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Terry Sanderson, retired optometrist who sued Gwyneth Paltrow, says it wasn't worth it

The man who sued Gwyneth Paltrow wishes he didn’t.

A jury in Park City, Utah, concluded Terry Sanderson was “100%” at fault in the ski collision with the Oscar winner, which occurred in 2016 at Deer Valley Resort. Paltrow was awarded $1 and the reimbursement of her legal fees for her countersuit.

Sanderson, a retired optometrist, told ...Read more

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It took Neil Diamond years to accept his Parkinson's diagnosis: 'I'm still doing it'

Years after revealing his Parkinson's disease diagnosis, rock legend Neil Diamond is opening up about life with the degenerative brain disorder.

In the upcoming "CBS Sunday Morning" interview, the 82-year-old "Sweet Caroline" crooner reveals that he wasn't ready to accept his diagnosis for at least a year or two.

"I'm still doing it. And I don...Read more

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Review: Matt Damon stars as an executive trying to score big for Nike in entertaining 'Air,' directed by pal Ben Affleck

“Air” has a tricky task: make folks care about a hugely profitable basketball shoe-endorsement deal from nearly 40 years ago.

This isn’t trying to break the Watergate story.

It’s not trying to catch the Zodiac Killer.

It’s not getting Osama bin Laden.

It’s Nike signing future basketball superstar Michael Jordan to a contract that...Read more

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Kevin Bacon rocked his 'Paint It Black' parody. Why's he apologizing to Mick Jagger?

Kevin Bacon's take on Rolling Stones rocker Mick Jagger could have been perfect — if it weren't for the actor's facial hair.

The "Footloose" star joined host Jimmy Fallon on Wednesday's episode of "The Tonight Show" to perform a parody "first draft" of the Rolling Stones' iconic "Paint It Black." In a near replica of one of the ' band's live ...Read more

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3 arrested, including leader of Palm Beach County Latin Kings, in assault on rapper 6ix9ine at LA Fitness gym

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Three men, including the leader of the Palm Beach County chapter of the Latin Kings gang and his son, were arrested Monday in connection with an assault on rapper Tekashi 6ix9ine at an LA Fitness gym in Lake Worth Beach last week, the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office said.

They are accused of assaulting the rapper ...Read more

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Review: Too much spin in Casablanca Records story 'Spinning Gold'

Aficionados of '70s pop will fondly remember Casablanca Records as the home of Kiss, Donna Summer, Parliament and more. Unfortunately, the biopic about its founder intentionally remembers him too fondly, hitting more wrong notes than right ones.

"Spinning Gold" traces the story of gamblin' dreamer and "record man" Neil Bogart (Jeremy Jordan), ...Read more

LFO co-founder honors Brian 'Brizz' Gillis, the third member of '90s boy band to die

Brian "Brizz" Gillis, one of the founding members of the '90s boy band LFO, died Wednesday. He was 48.

Gillis' former bandmate Brad Fischetti confirmed the news in an Instagram tribute post shared Thursday. The cause of death has not been revealed.

Gillis, along with Fischetti and the late Rich Cronin, founded the boy band LFO (Lyte Funky Ones...Read more

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Funk diva Betty Davis to be celebrated at free, 8-hour 'Wall to Wall Women of Soul' festival

NEW YORK — Betty Davis — the groundbreaking funk diva who influenced a generation of genre-defying performers such as Joi, Erykah Badu and Janelle Monae — is among the list of Black female singers to be celebrated this weekend during a free marathon concert event.

The “Wall to Wall Women of Soul” festival, set to take place in the ...Read more

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Terry Sanderson revealed what Gwyneth Paltrow whispered after the Utah ski trial verdict

Terry Sanderson, who was found 100% liable for his ski collision trial against Gwyneth Paltrow, has no hard feelings against the Oscar-winning actress — despite being “very disappointed” by the outcome.

On Thursday, a Utah jury ruled against the retired optometrist, who sought $300,000 in damages for a 2016 crash on a slope. Sanderson ...Read more

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Jason Ritter says he had to address alcoholism before he felt worthy of Melanie Lynskey

Melanie Lynskey and Jason Ritter are one of Hollywood's sweetest couples, but apparently their romance wasn't always so picture perfect.

On Wednesday's episode of "The Drew Barrymore Show," the couple stunned Barrymore when they opened up about the messy reality of their origin story.

Lynskey called their initial pairing "a mysterious thing" ...Read more

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Chris Tucker had personal reasons to join Nike/Michael Jordan film 'Air'

Comic legend Chris Tucker is super picky when it comes to doing movies.

Since “Rush Hour 3″ in 2007, he has taken roles in just two films: 2012′s “Silver Linings Playbook” and 2016′s “Billy Lynn’s Long Halftime Walk.”

Now seven years later, Tucker is finally back on the silver screen, this time playing real life Nike ...Read more

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A rapper was beaten at a South Florida fitness club. Deputies just made their move

MIAMI — Palm Beach sheriff’s detectives have arrested three men accused of beating and robbing rapper Daniel Hernandez at an LA Fitness gym earlier this month.

The beating of the rapper, better known as Tekashi 6ix9ine, was bad enough that the 26-year-old was taken to the hospital.

Rafael Medina, Jr., 43, Octavious Medina, 23, and Anthony ...Read more

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E3 cancels 2023 event, leaving Los Angeles without a major gaming convention

LOS ANGELES — The Electronic Entertainment Expo, colloquially known as E3, was canceled Thursday months before it was to open at the Los Angeles Convention Center celebration in June. The gaming event, once heralded as the industry's largest in North America, has been at a crossroads in recent years, with major developers beginning to to opt ...Read more

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Why is 'Dungeons & Dragons' so beloved? One scene in the movie captures it perfectly

In "Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves," a bard, a barbarian, a sorcerer and a druid team up to pull off their biggest heist yet — and also save the world.

Much like in an adventure in the tabletop role-playing game on which the film is based, "Dungeon & Dragons," now in theaters, sees its heroes journey across the land on a series of ...Read more

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'Murder Mystery 2′: Sandler and Aniston reteam for another international comedy whodunit

If you admire the blunt, descriptive simplicity of a movie title like “Murder Mystery,” then I suppose “Murder Mystery 2″ is right up your alley. The 2019 original stars Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston as a working class couple from New York — Nick and Audrey Spitz — who improbably found themselves stumbling into drama and intrigue...Read more

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'Bachelor' creator responds to report of racism investigation: 'I had more good days than bad'

LOS ANGELES — "The Bachelor" creator Mike Fleiss, who announced earlier this week that he was leaving the hit ABC reality franchise, is pushing back against a report that he was being investigated for racial discrimination on the dating show at the time he stepped down.

"Since its premiere 21 years ago, times have certainly changed and I'd ...Read more

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Reba McEntire 'disappointed' in Tennessee anti-drag laws: 'God bless 'em for wearing those heels'

LOS ANGELES — Reba McEntire has scored dozens of Top 10 country hits, starred in a much-watched TV sitcom, opened a restaurant in her native Oklahoma and taken home six Country Music Association Awards (including four consecutive wins for female vocalist of the year).

What the 68-year-old singer and actor hasn't done is headline the Hollywood...Read more

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New 'Dungeons & Dragons' movie rolls the dice for Hollywood franchise redemption

LOS ANGELES — "Dungeons & Dragons: Honor Among Thieves" begins with actor Chris Pine begging for a second chance. His character, a lute-playing bard condemned to a tundra prison for "grand larceny and skullduggery," stands before a clemency council, promising his jailers he's reformed.

It might as well be a plea from the D&D franchise itself,...Read more

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TV shows to watch this week: Brooke Shields doc celebrates resilience

'Pretty Baby: Brooke Shields'

Shields has yet to find an acting role to match the success of her teen-modeling career. But her ability to overcome major obstacles is impressive enough. This ABC News documentary tackles it all. The Calvin Klein ads. Nude pics. Alcoholic mother. Rape. Postpartum depression. Andre Agassi. Shields and director Lana...Read more

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My worst moment: The time Dermot Mulroney was so unprepared, his co-star laid into him

Dermot Mulroney is in Australia shooting his next project and, because of his schedule, that meant talking to the Tribune by phone at 5 a.m. his time. That’s nothing new for actors, he said. “Even my own near-90-year-old mother turned to me a year or so ago and said, ‘Dermot, you really have been getting up early all these years.’ So I ...Read more