Category Archives: CNN – Entertainment

Jonathan Steingard, Christian singer, reveals he no longer believes in God

Jonathan Steingard, Christian singer, reveals he no longer believes in God

Jonathan Steingard, frontman for the Christian rock band Hawk Nelson, has gone public with some personal news. In a recent lengthy post on his Instagram account, the singer shared that he no longer believes in God. “I’ve been terrified to post this for a while – but it feels like it’s time for me to…MORE

Brittany Murphy doc reignites interest in her death

Brittany Murphy doc reignites interest in her death

Brittany Murphy’s death has long been cause for speculation. The “Clueless” and “8 Mile” actress died in 2009 at the age of 32. Murphy’s death was ruled accidental and determined to have been caused by a combination of pneumonia, an iron deficiency and “multiple drug intoxication,” the Los Angeles County coroner said at the time.…MORE

Chrissy Teigen got Covid-19 test in prep for breast implant removal

Chrissy Teigen got Covid-19 test in prep for breast implant removal

Chrissy Teigen didn’t get tested for coronavirus for fun. The TV host/model is one of the most active celebs on social media and on Tuesday she posted a video of herself on her verified Twitter account which showed her being tested. Teigen can be seen giggling as the test, which involves a long swab being…MORE

Jimmy Fallon apologizes for Chris Rock impersonation in blackface on ‘SNL’

Jimmy Fallon apologizes for Chris Rock impersonation in blackface on ‘SNL’

Jimmy Fallon is addressing his impersonation of Chris Rock in a “Saturday Night Live” sketch from 20 years ago in which he appeared in blackface. Fallon issued an apology on Tuesday after video and criticism of the sketch, which originally aired on “SNL” in 2000, resurfaced on social media. “While on SNL, I made a…MORE

Richard Herd, ‘Seinfeld’ and ‘Get Out’ actor, dead at 87

Richard Herd, ‘Seinfeld’ and ‘Get Out’ actor, dead at 87

Richard Herd, a veteran character actor who appeared in dozens of films and television series, has died, a representative for the actor told CNN. He was 87. Herd died of cancer-related causes on Tuesday morning at his home in Los Angeles. He was in the company of his family, his rep said in a statement.…MORE

Chris Evans nearly turned down the ‘Captain America’ role

Chris Evans almost passed on “Captain America.” The actor, who rocketed to fame playing the Marvel superhero, said he originally did not want to take the role because he had been dealing with severe anxiety for several years and questioned his acting pursuit. On Monday’s episode of The Hollywood Reporter podcast “Awards Chatter,” Evans spoke…MORE

JK Rowling releases children’s book ‘The Ickabog’ online for free

JK Rowling releases children’s book ‘The Ickabog’ online for free

“Harry Potter” author JK Rowling has announced a new story called “The Ickabog” to entertain children during coronavirus lockdown. Rowling started writing “The Ickabog” while she was still completing the original Wizarding World series, and intended to publish it following the seventh — and final — “Harry Potter” book. However, she decided to step back…MORE

Nick Cordero suffers new lung infection, is improving

Nick Cordero suffers new lung infection, is improving

Nick Cordero continues to battle his way back from Covid-19. The Broadway actor’s wife, Amanda Kloots, posted Monday on her Instagram Stories that he was “doing slightly better than yesterday.” “He is still very sick and battling a lot,” she wrote. “They turned him to a proning position today to open his airways. He has…MORE

Hannah Gadsby feels the pressure of her success in ‘Nanette’ follow-up ‘Douglas’

Hannah Gadsby feels the pressure of her success in ‘Nanette’ follow-up ‘Douglas’

Hannah Gadsby became a sensation with her Netflix special “Nanette,” and she clearly feels the weight of those expectations while simultaneously playing off them in “Douglas.” The latest stand-up presentation highlights both Gadsby’s unique voice as a meta commentator on the tricks of her trade, and the difficulty of catching lightning in a bottle twice.…MORE

There is no custom code to display.