Thursday, April 27, 2017

TV

In this May 12, 2015 file photo, comedian and NBC Network's "Saturday Night Live" cast member, Jay Pharoah poses for a portrait in New York. (Photo by Taylor Jewell/Invision/AP)

BY LYNN ELBER LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jay Pharoah said he had a rocky time on “Saturday Night Live” because he refused to keep quiet and follow orders. Pharoah, who ...
In this Dec. 15, 2016, photo, CNN commentator Jeffrey Lord, appears at a rally for President-elect Donald Trump in Hershey, Pa. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)

BY DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK (AP) — CNN commentator Jeffrey Lord tweeted clips of speeches from the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in the overnight hours Friday, capping a strange ...
In this Oct. 1, 2015 file photo, host Bill O'Reilly of "The O'Reilly Factor" on the Fox News Channel, poses for photos in the set in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)

BY DAVID BAUDER NEW YORK (AP) — Embattled Fox News Channel host Bill O’Reilly, who announced he was going on vacation starting Wednesday and returning April 24, hasn’t taken off ...
In this Oct. 12, 2015, file photo, Hasan Minhaj poses for a portrait in New York. (Photo by Dan Hallman/Invision/AP, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — With President Donald Trump staying away, “The Daily Show’s” Hasan Minhaj is set to headline this year’s White House Correspondents Association dinner. In a press release, the ...
In this Jan. 9, 2017 file photo, actors Freida Pinto, from left, Babou Ceesay and writer-producer John Ridley participate in the "Guerrilla" panel at the Showtime portion of the 2017 Winter Television Critics Association press tour in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File)

BY LYNN ELBER LOS ANGELES (AP) — John Ridley said he expected his “politically sharp” TV miniseries “Guerrilla,” about England’s 1970s black power movement, to be provocative. But criticism that ...
In this combination photo, former Fox News contributor Wendy Walsh, left, appears at a news conference in the Woodland Hills section of Los Angeles on Monday, April 3, 2017, and Fox News personality Bill O'Reilly appears on the set of his show, "The O'Reilly Factor" on Oct. 1, 2015 in New York. (AP Photo/Anthony McCartney, left, and Richard Drew, Files)

BY FRAZIER MOORE NEW YORK (AP) — As advertisers flee Bill O’Reilly’s nightly talk show amid mounting allegations of sexual harassment, Fox News parent 21st Century Fox is investigating one ...
In this Jan. 8, 2017, file photo, Kylie Jenner arrives at the NBCUniversal Golden Globes afterparty at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Rich Fury/Invision/AP, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Kylie Jenner is getting an E! reality series of her own. The cable network has announced plans for a “Keeping up with the Kardashians” spinoff titled ...
In this Sept. 24, 2014 file photo, Mike "The Situation" Sorrentino leaves the MLK Jr. Federal Courthouse in Newark, N.J., after a court appearance. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez, File)

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — “Jersey Shore” star Michael “The Situation” Sorrentino and his brother were hit with additional tax fraud charges on Friday after federal prosecutors say they filed fake ...
In this image provided by the U.S. Navy, the guided-missile destroyer USS Porter (DDG 78) launches a tomahawk land attack missile in the Mediterranean Sea, Friday, April 7, 2017. (Mass Communication Specialist 3rd Class Ford Williams/U.S. Navy via AP)

NEW YORK (AP) — Brian Williams is facing online criticism for waxing poetic about what he called “beautiful pictures” of U.S. missiles launching during an attack on a Syrian air ...
In this April 12, 2015 file photo, Mark Ruffalo, from left, Scarlett Johansson, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, and Chris Evans present Robert Downey Jr. with the generation award at the MTV Movie Awards in Los Angeles. (Photo by Matt Sayles/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — MTV has scrapped gender specific categories for its upcoming Movie & TV Awards. In place of the Best Actress and Best Actor categories, this year’s awards ...
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