Jonah Hill & Don Cheadle Watched Kevin Hart Box Poker Champ

Jonah Hill & Don Cheadle Watched Kevin Hart Box Poker Champ EXCLUSIVE Both Don Cheadle AND Jonah Hill showed up to watch Kevin Hart box a poker champ … so says Antonio Esfandiari himself, who tells TMZ Sports his fight with the comedian was EPIC!!! We spoke with 40-year-old Esfandiari just hours after Hart released…

‘Empire’ Renewed for Season 6 But Jussie Smollett is Out

Jussie Smollett ‘Empire’ is Coming Back … But Jussie Isn’t The good news for “Empire” fans … the show is coming back for Season 6. The bad news for Jussie Smollett — he’s not coming back. Fox just issued the following statement … “By mutual agreement, the studio has negotiated an extension to Jussie Smollett’s…

Barack Obama Remembers John Singleton as Trailblazing Director

Barack Obama John Singleton Opened Doors … Told the Stories Hollywood Tried to Ignore Barack Obama is remembering John Singleton as a trailblazing director who opened doors for filmmakers of color, and showed Hollywood there were stories that needed to be told. The former President tweeted his condolences to the late director’s family on Tuesday and…

Donald Trump Honors NASCAR’s Joey Logano at White House

Donald Trump Honors NASCAR’s Joey Logano … at White House Breaking News Another day, another athlete honored at the White House … this time, President Donald Trump held a special ceremony for NASCAR champ Joey Logano.  “It’s my pleasure to welcome to 2018 NASCAR Cup Series champion Joey Logano and Team Penske to the White…

Robin Wright Directing Her First Feature Film

Robin Wright’s stepping away from the political machinations of Washington and heading into the wild. The “House of Cards” alumna is set to make her feature directorial debut with “Land,” a drama about a grieving woman who goes off the grid. She’ll also star in the pic. Variety confirmed the news. Penned by Liz Hannah (“The…

UFC’s Al Iaquinta Gunning for Rematch with Khabib Nurmagomedov

UFC’s Al Iaquinta Gunning for Rematch with Khabib EXCLUSIVE UFC star Al Iaquinta wants to prove he’s worthy of another fight with Khabib Nurmagomedov — saying he’s convinced he can beat the Dagestani if he gets more than 1 day to prepare.  Remember, Al stepped as a last-minute replacement for Max Holloway at UFC 223…

Elle Fanning, Kelly Reichardt, & More to Serve on Cannes Competition Jury

Cannes Film Festival has revealed who will be deciding this year’s recipient of its most prestigious honor, the Palme d’Or. As previously announced, the Competition jury will be headed by president Alejandro Gonzalez Iñárritu (“The Revenant”). Of eight jurors to be added to his team, four are women: Kelly Reichardt, Alice Rohrwacher, Elle Fanning, and Maimouna N’Diaye. Screen…

Nipsey Hussle’s Sister Files for Guardianship of One of His Children

Nipsey Hussle Sister Files for Guardianship of Child EXCLUSIVE Nipsey Hussle‘s sister has filed for legal guardianship of one of his children … TMZ has learned. Samantha Smith filed legal docs in L.A. County Superior Court asking for guardianship of 7-year-old Emani Asghedom.   Sources say Samantha believes the child’s biological mother is unable to care…

UFC’s Greg Hardy Wants Another Fight ASAP After 1st-Round TKO

UFC’s Greg Hardy Wants Another Fight ASAP … After 1st-Round TKO EXCLUSIVE Greg Hardy says he’s ready to get back in the Octagon RIGHT NOW after destroying Dmitry Smolyakov this weekend … telling TMZ Sports he knows he’s getting better by the day.  The ex-NFL star annihilated Smolyakov in a violent 2-minute beatdown at “UFC Fight…

Glenda Jackson on Playing King Lear and Modern Dramatists’ Disinterest in Women’s Stories

Glenda Jackson has worked extensively in film, television, and theater, and served in the British Parliament. She’s nabbed two Oscars (“Women in Love” and “A Touch of Class”), two Emmy Awards (both for “Elizabeth R”), and a Tony (“Three Tall Women”). Currently, Jackson is taking on one of theater’s most iconic roles: King Lear. She’s portraying the…

NFL Hall of Famer Gino Marchetti Dead at 92

Gino Marchetti NFL Hall of Famer Dead at 92 Breaking News NFL Hall of Famer Gino Marchetti — a 2-time NFL champ — has died at the age of 92, his family confirms.  Marchetti wasn’t just a legend on the field — he was a U.S. Army soldier who bravely fought in the Battle of…

Jamaal Charles Officially Retires From NFL, Future Hall of Famer?

NFL’s Jamaal Charles Officially Retires … Future Hall of Famer?!? Breaking News Let the Hall of Fame debates officially begin … Jamaal Charles is calling it an NFL career — reportedly set to sign a 1-day deal with the Chiefs to retire this week. The legendary RB told TMZ Sports earlier this month his football future…