1. 'Boyz n the Hood' Director John Singleton Deluged By Well-Wishers After Stroke

    April 20, 2019 3:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 Twitter users sent a wave of well wishes to director John Singleton on Saturday (April 20) following initial reports that he had suffered a stroke.  Singleton suffered a stroke while at the hospital seeking medical care,  The Hollywood Reporter conf ...

  2. Ashanti Sings 'Make it Better' in New Movie Musical 'Stuck': Exclusive Premiere & Interview

    April 18, 2019 2:34 PM EDT 0 0 0 The singer also tells Billboard about her upcoming EP, teases collabs from Sean Paul, Metro Boomin', Swae Lee & more. Commuting on the subway is a fact of life for most New Yorkers, but what happens when six complete strangers get trapped t ...

  3. Taron Egerton, Dexter Fletcher & More Examine Elton John's Legacy in New 'Rocketman' Featurette

    April 18, 2019 12:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 Adapting the life and times of pop icon Elton John into a feature-length film is tricky -- with a career spanning five decades, there’s almost too much to look into. But the creators of the upcoming film Rocketman are confident that they have done t ...

  4. 'Cats': Everything to Know About the Film Adaptation

    April 18, 2019 7:47 AM EDT 0 0 0 Tom Hooper directs the big-screen version of the Broadway musical, which stars Jennifer Hudson, Idris Elba, Taylor Swift, Ian McKellen, Judi Dench, Rebel Wilson and James Corden. The highly anticipated film adaptation of Andrew Lloyd Webber's m ...

  5. 'Guava Island' Is a Brief & Breezy Island Fable: Review

    April 15, 2019 2:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Atlanta" collaborators Donald and Stephen Glover and Hiro Murai head south for a Cuba-set featurette co-starring Rihanna. Most musicians make faux-autobiographical musicals (think  Purple Rain  or  8 Mile ) when they're ready to move ...

  6. Rihanna Doesn't Sing In 'Guava Island' And the Internet Is Stunned: See the Reactions

    April 13, 2019 4:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 After months of speculation and a secret film shoot in Cuba,  Guava Island is here, and the short film starring Rihanna and Donald Glover is sparking tons of conversation -- and quite a few tears -- in the hours following its debut at Coachella. Tho ...

  7. Rihanna and Donald Glover Tease Each Other In 'Guava Island' Clip: Watch

    April 13, 2019 11:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 Rihanna and Donald Glover 's on-screen romance premiered at Coachella on Friday night (April 12), and their short film, Guava Island , is now available to stream for those who didn't catch it at the festival. In a new teaser for the movie, ...

  8. Ryan Murphy to Adapt Broadway Musical 'The Prom' Into a Netflix Movie

    April 10, 2019 2:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Last November, shortly after The Prom opened at New York's Longacre Theatre, The Hollywood Reporter 's chief theater critic David Rooney singled out a tidbit about the show that makes it stand out in the often-challenging theater landscape ...

  9. 'The Lion King' Movie's First Official Full-Length Trailer Has Arrived: Watch

    April 10, 2019 11:41 AM EDT 0 0 0 The film will feature Donald Glover as Simba and Beyoncé as Nala. Disney debuted the first official full-length trailer for the upcoming live-action reimagining of The Lion King on Wednesday (April 10). The clip starts off ominously, with Scar (voic ...

  10. Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez, Chadwick Boseman & More For Met Gala Host Committee

    April 10, 2019 11:27 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Hollywood Reporter revealed the list for the May 6 event on Wednesday (April 10). With less than a month until New York's most glamorous benefit of the year, organizers of the Metropolitan Museum of Art’s annual Met Gala have given  The Hol ...

  11. How 'Shazam!' Score Took Inspiration From 'Superman'

    April 10, 2019 8:26 AM EDT 0 0 0 Composer Benjamin Wallfisch and filmmaker David F. Sandberg both are fans of the 1978 Richard Donner feature. For  Shazam! , composer Benjamin Wallfisch took a page out of Superman 's playbook. New Line and DC’s  Shazam!  marks Wallfisch’s thir ...

  12. Pres. Trump Tweet Shut Down After Warner Bros. Copyright Claim Over 'Dark Knight' Music

    April 10, 2019 7:54 AM EDT 0 0 0 One of Pres. Trump's tweets was shut down on Tuesday (April 9) evening after WB Entertainment claimed it used music from 2012's  The Dark Knight Rises  without permission. The two-minute video in the tweet -- which is still up, but no long ...

  13. Watch Lizzo Deliver a Soulful Cover of Lady Gaga & Bradley Cooper's 'Shallow'

    April 09, 2019 5:41 PM EDT 0 0 0 Lizzo dropped by SiriusXM Hits1 on Tuesday (April 9) to perform an acoustic cover of “Shallow” from A Star Is Born . The rising rapper/singer is the latest star to tackle the Oscar-winning duet between Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper , putting a unique ...

  14. Camila Cabello to Star in Reimagining of 'Cinderella'

    April 09, 2019 2:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 James Corden came up with the idea for the new story and is producing. Camila Cabello ’s world will never be the same. The Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter is set to make her feature acting debut, teaming up with Kay Cannon, the director of  Block ...

  15. Robert Pattinson Calls 'Twilight Saga' Soundtracks 'Quite Ahead of Their Time'

    April 04, 2019 6:14 PM EDT 0 0 0 Ten years after the Twilight series turned Robert Pattinson into a matinee idol, the star is looking back fondly on the teen vampire films and their ahead-of-the-curve soundtracks. "It seems like with younger people in their late teens, early 2 ...

  16. T.I. and Filmmaker Matty Rich Teaming for Thriller 'Caller 100'

    April 04, 2019 7:49 AM EDT 0 0 0 The project marks the feature return of Rich — who at 19 years-old made a splash with his 1991 movie "Straight Out of Brooklyn" — after a 25-year sabbatical. Hip-hop artist-turned-actor T.I. (aka Clifford Harris) and director Matty Rich ar ...

  17. Rhymefest on His First Film Role, Kim, Kanye & Common

    April 03, 2019 2:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 Grammy-winning artist Che “Rhymefest” Smith didn’t have plans to become an actor, but that changed when Emilio Estevez’s mom saw the songwriter’s documentary about reconnecting with his long-lost father, who had been homeless for decades. Estevez’s ...

  18. Aretha Franklin Doc 'Amazing Grace' Premieres at South L.A. Church

    April 03, 2019 7:28 AM EDT 0 0 0 The premiere took place at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church in Watts, where the film's namesake album was originally recorded live 47 years ago. A full house congregated on Sunday (March 31) at the New Temple Missionary Baptist Church f ...

  19. With 'Us,' Jordan Peele Has Killed the Earnest Charity Single

    April 02, 2019 2:35 PM EDT 0 0 0 It’s time to reveal a major spoiler of Us : Writer/director Jordan Peele slaughters Hands Across America. As in, the benefit event for the homeless staged in May 1986, in which approximately 6.5 million people held hands in a human chain along a pat ...

  20. Iggy Pop, Selena Gomez, RZA & Tom Waits Pop Up in Trailer For Jim Jarmusch's Zombie Flick 'The Dead Don't Die'

    April 01, 2019 11:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 If you were ever wondering how  Iggy Pop would look as a terrifying, blood-chugging, decomposing zombie, now's your chance: the trailer for Jim Jarmusch's The   Dead Don't Die is here, and the rocker is officially undead in his latest ...

  21. Elle Fanning Sings 'Wildflowers' From 'Teen Spirit' Soundtrack: Listen

    March 29, 2019 7:55 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Wildflowers," the first official single from the  Teen Spirit  soundtrack was released today (March 29), and it gives us a glimpse of the movie's pop star lead Violet (played by Elle Fanning) and her sound. The song, performed by Fan ...

  22. 'Country Music: Live at the Ryman' Brings Ken Burns' PBS Documentary to the Nashville Stage

    March 29, 2019 3:21 PM EDT 0 0 0 Before the first performance took place at " Country Music : Live at the Ryman, A Concert Celebrating the Film by Ken Burns ," the director gave an indication to the audience seated inside the hallowed Nashville venue Wednesday night that ...

  23. Machine Gun Kelly and Pete Davidson Take a Lie Detector Test: Watch

    March 29, 2019 10:16 AM EDT 0 0 0 Machine Gun Kelly and Pete Davidson endured the ultimate friendship test by taking a lie detector test for Vanity Fair . The Dirt co-stars sat down and asked each other questions that ranged from Davidson’s Saturday Night Live skits (i.e. whether he ...

  24. 'UglyDolls' Trailer Features the Voices of Kelly Clarkson, Pitbull, Nick Jonas & More

    March 28, 2019 2:23 PM EDT 0 0 0 The trailer for the upcoming animated film UglyDolls arrived Thursday (March 28) with the voices of Kelly Clarkson , Nick Jonas , Pitbull , Janelle Monáe, Blake Shelton and more featured in the enticing preview. Clarkson’s new song “Broken & Bea ...

  25. Netflix's 'Triple Frontier' Sparks Gains For Fleetwood Mac, Metallica Classics

    March 28, 2019 12:56 PM EDT 0 0 0 'The Chain' and 'For Whom the Bell Tolls' bound onto the Hot Rock Songs chart. Billboard 's Hot Rock Songs chart dated March 30 welcomes a pair of classics featured in the new Netflix action movie Triple Frontier , starring ...

  26. Iggy Pop, Tom Waits, RZA, Selena Gomez & More to Star in Jim Jarmusch Zombie Film

    March 28, 2019 12:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 Jim Jarmusch has unveiled an all-star cast for his upcoming zombie film, The Dead Don’t Die , including musicians  Iggy Pop , Tom Waits , RZA and Selena Gomez . In a press release statement form Focus Features, the company say the film involves “the ...

  27. Matthew McConaughey & Snoop Dogg Talk Smoke-Filled 'Beach Bum' Shoot on 'Kimmel': Watch

    March 28, 2019 9:27 AM EDT 0 0 0 New best pals Matthew McConaughey and Snoop Dogg ​shared some hilarious on-set anecdotes from their upcoming film,  The Beach Bum,  on Wednesday night's (March 27)  Jimmy Kimmel Live!  -- including the time the rapper gave an unsuspecting McCon ...

  28. Sterling K. Brown Impersonates Jackson Maine From 'A Star Is Born': Watch

    March 27, 2019 8:32 PM EDT 0 0 0 Sterling K. Brown may be a bit late to the  A Star Is Born  party, but he's far from the shallow just like the rest of us now. The  This Is Us  actor and his wife, Ryan Michelle Bathe, stopped for an interview with Access Hollywood  on the red ...

  29. 'UglyDolls' Soundtrack Features New Music From Nick Jonas, Kelly Clarkson & More: See Track List

    March 27, 2019 8:16 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hear Kelly Clarkson's new song 'Broken & Beautiful' now. The track list for the  UglyDolls Original Motion Picture Soundtrack  was announced today (March 27). A new  Kelly Clarkson   song, “Broken & Beautiful,” is also now ava ...

  30. Chinese Viewers Angry About 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Film Censorship

    March 27, 2019 7:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 A huge fan of rock legends Queen , Peng Yanzi rushed to see Bohemian Rhapsody , the biopic about the band’s late lead singer, Freddie Mercury, while he was traveling in Britain last October. It was a touching film that made him cry hard, Peng says. ...

  31. Why 'The Dirt' Was Bound to Self-Destruct: Critic's Take

    March 25, 2019 10:01 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Dirt is trash. Mötley Crüe frontman Vince Neil may have wailed to take me into his heart in the band’s signature power ballad, “Home Sweet Home,” but after watching this poorly acted, laughably juvenile Netflix adaptation of his band’s tell-all ...

  32. Chinese Censors Cut Six LGBT Scenes From 'Bohemian Rhapsody': Report

    March 25, 2019 9:11 AM EDT 0 0 0 Censors in China have reportedly cut out more than two minutes of LGBT scenes from the Oscar-winning  Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody,  which opened in the country on Friday (March 22). According to CNN , Chinese censors -- who've banned portray ...

  33. Diana Ross' 'Live in Central Park': Director Steve Binder Talks Big Screen Showing Of Her Iconic Concert Film

    March 24, 2019 9:08 AM EDT 0 0 0 On July 21, 1983, the nascent Showtime broadcast a live concert from Central Park, where a record-setting 800,000 people were gathered on the Great Lawn for a performance by Motown legend Diana Ross. The program went into the history books for a num ...

  34. Barbra Streisand Clarifies Her 'Leaving Neverland' Comments: 'I Feel Nothing But Sympathy For Them'

    March 23, 2019 3:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 After facing  criticism for her remarks regarding Michael Jackson and  Leaving Neverland , Barbra Streisand has further elaborated on her thoughts. In a statement released on Saturday (March 23), Streisand is adamant that she does not condone the be ...

  35. Elton John Biopic 'Rocketman' Expected To Get R-Rating For Sex, Drug Scenes

    March 22, 2019 8:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 Rocketman , Paramount’s Elton John musical, is expected to be rated R and will include an intimate love scene between Taron Egerton, who plays the English singer, and Richard Madden, who plays John's former manager and lover, John Reid, two sou ...

  36. Can I Separate Michael Jackson From the Music?: Guest Column

    March 22, 2019 5:57 PM EDT 0 0 0 I didn’t want to watch Leaving Neverland . Only a couple of months after the release of Surviving R. Kelly , I didn’t know if I could handle another documentary featuring such devastating allegations of sexual abuse. Although I stopped listening to ...

  37. Watch 'Rocketman' Co-Stars Taron Egerton & Richard Madden Take Apple Music's 'Carpool Karaoke' to London

    March 22, 2019 4:29 PM EDT 0 0 0 Taron Egerton and Richard Madden cross the pond for the latest episode of Apple Music’s Carpool Karaoke . The new episode, out now, features the Rocketman stars belting out classics like Elton John ’s “Bennie and the Jets,” Robert Palmer ’s “Addicte ...

  38. Priyanka Chopra Talks Marriage, Double-Dates With Miley Cyrus & Liam Hemsworth On 'WWHL'

    March 22, 2019 9:29 AM EDT 0 0 0 Priyanka Chopra appeared on Thursday night’s (March 22) episode of  Watch What Happens Live  to talk about some of her most recent projects and dish on her marriage, including whether she would consider going on a double-date with husband Nick Jonas ...

  39. The Beach Boys' 'God Only Knows' Is Featured in New 'Toy Story 4' Trailer: Watch

    March 19, 2019 11:21 AM EDT 0 0 0 Disney unveiled another trailer for the forthcoming Toy Story 4 on Tuesday (March 19), and it depicts a much different story than what we’re used to from the beloved Pixar films. The full-length trailer features The Beach Boys ’ 1966 classic “God On ...

  40. Taron Egerton Shares 'Rocketman' Footage With Help From Elton John

    March 19, 2019 10:19 AM EDT 0 0 0 The first 20 minutes of the film was screened at The Troubadour nightclub in West Hollywood, where John made his American debut nearly 50 years ago. Taron Egerton took to the stage at the Troubadour nightclub on Monday night (March 18) to share the ...

  41. Taron Egerton Previews 'Carpool Karaoke,' Guesses Elton John Songs On 'Corden': Watch

    March 19, 2019 9:37 AM EDT 0 0 0 In anticipation of the musical film based on Elton John ’s life story, Rocketman ’s lead actor Taron Egerton appeared on Monday night’s (March 18) The Late Late Show to preview his “Carpool Karaoke” segment and play a guessing game.    The Welsh act ...

  42. 'Leaving Neverland' Filmmakers Refused to Remove Brett Barnes From Michael Jackson Doc

    March 18, 2019 8:28 PM EDT 0 0 0 In the film, he was referred to as the boy who "replaced" subject Wade Robson as friends with the superstar singer. Producers behind the explosive Michael Jackson documentary Leaving Neverland refused to remove footage and mention of Brett ...

  43. Joseph Gordon-Levitt Talks Collaborating With Logic For New YouTube Special On 'Kimmel': Watch

    March 15, 2019 10:23 AM EDT 0 0 0 Joseph Gordon-Levitt paid a visit to Jimmy Kimmel Live! on Thursday (March 14) to talk about tapping Grammy-nominated Logic for a new project that will premiere at SXSW. Gordon-Levitt briefly talked about his career as a child actor, as host Jimmy K ...

  44. Marvel Drops First Trailer for 'Avengers: Endgame': Watch

    March 14, 2019 4:27 PM EDT 0 0 0 The superhero epic is set to hit theaters nationwide on April 26. Whatever it takes. Marvel Studios unveiled the first official trailer for Avengers: Endgame on Thursday (March 14). The ominous clip features the titular squad of superheroes, led by ...

  45. Elle Fanning Covers Robyn's 'Dancing On My Own' For 'Teen Spirit': Watch

    March 14, 2019 9:21 AM EDT 0 0 0 Interscope Records has released a clip of Elle Fanning covering Robyn’s “Dancing on My Own” as Violet Valenski, the protagonist in the upcoming musical drama, Teen Spirit . The three-minute-long video not only gives us a taste of Fanning’s skilled s ...

  46. After Fyre, MJ and R. Kelly: What Other Music Docs Are Coming in 2019?

    March 13, 2019 11:45 AM EDT 0 0 0 Projects focused on D'Angelo, the Jonas Brothers, Linda Ronstadt and Lil Peep will soon join this year's must-see music documentaries. We’re only in March, and 2019 has already been a watershed year for music docs. It hasn’t always been pl ...

  47. Watch Bjork Sing in This Hypnotic Clip of 'The Juniper Tree,' Her Newly Restored Feature Film Debut

    March 13, 2019 9:59 AM EDT 0 0 0 In 2001, Björk wore The Swan Dress. The Icelandic musician and actress was attending the 73rd annual Academy Awards as a nominee and performer, as “I’ve Seen It All” -- her musical contribution to Lars Von Trier’s Dancer in the Dark , the film in wh ...

  48. 'Aladdin' Trailer Showcases A Lot More of Will Smith's Genie

    March 12, 2019 3:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 The live-action remake opens May 24. Disney is giving another look at its upcoming  Aladdin  remake. The studio is billing this as the first full-length trailer for the live-action movie, which stars Will Smith as the Genie, Mena Massoud as Aladdin ...

  49. Arcade Fire Record Soaring Rendition of 'Baby Mine' For Disney's 'Dumbo': Listen

    March 11, 2019 11:41 AM EDT 0 0 0 Arcade Fire gave the 1941’s ballad “Baby Mine” a melancholy, rock rendition for the Tim Burton-directed Dumbo (due out in cinemas on March 29). The Canadian-based band released the full version of the track on Monday (March 11), following their teas ...

  50. Brie Larson Surprised Audiences at 'Captain Marvel' Opening Weekend Screenings: Watch

    March 10, 2019 2:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Marvel's latest marquee superhero(ine) shocked a bunch of theatergoers when she crashed a few  Captain Marvel screenings during the film's opening weekend. On Saturday (March 9), Marvel Studios shared footage of Brie Larson -- who plays Ca ...

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