Trayvon's parents say Weinstein's company owes them $150,000

The parents of slain Florida teen Trayvon Martin say The Weinstein Company owes them at least $150,000 for optioning the rights to their book in order to make a yet unaired television series based on their son's legacy.

Netflix says it has signed Barack and Michelle Obama

Barack and Michelle Obama are getting into the television business with Monday's announcement that they had signed a multi-year deal with Netflix.

Cannes doc: Whitney Houston was molested by Dee Dee Warwick

Friends of Whitney Houston allege the singer was molested as a child by her cousin Dee Dee Warwick in a documentary that premiered Thursday at the Cannes Film Festival.

Rapper T.I. claims wrongful arrest outside gated community

A lawyer for T.I. says the Grammy-winning rapper never got to tell his side of the story to police before they arrested him after a pre-dawn attempt this week to enter his gated community near Atlanta.

In Cannes, Spike Lee lambasts Trump over white supremacists

In a passionate, expletive-ridden monologue at the Cannes Film Festival, director Spike Lee lambasted Donald Trump for the U.S. president's response to last year's violent white supremacist protest in Charlottesville, Virginia.

It's a Mother's Day engagement for Taraji P. Henson

Taraji P. Henson got more than a card on Mother's Day.

Ryan Coogler reflects on tsunami that is 'Black Panther'

At the Cannes Film Festival on Thursday, filmmaker Ryan Coogler reflected on the historic sensation of "Black Panther" and the changes he hopes it might effect on the movie business.

Stevie Wonder says Kanye slavery comments are 'foolishness'

Stevie Wonder has called out Kanye West for saying slavery is a choice, calling the idea "foolishness" and likening it to Holocaust denial.

Crow, Common part of new Grammys inclusion task force

Sheryl Crow and Common are among the artists and executives on the Recording Academy's new task force on inclusion and diversity.

'This Is America' seals Glover's rep as protest artist

It's been called a moving testament to modern times and an unflinching exploration of the wretched past experienced by African-Americans.

Judge orders Jay-Z to face SEC questions in financial probe

Jay-Z's busy schedule as he prepares for global tour got a little busier Tuesday when a New York judge said he must spend a day answering questions from the Securities and Exchange Commission in a financial probe of a company ...

'Avengers: Infinity War' scores second best weekend 2 ever

After breaking opening weekend records, "Avengers: Infinity War" continued to dominate in its second weekend in theaters, but alternative programming like the romantic comedy "Overboard" also found an audience in what has historically been considered the "official" kick-off to the ...

Man charged with trying to extort Kevin Hart with video

A man was charged Wednesday with trying to extort money from Kevin Hart by threatening to release video he secretly shot of the actor and comedian with a woman in Las Vegas.

West's wild words stir again: Kanye calls slavery a 'choice'

Kanye West has wasted no time causing another stir, calling American slavery "a choice."

Time's Up takes aim at R. Kelly over sex misconduct claims

The Time's Up campaign is taking aim at R. Kelly over allegations he has sexually abused women.