Category Archives: CNN – Entertainment

What’s behind the insane popularity of ‘Baby Shark’? Let’s examine.

When humans of the far future study the culture of their ancient ancestors from the year 2019, it’s going to be pretty hard to avoid the topic of “Baby Shark.” “Baby Shark,” that wholesome children’s song that’s somehow become an anthem for toddlers, families, marquee celebrities and groups of complete strangers from Indonesia to Indiana.…MORE

‘Family Guy’ phasing out gay jokes

It was a joke on the show, but now “Family Guy” producers say they aren’t joking. Sunday night’s episode of the Fox animated series was all about skewering President Donald Trump. In the show, the main character, dad Peter Griffin, chronicles his time as Trump’s latest press secretary. But tucked among the sight gags and…MORE

Kim Kardashian West confirms she’s having a baby boy

Kim Kardashian West confirmed on “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen” that she and Kanye West will be having a baby boy. She appeared on the show Monday night with sisters Kourtney and Khloe. Cohen wasted no time asking whether it was true that the Wests were preparing for the birth of their fourth…MORE

Michelle Yeoh beams up for possible ‘Star Trek’ spinoff

“Star Trek” continues to beam up new commitments from CBS All Access, with the network’s streaming service confirming it’s developing a spinoff series that would star Michelle Yeoh as a character introduced in “Star Trek: Discovery.” Fresh off Yeoh’s role in the smash theatrical hit “Crazy Rich Asians,” the series would center on Yeoh as…MORE

Gretchen Carlson turns spotlight on harassment victims outside of Hollywood

Gretchen Carlson is choosing to be positive. It’s Friday when she calls for her interview about her new Lifetime documentary premiering Monday night, and the end of a long week marked by a mixed bag of news for anyone holding the #MeToo or Time’s Up shields in the battle for gender equality. The good news…MORE

R. Kelly accused of threatening one of his alleged victims

One of R. Kelly’s alleged victims says he is trying to retaliate against her for speaking out in the Lifetime docuseries “Surviving R. Kelly.” Faith Rodgers, 21, appeared in the series. Her attorney, Gloria Allred, said at a press conference Monday that Kelly posted private photos of Rodgers online and threatened in a letter to…MORE

French Montana walks back R. Kelly remarks

French Montana is clarifying some remarks he made about R. Kelly. The rapper spoke with TMZ over the weekend about the singer, who has come under scrutiny in the wake of the Lifetime docuseries “Surviving R. Kelly.” The show outlines allegations of abuse, predatory behavior and pedophilia against the Kelly. Kelly’s attorney, Steve Greenberg, told…MORE

Meet the egg that broke Kylie Jenner’s Instagram record

An egg just got over easy on Instagram. A photo of an ordinary, brown egg has broken Kylie Jenner’s record for most-liked photo. The picture was posted January 4 with the caption: “Let’s set a world record together and get the most liked post on Instagram. Beating the current world record held by Kylie Jenner…MORE

Miley Cyrus pays sweet birthday tribute to hubby Liam Hemsworth

Newly wed Miley Cyrus shared a love letter to husband Liam Hemsworth in honor of his birthday. Hemsworth turned 29 Sunday. Cyrus broke their unofficial let’s-keep-our-love-private policy by sharing a video of the actor goofing around, along with a throwback photo of the couple from a decade ago. But Cyrus got even more personal with…MORE