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Dua Lipa reveals what she's thankful for, shares photos and video of "magical" Elton John concert appearance

Dua Lipa's British, and, as such, doesn't celebrate Thanksgiving, but nevertheless, she's revealed what she's most thankful for in her monthly Service95 newsletter. "For those that don’t know, it’s Thanksgiving tomorrow in the United States, and although I’m not American, I love a holiday that encourages people to gather around a table with their family, eat delicious food and count the things…


Senate antitrust committee announces hearing against Ticketmaster

Two senators have announced a hearing to look into the alleged monopoly critics say Ticketmaster has on the ticketing industry. Senator Amy Klobuchar, a Minnesota Democrat, and Senator Mike Lee, a Utah Republican, have taken the first steps to investigate whether there is a lack of competition in the ticketing industry. Both sit on the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Competition Policy,…


Fans, family, cats and bros: What pop stars are thankful for this year

TV appearances and holiday tours keep some artists busy this time of the year, but others are able to take a moment to stop and count their blessings. GAYLE's got plenty to be thankful for: She just landed a Grammy nomination, her song "abcdefu" is a global hit and she's opening for Taylor Swift next year. But she gives full credit to the people who made all that possible.  "The fans," she told…


Jennifer Lopez's social media goes dark

Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Tribeca Festival What is Jennifer Lopez planning? The singer's Instagram has been wiped clean, sparking theories that new music might be on the way. Looking up her profile turns up an empty account with no photos. As for her profile picture, it's just a black dot.  No other information was given to shed light on the dramatic shift, but fans are being directed to…


They're #1: Elton John and Britney Spears' "Hold Me Closer" tops Adult Pop Airplay Chart

Interscope It's no secret Elton John enjoys watching his songs top the music charts. Now, he gets to celebrate another victory. "Hold Me Closer," his collab with Britney Spears, has topped Billboard's Adult Pop Airplay Chart. This becomes Sir Elton's second #1 song on the chart following his "Cold Heart (Pnau Remix)" with Dua Lipa, which soared to the top in March. This particular leaderboard…


'Top Gun: Maverick' finally flies onto streaming December 22

The biggest movie of the year -- and of Tom Cruise's career -- Top Gun: Maverick, will finally land on streaming December 22. Paramount+ made the announcement Tuesday. As reported, Cruise -- also a producer of the blockbuster -- resisted pressure to stream the film while attendance in theaters was still low, or even nonexistent, during the pandemic, and insisted it be released only in theaters.…


"A pretty out-of-body experience": Kevin Bacon recalls surprise when he heard his name dropped into the MCU

Kevin Bacon worked with writer-director James Gunn in the 2010 low-budget, skewed superhero movie Super, but he tells ABC Audio he was just as surprised as other moviegoers to hear his name dropped in Gunn's 2014 blockbuster, Guardians of the Galaxy.  Bacon recalls to ABC Audio, "I went to the movies just like opening weekend, like I would, you know...I'd seen the trailer and I went to the movies…


Get a room: Check out Taye Diggs in the trailer to the reality dating series 'Back in the Groove'

How Stella Got His Groove Back star Taye Diggs is back, taking turn as a reality dating show host and executive producer in the trailer to the forthcoming Hulu series Back in the Groove. The producers tease: "Three single women in their 40s, all stuck in the grind of their everyday lives, will check out of their comfort zones and check into The Groove Hotel, a magical resort on the beautiful…


James Cameron says 'Avatar' sequel must become one of the biggest movies in history "just to break even"

(NOTE LANGUAGE) Advance tickets for the sequel Avatar: The Way of Water are now on sale, and James Cameron — or, more accurately, Disney-owned 20th Century Studios — certainly hopes you buy some. To GQ, Cameron explained the long-in-development sequel to the 2009 original — the highest-grossing movie of all time — has a, pardon pun, high water mark to hit to make its money back. When asked how…


Kumail Nanjiani, Annaleigh Ashford star in Hulu's 'Welcome to Chippendales'

The new Hulu series Welcome to Chippendales debuts today, chronicling the dramatic story of the Chippendales founders Steve Banerjee and his business partner Nick De Noia, and how their relationship went from success to scandal. Kumail Nanjiani portrays Banerjee, an Indian immigrant who realized the American dream, and he tells ABC Audio he can relate to some of Banerjee's journey, specifically…