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Elton John bands together with artists like Mariah Carey and Backstreet Boys for iHeart Living Room Concert For America

Ian Gavan/Getty Images for Harlequins(LOS ANGELES) — As America grapples with the rising COVID-19 pandemic, Elton John teamed up with an array of artists on Sunday night to “lift your spirits” for the first ever iHeart Living Room Concert For America that aired on Fox. The concert not only served as means to comfort those worried about the outbreak, but it…read more »

“American Idol” recap: Aloha, it’s judgement day

ABC/Karen Neal(KAPOLEI, Hawaii) — Aloha Hawaii! American Idol changed up the scenery and headed to beautiful Aulani, A Disney Resort and Spa on Sunday to narrow down the Top 40. The contestants and judges — Katy Perry, Lionel Richie, and Luke Bryan — got a chance to soak up some fun in the sun before it’s back to business.  Each American Idol hopeful…read more »

Matt Damon and the ‘Contagion’ cast reunite “virtually” for COVID PSA

Photo by Dominique Charriau/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) — Life has unfortunately imitated art for cast of the 2011 film Contagion, which has seen an uptick in streaming since the real-life COVID-19 coronavirus began spreading. That’s why scientists from the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health tapped the stars of the film —  Matt Damon, Laurence Fishburne, and Kate Winslet — to…read more »

Killing time? ‘Killing Eve’ launching Season 3 two weeks early

AMC Studios/BBC America(LOS ANGELES) — While most shows have been delayed by the COVID-19 situation, AMC and BBC America have just given you some new binging to look forward to: they’re launching Season 3 of their Emmy winning Killing Eve 2 weeks ahead of schedule.  Season 3 kicks off Sunday, April 12 at 9 p.m. Eastern on…read more »

Aries Spears explains why “nothing’s off limit in comedy”: “Laughter is pain and pain is laughter”

Courtesy of Aries Spears(NEW YORK) — Like other comedians around the world, Aries Spears is doing his best to make people laugh even during these trying times. That’s why it’s not surprising that the MADtv alum and master impersonator, who recently posted some hilarious impersonations on his Instagram, told ABC Audio that when it comes to comedy, “Nothing’s off limits.”  “No,…read more »

‘Jimmy Kimmel’, ‘Desus & Mero’ returning with all new shows — from home

ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) — Some more late night talk shows are getting back on their feet, but like millions of Americans, under COVID-19 quarantine, they’re working from home. ABC announced on Thursday that Jimmy Kimmel’s ABC late night talk show, Jimmy Kimmel Live! will return to TV with new episodes, taped at his house, on Monday and throughout…read more »

Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz applaud health care workers — literally — amid COVID-19 pandemic

Photo by Bennett Raglin/WireImage(LONDON) — Daniel Craig and his wife, actress Rachel Weisz, think health care workers deserve a round of applause, so they took to social media on Thursday to do just that and want others to join them. In a video clip posted to the James Bond Twitter account, the couple, joined by his No Time to Die co-stars — Ben Whishaw, Naomi Harris and Rory…read more »

Mariska Hargitay pens heartfelt tribute to ‘Law & Order: SVU’ crew member who died from COVID-19

NBC/Virginia Sherwood(NEW YORK) — There are less smiles and laughs on the set of Law & Order: SVU as it was announced on Wednesday that a beloved crew member succumbed to COVID-19. Show star Mariska Hargitay penned a beautiful tribute to Josh Wallwork, a 45-year-old who worked as one of the series’ costumers. “Heartbroken we are. I don’t think I ever…read more »

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