Seems the Wolf of Wall Street has a few economic ideas for halting climate change. In a new documentary called “Carbon,” released online Wednesday, narrator Leonardo DiCaprio contends that trillions of dollars’ worth of fossil fuels are awaiting commercial extraction from the ground — and that if we burn them, our planet is toast.
I can still remember the day I found out my hair was curly.I was 12 years old and recovering from a terrible short haircut, the kind of close crop my mom called a “pixie” to make it sound better but that made waitresses direct me to the boys’ bathroom, or led my science teacher to ask, when I tripped down a flight of stairs, “Hey, is that little boy OK?
Billy Crystal has had "no words" on Twitter since the death of fellow comedian and actor Robin Williams on Aug. 11. But at the 66th Primetime Emmy Awards on Monday, Crystal will speak for many when he leads a special tribute to the late actor.
The Ice Bucket Challenge videos for ALS awareness are coming in faster than we can mop up, but a few celebrity offerings are worth pointing out. Zoe Saldana tops our list today, namely because in her video, the actress finally addresses her pregnancy.Standing poolside, Saldana, 36, pivots to reveal a profile of her baby bump and rubs her belly.
Many of the TV shows nominated for Emmys this year aren't exactly kid-friendly fare, but that didn't stop the folks at Mom.me from getting several talented tykes to reenact scenes from those grown-up dramas, including "True Detective," "Game of Thrones," "House of Cards" and more.
Elizabeth Hurley does not mince words when it comes to her new soapy drama "The Royals," in which she stars as Queen Helena, head of a fictional family of royals in modern London. "This is an extreme, sexy adventure into royalty," she chuckled to TODAY Wednesday during a sneak peek of the show.Mrr-wow! Many enjoy soaps and love PBS' "Downton Abbey," so "Royals" — E!
Pierce Brosnan was one smooth James Bond when he took over the iconic role from 1995 to 2002, but there's apparently a deadlier 007, and his name is Jimmy Fallon.When the actor visited "The Tonight Show" on Tuesday, the comedian revealed that he was a huge fan of the Nintendo 64 game "GoldenEye 007," based on Brosnan's first Bond film. "This is a childhood dream of mine ...
No one can really predict what videos will go viral. But when producer Chris Fleck got an assignment to create an ad for the East Hills Mall in St. Joseph, Missouri, he knew exactly how to elevate his production above the rest and get tons of views. He had to make a terrible, terrible ad."The whole time we pitched this idea, we said, 'Maybe it would go viral.' Boy, it did," Fleck told KNPN.
Fanny packs have been the butt of too many jokes, and it's no longer alright. Alright? Alright. Matthew McConaughey, we've got your back in defense of the much-maligned fashion accessory.The Oscar-winning actor was interviewed in the stands at Fenway Park on Sunday during the Red Sox game against the visiting Houston Astros.
Bryan Cranston and Aaron Paul have ditched the meth business for the pawn business, and Julia Louis-Dreyfus is a long way from the White House in a fun new spoof video ahead of the upcoming Emmy Awards.
David Letterman paid tribute Monday night to the late Robin Williams, with whom the “Late Show” host shared a friendship for almost four decades.Letterman devoted a 10-minute segment to Williams, who died last week of an apparent suicide. The 63-year-old comic actor had appeared on Letterman’s shows almost 50 times.
Southern belle and Oscar-winning actress Reese Witherspoon plans to renovate a historic mansion she bought last month in her hometown of Nashville.The home was built by a prominent Nashville family, and when it came on the market last year, local automobile scion and GOP donor Lee Beaman and his wife, Kelley Beaman, wanted to save it from being torn down and replaced by a mega-mansion.
Milla Jovovich is best known for kicking zombie butt in the "Resident Evil" film franchise, but the actress has revealed that she's putting the upcoming sixth movie on hold because she's expecting her second child with her husband, director Paul W. S. Anderson."I imagine the only thing I'll be killing in the near future is an endless supply of cupcakes," she joked in a Facebook post Monday.
Fall may be right around the corner, but don’t tell that to Will Smith. The “Men in Black” star reunited with his former music collaborator DJ Jazzy Jeff at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas Friday for a surprise performance of the duo’s 1991 Grammy-winning hit “Summertime.
Jennifer Hudson may be a superstar singer and actress with an Oscar and a Grammy to her name, but she also holds another big title: mom to 5-year-old David, who's about to start kindergarten. And as she told TODAY during her visit Tuesday, that is not an easy pill to swallow."I feel like I just had him!" she said, pointing out that he's very mature for his age — and already very independent.
Even Batman cannot escape the Ice Bucket Challenge. Ben Affleck — who plays the Caped Crusader in next year's "Batman v Superman" movie — has accepted the challenge from filmmaker Tyler Perry.
He's got a little batboy on his hands! Christian Bale and his wife, Sibi Bale, have welcomed their second child, his rep confirms to Us Weekly. A source adds to Us that the couple's second bundle of joy is a boy! PHOTOS: Shirtless dads! Us confirmed in March that the couple were expecting again.
Taylor Swift unveiled her new pop single called "Shake It Off" on Monday, and if it takes you a second to get your dancing shoes on, just watch her move in a variety of ways throughout the song's new video.The single is off Swift's next album, called "1989" and slated for release on Oct. 27. The singer, 24, revealed all of this musical goodness during a live streaming event on Yahoo! on Monday.
Lena Dunham changed up her hair in dramatic fashion and then promptly dumped a bucket of ice water over her head, because that's a thing you may have seen happening.The creator and star of "Girls" went platinum blond and showed off the look in an Instagram post captioned "change is good.
Robin Williams brought joy to others even as his darkest days loomed, according to an intimate video of the late actor that surfaced Sunday.After receiving a devastating cancer diagnosis in January, New Zealander Vivian Waller compiled a bucket list: She wanted to marry her partner, Jack. She wanted to see her daughter, Sophie, turn 1. And she wanted to meet Williams, her favorite movie star.
What do you get a man who's been the most powerful person in all the free world? How about a birthday card signed by everyone? (And we mean everyone.)The Clinton Foundation is doing just that for former President Bill Clinton's 68th birthday, which is on Tuesday. To accomplish the feat, the group tapped none other than "House of Cards'" President Frank Underwood for a little bit of help.
The wait is almost over, "Entourage" fans. It's been three years since Ari and the gang said so long, but now the once small-screen hit is one step closer to making its big-screen transition. Filming has finished on the highly anticipated "Entourage" film, and according to one star who stopped by TODAY Monday morning, "It's going to be great.
"Downton Abbey" made waves last week when a promotional photo of Lord Grantham and Lady Edith for the upcoming season included something that was a bit out of place — a very modern water bottle in the background.
She's got a name! Christina Aguilera and fiance Matt Rutler have named their daughter Summer Rain Rutler, the singer announced late on Sunday, Aug. 17 via Twitter. PHOTOS: Nude, pregnant stars As Us Weekly reported previously, the happy couple welcomed their daughter into the world on Saturday, Aug. 16, when Aguilera gave birth to the little girl at Los Angeles' Cedars-Sinai Medical Centre.
Josh Gracin fans were alarmed on Thursday, Aug. 14, when the "American Idol" alum posted a cryptic, concerning message to his Facebook page. The post (since deleted) — in which he wrote, among other things, "pray for my family as they carry on in this world without me" — was interpreted by many to be a possible suicide note, and sparked a flurry of comments from worried pals.