Disney star Cameron Boyce died of epilepsy, coroner says

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Los Angeles County coroner's office says Disney actor Cameron Boyce died unexpectedly from epilepsy. An autopsy report released Tuesday states the "Descendants...

Anne Hathaway: 'Modern Love' role gave her more compassion

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Anne Hathaway says playing a bipolar character in Amazon's new series "Modern Love" affected her emotionally long after she wrapped the role. Hathaway plays Terry ...

"Transparent" musical finale gives cast a chance to heal

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "Transparent" creator Jill Soloway says they know wrapping up the award-winning series with a musical finale is a risk, but risks are part of the show's DNA. Solow...

Marvel's next films will bring diversity, onscreen and off

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Marvel's push for more women and people of color in its immensely popular film franchise is extending to behind the camera as it launches its next round of films after the massive s...

"The Lion King" cast talks reimagining the Disney classic

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Disney's "The Lion King" has received no shortage of remakes and spinoffs in the years since its original 1994 release. Now, as the film nears its silver anniversary, Disney deliver...

Mayim Bialik: Don't forget the vegans this July 4th

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Fourth of July often means hot dogs and hamburgers sizzling on an open fire, but Mayim Bialik is pleading with all those grill masters out there to not ignore their vegan guests...

Lithgow, Bening and more stars to perform Mueller report

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation of President Donald Trump's election campaign is getting the theatrical treatment. A cast of Hollywood A-list...

Screenwriters can play key role in gender parity, actors say

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Academy Award-winning actor Geena Davis says achieving gender parity in media could happen overnight if screenwriters simply opted for female characters named instead of male ones. ...

The legacy of Denzel: Key moments from Washington AFI honors

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A night dedicated to an artist as prolific as Denzel Washington is bound to be an emotional one. The Oscar-winning actor, director, and producer is the face of some of the best-know...

The Rock and other stars promote positivity at MTV awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson didn't make a household name for himself by conforming to someone else's idea of who he should be, an approach he encouraged others to take while accepting...

"5B" documentary tells story of pioneering AIDS caretakers

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The impact of San Francisco General Hospital's ward 5B — the first hospital division dedicated to treating people with AIDS — has far outlasted its existence. The ...

Airbnb to recreate trip from 'Around the World in 80 Days'

LOS ANGELES (AP) — A lucky few will be able to live the adventures of Phileas Fogg from Jules Verne's classic "Around the World in 80 Days." Hosted by Airbnb, a small number of guest...

Singer Steve Lawrence says he has Alzheimer's disease

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Singer Steve Lawrence revealed Tuesday that he has been diagnosed with the early stages of Alzheimer's Disease. In a letter sent by his spokesman Howard Bragman, L...

Michael B. Jordan presents Central Park 5 with courage award

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Michael B. Jordan says the wrongfully convicted men known as the Central Park Five have shown true courage. Jordan praised the men — Yusef Salaam, Antron McCray, K...