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Carrie Underwood, Jason Aldean, Luke Combs to play CMA stage

October 27, 2021, 9:26am Entertainment

The CMA Awards will be a night of all-star collaborations between Carrie Underwood and Jason Aldean, Kane Brown and Chris Young, and Mickey Guyton with Brittney Spencer and Madeline Edwards. Read story

Mort Sahl, comedian who satirized politics, dies at 94

October 26, 2021, 7:41pm Entertainment

Satirist Mort Sahl, who helped revolutionize stand-up comedy during the Cold War with his running commentary on politicians and current events and became a favorite of a new, restive generation… Read story

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Harvey Mason jr., CEO of The Recording Academy, poses amongst commemorative records he has worked on during his career, at Harvey Mason Media music production studios, Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, in Burbank, Calif.

Grammys CEO on a mission to regain music community’s trust

Harvey Mason jr., CEO of The Recording Academy, poses amongst commemorative records he has worked on during his career, at Harvey Mason Media music production studios, Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, in Burbank, Calif.

October 26, 2021, 10:43am Entertainment

BURBANK, Calif. (AP) — When Harvey Mason jr. took the helm at the Recording Academy, the Grammy-nominated producer knew there would be an uphill climb. He’s heard firsthand from some in the music community that the academy wasn’t a fit for them, the award voting process was ineffective, and that… Read story

Harvey Mason jr., CEO of The Recording Academy, poses for a portrait at Harvey Mason Media music production studios, Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, in Burbank, Calif.

Outtakes: Grammys CEO on R. Kelly, Wallen, cancel culture

Harvey Mason jr., CEO of The Recording Academy, poses for a portrait at Harvey Mason Media music production studios, Monday, Oct. 11, 2021, in Burbank, Calif.

October 26, 2021, 8:37am Entertainment

BURBANK, Calif. — Recording Academy CEO Harvey Mason jr. spoke to The Associated Press about efforts to make the Grammy’s more inclusive. He also talked about other happenings in the music industry and cancel culture. Read story

FILE - American actor James Michael Tyler poses for a portrait on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, in New York. Tyler, the actor known widely for his recurring role as Gunther on ,??Friends,,?? died Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, at his home in Los Angeles from prostate cancer. He was 59.

James Michael Tyler, who played Gunther on ‘Friends,’ dies

FILE - American actor James Michael Tyler poses for a portrait on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012, in New York. Tyler, the actor known widely for his recurring role as Gunther on ,??Friends,,?? died Sunday, Oct. 24, 2021, at his home in Los Angeles from prostate cancer. He was 59.

October 25, 2021, 1:54pm Entertainment

NEW YORK — James Michael Tyler, the actor known widely for his recurring role as Gunther on “Friends,” has died. He was 59. Read story

FILE - Peter Scolari arrives at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sept. 18, 2016. Scolari, a versatile character actor whose television roles included a yuppie producer on "Newhart" and a closeted dad on "Girls" and who was on Broadway in "Hairspray" and "Wicked," died Friday morning in New York after fighting cancer for two years, according to Ellen Lubin Sanitsky, his longtime manager. He was 66.

Peter Scolari of ‘Newhart,’ ‘Bosom Buddies,’ dies at 66

FILE - Peter Scolari arrives at the 68th Primetime Emmy Awards in Los Angeles on Sept. 18, 2016. Scolari, a versatile character actor whose television roles included a yuppie producer on "Newhart" and a closeted dad on "Girls" and who was on Broadway in "Hairspray" and "Wicked," died Friday morning in New York after fighting cancer for two years, according to Ellen Lubin Sanitsky, his longtime manager. He was 66.

October 25, 2021, 1:54pm Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Peter Scolari, a versatile character actor whose television roles included a yuppie producer on “Newhart” and a closeted dad on “Girls” and who was on Broadway with longtime friend Tom Hanks in “Lucky Guy,” has died. He was 66. Read story

FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 file photo, Television journalist Katie Couric attends the 60th annual Clio Awards at The Manhattan Center in New York. Couric has a new book "Going There" out on Oct. 26.

In memoir, Couric writes of feeling betrayed by Lauer

FILE - In this Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 file photo, Television journalist Katie Couric attends the 60th annual Clio Awards at The Manhattan Center in New York. Couric has a new book "Going There" out on Oct. 26.

October 25, 2021, 6:00am Entertainment

NEW YORK — On a summer day in the Hamptons last year, Katie Couric and her husband, John Molner, went out for a walk and saw a familiar white Jeep drive by with Matt Lauer at the wheel. Read story

FILE - Writer-director and executive producer Danny Strong attends the premiere of the Hulu Original Series "Dopesick" on Oct 4, 2021, in New York.  Hulu's eight-part miniseries about America's opioid crisis weaves together the narcotic painkiller's devastating toll and the actions of those who allowed or failed to prevent it. Three episodes debut Wednesday on the streaming service, with the rest out weekly.

‘Dopesick,’ a story that needed to be told

FILE - Writer-director and executive producer Danny Strong attends the premiere of the Hulu Original Series "Dopesick" on Oct 4, 2021, in New York.  Hulu's eight-part miniseries about America's opioid crisis weaves together the narcotic painkiller's devastating toll and the actions of those who allowed or failed to prevent it. Three episodes debut Wednesday on the streaming service, with the rest out weekly.

October 24, 2021, 6:05am Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — Actor Danny Strong pops up regularly in an eclectic batch of series ranging from the lightness of “Buffy the Vampire Slayer” and “Gilmore Girls” to the dark corruption of “Billions.” Read story

Which Bond movie includes marriage, song?

October 24, 2021, 6:00am Entertainment

You have questions. I have some answers. Read story

Adele to chat with Oprah, perform in TV special

October 24, 2021, 6:00am Entertainment

The Adele-aissance is officially upon us. Read story