LOS ANGELES — Former “Parks and Recreation” stars Amy Poehler and Nick Offerman are reuniting for an NBC reality competition focused on craft-making. The network says Poehler and Offerman will produce and host “The Handmade Project.” The series pits “eight of America’s best all-around makers” against one another in a series of projects over six episodes. […]
The Swedish Academy is excited to finally deliver Bob Dylan’s Nobel Prize for literature honor. The “Like a Rolling Stone” singer is headed to Stockholm this weekend for a pair of shows, and while he’s in town he will meet with members of the Swedish Academy so that they can hand over his award, the […]
NEW YORK — Darlene Cates, best known for playing the mother of Johnny Depp and Leonardo DiCaprio in 1993’s “What’s Eating Gilbert Grape,” has died at 69. Cates died in her sleep Sunday morning at her home in Forney, Texas, according to her son-in-law, David Morgan. John “Sib” Hashian, former drummer of Boston, is dead […]
March 29, 2017, 8:13 AM| Only on “CBS This Morning,” Kirk Johnson, Prince’s confidant and drummer, takes us around Paisley Park where the iconic star lived, performed and passed. Johnson was among those who discovered Prince dead inside an elevator last April. Jamie Yuccas reports.
March 29, 2017, 8:31 AM| The Academy of Country Music Awards will bring some of the biggest names in music. Luke Bryan and Dierks Bentley are both up for a combined 35 nominations. Bryan and Bentley join “CBS This Morning” to preview the award show.
Few people know Paisley Park – Prince’s creative sanctuary – better than Kirk Johnson, a drummer for the artist and the best man at his first wedding. Only on “CBS This Morning,” Johnson takes us around Paisley Park where the iconic star lived, performed and died Johnson, who was one of Prince’s closest confidants and […]
Music, comedy and broadcasts by (clockwise from top left) David Bowie, the Eagles, Barbra Streisand, Richard Pryor, Judy Garland, Vin Scully and Big Mama Thornton are among the landmark recordings that will be preserved by the Library of Congress. Davie Bowie, Barbra Streisand, Judy Garland, The Eagles, Richard Pryor, Talking Heads and N.W.A. are just […]
NEW YORK — The late Muhammad Ali is getting the Ken Burns treatment. The PBS documentarian announced Tuesday that he and two partners will make a two-part, four-hour film about the former heavyweight champ, who died last June. Burns, his daughter Sarah and David McMahon collaborated for a PBS documentary on Jackie Robinson that debuted […]
March 27, 2017, 2:21 PM| The lives of mother-daughter stars Debbie Reynolds and Carrie Fisher were celebrated this weekend in the Hollywood Hills. “Entertainment Tonight” correspondent Cameron Mathison joins CBSN from L.A. with more.
Sarah Paulson is the latest actor to step up and put her hat in the ring to play Donald Trump. Paulson told The Hollywood Reporter, “I’d like to play Donald Trump,” as she talked about the upcoming season of the hit series “American Horror Story.” Sarah Paulson does a dramatic reading of Hillary Clinton’s emails […]