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Louis C.K. slams Donald Trump in Horace and Pete email: ‘The guy is Hitler’

Louis C.K. has joined team #NeverTrump. The comedian compared the Republican presidential candidate to Hitler in the postscript for an email …

Miley Cyrus

Carrie Underwood on Presidential Election, Solving World Problems

With the presidential election coming up, Carrie Underwood admits she keeps an eye on politics. But don't expect her to try to sway fans one way or …

Country Music

Writer whose 1961 novel became a defining text of 20th-century literature and of racial troubles in the American south has died in Monroeville, Alabama<p>Harper Lee, whose 1961 novel To Kill a Mockingbird became a national institution and the defining text on the racial troubles of the American deep …

Literature

David Bowie's son did NOT seem to like Lady Gaga's Grammys performance

LONDON — Lady Gaga's tribute to David Bowie at the Grammys was everything it was destined to be: Loved by some, hated by others, overlooked by …

Music

9 Times Joseph Gordon-Levitt Melted Hearts with His Charming Good Looks

Today is Joseph Gordon-Levitt's 35th birthday and one thing's certain: He's got the good looks and charm to make us swoon for days.<p>Gordon-Levitt …

New 'Walking Dead' Honest Trailer Pokes Fun at Glenn's Death

"The Walking Dead" really lives up to its name -- with a <i>lot</i> of walking.<p>According to the new Honest Trailer for seasons 4-6, that's all characters seem to do. Oh, and not getting killed, "even when they're clearly eaten by a massive herd of friggin' zombies." That refers to the non-death of Glenn …

The Walking Dead

Grammys 2016: Natalie Cole tribute missing from show

Supporters of Natalie Cole took to social media late Monday to express frustration that the singer, who died on Dec. 31 of idiopathic pulmonary …

David Bowie

See Miranda Lambert, Anderson East Sing a Mariah Carey Classic

While being a traveling musician often forces couples apart on anniversaries or holidays, Miranda Lambert and Anderson East seem to be making the …

Miranda Lambert

17 Times Tom Hiddleston Charmed the Pants Off of Everyone

Tom Hiddleston is maybe the best thing to come out of Britain in forever. He took over the world -- and our hearts -- as Loki in "Thor" and "The Avengers," and the internet has been obsessed with him ever since. Who can blame them? He's got the accent, he's incredibly witty, and he cleans up …

Beyoncé unleashes Black Panthers homage at Super Bowl 50

With references to the Black Lives Matter movement, Malcolm X and the Black Panthers, Beyoncé’s half-time show at the Super Bowl on Sunday might be the most radical political statement from the superstar in her 20-year career.<p>Backing dancers wearing Black Panther-style berets and clad in black …

Black Lives Matter

Miguel Covers David Bowie's "Space Oddity" in Los Angeles

<i>Photo by Erez Avissar</i><p>Last night, Miguel performed an intimate concert at Los Angeles' Bardot, where he paid tribute to David Bowie with a cover of "Space Oddity." Backed by a lone acoustic guitar, Miguel eventually transitioned to his <i>Wildheart</i> single "Waves." Watch the performance below via …

Leonardo DiCaprio Talks 'The Revenant,' His Passion for the Environment and Having Kids

The actor tells all in the latest 'Rolling Stone.'<p>He might be riding high on his recent Golden Globe win, but Leonardo DiCaprio has a few more triumphs to boast. Many of them involve his environmental efforts—he's been spearheading the eco-centric Leonardo DiCaprio Foundation since 1998 and is …

Golden Globes

Downton Abbey: Gordon Ramsay auditions to be Santa in charity sketch

Gordon Ramsay is “f–king perfect” to play Santa. He’s “the jolliest f–king Santa that you will ever get to f–king meet.” Too bad he’s the only one …

TV

Adam Savage from 'MythBusters' has an incredible connection to the 'Star Wars' franchise

Adam Savage, co-host of the popular "MythBusters" television show, soured on the plot of "Interstellar." But when it comes to the newest films in the "Star Wars" franchise, he has nothing but high hopes.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

German church celebrates 'Star Wars' at a Sunday service

BERLIN (AP) — The force is strong in Berlin.<p>A church in the German capital invited "Star Wars" fans to attend a special service Sunday themed on the …

Samuel L. Jackson as Darth Vader Is the Star Wars We Deserve

Sorry, James Earl Jones.<p>The trilogy of unfortunate <i>Star Wars</i> prequels tells the story of how Anakin Skywalker became Darth Vader. But what if Senator Palpatine had chosen a different apprentice? What if he had chosen Mace Windu? Or, more important, what if Darth Vader had been voiced by Samuel L. …

This "Downton Abbey" Christmas Charity Short for the Text Santa Campaign Is Delightfully British

The <i>Downton Abbey</i> characters are looking for an actor to play Father Christmas at their estate this year, and they're auditioning modern British celebrities like Gordon Ramsay, Warwick Davis, and Michelle Keegan. ("Who's booking these guests? Last year we had George Clooney," Lord Grantham …

Joseph Gordon-Levitt on His Surprising Favorite Film of the Year

Joseph Gordon-Levitt gives one of the most gloriously physical performances of the year in Robert Zemeckis’ <i>The Walk,</i> which tells the story of …

Michael B. Jordan got knocked out for real while shooting 'Creed,' and the video is brutal

In a nine-second video Sylvester Stallone posted on Twitter, Jordan, as Adonis Creed, is preparing to shoot a boxing scene for the "Rocky" reboot film out now.<p>As the director calls action, a punch hits Jordan square in the face and sends him to the mat.<p>But getting knocked out didn't keep him down. …

Michael B. Jordan

Helen Mirren Stole the Gotham Awards with One Bawdy, Perfect Joke

And Bel Powley emerges as a true rising star with a charming, surprised acceptance speech.<p><b>Bel Powley</b> looked as surprised as anyone else to be onstage at the Gotham Awards on Monday night. A Best Actress winner for her performance in <i>The Diary of a Teenage Girl</i>, 23-year-old Powley had bested …

Watch Neil deGrasse Tyson Use Science to Choose Between Star Wars and Star Trek

It’s every die-hard sci-fi geek’s nightmare scenario: being forced to choose between <i>Star Wars</i>‘ hyperdrive-enabled Millennium Falcon or <i>Star Trek</i>‘s …

Tessa Thompson welcomed the challenges of playing a hearing-impaired musician in 'Creed'

Actress Tessa Thompson knew there would be major challenges taking on the role of Bianca in "Creed," the "Rocky" spinoff that opened last week to glowing reviews and strong box office.<p>For one thing she would become part of one of Hollywood's most popular franchises, costarring with rising star …

Best of Late Night TV: Pink's Thanksgiving Horror Story and James Corden's Time With 5 Seconds of Summer

<i>I</i><i>f you're like us and value your sleep, you probably nodded off into your Ambien dreamland before the party started on post-prime time TV. Don't worry; we've got you covered. Here's the best of what happened last night on late night.</i><p>It was a light night on late night (everyone's still recovering …

The zine sharing feminist stories to keep riot goth alive

In the early 90s, while riot grrrl was kicking off in Olympia, Washington, something a little darker was happening over in Florida. With an aesthetic similar to riot grrrl – babydoll dresses and feminist messages – Jack Off Jill were defining something they called riot goth. Frontwoman Jessicka …