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Constance Wu's renewal-meltdown-heard-'round-the-world was not a factor in ABC's decision to make the sitcom's current season its last, according to ABC's top exec. Wu found itself in hot water last May when she tweeted several less-than-favorable reactions to the show’s Season 6 renewal. Six months later, ABC announced that Fresh Off the Boat would end with Season 6; […]
Mindy Kaling (“Late Night”) and Constance Wu (“Hustlers”) sat down for a chat for “Variety Studio: Actors on Actors.” For more, click here. Mindy Kaling hit big screens this year with “Late Night,” a film that played off her winsome ambition. As an aspirant writer lending a new attitude to an aging show, Kaling reinforced […]
The "Riverdale" and "Hustlers" star wants fans to support their "local strip clubs."
Jennifer Lopez tells Yahoo Entertainment that she was nervous to film her first pole dancing scene in her new movie, "Hustlers."
ABC president Karey Burke told reporters Monday that she has not spoken to Constance Wu since the “Fresh off the Boat” star publicly griped — and subsequently apologized for griping — over the show’s Season 6 renewal. “I was happy that she apologized,” Burke said at her network Television Critics Association press tour day. “I’ve had no further conversations with Constance. ‘Fresh off the Boat’ has not been in production, they start production this week and I will see her at the table read.” “We have ongoing conversations with the producers of ‘Fresh Off the Boat’ and it was made clear to us very early on that everyone took Constance at her word that she was apologetic for what she had said, and I have heard nothing about anything other than enthusiasm for everyone to get back to work,” she added a bit later during her Q&A with journalists and TV critics. Also Read: Ratings: 'CMA Fest' Leads ABC to First Place as 'Big Brother' Can Only Do So Much for CBS This isn’t the first time Burke has talked to reporters about Wu’s Twitter outburst. “There’s been no talk of recasting Constance. We love what she does on the...
A week after Wu's social media rant about the renewal of her show, McGowan revealed that she had been unhappy to learn "Charmed" would continue.
Late-night host Jimmy Kimmel poked fun at "Fresh Off the Boat" star Constance Wu after her negative reaction to the sitcom's renewal last week.
The president of ABC Entertainment said Constance Wu will remain on the newseason of "Fresh Off the Boat," even after the actress had a Twitter meltdownin response to the sitcom's renewal
Constance Wu is getting back on the Boat, it seems. The actress is now expressing gratitude for ABC’s decision to renew her comedy Fresh Off the Boat for a sixth season, following a much-publicized outburst on Twitter. Wu now admits her tweets were “ill-timed” and says she’s “so grateful” the show was renewed, thanking fans […]
Constance Wu is fresh outta effs. The Fresh Off the Boat actress took to social media late Friday to vent about ABC’s decision to renew her sitcom for a sixth season. That’s right, it appears Wu — who starred in the summer sleeper Crazy Rich Asians — is upset that the network did not cancel […]
While most nomination reactions were generic with shout-outs to the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, co-stars and others in their categories, there were some — for instance, Sacha Baron Cohen straight trolling Sarah Palin — that stand out from the rest.
The "Hollywood Reporter" is being criticized — again — for the lack of diversity on its cover of female Academy Award contenders.
The Television Academy has announced the first batch of stars set to present trophies at the 2018 Primetime Emmy Awards, which will be held on September 17. Millie Bobby Brown, who is nominated for best supporting actress in a drama for “Stranger Things,” is set to take the stage alongside fellow nominees Rachel Brosnahan (“The […]
That didn’t take long. A sequel to the “Crazy Rich Asians” is already in development at Warner Bros., Variety has confirmed. Jon M. Chu will return to the follow-up, along with the creative team behind the acclaimed romantic comedy. “Crazy Rich Asians” topped the domestic box office last weekend when it opened with a five-day […]
Fans of the book have a very specific reason to cheer for a short, but important sequence that comes midway through the closing credits of “Crazy Rich Asians.”
“I grew up in Richmond, Virginia. My high school mascot is a rebel holding the confederate flag. I grew up in a very white area,” the Crazy Rich Asians star explained during her appearance at BUILD.
Pitted against her potential future mother-in-law, as well as an upper-crust society that views her as an unworthy partner for her love, Constance Wu's Rachel finds herself struggling to prove that she belongs.