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TLC's new 'Hot & Heavy' series faces backlash

TLC's "Hot & Heavy," a new reality show about plus-sized women and their thinner love interests, spurs controversy. HLN's Robin Meade and Melissa Knowles have more.

Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'In the Heights' trailer debuts

The movie adaptation of Lin-Manuel Miranda's musical "In the Heights" just dropped its first trailer. The film will release in Summer 2020.

Kendall Jenner and Harry Styles quiz each other

Harry Styles ate something disgusting on "The Late Late Show" to avoid telling Kendall Jenner which songs from his last album were written about her.

'Richard Jewell' missteps turn Clint Eastwood's latest into a great-movie wannabe

The real-life journalist portrayed in the upcoming Clint Eastwood film, "Richard Jewell," is being defended by her former colleagues and the newspaper where she worked because they say she is unfairly depicted as a woman who traded sex for stories.

Philip McKeon, former child actor, has died at 55

Philip McKeon, the former child actor best known for his role on the CBS sitcom "Alice," has died at the age of 55, a family spokesman said.

Roxette singer Marie Fredriksson dead at 61

Singer Marie Fredriksson from the popular Swedish group Roxette has died after a long battle with cancer.

A new 'Ghostbusters: Afterlife' trailer is here

"Ghostbusters: Afterlife" is set for release on July 10, 2020. Jason Reitman, son of Ivan Reitman who made the first Ghostbusters classic, directs the new franchise film.

Disney warns its new Star Wars movie could trigger seizures in people with epilepsy

The Walt Disney Company issued a warning for the new 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' movie, citing it may trigger seizures for those with epilepsy due to flashing lights.

Miss South Africa crowned 2019 Miss Universe

Miss South Africa, Zozibini Tunzi, was crowned 2019's Miss Universe. The two runners-up for the crown were Miss Mexico and Miss Puerto Rico.

Actor René Auberjonois, known for 'Benson' and 'Star Trek,' has died at 79

Actor René Auberjonois, who was known for his TV roles in "Benson," "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine" and "Boston Legal," has died at 79.

Caroll Spinney, the Sesame Street puppeteer behind Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, has died

Caroll Spinney, the legendary puppeteer behind "Sesame Street" characters Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch, has died at the age of 85, according to Sesame Workshop.

Rapper Juice WRLD is dead at 21

Rising star Juice WRLD, who was born Jarad Anthony Higgins, died in his hometown of Chicago, the Cook County Medical Examiner's Office said.

Ron Leibman, 'Norma Rae' and 'Friends' actor, dies at 82

Tony Award winning actor Ron Leibman was known for his roles in films like "Slaughterhouse-Five" and the 1979 film "Norma Rae."

Camila Cabello puts a spin on Billie Eilish's "Bad Guy"

Watch Camila Cabello sing a unique rendition of Billie Eilish's "Bady Guy" on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon".

Justin Timberlake apologizes to wife Jessica Biel after he was pictured holding hands with co-star

Justin Timberlake posted a public apology to his wife Jessica Biel for a "strong lapse in judgement" after photos surfaced of Timberlake holding hands with his costar Alisha Wainwright.

Willie Nelson says he has stopped smoking because it almost killed him

Country music icon, Willie Nelson, announced he is no longer smoking marijuana and cigarettes due to ongoing health and breathing issues. CNN affiliate KSAT's Paul Venema reports.

Robert De Niro defends Anna Paquin's role in 'The Irishman'

Actor Robert De Niro defended Anna Paquin's role in the new Netflix film "The Irishman." Paquin's character speaks seven words in the 210-minute film.

The first 'Black Widow' trailer is out and it's an action-packed family reunion

Scarlett Johansson makes a return as former KGB assassin turned agent of SHIELD Natasha Romanoff in a standalone movie to be released in 2020.

A teaser of the new James Bond movie 'No Time to Die' has been released

Daniel Craig and other stars from the 25th movie in the James Bond franchise gathered in Jamaica to give us a glimpse of the upcoming film.

Shelley Morrison, actress who played maid on 'Will & Grace,' dies at 83

Shelley Morrison, a character actress best known for playing the feisty maid Rosario Salazar on "Will & Grace," has died, publicist Lori DeWaal tells CNN.

Celebrities fire back after Gabrielle Union's controversial exit from 'America's Got Talent'

Gabrielle Union is expressing gratitude in the wake of her controversial exit from "America's Got Talent." The actress, along with fellow "AGT" judge Julianne Hough, will not return for the second season of "America's Got Talent: The Champions."

'Supergirl' star Melissa Benoist praised for opening up about 'abusive relationship'

"Supergirl" star Melissa Benoist posted a 14-minute Instagram video in which she detailed domestic violence she suffered at the hands of a past partner.

Gabrielle Union breaks silence after 'America's Got Talent' exit

Gabrielle Union is expressing gratitude in the wake of her controversial exit from "America's Got Talent." The actress, along with fellow "AGT" judge Julianne Hough, will not return for the second season of "America's Got Talent: The Champions."

Taiwanese-Canadian actor Godfrey Gao dies filming reality TV show

Taiwanese-Canadian actor and model Godfrey Gao collapsed while appearing on the Chinese reality TV show "Chase Me." Gao died after being rushed to a hospital.

Tina Turner makes turning 80 look amazing

Legendary singer Tina Turner marked her 80th birthday with a special video message.

Camila Cabello says she stole a pencil from Kensington Palace

Camila Cabello confesses to Greg James, host of BBC Radio 1, that she stole something from Kensington Palace.

Daisy Ridley has something to say about your 'Baby Yoda' obsession

Actress Daisy Ridley gave a shout out to "Baby Yoda" and rapped the entire plot history of "Star Wars" on "The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon."

'Dancing With the Stars' Season 28 winners are...

"Dancing with the Stars" season 28 winner was announced on November 25, 2019. "The Bachelorette" star Hannah Brown and professional dancer Alan Bersten were announced winners, marking Bersten's first win.

Hoda Kotb is engaged to Joel Schiffman

"Today" co-anchor Hoda Kotb broke the news of her engagement live on air during her show, catching her coworkers by surprise.

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson crashes wedding with Danny DeVito

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and Danny DeVito were staying at the same Mexico hotel that was also hosting a wedding, so the duo surprised a newlywed couple with a song at the reception.

Jenna Dewan denies 'shading' Camila Cabello at American Music Awards

These are the most memorable moments from the 47th Annual American Music Awards.

Christopher Walken couldn't escape popularity of 'SNL' cowbell sketch, according to Will Ferrell

Will Ferrell returned to "Saturday Night Live" and brought back his impression of former President George W. Bush.

Sam Hunt arrested for DUI in Nashville

Country singer Sam Hunt was arrested for allegedly driving under the influence, according to an arrest affidavit obtained by CNN.

A Hollywood executive wanted Julia Roberts to play Harriet Tubman in a biopic

"Harriet" screenwriter Gregory Allen Howard said a Hollywood executive initially wanted Julia Roberts to play the role of Harriet Tubman when he first started pitching the movie in the 1990s.

The 'Dancing With the Stars' semifinals left the audience and contestants in tears

Before being eliminated from contention on ABC's "Dancing With the Stars," actor James Van Der Beek announced that his wife Kimberly had a miscarriage.

Tom Hanks just found out he's related to Mister Rogers

Fred Rogers has had a lasting impact on generations of children with his show "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" which ran for 31 seasons, from 1968 to 2001.

A behind-the-scenes look at how Tyler Perry Studios is reshaping Hollywood

Media mogul Tyler Perry has opened a 330-acre filming complex in Georgia. Here's a look at what's inside.

Idris Elba is OK, despite not being crowned 'Sexiest Man Alive' again

Actor Idris Elba has been named People magazine's 2018 'Sexiest Man Alive,' ending the reign of country singer Blake Shelton.

Sweet revenge: Jeopardy! James Holzhauer wins the Tournament of Champions

"Jeopardy! James" Holzhauer won $250,000 as the winner of the game show's Tournament of Champions. He has now won more than $2.7 million on the show in 2019.

Jimmy Fallon and Kristen Bell team up for an epic Disney classic duet

"Frozen" star Kristen Bell sang a medley of Disney songs with host Jimmy Fallon on the "The Tonight Show."

CMA Awards 2019: See who won big at country music's biggest night

The biggest names in country music took the stage at the 53rd Annual CMA Awards. These are the highlights.

Rapper Kodak Black sentenced to more than 3 years on weapons charges

CNN affiliate WSVN reports that rapper Kodak Black has been sentenced to more than three years in jail on weapons charges.

'The Good Liar' can't make the most of its dream Mirren-McKellen pairing

A con man is in for more than he bargained for when he sets his sights on a wealthy widow. David Daniel reports.

'Man Made' views the transgender experience through a bodybuilding lens

Director T Cooper tells CNN about making "Man Made," a documentary about four transgender men preparing for the only trans bodybuilding competition in the world.

John Legend is PEOPLE's 'Sexiest Man Alive'... and he's perplexed

He's one of the youngest EGOT winners in history. He and his wife are one of Hollywood's iconic couples. And now, John Legend is PEOPLE's 2019 "Sexiest Man Alive."

The 'Sonic the Hedgehog' movie tries again with a new trailer, and people finally like it

In April, Paramount Pictures and Sega released the trailer for "Sonic the Hedgehog." Many were alarmed by his appearance. See Sonic's new look in this trailer.

Hilaria Baldwin confirms a second miscarriage

In an Instagram video with her daughter, Hilaria Baldwin shared her grief over her second miscarriage this year.

Alex Trebek chokes up on 'Jeopardy!' after contestant's heartfelt message

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek choked up after a contestant used his Final Jeopardy answer to send him a loving message. Trebek has been battling stage 4 pancreatic cancer.

Drake was booed offstage at a music festival because the crowd wanted Frank Ocean

Drake made a surprise appearance at Tyler, The Creator's annual Camp Flog Gnaw Festival in Los Angeles. Video shows Drake booed off stage by concertgoers who wanted to see Frank Ocean.

People's Choice Awards 2019: Kevin Hart makes first public appearance since car accident

Actor and comedian Kevin Hart attended the People's Choice Awards in his first public appearance since a devastating car accident in September in Calabasas, California. Hart fractured his spine and has since been in rehab.

Jimmy Fallon surprises 3 University of Texas at Austin students with free tuition

"Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon surprised three University of Texas students by telling them Samsung would be paying for the remainder of their college tuition.

Vanna White hosts 'Wheel of Fortune' as Pat Sajak undergoes emergency surgery

Take a look back at some of the show's biggest winners and losers.

Kanye says he may change his name to Christian Genius Billionaire Kanye West. Then again, he says a lot of things

Kanye West once again teased a possible presidential run, and jokingly suggested changing his name at an appearance at the Fast Company Innovation Festival.

Hear John Legend and Kelly Clarkson's retooled 'Baby It's Cold Outside'

Singers John Legend and Kelly Clarkson perform new lyrics in the classic holiday song, "Baby, It's Cold Outside." HLN's Robin Meade has more.

'The Mandalorian' powers Disney's launch into streaming

HBO Max, Apple TV+, Disney+ and more — the new wave in streaming is here. CNN Business breaks down how to choose the services that are right for you.

Kanye says he may change his name to Christian Genius Billionaire Kanye West. Then again, he says a lot of things

In two interviews, rapper Kanye West shared his thoughts on slavery, opened up about his health and forgave former President Barack Obama.

Selena Gomez and her little sister stole the show at the 'Frozen 2' premiere

The cast of "Frozen 2" stopped by "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" and talked about how hard it was to keep the plot of the movie secret from their kids.

'The Masked Singer' penguin outsmarts Jenny McCarthy in 2-hour episode

A former host of "The View" sang as Penguin on Fox's "The Masked Singer."

A Fortnite superstar has been banned for life for cheating

FaZe Jarvis has been permanently banned from "Fortnite" after the game's creator, Epic Games, discovered that he had been using a hacking method to cheat in the game.

Chris Evans and others sound off against CGI casting of James Dean

More than six decades after his death, James Dean has been "cast" in a new film. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Dean will appear in the forthcoming Vietnam-era action drama "Finding Jack."

Chris Brown draws a crowd for his yard sale

Fans massed outside singer Chris Brown's California home after the singer took to social media to announce a yard sale.

Our poor, unfortunate souls are grateful for Queen Latifah's Ursula in 'The Little Mermaid Live'

Reviews on Twitter of the live musical event showcasing "The Little Mermaid" were harsh, with people panning Shaggy's Sebastian outfit in particular. HLN's Melissa Knowles reports.

Ciara and Russell Wilson channel Bey and Jay for Halloween

Stars like Lisa Rinna, Ciara, Russell Wilson, Jessica Biel and Justin Timberlake channeled their favorite celebrities for Halloween.

'Free Rodney Reed:' Celebrities use star power to try to stop execution of man on death row in Texas

Rodney Reed said he didn't try to hide his relationship with Stacy Stites before she died. Hear the full story on Death Row Stories airs Sundays on HLN.

Bill Murray applied for a job at P.F. Chang's in the Atlanta airport

In the latest twist in the life of Bill Murray, the star told comedian Amy Schumer on her podcast, "3 Girls 1 Keith," that he would like to work at P.F. Chang's.

John Legend got 'wine drunk' and sang 'All of Me' onstage

Chrissy Teigen, wife of singer John Legend, shared a video of him in a onesie and a little tipsy, singing his 2013 hit "All of Me" on stage at Universal Studios in Los Angeles.

'The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel' actor Brian Tarantina dies at 60

Actor Brian Tarantina, most recently known for his role as Jackie in Amazon's "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel" series, has died at the age of 60 years old.

John Legend got 'wine drunk' and sang 'All of Me' onstage

Chrissy Teigen, wife of singer John Legend, shared a video of him in a onesie and a little tipsy, singing his 2013 hit "All of Me" on stage at Universal Studios in Los Angeles.

Cuba Gooding Jr. pleads not guilty to new sexual abuse charges

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has been accused of groping a woman at a Manhattan bar in June. Gooding denies the allegations.

Lori Loughlin fears she may go to prison, source tells CNN

Actress Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli appeared together in court after being accused of paying $500,000 to a fake charity to get their two daughters accepted into the University of Southern California, falsely designating them as crew team recruits. CNN's Scott McLean reports.

Kevin Hart posts an emotional video about his car crash. 'I see things differently,' the comedian says

Kevin Hart posted an emotional video detailing his road to recovery from a devastating car crash in September. Hart says he felt like the accident was a sign from God telling him to "sit down." HLN's Melissa Knowles has the details.

'Game of Thrones' prequel, 'House of the Dragon,' coming to HBO

HBO just announced plans for a prequel to the widely popular TV show ''Game of Thrones." So far, 10 episodes have been ordered for the series that will be called "House of the Dragon." HLN's Melissa Knowles has the details.

James Corden does 'Airpool Karaoke' with Kanye West

Late-night host James Corden took to the skies with rapper Kanye West for a spin on his popular "Carpool Karaoke" segment.

Dave Chappelle says comedy 'saved my life' as he accepts the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor

Dave Chappelle accepted the Mark Twain Prize for American Humor, considered the highest accolade in comedy. Many entertainers paid tribute to the comedian.

Country singer Ned LeDoux says his 2-year-old daughter died after choking at home

Country singer Ned LeDoux posted on Facebook that his two-year-old daughter Haven passed away due to a "tragic choking accident" at their home.

Robert Evans, 'Chinatown' and 'Godfather' producer, dead at 89

During a 1994 interview of "Larry King Live," Robert Evans reveals why he pursued being a producer instead of acting.

Kanye West asked his collaborators not to have premarital sex

Fans eagerly awaiting Kanye West's newest album "Jesus is King" will have to wait a little longer. The music mogul announced that the album release will be delayed while he and his team put finishing touches on a few tracks. The album was initially scheduled to drop in September 2019.

TobyMac writes emotional tribute to his late son

Truett McKeehan, son of Grammy-winning Christian hip-hop artist TobyMac, was found dead at his home in Nashville. He was 21.

New 'Hocus Pocus' movie coming from Disney+

A sequel to the cult-classic film "Hocus Pocus" is reportedly in the works for forthcoming streaming platform Disney+.

Kelly Ripa responds to backlash over son in 'extreme poverty' joke

On "Jimmy Kimmel Live!" Kelly Ripa said her son Michael Consuelos is "chronically poor" after living on his own in Brooklyn.

Selena Gomez's new song lyrics have people convinced Bieber inspired it

"Lose You to Love Me" traces a toxic relationship with some pointed lines that have fueled speculation that the tune is Selena Gomez purging her heartbreak over Justin Bieber.

Nicki Minaj apparently married Kenneth Petty

Congratulations are pouring in after Nicki Minaj posted a clip on her official Instagram account showing hats which read "bride" and "groom" and mugs that said "Mr." and "Mrs."

Bob Dylan and Johnny Cash's demo of 'Wanted Man' is released

Bob Dylan's archivists released an original recording of him and Johnny Cash singing "Wanted Man," which Dylan wrote for Cash in 1969.

Singer Maggie Rogers stands up to heckler who told her to take her top off

After being heckled on stage and told to "free the nips" at a concert in Texas, singer Maggie Rogers voiced her anger about the harassment.

Kanye West releases 'Jesus is King' film trailer

Kanye West has released the trailer for his upcoming IMAX film "Jesus is King," which will document West's Sunday Services.

Lady Gaga plummets backward off stage while dancing with a fan

Lady Gaga and one of her fans took a tumble off the stage in Las Vegas. The pair were unharmed and Lady Gaga finished the rest of her concert.

Actress Gina Rodriguez comes under fire over her use of the n-word

Actress Gina Rodriguez is facing controversy after posting and then deleting an Instagram video in which she sang rap lyrics containing the n-word.

Jennifer Aniston broke Instagram with her debut

It only took one special selfie for Jennifer Aniston's new Instagram to crash the app after millions of fans immediately followed her.

'Wheel of Fortune' contestant uses his intro to say he's trapped in a loveless marriage

Watch one "Wheel of Fortune" contestant joke about his feelings toward his family.

'Bombshell' trailer shows women of Fox News preparing for a fight

"Bombshell" is an upcoming movie with an all-star cast that tackles the harassment allegations against the late Fox News founder.

Here are all the movies and TV shows you can binge on when Disney+ launches

Disney announced that its new streaming bundle will cost consumers $12.99 monthly. CNN's Paul La Monica reports.

'Hamilton' star Miguel Cervantes mourns death of 3-year-old daughter

The star of the Chicago production of "Hamilton," Miguel Cervantes, announced the death of his 3-year-old daughter, Adelaide, from a severe form of childhood epilepsy.

Sulli, 25-year-old K-pop star, found dead at home in Seongnam, South Korea

Police in Korea are investigating the death of 25-year-old K-pop star Sulli, who was found by her manager inside her home.

'The Masked Singer': The Eagle flies the nest

A former talk show host sang as Eagle on Fox's "The Masked Singer."

A 'Sesame Street' Muppet shares her mother's struggle with addiction

A new online series by "Sesame Street" talks to kids about traumatic experiences, like a parent who's going through treatment for addiction.

For 'Breaking Bad' and 'Downton Abbey,' 'the end' wasn't

Aaron Paul will return as Walter White's protégé, Jesse Pinkman, in "El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie" on Netflix

Drake 'hurt' by father's allegations he faked drama to sell records

Drake called out his father, Dennis Graham, for suggesting that the rap star faked drama between them in his lyrics to sell more records.

Alec Baldwin falls for classic New York City scam

Native New Yorker Alec Baldwin got scammed by someone selling fake passes to a Statue of Liberty "boat tour" in New York City.

'Bachelor' star Peter Weber injured in 'freak accident' but doing OK

Peter Weber, the star of the next edition of "The Bachelor," was involved in what the show's host Chris Harrison called a "freak accident" that left him needing stitches. Harrison wrote on Instagram that Weber is "100% OK."

Hailey Baldwin Bieber shows off her stunning wedding gown

Teenage singer turned global pop star Justin Bieber has spent a decade in the spotlight, for better or for worse.

James Van Der Beek and his wife, Kimberly, are expecting baby No. 6

Actor James Van Der Beek shared the news that his wife Kimberly is pregnant with the couple's sixth child on ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."

'Joker' uses a song by convicted pedophile Gary Glitter. He's probably making money off it

The "Joker" film has been released among concerns of the film's depictions of violence and possible threats of mass shootings at movie theater screenings.

Ellen DeGeneres explains hanging out with her friend George W. Bush

Ellen DeGeneres pushed back at social media criticism after she sat next to former President George W. Bush at a Dallas Cowboys game.

'The Walking Dead' Season 10 premiere killed it

Few things are worse than scrolling upon an unwanted spoiler of a movie or TV show. CNN's Frank Pallotta explores the rules of talking about plot twists on social media.

Rip Taylor, the confetti-tossing actor and comedian, is dead at 84

Confetti-tossing comedian and actor Rip Taylor dished about how his first Broadway show performance came to be in a 1981 interview.

Paul McCartney and Mick Jagger among musicians paying tribute to Cream drummer Ginger Baker

The Cream drummer died at a hospital in the United Kingdom. His daughter Nettie told CNN that her father had "passed away peacefully"

Justin Bieber's $35k part-exotic kittens are not a hit with PETA

Justin Bieber clapped back when People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) criticized him for purchasing two part-exotic cats.

Post-surgery Taylor Swift nearly has meltdown over a banana in video her mom recorded

Jimmy Fallon played a video provided by Taylor Swift's mom, Andrea, on the "Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallow" that showed the superstar singer nearly reaching an emotional breaking point over a banana after having laser eye surgery

'Joker' hits movie theaters with controversy and extra security

Following the 2012 shooting at a 'Batman' screening in Aurora, Colorado, the FBI is closely monitoring threats at the premiere of the Warner Bros. film 'Joker.'

'The Masked Singer' Panda was revealed to be...

An undefeated athlete from a famous family sang as Panda on Fox's "The Masked Singer."

'Living Undocumented' puts faces on families grappling with immigration system

Singer Selena Gomez produced a new Netflix series, "Living Undocumented," and penned an essay saying she is afraid for the country.

Will Smith has a new 'Fresh Prince'-themed clothing line. Smell you later, bad fashion.

Will Smith has announced his newest business venture--a clothing line inspired by his hit '90s show "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air."

Stacey Dash arrested for domestic battery

Stacey Dash, the former conservative commentator and actress who played Dionne in "Clueless," was arrested and charged with domestic violence in Florida.

busbee, Grammy-nominated songwriter and producer, dies

Grammy-nominated songwriter and producer Michael Busbee, known by the name "busbee," has died at the age of 43.

Ruby Rose undergoes emergency surgery after stunt injury almost leaves her paralyzed

In an Instagram post, "Batwoman" actress Ruby Rose said she herniated two discs while performing stunts, an injury that left her at risk of being paralyzed.

Rob Garrison, 'Karate Kid' actor, dead at 59

The movie, released in 1984, was an instant classic that launched careers and a YouTube series in 2018.

Jonathan Van Ness has a shampoo suggestion for President Trump

CNN's Brooke Baldwin speaks with "Queer Eye" star Jonathan Van Ness about his new book and why he decided to share that he was HIV positive.

Mark Ronson isn't sapiosexual after all and apologizes for identifying as such

Mark Ronson tells Rolling Stone that he wasn't fully educated on what it meant to be a sapiosexual, and he does not identify as one.

Jennifer Lopez and Shakira to headline Super Bowl halftime show

For the first time ever a pair of Latina women will be the headlining performers for the Super Bowl halftime show in Miami. CNN's Natalie Allen explains.

Nick Cannon said the dumbest thing to Oprah and he says she can't get over it

Actor Nick Cannon appeared on "The Howard Stern Show" on SiriusXM, where he talked about the first time he met Oprah.

Wife of 'Shark Tank' star Kevin O'Leary is charged in fatal boat crash

O'Leary was involved in a boating accident in Canada that left two people dead and four injured.

Jon Cryer says he didn't lose his virginity to Demi Moore but regrets nothing

Actress Demi Moore alleges that she was sexually assaulted as a child. Her upcoming memoir touches on her troubled past, as well as her marriages.

Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith staged an intervention with son Jaden

Jada Pinkett Smith revealed that she and Will Smith had to stage an intervention for their son Jaden over his eating habits.

'Oprah's Book Club' series is set to premiere on Apple TV+

In an appearance on "The Ellen Degeneres Show," Oprah Winfrey shared details about her upcoming series, "Oprah's Book Club," which will stream exclusively on Apple TV+.

About that music from the Emmys

"Fleabag" and "Game of Thrones" bag history-making wins, see what happened at the 71st Emmy Awards.

See who took home an Emmy Award

Phoebe Waller-Bridge, "Game of Thrones," history-making wins, diversity and equal pay. See what happened at the 71st Emmy Awards.

Meghan McCain walks off the set of 'The View' following a disagreement with guest co-host

After a disagreement with guest co-host Ana Navarro, Meghan McCain walked off the set of ABC's "The View."

'Star Trek: Deep Space Nine' actor Aron Eisenberg dies at age 50

Aron Eisenberg, known for playing Nog on "Star Trek: Deep Space Nine," died at 50.

Suzanne Whang, 'House Hunters' host, dies at 56

Suzanne Whang, host of the hit HGTV show "House Hunters," passed away after battling breast cancer for years. She was 56 years old.

Queer Eye's Jonathan Van Ness bares it all: Sex abuse; HIV status; peddling sex; drug addiction

Jonathan Van Ness opens up about being HIV positive and a sexual abuse survivor in revealing new memoir.

Why 'cancel culture' doesn't always work

CNN's Van Jones discusses the impact of "cancel culture" with 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang, and why his campaign slogan is "Humanity First."

Emmy predictions: Big names, nostalgia and low ratings

CNN's Stephanie Elam covers the big names and the underdogs to watch for at the 2019 Emmy Awards.

Megan Fox went through 'a dark moment' after 'Jennifer's Body' bombed

In an interview with "Entertainment Tonight," actress Megan Fox talked about the anxiety she faced from being objectified by Hollywood.

Brad Pitt opens up about fathers, sons and confronting Harvey Weinstein

Actor Brad Pitt explains why he confronted Harvey Weinstein on behalf of his then-girlfriend Gwyneth Paltrow.

'American Horror Story: 1984' frightens fans with portrayal of real-life serial killer Richard Ramirez

In "American Horror Story: 1984," Emma Roberts stars in the ninth season of the FX show.

Katy Perry explains why she ended her feud with Taylor Swift

Katy Perry shared on The Ellen Show why she and fellow pop star Taylor Swift ended their feud.

Same-sex couple makes Bachelor franchise history with their engagement proposal

The "Bachelor" franchise ended its sixth season of 'Bachelor in Paradise' with a first -- a proposal between a same-sex couple.

'The Princess Bride' remake idea has people crying inconceivable

Although many fans are ecstatic about rumors of a potential remake of "The Princess Bride," one of the stars of the cult-classic movie said a remake would be "a pity." HLN's Melissa Knowles has the latest.

Simon Cowell calls 'AGT' finals the best he's ever seen

Singer Kodi Lee strengthened his case to be the season 14 champion on "America's Got Talent" with a rousing performance of Freya Ridings' "Lost Without You."

Taylor Swift announces 2020 tour with only 2 US stops

Taylor Swift will serve as the "mega mentor" for the 17th season of NBC's "The Voice." The news was announced by current judges Blake Shelton and John Legend through an Instagram video speculating about the "mega" announcement.

'Dancing with the Stars' returns with splash, sparkle and Spicer

On the season premiere of "Dancing with the Stars," the former White House press secretary danced a salsa to the Spice Girls. Spicer isn't the first politician to take on the dance competition.

Dr Who star Christopher Eccleston says he was anorexic while in the role

Thousands of 'Doctor Who' fans joined some of the show's creators, actors, writers, musicians & more for the 29th annual 'Gallifrey One' convention in L.A.

Christie Brinkley drops out of 'Dancing with the Stars' due to injury, so her daughter is stepping in

Supermodel Christie Brinkley had to drop out of "Dancing With the Stars" after breaking her arm during rehearsal. HLN's Mike Galanos reports her daughter, Sports Illustrated model Sailor Brinkley-Cook, will be stepping in instead.

Beyoncé takes fans behind the scenes with 'Making The Gift' documentary

Beyoncé dropped a teaser for a new behind-the-scenes ABC special called "Beyoncé Presents: Making The Gift," which chronicles her journey through Africa as she drew inspiration for her album.

New wave rock band The Cars' most memorable moments

The Cars were an American rock band that originated in Boston. They became hugely popular in the late 1970s and 80s.

Ric Ocasek, lead singer of The Cars, found dead at 75 years old

Ric Ocasek talks about pursuing a solo career in addition to being lead singer for The Cars.

James Corden calls out Bill Maher for fat-shaming segment

Bill Maher has a history of drawing ire for his remarks made on his HBO show, "Real Time." Now he's being called out by fellow late-night host James Corden.

Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey release 'Don't Call Me Angel' video

Singers Ariana Grande, Miley Cyrus and Lana Del Rey released a video for their "Don't Call Me Angel" collaboration on the "Charlie's Angels" soundtrack.

Ellen DeGeneres discovered Brad Pitt sitting in her audience

Brad Pitt surprised Ellen DeGeneres when he appeared on her show Friday as an overenthusiastic audience member.

Eddie Money, 'Two Tickets to Paradise' singer, dead at 70

The voice behind "Take Me Home Tonight" stars in his own reality show and is working on new music. Rick Damigella reports.

Bella Thorne has directed a porn film

Bella Thorne has teamed up with Pornhub to direct an adult film as part of their Visionaries Director's Series.

Aaron Carter reveals battle with multiple mental health issues

Singer Aaron Carter cried as he revealed details about a recent arrest in Georgia to Entertainment Tonight, and denied he was under the influence of alcohol.

Here's what drew Jennifer Aniston back to TV with 'Morning Show'

Upcoming drama series "The Morning Show," which stars Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell, is set to debut on Apple TV+ on November 1st.

Alyson Stoner returns to 'Ellen DeGeneres' and the spotlight

Alyson Stoner, who gained fame as a dancer in a 2002 Missy Elliot video, returned to "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" 17 years after teaching Ellen some of her dance moves on the show.

John Wesley, 'Fresh Prince of Bel Air actor, dies at 72

John Wesley, who played Dr. Hoover on "The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air," died on September 8. He was 72.

Robert Axelrod, the voice of Lord Zedd in 'Mighty Morphin Power Rangers,' dies at 70

Robert Axelrod, voice actor for over 150 characters, including Lord Zedd from "Mighty Morphin' Power Rangers," has died at age 70, his agent announced.

Gillian Anderson will play Margaret Thatcher in 'The Crown' Season 4

In a February 2019 interview, Actress Gillian Anderson speaks with CNN's Christiane Amanpour about the possibility of portraying former British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher in season four of "The Crown."

Zooey Deschanel splits from husband Jacob Pechenik

Zooey Deschanel, most famously known for starring in FOX's sitcom "New Girl," is also an entrepreneur and a musician. She is co-founder of popular website HelloGiggles.com and half of the musical duo "She & Him."

Scarlett Johansson 'would work' with Woody Allen 'anytime'

Scarlett Johansson defended Woody Allen against sexual abuse allegations in a recent interview with the Hollywood Reporter. Johansson reportedly said she believes the director's claims of innocence and would work with Allen "anytime."

Read the emotional lyrics to Kylie Rae Harris's song to her daughter

Kylie Rae Harris, a rising country singer from Texas, died in a car accident in New Mexico. She was 30.

Justin Bieber shares use of 'heavy drugs' in revealing post

In an Instagram post, Justin Bieber talked about the difficulties of having come to fame at a young age and how he spiraled after being thrust into the spotlight at the age of 13.

'It Chapter Two' doesn't know when to close the book

27 years later, the "Losers Club" returns to Derry to face Pennywise the clown once more, in the sequel to the 2017 horror hit. David Daniel has a look.

Taylor Swift sets new record with sixth No. 1 album 'Lover'

Taylor Swift took to Twitter to thank her fans for the success of her new album, "Lover," following the Billboard announcement that it had broken the previous record for largest sales week. The singer also held the 2017 record for her album "Reputation."

Kevin Hart's wife says he's 'going to be just fine' after car crash

Actor-comedian Kevin Hart and two others were involved in a car crash in Calabasas, California, according to a California Highway Patrol incident report. CNN's Amara Walker reports Hart and the other driver sustained "major back injuries."

She missed a Jonas Brothers concert due to a chemotherapy treatment. So they came to her hospital room

The Jonas Brothers made a surprise visit to 16-year-old fan Lily Jordan at Penn State Children's Hospital. Jordan was unable to attend their concert due to chemotherapy treatments.

She missed a Jonas Brothers concert due to a chemotherapy treatment. So they came to her hospital room

Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas were 17, 15 and 12 years old when they signed with Columbia Records in 2005. The Jonas Brothers got their start on the Disney Channel and became pop stars.

How a Grammy-winning musician revived a struggling one-hour photo shop

Country music star Kacey Musgraves helped out Tom's One Hour Photo & Lab, a struggling Los Angeles photo lab, by posting a photo shoot she took there while on tour to an Instagram page she created for the shop.

Valerie Harper, Emmy-winning 'Rhoda' star, dead at 80

Valerie Harper, who achieved fame as Rhoda on the classic sitcom "The Mary Tyler Moore Show" and continued as the character in a popular spinoff series, has died after a long battle with cancer, her daughter Cristina Cacciotti and family friend Deanna Buskey confirmed to CNN.

Theo Campbell of 'The Challenge' blinded in one eye after champagne cork accident

Theo Campbell of 'The Challenge' and 'Love Island' says his eye was "split in half" due to an accident involving a champagne cork.

Matthew McConaughey joins the faculty at the University of Texas in Austin

Matthew McConaughey, who graduated from University of Texas at Austin in 1993, will be a "professor of practice" at the Moody College of Communication as faculty in the Department of Radio-Television-Film, according to a university news release.

Matthew McConaughey joins the faculty at the University of Texas in Austin

Matthew McConaughey says he will never forget the night he called his father and told him he wanted to be an actor.

Theo Campbell of 'The Challenge' blinded in one eye after champagne cork accident

Theo Campbell of 'The Challenge' and 'Love Island' says his eye was "split in half" due to an accident involving a champagne cork.

Carrie Underwood shares sneak peek of new 'Sunday Night Football' theme with Joan Jett

Carrie Underwood's new "Sunday Night Football" song is a return to the Joan Jett-inspired classic "Waiting All Day for Sunday Night."

Missy Elliott proves again why she's a legend

The 4-time Grammy winner performed her biggest hits, including "Get Ur Freak On" and "The Rain (Supa Dupa Fly)."

VMAs 2019: See the complete list of winners

Taylor Swift wins video of the year, Missy Elliott wins the Vanguard Award and more memorable moments at the VMAs.

Lara Spencer, 'Good Morning America' co-anchor, apologizes for mocking Prince George's interest in ballet

Male ballet dancers are protesting outside the "Good Morning America" studio following a joke that host Lara Spencer made about Prince George's interest in ballet. She has since apologized on Instagram.

The 'Breaking Bad' movie will be released in October

Netflix officially released the trailer for its upcoming movie "El Camino," after rumors of a "Breaking Bad" film circulated for months. HLN's Susan Hendricks has a preview.

Jeezy did a forecast for the Weather Channel and predicted a high chance of snow

Atlanta-based rapper Jeezy, aka the Snowman, made a guest appearance on the Weather Channel, also located in Atlanta, to promote his new album, "TM104: The Legend of the Snowman." He predicted a high chance of snow in August for the southern city.

Google commemorates the 80th anniversary of 'The Wizard of Oz' with a head-spinning surprise

Dorothy's stolen ruby red slippers from the "Wizard of Oz" have been recovered by FBI after 13 years. CNN's Jeanne Moos reports.

Missy Elliott drops surprise album and vibrant 'Throw It Back' video

Missy Elliott is a Grammy Award-winning rapper and producer who achieved great success with songs like "Get Ur Freak On" and "Work It."

How Pink came to Taylor Swift's defense after that Kanye West stage-rush incident at the VMAs

Billboard has published a revealing oral history of what was going on behind the scenes at the infamous 2009 MTV Video Music Awards when Kanye West interrupted Taylor Swift's award acceptance speech.

'Bombshell' teaser will make your jaw drop

"Bombshell" is an upcoming movie with an all-star cast that tackles the harassment allegations against the late Fox News founder.

Bethenny Frankel leaving 'Real Housewives of New York'

Reality star Bethenny Frankel has announced she does not plan to return to "The Real Housewives of New York" next season.

Country singer Drake White diagnosed with debilitating brain disorder

Country singer Drake White reveals his diagnosis of a rare brain disorder in an interview with People Magazine.

Tom Bergeron doesn't sound thrilled about the new 'DWTS' cast

Former White House press secretary Sean Spicer was announced as a cast member for the upcoming season of ABC's "Dancing with the Stars."

Larry King files for divorce after almost 22 years of marriage

Larry King and wife Shawn have filed for divorce. The two have been married more than 20 years.

Heidi Klum slammed for topless honeymoon picture

Former "Project Runway" host Heidi Klum is getting both backlash and support after posting a topless photo on Instagram.

Ryan Reynolds being asked to save Spider-Man

Fans are worried about the future of the "Spider-Man" franchise after Disney and Sony Pictures failed to reach a co-financing deal on upcoming superhero films, according to a report from Deadline.

'Blinded by the Light' sets uplifting coming-of-age tale to Bruce Springsteen songs

'Blinded By The Light' director Gurinder Chadha ('Bend It Like Beckham') and author Sarfraz Manzoor recall their fateful encounter with Bruce Springsteen.

Home and Away actor Ben Unwin has died aged 41

New South Wales police said they found Unwin's body on August 14, after responding to a concern for welfare.

'Good Boys' wins the weekend at the box office

'Good Boys,' an R-rated comedy from Seth Rogen scored the top box office spot over the weekend, making it the first R-rated comedy movie to do since 2016.

Kiefer Sutherland 'seriously injured' during European tour

Actor Kiefer Sutherland is best known for his role in the TV show "24." But he's also a professional musician, and likes to post cooking demos to his YouTube channel.

Peter Fonda, star of 'Easy Rider,' dies at age 79

Actor Peter Fonda describes what it was like being part of a Hollywood family.

Simon Cowell looks different after going vegan

"America's Got Talent" host Simon Cowell is getting noticed for his new appearance after losing 20 pounds on a vegan diet.

A$AP Rocky convicted of assault by Swedish court

US rapper A$AP Rocky and two members of his entourage were convicted of assault in Sweden for their role in a street brawl in Stockholm.

Todd and Julie Chrisley are in custody after indictment on tax evasion and fraud, official says

Reality TV stars Todd and Julie Chrisley were indicted by a grand jury on tax evasion charges by the Northern District of Georgia. The 12-count indictment, obtained by CNN, also alleges the Chrisleys committed bank fraud and wire fraud conspiracy, among other offenses.

Whitney Cummings shuts down efforts to extort her over photo

Comedian Whitney Cummings shut down recent attempts to extort her over an image she accidentally and briefly posted to Instagram in which part of her breast was visible.

John Oliver tackles Trump's 'lack of humanity' in response to recent mass shootings

Late-night host John Oliver called out President Donald Trump for bragging about crowd size during his visit to an El Paso, Texas, hospital after a deadly mass shooting.

'Bachelor in Paradise' stars Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon are married!

"Bachelor in Paradise' stars Ashley Iaconetti and Jared Haibon got married in Newport, Rhode Island. The couple met during the second season of the show in 2015.

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