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Golden Globes: 10 things to know, from Chadwick Boseman’s posthumous award to the Rudy Giuliani jokes

The Golden Globes were preceded by controversy, but hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler kept it light with an assist from winner Sacha Baron Cohen.
  • Mar 1, 2021

At the Golden Globes, faulty connections and some mixed messages about diversity

Hosts Tina Fey and Amy Poehler and others work through tech snafus to deliver some strong words on inclusivity — reflected in some major wins.
  • Mar 1, 2021

Golden Globes highlights: ‘Nomadland’ and ‘Borat’ win best picture awards; Jane Fonda steals the show

The Golden Globes tend to be the strangest night of award season — blame it on the alcohol! — and this year was no exception.
  • Feb 28, 2021

Sexual misconduct lawsuit against James Franco reaches settlement

James Franco was sued in 2019 for sexual misconduct at his acting school, shortly after allegations about his behavior went public.
  • Feb 22, 2021

Luke Combs apologizes for Confederate flag imagery as tough conversations consume Nashville

The fallout from the Morgan Wallen controversy has sparked conversations about race and privilege among singers in country music.
  • Feb 19, 2021

‘American Idol’ premiere features Claudia Conway audition with cameos from her parents, Kellyanne and George

Claudia Conway’s “American Idol” audition means that another ABC reality competition will have ties to the former Trump White House.
  • Feb 15, 2021

‘The Bachelor’ host Chris Harrison stepping aside after ‘uninformed’ interview

The change comes after former Bachelorette Rachel Lindsay voiced her frustration with Harrison.
  • Feb 13, 2021

After years of silence, Justin Timberlake apologizes to Britney Spears and Janet Jackson: ‘I know I failed’

Timberlake has gotten criticism for years over using his breakup with Spears to boost his career, and staying silent after Jackson was torn apart by the industry after her "wardrobe malfunction" during their Super Bowl performance.
  • Feb 12, 2021

A racist slur, a groundbreaking coming out and country music’s future hanging in the balance

Morgan Wallen’s racial slur confirmed the worst stereotypes about the country music genre, while T.J. Osborne’s historic coming out defied them.
  • Feb 11, 2021

The Weeknd Super Bowl halftime show: 5 very important questions about full-face bandages and that gold maze

The Weeknd's Super Bowl halftime spectacle, which included fireworks, a full field of dancers and performers with face bandages, inspired some questions.
  • Feb 7, 2021