Week of   « Prev | Next »

1-20 of 74 items   « Prev | Next »


Ari and Rahm Emanuel’s Doctor Brother Ezekiel Joins Fox News

29 minutes ago

Fox News Channel has signed oncologist and Affordable Care Act architect Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel as a contributor. Emanuel, the brother of Hollywood agent Ari and Chicago mayor Rahm, will offer healthcare and policy analysis across Fox News and Fox Business Network. From January 2009 until January 2011, Emanuel served as a Special Advisor on Health Policy to the Director of the Office of Management and Budget and National Economic Council in former President Barack Obama’s administration, where he was notably one of the designers of the Affordable Care Act. Emanuel graduated from Amherst College and later received his M.Sc. from Oxford University in. »


- Brian Flood

Permalink | Report a problem


President Trump Condemns Anti-Semitism: ‘We Have to Fight Bigotry’ (Video)

34 minutes ago

President Donald Trump condemned recent anti-Semitic actions during a speech at the African-American museum in Washington on Tuesday, calling them a “very sad reminder of the work that still must be done to root our hate and prejudice and evil.” Earlier this week, 11 Jewish community across the country received hoax bomb threats and more than 170 headstones were damaged at a Jewish cemetery in St Louis, Missouri. “The anti-Semitic threats targeting our Jewish community and community centers are horrible and are painful,” Trump said. “We have to fight bigotry, intolerance and hatred in all of its very ugly forms.” Also Read: Trump. »


- Brian Flood

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Star Wars’ Han Solo Spinoff: First Look at Main Cast on Set (Photo)

1 hour ago

The standalone Han Solo “Star Wars” film officially began production on Feb. 20 in London. Lucasfilm has released a cast photo to prove it. In the picture, we can see Alden Ehrenreich, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover, Woody Harrelson and Chewbacca, who will be played by Joonas Suotamo. Thandie Newton and Phoebe Waller-Bridge also star. Also Read: 'Westworld' Star Thandie Newton in Talks to Join Han Solo Movie The untitled Han Solo film, directed by Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, is set for a release in 2019. Kathleen Kennedy and Allison Shearmur are producing the spinoff film. The next film in the main “Star Wars” saga, »


- Beatrice Verhoeven

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Man in the High Castle’ Regular Michael Gaston Books Film Roles Opposite Ethan Hawke, Edie Falco (Exclusive)

1 hour ago

The Man in the High Castle” regular Michael Gaston has booked roles in films opposite Ethan Hawke and Edie Falco, TheWrap has learned exclusively. The first film is Paul Schrader’s “First Reformed.” Gaston is featured opposite Hawke and Amanda Seyfried in the role of Balq, a powerful and respected man who gives a large sum of money to a church’s “First Reformed 250th Anniversary Celebration” but expects certain things from the church in return. The film is set to be released in 2018. In director Nicole Holofcener’s “Land of Steady Habits,” Gaston stars opposite Ben Mendelsohn, Falco and Hope Davis in the. »


- Joe Otterson

Permalink | Report a problem


Trump Owns 3,000 Domain Names Including TrumpFraud.com, TrumpMustGo.com

1 hour ago

Donald Trump bought at least 3,643 website domains before he reached the White House, CNNMoney reported. After he launched his presidential campaign, Trump’s buying spree continued: he bought 93 of them, including TrumpEmpire.com, which had belonged to a Mexican cybersquatter who forgot to renew his registration before Trump scooped it. CNN combed through 20 years of internet records using DomainTools to investigate. Some other website domains Trump allegedly bought include TrumpOrganization.com and TrumpBuilding.org. But he also nabbed domains like TrumpScam.com and TrumpFraud.com. Also Read: 13 'Tiny Trump' Memes Likely to Kick Off a Trump Tweet Storm A representative for Trump has not yet. »


- Beatrice Verhoeven

Permalink | Report a problem


Ratings: ‘The Bachelor’s’ Hometown Dates Episode Scores Season Highs

1 hour ago

Who says you can’t go home? Not “The Bachelor.” The ABC reality dating show scored season highs with its hometown dates round on Monday. NBC enjoyed a nice boost from an “American Ninja Warrior: All-Stars” special, which fared far better than last week’s soft “Celebrity Apprentice” season finale. The broadcaster tied CBS for second place in the key 18-49 demo. The Leslie Moonves-led network finished first in total viewers throughout primetime. ABC was first in ratings with a 1.9 rating/6 share in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demographic and second in total viewers with an average of 6.1 million, according to preliminary numbers. »


- Tony Maglio

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Outsiders': Big Foster Clashes With Moregon (Exclusive Video)

1 hour ago

Big Foster is inching closer and closer to a battle with the Kinnah in this week’s “Outsiders.” In an exclusive clip of the upcoming episode obtained by TheWrap, Big Foster (David Morse) is furious to learn that the Kinnah have taken the generator from his home. When he confronts Moregon (Louise Barnes), he learns that G’winn (Gillian Alexy) gave the order to remove the generator, but he says it was all done to benefit the Kinnah. Also in this week’s show, Sally-Ann (Christina Jackson) and Hasil (Kyle Gallner) desperately attempt to figure out their financial plan for the baby. »


- Joe Otterson

Permalink | Report a problem


Tom Hanks to Publish Debut Collection of Short Stories

1 hour ago

Tom Hanks’ first book is scheduled to hit stores in October, Alfred A. Knopf chairman and Editor-in-Chief Sonny Mehta announced on Tuesday. The collection of stories titled, “Uncommon Type: Some Stories,” will be published in hardcover, ebook and as a Penguin Random audiobook, with Hanks reading. “I read a story by Tom in ‘The New Yorker’ several years ago… and was struck by both his remarkable voice and command as a writer. I had hoped there might be more stories in the works. Happily, for readers, it turns out there were,” Mehta said in a statement. Also Read: 'The Circle »


- Brian Flood

Permalink | Report a problem


Guillermo del Toro Says ‘Hellboy 3’ ‘Will Not Happen… 100 Percent’

1 hour ago

Guillermo del Toro has laid a rumor to rest: “Hellboy 3” will “not happen,” he said on Twitter on Tuesday morning. Hellboy 3 Sorry to report: Spoke w all parties. Must report that 100% the sequel will not happen. And that is to be the final thing about it — Guillermo del Toro (@RealGDT) February 21, 2017 In the past few weeks, the filmmaker has teased fans with “Hellboy 3,” putting polls on Twitter about the threequel and writing that he met with Ron Perlman, who is “in for the sit down.” Previously, when asked when fans might expect “Hellboy 3,” del Toro said plainly. »


- Beatrice Verhoeven

Permalink | Report a problem


Seth Meyers Feels Bad for Trump: He ‘Just Wants a Friend’ (Video)

2 hours ago

Seth Meyers finally figured out why President Trump has been lashing out so much: “The President of the United States just wants a friend,” the NBC host decided Monday. Last night’s “Late Night” dove deep into the behavior of our nation’s top executive with another segment of “A Closer Look.” This one covered a wide range of topics, such as meatloaf, the whitest White House photo of all time (pictured below), and yes, Sweden. In case you haven’t heard, the Nordic nation is (rightfully) laughing at all of us after Trump mistakingly reported a non-existent Friday terrorist attack there that definitely. »


- Tony Maglio

Permalink | Report a problem


Uber Hires Former Attorney General Eric Holder to Head Sexual Harassment Probe

2 hours ago

Former Attorney General Eric Holder will lead an investigation at Uber regarding sexual harassment claims, the company announced in an internal email that was obtained by TheWrap. Earlier this week, a former employee alleged she was sexually harassed while with company — and that Uber did nothing about it. “What’s described here is abhorrent & against everything we believe in. Anyone who behaves this way or thinks this is Ok will be fired,” Uber CEO Travis Kalanick declared on Twitter. Also Read: Uber Launches 'Urgent Investigation' Into Sexual Harassment Claims Made by Former Employee Uber did not respond to TheWrap’s request for comment. »


- Brian Flood

Permalink | Report a problem


New ‘Alien: Covenant’ Photo: Meet Captain James Franco (Photo)

2 hours ago

20th Century Fox has released a photo of the full cast of “Alien: Covenant,” offering a first look at James Franco in the film. In the still, Franco is seen center, with Danny McBride standing next to him and Michael Fassbender appearing on the very right. Jussie Smollett, Katherine Waterston and Demian Bichir are also visible in the photo. “Alien: Covenant” will also star Billy Crudup, Carmen Ejogo, Amy Seimetz, Callie Hernandez, Nathaniel Dean, Alexander England and Benjamin Rigby. In December, it was announced that Franco would be joining the film. Also Read: Ridley Scott's 'Alien: Covenant' »


- Beatrice Verhoeven

Permalink | Report a problem


Leslie Jones Has Moved on From Milo Yiannopoulos: ‘I Was Done the Day I Blocked Him’

2 hours ago

Leslie Jones was nonplussed by Monday’s flurry of news concerning Milo Yiannopoulos. “You guys are giving him too much energy,” the “Ghostbusters” star tweeted about the Breitbart editor who had publicly antagonized her via social media last summer to the point that Twitter deleted his account. “I was done the day I blocked him & got his ass banned,” she wrote. “Been done and moved on. He has no space here!” Also Read: Leslie Jones Blasts Milo Yiannopoulos Book Publisher: 'You Help Them Spread Their Hate' Jones’ tweet arrived hours after Simon & Schuster shelved “Dangerous,” its planned book by Yiannopoulos, »


- Nigel Smith

Permalink | Report a problem


Hollywood Gender Gap: 2016 Movies Had More Major Female Characters But Fewer Speaking Roles

3 hours ago

While more women played major characters in films in 2016, the percentage of female characters with speaking roles has declined, a new study has found. Women accounted for 37 percent of major characters in the 100 top-grossing 2016 films, up 3 percentage points from the previous year, according to the Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film at San Diego State University’s annual “It’s a Man’s (Celluloid) World” study. But despite female-centered hits like “Hidden Figures,” “Ghostbusters” and “Bad Moms,” only 32 percent of the 2,595 female characters actually had speaking roles, down 1 percentage point from 2015. Also Read: »


- Beatrice Verhoeven

Permalink | Report a problem


Christina El Moussa Does First Live TV Interview Since ‘Flip or Flop’ Split (Video)

3 hours ago

Flip or Flop” star Christina El Moussa appeared on “Good Morning America” Tuesday, granting Michael Strahan her first live TV interview since news of separation from husband Tarek broke. The two are currently in the process of getting divorced, though they’re still in production together on the Hgtv hit series. Not only are they co-workers on-air and off, they’re really giving this co-parenting thing a go, which is “going really good,” Christina said this morning. “There’s a lot of false stories and a lot of hype, but in the end, we’re just normal, nice people who just want to be the. »


- Tony Maglio

Permalink | Report a problem


Lindsay Lohan Claims She Was ‘Racially Profiled’ Over Headscarf in Airport (Video)

3 hours ago

Lindsay Lohan told “Good Morning Britain” on Tuesday that she was “racially profiled” while wearing a headscarf at London’s Heathrow Airport. The actress claimed she was stopped while traveling to New York. She said an airport worker “opened my passport and saw ‘Lindsay Lohan’ and started immediately apologizing, but then said: ‘Please take off your headscarf.'” On the British morning show, Lohan asked, “How would another woman who doesn’t feel comfortable taking off her headscarf feel?” Also Read: Lindsay Lohan Really, Truly and Desperately Wants to Play 'Little Mermaid' Lohan was returning from Turkey, where she recently met President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. »


- Brian Flood

Permalink | Report a problem


Stephen Colbert Tries – and Fails – to Assemble All-Star Tribute to Sweden (Video)

3 hours ago

You can’t force the next “We Are the World” — especially if no atrocity actually occurred. That’s a lesson Stephen Colbert learned Monday, when the surging “Late Show” host attempted to assemble an all-star tribute to Sweden. Unfortunately, since no terrorist attack actually happened on Friday in Mother Svea — regardless of what our Potus might tell you — everyone declined. Some were more polite than others. That shredded call sheet aspired to include Bruce Springsteen and Beyonce, among other top singers. Taylor Swift even faked kidney failure to get out of it, writers for the CBS show quipped. Also Read: John. »


- Tony Maglio

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Morning Joe': Cpac Canceling Milo Yiannopoulos Was ‘a No-Brainer’ (Video)

3 hours ago

Morning Joe” co-host Mika Brzezinski has deemed the decision to disinvite Milo Yiannopoulos from the upcoming Cpac conference as a “somewhat of a no-brainer” following the Breitbart editor’s recent comments about pedophilia. American Conservative Union chairman Matt Schlapp explained that Cpac doesn’t mind having controversy on stage, but Yiannopoulos took it too far. “Over the weekend I was made aware of these comments and it just broke through very important boundaries and we felt like the Cpac stage was not an appropriate place for this any longer,” Schlapp said in a statement on Monday. Also Read: Milo and »


- Brian Flood

Permalink | Report a problem


Curt Schilling Defends Milo Before Learning What Actually Happened

12 hours ago

Former baseball star-turned-conservative commentator Curt Schilling is apologizing after a botched attempt to defend disgraced alt-right icon and (for now, at least) Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos on Twitter. Schilling is well-known for ludicrous political commentary, like suggesting journalists should be lynched. But he’s now (voluntarily) eating crow after learning just what it is that has critics so upset with Yiannopoulos. Also Read: Milo Yiannopoulos Denies Defending Pedophilia After Shocking Comments Emerge (Video) Yiannopoulos suffered a string of severe career setbacks in short succession today, stemming from comments he made defending pedophilia in an online video that came to light over the weekend. »


- Ross A. Lincoln

Permalink | Report a problem


‘Timeless': 9 Mind-Bending Questions That Need Answers in Season 2 (Spoilers)

12 hours ago

(Note: This post contains spoilers for the season finale of “Timeless.”) With the first season of “Timeless” now complete, the show has left a lot of dangling threads. NBC hasn’t confirmed it’ll bring “Timeless” back for a second season, but if it does, there will be plenty of time travel conundrums for the Time Team to deal with once they resume hopping through history. Flynn’s in custody, Rittenhouse has the Mothership, and secret villains are revealed. There are also some interesting sci-fi puzzles to deal with in Season 2. “Timeless” has suggested some very interesting things about how time travelers might have already. »


- Phil Hornshaw

Permalink | Report a problem


1-20 of 74 items   « Prev | Next »



IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.

See our NewsDesk partners