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‘The Masked Singer’ renewed for fifth season

Fox will unmask a new season of “The Masked Singer” next year. Ahead of Wednesday’s two-hour semifinals, the network announced a fifth season to debut in 2021. “This show brings joy to so many families across the country, especially during these trying times, and we can’t wait to get even more celebrities suited up in…MORE

Wrestling trailblazer Pat Patterson has died at 79

Legendary wrestler Pat Patterson has died, World Wrestling Entertainment announced Wednesday. “WWE is saddened to learn that Pat Patterson has passed away at the age of 79,” WWE said in a statement. “WWE extends its condolences to Patterson’s family and friends.” Patterson began his career in 1958 and was a trailblazer in the world of…MORE

Drake is selling a scented candle that smells like… Drake

Wanna make your house smell like Drake? Now you can. The rapper has released a line of scented candles, one of which “actually smells like Drake.” And according the description from Revolve, the company he teamed with on the scent, the $80 candle emits a “Smooth musk fragrance is introspective as in an interpretation of…MORE

‘Selena: The Series’ sings nostalgia… slowly

In 1990, ABC tried (and failed) with a short-lived series devoted to Elvis Presley’s early life. Three decades later, and a quarter-century after Selena’s death, Netflix does the same with “Selena: The Series,” which should stir curiosity among her fans but which proves so light on substance as to make watching the initial nine-episode run…MORE

Jimmy Fallon spoofs Taylor Swift’s ‘Folklore’ in a parody documentary

Jimmy Fallon made his own version of Taylor Swift’s “Folklore” documentary called “Fallonlore.” Swift’s Disney+ documentary was about the making of her album of the same name, which she recorded during quarantine. In Fallon’s, he teams up with The Roots, with a caption in the parody reading: “Jimmy and The Roots were never able to…MORE

Amanda Kloots to join ‘The Talk’ as co-host alongside Elaine Welteroth

“The Talk” is getting two new co-hosts next season. CBS announced Tuesday that Amanda Kloots and Elaine Welteroth will join season 11. The women will co-host alongside Sharon Osbourne, Sheryl Underwood and Carrie Ann Inaba. It’s a bright moment for Kloots, who has had a devastating year with the loss of her husband, Nick Cordero,…MORE

‘Jeopardy!’ is coming back this January

The show must go on. The new season of “Jeopardy!” — the first without the late Alex Trebek as host — will begin airing January 11, 2021. But instead of naming a new host right away, the show will instead have several guests fill in as host while it searches for a new long-term replacement.…MORE

Elliot Page, ‘Juno’ star, shares transgender identity

Meet Elliot Page. On Tuesday, the Oscar-nominated star of movies like “Juno” and “X-Men: Days of Future Past” shared with fans that they are transgender and identify as non-binary, a term used to describe a person whose gender identity is neither man nor woman. “I feel lucky to be writing this. To be here. To…MORE

‘The Voice’ contestant Ryan Gallagher abruptly leaves the competition

During Monday night’s episode of “The Voice,” host Carson Daly announced that contestant Ryan Gallagher would no longer be part of the singing competition show. Daly did not cite a reason, only stating Gallagher “had to exit the competition.” Gallagher was part of Kelly Clarkson’s team. The former contestant took to his Instagram stories to…MORE

Hugh Grant spent hours spiraling down ‘The Undoing’ Twitter feeds

Hugh Grant is all of us lost in a Twitter feed for “The Undoing,” even if the audience feedback isn’t always so positive. Grant told IndieWire it’s been “exhausting” watching the reactions to each episode of the limited series. “It’s been quite an exhausting six weeks, either resisting looking at Twitter to see how people…MORE

Barack Obama wishes he had awarded Dolly Parton the Presidential Medal of Freedom

President Barack Obama appeared on Monday’s “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert” and while promoting his book,”A Promised Land,” he admitted to making a major “mistake” while in office. After Colbert asked him, “Did you miss you? Did you ever look at something going on in the news and go, ‘You know what this situation…MORE

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