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Answer: We don't know yet. Question: Who is the new host of 'Jeopardy!'?

Answer: We don't know yet. Question: Who is the new host of 'Jeopardy!'?

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted June 10 - 8:04 p.m.

Filling the void left by the late Alex Trebek involves sophisticated research and a parade of guest hosts doing their best to impress viewers and the studio that's expected to make the call before the new season begins taping later this summer.
Hong Kong's Tiananmen museum shuts down amid investigation

Hong Kong's Tiananmen museum shuts down amid investigation

Zen Soo, Associated Press  |  Updated June 2 - 11:47 a.m.

A Hong Kong museum commemorating China's deadly 1989 crackdown on pro-democracy protests closed Wednesday three days after opening as the ruling Communist Party tries to stamp out the last traces of public discussion of the event.
California's Coachella music festival to return in April 2022

California's Coachella music festival to return in April 2022

Reuters  |  Updated June 1 - 2:24 p.m.

The Coachella music festival in the Southern California desert will return for the first time in two years in April 2022, the organizer announced on Tuesday.
'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78

'Hooked on a Feeling' singer B.J. Thomas dies at 78

Hillel Italie, Associated Press  |  Posted May 30 - 9:18 a.m.

B.J. Thomas, the Grammy-winning singer who enjoyed success on the pop, country and gospel charts with such hits as "I Just Can't Help Believing," "Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My Head" and "Hooked on a Feeling," has died. He was 78.
Gavin MacLeod, 'Love Boat' captain, dies at 90

Gavin MacLeod, 'Love Boat' captain, dies at 90

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Updated May 29 - 5:09 p.m.

Gavin MacLeod, the veteran supporting actor who achieved fame as sardonic TV news writer Murray Slaughter on "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and stardom playing cheerful Capt. Stubing on "The Love Boat," has died. He was 90.
Review: 'A Quiet Place Part II' is a worthy sequel that stands all on its own

Review: 'A Quiet Place Part II' is a worthy sequel that stands all on its own

John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted May 28 - 7:43 p.m.

Here are a few reasons "A Quiet Place Part II" is not just a great sequel but a solid movie all on its own.
'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' author Eric Carle dies at 91

'The Very Hungry Caterpillar' author Eric Carle dies at 91

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted May 26 - 6:26 p.m.

Eric Carle, the beloved children's author and illustrator whose classic "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" and other works gave millions of kids some of their earliest and most cherished literary memories, has died at age 91.
Maren Morris, Miranda Lambert lead CMT Music Awards noms

Maren Morris, Miranda Lambert lead CMT Music Awards noms

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Updated May 13 - 12:00 p.m.

Former tourmates Miranda Lambert and Maren Morris are the leading nominees for the 2021 CMT Music Awards, celebrating the best in country music videos.
Jay-Z, Foo Fighters and Go-Go's in Rock Hall of Fame on first try

Jay-Z, Foo Fighters and Go-Go's in Rock Hall of Fame on first try

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted May 12 - 5:45 p.m.

Jay-Z, Foo Fighters and the Go-Go's were elected Wednesday to the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame their first time on the ballot, leading a class that also includes Tina Turner, Carole King and Todd Rundgren.
Amid outcry, NBC says it will not air Golden Globes in 2022

Amid outcry, NBC says it will not air Golden Globes in 2022

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted May 11 - 7:32 a.m.

Amid growing pressure on the Hollywood Foreign Press Association from studios, stars and large swaths of the film industry, NBC said Monday that will not air the Golden Globes in 2022, putting in doubt the viability of one of Hollywood's oldest and most-watched award shows.
Broadway readies imminent ticket sales for a fall reopening

Broadway readies imminent ticket sales for a fall reopening

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted May 7 - 5:16 p.m.

Many Broadway productions are scrambling to resume ticket sales in the coming days to welcome theater-goers this fall after city and state leaders have green-lit a reopening of the Great White Way at full capacity by mid-September.
Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, to release 1st children's book

Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, to release 1st children's book

The Associated Press  |  Posted May 4 - 12:29 p.m.

Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, is releasing her first children's book, one rooted in the relationship between Prince Harry and their son, Archie.
How will Utah's arts sector recover from pandemic? Industry leaders say they're safely open for business

How will Utah's arts sector recover from pandemic? Industry leaders say they're safely open for business

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted April 30 - 5:13 p.m.

Most Utahns feel safe and comfortable going shopping or eating at restaurants by this point in the COVID-19 pandemic — but when it comes to entertainment and cultural events, there's more hesitation, according to a new survey from Y2 Analytics.
Prince William, Kate release images to mark 10th anniversary

Prince William, Kate release images to mark 10th anniversary

Danica Kirka, Associated Press  |  Updated April 29 - 9:40 a.m.

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge marked their 10th wedding anniversary Thursday by releasing photographs and a video offering an image of domestic bliss — a contrast to the tensions that have gripped Britain's royal family in recent weeks.
More complete count pushes Oscars to 10.4 million viewers

More complete count pushes Oscars to 10.4 million viewers

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted April 28 - 1:46 p.m.

It may be little consolation for the movie academy, but a more complete count by the Nielsen company pushed the Academy Awards audience to 10.4 million viewers on Tuesday.
'Nomadland' wins best picture at a social distanced Oscars

'Nomadland' wins best picture at a social distanced Oscars

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Updated April 25 - 9:35 p.m.

Chloe Zhao's "Nomadland," a wistful portrait of itinerant lives on open roads across the American West, won best picture Sunday at the 93rd Academy Awards, where the China-born Zhao also became just the second woman to win best director, and the first woman of color.
Harvey Weinstein appeals sexual assault conviction, seeks new trial

Harvey Weinstein appeals sexual assault conviction, seeks new trial

Reuters  |  Posted April 5 - 12:49 p.m.

Former Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein is seeking a new trial, arguing that a New York judge denied him an impartial jury when he was convicted last year of sexual assault and rape, according to a Monday court filing.
Disney+ unveils 'Obi-Wan Kenobi' cast

Disney+ unveils 'Obi-Wan Kenobi' cast

Sandra Gonzalez, CNN  |  Posted March 29 - 4:16 p.m.

The world of "Obi-Wan Kenobi" is taking shape.
Disney+ just raised prices. Here's why

Disney+ just raised prices. Here's why

Frank Pallotta, CNN  |  Posted March 27 - 5:47 p.m.

Your Disney+ bill is about to go up. The reason? Content.
 'Virginia Woolf,' 'Goldbergs' star George Segal dies at 87

 'Virginia Woolf,' 'Goldbergs' star George Segal dies at 87

Andrew Dalton, Associated Press  |  Posted March 23 - 10:14 p.m.

George Segal, the banjo player turned actor who was nominated for an Oscar for 1966's "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" and worked into his late 80s on the ABC sitcom "The Goldbergs," died Tuesday in Santa Rosa, California, his wife said.
Disneyland theme parks in California to reopen April 30

Disneyland theme parks in California to reopen April 30

Reuters  |  Posted March 17 - 2:34 p.m.

Walt Disney's two theme parks in California will reopen on April 30 to a limited number of guests, the company said on Wednesday, over a year after they closed to help fight the COVID-19 pandemic.
'Mank' leads Oscar nominations in a year of record diversity

'Mank' leads Oscar nominations in a year of record diversity

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Updated March 15 - 3:43 p.m.

fter a pandemic year that shuttered movie theaters and upended the movie business, Academy Awards nominations on Monday went to two female filmmakers for the first time, to a historically diverse slate of actors and to David Fincher's lead-nominee "Mank," a traditional kind of Oscar contender — an old Hollywood homage — in very untraditional year.
Box Office: 'Raya and the Last Dragon' Repeats No. 1 With $5.5 Million

Box Office: 'Raya and the Last Dragon' Repeats No. 1 With $5.5 Million

Rebecca Rubin, Reuters  |  Posted March 14 - 5:47 p.m.

Disney's animated adventure "Raya and the Last Dragon" remained victorious at the domestic box office, collecting $5.5 million from 2,163 venues over the weekend.
'We're not racist,' says Prince William after Meghan and Harry interview

'We're not racist,' says Prince William after Meghan and Harry interview

Michael Holden, Reuters  |  Posted March 11 - 8:25 a.m.

Prince William said on Thursday that Britain's royals were not racist after Meghan, wife of his younger brother Harry, said one unnamed member of the family had asked how dark their son Archie's skin might be.
Saddened Queen Elizabeth will address Harry and Meghan's racism accusation

Saddened Queen Elizabeth will address Harry and Meghan's racism accusation

Michael Holden, Reuters  |  Updated March 9 - 9:44 p.m.

Queen Elizabeth said on Tuesday the British royals were saddened by the challenging experiences of her grandson Prince Harry and his wife Meghan and promised to privately address revelations about a racist remark about their son.
Provo music venue Velour celebrates 15 years as COVID-19 threatens its future

Provo music venue Velour celebrates 15 years as COVID-19 threatens its future

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted March 9 - 7:34 p.m.

Velour owner Corey Fox says it's a miracle they've been able to survive for an entire year with no concerts, but he's not sure how much longer it can last.
'Nomadland,' satire 'Borat 2' win top Golden Globes

'Nomadland,' satire 'Borat 2' win top Golden Globes

Jill Serjeant, Reuters  |  Posted Feb. 28 - 10:15 p.m.

Drama "Nomadland" and satire "Borat Subsequent Moviefilm" won movie honors at the Golden Globes on Sunday in a mostly virtual bicoastal ceremony that was marked by pandemic conditions and calls for more diversity.
Chick Corea, jazz great with 23 Grammy Awards, dies at 79

Chick Corea, jazz great with 23 Grammy Awards, dies at 79

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb. 11 - 9:43 p.m.

Chick Corea, a towering jazz pianist with a staggering 23 Grammy Awards who pushed the boundaries of the genre and worked alongside Miles Davis and Herbie Hancock, has died. He was 79.
'Wizard of Oz' remake planned with 'Watchmen' director

'Wizard of Oz' remake planned with 'Watchmen' director

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Feb. 9 - 7:33 p.m.

Are we off to see the wizard, the Wonderful Wizard of Oz — again?
UK police arrest eight in probe into U.S. celebrities SIM-swapping attacks

UK police arrest eight in probe into U.S. celebrities SIM-swapping attacks

Reuters  |  Updated Feb. 9 - 1:09 p.m.

British police said on Tuesday they had arrested eight people as part of an investigation into the SIM-swapping hijacking of U.S. celebrities' phones.
Oscar-winner, 'Sound of Music' star Christopher Plummer dies

Oscar-winner, 'Sound of Music' star Christopher Plummer dies

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb. 5 - 4:24 p.m.

Christopher Plummer, the dashing award-winning actor who played Captain von Trapp in the film "The Sound of Music" and at 82 became the oldest Academy Award acting winner in history, has died. He was 91.
Good grief! Snoopy brings new antics to Peanuts streaming series

Good grief! Snoopy brings new antics to Peanuts streaming series

Lisa Richwine, Reuters  |  Posted Feb. 5 - 2:02 p.m.

Beloved beagle Snoopy and his friends from the Peanuts gang are starring in a new animated series for the streaming TV era. Just don't expect them to be texting or watching TikTok.
The biggest awards and movie deals from the 2021 Sundance Film Festival

The biggest awards and movie deals from the 2021 Sundance Film Festival

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Feb. 3 - 5:48 p.m.

Awards for the 2021 Sundance festival were presented Tuesday evening. The festival, which was held virtually online for the first time, started on Thursday and ends today.
'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond dies of cancer at 44

'Saved by the Bell' star Dustin Diamond dies of cancer at 44

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Updated Feb. 1 - 2:27 p.m.

"Saved by the Bell" star Dustin Diamond died Monday after a three-week fight with carcinoma, according to his representative. He was 44.
Cicely Tyson, groundbreaking award-winning actor, dead at 96

Cicely Tyson, groundbreaking award-winning actor, dead at 96

Hillel Italie and Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan. 28 - 5:56 p.m.

Cicely Tyson, the pioneering Black actor who gained an Oscar nomination for her role as the sharecropper's wife in "Sounder," a Tony Award in 2013 at age 88 and touched TV viewers' hearts in "The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pittman," died Thursday at age 96.
Betty White marks 99th birthday Sunday; up late as she wants

Betty White marks 99th birthday Sunday; up late as she wants

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Jan. 17 - 5:21 p.m.

True to form, Betty White has something impish to say about her birthday Sunday.
Which streaming service 'won' 2020?

Which streaming service 'won' 2020?

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com and John Clyde, KSL.com Contributor  |  Posted Jan. 12 - 2:00 p.m.

Here's a look at the content all the major streaming services provided in 2020, and our attempt to crown a "winner" among them.
Tickets for the 2021 Sundance Film Festival go on sale Thursday

Tickets for the 2021 Sundance Film Festival go on sale Thursday

Jacob Klopfenstein, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 7 - 11:53 a.m.

As most of the festival will be hosted online this year, tickets for the 2021 Sundance Film Festival go on sale Thursday.
Grammy Awards shift to March due to pandemic conditions

Grammy Awards shift to March due to pandemic conditions

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Updated Jan. 5 - 3:53 p.m.

The 2021 Grammy Awards will no longer take place this month in Los Angeles and will broadcast in March due to a recent surge in coronavirus cases and deaths.
Box Office: 'Wonder Woman 1984' grabs $5.5 million domestically, global total tops $118 million

Box Office: 'Wonder Woman 1984' grabs $5.5 million domestically, global total tops $118 million

Brent Lang, Reuters  |  Posted Jan. 3 - 12:09 p.m.

"Wonder Woman 1984" used its lasso of truth to rope in $5.5 million over the New Year's holiday.
Here's what shows these Utah theaters have planned for 2021

Here's what shows these Utah theaters have planned for 2021

Lauren Bennett, KSL.com  |  Posted Jan. 1 - 5:02 p.m.

Here's a look at some of the shows coming to a few local Utah theaters this upcoming 2021 season.
From 'The Great Gatsby' to Ma Rainey: 21 notable creative pieces headed to public domain in 2021

From 'The Great Gatsby' to Ma Rainey: 21 notable creative pieces headed to public domain in 2021

Carter Williams, KSL.com  |  Posted Dec. 31 - 7:21 p.m.

Thousands of pieces of artwork, music and literature from 1925 history enter the world of public domain Friday. Here's a look at some of the big names on the list.
French designer Pierre Cardin, licensing pioneer, dies at 98

French designer Pierre Cardin, licensing pioneer, dies at 98

John Leicester, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec. 29 - 9:07 a.m.

French fashion designer Pierre Cardin possessed a wildly inventive artistic sensibility tempered by a stiff dose of business sense. He had no problem acknowledging that he earned more from a pair of stockings than from a haute-couture gown with a six-figure price tag.
'Wonder Woman' box office hits a pandemic high in cinema, streaming showdown

'Wonder Woman' box office hits a pandemic high in cinema, streaming showdown

Lisa Richwine, Reuters  |  Posted Dec. 27 - 8:17 p.m.

"Wonder Woman 1984" pulled in $36.1 million at worldwide theaters over the Christmas holiday weekend and boosted streaming viewership on HBO Max, Warner Bros. said on Sunday as it confirmed plans for a third film in the superhero franchise.
Model's 'tears of joy' as agent held over alleged sex crimes

Model's 'tears of joy' as agent held over alleged sex crimes

John Leicester, Associated Press  |  Updated Dec. 17 - 11:04 a.m.

A former model who testified to French police that she was drugged and raped as a teenager by an associate of disgraced late financier Jeffrey Epstein said she wept "tears of joy" Thursday after the modeling agent was taken into custody at Paris' main airport for an array of suspected sex crimes.
Sundance Film Festival unveils slate for 1st virtual edition

Sundance Film Festival unveils slate for 1st virtual edition

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 5:51 p.m.

A Questlove-directed documentary about the other major music event of the summer of 1969 and documentaries about the creators of Sesame Street and the coronavirus pandemic in China are among the 72 feature films debuting at the 2021 Sundance Film Festival. Organizers on Tuesday unveiled a robust and diverse slate for the festival, which will be largely virtual due to the pandemic.
Harry and Meghan to produce and host podcasts for Spotify

Harry and Meghan to produce and host podcasts for Spotify

Lisa Richwine, Reuters  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 12:29 p.m.

Britain's Prince Harry and his wife Meghan will produce and host podcasts for Spotify's streaming service, the Swedish company said on Tuesday, starting with a holiday special that will be released this month.
Legendary and terrifying: 'Ma Rainey' cast recall Chadwick Boseman's final role

Legendary and terrifying: 'Ma Rainey' cast recall Chadwick Boseman's final role

Jill Serjeant, Reuters  |  Posted Dec. 15 - 11:24 a.m.

His fellow actors call it astonishing and movie reviewers use words like heartbreaking.
John le Carre, who probed murky world of spies, dies at 89

John le Carre, who probed murky world of spies, dies at 89

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted Dec. 14 - 2:17 p.m.

John le Carre, the spy-turned-novelist whose elegant and intricate narratives defined the Cold War espionage thriller and brought acclaim to a genre critics had once ignored, has died. He was 89.
Charley Pride, country music's first Black superstar, dies at 86

Charley Pride, country music's first Black superstar, dies at 86

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Updated Dec. 12 - 2:37 p.m.

Charley Pride, the son of sharecroppers in Mississippi who became one of country music's biggest stars and the first Black member of the Country Music Hall of Fame, has died. He was 86.
Taylor Swift 'just kept writing' for second surprise album of 2020

Taylor Swift 'just kept writing' for second surprise album of 2020

Reuters  |  Posted Dec. 10 - 9:52 p.m.

Taylor Swift on Thursday announced the arrival of a second complete surprise album in five months, saying "we just couldn't stop writing songs."
Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres tests positive for coronavirus

Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres tests positive for coronavirus

Reuters  |  Posted Dec. 10 - 5:10 p.m.

Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres said on Thursday that she had tested positive for the coronavirus but was feeling fine.
Prince Harry launches lawsuit against UK paper, joining wife Meghan

Prince Harry launches lawsuit against UK paper, joining wife Meghan

Reuters  |  Posted Dec. 7 - 4:15 p.m.

Prince Harry is suing the publishers of a British newspaper for libel, joining his wife Meghan who is separately suing them over breach of copyright and data protection, British media reported on Monday.
Musicians from every country form Earth Orchestra to record unique song

Musicians from every country form Earth Orchestra to record unique song

Mindy Burrows, Reuters  |  Posted Dec. 3 - 5:28 p.m.

For the first time in music history, 197 musicians – one from each country – have formed an orchestra, hoping to exemplify how people can transcend physical and cultural borders to come together.
Dave Prowse, actor who played Darth Vader, dies at 85

Dave Prowse, actor who played Darth Vader, dies at 85

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 29 - 8:35 p.m.

Dave Prowse, the British weightlifter-turned-actor who was the body, though not the voice, of arch-villain Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died. He was 85.
Duchess of Sussex reveals she had miscarriage in the summer

Duchess of Sussex reveals she had miscarriage in the summer

Jill Lawless, Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 25 - 10:17 p.m.

The Duchess of Sussex has revealed that she had a miscarriage in July, giving a personal account of the traumatic experience in hope of helping others.
Ken Jennings will be first interim 'Jeopardy!' host

Ken Jennings will be first interim 'Jeopardy!' host

The Associated Press  |  Posted Nov. 23 - 4:28 p.m.

"Jeopardy!" record-holder Ken Jennings will be the first in a series of interim hosts replacing Alex Trebek when the show resumes production next Monday.
Marvel's 'WandaVision' debut on Disney+ delayed until January

Marvel's 'WandaVision' debut on Disney+ delayed until January

Reuters  |  Posted Nov. 16 - 2:01 p.m.

Marvel Studios TV series "WandaVision" will debut on the Disney+ streaming service on January 15 rather than December, Walt Disney Co announced on Thursday.
K-pop's TXT sing of pandemic's toll on the young in 'We Lost the Summer'

K-pop's TXT sing of pandemic's toll on the young in 'We Lost the Summer'

Reuters  |  Posted Nov. 12 - 8:41 a.m.

K-pop boy band TOMORROW X TOGETHER (TXT) describe their latest EP as a teen account of how the pandemic shattered their world, and they hope it resonates with young people everywhere.