National Entertainment

'A Star Is Born' tops SAG Awards nominations, snubs abound

Published Dec. 13 2018

"A Star Is Born" led nominations for the 25th Screen Actors Guild Awards with four nods including best ensemble on...

'Little League for esports' hopes to organize youth gaming

Published Dec. 13 2018

Christian Pineda plays a lot of video games, but he's best at "Minecraft." Hunched over a laptop in the front...

Film review: Spit spot! Blunt's a practically perfect Poppins [trailer]

Published Dec. 12 2018

In the half-century since the original "Mary Poppins" debuted, we've learned a lot about refined sugar, frankly none of it...

Film Review: In 'The Mule,' Clint reflects on a life on the road [trailer]

Published Dec. 12 2018

Both tender apologia and vigorous justification, Clint Eastwood's "The Mule" is a deeply, fascinatingly personal meditation from the 88-year-old director...

4 journalists and a newspaper are Time's Person of the Year

Published Dec. 11 2018

Time magazine on Tuesday recognized journalists, including the slain Saudi columnist Jamal Khashoggi, as its 2018 Person of the Year...

With new board in place, CBS to decide Moonves' exit pay

Published Dec. 11 2018

The newly elected CBS board faces daunting tasks: deciding whether former CEO Les Moonves gets a $120 million exit package...

Floyd Parton, brother of Dolly Parton, has died

Published Dec. 11 2018

Floyd Estel Parton, the brother of country singer Dolly Parton, has died.

Kid Rock pays off $81K in layaways in Tennessee

Published Dec. 9 2018

Singer Kid Rock has paid off the layaway items of hundreds of Walmart customers in Tennessee.

With Kevin Hart's downfall, hosting the Oscars got harder

Published Dec. 7 2018

The "most thankless job in town" just got even more difficult.

Kendrick Lamar leads Grammy noms, where women make a comeback

Published Dec. 7 2018

The music of "Black Panther," with Kendrick Lamar in its starring role, officially owns the 2019 Grammy Awards.

Hart steps down as Oscars host after outcry over old tweets

Published Dec. 7 2018

Just two days after been named host of the Academy Awards, Kevin Hart has stepped down following an outcry over...

Dick Cheney biopic 'Vice' tops Golden Globes nominations

Published Dec. 6 2018

Adam McKay's Dick Cheney biopic "Vice" staged an awards-season coup Thursday, landing a leading six nominations from the 76th annual...

Actor-comedian Kevin Hart will host 2019 Oscars

Published Dec. 4 2018

Kevin Hart has a new job — he will host the 2019 Academy Awards, a role the prolific actor-comedian says...

Kid Rock booted from leading parade after profane TV remarks

Published Nov. 30 2018

Kid Rock's profane comments on live TV have gotten him booted from leading the Nashville Christmas Parade.

Rita Moreno joins Steven Spielberg's 'West Side Story' film

Published Nov. 29 2018

Rita Moreno's portrayal of Anita in the classic 1961 film "West Side Story" won her an Oscar. Now, she has...

'Tis the season for more TV Christmas movies than ever

Published Nov. 28 2018

Have you heard the one about the girl who didn't care about Christmas but found herself in a small town...

Film Review: A delicious, vicious acting feast in 'The Favourite'

Published Nov. 28 2018

Yorgos Lanthimos' "The Favourite," a wicked blast of nasty fun, gleefully dispenses with the usual decorum of the period drama...

Film Review: An unlikely meditation on family in 'Shoplifters'

Published Nov. 28 2018

The idea of family as a simple, straightforward concept is challenged by the provocative but oddly touching "Shoplifters," the Palme...

Film Review: Game not over in 'Ralph Breaks the Internet'

Published Nov. 28 2018

In a battle between the internet and John C. Reilly, who among us wouldn't root for the latter? Leave us...

Film Review: Just in time for Christmas, a zombie holiday musical

Published Nov. 28 2018

Consider it an early Christmas gift: "Anna and the Apocalypse" is the zombie horror holiday musical you didn't know you...

'SpongeBob' creator Stephen Hillenburg dies at 57

Published Nov. 27 2018

Stephen Hillenburg, who used his dual loves of drawing and marine biology to spawn the absurd undersea world of "SpongeBob...

Kim Porter's family remember her as 'a special angel'

Published Nov. 24 2018

The family of Kim Porter released a statement honoring her life a day after Thanksgiving, saying "although we've lost our...

Film Review: A commanding turn from Viola Davis in 'Widows'

Published Nov. 20 2018

When you think of the wives and girlfriends of criminals and mobsters in cinema and television, what or who comes...