NEWS & GOSSIP

The Glorious Corner: “Green Book”, R.I.P. Penny Marshall, Taylor Swift Ticket Sales and More

G.H. Harding  GREEN CONTROVERSY— Mahershala Ali offered a private apology to relatives of Dr. Donald Waldridge Shirley, the musical genius Ali portrays in Green Book, after the family members criticized the film as being a “symphony of lies.” Dr. Shirley’s brother, Maurice Shirley, and nephew, Edwin Shirley III, said that East Bay native Ali was […]

Hollywood Pays Tribute to Penny Marshall

  By Celebretainment Rosie O’Donnell, Busy Philipps, and Melissa Joan Hart are among the stars who have paid tribute to the late Penny Marshall. The ‘Laverne & Shirley’ star – who was the younger sister of the late writer, producer, and director Garry Marshall – passed away on Monday (12.17.18) after suffering complications from diabetes […]

Video Watch: Die Hard | The Greatest Christmas Story Ever Told | 20th Century FOX

  Facing Christmas 3,000 miles from his estranged wife and two children, New York policeman John McClane (Bruce Willis) flies to Los Angeles bearing presents and hoping to patch up his marriage. Stylish and cool Hans Gruber (Alan Rickman) is in Los Angeles as well for the holiday season, but he’s not there to give […]

John Legend Won’t Rule out Oscars Hosting Gig

  By Celebretainment John Legend hasn’t ruled out hosting the Oscars. The ‘All Of Me’ hitmaker thinks the role as host of the awards ceremony – which will take place in the United States in February 2019 – is a “thankless job” but he hasn’t completely ruled out taking on the hosting duties if he […]

Kelly Clarkson Planning ‘Snowy Christmas’

  Music News Desk Kelly Clarkson wants her children to have a “snowy Christmas”. The 36-year-old star has River, four, and Remington, two, with her husband Brandon Blackstock and she has admitted she wants to get away from her home in California for the festive season because she wants her youngest child to experience a […]

PHOTOS: Sarah Brightman Visits the Empire State Building

  Music News Desk On Tuesday, December 18, the world’s most successful and best-selling soprano Sarah Brightman visited the Empire State Building in support of her album “Hymn” and her world tour Hymn: Sarah Brightman In Concert.

The Favorite Leads London Critics’ Circle Film Awards Nominations

The Favorite looks set for a big night at the London Critics’ Circle Film Awards after receiving 10 nominations on Tuesday. The period drama, about two cousins vying for the attention of Queen Anne, bagged nominations in categories including Film of the Year, British/Irish Film of the Year, and Director of the Year for Yorgos […]

Video Watch: The Merry Monkees—Three New Music Videos

  It’s time to get merry with the Monkees! Check out three brand new videos for their soon-to-be classic Christmas tracks including the official music video for “The Christmas Song,” produced, directed, and animated by Jonathan Nesmith and Susan Holloway. x

Penny Marshall Has Died at 75

    Penny Marshall has died aged 75. The ‘Laverne & Shirley’ star – who was the younger sister of the late writer, producer, and director Garry Marshall – has passed away after suffering complications from diabetes, her publicist confirmed on Tuesday (12.18.18). Penny earned fame for playing Laverne DeFazio on the ‘Happy Days’ spin-off […]

Video Watch: The Monkees “The Christmas Song”

Rhino has dropped the third video from ‘The Monkees Christmas Party’ album, Michael Nesmith’s rendition of Mel Torme’s ‘The Christmas Song’. The song was produced in the style of the First National Band by Christian and Jonathan Nesmith, the video was produced by Jonathan Nesmith and Susan Holloway in a similar style to the ‘You […]

JEFF BRIDGES TO RECEIVE THE CECIL B. DEMILLE AWARD AT THE 76TH ANNUAL GOLDEN GLOBE® AWARDS

LOS ANGELES (Dec. 17, 2018) — The Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) announced today that Golden Globe winner and four-time nominee Jeff Bridges will be honored with the 2019 Cecil B. deMille Award at the 76th Annual Golden Globe Awards on Sunday, January 6, 2019. The highly-acclaimed actor of such legendary films as Crazy Heart, […]

ROBERT MILLER’S PROJECT GRAND SLAM TO RELEASE NEW LIVE CD, “GREETINGS FROM SERBIA”

Recorded ‘Live’ at the 2018 Nisville Jazz Festival in Nis, Serbia  Robert Miller’s Project Grand Slam, the celebrated jazz/rock fusion band, announced today that their new CD, “Greetings From Serbia” (Cakewalk/The Orchard), will be released on January 18, 2019.   Greetings From Serbia features the band’s performance at the 2018 Nisville Jazz Festival in Nis, […]

The Glorious Corner: Patti Smith Group (1978), Todd Rundgren, Rufus Wainwright and More

      G.H. Harding    BECAUSE THE NIGHT — Via Modern Drummer: The saying It takes a village certainly applies to the Patti Smith Group’s breakthrough single “Because the Night.” Bruce Springsteen wrote the song around the time of his 1978 album Darkness on the Edge of Town. Jimmy Iovine, who engineered and mixed Born to […]

Interview: Drama Queen Steve Carell Still Wants to Make You Laugh

Steve Carell Is a Drama Queen! In this week’s Parade, the funnyman of TV’s The Office and so many memorable movie comedies explains how he moved into serious roles—and decided to do good in the world. (And yes, he still wants to make you smile!) His two new movies, Welcome to Marwen (Dec. 21) and […]

Margot Robbie Says Wearing a Corset Helped Her Mary Queen of Scots Performance

Margot Robbie thinks wearing an uncomfortable corset and heavy make-up aided her performance in ‘Mary Queen of Scots’. The 28-year-old actress plays Queen Elizabeth I alongside Saoirse Ronan as Mary in the new drama movie, and Margot has revealed how her unflattering appearance in the film allowed her to empathise with the iconic British royal. […]

Ariana Grana Releases “Imagine” Lyric Video

Read more  Ariana Grande on TMW>>Includes all the must-know facts, challenging quizzes and lots of direct quotes from Ariana about her life, music and career.  

Christina Aguilera To Headline “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve With Ryan Seacrest 2019” Live From Times Square

  (Press Release)—dick clark productions and ABC today announced one of the world’s best-selling pop music icons, Christina Aguilera will perform for a live audience of more than one million people, just minutes before the ball drops on “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2019.” Aguilera last performed on the show in […]

Janet Jackson Leads Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Class of 2019

By Celebretainment Janet Jackson, Stevie Nicks and Radiohead are being inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. The class of 2019 has been revealed, with the three iconic acts being honored alongside The Cure, Def Leppard, Roxy Music and The Zombies at the ceremony in Brooklyn, New York on March 29. Pop superstar […]