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Get ready for the 2020 American Music Awards

Get ready for the 2020 American Music Awards

The 2020 American Music Awards are on Sunday night, and here’s what’s in store for music fans. First, where to watch. Viewers can watch on ABC or on ABC’s website with a TV provider login. If you have a streaming service with live access, you can watch on Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now…MORE

The spiritual mysteries of ‘The Mandalorian’

The spiritual mysteries of ‘The Mandalorian’

In Disney’s hit show “The Mandalorian,” the title character has defeated a dragon, massive ice spiders and a horde of ugly squid-face creatures called Quarren. But in a recent episode, the stoic bounty hunter faced perhaps his most fearsome foe: pluralism. For the uninitiated, “The Mandalorian” is a live-action series that explores an outer rim…MORE

‘Wipeout’ contestant dies after competing in obstacle course

‘Wipeout’ contestant dies after competing in obstacle course

A man competing on the television competition show “Wipeout” died earlier this week after completing an obstacle course while filming the series, sources close to the production told CNN. Following the incident on Wednesday, the contestant was attended to by on-site emergency medical personnel and later died, the sources said. “Wipeout” contestants must undergo medical…MORE

DC Comics is introducing its first nonbinary Flash character

It’s a first for The Flash. DC Comics is introducing a new iteration of the speedy superhero: Jess Chambers, otherwise known as “Kid Quick,” is a nonbinary, gender-fluid character who uses they/them pronouns. Kid Quick is the newest addition to a small but growing group of nonbinary superheroes in the DC Comics universe. The character…MORE

‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ reunion gives all the feels

‘Fresh Prince of Bel-Air’ reunion gives all the feels

“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” reunion debuted Thursday on HBO Max and delivered both laughter and tears. The cast — minus their television patriarch James Avery, who died of complications from open-heart surgery in 2013 — came together in honor of the 30th anniversary of the hit comedy that originally aired on NBC for six…MORE

‘Coming 2 America’ sequel to be released on Amazon in March

‘Coming 2 America’ sequel to be released on Amazon in March

“Coming 2 America” is coming to Amazon. Amazon Studios has acquired worldwide rights to the sequel to the iconic comedy “Coming to America,” which will be available on Prime Video on March 5, 2021. The sequel is set in the royal country of Zamunda, where newly-crowned King Akeem (Eddie Murphy) and his best friend, Semmi…MORE

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ showcases riveting performances by Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis

‘Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom’ showcases riveting performances by Chadwick Boseman and Viola Davis

Chadwick Boseman’s tragic death will draw understandable attention to “Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom,” which represents his final role. Yet that focus shouldn’t overshadow the riveting performances that elevate this small-scale Netflix movie, adapted from the August Wilson play with its somewhat claustrophobic stage origins very much intact. Although constructed as an ensemble piece, Viola Davis’…MORE

Miley Cyrus and Dua Lipa team up for ‘Prisoner’

Miley Cyrus and Dua Lipa team up for ‘Prisoner’

Things get interesting when Miley Cyrus and Dua Lipa record a duet. The superstar artists have teamed up for a single, “Prisoner,” the video of which takes them and the viewers on a wild ride. It starts with a beating heart and segues into the pair on a bus journey that includes the pouring of…MORE

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