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"Little House on the Prarie" actress Melissa Gilbert said Thursday she thinks Education Secretary Betsy DeVos · Elizabeth (Betsy) Dee DeVosAmerican women will decide who wins and loses in 2018 elections Trump, Pence to address CPAC this week House Dems call for first Education Committee hearing ...
The United States government is taking action against over 20 Russian "cyber actors" for interfering in the 2016 U.S. presidential election. The Treasury Department announced sanctions against the GRU, the Russian military intelligence organization, and 13 Russian citizens. Those individuals already face ...
Charlie Baca, an Albuquerque actor and singer who was still crooning and swinging at Vanessie of Santa Fe as recently as January, died of pneumonia March 7 in Albuquerque at the age of 91, said his daughter Alycia Baca. Even on his deathbed, her father was "oozing with charisma and throwing kisses ...
In their day jobs, the actors in HBO's "Silicon Valley" pretend to be involved in the world of tech startups. But some of them have real-life involvement in tech investments too. Actor Kumail Nanjiani recently said he was "very worried" about the ethics of some entrepreneurs last November. "Often we'll see tech that is scary.

We've already heard the final season of Game of Thrones will be full of character deaths, that it will be "the greatest thing ever aired," and that it's so powerful it brought the cast to tears during its table read. Yet the actor who plays Ser Jorah Mormont warns that, quite naturally, not everybody is going to love ...
While characters with autism are not uncommon today, casting actors with autism to play them is. It wasn't until four years after its first performance that The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, a play framed through the mind of a boy with autism, featured an actor with autism in the lead role.
SURPRISE, Ariz. -- Actor Jim Caviezel has played Jesus and golfer Bobby Jones on the big screen. On Wednesday, he portrayed Kansas City Royals bench coach Dale Sveum. Sveum had a medical appointment for a stiff neck and missed the photo shoot, so Caviezel stood in for him. "That way we can photoshop the head ...
The "Star Wars" fans came out in full force on Thursday in Los Angeles, California, to see Mark Hamill receive his star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Interested in Star Wars? Add Star Wars as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Star Wars news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Star Wars.
Bombshell: The Hedy Lamarr Story tells the story of the title actor's life but focuses on her talents as an inventor - most notably, for developing a radio guidance system during World War II which became the basis of Bluetooth and Wi-Fi technology. Whilst Lamarr's intelligence is undoubtable, Sarandon ...
This week, the accusation that President Trump had an affair more than a decade ago with an adult film actress became the subject of a lawsuit. The actress known as Stormy Daniels is suing the president so she can tell her story. The White House denies there was an affair but seemed to confirm that the ...
Y'know, the Leonardo DiCaprios and the Ryan Goslings, they get to break earlier than black actors do. You sort of need to pummel and plough away for longer, as a black actor, to get a degree of fame and, more often than not, you have to play a historical figure somewhere; basically a role that a white actor ...
1903: The actress Adeline Bourne in costume. ... That's when I found out that Lena -- stage name Adeline Bourne -- had been an actress, a suffragette, and a founding member of the Actresses' .... It features an all-female cast, "which as a female actor of certain years is a thrill in itself," Bond told me.
Shammi, whose real name was Nargis Rabadi, began her career in 1949, when a family friend working in the movie industry arranged a meeting between her and the actor and producer Sheikh Mukhtar to discuss a role in a film he was working on called "Ustad Pedro." Mr. Mukhtar was worried at first about ...
He was due to be questioned by police next week, according to local reports. The 52-year-old was accused of sexually harassing students at Cheongju University, where he had taught for a number of years. The actor initially denied the claims but subsequently apologised and took blame for the incidents.

Van Barnes, Jeffrey Tambor's former Transparent assistant and now an accuser, told NBC's Megyn Kelly today that Tambor admitted to watching her sleep unclothed and repeatedly propositioned her at contract negotiation time. Related · NBC's Megyn Kelly Scores Second Putin Interview, Grills Him On ...
Actress Taylor Hickson, who suffered a gruesome facial injury when she crashed through a glass door while filming the indie horror pic "Ghostland" in ... Hickson, who appeared in "Deadpool" before the accident, "was a busy, up and coming actor in the very competitive movie industry," the suit states, but ...
Cynthia Nixon is unlikely to beat Andrew Cuomo in the New York Democratic primary. But she'll be the biggest demonstration yet of the visceral loathing and distrust of the governor among liberals that will clearly haunt him if he tries to run for president in 2020. The "Sex and the City" actress is in serious ...
"I want only to protect my father's character, as a person and as an actor. I know he is a wonderfully kind man, gifted beyond belief, a man who wouldn't trade anything for the love and happiness of his family," Gulliver wrote. "This torment should have ended 16 years ago. In such a momentous year for his ...
NEW YORK -- The 4-year-old daughter of a Tony-award winning actress was killed along with a 1-year-old when a driver apparently lost control of her vehicle and slammed into them as they ... Actresses Audra McDonald and Sutton Foster sent out links for a GoFundMe page raising money for the family.
Other roles followed, including "The Sound of Music," "The Heidi Chronicles," "Godspell" and "The Wedding Singer." "He was a tremendously talented guy, always in good spirits, and beloved by the New Jersey theatre community," said John Trumbull, an actor who was cast with Morrissey in "12 Angry Men.
After Trump's legal team gets secret gag order against porn actress Stormy Daniels, she pushes back ... President Trump's personal lawyer obtained a secret restraining order last week to block porn actress Stormy Daniels from speaking publicly about Trump's alleged extramarital affair with her, according ...
A 20-year-old Canadian actress named Taylor Hickson is suing the production company behind the upcoming film "Ghostland" for what she describes as a career-altering facial injury she said she ... "Prior to the injury she was an up and coming actor with a bright future in the movie industry," the suit said.
The statement read: "It is with great sadness that I have to inform you Peter passed away peaceful at home, last week at the age of 89. "He didn't suffer & was full of his usual love of life last time we spoke. Thank you all for your interest in Peter, it meant a lot to him, he was always touched." (Image: BBC).
The young actor, who appears in a flashback sequence, spent about three weeks in Atlanta filming "Black Panther." "I never got bored," says Ashton, a sixth-grader at Opelika Middle school. "All of the sets - they weren't blue screens or stuff like that. They were actually sets they made. It was just amazing.".
This undated booking photo provided by the Ventura County Sheriff's Office shows actress Heather Locklear. Locklear was arrested for investigation of domestic violence and fighting with sheriff's deputies at her California home, authorities said Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. (Ventura County Sheriff's Office via AP).
Daniel Day-Lewis, who is one of the six Actors with three or more Oscar wins, could tie for the most wins of all time at this year's Oscars should he win for his best actor-nominated turn in "Phantom Thread." Day-Lewis is joined at the top of the following list by several other actors and actresses with illustrious ...
Sridevi's body was returned in an ambulance Tuesday night to the actress' residence in the Lokhandwala neighborhood of Mumbai, video from CNN-News 18 showed. ... Four years later, Sridevi broke through to the list of Bollywood's most highly sought-after actresses with the action comedy "Himmatwala.
Actress Heather Locklear was arrested at her Thousand Oaks home Sunday night on suspicion of domestic battery and assault of a peace officer, ... Deputies were called to Locklear's house at 9:42 p.m. in response to a domestic incident involving the 56-year-old actress' boyfriend, said sheriff's Sgt. Eric ...
The Grey's Anatomy actress has landed the lead role in CW's Roswell reboot, EW has confirmed. Mason will star in the prospective series as Liz Ortecho, a jaded biomedical researcher, who, haunted by a tragic incident, reluctantly returns to her hometown, where she's faced with the unexplainable.
In a comedy routine celebrating Chinese-African ties, an Asian actress appears in blackface and with an exaggerated rear end and a fruit basket for a hat. She plays the mother to a young black woman, and is accompanied by a black actor in a monkey suit. BBC News reports the sketch highlighted China's ...
NEW YORK -- Jan Maxwell, the fiercely passionate, adoringly reviewed New York stage actress who earned five Tony Award nominations in seven years, including two in one season, died Sunday at her home in Manhattan. She was 61. The death was confirmed by her husband, the actor and playwright ...
Yesterday at 3:11 p.m. Here's a Guide to Your New Favorite Actress, Black Panther's Letitia Wright. The 24-year-old Londoner is the breakout star of Black Panther. Yesterday at 3:01 p.m. Brian Tyree Henry Loves Curling So Much, He Invented an Olympics Drinking Game. "Just drink a shot whenever!".
Omar Epps has been sued for negligence, assault and battery by an actress who is claiming the actor's improvisation during a scene resulted in her breaking her arm. According to legal documents obtained by PEOPLE, actress Donzaleigh Abernathy claims that while filming a fight scene with Epps, 44, ...
"Black Panther" actress Florence Kasumba. James Gourley/REX/Shutterstock. "Black Panther" actor Florence Kasumba has confirmed that she filmed a scene in which her character, Ayo -- head of security for King T'Challa (Chadwick Boseman) -- flirted with a female general (Danai Gurira). "If the makers ...
She played a boy in the 1927 epic 'uncle Tom's Cabin,' starred opposite Will Rogers and taught dance to Renee Zellweger. Lassie Lou Ahern, the versatile child actress who appeared in the Our Gang comedy shorts and played a boy in the Universal Pictures silent epic Uncle Tom's Cabin, has died.
Yi made the allegations on twitter Thursday night, after Manson had a reported meltdown during a New York concert. After Marilyn Manson displayed "bizarre" behavior onstage during a concert in New York on Thursday, actress Charlyne Yi took to Twitter to state that the incident wasn't the first time the ...
Actor Jeff Goldblum said he was also assessing his own behavior and trying to make sure that "every encounter and relationship" he has from here on out is "founded in maximum respect and sensitivity." The screen stars were in attendance for Berlinale on Thursday to promote its opening movie, "Isle of ...
How "Transparent" proceeds for its fifth season without its star -- an actor who won two Emmys in the role of Maura Pfefferman (formerly Mort Pfefferman) -- is an open question that another popular web series has already had to answer. The production team for "House of Cards" fired its star, Kevin Spacey, ...
President Trump's longtime personal lawyer Michael Cohen has acknowledged using his private funds shortly before the 2016 election to pay $130,000 to a porn actress who had once claimed to have had an affair with Trump. "In a private transaction in 2016, I used my own personal funds to facilitate a ...
Doug Jones has made a career out of playing movie monsters. Now, with The Shape of Water, he's become a star. Tristram Fane Saunders reports. A whirlwind love story out just in time for Valentine's Day, The Shape of Water is this year's hottest Oscars contender, with a staggering 13 nominations ...
Pro golfer Bill Haas and actor Luke Wilson were both involved in a fatal car crash in California. Los Angeles police tell KTLA that Haas, 35, was a passenger in a Ferrari that was involved in a head-on collision with a BMW Tuesday evening in Pacific Palisades, Calif. The driver of the Ferrari, a 71-year-old ...
Count me among those who will happily pay full admission for any film starring Annette Bening. From her best movies (20th Century women) to the ones that were just OK (The Face of Love), Bening never disappoints. How it's possible she hasn't yet taken home a Best Actress Academy Award is beyond ...
Welcome to You Know What I Heard, the Cut's weekly celebrity gossip column about the peregrinations of the rich and famous. Have gossip? email me at, send me a message on twitter, or contact me on Signal (ask for the number). Holidays mean nothing when you are a celebrity, ...
Like almost everything about the Academy Awards, it rewards tragedy rather than comedy, and grandiloquence rather than subtlety, so there is something operatic in lining up a five-part fantasy league of the best actress winners. But these are some of the most glorious and intensely pleasurable ...
Jan Maxwell, the fiercely passionate, adoringly reviewed New York stage actress who earned five Tony Award nominations in seven years, including two in one season, died on Sunday at her home in Manhattan. She was 61. The death was confirmed by her husband, the actor and playwright Robert ...
Actors and directors who take part in Shakespeare's Globe's staged readings scheme are being paid for the first time, after union Equity agreed a deal with the venue. For the past 20 years, actors taking part in the Globe's Read Not Dead initiative have been given scripts on a Sunday morning, performing ...
Prior narrators for NBC Olympics opening films include Academy Award-winning actor James Earl Jones (2000 Sydney Games and 2004 Athens Games); NBC Olympics host Bob Costas and veteran Olympic games host Jim McKay (2002 Salt Lake City Games); Emmy Award-winner Andre Braugher (2006 ...


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