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Watch A Young Jennifer Lawrence In A High School Shakespeare Play

Before Jennifer Lawrence was shooting arrows, she was playing a broken-hearted heroine in a Shakespeare play. The 24-year-old Oscar winner played Desdemona in Shakespeare's "Othello" in high school, and CNN released the footage to prove it. Show More Summary

Bill Cosby Gets Standing Ovations During Florida Performance

Last night, Bill Cosby performed to a sold-out crowd at Eastern Florida State College in Melbourne, Florida, and no member of the audience took up a local radio station's offer to disrupt the show over the sexual assault allegations dogging the comedian, reports the New York Times. Instead, they gave... More »

Jimmy Fallon, John Krasinski and Stephen Merchant Team Up To Bring ‘Lip Sync Battle’ To Spike TV

SpikeTV isteamingupwithJimmyFallon,JohnKrasinskiandStephanMerchanttobring LipSyncBattle toTV.BasedontheregularhilariousbitfeaturedonTheTonightShow,Fallon,KrasinskiandMerchantwillappearregularlytothrowdownsomemadlipsyncingskills.TheserieswillbegintapinginJanuarywithascheduledpremieredateofApril2,2015.

Tina Fey’s New Comedy ‘The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt’ Moves From NBC To Netflix

Netflix isonarollthisweek.After NBC decidednottomoveforwardwith TheUnbreakableKimmySchmidt,theonlinestreamingservicesteppedintobuythefirstseasonofthecomedyandorderedasecondonetoboot.TheseriesstarsEllieKemperand  comesfromthemindsof 30Rockproducers TinaFey andRobertCarlock.

‘Mockingjay': A Tale In Two (Unnecessary) Parts

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1 hits theaters this weekend amid mixed reviews and early returns do not look promising. The final chapter in the saga of Katniss Everdeen and friends may be bogged down by an underwhelming story that was inexplicably broken into two parts. Show More Summary

METZ, Protomartyr, Nots, and Sleepies were the "top secret" bands at Death by Audio's second-to-last night (pics, video); no hints for tonight's last-ever DbA show

by Bill Pearis METZ @ DbA 11/21/2014 (photos by @jon_yi and @qbertplaya) Protomartyr @ DbA 11/21/2014 It is cliche and hyperbole to say a band destroyed a place, but it's a very apt word for what Toronto's METZ did to...

Taylor Swift and Harry Styles Could Be Getting Back Together -- Whoa!

Post by Nicole Fabian-Weber. For the longest time now, we've been hearing about how the breakup between Taylor Swift and Harry Styles was, to put it mildly, messy. We wonder about pretty much every song Swift comes out with: Is it about...Show More Summary

Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra Tell Untold Stories In New Book

The only couple to stay together throughout Teen Mom history has been Catelynn Lowell and Tyler Baltierra. Together since school, these two have been through everything together and they aren’t slowing down anytime soon. Following in...Show More Summary

New Cosby Accuser Joyce Emmons Alleges Being Drugged, Waking Up Nude With Cosby Pal

Joyce Emmons, a new Cosby accuser, is alleging Bill Cosby slipped her a Quaalude and she that later woke up nude and in bed with one of Cosby’s friends. According to TMZ, Emmons regularly hung out with Cosby in the ’70s when the comedian performed in Las Vegas. Show More Summary

Cosby Gets Standing Ovation

Before Bill Cosby's show last night in Melbourne, Fla., a local radio station offered $1,000 to anyone who heckled him and got it on video. Nobody collected, as Cosby was instead greeted with a standing ovation and "overwhelming support" from the sell-out crowd, reports NBC News. Cosby did not...

Happy Birthday Mads Mikkelsen: Celebrate with 10 delicious 'Hannibal' Gifs

Happy birthday to "Hannibal" star Mads Mikkelsen who celebrates his 49th birthday on Saturday (Nov. 22)! The Danish actor became the new face of pop culture's most notorious cannibal only two seasons ago, though his film credits have made him one of Denmark's biggest stars. Show More Summary

Newswire: Adam Pally is leaving The Mindy Project

Sad news for Mindy Project fans: Adam Pally’s Peter Prentice is exiting the Schulman and Associates OB-GYN practice. TV Line confirms that Pally will be leaving The Mindy Project as of this season’s 13th episode. The actor has signed a deal with ABC Studios (his old Happy Endings network) to produce projects for broadcast, cable, and new media. Show More Summary

Amy Adams' Janis Joplin Biopic Gets 'Dallas Buyers Club' Director

Amy Adams has been attached to play musician Janis Joplin for years, with the biopic moving forward under director Jean-Marc Vallee. [...]

How to Get Away with Murder Postmortem: Boss Explains That Killer New Twist and What's Next

[WARNING: The following story contains spoilers about Thursday's midseason finale of How to Get Away with Murder. Read at your own risk.] Read More > Other Links From Liza Weil Tom Verica Viola Davis Billy Brown Alfred Enoch Katie Findlay Aja Naomi King Karla Souza How to Get Away with Murder Jack Falahee Matt McGorry Peter Nowalk

Natalie Dormer Would Like to See More Penises on Game of Thrones

Who wants more male full-frontal nudity on Game of Thrones? Everyone! But specifically, Natalie Dormer. The Daily Beast caught up with Dormer during the Mockingjay press tour to ask her a very leading question: Could GOT use "more dick"? To her immortal credit, Dormer co-signed the notion: "I think Thrones has... More »

Netflix Takes Over Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Starring Ellie Kemper

The comedy series from Tina Fey and Robert Carlock was originally headed to NBC The post Netflix Takes Over Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt, Starring Ellie Kemper appeared first on

?Universal Unveils Cryptic Teaser for 'Jurassic World'

Universal unveils cryptic teaser for Jurassic World, full trailer coming on Thanksgiving Day. Jurassic World is still several months away but Universal is already starting the marketing machine and today, they unveiled a cryptic teaser that didn’t reveal anything but it anticipates that a more revealing trailer will be released on Thanksgiving Day. Show More Summary

After a little more than a year on the air, Queen Latifah's eponymous talk show has been cancelled.

After a little more than a year on the air, Queen Latifah's eponymous talk show has been cancelled. The Queen Latifah Show is survived by Maury, The Wendy Williams Show, The Dr. Oz Show, the shows starring Steves Wilkos and Harvey, and The Rachael Ray Show, among others. Read more...

Remembering Mike Nichols, His Insight and His Introduction to Jacqueline Kennedy at El Morocco

In the early seventies I had the honor of dating Mike Nichols. In no way is my remembrance meant to take away from the love he had for the fascinating and the cherished Diane Sawyer who also has been kind to me, but I feel sharing a historic moment about him is important and, sadly so, newsworthy. Show More Summary

Poet Nikki Giovanni Rips Bill Cosby To Shreds In Speech Seven Years Ago

Seven years ago, poet Nikki Giovanni had some things to get off her chest about Bill Cosby, and the video of this has resurfaced amidst the continuous string of rape allegations against the veteran actor. Performing at the Miami Book...Show More Summary

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