AP - ap.online.headlines.entertainment http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - ap.online.headlines.entertainment News Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:53:03 -0500 China indicts Jackie Chan's son on drug charge Mon, 22 Dec 2014 06:47:16 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/22/AS--China-Jackie.Chan_s.Son/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_AS--China-Jackie.Chan_s.Son c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:4220 BEIJING (AP) — Chinese prosecutors on Monday indicted the son of Hong Kong action film star Jackie Chan on the charge of sheltering others to use drugs, more than four months after he was detained. How do you joke about the Sony hacking? A little carefully Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:58:25 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/12/21/BC-US--Sony.Hack-Comedy/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_BC-US--Sony.Hack-Comedy c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3d5e How do you joke about the Sony hacking story? After all, it was an attempt at comedy that launched this whole sobering mess. Good news from Tom Brokaw: His cancer is in remission Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:15:13 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/21/US-Tom-Brokaw-Cancer/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Tom-Brokaw-Cancer c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3d74 NEW YORK (AP) — Tom Brokaw says his cancer is in remission. 'Hobbit' goes out on top with $90.6 million 5-day debut Sun, 21 Dec 2014 15:43:01 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/21/US--Box.Office/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Box.Office c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3d3f NEW YORK (AP) — While Hollywood continued to wrestle with the fallout of the Sony hacking scandal, the weekend box office offered the solace of a moviegoing truism: Hobbits sell. Morocco's transgender dancer courts acceptance Mon, 22 Dec 2014 02:40:34 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/12/22/ML--Morocco-Transgender.Dancer/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_ML--Morocco-Transgender.Dancer c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:41c9 CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — It was a slow night on the red carpet at the opening of the Marrakech film festival for the photographers and everyone was complaining over the lack of celebrities. US mulls putting NKorea on terrorism sponsor list Sun, 21 Dec 2014 23:09:35 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/21/US--Sony.Hack/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Sony.Hack c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3caa HONOLULU (AP) — President Barack Obama says the United States is reviewing whether to put North Korea back on its list of state sponsors of terrorism as Washington decides how to respond to what he calls an "act of cybervandalism," not one of war, against a movie company. N. Korean cinema: Kidnappings and evil Americans Mon, 22 Dec 2014 04:45:10 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/22/AS--NKorea-Movies-Sony.Hack/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_AS--NKorea-Movies-Sony.Hack c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:417f SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea hates the currently scrapped Hollywood film that revolves around the assassination of its beloved leader, but the country has had a long love affair with cinema — of its own particular styling. Iraq TV show makes 'terrorists' confront victims Mon, 22 Dec 2014 01:30:32 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/22/ML-Iraq-Reality-TV/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_ML-Iraq-Reality-TV c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:4180 BAGHDAD (AP) — Haider Ali Motar was convicted of terrorism charges about a month ago for helping to carry out a string of Baghdad car bombings on behalf of the Islamic State extremist group. Now, the 21-year old is a reluctant cast member in a popular reality TV show. AP PHOTOS: Sheetos, the street-mime of Cairo Mon, 22 Dec 2014 03:49:25 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/22/ML-Egypt-Mime-Photo-Essay/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_ML-Egypt-Mime-Photo-Essay c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:41f2 CAIRO (AP) — Bright colors, strange clothes and a striking white mask steal the attention of everyday people going about their business in downtown Cairo. This is the stage for Mohammed Saeed (aka Sheetos) who is waging a lonely campaign to introduce the art of mime to modern Egypt. Happy day: Elton John, David Furnish marry in England Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:41:03 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/21/EU--Britain-Elton.John/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_EU--Britain-Elton.John c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3cd1 LONDON (AP) — Entertainer Elton John and longtime mate David Furnish officially married Sunday on the ninth anniversary of the day they entered into a civil partnership. German-language pop superstar Udo Juergens dies Sun, 21 Dec 2014 16:22:56 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/21/EU-Switzerland-Obit-Juergens/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_EU-Switzerland-Obit-Juergens c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3d76 BERLIN (AP) — Udo Juergens, an Austrian-born star who dominated pop music in the German-speaking world and sold more than 100 million records in a career spanning five decades, died on Sunday. He was 80 years old. AP Interview: Coelho says Sony hack threatens all Sat, 20 Dec 2014 00:35:46 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/19/EU--Sony.Hack-Paulo.Coelho/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_EU--Sony.Hack-Paulo.Coelho c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3367 GENEVA (AP) — Brazilian author Paulo Coelho says the Sony hack threatens us all if society doesn't enforce important values: our individual and collective freedom of expression and an unwavering refusal to negotiate with anonymous terrorists. Bill Cosby's silence may be his best defense at this point Sat, 20 Dec 2014 15:04:32 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/20/US-Bill-Cosby-Legal/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Bill-Cosby-Legal c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3759 LOS ANGELES (AP) — Bill Cosby has the right to remain silent — and that may be his best strategy. NKorean cinema: Kidnappings and evil Americans Sun, 21 Dec 2014 23:44:37 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/12/22/AS-NKorea-Movies-Sony-Hack/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_AS-NKorea-Movies-Sony-Hack c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:410c SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — North Korea hates the Hollywood film that revolves around the assassination of its beloved leader, but the country has had a long love affair with cinema — of its own particular styling. 5 comedy alternatives to 'The Interview' Sat, 20 Dec 2014 13:43:01 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/entertainment/articles/2014/12/20/US-Sony-Hack-5-Film-Alternatives/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_entertainment_US-Sony-Hack-5-Film-Alternatives c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:37ca LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kim Jong Un isn't alone. Craig Ferguson says good night as 'Late Late Show' host Sat, 20 Dec 2014 02:35:43 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/19/US-TV-Craig-Ferguson/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-TV-Craig-Ferguson c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3198 NEW YORK (AP) — Craig Ferguson will spend tomorrow's future yesterdays (as his theme song proclaims) somewhere other than "The Late Late Show." Friday was his last hoorah after a decade as host of the CBS talk show. Real-life 'Sopranos' strip club robbed of $30K Sun, 21 Dec 2014 14:10:00 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/21/US--Sopranos.Strip.Club-Robbed/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--Sopranos.Strip.Club-Robbed c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3d75 LODI, N.J. (AP) — Authorities say the northern New Jersey strip club that was used for filming of "The Sopranos" has been robbed of $30,000. Madonna releases 6 songs after leak Sat, 20 Dec 2014 09:54:07 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/20/US-Music-Madonna/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Music-Madonna c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:3717 NEW YORK (AP) — In a surprise preview of her new album, Madonna released six songs Saturday on iTunes and various streaming services. 9 films advance in Oscars shortlist for best foreign film Fri, 19 Dec 2014 20:49:27 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/19/US-Film-Oscars-Foreign-Films/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US-Film-Oscars-Foreign-Films c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:32e3 LOS ANGELES (AP) — The list of contenders for best foreign film got a bit smaller Friday as the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences announced the nine features that will advance to the next round of voting. Ashanti 'shocked' by prospect of stalker retrial Fri, 19 Dec 2014 21:03:23 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/news/articles/entertainment/2014/12/19/US--People-Ashanti/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_news_entertainment_US--People-Ashanti c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:2f00 NEW YORK (AP) — Ashanti is appalled by the prospect of facing her accused stalker again in court, but the Grammy-winning R&B singer said Friday she's determined to see the case through after a mistrial.