“Avengers: Endgame” box office: $1.2 billion opening obliterates records

The universe belongs to Marvel. “Avengers: Endgame” shattered the record for biggest opening weekend with an estimated $350 million in ticket sales domestically and $1.2 billion globally, reaching a new pinnacle in the blockbuster era that the comic-book studio has come to dominate. The “Avengers” finale far exceeded even its own gargantuan expectations, according to […]

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New Prince album: Prince’s estate to release new album “Originals,” featuring his versions of iconic songs, in honor of his 61st birthday

Prince’s estate will release a posthumous album featuring previously unreleased tracks, in honor of the music icon’s birthday June 7. The album will first stream on Tidal for 14 days and will be released via all digital and streaming partners June 21. The album, “Originals,” will feature 15 songs the singer recorded during his prime. […]

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Game of Thrones Sansa: Game of Thrones fans spot mysterious face behind Sansa Stark in new teaser photos

Warning: “Game of Thrones” spoilers ahead. The Night King’s army of the dead is at the gates of Winterfell — and the fate of nearly every major character could be at stake in Sunday’s episode of “Game of Thrones.” So when HBO released six new teaser images, fans hunted for any clues they could find, with […]

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R. Kelly indicted: “Surviving R. Kelly” executive producer did not expect singer to face charges

R&B singer R. Kelly’s arrest on Friday on 10 sexual abuse charges came just weeks after the series “Surviving R. Kelly” debuted on Lifetime. Three of the alleged victims are minors. Kelly, who has denied the charges, appeared in a Chicago court for a hearing on Monday. Dream Hampton, an executive producer of “Surviving R. […]

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Regina King says men in Hollywood have offered their support since her Golden Globes vow

In her best supporting actress acceptance speech at Sunday night’s Golden Globes, Regina King vowed to hire 50 percent women for all her production projects going forward. King told “CBS This Morning” that as soon as she walked off the stage, powerful Hollywood men reached out to offer their help. “Tyler Perry, immediately after I got […]

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“Mobituaries”: Mo Rocca’s irreverent podcast to debut with intriguing stories of past lives

CBS News and Simon & Schuster announced on Tuesday a joint podcast/book project by popular “CBS Sunday Morning” correspondent, humorist, and history buff Mo Rocca. His long love of obituaries has led him to “Mobituaries,” an irreverent but deeply-researched appreciation of the people (and things) of the past who have long intrigued him, from an […]

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Songwriter Teddy Geiger on teen stardom, finding herself and working with Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes’ hit song “In My Blood” is up for song of the year at next month’s Grammy Awards. It’s his first year being nominated and it’s also the first nomination for one of his co-writers, former teen pop star-turned-producer and songwriter Teddy Geiger. Geiger has worked with a number of big names, including One […]

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Sopranos reunion 2019: Remembering “The Sopranos,” 20 years after its debut

Twenty years ago Thursday, before the days of downloading and streaming that has fractured audiences, “The Sopranos” made its debut, dominating television and changing what was possible for the small screen. The Writers Guild of America named it the “best written TV series,” and Rolling Stone has ranked it as the greatest TV show of […]

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Here are the details on Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding cake

LONDON — The royal wedding cake will bring sunshine to the celebration, made with lemon, elderflower and fresh flower decorations. Even the pastry chef is originally from California. The spring-themed cake for Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s wedding will come right on time for the May nuptials.  Kensington Palace said Tuesday the royal wedding cake will […]

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