It seems Taylor Swift’s knack for writing runs blood deep — all the way back to poet Emily Dickinson.
The “Karma” singer and the “‘Hope’ is the thing with feathers” author are distant relatives, specifically “6th cousins, three times removed.” Genealogical site Ancestry.com revealed on Monday that the two writers descend ...Read more
ATLANTA — Starz has returned with Season 3 of its hit drama “BMF,” which chronicles the rise and fall of the Flenory brothers and their massive drug cartel Black Mafia Family from the mid-1980s until the mid-2000s.
Demetrius “Big Meech” Flenory and Terry “T” Flenory were born and raised in Detroit and the first two seasons ...Read more
Mark Dodson, a veteran Hollywood voice actor known for his contributions to the “Star Wars” and “Gremlins” movies, has died. He was 64.
Dodson’s talent agency, Stellar Appearances, confirmed the performer’s death Sunday on social media. He reportedly suffered a heart attack in his sleep while he was in Evansville, Indiana, where he ...Read more
Taylor Swift has already penned some “very special” songs inspired by her love with Travis Kelce, but a source warns that fans shouldn’t hold their breath waiting to hear them.
An insider this weekend revealed that while the “relationship with Travis has inspired” the “very personal” tunes, Swift is not likely to release them to ...Read more
Britney Spears’ third marriage was short and, it turns out, sweet — according to ex Sam Asghari.
The actor and model, who turned 30 Sunday, opened up to People about the “blessing” of their union, which ended with Asghari filing for divorce in August. They’d tied the knot in June 2022.
“It was a blessing to be able to share life ...Read more
"Regime," which premiered Sunday on HBO, is a well-made, beautifully designed, marvelously acted mess of a series. Created by Will Tracy, a writer for "Last Week Tonight with John Oliver," and directed by Stephen Frears, it stars Kate Winslet as the head of a contemporary unnamed fictional Middle European country — like Ruritania in "The ...Read more
The writers of the Oscar-nominated film “American Fiction” and the Apple TV+ series “Slow Horses” earned top honors at the 36th USC Libraries Scripter Awards on Saturday night.
Established in 1988, the awards recognize adapted screenplays and their original source material. The prizes are given to both the author and screenwriter, ...Read more
Given his electrifying guitar playing and deeply felt singing, it's not surprising that everyone from Buddy Guy and Elton John to Bootsy Collins and G. Love are avowed fans of Gen Z music dynamo Christone "Kingfish" Ingram. And it's not surprising a growing number of admirers are hailing this Mississippi native as the rising heir apparent to ...Read more
LOS ANGELES — A few years ago, Molly Lewis walked into Dr. Dre's recording studio and accidentally roasted him.
Lewis, an L.A.-raised musician and composer, is renowned for her otherworldly whistling. She'd cultivated it for years among L.A.'s avant-garde, and one of Dre's collaborators found her and brought her in to cut a track.
She ...Read more
“About Dry Grasses” begins with blackness, and the plep-plep sound of wet snow hitting the ground. Seconds later comes the startling image of a man alone on a country road, more dot than man in the long shot, trudging along with a briefcase, surrounded by a wind-whipped sea of white.
Yes, you are correct. This is not part of the Marvel ...Read more
From Tunisia, the Academy Award-nominated documentary “Four Daughters” is a house of mirrors, telling the story of how a Tunisian house cleaner and single mother lost two of her daughters, the two eldest of four. Directed by Kaouther Ben Hania of the Oscar-nominated 2020 documentary “The Man Who Sold His Skin,” “Four Daughters” ...Read more
PHILADELPHIA — A new Apple TV+ show that follows the hunt for Abe Lincoln’s assassin is being brought to life by a Philadelphian, with some of the most iconic parts of the show being filmed in a local historic theater.
"Manhunt," a conspiracy thriller based on the nonfiction book of the same name, will see Lincoln’s secretary of war and ...Read more
Most Americans will know Noel Fielding, if they know him at all, from "The Great British Baking Show," which he has co-hosted since 2017. He's the tall pasty-faced, middle-aged glammy Goth with the loud clothing and a habit of bothering bakers at crucial moments.
You may have looked at this strange, jolly person and wondered whence he came and ...Read more
Warner Bros.' "Dune: Part Two" easily sandwormed its way to the top of the domestic box office this weekend, grossing $81.5 million and securing the biggest opening of 2024, according to estimates from measurement firm Comscore.
The highly anticipated sequel to Denis Villeneuve's Oscar-winning sci-fi epic slightly exceeded early box office ...Read more
NEW YORK — Richard Lewis’ official cause of death has been confirmed just days after the comedian’s passing at the age of 76.
The “Curb Your Enthusiasm” star died as a result of cardiopulmonary arrest — also known as cardiac or circulatory arrest — at 9:22 p.m. on Feb. 27 at his home in Los Angeles, according to his death ...Read more
NEW YORK — New York City interior designer, businesswoman and fashion icon Iris Apfel died Friday at her home in Palm Beach, Florida. She was 102 years old.
Representatives confirmed her passing but did not announce an official cause of death.
Born Iris Barrel on Aug. 29, 1921, the Astoria, Queens, native would later become known for her ...Read more
Pretty little mommy: Ashley Benson has reportedly given birth.
The "Pretty Little Liars" alum apparently confirmed the arrival of her first child Thursday in an Instagram story.
The image, which has since expired, revealed the newborn baby's tiny hand wrapped around a thumb. The 34-year-old captioned it with a pink heart emoji.
Benson did not...Read more
LOS ANGELES — Hollywood's biggest event of the year may be more than a week away, but already, like a slow-moving mudslide, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences' Oscar ceremony is causing Tinseltown streets to be closed one by one to prepare for the awards show.
The Oscars are Sunday, March 10, at the Dolby Theater on Hollywood ...Read more
LOS ANGELES — "Cruel Intentions" star Selma Blair has split with several members of her team amid controversy surrounding an anti-Islamic comment she made on social media.
In addition to parting ways with Creative Artists Agency, Blair has ended her partnerships with her publicity team at Narrative PR and legal representatives at Gang, Tyre, ...Read more
Taylor Tomlinson, the newest late-night comedy star, can’t seem to put her finger on recent comments comparing her to Taylor Swift.
“I don’t know who’s doing that. There’s a couple of comments on Instagram. I’m not doing that,” the “After Midnight” host told ET. “I would never compare myself to Taylor Swift. I am garbage ...Read more
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- 'Dune 2' spices up the box office after a months-long dry spell
- Is Gen Z guitar wiz Christone 'Kingfish' Ingram, 25, the heir apparent to Buddy Guy and B.B. King?
- Molly Lewis whistled for Dr. Dre and 'Barbie.' Now she's puckered up for stardom
- Review: 'The Completely Made-Up Adventures of Dick Turpin' is a funny spin on a legendary highwayman
- Richard Lewis' official cause of death confirmed days after comedian's passing