Patti Smith returns to singing live with Brooklyn concert
CORRECTS DAY OF CONCERT - FILE - Patti Smith attends a special screening of "Pavarotti" at the iPic Theater in New York on May 28, 2019. Smith performed six songs as well as read poetry and excerpts from her book “Just Kids” in the Beaux-Arts Court at the museum, her voice bouncing off the skylight 60 feet above. It was a concert to also honor museum workers and drew just under 50 people, all socially distanced in widely spaced chairs. The Smith concert came on the same day in 1989 that Mapplethorpe died at age 42. It also marked the one-year anniversary of when Smith last performed live, at The Fillmore in San Francisco.
Celebrities unite to various get-out-the-vote efforts
This combination photo shows Justin Bieber, from left, Dua Lipa and Demi Lovato who will take part in various planned events urging Americans to vote. (AP Photo)NEW YORK – In the final days before the U.S. election, celebrities from Kerry Washington to Billie Jean King and Danai Gurira are urging Americans to vote. — The hourlong “Every Vote Counts: A Celebration of Democracy” will be hosted by Alicia Keys, America Ferrera and Kerry Washington. — The NFL's voting campaign includes Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll and quarterback Russell Wilson, San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle and Atlanta Falcons running back Todd Gurley. There's also an “Latinos Vote” extension campaign with NFL legends and celebrities encouraging the Latino community to vote that includes Victor Cuz, Roberto Garza and Wilmer Valderrama.
TV gives viewers a split-screen comparison of Trump, Biden
President Donald Trump wipes his face during a break in an NBC News Town Hall, at Perez Art Museum Miami, Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, in Miami. NBC News chief executive Cesar Conde said Thursday that NBC scheduled Trump out of fairness after Biden did a town hall at the same time last Thursday. There were apparently still hard feelings, given that Muir twice mentioned a nameless “another network” holding a Trump town hall. “Has there ever been two more different presidential candidates than Trump or Biden?” asked The Washington Post's Glenn Kessler in a tweet. At a rally in North Carolina on Thursday, Trump called NBC “the worst" and said he was being set up with the town hall.
DeGeneres vows candor as clouded talk show charts its return
LOS ANGELES – Ellen DeGeneres says she'll be ready to talk when her daytime show returns this month after a staff shake-up prompted by allegations of a toxic workplace. And, yes, we’re gonna talk about it,” DeGeneres said in a statement announcing the show's Sept. 21 start of its 18th season. Tiffany Haddish will join DeGeneres for the kick-off episode, with “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” to be taped at Warner Bros. minus an in-studio audience, which is commonplace during the pandemic. Stephen “tWitch” Boss, a longtime guest DJ on the show and among those who have publicly supported DeGeneres, will guest host some fall episodes. Last month, three of the show's producers exited amid allegations of a dysfunctional workplace that harbored misbehavior including sexual misconduct and racially insensitive remarks.
Pete Davidson: 'The King of Staten Island' is 100% me
In this image released by Universal Pictures, Pete Davidson, left, appears with director Judd Apatow, center, during the filming of "The King of Staten Island." It was in front of a handful of people at a place called the Looney Bin Comedy Club in Staten Island. Its an ironic place for Davidson to be since The King of Staten Island, a comedy Davidson co-wrote with Apatow and Dave Sirus, begins with him playing videogames in his moms basement. The King of Staten Island may change that. Ill never forget that.For those who know him more from the tabloids, The King of Staten Island will certainly reveal a different side to Davidson.
Amy Schumer Opens Up About How Motherhood Has Changed Her (Exclusive)
Amy Schumer has a whole lot of love in her heart. The Growing comedian couldn't contain her adoration for her 6-month-old baby boy, Gene, and motherhood itself. Looking back over her experiences as a mom over the past half-year, Schumer said that motherhood has changed her "in a million ways." "I'm just nicer to my mom," Schumer explained with a laugh. Amy Schumer Jokes About Her Post-Baby Weight Loss in Comparison to Jessica Simpson Embed Code RestartRELATED CONTENT:Amy Schumer Shares a Sleeping Snap With Son Gene as She Prepares to Return to WorkRead Amy Schumer's Heartwarming Response When Asked How She'd 'Cope' If Her Son Had AutismAmy Schumer Says She's Loving Her 'Warm, Soft, Post-Baby Body' After Sharing Swimsuit PicJennifer Lawrence Jokes That Amy Schumer Has Been Ignoring Her Since Having a Baby
Bill Murray applied for job at P.F. Chang's in Atlanta airport
(CNN) - In the latest twist in the wonderful life of Bill Murray, we learn the beloved star wants to work at P.F. On the one job he'd like to do outside of acting, Murray revealed, "I did fill out an application at P.F. Chang's at the Atlanta airport, because I think that's one of the great places." I can come home and I have recorded 61 episodes of 'Family Feud,' because it's on all day long," Murray said. "It's on all day long and by law it has to be on all day long.
Jessica Simpson Has the Perfect Response to Amy Schumers Post-Baby Weight Loss Joke
Jessica Simpson has no problem getting in on the joke! Shortly after comedian Amy Schumer poked fun at her own post-baby weight loss by giving Simpson a shout-out, the 39-year-old fashion designer and mom of three commented on the post with her own quip. It all started when Schumer posted a swimsuit photo, jokingly writing, "Ok Simpson! The Trainwreck star was referencing Simpson's recently 100-pound weight loss following the birth of her daughter Birdie six months ago. For more from Simpson on her recent weight loss, watch the clip below:RELATED CONTENT:Amy Schumer Jokes About Her Own Post-Baby Weight Loss in Comparison to Jessica SimpsonJessica Simpson Says Almost Everything She Eats Is 'Made With Cauliflower' After 100-Pound Weight LossJessica Simpson Slays in LBD After Revealing 100-Pound Weight Loss
Amy Schumer Jokes About Her Own Post-Baby Weight Loss in Comparison to Jessica Simpson
Amy Schumer was channeling her inner Jessica Simpson on Monday when she posted a post-baby shot of herself in a high-waisted, two-piece swimsuit on Instagram. #norush #givememymoneybackkim," Schumer captioned the funny shot of her and her younger sister, Kim Caramele. Schumer herself welcomed her son, Gene, four months agoSimpson isn't the first celeb the comedian has compared her pregnancy and post-baby life to. Simpson, however, is loving her post-baby weight loss, opening up on HSN about how she managed to shed her pregnancy weight. For more from Simpson, watch the clip below:RELATED CONTENT:Jessica Simpson Says Almost Everything She Eats Is 'Made With Cauliflower' After 100-Pound Weight LossJessica Simpson Slays in LBD After Revealing 100-Pound Weight LossHow Jessica Simpson Dropped 100 Pounds in 6 Months After Welcoming Her 3rd Child
Amy Schumer Shares a Sleeping Snap With Son Gene as She Prepares to Return to Work
Amy Schumer is conflicted about the end of her maternity leave. The 38-year-old comedian shared a sweet photo of herself and her 3-month-old son, Gene, napping together on a couch. Feeling like , Schumer captioned the sweet shot. Schumer seems to be loving motherhood, posting regular photos of her little guy. How I cope? Schumer responded.
Read Amy Schumer's Heartwarming Response When Asked How She'd 'Cope' If Her Son
Amy Schumer gave a thoughtful response when asked by an Instagram follower about what she would do if her son had autism. Two months prior, she revealed Fischer is on the autism spectrum in her Netflix special, Amy Schumer: Growing. Schumer's response to the autism question came when one follower wrote, "Not really, honestly," to her question about a potential documentary series. He has autism spectrum disorder. "I think a lot of people with autism who go undiagnosed when I think their life could be better if they got those tools."
Amy Schumer has the best-ever response to Instagram troll asking about autism
Comedian Amy Schumer took to Instagram earlier this week to ask if anyone would be interested in seeing a docuseries about her pregnancy and birth. She was met with a slew of positive comments, although there always has to be that one person online who just goes too far, right? Dont forget: Schumers husband, chef and cookbook author Chris Fischer, has high-functioning autism spectrum disorder. Schumer devoted a few minutes of her special earlier this year to the topic. Schumer wasnt going to roll past that autism comment.
Amy Schumer Says She's Loving Her 'Warm, Soft, Post-Baby Body' After Sharing Swimsuit
Amy Schumer is feeling great post-baby! Wearing a one-piece, black swimsuit with cutout details, Schumer is all smiles as she walks on the sand. The comments section was filled with fans praising Schumer's body so soon after giving birth with one writing, "So beautifull [sic] a normal womans [sic] body you look great!!" "I am loving my warm soft post baby body," Schumer replied. RELATED CONTENT:Amy Schumer to Star in Hulu Comedy SeriesJennifer Lawrence Jokes That Amy Schumer Has Been Ignoring Her Since Having a BabyMichelle Buteau Has New Mom Amy Schumer's Back After She's Shamed for Returning to Work (Exclusive)
Amy Schumer headed back to TV with Hulu's 'Love, Beth'
Amy Schumer attends the premiere of "I Feel Pretty" on April 17, 2018, in Westwood, California. (CNN) - Amy Schumer is coming to Hulu. The actress and comedian will return to TV in 2020 with a new comedy series for the streaming network, titled "Love, Beth." Schumer previously starred in her own comedy sketch show for Comedy Central, "Inside Amy Schumer." After the show's conclusion, Schumer turned her attention to film, with outings like 2017's "Snatched" and 2018's "I Feel Pretty."
Amy Schumer to Star in Hulu Comedy Series
Hulu is getting into the Amy Schumer business. The comedian has signed a first-look deal with the streaming service and will kick off the partnership with her new comedy series, Love, Beth. Details are being kept under wraps for Love, Beth, but the half-hour series, which will star Schumer, is expected to launch on Hulu in late 2020. Two weeks after giving birth, Schumer debuted her Netflix stand-up comedy special, Amy Schumer: Growing. RELATED CONTENT:Jennifer Lawrence Jokes That Amy Schumer Has Been Ignoring Her Since Having a BabyMichelle Buteau Has New Mom Amy Schumer's Back After She's Shamed for Returning to Work (Exclusive)Amy Schumer Returns to the Comedy Stage Just 2 Weeks After Giving Birth