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Disney's battle plan? Just look around Comic-Con

For those seeking to understand Disney's strategy under CEO Robert Iger, just take a look around the colorful halls of Comic-Con: Thousands of people who spent hard-earned cash trekking to San Diego -- in some cases great... More>>

Harvey Weinstein files motion to dismiss Ashley Judd suit

Harvey Weinstein has asked a federal judge to dismiss Ashley Judd's defamation suit against him, according to court documents obtained by CNN. More>>

Jennifer Lopez seeks reinvention in 'Second Act' trailer

It's been far too long since we've seen Jennifer Lopez flex her comedy muscles on the big screen, but our wait is almost over. More>>

'Mamma Mia' sequel makes it well worth going again

At a moment where gloom feels pervasive in many quarters, "Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again" rides a tide of joy, fun and mother-daughter bonding, again set to a jaunty array of ABBA tunes. This decade-later sequel also... More>>

Drake meets his hit's viral dance creator

It's safe to say Shiggy was probably in his feelings when he met Drake. More>>

'America's Got Talent' contestant plunges to ground before audience

Tuesday night's episode of "America's Got Talent" had a heart-stopping moment. More>>

'Bachelorette' Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo waiting on a TV wedding

There's a reason Rachel Lindsay and Bryan Abasolo haven't tied the knot yet. More>>

Michelle Williams reveals she sought help for mental health issues

Former Destiny's Child singer Michelle Williams has revealed she's now happy and healthy after recently seeking medical help for mental health issues. More>>

Robin Williams remembered in latest HBO doc on comics 'gone too soon'

The intimate bond that comedians forge with an audience makes their loss feel more intimate and personal. What remains somewhat mysterious -- and at times mystifying -- is the darker side of stand-up, which has contributed... More>>

'Boy Erased' trailer previews film about so-called gay conversion therapy

Lucas Hedges better get his tux dry cleaned and pressed because he might be having a very active award season. More>>

Is Sacha Baron Cohen still funny?

Sacha Baron Cohen's act hasn't changed, from "Da Ali G Show" to "Borat" to his new Showtime series, "Who is America?" But the world has, which, in light of the media uproar he's triggered, raises the question whether the... More>>

Paul Walker documentary to premiere next month

The life of the late actor Paul Walker will be celebrated in a new documentary premiering next month. More>>

How Jewel found happiness in fame

Her ethereal voice dominated the radio in the 1990s, but for singer-songwriter Jewel, her name on the top of charts wasn't enough. More>>

Kim Kardashian defends Kylie Jenner being called 'self-made'

The internet may not agree, but Kim Kardashian West totally believes her sister Kylie Jenner and the rest of her siblings are "self-made." More>>

MTV VMAs backlash: Taylor Swift shut out of major categories

Apparently bathing in a tub full of diamonds is not enough to snag one of the big MTV Video Music Awards nominations. More>>

Showtime refutes Sarah Palin's claim that Sacha Baron Cohen posed as disabled vet to book interviews

Showtime says comedian Sacha Baron Cohen did not claim to be a disabled veteran to secure any interview subjects for his series "Who Is America," despite claims from former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin to the contrary. More>>

Michelle Obama is all of us at the Beyoncé and Jay-Z concert

Naturally, Michelle Obama was dancing front and center at Beyoncé and Jay-Z's concert in Paris this weekend. More>>

Blake Shelton took a spill on stage and asked fans for video of it

Blake Shelton has no shame in his falling game. More>>

Mandy Moore announces return to music

Mandy Moore is back behind the mic. More>>

Taylor Swift becomes the 'third wheel' in marriage proposal

Their "Love Story" started at a Taylor Swift concert so it just made sense that they would get engaged there. More>>

Kate Upton is pregnant

It's a baby home run for Kate Upton and Justin Verlander. More>>

Netflix releases first photograph of Olivia Colman as Queen Elizabeth II in 'The Crown'

The first official photograph of British actress Olivia Colman in her new role as Queen Elizabeth II in the third season of the Netflix series "The Crown" was revealed on Twitter Monday, accompanied by just one word --... More>>

Sacha Baron Cohen punks politicians in 'Who is America?'

Sacha Baron Cohen has been punking people for the last 20 years in various guises, which at first blush made his Showtime series, "Who is America?," sound like just more of the same. But the provocateur has reeled in some... More>>

Nancy Sinatra, first wife of Frank Sinatra, dies at 101

Nancy Sinatra Sr., first wife of legendary singer Frank Sinatra, died Friday at the age of 101, her daughter said. More>>

Harvey Weinstein misquoted in article claiming he admitted offering acting roles in exchange for sex, attorney says

Harvey Weinstein was misquoted in a published article claiming the disgraced movie mogul had admitted offering acting jobs to actresses in exchange for sex, Weinstein's attorney Ben Brafman said Friday. More>>

Scarlett Johansson won't play trans man in film after backlash

Scarlett Johansson has opted to withdraw from a film in which she was set to play a transgender man after her casting drew criticism from the LGBTQ community. More>>

'Queer Eye' renewed for a third season

Your tears still likely haven't dried from watching the second season of Netflix's "Queer Eye," but the Fab Five soon will be hard at work on a new season. More>>

Henry Cavill apologizes after #MeToo backlash

Henry Cavill has apologized after backlash over statements he recently made during an interview with GQ Australia. More>>

'Shock and Awe' tells story of Knight Ridder pre-Iraq war coverage

Key Bush administration officials essentially play themselves -- through the extensive news clips used -- in "Shock and Awe," a movie which documents the run-up to the Iraq war, and Knight Ridder's heroic role in... More>>

'Hotel Transylvania 3' risks overstaying its welcome

After an appealing debut five years ago, "Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation" suggests the animated monster franchise is at the risk of overstaying its welcome. Although still visually pleasing, the latest adventure... More>>

'Downton Abbey' movie is happening

Fans have been begging for it, and now it's really happening. More>>

Stan Lee tells fans he's back and pledges to stay in touch more

Stan Lee wants fans to know he's returned and plans on staying in better contact. More>>

Emmy nominations 2018: Did your favorite show make the cut?

Nominations for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning and there are some familiar contenders. More>>

Anthony Bourdain earns posthumous Emmy nominations

Anthony Bourdain and the program he hosted on CNN were honored Thursday with multiple Emmy nominations, a little more than one month after his death. More>>

Tiffany Haddish and more react to their Emmy nominations

Nominations for the 70th Primetime Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning and the nominees are feeling the love. More>>

John Legend is one step closer to EGOT

John Legend is one step closer to achieving EGOT. More>>

Netflix knocks HBO off its throne, as Emmy voters spread the wealth

While Netflix and HBO battle it out for Emmy supremacy -- with the streaming service edging the pay channel in total nominations, the first time anyone's done that this century -- voters can take a bow for a slate of... More>>

Lena Dunham feels 'joyous' being heavier

Lena Dunham got a lot of attention last year when she appeared in public looking svelte. More>>

Backlash over Forbes dubbing Kylie Jenner 'self-made'

You know it's something when a dictionary feels the need to weigh in. More>>

'Skyscraper' stands tall on Rock-solid foundation

The "Die Hard" comparisons are inevitable with "Skyscraper," the latest action vehicle for the very busy Dwayne Johnson. While the movie doesn't quite scale those heights, it delivers similar old-fashioned, popcorn-y... More>>

'Little People, Big World' star Jeremy Roloff quitting show

When "Little People, Big World" first premiered on TLC, Jeremy Roloff was 16 years old. More>>

2Nd man charged in XXXTentacion's killing was already in police custody

Police have charged a second man in the slaying of rapper XXXTentacion, and according to the Broward Sheriff's Office, they already had him in custody. More>>

Why you're seeing 5-year-old Cardi B everywhere

Cardi B may be the new mother of a little girl, but an image of her as a youngster is what's hot right now. More>>

Posthumous music by Tom Petty to be released

A four-CD box set of previously unreleased material by Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers is set to be released in September, SiriusXM announced Tuesday. More>>

No, Facebook, Tyler Perry isn't buying you a car

Tyler Perry wants his fans to know that he's not giving away cars, money or anything else on Facebook. More>>

'The Handmaid's Tale' earns praise with riveting season finale

The following contains spoilers about "The Handmaid's Tale" season-two finale. More>>

Trailer for 'This is Us' creator's new movie is appropriately tear-filled

The creator of "This is Us" is ready to make you cry some more -- but in a theater this time. More>>

North West featured in first fashion campaign and she's only 5

North West has just set a new bar for 5-year-olds. More>>

Fans on Selena Gomez watch in wake of Bieber engagement

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin have spoken out about their engagement, but fans are waiting to hear from Selena Gomez. More>>

There's a British campaign to make Green Day's 'American Idiot' the No. 1 song when Trump arrives

Oh, the things President Trump will be greeted with this week when he visits London: demonstrators, a giant "Trump Baby" balloon -- and a uniquely British musical protest. More>>

Drake breaks Beatles historic record

"Yesterday" a longstanding record from The Beatles felt the sting of a "Scorpion." More>>

Reese Witherspoon is one step closer to Oprah-dom with new DirecTV deal

Hello Sunshine is saying hello to a new deal that will give the Reese Witherspoon-led media company a new platform for its female-driven content. More>>

Roseanne Barr not doing TV interview after all

After announcing she was planning to do her first TV interview after her racist Twitter rant, Roseanne Barr now says she has thought better of it. More>>

Johnny Depp sued for allegedly punching film location manager

Johnny Depp is being sued by a location manager who worked on his upcoming movie "City of Lies" for allegedly punching the crew member during the film's production. More>>

Justin Bieber confirms engagement to Hailey Baldwin

Justin Bieber has broken his silence about his relationship with Hailey Baldwin and confirmed their engagement. More>>

Sacha Baron Cohen is coming to Showtime with 'Who Is America?'

Sacha Baron Cohen is starring in a new Showtime series that debuts this Sunday. More>>

Actor Simon Pegg opens up about battle with alcoholism

Actor Simon Pegg is in a healthy state of mind as he promotes the latest installment of the "Mission: Impossible" franchise, but just a few years ago, he was living a much different reality, he revealed in a new interview. More>>

Tab Hunter, iconic 1950s actor, dead at 86

Tab Hunter, who rose to fame as a Hollywood heartthrob in the 1950s, died Sunday at Cottage Hospital in Santa Barbara, California, Allan Glaser, his partner of 35 years, confirmed to CNN. More>>

Can 'Game of Thrones' regain Emmy throne after winter vacation?

When it comes to the Emmy nominations, what isn't on the ballot has become a significant factor, with more shows taking longer-than-customary lapses -- for reasons ranging from scandal to health to simple logistics -- that... More>>

Gal Gadot as 'Wonder Woman' has super children's hospital visit

Gal Gadot was a real life hero after she recently showed up at Inova Children's Hospital in Falls Church, Virginia, in character as Wonder Woman. More>>

Robin Wright breaks silence on Kevin Spacey

According to Robin Wright, she and Kevin Spacey were more co-workers than friends. More>>

Hailey Baldwin and Justin Bieber: A timeline

The engagement of Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin may seem sudden, but the pair have actually known each other for years. More>>

Justin Bieber and Hailey Baldwin are engaged

Singer Justin Bieber and model Hailey Baldwin got engaged over the weekend, a source close to the singer confirmed to CNN. More>>

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