Willie Nelson, Bob Dylan, John Mellencamp to do first joint tour since 2009

SAN DIEGO — Willie Nelson is set to go on the road again with Bob Dylan and John Mellencamp for the first time since the three founders of Farm Aid toured together in 2009.

The 2024 edition of Nelson's Outlaw Music Festival will cover 27 cities, coast to coast, between its June 21 opening date in an Atlanta suburb and its concluding Sept. 20 ...Read more

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Stagecoach 2024: Set times, new layout and limited passes announced

ANAHEIM, Calif. — Goldenvoice, producers of the 2024 Stagecoach Festival, announced the set times for the three-day hoedown in the desert taking place on April 26-28 at the Empire Polo Field in Indio.

The festival, which includes headliners Eric Church, Miranda Lambert and Morgan Wallen, supported by acts like Post Malone, Jelly Roll, Hardy, ...Read more


What to stream: Take trip through space, time to experience Sandler's serious side

An upside to Adam Sandler’s long-standing business relationship with streaming behemoth Netflix is that it's given the beloved funnyman room to experiment. Over the course of his deal with Netflix, he's turned in several of his silly ensemble comedies with his best pals, shot in exotic locations, but the Sandman has increasingly turned to more...Read more

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Taylor Swift rep addresses Scott Swift paparazzi assault allegations

A rep for Taylor Swift is speaking on the allegations against the superstar’s father, who is accused of assaulting a paparazzo in Australia this week, following Swift’s Eras Tour shows in Sydney.

The spokesperson offered context for the situation in a statement to People, but did not elaborate on the claims directed at Scott Swift, 71.

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New on DVD: 'Lord of Misrule' brings rustic terror to British countryside

A British folk horror throwback tops the DVD releases for the week of March 5.

"Lord of Misrule": From the director of “Orphan: First Kill," this tale of folklore-inspired fright centers on a woman who has recently taken over as the priest of a small town. When her daughter goes missing during the local harvest festival, a desperate search ...Read more

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List of DVD release dates for Feb. 27 and beyond

Following is a partial schedule of coming movies on DVD. Release dates are subject to change:


27: Wonka

27: Migration

27: Next Goal Wins

27: Dream Scenario

27: Fear the Walking Dead: Season 8

27: Miranda's Victim

27: My True Fairytale

27: Ocean Boy

27: Pretty Red Dress

27: The Black Mass

27: The Blessing Bracelet

27: The ...Read more

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Disney's 'Mandalorian & Grogu' to shoot in California thanks to huge tax credit

This is the way to persuade Disney to shoot the next “Star Wars” movie in your state.

“The Mandalorian & Grogu” is slated to be the first “Star Wars” feature ever filmed in California thanks to the state’s Film and Television Tax Credit Program, the California Film Commission announced Monday. The big-screen spinoff of the hit ...Read more


Review: 'Shogun' is an epic remake that focuses on feudal Japanese politics over romantic drama

“Shōgun,” James Clavell‘s big novel of lordly machinations in feudal Japan, has for the second time become a big miniseries, premiering Tuesday on FX and Hulu. Every review you read of this series will compare it to “Game of Thrones,” and I will not refrain from stating the obvious. Indeed, I imagine it was an essential part of the ...Read more


Anna Sawai's 'Shogun' role felt personal: Mariko is 'every woman in Japan who has suffered'

One of the first questions Anna Sawai had for showrunner Justin Marks when they first met to discuss "Shōgun" was, "Why are you remaking this?"

Co-created by Marks and Rachel Kondo, FX's adaptation of James Clavell's bestselling novel has been a long-gestating project. But at the time, Sawai's perspective was limited to what she could glean ...Read more

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Movie review: Memories linger in 'Pictures of Ghosts'

Brazil’s selection for the Oscar race, Kleber Mendonca Filho’s nonfiction memoir “Pictures of Ghosts,” starts out as a “Roma”-style evocation of his childhood home life in Recife, Brazil, where he practiced the art of filmmaking as a child with his family members and neighbors (and their animals) as his cast, using a variety of ...Read more


Taylor Swift's dad under investigation for allegedly punching paparazzo in Australia

Taylor Swift’s dad is under investigation in Australia for allegedly assaulting a paparazzo after the pop star’s “Eras Tour” concert in Sydney.

The incident occurred Tuesday morning around 2:30 a.m. local time when Scott Swift, 71, allegedly lunged at and hit a 51-year-old photographer on a ferry wharf as the two Swifts were ...Read more

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Eagles' Don Henley is star witness at 'Hotel California' trial

When Don Henley discovered his original lyrics for the classic pop hit Hotel California up for sale in 2012, he bought them back for $8,500, wanting to get them off the web as fast as possible.

When more came up for auction a few years later, he called the cops.

The 76-year-old Eagles co-founder took the witness stand Monday in Manhattan as ...Read more

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One of the protesters disrupting the 2024 Spirit Awards was a previous winner

One of the protesters at Sunday’s Spirit Awards ceremony was filmmaker Merawi Gerima, who won the Spirit Awards’ John Cassavetes Award for a film made for under $1 million in 2021 for his feature “Residue.” A video posted to the Instagram page of the U.S. Palestinian Community Network shows the beginning of the protest, with Gerima ...Read more

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Loretta Lynn's granddaughter Emmy Russell touts her own music chops on 'American Idol'

Late country star Loretta Lynn‘s passion for singing lives on in her granddaughter, who tried her hand at music stardom on “American Idol.”

Emmy Russell, the 24-year-old daughter of actor Patsy Lynn and Philip Russell, performed original music for judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan during her audition, which aired Sunday on ...Read more

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Chris Gauthier, 'Once Upon a Time' and 'Eureka' character actor, dies at 48

Chris Gauthier, a character actor who appeared in “Once Upon a Time,” “Eureka” and several CW series, has died. He was 48.

The Canadian-British actor died Friday morning “suddenly and unexpectedly following a short illness,” according to a Monday statement from his management company, RED Management.

“He was a kind, witty, ...Read more

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Marlo Hampton latest cast member to leave 'Real Housewives of Atlanta'

ATLANTA — Marlo Hampton follows Kandi Burruss out the door of Bravo’s “The Real Housewives of Atlanta.”

Hampton confirmed the news with People magazine.

“My contract with ‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ ended when Season 15 wrapped,” Hampton told the magazine. “This break from ‘RHOA’ is a fresh start, allowing me the space ...Read more

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Fran Drescher warns 'AI will entrap us in a matrix' during remarks at SAG Awards

LOS ANGELES — SAG-AFTRA President Fran Drescher delivered an impassioned speech at the 30th Screen Actors Guild Awards, held Saturday at L.A.'s Shrine Auditorium. The awards show, which streamed live on Netflix, is the first edition of the ceremony since SAG-AFTRA reached a deal with the major studios to end their historic strike and ratified ...Read more

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Review: Olivia Rodrigo is 21 years young in thrilling 'Guts' tour opener

PALM DESERT, Calif. — As her keyboard player slowly cycled through the chords of her song "Teenage Dream," Olivia Rodrigo stood onstage Friday night and proclaimed that her nightmare hadn't come true.

The Grammy-winning singer and songwriter was maybe 20 minutes into the opening date of her world tour behind her 2023 album, "Guts," which ...Read more

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Gemma Garcia named head of Telemundo's news division

Veteran executive Gamma Garcia is rejoining Spanish-language network Telemundo to head its news division.

The NBCUniversal-owned network announced Monday that Garcia will be executive vice president of news, overseeing all of Noticias Telemundo’s programming and editorial product. She will also lead the network’s coverage of the 2024 ...Read more

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Movie review: 'Io Capitano' takes audience on migrants' harrowing journey

From the great Matteo Garrone (“Gomorrah,” “Pinocchio”) comes Academy Award-nominated International Feature “Io Capitano,” a film that tells a story that is both modern and ancient. It is a tale of an epic journey undertaken by two young men, boys really, named Seydou (Seydou Sarr) and Moussa (Moustapha Fall), from Dakar, Senegal, ...Read more