#Trending In Entertainment: The Big Bang Cast Is Paid, Beyonce’s An Icon (Duh), And Weird Al Is In Demand
This week a TV shows cast is making major bucks, a pop legend becomes an icon, and the Super Bowl may be getting a little weird.
MTV announced that Beyoncé will be given the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award at the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards.
2014, just like 2013, continues to be the year of Pharrell. And Beyoncé.
#Trending In Entertainment: Shia LaBeouf Again, Meshach Taylor Dies, And Robert Downey Jr.’s Son Gets Arrested
This week a child star is in trouble (again), a beloved actor passes away, and an A-lister’s son may be following in his father’s footsteps, but not in a good way.
Beyoncé’s empire is getting a boost from Forbes.
LeBron James was ranked the second most powerful celebrity.
This week a piece of childhood nostalgia is coming back, the Daytime Emmy’s went PG-13, and there was some good news for one of our favorite comedians.
Last night (June 25) Jay Z and Beyoncé played a show in Miami sayin’ “how the hell did this s–t happen, oh baby.” It was the premiere of their co-headlining On The Run tour, which has been criticized as both a perfunctory cash-grab for the celebrity couple and the must-see blockbuster event of the summer. Fans were delighted by a few marquee moments, most notably the reveal of the couple’s wedding footage when has never previously been released, and an extremely long setlist. When you’ve got that many hits, why not play them all.
Chris previews tomorrow’s Democratic Gubernatorial Primary and discusses the scandal at the VA and Haverford College’s commencement address. He talks with Governor Tom Corbett, Phillies Manager Ryne Sandberg, and Michael Bronstein and Colin Hanna on the Monday Morning Matchup.
Chris reviews last night’s event at the National Constitution Center with Lynne Cheney, the latest battle of Hurricane Sandy aid, and an important court ruling in Europe on internet privacy. He also talks to Tom McGrath from Philadelphia Magazine and Cody Asche from the Phillies.
Chris covers the latest in the saga of Donald Sterling, the latest union ad against liquor privatization and Secretary of State John Kerry comparing Israel to an apartheid state. He talks to Wendell Young from the United Food and Commercial Workers Union Local 1776 and Foreign Policy Analyst Ed Turzanski.
Whether you deemed her Grammy performance an expression of modern feminism or merely offensive, superstar Beyoncé has established herself as a major figure on America’s cultural landscape.
Chris reviews President Obama’s trip to Pittsburgh, Rutgers offering a class on Beyonce, and a potential Super Bowl coming to Philadelphia. He talks to the Mayor of Atlantic City, Don Guardian, and the CEO of La Colombe, Todd Carmichael.
This year it seemed like the words “And the GRAMMY goes too” were hardly uttered during the night’s live broadcast, leaving plenty of room for the performances, which there were 20 of. All of which we ranked.
Music’s biggest night just got music’s favorite couple to don the stage at this year’s show.