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Tracee Ellis Ross responds to reports of negotiations over "black-ish" salary gap
ABC/Bob D'Amico (LOS ANGELES) -- Tracee Ellis Ross this weekend provided an update on her on-going pay negotiations over her work on black-ish. The negotiations became a subject of public interest after The Hollywood Reporter cited unnamed sources as saying that the disparity between the actress' pay and that of her co-star, Anthony Anderson, was a subject at a recent meeting of Times Up, the initiative combating sexual harassment and gender inequity in Hollywood.In a statement on Twitter on Saturday, Ross acknowledged that contract negotiations are on-going saying that she, "wanted to be compensated in a way that matches my...
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"Saturday Night Live" pokes fun at Trump's physical: "The president's got a rockin' bod"
Photo by: Will Heath/NBC (NEW YORK) -- The government shutdown and the results of President Donald Trump's physical exam, released Friday by his physician Ronny Jackson, provided fodder for this week's Saturday Night Live. The cold open featured cast member Aidy Bryant as White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders kicking off a daily press briefing. SNL cast member Beck Bennett, who plays Dr. Jackson, then addresses the reporters. "Once again, this is the president’s unbiased, 100 percent accurate health assessment." Bennett's Jackson says, "It's my expert medical opinion, that the president's got a rockin' bod." A reporter, played by cast...
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"Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri"; "Veep", and "Big Little Lies" nab top honors at 2018 SAG Awards
Photo by Merrick Morton. © 2017 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation All Rights Reserved (LOS ANGELES) -- The 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards were handed out at Los Angeles' Shrine Auditorium on Sunday, with Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri winning the night with three trophies on the movie side, and HBO’s Veep and Big Little Lies taking home two each on the TV end. Julia Louis-Dreyfus won her record-setting eighth and ninth SAG Awards, grabbing female actor in a comedy series honors for Veep and sharing best ensemble cast trophy with her HBO show's co-stars. However, as many suspected, the...
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