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Lil Kim claps back at 50 Cent over viral video
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Lil Kim claps back at 50 Cent over viral video

Rap beefs are common, but this one came with an Irish tinge. After rapper/actor/producer 50 Cent posted his amusement about a viral TikTok video that compared raptress Lil Kim dancing to a leprechaun, she clapped back. “Ur so obsessed wit me this is getting creepy. Yarnnnn this one ain’t it bro not funny at all…MORE

Lance Bass and husband Michael Turchin welcome twins
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Lance Bass and husband Michael Turchin welcome twins

Lance Bass is now a dad to twins. The *NSYNC alum and husband Michael Turchin welcomed home Violet Betty and Alexander James, Bass announced on Instagram Thursday. The babies were carried via surrogate, the singer said. Alexander, born one minute before his sister on Wednesday, weighed 4 lbs., 14 oz. Violet weighed 4 lbs., 11…MORE

‘Succession’ doesn’t miss a beat as its Murdochian family feud continues
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‘Succession’ doesn’t miss a beat as its Murdochian family feud continues

Success hasn’t spoiled “Succession,” as the Emmy-winning drama returns with all its Shakespearean and Murdochian overtones intact, with a bruising father-son battle over its fictional media empire. Stripped of that, the HBO series remains enormously fun, filled with cringe-inducing moments and the kind of vicious insults that would make the writers of “Veep” blush. Having…MORE

‘Introducing, Selma Blair’ turns her MS diagnosis into a deeply personal documentary
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‘Introducing, Selma Blair’ turns her MS diagnosis into a deeply personal documentary

Coming not long after the splendid Val Kilmer documentary, “Introducing, Selma Blair” provides more deeply personal access to an actor in the throes of a health crisis, following her multiple sclerosis diagnosis in 2018. In this case, the focus is less on her career than her struggles and treatment, with the goal of assisting others…MORE

‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ and ‘Day of the Dead’ stretch movie horror into series
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‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ and ‘Day of the Dead’ stretch movie horror into series

For anyone who watched “I Know What You Did Last Summer” or “Night of the Living Dead” and thought, “I wish that movie was four times longer,” Amazon and Syfy have series for you, because it’s that time of year for scary shows, and as things currently stand in TV/streaming, anything worth doing is worth…MORE

Gloria Estefan hopes to inspire change by tackling tough issues on ‘Red Table Talk’
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Gloria Estefan hopes to inspire change by tackling tough issues on ‘Red Table Talk’

Gloria Estefan is getting candid in a whole new season of “Red Table Talk: The Estefans.” “I think it’s a great opportunity to show a multi-generational view of different topics that everyone is somehow affected by in our world,” The singer said in a recent interview with CNN. The latest episode, which debuted on Facebook…MORE

‘CMT Artists of the Year’ returned with an invitation-only crowd
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‘CMT Artists of the Year’ returned with an invitation-only crowd

CMT honored the year’s biggest country music performers in an invitation-only ceremony from Nashville’s Schermerhorn Symphony Center on Wednesday. It was the first time since 2019 “CMT Artists of the Year” aired. The artists honored were Chris Stapleton, Gabby Barrett, Kane Brown, Kelsea Ballerini and Luke Combs, alongside “Breakout Artist of the Year” Mickey Guyton…MORE

Netflix head reiterates support for Dave Chappelle special in email to staff
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Netflix head reiterates support for Dave Chappelle special in email to staff

Netflix head Ted Sarandos has reiterated his support for Dave Chappelle and the comic’s controversial stand-up special, “The Closer” in an email to company staff. In the email dated Monday and obtained by Variety, the co-chief executive officer responded to the backlash by writing, “We know that a number of you have been left angry,…MORE

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