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Television Q&A: Has NBC series already reached its 'Endgame'?

You have questions. I have some answers.

Q: There was a show called “The Endgame” on NBC this past year. The ending left you longing for more. Will it be back? I hope so.

A: Sorry to dash your hopes, but NBC decided not to continue the series starring Ryan Michelle Bathe and Morena Baccarin. Ratings were disappointing for the network. ...Read more

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Demi Lovato's '29' has become a TikTok anthem exposing older men dating teenage girls

Demi Lovato's latest single, "29," was released Wednesday, but even before the full song was out, it had already made quite a splash online.

Lovato, who uses she/her and they/them pronouns, initially shared a snippet of the track on her TikTok account earlier this month. Soon enough, Lovato's fans connected deeply to the song's emotional ...Read more

T.I. admits he punched one of the Chainsmokers after kiss on the cheek: 'We moved on'

Turns out you can't have whatever you like when it comes to dealing with rapper T.I.

The Chainsmokers' Andrew Taggart found that out the hard way when the "Bring Em Out" artist punched the DJ in the face after he apparently shocked T.I. with a kiss on the cheek.

On Tuesday, the DJ duo's official TikTok account shared a video with their 2.5 ...Read more

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Dr. Dre says Jay-Z and Nas convinced him not to pull out of Super Bowl halftime show

Hip-hop history almost wasn’t made at this year’s Super Bowl.

Dr. Dre, who spearheaded the trailblazing halftime show featuring Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, Kendrick Lamar, Eminem and Mary J. Blige, has revealed he nearly pulled out of the big gig.

In a new interview on Dolvett Quince’s “Workout the Doubt” podcast, the Grammy Award-winning ...Read more

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What we're watching: The great Anne Heche performance you probably don't know about

'Gracie's Choice'

In the early 2000s, Anne Heche's movie career had stalled. Instead of wallowing, the actor turned to stage and TV. In 2004, she earned high praise for her performance in Broadway's "Twentieth Century" and earned an Emmy nomination for her role as an unhinged, drug-addicted mother in this Lifetime movie. Kristen Bell, who was ...Read more

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'She-Hulk: Attorney at Law' star Tatiana Maslany breaks down her transformative turn on new Marvel series

To make her “She-Hulk” series a smash, star Tatiana Maslany channeled the internal strength of her strapping superhero.

Maslany appreciates how the new Marvel show draws from reality as it depicts her character Jennifer Walters’ transformation into a superhuman She-Hulk who doesn’t struggle with rage issues like her Hulk predecessor.

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Review: 'Orphan: First Kill' nearly out-crazies its predecessor

The creepy 2009 horror thriller "Orphan" stood out because of a bonkers twist that threw caution to the wind and everything that lead up to it into upheaval.

Now that the first film's big reveal is out in the open, "Orphan: First Kill" has a steeper hill to climb in order to grab audiences and shake them in the same way. And while it may not ...Read more

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'These stories changed my life': How Penny Marshall shaped the new 'League of Their Own'

In adapting “A League of Their Own” into a new drama series for Amazon, co-creators Will Graham and Abbi Jacobson weighed every potential Easter egg, callback and quote from the beloved 1992 film with a fan’s sensibility: their own.

“We were pinching ourselves with excitement and fear that we get to do this,” Graham said of their ...Read more

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A filmmaker was catfished by his own father. Then he cast Patton Oswalt in a movie about it

The logline for the film "I Love My Dad" includes the phrase "Inspired by a true story. Like, this literally happened to me." And that is the truth, more or less.

Written by, directed by and starring James Morosini, it's based on something that actually happened between the filmmaker and his father. During a period of estrangement, Morosini's ...Read more

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Q&A: Robert Plant and Alison Krauss on the secrets to aging gracefully

Robert Plant picked up the phone at his home in western England and offered a detailed weather report as he peered through a picture window in a sitting room.

"It's a beautiful evening here," said the 73-year-old singer best known as the golden-god frontman of Led Zeppelin. "That said, in the U.K. we're unaccustomed to 38 degrees Celsius" — ...Read more

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Meet the NC woman who's a breakout star on Netflix 'Matchmaking' show

RALEIGH, N.C. — The second season of the popular reality show “Indian Matchmaking,” which dropped on Netflix on Aug. 10, showcases young Indian professionals looking for mates from Mumbai to New York, Delhi to Los Angeles, Nasik to ... Durham.

Yes, Durham.

Viral Joshi, a 30-year-old pharmaceutical developer who lives and works in Durham,...Read more

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In honor of 'High School Musical 2' turning 15, here's every song ranked

What time is it?

Time to celebrate the 15th anniversary of “High School Musical 2" by ranking all the songs from the exquisitely corny sequel to the smash-hit movie musical that started it all.

Where were you when the TV event of the season premiered on Disney Channel? (I was at a sleepover chugging Capri Sun and scarfing down those doughy ...Read more

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Disney+'s 'She-Hulk' blends the MCU with an 'Ally McBeal'-style law show

ATLANTA — When Disney+’s latest series “She-Hulk” begins, Jennifer Walters is a typical ambitious single 30-something attorney, a more modern version of Ally McBeal or Elle Woods.

But after a car accident, the blood of her cousin Bruce “The Hulk” Banner accidentally intermingles with hers and she ends up becoming a hulk, too. (The ...Read more

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'13 Reasons Why' star Tommy Dorfman is engaged and in love: 'It's very affirming'

Congratulations are in order for “13 Reasons Why” star Tommy Dorfman, who revealed this week that she is engaged.

On the latest episode of Rachel Bilson’s “Broad Ideas” podcast, the actors discussed Dorfman’s childhood, family relationships, dating experiences and gender transition a year after the “Jane the Virgin” alum ...Read more

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'Mystery, mayhem and murder': 'Wednesday' trailer debuts a new Addams family

Piranhas, cellos and arson? The trailer for the upcoming show “Wednesday” has everything a girl could dream of.

On Wednesday, Netflix aptly dropped the trailer for its upcoming Tim Burton series that centers on the daughter from “The Addams Family.” In the clip, Jenna Ortega embodies the beloved character with her black collared dress ...Read more

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Adrienne Bailon welcomes baby with husband Israel Houghton: 'Most magnificent secret'

Adrienne Bailon has some cheetah-licious news to share.

The New York-born “Cheetah Girls” actress and former “The Real” co-host, 38, and husband Israel Houghton took to Instagram Tuesday to share that they had welcomed their first child together, son Ever James, via surrogate.

“Our baby boy is here & we are so in love!” read the ...Read more

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Darlene Love has something to say about Mariah Carey claiming 'Queen of Christmas'

Mariah Carey’s annual push to take over Christmas came early this year.

By now, Carey is used to her song “All I Want for Christmas Is You” skyrocketing to the top of the charts each year as the holiday approaches. Now, she wants to trademark the term “Queen of Christmas,” and that isn’t sitting well with other singers.

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Detroit Youth Choir tackles gun violence with 'Sweet Child O' Mine' song, video

DETROIT — Detroit's acclaimed Detroit Youth Choir is tackling gun violence in its latest song and video, a powerful rendition of the Guns N' Roses' 1987 hit, "Sweet Child O' Mine."

The performance, released Tuesday morning, was inspired by 11-year-old Layla Salazar, one of 19 students killed in a mass shooting in May at Robb Elementary School...Read more

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Hailey, Justin Bieber 'unbreakable' in marriage despite their health challenges

The Biebers are holding on.

Hailey Bieber is peeling back the curtain on some of the hardships she and husband Justin have endured of late — most of which have had to do with the couple’s string of health issues.

“I just think life is changing all the time,” the model, 25, who tied the knot with the 28-year-old “Hold On” singer in ...Read more

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Kanye West trashes his new Yeezy Gap line by selling clothes from bags on the floor

Kanye West is getting hate on social media for his unusual sales approach to his Yeezy collaboration with Gap.

In a viral tweet this week, @owen__lang shared a photo of the rapper’s new Yeezy apparel spilling over what look like oversized garbage bags inside the clothing store. According to the Twitter sleuth, a Gap sales associate claimed ...Read more