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The KSL Popcorn Report returns! Listen to a new episode of's movies podcast

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Sep 20th - 11:20am’s movies and entertainment podcast has returned, after an extended hiatus, with new hosts and a new format.

Utah native Kodi Lee wins America’s Got Talent

Liesl Nielsen,  |  Posted Sep 19th - 2:36pm

The moment Utah native Kodi Lee walked onto the “America’s Got Talent” stage, the 22-year-old captured the nation’s attention. On Wednesday, he beat the Detroit Youth Choir to win the show’s 14th season and $1 million.

The 13 best new streaming titles on Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 18th - 2:00pm

September is upon us, and that means the weather will soon start to turn, leaves will start to change, and new titles are ready for your streaming pleasure. Here are the 13 best new titles streaming on your favorite services.

NBC's 'Peacock' to join the streaming fray in April

Tali Arbel, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 17th - 8:26am

Comcast's NBCUniversal said Tuesday that its upcoming streaming service will be called Peacock, in an homage to NBC's logo. It will become the home for some of the company's most popular shows, including "Parks and Recreation" and "The Office."

Alex Trebek back in chemotherapy after 'numbers went sky high'

Lisa Respers France, CNN  |  Posted Sep 17th - 7:53am

Alex Trebek says he has restarted chemotherapy on his doctor's orders.

New 'Jurassic World' short film gives dino fans a look at the post-'Fallen Kingdom' world

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Sep 16th - 2:02pm

A new short film set in the universe of the “Jurassic World” movie trilogy gives dinosaur fans a look at the trilogy's world after the events of 2018's "Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom."

'Seinfeld' is heading to Netflix in 2021

Frank Pallotta, CNN Business  |  Posted Sep 16th - 3:01am

Netflix may be losing Michael Scott and Chandler Bing, but it's gaining Jerry Seinfeld and Cosmo Kramer.

'It' is tops again; 'Hustlers' full of flash at box office

Andrew Dalton, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 15th - 5:08pm

It wasn't quite enough to take down Pennywise the clown, but Jennifer Lopez and the scheming strippers of "Hustlers" topped even the high expectations they brought to the weekend box office.

MoviePass, the game-changing ticketing service, is shutting down

Frank Pallotta, CNN Business  |  Posted Sep 13th - 4:07pm

MoviePass, once a revolutionary ticketing service, is temporarily shutting down on Saturday and it's unclear if it will return.

Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dead at 70

Allen Kim, CNN  |  Posted Sep 13th - 2:02pm

Eddie Money, the singer and songwriter that was known for hits from the 1970s and 1980s such as "Baby Hold On" and "Take Me Home Tonight," died Friday morning following complications from esophageal cancer, his family announced.

Downton Abbey costume on display at South Jordan Megaplex  |  Posted Sep 13th - 11:02am

Downton Abbey fans might want to plan a trip to the South Jordan Megaplex to see the dress that actress Maggie Smith wore in the TV series.

'I was stupid': Huffman gets 14 days in college scam

Collin Binkley, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 12th - 11:03pm

"Desperate Housewives" star Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison for paying $15,000 to rig her daughter's SAT scores, tearfully apologizing to the teenager for not trusting her to get into college on her own.

'SNL' adds 3 to its cast, including an Asian American comic

Lynn Elber, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 12th - 2:03pm

"Saturday Night Live" is adding three new cast members for its upcoming 45th season, including the show's only Asian American performer.

Photos: Cosplayers dress up as pop culture characters at FanX 2019

John Mabunga, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 11th - 2:02pm

The FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention was back for its fall event last weekend, and cosplay was bigger than ever.

HBO produces documentary to help kids understand 9/11

David Bauder, Associated Press  |  Posted Sep 10th - 3:19pm

For students from elementary to high school, the Sept. 11 terrorist attack isn't a memory. It's history. A new HBO documentary that debuts on the event's 18th anniversary treats it that way.

Alex Trebek is back on 'Jeopardy!'

Lisa Respers France, CNN  |  Posted Sep 10th - 2:10pm

Viewers of "Jeopardy!" got to see for themselves Monday night how Alex Trebek is faring.

John Wesley, 'Fresh Prince of Bel Air' actor, dies at 72

Lisa Respers France, CNN  |  Posted Sep 9th - 2:02pm

John Wesley, known for roles as Dr. Hoover on "The Fresh Prince of Bel Air" and Mr. Jim on "Martin," has died, his manager confirmed to CNN Monday.

What you need to know about 'It Chapter Two'

John Clyde, Contributor  |  Posted Sep 6th - 6:00pm

This article is not to let you know if “It Chapter Two” is worth seeing, or if it’s better or worse than the first movie. This review is simply to let you know what you can expect to see in the film.

The 'Superbowl of geeks': FanX convention kicks off in Salt Lake City with celebrity red carpet walk

Jacob Klopfenstein,  |  Posted Sep 5th - 8:17pm

As the first day of FanX Salt Lake Comic Convention kicked off Thursday, a handful of celebrities introduced themselves by walking down a red carpet in front of a huge statue of the Incredible Hulk.

Retooled 'RadioWest', new religion podcast coming to KUER Staff  |  Posted Sep 4th - 3:01pm

After a summer hiatus, KUER’s flagship interview show “RadioWest” will return this month with a new format and schedule.