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Tom Hanks is absolutely perfect as Mister Rogers in new movie trailer

Watch Sony's new trailer for "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood" starring Tom Hanks as the late Fred Rogers.

Kevin Feige reveals the thinking behind Marvel's Phase Four

Marvel announced that Academy Award-winning actor Mahershala Ali will star in the upcoming "Blade" reboot.

Essential movies of the '90s, from 'Goodfellas' to 'The Truman Show'

Director Cameron Crowe explains how Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding Jr. came together to make movie magic in 1996's "Jerry Maguire." Learn more about the stories behind your favorite films on CNN's "The Movies," Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Denise Nickerson, Violet in 'Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory,' has died

Denise Nickerson, best known for portraying Violet Beauregarde in "Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory," has died at 62, according to multiple reports citing a Facebook post from her family.

A teary Julianne Hough awards a golden buzzer to a 12-year-old Broadway fan on 'America's Got Talent'

"America's Got Talent" judge Julianne Hough brought 12-year-old aspiring Broadway star Luke Islam to tears by awarding him the golden buzzer.

Kristin Davis tears up recalling racism directed at her baby

"Sex and the City" star Kristin Davis opened up about being a single mother to an adopted black daughter and son on an episode of "Red Table Talk" with host Jada Pinkett Smith.

Aziz Ansari thinks white people are trying too hard with 'Crazy Rich Asians'

"Crazy Rich Asians" actress Michelle Yeoh says that the film reflects the type of storytelling audiences want.

Stevie Wonder announces he'll be having kidney surgery in September

During a concert in London, musician Stevie Wonder announced he will take a break from music to undergo a kidney transplant surgery.

Disney Channel star Cameron Boyce dies at age 20

Actor Cameron Boyce, who starred in the Disney Channel's television shows and series, has died at age 20.

Joss Stone deported from Iran, singer says on Instagram

Singer Joss Stone said on Instagram that she was being deported from Iran before performing there for her "Total World Tour."

Everyone thinks Halle Berry has been cast as 'The Little Mermaid'

The singer Halle Bailey, who is one half of the musical duo, "Chloe X Halle," has been cast as Ariel in Disney's upcoming live-action movie of "The Little Mermaid."

Avicii showed no signs of planning suicide, his father says

CNN's Robyn Curnow speaks to the father of superstar DJ Avicii, who died by suicide in 2018, about his work urging policymakers to address mental health problems earlier in a person's life, before it becomes too late.

A 'Stranger Things' refresher because it's OK if you've forgotten what's happened so far

It's summertime in Hawkins, Indiana, and "Stranger Things" is back for a third season on July 4.

R. Kelly is arrested by feds on new charges while walking his dog in Chicago

For more than 20 years, allegations of sexual misconduct have been mounting against R. Kelly. The R&B singer has repeatedly denied all accusations of wrongdoing.

'Apollo 11': 8 moments from the documentary to watch for

CNN Films' documentary "Apollo 11" uses newly discovered footage and hours of uncatalogued audio recordings to tell the story of the 1969 moon landing with new clarity. The film airs Saturday, July 20 at 9 and 11 p.m. ET.

Stevie Wonder announces he'll be having kidney surgery in September

Stevie Wonder invokes sentiments from Black Lives Matter while paying tribute to his friend, Aretha Franklin.

The 10 highest-grossing movies of all time may surprise you

Blockbusters once dominated both the box office and the awards circuits. CNN Business' Frank Pallotta explains why that's no longer the case. Watch CNN's "The Movies" Sundays at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Mom says 'Old Town Road' got her nonverbal son singing

"Old Town Road" by Lil Nas X was booted from Billboard's Country charts but remained at #1 on Billboard's Top 100 for over 9 weeks chart after fans and celebrities rallied behind it.

Lil Nas X's Pride tweets mean exactly what most people think they do

Lil Nas X closed out Pride month with some tweets that had people thinking he's made a declaration about his sexuality.

Taylor Swift calls sale of her music catalog her 'worst case scenario'

Taylor Swift called it her "worst case scenario," learning that her music catalog has been sold to a company owned by music manager Scooter Braun.

Country star Jake Owen claps back at anti-LGBTQ commenter

Country singer Jake Owen pushed back when a fan made an anti-LGBTQ comment on Instagram about his cover of Cher's 1998 hit "Believe."

A 42-year-old woman became the first mother to conquer 'American Ninja Warrior' course

Sandy Zimmerman, 42, is both the first mom and oldest woman ever to complete a course on "American Ninja Warrior."

Shawn Mendes' video of 'Señorita' just made everyone, everywhere fall in love with him

Singer Shawn Mendes released behind-the-scenes footage of his music video with Camila Cabello, "Señorita," including a moment when he accidentally dropped Cabello while they were rehearsing their dance moves.

In Japan, Trump accuses Jussie Smollett of hate crime against his supporters

Haven't been able to keep up with the twists and turns of the Jussie Smollett case? Watch this.

Beyoncé and Donald Glover have us feeling the 'Lion King' love

Watch a new clip of Beyoncé and Donald Glover singing, "Can You Feel the Love Tonight," as Nala and Simba.

Chicago police release body cam footage of Jussie Smollett reporting his attack

Chicago police have released dozens of hours of footage from the investigation into the attack Jussie Smollett reported he suffered. CNN's Ryan Young has the details.

Nipsey Hussle's BET Awards tribute wasn't the only win for the late rapper

The 2019 BET Awards celebrated African-American culture with explosive musical performances and honorary awards to black icons including Tyler Perry and Nipsey Hussle.

Lisa Marie Presley shared a family photo, and fans see an Elvis double

Lisa Marie Presley shared a rare family photo on Twitter and Instagram, and her son Benjamin Keough's resemblance to his grandfather, the king of rock 'n' roll, has fans buzzing.

Seth Meyers day drinking with Rihanna needs to happen more

Rihanna joined Seth Meyers for a day drinking session that left the late-night host covered in makeup and singing the pop star's hits.

Carrie Underwood, NFL and NBC sued over 'Sunday Night Football' song

Carrie Underwood is facing a lawsuit over her "Sunday Night Football" theme song "Game On." The lawsuit claims Underwood plagiarized another singer's song of the same name.

New stripped-down Freddie Mercury tune is unearthed from 1985

A close friend of Freddie Mercury released a new version of the Queen frontman singing "Time Waits for No One," accompanied only by a piano.

Carrie Underwood, NFL and NBC sued over 'Sunday Night Football' song

Singer Heidi Merrill has filed a lawsuit against Carrie Underwood, NBC and the NFL, accusing them of plagiarizing the "Sunday Night Football" theme song.

Granger Smith shares details of son's drowning in emotional video

In a heartfelt tribute, Granger Smith and his wife shared photos and videos of their 3-year-old son River who died following a drowning accident.

'Apollo 11': 8 moments from the documentary to watch for

"It was jaw-dropping," says the director of "Apollo 11." Todd Douglas Miller talks about discovering 50 year old film in pristine condition. Watch the TV premiere of 'Apollo 11' on Sunday, June 23 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos need to lock their door

Listen to Kelly Ripa and Mark Consuelos share what happened after their teen daughter entered their bedroom without knocking.

Documentary trailer recalls XXXTentacion a year after his death

The estate of rapper XXXTentacion, killed at age 20 in an apparent robbery in 2018, released a trailer for a new documentary about his life.

James Corden and Michelle Obama battle it out in 'Late Late Show' dodgeball game

Michelle Obama rose to "The Late Late Show" host James Corden's dodgeball challenge and led Team USA to victory over Team UK.

Fashion icon and artist Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, iconic fashion designer, dies at age 95. Vanderbilt's son, CNN's Anderson Cooper, pays tribute to his mother's life.

Fashion icon and artist Gloria Vanderbilt dies at 95

Anderson Cooper and his mother, Gloria Vanderbilt, talk about their new book, "The Rainbow Comes and Goes."

'You Need to Calm Down' may be Taylor Swift's most political move yet

Taylor Swift released the star-studded video for her newest single "You Need to Calm Down," featuring a cameo by Katy Perry.

Grown-up Danny is as well adjusted as you'd imagine in 'Shining' sequel trailer

Warner Brothers has released the trailer for "Doctor Sleep," the sequel to the 1980 thriller "The Shining."

Cuba Gooding Jr. charged with forcible touching in alleged New York groping incident

Cuba Gooding Jr. has been charged with forcible touching, a misdemeanor, and sex abuse in the third degree relating to an alleged groping incident in New York City last weekend. He has pleaded not guilty to the charges.

John Stamos hosts tour of his 'sturdy, funky, cool' $5.8 million home

John Stamos and his wife Caitlin McHugh gave Architectural Digest a tour of their Beverly Hills home, which they share with their 14-month-old son Billy.

Cuba Gooding Jr. charged with forcible touching in New York groping incident

Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. has turned himself in to the NYPD for questioning in an alleged groping incident.

'Counting On' grandmother Mary Duggar dies after falling into pool

Mary Duggar, also known as Grandma on TLC's reality shows "Counting On" and "19 Kids and Counting," passed on June 9 after a pool accident at her home.

John Krasinski next-level trolled Jenna Fischer at Stanley Cup Game 7

"The Office" cast members John Krasinski and Jenna Fischer troll each other on social media leading up to the St. Louis Blues Stanley Cup victory.

Jessica Biel says she's not against vaccinations

Actress Jessica Biel spent a day this week in Sacramento, California, meeting with lawmakers and anti-vaccination advocate Robert F. Kennedy Jr. to discuss a controversial vaccine bill.

Mira Sorvino reveals she is a rape survivor

Actress Mira Sorvino, who has been one of the most vocal voices in the #MeToo movement, says she is a survivor of rape.

An 11-year-old cancer survivor earned a golden buzzer from Simon Cowell on 'America's Got Talent'

"America's Got Talent" judge Simon Cowell gave the golden buzzer to 11-year-old Tyler Butler-Figueroa, who learned the violin after overcoming leukemia.

Chris Pine remembers Anton Yelchin in new documentary about the late actor

Actor Anton Yelchin, known best for his roles in "Star Trek," was killed after getting pinned by his own car, police told CNN.

'Frozen 2' trailer raises questions about Elsa's powers

Queen Elsa and Princess Anna are back in the trailer for "Frozen II," which will likely mean more huge box office and merchandising returns for Disney.

Keanu Reeves was 'breathtaking' at XBox's E3 event

At the E3 conference, Microsoft unveiled its newest console, codenamed Project Scarlett. It's reportedly four times as powerful as the Xbox One X.

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are married

Actor Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger married in Montecito, California in what Pratt said was "the best day of our lives."

Rapper found dead from gunshot wounds after his car crashes in Maryland

Police found Maryland rapper Edward Montre Seay, 32, or Tre Da Kid, dead in Annapolis. Officials responded to calls about shots fired where they found a single vehicle crashed at the scene.

Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger are married

Actor Chris Pratt announced his engagement to Katherine Schwarzenegger on Instagram, saying "I'm thrilled to be marrying you."

You know what really sparks joy? Taking a sledgehammer to your ex's stuff. There's a show for that

HGTV premiered their new show, "Unspouse My House," where interior designer Orlando Soria redesigns spaces for clients who want to forget their exes lived there.

Miley Cyrus grabbed around neck, kissed by overzealous fan in Spain

Miley Cyrus was grabbed and kissed by an apparent fan while walking through a crowd in Barcelona, Spain over the weekend.

Dolly Parton won't ride Dollywood rides because it'll mess up her wig

In an interview with the New York Times, legendary singer Dolly Parton confesses she sometimes sleeps in her makeup for a very interesting reason.

James Corden admits to 'crippling' nerves ahead of hosting this weekend's Tony Awards

In an interview with HLN's Chloe Melas, James Corden discussed his nervousness about hosting this year's show, and why he hasn't yet renewed his contract with CBS.

Jennifer Aniston now says she's up for a 'Friends' reunion

In an interview with Ellen DeGeneres, Aniston said that she and other members of the cast are open to a "Friends" reunion.

Howie Mandel awards 'electric' singer with Golden Buzzer on 'America's Got Talent'

"America's Got Talent" judge Howie Mandel stepped on the golden buzzer to advance Joseph Allen after the singer said he wanted to leave his footprint on the world.

Marcia Cross says her anal cancer is linked to HPV and husband's throat cancer

Actress Marcia Cross is trying to break the stigma associated with anal cancer.

Ja Rule still thinks Fyre Festival was a good idea

Guests call Fyre Festival "a sham" after spending more than $12,000 to attend.

Tracy Morgan gets in a crash right after buying a $2 million Bugatti

Actor Tracy Morgan says he is "totally fine" after his new $2 million Bugatti supercar was involved in an accident less than an hour after purchase.

James Holzhauer's historic 'Jeopardy!' winning streak is over

The Las Vegas gambler finally lost after 32 straight wins, falling just short of beating the all-time cash winnings record.

Khloe Kardashian attends her first prom with a fan

Khloé Kardashian attended her very first high school prom. The 34-year-old reality star went with a super fan, whom she called "THE BEST date ever."

Superstar Jay-Z is the first billionaire rapper, says Forbes

Jay Z is a hip hop star and entertainment mogul who rose from the projects to become one of the most successful rappers in history.

'America's Got Talent' singer Kodi Lee gets season's first golden buzzer

The 14th season of "America's Got Talent" got underway with a standout performance from a blind, autistic contestant named Kodi Lee.

Iron Maiden files $2m lawsuit over 'Ion Maiden' video game

Rock and roll frontman Bruce Dickinson brews up Trooper beer. Rosie Tomkins reports.

Joe Jonas says Diplo 'ruined' his wedding to Sophie Turner

Joe Jonas talks about how he felt when he learned his and Sophie Turner's wedding ceremony was being live streamed on social media by DJ Diplo.

Alex Trebek says he's in 'near remission' with his cancer

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he's responding well to treatment for stage 4 pancreatic cancer. CNN's Elizabeth Cohen has the story.

'Blue's Clues' is returning and people have mixed feelings about it

Nickelodeon is bringing back its hit children's TV show, "Blue's Clues," with a new star and a computer-generated pup.

Kit Harington checks into wellness retreat after 'Game of Thrones' finale

"Game of Thrones" star Kit Harington has reportedly checked into a wellness retreat to deal with personal issues, after the blockbuster series came to an end.

Ellen DeGeneres recounts assault by her stepfather in David Letterman interview

While discussing Christine Blasey Ford's allegations of sexual misconduct against Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh, Ellen DeGeneres told NBC's "Today Show" she was a victim at age 15.

Ayesha Curry doesn't want you body shaming her baby

Ayesha Curry shuts down commentator who body-shamed her 10-month-old son on Instagram

'Jeopardy!' champion James Holzhauer wins his 23rd game, continuing his streak

James Holzhauer has the second-most total winnings and the second-longest winning streak behind all-time winningest "Jeopardy!" champion Ken Jennings.

Rapper Meek Mill says Las Vegas Cosmopolitan hotel is 'racist as hell' after they turned him away

Rap star Meek Mill was turned away from the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, after he called the hotel, "racist as hell."

Elton John refused to 'tone down' the sex and drugs in 'Rocketman'

Elton John will retire from touring — but not before a three-year worldwide mega-tour. The legendary singer tells CNN's Chloe Melas that he made the decision to spend more time with his family.

Adam Levine is leaving 'The Voice'

CNN chats with judges Adam Levine, Blake Shelton and Carson Daly.

Geoffrey Rush wins $1.9m payout on #MeToo defamation case

Oscar-winning actor Geoffrey Rush has been awarded $2.9 million Australian dollars (over $1.9 million USD) after winning his defamation case against a Sydney newspaper publisher and journalist, CNN affiliate SBS News reports.

What you missed on ABC's live version of 'All in the Family' and 'The Jeffersons'

Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel paired up with show creator Norman Lear to do a one-time live performance of iconic sitcoms "All in the Family" and "The Jeffersons."

Ellen DeGeneres renews her talk show for 3 more years

Ellen DeGeneres announced that her show, "The Ellen DeGeneres Show," will continue for at least 3 more years.

'Downton Abbey' movie trailer gets royal treatment

The "Downton Abbey" movie, based on the popular TV series of the same name, hits theaters on September 20.

Whitney Houston will have new music and a hologram tour

New music and a Whitney hologram tour, "Racing In The Rain" preview, and do shots with the stars of "Long Shot!"

'Game of Thrones' is over, so now what?

"Game of Thrones" actor Kristofer Hivju discusses the series finale after more than a million people signed a petition to get the show's last season remade.

'American Idol' crowns new winner

Stars Lionel Richie and Idol veteran Adam Lambert perform before ABC's "American Idol" crowns its winner.

Boy George storms off the set of 'The Voice Australia'

Boy George stormed off the "The Voice Australia" set during the show's blind auditions phase after a testy exchange with one of the contestants.

Arnold Schwarzenegger got kicked in the back while he was in South Africa

Actor and former California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger was kicked in the back while visiting South Africa for the annual Arnold Classic Africa.

Country star Travis Tritt's tour bus sideswiped in crash that killed 2

A tour bus carrying country musician Travis Tritt was sideswiped during a crash that left two people dead in South Carolina, he said.

Halle Berry knew this movie would be a flop while she was filming it

When actress Halle Berry was asked on "The Late Late Show with James Corden" if she ever knew a movie would turn out poorly while she was filming it, she had an answer ready to go.

Robert Pattinson 'Batman' report is a dark night for some

Actor Robert Pattinson could be next in line to take on the role of Batman, according to a report from Variety.

Taylor Swift says her biggest teenage rebellion involved ex Joe Jonas

Taylor Swift tells Ellen DeGeneres that she's sorry for taking a swipe at Joe Jonas after their breakup in 2008.

Chuck Lorre says it's 'foolish' to think there won't be another 'Big Bang'

"The Big Bang Theory" co-stars Kaley Cuoco and Johnny Galecki talk about the end of the hit show's 12-year run.

Maisie Williams says her 'Game of Thrones' fame affected her mental health

Maisie Williams who plays "Arya Stark" in HBO's "Game of Thrones" talks about her character, her life and the future of her career.

'Jeremy Kyle Show' canceled 'for good' after guest's death, ITV says

British talk show "The Jeremy Kyle Show," known for its confrontational style, has been canceled after a guest died a week after taping an episode.

Tim Conway, star of the 'Carol Burnett Show,' dies at 85

Actor and comedian Tim Conway, best known for his work on "The Carol Burnett Show," died on Tuesday morning in Los Angeles, according to his publicist.

Aaron Rodgers latest celeb to make 'Game of Thrones' cameo

Aaron Rodgers, the star quarterback for the Green Bay Packers, is the latest celebrity to make a cameo on the "Game of Thrones" HBO series.

Constance Wu clarifies her tweets after her show's renewal

Fans were stunned by actress Constance Wu's initial reaction to the news that 'Fresh Off The Boat' was returning for Season 6.

Constance Wu explains her outburst after her show's renewal

Actress Constance Wu explains why she took on the role of Rachel Chu in the blockbuster film "Crazy Rich Asians."

Jaden Smith might play Kanye West in a Showtime anthology series

Kanye West took his Sunday Service to the Coachella Festival and performed alongside artists like Kid Cudi and Chance the Rapper.

Britney Spears granted a restraining order against Sam Lutfi

Britney Spears has been granted a temporary restraining order against a former member of her inner circle, Sam Lutfi. He was ordered to stay at least 200 yards away from the singer and to not make "disparaging public statements" about Spears, her family, her conservator or her current manager.

Kim Kardashian and Kanye West's surrogate has gone into labor

Kim Kardashian and Kayne West are expecting their fourth child via a surrogate mother.

Tyra Banks is now 'BanX'

CNN's Don Lemon spoke with supermodel Tyra Banks about being featured on the cover of "Sports Illustrated" at age 45.

'Nashville Flipped' star Troy Dean Shafer dead at 38

38-year-old Troy Shafer, reality TV star of DIY's "Nashville Flipped," unexpectedly died on April 28. HLN's Elizabeth Prann reports.

New Netflix game show 'Flinch' divides viewers

In Netflix's 'Flinch' contestants are electrocuted if they react to scary situations. Some viewers are comparing the show to watching torture.

The infamous coffee cup in that 'Game of Thrones' episode has now vanished

The 4th episode of "Game of Thrones" Season 8 contained an unexpected surprise. No, we're not talking about anyone dying.

Katie Holmes and Jamie Foxx are at least Met Gala official

At the 2019 Met Gala, celebs dressed for the theme "Camp: Notes on Fashion" which was colorful, theatrical and almost always over-the-top.

Jimmy Kimmel got Tom Brady to throw a football through his faux-rival Matt Damon's window. Damon feigned fury

Patriots star Tom Brady stepped into the Kimmel-Damon faux-feud by throwing a football through Matt Damon's "house."

Adam Sandler's tribute to Chris Farley on 'SNL' made us all emotional

Adam Sandler opened his return to SNL with a suitably fitting song about being fired, before closing out with a musical tribute to actor and fellow former castmate Chris Farley.

The new Miss USA is a North Carolina lawyer who works on behalf of prison inmates

The new Miss USA is Cheslie Kryst, an attorney from North Carolina who works on behalf of prison inmates. Listen to her powerful answer to this question.

Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca in 'Star Wars,' dies at 74

Chewbacca has been an iconic 'Star Wars' character from the beginning. See why the Wookie has become a fan favorite.

The top 5 moments from the Billboard Music Awards

From Madonna performing with holograms of herself, to Drake's shoutout of "Game of Thrones," here's the highlights from the 2019 Billboard Music Awards.

Rick Schroder arrested for domestic violence

Actor Rick Schroder was arrested for the second time in a month for a domestic violence incident involving the same woman, according to the Los Angeles County Sheriff.

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner married by Elvis impersonator in Las Vegas

"Game of Thrones" actress Sophie Turner and musician Joe Jonas are now married after a surprise ceremony in Las Vegas.

'The Handmaid's Tale' Season 3 trailer shows a revolution on the rise

Hulu has released a trailer for the third season of 'The Handmaid's Tale,' which is a staple show for the streaming service's original programming.

The 'Sonic the Hedgehog' trailer is out and people are having visceral reactions to it

The first trailer for the "Sonic the Hedgehog" movie dropped, and between Sonic's teeth and Jim Carrey as Dr. Robotnik, people are having strong reactions to it.

'Game of Thrones' Episode 3 recap: Say hello to the god of death

Watch Arya Stark grow up from tomboy to assassin on "Game of Thrones."

Daniel Craig's final outing as James Bond will include Rami Malek as the bad guy

Daniel Craig and other stars from the 25th movie in the James Bond franchise gathered in Jamaica to give us a glimpse of the upcoming film.

The post-credits of 'Avengers: Endgame' has something new

Every Marvel Cinematic Universe film has featured a mid-credits or end-credits scene. While "Avengers: Endgame" lacks a complete scene, there is still something to intrigue fans.

'Avengers: Endgame' could be perfect storm for bathroom-break app

Marvel's "Avengers: Endgame" will wrap up storylines that have been 21 films in the making, and has theaters preparing for a potentially record-breaking opening weekend.

Rapper Bun B shot an armed intruder trying to steal his car

Bernard Freeman, known as rapper Bun B, shot an armed man suspected of invading his home in southwest Houston.

Jennifer Garner nabs cover of People's 'Beautiful People' issue

Actress Jennifer Garner says she wasn't one of the "pretty girls" growing up. Now she's the cover star of People magazine's "Beautiful People" issue.

Beyoncé just posted her first Instagram Story, and you could be in it

In her first Instagram story, Beyoncé chose to make her debut about her fans, who posted videos of themselves dancing along to her new single.

'Jeopardy!' contestant wins again, bringing his total to more than $1 million

James Holzhauer eclipsed his own single-day record on the quiz show "Jeopardy!" with $131,127 in cash winnings.

Ariana Grande closes out Coachella with surprise Justin Bieber duet

Justin Bieber announced he has a new album coming soon, after performing a duet with Ariana Grande to close out the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival.

'Game of Thrones' Episode 2 recap: Let's all sit by the fire before we die

Jaime Lannister went from villain to hero to somewhere in-between on "Game of Thrones." Here's a look back at his character's evolution.

Lizzo is the musical artist you need to hear right now

Singer and rapper Lizzo's music is full of unapologetic, self-love mantras empowering plus-sized black women.

Michelle Williams and her husband, musician Phil Elverum, have split

Actress Michelle Williams discusses her experience playing the role of Marilyn Monroe for a movie during a 2011 interview with Piers Morgan.

Jenna Dewan's boyfriend got her hooked on wrestling

Channing Tatum and Jenna Dewan Tatum announced that they are separating after nearly nine years of marriage.

Rapper Kodak Black arrested

Kodak Black, whose real name is Bill K. Kapri, was arrested on gun and drug charges Wednesday near Niagara Falls, New York.

Jason Momoa shaved his beard and people are freaking out

Jason Momoa posted a video of himself shaving his facial hair off to promote aluminum recycling.

Sophie Turner says she dealt with depression during 'Game of Thrones'

Actress Sophie Turner shared in an interview that criticism over her role on "Game of Thrones" was one of the reasons that led to her depression.

Beyoncé's 'Homecoming' doc on Netflix is black excellence

Superstar Beyoncé Knowles has built an entertainment and business empire that keeps the BeyHive buzzing.

Laura Ingraham facing backlash after Nipsey Hussle segment

Snoop Dogg, The Game and other artists are calling for Fox host Laura Ingraham to be fired after a controversial segment on Nipsey Hussle, just one day after his memorial.

Ariana Grande reunites (most of) *NSYNC at Coachella

Pop singer Ariana Grande staged a reunion of '90s boy band *NSYNC during her first of two headlining sets at Coachella.

Cord-cutting millennials are geeking out over Disney+, which promises a sweet nostalgia fix

See the Disney Channel throwbacks like "Lizzie McGuire," "Even Stevens" and "Hannah Montana" that Disney hopes will entice millennials to join its new streaming service.

Waka Flocka Flame was inside an Atlanta recording studio during a shooting

CNN's Brianna Keilar speaks with rapper Waka Flocka Flame who canceled his scheduled performance at SAE fraternity at the University of Oklahoma.

Nipsey Hussle's store becomes sacred ground for fans

Snoop Dogg honored the late rapper Nipsey Hussle at a memorial service at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

BTS! We haven't seen boy-band fandom like this since the Beatles

Big-name K-Pop groups like BTS and EXO are building a fortune off their success and becoming a worldwide phenomenon.

Barack Obama pays tribute to Nipsey Hussle

Former President Barack Obama paid tribute to Nipsey Hussle in a letter that was read at a memorial for the late musician and community activist.

How 'Game of Thrones' conquered TV with drama and dragons

Anderson Cooper, reporting for "60 Minutes," transforms into a White Walker while behind the scenes of "Game of Thrones."

Obama, Snoop Dogg and Stevie Wonder are among those paying tribute to Nipsey Hussle

A funeral procession will follow Nipsey Hussle's public memorial at the Staples Center in Los Angeles.

Avicii's new song talks about sleepless nights and a restless mind

Grammy nominated Swedish DJ Avicii died in April 2018. He was one of the most successful touring DJs in the industry, working with artists including Madonna.

'Smallville' actress pleads guilty to charges relating to sex trafficking case

Actress Allison Mack has pleaded guilty to racketeering conspiracy and racketeering relating to her alleged role in a sex trafficking case. As part of her guilty plea, Mack admitted to state law extortion and forced labor. HLN's Robin Meade has more.

CNN's Don Lemon is engaged to boyfriend Tim Malone

CNN anchor Don Lemon and boyfriend Tim Malone announced their engagement in an Instagram post.

Charlize Theron says she's single and ready for love

Actress Charlize Theron poked fun at her single life while promoting her upcoming movie "Long Shot."

'Game of Thrones' is wrapping up and we have SO many questions we need answered

Stars of HBO's "Game of Thrones" appeared during host Kit Harington's "Saturday Night Live" monologue asking for spoilers on the series' highly anticipated finale.

Netflix teases release of possible Beyoncé documentary on Twitter

Beyoncé made Coachella history as the first woman of color to headline the music festival. For nearly two hours the singer performed to throngs of fans, leaving many nicknaming the event "Beychella."

A man tried to tackle wrestling champion Bret Hart during his WWE Hall of Fame speech -- and immediately regretted it

A man rushed the stage and tackled pro wrestler Bret "The Hitman" Hart as he was speaking at the WWE Hall of Fame ceremony in New York.

Comedian's off-Broadway show explores what it means to be Puerto Rican and American

Comedian Elizardi Castro shares details about his off-Broadway one-man show, "Made in Puerto Rico."

Elisabeth Hasselbeck nearly quit 'The View' in 2006 after on-air scolding

Author Ramin Setoodeh tells CNN's Alisyn Camerota that "The View" brought politics into daytime television, which he details in his new book "Ladies Who Punch: The Explosive Inside Story of The View."

Ozzy Osbourne is postponing all his 2019 concert dates after an illness and an injury

These tracks were selected by The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame as Ozzy Osbourne's best

Mick Jagger doing well after heart valve replacement

Mick Jagger is behind many memorable hits with the Rolling Stones, but he's also topped the charts as a solo artist.

Charlize Theron says she's single and ready for love

Actress Charlize Theron talks about embracing the unknown after her career as a ballet dancer didn't work out.

Luke Perry buried in Tennessee

From bad boy to protective father: Luke Perry started off as a teen heartthrob on "Beverly Hills, 90210" and was most recently known for his role on "Riverdale."

Britney Spears says she's taking 'me' time

Britney Spears says she is taking time away from the spotlight for "me time." Spears recently canceled her Las Vegas residency, citing her father's health.

'This Is Us' season three finale reveals the identity of 'her'

'This Is Us' stars Milo Ventimiglia, Susan Kelechi Watson, and Justin Hartley dish on how the show has affected them, plans for their characters, and what to expect from the "stressful" finale.

Magician David Blaine under investigation for sexual assault

Watch how a hashtag turned into a unifying and historic movement. Here's a look at #MeToo one year later.

Nipsey Hussle: Lauren London and the love he left behind

Grammy-nominated rapper Nipsey Hussle died after a shooting in Los Angeles near a clothing store he was associated with, according to a high-ranking official with Los Angeles Police. Celebrities, athletes, fans and his community come together to mourn.

Chris Rock rips an absent Jussie Smollett at the NAACP Image Awards

Comedian Chris Rock pokes fun at "Empire" star Jussie Smollett at the 50th annual NAACP Image Awards.

Rolling Stones postpone tour on doctor's orders

British rock band The Rolling Stones announced the postponement of an upcoming North American tour. The band will not be embarking on a 17-gig tour due to singer Mick Jagger's health.

Nicolas Cage files for an annulment just four days after marrying

Academy Award-winning actor Nicolas Cage has starred in dozens of movies over nearly 40 years.

Lanita Carter, R. Kelly accuser, speaks publicly for the first time

Lanita Carter, R. Kelly's former hairdresser, is one of four alleged victims whose accusations helped lead to Kelly's arrest in Chicago in February.

'Avengers: Endgame' promises to be a very long sit

A month after "Avengers: Infinity War" hit theaters, movie experts theorize what could happen in the follow up. (Spoilers!) Rick Damigella reports.

Cardi B will not 'glorify' her controversial past

Rapper Cardi B speaks out after a video resurfaced of her admitting to drugging and robbing men while she was a dancer.

There's a global 'Game of Thrones' scavenger hunt going on

HBO's "Game of Thrones" is marketing its final season with a global scavenger hunt for six iron thrones.

The prosecutor who dropped Jussie Smollett's charges says he believes the actor lied to the police

In an interview with CNN's Don Lemon, Jussie Smollett's lawyer, Patricia Brown Holmes, describes the scene in the courtroom before the charges against the actor were dropped.

As Jussie Smollett proclaims innocence, mayor and police chief take aim at 'whitewash of justice'

Former DC Police Chief Charles Ramsey tells CNN's Brooke Baldwin the Jussie Smollett case "stinks" and needs to be looked at more closely.

As Jussie Smollett proclaims innocence, mayor and police chief take aim at 'whitewash of justice'

Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson said he does not believe justice was served in the case of Jussie Smollett, after all charges against Smollett were dropped, and Mayor Rahm Emmanuel added that the outcome was a "whitewash of justice."

All of Jussie Smollett's charges have been dropped, but Chicago's mayor still calls his story a hoax

Actor Jussie Smollett's attorneys say that all criminal charges have been dropped after Smollett had an "emergency" court appearance in Cook County.

All of Jussie Smollett's charges have been dropped, but Chicago's mayor still calls his story a hoax

Actor Jussie Smollett spoke following the announcement that all charges against him have been dropped.

Justin Bieber stepping away from music because of 'deep rooted issues'

Justin Bieber asked his fans via Instagram for their prayers, saying in a candid post he has been feeling disconnected lately.

Emilia Clarke reveals she underwent two life-saving brain surgeries

"Game of Thrones" star Emilia Clarke reveals she suffered two brain aneurysms during the early years of the hit HBO series.

All the shows Apple wants you to get excited about

Tim Cook introduced his company's new streaming service, Apple TV+, with the help of stars Steven Spielberg, Reese Witherspoon, Jennifer Aniston, and Oprah Winfrey.

Apple TV+ = Hollywood A-list of streaming options

Apple will allow consumers to subscribe to channels such as Starz, Showtime and HBO.

A high school's 'Alien' play is the talk of Hollywood

A high school production of the iconic 1979 movie "Alien" has burst onto the scene and even garnered Hollywood's attention. Drama club students at New Jersey's North Bergen High School went all out for "Alien: The Play," including an elaborate alien costume. HLN's Susan Hendricks reports.

Amy Schumer on why she revealed her husband's autism diagnosis

Amy Schumer spoke about her husband, Christopher Fischer, being diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder in her Netflix special "Amy Schumer: Growing."

'Toy Story 4' embarks on an adventure to save a new character

Pixar Animation released the trailer for 'Toy Story 4' which is set to come out in June.

Guitarist Dick Dale, surf rock pioneer, is dead at 81

Dick Dale pioneered the California "surf rock" genre of the early 1960s. He died at 81.

K-Pop stars named in growing South Korea sex scandal

Several high-profile K-Pop stars have been named as being members of an online group chat that shared sexually explicit videos of women filmed without their knowledge or consent, South Korean police confirmed.

And the next 'Bachelorette' is ...

Chris Harrison revealed to fans during the season finale of the Bachelor that the next "Bachelorette" will be Hannah Brown.

'The Bachelor' finale ends with a shocking twist

Since "The Bachelor" premiered in 2002, the show and its various spinoffs like "The Bachelorette" and "Bachelor in Paradise" have been big business for ABC.

Favorite TV moms embroiled in alleged college admissions scandal

Actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin are among dozens of wealthy parents, elite college coaches and college prep executives accused of carrying out a nationwide fraud to get students into prestigious colleges, according to a massive federal indictment. CNN's Brynn Gingras reports.

Favorite TV moms embroiled in alleged college admissions scandal

Dozens of people, including actresses Felicity Huffman and Lori Loughlin, face racketeering charges over allegedly facilitating cheating on tests and bribing college coaches, according to a federal indictment.

Rep. Dan Crenshaw shows off his Captain America-inspired glass eye

Rep. Dan Crenshaw (R-TX) revealed a Captain America-inspired glass eye during actor Chris Evans' visit to Capitol Hill.

R. Kelly leaves jail after posting bail, saying, 'We're going to straighten all this stuff out'

Singer R. Kelly was released from Chicago's Cook County Jail for the second time in less than a month after posting bail, the Cook County Sheriff's Office said.

Here's what Gayle King was thinking during the R. Kelly interview

On The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, CBS's Gayle King explained what was going through her mind as R. Kelly erupted during their interview.

Jussie Smollett indicted on 16 felony counts for allegedly making false reports

Actor Jussie Smollett has been indicted on 16 felony counts of disorderly conduct by a Cook County Grand Jury.

'The Simpsons' is pulling its Michael Jackson episode

In light of the controversial "Leaving Neverland" documentary, "The Simpsons" is yanking one of its classic episodes featuring Michael Jackson's voice.

R. Kelly's girlfriends defend him and blame their parents in CBS interview

Two women who say they're in a relationship with singer and accused sex offender R. Kelly are accusing their families of being out for money. Their families say the women are being manipulated by Kelly.

'Game of Thrones' trailer for the final season brings the dead to Winterfell

The eighth and final season of "Game of Thrones" is set to premiere on April 14th.

Alex Trebek announces he has stage 4 pancreatic cancer

The long-term host of the iconic show "Jeopardy!" told TMZ that he is considering retirement. Trebek has at least two people in mind to replace him.

What we learned from the R. Kelly interview Part 1

During an interview with Gayle King on "CBS This Morning," R. Kelly denies the allegations of aggravated criminal sexual abuse against him.

R. Kelly adamant about his innocence in first TV interview amid sexual abuse charges

During an interview with Gayle King on "CBS This Morning," R. Kelly denies the allegations of aggravated criminal sexual abuse against him. CNN's Sara Sidner reports.

Michael Jackson dropped by radio stations in New Zealand, Canada following HBO documentary

Oprah Winfrey sat down with the two men at the center of controversial Michael Jackson documentary "Leaving Neverland." Wade Robson and James Safechuck say the pop star sexually abused them as children.

What we learned from 'Leaving Neverland' Part I

The two-part HBO film "Leaving Neverland" reveals unsettling allegations of sexual abuse against Michael Jackson. The Jackson family has denied the allegations and sued HBO.

Janice Freeman, a contestant on 'The Voice,' dies

Janice Freeman, who was a contestant on the NBC's "The Voice" in 2017, has died. She was 33 years old.

Jordyn Woods breaks her silence on Khloe Kardashian,Tristan Thompson cheating scandal

Longtime Kardashian family friend Jordyn Woods joined Jada Pinkett Smith on "Red Table Talk" to discuss the cheating scandal involving Tristan Thompson, the father of Khloé Kardashian's daughter.

Singer Jerry Lee Lewis suffers minor stroke

Legendary singer Jerry Lee Lewis tells Larry King what makes rock and roll so unique.

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