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Tribeca Festival Sets Talks With Taylor Swift, Seth Meyers, Tyler Perry, Plus ‘Heat’ Reunion

The Tribeca Festival has revealed the lineups for its talks, reunions and master class sessions at the 2022 event. Taylor Swift, Seth Meyers, Tyler Perry, Pharrell Williams, Adam McKay, Cynthia Erivo, Tig Notaro, W. Kamau Bell, Phil Rosenthal and Julian Schnabel are among the stars set to participate in extended discussions of their work as […]

Pharrell Williams, Alana Haim Visit Chanel Labyrinth at Art Basel Miami Beach

Artist Es Devlin wanted guests to engage in all their senses when she designed “Five Echoes,” the public installation commissioned by Chanel to honor the 100th anniversary of the house’s iconic No. 5 fragrance. More than 2,000 fragrant trees, grasses and other plants were sourced to create a forest-like environment at Jungle Plaza in Miami’s […]

Critic’s Notebook: Louis Vuitton’s Virgil Abloh Tribute Sparked Gamut of Emotions for Star-Studded Front Row

Only one element marred Tuesday’s Louis Vuitton men’s show in Miami, one that felt decidedly inappropriate to some guests — indeed, to employ the word used by one high-profile fashion editor, it veered into “offensive.” But more on that later. It’s not too big a leap to arrive at such an opinion, especially as Tuesday […]

‘Sing 2’ Set for AFI Fest World Premiere

Round up the chorus, Sing 2 will be making music at AFI Fest. The Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures sequel has just been added to the Los Angeles festival’s lineup and is scheduled to have its world premiere on Nov. 14 at TCL Chinese Theatre. The animated film features the voice talents of Matthew McConaughey, […]

Chanel Teams with Pharrell Williams’ Black Ambition on Mentorship Program for Black and Latinx Entrepreneurs

Chanel is teaming with Pharrell Williams and his nonprofit Black Ambition on a two-part initiative focused on Black and Latinx entrepreneurs aimed at providing “access to knowledge, insights and opportunities from industry-leading experts.” For part one, Chanel assembled the panel “Women Who Lead” that featured Tracee Ellis Ross, Medley co-founder Edith Cooper, Good American CEO […]

Webby Awards: Dwayne Johnson, Ava DuVernay, Anthony Fauci Among Honorees

The winners and special achievement honorees for the 2021 Webbys have been announced. Honorees include Dwayne Johnson, Ava DuVernay, Dr. Anthony Fauci, Riz Ahmed, Andra Day, Yara Shahidi and José Andrés. Johnson is recognized for his use of social media to connect with people, amplify important issues and provide inspiration, motivation and exclusive content to […]

Pharrell Williams Launches Non-Profit Initiative Black Ambition to Aid Black and Latinx Entrepreneurs

Pharrell Williams announced on Tuesday the launch of Black Ambition, a non-profit initiative set to support Black and Latinx entrepreneurs who are launching tech, design, healthcare, consumer products and services startups. The initiative is committed to leveling the playing field and fostering the ingenuity, determination, and resilience of underrepresented entrepreneurs.

Emmys: A Guide to This Year’s Music and Lyrics Nominees

While the Emmys are known as television's highest honor, a number of nominees will be acknowledged for their musical talents during the 2020 Emmy Awards.

Pharrell Williams, Kenya Barris, Ellen DeGeneres Launch Juneteenth Pledge, Rally Corporate America (Exclusive)

Pharrell Williams, Ellen DeGeneres, Kenya Barris and CNN’s Van Jones have launched what they are billing The Juneteenth Pledge to ensure Juneteenth -- the oldest nationally celebrated commemoration of slavery’s ending in the U.S -- becomes a paid holiday in the U.S.

Kenya Barris, Pharrell Williams in Talks With Netflix for Juneteenth-Inspired Musical

'Black-ish' creator Kenya Barris and Pharrell Williams are in talks with Netflix to develop a feature musical inspired by Juneteenth, The Hollywood Reporter has confirmed.

Watch Live: LeBron James Hosts Star-Studded Virtual ‘Graduate Together’ Event for Class of 2020

Watch a live stream of LeBron James, Barack Obama, Jonas Brothers, Yara Shahidi, Ben Platt, Lena Waithe, Pharrell Williams, Zendaya and Olivia Wilde participating in a virtual graduation ceremony for 2020 high-school seniors called 'Graduate Together: America Honors the High School Class of 2020.'

Watch ‘One World: Together at Home’ Featuring Billie Eilish, Lizzo and More

Amid social distancing and home isolation, artists are coming together to support health care professionals working on the front line to battle the coronavirus. Featuring a lineup curated by Lady Gaga, Global Citizen's 'One World: Together at Home' broadcast and digital stream event is set to take place Saturday, including virtual concerts and performances from top names as well as appearances by health experts. Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel and Jimmy Fallon are hosting.