A light-up bow whose arrows are advertised as flying up to 145 feet and the “Catapencil” — a pencil with a miniature slingshot-style launcher on its end — are on an annual list of unsafe toys released Wednesday by a Massachusetts-based consumer watchdog group.
Mike Nichols, the director of matchless versatility who brought fierce wit, caustic social commentary and wicked absurdity to such film, TV and stage hits as “The Graduate,” ”Angels in America” and “Monty Python’s Spamalot,” has died. He was 83.
NBC has scrapped a Bill Cosby comedy that was under development and TV Land will stop airing reruns of “The Cosby Show,” moves that came a day after another woman came forward claiming that the once-beloved comic had sexually assaulted her.
Stephen Colbert will host “The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors.”
People magazine has named Chris Hemsworth the “Sexiest Man Alive” of 2014, cheering the Australian actor’s rise as hammer-wielding, bone fide hunk in the “Thor” films.
Taylor Swift returns to the “Victoria’s Secret Fashion Show” along with Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande and Hozier.
James Corden makes an early visit to CBS late night when he appears for the first time on the “Late Show with David Letterman,” on Friday, Nov. 21.
Some would say it’s tacky when anyone but the bride wears white at a wedding. But when Beyoncé does it, it’s a statement.
Trophies were being handed out Friday at the inaugural TV broadcast of the Hollywood Film Awards, which bills itself as “the official launch of awards season.”
This week, a rapper battles anti-Semitism allegations, a “Cake Boss” gets drunk, and ‘The Big Bang Theory’ loses a star.