CBS and the Television Academy announced Monday that “The Late Show” host Stephen Colbert will host the 69th Emmy Awards this fall.
Colbert was an Emmy winner himself for his work on his Comedy Central series “The Colbert Report.”
The announcement continues a run of TV late night hosts acting as award show masters of ceremony.Read more
“Saturday Night Live” couldn’t have planned a better guest host for its inaugural-weekend show than Aziz Ansari.
Or at least that’s the conclusion many came to after the writer-actor-comedian delivered the opening monologue.
Ansari, who made a name for himself as Tom Haverford on “Parks and Recreation,” is now co-creator and star of his own self-referential show “Master of None.”Read more
The three main cable news networks may have been equal in their wall-to-wall coverage of Friday’s inauguration and its festivities, but during Saturday’s coverage of the Women’s March on Washington, the historical divide between Fox News and its compatriots had been firmly reinstated.Read more
By all accounts, when incoming first lady Melania Trump stepped into public view on Inauguration Day, she was also stepping into a new role as trendsetter-in-chief. It was a shift reflected in her choice of outfit: a sky blue Ralph Lauren ensemble with matching suede gloves and sky-high stilettos that instantly drew comparisons to Jackie Kennedy’s White House look.
Number 45? Not so much.Read more
As a black van pulled up to the Langham Huntington in Pasadena, a group of 30 people huddled in the hotel’s entrance perked up.
They stood, their heads snapping in unison toward the vehicle, trying to figure out who might be behind that tinted window. Some grabbed their cameras and others rummaged through binders filled with posters organized alphabetically. They were ready.Read more
Strange Inheritance Two new back-to-back episodes tell the stories of a U.S. Mint worker who left his son a bag of change, which included a one-of-a-kind aluminum penny, and a Pan Am flight attendant from the airline’s golden age leaves her niece a valuable collection of ancient beads that were gathered on her journeys. 6 and 6:30 p.m.Read more