According to exec producer Ken Warwick, "American Idol" has become a ratings juggernaut because of two words: "You suck." It's Simon Cowell's brutal honesty that has allowed "Idol" to rise above…
Paul Simon is going Gershwin. The Library of Congress is awarding its first ever Gershwin Prize for Popular Song to Simon for the singer-songwriter's lifetime contributions to music.
Country superduo Brooks & Dunn will be joined by Alan Jackson on the road as the three announced a summer tour that hits 28 U.S. cities.
Despite its best intentions, the Academy isn't always the best at capturing the moment. Tough talk, maybe, but not a knock.
Helen Mirren was hardly born into royalty, having grown up in the blue-collar waterfront town of Southend-on-Sea. She worked the carnival rides and games as a barker, calling out to passersby, saying…
While Clint Eastwood could win his fifth and sixth Oscars, for directing and producing "Letters From Iwo Jima," his pic's co-writer Iris Yamashita, with Paul Haggis, is in contention for her first…
Fans of the 'The Queen' say they're intrigued that Peter Morgan was able to act as a fly on the wall in conversations between Queen Elizabeth II and Prime Minister Tony Blair following the tragic…
As a producer, John Wells is associated with two of television's most adored drama series of the recent past: the long-running "ER" and recently departed "The West Wing."
Los Angeles is awaiting a Princess Diana-like disaster if the paparazzi continue to stalk celebrities and clog up Robertson Boulevard, according to the latest edition of E!'s investigative series…
Sentiment, to some degree, always plays a factor in Oscar races, no matter the category. Voters are only human and take everything into consideration, not only what they see up on the screen in that…