Entertainment

  • Kelly Monteith, US comedian also popular in UK, dead at 80
    Kelly Monteith, a U.S.-born comedian whose observational humor and satirical sketches also brought him a wide following in Britain, has diedLOS ANGELES -- Kelly Monteith, a U.S.-born comedian whose observational humor and satirical sketches also brought him a wide following in Britain, has died at age 80.His death was confirmed... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-03 By The Associated Press
  • The top 10 audiobooks on Audible.com
    Nonfiction 1. Never Finished by David Goggins, narrated by the author, Adam Skolnick and Jacqueline Gardner (Lioncrest Publishing)2. Atomic Habits by James Clear, narrated by the author (Penguin Audio)3. The Light We Carry by Michelle Obama, narrated by the author (Random House Audio)4. I’m Glad My Mom Died by Jennette... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-03 By The Associated Press
  • Reno mayor: Actor Renner was helping stranded car when hurt
    RENO, Nev. -- Actor Jeremy Renner was assisting a stranded motorist when he was injured over the weekend in a snow-plow accident in the mountains on the edge of Reno, according to the city’s mayor.Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve said the 51-year-old “Avengers” star was trying to help a stranded car... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-03 By The Associated Press
  • Apple-Books-Top-10
    US Bestseller List - Paid Books1. It Ends with Us by Colleen Hoover - 9781501110375 - (Atria Books)2. It Starts with Us by Colleen Hoover - 9781668001233 - (Atria Books)3. Desert Star by Michael Connelly - 9780316421461 - (Little, Brown and Company)4. Lessons in Chemistry by Bonnie Garmus - 9780385547376... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-03 By The Associated Press
  • France's César movie awards take stand against sexual crimes
    PARIS -- Movie stars and other film industry workers convicted of or facing possible prison time for sexual or sexist violence are being banned from France’s top movie award ceremony “out of respect for the victims.”The handing out of the César awards — the French equivalent of the Oscars and... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-03 By The Associated Press
  • Review: India's Partition in deeply human debut novel
    “The Book of Everlasting Things” by Aanchal Malhotra (Flatiron)Star-crossed lovers. Intoxicating scents. Old war journals containing ghosts and secrets. What more could you want in a work of historical fiction?Aanchal Malhotra’s debut novel “The Book of Everlasting Things” paints a riveting picture of the 1947 Partition of India using all... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-03 By DONNA EDWARDS Associated Press
  • Jeremy Renner hospitalized after snow-related accident
    Jeremy Renner suffered blunt chest trauma and orthopedic injuries in a snow plow accident in Reno, Nevada, on Sunday, a representative for the actor said Monday, and remains in critical but stable condition after undergoing surgeryRENO, Nevada -- Jeremy Renner suffered blunt chest trauma and orthopedic injuries in a snow... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-02 By The Associated Press
  • Fenway Park transforms for NHL's 14th annual Winter Classic
    BOSTON -- Fenway Park, the majors’ oldest active ballpark, was transformed into an outdoor hockey arena for the NHL’s 14th annual Winter Classic on Monday afternoon.With the logos of the two teams — the Boston Bruins and Pittsburgh Penguins — hanging high atop the seats above the park’s fabled 37-foot... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-02 By KEN POWTAK Associated Press
  • Earth, Wind & Fire drummer Fred White dies at age 67
    Drummer Fred White, who backed up his brothers Maurice and Verdine White in the Grammy-winning ensemble Earth, Wind... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-02 By KRISTIN M. HALL Associated Press
  • Gangsta Boo, a former member of Three 6 Mafia, dies at 43
    LOS ANGELES -- Gangsta Boo, a Southern rapper who was a former member of the hip-hop group Three 6 Mafia, has died. She was 43.Lola "Gangsta Boo'' Mitchell was found dead Sunday in Memphis, Tennessee, her hometown. The cause of death has not been released. “The Mitchell family would like... Read more
    Source: ABC - Entertainment Published on: 2023-01-02