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Former ABC News Journalist Arrested and Charged for Transportation of Child Pornography

James Gorden Meek, a former investigative producer and journalist for ABC News, has been arrested and charged on suspicion of transportation of child pornography. The Department of Justice announced the 53-year-old from Arlington, Virginia, was taken into custody Tuesday night. If convicted, Meek will receive a mandatory minimum of five years in prison and a […]

Tony Awards Rules That Voters Do Not Need to See All Shows This Season

Tony Awards voters will not have to see every nominated performer or show to vote in that category this season, according to a new rule from the Tony Award Administration Committee.  The rule change, put in place for the 2022-2023 season only, will allow a voter to still vote in a category if they have […]

SXSW Sets Donald Glover Show ‘Swarm’, Apple ‘Tetris’ Movie for Lineup

Donald Glover’s Amazon show Swarm, Apple’s making-of Tetris movie and Disney+ series American Born Chinese are among the new additions to the TV and film lineup at the upcoming SXSW festival. The Elizabeth Banks-produced MGM movie Bottoms, from the team behind Shiva Baby, is set for the headliners section, joining the Taron Egerton-fronted Tetris and […]

Guest Column: The Demise of Time’s Up Doesn’t Spell the End of Hollywood’s Equality Push

I wish I was more surprised by the absence of women in the best director category at the Academy Awards nominations that were announced on Jan. 24. Just a quick reminder: only seven women have ever been nominated for best director (Jane Campion has been nominated twice), and three have taken home the award, the […]

‘Rust’ Charges: Prosecutors Say Alec Baldwin Shouldn’t Have Pointed Gun

Alec Baldwin has officially been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the fatal shooting of Rust cinematographer Halyna Hutchins. Charges were formally filed against Baldwin and armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, who both face two counts of involuntary manslaughter, on Tuesday after Santa Fe District Attorney Mary Carmack-Altwies announced criminal charges against both on Jan. 19. Notably, prosecutors […]

Ashton Kutcher Says He Wants Danny Masterson to Be Innocent of Rape Allegations: “I Just Don’t Know”

Ashton Kutcher is speaking publicly for the first time about his former That ’70s Show and The Ranch co-star Danny Masteron, who was on trial last fall following multiple rape allegations from the early 2000s. Speaking to Esquire in an interview published Tuesday, Kutcher discusses his vasculitis diagnosis, life on the front page of the […]

Priscilla Presley Moves to Invalidate Daughter Lisa Marie Presley’s Will

A Presley estate battle is brewing. In a petition filed in Los Angeles Superior Court on Thursday, Priscilla Presley challenges the will of her daughter, Lisa Marie Presley. She questions the “authenticity and validity” of a 2016 amendment that replaced her and former business manager Barry Siegel as co-trustees with Lisa Marie Presley’s daughter Riley […]

Marilyn Manson Sued Over Alleged Sexual Assault of a Minor

Marilyn Manson is facing another lawsuit for sex crimes, this time from a woman who says she was groomed and sexually assaulted when she was underage in the 1990s. Manson allegedly targeted the Jane Doe plaintiff when she was 16 using his celebrity to “groom, manipulate and exploit” her, resulting in multiple sexual assaults over […]

Artios Awards: Rita Moreno to Receive Career Achievement Honor, Yvette Nicole Brown Set as Host

The Casting Society (CSA) announced on Monday that the 38th Annual Artios Awards, set for March 9, will be hosted by Emmy-nominated actress Yvette Nicole Brown. Brown previously hosted the first virtual awards ceremony in 2021 and will be on hand to emcee the organization’s first in-person gala in two years. “Yvette did an amazing […]

Lisa Loring, Original Wednesday Actress on ‘The Addams Family,’ Dies at 64

Lisa Loring, the actress who played Wednesday Addams on the classic TV adaptation of The Addams Family, has died. She was 64. Loring died Saturday night at Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Burbank of complications from a stroke caused by high blood pressure, her daughter Vanessa Foumberg told The Hollywood Reporter. “She went peacefully […]

Super Bowl 2023: Kansas City Chiefs, Philadelphia Eagles to Face Off on Feb. 12

The Kansas City Chiefs and the Philadelphia Eagles will face off in Super Bowl LVII, which will take place Feb. 12. The game will air live on Fox from State Farm Stadium in Glendale, Arizona. The Chiefs beat the Cincinnati Bengals to win the AFC title Sunday, while the Eagles beat the San Francisco 49ers […]

Jamie Lee Curtis Says She Has “Emerged” While Celebrating the “Beautiful Gift of Aging” in Hollywood

Jamie Lee Curtis is getting candid about what it’s like getting older in Hollywood, saying, “I’m pro-aging! I feel more alive today than I ever have, even with COVID.” On Saturday, Curtis was recognized with the AARP Career Achievement Award at the Movies for Grownups Awards. In an interview with the magazine, she expressed how […]

Alan Cumming Surprised by Worldwide Reaction to Returning OBE Honor: “I Kind of Broke the Internet”

Alan Cumming made headlines this week when he announced on his Instagram that he had returned his Officer of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire — and the reaction surprised even the star himself. “I didn’t quite expect it to have such an international — I kind of broke the internet yesterday,” Cumming […]

How W. Kamau Bell Feels About Bill Cosby’s Announced Return to Stand-Up Stage

Sundance kicked off its fest with a mountain-chic opening night fundraiser whose slate of honorees included We Need to Talk About Cosby creator W. Kamau Bell. The comic and filmmaker, who picked up the nonfiction Vanguard Award presented by Acura at the IMDbPro-presented event, offered his take on the news that disgraced comedian Bill Cosby […]

Damar Hamlin Speaks Out for the First Time After Experiencing Cardiac Arrest: “I Don’t Even Have the Words”

Damar Hamlin is speaking out publicly for the first time since collapsing on the field during the Jan. 2 Monday Night Football game between the Buffalo Bills and Cincinnati Bengals. The Bills safety collapsed following a hit during the game. Medical officials administered CPR on the field before he was taken away in an ambulance […]

Viola Davis, Tyler Perry, Justin Timberlake React to Tyre Nichols’ Death: “We Demand Justice”

Viola Davis, Tyler Perry, Justin Timberlake and Questlove were among the Hollywood notables sharing reactions on social media about Tyre Nichols, who died earlier this month following an altercation with Memphis Police Department officers during a traffic stop in Tennessee. Body camera and surveillance video of the Jan. 7 stop was released Friday, showing the […]