This Week

Elizabeth Hurley Headlines ‘Christmas in the Caribbean’ From MSR Media

Elizabeth Hurley (“The Royals”) will star in romantic comedy “Christmas in the Carribbean.” Principal photography will commence this week in the islands of St Kitts and Nevis. The…

Wayne Brady Chokes Up Accepting Vanguard Award at Ebony Power 100 Gala

Wayne Brady emceed the star-studded Ebony Power 100 gala, guiding the evening with the steady confidence of a multi-hyphenate entertainer, but even the industry veteran got emotional when…

‘Dynasty’ star John James to play Joe Biden in film on son Hunter

“The script has it all. Money, power, greed, sex, drugs and alcohol,” the 65-year-old soap opera star said in a 30-second clip announcing his new role.

Hocus Pocus 2 Preps for Pyrotechnic Stunts This Week

Cast and crew working on the purpose built Salem village set of Hocus Pocus 2 are in final preparations to burn the witches this week as part of…

Reed Birney on Searing Drama ‘Mass’ and Why He’s Hesitant to Return to Live Theater

When the Gotham Award nominations were announced this week, Reed Birney was the sole member of the “Mass” ensemble recognized for his work in the searing drama about…

‘Dune’ Digs Up $22 Million Opening China Weekend On Path Towards Estimated $35 Million Cume

“Dune” didn’t quite manage to spice up its China open after a middling $6 million first day in the country on Friday. The film grossed just $21.6 million…

‘Dune’ Opens to $40 Million at the Box Office. Strong Enough for a Sequel?

“Dune,” an adaptation of Frank Herbert’s sci-fi epic, opened to $40 million at the North American box office. It’s a respectable start given the ongoing pandemic and the…

Box Office: ‘Dune’ Voyaging to a $39.1 Million Opening Weekend

North American audiences are seeing the spice flow on the big screen. Warner Bros. and Legendary’s “Dune” is expected to open at the top of the domestic box…

Kate Beckinsale lashes out at ‘high IQ’ haters: ‘I won’t dumb myself down’

“Are we really jumping on women for answering a question truthfully about their intelligence or education? Are we really still requiring women to dumb themselves down in order not to offend?”

Debra Messing Apologizes for Tweet About Kim Kardashian Hosting SNL: I Was Just Confused

Will & Grace star Debra Messing has made headlines a couple times this week for her commentary on SNL hosts and not being cast as Lucille Ball in…

Comcast Launches XClass TV, Its First TV Sets in the U.S., Taking Streaming Platform Direct-to-Consumer

Comcast is going direct-to-consumer — offering streaming TV services to consumers across the U.S., including outside its traditional service areas — with XClass TV, a new line of…

Meghan McCain Tells All: ‘The View’s’ ‘Toxic Work Environment,’ Why She Really Left and Her Feud With Joy Behar

In the 25-year history of “The View,” Meghan McCain is one of the only co-hosts to leave on her own — without being fired. McCain’s decision to quit…