Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish to headline coronavirus benefit TV special

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish and Tim McGraw will headline a benefit concert on Sunday, playing from their homes, to raise money to help fight the... Read more »

Television audiences surge to 12-month highs as coronavirus keeps Americans home

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – From family drama “This Is Us” to crime series “NCIS,” audiences are flocking to television shows in numbers unseen for up to a year as... Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court hinders comedian-businessman’s race-bias suit against Comcast

(Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court’s ruling that had given the green light to comedian-turned-media entrepreneur Byron Allen’s $20 billion racial bias... Read more »

U.S. Supreme Court tosses ruling that revived comedian’s racial bias suit against Comcast

(Reuters) – The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday threw out a lower court’s ruling that had given the green light to comedian-turned-media entrepreneur Byron Allen’s $20 billion racial bias... Read more »

‘Hawaii 5-O’ actor Daniel Dae Kim tests positive for coronavirus

FILE PHOTO: Actor Daniel Dae Kim arrives for the American Theatre Wing’s 70th annual Tony Awards in New York, U.S., June 12, 2016. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly LOS ANGELES (Reuters) –... Read more »

From Colbert to Shakespeare, the show must go on(line)

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Jimmy Kimmel is streaming nightly monologues from home, Willie Nelson and John Legend are playing music online, and Broadway stars like Idina Menzel are singing... Read more »

‘Friends’ reunion special latest victim of coronavirus shutdown

(Reuters) – The planned “Friends” reunion has been delayed due to disruptions in Hollywood caused by the coronavirus, an industry source said on Wednesday. The one-off special was due... Read more »

Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande give thumbs up to social distancing to contain coronavirus

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Action star Arnold Schwarzenegger told Americans to “ignore the morons,” Lady Gaga said she was staying at home with her dogs, and Taylor Swift said... Read more »

Broadway theaters forced to go dark on coronavirus fears

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Broadway theaters, among New York’s biggest tourist attractions, were shut down for a month on Thursday in a bid to limit the spread of the... Read more »

After Weinstein, #MeToo themes in film, TV reflect wider cultural reckoning

NEW YORK (Reuters) – In “The Assistant,” a young woman’s concerns about her movie mogul boss are brushed aside; “The Morning” explores the fallout when a popular anchorman is... Read more »