Chappelle To Receive Mark Twain Prize For HumorThe 45-year-old Chappelle shot to international stardom through his Comedy Central program, "Chappelle's Show," which gleefully skewered racial stereotypes and hot-button societal issues.
Father Pfleger Invites Minister Farrakhan To St. Sabina To Talk Facebook BanLast Thursday, the social media company banned Farrakhan as well as conspiracy theorist Alex Jones, Milo Yiannopoulos, Paul Nehlen, Paul Joseph Watson and Laura Loomer.
Springsteen, Scorsese Talk Catholicism, Films And Creativity"All my work was informed by my years in Catholic school," Springsteen said to the intimate crowd of Emmy voters and press at the start. "All that redemption, damnation, all the Martin Scorsese films. ... As I got older I stopped fighting against it. Now I draw on it and enjoy it. There's no greater well to draw on than myths of Catholicism. Everything is in there."
CBS News Names New Evening Anchor, Revamps Morning ShowKing, 64, has cemented her importance to "CBS This Morning" with newsmaking interviews, the most recent her high-profile interview with singer R. Kelly .
Peter Mayhew, Chewbacca In The 'Star Wars' Films, Dies At 74As Chewbacca, known to his friends as Chewie, the 7-foot-3 Mayhew was a fierce warrior with a soft heart, loyal sidekick to Harrison Ford's Han Solo, and co-pilot of the Millennium Falcon.
3 Plead Not Guilty In Death Of Son Of 'Chicago Fire' AdviserDavid Chikerotis worked as a set designer on "Chicago Fire." His father, retired Chicago Fire Chief Steve Chikerotis, serves as a technical adviser on the show and occasionally appears as the Steve Walker character.
Facebook Bans Louis Farrakhan, Alex Jones For Promoting 'Violence And Hate'“We've always banned individuals or organizations that promote or engage in violence and hate, regardless of ideology. The process for evaluating potential violators is extensive and it is what led us to our decision to remove these accounts today,” said a Facebook spokesperson.
Hugs, Tears Mark Taping Of Final 'Big Bang Theory' Episode"This show has touched so many hearts," an emotional Kaley Cuoco told the fans who filled a Warner Bros. soundstage Tuesday. She shared a comment made by series creator Chuck Lorre at a reading of the final script: "'The Big Bang Theory' will live on in our hearts forever."
Eddie George's Second Act - On Stage In 'Chicago'"I just went toward the things that made me scared. Things that were going to challenge me, stretch me and push me beyond my limits."
Notable Reaction To The Death Of Filmmaker John Singleton"The youngest-ever Best Director nominee and an inspiration to us all. John Singleton, you will be greatly missed."
‘Boyz N The Hood’, ‘2 Fast 2 Furious’ Filmmaker John Singleton Dead At 51 Following StrokeThe Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences mourned the loss of the "youngest-ever Best Director nominee and an inspiration to us all."