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Drake sides with The Weeknd, says Grammys ‘may no longer matter’

Add Drake to the list of people who don’t sound happy that The Weeknd was shut out of this year’s Grammy nominations. The rapper took to social media to complain about it. “I think we should stop allowing ourselves to be shocked every year by the disconnect between impactful music and these awards and just…MORE

‘Black Beauty’ reimagines the classic horse story

“Black Beauty” gives the original Victorian novel a significant makeover, a contemporary remake that relocates the story to the American West. The movie delivers a more pointed animal-rights message, but while its equine star fares well enough, the two-footed characters never really get out of the starting gate. “A mustang’s spirit can never be broken,”…MORE

Revisiting the ‘Friends’ Thanksgiving episodes may sweeten the holiday

“Friends” always made Thanksgiving better. This year, we need to revisit the show’s Thanksgiving specials more than ever. Over ten seasons, “Friends” viewers got to join in the tradition along with Monica, Rachel, Phoebe, Joey, Ross and Chandler as they became their own family. They cooked, ate, fought, invited some A-list guests over, and always…MORE

Chrissy Teigen is in ‘grief depression hole’

Once again Chrissy Teigen is being open about her struggles. She and her husband, singer John Legend, suffered the pregnancy loss of their third child, son Jack, in October and Teigen has shared their grief publicly, including photos from the hospital. On Wednesday the usually prolific social media user tweeted as to why she has…MORE

Fantasia Barrino is expecting her first child with husband Kendall Taylor

Fantasia Barrino is pregnant. The “American Idol” alum and her husband, Kendall Taylor, announced they have a baby on the way during an Instagram Live session on Tuesday. Barrino referenced the Bible, saying she had some fertility issues and turned to praying to help. “Keep trying, and you will conceive,” Barrino told her fans. She…MORE

Taylor Swift reveals boyfriend Joe Alwyn is mystery ‘Folklore’ co-writer

Taylor Swift has revealed that her British actor boyfriend, Joe Alwyn, is the mystery co-writer credited on her latest album “Folklore” under the pseudonym “William Bowery.” The 30-year-old “Shake It Off” singer confirmed the true identity on the Disney+ documentary “folklore: the long pond studio sessions,” which launched on the channel on Wednesday. The name…MORE

Mads Mikkelsen replaces Johnny Depp for third ‘Fantastic Beasts’ movie

Mads Mikkelsen will replace Johnny Depp as the villainous dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald in the third “Fantastic Beasts” movie, Warner Bros. Pictures has announced in a statement. Danish actor Mikkelsen, who has recently appeared in “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” “Hannibal,” and “Casino Royale,” will play the dark wizard at the center of the…MORE

The Weeknd accuses Grammys of being ‘corrupt’

The Weeknd sounds as shocked as everyone else that he didn’t receive any Grammy nominations this year. After the 53 annual Grammy Awards nominations were announced Tuesday, the singer took to Twitter to express his feelings about it. “The Grammys remain corrupt,” he tweeted. “You owe me, my fans and the industry transparency…” CNN has…MORE

Bill Murray’s brother Ed, who inspired ‘Caddyshack,’ dies

Ed Murray, the brother of actor Bill Murray, has died, according to a posting on the actor’s company’s verified Instagram account. News of the elder Murray’s death came in the form of a statement on the William Murray Golf Instagram account. “It’s with the heaviest of hearts that we announce the passing of the legend…MORE

‘The Flight Attendant’ serves up a fun trip thanks to Kaley Cuoco

“The Flight Attendant” feels like the TV equivalent of summer beach reading, in mostly good ways. Kaley Cuoco stars as the globetrotting party gal of the title, who has the unfortunate experience of waking up next to a dead guy. What happens thereafter plays like a Hitchock-ian thriller, punctuated by the comedy of a protagonist…MORE

Nick Cordero’s widow Amanda Kloots talks about Thanksgiving without him

Thanksgiving is sure to be difficult for anyone who has lost someone to Covid-19, and Amanda Kloots understands that well. Her husband, Broadway actor Nick Cordero, died in July after losing his monthslong battle against the coronavirus. He was 41. Kloots chronicled his illness on social media, where thousands rallied behind him, her and their…MORE

Christina Perri says she lost her baby, who was ‘born silent’

Christina Perri announced she lost her child, a baby girl who was “born silent after fighting so hard to make it to our world.” “She is at peace now & will live forever in our hearts,” the singer and songwriter wrote on Twitter, posting a picture of the baby’s hand. Perri was in her third…MORE