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FBI report reveals Angelina Jolie's version of 2016 altercation with Brad Pitt

The details of Angelina Jolie’s report to the FBI about Brad Pitt’s alleged behavior toward her and their kids on a private plane flight home from Europe on Sept. 14, 2016, have come to light thanks to a lawsuit Jolie brought against the federal law enforcement agency.

Jolie’s FBI lawsuit was revealed earlier this year when a judge ...Read more

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Mindy Kaling assures CNN's Sanjay Gupta 'Never Have I Ever' shoutout was all 'love'

Mindy Kaling wants CNN's Dr. Sanjay Gupta to know that her love for him is genuine. And that goes for her entire "Never Have I Ever" fam too.

The Netflix series' co-creator and "Office" star sent love to the famed neurosurgeon after he told his CNN co-hosts that he wasn't sure if the show was mocking or flattering him with a goofy reference in ...Read more

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Solange Knowles 'excited' to be the first Black woman to compose music for NYC Ballet

Solange Knowles is pulling up a seat to the table for the New York City Ballet's annual fall fashion gala.

On Monday, the prestigious dance company announced that it had commissioned a ballet score for the event created by the Grammy-winning musician, who goes by Solange. According to NBC News, the "A Seat at the Table" artist has made history ...Read more

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Death! of a hiatus as Panic! at the Disco hits the stage after 3-year break

Panic! at the Disco is finally writing songs to end fans' tragedies.

After a four-year hiatus from recording, singer Brendon Urie and the boys released "Viva Las Vengeance" on Friday. The new album is the band's follow-up to 2018's platinum-selling "Pray for the Wicked," which included the hit singles "Say Amen (Saturday Night)" and "High ...Read more

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Review: When 'Bad Sisters' team up to kill, the result is an engaging, lovable black comedy

In the engaging Apple TV+ miniseries "Bad Sisters," closely adapted by Sharon Horgan ("Catastrophe") from the Belgian series "Clan" and set in and around Dublin, four sisters set out to liberate a fifth from the husband who is destroying her. That the husband begins the series in a coffin, before the story jumps back in time, suggests that they ...Read more

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Chris Evans didn't know 'She-Hulk' would spill beans on Captain America's virginity: 'The cat's out of the bag'

Captain America didn’t die a virgin, in case you were wondering.

And Chris Evans, who portrayed Steve Rogers, also known, since “Avengers: Endgame” as America’s A—, had no idea that his former co-star Mark Ruffalo was about to spill the beans on his character’s virginity, or lack thereof, in the new Marvel Disney+ series, “She-...Read more

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Miami rapper Rick Ross bad boss? Minimum wage, child labor violations at Wingstop stores

MIAMI — Fast food franchises that make employees pay for safety training, background checks and their own uniforms? Ignoring child labor law? And don’t even think about being short on the register.

The U.S. Department of Labor says employees at five Wingstop locations had to pay the cost to work for the boss, Miami rapper Rick Ross’ Boss ...Read more

He's ready: R&B singer Tevin Campbell confirms he is gay in new interview

Tevin Campbell is opening up about his sexuality, coming out to the world this week as a gay man in an interview with the People magazine podcast "People Every Day."

"When I came out to my family and friends [at] about 19 or 20, that was it for me," the "I'm Ready" singer said. "And then I went on the road of discovering myself. I didn't know ...Read more

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Rocker Travis Barker has COVID-19 just months after hospitalization for pancreatitis

LOS ANGELES — Drummer Travis Barker has COVID-19, contracting the virus nearly two months after he was hospitalized for pancreatitis.

The Blink-182 rocker shared the news Thursday on Instagram, posting an artsy throwback photo of him handling drumsticks with a caption that said: "Covid sucks I'd rather be playing drums."

Barker, 46, didn't ...Read more

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NYC singer-songwriter Elizabeth Chan, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer Darlene Love oppose Mariah Carey's attempt to trademark 'Queen of Christmas' title

NEW YORK — All I want for Christmas is you — to call me the “Queen of Christmas.”

A New York musician known for her festive tunes and a Rock & Roll Hall of Famer are blasting “All I Want for Christmas Is You” singer Mariah Carey’s attempt to claim the title of “Queen of Christmas.”

Elizabeth Chan has filed a formal ...Read more

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Facing a bleak box office, theater owners struggle under debt loads

LOS ANGELES — The box office bounty of "Top Gun: Maverick" now feels long past for the world's biggest cinema operators.

After a series of movies including the "Top Gun" sequel, "Minions: The Rise of Gru" and "Thor: Love and Thunder" brought waves of audiences back to cinemas, the cinema industry is facing a severe dry spell.

Since the so-so...Read more

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5 shows to watch: 'Game of Thrones' prequel 'House of the Dragon' will make your heart race -- and your stomach churn

'House of the Dragon'

If you thought the best thing about "Game of Thrones" was its brutal violence, you'll be thrilled with the blockbuster's first spinoff. Set more than 180 years before the Emmy-winning series, the story revolves around a Targaryen civil war, triggered by the resistance to a woman ascending to the Iron Throne. For every ...Read more

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Review: HBO's first 'Game of Thrones' spinoff recaptures the power, grandeur of the original

Let's start at the end. "Game of Thrones" was the television drama of the decade right up until its eighth and final season, when the HBO series' conclusion disappointed fans on a global scale. Despite all of the show's dexterous villains, fierce emancipators, persevering women and supernatural surprises, it handed the crown to a boy who'd ...Read more

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'House of the Dragon' review: Power plays, violence, dragons and incest. Yep, sounds like a 'Game of Thrones' prequel

Because no intellectual property shall go unexploited, HBO is back at the “Game of Thrones” well and hoping a lot of viewers follow along for “House of the Dragon,” a prequel series that takes place nearly 200 years before the birth of Daenerys Targaryen.

Ah yes, Daenerys the dragon whisperer — she of the white-blonde hair and grim, ...Read more

Movie review: 'The Legend of Molly Johnson' a thrilling tale of human resilience

Directed by, written by and starring a whirlwind by the name of Leah Purcell, “The Legend of Molly Johnson” (aka “The Drover’s Wife: The Legend of Molly Johnson”) is a harrowing portrait of a woman and her children alone in the late 19th century Australian frontier.

Already the mother of a small brood, Molly is pregnant when we first ...Read more

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Will Smith's Oscar slap damaged his reputation with consumers of all ages, data shows

The slap heard around the world has had a devastating effect on Will Smith’s reputation with consumers.

The newly minted Oscar winner’s Q Scores have dropped significantly since he slapped Chris Rock onstage at the Academy Awards in March.

According to Variety VIP, the new data — the industry standard for measuring celebrities’ mass ...Read more

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Amandla Stenberg is over 'people talking about my chest,' especially this film critic

"Bodies Bodies Bodies" is the latest film in Amandla Stenberg's body of work. But the actor has had enough of what other people think of her body — specificially her chest.

On Thursday, the "Hate U Give" star was the subject of social media drama after she sent a private message to New York Times film critic Lena Wilson on Wednesday. In her ...Read more

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A new 'Game of Thrones' spinoff series premieres this week. How are fans preparing?

When the 73rd and final episode of “Game of Thrones” premiered on HBO in May 2019, the fan reaction was ... mixed at best. After investing years into the world of Westeros and witnessing countless bloody betrothals, backstabbings and beheadings, viewers were left a little unsatisfied with who ascended to the Iron Throne.

But that’s all in...Read more

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Review: Idris Elba, meet lion. The new thriller 'Beast' doesn't beat around the bush

Lions and poachers and snares, oh my! In the satisfyingly grisly survival thriller "Beast," Idris Elba plays a grieving widower who drags his two teenage daughters to a South African game reserve, embarking on an emotional journey that devolves into a nightmarish tussle with Mother Nature. Jean-Luc Godard famously said that all you need to make ...Read more

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Review: 'Sprung' an uneven but delightful Greg Garcia sitcom

Anyone going into “Sprung” with no idea who created it will probably be able to determine within minutes that they’re watching a Greg Garcia joint.

Like many auteurs, Garcia has established a distinctive brand for himself thanks to his previous work on shows like “My Name is Earl” and “Raising Hope.” Garcia has a knack for helming...Read more