Chris Rock’s Netflix Special is Out
Chris Rock’s Netflix special is out! It’s the first stand-up from him in ten years. This one’s called Chris Rock: Tamborine, and it’s the first of two comedy specials. The deal was reportedly worth $40M.
AMAs Announce Air Date
The American Music Awards announced their air date… and for the first time, it won’t be on a Sunday. The awards are set to air Tuesday, October 9th at 8p.
Michael Phelps Welcomes Second Baby
Michael Phelps and his wife welcomed their second child! It’s another boy — they already have Boomer. This little guy’s name is Beckett Richard.
Ryan Murphy Strikes Deal with Netflix
Netflix has struck a deal with Ryan Murphy, the guy behind American Horror Story and Glee and other shows. It’s reportedly worth $300 million.
Melissa McCarthy & Tiffany Haddish to do Drama Movie
Melissa McCarthy and Tiffany Haddish are reportedly set to star in a new movie called the Kitchen, but it’s not a comedy! It’s a drama that takes place in the 1970s, about mob leaders who get locked up and their wives take over.
Gronk Visits Children’s Hospitals
Gronk, his brothers and his dad stopped by three local children’s hospitals to hang out with the kids and also to give them some hefty checks. Boston Children’s, Hasbro Children’s Hospital in Rhode Island and Barbara Bush Children’s in Maine. Each of the hospitals got $25k thanks to the Gronk Nation Youth Foundation.
Amy Schumer, John Stewart Headlining Comedy Festival
Comedy Central’s Clusterfest is set to take place the first weekend in June this year in San Francisco, and Jon Stewart, Amy Schumer, Trevor Noah and the Lonely Island are set to perform. Tiffany Haddish, Michael Che, SNL cast member Kyle Mooney and others are set to perform… as well as musical acts like Salt N Pepa, Third Eye Blind and more.
GLADD to Honor Britney Spears
GLADD is set to honor Britney Spears at the media awards in April. The award has previously gone to Jennifer Lopez, Cher and Demi Lovato, among other people.
Camila Cabello Announces Tour
Camila Cabello announced her solo headlining tour! She’s swinging through Boston Sunday, April 29th at the Orpheum Theater. Pre-sale tickets go on sale tomorrow.
Demi Lovato Reveals Diet Situation
Demi Lovato is keeping it real about her diet situation, saying that it’s a daily battle, and that she stopped dieting and has gained a little weight — but she is happier because she’s not restricting herself or food shaming herself. She wants to make it really clear: you don’t have to diet in order to be happy: everything in moderation is great.
Seinfeld: MAYBE a Reunion
Ellen Degeneres talked to Jerry Seinfeld and asked him if he’d be up for a Seinfeld reunion…
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