'Get Out' wins the weekend box office

(NEW YORK) -- It was a mixed bag for new movies at the box office this weekend.  Get Out, the horror/comedy from Key & Peele's Jordan Peele, reigned supreme with an estimate... Read More

Stars react to Bill Paxton's death

(LOS ANGELES) -- Actor Bill Paxton died unexpectedly Sunday following surgery. Paxton, the star of such films as Weird Science, Aliens, Apollo 13, Titanic, Twister, and True Lies, was 61.... Read More

People's Court Judge Joseph Wapner Dead at 97

(NEW YORK) -- Joseph Wapner, the judge who rose to fame on TV's The People's Court, has died, according to the Read More

Actor Bill Paxton dead at age 61

(NEW YORK) -- Bill Paxton, an actor who developed a following for his roles in films that achieved both mainstream and cult success starting in the 1980s, died Sunday at age 61.

A representative of his family confirmed the death to ABC News.Read More

Tracy Morgan bringing new stand-up comedy to Netflix

(NEW YORK) -- Netflix has added comedian-actor Tracy Morgan to its growing roster of comedians with stand-up specials.

The streaming service announced Friday that Morgan has signed on for a new stand-up special, entitled Sta... Read More

Mahershala Ali welcomes baby daughter ahead of Oscar ceremony

(LOS ANGELES) -- Actor Mahershala Ali and wife Amatus Sami-Karim became the proud parents of their first child, daughter Bari (pronounced Bar-ee) Najma Ali on Friday. 

Mahershala first shared the news about the couple's new bundle of joy ... Read More

Jordan Peele thought his directorial debut "Get Out" would "never get made"

(NEW YORK) -- Jordan Peele has taken a step behind the camera in his directorial debut, Get Out. But sketch-comic-turned-director says he wasn't sure that the racial horror movie, which has been years in the making, wo... Read More

"Logan" star Hugh Jackman says he hopes Wolverine "will never leave me"

(LOS ANGELES) -- Hugh Jackman rose to stardom playing the iconic Logan/Wolverine character in 2000's X-Men. At the time, Jackman was a substitute for actor Dougray Scott, who had been cast but then dropped out.  Seve... Read More

Oprah Winfrey explains why she didn't want kids: "I am a mother to the world's children"

(LONDON) -- Media mogul Oprah Winfrey has been very open in the past on why she didn't have any children, and in a new interview with Read More

Emma Watson the "Belle" of the ball at UK "Beauty and the Beast" premiere

(LONDON) -- Last night, Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, and their co-stars in the live-action retelling of Disney's Beauty and the Beast attended the movie's world premiere at the Odeon Leicester Square cinema in London, f... Read More

'And the winner is...!' The Oscars air on ABC Sunday night

(LOS ANGELES) -- The 89th Academy Awards, hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, will air live from the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood on Sunday night, beginning 8:30 p.m. ET on ABC. The network's red carpet coverage gets under way at 7 p.m. ET.

If last mo... Read More