Actor Jerry Van Dyke, brother of Dick, dies at 86

January 12, 2018

(CNN)Jerry Van Dyke, the younger brother of fellow comedian and actorDick Van Dyke, died Friday at his Arkansas ranch, his wife Shirley Ann Jones told CNN. He was 86. In 2015, Jerry and Dick reunited on screen on ABC’s sitcom “The Middle,” playing a pair of fighting brothers. Jerry told the Los Angeles Times that he always looked up to his older brother. In the same interview, Dick Van Dyke…


‘The Last Jedi’ reviews won’t come until Tuesday, but premiere reactions are already online

December 14, 2017

Image: Lucasfilm Star Wars: The Last Jedi held its star-studded world premiere at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles on Saturday night, and the credits had barely finished rolling before attendees hit Twitter to share their first reactions to Rian Johnson’s take on the Skywalker saga. While spoilers and plot details are under strict embargo until Dec. 12 at 9 a.m. PT, that didn’t stop fans from weighing in on…


John Oliver grills Dustin Hoffman about sexual harassment allegations

December 6, 2017

(CNN)Dustin Hoffman and “Last Week Tonight” host John Oliver got into a heated discussion Monday night when Oliver brought up recent allegations of sexual harassment against the actor. “This is something we’re going to have to talk about because,” Oliver said. “It’s hanging in the air.” Oliver was referring to recent allegations made by Anna Graham Hunter in an essay, which was published on November 1 by The Hollywood Reporter….


‘Live PD’ hooks viewers with provocative, real-time cop show

November 10, 2017

Chris Mastrianni couldn’t remember his Twitter password. He didn’t have much use for social media since he had wrestled in college, and even then, he barely participated. When A&E pitched a new police show, Live PD, that would feature the Richland County (South Carolina) Sheriff’s Office and a few of the deputies who worked there, including Mastrianni, he had a tiny Twitter presence of about 100 followers, and he had forgotten…


Someone created a storm lamp that produces lightning every time Trump tweets

October 28, 2017

Do not mess.Image: Steve Granitz/WireImage Cate Blanchett just delivered one heck of a serve to people who judge women’s clothing choices.  The Academy Award winner and Thor: Ragnarok star appeared at the 2017 InStyle Awards on Monday to receive the Style Icon Award. SEE ALSO: The woman who took down Uber gives her first interview since speaking up Donning a striped Givenchy get-up, Blanchett laid down a big ol’ home…


Hollywood rallies for Harvey relief effort

(CNN)As he typically is this time of year, “Supernatural” star and Texas native Jensen Ackles is in Vancouver filming his show. But as the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and unprecedented flooding continues to plague the Lone Star State, he’s finding it difficult to be away from his wife, children and the state he calls home when not working more than 2,000 miles away. Ackles and his family live in Austin,…

September 1, 2017

Watch a behind-the-scenes for the biggest moment in ‘Game of Thrones’ episode 7

Warning: Obviously contains a few spoilers for Game of Thrones Season 7, episode 7. If ever you needed proof that the Game of Thrones characters love each other really, just watch the behind-the-scenes video above for the dragon pit scene in episode 7. SEE ALSO: Sophie Turner celebrated the ‘Game of Thrones’ finale with the ultimate Instagram post Admittedly the featurette doesn’t give too much away (although it’s interesting to…

August 30, 2017