• Whoopi Goldberg stars in latest for-TV version of Stephen King’s ‘The Stand’

    Whoopi Goldberg stars in latest for-TV version of Stephen King’s ‘The Stand’

    Whoopie! We’re getting more Whoopi. Stephen King’s 1978 Doubleday novel “The Stand” is coming. Limited series. To CBS All Access. Dec. 17. Starring Whoopi Goldberg, Alexander Skarsgård, James Marsden, Amber Heard. This is his apocalyptic vision of a world ruined by a plague with people caught in the middle of the fight between good and …
  • Ava DuVernay, Whoopi Goldberg elected to the Academy’s Board of Governors

    Ava DuVernay, Whoopi Goldberg elected to the Academy’s Board of Governors

    In a compacted election period due to the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the candidates who have been elected to its Board of Governors. Among the six voted in for their first term on the board are Ava DuVernay (“Selma,” “When They See Us”) for …
  • ‘The Stand’ photos show Alexander Skarsgård in post-plague world

    ‘The Stand’ photos show Alexander Skarsgård in post-plague world

    Too soon … ? First photos are circulating of CBS All Access’ nine-part adaptation of Stephen King’s “The Stand,” which presents an apocalyptic vision of a world decimated by plague and embroiled in an elemental struggle between good and evil. Though production fell four days short due to the real-world pandemic, and a precise release …
  • Rosie O’Donnell says Whoopi Goldberg ‘really didn’t like me’ on ‘The View’

    Rosie O’Donnell says Whoopi Goldberg ‘really didn’t like me’ on ‘The View’

    Rosie O’Donnell never considered returning to “The View” after her second departure from the show given the strained relationship she had with longtime co-host Whoopi Goldberg. “No, I think we all agreed that the last time, that it was better for everyone,” O’Donnell, 58, said on “The Howard Stern Show.” “You know, Whoopi really didn’t …
  • Whoopi Goldberg co-hosts ‘The View’ while self-quarantined admid Chinese virus

    Whoopi Goldberg co-hosts ‘The View’ while self-quarantined admid Chinese virus

    While “The View” remains one of the few daytime TV shows still broadcasting live in studio, Whoopi Goldberg co-hosted while self-quarantined at home on Wednesday as a precaution after she contracted double pneumonia last year.