• Emmys 2020 presenters will wear full hazmat suits

    Emmys 2020 presenters will wear full hazmat suits

    The 2020 Emmys will be less haute couture and more hazmat. The all-virtual Emmy Awards will include presenters wearing full hazmat suits to hand out awards. Producers said the presenters wearing specially branded Emmy gear might be “visiting some of the winners live during Sunday night’s telecast.” While this “Contagion”-like lab gear is on theme …
  • Sneak peek at new season of 2020 Emmys nominee ‘The Masked Singer’

    Sneak peek at new season of 2020 Emmys nominee ‘The Masked Singer’

    Mask up. Even the pandemic can’t stop 2020 Emmys nominee “The Masked Singer.” Fox’s singing competition sensation returns for Season 4 on Wednesday, Sept. 23 at 8 p.m. In this exclusive first look at the new season of the show, where celebs don elaborate costumes to perform musical numbers while a panel of judges guesses …
  • John Leguizamo boycotts 2020 Emmys over ‘cultural apartheid’

    John Leguizamo boycotts 2020 Emmys over ‘cultural apartheid’

    John Leguizamo is boycotting the 2020 Emmys, citing “cultural apartheid” as his reason. “If you don’t have Latin people, there’s no reason for me to see it,” the comedian and actor, 56, told Yahoo. Awards shows such as the Emmys and the Oscars have been criticized in recent years for their lack of diversity. The …
  • 5-year-old gifts Baby Yoda doll to ‘lonely’ firefighters on wildfire front lines

    5-year-old gifts Baby Yoda doll to ‘lonely’ firefighters on wildfire front lines

    An inspiration, Baby Yoda is. A thoughtful 5-year-old boy in northwestern Oregon gifted a foot-tall Baby Yoda doll to front-line firefighters there as an inspirational thank you for their hard work battling blazes on the West Coast. Carver, who lives in Scappoose, Oregon, was shopping with his grandmother, Sasha Tinning, last weekend when they came …
  • Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston get flirty during ‘Fast Times’ read

    Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston get flirty during ‘Fast Times’ read

    Brad Pitt and Jennifer Aniston got down and dirty Thursday night — on Zoom. During the star-studded charity “Fast Times at Ridgemont High” table read, Pitt played Brad Hamilton, the role originated by a young Judge Reinhold in the 1982 cult teen comedy, and Aniston took on the part of Linda, the girl a drooling …
  • How Jennifer Aniston proved she can actually act — and deserves Emmys glory

    How Jennifer Aniston proved she can actually act — and deserves Emmys glory

    Jennifer Aniston has sustained a lot of friendly fire in the 25 years since she became America’s ageless Breck Girl next door — but this now-veteran actress is nobody’s victim. Sure, the beloved former “Friends” star was typecast after a decade (1994-2004) as spoiled rich chick Rachel Green on NBC’s “must-see TV” sitcom, followed by …
  • Emmys 2020 announce Creative Arts winners ahead of unusual awards season

    Emmys 2020 announce Creative Arts winners ahead of unusual awards season

    Let’s get this show on the road. The winners of the 2020 Creative Arts Emmys have been announced, kicking off the annual best-in-TV awards. The Creative Arts honorees, announced by Nicole Byer, went out to some of the less traditional shows on the air, such as reality TV and nonfiction series. The Television Academy’s other …
  • ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 trailer: Baby Yoda is in danger

    ‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 trailer: Baby Yoda is in danger

    Yoda is back, baby! A two-minute trailer for the upcoming Season 2 of “The Mandalorian” on Disney+ features X-wing fighters, Stormtroopers and a butt-kicking Mando (Pedro Pascal) and his precious partner, Baby Yoda. “Wherever I go, he goes,” says the protective bounty hunter of his galaxy-hopping charge. As he questions his orders to deliver the …
  • Tyler Perry, once ‘poor as hell,’ is officially a billionaire now

    Tyler Perry, once ‘poor as hell,’ is officially a billionaire now

    It’s a real life rags-to-riches story. Tyler Perry, who was once homeless, is officially a billionaire, according to Forbes. The 50-year-old media mogul has earned $1.4 billion in pre-tax income since 2005, the money outlet reports. They estimate his net worth is $1 billion, “with a clear path to future membership in The Forbes 400.” …
  • Issa Rae acknowledges COVID-19’s role in ‘Insecure’ Emmy love

    Issa Rae acknowledges COVID-19’s role in ‘Insecure’ Emmy love

    Issa Rae’s “Insecure” is up for eight Emmys — but she’s giving COVID-19 some credit for the achievement. “I think the pandemic, being quarantined during a period when our humanity was questioned, in a more front-facing way, definitely helped” convince Emmy voters, Rae told the Hollywood Reporter. “We came on during a time when people …