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Jon Stewart Offers a Serious Israel-Palestine Peace Plan, Gives It a Very Awkward Name: METO (Me Too)

thewrap.com On Monday’s episode of “The Daily Show,” Jon Stewart offered up a serious and quite thoughtful proposal for a potential peace between Israel and Palestine. But Stewart also…

Biden Forgives Seth Meyers’ ‘Bad Impression’ of Him, Removes Him From Dark Brandon’s Hit List

thewrap.com Seth Meyers can breathe easy now, because one side effect of President Joe Biden’s appearance on Monday night’s episode of “Late Night” is that he no longer needs to fear…

Diddy Sued for Sexual Assault, Harassment and in 5th Case Since November

thewrap.com Rap mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs is being sued over accusations of sexual assault for the 5th time in less than 4 months. But in the new lawsuit, filed Monday in New York, Combs…

Hans Zimmer Secretly Played the ‘Dune 2’ Theme on Tour

thewrap.com We’ve always known Hans Zimmer is full of surprises, but it appears that “Dune” has put him on a bit of a naughty streak. Speaking with TheWrap on the red carpet at the New…

Trump’s Former Deputy Press Secretary Didn’t Vote for Him in 2016, ‘Felt Really Uncomfortable’ After 2020

thewrap.com Sarah Matthews, former deputy press secretary to Donald Trump, revealed she didn’t vote for the former president in 2016 and “felt really uncomfortable with the things he…

‘The Bachelor’ Joey Graziadei Talks Rewatching Maria Drama: ‘There’s Much More Than Is Shown’

thewrap.com As fans of “The Bachelor” engross themselves in this season’s drama — much of which involves contestant Maria Georgas — Joey Graziadei reminds audiences that only some…

Taylor Swift’s Father Under Investigation for Assaulting Photographer in Australia

thewrap.com Australian police are investigating Taylor Swift’s father, Scott Swift following an accusation that he assaulted a photographer. NSW police confirmed to the Sydney Morning…

Alec Baldwin’s ‘Rust’ Shooting Trial Sets July Start Date

thewrap.com Alec Baldwin’s involuntary manslaughter trial is scheduled to begin in July, TheWrap has learned. The “Rust” update comes more than two years after the Santa Fe shooting…

‘The Seven Year Disappear’ Off Broadway Review: Cynthia Nixon Vanishes Into Several Roles

thewrap.com A mock bio of the performance artist named Miriam awaits theatergoers as they enter the Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theater at the Pershing Square Signature Center. Featuring…

Loretta Lynn's Granddaughter Makes 'American Idol' Debut With Original Song

thewrap.com Emmy Russell, granddaughter of late country singer Loretta Lynn, showed off her writing and singing skills in her “American Idol” audition on Sunday, earning the praise of…

‘The Talk’ Hosts Wish Wendy Williams Well After Aphasia, Dementia Diagnosis: ‘We’re All Here for You’

thewrap.com On Monday, “The Talk” hosts Jerry O’Connell and Natalie Morales shared their well wishes for Wendy Williams following the announcement that she’s been diagnosed with primary…

Tracey Ullman Talks Mocking Larry David in 'Curb Your Enthusiasm'

thewrap.com Larry David and his girlfriend Irma Kostroski (Tracey Ullman) headed to couples therapy in Sunday’s episode of “Curb Your Enthusiasm.” The visit saw David getting annoyed…

‘Barbie’ Star Ryan Gosling to Perform ‘I’m Just Ken’ at the Oscars

thewrap.com Ryan Gosling is Kenough for the 2024 Oscars, as “Barbie” leading man is set to perform his breakout hit “I’m just Ken” live during the ceremony, TheWrap has confirmed.…

Don Lemon Signs $24.5 Million Deal to Split From CNN

thewrap.com Don Lemon has agreed to a $24.5 million separation deal with CNN, individuals with knowledge of the deal exclusively told TheWrap. That price tag equates the full, complete…

WGA East Names Sam Wheeler as Executive Director

thewrap.com The Writers Guild of America East has hired Sam Wheeler as its new executive director, succeeding Lowell Peterson and beginning his duties on April 1. Wheeler joins the WGAE…

Disney’s Sean Bailey to Exit as Studios President, Dave Greenbaum Set as Head of Live-Action and 20th Century

thewrap.com Sean Bailey is leaving the Walt Disney Studios after 15 years as President of the Motion Picture Group as David Greenbaum has been named to the newly created role of…

Joe Biden to Make Surprise Appearance on Seth Meyers With Amy Poehler for Anniversary Show

thewrap.com Joe Biden will make a surprise appearance on “Late Night With Seth Meyers” to celebrate the show’s 10th anniversary. The president is set to appear Monday in 30 Rock’s…

Al Sharpton Slams Trump’s Belief Black Voters ‘Embraced’ His Mug Shot: ‘I’ve Never Seen Him Stand Up for Blacks’

thewrap.com Rev. Al Sharpton slammed Donald Trump on Monday’s “Morning Joe” for claiming Black voters have embraced his criminal behavior, including his indictments on charges of…

‘Rust’ Dolly Grip Operator Testifies About ‘Inappropriate’ Handling of Guns on Set: ‘It Was Out of the Ordinary’

thewrap.com A dolly grip operator testifying for the prosecution Monday said “Rust” armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed’s methods of handling on-set firearms were “out of the ordinary,” from…

Dan Wilcox, Emmy-Winning ‘M*A*S*H’ Writer and Producer, Dies at 82

thewrap.com Dan Wilcox, an Emmy-winning writer and producer behind “M*A*S*H” and many other beloved TV series, died earlier this month. He was 82. The creative is best known for his…

Michael Lockshin, Director of Anti-Censorship Russian Film ‘Master and Margarita,’ Talks Unlikely Success and Navalny’s Death

thewrap.com Director Michael Lockshin has heard many different things from Russian citizens who have seen his new film “The Master and Margarita,” which is lighting up the Russian box…

‘Morning Joe’ Guests Demonize White Rural Voters as a ‘Threat to Democracy’

thewrap.com MSNBC’s Monday edition of “Morning Joe” featured an author duo who railed against white rural Americans as a “threat to democracy.” Professor of political science at the…

Netflix Acquires Shane Gillis Scripted Series ‘Tires,’ Orders New Standup Special

thewrap.com It’s a good week to be Shane Gillis. Days after his first hosting gig on “Saturday Night Live,” Netflix extended its partnership with the comedian. The streaming giant has…

Oscars Creating 2 Distinct Animation and Short Film Branches

thewrap.com Two weeks ahead of the 96th Academy Awards, the Board of Governors of the Film Academy has voted to turn the Short Films and Feature Animation Branch into two distinct…

‘Outer Banks’ Creators Set Music Drama ‘The Runarounds’ at Prime Video

thewrap.com Amazon is moving forward with a new series from the creators of Netflix’s YA hit, “Outer Banks,” TheWrap has learned. Titled “The Runarounds” and inspired by the band of the…

Gemma Garcia to Lead Telemundo News Division

thewrap.com Award-winning journalist and veteran news executive Gemma Garcia has been tapped to lead Telemundo’s news division as executive vice president of news. Garcia will report…

‘Today’ Goes Viral: How the Morning Show Is Finding Younger Viewers by Embracing TikTok

thewrap.com The “Today” Show has been around for 72 years, but a deep legacy isn’t stopping the brand from modernizing and tapping into audiences outside of the industry-wide declining…

Jon Stewart’s ‘Daily Show’ Return Sees Ratings Grow 48% in 2nd Week

thewrap.com You are reading an exclusive WrapPRO article for free. Want to level up your entertainment career? Go here for more information. Jon Stewart’s return to “The Daily Show” has…

Michelle Yeoh, Brendan Fraser, Jamie Lee Curtis and Ke Huy Quan Among 1st Round of Oscars Presenters

thewrap.com A large slate of Oscar night presenters has been announced by the Academy, including all four acting winners from last year’s ceremony: Brendan Fraser, Michelle Yeoh, Ke Huy…

Kevin Costner’s ‘Horizon’ Trailer Showcases the Beauty and Terror of the Old West

thewrap.com Kevin Costner’s historical epic “Horizon,” now saddled with the subtitled “An American Saga,” is nearly here, with the first part arriving in June followed closely by the…

Eagles Co-Founder Don Henley to Testify in Criminal Trial Over Allegedly Stolen ‘Hotel California’ Lyrics

thewrap.com Don Henley is set to take the stand Monday in the New York criminal trial of three men who the the Eagles‘ singer and drummer says tried to sell handwritten lyrics they had…

‘The View’ Hosts Push Back on Dr. Phil’s Complaints About COVID School Shutdowns: ‘They Were Trying to Save Kids’ Lives’

thewrap.com The hosts of “The View” were quick to push back against Dr. Phil on Monday morning, as he complained about schools being shut down during the height of the pandemic. As the…

Streaming Revenue Will Overtake Pay TV in 2024, Research Firm Predicts

thewrap.com Streaming revenue is poised to overtake pay TV subscription revenue by the third quarter of 2024, boosted by the recent uptick in ad-supported offerings, London-based…

‘Late Night’ at 10: Seth Meyers Reflects on a Decade of Shows, 2016’s Inflection Point and Necessary Big Swings

thewrap.com 10 years ago this week, Seth Meyers made the jump from “Saturday Night Live” head writer to late night host with the debut of “Late Night with Seth Meyers.” For a show that…

Blackwells Capital Calls on Disney to Prioritize Artificial Intelligence, Spatial Computing

thewrap.com Activist investor Blackwells Capital is calling on Disney to prioritize artificial intelligence and spatial computing as part of their pitch to turn the company’s business…

‘The Mandalorian and Grogu’ Bags $21.7 Million California Tax Credit, Will Be First Star Wars Film Shot in Golden State

thewrap.com The next “Star Wars” movie is paving the way for filming in Lucasfilm’s home state: “The Mandalorian & Grogu” has qualified for a $21.7 million tax credit, the largest in…

Whoopi Goldberg to Develop Exclusive Programming for New Black-Owned Streamer BLKFAM

thewrap.com Whoopi Goldberg has become an equity partner in BLKFAM, a Black-owned ad-supported, free streaming service that officially launched on Monday. BLKFAM, which was founded by…

John Oliver Calls Out Trump’s Love of Number 16: ‘Should Be Off-Limits’ to Anyone With ‘Photos With Jeffrey Epstein’

thewrap.com Donald Trump apparently has an appreciation of the number 16, at least as it applies to abortion bans, and John Oliver was thoroughly bothered by that during Sunday’s…

‘Mary Poppins’ Gets More Restrictive Rating in UK for ‘Discriminatory Language’ 60 Years After Release

thewrap.com The rating for “Mary Poppins,” the 1964 classic starring Julia Andrews, has been changed in the U.K. due to “discriminatory language.” The film, which was previously rated…

Producers Guild to Offer Health Insurance to All Members That Qualify

thewrap.com The Producers Guild of America (PGA) announced a new initiative aimed at ensuring health insurance benefits for every qualified producer working full-time in the film and…

Producers Guild Awards 2024 Winners List (Updating Live)

thewrap.com The Producers Guild of America is handing out its 35th annual awards on Sunday evening in Los Angeles. TheWrap will update the list of winners as they are announced. The…

Gutfeld: Social Media Companies Should Distract by 'Killing Somebody'

thewrap.com On Valentine’s Day, New York City Mayor Eric Adams announced the city had filed a lawsuit against TikTok, Instagram, Facebook, Snapchat and YouTube to hold the companies…

‘The Hunt’ Off Broadway Review: An Angry Village Mob Targets ‘The Crown’ Star Tobias Menzies

thewrap.com The injustice taking place on stage is enough to drive the audience up the brick walls of St. Ann’s Warehouse in Brooklyn. An elementary school teacher, played by Tobias…

‘The Walking Dead: The Ones Who Live’ Release Schedule: When Do New Episodes Air?

thewrap.com “The Walking Dead” fans have waited a long time for this moment — Rick (Andrew Lincoln) and Michonne (Danai Gurira) are finally back, headlining their own show in “The…

Donald Trump Threatens to Deport Prince Harry as President: ‘I Wouldn’t Protect Him’

thewrap.com Donald Trump is big mad about Prince Harry’s immigration status. Over the weekend, Trump told the Daily Express U.S. at the right-wing Conservative Political Action…

Alan Cumming Says He Got His ‘Spice World’ Role Because Geri Halliwell Saw Him Play Hamlet

thewrap.com Alan Cumming played filmmaker Piers Cuthbertson-Smyth in the 1997 movie “Spice World” starring girl pop icons the Spice Girls. It’s a role that Cumming said he got after…

How ‘The Walking Dead’ Boss Built Rick Grimes and Michonne Spin-Off Alongside Its Stars

thewrap.com Years ago, “The Walking Dead” executive producer and chief content officer for the franchise Scott Gimple told star Danai Gurira that no one knew Michonne better than him.…

‘Where Is Wendy Williams?’ Extended Clip Shows Talk Show Host’s Erratic Interactions: ‘I’m Done With You’

thewrap.com Lifetime aired the first two hours of “Where is Wendy Williams?” on Saturday. The talk show host revealed her diagnosis of aphasia and frontotemporal dementia ahead of its…

Protesters Play ‘Free Palestine’ Chant on Bullhorn Outside Spirit Awards

thewrap.com The sound of a bullhorn playing a recording of the chant “Free Palestine” could be heard on the Film Independent Spirit Awards broadcast on Sunday, as a pair of protesters…

Aidy Bryant Compares Indie Cinema to Sex in Spirit Awards Monologue

thewrap.com Aidy Bryant made her debut as an awards show host at the Film Independent Spirit Awards on Sunday, and she admitted in her opening monologue that she was a little nervous.…

Independent Spirit Awards 2024: Complete Winners List (Updating Live)

thewrap.com The Film Independent Spirit Awards are taking place on Sunday afternoon in Santa Monica, California. TheWrap will update the list of winners as they are announced. Cord…

Jen Psaki Says Nikki Haley’s ‘Been Making a Clear Case’: ‘Trump is Dangerous; She Is Normal’

thewrap.com Despite losses in each Republican presidential primary so far this year, Nikki Haley has pledged to stay in the race as long as possible. On Sunday, Jen Psaki examined…

The Making of ‘Grimsburg’: How a Live-Action Noir Spoof Turned Into ‘Twin Peaks’ Meets Springfield

thewrap.com When the script for what would become “Grimsburg” first landed at production company The Jackal Group, it was unrecognizable from the Fox animated comedy it would become. A…

Unaired Shane Gillis ‘SNL’ Liberty Mutual Parody Takes on Police Shooting Unarmed People

thewrap.com Conservative comedian Shane Gillis returned to “SNL” on Saturday night, his first appearance on the sketch comedy show since he was fired in 2019 after videos in which he…

Netanyahu Says Hamas Started Negotiations ‘With Crazy Demands’: ‘In the Ballpark, They’re Not Even in the City’

thewrap.com Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu told “Face the Nation” on Sunday that negotiations between the country and Hamas are being held up by the terrorist organization’s…

‘Woman in the Wall’ Creator Explains His Choices in Ending Lorna’s Story

thewrap.com In the finale of Showtime’s “The Woman in the Wall,” Lorna (Ruth Wilson) finally gets the answer she’s been seeking about what happened to her daughter, who — as happened to…

Kenneth Mitchell, ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Actor, Dies at 49

thewrap.com Kenneth Mitchell, who played the Klingons Kol, Kol-Sha and Tenavik and the character of Aurellio on “Star Trek Discovery,” died on Saturday. Mitchell was 49 years old. His…

‘Bob Marley: One Love’ Keeps Rolling at Box Office With $13.5 Million 2nd Weekend

thewrap.com Paramount’s “Bob Marley: One Love” is holding well at the box office, earning $13.5 million in its second weekend as its running gross total reaches $71 million domestic and…

‘SNL’: Shane Gillis Brushes Off 2019 Firing, Tells Audience ‘Please Don’t Google’ Him in Toothless Monologue

thewrap.com Nearly 5 years after being fired from “SNL” before making his debut (following the resurfacing of a ton of bigoted jokes), Shane Gillis, for some reason, was brought back…

The 5 Best Moments From the 2024 SAG Awards

thewrap.com The SAG Awards marked a first on Saturday night, as the ceremony aired live on Netflix, rather than on traditional broadcast television. As a result, that meant that none of…

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