Throughout ‘SNL’’s 39-year history, there have been plenty of hosts who doubled as musical guests, from the very first, Desi Arnaz, who performed with his son Desi Arnaz, Jr., to Miley Cyrus, who just did the honors several weeks ago.
Last night, I, along with millions of others, watched the 65th Primetime Emmy Awards, wondering if it was going to happen: Would Kerry Washington become the first black woman to win an Emmy for Outstanding Lead Actress in a Drama Series? Even screen legend Diahann Carroll’s onstage veiled warning — “And tonight she better get this […]
“‘The Voice’ has changed my name from the guy in Maroon 5 to Adam Levine, and I’m very happy to have a name..again.” So says Adam Levine, who coached the smooth-voiced Javier Colonto victory in the first season of “The Voice.” “He’s great, we have a lot of laughs together,” says Christina Aguilera. “But he […]
No new show is more controversial than “The Playboy Club” (Premieres Monday, Sept. 19 at 10/9c on NBC). The drama has been condemned by both the Parents Television Council and Gloria Steinem for glamorizing the exploitation of women. NBC’s Salt Lake City affiliate refuses to air it. Others have claimed it’s a pale imitation of […]
[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/movies/Eddie-Murphy-Raw/10233/824139665/Eddie-Murphy-Raw/embed 420 355] . We all remember Eddie Murphy: Raw, right? His 1987 stand-up comedy special when he was in his prime? You can’t forget the classic bit where Eddie talks about what an inspiration Richard Pryor was to him, to the point of backing him up when Bill Cosby chastised him for being […]