DeGeneres vows candor as clouded talk show charts its return
LOS ANGELES Ellen DeGeneres says she'll be ready to talk when her daytime show returns this month after a staff shake-up prompted by allegations of a toxic workplace. And, yes, were gonna talk about it, DeGeneres said in a statement announcing the show's Sept. 21 start of its 18th season. Tiffany Haddish will join DeGeneres for the kick-off episode, with The Ellen DeGeneres Show to be taped at Warner Bros. minus an in-studio audience, which is commonplace during the pandemic. Stephen tWitch Boss, a longtime guest DJ on the show and among those who have publicly supported DeGeneres, will guest host some fall episodes. Last month, three of the show's producers exited amid allegations of a dysfunctional workplace that harbored misbehavior including sexual misconduct and racially insensitive remarks.
Smile!: Katy Perry gives birth to a baby girl named Daisy
Katy Perry has given birth to a baby girl named Daisy Dove Bloom. The pop superstar and her partner, actor Orlando Bloom, got UNICEF to announce the news on its Instagram account. Both Perry and Bloom are goodwill ambassadors for the United Nations agency that helps children. The baby is Perry's first. Bloom and his former wife, Miranda Kerr, have a son, Flynn, who was born in 2011.
New this week: Katy Perry's 'Smile' and 'Love Island' return
This image released by BBC America shows Indo-Pacific bottlenose dolphins in a scene from "Planet Earth: A Celebration." The special debuts at 8 p.m. EDT Monday, Aug. 31, on BBC America, AMC, SundanceTV and IFC. (BBC Studios/BBC America via AP)
New this week: Katy Perry's 'Smile' and 'Love Island' return
Heres a collection curated by The Associated Press entertainment journalists of whats arriving on TV, streaming services and music platforms this week. Infused with a hip-hop energy and a solidly anarchic spirit, Get Duked! is the directorial debut of music video director Ninian Doff. Katy Perry says shes been on a real emotional, psychological and spiritual journey... to find my smile in the last three years since releasing her Witness album. AP Music Editor Mesfin FekaduTELEVISIONWhether the new season of CBS Love Island includes any version of love remains to be seen, but its definitely not on an island. Love Island, with host Arielle Vandenberg and narrator Matthew Hoffman, debuts 8 p.m. EDT Monday with a two-hour episode, followed by nightly episodes at 9 p.m. EDT.
Orlando Bloom Shares What He's Most Looking Forward to About Having a Newborn
Orlando Bloom is ready to be a dad again. "I'm really looking forward to those very late nights where I will be getting and doing the breastfeed bottle thing," he added. FORCE OF NATURE: 'Outpost' star Orlando Bloom says hes inspired by his pregnant fianc @KatyPerry during her third trimester. "I think he's really excited for a little girl," she said. RELATED CONTENT:Katy Perry Considered Suicide After 2017 Split From Orlando BloomKaty Perry on How Excited Orlando Bloom Is to Become a Girl DadKaty Perry Says Fianc Orlando Bloom Is Getting 'Fit' While She's Getting 'Square' During Pregnancy
Orlando Bloom Is Out for Revenge in 'Retaliation' Trailer (Exclusive)
Orlando Bloom is covered in tattoos and on a path of vengeance in his new movie, Retaliation -- and ET can exclusively debut the trailer. Thus, he he sets out to make the man repent for his sins as Malky grapples with his past. Watch the trailer above. As you may deduce from watching the trailer, Retaliation deals with sexual abuse within the church. in Theaters This SummerKaty Perry and Orlando Bloom Are Having a Girl -- Watch the Reveal!
'Lord of the Rings' Cast Reunites and Raises $80K for Charity: Watch the Zoom-union
Josh Gad has pulled off perhaps his most impressive reunion yet: A massive Lord of the Rings cast Zoom call 20 years after their first film. The Lord of the Rings reunion benefits No Kids Hungry, a nonprofit working amid the ongoing coronavirus pandemic to provide children who depend on school lunches with meals. In addition to a $1.3 million donation from Cheerio, Gad tweeted that the episode raised some $80,000, as of Monday. Find out how Gad has pulled off the reunions in the video below. RELATED CONTENT:The Virtual Cast Reunions That Have Kept Us Smiling Amid QuarantineOrlando Bloom Addresses Whether He'll Appear in Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings' SeriesAmazon's 'Lord of the Rings' Series Gets Season 2 Renewal Before It Even Premieres
Katy Perry Spends Memorial Day Weekend on the Beach With Orlando Bloom: See How Stars Spent the Holiday!
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom spent some time on the beach this Memorial Day weekend, enjoying the surf and the sun. The pregnant singer and American Idol judge was spotted hanging out on Sunday with her fianc on Butterfly Beach in Montecito, California. Demi Lovato also spent Memorial Day weekend with her handsome beau, Max Ehrich, and posted a sweet snapshot of herself and her man hanging out in their swimwear as he gives her a kiss. happy Memorial Day from our monsters to yours. RELATED CONTENT:The Best Swimsuit Deals to Shop During Memorial Day WeekendGeorge Clooney, Gwyneth Paltrow, Gary Sinise & More to Honor Veterans in PBS' 'National Memorial Day Concert'Britney Spears Steps Out Solo for Memorial Day LunchKaty Perry Says Shes Learning to Be a Mom Fast in Quarantine With Several Young Kids
Katy Perry Says Shes Learning to Be a Mom Fast in Quarantine With Several Young Kids
Katy Perry is having a crash course on parenting in quarantine. Perry recently opened up to ET's Rachel Smith about finding joy in reconnecting with her family while in quarantine. Perry recently opened up to ET about her life in quarantine. Watch the clip below to check out our exclusive interview:RELATED CONTENT:Katy Perry Surprises Doctor Working on Front Lines of the Coronavirus -- Watch! Katy Perry Says Fianc Orlando Bloom Is Getting 'Fit' While She's Getting 'Square' During Pregnancy'American Idol': Katy Perry and Luke Bryan Join Lionel Richie for Historic Performance of We Are the World
Katy Perry Says Fianc Orlando Bloom Is Getting 'Fit' While She's Getting 'Square' During Pregnancy
Katy Perry is poking fun at her and fianc Orlando Bloom's body transformations amid her pregnancy. Posted by Katy Perry on Sunday, May 17, 2020Following Perry's video, Good Morning America announced that she will be kicking off their summer concert series this Friday. "I am so thrilled to announce that I'm going to be kicking off Good Morning America's 2020 concert series," Perry said in a video message. See it FRIDAY!#KatyPerryOnGMAhttps://t.co/Wu0u4NHN8Y pic.twitter.com/6dd83kFxef Good Morning America (@GMA) May 18, 2020SURPRISE its @katyperry! RELATED CONTENT:Pregnant Katy Perry Goes Nude in Moving 'Daisies' Music VideoKaty Perry Shares Sonogram of Unborn Daughter Giving Her 'A Middle Finger'Pregnant Katy Perry Reveals What Makes Her Baby Kick While Judging 'American Idol'
Why Katy Perry's Fellow 'American Idol' Judges Refuse to Get on the Back of Her
Katy Perry's fellowAmerican Idoljudges are huge fans of her music -- but her motorcycle hobby? The 35-year-old singer got her motorcycle license ahead of her new music video for "Harleys in Hawaii," and couldn't have been more excited. "I had done the four-day course, but I had never like, actually hopped on a Harley [before filming the music video]," Perry gleefully revealed. "She took a four-day course and she comes to me and she says, 'I'm going to leave on my motorcycle,'" Richie said, with the horror adorably displayed all over his face. RELATED CONTENT:Katy Perry Shares Rare Pic With Fiance Orlando Bloom While Celebrating Her Birthday in EgyptKaty Perry Has Steamy Romance in 'Harleys in Hawaii' Music Video
Ashton Kutcher Explains Why He Was Fired From 'Elizabethtown' and Replaced by Orlando Bloo
Ashton Kutcher has no problem acknowledging he wasn't cut out at the time for the lead role in Cameron Crowe's 2005 film, Elizabethtown. During the chat, the talk turns to Elizabethtown, and Kutcher says he was "fired" from the project and explains why. "[Cameron] originally wanted Orlando Bloom for Elizabethtown and Orlando Bloom was working on a Ridley Scott picture, and wasn't available. "At a certain point we just kind of agreed that it wasn't working out," he continues. But also, I found out at the same time that Orlando Bloom had just become available right when he was gonna let me go."
Kate Bosworth Reveals She Stopped Dating Other Actors After Orlando Bloom Split
Kate Bosworth has nothing but love for Orlando Bloom. When asked by a caller about the biggest lesson she learned while dating Bloom, Bosworth quipped, "Well, I married a director," adding, "Sorry!" Cohen added that "actors dating actors" is tough, to which the Blue Crush star agreed and said, "It's no bueno. The actress said that they are still "really, really good friends" and that there is "nothing bad at all" between the two. So we started dating way, way back in the day and then it hit when we were together," she recalled.
Orlando Bloom Says He and Katy Perry are Shooting for Kids
Orlando Bloom is looking to expand his brood! The 42-year-old actor has an 8-year-old son, Flynn, with ex-wife Miranda Kerr, but would like to have more kids with fiancee Katy Perry. "Im on the phone right after this -- 'Katy, Howard Stern is marrying us!'" At the Hollywood premiere of the show, Bloom revealed to ET the sweet gesture he and Perry do for one another. Here's more with the happy couple:RELATED CONTENT:Why Orlando Bloom Says He and 'Remarkable' Fiancee Katy Perry Won't Get DivorcedKaty Perry Says Orlando Bloom Has 'Mad Respect' for Ariana Grande After She Secretly Paid for Their MealKaty Perry and Orlando Bloom Are Planning a Fall Wedding -- and Taylor Swift Could Be on the Guest List!
'Lord of the Rings' Series at Amazon Casts Will Poulter
The Midsommar star has joined the cast of Amazon's Lord of the Rings series, according to multiple outlets. Last summer, Amazon revealed the writing team putting together the series, JD Payne and Patrick McKay, who worked on Star Trek Beyond. Then, in July, Amazon released a video showcasing some of other talent involved including EP and director J.A. RELATED CONTENT:Orlando Bloom Addresses Whether He'll Appear in Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings' SeriesJ.R.R. Tolkien's Family Does 'Not Endorse' Upcoming Biopic About 'Lord of the Rings' Author'Lord of the Rings': Amazon Finally Finds Writers for Ambitious TV Series
Why Orlando Bloom Says He and 'Remarkable' Fiancee Katy Perry Won't Get Divorced
Orlando Bloom is 100 percent confident in his relationship with his fiancee, Katy Perry. "Part of that was just being able to do it without having anyone around," Bloom says with a smile about the over-the-top gesture. Bloom stresses that he and Perry have no intention to go through that again. Bloom later revealed to ET the sweet thing he and Perry love to do for one another. Watch the video below for more:RELATED CONTENT:Orlando Bloom Reveals the 'Secret' Sweet Thing He and Katy Perry Love to Do Together (Exclusive)Katy Perry Says Orlando Bloom Has 'Mad Respect' for Ariana Grande After She Secretly Paid for Their MealKaty Perry and Orlando Bloom Are Planning a Fall Wedding -- and Taylor Swift Could Be on the Guest List!
Orlando Bloom Reveals the 'Secret' Sweet Thing He and Katy Perry Love to Do Together
Orlando Bloom and fiancee Katy Perry can't keep their hands off each other, and they want the world to see their love. The "Swish Swish" songstress looked lovely in a lavender dress and a blonde bob, while Bloom looked dapper and handsome in a regal blue suit. Steve Granitz/WireImageBefore walking over to speak with ET's Lauren Zima, Bloom whispered sweetly in his ladylove's ear, and insisted on keeping the loving message between them. Carnival Row debuts Aug. 30 on Amazon Prime Video. RELATED CONTENT:Katy Perry Says Orlando Bloom Has 'Mad Respect' for Ariana Grande After She Secretly Paid for Their MealOrlando Bloom Addresses Whether He'll Appear in Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings' SeriesOrlando Bloom and Cara Delevigne's 'Carnival Row' Gets Season 2 Renewal
Katy Perry Says Orlando Bloom Has 'Mad Respect' for Ariana Grande After She Secretly Paid
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are big fans of Ariana Grande and her sweet acts of kindness. The "Never Really Over" singer stopped by Ellen K Morning Show last week, where she revealed that Grande secretly paid for her, Bloom and his 8-year-old son, Flynn's, meal. "Two weeks ago, I was at sushi and I ran into Ariana Grande," Perry began. They were like, 'Ariana Grande has taken care of it.' RELATED CONTENT:Katy Perry Admits She Has a Type: 'I Like English Gentlemen'Orlando Bloom Talks Wedding Planning With Katy Perry | Comic-Con 2019 (Exclusive)Ariana Grande Reveals Her Signature High Ponytail Has Been a Staple Since Childhood -- See the Adorable Pic!
Katy Perry Admits She Has a Type: 'I Like English Gentlemen'
Katy Perry opened up about her type during a Friday morning radio appearance on British station Heart FM. I think I like English gentlemen because of the kind of sarcastic, dark sense of humor. It was definitely like, Whoa, this is a moment!Perry recently released her new single Small Talk, and has more new music in the works. For more on Perry and Bloom's wedding planning, watch the clip below:RELATED CONTENT:Katy Perry Drops New Single 'Small Talk '-- Listen to the Summer Bop Now! Taylor Swift Dishes on Burying the Hatchet With Katy Perry and Humiliating Kim Kardashian FeudOrlando Bloom Talks Wedding Planning With Katy Perry | Comic-Con 2019 (Exclusive)
Orlando Bloom Addresses Whether He'll Appear in Amazon's 'Lord of the Rings'
So, could Bloom, starring in Amazon's upcoming fantasy series, Carnival Row, reprise his role as Legolas in the LotR series? "I haven't had any conversations about that," he told ET of potentially appearing in LotR while promoting Carnival Row. The LotR creative team includes executive producers Lindsey Weber (10 Cloverfield Lane), Bruce Richmond (Game of Thrones), Gene Kelly (Boardwalk Empire) and Sharon Tal Yguado; writer/executive producer Gennifer Hutchison (Breaking Bad); writer/executive producer Jason Cahill (The Sopranos) and writer/executive producer Justin Doble (Stranger Things). In the fantasy series, Bloom stars as a human detective, Rycroft Philostrate, who has a dangerous affair with a refugee faerie, Vignette Stonemoss (Delevingne). Carnival Row premieres Friday, Aug. 30 on Amazon Prime Video.
Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevigne's 'Carnival Row' Gets Season 2 Renewal Ahead of
Carnival Row has been renewed for season two ahead of its season one premiere. Amazon Prime Video announced the renewal during its Television Critics Association summer press tour in Beverly Hills, California, on Saturday. Season one of the Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne-starring series premieres Friday, Aug. 30. In the Victorian fantasy series, Bloom stars as a human detective, Rycroft Philostrate, who has a dangerous affair with a refugee faerie, Vignette Stonemoss (Delevingne). RELATED CONTENT:Orlando Bloom and Cara Delevingne Star in First Look at Victorian Fantasy Series 'Carnival Row'Connie Britton Is Headed to AmazonLena Waithe Moves to Amazon in Major New Deal
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom Are Planning a Fall Wedding -- and Taylor Swift Could Be on the Guest
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom are getting ready to tie the knot! One of those differences, the source says, may be linked to a focal point of the wedding -- Perry's dress. One unexpected person who may be present for the big day is Taylor Swift, with whom Perry recently reconciled after a years-long feud. "Theyve already talked guest list, and have even talked about including Taylor Swift!" Reporting by Adriane SchwartzRELATED CONTENT:Katy Perry Celebrates With Fiance Orlando Bloom's Ex-Wife Miranda Kerr at Skincare LaunchTaylor Swift vs. Katy Perry: The Complete Timeline of Their FeudTaylor Swift Reveals the Moment She Reconnected With Katy Perry: 'Everything Was Different'
Goodwill Ambassador Orlando Bloom meets with Syrian refugees
Goodwill Ambassador Orlando Bloom meets with Syrian refugees UNICEF Goodwill Ambassador Orlando Bloom traveled to Jordan to meet with children from Syria and their families, whose lives have been devastated by the conflict in their home country.cbsnews.com