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New York Comic Con canceled; going virtual with

(NEW YORK) -- Like San Diego Comic-Con before it, New York Comic Con -- which last year attracted 250,000 fans to the Big Apple's massive Jacob Javits Center -- has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Earlier in the day, a rep for the convention told ABC Audio that…... Read More

Sharon Stone gets literal with new memoir, 'The Beauty of Living Twice'

(NEW YORK) -- Oscar-nominated actress and activist Sharon Stone has put pen to paper, with a new memoir called The Beauty of Living Twice, due out in March. According to the publisher, 62-year-old Stone not only, "talks about the many roles she played, her life-changing friendships, and her accomplishments and disappointments," but her…... Read More

Portia de Rossi says wife Ellen Degeneres is

(LOS ANGELES) -- Despite a hat, face covering and sunglasses, a sharp-eyed paparazzo spotted Ellen Degeneres' wife Portia de Rossi on a dog walk in Santa Barbara, and asked her how Ellen was holding up in the wake of the toxic work environment controversy surrounding her show.  "She's doing great," de Rossi insisted, according…... Read More

Never-before-seen episode of 'black-ish' now available on Hulu

(LOS ANGELES) -- A never-before-seen episode of the ABC series black-ish made nearly three years ago is now available to watch on Hulu. "In November 2017, we made an episode of black-ish entitled 'Please, Baby, Please.' We were one year post-election and coming to the end of a year that left us, like many…... Read More

Leslie Odom Jr. reveals that he almost walked out of the 'Hamilton' movie over pay equity

(LOS ANGELES) -- Leslie Odom Jr. shocked Hamilton fans last week when he revealed he almost didn't appear in the filmed adaptation of the musical. Odom, who originated the role of Aaron Burr that won him a Tony Award, recently told Dax Shepard on his podcast Armchair Expert why he nearly bowed out of the opportunity. The 39-year-old explained when executives approached…... Read More

Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli drop $9 million on new house

(LOS ANGELES) -- Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli may be headed to the big house but not before they settle into their new one.  The former Full House star and her fashion designer husband recently purchased a $9.5 million dollar home located in Hidden Hills, California, according to People.  The six-bedroom, nine-bathroom contemporary farmhouse home is nuzzled within a…... Read More

Robin Williams' daughter, Zelda Williams, reflects on the anniversary of his death

(LOS ANGELES) -- For Robin Williams' daughter, Zelda Williams, remembering the comedian on the anniversary of his death is a private affair. Williams shared in a statement Monday that on "regular, good days," it's difficult for her to "graciously accept the world's need to share their memories of [her father]…... Read More

Kelly Clarkson announces she's filling in for Simon Cowell on 'America's Got Talent'

(LOS ANGELES) -- As Simon Cowell nurses a broken back, he can rest easy knowing that the empty chair he leaves behind on America's Got Talent is in great hands.   Kelly Clarkson announced Monday that she will step in for Cowell while he recuperates by serving as a guest judge this Tuesday and Wednesday.   "URGENT MEMO.... from yours truly,"…... Read More

Lin-Manuel Miranda and other original 'Hamilton' cast members uniting for livestream event

(NEW YORK) -- The original cast of the Broadway hit Hamilton are virtually reuniting for an important cause.  Hamilton creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda, Leslie Odom Jr., Daveed Diggs, Anthony Ramos, Okieriete Onaodowan, Jasmine Cephas Jones and Renee Elise Goldsberry are among the original cast members who are coming together for the final HAM4CHANGE…... Read More

Zoë Kravitz calls out Hulu for its lack of diverse shows following 'High Fidelity' cancellation

(LOS ANGELES) -- Zoë Kravitz has a major bone to pick with Hulu after it cancelled her critically-acclaimed series High Fidelity after one season. In her most recent Instagram post, which showed a behind-the-scenes image of her with the cast, Zoë thanked her High Fidelity co-stars and fans for their love and support during the series, adding that…... Read More

Zac Efron stepping up for 'Three Men and a Baby' remake

(LOS ANGELES) -- Former High School Musical star Zac Efron is returning to Disney, in a remake of the 1987 hit Three Men and a Baby.  The Hollywood Reporter reveals the search is on for a director for the project, which was originally a French movie. In the 1987 version, Leonard Nimoy directed Ted Danson, Steve…... Read More

FX says 'Fargo''s fourth season will premiere September 27

(LOS ANGELES) -- FX has announced its Emmy-winning drama series Fargo will return for a fourth season with a two-episode premiere on Sunday, September 27 at 10 p.m. Eastern time.  This season is set in 1950 Kansas City, MO. Cast against type, comedian Chris Rock takes a dramatic turn as…... Read More

No 'Wizards' reboot, but here's what Selena Gomez & David Henrie *are* doing together

(LOS ANGELES) -- Following some social media posts that fans hoped were pointing toward a Wizards of Waverly Place reboot, the show's two stars, Selena Gomez and David Henrie, have revealed what they're really up to. The two are teaming up for the first-ever interactive virtual movie premiere.  It'll take place  on August 28 for a movie called This Is…... Read More

Katherine Schwarzenegger welcomes 1st child with husband Chris Pratt

(LOS ANGELES) -- Katherine Schwarzenegger and Chris Pratt have welcomed their first child together. The Guardians of the Galaxy actor, 41, and the Gift of Forgiveness author, 30, announced the birth of their newborn daughter on Monday. They named their bundle of joy Lyla Maria Schwarzenegger Pratt. "We are beyond thrilled to announce the birth…... Read More