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Actor Angela Lansbury to receive a special Tony Award

The folks who hand out Tony Awards believe five is not enough for Angela Lansbury
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When purple reigned: A 1985 Prince concert finds a new life

A reworked and re-released concert that captures Prince & The Revolution at their peak is coming next month
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FILE - Prince performs at the Forum in Inglewood, Calif., on Feb. 18, 1985. A reworked and re-released concert that captures Prince & The Revolution at their peak is coming next month. Prince and The Revolution: Live” will be released June 3 in a variety of formats, including digital streaming platforms, a three-LP vinyl version, a two-CD version and a Blu-ray of the concert film. (AP Photo/Liu Heung Shing, File)
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'Top Gun' and Tom Cruise return to the danger zone

After sitting on the shelf for two years due to the pandemic, “Top Gun: Maverick” is flying full throttle into theaters this week
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Tom Cruise poses for the media during the 'Top Gun Maverick' UK premiere at a central London cinema, on Thursday, May 19, 2022. (AP Photo/Alberto Pezzali)
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Review: 'My Moment' is best consumed in bite-sized bits

Havana Chapman-Edwards was the only kid at her school to participate in the 2018 walk out
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This cover image released by Gallery Books shows "My Moment, 106 Women on Fighting for Themselves," a collection of essays. (Gallery Books via AP)
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Review: 'Swing and a Hit’ for diehard Yankees fans only

By now, nearly ever starter on the New York Yankees dynasty that won four World Series titles in six years has written a memoir
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This cover image released by Grand Central Publishing shows "Swing and a Hit: Nine Innings of What Baseball Taught Me" by Paul O’Neill. (Grand Central Publishing via AP)
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Ethan Coen on his Jerry Lee Lewis doc and filmmaking return

Most in the film industry thought Ethan Coen was done with making movies
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Tricia Cooke, left, and Ethan Coen pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Forever Young' at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 22, 2022. (AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
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Celebrity birthdays for the week of May 29-June 4

Celebrities having birthdays during the week of May 29-June 4 include actor Laverne Cox, singer Alanis Morissette and “The Amazing Race” host Phil Keoghan
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This combination photo of celebrities with birthdays from May 29 - June 4 shows Laverne Cox, from left, Antoine Fuqua, Colin Farrell, Amy Schumer, Awkwafina, Anderson Cooper and Angelina Jolie, . (AP Photo)
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'War Pony' brings Pine Ridge Reservation to Cannes

South Dakota’s Pine Ridge Reservation has often been depicted in film but rarely from the inside
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Franklin Sioux Bob, from top left, Pte Cante Win Poor Bear, Willi White, Gina Gamell, from bottom left, Ladainian Crazy Thunder and Riley Keough pose for portrait photographs for the film 'War Pony' at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 20, 2022. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP)
May 23

Tokyo Olympic film debuts in Japan; headed next to Cannes

The documentary film about the pandemic-delayed Tokyo Olympics has had it first public viewing
May 23
FILE - Japanese film director Naomi Kawase speaks during a press conference in Tokyo on Oct. 23, 2018. The documentary film produced by Kawase about the pandemic-delayed Tokyo Olympics premiered on Monday, May 23, 2022, shown to reporters and other invited guests in the Japanese capital. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko, File)
May 23

‘Doctor Strange' remains atop box office as 'Top Gun' looms

Doctor Strange and his multiverse linger a little longer atop the box office.
May 23
This image released by Marvel Studios shows, from left, Xochitl Gomez as America Chavez, Benedict Wong as Wong, and Benedict Cumberbatch as Dr. Stephen Strange in a scene from "Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness." (Marvel Studios via AP)
May 22

One more 'I do,' this time in Italy, for Kourtney and Travis

A wedding trilogy has been completed for Kourtney Kardashian and Travis Barker with a ceremony at a castle in Portofino, Italy
May 22
FILE - Kourtney Kardashian, left, and Travis Barker appear at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards in Las Vegas on April 3, 2022. According to reports, Friday, May 20, Kardashian and Barker hit Portofino for a long wedding weekend. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
May 22

Creator of 'Star Wars' X-wing and Death Star dies at 90

The man who designed the spacecraft in the “Star Wars” films has died
May 22
May 22

Heard's lawyers try to poke holes in Depp's libel lawsuit

Heard's attorneys have been trying to portray Depp as a jealous, drunken abuser.
May 22
Actor Johnny Depp waves as he leaves the courtroom at the Fairfax County Circuit Courthouse in Fairfax, Va., Thursday, May 19, 2022. Actor Johnny Depp sued his ex-wife Amber Heard for libel in Fairfax County Circuit Court after she wrote an op-ed piece in The Washington Post in 2018 referring to herself as a "public figure representing domestic abuse." (Shawn Thew/Pool Photo via AP)
May 22

Cannes: Transylvania-set 'R.M.N.' probes a ubiquitous crisis

Director Cristian Mungiu’s Cannes Film Festival entry “R
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Orsolya Moldovan, from left, Marin Grigore, Macrina Barladeanu, director Cristian Mungiu, Judith State, and Maria Dragus pose for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'R.M.N.' at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 21, 2022. (AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
May 22

'Triangle of Sadness': Biting social satire delights Cannes

Fashion models, Instagram influencers and Russian oligarchs collide on a yacht — and some very extreme sickness ensues — in Swedish director Ruben Östlund’s “Triangle of Sadness.”
May 22
Jean-Christophe Folly, from left, Vicki Berlin, Woody Harrelson, and Ruben Östlund pose for photographers at the photo call for the film 'Triangle of Sadness' at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Sunday, May 22, 2022. (Photo by Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP)
May 22

Kate McKinnon, Pete Davidson departing from 'SNL'

Kate McKinnon and Pete Davidson are among those departing from “Saturday Night Live,” leaving the sketch institution without arguably its two most famous names after Saturday's finale of its 47th season
May 22
This combination of photos shows cast members from "Saturday Night Live," from left; Aidy Bryant, Pete Davidson, Kate McKinnon and Kyle Mooney. Bryant, Davidson, McKinnon and Mooney are departing from “Saturday Night Live," leaving the sketch institution without arguably its two most famous names after Saturday's 47th season finale. (AP Photo)
May 21

Kardashians take Portofino for Kourtney-Travis wedding

The Kravis wedding train has rolled into Italy
May 21
FILE - Kourtney Kardashian, left, and Travis Barker appear at the 64th Annual Grammy Awards in Las Vegas on April 3, 2022. According to reports, Friday, May 20, Kardashian and Barker hit Portofino for a long wedding weekend. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP, File)
May 21

Veering from Mad Max, George Miller debuts '3,000 Years'

It’s taken a lot of time and a good deal of yearning for Australian director George Miller to make “Three Thousand Years of Longing,” his long-awaited follow-up to “Mad Max: Fury Road.”
May 21
Director George Miller poses for photographers upon arrival at the premiere of the film 'Three Thousand Years of Longing' at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
May 21

Ethan Coen on his Jerry Lee Lewis doc and filmmaking return

Most in the film industry thought Ethan Coen was done with making movies
May 21
FILE - Ethan Coen, left, and Tricia Cooke at the 68th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Saturday, May 23, 2015. Most in the film industry thought Ethan Coen was done with movies. Ethan did, too. But on Sunday, Coen will premiere his first documentary, "Jerry Lee Lewis: Trouble in Mind," at the Cannes Film Festival. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau, File)
May 21

'Armageddon Time,' portrait of white privilege, stirs Cannes

James Gray’s autobiographical coming of age film “Armageddon Time,” starring Anthony Hopkins, Anne Hathaway and Jeremy Strong, has made the biggest splash of an American film not starring Tom Cruise at the Cannes Film Festival
May 21
Anne Hathaway, left, and director James Gray depart after the premiere of the film 'Armageddon Time' at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 19, 2022. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP)
May 21

NBC has all scenarios covered for Championship Sunday

With the Premier League title race coming down to the final day of matches, NBC is pulling out all the stops in its coverage of Championship Sunday
May 21
Manchester City's head coach Pep Guardiola, left, interacts with player Gabriel Jesus at the end of the English Premier League soccer match between West Ham United and Manchester City at London stadium in London, Sunday, May 15, 2022. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
May 20

Ozzy Osbourne's daughter Aimee escapes Hollywood studio fire

Ozzy Osbourne’s daughter Aimee and her producer have escaped a Hollywood recording studio fire that killed a man
May 20
FILE - Ozzy Osbourne, center, poses with his family, from left, daughter Aimee, wife Sharon, daughter Kelly, son Jack and his son Louis, after he was honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Los Angeles on April 12, 2002. Aimee and her producer escaped a Hollywood recording studio fire that killed another person. Her mother, Sharon, confirms in an Instagram post that her elder daughter was one of two people who got out alive. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, File)
May 20

Power Rangers actor charged with paycheck protection fraud

The actor who played the Red Power Ranger in the “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers” films and television series has been charged with wire fraud conspiracy relating to the COVID-19 Paycheck Protection Program
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Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows

Guest lineups for the Sunday news shows
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Longtime New Yorker writer, editor Roger Angell dies

Longtime New Yorker writer and editor Roger Angell has died
May 20
FILE - Author Roger Angell gestures during an interview at his office at the New Yorker magazine on April 4, 2006, in New York. Angell, a longtime New Yorker writer and editor, has died the New Yorker announced Friday, May 20, 2022. He was 101. Angell, the son of founding New Yorker editor Katharine White and stepson of E.B. White, contributed hundreds of essays and stories to the magazine over a 70-year career. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer, File)
May 20

Battery charge dropped against Florida rapper Rod Wave

A domestic battery charge against a 23-year-old Florida rapper who goes by the name Rod Wave has has been dropped
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Ex-'American Idol' star charged in crash granted bond

A South Carolina judge has granted bond for the former “American Idol” contestant accused of barreling into a man with his pickup truck and killing him
May 20
This photo provided by Spartanburg County Jail shows Caleb Andrew Kennedy. Kennedy, a country music singer who was a finalist on TV's "American Idol". A South Carolina judge granted bond on Friday, May 20, 2022 to Caleb Kennedy, a former “American Idol” contestant accused of barreling into a man with his pickup truck and killing him.(Spartanburg County Jail via AP)
May 20

Slimmed-down Billy Gardell savors TV success, family life

The CBS sitcom “Bob Hearts Abishola” will close out the season on Monday, but it's been renewed for its fourth year
May 20
This image released by CBS Entertainment shows Billy Gardell in a scene from "Bob Hearts Abishola." (Michael Yarish/CBS Entertainment via AP)
May 20

'Squid Game' star Lee Jung-jae debuts as director in Cannes

Few actors know more about capturing the attention of the global audience than Korean star Lee Jung-jae of Netflix's “Squid Game.”
May 20
Lee Jung-jae poses for portrait photographs for the film 'Hunt, at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 19, 2022. (Photo by Joel Ryan/Invision/AP)
May 20

Broadcast TV's reduced role made clear in fall presentations

There were constant reminders this past week, when major entertainment companies hawked their wares to advertisers in Manhattan presentations, of the diminished role of broadcast networks
May 20
This combination of photos shows Marcia Gay Harden, left, and Skylar Astin in a scene from the new CBS series "So Help Me Todd," from left, Niecy Nash-Betts who will star in the new ABC spinoff series "The Rookie: Feds," and Brice Gonzalez with George Lopez in the new NBC series "Lopez VS Lopez." (CBS/ABC/NBC via AP)
May 20

George Carlin's comedic journey takes the stage in HBO doc

For comedians of a certain age, there was one album that was worn out on the turntable, dutifully memorized and acted out
May 20
This undated image shows the late comedian George Carlin, star of the HBO documentary "George Carlin's American Dream," airing May 20 on HBO. (George Carlin Estate/HBO via AP)
May 20

Protester crashes Cannes carpet at George Miller premiere

A woman who stripped off her clothes to reveal a message written on her body has crashed the Cannes Film Festival red carpet premiere of George Miller’s “Three Thousand Years of Longing.”
May 20
A protestor wearing body paint that reads "Stop Raping Us" in the color of the Ukrainian is removed from the red carpet at the premiere of the film 'Three Thousand Years of Longing' at the 75th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Daniel Cole)
May 20

Spain's former king mulls 2nd visit amid swirling debate

Spain’s former king, Juan Carlos I,  is planning to visit Spain again in June
May 20
Spain's former King Juan Carlos, 2nd left, waves from a support launch that will accompany the Bribon yacht during a 'regatta' race between yachts in Sanxenxo, north western Spain, Friday, May 20, 2022. Spain's former King has returned to Spain for his first visit since leaving nearly two years ago amid a cloud of financial scandals. (AP Photo/Lalo R. Villar)
May 20

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar

Top 20 Global Concert Tours from Pollstar week of 5/23/2022
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Ed Sheeran announces birth of second daughter

British singer-songerwriter Ed Sheeran has announced the birth of his second daughter, saying he and his wife, Cherry Seaborn were “over the moon’’ at the baby's arrival
May 20
FILE - Singer Ed Sheeran appears on stage after winning songwriter of the year at the Brit Awards 2022 in London on Feb. 8, 2022. Sheeran has announced the birth of his second daughter, saying he and his wife, Cherry Seaborn were “over the moon’’ at the arrival. The 31-year-old Grammy award-winner posted a picture of baby socks on his Instagram site. (Photo by Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP, File)
May 20

After string of adventures, ancient gold ring back in Greece

A more than 3,000-year-old gold signet ring is back in Greece after a string of adventures
May 20
May 20

Review: Harry Styles is fully at home in 'Harry's House'

If the 13 tracks of Harry Styles’ third LP are the walls in which he lives, “Harry’s House” is a place of self-expression, happiness and healing
May 20
This image released by Columbia Records shows Harry Styles’ third studio album, “Harry’s House." (Columbia Records via AP)
May 20

Ellen DeGeneres: proud of what she, daytime TV show achieved

Ellen DeGeneres is proud of what she's accomplished in nearly two decades as a daytime TV host, but she's ready to say goodbye
May 20
In this photo released by Warner Bros., talk show host Ellen DeGeneres appears with guest Oprah Winfrey during a taping of "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" at the Warner Bros. lot in Burbank, Calif., on April 26, 2022, scheduled to air on May 24. DeGeneres is taking her final bow on her syndicated daytime talk show, “The Ellen DeGeneres Show,” on Thursday, May 26, after almost two decades. (Michael Rozman/Warner Bros. via AP)
May 19
FILE - J. Cole performs during his "The Off-Season Tour" Oct. 27, 2021, in Philadelphia. Cole will play another season of pro basketball, this time in Canada. The Canadian Elite Basketball League tweeted Thursday night, May 19, that the 37-year-old rapper will join the Scarborough Shooting Stars in the coming season as a guard. The season begins May 25. (Photo by Owen Sweeney/Invision/AP, File)
May 19

Rep. Ocasio-Cortez says she's engaged to longtime partner

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has confirmed she’s engaged to her longtime partner, Riley Roberts
May 19
FILE - Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, center, embrace campaign volunteer Riley Roberts in a hug, the morning after her Congressional election upset of U.S. Rep. Joe Crowley, Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in New York. Rep. Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY, used her social media accounts to confirm her engagement to Roberts, a marketing professional whom she met while both were undergraduate students at Boston University in 2011. (AP Photo/Bebeto Matthews)
May 19

Alleged Chappelle tackler also charged in roommate stabbing

Authorities say a man charged in an on-stage attack of comedian Dave Chappelle has now also been charged with the attempted murder of a roommate months earlier
May 19
May 19

Reports: Rihanna and A$AP Rocky welcome baby boy in LA

Rihanna and A$AP Rocky have welcomed a baby boy, according to multiple reports
May 19
FILE - A$AP Rocky, left, and Rihanna attend The Metropolitan Museum of Art's Costume Institute benefit gala celebrating the opening of the "In America: A Lexicon of Fashion" exhibition in New York on Sept. 13, 2021. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
May 19

Prince William, Kate join Tom Cruise for 'Top Gun' premiere

Tom Cruise has said he and Prince William “have a lot in common” as the Hollywood star and the royal met on the red carpet in London for the U.K. premiere of the new “Top Gun” movie
May 19
Britain's Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge are accompanied by star actor Tom Cruise, right, as they attend the 'Top Gun Maverick' UK premiere at a central London cinema, on Thursday, May 19, 2022. (Dan Kitwood/Pool via AP)
May 19

Bono cheers papal program for "inclusivity," educating girls

U2 frontman Bono has hailed Pope Francis for promoting “inclusivity.”
May 19
Bono Vox, second from left, and Pope Francis attend with students from different countries the launch of the 'Scholas Occurrentes' (Latin for, schools of meeting) international educational movement at the pontifical Urbaniana University, in Rome, Thursday, May 19, 2022. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
May 19

Vangelis, the Greek 'Chariots of Fire' composer, dies at 79

The Greek electronic composer who wrote the unforgettable Academy Award-winning score for “Chariots of Fire” and music for dozens of other movies, documentaries and TV series, has died
May 19
FILE - Composer Vangelis Papathanassiou, right, answers a question during a press conference in Athens, June 27, 2001. Vangelis, the Greece-born electronic composer who wrote the Academy Award-winning score for the film "Chariots of Fire" and music for dozens of other movies, documentaries and TV series, has died. He was 79. (AP Photo/Aris Messinis, File)
May 19

Scandal-hit former king returns to Spain after 2 years

Spain’s former king has returned to the country for his first visit since leaving nearly two years ago amid a cloud of financial scandals
May 19
FILE - Spain's former King Juan Carlos waves during a bullfight at the bullring in Aranjuez, Madrid, Spain, Sunday, June 2, 2019. Former King Juan Carlos will return to the country on Thursday, May 19, 2022 for his first visit since leaving nearly two years ago amid a cloud of financial scandals. (AP Photo/Andrea Comas, File)
May 19

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Rosmarie Trapp, whose family inspired 'Sound of Music,' dies

Rosmarie Trapp, whose Austrian family the von Trapps was made famous in the musical and beloved movie “The Sound of Music,” has died
May 19
This undated photo provided by Trapp Family Lodge shows Rosmarie von Trapp. Von Trapp, whose family inspired "The Sound of Music" has died. She died Friday at age 93 at a nursing home in Morrisville, Vt. according to the Trapp Family Lodge. (Trapp Family Lodge via AP).
May 19

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Review: A joyous encounter between musical legends lives on

“Carry Me Home,” a newly-released recording of a memorable session between Mavis Staples and Levon Helm, pulsates with gusto and joy, writes Scott Stroud of The Associated Press
May 19
This cover image released by ANTI- Records shows "Carry Me Home" by Mavis Staples and Levon Helm. (ANTI- Records via AP)