07/17/2014 5:20amThe closing act at a charity event, Chinese actress Zhou Xun sang two songs then stayed on stage for the best of encores.
07/17/2014 6:00amAndy Samberg wants ousted "Saturday Night Live" cast members to know there is life after the comedy show.
07/17/2014 6:10amA funny thing happened during a Q&A for Fox's "Brooklyn Nine-Nine."
07/17/2014 8:00amMoving to a new home is said to be one of the most stressful events you can endure — up there with death and divorce — but Julia Stiles has just done it and looks radiant.
07/17/2014 8:10amThere's a lot more purging going on in this inevitable sequel to last summer's surprise horror hit "The Purge." Expanding the parameters of the low-budget original by taking the action literally out into the streets, "The Purge: Anarchy" efficiently exploits its high-concept premise while delivering far more visceral thrills than its predecessor. Like it or not, a new franchise seems to have been born.
07/17/2014 8:20amDoing a visual album has paid off for Beyonce: She's the leading nominee at the MTV Video Music Awards.
07/17/2014 8:31amA country music extravaganza featuring some of the biggest names in the genre will descend on Las Vegas this fall, taking a cue from the massive rock, pop, electronic dance music and indie festivals that have recently made Sin City home.
07/17/2014 9:31amDavid Fincher's "Gone Girl" will make its world premiere as the opening night film at the 52nd New York Film Festival.
07/17/2014 12:10pmFilm and theater star Elaine Stritch has died, according to Brigade Marketing; she was 89.
07/17/2014 12:21pm"How I Met Your Dad" may not be dead yet.
07/17/2014 1:01pmA man who converted his antebellum home into a cluttered, quirky Elvis Presley shrine was found dead Thursday on the front porch, two days after police said he fatally shot a man who forced his way into the museum.
07/17/2014 1:11pmTea Leoni got the go-ahead from her kids to get back to work.
07/17/2014 1:51pmA large, colorful billboard from the 1937 release of the animated film "Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs" is up for auction.
07/17/2014 3:11pmMagicians Siegfried & Roy welcomed three new snowy white lion cubs to their Secret Garden habitat on the Las Vegas Strip.
07/17/2014 3:11pmOntario's law society has revoked former Broadway theater mogul Garth Drabinsky's license to practice law.
07/17/2014 3:42pmElaine Stritch was more than a Broadway actress. She was a New York institution, strolling around in a fur coat, pork pie hat or oversized sunglasses. She often wore shorts and ties, or just black stockings and a white flowing shirt. Her weapon of choice was the zinger.
07/17/2014 4:00pm"Spasiba, Katya," David Hallberg calls out, thanking a colleague in what sounds like a pretty convincing Russian accent. We're on our way upstairs to his dressing room at the David H. Koch Theater at Lincoln Center, where his name is emblazoned on the door — in Cyrillic letters.
07/17/2014 4:01pmMark Harmon is getting busier.
07/17/2014 4:21pmTwo filmmakers charged in a train collision that killed a camera assistant while shooting a movie about singer Gregg Allman said Thursday her death "will haunt us forever." But they insisted they committed no crimes that put their crew in harm's way.
07/17/2014 5:12pmThe new Captain America will be an African-American.
07/17/2014 5:50pmThe Michigan city of Battle Creek is becoming a star magnet.
07/17/2014 6:43pmNorth Carolina's poet laureate resigned Thursday, less than a week after her appointment as criticism of the governor for choosing a writer with just two self-published books of poems continued.
07/17/2014 6:50pmKevin Williamson says if you think his new CBS series, "Stalker," crosses a line, "change the channel."
07/17/2014 7:41pmUniversal Pictures and the filmmakers behind the planned N.W.A. biopic are distancing themselves from an offensive casting announcement for the film.