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Director Lee Daniels says his harshest critics are his children
The success of indie films "Precious" and "The Butler" helped make director Lee Daniels one of the most powerful men in Hollywood. He followed those up with two hit prime-time television series, "Empire" and "Star." And he has another in the works. The Daniels production empire has become somewhat
Amy Schumer speaks out after reports of 'equal pay' demands
ABC News' Lara Spencer reports the buzziest stories of the day in "GMA" Pop News.
Amy Schumer says reports she demanded equal pay to Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle 'aren't true'
Amy Schumer denies that she "flatly asked for more money" after learning what Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle reportedly earned for their Netflix stand-up comedy specials. A recent article in Variety claimed that "when Chris Rock and Dave Chappelle made headlines for commanding eye-popping deals for
Jerry Seinfeld, Chris Rock top Forbes' highest-paid comedians list
Jerry Seinfeld is back on top of Forbes' list of the world's highest-paid comedians . Kevin Hart, last year's highest-paid comic, dropped to No. 6 on the list, with $32.5 million. The magazine reported that a huge Netflix stand-up deal boosted Seinfeld's bottom line to a whopping $69.0 million last
The Note: Dark cloud hangs over Trump’s visit to City of Lights
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW TODAY Bonjour! President Trump is in Paris today and Friday at the invitation of his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron , for the Bastille Day celebrations and to hold a one-on-one meeting . Overshadowed by Donald Trump Jr., the president's news conference will be his first
Jay-Z opens up about marriage to Beyonce: 'Then it starts cracking'
In an 11-minute video titled " Footnotes for 4:44 ," Jay-Z opens up about his marriage to Beyonce , which he admits "wasn’t totally built on the 100 percent truth." The video is a complement to his new album "4:44" and earlier lyrics, already released, that also reference his marriage, including
Chris Rock comes clean about his divorce and infidelity
Chris Rock is not holding back about his infidelity and subsequent divorce from his ex-wife, Malaak Compton-Rock. Looking back at his past transgressions, the comedian said he was "a piece of s Rock told Rolling Stone magazine that after his divorce he had to "reset" his entire life. "Getting
Hari Kondabolu: 'I knew that I had a voice'
The comedian talks to Amna Nawaz about turning the tough issues America is facing into laugh-out-loud jokes as a part of the podcast series "Uncomfortable."
Dave Chappelle remembers Charlie Murphy: 'Everybody in comedy is heartbroken'
Dave Chappelle paid his respect to his "Chappelle's Show" co-star Charlie Murphy on Wednesday night at John Mayer 's tour stop in Columbus, Ohio. Murphy, who was a comedian and Eddie Murphy 's older brother, passed away Wednesday at age 57, after battling leukemia . In the fan-captured video posted
Adam Sandler's touching remarks on the passing of comedian Charlie Murphy
Sandler reflected on the accolades for Murphy's comedy and said "we're all going to miss him very much."