Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Sylvester Stallone: Director told me not to boycott the Oscars

Monday, February 8, 2016, 6:19 PM
"Creed" not only made the "Rocky" franchise relevant for a new generation, it once again made Sylvester Stallone relevant as an actor. With the film a critical and commercial success ($109 million in the U.S. and Canada), Stallone was thrilled to receive an Oscar nomination for his latest turn as... Read more

Will Smith on 'Concussion,' parenting, and 'Bad Boys 3'

Monday, February 8, 2016, 6:02 PM
While the Will Smith-Janet Hubert "Fresh prince of Bel-Air" feud has been simmering stateside, in England Smith has chosen to take the view of a peace with honor. Speaking to A.Dot on BBC Radio 1Xtra, Will was asked which of the Aunt Vivs he preferred, and he replied: "Both of the Aunt Vivs were really... Read more

University of the Arts alum Elle King gets engaged

Monday, February 8, 2016, 3:44 PM
Elle King can forget about her "Ex's." And she's entrusting her "Oh's" to "Fergie." MTV.com reports that the University of the Arts alum (a/k/a Tanner Elle Schneider) got engaged to her British boyfriend over the weekend "on a sailboat under the Golden Gate Bridge." The fiance is the aforementioned... Read more

It's official: Teresa Giudice rejoining 'Housewives of NJ'

Monday, February 8, 2016, 1:39 PM
It's always good to have a job waiting for you when you're released from prison, so for the sake of recidivism rates, we're happy to report that Teresa Giudice is officially rejoining Bravo's The Real Housewives of New Jersey. (Bravo is part of Comcast/Universal/NBC.) After 11 months behind bars on... Read more

Porn star drops suit against Josh Duggar over rough Philly tryst

Sunday, February 7, 2016, 3:02 PM
Duggar? He barely knew her. Porn star Danica Dillon, who performed at Philadelphia's Gold Club and reportedly went back to the Doubletree on Broad Street with religious reality TV star/sister molester/porn addict Josh Duggar, has dropped her rough sex lawsuit against him. Dillon (a/k/a Ashley Stamm-Northup)... Read more

Eagles Fan tells CBS that Losing Ruins Her Day

Sunday, February 7, 2016, 1:32 PM
On the morning of the Super Bowl, which not-so-coincidentally is being televised by CBS, "CBS Sunday Morning" took a look at what drives die-hard sports fans. One of those fans was, of course, someone who rooted for the Eagles. Attorney Ellen Centore, who gave birth to her daughter on a game day... Read more

Before court, Meek Mill visits with Boys' Latin students

Thursday, February 4, 2016, 2:40 PM
Philadelphia hip hop star Meek Mill spent part of his Thursday morning visiting students at Boys’ Latin of Philadelphia Charter School (5501 Cedar Ave.). His purpose was to learn more about the prep school and talk to the students about being successful. The event was a change of pace for Meek... Read more

Sylvester Stallone shares vintage shots from original ‘Rocky’

Thursday, February 4, 2016, 1:35 PM
Sylvester Stallone took an extensive trip down memory lane earlier this week, sharing to Instagram a number of behind-the-scenes photos from the filming of the original Rocky movie. Stallone, of course, was recently nominated for a Best Supporting Actor Oscar for his role in Creed — which may... Read more

Kevin Hart needs cheesesteak wraps, vodka at every live show

Thursday, February 4, 2016, 10:10 AM
Kevin Hart’s ongoing “What Now?” tour became the highest grossing comedy show of all time last year — and now, it appears that the Philadelphia native has a similarly epic tour rider to go along with it. Published by The Smoking Gun, Hart’s 2015-2016 tour rider —... Read more

'Ellen' boosts N.J. girl's drive to collect 1,000 books about black girls

Wednesday, February 3, 2016, 6:16 PM
Marley Dias, the 11-year-old from West Orange, N.J., featured on Fox29's Good Day Philadelphia and in our own Sofiya Ballin's "Black History: What I Wish I Knew" project (Marley's story will be live the first week in March), made it to the Ellen show on Wednesday. And when you do good things and... Read more
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