Broadcasting Icon Hugh Downs Dies At Age 99

Iconic broadcaster Hugh Downs died peacefully in his Scottsdale home at the age of 99 Wednesday, according to a spokesperson for the family. His family said his death was not related to coronavirus.  Downs’s career spanned more than 60 years, leading shows like 20/20, The Today Show and as an announcer for Tonight Starring Jack …

Netflix’s ‘Never Have I Ever’ Renewed For Season 2

Netflix’s hit comedy series Never Have I Ever has been renewed for season 2. The comedy series, created by Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher, follows Devi Vishwakumar (Maitreyi Ramakrishnan), a modern-day first-generation Indian American teenage girl. In addition to Ramakrishnan, Poorna Jagannathan (Nalini), Richa Moorjani (Kamala), Jaren Lewison (Ben Gross), Darren Barnet (Paxton Hall-Yoshida), Lee …

Katy Perry Releases Acoustic Version Of “Daisies”

Katy Perry is debuting an acoustic version of her hit song, “Daisies.” “Daisies” just became Katy’s 16th top 10 hit on Billboard’s Adult Pop Songs chart. In addition to releasing club remixes of Daisies and a ‘Pride’ video called “Daisies (Can’t Cancel Pride),” Perry has also released two other songs from her as-yet-untitled, upcoming album — including …

Netflix Developing Colin Kaepernick Series Led By Ava DuVernay

Netflix is set to produce a six-episode series on Colin Kaepernick called ‘Colin in Black & White.’ Kaepernick will narrate the scripted limited drama, which comes from director Ava DuVernay. Colin in Black & White is DuVernay’s latest project with Netflix following her acclaimed limited series, ‘When They See Us.’  Netflix says Kaepernick’s series will …