Entertainment

Illinois court rejects former 'Empire’ actor's attempt to have charges against him dismissed

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Former "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett has lost his bid to have the Illinois Supreme Court to throw out the new charges against him and to remove the special prosecutor...Read more

SXSW canceled: Austin officials end 2020 festival amid coronavirus concerns

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Mayor Steve Adler announced a local disaster as a precaution because of the threat of the novel coronavirus, effectively cancelling the annual event.Read more

Dixie Chicks set release date for first album in 14 years

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Superstar country group the Dixie Chicks have set a release date for their first album in 14 years.Read more

'Hocus Pocus 2,' 'Enchanted' sequel officially confirmed

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The sequel will be released on Disney's streaming service, Disney+.Read more

'Jeopardy!' host Alex Trebek shares 1-year cancer update

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Alex Trebek says his fight against stage 4 pancreatic cancer hasn't been easy, but 'with a positive attitude, anything is possible.'Read more

American Idol star to sing for cancer patients at The James

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American Idol singer and star Crystal Bowersox is coming to Columbus Wednesday for a free performance hoping her...Read more

Report: 'Judge Judy' ending 25-year run

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The 25-year run of "Judge Judy" is coming to an end.Read more

'Amazing Race' suspends filming, sends contestants home in coronavirus precaution

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The globe-trotting reality series “The Amazing Race” is taking a breather as a precaution due to the coronavirus outbreak affecting several countries. Read more

Disney introduces its first official gay character

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Disney and Pixar's "Onward" director confirms the animated movie will introduce the first self-identifying LGBTQ character into the Pixar world.Read more

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Tool replace Metallica at Sonic Temple festival

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The Red Hot Chili Peppers will headline Friday night while Tool will close out the festival Sunday.Read more

twenty one pilots' Tyler Joseph, wife Jenna welcome baby girl

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Tyler Joseph, who is from the Columbus area, and his wife, Jenna, welcomed their daughter on Friday.Read more

'Friends' reunion special is officially happening on HBO Max

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A "Friends" reunion is officially coming soon!Read more

Adele says she's releasing new album in September

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Her manager reportedly had said last month that the follow-up album to "25" would be coming this year.Read more