David Prowse, the celebrated bodybuilder and film star who provided the hulking, imposing frame of Darth Vader as the original actor to play the iconic "Star Wars" villain, has died. He was 85. Read more
LONDON (AP) — Britain’s culture minister thinks the Netflix TV series “The Crown” should come with a disclaimer: It’s a work of fiction.
Kelly Marie Tran shot to fame playing Rose Tico in the 'Star Wars' franchise but admitted she is still shocked by her success as she had no connections to the acting industry.
She believes in life in the wild.
Self-improvement can be a difficult journey. It’s often an arduous process that takes time to work through and move toward. But Jeezy, who burst onto the national music scene in meteoric fashion 15 years ago with his accounts of street life and drug dealing, is relaying a new message on his …
The rumors are true: Mads Mikkelson will replace Johnny Depp as dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald in "Fantastic Beasts 3," Warner Bros. confirmed Wednesday. The casting news comes just weeks after Depp was pushed out of the role and resigned at the studio's request.
The season finale — and also the finals — of the latest season of "The Great British Baking Show" made it to America on Friday, with last standing bakers Dave Friday (30, security guard), Laura Adlington (31, digital manager) and Peter Sawkins (20, student and youngest finalist ever) going s…
LOS ANGELES — Forget the high-performance sports cars, the luxury Rolls-Royces and all those other classic automobiles in which Jerry Seinfeld ushers his fellow comics to the diner on television’s “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee."
It was Thanksgiving eve, 1971, when a mystery man known only as Dan Cooper hijacked a commercial airliner out of Portland International Airport. He sat in the last row of seats on the plane, where he slipped a note to the flight attendant, informing her he had a bomb in his attache case. He …
MINNEAPOLIS — Pete Docter's life has a way of making its way on screen. The Minnesota native and chief creative officer of Pixar Animation Studios regularly draws from his own experiences, even if the results aren't always as personal as his latest work, "Soul," which he co-wrote and -direct…
Billy Corgan is no stranger to upsetting people on the internet. But on a November morning, he seems remorseful to have upset a particular demographic: witches.
In the Showtime drama "Your Honor," which premieres next month, Bryan Cranston plays a New Orleans judge whose wife was murdered a year before the events of the show begin. Amy Landecker plays the detective who investigated that unsolved murder, and she is pulled back into the family's orbit…
That true love prevails is a well-known tradition in romantic comedies, so it's neither a spoiler nor a secret that "Happiest Season" ends with a happily ever after.
Today's games provide many wonders, including complex stories with multiple quests and missions that provide the illusion of letting us stitch together a linear story. But they are also big, and sometimes overwhelming to start. I enjoyed my first hour with "Assassin's Creed Valhalla," a mass…
Alex Garland has revealed that he has been working on a new "low-budget horror movie".
Miles Teller has confirmed that "no green screens" were used in the making of 'Top Gun: Maverick'.
Diane Keaton didn't like 'The Godfather Part III' when it was first released.
Jamie Dornan admits that he was relieved when the 'Fifty Shades' series came to an end as he doesn't want to play the same character on screen too often.
Joe Pesci's grin as burglar Harry in 'Home Alone' has topped a poll of the best 'winning smiles' from festive films.
Using news sources and network archives, Stacker compiled a list of 50 interesting and little-known facts about the television industry.
Stacker compiled 50 fascinating facts about the film industry using various entertainment and news publications and film sites, including Newsweek, Film Rejects,The Hollywood Reporter, and IMDb.
Stacker compiled data on all spy movies to come up with a Stacker score—a weighted index split evenly between IMDb and Metacritic scores (with data acquired June 5, 2020). Here are the best spy movies of all time.
Stacker is sending out a casting call to all movie buffs and cinephiles: Can you answer these real “Jeopardy!” clues about famous actors from the Nov. 13 update of J! Archive?
Jennifer Grey has reassured fans of 'Dirty Dancing' that the late Patrick Swayze's beloved character Johnny Castle will not be getting recast in the upcoming sequel.
'Game of Thrones' actor Jason Momoa felt as though he was an "imposter" when he was picked to play Duncan Idaho in 'Dune', because he was "sitting in someone’s dream job".
Mads Mikkelsen has been confirmed for the role of Gellert Grindelwald in the ‘Fantastic Beasts’ franchise, following Johnny Depp’s exit.
It's a demonstrably difficult task to find a comic screen partner worthy of standing opposite Melissa McCarthy, so you have to appreciate “Superintelligence" for throwing in the towel.
NEW YORK (AP) — The Justice Department is appealing a judge’s refusal to let the United States replace President Donald Trump as the defendant in a defamation lawsuit brought by a woman who says he raped her in the 1990s.
"Saturday Night Live" is giving country singer Morgan Wallen a do-over after booting him from its Oct. 10 lineup over COVID-19 safety concerns.
LONDON (AP) — A judge has refused Johnny Depp permission to appeal against a British court's ruling that he assaulted ex-wife Amber Heard.
The ongoing collaboration between the husband-and-wife team of Ben Falcone and Melissa McCarthy continues to yield mixed results with "Superintelligence." The fourth film directed by Falcone and starring McCarthy, the movie is first and foremost a spotlight for McCarthy's genuine gift for bl…
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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Several prominent Mississippi blues and rock artists have received Grammy nominations.
NEW YORK — “No New ‘Movies’ Till Influenza Ends” blared a New York Times headline on Oct. 10, 1918, while the deadly second wave of the Spanish Flu was unfolding.
Stacker fills you in on 50 things you probably didn’t know about the music industry using music publications, bank and industry reports, and news articles as sources.
EDITORS: Due to the Thanksgiving holiday, both Publishers Weekly bestsellers lists, BOOK-BEST:MCT and BOOK-BEST-ABBREVIATED:MCT, will not move Thursday. Instead, they will move Monday, Nov. 30.
I was, frankly, too old to pay much attention to "Saved by the Bell," a multi-camera teen sitcom that ran Saturday mornings on NBC from 1989 to 1993, spawned the prime-time sequels "Saved by the Bell: The College Years" and "Saved By the Bell: The New Class" (along with two TV movies and var…
On the first episode of the Amazon reality series "The Pack," a show that takes the premise of "The Amazing Race" and adds in dogs, we see competitors flying in helicopters and ziplining. These are activities that would probably be stressful for most dogs. But none of the canine participants…
The new David Bowie biopic "Stardust" could be marketed as "Bowie as you've never seen him," but it feels like "Bowie as no one ever saw him."
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Bad Bunny, J Balvin and Tainy are the only Latin artists to break beyond the Latin categories in the 2021 Grammy nominations, which were announced Tuesday morning. Their 2020 collaboration with Dua Lipa, "Un Dia (One Day)," is nominated for best pop duo/group performance.
After a year further inflamed by a nationwide reckoning with race, country music artist Mickey Guyton made Grammy Awards history Tuesday when she was nominated for best country solo performance.
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BERLIN — German media giant Bertelsmann said Wednesday that its Penguin Random House division is buying rival Simon & Schuster in a megadeal that would reshape the U.S. publishing industry.
NEW YORK — Kaley Cuoco knew she wanted to turn Chris Bohjalian’s best-selling novel “The Flight Attendant’ into a TV series when the book caught her eye online.
Stacker compiled a list of 50 famous quotes from filmmakers, writers, musicians, actors, and other celebrities using entertainment and news sources.
Pete Davidson will play George Bailey in a virtual table read of the iconic festive movie 'It's A Wonderful Life'.
Melissa McCarthy has revealed that she falls "wonderfully and terribly" in love with the characters she portrays on screen.
Two men kissed during a Hallmark Christmas movie this week, and the Earth continued to spin on its axis.