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Rapper Kodak Black arrested in New York on drug, weapons charges4/19/2019 9:58:23 AM Rapper Kodak Black was released from custody by the New York State Police on Thursday after being arrested on drug and gun charges while coming across the Canada-U.S. border near Niagara Falls, police said.Zombies to star at Cannes Film Festival, but no Netflix or Tarantino4/18/2019 10:26:21 PM Bill Murray fighting off zombies and an Elton John biopic tracking the singer's early days will be among the highlights at this year's Cannes Film Festival, though Quentin Tarantino's hotly-anticipated latest outing looked set to miss out.Writers Guild of America sues four major Hollywood talent agencies4/18/2019 8:37:55 AM "The Wire" creator David Simon, seven other writers, and the Writers Guild of America sued the four major Hollywood talent agencies on Wednesday for getting paid in such a way that the agencies' financial interests prevail over those of their clients.'Avengers: Endgame' movie directors plead: 'Don't spoil it'4/17/2019 3:18:02 AM The directors of "Avengers: Endgame" pleaded with fans on Tuesday not to spoil the movie by giving away storylines after reports that some scenes had leaked online.AI Robot paints its own moonscapes in traditional Chinese style4/16/2019 9:48:36 PM A Hong Kong artist has created an artificial intelligence (AI) robot which creates its own paintings.Reality TV comes of age with its own fan convention4/16/2019 9:38:57 PM From gossipy housewives to lovelorn bachelors and lip-syncing drag queens, reality television is getting its own fan event.Record 17.4 million watch 'Game of Thrones' kickoff for final season4/16/2019 1:19:18 AM Some 17.4 million Americans watched the first episode of the final season of television's "Game of Thrones" - a record audience for the medieval fantasy series, cable channel HBO said on Monday.Actress Lori Loughlin pleads not guilty in college admissions case4/15/2019 11:53:43 PM Actress Lori Loughlin on Monday entered a not guilty plea to charges that she participated in a wide-ranging college admissions scam by paying bribes to get her two daughters admitted to the University of Southern California.Some HBO GO users face issues ahead of GoT final season: downdetector.com4/15/2019 5:46:34 AM Some HBO GO users were facing issues with the streaming service late on Sunday, according to outages monitoring website Downdetector.com, as the first episode of the much-anticipated final season of Game of Thrones was scheduled to air.Art frenzy takes over Havana as biennial kicks off4/15/2019 5:38:48 AM Cones of white paper sprout from the seasalt-eroded pillars of one colonial building along Havana's seafront, elaborately painted curtains cascade from another while out front children play with an installation of multicolored hoses.'Star Wars: Rise of Skywalker' sees return of emperor Palpatine4/14/2019 11:46:26 PM The ninth film in the original "Star Wars" saga will be called "The Rise of Skywalker," and will feature the return of the evil emperor Palpatine to threaten the young heroine Rey and the Resistance, Walt Disney Co revealed on Friday.Box Office: 'Shazam!' Remains Victorious as 'Little' Beats 'Hellboy'4/14/2019 7:47:57 PM LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Warner Bros.' superhero adventure "Shazam!" took a victory lap at the domestic box office, retaining the No. 1 spot for the second weekend in a row.Don't like surprises? AI predicts who survives 'Game of Thrones'4/13/2019 2:06:08 AM If you are a "Game of Thrones" fan and appreciate the element of surprise, stop reading now.Disney unveils price, launch date for big streaming push4/13/2019 1:37:07 AM Walt Disney Co priced its highly anticipated streaming video service below Netflix in an aggressive move to challenge the dominant streaming service and entice families to buy yet another monthly subscription.U.S. Senator Warner eyes social media bills for hate speech, data portability4/13/2019 1:37:07 AM U.S. Senator Mark Warner, who co-sponsored legislation this week to ban deceptive practices by social media companies, said on Thursday he was eyeing additional bills aimed at limiting hate speech and allowing users to move their data across platforms.Actor Burt Reynolds' car, cowboy boots going up for auction4/12/2019 7:58:19 PM One of Burt Reynolds' favorite cars is going up for auction in June along with some of his cowboy boots, hats, sports jackets and other items from his estate, Julien's Auctions said on Friday.Obama, Stevie Wonder, Snoop Dogg pay tribute to rapper Nipsey Hussle4/12/2019 6:28:55 PM Former U.S. President Barack Obama sent a letter, Stevie Wonder sang, and Snoop Dogg called slain rapper Nipsey Hussle a "peace advocate" at a Los Angeles memorial on Thursday attended by family members, friends and thousands of fans.Marvel, monsters and 'Mandalorian' coming to Disney+ app4/12/2019 2:12:43 PM Walt Disney Co unveiled new details on Thursday about Disney+, a family-friendly digital video subscription that is set to debut later this year and compete with Netflix Inc.Disney sees ESPN+ reaching up to 12 million subscribers by 20244/12/2019 2:12:43 PM ESPN+, Walt Disney Co's sports video streaming service, could attract between 8 million and 12 million paying subscribers by the end of the fiscal 2024 year, the company said on Thursday.Chicago sues Jussie Smollett over costs of investigating alleged attack4/12/2019 6:31:56 AM The city of Chicago filed a lawsuit on Thursday against Jussie Smollett seeking three times the damages it said it incurred in the investigation of a hate crime that authorities allege the "Empire" actor staged.