Pop Culture

Yeezy Brand Borrowed Millions In PPP Aid

(CNN) - Kanye West's fashion brand Yeezy reportedly got between $2 million and $5 million in government coronavirus aid loans. The government's paycheck protection program was intended to help small businesses keep workers employed during the coronavirus-related shutdown. The…

Halle Berry Apologizes, Will Not Play Transgender Role

(CNN) - Backlash on social media has convinced Halle Berry not to take on the role of a transgender man in an upcoming film. The Academy-Award winning actress discussed the possible role on an Instagram live video. But criticism…

Ozark To End With 2-Part Final Season

(CNN) - The popular Netflix crime series "Ozark" will end its run with an expanded fourth season. Netflix is ordering 14 episodes for the final season, up from 10 in each of the previous seasons. The 14 episodes will…

Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Dies At Age 98

(CNN) - Carl Reiner did it all. He was a legendary stand-up comedian, actor, director, producer, writer and singer who graced the silver screen for decades. On Monday night, he passed away at his home in Beverly Hills. His…

OITNB Star Taylor Schilling Reveals New Romance

(CNN) -Taylor Schilling is celebrating pride with a new romance. The Orange Is The New Black star re-posted a photo of her and artist Emily Ritz on her Instagram story. Written across the image was, "I couldn't be more…

Beyonce Honored At BET Awards

(CNN) - For many fans, the highlight of Sunday's BET Awards was Beyonce receiving the prestigious humanitarian award. The superstar singer and actress was chosen in recognition of her BeyGood initiative. Beyonce's charity provides scholarships to minority students and…

The Dixie Chicks Have Changed Their Name

(CNN) - The Dixie Chicks are dropping the Dixie. The band has changed their name to just 'The Chicks.' Saying, "We want to meet this moment." They made the announcement on their website on Thursday and updated all of…

Bonnaroo Canceled Due To COVID-19

(CNN) - Bonnaroo is a gone-a-roo. At least for this year. The big Tennessee music festival has been canceled because of continued concerns over COVID-19. Back in March Bonnaroo's organizers moved its regular June dates to September, but now…