Ask Stacy for Dec. 16-17, 2017

DEAR STACY: What is "House of Cards" going to do without Kevin Spacey? -- Mia R., Boulder, Colorado

DEAR MIA: There will be a final, eight episode season with Robin Wright's Claire Underwood as the show's lead. It begins shooting in January. Producers scrapped most, if not all, the footage shot with Spacey playing Frank Underwood earlier this ...Read more

Ask Stacy for Dec. 9-10, 2017

DEAR STACY: Do my ears deceive me? My son was watching a Thomas the Tank Engine show at a friend's and I am just sure I heard the voice of Robert Crawley of "Downton Abbey" as an engine named Merlin. Am I right? And please let me know what he has been up to otherwise. -- Donna B., Rancho Cucamonga, California

DEAR DONNA: Yes, Hugh Bonneville, ...Read more

Ask Stacy for Dec. 2-3, 2017

DEAR STACY: An update, please, on my favorite "Dancing With the Stars" judge, Carrie Ann Inaba. Did she and her fiance go separate ways? Has she ever been married? Also, when is the next season starting? -- NFF1993

DEAR NFF1993: It's a time of change for the 59-year-old, Honolulu born Carrie Ann. She and actor Robb Derringer quietly ended their...Read more

Ask Stacy for Nov. 25-26, 2017

DEAR STACY: I loved "thirtysomething" back in the day, so of course I'm enjoying the fact that our "Michael Steadman" -- actor-producer-director Ken Olin -- is having a great success as a producer and director of "This Is Us." I'd like to know whether he plans to appear on the series. -- PatNel33

DEAR PatNel33: There are no such plans, and that...Read more

Ask Stacy for Nov 18-19, 2017

DEAR STACY: There is so much in the news about the drop in football ratings due to the national anthem protests. How bad is it, really? -- Micahglen

DEAR Micahglen; Put it this way -- it's doubtful that even if the protests stopped tomorrow the NFL's viewership slip would be over.

Looking over week after week of ratings in which multiple NFL ...Read more

Ask Stacy for Nov. 11-12, 2017

DEAR STACY: Sterling K. Brown is the best actor to come along in quite a while, in my opinion. I would like a few facts about him. Age? Marital status? Children? Other credits besides "This is Us" and "The People vs. O.J. Simpson"? Thank you. -- Alicia C., Moorpark, California

DEAR ALICIA: The 41-year-old, two-time Emmy-winning actor has been ...Read more

Ask Stacy for Nov. 4-5, 2017

DEAR STACY: What is happening with the "Charlie's Angels" reboot that is supposed to have Lupita Nyong'o and my girl, Kristen Stewart, starring? -- Sally W., Warren, Ohio

DEAR SALLY: The new "Charlie's Angels" has already been issued a release date -- June 7, 2019 -- and director Elizabeth Banks is currently overseeing rewrites on the script ...Read more

Weinstein Co. Sought 'Light of the Moon' Rape Drama

Filmmaker Jessica M. Thompson's Nov. 1 release debut film as an auteur director, "The Light of the Moon," has Stephanie Beatriz ("Brooklyn Nine-Nine") as a woman struggling to resume her life after a sexual attack. The feature has garnered excellent reviews and enthusiastic festival response, including the SXSW Narrative Feature Audience Award...Read more

The Hollywood Exclusive: Ask Stacy

DEAR STACY: What's happened to Paula Abdul? I never hear about her any more. Any chance she will return to "So You Think You Can Dance"?-- CC1417

DEAR CC1417: Abdul was busy this year co-headlining the Total Package Tour from May into July with New Kids on the Block and Boyz II Men. Whether she might return to "SYTYCD" at some point is unknown ...Read more

Ask Stacy for Oct. 14-15, 2017

DEAR STACY: I greatly admired the way Ariana Grande returned to Manchester, England following the bombing of her concert there and did a fundraiser. What is next for her? -- RGE

DEAR RGE: Grande, who recently wrapped the "Dangerous Woman" world tour of which that ill-fated Manchester date was a part, has said she's going to rest a little bit ...Read more

Ask Stacy for Oct. 7-8, 2017

DEAR STACY: I just heard that Jimmie Walker, the "Dyn-o-mite!" guy, and Ann Coulter are a couple. This can't be true! Can it? -- Elenor M. Saginaw, Michigan

DEAR ELENOR: This story dates back to last spring, when producer Norman Lear -- Walker's boss on the old "Good Times" series -- said that he had been out on a double date with Walker and ...Read more

Ask Stacy for Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2017

DEAR STACY: What is the status of the lawsuit Olivia de Havilland filed against the makers of "Feud"? -- Hannah_B

DEAR Hannah_B: The 101-year-old screen legend won a victory in court earlier this month when Los Angeles Superior Court Judge Holly Kendig granted her request for a fast tracked trial, and slated Nov. 27 for proceedings to begin. De...Read more

Ask Stacy for Sept. 23-24, 2017

DEAR STACY: Did anything ever come of the idea of a "Downton Abbey" movie? -- GeorgiaB17

DEAR GeorgiaB17: Yes. In June, NBCUniversal International confirmed plans for a big screen edition of the hit series to commence production in 2018. Creator-writer Julian Fellowes has been working on the script, and producer Gareth Neame told Deadline ...Read more

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