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  • Netflix Developing New Series About Queen Elizabeth II

    Netflix Developing New Series About Queen Elizabeth II | ARTICLE

    Netflix already chronicles the ruthlessness of American government with House of Cards, and now the on-demand service is venturing into UK politics with an upcoming "epic" series based on the life and reign of Queen Elizabeth II, 

    May 23, 2014 11:40 AM ET
  • Tupac's Final Words Revealed by Police Officer on Scene of Murder

    Tupac's Final Words Revealed by Police Officer on Scene of Murder | ARTICLE

    The first police officer at the scene of Tupac Shakur's 1996 drive-by murder has revealed the last words spoken by the late rap legend. And they're not exactly peaceful.  "He looked at me, and he took a breath...

    May 23, 2014 10:50 AM ET
  • Earn a Role in the Upcoming 'Star Wars' Sequel

    Earn a Role in the Upcoming 'Star Wars' Sequel | ARTICLE

    One charitable Star Wars fan is getting a shot at Lucasfilm glory – with a cameo in the upcoming J.J. Abrams-directed sequel. To earn the privilege, fans must enter a contest by making a $10 donation to Star Wars:...

    May 21, 2014 1:25 PM ET
  • No, Jessica Chastain Isn't Headed for 'True Detective'

    No, Jessica Chastain Isn't Headed for 'True Detective' | ARTICLE

    Despite rumors to the contrary, Jessica Chastain is not joining the Season Two cast of True Detective. One day after Nerdist reported that she'd been offered a lead part on the show, reps for the Oscar-nominated actress confirmed...

    May 21, 2014 12:25 PM ET
  • Un-'Happy': Iranian Pharrell Fans Arrested for Dance Video

    Un-'Happy': Iranian Pharrell Fans Arrested for Dance Video | ARTICLE

    UPDATE: The six people arrested have been released, according to Gawker. For months, Pharrell fans have been spreading "Happy"ness across the planet through harmless dancing videos. But the dancing is no laughing matter in Iran, where...

    May 21, 2014 11:15 AM ET
  • Tatooine You: 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Filming Scenes in Abu Dhabi

    Tatooine You: 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Filming Scenes in Abu Dhabi | ARTICLE

    Star Wars: Episode VII is officially shooting in Abu Dhabi, leading to reports that director J.J. Abrams is attempting to re-create the desert landscapes of Luke Skywalker's home planet, Tatooine. United Arab Emirates media company twofour54 confirmed...

    May 21, 2014 9:02 AM ET
  • R.E.M. Issue Massive Compilations of More Than 150 Rarities

    R.E.M. Issue Massive Compilations of More Than 150 Rarities | ARTICLE

    Following the release of R.E.M.'s "complete" Unplugged performances, the now defunct group has gone deep into its archives to offer "complete" packages of their discography for digital release, including over 150...

    May 20, 2014 9:42 AM ET
  • Ryan Lewis Explains the 30/30 Project

    Ryan Lewis Explains the 30/30 Project | VIDEO

    Producer Ryan Lewis, who came to prominence with his partner Macklemore, used his high profile to raise awareness for the 30/30 Project, the healthcare foundation created by his HIV-positive mother, Julie, in April. Julie has successfully battled...

    May 20, 2014 9:01 AM ET
  • Watch M.I.A.'s Aggressive New Video

    Watch M.I.A.'s Aggressive New Video | VIDEO

    M.I.A. has shared a self-directed, uncensored video for "Double Bubble Trouble," the dubby cut from her 2013 LP, Matangi. In keeping with the rapper-singer's typical style, it's a politically charged clip, featuring lots of people...

    May 19, 2014 2:50 PM ET
  • Jeff Bridges and Sheryl Crow to Co-Host Austin City Limits Benefit Gig

    Jeff Bridges and Sheryl Crow to Co-Host Austin City Limits Benefit Gig | ARTICLE

    The Dude abides – for a good cause. Jeff Bridges and Sheryl Crow will co-host Austin City Limits' upcoming all-star benefit concert, in honor of the music series' 40th anniversary. The two hosts will perform during the...

    May 19, 2014 1:50 PM ET
  • R.E.M.'s Mike Mills: Band Has 'Lot of Stuff in the Vaults'

    R.E.M.'s Mike Mills: Band Has 'Lot of Stuff in the Vaults' | ARTICLE

    R.E.M. called it quits in 2011, ending one of the most acclaimed runs in rock history. But fans have reason to celebrate – first with the band's new Unplugged set, and...

    May 19, 2014 12:30 PM ET
  • Watch Crazy 'True Blood' Trailer

    Watch Crazy 'True Blood' Trailer | VIDEO

    Chaos reigns in the first full trailer for True Blood's seventh and final season. The minute-and-a-half preview strings together gory images and dramatic monologues, set to a spooky score of the Brothers Bright's brooding ballad "Blood...

    May 19, 2014 11:25 AM ET
  • 'Dubstep,' 'Auto-Tune' Added to Merriam-Webster Dictionary

    'Dubstep,' 'Auto-Tune' Added to Merriam-Webster Dictionary | ARTICLE

    First, dubstep infected the pop charts – now it's wound up in the dictionary. That trendy genre label has entered Merriam-Webster's 2014 Collegiate edition, along with "auto-tune" and, in a sure sign of a coming cultural apocalypse,...

    May 19, 2014 10:40 AM ET
  • Mick Jagger Becomes Great-Grandfather

    Mick Jagger Becomes Great-Grandfather | ARTICLE

    At 70 years young, Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger has officially become a great-grandfather. Assisi Jackson, Jagger's 21-year-old granddaughter, gave birth to a baby girl over the weekend, The Daily Mail reports. CBS...

    May 19, 2014 9:45 AM ET
  • Richard Linklater to Direct New Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis Comedy

    Richard Linklater to Direct New Will Ferrell, Zach Galifianakis Comedy | ARTICLE

    The last time comedy superstars Will Ferrell and Zach Galifianakis joined forces for 2012's The Campaign, critics were decidedly mixed. Now they have an acclaimed filmmaker on their side. According to TheWrap, Richard Linklater...

    May 16, 2014 1:17 PM ET
  • Andrew Samberg, St. Vincent Goof for 'SNL'

    Andrew Samberg, St. Vincent Goof for 'SNL' | VIDEO

    Saturday Night Live will close out its current season in style this weekend, with host (and SNL alum) Andy Samberg and musical guest St. Vincent joining forces for the May 16th finale. In keeping with current SNL tradition, the...

    May 16, 2014 12:23 PM ET
  • Justin Bieber Faces Lawsuit for Bodyguard-Photographer Scuffle

    Justin Bieber Faces Lawsuit for Bodyguard-Photographer Scuffle | ARTICLE

    Another day, another Justin Bieber legal mess. According to TMZ, a photographer has filed a lawsuit against the pop star and his bodyguard for unspecified damages, claiming that – on the night of Bieber's January...

    May 16, 2014 12:20 PM ET
  • 'Jeopardy!' and Alex Trebek Go Hip-Hop

    'Jeopardy!' and Alex Trebek Go Hip-Hop | VIDEO

    "What is mo' problems." This is an actual answer from a recent "Battle of the Decades" episode of Jeopardy!, as contestants (including trivia show king Ken Jennings) went head-to-head over their knowledge of Nineties hip-hop. It also rivals the...

    May 16, 2014 11:30 AM ET
  • Billy Corgan Shares Snippet of Experimental Solo LP, 'AEGEA'

    Billy Corgan Shares Snippet of Experimental Solo LP, 'AEGEA' | ARTICLE

    Billy Corgan is one busy man. The Smashing Pumpkins frontman already announced plans to release two new albums entitled Monuments to an Elegy and Day for Night. Now, Corgan has shared a taste of AEGEA, his experimental solo...

    May 16, 2014 10:50 AM ET
  • Andrew Garfield Dons Dress for Arcade Fire

    Andrew Garfield Dons Dress for Arcade Fire | VIDEO

    Amazing Spider-Man 2 star Andrew Garfield plays a whole different kind of superhero in Arcade Fire's inspirational (and psychedelic) video for "We Exist." Dressing in a woman's wig and short jean shorts, Garfield's character heads down to...

    May 16, 2014 9:35 AM ET
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