• Mariah Carey plans Christmas special on Apple+

    Mariah Carey plans Christmas special on Apple+

    Mariah Carey is set to headline a Christmas special at Apple. “Mariah Carey’s Magical Christmas Special” will combine music, dancing and animation. It will be driven by a story about bringing the world together. It will premiere on the heels of the 25th anniversary of Carey’s iconic holiday anthem “All I Want For Christmas Is …
  • ‘A New York Christmas Wedding’ updates Hallmark holiday tropes

    ‘A New York Christmas Wedding’ updates Hallmark holiday tropes

    In December, as filmmaker Otoja Abit was editing his first feature film — a Christmas movie — a scandal was erupting around the Hallmark Channel because execs had pulled an ad that showed two brides kissing. While the network, which is known for its cheesy-romantic holiday fare, reversed its stance and put the ad back …
  • ‘Lego Star Wars Holiday Special’ headed to Disney+

    ‘Lego Star Wars Holiday Special’ headed to Disney+

    One of the most infamous events in “Star Wars” history is getting resurrected on Disney+, through a lens made of Lego. “The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special” will debut on the streaming service on Nov. 17. Set after the events of “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker,” the special continues the partnership between Lucasfilm and …
  • Radio City ‘Christmas Spectacular’ canceled, MSG parent to lay off 350 people

    Radio City ‘Christmas Spectacular’ canceled, MSG parent to lay off 350 people

    This year’s “Christmas Spectacular,” starring leggy dance troupe the Radio City Rockettes, is being canceled for the first time since the show was introduced in 1933. MSG Entertainment, which owns the glamorous Radio City Music Hall where the Rockettes perform, made the decision to close the curtain on the popular show amid ongoing uncertainty tied …
  • ‘World will end this year just days before Christmas’, according to the Mayan calendar and doomsday experts

    ‘World will end this year just days before Christmas’, according to the Mayan calendar and doomsday experts

    A CHRISTIAN evangelist has predicted the world will come to an end before Christmas this year. Pastor Paul Begley believes doomsday will strike on December 21, 2020, which also happens to be his birthday. But despite hundreds of prophecies over the centuries predicting the end of the world none have ever come true. Although not …
  • Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to return, possibly without crowds

    Rockefeller Center Christmas tree to return, possibly without crowds

    Christmas isn’t canceled. Despite the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, there will still be a Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center for the 2020 holiday season — but maybe not the traditional crowds. Tishman Speyer, the real estate firm that owns the Manhattan landmark, has confirmed that the beloved annual happening will go on this year, even if …