Emmy award-winning musician Adam Schlesinger dies at 52 of COVID-19

Schlesinger also worked as an executive music producer on the musical show at The CW “Crazy Ex-Girlfriend” and composed songs for “A Colbert Christmas: The Greatest Gift of All!”, “Too Late With Adam Carolla”, “The Howard Stern Radio Show” and “The Dana Carvey Show”.

Oscars Nominations Snubs and Surprises: What, No Amy Adams? Or Taraji P. Henson?

While movies like La La Land and Manchester by the Sea are up for awards in several categories, as expected, this year’s Academy Award nominations were full of many notable snubs and surprises. While actors Taraji P. Henson, Amy Adams and Hugh Grant were overlooked, Viggo Mortensen managed to snag a spot in the Best […]

Award-winning NFL sideline reporter Michele Tafoya on the Olympics, NFL Draft and the coronavirus

“I think once we all start getting back to normal, NFL fans are going to go nuts. They’re so passionate, they love to cheer, and there’s a lot of pent up cheering. I think there’s going to be joy in the end that we overcame it, because this has to end. It will end. And […]

Mel Gibson Reveals Where He Was During ‘Exciting’ Oscar Nominations: ‘Holding My Newborn Son!’

Gibson and his girlfriend of two years Rosalind Ross welcomed the actor’s ninth child, son Lars Gerard, on Friday. And just four days later, the veteran star received an Academy Award nod for best director for his work on the World War II epic Hacksaw Ridge.

2020 BAFTA Games Awards: How to watch, and keep up with all the winners

The 2020 BAFTA Games Awards takes place later today, Thursday, April 2, starting from 11:30AM PST/2:30PM ET/7:30PM BST, with this year’s show looking a little bit different from usual, with the impact of COVID-19 leading to the entire ceremony taking place online. 

Idris Elba and Tina Fey invited to more diverse Academy after #OscarsSoWhite

In January, Isaacs promised that the Academy would double its minority and female membership by 2020, but unfortunately, the road would still prove rocky; Isaacs was forced to apologize again after two dozen Academy members published an open letter complaining about “tasteless and offensive” skits playing on racial stereotypes at the ceremony.

Adam Schlesinger dies of coronavirus complications at 52

Although he was a member of the bands Tinted Windows and Ivy, he is best regarded among rock fans for the five albums he recorded with Fountains of Wayne between 1996 and 2011. Dissent between him and Collingwood during the recording of “Sky Full of Holes” led to that being their apparent swan song, although […]

Adam Schlesinger, Fountains of Wayne singer, dead at 52 from Covid-19

“As many of you are aware, Adam had been hospitalized with Covid-19 and although he had been making some small improvements over the last few days, Adam’s condition was critical and he was ultimately unable to recover from Covid-19 complications,” read a statement from the band’s attorney, provided to CNN. “He was truly a prolific […]

Oscars 2017: Emma Stone Wins Best Actress for

Emma Stone has won her first Academy Award for leading the cast of Damien Chazelle’s modern musical La La Land, emerging victorious after a contentious Oscar race that saw her squaring off against awards mainstay Meryl Streep (Florence Foster Jenkins), French screen legend Isabelle Huppert (Elle), previous winner Natalie Portman (Jackie) and first-time nominee Ruth […]

Watch 8 Innocent People Get Exonerated in Netflix’s ‘The Innocence Files’

As the series shows, these men are examples of those who’ve been wrongfully accused — but they’re just a few of many. “We get flooded with letters from all over the country,” Neufeld says in the trailer. “They’re human beings who are claiming to be wrongly convicted.”