posted: 12/16/2014 3:19 a.m.
Bill Cosby broke his silence amid a flood of assault accusations in a brief interview with The New York Post's Page Six. "Let me say this. I only expect the black media to uphold the standards of excellence in journalism and when you do that you have to go in with a neutral mind," Cosby told the publication's Stacy Brown, who noted that he frequently writes for black publications.
posted: 12/15/2014 2:59 a.m.
Actor Mark Wahlberg's plea for a pardon has focused fresh attention on excusing criminal acts. Massachusetts hasn't approved a pardon in more than a decade.
posted: 12/12/2014 3:39 a.m.
NEW YORK -- Birdman squawked loudest in the Golden Globes nominations, flying away with a leading seven nods including best picture in the comedy or musical category.
posted: 12/12/2014 3:23 a.m.
Since it was revealed Mark Wahlberg is seeking a pardon in Massachusetts for assaults he committed as a teen, the actor is well aware that the court of public opinion has weighed in on why he wants one and whether he deserves it.
posted: 12/09/2014 4 a.m.
The biblical film Exodus: Gods and Kings has come under fire for white actors being cast in the main roles as Egyptians. But director Ridley Scott has a message for those trying to boycott the movie: "I say, 'Get a life.'" Scott said he had to assemble the "best possible cast ... on a budget of this scale."
updated: 12/07/2014 5:28 p.m.
Top performers and power players from Hollywood, Broadway and the nation's capital gathered over the weekend to honor five artists receiving this year's Kennedy Center Honors.
posted: 12/07/2014 4:29 a.m.
The year's brightest newcomer, Sam Smith; the most-nominated woman in Grammy history, Beyonce; and mega-producer Pharrell led the Grammy Award nominations, with six nominations apiece.