Michael Rapaport Responds to Trump’s ‘Fake News Awards’ by Giving Him the ‘Fake President Award’ (Video)

Twitter Comedian Michael Rapaport ripped into Donald Trump yet again on Wednesday night after Trump released his “Fake News Awards” on the GOP website earlier in the evening. Rapaport expressed his displeasure with Trump’s agenda in the form of a brief, 38-second video rant that he posted on Facebook that featured, in standard Rapaport style, … Read more

Harvey Weinstein Tried to Delete Computer File of Female ‘Friends’ Before NY Times Expose (Report)

Getty Images The days leading up to Harvey Weinstein’s downfall were filled with panic and last-ditch attempts to save his reputation, according to a Vanity Fair article published Wednesday. Knowing that The New York Times and New Yorker were planning to publish stories about accusations of sexual harassment and assault, Weinstein assembled a legal dream team — including … Read more

New Snapchat Scripted Original Content ‘Imminent,’ Content VP Says

Snapchat’s second attempt at scripted original content is coming sooner rather than later, Snap Inc. VP of Content Nick Bell said during a panel at the Television Critics Association conference on Monday. “It’s imminent… our preference is to get it right,” said Bell, before pointing to a recently-announced partnership with the Duplass brothers to bring … Read more

Daily Beast Reporter Resigns After Plagiarism of Weekly Standard: ‘We Take Plagiarism Seriously’

DAILY BEAST Daily Beast reporter Lizzie Crocker resigned from the company this weekend after allegations of plagiarism against her were confirmed by the publication, TheWrap has learned. “Plagiarism is unacceptable,” Daily Beast Editor-in-Chief John Avlon told TheWrap in a statement. “Lizzie Crocker has offered to resign and her resignation was accepted.” “Though this was a difficult … Read more

Jamie Lee Curtis Calls for Hollywood to Protect Its Youth With #MeToo

Getty Images Jamie Lee Curtis writes in a new column for the Huffington Post that Eliza Dushku told her in private several years ago that she was abused on the set of the 1994 film “True Lies.” Curtis, who played Dushku’s mother in the James Cameron-directed film and has performed with underage actors dating back … Read more

‘The Post’ Fact-Check: Did Nixon Really Say That About the Washington Post? (Audio)

(Spoiler alert: Contains a major reveal about Steven Spielberg’s wonderful “The Post.”) The final sequence of Steven Spielberg’s “The Post” features a vindictive and petty Richard Nixon, on a recorded line, demanding of an underling that no Washington Post reporters be allowed in the White House ever again. It’s a great ending — but is … Read more

Liam Neeson Calls #MeToo ‘a Bit of a Witch Hunt’; Defends Dustin Hoffman and Garrison Keillor

“The Commuter” star Liam Neeson says the #MeToo movement has become “a bit of a witch hunt” and defended Garrison Keillor and Dustin Hoffman, two prominent men who have been accused of inappropriate touching. Appearing on “The Late Late Show” in his native Ireland, Neeson told host Ryan Tubridy that the reactions against some men accused … Read more

Sean Penn: ‘Sh-thole’ Comments Make Donald Trump ‘An Enemy of Mankind’

Getty Images In a blistering op-ed for Time on Friday, Sean Penn called president Donald Trump “an enemy of mankind” and “an enemy of the state” over reported remarks about Haiti, El Salvador and African nations that have been widely condemned as racist. On Thursday, the Washington Post reported that President Trump asked, during a meeting … Read more

Megyn Kelly Walks Back Pro Body-Shaming Stance: ‘ I Absolutely Do Not Support’ (Video)

“Today” host Megyn Kelly clarified some remarks she made on Thursday’s show in which she suggested she supports fat-shaming for women as a possible way to lose weight. “Close to forty percent of Americans are obese. They need support, they need kindness and one thing they definitely do not need is to be body-shamed,” said … Read more

Colbert Defends Trump’s ‘Shithole Countries’: ‘For One, Donald Trump Isn’t Their President’ (Video)

Like pretty much everyone else Thursday, Stephen Colbert had a lot to say about the report in the Washington Post that, during a meeting with GOP lawmakers, Trump asked “Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?,” then complained that we don’t get more immigration from countries like Norway. The reported remarks were … Read more