2018

Alex Trebek, Tragically Hip receive Order of Canada Wearing a Jeopardy baseball cap and using the same tone he employs to explain difficult subjects on the show, Trebek says, “I had a slight medical problem, subdural hematoma, blood clots on the brain caused by a fall I endured about two months ago. The prognosis is excellent, […]

HBO said on Thursday that Benioff and Weiss will also direct the final season. Production on the final season started in October, and filming is expected to last until mid-2018. Martin the chance to finish one or two new Game of Thrones books that he said in July he was working on. ‘Game of Thrones’ returns: Who […]

Out of solidarity with victims of sexual assault, many actors at Golden Globes will be wearing black 300 Hollywood A-listers launch campaign against sexual harassment Vereen says his intention was “to create an environment that replicated the themes of that musical during the rehearsal process.” He hoped the women accepted his “sincere apology.” © The […]

(Adrees Latif/Reuters) Letterman, 70, left his job as host of The Late Show in May 2015, saying he wanted to spend more time with his family after more than 30 years on late night television. Called My Next Guest Needs No Introduction with David Letterman, the six-episode series will also feature interviews with actor George Clooney, rapper […]

Soulpepper Theatre Company announced Thursday evening that it has accepted the resignation of artistic director Albert Schultz. Schultz said previously he was taking a leave of absence while the company’s board of directors investigated the claims.  “These claims make serious allegations against me which I do not take lightly,” Schultz said in a statement Wednesday. Soulpepper’s […]

One wildcard is Ridley Scott’s J. (Valerie Macon/AFP/Getty Images) That lack of change will be on display Sunday, too, where five men will compete for best director despite several potential nominees in Greta Gerwig (Lady Bird), Dee Rees (Mudbound) and Patty Jenkins (Wonder Woman). “That will be really powerful,” Allison Janney, a supporting actress nominee […]

Famed conductor Charles Dutoit accused of sexual misconduct Dutoit’s office said there is no truth to the allegations. 17-20. Joshua Weilerstein will replace Charles Dutoit and lead performances with the New York Philharmonic following sexual assault allegations against the renowned conductor. © The Associated Press, 2017 The New York Philharmonic made the announcement Friday and said […]

(Shannon Stapleton/Reuters) During the Women’s March in Washington on Jan. 21, as far as the eye could see, heads were topped with handmade pink knitwear. And speaking of putting a ring on it … Beyoncé​ gives Instagram a bump (Instagram) ​Beyoncé’s  pregnancy photoshoot announcement on Instagram in February now has more than 11 million likes, making it the most-liked Instagram post ever, according […]

Crews removed more than 40 metric tons of debris last year. The first celebration in the area was in 1904, the same year the city’s first subway line started running. Security will be tighter than ever before. 31, 2015 file photo, pedestrians submit to a search as they enter the area. The National Weather Service expects […]

His death was ruled a suicide. Prodigy ​ Mobb Deep’s Prodigy died at age 42 after being hospitalized for complications caused by a sickle cell anemia crisis. (Jesse Grant/Getty Images for The Salvation Army) Della Reese was an actress and gospel-influenced singer who found her greatest fame mid-career as Tess, the wise angel in the long-running television […]

So therefore ain’t no invite. LeBron James, Ariana Grande and even a call for chicken nuggets made the list of 2017’s most popular tweets. A MAN NEEDS HIS NUGGS pic.twitter.com/4SrfHmEMo3— @carterjwm A more sobering tweet from Ariana Grande following the terrorist attack in Manchester outside her concert venue in May was also among the most popular of […]

“Richard was an incredibly complex personality. (Richard Hambleton archives/Woodward Gallery) John Woodward, who has spent decades attempting to catalogue Hambleton’s oeuvre, says while some works were lost due to the artist’s nomadic existence — pieces often destroyed by angry landlords — there is still a wealth of material out there. He could be charming, he could be charismatic. […]

Another musical, The Greatest Showman, with Hugh Jackman as P.T. The animated kids film Ferdinand took fifth with $11.7 million. Emma Watson stars as Belle and Dan Stevens as the Beast in Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, a live-action adaptation of the studio’s animated classic directed by Bill Condon. The film got some added recognition when Scott […]

Abrams, talent agencies Creative Artists and William Morris Endeavor, and filmmaker Steven Spielberg’s foundation. and around the world — largely against men in the media and entertainment industries — following the scandal around disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. More than 300 female actors, directors, screenwriters and other entertainment industry players launched a new campaign Monday […]