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Leah Remini slams Tom Cruise as 'diabolical,' not a good person

Actress Leah Remini answered Reddit questions to promote the upcoming season of her Scientology take-down series “Scientology and the Aftermath.”

Leah Remini did not hold back when she was asked whether Tom Cruise was a good person during a Reddit AMA about Scientology earlier this week.

Robin Thicke, model expecting baby on Alan Thicke's birthday


Jerry Lewis, Hollywood survivor, showman, dies at 91

Jerry Lewis epitomized what it meant to be a survivor in Hollywood.


Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host dies, at 91

Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as the tireless, teary host of the annual muscular dystrophy telethons, has died. He was 91.


Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis knew how to laugh and cry

Jerry Lewis sometimes didn't know whether to laugh or cry.


Comedians, stars react to death of Jerry Lewis

Reaction to the death of comedy legend Jerry Lewis:


The Latest: White House praises Lewis for comedy, charity

The Latest on the death of comedian and filmmaker Jerry Lewis (all times local):


Jerry Lewis, comedy icon and telethon host, dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, the manic, rubber-faced showman who jumped and hollered to fame in a lucrative partnership with Dean Martin, settled down to become a self-conscious screen auteur and found an even greater following as the tireless, teary host of the annual muscular dystrophy telethons, has died. He was 91.


Lewis' MDA telethons were full of emotion, star appearances

Jerry Lewis, whose career as producer-director-writer and movie star peaked in the 1960s, may be best remembered by younger generations for the muscular dystrophy telethons he conducted every Labor Day weekend.


Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies at 84

Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of social justice and nutritional health, has died. He was 84.


Legendary comedian Jerry Lewis dies at 91

Jerry Lewis, one of Hollywood’s most famous comedians, died Sunday at the age of 91, TheWrap has learned. Lewis’ death comes just two weeks before…


Penn Jillette apologizes to Newfoundland for insult comedy

Penn Jillette is apologizing profusely for his wisecracks insulting Newfoundland.


'Dancing' with fame: Hinchcliffe enjoys newfound stardom

James Hinchcliffe just tried to act like a friendly tourist during a visit to Philadelphia . When he saw four people on a city sidewalk trying to squeeze into a selfie frame in front of Independence Hall, Hinchcliffe volunteered to snap the photo for them.


Rapper's bodyguard charged in Little Rock concert shooting

A rapper's bodyguard faces 10 aggravated assault counts for gunfire that erupted during a concert at a Little Rock club.


Judge refuses to end Roman Polanski sex assault case

A Los Angeles judge on Friday denied the impassioned plea of Roman Polanski's victim to end a four-decade-old sexual assault case against the fugitive director.


C.J.: Brenda Langton has a milliner for a daughter

Celina Kane’s career choice had to be creative. The daughter of restaurateur Brenda Langton and artist Timothy Kane is a milliner…


Citing Trump remarks, entire president's arts council quits

Another presidential advisory committee is breaking up.


Police: Rapper Meek Mill arrested for reckless dirt biking

Police say the rapper Meek Mill has been arrested on a charge of reckless endangerment for riding an illegal dirt bike through New York City streets.


Trey Songz reaches plea deal in Detroit assault case

R&B singer Trey Songz has reached a deal with prosecutors to reduce a felony assault charge stemming from a concert in Detroit.