Jimmy Kimmel apologizes for use of blackface in sketches

NEW YORK – Jimmy Kimmel apologized Tuesday for his 1990s blackface impressions of NBA player Karl Malone and other Black celebrities but said his delay in addressing the subject came in part to...

DATE: June 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Adult film star Ron Jeremy charged with rape, sexual assault

LOS ANGELES – Adult film star Ron Jeremy was charged with raping three women and sexually assaulting a fourth, Los Angeles County prosecutors said Tuesday. The counts make the 67-year-old Jeremy...

DATE: June 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

‘Love, Victor’ tells journey of a Latino gay teen

RIO RANCHO, N.M. – The 2018 film, “Love, Simon,” brought a fresh perspective to the first love, coming-of-age genre through the eyes of a gay teen. Exploring love’s innocence, isolation and fear of...

DATE: June 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Kurt Cobain’s guitar sells for sky-high $6 million

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. – Grunge became gold Saturday as the guitar Kurt Cobain played on Nirvana’s 1993 “MTV Unplugged” performance months before his death sold for an eye-popping $6 million at...

DATE: June 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

‘Do the Right Thing’ available for free rental

LOS ANGELES – “Do the Right Thing” is free to rent on several platforms all week and an online discussion will be held with director Spike Lee on his 1989 film about racism, protests, police...

DATE: June 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Film, TV and Streaming

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DATE: June 23, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Ciao, passeggiata! Night Bazaar gets reworked

While we’re still seeing shows, festivals and other events canceled this summer because of the novel coronavirus pandemic, plenty of summer activities are still going strong – maybe just in a...

DATE: June 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

Beyoncé drops surprise single ‘Black Parade’ on Juneteenth

LOS ANGELES – Beyoncé did not let Juneteenth pass without dropping one of her signature surprises – a new single called “Black Parade.” “I’m going back to the South, I’m going back where my roots...

DATE: June 20, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

New solo version of Aretha song about race, faith released

NEW YORK – A never-before-heard solo version of the late Aretha Franklin’s riveting and powerful collaboration with Mary J. Blige about faith and race, 2006’s “Never Gonna Break My Faith,” has...

DATE: June 19, 2020 | CATEGORY: Music

Merely Players and The Silverton Mine go online

Here are eight reasons to catch Merely Players’ “Zoom Alice: A Wonderland Adventure for a Topsy Turvy World” before it disappears online by the end of Saturday, June 20. 1. A tight, contemporary...

DATE: June 18, 2020 | CATEGORY: Performing Arts

‘That ’70s Show’ actor Danny Masterson charged in 3 rapes

LOS ANGELES – “That ’70s Show” actor Danny Masterson has been charged with the rapes of three women in the early 2000s, Los Angeles prosecutors said Wednesday. The three counts of rape by force or...

DATE: June 17, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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DATE: June 16, 2020 | CATEGORY: Arts & Entertainment

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