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‘Stranger Things’ Creators Sued

'STRANGER THINGS' CREATORS SUED OVER SERIES STORY LINE

1/1‘Stranger Things’ creators sued over series story line Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – A plot twist for ‘Stranger Things’. The creators will have to defend the originality of the series in court. Film maker Charlie Kessler is suing Matt and Ross Duffer stating the brothers crafted the show around his idea. Kessler says he discussed the plot of his…

200+ Linkin Park Instruments Up For Auction

LINKIN PARK INSTRUMENTS UP FOR SALE

1/1Linkin Park instruments up for sale Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – A rare opportunity to own a piece of Linkin Park’s legacy and help raise money for charity at the same time. More than 200 instruments and other gear used by the rock band are being sold to benefit “Music for Relief,” a program founded by Linkin Park. The…

Emmy-Winning Producer Steven Bochco Dies at 74

EMMY-WINNING PRODUCER STEVEN BOCHCO DIES AT 74 AFTER BATTLE WITH LEUKEMIA

1/1Emmy-winning producer Steven Bochco dies at 74 after battle with leukemia. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Emmy-winning producer Steven Bochco has died. His boundary-pushing series like “Hill Street Blues” and “NYPD Blue” helped shape modern television drama. Throughout his career, he was nominated for an Emmy 30 times; going on to win a total of 10. Bochco’s personal assistant…

Prince Death-‘Exceedingly High’ Fentanyl in Body

REPORT: NEW DEVELOPMENTS ON THE TOXICOLOGY REPORT FROM PRINCE'S AUTOPSY

1/1Report: New developments on the toxicology report from Prince’s autopsy. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – We’re learning more about what caused the death of legendary musician prince. According to a toxicology report obtained by the associated press, The singer had what experts call an “exceedingly high” concentration of fentanyl in his body when he died. Fentanyl is the most…

TCM to Honor Cicely Tyson in April

TCM TO HONOR CICELY TYSON WITH HAND AND FOOTPRINT CEREMONY

1/1TCM to honor Cicely Tyson with hand and footprint ceremony. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Actress Cicely Tyson will be honored in Hollywood with a hand and footprint ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theater. The event for the 93-year old Emmy Award-winner is set for April 27th, during the Turner Classic Film Festival. Tyson won best lead actress in…

Russell Simmons Denies Rape Claim in $10M Suit

RUSSELL SIMMONS ACCUSED OF RAPE IN NEW $10M LAWSUIT

1/1Russell Simmons Accused of Rape in New $10M Lawsuit Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Music mogul Russell Simmons has once again been accused of rape. According to Billboard; a woman identified as Jane Doe filed a $10-million lawsuit last week saying the Def Jam co-founder raped her in a hotel room after they met at a concert. The lawsuit…

Bruce Sprinsteen Extending Broadway Run

BROADWAY IS KEEPING SPRINGSTEEN'S SHOW FOR ANOTHER 81 PERFORMANCES

1/1Broadway is keeping Springsteen’s show for another 81 performances Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – “The boss” isn’t giving up the bright lights of Broadway just yet. Bruce Springsteen is extending the run of his one-man show through mid-December. Tickets for the 81 additional shows go on sale Wednesday, March 28th. Stringsteen began his residency at the Walter Kerr Theatre…

Prince Harry, Meghan Markle Wedding Cake Details

MEGHAN MARKLE AND PRINCE HARRY REVEAL DETAILS OF WEDDING CAKE

1/1Meghan Markle and Prince Harry reveal details of wedding cake. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have picked out their wedding cake. According to Kensington Palace; the couple asked pastry chef Claire Ptak, owner of the London-based bakery Violetcakes to make a “lemon elderflower cake.” It will incorporate the “bright flavors of spring, covered with…

Aretha Franklin Cancels Shows, Health Concerns

ARETHA FRANKLIN CANCELS TWO UPCOMING SHOWS ON HER DOCTOR'S ORDERS

1/1Aretha Franklin cancels two upcoming shows on her doctor’s orders. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Legendary singer Aretha Franklin has canceled a couple of upcoming performances amid health concerns. According to Rolling Stone magazine, her management team announced in a statement that Franklin’s doctor ordered her to rest for at least two months. This means she will not appear…

Bill Cosby to Face 5 More Accusers in Court

JUDGE RULES THURSDAY THAT 5 OF BILL COSBY'S ACCUSERS CAN TESTIFY AT HIS SEXUAL ASSAULT CASE RETRIAL.

1/1Judge rules Thursday that 5 of Bill Cosby’s accusers can testify at his sexual assault case retrial. Show Caption Hide Caption (CNN) – Bill Cosby’s legal battle may have gotten a little more difficult. On Thursday, a judge ruled five women who say the comedian sexually assaulted them will be allowed to testify against him at his re-trial next month….