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A number of jokes during the evening from the roasters involved Trump, Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey. The Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis did not go well for Dennis Rodman.  The ex-basketball star and reality TV personality struggled through most of his time on Saturday during the taping of the roast in Hollywood.  It
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A ‘Late Night’ producer’s mother, Robin “Bootsie” Plunkett, attended a fundraiser for a Democratic Congressional candidate, where she asked the people in attendance about snowflakes and grocery bills. As the midterm elections approach, Late Show host Stephen Colbert has determined a unique way to cover them — by enlisting a so-called “uninformed voter” to be
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Nominees include VR projects based on ‘Coco,’ ‘Spider-Man’ and ‘Blade Runner 2049.’ Underscoring Hollywood’s interest in the potential of virtual reality, four of the five Emmy nominees in this year’s category for outstanding original interactive program are VR productions, three of which are based on major motion pictures. They are Blade Runner 2049: Memory Lab
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The drama features the historically largest cast of trans actors portraying trans characters. FX is going back to the ball. The basic cable network has handed out a second season renewal for dance musical drama Pose. The show, from co-creators Ryan Murphy and Steven Canals, will return for its sophomore run in 2019. An episode
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Noms include ‘SNL’s’ production designer of all 43 seasons, and ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ sound editors. This year’s Creative Arts Emmy nominees include some notable names and familiar faces, including some Emmy vets and Oscar winners. Here are some of the names to watch. Production designer Eugene Lee, who was born in 1939 and
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From the return of ‘Queer Eye’ to continued success of ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race,’ the watchdog group sees noms for stars including Jane Lynch, Ricky Martin and other behind-the-scenes folks as a message of acceptance. LGBTQ watchdog group GLAAD considers Thursday’s Emmy nominations — which recognized the work for shows including Queer Eye and stars like
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Other notable omissions included no best limited series nomination for ‘The Looming Tower,’ though star Jeff Daniels did get a nom. While Modern Family‘s days of winning the Emmy for best comedy series ended years ago, the long-running ABC sitcom managed to score an Emmy nomination for the top comedy series category since it debuted
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The ‘Bad Moms’ actress will play a woman with a dark sense of humor and an anger problem in the 10-episode streaming series. Christina Applegate is returning to television. The former Married with Children actress will star in Dead to Me, a new Netflix dark comedy series from executive producers Will Ferrell and Adam McKay. The casting
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“I have Trump nomination Bingo! You see, all the squares say ‘White Guy.’” A day after President Donald Trump announced Judge Brett Kavanaugh as his nomination for a vacancy on the Supreme Court, late-night hosts took aim at the president’s choice. Referring to Monday’s televised announcement as “America’s Next Top Justice,” Stephen Colbert said of
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The first issue of Robert Kirkman and Scott M. Gimple’s new Image Comics series, “DIE!DIE!DIE!,” arrives in stores on Wednesday (July 11). The creative minds behind Rick Grimes are pulling a Beyoncé. The Walking Dead comic book creator and executive producer Robert Kirkman, alongside former Walking Dead showrunner and current franchise overseer Scott M. Gimple,
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