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‘Sarah Cooper: Everything’s Fine’ gives the Trump satirist a bigger stage on Netflix

Sarah Cooper’s spot-on parodies of President Trump turned her into a social-media sensation, a promotional opportunity that didn’t present an obvious way to translate that into a more expansive version. Happily, her guest-star-studded Netflix variety special incorporates her most famous shtick — satirically lip-synching Trump speeches and interviews — while adding a few extremely clever…MORE

‘Superbad’ cast to reunite for a virtual party for Democrats

‘Superbad’ cast to reunite for a virtual party for Democrats

The cast of “Superbad” will reunite for a watch party in support of the Democratic Party of Wisconsin on Tuesday. Jonah Hill and Emma Stone, who starred in the 2007 hit film, will join virtually, as will Seth Rogen, Michael Cera, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Bill Hader, Martha MacIssac, Evan Goldberg, Greg Mottola and Judd Apatow. The…MORE

Shia LaBeouf and Margaret Qualley star in new music video

Shia LaBeouf and Margaret Qualley play a couple in a new music video for “Love Me Like You Hate Me” by Margaret’s sister, singer Rainey Qualley, who performs under the name Rainsford. The nine-minute video shows a rocky relationship between LaBeouf and Qualley, including tenderness, arguments and initmate scenes. “We made a short choreographed film…MORE

Tim Curry to join ‘Rocky Horror’ live stream to aid Democrats

Tim Curry to join ‘Rocky Horror’ live stream to aid Democrats

Let’s do the time warp again. Tim Curry will join some of his fellow “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” cast members for a live stream to benefit the Democratic Party of Wisconsin, according to a press release. It’s just one of the reunions the organization has hosted, including the “Happy Days” cast. Original “Rocky Horror”…MORE

DeOndra Dixon, Jamie Foxx’s sister, dies at 36

DeOndra Dixon, Jamie Foxx’s sister, dies at 36

Jamie Foxx is mourning the death of his beloved sister. The actor posted Monday on his verified Instagram account that DeOndra Dixon had died. She was 36. Foxx posted a series of photos of him and his sister to go along with the emotional post. “My heart is shattered into a million pieces… my beautiful…MORE

‘Selena: The Series’ trailer charts late singer’s rise

‘Selena: The Series’ trailer charts late singer’s rise

A longer look at “Selena: The Series” has arrived. On Monday, Netflix released the full trailer for the series coming in December. In the trailer, actress Christian Serratos (“The Walking Dead”) plays the Tejano star in various stages of her career, from the early days of her rise until her tragic death at age 23.…MORE

The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch lead American Music Awards nominations

The Weeknd and Roddy Ricch lead American Music Awards nominations

A singer and a rapper are tied for the most American Music Awards nominations this year. Dua Lipa announced the “2020 American Music Awards” (AMAs) nominees in three categories Monday on ABC’s “Good Morning America.” Additional nominees were then announced via the AMAs Twitter account, with singer The Weeknd and rapper Roddy Ricch both snagging…MORE

Adele and SNL come under fire for Africa sex tourism sketch

Adele and SNL come under fire for Africa sex tourism sketch

“Saturday Night Live” is facing a backlash over a sketch in which Adele, Kate McKinnon and Heidi Gardner play White divorcees lusting over African men. The skit, intended to mock sex tourism, sees the trio encouraging visitors to come to Africa, boasting repeatedly about its “tribesmen” and “massive bamboos,” as Black male extras carry women…MORE

Wolfgang Van Halen says rumor is hurting his family

Wolfgang Van Halen says rumor is hurting his family

It’s been less than a month since Eddie Van Halen died and his son is ticked off about a rumor making the rounds. Wolfgang Van Halen took to Twitter to shut down speculation about him taking over for his dad in the elder Van Halen’s famous band. Eddie Van Halen, 65, died after battling cancer…MORE

Fortune Feimster marries Jacquelyn Smith

Fortune Feimster marries Jacquelyn Smith

Comedian Fortune Feimster has married her partner, Jacquelyn Smith. The two, who announced on social media in January 2018 that they were engaged, tied the knot on Friday in Malibu, California. It was a small ceremony at a rented house with views of the ocean. They invited guests to join over Zoom. “We got married!…MORE