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"Love Actually" stars reunite for "Red Nose Day Actually" trailer
NBC/Trae Patton (LOS ANGELES) -- The cast of the 2003 smash hit, Love Actually, is reuniting for the short film, Red Nose Actually, airing as part of NBC's The Red Nose Day Special on May 23. On Wednesday, Hugh Grant, Keira Knightley and company appeared in a newly released teaser trailer. In a nod to the rom-com's memorable scene in which Andrew Lincoln's character, Mark, professes his love for Knightley's Juliet, the clip, from writer/director Richard Curtis, features the cast holding up a series of signs, urging fans to "Tune in and see what happened to everyone" -- including which...
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Ryan Gosling reveals why he laughed during Oscars "Moonlight" mix-up
ABC/Eddy Chen (LAS VEGAS) -- If you remember last month's Oscars Best Picture mix-up, you might have noticed Ryan Gosling laughing amidst the confusion. Oh, face it: you never took your eyes off him. At any rate, now we know what was so funny. "I was watching people start to have this panicked reaction in the crowd and guys were coming on with headsets and I felt like someone had been hurt," Gosling said at the Adobe Summit in Las Vegas yesterday, according to Entertainment Weekly. He continued, "I thought there was some kind of medical situation, and I had...
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"Empire" Recap: Cookie and Lucious bring the sound and the fury
FOX/Chuck Hodes (LOS ANGELES) -- Empire returned Wednesday night. In the episode, titled "Sound & Fury," Lucious is introducing his latest studio project called Inferno with an onstage performance from rapper Remy Ma amid a group of male dancers . During the performance, a war is waged between Cookie and Lucious, especially when Cookie brings Lucious' mom out on stage to the shock of the audience and Lucious himself. Tory Ash makes an appearance at the Lyons' family therapy session, which turns out to be a disaster. Jamal claims that he is "completely clean," but Cookie isn't convinced. Cookie and...
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"I felt a really long way from home": James Corden mourns victims of London terror attack
Art Streiber/CBS (NEW YORK) -- Last night, the British host of The Late Late Show with James Corden paid a heartfelt tribute to those who were murdered in the Wednesday's London terror attack. ISIS claimed responsibility for the attack, perpetrated by a British-born suspect who was shot dead after killing three, including a police officer, in the British capital. Speaking on Wednesday night, Corden said, “I know a lot of people from Britain watch this show, as a lot of people from Britain work on this show, and of course, our thoughts go out to everyone who's been affected by...
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Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie reportedly "talking again"
Getty Images/Jason LaVeris (LOS ANGELES) -- Things may be looking up for Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie and their kids. A source tells E! Online that two month after hiring a private judge to handle their divorce and custody issues, the two are closer to a resolution, and are speaking directly to each for the first time in a while. "They recently started talking again and it's a significant step. Up until now everything was through lawyers and assistants," says the insider. "They did not speak at all after the plane incident and everything that went down in the press."...
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William Shatner wants Nick Viall booted off "Dancing with the Stars"
ABC/Eric McCandless (LOS ANGELES) -- TV icon and Dancing with the Stars fan William Shatner hasn't revealed which one of this season's celebrities he's rooting for, but there's no secret who he wants off the show. More than an hour before the ABC dance competition's season-24 premiere, Shatner took to Twitter, declaring in a series of tweets that he wanted The Bachelor's Nick Viall to waltz on out of the ballroom. "My goal for #DWTS is to knock bachelor Nick out ASAP. Who is with me?" he began, before adding, "Whoever your favorite is - just not Nick- make the...
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Report: Michael Shannon leads the pack to play Cable in "Deadpool 2"
Getty Images/John Lamparski (LOS ANGELES) -- According to the Hollywood Reporter, Man of Steel baddie Michael Shannon, who got an Oscar nomination for his work in Tom Ford's Nocturnal Animals, is the frontrunner to star opposite Ryan Reynolds as the character Cable in 2018's Deadpool 2. While Reynolds himself teased during a post-credit scene that the fan-favorite character would appear in the sequel, he didn't get into specifics. "Amazing character," Reynolds-as-Deadpool says. "Bionic arm, time-travel." He added, "We have no idea who we're gonna cast yet. We just need a big guy with a flattop. Mel Gibson, Dolph Lundgren. Kiera...
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Hasta la vista, baby: Insiders say studio's pulling plug on "Terminator" Series
Paramount Pictures/Melinda Sue Gordon (LOS ANGELES) -- Arnold most likely won't be back. Paramount, which owns the rights to the Terminator series, has reportedly terminated the Schwarzenegger series. Arnold's last go-round as the killing machine, Terminator: Genysis, reportedly cost $115 million to make, but earned less than $90 million domestically. Overseas, however, the movie -- which also starred Emilia Clarke from Game of Thrones -- actually did well, bringing its total take to more than $450 million. However, the New York Daily News reports Paramount execs had an option to bring back Arnold and Emilia, the latter who played savior...
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"K. Oh." "Wheel of Fortune" contestant's spectacular "Streetcar" stumble
Getty Images/Paul Warner (LOS ANGELES) -- A Wheel of Fortune contestant who was one letter away from solving the puzzle during Tuesday's show added an X-rated twist to the title of a Tennessee Williams classic. With "A STREETCAR NA_ED DESIRE" on the board, Kevin made an embarrassing -- and unfortunately for him, now viral -- misstep: he asked for a "k." No, the the literary classic is not called "A Streetcar Naked Desire." The next contestant, Lisa, guessed "m" for the win. "And although you got the right answer, I’d rather see Kevin's play, but that's just me." host Pat...
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Study says younger viewers are natural binge watchers
iStock/Thinkstock (NEW YORK) -- According to according to Deloitte’s annual "Digital Democracy Survey," nearly 75% of Americans confessed to binge watching multiple episodes in one sitting; particularly younger viewers. According to the survey, some 90% of 20 to 33 year-olds -- millennials, that is -- and 87% of their even younger counterparts, aged 14-19, say they have binge-watched video content. The study also revealed younger people watch TV very differently that their older counterparts -- in fact, in increasing numbers, when they're "watching TV," they're not actually watching shows on a TV at all. Viewers from 14 years old through...
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Jenny Slate has "no regrets" about relationship with Chris Evans
Marvel Studios (NEW YORK) -- Jenny Slate and Chris Evans are no longer a couple, but Slate says she doesn't regret the time they spent together. "I don't mind talking about him at all," she tells Vulture. "He's a lovely person." She describes Evans -- whom she stars with in the upcoming film "Gifted" -- in glowing terms, despite their recent split. "Chris is truly one of the kindest people I've ever met, to the point where sometimes I would look at him and it would kind of break my heart," Slate said. "He has beautiful, big, strong emotions, and...
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Cher to star in new Lifetime movie about Flint, Michigan water crisis
Getty Images/Brian Stukes (LOS ANGELES) -- Cher has been an outspoken advocate for the people of Flint, Michigan, during the water crisis they've been suffering through since 2014. Now, she's going to executive produce and star in a Lifetime movie about the situation. Called Flint, the movie is inspired by a Time magazine cover story about three women from Flint who tried to expose the mishandling of the city's water supply, which lead to the residents unknowingly drinking contaminated water. The women's actions inspired a national call for safe drinking water. Production on the film begins in April in Toronto....
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