'The Irishman' named best picture by New York Film Critics
The New York Film Critics Circle have named “The Irishman” the year's best film, handing Martin Scorsese's mob epic its second such honor in two days.
New Zealand leader finds perfect spokesman: Stephen Colbert
New Zealand has relied on hobbits, bungy jumping and rugby to entice tourists in the past, but now its tourism industry is being boosted by Stephen Colbert.
AFI names 'Joker,' 'Jojo' among top 10 films of the year
The American Film Institute on Wednesday named its top 10 movies of the year.
Random House to publish Trump impeachment report
A leading publisher will release book edition of the House Intelligence Committee's findings on President Donald Trump next week.
New Orleans is home to mystical academy in new Marvel comic
New Orleans is the setting for a new magic-themed Marvel comic book debuting in March.
Gabrielle Union, NBC meet over 'America's Got Talent' firing
Gabrielle Union and NBC both said Wednesday that they have had a “productive” first conversation on her firing from “America's Got Talent" and her allegations that she was removed for complaining about on-set racism and other behavior.
Booksellers get holiday bonuses from James Patterson
James Patterson is continuing one of publishing's happier holiday traditions: bonuses for booksellers.
Sundance sets lineup with Taylor Swift, ‘Tesla,’ ‘Downhill’
A documentary on Taylor Swift will kickoff the next Sundance Film Festival, where new films including the Will Ferrell-Julia Louis Dreyfus remake of the Swedish film “Force Majeure" and Benh Zeitlin's long-awaited follow-up to “Beasts of the Southern Wild" are set to premiere.
Kid Rock's Detroit eatery closing after his anti-Oprah rant
The owners of a Detroit sports arena housing Kid Rock's restaurant say the musician won't renew his licensing agreement for the eatery.
Rapper T.I.’s remarks spark NY bill to end virginity tests
A New York lawmaker wants to ban virginity tests in response to the controversial remarks made recently by the rapper T.
Lady Gaga to headline pre-Super Bowl concert in Miami
Lady Gaga is returning to the Super Bowl stage _ sort of.
'Star Trek' writer, story editor DC Fontana dead at age 80
"Star Trek” script writer D.
Tejano singer convicted of rape to launch comeback tour
A Grammy Award-winning Tejano singer who was convicted of raping an underage female relative and imprisoned for more than a decade will relaunch his career in Houston next week.
Classic Blue is Pantone Color Institute’s color of the year
The Pantone Color Institute has picked versatile, timeless Classic Blue as its color of the year for 2020.
Willie Nelson says he's not smoking, but is still using pot
Willie Nelson may have given up smoking, but he hasn't stopped using marijuana.
Cavill: Door 'hasn't closed' on Superman, but 1st, 'Witcher'
Henry Cavill is all-in on his Netflix fantasy series "The Witcher," but he says the “door hasn't closed”on a return as Superman in the DC cinematic universe.
Chanel celebrates its artisans in glimmering Paris show
Chanel has brought its itinerant off-season fashion show the “arts and crafts,” with its swath of VIPs including Penelope Cruz and Marion Cotillard, back to home ground in Paris to mark its first collection since Karl Lagerfeld died earlier this year.
Back for a gig in Stockholm, A$AP Rocky won’t play in prison
Sweden’s prison board says U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky won’t be able to perform in the prison where he was held until convicted of assault in a June street brawl in Stockholm.
‘Green Book’ director Farrelly, brother get disability award
"Green Book" director Peter Farrelly and his filmmaker brother, Bobby Farrelly, are being recognized for pressing Hollywood to do a better job of casting and portraying people with disabilities.
The Who plans 1st Cincinnati area concert since ’79 tragedy
The rock band The Who plans an announcement marking the 40th anniversary of a Cincinnati concert, where 11 fans died.