Further boosting its diversity, the film academy invited 819 new members Tuesday, including Awkwafina, Olivia Wilde, Lakeith Stanfield and Cynthia Erivo.
Carl Reiner, sidekick to Sid Caesar, creator of "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and paterfamilias of American TV comedy, died Monday at age 98.
Actor Terry Crews sparked an angry social media response Tuesday after warning against Black Lives Matter morphing into "#blacklivesbetter."
Composer Johnny Mandel has died. "Shadow of Your Smile" from 1965's "The Sandpiper" ensured his place in the American songbook.
"As I write this my heart is hurting," tweeted Rob Reiner, confirming the death of his father, Carl Reiner. "He was my guiding light."
Kanye West released 'Wash Us in the Blood,' his first new music since 2019's 'Jesus Is King' album, accompanied by a video from L.A. artist Arthur Jafa.
David France's daring documentary "Welcome to Chechnya" goes undercover to detail the actions of activists in response to the Chechen Republic's anti-gay purge.
Carl Reiner, the comedy actor, writer, director and producer who created "The Dick Van Dyke Show" and played second banana to Sid Caesar, has died.
Kwan has two TV shows in the works, a new novel, "Sex and Vanity," an L.A. residence and a plan to "showcase diversity in a variety of ways."
Thomas Kail's film of 'Hamilton' is a stolid, stirring visual record of the original Broadway production starring Lin-Manuel Miranda.