Bindi Irwin is your new "Dancing with the Stars" champion. And former judge Len Goodman announced he's returning next season.
Adele is officially headed for the record books. Her new album "25" has sold 2.43 million albums in four days, meaning that she broke 'N Sync's single week sales record of 2.41 million copies. Adele's first week runs through tomorrow, and "Billboard" is projecting she'll sell 3 million.
Justin Bieber is clearing his schedule for "personal" reasons. He's skipping out on a performance for the CBS Thanksgiving Day Parade, and last night's planned appearance on "The Late Show with Stephen Colbert". TMZ says his issues are not related to drugs or alcohol.
President Obama gave Presidential Medals of Freedom to Barbra Streisand, Steven Spielberg, Gloria Estefan, James Taylor and some others yesterday.
David Canary from "All My Children" has died at the age of 77.
Katy Perry unveiled her new song "Every Day is a Holiday" in an H&M advertisment.
The seventh Rocky movie "Creed" is in theaters this weekend. It's up against "Victor Frankenstein" and the Pixar movie "The Good Dinosaur".
Universal is going to try to make its own "cinematic universe" with its monsters, the way Marvel has done it with their superheroes. They're starting with a new Mummy movie starring Tom Cruise. Their other monsters include Dracula, Frankenstein, the Wolfman and the Invisible Man.
Amazon has a show called "The Man in the High Castle", that takes place in a world where the Nazis and their allies won World War 2. They were advertising it on a New York City subway train with some Nazi imagery. After some outcry from the public, they got rid of it.
ON TV TOMORROW
Thursday at 9:00 a.m. on NBC: "The Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade".
Thursday at 12:30 p.m. on Fox. Thanksgiving Day Football: The Detroit Lions host the Philadelphia Eagles.
Thursday at 4:30 p.m. on CBS. Thanksgiving Day Football: The Dallas Cowboys host the Carolina Panthers.
Thursday at 8:30 p.m. on NBC. Thanksgiving Day Football: The Green Bay Packers host the Chicago Bears.
Eddie Murphy received the Mark Twain Prize. The ceremony was filmed as a special for PBS that aired last night.
Posters hyping the upcoming sixth season of "Game of Thrones" show Jon Snow looking like he might be alive . . . even though he appeared to have been killed last season.
Carlos Penavega was eliminated from "Dancing with the Stars" last night, leaving a final three of Bindi Irwin, Alek Skarlatos, and Nick Carter going into tonight's season finale.
Nickelodeon is developing a "Hey Arnold!" TV movie, which will pick up where the show left off when it ended in 2004 after an eight-year run.
Elisabeth Hasselbeck is leaving "Fox & Friends", where she's been a co-host since leaving "The View" in 2013. She says she's leaving to spend more time with her family.
In addition to Gwyneth Paltrow, President Obama appears on the new Coldplay album.
Fetty Wap threw close to $2,000 over a balcony to shoppers at the Garden State Mall in Paramus on Saturday. He was out with his daughter when he felt inspired to make it rain. “Got to see my daughter today, took her shoppin’ and I was so happy I threw 2K in the mall never no who needed it,” he tweeted.
An Etsy shop is selling granny underwear with images of the "Golden Girls" on the front. The ones with Dorothy's face on the front are 'low rise' underwear . . . Sophia's are high-waisted . . . Rose's are sheer . . . and Blanche's are crotchless. They will run you around $45 each.
Judy Garland’s dress from "The Wizard of Oz" sold for $1.56 million.
Ringo Starr is auctioning off an extremely rare copy of The Beatles’ self-titled "White Album." It's the first copy, stamped 'No. 0000001.' It's expected to go for somewhere between $40,000 and $60,000. The proceeds will go to charity.
Eagles of Death Metal singer Jesse Hughes says his leather jacket saved a kid when terrorists stormed their concert in Paris: Quote, "Several people hid in our dressing room and the killers were able to get in and killed every one of them except for a kid who was hiding under my leather jacket."
Kristin Cavallari and Jay Cutler have a new baby girl. Her name is Saylor. The announcement prompted Bristol Palin to reveal that her unborn daughter will also be named Sailor.
Fox will air a holiday special on December 9th hosted by "Empire" stars Terrence Howard and Taraji P. Henson.
Adele’s "Hello" tops the Hot 100 for a fourth week.
ON TV TONIGHT
The season finale of "Dancing with the Stars" at 9:00 p.m. on ABC.
"The Voice" live eliminations at 8:00 p.m. on NBC.
The annual "Charlie Brown Thanksgiving" holiday special at 8:00 p.m. on ABC.
Taylor Swift won three awards at the "American Music Awards" last night. One Direction, The Weeknd, Nicki Minaj, and Florida Georgia Line each won two. One Direction picked up Artist of the Year last night at the "American Music Awards". They also picked up Favorite Pop / Rock Duo or Group. Taylor Swift won Song of the Year, for "Blank Space" and Favorite Album for “1989”. Ariana Grande took home Favorite Female Artist and Ed Sheeran took home Favorite Male Artist.
Here’s what you missed on the American Music Awards - Celine Dion performed a tribute to the victims of the attack in France last weekend, and Demi Lovato teamed with Alanis Morissette for "You Oughta Know". Meghan Trainor and Charlie Puth kissed at the end of their performance of "Marvin Gaye." During Jennifer Lopez’s opening dance medley she danced to Anaconda. At this time the camera cut to Nicki Minaj, who it turns out, was just really not that into it.
Sofia Vergara and Joe Manganiello got married last night in Palm Beach, Florida. Guests included several cast members from "Modern Family" and "True Blood", plus Reese Witherspoon and Channing Tatum.
As fans of the The Walking Dead learned last night on the penultimate episode of 2015, Glenn is not dead!
Adele pranked some Adele impersonators by joining them for a talent show, but pretending to be a nanny named "Jenny." None of the other Adeles caught on, until it was her turn to sing. And one by one, they figured it out.
A commercial was released for the upcoming episode of The Muppets featuring Missy piggy imitating Adele and Kermit the Frog as the male lead in her music video.
For the second straight year, Snoop Dogg helped deliver more than 1,500 turkeys to needy families in Inglewood, California. They gave out 800 turkeys last year.
Seth Meyers and his wife are expecting their first child.
"The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2" made $101 million at the box office. That's the worst opening weekend of the four movies in the series.
Netflix is working on a remake of the TV show "Lost in Space".
Kim Kardashian wants Kanye West to pay up big-time after she gives birth to their second child. She wants a diamond choker that costs about $1 million as a "push present".
Lynyrd Skynyrd canceled the remainder of their 2015 tour dates because guitarist Gary Rossington is still recovering from his latest heart attack.
ON TV TONIGHT
"Monday Night Football" at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN. The New England Patriots host the Buffalo Bills.
"Dancing with the Stars" at 8:00 p.m. on ABC. Ariana Grande and Meghan Trainor perform.
"The Voice" at 8:00 p.m. on NBC. The Top 11 perform.
"The American Music Awards" are this Sunday, which is hosted by Jennifer Lopez this year. Demi Lovato and Alanis Morissette will perform together at the "American Music Awards". Some of the nominees include:
. . . Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Luke Bryan, Nicki Minaj, and One Direction for Artist of the Year.
. . . The Weeknd, Walk the Moon, Tove Lo, Sam Hunt, and Fetty Wap for New Artist of the Year.
. . . Meghan Trainor, Ariana Grande, Taylor Swift, Nick Jonas, Ed Sheeran, and Sam Smith for Favorite Pop Artists.
. . . Hozier, Fall Out Boy, and Walk the Moon for Favorite Alternative Rock Artist.
Charlie Sheen is planning to write a book about his life. Sheen’s manager, Mark Burg, is meeting with publishers about a memoir, which would detail the actor's long-running screen career and HIV diagnosis.
Plans are in the works to bring all the former "American Idol" judges back for the show's current, and final, season. The former judges are Simon Cowell, Randy Jackson, Paula Abdul, Ellen DeGeneres, Steven Tyler, Kara DioGuardi, Mariah Carey, and Nicki Minaj.
Four weeks before its opening, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has racked up $50 million in advance ticket sales. That's double the previous record set by "The Dark Knight Rises".
Harrison Ford video-chatted with some very surprised "Star Wars" fans.
Adele’s new album ‘25’ was released today! She is also the musical guest this weekend on Saturday Night Live with Matthew McConaughey as the host.
The final movie in the "Hunger Games" series is out this weekend - "Mockingjay Part 2".
After traveling the world promoting the new "Hunger Games" movie, Jennifer Lawrence was so excited to get a good night's sleep that she dislocated her toe celebrating.
Subway pedophile Jared Fogle has been sentenced to more than 15 years in prison. The judge bumped it up from the 12 years the prosecutors were seeking.
A man snuck onto the set of a Nicolas Cage to get some help finding his missing 15-year-old stepdaughter. The man asked Nic to pose for a picture with the girl's "missing" poster, to get some publicity. And he obliged.
Tonight on A&E, History, and Lifetime: "Shining a Light: A Concert for Progress on Race in America". Its a concert to benefit the United Way's Fund for Progress on Race in America. The performers include Bruce Springsteen, John Legend, Sting, Ed Sheeran, Smokey Robinson, Nick Jonas, Sia, and Tori Kelly.
Nathan Lane has married his partner of 18 years, a producer and playwright named Devlin Elliott.
ON TV THIS WEEKEND
Sunday at 8:30 p.m. Eastern on NBC: The Arizona Cardinals host the Cincinnati Bengals on "Sunday Night Football".
Sunday at 8:00 p.m. on ABC: "The American Music Awards", which is hosted by Jennifer Lopez this year.
Sunday at 9:00 p.m. on AMC: "The Walking Dead".
Michael Phelps and his fiancée are expecting a baby boy.
Donald Trump hit up an Adele concert at Radio City Music Hall on Tuesday night. He showed up . . . got booed by the fans . . . and then cut the line and got in first.
Justin Bieber payed tribute to his friend who lost his life in the Paris attacks at the Bataclan Theatre – he said quote, “Still thinking about Paris and my friend Thomas that we lost in the tragedy. He was a part of the team for years and I wish I would've had more time to thank him.”
It's not like it's some big industry secret that artists lip-sync when they "perform" on shows like "Today". But Justin Bieber could at least put the microphone up to your mouth when you're pretending to sing.
The "Zoolander 2" trailer is here, and in it: Justin Bieber dies!
Matthew McConaughey hosts "Saturday Night Live" this weekend.
The E! network has canceled "The Soup" after 22 seasons. The last episode will air on December 18th. Joel McHale has hosted the show since 2004. Before that it was called "Talk Soup" and had four different hosts: Greg Kinnear, John Henson, Hal Sparks, and Aisha Tyler.
Khloe Kardashian had to cancel several stops on her book tour due to some kind of illness. TMZ claims she got a serious staph infection from the hospital when she was visiting Lamar Odom.
After Jennifer Lawrence complained the guys don't ask her out, a Navy SEAL from Boise, Idaho named Travis Fishburn made some videos doing just that. He even showed off his bow-and-arrow, weightlifting, and driving skills.
John Cena is hosting a new Fox reality show called "American Grit", where teams compete against each other in "military-grade and survival-themed challenges."
Gwyneth Paltrow appears on the new Coldplay album, on a song called "Everglow".
Carly Simon finally revealed who her song "You're So Vain" is about. But only partially. She says the second verse is about Warren Beatty, and the others are about two other men. She didn't name them.
NBC has released the trailer for Dolly Parton’s semi-autobiographical movie "Coat of Many Colors". It stars Jennifer Nettles as Dolly's mom and Ricky Schroder as her dad, and it premieres December 10th.
ON TV TONIGHT
"Thursday Night Football" at 8:30 p.m. on the NFL Network. Jacksonville Jaguars host Tennessee Titans.
Grey’s Anatomy at 8 p.m. on ABC.
"Lip Sync Battle" at 10:00 p.m. on Spike.
Charlie Sheen admitted he's HIV-positive on the "Today" show yesterday. He said he's paid upwards of $10 million to people he trusted who threatened to go to the media, and his finances aren't great at the moment. Charlie's doctor said the virus is suppressed to the point of being undetectable, and it would be nearly impossible for him to transmit it if he's using protection.
"People" magazine's Sexiest Man Alive was unveiled last night on "Jimmy Kimmel Live", and it's . . . David Beckham. David is 40 years old and believe it or not, he's never won it before.
President Obama has been named the "GQ" Man of the Year, and he talked about the supposed "secrets" he knows: Quote, "People always ask me about Roswell and the aliens and UFOs, and it turns out the stuff going on that's top secret isn't nearly as exciting as you expect."
Mark Hood went home last night on "The Voice".
Pierce Brosnan isn't a fan of the new Bond movie, "Spectre". He says, quote, "I was looking forward to it enormously. I thought it was too long. The story was kind of weak . . . it could've been condensed. It kind of went on too long. It really did."
Taylor Swift is donating 25,000 books to New York City schools.
A Taylor Swift fan just moved to Australia, and has two tickets to a Taylor concert next weekend . . . but he still needs to find someone to go with him. So he made a video trying to find someone his own age who'd be willing to go with him.
Tina Fey and Amy Poehler will host "Saturday Night Live" on December 19th. Bruce Springsteen will be the musical guest. Ryan Gosling will host the show for the first time on December 5th.
Ronda Rousey has been avoiding the media, has not congratulated Holly Holm for beating her . . . and yesterday she was spotted at LAX ignoring the paparazzi and keeping her beat-up face completely covered. She is on a 6-month medical suspension after her big fight due to the extent of her injuries.
R. Kelly sang the National Anthem at the Brooklyn Nets game last night, and he also buried a long jumper while wearing a classy turtleneck and blazer.
Jamie Foxx’s 21-year-old daughter Corinne has been named Miss Golden Globe 2016.
Ginnifer Goodwin and her husband Josh Dallas are expecting their second child.
Elton John released a new song called "Looking Up".
ON TV TONIGHT
"Empire" at 9:00 p.m. on Fox.
"American Horror Story" at 10:00 p.m. on FX.
"People's Sexiest Man Alive 2015" at 9:00 p.m. on Lifetime.