The Emmy Awards are being accused of omitting actors from their annual In Memoriam segment. Among the “forgotten” this year were Erin Moran (Happy Days), Charlie Murphy (Chappelle’s Show, The Boondocks), legendary comedian and civil rights activist Dick Gregory, character actor Harry Dean Stanton (who passed away on Friday), Sam Shepard (Snow Falling on Cedars, Days of Heaven) and Frank Vincent (The Sopranos). Read more.
Lady Gaga has recently opened up about her battle with Fibromyalgia, which has caused her chronic pain over the last few years. She has cancelled a couple of concerts on the ‘Joanne’ World Tour, but now has come to the decision she will postpone her European Leg of the tour to be with doctors. See her emotional message to fans.
A location manager for Narcos was reportedly shot and killed in Mexico while scouting locations for the show. Netflix confirmed the death of location manager Carlos Munoz Portal on Monday, with a sad statement. Read more here.
Taylor Swift will have to keep ‘shaking off’ these lawsuits. She is reportedly being sued again over the lyrics to her chart-topping hit “Shake It Off”. Songwriters Sean Hall and Nathan Butler are supposedly suing Swift for copying their 2001 song “Playas Gon’ Play” by 3LW. Listen to both songs and read more.