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Gina Rodriguez apologizes for singing N-word lyric

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 3:10pm

Gina Rodriguez has apologized for singing along on her Instagram story to a Fugees verse that includes the N-word.

Q&A: Julie Andrews on new memoir and her 'second career'

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 1:54pm

Julie Andrews hasn't appeared in front of the camera in a feature film for almost 10 years, but that doesn't mean the 84-year-old screen legend has slowed down. She's just moved on to other things, like voice work, book writing and even directing theater.

Meet the playwright behind a 'deeply raw space' on Broadway

Mark Kennedy, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 12:03pm

Playwright Jeremy O. Harris has a rule that he doesn't cry in public. He broke that rule the night Rihanna attended his Broadway debut.

'Grease' spinoff set for new streaming service HBO Max

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 11:20am

A spinoff series inspired by the 1978 movie musical "Grease" has been ordered by HBO Max.

Manhattan prosecutor: 12 Gooding accusers could testify

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 10:54am

Up to a dozen accusers could testify at the sexual misconduct trial of Cuba Gooding Jr., a Manhattan prosecutor said Tuesday.

Vietnam bans Hollywood's 'Abominable' Over S. China Sea map

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:05am

Vietnam has pulled the Hollywood animation movie "Abominable" from theaters for featuring a scene with a map containing the controversial South China Sea nine-dash line, state media reported.

Author of 'Wreck This Journal' works on project for kids

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 9:02am

Author Keri Smith is bringing the wreckage to a new group of readers.

AP Exclusive: Julie Andrews reflects on her Hollywood years

Lindsey Bahr, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:43am

Everyone is on their best behavior when Julie Andrews is around.

Ex-inmate Cyntoia Brown-Long argues for redemption in memoir

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 7:39am

Cyntoia Brown-Long, now 31 years old, knows as much about life in prison as she does about being free.

Houston, Notorious B.I.G. nominated for rock hall of fame

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:26am

The late musical icons Whitney Houston and the Notorious B.I.G. are among the 16 acts nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2020 class.

Houston, Notorious B.I.G. nominated for rock hall of fame

Mesfin Fekadu, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:06am

The late musical icons Whitney Houston and the Notorious B.I.G. are among the 16 acts nominated for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's 2020 class.

Will Patton to narrate Dylan's cult publication 'Tarantula'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 15th - 6:02am

Bob Dylan's "Tarantula," a stream-of-consciousness work first released in 1971, is finally coming out in audio.

Brazen thief steals $20,000 Dali artwork in San Francisco

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 6:31pm

A brazen thief stole a Salvador Dali etching valued at $20,000 from a San Francisco gallery, then walked off down the street with the work in his hand.

Margaret Atwood, Bernardine Evaristo split Booker Prize as judges break prestigious literary award's single-winner rule

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 2:53pm

Margaret Atwood, Bernardine Evaristo split Booker Prize as judges break prestigious literary award's single-winner rule.

Kevin Smith crafts his 'real big cinematic gravestone'

Ryan Pearson, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 12:25pm

Twenty-five years after "Clerks," Kevin Smith says he's crafted his "real big cinematic gravestone."

Trump calls for Spicer votes on 'Dancing with the Stars'

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 10:00am

President Donald Trump is trying to influence votes on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."

In 'Jojo Rabbit,' Waititi attempts his boldest balancing act

Jake Coyle, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 9:21am

Taika Waititi could have made just about anything after the success of "Thor: Ragnarok." But he used his industry capital to make the Nazi satire "Jojo Rabbit."

South Korean pop star Sulli found dead at her home

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 3:46am

South Korean pop star and actress Sulli was found dead at her home south of Seoul on Monday, police said.

Book by Fusion GPS founders coming out next month

The Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 14th - 3:04am

The co-founders of a political research firm behind allegations about President Donald Trump's ties to Russia have a book coming out next month.

Still working '9 to 5,' Dolly Parton marks 50 years at Opry

Kristin M. Hall, Associated Press  |  Posted Oct 13th - 7:04am

Country superstar Dolly Parton is still working "9 to 5," and doing what she loves as she celebrated her 50th anniversary as a Grand Ole Opry member.