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Ricky Gervais to return for fifth time as Golden Globes host

Ricky Gervais hosts the 73rd Annual Golden Globe Awards in 2016; Paul Drinkwater/NBC(LOS ANGELES) — Get ready to cringe/laugh once more: Ricky Gervais will be back as host of the Golden Globes. Apparently, four years is the time it takes for the Hollywood Foreign Press Association to get over the controversy Gervais’ previous four stints as host…read more »

“The Goldbergs” Jeff Garlin uses his pain to make us laugh in new Netflix special “Jeff Garlin: Our Man In Chicago”

ABC/Andrew Eccles(NEW YORK) — Comedian Jeff Garlin notched his 37th year in comedy the same day he filmed his new Netflix special Jeff Garlin: Our Man in Chicago.  The special is out today.  However, fans can expect something a little different in his latest masterpiece as pain will serve as his newest muse. The Goldbergs star doesn’t tiptoe around the extensive heartbreak he suffered…read more »

‘Jeopardy!’ host Alex Trebek gets emotional over contestant’s message of support

ABC/Nicole Wilder(NEW YORK) — Alex Trebek choked up on Jeopardy! Monday after one contestant surprised him with a heartwarming message of support. Dhruv Gaur was in third place during the game show’s Tournament of Champions and had $2,000 going into Final Jeopardy when he was asked, “In the title of a groundbreaking 1890 exposé of poverty in New York…read more »

From Forky to ‘Finding Nemo’, Marvel to ‘Mandalorian,’ Disney+ debuts today

Disney+(NEW YORK) — The new streaming service Disney+ debuts today, and with it, the expansive libraries of Disney’s animated classics, the world of Star Wars and the Marvel Cinematic Universe become available on demand to subscribers. In addition, Disney+ features a number of original shows spun from Disney properties, including Star Wars’ The Mandalorian, High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, and Forky…read more »

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