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Kevin Spacey Comes Out Amid Sexual Harassment Incident

HOLLYWOOD—Kevin Spacey publicly came out as gay man on Twitter on Sunday, October 29, amid allegations that he made sexual advances on a minor nearly 30 years ago. Actor Anthony Rapp, who is known for his Broadway performance in the play “Rent” and is currently starring in the new CBS All Access series “Star Trek: Discovery,” announced that Kevin Spacey...

Harvey Weinstein Fired Amidst Sexual Harassment Claims

HOLLYWOOD—Multiple allegations of sexual harassment have emerged against longtime Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein in recent days which has led to his ouster from The Weinstein Company. Weinstein, who is the head of Miramax and started The Weinstein Company is responsible for popular films like "Shakespeare in Love" which won the Best Picture Oscar in 1999. The Weinstein Company announced that...

“The Handmaid’s Tale,” “Big Little Lies” Primetime Emmy Award Winners

HOLLYWOOD—Well, it’s the first big official awards show to get ready to kick awards season into full gear come late December/early January. The 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards were handed out on Sunday, September 17 celebrating all things great about primetime TV. So would “Stranger Things” best the tearjerker “This is Us?” Would “Westworld” prove that it’s everything that...

Comedian Jerry Lewis Dies At 91

HOLLYWOOD—Comedian, actor and filmmaker Jerry Lewis died at his Las Vegas, Nevada home on Sunday, August 20. John Katsilometes of the Las Vegas Review-Journal first reported the news, which was later confirmed by publicist Candi Cazau. The comedian was 91. According to reports, Lewis died of natural causes. He was born on March 16, 1926 in Newark, New Jersey. He...

Oscar-Winning Actor Martin Landau Dead At 89

WESTWOOD—Actor Martin Landau, known for his roles in the 1960s television series "Mission: Impossible" and the film "Ed Wood," died on Saturday, July 15, at the age of 89. He died of "unexpected complications" during a brief stay at UCLA Medical Center, according to his publicist, Dick Guttman. "We are overcome with sadness to report the death of iconic actor...

“Westworld” Leads 2017 Primetime Emmy Nominees

HOLLYWOOD—Awards season is slowly inching our way people. Things kicked off on Thursday, July 13 with the nominations for the 2017 Primetime Emmy Awards. The contenders were revealed by “Veep” star Anna Chlumsky and “Criminal Minds” star Shemar Moore. The question of the hour is rather Broadcast, Cable or Streaming networks would reign supreme? Well, it was Cable yet...

“Stranger Things” Big MTV Movie And TV Awards Winner

HOLLYWOOD—For the first time in history, the MTV Movie Awards has decided to combine the world of television with the world of cinema to celebrate all things great in pop culture. Yep, it’s a first and indeed an interesting take on seeing some of the best from television go toe-to-toe with those on the big screen. The ceremony was...

“Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet Of 1812” Lead Tony Nominations

NEW YORK—Surprises, surprises galore! The nominations for the 2017 Tony Awards were unveiled on Tuesday, May 2 and leading the pack of all contenders is musical “Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812” that picked up a total of 12 nominations including Best Musical. Followed close behind was the musical “Hello, Dolly!” with 10 nominations. The announcement was made...

“Moonlight,” “La La Land” Big Oscar Winners

HOLLYWOOD—It has finally come to an end people, awards season wrapped Sunday, February 26 with the 89th Annual Academy Awards from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. The talk all season has been the battle between the musical “La La Land” and the indie drama “Moonlight.” And for the most part “La La Land” has been the front-runner, but the...

2017 Razzie Awards Crown Its Winners

HOLLYWOOD—Well awards season is great for most in the entertainment industry, there is one awards ceremony that many in the industry dread: The Razzies! The Razzies celebrate all things bad in cinema for the year and in 2016 there were two films that had people buzzing: “Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice” and “Hillary’s America: The Secret History of...
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