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Feb 20, 2014 8:03AM ET
Today in celebrity gossip: Lindsay Lohan can be trusted around drugs and alcohol, Emma Stone's naked selfie is not actually of Emma Stone, and Stevie Nicks is a certified geek.
Feb 19, 2014 11:40PM ET
Russia's Viktor Ahn, formerly South Korea's Ahn Hyun-Soo, isn't the only Olympian to compete for a country he wasn't born in.
Feb 19, 2014 8:46PM ET
The mixed relay made its Winter Olympic debut today, giving the Norwegians a good chance to make up for some previous medal disappointments.
Feb 19, 2014 4:58PM ET
Canada and U.S.A. will play each other in the Olympic men's hockey semi-finals on Friday, but their journeys could not have been more different, and the favorite might surprise you.
Feb 19, 2014 4:05PM ET
NBC will go nostalgic before the closing ceremony of the Sochi Olympic Games: the network will air a documentary about Nancy Kerrigan and Tonya Harding at 7 p.m. this Sunday.
Feb 19, 2014 2:38PM ET
A man is suing Paramount and other producers over his portrayal in The Wolf of Wall Street. In doing so he admits that he was the inspiration for the character deemed Rugrat, which is really not a good look.
Feb 19, 2014 12:55PM ET
Jada Pinkett Smith is headed to Gotham City, joining a very interesting cast that Fox has lined up for its Batman prequel series.
Feb 19, 2014 12:29PM ET
Today in celebrity gossip: Two of the industry's most celebrated artists "are hooking up," Adam Brody secretly married Leighton Meester, and Gwyneth Paltrow most certainly did not have an affair with an entertainment lawyer.
Feb 19, 2014 12:04PM ET
Finland eliminated Russia from the Olympic hockey tournament on Wednesday, ruining Vladimir Putin's (and every other Russian's) hope of a gold on home soil.
Feb 19, 2014 11:45AM ET
It's been twenty (!!) years since the seminal text on Generation X (and The Knack) was released to theaters. How do the characters stack up in hindsight? And how did they stack up without it?
Feb 19, 2014 10:29AM ET
The Academy announced today that the legendary performer Bette Midler will perform at the ceremony, despite not having any really obvious reason to do so.
Feb 19, 2014 9:44AM ET
The fantastic first trailer for Marvel's latest, The Guardians of the Galaxy, is out, prompting the question: is Chris Pratt primed for movie stardom?
Feb 19, 2014 9:23AM ET
Jon Stewart tried to make sense of the Michael Dunn trial, so he brought on Senior Correspondent Jessica Williams to explain what she calls, “the cherry on top of the shit sundae that is Black History month.”
Feb 18, 2014 10:19PM ET
The men's mass start might've been delayed two days, but it was definitely worth waiting for.
Feb 18, 2014 5:21PM ET
A lot of people watched Jimmy Fallon begin his stint as host of The Tonight Show last night, but that shouldn't surprise you.
Feb 18, 2014 5:14PM ET
Showtime's family dramady will be back next year for a fifth season, but it's the currently airing fourth season we should be talking about.
Feb 18, 2014 3:22PM ET
The eight teams who did not earn a bye to the quarterfinals in men's hockey played today to decide who would challenge the four best countries in the world, and who would go home. Host country Russia managed to survive.
Feb 18, 2014 3:08PM ET
Elaine Stritch went on the Today show today in a big fur coat and dropped an f-bomb. That marvelous, carefree 89-year-old attitude is on full display in the documentary about her life, Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me, out this weekend.
Feb 18, 2014 2:47PM ET
Our takes on the worst plot lines of season two. Warning: there are spoilers for episodes five through eight of season two herein.
Feb 18, 2014 12:18PM ET
Two films with Biblical storylines are going to be released in the next few weeks.
Feb 18, 2014 10:20AM ET
Last night was Jimmy Fallon's first night hosting The Tonight Show, and he had his big heart and his appreciation of history on display.
Feb 18, 2014 9:14AM ET
Today in celebrity gossip: Jake Gyllenhaal definitely did inspire most of Taylor Swift's angstiest music, Melissa Joan Hart once tried drugs and made out with Ryan Reynolds, and Barbara Walters nicknamed her sex toy.
Feb 18, 2014 8:50AM ET
Last night, our long, national nightmare ended: Bob Costas returned to his post as the anchor of primetime Olympic coverage. His eyes looked pretty good!
Feb 18, 2014 7:33AM ET
The Dutch are dominating Olympic speed skating — they've won 16 medals, setting an Olympic record, and swept the podium three times at Sochi — which is good for them, but bad for the sport.
Feb 18, 2014 1:52AM ET
The much-hyped debut of The Tonight Show With Jimmy Fallon was a fun, if mostly routine, affair.
Feb 17, 2014 5:03PM ET
With 30 biathletes starting all at the same time, the mass start is always a little chaotic. This year, it's been even moreso. The men weren't able to run their mass start race at all, but the women did.
Feb 17, 2014 4:47PM ET
I am not a House of Cards fanatic. Nor am I a binge-watcher. So as people hunkered down this weekend to watch 13 hours of Kevin Spacey purring at the camera, it became more and more obvious to me that Netflix's system has eliminated, to an extent, the casual viewer of the streaming service's shows.
Feb 17, 2014 3:55PM ET
Can anyone stand up to Frank and Claire on this show? Warning: there are spoilers for the first four episodes of season two herein.
Feb 17, 2014 3:01PM ET
If there was any doubt over how much Russian teens care about hockey, given their leader's golden expectations, the protest at the U.S. embassy in Moscow over a disallowed goal should prove those doubts wrong.
Feb 17, 2014 1:51PM ET
Ice dancing is a sport that practically encourages fan 'shipping. So is it actually romantic off the ice? Well, it's complicated.