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2017-12-13

"The Late Late" sub: James Corden has a baby, Harry Styles tapped to host

(LOS ANGELES) -- To the confusion of regular Late Late Show viewers and the joy of One Direction fans, the band's Harry Styles hosted Tuesday night's show -- filling in at the last minute for host James Corden, whose wife, Julia, gave birth to a baby girl just half-an-hour earlier. "You may be wondering why I'm hosting tonight," said Styles before joking, "And yes, you are right -- President [Donald] Trump finally got sick of James' jokes and deported him back to England." "I am, of course, kidding," Harry continued. "Actually, I have some great news...just half-an-hour ago, James and…

posted 2017-12-13 05:01:08 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"The Voice" recap: Jennifer Hudson loses her last two artists

On Tuesday’s episode of The Voice, the eight artists who performed Monday learned that Team Blake Shelton's Keisha Renee; Team Adam Levine's Adam Cunningham; and Davon Fleming and Noah Mac -- both from Team Jennifer Hudson -- were sent home. Cunningham and Mac were eliminated on a one-hour results show. They lost an "Instant Save" vote to Team Blake’s Red Marlow. Prior to the vote, Marlow, Cunningham and Mac sang for an opportunity to be saved by the viewers. Marlow performed Alabama’s “Dixieland Delight,” Cunningham covered “Here’s a Quarter (Call Someone Who Cares)” by Travis Tritt and Mac tackled Harry Styles’ “Sign of…

posted 2017-12-13 05:00:07 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

2017-12-12

Newcomer Steven Caple Jr. to direct "Creed 2" instead of Sylvester Stallone

(LOS ANGELES) -- Creed 2 has officially found its director. According to Variety, Warner Bros. has tapped up-and-coming director Steven Caple, Jr. for the Michael B. Jordan-headlining film.  Caple's previous credits include last year's film The Land, and the TV series Class. Ryan Coogler, who directed Creed, was initially expected to direct the sequel, but instead is in talks to come on as an executive producer while he wraps up his current film, Black Panther. Producer and co-star Sylvester Stallone was reportedly also considering directing, but according to Variety's sources, he decided against it after talking it over with Jordan and the movie's execs. Jordan took to Twitter to share the Creed 2 update, writing,…

posted 2017-12-12 18:00:30 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Mark Hamill compares "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" to "The Godfather"

(NEW YORK) -- The reviews have started trickling in for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, and the eighth chapter in the Skywalker saga that began with 1977's Star Wars is getting an overwhelmingly positive response.  The Tomatometer is strong with this one: The Last Jedi is currently hovering around 94% on aggregator Rotten Tomatoes. While it remains to be seen what the fans think, one fan -- Luke Skywalker himself, Mark Hamill -- tells ABC's Peter Travers he's very pleased with director Rian Johnson's film.  "It has all these elements: there's suspense, and all the creatures, and the character relationships, and Benicio del Toro! Oh my gosh! And Laura Dern! It's just wonderful…

posted 2017-12-12 14:13:43 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Joey Lawrence hints at possibility of "Blossom" revival

(LOS ANGELES) -- Whoa! Fans of the popular NBC sitcom Blossom, which ran from 1990 to 1995, will be thrilled to hear that there's a chance Blossom could be on its way back to television, according to former cast member Joey Lawrence. Lawrence starred as Blossom's jock older brother Joey. Blossom, of course, was played by current The Big Bang Theory actress, Mayim Bialik. When Steve host Steve Harvey asked the 41-year-old actor if there was a possibility for a revival, Lawrence revealed, "There's been serious talk about it, believe it or not," He added, "Mayim and I have both said we'd be into it. We've talked to Don Reo about it, who…

posted 2017-12-12 12:48:55 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"Last Jedi" star Daisy Ridley says being a "Star Wars" veteran just makes things "scarier"

Star Wars: The Last Jedi finally arrives Friday.  It's the second Star Wars go-around for star Daisy Ridley, who made her debut as Rey in The Force Awakens, but she tells ABC News that being a Star Wars veteran didn't make her second time any easier. "I think the second time around filming was scarier, because I had more of a sense of what it was," she says. "I had a sense of the fandom; I had a sense of the reaction to the film, everything; and so I had a lot of questions about the story." Many of those questions, Ridley says, revolved around the relationship…

posted 2017-12-12 11:03:28 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"Last Jedi" star Daisy Ridley says being a "Star Wars" veteran just makes things "scarier"

Star Wars: The Last Jedi finally arrives Friday.  It's the second Star Wars go-around for star Daisy Ridley, who made her debut as Rey in The Force Awakens, but she tells ABC News that being a Star Wars veteran didn't make her second time any easier. "I think the second time around filming was scarier, because I had more of a sense of what it was," she says. "I had a sense of the fandom; I had a sense of the reaction to the film, everything; and so I had a lot of questions about the story." Many of those questions, Ridley says, revolved around the relationship…

posted 2017-12-12 11:03:28 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Kym and Robert Herjavec announce they're expecting 1st baby together

(LOS ANGELES) -- Dancing with the Stars duo Kym and Robert Herjavec announced they are expecting their first baby together. The 55-year-old Shark Tank star and his 41-year-old wife, a professional ballroom dancer he met while competing on the reality show, both took to Instagram to announce the big news on Monday. The happy couple tied the knot in summer 2016 at a star-studded affair that included DWTS judge Carrie Ann Inaba as well as Lance Bass and Donny Osmond. After getting engaged earlier that year, Kym Herjavec (nee Johnson) detailed the proposal on Good Morning America, which she said included…

posted 2017-12-12 10:13:38 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Meet the women competing for Arie Luyendyk Jr.'s heart on season 22 of "The Bachelor"

(LOS ANGELES) -- The 29 women who will be competing on the new season of The Bachelor include a business owner, a personal stylist, a nanny and a sports reporter -- and many work in real estate, the same profession as Arie Luyendyk, Jr., the man whose heart they are vying for. The women range in age from 25 to 33 and hail from all over the country and Canada. Four have the name Lauren. Several are women of color. They are "dog moms" and pizza lovers, jetsetters and home cooks. Luyendyk, a former racecar driver turned real estate broker, was revealed as…

posted 2017-12-12 08:10:33 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"The Voice" recap: The top eight artists perform for a spot in the finals

(LOS ANGELES) -- The semifinals kicked off on Monday’s edition of The Voice, a show that saw the remaining eight artists compete for America’s vote, advised by their coaches, Adam Levine, Blake Shelton, Miley Cyrus and Jennifer Hudson. The eight semifinalists each performed a new song on his or her own, and a duet with another artist. Here are the highlights of Monday night's show: Adam Cunningham, representing Team Adam, lead off with Lonestar’s “I’m Already There.” Afterwards, Levine praised the performance, calling Cunningham “one of the top contenders in the competition." Next up, Team Jennifer’s Noah Mac paired with Chloe Kohanski, from Blake’s team, for a cover of Chris Isaak’s…

posted 2017-12-12 07:03:43 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson and girlfriend expecting baby number two

(LOS ANGELES) -- Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson got an early Christmas gift this year -- the Fast and Furious star and his girlfriend Lauren Hashian are expecting their second child together. The 45-year-old professional wrestler-turned-actor made the announcement Tuesday in an Instagram post that features his two-year-old daughter Jasmine sitting under a sign that says, "It's a girl!" written in large pink letters, followed by "Can't Wait to be a Big Sister and be the Boss!" "Our Jasmine Lia would like to make a big announcement - IT’S A GIRL!@laurenhashianofficial and I are boundlessly grateful for this blessing as this…

posted 2017-12-12 05:00:20 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Jimmy Kimmel brings son to show, makes plea for Children's Health program funding

Jimmy Kimmel returned to Jimmy Kimmel Live! Monday night after a week off to be with his seven-month-old son, Billy, who underwent a second heart surgery last week, and he returned with a special surprise guest -- Billy himself. Kimmel introduced the youngster, saying, "Look, he's fine everybody!  He may have pooped, but he's fine." The host got choked up thanking last week's guest hosts, joking, "Daddy cries on TV but Billy doesn't. It's unbelievable." Kimmel, who used Billy's illness this spring to make a series of impassioned pleas to Congress to preserve Obamacare and improve affordable health care access,…

posted 2017-12-12 05:00:20 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio