Emma Brock on The Office! A Musical Parody : “There is Everything Wrapped Up In a Perfect Little Bow for All of The Office Fans Out There”

Who wouldn’t want to be part of the biggest inside joke around?

On a typical morning at Scranton’s third largest paper company until,,,for no logical reason a documentary crew begins filming the employees of Dunder Mifflin. This is the premise behind The Office! A Musical Parody.

Featuring everyone’s favorite TV characters, the hilarious, unauthorized parody of The Office, the hit TV show now on tour and in Manhattan, lovingly pokes fun at The Office,

China’s Beautiful and Famous Hua Ballet Comes to Merriam Theater on Wednesday, August 28

The Liaoning Ballet of China (Hua Ballet), one of China’s most famous ballet ensembles, brings the magic of Mulan to the Merriam Theater in Philadelphia.

The notable ballet ensemble has dedicated over 35 years to producing new Chinese cultural works and performing beloved ballet classics.

The show will grace the Merriam Theater’s stage on the Kimmel Center Cultural Campus on Wednesday, August 28, at 7 p.m.

This time-honored company toured the world and …

Interview with the Talented Danny Zaino

Tell me about yourself, and your career.

I am a disabled veteran and I support PTSD Programs for other veterans and their families. I was deployed to Korea to the DMZ to protect the United States espionage.

I’m an Italian, from Long Island, New York. My parents were from Brooklyn and Harlem – rough neighborhood. I love to cook because cooking is love.

What projects are you currently working on?

We are currently working on

CherryPicks Offers Movie Lovers ‘a View from the Female Perspective’

Miranda Bailey, a prolific indie movie actor, director, and producer noticed a void in film criticism and stepped up to fill it with TheCherryPicks.com, her cutting-edge new website.

Bailey describes the website as a “new media platform bringing you unique and nuanced perspectives on film with reviews, ratings, and high-quality original content, all through a female lens.”

More than a film review site, Bailey calls TheCherryPicks.com a new kind of film-loving community. …

Jerry Seinfeld Reveals if Seinfeld Reboot is in the Works

Jerry Seinfeld and his wife Jessica celebrated their Good + Foundation Wednesday night in NYC. While they were there, they talked about several topics, including the one on everyone’s mind, will there be a Seinfeld reunion?

“I really don’t imagine that, I cannot imagine that,” he told Extra.

He also said that he doesn’t think that there will be a spin-off for any of the characters either. “Can’t imagine that… The characters are created …

Critics’ Choice Real TV Awards Announce Host, Presenters

Los Angeles (May 29, 2019) – The Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) and NPACT, the trade organization serving the producers of nonfiction entertainment content, announced today that comedian and co-host of the Emmy and NAACP Image Award-winning show The Real, Loni Love, will host the inaugural Critics’ Choice Real TV Awards.  Also announced, Leah Remini is set to receive the first ever Impact Award, recognizing her work on her groundbreaking series Leah

Alex Trebek Cancer Update

What is….tumors shrunk by 50 percent? Jeopardy host Alex Trebek gave an update about his stage 4 pancreatic cancer status, TVGrapevine has learned.

The 78-year-old game show legend told People magazine that while he is NOT in remission, some of  his tumors have shrunk by 50 percent and he is “responding well to chemo.” This is incredible news, especially since his type of cancer has a low survival rate. He still has several more rounds …

Director Ed Zwick’s Trial By Fire Presents a Riveting Cautionary Tale

[Jack O’Connell plays convicted murder Todd Willingham in “Trial By Fire]

Oscar-winning director Edward Zwick brings the life the tragic and controversial story of Cameron “Todd” Willingham, (Jack O’Connell), who was executed in Texas for the arson-related deaths of his three children after scientific evidence and expert testimony that bolstered his claims of innocence were suppressed.

This powerful true-life story shows the unlikely bond between Willingham, an imprisoned death row inmate, and Elizabeth

Molly Pope’s Candid Musical Polly Mope Comes to the Kimmel Center

Molly Pope stars in Polly Mope at the Kimmel Center

Performer Molly Pope could have been daunted by her mental health issues, but instead, she has turned them into a witty, candid and intimate musical.

Her live show, Polly Mope, is playing to the Kimmel Center’s SEI Innovation Studio from Thursday, May 9 through Saturday, May 11.

Born out of Pope’s time as a Kimmel Center Theater Residency artist in 2017, her performance is …

Joe Jonas, Sophie Turner Are Married!

Surprise! Joe Jonas is a married man. The Camp Rock alum and Game. Of Thrones star Sophie Turner tied the knot in a surprise ceremony in Las Vegas last night, TVGrapevine has learned.

The couple apparently applied for a marriage license earlier that day.

The bride wore a white outfit and veil while the groom donned a grey suit. His brothers Kevin and Nick were in attendance to see the happy couple exchange vows in …

Actress Ashley Dulaney Talks Hulu’s ‘The Act’, Upcoming Projects And More!

(PCM) We recently had a chance to catch up with the lovely actress Ashley Dulaney to talk about her role in the incredible Hulu limited series “The Act”, which was based upon the true-life events of Gypsy Blanchard, portrayed by Joey King, a young girl trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her overprotective mother portrayed by Patricia Arquette.

Dulaney portrays the real-life journalist from Springfield, MO (whose real name could not be …

Alex Trebek Health Update

What is….a health update? Jeopardy host Alex Trebek gave an update on his health to both Good Morning America and Extra today.

In March, Trebek posted a video revealing that that he was diagnosed with stage IV pancreatic cancer. He remained optimistic, promising  that he was “going to fight this” and “beat the survival rate.”

Trebek gave an update today on his treatment, saying, “We won’t have any substantial results for a couple weeks, I …

Director John Singleton Dead at 51

Sad news for Hollywood tonight. John Singleton, best know for directing hits such as Boyz N The Hood, Four Brothers and 2 Fast 2 Furious, has died, TVGrapevine has learned. He was 51 years old.

The famed director suffered from a stroke earlier this month and was taken off life support today.

According to Us Weekly, his family released the following statement to the media:

“We are sad to relay that John Singleton has …

Lil’ John’s Latest Gig

TOKYO, Japan – German Luxury brand MCM hosted Lil Jon, Kōki, Miki Ando and more at the grand opening of their largest flagship store in the heart of Ginza, Tokyo.

The Ginza HAUS I kick-off event started on the second floor of the nine level store with DJ Daruma and Jommy spinning a 90’s retro pop set. On the fifth floor, music and dance ensemble, DRUM TAO staged a spectacular performance, presenting an enchanting …

Guess I’m A Ghost’s Kelsey Siepser Interviewed

Guess I’m A Ghost star and co-producer Kelsey Siepser talked to TVGrapevine in an exclusive interview about the show, life and what’s next.

What attracted you to the project?

I met Chris shortly after I finished my MFA in Acting at USC and a mutual friend brought me on for a scene that was part of his class. I was immediately drawn to the writing and Chris’s style of working. We both have a background …

Didi Conn on Grease, Middletown and Enduring Friendship

[Didi Conn with Adrian Zmed in the new play Middletown]

Sometimes life imitates art. Just ask Didi Conn, whose recent stage reunion with old friends is giving us a  happy walk down memory lane and attracting new pals.

Conn is best known as Frenchy the “beauty school drop-out” in Grease, the John Travolta-Olivia Newton-John classic movie musical that has celebrated its 40th Anniversary, and she continues to have an active career as an actress, …

Gayle King Named To Time Magazine’s Time 100

(New York, NY) — TIME named Gayle King to the 2019 TIME 100, its annual list of the 100 most influential people in the world. The full list and related tributes appear in the April 29, 2019 issue of TIME, available on newsstands on Friday, April 19, and now at time.com/time100. The news was discussed on CBS THIS MORNING today: https://cbsn.ws/2UH7D3C

 

Filmmaker Ava DuVernay wrote the tribute to King, calling her “one of the all-time …

Chris Sullivan- Writer/Director/Producer/Creator of Guess I’m a Ghost Interviewed

Chris Sullivan, who is the writer/director/producer/creator of Guess I’m a Ghost, chatted with TVGrapevine about the project,  his life and what’s next.

Tell me about yourself and your career.

I’m a playwright, screenwriter, director and producer. I got involved in playwriting in high school, and decided I wanted to tell stories as a profession. I went to NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts where I studied Dramatic Writing and grew more interested in film. I …

Actor Paul Greene Talks to TVGrapevine

If you are familiar with Hallmark, chances are you are a fan of actor Paul Greene. He has been in several movies for the network, including Campfire Kiss, A Wish for Christmas and Perfect Match. He also plays Dr. Carson Shepherd on the hit series When Calls The Heart. He has been a part of the network for several years and wowed us with every performance. In addition, he has appeared on network shows such …

Multi-talented Actor Marc Kudisch Interviewed

Marc Kudisch is he of the most recognized faces in the entertainment industry. He has been in countless TV shows and stage projects, wowing fans every time.

He recently took the time to talk to TVGrapevine about his career. Below are some of the highlights from our chat.

Tell me about yourself and your career. 

My career has been quite varied- 13 Broadway shows with 3 Tony Nominations and a Drama Desk Award, at least …

Lori Loughlin, Husband Plead Not Guilty in College Scam

The drama continues for actress Lori Loughlin and her husband Mossimo Giannulli. The couple, who were arrested last month for their part in the college admissions scam, pleaded not guilty to the charges brought against them.

According to Us Weekly, the two faced charges of fraud and money laundering conspiracy. Had they taken the plea deal, they would have faced two years in prison. They also waived their right to appear in court again …

Breakthrough Star Lisa Durupt Interviewed

Lisa Durupt is a familiar face for those who watch the Hallmark Channel. She has been in several movies for the channel, including Reunited At Christmas and The Perfect Catch, both with Nikki Deloach. 

Now the  Heartland alum is taking on a very different kind of role, one that will not only put her on the map, but make her one of the most memorable actresses of the year. The new mom is starring in …

Val Chmerkovskiy and Jenna Johnson Are Married!

Sorry, ladies! Val Chmerkovskiy is off the market. The Dancing With The Stars pro married fellow pro dancer Jenna Johnson, TVGrapevine has learned.

According to People,  two time mirror ball trophy winner and the Dancing With The Stars: Athletes champion exchanged vows at the Terranea Resort in Rancho Palo Verdes, California.

The bride wore a Vera Wang gown with a long veil and crystal headpiece for the ceremony and a Kleinfeld designed dress for …

Kelly Rowland Performs in NY

Kelly Rowland just performed at Neiman Marcus yesterday in a special show for the store.  See below for pictures and information.

WHAT: Neiman Marcus hosts special performance by Kelly Rowland for their InCircle members.

WHEN: Thursday, April 11th, 2019

WHERE: Neiman Marcus Hudson Yards (20 Hudson Yards, New York, NY)

 

WHO: Notable attendees included but were not limited to Kelly Rowland, Margot Bingham, Helene Yorke and more…

Addiction Specialist Discusses How to Handle a Relapse

Talk show host Wendy Williams recently discussed living in a sober house and her struggle with addiction on her show. Days later, she was hospitalized after a reported relapse.

What causes someone to relapse? Koorosh Rassekh, founder of Evo Health and Wellness, who does not treat Wendy, recently talked to TVGrapevine about the topic, as well as removing the stigma around relapsing.


What do you think causes people to relapse? 

Rather than framing relapse as …

Empire’s Jussie Smollett Sued by City of Chicago

Jussie Smollett faces more legal trouble. The Empire actor,  who was arrested earlier this year for his role in allegedly faking a racist and anti gay attack on himself, is being sued by the city of Chicago, TVGrapevine has learned.

According to TMZ, the actor, who allegedly also lied to cops after the incident, is being sued for at least a half a million dollars in order to pay back the city for the …

Wendy Williams and Husband Split

It’s over! Talk show Wendy Williams and her husband Kevin Hunter have filed for divorce, TVGrapevine has learned.

According to Us Weekly, the couple, who have been married for over 21 years, ended things due to his infidelity. Rumors have been swirling for the past several weeks regarding the topic. It is also rumored that Kevin’s mistress is pregnant, but nothing has been confirmed.

Neither party has released a statement as of press time. …

When Calls The Heart Returns To Hallmark After Loughlin Scandal

When Calls The Heart is returning to Hallmark! The hit series halted production after show star Lori Loughlin was arrested in the college cheating scam.

Executive producer Brian Bird shared the news on Instagram earlier today.

There is no word as to what will happen to Loughlin’s character Abigail. The network has yet to announce what will happen to her Garage Sale Mysteries movie series.

The post When Calls

Lori Loughlin, Husband Face Possible Two Year Prison Sentence

Lori Loughlin may be trading Full House for the Big House. The actress and her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli, face a minimum of two years in prison for their part in the college scam,TVGrapevine has learned.  Acccording to.  Us Weekly,  this sentencing is part of a plea deal offered by prosecutors. The entertainment magazine also reported that the two have not agreed to a guilty plea.

As previously reported, the couple, who are …

Felicity Huffman’s Plea Deal to Include Prison Time?

TMZ has reported that actress  Felicity Huffman will face prison time for her role in the college scam in which she paid $15,000 to help ensure her daughter Sofia got into a top college.

While nothing has been officially announced, the news site says that the former Desperate Housewives actress could face four to ten months in prison and have to pay fines and restitution.  The maximum penalty in such cases is twenty years in …

Felicity Huffman Releases Statement to the Media Regardng College tScam

Desperate Housewives alum Felicity Huffman released a  statement to the media regarding her part in the college exam, that led to her arrest. She allegedly paid $15,000 dollars to have her daughter Sofia’s SAT scores changed to help her get into a top college.

According to Us Weekly, the actress entered a guilty plea for her actions and claimed that her daughter had no knowledge of her actions. She also released the following statement …

Judge Jerry to Air in 99% of USA This Fall

NEW YORK – April 8, 2019 – NBCUniversal Television Distribution announced today that “Judge Jerry” has been sold in 99% of the U.S. for its fall debut.

“Judge Jerry,” the daily, first-run court program with the iconic Jerry Springer presiding as judge, has already been sold to 206 stations across the country. The majority of all the markets will air “Judge Jerry” in back-to-back half-hour episodes.

“Judge Jerry” will be taped in front of a …

Taye Diggs to Host 2020 Critics Choice Awards

The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) are pleased to announce that the 25th annual Critics’ Choice Awards will air LIVE on The CW Network on Sunday, January 12, 2020 (7:00-10:00p.m. Live ET/ Delayed PT), with acclaimed film, television, and stage star Taye Diggs returning as the event’s host.  The show will continue its combined Film and Television awards format, honoring the finest in both cinematic and …

Ellen DeGeneres Takes on Discovery Channel Gig

Talk show host Ellen DeGeneres is taking on a new gig as executive producer for several projects for the Discovery Channel. See below for more details.

Discovery Channel is bringing the brilliantly enigmatic world and the wonderful creatures who inhabit it to audiences with three epic series and a ground-breaking documentary in 2019 and 2020. From an intimate look at the people who dedicate their lives to conserving wildlife on the brink of extinction, to …

ACM Awards: The Winners

Tonight was the 54th Annual American Country Music (ACM) Awards. Hosted by Reba McEntire, the show was filled with surprises, upsets and overall amazing moments and performances.

Below is a complete list of winners:

Entertainer of the Year

Jason Aldean
Luke Bryan
Kenny Chesney
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban (WINNER)

Male Artist of the Year

Dierks Bentley
Luke Combs
Thomas Rhett (WINNER)
Chris Stapleton
Keith Urban

Female Artist of the Year

Miranda Lambert

Chrissy Metz to Perform at ACM Awards

Chrissy Metz is one busy lady! The This Is Us stars is not only starring in the upcoming movie Breakthrough and working on her music career, but she is also performing alongside Carrie Underwood, Maddie and Tae and Mickey Guyton at the ACM Awards this Sunday.

The brunette beauty recently told Extra that she is a bit nervous about performing with the American Idol alum and other country stars,all of whom appear on the movie …

Variety Releases Audio From Feud on The View

Variety recently released a never been heard audio recording from a feud between Barbara Walters and Elisabeth Hasselbeck from when they were both on The View.

In the recording, Elisabeth, who had just been debating with Barbara over the morning after pill, threatened to quit the show.

“I’m not going to sit there and get reprimanded on the air. It’s not ok to sit there and get reprimanded on the air,” she is quoted as

Britney Spears Health Update

Britney Spears is on the road to recovery after checking into a mental health facility, TVGrapevine has learned. The pop star recently decided to seek help in wake of her father’s illness.

According to E!, Britney will be at the facility for the next few weeks. They went on to say that she decided to do this “on her own” and not being treated for drug or alcohol issues. She is simply trying to …

Masterchef’s Gordon Ramsay Welcomes Fifth Child

It’s a boy! Masterchef star Gordon Ramsay and his wife Tana have welcomed their fifth child, TVGrapevine has learned. The celebrity chef confirmed the happy news on his official Instagram page, along with pictures of the new bundle of joy.

“After 3 baftas and one Emmy… finally we have won an Oscar, please welcome Oscar James Ramsay, who touched down at 12:58 today for some lunch ! Xxx,” he wrote on the post.

The new …

Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman Court Update

TVGrapevine has learned that Lori Loughlin, her husband Mossimo Giannulli and Felicity Huffman have all surrendered their passports in wake of the college scam scandal.  The three of them appeared before a judge in a Boston court this morning.

According to TMZ,  Huffman is said to have  acknowledged the severity of thre case, while Loughlin shook hands with prosecutors and waved to reporters and fans outside of court.

The Wrap also said that the …

Lori Loughlin, Felicity Huffman to Appear in Court Today

It is judgment day for Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin. The two actresses, along with Loughlin’s husband Mossimo Giannulli and forty-seven others were charged in a college cheating scam last month.

Huffman allegedly paid $15,000 to help change her daughter Sofia’s SAT scores, while Loughlin and Giannulli allegedly paid $500,00 to have her daughters Oliva Jade and Bella designated as recruits for USC’s crew team, despite not being athletes.

According to TMZ, Huffman arrived …

Growing Up Chrisley’s Savannah Chrisley is Engaged

Congratulations are in order for Chrisley Knows Best star Savannah Chrisley! The reality star is engaged to her longtime boyfriend, Nic Kerdiles, TVGrapevine has  learned.

According to People, the couple got engaged on Christmas Eve in front of both of their families. At the time, they were filming her spinoff series Growing up Chrisley, which also stars her brother Chase.

“[On the night of the engagement], Nic’s family was in town and my whole …

Charges Dropped Against Empire Star Jussie Smollett

Empire star Jussie Smollett is a free man. The On Our Own alum, who allegedly faked a  racial attack against himself, has had all charges dropped against him in the incident.

According to TMZ, his lawyer released the following statement: “Today, all criminal charges against Jussie Smollett were dropped and his record has been wiped clean of the filing of this tragic complaint against him. Jussie was attacked by two people he was unable …

College Cheating Scam: Entitlemania Author Richard Watts Offers Opinion

Variety

Over the past few weeks, the news has been discussing the college scam where fifty people, including Lori Loughlin and Felicity Huffman, were arrested.  Several parents were accused of paying people off in order to ensure their children get into top colleges, either by having SAT scores changed or lying about them being involved in certain programs. 

This has led to several questions, including why parents would do this and why they think they can …

Fuller House, Tresemme Drop Lori Loughlin, Daughter

The hits keep coming for Lori Loughlin and her daughter Olivia Jade. TVGrapevine has learned that the women have both lost more work due to the college cheating scandal.

According to TMZ, Loughlin will not be returning to Fuller House for the final season. While neither the show not Netflix commented, TMZ claims ‘a source’ told them that there were no plans to have her on for season five.

As previously reported , she …

Fuller House, Tresemme Drop Lori Loughlin, Daughter

The hits keep coming for Lori Loughlin and her daughter Olivia Jade. TVGrapevine has learned that the women have both lost more work due to the college cheating scandal.

According to TMZ, Loughlin will not be returning to Fuller House for the final season. While neither the show not Netflix commented, TMZ claims ‘a source’ told them that there were no plans to have her on for season five.

As previously reported , she …

TV Grapevine 2019-03-15 09:48:54

Last week, Jeopardy host Alex Trebek revealed he has stage IV pancreatic cancer. He vowed that he will fight it and continue to live his life and host the show as long as possible.

So what is pancreatic cancer and what does this diagnosis mean for Alex? Dr. Adil Akhtar,  who does not treat Alex, is an oncologist and palliative care expert. He recently explained everything to TVGrapevine in an exclusive interview.

What does it

Lori Loughlin, Daughter Olivia Lose Jobs Amid College Scandal

Lori Loughlin’s part in the college scandal that led to her arrest, as well as the arrests of 49 others, has cost her and her daughter their jobs.

TVGrapevine has learned that Loughlin was fired from all future Hallmark projects.  Halllmark released the following statement to the media:  “We are saddened by the recent news surrounding the college admissions allegations. We are no longer working with Lori Loughlin and have stopped development of all productions …

Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin Involved in College Scam

Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are said to be involved in a nationwide college admissions scam, TVGrapevine has learned. The news broke this morning and has been reposted by several news sites.

Huffman was arrested,  along with Loughlin’s husband Mossimo Giannulli. There is a warrant out for Loughlin’s arrest,  but she is supposedly out of the country. Feds have given her orders to turn herself in.

According to reports, Huffman was arrested for her …

Engagement Ring Expert Talks About J.Lo’s Ring

Michelle DeMaree, a Beverly Hills based Celebrity Engagement Ring Concierge discusses J.Lo’s engagement ring from her new fiancé A-Rod.

J LO ENGAGEMENT

Jennifer Lopez said “YES!” to Alex Rodriguez on the romantic Bahama beaches this past week. ARod placed an estimated 13-15 carat colorless and near flawless Emerald Cut Rock on Jennifer’s ring finger which is estimated between $1.8 – $3 million. Her setting is a classic Platinum solitaire which leaves room more more diamond …

SXSW Celeb Suite // mou boots, Line + Dot, and Tai Jewelry

Celebrities enjoyed picking out their favorite accessories and apparel from mou boots, Tai Jewerly, and Line and Dot at the A-List Communications’ Supper Suite during SXSW.
 
PHOTO CREDIT: Jane Greer
DAY 1 ITEMS:
  • Moved by the beautiful accessories, Natalia Dyer couldn’t get enough of Tai Jewelry.
  • After perusing the racks of Line and Dot with her co-stars, Francesca Reale excitedly left with the Laurel Cami / Pant set.
  • Alisha Boe loved Tai Jewelry so

Jennifer Lopez and Alex Rodriguez Are Engaged

He liked it, so he put a ring on it! Former Yankee Alex Rodriguez proposed to his girlfriend, World of Dance judge Jennifer Lopez, TVGrapevine has learned. He posted the happy news on his official Instagram page,showing off her huge ring, along with the caption ‘she said yes.’ Multiple news outlets have since confirmed the engagement.

The two have been together since 2017. Since then, they have shared their blossoming relationship with their fans and …

Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek Diagnosed With Cancer

Legendary game show host Alex Trebek has been diagnosed with stage 4 pancreatic cancer, TVGrapevine has learned. The Jeopardy! host made a video announcement earlier today.

TVGrapevine will continue to bring information as it becomes available.

The post Jeopardy! Host Alex Trebek Diagnosed With Cancer appeared first on TV Grapevine.…

Live! with Kelly and Ryan Remembers Luke Perry

Today’s “Live with Kelly and Ryan” began with Kelly and Ryan’s heartfelt tribute to a dear friend of the Consuelos family, and friend of the show, Luke Perry. 

https://youtu.be/VmNgu-HVgMs

https://kellyandryan.com/?playlistVideoId=6010267150001

 

The post Live! with Kelly and Ryan Remembers Luke Perry appeared first on TV Grapevine.…

Jonas Brothers Partner With Amazon Studios

SANTA MONICA, Calif., March 4, 2019 – Amazon Studios, the Jonas Brothers, Philymack, and Federal Films, a division of Republic Records, today announced they will partner on an upcoming documentary about the Jonas Brothers, to premiere exclusively on Amazon Prime Video in more than 200 countries and territories.

“Our fans are the best in the world and have shared in our journey as the Jonas Brothers and us as …

Actor Luke Perry Dead at 52

Hollywood is faced with sad news today. Luke Perry, who was considered to be one of the biggest heartthrobs of the nineties, has died. He was 52 years old.

As previously reported, the Riverdale actor suffered a massive stroke last week. According to TMZ, he was at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Burbank and surrounded by loved ones. He was sedated following his stroke, but the damage was too intense for him to recover.

Luke …

Tony Award Winning Actress Katherine Helmond Dead at 89

Sad news for Hollywood today. Tony Award winning actress Katherine Helmond has died. She was 89 years old. According to her talent agency APA, she died February 23rd due to complications from Alzheimer’s disease.

In addition to her work on Broadway, Helmond is well known for her work on notable sitcoms such as Soap, where she played ditzy rich wife Jessica Tate, and Who’s The Boss, where she played social butterfly Mona. Both …

Riverdale Star Luke Perry Suffers Massive Stroke

Riverdale star Luke Perry has suffered from a stroke, TVGrapevine has learned. TMZ broke the news this morning.

According to the report, the 90210 alumni was taken to the hospital Wednesday morning after the fire department reported someone in his area having a stroke. As of right now, he is under observation at the hospital.

Story developing…

The post Riverdale Star Luke Perry Suffers Massive Stroke appeared first on …

Who Were The Biggest Fashion Winners During The 91st Oscars

Photo credits:
Kyusung Gong / ©A.M.P.A.S.
Matt Petit / ©A.M.P.A.S.

(PCM) The red carpet for the 91st Oscar Awards almost reminded us of a baby shower theme, as it was a sea of pink and blue hues that most celebrities donned for their red carpet look.

The men were all looking quite dapper in their custom suits (and suit dresses) and we also saw a ton of leading ladies choosing more comfortable looks this year …

2019 Oscars Winners.

Here is a list of this year’s Oscars winners. Congratulations to all.

Best picture

“Green Book”

Best actress in a leading role

Olivia Colman, “The Favourite”

Best actor in a leading role

Rami Malek, “Bohemian Rhapsody”

Best director

Alfonso Cuarón, “Roma”

Actress in a supporting role

Regina King, “If Beale Street Could Talk”

Actor in a supporting role

Mahershala Ali, “Green Book”

Best animated feature film

“Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse”

Best original song

“Shallow,” “A …

MeTV to Pay Tribute to Peter Tork

 

(February 21, 2019) Chicago, IL – MeTV Network pays tribute to the career of actor and musician Peter Tork with a special presentation of The Monkees airing on MeTV this Sunday, February 24, beginning at 5:00pm ET/PT through 6:00pm ET/PT. Complete tribute schedule is listed below.

Peter Tork will forever be remembered as the keyboardist and bass guitarist for The Monkees, the 60’s pop/rock band

Monkees Singer Peter Tork Dead at 77

Sad news for Hollywood today. Musician Peter Tork, who is best known for being a member of the iconic 70s band The Monkees, has died. He was 77 years old.

The band was best known for hits such as ‘Daydream Believer’ and their two season, Emmy award winning TV series. Tork also dabbled in acting, including guest starring as Topanga’s father on the 90s sitcom Boy Meets World and as Chris on 7th Heaven.

Tork’s …

Sammi’s Favorite Things: Up Against the Wall

Growing up, I was always a big fan of actor David Hasselhoff. I loved him on every show he has been in and enjoyed his sense of humor.

Now the man himself has come out with a new book Up Against the Wall in both written and Audible form. Below are some details on the book, along with some video.

Today, Audible released David Hasselhoff’s UP AGAINST THE WALL, a cold-war alternate history written

Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella Brings Magic to the Philadelphia Broadway Series

Kaitlyn Mayse fell in love with musical theater at the tender age of seven when she played a munchkin in a high school performance of The Wizard of Oz.

Already a dancer from the age of three or four, Kaitlyn said she knew during that first show that she had “caught the acting bug.”

The 25-year-old St. Louis native has performed in Oklahoma, Beauty and the Beast, Ragtime and Rapunzel, and now she is starring …

Iconic Fashion Designer Karl Lagerfeld Dead At 85

Iconic fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld, mostly known for his work with the Chanel brand, has sadly passed away at the age of 85.

Lagerfeld was the creative director at Chanel since 1983 and was part of the Italian fashion house Fendi since 1963. It is said that Lagerfeld was becoming very weak over the last few weeks and checked into the American Hospital of Paris where he passed away on February 19, 2019.

Born in …

Second City Tour Member Andrew Bolduc Spreading Love in Philadelphia

Second City Tour Member Andrew Bolduc

With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, who doesn’t need a little relationship advice and a chance to laugh out loud?

That’s why Andrew Bolduc of Second City’s Touring Company is excited that the show is currently in the City of Brotherly Love.

The show, It’s Not You, It’s Me, is playing from Wednesday, Jan. 30 through Saturday, Feb. 2, at the Kimmel Centers’ Perelman Theater. The world-famous …

Carole King Surprises Beautiful Audience on Broadway

The Fifth Anniversary performance of Beautiful –The Carole King Musical had a truly memorable surprise for the audience —  Carole King stepped on stage and sang with the cast.

The rock and roll icon went on stage of the Stephen Sondheim Theatre as the hit musical celebrates its fifth anniversary on Broadway. This took place on Saturday, Jan. 12.

For the first time in the show’s history, King stepped into the role of herself and …

PicsArt Shares 2018’s Trending Celebrities

2018 was an interesting one when it came to celebrities and news. We had another Royal Wedding, lots of interesting drama and of course, lots of social media posts from the celebrities we al know and love.

PicsArt looked at the top 10 most-uploaded and edited celebrities trending for the following categories: Actors and Actresses, Music Artists, Models, and Celebrity Tributes. Here is a look at the results.

The …

Beautiful: The Carole King Musical Returns to Philadelphia

[Dylan Wallach and Sarah Bockel as Carole King and Gerry Goffin]

Music is clearly a universal language that transports us to a place and time where we first heard a melody or a song and we associate that song with that memory.

So when we sit in the audience and listen to Dylan Wallach portray the icon songwriter Gerry Goffin croon the love song Up on the Roof, we might just remember hearing that tune …

Laverne and Shirley Star Penny Marshall Dead at 75

Sad news from Hollywood today. Penny Marshall, best known for playing Laverne on the hit sitcom Laverne and Shirley, has died. She was 75 years old.

In a statement (reported by Us Weekly), the cause of death was complications from diabetes. Her family released the following statement to the media:

“Our family is heartbroken over the passing of Penny Marshall, Penny was a tomboy who loved sports, doing puzzles of any kind, drinking milk …

Surrealist Salvador Dali Once Collaborated With Walt Disney

In 1944, surrealist artist Salvador Dali and Disney studio artist John Hench of Walt Disney came together to collaborate on an animated short film titled “Destino”. The film was only seven minutes in length and was not officially completed and released until 2003. 

It took nearly 60 years for “Destino” to make it’s debut and it is about a young woman and Janus, the God of Time trying to love each other. You can watch …

Critics Choice Awards 2019 Nominees Announced

(Los Angeles, CA – December 10, 2018) – The Broadcast Film Critics Association (BFCA) and the Broadcast Television Journalists Association (BTJA) announced today the nominees for the 24th Annual Critics’ Choice Awards.  The winners will be revealed at the star-studded Critics’ Choice Awards gala, broadcast live on The CW Network on Sunday, January 13, 2019 from 7:00 – 10:00 pm ET 

FILM NOMINATIONS FOR THE 24TH ANNUAL CRITICS’ CHOICE AWARDS

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Stand-up Comic Allan Sidley: Follow Your Passion and Pursue Your Dreams

Renaissance Man Allan Sidley A Favorite on the Northern Virginia-Washington D.C. Comedy Scene

Did you have a rough day, a rough week, or a rough year? Do you need to de-stress? Do you need to leave your woes behind?

Three words: Tysons Comedy Cellar. Located in the basement of Tyson’s Biergarten, TCC is a comedy room run by rising star Allan Sidley, located in Northern Virginia.

Sidley, a witty and wry host, …

Former President George H. W. Bush Dead At 94

Sad news for the world tonight. Former President George H.W. Bush has died. He was 94 years old.

The former President, who also served as Vice President under the Reagan administration, served from 1988-1992.

His son, former President George W. Bush released the following statement to the media:

TVGrapevine sends their condolences to his loved ones.

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The Christmas Classic ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ Almost Didn’t Happen!

(PCM) Back in 1943, author Philip Van Doren Stern was unable to find a publisher for his short story “The Greatest Gift” and was about to give up hope of ever getting his work out to readers. In a last ditch effort he ended up printing 200 copies of the story and gave them out as Christmas presents to his family, friends and colleagues.

As luck would have it, Van Doren Stern’s short story would …