Tom Hanks Helps With Marriage ProposalHanks was in Austin on Saturday and spoke to hundreds of listeners about his new book "Uncommon Type: Some Stories."
Guests Announced For Letterman's Final Three ShowsThe final broadcasts will feature appearances by Tom Hanks, Bill Murray, Eddie Vedder and Letterman’s historic final “Late Show” broadcast on May 20
This Week: Coachella Madness & Rita Wilson's Double MastectomyThis week, there’s more breast cancer news in Hollywood and Coachella is just as crazy as ever.
Rita Wilson Undergoes Double Mastectomy After Breast Cancer DiagnosisActress and singer Rita Wilson announced on Tuesday that she had a double mastectomy after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
James Corden Plays Nice As 'Late Late Show' HostJames Corden began his foray as the "Late Late Show" host with a schoolboy's giggle and a bid to endear himself to viewers as a nice English bloke looking for a little American TV love.
Kennedy Center Honors Five Extraordinary ArtistsSinger Al Green, Actor and Filmmaker Tom Hanks, Ballerina Patricia McBride, Singer-Songwriter Sting and Comedienne Lily Tomlin Are the Honorees for the 37th Anniversary of This Acclaimed Annual Special
Stephen Colbert To Host 'The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors'Stephen Colbert will host "The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors."
37th Annual Kennedy Center Honorees AnnouncedContinuing a longstanding tradition, CBS will broadcast The 37th Annual Kennedy Center Honors.
Report: Actor Barkhad Abdi Is 'Dead Broke'It hasn't been a great week for former Minneapolis cab driver turned movie star Barkhad Abdi. First he lost the Academy Award, and now a new report says Abdi is "dead broke." According to the New Yorker, Abdi only made $65,000 from his role as the Somali pirate leader in "Captain Phillips."
Barkhad Abdi Wins British Academy AwardBarkhad Abdi, the Somali immigrant who was a Twin Cities limo driver before playing a pirate in "Captain Phillips," won an award at the British Academy Awards over the weekend. Abdi was named best supporting actor, edging Michael Fassbender in "12 Years a Slave" and Bradley Cooper in "American Hustle."
MN Actor Gets Golden Globe Nod For 'Phillips'A Somali actor from Minnesota who made his acting debut in the Tom Hanks' movie "Captain Phillips" has received a Golden Globes supporting actor nomination. Barkhad Abdi and three other amateur Somali actors from Minnesota portray pirates who hijack an American cargo ship.
Movie Blog: Tom Hanks Grounds 'Captain Phillips'There is a refrain, almost a mantra shared between the two leads in Paul Greengrass's (United 93) new docudrama Captain Phillips, which depicts the 2009 hijacking of the Maersk Alabama, the first U.S. ship to have been seized by pirates in over two centuries.
MN Actors Bask In Glow Of 'Captain Phillips' PremiereWhen Barkhad Abdi and three other amateur Somali actors from Minnesota learned they had won major roles in a new Tom Hanks movie, they tore off their clothes and jumped into the Pacific Ocean.
Local Actor Talks About Role In 'Capt. Phillips'A newly discovered actor from Minneapolis is already getting some Oscar buzz, even though his movie hasn't opened in local theaters yet. Captain Phillips tells the true-life story about a band of Somali pirates who overtook an American cargo ship in 2009.
Rookie Mpls. Actor Now An Oscar Contender In 'Captain Phillips'A rookie actor from the Twin Cities -- who is relatively unknown right now -- is about to become very famous starting next week.