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Jussie Smollett: The Master Prankster?
The "Empire" star appears on Popcorn with Peter Travers and talks about the all new season of his hit show and the long road that led him to his place in the spotlight.
As 'Empire' Returns, Jussie Smollett Warns, 'No One Is Safe...Except Cookie!'
Viewers have been waiting since early December for a new episode of "Empire" and this week, the top-rated hip-hop drama finally returns. Jussie Smollett, who plays Jamal Lyon, says that "Empire" fans maybe shocked to find out that some characters -- well, nearly all of them -- are expendable.
Natalie Cole's Family and Fans Upset by 'Forgettable' Grammys Tribute to Late Singer
Natalie Cole was not included among the many tributes at Monday night's Grammy Awards , and her family and fans can't help but be disappointed. Although the late singer was noted in the Grammys' "In Memoriam" segment, the show did not feature a musical tribute to her like the ones for David Bowie ,
Remembering Alan Rickman's Most Beloved Movie Roles
Fans all over the world are mourning the death of veteran actor Alan Rickman . The "Harry Potter" and "Die Hard" actor died at the age of 69, his rep confirmed to ABC News. One of film and theater's most admired actors, the British thespian was known for his range. With his signature nasal
Showtime Teases Spike Lee-Directed Michael Jackson Documentary
A brief preview of the new Spike Lee-directed documentary, " Michael Jackson 's Journey from Motown to Off the Wall," has premiered online at Showtime 's official YouTube channel. The clip includes footage of Michael Jackson in concert with The Jacksons in 1979 and 1981, as well as commentary from
Obamas Host Chinese President at Star-Studded State Dinner
Lee Daniels, Ne-yo, Mark Zuckerberg, Tim Cook, Mark Cuban and more attended the party held in honor of Chinese President Xi Jinping and his wife Peng Liyuan's visit to Washington.
Sean Penn Files Defamation Suit Against 'Empire' Co-Creator
The Hollywood actor claims Lee Daniels defamed him during an interview by comparing him to Terrance Howard, one of the show's stars.
'Dancing With the Stars' Week 2 Recap
Tamar Braxton took the top spot of the night, while Victor Espinosa went home.
Terrence Howard’s Most Outrageous ‘Rolling Stone’ Quotes
Not everything adds up in Terrence Howard 's recent interview with Rolling Stone. Just ask the "Empire" star to multiply one times one. "This is the last century that our children will ever have been taught that one times one is one," the 46-year-old told the magazine in the interview . "They won't
Mariah Carey Lands Role on 'Empire'
Time now for "Pop news" and cookie had better watch her back. The one and only Mariah Carey is heading to "Empire." Lee Daniels announced the walk of fame ceremony and the singer worked with him on "Precious." She was unrecognizable in her role as a social worker. Very good and pariah also worked