LOS ANGELES (AP) — The organization that bestows the Oscars is continuing to lean into its promise to make its ranks more diverse by inviting a record 928 new members representing 59 countries to join including actors Tiffany Haddish, Kumail Nanjiani, Gina Rodriguez and "The Rider" filmmaker Chloe Zhao.
Americans might be heavily divided, but comedians Sarah Silverman and Kumail Nanjiani proved on Thursday that it’s still possible to argue about the issues of the day without descending into a political fight club.
To celebrate the Oct. 22 Season 8 premiere of The Walking Dead — the series’ 100th episode — Yahoo TV will be posting a new TWD-related story every day through the season opener. There are few shows that qualify as event television these days, but The Walking Dead certainly is one. Demi Lovato is such a devoted Walking Dead fan that the cast made her a video for her birthday and has told fans many times it’s her favorite show.
Yahoo Entertainment debuts an exclusive deleted scene, set in a hospital waiting room, from "The Big Sick," featuring Kumail Nanjiani, Ray Romano, and Holly Hunter.
"The 'Silicon Valley' guys were really inappropriate" during recording, Munn explained to Yahoo Movies.
Yahoo TV whipped up a handy catch-up guide, so you’ll be all set for the big night. In the words of Erlich Bachman, we wouldn’t want you to suffer from FOMO.
On April 10, disturbing video emerged of a passenger being forcibly removed from a United Airlines flight from Chicago’s O’Hare to Louisville, Ky. The flight was overbooked, and aviation security officers dragged the passenger off the plane because he refused to leave. Fellow passengers were horrified by the sight of the man being dragged off, and celebrities such as Judd Apatow, Chrissy Teigen, Billy Eichner, Piers Morgan, Mark Cuban, Karrueche Tran, and Gabrielle Union were quick to react on social media.
Four days after the Presidential election — amidst news of violence and intimidation against various ethnic, religious and minority groups following Donald Trump’s victory — Silicon Valley star Kumail Nanjiani has shared his own story of a hostile encounter with Trump supporters. In a thread posted Saturday morning, Nanjiani recounted his visit to a Los Angeles bar with Valley co-star Thomas Middleditch. Was at a bar last night with @Middleditch. At the end of the night, 2 white dudes, 20's, who'd been there for hours came up to us.