Ben Affleck requested that the PBS documentary series "Finding Your Roots" not reveal he had a slave-owning ancestor, according to emails published online by whistleblower site WikiLeaks, and the information never appeared on the program.
For most of Todd Rundgren’s two-hour set Friday night at the Voodoo, the cult classic rocker ignored his guitar and his impressive back catalog. Instead, he concentrated on his 25th solo album, “Global,” and performed against a backdrop of throbbing synthesizers and programmed drums. It could easily have been a mess. It was enthralling.
Quality Hill Playhouse in its new show focuses on the the film music of Marvin Hamlisch and Burt Bacharach, each of whom scored some of the biggest Oscar-winning films of the 1960s and ‘70s, including “The Sting,” “The Way We Were” and “Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.”
In recent weeks movie fans have been treated to sneak peeks of the new “Star Wars,” “Avengers,” “Ant-Man,” and “Batman” movies coming soon. But do all these movie trailers give away too much and ruin the experience for fans?
The Truman Medical Center Charitable Foundation held its 10th annual benefit fashion show featuring 16 local boutiques and designers on Friday evening at the Kansas City Convention Center with guest host Mario Lopez.
A man who has spent a significant portion of his life behind bars might be expected to understand the value of time. Yet Lil Boosie, a rapper who was incarcerated from 2009 to 2014, gave an audience of almost 1,000 fans a mere 34-minute performance Thursday at the Midland theater.
The official first trailer for “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” won’t be revealed until Monday. But a rogue sneak peek that hit the Internet on Thursday has fans shaking their heads and hating on the Man of Steel.
Columbia University has not removed TV celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz from his faculty position as a group of top doctors has demanded, citing his "egregious lack of integrity" for promoting what they call "quack treatments."