SUNDAY PRIMETIME TV:
- 2017 American Music Awards Musicians are honored at the annual ceremony at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. (ABC)
*James Franco is about to become an X-Man. He's reportedly signed to play Multiple Man in an upcoming movie, with Wonder Woman scribe Allan Heinberg writing the script. (Deadline)
The Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them sequel will be titled Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. Warner Bros. also released the first cast photo. The second Harry Potter prequel franchise will open November 16th, 2018.
*George Clooney will star in and direct a limited series based on the classic novel Catch-22. A network is not attached yet.
CBS is developing a TV series based on the 1981 movie Stripes, Variety reports. The original flick starred Bill Murray and Harold Ramis.
Star Wars Battlefront 2: The makers of the video game have removed plans for micro-transactions due to a backlash.
Jose Altuve: The Houston Astros second baseman was named American League MVP.
George H.W. Bush: A woman has accused the former president of groping her during his 1992 campaign.
Selena Gomez: She's back with Justin Bieber and kissing him in public.
Sarah Silverman: She addressed her friend Louis C.K.'s sexual misconduct by asking, "Can you love someone who did bad things?"
#HTGAWM: Fans are reacting to the winter finale of How to Get Away With Murder.
Celtics: Boston's NBA team kept its winning streak alive by beating the defending champion Golden State Warriors, 92-88.
*Jennifer Hudson splits from her fiance David Otunga & receives a protective order against her partner of 10 years
Second Jeffrey Tambor Accuser Emerges-
A second “Transparent” actress is accusing Jeffrey Tambor of sexual misconduct.
Trace Lysette, who plays a yoga instructor in the Amazon series told the “Hollywood Reporter” "Sadly, I must add my voice to the chorus. Jeffrey has acted inappropriate to me too. Jeffrey has made many sexual advances and comments at me, but one time it got physical." The advance, she says happened during the now famous “Yas Queen” scene. You can read her account HERE.
Tambor released statements to both “THR” and “USA Today” in response stressing he may hav flaws but he’s no predator. The “USA Today” statement says "I am deeply sorry if any action of mine was ever misinterpreted by anyone as being sexually aggressive or if I ever offended or hurt anyone. But the fact is, for all my flaws, I am not a predator and the idea that someone might see me in that way is more distressing than I can express."
Source: Hollywood Reporter
“AGT” Winner Hits The Road-
The beginning of a long career for this teen show winner has just begun.
"America's Got Talent" winner Darci Lynne is taking her ventriloquist act on the road. The 13-year-old will kick off a national tour in December after signing with United Talent Agency, and tickets for her first show reportedly sold out in six minutes. The company said it also has plans for a record deal and a television series.
Lynne's performance on America's Got Talent's September finale received the most views and votes in the show's history.