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Tyra Banks waltzing in as new 'Dancing With the Stars' host

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 9:46pm

Tyra Banks will be showing off her moves as solo host of ABC’s “Dancing With the Stars.”

Timing of Carlson's vacation familiar to Fox News viewers

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 3:56pm

Maybe the trout will be running this week for Fox News' Tucker Carlson.

Telluride Film Festival canceled due to pandemic

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 2:38pm

The Telluride Film Festival, the annual film retreat held in the Colorado mountains and one of the fall movie season's top launching pads, has been canceled.

Jimmy Fallon, 'Tonight' show return to studio, sans audience

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 10:06am

The studio is largely empty, but Jimmy Fallon is out of his home and back to the “Tonight” show stage.

Michael B. Jordan wants you to view a drive-in movie, on him

Gary Gerard Hamilton, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 9:35am

For Michael B. Jordan, timing is everything. So when the SAG award winner marched in a Los Angeles Black Lives Matter protest last month demanding that Hollywood drastically increase its diversity in the executive ranks, it was a moment he felt prepared for.

Tom Bergeron, Erin Andrews exit 'Dancing With the Stars'

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 7:12am

The dance has ended for “Dancing With the Stars” hosts Tom Bergeron and Erin Andrews.

Back to the '80s: Andrew McCarthy writing 'Brat Pack' book

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 14th - 6:00am

Actor-writer-director Andrew McCarthy, a 57-year-old father of three, keeps getting asked about his “Brat Pack” years in the 1980s.

Peacock enters streaming fray with paid, free subscriptions

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 12:19pm

Peacock is joining the streaming world with a few feathers plucked from its intended array of original programs.

Andre Aciman, Tayari Jones releasing audio-only stories

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 13th - 7:09am

New fiction from Andre Aciman, Tayari Jones and Rufi Thorpe will be available this summer as audiobooks only.

Kelly Preston dies at 57 after battle with breast cancer, husband John Travolta confirms

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 12th - 11:59pm

Kelly Preston dies at 57 after battle with breast cancer, husband John Travolta confirms.

Tucker Carlson writer resigns after racist posts revealed

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 2:51pm

Tucker Carlson’s top writer has resigned from Fox News after secretly posting racist and sexist remarks online.

Bollywood's Amitabh Bachchan, 3 family members test positive

Ashok Sharma, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 1:53pm

Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan, his son and two other family members have tested positive for the coronavirus in Mumbai, India’s financial and entertainment capital, a government minister said Sunday.

Beckham son Brooklyn is engaged to actress Nicola Peltz

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 11th - 9:58am

Brooklyn Beckham, son of retired soccer superstar David Beckham and fashion designer Victoria Beckham, and American actress Nicola Peltz have announced they're engaged.

Jada and Will Smith reveal marriage trouble on Facebook show

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 10th - 2:54pm

With their marriage under social-media scrutiny, Jada Pinkett Smith and Will Smith reaffirmed their commitment to each other as Pinkett Smith admitted to having a relationship with musician August Alsina when she and Smith were separated.

How The Chicks dropped the word 'Dixie' from their name

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 10th - 11:12am

When The Chicks decided to drop the word “Dixie” from the band's name, it was the culmination of years of internal discussions and attempts to distance itself from negative connotations with the word.

Man gets prison for failed theft of Magna Carta in England

Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 10th - 9:54am

A U.K. judge has sentenced a man to four years for attempting to steal one of the original copies of the the Magna Carta from Salisbury Cathedral in England.

WWII-era planes make flyby in honor of late singer Vera Lynn

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 10th - 5:17am

World War II-era aircraft flew over the late singer Vera Lynn’s village in southeastern England on Friday, offering a final tribute to the “Forces’ Sweetheart” who buoyed the morale of Britain during the conflict and beyond.

New Euro soccer format a platform for CBS to build audience

Rob Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 9th - 4:32pm

August is a single elimination tournament tournament and that’s an amazing, unique piece," DeBevoise said. "When it comes to October when you have got six, eight (group stage) games on a Tuesday afternoon at 3 p.m. (ET) — that doesn’t make sense on TV.

Police: Pop Smoke's social media led killers to LA home

Stefanie Dazio, Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 9th - 11:14am

Authorities believe rising rapper Pop Smoke was shot and killed during a Los Angeles home-invasion robbery in February after his social media posts led five suspects to the house he was renting, police said after detectives arrested the group Thursday morning.

MSNBC appoints Joy Reid as Chris Matthews' replacement

The Associated Press  |  Posted Jul 9th - 7:20am

MSNBC says Joy Reid will move into the early evening time slot vacated in March by former “Hardball” host Chris Matthew's retirement in March.