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The Hallmark Channel is apologizing and reversing course after it had pulled four commercials for the wedding planning website Zola that featured a same-sex couple kissing during their marriage ceremony, saying Sunday night that it hopes to reinstate the ads.Hallmark CEO Mike Perry said in a statement:"Earlier this week, a decision was made at Crown Media Family Networks to remove commercials featuring a same-sex couple. The Crown Media team has been agonizing over this decision as we've seen the hurt it has unintentionally caused. Said simply, they believe this was the wrong decision. Our mission is rooted in helping all people connect, celebrate traditions, and be inspired to capture...
The Red Hot Chili Peppers revealed today that guitarist John Frusciante, who has been a member two previous times, is back in the band, replacing guitarist Josh Klinghoffer. "The Red Hot Chili Peppers announce that we are parting ways with our guitarist of the past ten years, Josh Klinghoffer," the California rockers stated in an Instagram post. "Josh is a beautiful […]
Harvey Weinstein has given an interview weeks ahead of his rape trial in a desperate effort to convince onlookers that the apparent medical condition that caused him to undergo back surgery and use a walker are authentic and insist that he has done more for women professionally than he is being given credit for. In […]
Sean 'Diddy' Combs Honors Kim Porter on Her Birthday
Chelsea Lately's Chuy Bravo dies at 63
Kanye West and JAY-Z Reunite at Sean 'Diddy' Combs' Party
When Taylor Swift announced that a mere four stadium shows in two cities in California and Massachusetts would be the only official U.S. dates on her "Lover" tour next summer, the emphasis at the time was on the American. Additional dates have been scheduled for overseas festivals and stadiums, and speculation that she would be […]
Val Kilmer and Tom Cruise Give Sneak Peek at Top Gun Sequel
Britney Spears Says It's Been 'Hard' to Share on Social Media
Pink and Carey Hart Dress Up as Tennis Legends for Costume Party
It's shaping up to be a merry holiday season for "Jumanji: The Next Level." Sony's adventure sequel debuted in first place to $60.1 million, dethroning "Frozen" after three consecutive weeks as box office champ. Those ticket sales, arriving at the higher end of industry projections, represent a healthy jump on the $36 million start of […]
James "Radio" Kennedy, the inspiration for the 2003 Cuba Gooding Jr. film "Radio," died early Sunday at age 73.Harold Jones, the former football coach at T.L. Hanna High School in Anderson County, S.C., played by Ed Harris in the film, confirmed Kennedy's death to the Anderson Independent Mail.The 2003 film centered on the relationship between Jones and Kennedy, a young man with intellectual disabilities and an infectious smile who had long been drawn to Hanna's football program since showing up on the field as a teenager in the mid-1960s.Also Read: Hollywood's Notable Deaths of 2019 (Photos)He gained the nickname "Radio" for the transistor radio he kept with him at all times - and soon...
Anna Karina, the Danish-born star of classic French New Wave films of the 1960s such as "A Woman Is a Woman" and "Alphaville," died on Saturday at age 79.Her agent, Laurent Balandras, tweeted that she died of cancer."Today, French cinema has been orphaned," Franck Riester, France's culture minister, wrote in his own tweet. "It has lost one of its legends."Also Read: Hollywood's Notable Deaths of 2019 (Photos)Karina landed her first film role as a teenager in Jean-Luc Godard's "The Little Soldier," a drama about the French-Algerian War that was shot in 1960 but not released until three years later due to censorship issues.In 1961, she won the best actress award at the Berlin Film Festival...
Scarlett Johansson may be nominated for a Golden Globe for her performance in "A Marriage Story," but when she hosted the Dec. 14 episode of "Saturday Night Live," she slid into a less flashy role for that sketch comedy's parody of the new dramatic film. Johansson took on the role of therapist to Kate McKinnon's […]
"American Gods" actor Orlando Jones, who played fan favorite Mr. Nancy on the Starz series, has revealed in a Twitter video that he was fired back in September and, without directly naming him, slammed showrunner Charles "Chic" Eglee for the move. In the fiery post, Jones says that "the new Season 3 showrunner is Connecticut-born […]
Ashley Graham Says She's 'Gained 50 Lbs.' During Pregnancy
Runner Who Slapped Reporter's Backside on Live TV Arrested
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Gabrielle Union Responds to Orlando Jones After Firing
Kelly Ripa's Daughter Lola Thinks Everything Mom Wears Is 'Embarrassing'
Sophia Hutchins and Caitlyn Jenner Not 'Romantically Involved'
"If I had made a movie that wasn't good and one that I wasn't proud of and a lot of people saw it, I would be devastated," Stewart said in a recent interview.
Attorneys for actress Lori Loughlin and Mossimo Giannulli say the Justice Department has refused to turn over all evidence in college admissions case.
Kylie Jenner Sings 'Rise and Shine' at Justin Bieber's Auction
Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta reprise their Grease characters for the first time ever
Cardi B and Offset Celebrate His 28th Birthday at LA Strip Club
Teresa Giudice Has Mother-Daughter Night in New York City
He calls the fan response to that scene "scary."
The secret of Flashdance scene where Jennifer Beals takes off her bra
Two organizations dedicated to the inclusion and representation of Asian American communities in media have condemned comedian Jay Leno, and called on network NBC to sever its business ties with the former late night host. Both organizations -- Asian Americans Advancing Justice, and the Media Action Network for Asian Americans -- refer to a joke […]
Sally Field has been arrested at Jane Fonda's Fire Drill Fridays climate change march in Washington, D.C.
Love Island Host Caroline Flack Charged with Assault: Reports
Following lengthy legal battle, singer's daughters Adria Petty and Annakim Violette and widow Dana York Petty reach "settlement agreement"
Kim Kardashian, Kanye West Post 'West Family Christmas Card 2019'
Danny Aiello, whose roles in The Godfather Part II, Moonstruck and Spike Lee's Do the Right Thing made him one of the most familiar and admired character actor of recent decades, died yesterday in a New Jersey medical facility following a sudden illness. He was 86. His death was first reported by TMZ (the outlet […]
Former HGTV Pilot Host Sentenced to 3 Years in Prison
The singer also addresses how private equity allowed her music to be sold off
Ariel Winter Spotted Getting Cozy with Actor Luke Benward
The rapper, singer and classically trained flutist responds to criticism over her revealing thong outfit at Sunday's Lakers-Timberwolves game
Ronnie Ortiz-Magro Accuses Ex Jen Harley of 'Abandoning' Their Daughter
Catherine Deneuve has returned to her Paris home after more than a month in the hospital and at a rest home following a mild stroke, according to French report. The French screen icon was seen out and about by her neighbors in the Saint Germain arrondissement of Paris. Deneuve, 76, had what her family called […]
Amazon is demanding another encore from The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel: The streamer has renewed its crown jewel comedy for a fourth season. The pickup comes less than a week after the launch of Mrs. Maisel's eight-episode third season, and just days after the series scored multiple Golden Globe and Screen Actors Guild nominations. An episode […]
Shazam 2 is happening, release date revealed
ABC's second "Live in Front of a Studio Audience" special has added several stars to its cast. The special, which will air on Dec. 18, will feature classic episodes of "All in the Family" and "Good Times." Joining the cast for "Good Times" are Viola Davis and Andre Braugher as Florida Evans and James Evans, […]
HBO Max is developing a series based on the Grisworld family from the "National Lampoon's Vacation" films, Variety has learned. Titled "The Griswolds," the series will see the titular family home from vacation and explore their daily lives in the suburbs of modern-day Chicago. Tim Hobert is attached to write and executive produce the half-hour single-camera […]
Move over, Jed Clampett! News Corp. co-chairman Lachlan Murdoch has paid a record price of roughly $150 million for the 10-acre Bel-Air, California, estate known as Chartwell - including the mansion used in the credits of the 1960s sitcom "The Beverly Hillbillies," the Wall Street Journal reported.The deal, which also includes the former home of Ronald and Nancy Reagan that sits behind the main house, is the most expensive residential sale in California history, according to the Los Angeles Times.The property, sold by the estate of the late Univision CEO A. Jerrold Perenchio, was once listed for as much as $350 million. A rep for Murdoch did not immediately respond to a request for...
Nelson's holiday picks are stylish and cool, designed for athletes - or those who want to spend more time being active.
It may be more than 15 years since "Love Actually" was released, but Hugh Grant, Colin Firth, and Richard Curtis have finally opened up about one of the the film's defining moments even as the movie made surprise election-related headlines in the U.K. this week. Grant, Firth and Curtis all feature in the career retrospective […]
The Flash: Timeline for Ezra Miller-starring movie
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=g4U4BQW9OEk A new trailer for Top Gun: Maverick released Monday morning returns Tom Cruise to the cockpit for plenty of…
They're definitely cut out for this parenting lark...
Li Hua, 46, started to develop the aggressive form of arthritis at the age of 18
He was told he couldn't graduate before his 10th birthday, so his parents have pulled him out
The Voice season finale begins on NBC, plus a Star Wars special on Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Not quite the 'angelic' performance her mum was looking for...
Steven Newland was inspired to create the tree by his nephew's love for dinosaurs
LadBaby scored last year's Christmas Number One with another ode to the savoury snack - now it looks like he's giving it another crack
Jerry gets moon shoes and Morty gets mixed up in a snake race war. Because why not.
Walmart was originally flogging the festive jumper but pulled it and apologised after it went viral.
Lube Man has been hiding in plain sight the whole time.
"All were happy -- plants, birds, insects and children. But grown-up people -- adult men and women -- never left…
After 10 long years, we finally know what happened to Jenny Schecter.
The season finale (and perhaps series finale) of 'Watchmen' had quite a conclusion for James Wolk's character.
Hallmark's CEO has apologized for removing a Zola ad featuring a same-sex couple getting married. It has vowed to reinstate the commercials.
There probably won't be more Watchmen in the near future (and perhaps ever), explains Damon Lindelof
Damon Lindelof discusses 'Watchmen' Episode 9 'See How They Fly.'
Everything comes together as Angela (Regina King) races to stop her enemies from stealing the powers of Doctor Manhattan (Yahya Abdul-Mateen II).
Finally some good news for people who just don't know how to fold paper.
The guitarist hasn't been in the band for more than 10 years.
'The Rise of Skywalker' might not be the last we see of Rey, Finn, and Poe.
Celebrities and LGBTQ community react to Hallmark banning ads featuring two brides kissing.
Nearly three million hectares of land has been lost since the Aussie bushfires started on a few months ago.
Temperatures are expected to be dangerously high across the country.
Stokes helped England to the Cricket World Cup and single-handedly saved an Ashes test this year.
'Frozen 2' loses top spot but is still winning big for Disney.
Anna Karina, known best for her French New Wave films, has died.
He's trying to get through Modern Warfare without resorting to violence
Deutsche Bahn weren't happy with the 16-year-old's photograph...
The hip hop icons have had a complicated relationship down the years
Arlando Henderson, an aspiring rapper, has been charged with financial institution fraud and other related charges
Several commercials featuring two brides kissing at a wedding ceremony were yanked from the Hallmark Channel after a conservative mom's group reportedly targeted the spots.
Showrunners Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage reveal their plan behind that moment that left fans hanging.
The 90-minute film asks questions about the age at which a person should be considered criminally responsible
The UK's expert on the Alabama Rot disease said cases are most common at this time of the year
Scarlett Johansson hosts this week's Saturday Night LIve with Niall Horan as musical guest.
The yellow warning for ice covers most of Britain, while the snow alert is expected in Northern Ireland
The fan favourite is being created by filmmaker Jonathan Entwistle
Victoria Mahoney, the first female 'Star Wars' director, reveals Ava DuVernay is the reason why she got the job. Read on for details.
Watch Coldplay frontman Chris Martin hilariously fangirl over an indifferent Hugh Grant on 'The Graham Norton Show.'
The Rak-Su singer took to Instagram in a tribute post to his beloved grandma, saying he knew she wouldn't leave without hearing his voice
Olivia Newton-John and John Travolta reprised their 'Grease' characters for the first time ever for a sing-along event.
From Dany's journey on 'Game of Thrones' to the Baby Yoda reveal, here are the TV moments we'll remember from 2019.
Temperatures are expected to be dangerously high across the country
Jones states the new showrunner, Charles Eglee, thought Mr. Nancy wasn't right 'for black America.'
Mother and daughter finally meet as Red and the Task Force rush to find the woman holding Ilya Koslov and Elizabeth Keen captive.
Harry Styles brought new album 'Fine Line' into the world in style with a one night only live show at The Forum in Los Angeles.
Niall's red pants! Lizzo in a Santa suit! A surprise Lewis Capaldi cover!
From a 'Muppet Show' episode to an R2-D2 mockumentary, here are a few of the best 'Star Wars'-related oddities out there.
They went together, like rama lama lama ka dinga da dinga dong