LOS ANGELES (AP) — Louie Anderson isn't a mom, but playing one on TV has given him a new appreciation of motherhood. On FX's "Baskets," the veteran standup co-stars as Christine Baskets, mama to troubled man-child Chip, a reject from French clown school, and his estranged twin brother, Dale (Zach Galifianakis stars as both).
Kristen Bell is offering some parenting advice ahead of Mother's Day. The 35-year-old actress and mother of two tells NBC's "Today" show that mommy blogs and other parenting sites should come equipped with a simple message: "As long as you love your kid, you won't fail."
Former "Teen Wolf" star Colton Haynes says "terminal anxiety" is what prompted him to take a break from television. The 27-year-old tells Entertainment Weekly in an interview published Thursday that he asked to step away from MTV's "Teen Wolf" and the CW's "Arrow," on which he had a recurring role, because he cared more about his "mental and physical health" than his career.
Mark Campbell wants people to issue warnings when they leave his operatic adaptation of "The Shining." Campbell wrote the libretto for composer Paul Moravec, and their creation will be given its world premiere by the Minnesota Opera on Saturday night at the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts in St.
LONDON (AP) — Boaty McBoatface had captured the public's fancy but British officials said Friday the country's newest polar research vessel will be christened Sir David Attenborough, in honor of the prominent naturalist and broadcaster.
LODENICE, Czech Republic (AP) — As vinyl records make a global comeback, a little-known Czech company is riding the market surge to establish itself as the world's biggest record manufacturer, with plans to expand in North America and Asia.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Friendly exes are nothing new among Hollywood's consciously uncoupled, but Kate Beckinsale says her feelings run deep for ex-boyfriend, Michael Sheen, and his girlfriend, Sarah Silverman.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Illness has robbed Sumner Redstone of his voice, but a trial scheduled to begin Friday will determine whether the ailing media mogul remains competent enough to make key decisions about his life.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When it comes to virtual reality, how exclusive is exclusive? After delaying orders because of component shortages and angering wannabe early adopters, VR company Oculus is confronting another headache as it seeks to technologically and culturally establish the immersive medium.