for the compelling impact they’ve had on the industry.” Maron and his…

Hugh Jackman celebrates 25th wedding anniversary with Deborra-Lee Furness

Hugh Jackman celebrates 25th wedding anniversary with Deborra-Lee Furness

Hugh Jackman and his wife Deborra-Lee Furness are celebrating 25 years of marriage. Jackman took to Instagram on Sunday to post a tribute to Furness, writing, “Being married to you Deb is as natural as breathing.” He continued: “From nearly the moment we met … I knew our destiny was to be together. In our…

Chet Hanks releases risqué ‘White Boy Summer’ teaser video

Chet Hanks releases risqué ‘White Boy Summer’ teaser video

If there’s one thing Chet Hanks has mastered, it’s the art of causing a stir. Weeks after courting controversy with his new “White Boy Summer” clothing brand, the son of Hollywood actor Tom Hanks has teased the first look at his accompanying raunchy new music video. On Sunday, the 30-year-old treated his 483,000 Instagram followers…