Chris Evans had to transform his body for 'Captain America' after years doing basic 'college workouts' that left him with big arms and little legs, his trainer says
Simon Waterson, Chris Evans' trainer for "Captain America," said the actor was top-heavy because he only did "college boy workouts" focused on arms.news.yahoo.com
White House warns of possible ransomware attacks over Labor Day weekend
The FBI and the Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency are warning companies and organizations to watch out for potential ransomware attacks this Labor Day weekend. The U.S. has seen a number of high-profile attacks on holidays this year. CBS News homeland security and justice reporter Nicole Sganga joins CBSN's Lana Zak with tips to stay protected.news.yahoo.com
President Biden visits hurricane-devastated Louisiana
Days after Hurricane Ida ripped through Louisiana, President Biden touched down in Air Force One to survey the widespread damage. CBS News correspondent Mireya Villarreal reports from New Orleans, and Jefferson Parish President Cynthia Lee Sheng joins CBSN's Lana Zak to talk about the desperation on the ground.news.yahoo.com
Rise in COVID cases in kids
Last week more than 200,000 new pediatric cases of COVID-19 were reported across the country – a more than five-fold increase over the past month. This comes amid the ongoing fight over school mask mandates, including in Florida, a state hit especially hard by the spike in COVID cases. Correspondent Manuel Bojorquez reports.news.yahoo.com
Chadwick Boseman, who embodied Black icons, dies of cancer
FILE - In this March 4, 2018 file photo, Chadwick Boseman arrives at the Oscars at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles. Actor Chadwick Boseman, who played Black icons Jackie Robinson and James Brown before finding fame as the regal Black Panther in the Marvel cinematic universe, has died of cancer. When the former playwright suited up as Black Panther, he brought cool intellectual gravitas to the Marvel superhero whose Wakanda forever! salute reverberated worldwide. You dont have the same exact experience as a Black actor as you do as a white actor. Before an auditorium full of actors, Chadwick Boseman stepped to the microphone.
Chris Evans hopes to shield democracy with politics website
LOS ANGELES Chris Evans became the most politically prickly Avenger a few years back with withering tweets about President Donald Trump and his Republican supporters. Last month, Evans launched a civic engagement app and website called A Starting Point, featuring short videos from both Republican and Democratic members of Congress and other U.S. politicians sharing perspectives on policy issues. With regular visits to Capitol Hill, Evans built the site over the course of two years alongside actor-producer Mark Kassen, a longtime friend. You want to try and use the platform that youve been given the right way, Evans said. The reason for doing this site is to combat the proliferation of misinformation, Evans said in an interview from his home in Boston.
Chris Evans and Lily James Spotted Together During Night Out in London
Chris Evans and Lily James are sparking romance rumors after they were snapped together over the weekend in London at Mark's Club, an A-list private members' club in Mayfair. ET has reached out to both James' and Evans' reps for comment. As for Evans, he was last linked to actress Jenny Slate, whom he met while filming 2017's The Gifted. Aside from Slate, Evans has been linked to Jessica Biel, Minka Kelly, Lily Collins and more. In 2019, Evans hinted to ET that he was ready to be a father when talking about his beloved dog, Dodger.
Chris Evans Originally Turned Down the Chance to Audition for Captain America Due to His Anxiety
Chris Evans almost let fear get in the way of the opportunity to play Captain America. Captain America. Marvel came back and offered him the part outright. "To be honest, all the things that I was fearing never really came to fruition." Evans went on to appear in a total of 10 Marvel films with three of those being stand-alone Captain America movies.
George Clooney, Gwyneth Paltrow, Gary Sinise & More to Honor Veterans in PBS' 'National Memorial Day Concert'
This Memorial Day, Hollywood's biggest names are honoring those who have served their country. Stars like George Clooney, Gwyneth Paltrow, Chris Evans and many more are taking part in PBS' National Memorial Day Concert, airing this Sunday, May 24. ET's Nischelle Turner spoke with Sinise ahead of the special, where he shared how it all came together amid the pandemic. So they're picking special pieces and they're gonna plug those in. The National Memorial Day Concert will air at 8 p.m. ET/PT on PBS.
Watch Hyundai's hilarious 'smaht pahk' Boston-themed Super Bowl ad
Hyundai's Super Bowl spot will plug a remote parking assist feature with the help of heavy Boston accents and a slate of celebrities with ties to the city. "[We're] not trying to say everything that's on every car the Super Bowl audience is there to be entertained," Goldberg said. Hyundai's decision to focus on Boston left some wondering if the company was betting on the New England Patriots landing in the Super Bowl. Of course, entertainment value isn't the only thing that matters with the massive audience of the Super Bowl when you're using it to launch a new car. Watch the other Super Bowl spots that have been released so far here.cnbc.com
Deputy Attorney General Jeffrey A. Rosen Provides Introductory Remarks at the Presidential Commission on Law Enforcement and the Administration of Justice Opening Ceremony
It is my deep honor to participate in the inauguration of an institution as significant and eminent as the Presidents Law Enforcement Commission. We thank you for being here today with us, and for continuing to support American law enforcement. Everyone gathered here today doubtlessly understands how important law enforcement is to a free and safe society. William Barr is the 85th Attorney General of the United States, and is one of only two people in American history to serve twice as Attorney General. As Deputy Attorney General, I can say with confidence that Attorney General Barr shares our deep respect for law enforcement and a keen appreciation for the significance of todays event.justice.gov
Chris Evans and His Hot Brother Scott Spill Family Secrets
Those are some good genes in the Evans family! Brothers Chris and Scott Evans appeared together on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon where they showed that good looks do run in the family. "Scott as a kid had bowel control issues," he revealed before recalling a time when his brother "pooped his pants" multiple times on a ski trip. Hilariously, Scott also remembered a story about having an accident in his pants, but it wasn't from their family ski trip. RELATED CONTENT: 'Avengers' Gag Reel: Chris Evans, Robert Downey Jr.
'Knives Out': Daniel Craig Investigates Star-Studded Whodunnit in New Trailer
On Wednesday, Lionsgate dropped a new trailer for Rian Johnson's upcoming film, Knives Out, which offers loads of new details on the crime at the center of the film -- and all the family members who could be involved. And that's not all the clues that are shared in the new trailer. "Harlan was cleaning house," Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) shares. "The family is truly desperate," Blanc later states. RELATED CONTENT:Chris Evans, Daniel Craig Face Crackling Murder Mystery in First 'Knives Out' TrailerChris Evans Was Once a 'Mystery Date' Board Game ModelDaniel Craig Films 'James Bond' in London Following Ankle Injury
Jenny Slate Engaged to Boyfriend Ben Shattuck Following Romantic Picnic Proposal at French Castle
Jenny Slate is engaged! The 37-year-old Venom star shared that she is preparing to wed writer and artist Ben Shattuck by posting a slideshow of pics on her Instagram on Monday. Shattuck shared further details of the proposal on his Instagram, revealing that the couple was visiting a castle in southern France. In an abandoned castle in southern France, I asked this woman to marry me. Jonah Hill Engaged to Girlfriend Gianna Santos'Bachelor in Paradise' Alums Kevin Wendt and Astrid Loch Are Engaged
'Avengers: Endgame' is now the highest-grossing film of all time, dethroning 'Avatar'
(L-R) Chris Evans and Robert Downey Jr. speak onstage during the Los Angeles World Premiere of Marvel Studios' 'Avengers: Endgame' at the Los Angeles Convention Center on April 23, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. "Avengers: Endgame" is now the highest-grossing film of all time. On Sunday, Disney said the film had earned $2.79 billion at the global box office, topping "Avatar's" record of $2.7897 billion. At the time, "Endgame" was still $40 million behind "Avatar" and there were questions about whether the film would be able to overtake the record before the end of the summer. On Saturday, Kevin Feige, the head of Marvel Studios announced to a crowd of thousands in Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con that the film was within a few days of overtaking "Avatar."cnbc.com
All-American double features to stream over the Fourth of July
Lincoln's gentle, gregarious outer demeanor cloaks a fiery, resolute inner passion, played to perfection by Daniel Day-Lewis (Available to stream on Netflix). Double Feature: "Young Mister Lincoln" (1939)Director John Ford and star Henry Fonda's portrait of the president's early days as an attorney with a gift for oratory (Available to stream via rent or purchase on Amazon Prime, Fandango Now and Vudu). Double Feature: "Born On the Fourth of July" (1989)Oliver Stone directs a de-glamorized Cruise as a disabled, disillusioned Vietnam vet in a moving portrait of the human cost of war (Available to stream via rent or purchase on Amazon Prime, Fandango Now and Vudu). Double Feature: "Stripes" (1981)Bill Murray and Harold Ramis lead the military misfits in Ivan Reitman's raucous, raunchy spin on the durable comedy genre (Available to stream via rent or purchase on Amazon Prime, Fandango Now and Vudu). Directed by Rob Reiner with his expected crowd-pleasing panache (Available to stream via rent or purchase on HBO Now/HBO Go).
Chris Evans, Daniel Craig Face Crackling Murder Mystery in First 'Knives Out' Trailer
On Tuesday morning, the first trailer dropped for director Rian Johnsons ensemble feature Knives Out, boasting an insidious whodunnit fittingly set at a large mansion populated by family thats seemingly brimming with secrets. The trailer begins with the sprawling family, played by the likes of Chris Evans, Jamie Lee Curtis, Michael Shannon, Don Johnson and Toni Collette, assembled with police following the death of their patriarch, Harlem Thrombey (Christopher Plummer). It turns out, just hours before Harlem died, his family celebrated his 85th birthday with his loved ones. "Ladies and gentleman, I would like to request that you all stay until the investigation is completed," Detective Benoit Blanc (played by Daniel Craig) asks at one point. RELATED CONTENT:Daniel Craig Films 'James Bond' in London Following Ankle InjuryDaniel Craig Gives Prince Charles a Tour of 'Bond 25' Set Following Ankle InjurySee Robert Downey Jr.'s Cheeky Birthday Message to Chris Evans
Captain America returns to the silver screen
Captain America returns to the silver screen Chris Evans and Scarlett Johansson are back on the big screen in "Captain America: The Winter Soldier." The second cinematic installment of the Marvel comic series is set to hit theaters this week. Suzanne Marques reports.cbsnews.com