Opinion

Kendis Gibson Jumps to CBS Miami To Anchor Morning, Noon Newscasts

Kendis Gibson, a veteran anchor who  worked most recently for MSNBC, is jumping to a new role at CBS’ Miami station, WFOR, where he will anchor the morning…

‘Euphoria’s’ 10 Best Music Moments (So Far)

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you haven’t seen the first two episodes of “Euphoria” Season 2.  In HBO’s “Euphoria,” music isn’t just a supplementary factor to the…

‘Old Henry’ Star Tim Blake Nelson: ‘I’ve Always Loved Westerns’

Filmmaker-actor Tim Blake Nelson commands the screen in the Western thriller “Old Henry,” written and directed by Potsy Ponciroli. Nelson’s intense performance as a man driven to extremes…

Jews Don’t Count? Helen Mirren ‘Jewface’ Row Over Golda Meir Portrayal Divides U.K. Entertainment Industry

In upcoming biopic “Golda,” Helen Mirren plays former Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir during the 1973 Yom Kippur war, when Israel was invaded by a coalition of Arab…

Mom names baby Lucifer, catches hell online: ‘Death threats are scary’

This mom has been demonized by the internet for giving her offspring one of 2022’s trendiest — yet most inflammatory — baby names: Lucifer.

Ben Affleck Gets Honest About ‘Gigli’ Disaster: It Created ‘A Lot of Negative Feelings About Me’

Ask anyone to name the rock bottom of Ben Affleck’s filmography and “Gigli” is bound to come up more than once. The Martin Brest-directed 2003 romantic-comedy was an…

Clay Aiken on Why He’s Running For Congress Again, Being a Southern Gay Politician and How Trump ‘Hurt My Heart’

On Monday, Clay Aiken — best known for coming in second on Season 2 of “American Idol” — announced that he was running for the House of Representatives…

Remembering Peter Bogdanovich, a Storyteller Who Kept Old Hollywood’s Memory Alive

Peter Bogdanovich was born too late, but also at just the right time. The 82-year-old film critic, historian, advocate and maker, who died Thursday, first blinked his eyes…

Amid ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’ Box-Office Boom, Most Americans Remain Wary of Going to Movie Theaters

“Spider-Man: No Way Home” continues to sling its way to box-office records. But more than half of U.S. consumers say they are still uncomfortable going to movie theaters…

Remembering Betty White, Whose Timeless Humor Made Her One of the Greatest Comedians in TV History

Betty White, who died Dec. 31 at age 99, was perhaps the greatest comic tactician in the history of television. That’s distinct from comic acting, although White was,…

I Hated ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home.’ But the Academy Should Absolutely Nominate It for Best Picture (Column)

Yes, I hated “Spider-Man: No Way Home.” It’s a movie that I’m a total annoying curmudgeonly naysayer about. So even though my antipathy isn’t the topic of this…

Most-Watched Television Networks: Ranking 2021’s Winners and Losers

A tally of the year’s most-watched TV networks seems wildly incomplete in the 2020s without Netflix, Amazon Prime Video, Hulu, Disney Plus or HBO Max in the mix.…