George R.R. Martin: father of 'Game of Thrones'

Entertainment News Apr 5, 2019

George R.R. Martin: father of 'Game of Thrones'

George R.R. Martin, the 70-year-old writer behind HBO's blood-spattered epic "Game of Thrones," has created a multitude of fantasy worlds spanning medieval pasts to distant sci-fi futures. Portly, with a white beard, glasses and usually wearing a cap, Martin has been described as "America's Tolkien" ...

'Simpsons' creators drop classic episode featuring Michael Jackson

Entertainment News Mar 9, 2019

'Simpsons' creators drop classic episode featuring Michael Jackson

The creators of "The Simpsons" have shelved one of the animated series' classic episodes because it features Michael Jackson's voice, the show's executive producer told The Wall Street Journal Friday. Simpsons producers made the unanimous decision after viewing the bombshell documentary "Leaving Neverland," which revives ...

Marie Kondo's new TV series cleans up

TV | Wide Angle Jan 17, 2019

Marie Kondo's new TV series cleans up

by Patrick St. Michel

Marie Kondo is the type of person you wouldn't initially expect lots of people to go crazy over. In the cleaning consultant and best-selling author's new Netflix show, "Tidying Up with Marie Kondo," she simply lays out the basics of her "KonMari" method of ...