Martin, McDonald, Porter join stars in telethon for Ukraine
A roster of film, TV and theater all-stars — including Steve Martin, Annette Bening, Billy Porter, Audra McDonald, Cynthia Nixon, Kristin Chenoweth, David Hyde Pierce and Rosie Perez — have signed up for a 10-hour telethon to raise money for the victims of the war in Ukraine.
New this week: 'Power of the Dog,' 'Annie' live and Kenny G
This week’s new entertainment releases include a new album from saxophone legend Kenny G, a documentary about the 12 young soccer players and their coach trapped in a flooded Thailand cave, and Jane Campion makes a triumphant return to filmmaking in “The Power of the Dog.”.
Tituss Burgess, Adam Lambert star in 'Ratatouille' musical
This combination of file photos shows from left to right, Tituss Burgess, Ashley Park and Adam Lambert. The entertainers are performing in TikToks crowdsourced Ratatouille musical. (AP Photo)NEW YORK – TikTok’s crowdsourced “Ratatouille” musical has cooked up some serious talent for its one-night-only benefit concert, including roles for Tituss Burgess, Adam Lambert, André De Shields and Ashley Park. “Ratatouille: The TikTok Musical” — fondly nicknamed the “Ratatousical” — will begin streaming on Friday at 7 p.m. Burgess will play Remy, Lambert plays his older brother, Emile, and Brady plays his father.
Stars react to nominations for the 72nd Emmy Awards
Washington was nominated for an Emmy Award for outstanding lead actress in a limited series or movie on Tuesday, July 28, 2020. (Erin Simkin/Hulu via AP)LOS ANGELES Stars such as Kerry Washington, Christina Applegate and Rachel Brosnahan have expressed excitement after being nominated for the upcoming 72nd Emmy Awards. He was nominated for outstanding lead actor in a limited series or movie for his role in the HBO film Bad Education." He is nominated for outstanding lead actor in a comedy series for Black Monday.___Im grateful for the continued love for all corners of our Maisel family. She is nominated for outstanding lead actress in a comedy series for Dead To Me.___This one strikes differently.
'Central Park': How Josh Gad Assembled an Avengers of Musical Comedy for His Animated Series (Exclusive)
Central Park, Josh Gads charming new animated musical comedy about the lives in and around the New York City landmark, features an all-star cast whose past roles include Frozen, Broadways Hamilton and more. So how did Gad assemble an Avengers of musical comedy? "A lot of sleepless nights and desperate phone calls," the performer, who created the series alongside Bobs Burgers Loren Bouchard and Nora Smith, tells ET. Gad plays Birdie, a park regular and the shows narrator, and Diggs is Bitsys assistant, Helen. Additionally, there are voice cameos by Bobs Burgers star H. Jon Benjamin, Fred Armisen and others in the first few episodes.
Stanley Tucci on His Cocktail Skills and Not Expecting to Make the Internet Thirsty (Exclusive)
In Central Park, Josh Gads animated musical comedy about the famed New York City landmark, the iconic Stanley Tucci voices the hilariously cantankerous hotel heiress, Bitsy Brandenham. Since then, hes revealed to James Corden that his seductive cocktail skills werent just for the internet. I will say that about Stanley Tucci. And of course, he's making fabulous cocktail recipes. When it comes to playing the heiress, Tucci credits Gad and co-creators, Bobs Burgers Loren Bouchard and Nora Smith, for writing such funny characters.
'Dolemite Is My Name': Eddie Murphy Is a Karate-Chopping Showman in First Trailer
On Monday, Netflix dropped the first trailer for the legendary funnyman's new biopic project, Dolemite Is My Name, showcasing a role for the ages. He decides to invent Dolemite, a well-dressed, larger-than-life character who he hopes will take him to the top. Next, Moore and his pals set out on a mission to make movies that center on his new persona. In Cohen's 2012 memoir, Most Talkative: Stories From the Front Line of Pop Culture, Cohen wrote about being traumatized while watching Murphy "ridiculing gay people" during a stand-up show in 1985. Burgess wrote, presumably about Cohen.
Andy Cohen Says He's Blacklisted Several Celebrities From Coming on 'Watch What Happens
There's a handful of celebrities you'll probably never see on Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen. In a recent interview with AOL Lifestyle, Andy Cohen confessed that he has a list of stars he's blacklisted from his popular talk show. The reveal comes a week after Tituss Burgess declared Andy Cohen a "messy queen" via social media following his awkward appearance on WWHL. the Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt star wrote in the comments section of one of his Instagram posts, seemingly referencing Cohen. RELATED CONTENT:Tituss Burgess Goes on Instagram Rant Against Andy Cohen After Awkward 'WWHL' AppearanceAndy Cohen Says Kathy Griffin Has Made 'Untrue and Sad' Claims About Him During FeudAndy Cohen Appears on 'The Wendy Williams Show' for the First Time in 6 Years, Calls Out Kevin Hunter
Tituss Burgess Slams Andy Cohen for 'Ratchet Behavior' After Awkward Show Appearance
Tituss Burgess took to social media on Monday to declare Andy Cohen a messy queen, a day after his awkward appearance on Cohens late-night show, Watch What Happens Live With Andy Cohen. Burgess, 40, shared his disdain on social media in the comments section of a video he had previously posted. Dont care he knows either! Burgess wrote, presumably about Cohen. "Sometimes its fun to watch the show when the guest hates the host.Cohen added that Burgess then left the show abruptly. Awkward is right Andy Cohen (@Andy) July 29, 2019ET has reached out to Burgess' representative for comment.