Category Archives: CNN – Entertainment

Dolly Parton says her husband is not a big fan of her music

Dolly Parton says her husband is not a big fan of her music

Dolly Parton says her husband is proud of her, but he’s not the biggest fan of her music. Appearing Monday on the UK’s “Good Morning Britain” to promote the West End premiere of “9 to 5: The Musical,” Parton revealed that her husband of more than 50 years, Carl Thomas Dean, has only seen her…MORE

Jussie Smollett’s siblings blame media

Jussie Smollett’s siblings blame media

As questions mount over Jussie Smollett’s report to police last month that he was the victim of a racist and homophobic attack, two of the actor’s siblings have taken aim at the media. Jurnee Smollett-Bell and Jocqui Smollett posted a quote attributed to Malcolm X on Instagram. “This is the media, the irresponsible media,” the…MORE

President and CEO of Time’s Up, Lisa Borders, resigns

President and CEO of Time’s Up, Lisa Borders, resigns

Less than two months into the job, Lisa Borders has resigned as the president and CEO of Time’s Up. The announcement came late Monday, first in a tweet by Borders. “As Time’s Up continues to grow, I am proud of the work I have done to shepherd its continued development. Unfortunately, it is with deep…MORE

Brothers questioned in Jussie Smollett attack no longer suspects, police say

Brothers questioned in Jussie Smollett attack no longer suspects, police say

The brothers arrested and released in connection with the attack on actor Jussie Smollett are no longer suspects at this time, Chicago police said Monday. The men — who attorney Gloria Schmidt identified as Olabinjo Osundairo and Abimbola Osundairo — were arrested Wednesday but released without charges Friday after Chicago police cited the discovery of…MORE

Grand jury seated in wake of new R. Kelly allegations, sources say

Grand jury seated in wake of new R. Kelly allegations, sources say

A grand jury has been convened in Cook County, Illinois, in connection with new allegations against singer R. Kelly, according to two sources close to the case. This comes on the heels of attorney Michael Avenatti announcing last week that he had handed over to the State’s Attorney’s office a videotape that he says shows…MORE

Jussie Smollett’s career awaits outcome of his case

Jussie Smollett’s career awaits outcome of his case

When Jussie Smollett released his debut album “Sum of My Music” last year, he was riding high. The actor and musician had also just finished directing an episode of his hit series “Empire” and appeared in the EPIX docu-series, “America Divided.” “I’m not gonna lie and pretend otherwise, I want this s**t to do well,”…MORE

As Jussie Smollett story takes a turn, reaction shifts to wait and see

As Jussie Smollett story takes a turn, reaction shifts to wait and see

After Jussie Smollett reported being attacked in Chicago, his colleagues, politicians and many observers on social media were quick to condemn the incident and express support for Smollett. Now as new details emerge, conversation around the case is more hesitant. Two law enforcement sources with knowledge of the investigation have told CNN that Chicago Police…MORE

Surprise! Miranda Lambert got married

Surprise! Miranda Lambert got married

Miranda Lambert is no longer single. The country star announced on her Instagram account this weekend that she recently got hitched. “In honor of Valentine’s Day I wanted to share some news. I met the love of my life,” Lambert wrote in the caption. “And we got hitched! My heart is full. Thank you Brendan…MORE

NYPD reviews alleged threat by police commander against rapper 50 Cent

NYPD reviews alleged threat by police commander against rapper 50 Cent

The New York Police Department is investigating allegations that a precinct commander threatened rapper and actor 50 Cent, NYPD Sgt. Jessica McRorie told CNN Sunday. The New York Daily News reported Sunday that Deputy Inspector Emanuel Gonzalez, who is commander of the city’s 72nd precinct in Brooklyn, allegedly told officers to shoot 50 Cent “on…MORE

Don Cheadle made a powerful statement with his wardrobe choice on ‘SNL’

Don Cheadle made a powerful statement with his wardrobe choice on ‘SNL’

Without saying a word, Don Cheadle used his platform between comedic skits on “Saturday Night Live” to make a statement on behalf of transgender youth. Cheadle hosted Saturday night’s show and introduced musical guest Gary Clark Jr. while wearing a black T-shirt with the words “PROTECT TRANS KIDS” in white letters. The actor was only…MORE

There is no custom code to display.