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Hugh Jackman set for 2020 Broadway return in revival of 'The Music Man'

Hugh Jackman is set to return to Broadway in 2020, this time starring as Harold Hill in a revival of “The Music Man.” The musical, which is slated for an October 22, 2020 opening night, will be produced by the rare EGOT-title holder, Scott Rudin. Jackman previously cited...

Harry Styles, Janelle Monáe among Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Presenters for 2019 Induction Ceremony

Harry Styles and Janelle Monáe are among the artists ready to rock at this year’s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony. The Ceremony, which will take place on March 29 and air on HBO on April 27, is set to honor seven inductees: The Cure, Def...

Alex Trebek returns to work on 'Jeopardy!' after announcing cancer diagnosis

I’ll take a 9 to 5 for $200, Alex. Alex Trebek was back on the set of “Jeopardy!” Tuesday for the first scheduled day of production, a spokeswoman confirmed to the Daily News. His return to the Sony Pictures set comes just a week after the iconic game...

Woman urged responders to 'hurry up and get here' during Luke Perry health emergency, 911 call reveals

Emergency responders were urged to arrive quickly after actor Luke Perry began suffering a massive stroke last month, audio from a 911 call reveals. A woman phoned 911 and asked officials to “hurry up and get here” shortly before the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star was hospitalized on Feb....

One year after rapper Craig Mack's sudden death, a documentary focuses on his life and the 'cult' he joined

In the last months of Craig Mack’s life, the New York rapper was ready to go home. Not the home he grew up in on Long Island, or the Queens house he lived in with his wife for about four years before joining the South Carolina “cult”...

Rapper OG Maco reveals battle with skin-eating disease

Hip hop artist OG Maco revealed he’s been fighting a skin-eating disease for several months and assured fans he’s making progress. The rapper, 26, shared a photo to Instagram that shows his face and said he came down with the condition after receiving improper treatment for a rash....

Mac Miller's Blue Slide Park is happening, at least in map apps

A tribute to the late Mac Miller might be underway in the singer’s hometown of Pittsburgh. On maps services such as Apple and Google Maps, the town’s Blue Slide Park, a part of Frick Park, now reads “Mac Miller’s Blue Slide Park,” as pointed out by a fan...

Jussie Smollett took advantage of brothers connected with staged attack, their lawyer says

The lawyer for the brothers connected with the Jussie Smollett case says her clients were “taken advantage” of by the “Empire” actor — and that there’s evidence to prove they’re telling the truth. Gloria Schmidt, who represents Ola and Abel Osundairo, contended that the two men were betrayed...

REVIEW: Broadway's 'Be More Chill' is an overplayed and overwrought musical about teen life in a hi-tech world

The new high-school musical “Be More Chill” needed to take its own advice: Chill out, kids. And fear not your own truth! If all of its overplayed, overwrought freneticism could have been avoided, we’d actually have an interesting Broadway show that not only reveals just how terrified we...

SNL's Pete Davidson says people should keep listening to R. Kelly, Michael Jackson, then donate to a charity

Saturday Night Live’s Pete Davidson isn’t going to hit pause on R. Kelly or Michael Jackson anytime soon. The comic said on the show’s latest episode that he thinks people should continue to listen to the two music icons if they want, but “you just have to admit...