‘Black Panther’ sequel scores 2nd biggest debut of 2022

The box office roared back to life with the long-awaited release of “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.” The Marvel sequel earned $180 million in ticket sales from more than 4,396 theaters in the U.S. and Canada, according to estimates from The Walt Disney Co. on Sunday, making it the second biggest opening of the year behind “Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness.

Ferrell, Reynolds get ‘Spirited’ in holiday musical

The devil works in public relations in “ Spirited,” a new spin on “A Christmas Carol” starring Will Ferrell and Ryan Reynolds.

Baldwin files lawsuit against movie crew

Alec Baldwin has filed a lawsuit against a Rust movie armorer and three other crew members over a shooting that saw the film’s cinematographer killed on set.

Amazon Music expands catalog to 100M songs for members

Amazon Music is gearing up for a massive content expansion: The streaming giant will offer a full catalog of music with more than 100 million songs for members.

‘The Crown’ returns to blur the line between royals, fiction

When “The Crown” returns Wednesday after a two-year absence, the splintering marriage of Charles and Diana and more woes for Queen Elizabeth II are in the drama’s elegant but intrusive spotlight.

Jimmy Kimmel to host Oscars again: ‘Great honor or a trap’

Jimmy Kimmel is ready to host the Oscars again, completing a trilogy that started with him presiding over the chaotic “envelope-gate” ceremony.

Duran Duran coolly enter Rock Hall of Fame

The Rock & Roll Hall of Fame is inducting Duran Duran, Eminem, Lionel Richie, Carly Simon, Eurythmics, Pat Benatar and Dolly Parton in a ceremony in LA.