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Jennifer Hudson and David Otunga split
Jennifer Hudson and David Otunga have split after 10 years.

Using the Simpsons to explain how Asian Americans are overlooked
Hollywood has offered up few Asian American stars. But one of its most well-known is a cartoon: Apu from The Simpsons.

'Justice League' looks to its biggest heroes for box office success
Warner Bros.' DC Entertainment is bringing out all its stars for this weekend's comic book mash-up, "Justice League." But will audiences embrace the superhero squad at the box office the way they flocked to this summer's "Wonder Woman?"

American Music Awards 2017: What to watch for
The 45th American Music Awards are Sunday, and here's what you need to know to get you in the groove:

Jay-Z takes on criminal justice reform in wake of Meek Mill sentence
Jay-Z is speaking out about what he views as the criminal justice system "stalking" black people.

'Mudbound' lifts Netflix with look at race, class divides
Elevating Netflix's theatrical game, "Mudbound" is a powerful and absorbing film, one that does a splendid job of preserving its literary voice while painting a densely layered portrait of two families -- one white, one black -- in World War II-era Mississippi.

Latin Grammys 2017: The winners list
Latin music had its biggest night with the 2017 Latin Grammys in Las Vegas.

'Justice League' races to catch up with Marvel
The success of "Wonder Woman" provided a golden ray of hope that Warner Bros. and DC had finally mastered this whole comic-book-movie thing. "Justice League," by contrast, reflects the haste with which the parties rushed to create their cinematic universe and catch up with Marvel, leaping several intermediate steps in a single bound.

Drake pauses performance to call out a man groping women
Drake was in the middle of performing "Know Yourself" at Sydney's Marquee nightclub Wednesday evening when he suddenly stopped to address a man who he says was groping women in the audience.

Will Hollywood's sexual-misconduct reckoning result in lasting change?
Since the Harvey Weinstein allegations surfaced, Hollywood has been buffeted by waves of new sexual-misconduct allegations against people both in front of and behind the camera. The question now is whether and how the entertainment industry can transform that outpouring of outrage and disgust into action.

How Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger fell in love
Patton Oswalt and Meredith Salenger's courtship was a throwback to an earlier era and yet modern at the same time.

Jeff Ross uses comedy to tackle immigration in new special
There's a moment in Jeff Ross's new comedy special where the comedian couldn't possibly look any more out of place.

'Veep' production postponed as Julia Louis-Dreyfus undergoes cancer treatment
Production on the seventh and final season of HBO's "Veep" has been postponed as star Julia Louis-Dreyfus continues treatment for breast cancer.

Clinton Kelly and Stacy London aren't buds anymore
Friendship appears to be out of style for the former co-hosts of "What Not To Wear."

Star Wars video game maker apologizes after uproar from fans

'Wonder Woman 2' is coming out earlier
Christmas 2019 will be coming a bit earlier for "Wonder Woman 2" fans.

'The Blacklist' killed off ...
"The Blacklist" killed off a beloved character Wednesday night that you can be assured is actually dead.

'The Royals' creator suspended after sexual harassment allegations
"One Tree Hill" creator Mark Schwahn has been suspended from his current series, E!'s "The Royals," following accusations of sexual harassment by colleagues who've worked with him in the past and on his latest series.

Rapper Lil Peep dies at 21
Rapper Lil Peep, an emerging voice on the hip hop scene and a YouTube star, has died at the age of 21, police and a business associate confirmed to CNN Thursday.

Kim Kardashian West confirms sex of baby
Turns out all that pink at Kim Kardashian West's baby shower was a major hint.

Rose McGowan pleads not guilty to drug possession
Actress Rose McGowan turned herself in to authorities in Loudoun County, Virginia, on Tuesday in response to an arrest warrant on charges of drug possession.

Blake Shelton named 'Sexiest Man Alive'
He's a "Voice" coach, a superstar and, now, an official heartthrob. Blake Shelton has been named the 2017 "Sexiest Man Alive" by People magazine.

Scandals provide reason to distinguish stars from their work
In the latest episode of "This Is Us," the character of Kevin -- struggling with an addiction to pain killers -- urges an assembly at his old high school not to admire him just because he's a popular actor.

Denzel Washington presses case for 'Roman J. Israel'
Denzel Washington, the producer, has developed a knack for finding great roles for Denzel Washington, the actor -- last year in "Fences" (which he also directed), this year in "Roman J. Israel, Esq." Washington's quirky performance shines brightly, but in a movie that otherwise doesn't present an especially strong case for rushing out to see it.

Marvel's grim 'The Punisher' misses target
Marvel's most sadistic vigilante has been an ongoing source of screen fascination, yielding movies of the uneven-to-bad variety. Although a Netflix series might look like more hospitable turf, "The Punisher" only marginally improves on that legacy, yielding a grim, plodding story that tends to confuse body count with achievement.

'Jim & Andy' captures Jim Carrey's deep dive into Andy Kaufman
Tales about tortured artists (and comedians in particular) are a dime a dozen. Yet "Jim & Andy: The Great Beyond" -- a Netflix documentary about Jim Carrey's total immersion into the role of Andy Kaufman while making the 1998 biopic "Man on the Moon" -- somehow feels utterly fresh, presenting the toll paid by two eccentric comedic geniuses for the price of one.

Comcast has approached 21st Century Fox about a major deal

Shep Smith fact-checks Fox News on Clinton, Uranium One deal
Fox News anchor Shepard Smith has earned a reputation over the years for ideological apostasy, providing a sharp mid-afternoon break from the conservative perspective that dominates the rest of the network's programming.

Old Vic theater: 20 allegations uncovered against Kevin Spacey
The Old Vic theater in London says it has uncovered 20 allegations of inappropriate behavior by Kevin Spacey.

Roy Moore writes open letter to Sean Hannity after Fox News host's ultimatum