AP - ap.online.headlines.entertainment http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.entertainment News Sun, 19 Apr 2015 11:04:29 -0400 Ringo Starr, Green Day rock their way into Rock Hall Sun, 19 Apr 2015 01:21:12 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/18/US--Music-Rock.And.Roll.Hall.Of.Fame/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Music-Rock.And.Roll.Hall.Of.Fame c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-6f8 CLEVELAND (AP) — Ringo Starr was ushered into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with a little help from one of his famous friends. Mark Hamill said he was 'suspicious' of J.J. Abrams Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:51:21 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/19/US--Film-Star.Wars-Celebration-Mark.Hamill/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Film-Star.Wars-Celebration-Mark.Hamill c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-311 ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Mark Hamill knew he had to say yes when George Lucas told him about the plans to move forward with a new "Star Wars" trilogy. Email: Affleck asked PBS to not reveal slave-owning ancestor Sun, 19 Apr 2015 06:04:21 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/19/US--Sony.Hack-WikiLeaks-Affleck/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Sony.Hack-WikiLeaks-Affleck c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-21a BOSTON (AP) — Ben Affleck requested that the PBS documentary series "Finding Your Roots" not reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor, according to emails published online by whistleblower site WikiLeaks, and the information never appeared on the program. Don Francisco says it's time to close Sabado with dignity Sun, 19 Apr 2015 11:00:59 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/19/US-Sabado-Gigante/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Sabado-Gigante c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-2d8 MIAMI (AP) — After receiving a standing ovation from his emotional audience, Don Francisco, the popular host of "Sabado Gigante," tried to explain why television's longest-running show is coming to an end. 'Star Wars' design team teases 'Force Awakens' themes Sat, 18 Apr 2015 18:22:53 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/18/US--Star.Wars-Celebration-Production.Design/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Star.Wars-Celebration-Production.Design c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-46d ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is about a generational transfer in more ways than one. Set 30 years after the events in "Return of the Jedi" and coming to theaters just over 30 years after the film first debuted, that idea remained top of mind for the film's brand new production design team, fans learned at Star Wars Celebration on Saturday. Ex-'Top Gear' star got false cancer diagnosis before fracas Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:19:34 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/19/EU--Britain-Clarkson/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_EU--Britain-Clarkson c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-1dd LONDON (AP) — Former "Top Gear" presenter Jeremy Clarkson says doctors told him he probably had cancer just days before a fracas in which he attacked a colleague from the popular motoring show. Gwen Stefani, Usher perform for thousands at Earth Day rally Sat, 18 Apr 2015 20:09:29 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/18/US--Earth.Day.Concert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Earth.Day.Concert c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-6dd WASHINGTON (AP) — A daylong Earth Day concert had R&B star Usher dancing on crutches Saturday on the National Mall to rally thousands for political action to confront climate change and poverty. Musical chairs: Who would Shelton want in his 'Voice' seat? Sat, 18 Apr 2015 15:06:02 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2015/04/18/US--People-Blake.Shelton/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_US--People-Blake.Shelton c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-5b2 ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Musical chairs is a common game on "The Voice." Pharrell is sitting in a seat originally owned by CeeLo Green and once occupied by Usher, while Shakira and Gwen Stefani have filled in when Christina Aguilera took a hiatus from the show. Facsimile of first Elvis recording re-released by Jack White Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:41:00 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2015/04/18/US-Record-Store-Day-Elvis/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_US-Record-Store-Day-Elvis c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-5a2 NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — After anonymously buying Elvis' first-ever recording at a January auction, Jack White is offering a limited-run vinyl re-release of "My Happiness" and "That's When Your Heartaches Begin" at his Third Man Records in Nashville. Singer Sam Hunt rising in both country and pop worlds Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:01:46 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/18/US-Music-Sam-Hunt/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Music-Sam-Hunt c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-633 NEW YORK (AP) — Rising country star Sam Hunt may be finding success on the pop charts, but don't fret — he won't pull a Taylor Swift. Bahamas R&B singer Johnny Kemp of 'Just Got Paid' fame dies Sat, 18 Apr 2015 10:30:09 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/17/CB-Obit-Jamaica-Johnny-Kemp/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_CB-Obit-Jamaica-Johnny-Kemp c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-8b6 KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Bahamian R&B singer Johnny Kemp, who is best known for the hit song "Just Got Paid," has died in Jamaica. He was 55. Email: Affleck asked PBS to not reveal slave-owning ancestor Sun, 19 Apr 2015 05:46:58 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/19/US--Sony.Hack-WikiLeaks-Affleck/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Sony.Hack-WikiLeaks-Affleck c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-399 BOSTON (AP) — Ben Affleck requested that the PBS documentary series "Finding Your Roots" not reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor, according to emails published online by whistleblower site WikiLeaks, and the information never appeared on the program. Robin Williams the posthumous star of '3 Still Standing' Sat, 18 Apr 2015 06:04:41 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/18/CN--Canada-Robin.Williams.Documentary/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_CN--Canada-Robin.Williams.Documentary c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-750 TORONTO (AP) — Before the late Robin Williams enthralled television audiences on "Mork and Mindy," he already was a star on the 1970s stand-up comedy circuit — and by the '80s was a leading light for a new stand-up generation. APNewsBreak: Video released of 'Suge' Knight running over 2 Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:50:01 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/17/US--Suge.Knight-Evidence/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Suge.Knight-Evidence c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-9b8 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Video of Marion "Suge" Knight plowing into two men with his pickup truck and other key evidence in the former rap music mogul's murder case was released Friday by a Los Angeles court. Earth Day aims to reach millions with 'Angry Birds' game Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:11:10 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/18/US--Earth.Day-Angry.Birds/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Earth.Day-Angry.Birds c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-5c8 WASHINGTON (AP) — The hugely popular game "Angry Birds" is showing Earth Day some love this year. Scarlett O'Hara outfit fetches $137,000 at auction Sat, 18 Apr 2015 17:52:12 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/18/US--Scarlett.O_Hara.Outfit-Auction/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Scarlett.O_Hara.Outfit-Auction c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-498 DALLAS (AP) — An outfit Vivien Leigh wore when she played Scarlett O'Hara in the 1939 film "Gone With the Wind" has fetched $137,000 at auction. George Lucas to Colbert: Why aren't you replacing Stewart? Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:21:18 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/18/US--Tribeca-Colbert-Lucas/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Tribeca-Colbert-Lucas c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-87f NEW YORK (AP) — Stephen Colbert came to the Tribeca Film Festival to interview filmmaker George Lucas, but the "Star Wars" creator had a question of his own. Miranda Lambert: Women in country have to stick together Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:54:40 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2015/04/17/US-Music-Q_A-Miranda-Lambert/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Music-Q_A-Miranda-Lambert c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-a7b ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Miranda Lambert is one of the few women nominated at the Academy of Country Music Awards this year, so she says the ladies of country music need to help one another. Spanish language 'Sabado Gigante' ends 53-year run Fri, 17 Apr 2015 15:32:35 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2015/04/17/US--Sabado.Gigante/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_US--Sabado.Gigante c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-ba9 MIAMI (AP) — Television's longest-running variety show is calling it a wrap after 53 years. 5 things from former Bush press secretary Perino's book Sat, 18 Apr 2015 08:04:38 -0400 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2015/04/18/US-George-Bush-Spokeswoman_s-Book-5-Things/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_US-George-Bush-Spokeswoman_s-Book-5-Things c9d8ec1afb93944a:7b6eb151:14c6ba1dea5:-6cb WASHINGTON (AP) — Dana Perino, President George W. Bush's spokeswoman at the end of his presidency, is out with a book that is part memoir, part career advice. Perino is the only Republican woman ever to serve as White House press secretary and is now a co-cost of "The Five" on Fox News Channel.