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The Rock, in a towel, sings ultimate hand-washing song for ‘Moana’ fans

The Rock, in a towel, sings ultimate hand-washing song for ‘Moana’ fans

Dwayne Johnson is making sure his youngest child has strong hand washing game with a little help from “Moana.” In a video posted to Instagram, a towel-clad Johnson, aka The Rock, shared with his followers his “sheltering at home, pre daddy’s shower ritual.” “Before my showers now, Baby Tia (mama mia) demands I sing the…MORE

HBO makes programming available free as part of #StayHomeBoxOffice

In advance of the launch of streaming service HBO Max, HBO will seek to ease the act of social distancing by making 500 hours of programming available free for a limited time, under the heading #StayHomeBoxOffice. The promotion kicks off April 3, and will include free streaming of such series as “The Sopranos,” “The Wire”…MORE

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ release date pushed back

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ release date pushed back

For those eagerly awaiting the “Top Gun” sequel, the wait just got a little longer. A spokesperson for Paramount confirmed to CNN Thursday that the North American release date for “Top Gun: Maverick” has been moved from June 24 to December 23. The follow-up to the hit 1986 film has Tom Cruise reprising his role…MORE

Ali Wentworth shares coronavirus diagnosis and says she’s ‘never been sicker’

Ali Wentworth shares coronavirus diagnosis and says she’s ‘never been sicker’

Ali Wentworth has tested positive for coronavirus after falling ill with tightness in her chest and a high fever. “ The actress and wife of “Good Morning America anchor George Stephanopoulos, took to Instagram with the news on Wednesday, writing: “I have tested positive for the Corona Virus. I’ve never been sicker. High fever. Horrific…MORE

Chuck D says Flavor Flav firing was a stunt, but Flav disagrees

Chuck D made headlines when he fired Flavor Flav from Public Enemy and now he says it was all to get people’s attention. Sounds like someone forgot to tell Flavor Flav, however. Chuck D made an appearance on ‘Uproxx’ “People’s Party with Talib Kweli” podcast which was posted on YouTube Tuesday, where he said he…MORE

Stephen Colbert’s dog Benny is the new star of the ‘Late Show’

Stephen Colbert’s dog Benny is the new star of the ‘Late Show’

Stephen Colbert had a co-host for his latest “Late Show” monologue — his adorable dog, Benny. After talking about the coronavirus outbreak for a bit, Colbert mentioned a woman who had trained her dog to deliver groceries to a neighbor in need and decided to give it a try with his own furry friend. Telling…MORE

Joe Exotic’s husband Dillon Passage supports him

Joe Exotic’s husband Dillon Passage supports him

Dillon Passage says he’s staying loyal to his husband. Passage, 24, is married to 57-year-old Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage, aka Joe Exotic, aka Tiger King, who is the subject of the hit Netflix docuseries “Tiger King: Murder, Mayhem and Madness.” Maldonado-Passage is currently serving 22 years in prison after he was sentenced in January on multiple…MORE

‘Slay the Dragon’ connects the dots on the political battle over gerrymandering

‘Slay the Dragon’ connects the dots on the political battle over gerrymandering

“Slay the Dragon” does an extraordinarily good job of taking a complex issue and connecting the dots, which seems particularly appropriate for a documentary about gerrymandering. Well timed to the current election season — especially after voting issues that beset recent primaries — it’s an overtly partisan film that admirably illustrates how an arcane term…MORE

Latest Kobe Bryant book release announced by his wife

Latest Kobe Bryant book release announced by his wife

Vanessa Bryant has announced a new book created by her late husband. Kobe Bryant, who died along with his 13-year-old daughter Gianna Bryant and seven others in a helicopter crash in January in Calabasas, California, had conceived a young adult fantasy series. His wife recently announced on her verified Instagram account that the second book,…MORE

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The Rock, in a towel, sings ultimate hand-washing song for ‘Moana’ fans

The Rock, in a towel, sings ultimate hand-washing song for ‘Moana’ fans

Dwayne Johnson is making sure his youngest child has strong hand washing game with a little help from “Moana.” In a video posted to Instagram, a towel-clad Johnson, aka The Rock, shared with his followers his “sheltering at home, pre daddy’s shower ritual.” “Before my showers now, Baby Tia (mama mia) demands I sing the…

HBO makes programming available free as part of #StayHomeBoxOffice

In advance of the launch of streaming service HBO Max, HBO will seek to ease the act of social distancing by making 500 hours of programming available free for a limited time, under the heading #StayHomeBoxOffice. The promotion kicks off April 3, and will include free streaming of such series as “The Sopranos,” “The Wire”…

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ release date pushed back

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ release date pushed back

For those eagerly awaiting the “Top Gun” sequel, the wait just got a little longer. A spokesperson for Paramount confirmed to CNN Thursday that the North American release date for “Top Gun: Maverick” has been moved from June 24 to December 23. The follow-up to the hit 1986 film has Tom Cruise reprising his role…

Ali Wentworth shares coronavirus diagnosis and says she’s ‘never been sicker’

Ali Wentworth shares coronavirus diagnosis and says she’s ‘never been sicker’

Ali Wentworth has tested positive for coronavirus after falling ill with tightness in her chest and a high fever. “ The actress and wife of “Good Morning America anchor George Stephanopoulos, took to Instagram with the news on Wednesday, writing: “I have tested positive for the Corona Virus. I’ve never been sicker. High fever. Horrific…