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2014-11-09

"A Nightmare on Elm Street" Turns 30

(LOS ANGELES) -- Sunday marks the 30th anniversary of the release of A Nightmare on Elm Street. Written and directed by Wes Craven, the 1984 horror film introduced the now-iconic villain Freddy Krueger, who stalked and murdered teenagers in the their dreams. It launched a franchise of seven additional movies -- that’s not counting the 2003 crossover Freddy vs. Jason -- and was Johnny Depp’s first feature film: he played Glen, the boyfriend of lead character Nancy, who was played by Heather Langenkamp. It also made a star of Robert Englund, who played Freddy. Made for just under $2 million,…

posted 2014-11-09 14:19:29 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"A Nightmare on Elm Street" Turns 30 Sunday

(LOS ANGELES) -- Sunday marks the 30th anniversary of the release of A Nightmare on Elm Street. Written and directed by Wes Craven, the 1984 horror film introduced the now-iconic villain Freddy Krueger, who stalked and murdered teenagers in the their dreams. It launched a franchise of seven additional movies -- that’s not counting the 2003 crossover Freddy vs. Jason -- and was Johnny Depp’s first feature film: he played Glen, the boyfriend of lead character Nancy, who was played by Heather Langenkamp. It also made a star of Robert Englund, who played Freddy. Made for just under $2 million,…

posted 2014-11-09 14:19:29 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

"Big Hero 6" and "Interstellar" Lead Weekend Box Office

(LOS ANGELES) -- Big Hero 6 and Interstellar were at the top of the box office this weekend, earning $56.2 million and $50.0 million respectively. Big Hero 6 is an animated Disney movie featuring the voices of Jaime Chung, Damon Wayans, Jr., Maya Rudolph, Ryan Potter, Scott Adsit, T.J. Miller, Genesis Rodriguez, Daniel Henney, and James Cromwell. Interstellar, directed by Christopher Nolan, stars Matthew McConaughey as an engineer traveling in space to look for a new home for mankind. Here are the top ten films of the weekend according to boxofficemojo.com: 1. Big Hero 6: $56.2 million2. Interstellar: $50.0 million3.…

posted 2014-11-09 10:14:22 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Maureen O'Hara, Harry Belafonte Among Honorees at Governors Awards

(LOS ANGELES) -- The Governors Awards-- the first Oscars of the season-- were handed out in Hollywood Saturday, giving the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences a second chance to recognize some movie-makers who may have been overlooked. This year's un-televised, private ceremony handed out honorary Oscars to actress Maureen O'Hara, filmmaker Hayao Miyazaki, screenwriter Jean-Claude Carriere, and actor and activist Harry Belafonte. Several stars cheered them on, including Sidney Poitier, Jennifer Aniston, Reese Witherspoon, Hilary Swank, and Ron Howard. More ABC US news | ABC Health News Follow @ABCNewsRadio !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

posted 2014-11-09 08:45:17 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Andy Dick Arrested After Allegedly Stealing Necklace

(LOS ANGELES) -- Comedian Andy Dick was in jail Saturday, accosed of stealing a man's necklace in Hollywood, according to police. A Los Angeles Police Department spokesperson told ABC News that Andy Dick, 48, was arrested on Friday night for Grand Theft Person, meaning they allegedly stole an item that a person was either wearing or carrying. The LAPD declined to give any more details about the alleged incident. According to TMZ.com, Dick was riding his bicycle when he stopped and asked to see a man's $1,000 necklace. When the man recognized the comedian he handed the necklace over, but…

posted 2014-11-09 08:04:32 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

2014-11-08

MTV EMAs Scheduled for Sunday in Scotland

(GLASGOW, Scotland) -- Several of today’s hottest acts will be in Glasgow, Scotland, on Sunday for the MTV EMAs, the European Music Awards. Ed Sheeran, Ariana Grande, Enrique Iglesias and Charli XCX are among the scheduled performers. U2 was just added to the lineup on Friday. Nicki Minaj will host the ceremony from the SSE Hydro. Katy Perry leads all artists with seven nominations, including one in the Best Song category for “Dark Horse.” Ariana follows with six nominations. You’ll be able to watch the EMAs, which is celebrating its 20th anniversary, in the U.S. on Sunday at 7 p.m.…

posted 2014-11-08 08:08:14 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Joel McHale on Working With His 'Hero' Robin Williams in "A Merry Friggin' Christmas"

(LOS ANGELES) -- A Merry Friggin' Christmas opens in theaters this weekend, starring Joel McHale and the late Robin Williams, where the icon shows off a darker comedic side as McHale's crusty, anti-holiday father.McHale, 42, said working with the Oscar winner was "the experience of a lifetime.""If someone said to me, 'You're going to be in a Robin Williams movie and are going to be playing his son,' I'd say, 'I must have won some sort of lottery,'" McHale told ABC News. "It was something I always dreamed of and when I got to do it, it couldn't have been…

posted 2014-11-08 07:51:33 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

2014-11-07

Lionsgate to Bring Hunger Games Franchise to the Stage

(NEW YORK) -- Lionsgate Entertainment announced on Friday that it would work with Dutch media company Imagine Nation and U.S.-based Triangular Entertainment to bring its The Hunger Games franchise to the stage.According to a press release, the company plans to use "innovative and immersive staging techniques" to bring "The Hunger Games theatrical experience" to a brand new theater next to Wembley Stadium in London. The show will be produced by Broadway producer Robin de Levita."Robin de Levita and the entire production team are the perfect partners for extending The Hunger Games franchise into a live theatrical experience," Lionsgate Chief Marketing…

posted 2014-11-07 18:03:49 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Robin Williams' Death Officially Ruled a Suicide

(SAN RAFAEL, Calif.) -- The Marin County Sheriff’s Office in California has concluded its investigation into the death of Robin Williams, with its Coroner Division determining that the actor and comedian committed suicide.The Coroner Division noted in a statement released Friday afternoon that the cause of death was asphyxia due to hanging.A toxicological evaluation showed no evidence of alcohol or illicit drug use. The statement added that prescription medications were detected in “therapeutic concentrations.”Williams died in his Marin County home on Aug. 11. He was 63. Follow @ABCNewsRadio !function(d,s,id){var js,fjs=d.getElementsByTagName(s)[0];if(!d.getElementById(id)){js=d.createElement(s);js.id=id;js.src="http://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js";fjs.parentNode.insertBefore(js,fjs);}}(document,"script","twitter-wjs");Copyright 2014 ABC News Radio

posted 2014-11-07 15:35:32 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Lisa Kudrow Reveals the Origin of 'Smelly Cat' on "Friends"

(NEW YORK) -- Ever wonder where Phoebe Buffay's famous "Smelly Cat" came from? Well, earlier this week on Reddit, Lisa Kudrow revealed where the song came from."The writers wrote it, I wrote the tune, and had a little help from Chryssie Hynde. She was amazing," Kudrow said during an Ask Me Anything session to promote her new show The Comeback.You may know Hynde as the leader of the rock band The Pretenders.The former Friends star, 51, also talked about the constant urging from fans to sing the song. "I have a LOT of people ask. I've not done it," she…

posted 2014-11-07 12:33:15 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

Khloe Kardashian Posts Cryptic Poem on Lamar Odom's Birthday

(LOS ANGELES) -- Khloé Kardashian and Lamar Odom's marriage crumbled last year in the wake of erratic behavior on the part of the former NBA player.On Thursday, the day Odom turned 35, the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star posted a cryptic poem, entitled "Closure," on Instagram that seemed to flick at their impending divorce."Like time suspended, a wound unmended - you and I," it read. "We had no ending, no said good-bye. For all my life, I'll wonder why."   A photo posted by Khloé (@khloekardashian) on Nov 11, 2014 at 6:46pm PST Kardashian, 30, filed for divorce last December…

posted 2014-11-07 12:25:57 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio

WATCH: Meteorologist Ginger Zee Skydives on "GMA"

(HOMESTEAD, Fla.) -- GoPro cameras have changed the way people document their lives, and on Friday, Good Morning America's Ginger Zee strapped one on to go skydiving, allowing the show's viewers to see the adventure from her point of view as it happened.Zee jumped out of a plane at nearly 13,000 feet over Homestead, Florida. Fittingly, Zee, ABC News’ chief meteorologist, had perfect weather for her skydive."This is amazing," Zee said from the air. "I can see Miami. I can see all of the ocean here. It’s gorgeous.""You have to take it all in, every moment," she said.Zee took the…

posted 2014-11-07 09:26:51 by Entertainment News - ABC News Radio