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Cecily Strong’s Full Speech at White House Correspondents Dinner (VIDEO)

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“Saturday Night Live” star Cecily Strong left few stones unturned at the White House Correspondents Dinner. The comedian-actress ripped everyone from President Obama to NBC’s embattled newsman Brian Williams. “What can I say about Brian Williams? Nothing because I work for NBC.” Watch the full speech above

‘SNL’s Cecily Strong Asks Media Not to Talk About Hillary Clinton’s Appearance

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Cecily Strong of “Saturday Night Live,” this year’s featured entertainment at the White House Correspondents Assn. dinner, actually had a semi-serious moment that reflected her role as one of the few women to have the gig. She asked the media in the room to “solemnly swear not to talk about Hillary’s appearance because that is… Read more »

Obama Jokes About Hillary Clinton, ‘Blackish’ at White House Correspondents Dinner

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WASHINGTON — President Obama once again threw out cutting zingers at this year’s White House Correspondents Assn. dinner, skewering cable news, the Republican presidential field and even Hillary Clinton’s just started presidential campaign. And in a nod to his takedown of Donald Trump in 2011, he noted Trump’s presence at this dinner. “And Donald Trump… Read more »

‘Outlander’ Postmortem: The Past Catches Up to Jamie at Lallybroch

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Spoiler alert: Do not read on unless you’ve seen “Outlander” episode 112, titled “Lallybroch.”  The April 25 episode of Starz’s “Outlander” proved that family dinners could be just as awkward in the eighteenth century as they can be today, with Jamie (Sam Heughan) bringing Claire (Caitriona Balfe) back to his family estate, Lallybroch, for the… Read more »

White House Correspondents Dinner – Watch Live Stream

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The 101st White House Correspondents Dinner — otherwise known as “nerd prom” — is officially underway in Washington. Hosted by Cecily Strong (“SNL”), the annual gathering of journalists in D.C. will also feature an introduction from President Barack Obama, who is expected to speak after 6:45 p.m. PT/9:45 p.m. ET. Watch the live video:

Political TV Takes the Spotlight at Garden Brunch

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WASHINGTON — The showbiz presence for White House Correspondents Assn. weekend is less visible this year — in favor of stars who have some connection to D.C. The reasons for this have varied. The novelty of hobnobbing with members of President Obama’s administration has worn off, and the event has become enough of a crush of… Read more »

Google Executive Killed in Avalanche on Mount Everest

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Google executive Dan Fredinburg was among 18 people killed on Mount Everest after a 7.8 earthquake ripped through Nepal on Saturday morning. His younger sister, Megan, made the announcement on Instagram. He apparently suffered a “major head injury.” Fredinburg was chief of privacy for the company’s Google X facility. Last year, he reportedly survived another… Read more »

‘Furious 7′ Cruises to Fourth Straight Victory at Box Office

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Universal’s “Furious 7″ is racing toward its fourth straight victory at the U.S. box office with an estimated $16.5 million weekend. The Vin Diesel-Paul Walker blockbuster, directed by James Wan, recently became the fastest movie to hit $1 billion in ticket sales. On Thursday, it passed the $300 million mark domestically. In second place, Sony’s “Paul… Read more »

Bruce Jenner Interview Ratings: 17 Million Watch ABC Special

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Audiences turned out in big numbers Friday night for ABC’s much-anticipated two-hour Bruce Jenner interview on “20/20,” which drew the newsmagazine’s highest ratings in key demos on the night in more than 15 years. Nielsen estimates that Diane Sawyer’s sitdown with the former Olympic decathlete-turned-reality star averaged a 5.2 rating/17 share in adults 18-49 and… Read more »