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Adele gets us ready for her ‘SNL’ performance

Adele gets us ready for her ‘SNL’ performance

We are so ready Adele. The singer is set to host “Saturday Night Live” this weekend, and she stirred anticipation late Wednesday with a photo she posted on social media. The picture on her verified Instagram account shows Adele wearing a mask and appearing to be going over a script. “3 days to go,” the…MORE

‘Borat’ sequel somehow still manages to serve up audacious surprises

‘Borat’ sequel somehow still manages to serve up audacious surprises

Like any sequel, “Borat Subsequent Moviefilm” faces the challenge of what to do for an encore, 14 years and a big box-office haul later. Somehow, though, Sacha Baron Cohen hasn’t lost the power to deliver audacious surprises, with enough explosive, not-suitable-for-anywhere laughs to power through the flatter patches this sort of exercise inevitably yields. Success…MORE

Shawn Mendes bares his heart in Netflix doc ‘In Wonder’

Shawn Mendes bares his heart in Netflix doc ‘In Wonder’

Shawn Mendes is just a regular guy. At least that’s what the new trailer for his Netflix documentary “In Wonder” wants to stress. According to the streaming giant the doc “follows Shawn Mendes’ journey toward self-discovery, after the physical and emotional demands of his rise, and his last world tour, pushed him towards a personal…MORE

‘537 Votes’ revisits Florida election chaos in 2000 as a prelude to 2020

‘537 Votes’ revisits Florida election chaos in 2000 as a prelude to 2020

The timing of “537 Votes” isn’t subtle, focusing on election chaos and chicanery surrounding the 2000 Florida recount weeks before concerns about a repeat two decades later. The HBO documentary, however, provides a contextual, nuanced view — rooted in the controversy over Cuban boy Elian Gonzalez — while painting a colorful portrait of the ensuing…MORE

‘Rebecca’ offers a pretty but uninspired remake of the Hitchcock classic

‘Rebecca’ offers a pretty but uninspired remake of the Hitchcock classic

The scenery is spectacular in “Rebecca,” and that’s not even counting stars Lily James and Armie Hammer. Yet this faithful, pretty-but-uninspired adaptation of Daphne Du Maurier’s novel doesn’t breathe fresh life into the classic, much less eclipse the 1940 Laurence Olivier-Joan Fontaine version that garnered Alfred Hitchcock’s lone best-picture Oscar. Those years produced a lot…MORE

Chris Pratt defended by fellow stars after Twitter diss

Chris Pratt defended by fellow stars after Twitter diss

Twitter may not be loving Chris Pratt these days, but he gets by with a little help from his friends. Some celebs did not appreciate the response after a tweet appeared over the weekend saying “One has to go,” along with pictures of Pratt, Chris Hemsworth, Chris Pine and Chris Evans resulted in many saying…MORE

Emma Roberts blocked her mom on Instagram after she leaked pregnancy news

Emma Roberts blocked her mom on Instagram after she leaked pregnancy news

When it comes to her privacy, Emma Roberts had to draw a line. During a recent appearance on “Jimmy Kimmel Live,” the “American Horror Story” actress revealed that she got into an Instagram war with her mother after she leaked news of Roberts’ pregnancy. According to Roberts, her mother, Kelly Cunningham, is not tech savvy…MORE

Spencer Davis, ’60s rocker behind ‘Keep on Running,’ dead at 81

Spencer Davis, ’60s rocker behind ‘Keep on Running,’ dead at 81

Spencer Davis, bandleader of The Spencer Davis Group who produced the hits “Keep On Running” and “Gimme Some Lovin’,” has died at the age of 81. Musician Steve Winwood, a member of The Spencer Davis Group, led tributes to Davis, calling him an “early pioneer of the British folk scene,” and crediting him with embracing…MORE

Liz’s Dirt

Friday’s Dirt

Former ‘Home Improvement’ star Zachery Ty Bryan is in a lot of trouble.  According to his girlfriend, he pulled her out of bed by the hair and started beating her over missing cell phone chargers.  He has been charged with strangulation and coercion, which are both felonies, as well as 6 misdemeanors.  He has been…

Thursday’s Dirt

Ozzy Osbourne had a pretty bad 2019.  He had a serious fall, neck surgery, an infection in his hand and was hospitalized with the flu.  And he knows exactly what to blame for his bad luck…a haunted doll.  Ozzy and Jack went to see Robert the Doll in Key West as part of their show…