Sony Exec Lia Vollack Launches Stage Production Company; Initial Roster Includes Controversial Michael Jackson Musical

Lia Vollack, a 22-year veteran of Sony Pictures Entertainment’s music and theater divisions, has formed a new company to develop Broadway productions, Deadline has confirmed. Lia Vollack Productions’ initial slate will include to shows already being prepped by Sony for … Read more…

John Legend Teases Less Controversial Version of ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ With Kelly Clarkson

The updated version of the holiday classic will be featured in the ‘All of Me’ singer’s deluxe version of his Christmas album, ‘A Legendary Christmas’, which is due out on November 8. Aceshowbiz.com – Music News BEST DEAL UPDATE:

‘I’m Not Choking Her!’: Andy Kaufman and the Unlikely, Controversial Rise of Intergender Wrestling

Alan Singer/NBCU Photo Bank/NBCUniversal via Getty In the canon of big, important American years, 1979 doesn’t get as much attention as say, 1776, or 1812, or 1945. But it had some sleeper hits: Sony dropped the Walkman; Voyager 1 found … Read more…

NBC cancels ‘Megyn Kelly Today’ as host discusses exit with network following controversial blackface comments

Megyn Kelly ruffled too many feathers at the peacock network. Kelly’s show has officially been canceled amid negotiations with NBC about the host possibly leaving the network. “Megyn Kelly Today is not returning,” a rep for NBC News said in … Read more…

Bette Midler apologizes after calling women the ‘N-word of the world’ in controversial tweet

Not even hocus pocus can erase this choice of words. Bette Midler expressed regret Thursday after calling women the “N-word of the world” in a controversial tweet — and prompting social media backlash. “Angrily I tweeted w/o thinking my choice … Read more…