Category Archives: Entertainment

Stage show planned about assisted-suicide advocate Kevorkian

DETROIT (AP) — A producer says a stage show is in the works approximately assisted-suicide advocate Dr. Jack Kevorkian. Steve Jones, CEO of Bee Holder Productions, tells The Detroit News…

Rapper Lamar boasts near-record Grammy nomination haul

Rapper Kendrick Lamar on Monday received a near-record number of Grammy Award nominations, with pop superstar Taylor Swift leading for the most prestigious categories. Lamar — who has won wide…

Kendrick the King: Rapper leads Grammys with 11 nominations

NEW YORK (AP) — Kendrick Lamar is the king of the Grammys: The rapper is the leading nominee for the 2016 awards with 11, including album of the year for…

Stars react to nominations for the 2016 Grammy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Stars react to the 2016 Grammy Award nominations, announced Monday: — "I am so grateful to the fans, the Nashville music community & the Recording Academy…

La Scala VIPS screened by metal detecting wands after Paris

MILAN (AP) — Guests attending La Scala's gala season premiere of Verdi's "Giovanna d'Arco" ("Joan of Arc") had their bags checked & were screened with metal-detecting wands Monday under enhanced…

'Hunger Games' finale fends off spooky 'Krampus' flick

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The "Hunger Games" finale spoiled an early Christmas for the holiday horror comedy "Krampus" to maintain its top spot at the North American box office for…

George Lucas, 4 others to receive Kennedy Center Honors

WASHINGTON (AP) — Less than two weeks before the release of the new "Star Wars" movie, George Lucas is approximately to receive the nation's highest award for achievement in the…

Review: 'School of Rock' a crowd-pleasing, upbeat musical

NEW YORK (AP) — Hard rock's two fingered hand gesture is back on Broadway, thanks to an English lord. The crowd-pleasing, upbeat musical based on the beloved film "School of…

LA Film Critics pick 'Spotlight' as best film

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The high-octane "Mad Max: Fury Road" might have driven off with the most awards on Sunday, yet the Los Angeles Film Critics Association had another in…

Transgender actress, Warhol muse Holly Woodlawn dies at 69

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Holly Woodlawn, the transgender actress made famous by Andy Warhol & Paul Morrissey in their 1970s films "Trash" & "Women in Revolt," has died. A former…