WASHINGTON (AP) — Newly retired from “The Tonight Show,” Jay Leno is now being awarded the nation’s top humor prize for following in the tradition of satire and social commentary of Mark Twain, the Kennedy […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Ellen DeGeneres’ celeb-studded selfie from the most-watched Oscars telecast in a decade was a landmark social media moment at a time online conversation is boosting television viewership and vice versa. It’s […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ellen DeGeneres kicked off the 86th annual Academy Awards and Jared Leto took the night’s first award for best supporting actor. As expected, Leto won for his acclaimed performance as a […]
WELLESLEY, Mass. (AP) — Four Boston area firefighters that talk show host Ellen DeGeneres rewarded with Caribbean cruise tickets for rescuing a dog from an icy river have had to return them because of conflicts […]
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Carol Burnett launched her namesake variety show in the 1960s, one TV executive told her the genre was “a man’s game.” She proved him wrong with an 11-year run that averaged […]
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — A New Hampshire waitress who picked up the lunch tab for two National Guard soldiers affected by the federal government’s shutdown has been repaid — more than 300 times over — […]
NEW YORK (AP) — Comic and daytime television host Ellen DeGeneres was picked to host the Academy Awards for the second time. Show producers Craig Zadan and Neil Meron announced DeGeneres’ selection Friday. The movie […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Until he died in 2009, Michael Jackson was fiercely protective of his children (save for that one balcony-dangling incident). He covered their faces when they went out with him so they […]
Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with Tom Shadyac, the writer and director of the hit comedic films Ace Ventura: Pet Detective, The Nutty Professor, Patch Adams, Liar Liar, and Bruce Almighty. A comedian, director, screenwriter, and producer, he was the youngest joke-writer ever for comedian Bob Hope.
LOS ANGELES (AP) – Ellen DeGeneres is going fishing again with a sequel to the animated blockbuster “Finding Nemo.”
LOS ANGELES (AP) — You think the Academy Awards are boring? Try the nominations. They only last a few minutes, but it’s generally a sleepy academy suit and a sleepy starlet droning a list of names at 5:30 in the morning.
They held the annual race up the stairs of the Empire State Building. But NBC’s Jimmy Fallon says there is a scandal! Yes. “One of the competitors tested positive… for elevator.”