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The Peanuts gang is getting new life thanks to Apple

The Peanuts gang is getting new life thanks to Apple

The Peanuts gang is ready for some new adventures. Apple has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce new series, specials and shorts based on the beloved characters from the animated world created by Charles M. Schulz, a source familiar with the deal tells CNN. Apple has yet to announce the name of its…MORE

David Letterman’s Netflix show renewed for Season 2

David Letterman’s Netflix show renewed for Season 2

David Letterman is calling Netflix home for another season. Letterman’s Emmy-nominated series, “My Next Guest Needs No Introduction” has been picked up for a second season, the streamer announced Friday. The six-episode season will premiere in 2019, but no official date has been set. It’s not yet known who will be seated across from the…MORE

Sondra Locke, Oscar-nominated actress, has died

Sondra Locke, Oscar-nominated actress, has died

Academy Award-nominated actress and director Sondra Locke, whose body of work included multiple collaborations with Clint Eastwood, has died. She was 74. Locke died in November at her home in Los Angeles, according to a death certificate obtained by CNN. She had been battling bone and breast cancer. Locke made her film debut in 1968’s…MORE

Eliza Dushku received a secret settlement from CBS

Eliza Dushku received a secret settlement from CBS

Eliza Dushku reportedly received a confidential settlement of $9.5 million from CBS after she accused one of her co-stars of harassment. According to the New York Times, which reviewed details of the settlement included in a draft of a report into CBS workplace culture being conducted by outside counsel contracted by the network, the actress…MORE

Nancy Wilson, legendary jazz singer, dead at 81

Nancy Wilson, legendary jazz singer, dead at 81

Nancy Wilson, a three-time Grammy-winning artist who called herself a “song stylist,” has died, her manager said. She was 81. Wilson passed away peacefully Thursday at her home after a long illness, her manager, Devra Hall Levy, said. The vocalist from Chillicothe, Ohio, initially focused on R&B music but later excelled at jazz ballads and…MORE

Jerry Seinfeld says the Oscars lost in the Kevin Hart controversy

Jerry Seinfeld says the Oscars lost in the Kevin Hart controversy

Jerry Seinfeld is weighing in on Kevin Hart’s decision to step down as host of the next Academy Awards. “Kevin is in a position, because he’s a brilliant comedian, to kind of decide what he wants to do,” Seinfeld said in an interview for “Sunday Today with Willie Geist.” “He doesn’t have to step down,…MORE

Taylor Swift makes an exciting birthday announcement

Taylor Swift makes an exciting birthday announcement

It’s December 13, and that means it’s Taylor Swift’s birthday. The singer, who turns 29, took to Instagram to make a special announcement: A film about her Reputation tour is coming to Netflix. “Thanks so much for all the birthday wishes!” Swift wrote in the caption. “Today I finally get to show you something we’ve…MORE

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019 class announced

Rock & Roll Hall of Fame 2019 class announced

Janet Jackson isn’t just in control; she’s now set to be inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The superstar is part of the class of 2019 for the prestigious honor and joins the Cure, Def Leppard, Stevie Nicks, Radiohead, Roxy Music and the Zombies. To be eligible, an individual artist or band…MORE

Twitter loved Gayle King flirting with Lenny Kravitz

Twitter loved Gayle King flirting with Lenny Kravitz

It’s probably safe to say Gayle King likes Lenny Kravitz. The pair appeared Wednesday night on Bravo’s “Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen,” and Oprah’s bff got her flirt on with the handsome musician. It all started when King made a remark about Kravitz looking “hot and sexy,” while downplaying her own look. “I…MORE

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