Rihanna turns down Super Bowl show, backs Kaepernick
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Pop superstar Rihanna declined an offer to perform at a Super Bowl halftime show because she supported former National Football League quarterback Colin Kaepernick and his protest against racial injustice, according to media reports.
Olivia Colman adds royal touch with 'The Favourite' at London Film Festival
LONDON (Reuters) - The London Film Festival got its one of its starriest red carpets on Thursday when actresses Emma Stone, Rachel Weisz and Olivia Colman premiered "The Favourite," a costume piece with a difference being billed as an Oscar contender.
'Making a Murderer' resumes quest for justice with 'Part 2'
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The documentary "Making a Murderer" captured attention in 2015 with its story of how two Wisconsin men were convicted of a brutal murder, throwing a harsh light on the U.S. justice system and triggering a spate of true-crime programming.
Roseanne character dies of opioid overdose as 'The Conners' take over
NEW YORK (Reuters) - One of television's best-known families returned on Tuesday without its matriarch, as the character of feisty Roseanne Conner was killed off through an accidental opioid overdose.
Late brothel owner Hof will win Nevada vote: campaign manager
(Reuters) - A brothel-owning Republican candidate for the Nevada state legislature who died this week will remain on the ballot and win his election in November, his campaign manager predicted on Wednesday.
'Orange Is the New Black' to End With Season 7
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Orange Is the New Black" is set to end after its upcoming seventh season on Netflix. The cast of the series broke the news in a video post on Wednesday.
Appeals court to hear U.S. Justice Department objection to AT&T deal on Dec. 6
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A U.S. appeals court will hear oral arguments on Dec. 6 in the Justice Department's fight against AT&T Inc's
$85.4 billion purchase of Time Warner, the court said on Wednesday.
TV Review: 'Chilling Adventures of Sabrina' on Netflix
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - "Chilling Adventures of Sabrina" has about a dozen different ideas of what it wants to do and be, but one thing is for certain: the show is, above all, spooky as hell.
Janet Jackson to Receive Global Icon Award at MTV EMAs
LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Janet Jackson is set to receive this year's Global Icon Award at MTV's European Music Awards. Jackson will collect the honor at the ceremony Nov. 4 in Bilbao, Spain, where she will also perform a medley of her greatest hits, including recent hit "Made for Now."
Roseanne calls TV death 'morbid,' audience slumps for 'The Conners'
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Roseanne Barr called the way her character was killed off "grim and morbid" and television viewers stayed away in droves from spinoff show "The Conners" without her.
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