Watch: Actresses Neha and Aisha Sharma take the quarantine T-shirt challenge. Yes, that’s a thing too

Neha, too, aced the challenge despite having a broken right wrist. She wrote, “T-shirt challenge. This one is for you Aisha. Since I was very bored decided I could try this out.. I have attempted the T-shirt challenge with a broken right wrist so excuse my little cheat..have fun if you decide you try it. […]

Canadian actress and activist Shirley Douglas dies at age 86

She helped to establish a fundraising group called Friends of the Black Panthers. Her support for the group brought controversy — she was refused a U.S. work permit and charged in 1969 with conspiracy to possess unregistered explosives. The courts eventually dismissed the case and exonerated her.

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 22-28.

Sept. 28: Actress Brigitte Bardot is 85. Actor Joel Higgins (“Silver Spoons”) is 76. Actor Jeffrey Jones is 73. Writer-director-actor John Sayles is 69. Guitarist George Lynch of Lynch Mob (and Dokken) is 65. Actress-comedian Janeane Garofalo is 55. Country singer Matt King is 53. Actress Mira Sorvino is 52. TV personality and singer Moon […]

Halle Berry reveals she once lived in a homeless shelter

Before she became an Oscar-winning actress, Halle Berry revealed that she spent some time in a homeless shelter when trying to break into show business. Chatting to People magazine about moving to New York City at the beginning of her career aged just 21, she said: “I took my modelling money, and I thought, ‘Oh, […]

This ‘Steven Universe’ Ska Cover Is Out of This World

0comments”Cartoon Network’s Emmy-nominated Steven Universe revolves around Steven, the ‘little brother’ to a team of magical aliens—the Crystal Gems—who defend the planet Earth. Steven is the son of the Crystal Gems’ late leader Rose Quartz and aging aspiring rockstar Mr. Universe. Steven belongs everywhere and nowhere: he has inherited his mother’s Gem and her magical […]

Rob Paulsen on Working Through a Hollywood Shutdown, Upcoming Animaniacs Reboot, and More

It’s like, “Who knows?” But on the other hand, it’s incredibly freeing. Because as much as I’m a capitalist, and look, I’ve been rich and I’ve been poor, and rich is better. But when you’re a creator, and you’re not limited to being beholden to an advertiser, or your content is only dictated by the […]

Fran Drescher and Original Cast of The Nanny Will Reunite for Virtual Table Read

According to Variety, the table read will be posted on the Sony Pictures YouTube page Monday morning and will feature Drescher, Shaughnessy, Daniel Davis, Lauren Lane, Nicholle Tom, Benjamin Salisbury, Madeline Zima, Renee Taylor, Alex Sternin, Ann Hampton Callaway, DeeDee Rescher, Rachel Chagall and Jonathan Penner. (James Marsden will not be participating.)

‘Joker’ leads Oscar noms; ‘1917,’ ‘Irishman’ close behind

Hollywood, in the midst of a streaming upheaval, also gave Netflix more nominations than ever before: 24. The 10 nominations for “The Irishman” tied the most for a Netflix film, following “Roma” last year. Scorsese, a one-time winner for “The Departed,” was nominated for best director for the ninth time. The film also won nods […]

She’s a top CEO and serial glassceiling smasher, who interviewed Fidel Castro in her swimsuit and is best friends with Jane Fonda. In her uplifting bestseller Pat Mitchell says: Why women over SIXTY cope so well in a crisis and will emerge STRONGER than ev

Growing up in rural south Georgia, on a small cotton farm with no electricity, Mitchell propelled herself forward. A former college teacher, she started her television career in Boston in 1972 as a divorced single mother (her son Mark was born when she was 22).

Halle Berry on ‘heartbreaking’ Oscars diversity row

“The films, I think, coming out of Hollywood aren’t truthful. And the reason they’re not truthful, these days, is they’re not really depicting the importance and the involvement and the participation of people of colour in our American culture.”Helen Mirren, who defended the Oscars against “unfair” accusations.