Entertainment

Topics:
Entertainment

America enters ‘Twilight Zone’ for July 4

Fireworks, American pie … and “The Twilight Zone?” The Syfy channel returns with its 20th annual July 4 marathon, and it's more Red, White & Blue than you think.

Latest

  • Jack Carter, brash comic, dies at 93

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jack Carter, whose brash, caustic comedy made him a star in early television and helped him sustain a career of more than a half-century in TV, nightclubs, movies and on stage,…

  • Review: Patti Lupone takes the limelight in ‘Shows For Days’

    NEW YORK (AP) — Community theater gets a lot of knocks for being amateurish, but Douglas Carter Beane may have elevated it to sympathetic comedic heights with his new play “Shows For Days.” The quirky…

  • Review: Arnold (but little else) is back in ‘Terminator’

    Thirty-one years and counting, and the Terminators keep rolling off the assembly line like new iPhones, upgraded with shape-shifting abilities, rebooted Sarah Conner assassination levels and, one presumes, better selfie cameras. “Terminator Genisys,” directed by…

  • Now comes the SpaceX rocket whodunit: A complex mystery

    WASHINGTON (AP) — A rocket’s dead, blown to bits in public view. Now it’s time for “Rocket Science CSI.” After 18 straight successful launches, SpaceX’s Falcon 9 rocket broke apart Sunday morning minutes after soaring…

  • AP Source: AC/DC finally heading to Spotify

    NEW YORK (AP) — AC/DC is finally heading to Spotify, three years after the veteran rock band decided to put its catalog on iTunes. A person familiar with the situation told The Associated Press on…

  • NBC to Donald Trump: You’re fired

    NEW YORK (AP) — NBC said Monday that it is ending its business relationship with mogul and GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump because of comments he made about Mexican immigrants during the announcement of his…

  • Robert Redford urges global action on climate change

    UNITED NATIONS (AP) — Robert Redford said he came the United Nations Monday not as an actor but as an environmental advocate, father, grandfather and concerned citizen to urge the world’s nations to take action…

  • Box Office Top 20: ‘Jurassic,’ ‘Inside Out’ top ‘Ted 2′

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — “Inside Out” and “Jurassic World” are still drawing significant audiences to theaters even in their second and third weekends at the multiplex, leaving little room for newer fare like “Ted 2.”…

  • Review: Lotsa grinding, little plot in ‘Magic Mike XXL’

    There’s an early scene in “Magic Mike XXL” that hints at what this much ballyhooed sequel woulda, coulda, shoulda been. Mike Lane, played by the well nigh irresistible Channing Tatum, is alone in his furniture…

  • LA Kings terminate Mike Richards’ contract for “breach”

    EL SEGUNDO, Calif. (AP) — The Los Angeles Kings terminated Mike Richards’ contract Monday, claiming the underachieving forward committed a “material breach” of its terms. The move is a surprising tactic in the Kings’ prolonged…

  • ‘Gravity’ author drops lawsuit against Warner Bros.

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Author Tess Gerritsen has dropped her lawsuit against Warner Bros. over similarities between the 2013 film “Gravity” and her 1999 book, she wrote in a statement Monday, citing brutal emotional and…

  • Forbes releases its list of highest-paid celebrities

    This magazine has done the list since 1999, but this year, Forbes refocused its Celeb 100 by only ranking talent that’s in front of the camera.

  • Looking for love on a dating app? You may find music instead

    NEW YORK (AP) — In your quest to find a date, a spouse or a hook-up, you might discover something else when using dating apps: new music. From Madonna to Mariah Carey, an increasing number…

  • Rapper ‘The Game’ charged with hitting off-duty officer

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — The rapper known as “The Game” has been charged with hitting an off-duty Los Angeles police officer during a basketball game. The hip-hop artist, whose real name is Jayceon Terrell Taylor,…

  • Foo Fighters’ RFK Stadium gig will proceed as scheduled

    WASHINGTON — Almost two weeks ago, Foo Fighters frontman Dave Grohl emailed a graphic letter to media outlets, detailing his injury that threatened to sideline him and put an end to an Independence Day concert…

Media Galleries