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9 Hit Songs You Had No Idea Were Written By Carole King

The Broadway musical "Beautiful" — the true story of Carole King's remarkable rise from behind-the-scenes songwriter to solo stardom — took home three Tony Awards this month, including Best Actress for Jessie Mueller's portrayal of King. Show More Summary

Gary Oldman Gave An Emotional Apology For Playboy Interview On 'Jimmy Kimmel'

Gary Oldman received a lot of flak after a Playboy interview in which the actor sounded off on political correctness defending Mel Gibson and Alec Baldwin and making anti-Semitic remarks. When he went on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Wednesday...Show More Summary

Top Journalism School Misspells Own Name on Diplomas

Northwestern University's journalism school has a very low tolerance for spelling errors—at least those made by students. Make such a mistake on any assignment, and you'll automatically receive a "Medill F," the Chicago Sun-Times reports. Turns out those mistakes aren't so hard to make: Northwestern managed to spell its...

First Teaser Trailer For 'Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part I’ Is A Huge Warning Shot Towards Katniss

The first teaser trailer for "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part I" is here, and fans of the series will be left reeling for more. The teaser opens as an address by President Snow (Donald Sutherland) to the people of Panem; however, it's clear the intent of the video is a huge warning shot directly at Katniss Everdeen (Jennifer Lawrence). Show More Summary

Lupita Nyong'o Rocks Her First Lancôme Campaign

Lupita Nyong’o always looks flawless and her new ad for Lancôme is no exception. The Oscar-winning actress announced in April that she would be a new face for the company in a short YouTube video. Finally, the day has come and Nyong'o's first ad for Lancôme's Tient Idole Ultra 24H foundation is out. Show More Summary

Will Luis Suarez’s World Cup Bite Cost Him Sponsors?

A few weeks after tying the Premier League’s single-season scoring record, Uruguayan striker may be on the verge of setting another record: the shortest-ever sponsorship of an international soccer star. During the course of Uruguay’s victory against Italy Tuesday, Suarez appeared to bite Italian defender Giorgio Chiellini on the shoulder. If confirmed — and there [...]

Brian Williams Tells Tom Brokaw Why Katrina "Still Gets To Me" (VIDEO)

In an interview with Tom Brokaw at Columbia Journalism School last Thursday for "The duPont Talks" web interview series, Brian Williams reflected on covering Hurricane Katrina in 2004 - reporting he and NBC News won a duPont silver baton...Show More Summary

Gary Oldman Rails Against Alec Baldwin, Mel Gibson ‘Hypocrisy’

4 weeks agoIndustries / Media : FishbowlNY

We’ve noted the work of Playboy contributing editor David Hochman several times. Hochman is at it again in the pages of Hef’s magazine, garnering attention for his interview of actor Gary Oldman. The Playboy Interview is to magazine Q&As what The Graham Norton Show is to celebrity talk show appearances. Show More Summary

This Is One of the Craziest Fox News Rants Ever, and It's Not Hannity or O'Reilly

Judge Jeanine Pirro's television career began as the host of a reality courtroom show not unlike Judge Judy or any of the dozens of other knockoffs. But for the last few years, she's become a regular contributor to NBC's Today as well as the host of Justice with Judge Jeanine, Saturday nights on Fox News Channel. Show More Summary

How Mark Wahlberg Went From Boston Bad Boy To Hollywood's Top Tough-Guy

Not many actors can say they've been a rapper, underwear model, producer, and ex-con, but then again not many actors are Mark Wahlberg. Born in Boston, Wahlberg has made a name for himself as one of Hollywood's top actors, but he has also gone on to be one of the industry's best businessmen. Show More Summary

Senator John McCain’s Office Hits Back at Chuck Todd’s ‘Liberal Bias’

Senator John McCain‘s office hit back at MSNBC’s Chuck Todd yesterday after a video surfaced Thursday of Todd and Fox News’ Ed Henry talking on a hot mic about McCain’s recent statements. “Did anybody check John McCain? Is he OK nowShow More Summary

Viral Video: All By Myself

Occasionally, we see one of those great phenomena out of the blue that captivates us and makes life a little lighter for awhile. Being stuck overnight at the Las Vegas Airport may have been an ordeal for Canadian Richard Dunn (now living in Georgia), but it’s become a great diversion for the rest of us. Show More Summary

Mika Brzezinski Files Viral Mugshot Story Under ‘Stories My Producer is Making Me Do’

She might have scored an interview with President Obama, but the glow of that big get didn’t overshadow one story Mika Brzezinski simply didn’t want to cover this morning. “I’m going to file this next story under stories my producerShow More Summary

Leaving the PC Behind: VR, Wearables and the ‘Internet of Things’

last monthMedia / New Media : Screenwerk

I haven’t been writing a lot lately because I’ve been so busy and traveling. And some of what I’ve seen has got my head spinning — literally. At a private VC-sponsored event in Cincinnati this week, inspired by the forthcoming Place Conference (The Omnichannel Marketing Conference), I got an opportunity to wear the Oculus Rift virtual […]

Chelsea Handler Has Found That New Gig—at Netflix

Chelsea Handler trashed her bosses at E! pretty hard on The Howard Stern Show earlier this year but that hasn't affected her hiring prospects. The comedian's hour-long special Uganda Be Kidding Me will air on Netflix in October as a prelude to Handler's upcoming talk show gig on the streaming service. Show More Summary

Angie Martinez Joins Power 105

Well that was quick. One day after abruptly leaving Hot 97, Angie Martinez is joining its rival, Power 105. Martinez, who had been with the Hot 97 family for over 20 years, will now be the voice of Power 105 weekdays from 2 pm to 6 pm. “Angie...Show More Summary

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