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Bowie, Miley, Blondie: Mick Rock’s photos and the stories behind them

If not for an LSD trip he took in 1968, at age 19, photographer Mick Rock might never have snapped iconic photos of David Bowie, Lou Reed, Iggy Pop, Mtley Cre and a host of other musicians. At the time, he was attending Cambridge University in England, majoring in literature and harboring no photographic ambitions. … Continue reading Bowie, Miley, Blondie: Mick Rock’s photos and the stories behind them

Fyre Festival organizer Billy McFarland admits he lied to investors

If only hed had enough time, Fyre Festival couldve been criminally fun.  In a new jailhouse interview, incarcerated party organizer Billy McFarland admitted that he lied to the investors who put millions into funding his notorious 2017 luxury retreat failure but blamed an impossible timeline for the scam hes now doing time for co-organizing.  I … Continue reading Fyre Festival organizer Billy McFarland admits he lied to investors

Olivia Rodrigo says she doesn’t know Sabrina Carpenter ‘at all’

Is Mariah Carey mentoring this woman?  In a radio interview evocative of the pop diva’s penchant for pretending she doesnt know rival entertainers I dont know her, Carey most famously said of Jennifer Lopez in the early 2000s, when she most certainly did High School Musical: The Musical: The Series actress Olivia Rodrigo said Tuesday … Continue reading Olivia Rodrigo says she doesn’t know Sabrina Carpenter ‘at all’

Hilaria Baldwin needs to own up to her ‘surrogacy’ baby-mama drama

Hilaria Baldwin owes her followers an explanation. Its absurd that Hilaria and Alec Baldwin expect to allow the public into their private lives to the advantage of both their careers and then call foul when that same public comes looking for answers at the sudden appearance of a new baby. Earlier this week, fans were … Continue reading Hilaria Baldwin needs to own up to her ‘surrogacy’ baby-mama drama

‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic hires new legal team to file for fresh trial

Joe Exotic has hired a legal team that once worked the missing-husband case of his key rival, Carole Baskin — and they plan to use unaired footage from “Tiger King” to push for a new trial. Disappointed after failing to get a pardon from ex-President Donald Trump, the reality star — whose real name is … Continue reading ‘Tiger King’ Joe Exotic hires new legal team to file for fresh trial

TCM examines ‘problematic’ film classics in new series

Loving classic films can be a fraught pastime. Just consider the cultural firestorm over “Gone With the Wind” this past summer. No one knows this better than the film lovers at Turner Classic Movies who daily are confronted with the complicated reality that many of old Hollywood’s most celebrated films are also often a kitchen … Continue reading TCM examines ‘problematic’ film classics in new series

Borat is dead: Why Sacha Baron Cohen is done with the character forever

Borat is hanging up his iconic gray suit for good. On Sunday, Sacha Baron Cohen, 49, told Golden Globes viewers that last year’s “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm,” the long-anticipated follow-up to 2006’s “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan,” would be his last with the beloved character. “The gray suit is … Continue reading Borat is dead: Why Sacha Baron Cohen is done with the character forever

Bill Burr defends controversial ‘Mandalorian’ co-star Gina Carano

Will this kick off a war among the stars? “Mandalorian” actor and stand-up comedian Bill Burr has flocked to the defense of his controversial co-star Gina Carano, who was recently fired from the Disney+ show over controversial tweets. The 38-year-old mixed martial arts pioneer — who played ex-stormtrooper Cara Dune on the “Star Wars” spinoff … Continue reading Bill Burr defends controversial ‘Mandalorian’ co-star Gina Carano

Geoffrey Scott, ‘Dynasty’ and ‘Dark Shadows’ actor, dead at 79

Geoffrey Scott, a soap opera star popular for roles in TV juggernauts like “Dynasty” and “Dark Shadows,” has died. He was 79. The actor fell to Parkinson’s disease on Feb. 23, according to the Hollywood Reporter. His wife, Cheri Catherine Scott, confirmed his passing, which was on the day after his birthday, in Broomfield, Colorado. … Continue reading Geoffrey Scott, ‘Dynasty’ and ‘Dark Shadows’ actor, dead at 79

Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall forced to put white actor in ‘Coming to America’

Call it equal opportunity laughter, but Louie Anderson did not appear in 1988s Coming to America because stars Eddie Murphy and Arsenio Hall were dying to share the screen with him. When the two of them appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! to promote the sequel, “Coming 2 America,” they revealed the real reason. I love … Continue reading Eddie Murphy, Arsenio Hall forced to put white actor in ‘Coming to America’