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VIDEO WATCH—Weird Al Debuts “Tacky” (Parodies Pharrell’s “Happy”) ; Guest Stars Jack Black, Eric Stonestreet, Margaret Cho

Weird Al Yankovic is promoting the release of his new album, Mandatory Fun, with a run of eight new video debuts in eight days. First up is this parody of Pharrell Williams’ huge 2014 hit Happy, fully realized under the new title Tacky. Guesting on the video are Jack Black, Eric Stonestreet, Margaret Cho, Aisha Taylor and Kristen Schaal. […]

First Two ‘Doctor Who’ Season 8 Episodes Leak Online

The first two episodes of “Doctor Who” Season 8, including a rough cut of “Deep Breath,” have leaked online. The BBC said the episodes were taken from the BBC Latin America headquarters in Miami, the source of the “Doctor Who” Season 8 script leaks

Katy Perry Hopes to Star in Musical Version of ‘Clueless’

A musical reimagining of cult ‘90s movie ‘Clueless’ is being adapted for the stage and a certain A-list American pop star wants to be part of the production. Writer and director of the original film Amy Heckerling is currently working on the musical and told Rolling Stone that Katy Perry has already approached her about […]

Doctor Who World Tour Hits Five Continents

BBC AMERICA and the BBC Worldwide announced today that for the first time ever, the iconic sci-fi series, Doctor Who, will launch a global world tour to introduce Peter Capaldi as the new Doctor. The trip will see Twelfth Doctor Peter Capaldi, on-screen companion Jenna Coleman, and the show’s Lead Writer and Executive Producer Steven Moffat*, visit […]

Book Speak: We Can Be Who We Are: Movie Musicals From the 1970s

Into the 1970s, the movie musical became a daring, dangerous, and divinely decedent cinema experience. Lee Gambin’s We Can Be Who We Are: Movie Musicals from the 1970s explores this explosive energy and diversity, and we’re thrilled to announce the upcoming release ahead of time for those of you who like to collect First Editions. The movie […]

Madame Tussauds of Hollywood Launches All New Marvel 4D Theater

Madame Tussauds Hollywood has announced the grand opening of their brand new, multi-million dollar Marvel Super Heroes 4D theater expansion as they bring their most legendary superhero’s to life.  The new technologically advanced renovation will include innovative 4D experiences with multisensory entertainment including water, smoke and trembles in your seat- allowing visitors to come face […]

The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards Nominations List

The 66th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards, honoring the best in primetime television programming from June 1, 2013 until May 31, 2014, will be held on August 25, 2014 at the Nokia Theatre in Downtown Los Angeles, California Actor Seth Meyers will host the show for the first time.  The Creative Arts Emmy Awards ceremony will be held on August 16.  Here’s the full list: OUTSTANDING […]

Summer’s Hottest Acts Perform on “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock

Summer’s hottest artists will perform on “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night to Rock” airing TUESDAY, AUGUST 5 (8:00-11:00 PM/ET) on the ABC Television Network and hosted for the second year by reigning CMA Vocal Group of the Year Little Big Town. Filmed during CMA Music Festival in June, the special features many of today’s most […]

Alice Cooper Earns White Castle’s Highest Honor

Rocker Alice Cooper has landed an unusual new honor – he’s been inducted into the Craver Hall of Fame at the fast food restaurant chain White Castle. The heavy metal star, whose real name is Vincent Furnier, is a big fan of the junk food brand and was invited to stop by the company’s headquarters […]

Daniel Radcliffe Not Ready to Reprise Harry Potter Role as J.K. Rowling Releases New Story

Daniel Radcliffe is still best known for his portrayal of Harry Potter in eight film installments of the juggernaut series, but he’s worked hard to take roles that challenge audience perceptions of him. So he’s not likely to step into Potter’s robes any time soon.When asked if he’d reprise his role for J.K. Rowling’s newly released Harry Potter story, the 24-year-old actor […]

Rosie O’Donnell Returning To The View

Rosie O’Donnell is reportedly set to return to the panel of U.S. talk show “The View,” seven years after she quit. The outspoken actress signed up to co-host the daytime programme in 2006, but walked away from the project in May 2007 after just one season on air, citing her constant clashes of opinion with […]

Live Action ‘Dumbo’ Remake in the Works at Disney

  A live action Dumbo remake is in the works at Disney. The studio has hired Transformers writer Ehren Kruger to pen the script. Kruger will co-produce the film with Tron: Legacy and Oblivion producer Justin Springer. The movie will be based on the original animated feature, and will include a new plot line about a family that parallels Dumbo’s story. Dumbo was released in 1941, […]

Paul McCartney Unveils New Video Featuring Johnny Depp

The idea was inspired by the chance meeting in 1957 that would change Paul, John, George, and Ringo‘s lives forever,’ explains LA director Vincent Haycock. The proposal Vincent wrote for ‘Early Days’ simply begins, ‘This film is a poetic homage to the legendary beginnings of Paul McCartney and John Lennon’s relationship.’ Expanding on his idea Vincent says,’Their […]

Ozzy Thanks Wife Sharon For Support on Wedding Anniversary

Rocker Ozzy Osbourne paid tribute to his wife, Sharon Osbourne, on their 32nd wedding anniversary on Friday as his band Black Sabbath played a huge concert at London’s Hyde Park. The “Paranoid” hitmakers were headlining at the British Summer Time festival in the U.K. capital, and frontman Ozzy Osbourne took the opportunity to give a […]