Entertainment » Page 6

furious7

Dinosaurs, fast cars spur Universal Pictures to world record box office

Universal Pictures has become the first movie studio to gross $5.53 billion worldwide in one year, setting an industry record.

In this photo taken Nov. 6, 2014, entertainer Bill Cosby pauses during an interview about the upcoming exhibit, Conversations: African and African-American Artworks in Dialogue, at the Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art in Washington. The Smithsonian Institution is mounting a major showcase of African-American art and African art together in a new exhibit featuring the extensive art collection of Bill and Camille Cosby. More than 60 rarely seen African-American artworks from the Cosby collection will join 100 pieces of African art at the National Museum of African Art. The exhibit “Conversations: African and African American Artworks in Dialogue,” opens Sunday and will be on view through early 2016.

Cosby ordered to give deposition in sexual abuse lawsuit

Bill Cosby has been ordered to give a sworn deposition in a lawsuit brought by a woman accusing the comedian of plying her with alcohol and sexually abusing her when she was just 15.

21-overlay

Stewart steps away from comedy gold as U.S. election heats up

Jon Stewart steps down from "The Daily Show" today after 16 years of biting political and media satire.

jackson

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 6

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

21-overlay2

Lawsuit aims to put ‘Happy Birthday’ in the public domain

Every time you wish someone a happy birthday in the form of song, you're supposed to pay up.

joelmchale

‘Community’ is officially over

Joel McHale has confirmed that his cult comedy will not be returning for a seventh season.

idriselba

Idris Elba makes magazine history

The "Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom" star can now add magazine cover model to his resumé.

14-overlay4

Kevin Bacon pushes for more male nudity in films

NOT SAFE FOR WORK: The "Wild Things" star is jokingly urging the men of Hollywood to demand fair treatment in films and fight for the right to get naked.

misspiggykermit

Miss Piggy and Kermit ‘break up’ ahead of TV premiere

Yet another Hollywood power couple has bit the dust.

dickclark

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 5

A look back on the headlines that made Hollywood history.

empire

‘Empire’ creators face lawsuit over Cookie

Sophia Eggleston, of Detroit, Michigan has filed a $300 million lawsuit claiming the show's central character Cookie, played by Taraji P. Henson, is so similar to her that creator Lee Daniels must have used her as his muse.

robertdowney

Robert Downey, Jr. is laughing all the way to the bank

The "Iron Man" star is once again Hollywood's highest paid man.

dungeonsanddragons

‘Dungeons & Dragons’ coming to the big screen

Warner Brothers says the popular fantasy role-playing game is being converted into a feature film.

23-overlay

Love is not dead: Will and Jada aren’t divorcing

"Men in Black" star Will Smith took the unusual step of publicly shooting down a report that he and his actress wife of 17 years had decided to divorce.

gwengavin

Gwen and Gavin are calling it quits

Is "The Voice" ruining marriages?

dirtydancing

Today in entertainment history: Aug. 4

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

rrousey

Ronda Rousey biopic in the works

Paramount executives have picked up the rights to the 28-year-old's autobiography.

13-overlay1

Ben Stiller back as dimwitted male model in ‘Zoolander 2’ trailer

The sequel to the 2001 comedy is still several months away but with one-liners like these, we can't wait.

15-overlay2

Jon Stewart prepares to sign off

After 15 years, the comedian will bid farewell as he hosts his final "Daily Show."

20-overlay

Tom Cruise’s ‘Rogue Nation’ dominates weekend box office

It's the third largest movie opening for Cruise, following the $64.9 million launch for 2004's "War of the Worlds" and $57.8 million for 2000's "Mission: Impossible 2."

Recent Headlines

in Local, Local Sports

Mariners game moved to KGMI due to windstorm/power outages

Fresh
A Seattle Mariners batting helmet is seen before a spring exhibition baseball game against the Chicago White Sox Monday, March 24, 2014, in Peoria, Ariz.

Today's Mariners vs. White Sox game will be heard on KGMI 790AM. First pitch is scheduled for 4:10pm.

in Local

The latest on Whatcom County winds

Fresh
A car crushed by a tree on Lakeway (Photo: Courtesy Dick Donahue)

KGMI News Reporting WHATCOM COUNTY, Wash. – High winds continue to ravage Whatcom County. Here’s what we know so far, as…

in Local Sports

Langhorne leads Seattle Storm past San Antonio Stars

seattle storm logo

Crystal Langhorne had 22 points and 10 rebounds for her first double-double of the season and the Seattle Storm beat the San Antonio Stars on Friday night.

in Local Sports

Seahawk starters expected to see extensive action against Chargers

seahawkschargers

The majority of Seattle's starters will play the entire first half and into the third quarter, coach Pete Carroll said. Coverage begins at 3 p.m. Saturday on KPUG 1170.

in Local Sports

Seager, Gutierrez homer, Walker goes 6 1-3 in M’s win

Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager, right, is congratulated by teammates after hitting a solo home run off Oakland Athletics pitcher Jon Lester during the seventh inning of a baseball game in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014. The Mariners won 2-1.

Kyle Seager and Franklin Gutierrez both had three hits and a homer and Taijuan Walker allowed three hits before leaving with an injury the Mariners beat the White Sox on Friday night.