New this week: Jennifer Lopez, Sam Smith and 'You People'
This week’s new entertainment releases include fresh albums from Sam Smith and Elle King, the return of Jennifer Lopez in the rom-com “Shotgun Wedding,” and the TV show “Poker Face,” starring Natasha Lyonne as a wise-cracking, friendly drifter who has an uncanny ability to immediately know if someone is lying.
Kate McKinnon Holds Back Tears in Emotional SNL Send-Off
NBCAhead of the 47th season finale of Saturday Night Live, news leaked out that the show would be losing some of its biggest stars, including Pete Davidson, Aidy Bryant, and Kyle Mooney. But SNL’s biggest loss has to be the incomparable Kate McKinnon, as evidenced by the fact that the show more or less cleared out for her to cook in her final cold open.Kate McKinnon’s Miss Rafferty, who has been abducted by aliens countless times over the past eight seasons, appeared alongside Cecily Strong andnews.yahoo.com
Zendaya, Yalitza Aparicio, Constance Wu and More Stars Invited to Join the Academy
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is embracing and championing diversity in a bigger way than ever before. The organization sent out a slew of invitations to potential voting members, including Zendaya, Awkwafina, Constance Wu, and John David Washington, to name a few. Notably, Booksmart director Olivia Wilde, as well as the film's stars, Kaitlyn Dever and Beanie Feldstein, were invited as well. "The Academy is delighted to welcome these distinguished fellow travelers in the motion picture arts and sciences," Academy President David Rubin said in a statement released Wednesday. The Academy announced last month that the 93rd Academy Awards will be postponed until April 25 -- two months later than originally planned -- due to the coronavirus outbreak.
Natasha Lyonne on 'Russian Doll's 13 Emmy Nominations and What to Expect in Season 2
And then she found out her Netflix series, Russian Doll, had been nominated for 13 Emmys. Lyonne was nominated for Lead Actress in a Comedy Series during Tuesday's Emmy nominations. In the meantime, Lyonne is focused on creating Russian Doll season two. The series was renewed by Netflix in June, though the season's storyline -- and whether Lyonne will star -- has been kept under wraps. RELATED CONTENT:Emmy Awards 2019: The Biggest Snubs and SurprisesHow Natasha Lyonne Found Her Voice on 'Russian Doll' (Exclusive)'Russian Doll' Renewed for Second Season at Netflix
'American Pie' Cast Reveals Secret On-Set Crushes 20 Years Later (Exclusive)
It has been 20 years since audiences first got a taste of warm apple pie in the 1999 teen comedy American Pie. American Pie went on to make more than $235 million at the worldwide box office and spawn three sequels. Secret unrequited crushes aside, the cast of American Pie had plenty of shared memories to relive 20 years later, revealing more secrets from the set and reflecting on the film's lasting legacy. Make sure you check out ET's entire American Pie reunion coverage here. RELATED CONTENT:Inside the 'American Pie' Reunion: Sweet Memories, Sexy Secrets and Stifler's Mom (Exclusive)Jason Biggs' Kids Just Met His 'American Pie' Dad Eugene Levy and It's Everything!