The 10-episode first season of the dark and hilarious AMC series “Preacher,” premiering Sunday, May 22, is yet another adaptation from the world of comic books. But this isn’t your usual comic book show about caped dudes running around in blue long johns.
Ten medalists from the 2008 Beijing Olympics, including 2012 high jump champion Anna Chicherova, were among 14 Russians that tested positive in the reanalysis of their doping samples, state television reported Tuesday.
Sugar, spice and everything nice - and an accidental dash of "Chemical X." These were the ingredients needed to create the beloved 1990s cartoon "The Powerpuff Girls." Now, more than 15 years after its debut, the Cartoon Network has turned back to that formula for a new "Powerpuff Girls."
Media mogul Sumner Redstone has appointed new confidantes to entities that control Viacom Inc. and CBS Corp., replacing Viacom CEO Philippe Dauman and lawyer George Abrams, whom he stripped of the roles last week.
PBS will air a film in September about an American couple that spent two years rescuing Jews in Europe before and after the start of World War II, made by the couple's grandson with documentarian Ken Burns.
May 29: Actor Kevin Conway ("Gods and Generals") is 74. Singer Gary Brooker of Procol Harum is 71. Singer Rebbie Jackson is 66. Composer Danny Elfman is 63. Singer LaToya Jackson is 60. Actress Annette Bening is 58. Actor Rupert Everett is 57. Singer Melissa Etheridge is 55. Actress Lisa Whelchel is 53. Guitarist Noel Gallagher (Oasis) is 49. Singer Jayski McGowan of Quad City DJ's is 49. Actor Anthony Azizi ("Threat Matrix," "Lost") is 47. Guitarist Chan Kinchla of Blues Traveler is 47. Guitarist Mark Lee of Third Day is 43. Singer Melanie Brown of the Spice Girls is 41. Rapper Playa Poncho is 41. Actor Blake Foster ("Power Rangers Turbo") is 31. Actress Lorelei Linklater ("Boyhood") is 23.