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A new 'Kung Fu' debuts at a crucial time for Asian Americans

NEW YORK (AP) — Up-and-coming actors will sometimes claim to know a variety of skills to be considered for roles, but Olivia Liang set a boundary early in her career. “When I started...

Metcalf loves her 'weirdo B storyline' on TV's 'The Conners'

NEW YORK (AP) — Laurie Metcalf smiles and laughs when she thinks of her character Jackie and her assorted misadventures on the “Roseanne” spinoff, “The Conners.” Dating back to her ...

'Our Friend' is an opportunity for a good cry — if wanted

NEW YORK (AP) — If his new movie, “ Our Friend, ” makes audiences cry, Jason Segal can sympathize. He recalls being on an airplane and watching a movie that made him break down so u...

Skyler Astin finds new notes to hit on ‘Zoey’s Playlist’

NEW YORK (AP) — By page two of the pilot script for NBC's “ Zoey's Extraordinary Playlist,” Skylar Astin knew he wanted the role of Max Richman. The NBC musical series, now airing se...

Slow down? Never. Ryan Seacrest says he's busier than ever

NEW YORK (AP) — Most folks have slowed down in the past nine months but Ryan Seacrest says he's been juggling more than usual during the pandemic. His regular TV and radio gigs as a ...

Sterling K. Brown finds his balance in when to speak out

NEW YORK (AP) — Season five of NBC's “This Is Us,” debuts Tuesday and viewers will get to see the Pearson family as they navigate both the pandemic and Black Lives Matter movement. Sterling K. Brown, ...

Natalie Portman releases children's book of inclusive fables

New York (AP) — Natalie Portman is putting her body through the paces to get into fighting shape for her next Marvel movie. The Oscar winner, preparing to film “Thor: Love and Thunder” in Sydney, Aust...

Lily Collins scratches itch to travel with 'Emily in Paris'

NEW YORK (AP) — Lily Collins definitely had a perk working on her latest project late last year: She lived in Paris for four months while filming the Netflix series “Emily in Paris.” ...

Paris Hilton says she 'feels free' after YouTube documentary

NEW YORK (AP) — There's a scene in a new documentary about Paris Hilton, where the so-called socialite is speaking with former classmates from a Utah boarding school. They joke about how on her realit...

'Love in the Time of Corona' is 'time capsule' of the times

NEW YORK (AP) — From grappling with big life decisions to a marriage on the brink, a new four-part miniseries tackles relationship struggles during the COVID-19 pandemic. Leslie Odom...

Soap opera's kisses outwit virus with tests, spouses, dolls

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hollywood’s technical expertise can awe us with monsters and imaginary worlds. But is it capable of delivering a simple screen kiss during a pandemic marked by masks and social dist...

Denise Richards details return to set on 'Bold' amid virus

Los Angeles (AP) — When Denise Richards returned to the set of CBS' “The Bold and the Beautiful" last week after the pandemic shutdown filming for three months, a detailed, specific plan was in place ...

AMC drama revisits 'Millionaire' quiz show coughing scandal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The only misconduct attached to the 1999-2002 run of ABC's “Who Wants to Be a Millionaire” was the network's decision to milk the hit quiz show by airing it night after night until ...

TV cliffhanger: Fall season in jeopardy amid virus shutdown

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The first new TV season of the coronavirus era is facing an understandably shaky start that comes with a tacit disclaimer: The comedy and drama series being trumpeted for fall 2020 ...

Asian celebs work to combat racist attacks amid pandemic

NEW YORK (AP) — Actress Olivia Cheng was recently volunteering in Vancouver when she says she witnessed a man drive up to an elderly Chinese woman, roll down his window and yell, “This is your fault!”...