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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Review: Documentary on landscape artist Andy Goldsworthy, “Leaning Into the Wind”

His preferred artist’s materials are alive, or were — felled trees, grass shoots, colorful leaves. Or, it’s the raw stuff of Nature — rock, water, the earth itself. An installation by landscape artist Andy Goldsworthy. Magnolia Pictures Andy Goldsworthy’s landscape creations are testaments both to the implacable forces of nature and the impermanence of man […]

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