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‘Friends’ co-creator talks titles, pants, and “PIVOT”

‘Friends’ co-creator talks titles, pants, and “PIVOT”

A “Friends” fan PIVOTS at Friends25 popup in NYC/ABC Radio(NEW YORK) — With the upcoming 25th anniversary of Friends, Entertainment Weekly’s new issue is looking back at the sitcom with co-creator David Crane. “We always felt that the strength of the show was that it wasn’t just jokes,” Crane says. “It was really about caring…Read more »

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days, $30K fine in Varsity Blues college scandal

Felicity Huffman gets 14 days, $30K fine in Varsity Blues college scandal

Paul Marotta/Getty Images(BOSTON) — Desperate Housewives star Felicity Huffman has been sentenced to 14 days in prison for federal crimes stemming from the massive “Varsity Blues” college entrance scam. In addition, Huffman will have to pay a $30,000 fine and complete 200 hours of community service.Huffman learned her fate Friday during an appearance in U.S.…Read more »

‘Hustlers’ and ‘The Goldfinch’ among this weekend’s new movie releases

‘Hustlers’ and ‘The Goldfinch’ among this weekend’s new movie releases

L-R: Lili Reinhart, Jennifer Lopez, Keke Palmer and Constance Wu in “Hustlers”; Barbara Nitke/STX Financing, LLC(NEW YORK) — Opening nationwide Friday: * Hustlers — This crime drama, based on Jessica Pressler’s 2015 New York magazine article titled The Hustlers at Scores, stars Jennifer Lopez, Constance Wu, Keke Palmer, Lili Reinhart and rapper Cardi B as…Read more »

Terrence Howard says he’s done with acting after ‘Empire’ ends

Terrence Howard says he’s done with acting after ‘Empire’ ends

Chuck Hodes/Fox(LOS ANGELES) — Terrence Howard says he’s ready for something different after his hit FOX series Empire ends. In an interview with Extra, Howard appeared to announce that he’s retiring from acting. “I’m done with acting. I’m done pretending,” Howard said, referring to his plans following the upcoming sixth and final season of the…Read more »

‘Saturday Night Live’ adds three new castmembers

‘Saturday Night Live’ adds three new castmembers

NBC(NEW YORK) — Saturday Night Live has added three new cast members for the upcoming 45th season ABC Radio has learned. Bowen Yang, who came aboard last season as a writer has been named the longrunning sketch show’s first 100% Asian American cast member. A co-host of the Las Culturistas podcast, he was seen on…Read more »