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Brad Pitt opens up about fathers, sons and confronting Harvey Weinstein

Brad Pitt opens up about fathers, sons and confronting Harvey Weinstein

Twice declared People magazine’s “sexiest man alive,” Brad Pitt might be an expert in American ideals of masculinity. But masculinity was still a theme the movie star was eager to discuss when he spoke with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour about fathers, sons and confronting Harvey Weinstein, ahead of the release of his latest movie, the sci-fi…MORE

‘The Boondocks’ will air on HBO Max

‘The Boondocks’ will air on HBO Max

Huey Freeman and his family have a new home. HBO Max announced Wednesday that it is ordering two reimagined seasons of “The Boondocks.” The popular animated series formerly ran on Cartoon Network’s Adult Swim from 2005 to 2014. HBO Max and Cartoon Network share CNN’s parent company, WarnerMedia. The new series from creator Aaron McGruder…MORE

New ‘Bachelor’ choice both a hit and a miss

New ‘Bachelor’ choice both a hit and a miss

The new “Bachelor” has been chosen and some people are thrilled, while others are slamming ABC. Peter Weber, the second runner-up from last season’s “The Bachelorette” was revealed Tuesday as the man who will hand out the roses on the new season of “The Bachelor.” The selection of Weber, 28, was announced during the finale…MORE

Celine Dion is back with three new songs and a world tour

Celine Dion is back with three new songs and a world tour

Leave it to Celine Dion to do it up big. On Wednesday, she released three new songs and kicked off her Courage World Tour. Dion dropped “Courage,” “Lying Down” and “Imperfections” from her “Courage” album to be released November 15. It’s her 12th English language CD and follows her 2013 collection, “Loved Me Back to…MORE

Simon Cowell calls ‘AGT’ finals the best he’s ever seen

Simon Cowell calls ‘AGT’ finals the best he’s ever seen

“America’s Got Talent” kicked off the show’s live finals on Tuesday night and typically reserved judge Simon Cowell had nothing but praise for the performers. Vying for the the grand prize of $1 million and a show on the Las Vegas strip are singer Kodi Lee, violinist Tyler Butler-Figueroa, acrobatic dance group V. Unbeatable, opera…MORE

‘The Princess Bride’ remake idea has people crying inconceivable

‘The Princess Bride’ remake idea has people crying inconceivable

“The Princess Bride” is fine just the way it is, thank you very much. After Sony Pictures Entertainment chief executive Tony Vinciquerra mentioned the idea of a reboot to Variety in a profile on the film’s executive producer, Norman Lear, people on Twitter were quick to respond. “We have so many people coming to us…MORE

Shane Gillis’ ‘SNL’ firing for racist remarks splits the comedy community

Shane Gillis’ ‘SNL’ firing for racist remarks splits the comedy community

While some comedians are defending Shane Gillis after his firing from “Saturday Night Live” this week, others are supporting NBC’s decision. Gillis was one of three cast members recently added to the 45th season of the sketch-show, but was let go after racist and homophobic slurs he made on his podcast resurfaced. “After talking with…MORE