Broadway star Audra McDonald will repeat her award-winning performance as Billie Holiday in “Lady Day at Emerson’s Bar & Grill” for HBO, the network announced Wednesday. The show will be filmed before a live audience this month at Cafe Brasil in New Orleans.
Sony Corp. canceled the Dec. 25 release of ‘The Interview’ on Wednesday after top U.S. theater companies including Leawood-based AMC dropped the comedy after hackers threatened terrorist attacks at theaters. The decision shocked many, who saw it as a cowardly reaction.
To protest Black Friday, Cards Against Humanity stopped offering their products online the day after Thanksgiving and instead sold "Bulls--t" in a box. We're not sure what customers thought they would receive when they ordered the $6 box, but 30,000 of them are now the owners of dried feces.
People have been falling all over themselves in recent days over that image of Britney Spears on the January/February cover of Women's Health. Those can’t be her real abs, they’ve been saying. Well, back off haters.
Tens of thousands of local kids go without enough food on weekends. The Star is partnering with Harvesters to raise money for the area’s hungriest children. All money goes to Harvesters’ BackSnack program, which provides low-income children weekend meals. Just $25 provides a child BackSnacks for a month; $250 provides BackSnacks for a year.
Seedy news is now publicized by other means, but the murder ballad endures. Friday night at the Dubliner in the Power & Light District, 13 musical acts will sing tales of anger, jealousy and betrayal that end in violence and death.
On runways, Marc Jacobs Kendall Jenner out during New York Fashion Week with nipples clearly visible under a taupe knit top. Christian Siriano closed his show with ice blue crystals on a barely there trouser set, nipples on display. Look no further than awards shows, music videos and magazine covers for fuller rears, compliments of Iggy Azalea, Jennifer Lopez and Nicki Minaj, along with Jenner’s big sis Kim Kardashian and Rihanna, the Council of Fashion Designers of America’s style icon of the year.
Bill Cosby's wife rejected sex assault allegations against her husband of a half-century on Monday, saying the man being accused by at least 15 women of drugging and having sex with them is "a man I do not know."
How often, really, does someone burst through the small screen’s many formulas and deliver something that feels wholly new? Not often. But that’s exactly what Stephen Colbert did. The final episode of his “Colbert Report” airs Thursday.