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George Takei on Star Trek's lack of LGBT representation

In a new video for Big Think, George Takei reveals he onced asked <i>Star Trek</i> creator Gene Roddenberry why the original TV series didn’t feature LGBT …

Science Fiction

The ‘Hansel And Gretel: Witch Hunters’ Sequel Has A Director

Despite only pulling in $55 million domestic (with a much healthier $170 million international take) while earning only a 15% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, there are people who want to follow the continuing good looking adventures of Hansel and Gretel as they hunt for witches. Namely, studio execs who …

Action Movies

Happy Birthday, Kylie Jenner! See Her 18 Best (and Wildest) Selfies

Happy birthday, Kylie Jenner!<p>The <i>Keeping Up with the Kardashians</i> star turned 18 on Monday, and she had a weekend filled with birthday surprises and …

Taylor Swift Sang "Trap Queen" With Fetty Wap in Seattle

Ciara and Russell Wilson were there, too.<p>On Saturday, Taylor Swift continued her quest to bring out every single famous person during her 1989 Tour, this time inviting Fetty Wap on stage to perform "Trap Queen" in Seattle. Fetty rapped the verses by himself, but Taylor and her 60,000 guests sang …

How The New "Supergirl" Challenged Racial Assumptions

"If you have a problem with someone's race or sex or sexual preference or anything else that differentiates them from you, that's your problem," Mehcad Brooks, who plays the new Jimmy Olsen, told BuzzFeed News.<p>CBS's upcoming fall series <i>Supergirl</i> marks Calista Flockhart's return to television and …

Steve-O Arrested for Climbing Crane in SeaWorld Protest

<b>UPDATE 3:</b> Steve-O has been released from Twin Towers Correctional Facility in Los Angeles after spending less than eight hours in jail.<p><b>UPDATE 2:</b> …

Trespassing

CBS promises 'satisfying ending' for 'CSI: Crime Scene Investigation'

CBS is promising that the "CSI: Crime Scene Investigation" series finale won't disappoint.<p>"This will be a very satisfying ending for all the 'CSI' fans," CBS Entertainment Chairman Nina Tassler told a TV critics' meeting Monday.<p>"CSI," which debuted in 2000, will wrap with a two-hour finale on Sept. …

Empire: Mariah Carey to guest-star, says Jussie Smollett

Mariah Carey might be returning to TV: <i>Empire</i> star Jussie Smollett told <i>People</i> that Carey will be guest-starring on the Fox drama.<p>“That rumor is true,” …

TV

Kim Kardashian SLAMS Surrogacy Rumors with Nude Pregnant Selfie Pic

Surrogacy

Drake Trolls Meek Mill at OVO Fest with PowerPoint Presentation, Teases New Diss Track ‘3Peat’

The rapper took the stage in hometown Toronto and clowned Meek during a performance of ‘Back to Back’ by projecting a series of Meek memes.<p>Drizzy …

Khloe Kardashian strikes again with another fierce fitness cover

Khloe Kardashian has officially rebranded herself as the fitness Kardashian.<p>The reality TV star graces the cover of September's <i>Women's Health</i>, …

Khloe Kardashian

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Online Life

2 people are dead after a shooting at an after-party hosted by Drake

The two deceased people were in their 20s and 30s, according to the Star.<p>Three others were injured. Police said the shooting started at 3:30 a.m., according to the CBC.<p>OVO fest is a concert held every year in Toronto and hosted by Drake. Drake takes tons of pride in the event as he is from Canada, …

Toronto

Singers Zayn Malik, Perrie Edwards call off engagement

NEW YORK (AP) — Former One Direction member Zayn Malik and singer Perrie Edwards have called off their engagement.<p>A representative for Malik …

Kelly Osbourne Causes Outrage After Latino Gaffe On The View

Social media exploded in outrage after <i>Fashion Police</i> host Kelly Osbourne tried to defend Latinos from presidential candidate Donald Trump on Tuesday …

Azealia Banks: I’ll never get a Grammy because 'America doesn't like opinionated black women'

Azealia Banks had one of the most celebrated albums of 2014, <i>Broke With Expensive Taste</i>, and released huge music videos this year for songs like “Ice …

Women of Color

Kendra Wilkinson Tells Hank Baskett Marriage Haters to Back Off: 'I Believe in Forgiveness'

In the year since a cheating scandal rocked Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett‘s marriage, the star has moved on – and she wants fans to, as …

American Idol's Fantasia Barrino Is Married: 'All I Ever Really Wanted Is This ... Real Love'

Fantasia Barrino married the man of her dreams this weekend.<p>The singer shared photos of her romantic wedding to Kendall Taylor on Sunday, posting …

Khloé Kardashian And Lamar Odom Are Finally Getting Divorced

I bet you forgot.

'NSYNC and the Backstreet Boys Are Uniting Against the Undead in a New Zombie Movie

Feud upkeep comes in second to staying alive, you know?<p>In a stroke of genius/insanity, known larper Nick Carter will write and star in a zombie Western film that also counts several other Backstreet Boys and at least one dude from 'NSYNC amongst its cast members. This is not a joke.<p>According to</i> …

Horror Movies

ESPY ratings soar with Jenner tribute, network platform

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The ESPY Awards, highlighted by Caitlyn Jenner's acceptance of a trophy for bravery, proved a ratings champion.<p>The telecast, which …

Chris Young Denies Being a Factor in Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert's Divorce

[BRIGHTCOVE “INSERT v6 HERE” “” “20939532” “auto” ]<p><i>After 10 years together, country superstars Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert are calling it</i> …

Khloe Kardashian Will Host a New Talk Show, Kocktails With Khloe: All the Details

The Kardashian empire is expanding! (And no, we aren't talking about Kim and Kanye's baby-to-be.) Khloe Kardashian will host and executive-produce <i>Kocktails With Khloe</i> for FYI.<p>Pinterest<p>*Called a "new primetime, hybrid talk series," the show will consist of eight one-hour episodes that will premiere …

Bill Cosby Officially Cut from the “Last Project Standing Behind Him”

Now that everyone from his agents to <b>Whoopi Goldberg</b> has publicly distanced themselves from him, and with even more details coming to light via <i>The New York Times</i>, <b>Bill Cosby</b> has lost what seems to be his last artistic supporter. <b>Nonie Robinson,</b> the producer of <i>Painted Down,</i> a documentary about black …

Comedy

NBC is Rebooting XENA: WARRIOR PRINCESS

Disney is Now Developing a Live Action Remake of THE SWORD IN THE STONE

Miley Cyrus to Host MTV Video Music Awards, Network Acknowledges Its Overlord

<b>Miley Cyrus</b> has been the surprise scene-stealer of the past two MTV Video Music Awards: in 2013, of course, she twerked, and it stopped a nation in its tracks and changed the course of history forever. And then last fall, when it seemed like it would be impossible for Cyrus to top herself, she had …

Finally, Photographic Evidence that Kit Harington Has Joined the Cast of Game of Thrones in Belfast

Yesterday we posted a round-up of all the <i>Game of Thrones</i> actors who had been sighted in Belfast for the Season 6 script read-throughs. They included <b>Emilia Clarke</b>, <b>Maisie Williams</b>, <b>Sophie Turner</b>, and many more. But while there were <i>rumors</i> that <b>Kit Harington</b> had been spotted in the <i>Game of Thrones</i> home …

Ant-Man scores small – but notable – victory at UK box office

<b>The winner: Ant-Man</b><p>Disney and Marvel have already scored a robust £48.3m this summer with Avengers: Age of Ultron. If that franchise film represented a safe bet, the partners’ other offering, Ant-Man, always felt more like a roll of the dice. The premise – an insect-sized superhero – doesn’t …

Box Office

Nicki Minaj slams MTV for lack of VMA nominations: 'If I were a different kind of artist...'

After having an explosive year with the release of <i>The Pinkprint</i>, Nicki Minaj appears to feel slighted for just grabbing three nominations for the MTV …

Rap & Hip-Hop