Alessandro Michele steps down as Gucci creative director
Alessandro Michele is leaving his role as creative director of the Gucci, the fashion house announced Wednesday, bringing an end to an eight-year tenure that sharply redefined Gucci’s codes with romanticism and gender-fluidity, all the while powering revenues for the Kering parent.
2022 American Music Awards: See the complete winners list
LOS ANGELES — The 50th anniversary of the American Music Awards has begun at Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles with spectacular performances and star-studded presentation sequences. >> Photos: On the Red Carpet at the 2022 American Music Awards“I’m ecstatic and honored to host this year’s AMAs. According to the American Music Awards website, he could tie Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston for the most awards in a single year should he win in all eight categories. Last year’s award show was the most social telecast of 2021, with 46.5 million interactions, according to the American Music Awards website. See the complete list of nominees by category below with winners noted in bold and italics.wftv.com
2022 American Music Awards: Here are the nominees
LOS ANGELES — The 50th anniversary of the American Music Awards will air live from Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on Sunday night with spectacular performances and star-studded presentation sequences. As a musician and music lover, it’s amazing to be part of a night where music fans make their voices heard!” Brady said in a statement. According to the American Music Awards website, he could tie Michael Jackson and Whitney Houston for the most awards in a single year should he win in all eight categories. Last year’s award show was the most social telecast of 2021, with 46.5 million interactions, according to the American Music Awards website. See the complete list of nominees by category below with winners noted in bold and italics.wftv.com
New this week: Lizzo, 'Criminal Minds' and 'The Woman King'
This week’s new entertainment releases include an live posthumous album from Tom Petty, the criminal profile spinoff series “Criminal Minds: Evolution,” a documentary about the plucky Mars Rover Opportunity and a TV series that focuses on the backstage melodrama at the Chippendale’s male strip clubs.
Grammy Awards 2023: Full nominees list, Beyoncé gets record-tying 9 nominations
LOS ANGELES — The Recording Academy on Tuesday announced some of the nominees for the upcoming 2023 Grammy Awards. Best new artist:AnittaOmar ApolloDOMi & JD BeckMuni Long; Samara JoyLattoMånekskinTobe NwigweMolly TuttleWet LegDozens of other categories were also announced, including Best Latin pop album, best country album and best rock album, according to the AP. According to the AP, Beyoncé claimed nine nominations, tying with her husband Jay-Z as the most nominated music act in Grammys history. Kendrick Lamar received eight nominations, and Adele and Brandi Carlile got seven nominations, according to the AP. The 2023 Grammy Awards show is expected to be held in Los Angeles on Feb. 5, according to the AP.wftv.com
Beyoncé ties Grammy record after leading nominations with 9
LOS ANGELES — (AP) — Beyoncé has propelled herself into the highest Grammy echelon: The star singer claimed a leading nine nominations Tuesday, making her tied — with her husband Jay-Z — as the most nominated music act in the history of the awards show. Beyoncé's "Break My Soul" reeled in record and song of the year nominations, while "Renaissance" — which ventured into the world of dancehall music — netted an album of the year nod. With Jay-Z also earning five nods this year, each spouse now holds the record for the most-ever Grammy nominations at 88 apiece. Her seventh studio project “Renaissance” is up for best dance-electronic music album and “Break My Soul” is nominated for best dance-electronic recording. Christina Aguilera's comeback to Latin music with her self-titled album earned her two nominations for best Latin pop album and immersive audio album.wftv.com
Taylor Swift wins big in Germany at the MTV EMAs
DUSSELDORF, Germany — (AP) — Taylor Swift won big at Sunday’s MTV EMAs. Swift who led the nominations along with Harry Styles with seven a piece, walked away with four wins for ‘Best Artist,’ ‘Best Video,’ ‘Best Pop’ and ‘Best Longform Video.' Rexha explained on the carpet “we had no idea that it was gonna blow up and be so viral on TikTok. '”Hot on their toes were Muse who returned to the EMAs for a fiery performance of ‘Will of the People,' later winning ‘Best Rock’ act. Styles, who is currently touring in the US, won ‘Best Live’.wftv.com
New this week: Bruce Springsteen, 'The Big Brunch' and Sonic
This week’s new entertainment releases include albums by Bruce Springsteen and Louis Tomlinson, Olivia Wilde's “Don't Worry Darling” hits HBO Max, and Dan Levy of Emmy-winning “Schitt’s Creek” fame has “The Big Brunch,” a cooking competition he created and hosts.
Taylor Swift, Harry Styles, 'Euphoria' and 'Top Gun: Maverick' get multiple People's Choice Awards nominations
The nominations for the People's Choice Awards were announced and "Top Gun: Maverick" and "Euphoria" saw nominations, while Harry Styles and Taylor Swift took over the music categories.foxnews.com
Olivia Wilde shares salad dressing recipe from book about divorce amid nanny allegations
Olivia Wilde solved the salad dressing mystery with a Nora Ephron recipe amid accusations from her and Jason Sudeikis' former family nanny. Wilde went public with her romance with Harry Styles in January 2021.foxnews.com
Olivia Wilde Posts Cryptic Pic as Ex-Nanny Returns to Dish More Dirt
Jemal Countess/Getty Images for IFPOh, you thought the storm had passed? The more fool you—the nanny’s back, and she hasn’t finished salting the earth beneath the feet of her former employers, Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis. And this time, it’s pawsonal.Without warning, the Daily Mail published what it touted as the second part of its exclusive interview with the disgruntled (and still unnamed) ex-employee on Tuesday, with fresh allegations surrounding Wilde’s behavior in the weeks after she lenews.yahoo.com
'Don't Worry Darling' shrugs off drama, opening with $19.2M
After off-screen drama threatened to consume Olivia Wilde's “Don't Worry Darling,” the Warner Bros. release opened No. Starring Florence Pugh and Harry Styles, "Don't Worry Darling" was engulfed by a storm of controversies that revolved around everything from Pugh's allegedly strained relationship with Wilde to whether Styles might have even spit on co-star Chris Pine at the film's Venice Film Festival premiere. But the release of “Don't Worry Darling," playing in 4,113 theaters, was also no home run. The studio, he said, was "pleased with these results given our modest production budget.”The audience scores and tapering-off ticket sales suggest “Don’t Worry Darling” may struggle to hold well in the coming weeks. "Don't Worry Darling," $19.2 million.wftv.com
Banner night: Harry Styles honored by Madison Square Garden after 15-night run
NEW YORK — It was a banner night for singer Harry Styles. For the final show in the Big Apple, Madison Square Garden left feather boas in every seat. Styles, overcome with emotion, told the crowd, “Any time that you come to Madison Square Garden and you see that, remember it’s because of you. Lil Nas X holds the record with “Old Town Road,” which topped the charts for 19 weeks, according to Rolling Stone. Expand Autoplay Image 1 of 15 Photos: Harry Styles through the years Here are some memorable photos of former One Direction singer Harry Styles through the years.wftv.com
Olivia Wilde at first wouldn't give an answer when Stephen Colbert asked if she is feuding with Florence Pugh and instead steered the conversation toward 'spit-gate'
Wilde implied fans are looking for drama "anywhere they can" in regard to rumors about what happened on the set of "Don't Worry Darling."news.yahoo.com
Harry Styles hits Toronto for 'My Policeman' premiere
TORONTO — (AP) — With just as much fanfare but a tad less drama, Harry Styles took the Toronto International Film Festival by storm on Sunday, premiering the tragic gay romance "My Policeman" less than a week after the much-talked-about debut of "Don't Worry Darling" in Venice. "My Policeman," in which Styles stars alongside Emma Corrin and David Dobson, features arguably the fullest dramatic performance yet from 28-year-old pop star. He stars as a closeted 1950s policeman in Brighton, England, who falls in love with a museum curator (Dobson) yet marries a local schoolteacher (Corrin). While it hadn't received quite as much attention as Style's other fall movie, Olivia Wilde's Venice Film Festival entry “Don't Worry Darling,” “My Policeman” appeared to be more warmly received in Toronto, drawing praise for Style's performance. Styles wore a dark green double-breasted suit and light green trousers, with matching handbag, to the premiere.wftv.com
Harry Styles hits Toronto for 'My Policeman' premiere
With just as much fanfare but a tad less drama, Harry Styles took the Toronto International Film Festival by storm on Sunday, premiering the tragic gay romance “My Policeman” less than a week after the debut of “Don’t Worry Darling” in Venicewashingtonpost.com
Poitras documentary wins top prize at Venice Film Festival
“All the Beauty and the Bloodshed,” Laura Poitras’s epic documentary about photographer Nan Goldin and her activism against the Sackler family and their art connections has been awarded the Golden Lion for best film at the 79th Venice International Film Festival.
The Police drummer Stewart Copeland reflects on relationship with late Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins
The late drummer Taylor Hawkins became friends with many of his heroes, including The Police drummer Stewart Copeland. Copeland says the most emotional moment of the recent star-studded tribute concert was watching Hawkins’ son drumming with the Foo Fighters: “He’s got his father’s stance, musical language.”news.yahoo.com
Aronofsky, Iñarritu films set for Venice Film Festival
Darren Aronofsky’s “The Whale,” the Marilyn Monroe drama “Blonde,” Alejandro González Iñárritu’s “Bardo, False Chronicle of a Handful of Truths” and Guadagnino’s “Bones and All,” with Timothée Chalamet, will all have their world premieres in competition at the Venice International Film Festival this fall.
New this week: Harry Styles, 'Angelyne' and 'The Valet'
This week’s new entertainment releases include Harry Styles' third solo album, a reboot of “Chip ’n Dale: Rescue Rangers” that has attracted some top “Saturday Night Live” alums, and Emmy Rossum stars in a series about media personality Angelyne.
The joy of music returns for Grammy winners, performers
Beyonce, left, and Megan Thee Stallion accept the award for best rap song for "Savage" at the 63rd annual Grammy Awards at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Sunday, March 14, 2021. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)Beyoncé, Taylor Swift and Billie Eilish made history at the Grammy Awards. Just as joyously, dozens of creators largely sidelined for a year due to the pandemic got to make music again. 's topical “I Can't Breathe” won song of the year and Megan Thee Stallion was named best new artist. ___This story has been corrected to show the ceremony was held at the Los Angeles Convention Center, not Staples Center.
The Latest: Billie Eilish wins record of the year at Grammys
Billie Eilish arrives at the 63rd annual Grammy Awards at the Los Angeles Convention Center on Sunday, March 14, 2021. (Photo by Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP)NEW YORK – The Latest on the Grammy Awards (all times local):8:45 p.m.Billie Eillish has won the Grammy Award for record of the year for the second straight year. Beyoncé broke the record with her victory Sunday night for best R&B performance for “Black Parade,” surpassing the 27 Grammys won by Alison Krauss. DaBaby says he “feels like it’s going to touch everybody.”Ad— Marcela Isaza at the Grammy Awards (@misaza)___3:15 p.m.Brandi Carlile is excited to perform at Sunday’s Grammy Awards, even if there isn’t an audience. “Jojo Rabbit” and the “Joker” soundtrack also won Grammys in the segment of the show that awarded music created for visual media.
Ladies night: Beyoncé, Swift make history as others win big
Four women won the top four prizes Sunday, including Swift, who became the first female performer to win album of the year three times. Beyoncé — with her 28th win — became the most decorated woman in Grammy history. And 9-year-old Blue Ivy Carter — who won best music video alongside her mother — became the second youngest act to win a Grammy in the show’s 63-year history. Megan Thee Stallion, who won three honors, also made history and became the first female rapper to win best rap song. She's also the fifth rap-based act to win best new artist.
A peek behind the masks, precautions at the pandemic Grammys
Associated Press entertainment reporter Marcela Isaza poses backstage at the 63rd Grammy Awards at the Los Angeles Convention Center, Thursday, March 11, 2021. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello)LOS ANGELES – I have covered the Grammy Awards for the Associated Press for 15 years. Built around performances, full of singing and shouting, and with the biggest crowd of any awards show, the Grammys seem uniquely wrong for a world still in the coronavirus pandemic. The AP workspace is set off with high, thick black curtains, and they are constantly replenishing us with masks and hand sanitizer. AdOutside the sprawling building, carpenters and technicians have been building the stages that will be a hub for Sunday’s awards.