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John Goodman on His ‘SNL’ Audition: “The Worst Thing I’ve Ever Done in Front of People”

Appearing 13 times on Saturday Night Live has made John Goodman the third most frequent entertainer to host the NBC variety show, but The Conners star says his cast audition wasn’t one for…

Forget Aspen: The Colorado Mountains Where Hollywood Goes to Really Ski

Aspen is the most buzzed-about, see-and-be-seen spot each winter, with the likes of the Kardashians, Kate Hudson and her family, and so many more holding court. But for stars and execs who wish to

‘Peacemaker’ Star Jennifer Holland’s Journey to Harcourt

When Jennifer Holland wrapped filming on James Gunn‘s The Suicide Squad in early 2020, she put black ops member Emilia Harcourt behind her. “I didn’t think I was going to play that…

Box Office: ‘Scream’ Scaring Off ‘Spider-Man’ With $30M-Plus Opening

Paramount’s Scream is scaring up strong business in its box office opening, earning $13.4 million on Friday from 3,664 theaters for a projected weekend debut north of $30 million, based on…

Vinyl District, the Hottest Neighborhood in L.A. Right Now

Over the decades, Hollywood has had its share of efforts at revitalization. Front and center was the massive Hollywood & Highland shopping center (opened in 2001), which didn’t exactly turn the…

Tennis Hall of Famer and ESPN On-Air Announcer Chris Evert Reveals Ovarian Cancer Diagnosis

Former tennis star Chris Evert says she was diagnosed with an early stage of ovarian cancer. The 67-year-old Evert revealed the illness in a

Kaitlyn Bristowe Remembers ‘Bachelorette’ Contestant Clint Arlis After His Death at 34: “Such a Huge Loss”

Kaitlyn Bristowe is sharing her heartfelt thoughts after Clint Arlis, a contestant on her season of ABC’s The Bachelorette that aired in 2015, died this week. He was 34. Arlis’ sister…

‘And Just Like That’ Writers Defend Steve’s Storyline Amid Fan Criticism

[This story contains spoilers for HBO Max’s And Just Like That.] Sex and the City fans couldn’t help but wonder why Steve Brady doesn’t seem to be thriving in HBO Max’s sequel series. And Just…

Mark Wahlberg Reveals Why He Invested in Tequila Brand Flecha Azul

This week, Mark Wahlberg officially became the latest celebrity to enter the adult beverage space by announcing an ownership stake in Flecha Azul Tequila. Famous faces have been gravitating…

Tiffany Haddish Charged With DUI in Georgia

Tiffany Haddish was arrested Friday and charged with driving under the influence, authorities said. The actor and comedian was detained after Peachtree City Police got a call about 2:30 a.m…

‘Gentefied’ Co-Creator on Cancellation: “We Blasted Through a Brick Wall”

Gentefied co-creator and co-showrunner Linda Yvette Chavez says that even though Netflix has canceled the series, she’s immensely proud of how the dramedy played out. “In a world…

Jonah Hill Says His ‘Don’t Look Up’ Character’s Birkin Handbag Was His Idea

When watching Don’t Look Up, Jonah Hill’s character can be seen toting a Hermès Birkin handbag. The actor admits the accessory was his personal choice. In an interview for W’s Best Performances…

President Joe Biden Selects Star Jones to Lead Heritage Board

President Joe Biden has selected lawyer and television personality Star Jones Lugo to lead a U.S. government agency that identifies and protects sites of historic significance to the U.S. in…

Peak TV Update: Scripted Series Volume Hits All-Time High in 2021

A downturn in the number of scripted series in 2020 turned out not to be the start of a trend. The number of scripted series available in the United States hit an all-time high in 2021, according

Fred Parris, “In the Still of the Night” Songwriter and Five Satins Frontman, Dies at 85

Fred Parris, frontman for The Five Satins, the doo-wop group whose smash 1956 ballad “In the Still of the Night” became an enduring standard and was prominently used in movies including Dirty…

‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ to Resume Filming Next Week With Letitia Wright

After several setbacks, among them a major on-set injury and COVID-19 infections, Marvel StudiosBlack Panther: Wakanda Forever is finally restarting production, with star Letitia Wright healed…

Alison Brie Joins John Cena in Action-Comedy ‘Freelance’ (Exclusive)

Alison Brie is set to star opposite John Cena in Freelance, an action-comedy directed by Taken helmer Pierre Morel. AGC Studios, run by Stuart Ford, is behind the project, which has Steve…

‘Peacemaker’ Stars John Cena and Jennifer Holland on the “Stoic” and “Robotic” Dance Sequence

Peacemaker stars John Cena and Jennifer Holland didn’t bat an eyelash when series creator James Gunn announced that he wanted the show’s title sequence to be an…