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Trevor Noah says he's exiting as host of 'The Daily Show'

Sep. 30, 2022 11:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Trevor Noah says that he's leaving “The Daily Show” as host, after seven years of a Trump and pandemic-filled tenure on the weeknight Comedy Central show. Noah surprised the studio audience during Thursday's taping, dropping the news after discussing his...

Egyptian cleric revered by Muslim Brotherhood dies at 96

Sep. 26, 2022 13:23 PM EDT

DOHA, Qatar (AP) — Youssef al-Qaradawi, an Egyptian cleric who was seen as the spiritual leader of the Muslim Brotherhood and became the Islamist “voice of revolution” during the popular uprisings around the Arab world more than a decade ago, died Monday at the age of 96. ...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 2-8

Sep. 26, 2022 09:17 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Oct. 2-8: Oct. 2: Critic Rex Reed is 84. Singer Don McLean is 77. Country singer Jo-el Sonnier is 76. Actor Avery Brooks (“Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”) is 74. Guitarist Mike Rutherford of Genesis and Mike and the Mechanics is 72. Musician Sting...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 18-24

Sep. 12, 2022 10:16 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Sept. 18-24: Sept. 18: Actor Robert Blake is 89. Gospel singer Bobby Jones is 84. Singer-actor Frankie Avalon is 82. Actor Beth Grant (“The Mindy Project,” ″No Country For Old Men”) is 73. Guitarist Kerry Livgren (Kansas) is 73. Actor Anna...

Jennifer Hudson, Sherri Shepherd part of daytime TV makeover

Sep. 10, 2022 22:12 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ask veteran television executive Frank Cicha to recall the last time the daytime TV schedule has seen such turnover, and he has a ready answer: Never. “Never,” he repeated. “There's been sort of signature tumultuous moments,” including Oprah Winfrey...

Sherri Shepherd's excited to be herself on new talk show

Sep. 08, 2022 16:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Sherri Shepherd is no stranger to hosting gigs on daytime TV, but when Oprah Winfrey offered to give her advice, the actor, comedienne and best-selling author took 15 pages of notes. Shepherd spent more than seven years at the table on ABC’s Daytime Emmy-winning...

Jennifer Hudson sees 'good energy' for new daytime TV show

Sep. 08, 2022 16:06 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jennifer Hudson is a proud EGOT, an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony winner who has proven herself on screen, stage and in music. Her next intended conquest: daytime TV. “The Jennifer Hudson Show," starting Monday (check local listings for time, station), is among...

Tamron Hall hopes to inspire women while staying in her lane

Sep. 08, 2022 09:21 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Two sparkly golden trophies gleam behind Tamron Hall on the set of her nationally syndicated talk show. But despite entering its fourth season, the “Tamron Hall” show is not a well-oiled machine — and that’s intentional. “The only thing that shines in this...

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 28-Sept. 3

Aug. 22, 2022 09:58 AM EDT

Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug. 28-Sept. 3: Aug. 28: Actor Sonny Shroyer (“The Dukes of Hazzard”) is 87. Actor Marla Adams (“The Young and the Restless”) is 84. Actor Ken Jenkins (“Scrubs”) is 82. Actor David Soul (“Starsky and Hutch”) is 79. Actor Barbara...

Jon Batiste leaves Stephen Colbert's 'The Late Show'

Aug. 12, 2022 10:09 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Jon Batiste, his career soaring after winning multiple Grammys this year, is leaving his perch as bandleader of “The Late Show” after a seven-year run backing up host Stephen Colbert. “We’ve been so lucky to have a front row seat to Jon’s incredible talent...