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Movie review: 'Turn Every Page' a fascinating safari with literary lions

What happens when two geniuses in their respective fields engage in a sometimes contentious, life-long collaboration? The answer to that question can be found in Lizzie Gottlieb’s “Turn Every Page — The Adventures of Robert Caro and Robert Gottlieb” (Yes, Gottlieb is the director’s father). The film is a book lover’s delight.

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The Las Vegas concerts you need to see in 2023

LAS VEGAS — The U.S. Senate is getting involved, dudes.

Such is the power of Taylor Swift — or her fans, who, when angered, wield a collective wrath rivaling that of an angry, vengeful, all-powerful god upon learning that his roommate swiped that last piece of pizza he had stashed in the back of the fridge.

This week, the aforementioned ...Read more

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Inside 'Bluey's' big stage tour: The team talks adapting the kids TV sensation

When a 52-foot-tall balloon of the beloved kids' TV character Bluey soared down 6th Avenue as a part of last year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade — alongside the likes of Boss Baby, Baby Yoda and Pikachu — it was clear that the eponymous show had literally and figuratively hit the big time.

Although parents of young children already knew ...Read more

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Neal Justin: 7 TV shows to watch during Black History Month

If you use television to educate yourselves during Black History Month, there are two required courses: "Roots," the 1977 landmark miniseries that opened up naive eyes to the deepest horrors of slavery, and "Eyes on the Prize," the 1987 docuseries honoring unsung heroes of the civil rights movement.

But don't stop there. Consider adding these ...Read more


Bob Dylan almost died in 1997. Months later, 'Time Out of Mind' revived his career

A quarter of a century ago, Bob Dylan found vital new life in an album about death's inexorable approach.

"I'm walking through streets that are dead," the rock 'n' roll legend sang — wheezed, really — right at the top of "Time Out of Mind," which came out in the fall of 1997 to end the longest break he'd ever taken from releasing original ...Read more

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Jay Leno breaks bones in 2nd accident after announcing Vegas return

LAS VEGAS — If his run of tough luck continues, Jay Leno will be known as the comedy star who performs his own stunts.

Prepping for his return to the Strip in March, Leno is recovering from a fire in his garage in Los Angeles last November. He suffered second-degree burns over his upper body and part of his face while repairing the fuel line ...Read more


Pedro Pascal, 'The Last of Us' star and self-proclaimed 'daddy,' will host 'SNL'

Pedro Pascal will bring his TV takeover to NBC's Studio 8H where he's set to make his "Saturday Night Live" hosting debut next month.

NBC announced Thursday that the actor will host the sketch-comedy series on Feb. 4. He will be joined by musical guest Coldplay, which will return for its seventh "SNL" appearance.

Pascal's debut comes weeks ...Read more

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It's a boy? Keke Palmer may have accidentally revealed the news on 'Tonight Show'

It's a boy!

At least, that's how Keke Palmer described her in utero child to Jimmy Fallon during her appearance Wednesday on "The Tonight Show."

As Fallon and Palmer — both Virgos — riffed on astrology, Fallon asked about the sign of her child.

"My baby is either going to be a Pisces or Aries — I'm not sure exactly," she said.

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Patricia Richardson addresses clip of 'Home Improvement' husband Tim Allen flashing her

"Home Improvement" mom Patricia Richardson responded to a viral clip of co-star Tim Allen seemingly flashing her while filming on the set of the ABC sitcom.

The 1992 clip resurfaced this week and was circulated widely online amid allegations that Allen flashed Pamela Anderson in the 1990s during the show's run.

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Britney Spears says her 'privacy was invaded' after fans sent police to her house

LOS ANGELES — Britney Spears has issued a statement after fans called 911, sending police officers to her house on Tuesday night.

In a message posted Thursday on Twitter, the pop musician said her "privacy was invaded" when the Ventura County Sheriff's Office conducted a wellness check at her Thousand Oaks home "based on some prank phone ...Read more

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New 'Succession' trailer teases 'tightrope walk' on a razor in for Roy siblings

If your dad betrayed you and your siblings (again), you probably wouldn't want to take a call from him — or his assistant — either.

The Roy kids are taking Logan Roy's Season 3-finale betrayal to heart and refusing to reconcile with the cutting media-family patriarch (Brian Cox) in the new teaser trailer for HBOMax's Emmy-winning drama "...Read more

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Shakira's crystal-encrusted guitars, Super Bowl outfits to go on display at Grammy Museum

Dozens of Shakira’s personal items — including her Swarovski crystal-encrusted guitars, two Super Bowl outfits and handwritten lyrics — are coming to the Grammy Museum in Los Angeles.

Starting March 4, artifacts from the multi-hyphenate artist’s personal archive will be on display in the museum’s permanent Latin Music Gallery.

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Why 'The 1619 Project' creator is 'proud' to have 'enemies' in Donald Trump, Ron DeSantis

When "The 1619 Project" was released three-and-a-half years ago, the ambitious reexamination of American history sparked difficult conversations about the legacy of slavery in the United States and earned praise for its creator, New York Times Magazine writer Nikole Hannah-Jones.

It also provoked a fierce, if predictable, backlash from critics,...Read more

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Kaia Gerber, Cindy Crawford's daughter, says not all 'nepo babies' are created equal

Kaia Gerber, daughter of beauty icon Cindy Crawford, has shared her thoughts on the "nepo baby" conversation.

More than a month after New York Magazine name-dropped the model-actor and her roots in its controversial article "How a Nepo Baby Is Born," Gerber told Elle in an interview published Tuesday that she knows she gets more than her good ...Read more


'Stranger Things' was 2022′s most-streamed show; 'Encanto' led movies

“Stranger Things” was king among TV shows in 2022.

Audiences watched the Netflix supernatural series for 52 billion minutes last year, making it the most-streamed show in the U.S., according to Nielsen data.

The prolific “Stranger Things” viewership was fueled by the release of the show’s fourth season, which featured nine episodes, ...Read more

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'Poker Face' review: Natasha Lyonne and 'Knives Out' creator Rian Johnson channel some of that old 'Columbo' magic

A cut above the best, the Peacock murder mystery series “Poker Face” scratches all my old-school “Columbo” itches — and does it without putting a police detective at the center. Natasha Lyonne stars as a cocktail waitress on the run from a casino boss. She’s driving cross country with no real destination in mind, stumbling upon ...Read more

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Shakira's ex Gerard Piqué makes romance with Clara Chía Martí Instagram official

Last week pop star Shakira released a scathing dis track about Gerard Piqué, but it looks like her ex-boyfriend has a new listening buddy.

The retired Spanish soccer star, 35, shared his romance with Clara Chía Martí, 23, on social media, making it Instagram official with a post Wednesday. Piqué shared a photo of him snuggling up with Mart�...Read more

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Julia Louis-Dreyfus jokes about son's 'racy' 'Sex Lives of College Girls' scenes

Naturally, comedy legend Julia Louis-Dreyfus had a sense of humor about her 25-year-old son starring in one of TV's steamiest shows, "The Sex Lives of College Girls."

During a recent episode of "Jimmy Kimmel Live," the late-night host asked Louis-Dreyfus for her thoughts on her son Charlie Hall's performance in the HBO Max series about four ...Read more

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Andrea Riseborough's 'To Leslie' heads back to theaters after best lead actress Oscar nod

LOS ANGELES — “To Leslie,” the indie drama that earned Andrea Riseborough a shocking lead actress Oscar nomination Tuesday, is reportedly heading back to theaters.

Cinema owners are said to be asking micro-distributor Momentum Pictures, a division of Entertainment One, to rerelease Michael Morris’ downbeat drama in approximately six ...Read more

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'Maybe I Do' review: Love on the rom-com rocks, for couples both young and old

In the romantic comedy “Maybe I Do,” a young couple played by Emma Roberts and Luke Bracey debate whether marriage is in their future. She’s all in; he’s all “What?!” But this bland, beautiful duo might as well be an afterthought. The star attractions are their respective parents, played by a murderers’ row of rom-com veterans ...Read more