“I have been doing this show for 17 years and we have a few more to go,” DeGeneres said from her home. “If anything has become clear over the last month or so, it’s that we can do a lot more with the platform that we’re given. I intend to use the next two years of my show as a platform for change, to amplify voices of black people and people of color and to educate my audience. More than ever, I feel like this is a responsibility to affect change.” … [Read more...] about Daytime Emmys: ‘The Young & The Restless’, Alex Trebek Take Top Prizes – Winners List
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The acquisition strengthens its position in scripted production in France. The company founded by Stephane Courbit a decade ago is celebrating its 10th anniversary this year and on a global expansion tear after acquisitions in the U.K, launching studios in Asia, Italy and Germany, and is currently in talks to acquire Endemol Shine. … [Read more...] about Banijay Group Buys Majority Stake in French Production House Terence Films
Instead of just pushing the concert dates back -- a la Coachella moving from April to October -- Lollapalooza says "we will be working hard behind the scenes to deliver Chicago a spectacular celebration of Lollapalooza's 30th anniversary in the summer of 2021, and we can't wait to celebrate with you." … [Read more...] about Lollapalooza Canceled Due to Coronavirus, Going Virtual
Beyoncé will be honored for her 2017 BeyGOOD initiative’ Formation Scholars scholarship program for young women “who are unafraid to think outside the box.” That year, she partnered with UNICEF to create ‘BeyGood4Burundi, a multi-year partnership to bring safe water and sanitation to the small, landlocked East African country of Burundi. In 2018 she created the Homecoming Scholars Award Program, following her historic performance at Coachella, which benefited students at eight HBCU colleges and universities. … [Read more...] about Beyoncé To Be Honored For Humanitarian Work At BET Awards; Kobe Bryant & Little Richard Tributes Also Set
When asked if he felt disheartened when Omerta got snubbed, he said 'No' while adding that he was in a very dark mental space, while shooting for Omerta. He asserted that he had started feeling like Omar Sheikh and it doesn't happen to him with every film but with Omerta it happened. … [Read more...] about Rajkummar Rao Reacts To His Film Omerta Being Snubbed During Awards Season!