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Stars of 'Hidden Figures' among SAG Awards presenters

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 4:10am

The nominated stars of "Moonlight," ''Hidden Figures," ''Manchester by the Sea" and "Captain Fantastic" will be among the presenters at the Screen Actors Guild Awards.

After short hiatus, Lady Antebellum is back with new music

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 4:10am

The short hiatus country vocal trio Lady Antebellum announced in 2015 kept them apart for longer than they had been in a decade. Hillary Scott and Charles Kelley went in different directions on their solo albums, while Dave Haywood honed his skills as a producer.

Ellen DeGeneres takes home 3 People's Choice Awards

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 19th - 2:40am

Ellen DeGeneres set a record at the People's Choice Awards , becoming the winningest entertainer in the show's history.

Obama praised for bridging gap between hip-hop, politics

Jonathan Landrum Jr., Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:10pm

Not only is President Barack Obama the nation's first black president, but it's safe to say he has been America's first hip-hop commander-in-chief.

Bill O'Reilly sticks up for 'Old School' in next book

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 8:01pm

Bill O'Reilly's next book won't be a story of military wars but of the culture wars.

Alanis Morissette manager admits to $4.8M theft from singer

Brian Melley, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 8:01pm

The former business manager for Alanis Morissette admitted embezzling more than $7 million from the singer and other celebrities and agreed to plead guilty to federal charges, prosecutors said Wednesday.

Judge revokes bail for hip-hop podcast host in murder case

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 6:14pm

A judge has revoked bail for a hip-hop podcast host arrested in connection with a New York City concert venue shooting that left a rapper's bodyguard dead.

Nicole Richie is new kid on block in Tina Fey TV comedy

Beth Harris, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 6:12pm

Nicole Richie is the new kid on the comedy block in an upcoming NBC workplace comedy from Tina Fey.

Ray Liotta finds career on upswing with TV police series

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 4:32pm

Ray Liotta knows that he's firmly cemented in the public's mind as the real-life mobster he played in the 1990 movie "Goodfellas."

Washington U. class focuses on Kanye West

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 3:51pm

A new course at Washington University in St. Louis is focused on the world of Kanye West.

NBC renews hit drama 'This Is Us' for 2 more seasons

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 3:40pm

NBC's hit freshman drama "This Is Us" will be sticking around for at least a couple more years.

Actor dishing up laughs, not roast beef, on new NBC show

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 3:21pm

Nick D'Agosto was truly working for the man before he found success on the small screen.

Kevin O'Leary to run for Conservative leadership in Canada

Rob Gillies, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 2:31pm

Canada is getting its own reality show politician.

'Birds of Opulence' author wins Gaines literary award

Chevel Johnson, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 1:51pm

When author Crystal Wilkinson of Kentucky learned she won the 2016 Ernest J. Gaines Award for Literary Excellence, she said she reverted to her 12-year-old self, shrieking and squealing with glee.

Monae among performers at Women's March on Washington

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 1:31pm

Janelle Monae, Maxwell and Angelique Kidjo are set to perform at the Women's March on Washington this weekend.

Harry Winston jewelry store robbed in French Riviera

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 12:41pm

A French official says a robber with a hand grenade and an automatic handgun has stolen diamond necklaces and other jewelry from a Harry Winston store in the French Riviera city of Cannes.

'Will & Grace' 10-episode revival set for 2017-18 season

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 12:11pm

"Will & Grace" is making a comeback.

New 'Star Trek' delayed again? Either way, James Frain joins

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 12:00pm

"Star Trek: Discovery" may or may not land on CBS All Access in May, as previously announced.

Octavia Spencer is named Hasty Pudding Woman of the Year

The Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:32am

Octavia Spencer, who won an Oscar and several other awards for best supporting actress in "The Help," was named Woman of the Year on Wednesday by Harvard University's Hasty Pudding Theatricals.

Sundance directors, actors find reteaming a winning formula

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted  Jan 18th - 11:10am

Whether muse or friend or both, actors and directors choosing to work together again is a tale as old as cinema.