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Stars of Hulu's 'Shrill' express love for the 'hippest of places'

By BROOKE LEFFERTS The Associated Press NEW YORK - As "Shrill" draws to a close, its stars and creators are reflecting on how important Portland, Oregon, became to the Hulu comedy series, and how much of the city's originality and beauty they … more

Oprah, Prince Harry reunite for Apple TV+ mental health show

LOS ANGELES (AP) - Oprah Winfrey and Prince Harry are teaming up for a series that will delve into mental health issues and feature segments from athletes and stars like Lady Gaga and Glenn Close. "The Me You Can't See" will be a multi-part … more

Jhené Aiko, Saweetie to perform on AAPI advocacy TV special

NEW YORK (AP) - Platinum-selling performers of part-Asian descent, including R&B singer Jhené Aiko and rapper Saweetie, will perform on a TV special produced by The Asian American Foundation, the newly formed organization launched to improve AAPI … more

Eilish, Chalamet, Gorman and Osaka headline fall Met Gala

By JOCELYN NOVECK AP National Writer NEW YORK - The star power is back. When the Met Gala returns in September, it will feature a heavy-hitting contingent of celebrity co-chairs: Actor Timothée Chalamet, musician Billie Eilish, poet Amanda … more

Michael B. Jordan talks on power, protest and 'Without Remorse'

NEW YORK - Michael B. Jordan's power on screen has taken many forms. His heavyweight force in "Creed." His capacity to inspire change as Bryan Stevenson in "Just Mercy." His raw fury in "Black Panther." But Jordan's potency reaches new, muscular … more

Jimmy Kimmel, YouTube's Mark Rober to host autism benefit

By LYNN ELBER AP Television Writer LOS ANGELES - Jimmy Kimmel and YouTube personality and engineer Mark Rober will host an online fundraiser to benefit those with autism. The three-hour event, "Color The Spectrum: A Livestream To Support … more

J-Lo, A-Rod officially end engagement

LOS ANGELES (AP) - J-Lo and A-Rod are no longer J-Rod - officially. Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez told the "Today" show Thursday in a joint statement that they are calling off their two-year engagement. "We have realized we are better as … more

A new 'Kung Fu' debuts at a crucial time for Asian Americans

By ALICIA RANCILIO The Associated Press NEW YORK - Up-and-coming actors will sometimes claim to know a variety of skills to be considered for roles, but Olivia Liang set a boundary early in her career. "When I started off in the industry, … more

Grande to join 'The Voice' as a coach this fall

NEW YORK (AP) - "The Voice" is switching their positions for Ariana Grande: the pop star is taking her seat in the coach's chair later this year. NBC said Tuesday that Grande will join the Emmy-winning series for its fall 2021 cycle. Grande … more

'Godzilla vs. Kong'; A heavyweight bout with a light touch

The Associated Press LOS ANGELES - The original 1950s Godzilla movies stomped into theaters carrying a metaphor about nuclear destruction. Two years ago, "Godzilla: King of the Monsters" sounded alarms about climate … more

Elton John opens his Oscar night party to all this year

By The Associated Press Attending Elton John's long-running Oscar-night party has always been one of the hardest tickets to get. Now you can go - if you have $20. The Elton John AIDS Foundation is inviting everyone to an hour-long, virtual … more

'WandaVision,' a sitcom sendup, was a pandemic parable, too

Imagine being trapped in the confines of your own neighborhood, losing a sense of the outside world - and of yourself - with each passing day. Things are seeming kind of flat lately and sometimes downright colorless. Everything looks reasonably … more

Grammy-winning French duo Daft Punk break up after 28 years

AP Music Writer NEW YORK - Grammy-winning electronic music pioneers Daft Punk have announced that they are breaking up after 28 years. The helmet-wearing French duo shared the news Monday in an 8-minute video called … more
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