<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - TV, movies, music and celebrity news]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/entertainment/entertainment-news http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.comen-usWed, 20 Sep 2017 05:30:27 -0400Wed, 20 Sep 2017 05:30:27 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA['Scam': Kimmel Slams 'Kimmel Test' Senator's Bill]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 02:17:52 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Kimmel-Cassidy.jpg
Late night host Jimmy Kimmel sounded off on Tuesday to blast Republican Sen. Bill Cassidy for his part in crafting the latest GOP health care proposal that, Kimmel said, goes against the promises the senator had...

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<![CDATA[Networks Pass on Sean Spicer for Paid Contributor Role]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 22:14:41 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Mr-Spicer-Stressed-EM.jpg
The big five news organizations have passed on offering former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer a job as an exclusive paid contributor, network sources confirmed to NBC News Tuesday. Since Spicer left the...

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<![CDATA[Seinfeld’s New Stream of Comedy Consciousness ]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 10:54:05 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-693839370-seinfeld.jpg
The comedian’s latest special hits Netflix Tuesday as he forges ahead by looking back.

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<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 15:13:59 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA[Leonardo DiCaprio Speaks at Yale Climate Change Conference]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:15:23 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/leoporp.jpg
Leonardo DiCaprio is expected to speak at a Yale climate change conference hosted by the Kerry Initiative.

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<![CDATA['Tonight': Best Friend Challenge With Demi Lovato]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 04:32:28 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s4e204_739_bestfriendsbox_20170918_V2-150580878723700002.jpg
Jimmy Fallon and Demi Lovato take turns asking questions about each other and guessing the answers.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': John Cleese Answers Crazy Audience Questions]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 04:25:49 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s4e204_739_johncleese_audience_20170918_v2-150580879379600002.jpg
John Cleese of "Monty Python" answers random questions from the "Tonight Show" audience and divulges personal secrets.]]>
<![CDATA[Spicer Says Critics 'Reading Too Much Into' Emmy Appearance]]> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 21:14:02 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP_17261011719703.jpg
Sean Spicer said his surprise Emmy Awards appearance was a chance to have some fun and suggested Monday that people who were upset by it were taking things too seriously.

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<![CDATA[Women Win Big at Emmys]]> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:03:42 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/US-Emmys-Women-150575713929700002.jpg
Laura Dern, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Reese Witherspoon on the role of women in Hollywood.]]>
<![CDATA[Part of San Francisco's Golden Gate Park Renamed for Robin Williams]]> Sun, 17 Sep 2017 21:07:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/DJ9gvLTV4AAg7pM.jpg
Robin Williams Meadow is now a reality. The Sharon Meadow portion of Golden Gate Park was renamed Sunday in honor of the legendary and beloved Bay Area comedian. The tribute was announced at San Francisco's...

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<![CDATA[Eddie Vedder Joins Street Musicians for Surprise Wrigley Set]]> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:10:37 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/eddie+vedder.png
Fans at Wrigley Field are no strangers to seeing Eddie Vedder around the home of the Chicago Cubs, but a select few were greeted to a special treat over the weekend when the Pearl Jam singer apparently joined a...

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<![CDATA['Respected' 'Narcos' Location Scout Fatally Shot in Mexico]]> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 10:16:38 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/210*120/664636284+Pachuca+Mexico+mural+violence.jpg
A seasoned film location scout was fatally shot in a violent part of central Mexico last week while scouting for the Netflix show "Narcos," Variety reported. Carlos Munoz Portal's body was found in a...

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<![CDATA['Handmaid's Tale,' 'Veep' Win Big at Emmys]]> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 09:40:44 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/emmys-th.jpg
Stephen Colbert hosted a politically charged 69th Emmy Awards, which included big wins for "The Handmaid's Tale" and "Veep" and featured a surprise guest appearance from former White...]]>
<![CDATA[Analysis: Political Comedy Scores Huge at Emmys]]> Sun, 17 Sep 2017 23:42:22 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/oliver-colbert-baldwin-split.jpg
Stephen Colbert kicked off the Emmys Sunday with an old-school production number straight out of "The Music Man," a classic show about a con artist who hoodwinks Middle American townsfolk by spouting false...

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<![CDATA[#DCPublicSchools Trends on Twitter After Emmys Jokes]]> Mon, 18 Sep 2017 17:55:42 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Chapelle+McCarthy.jpg
Comedian Dave Chappelle brought attention to the school system while presenting at the Emmy Awards Sunday night alongside actress and comedian Melissa McCarthy.

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<![CDATA['Tonight': Jimmy Gave Savannah Guthrie a Pie Infection]]> Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:58:47 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Screen+Shot+2017-09-16+at+1.16.54+AM.png
Savannah Guthrie talks about a pie game gone wrong with Jimmy and celebrating 10 years at NBC News.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Sentence Sneak With Benedict Cumberbatch]]> Sat, 16 Sep 2017 01:59:13 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/212*120/Screen+Shot+2017-09-16+at+1.15.41+AM.png
Benedict Cumberbatch and Jimmy have to work random sentences into their conversation.]]>
<![CDATA[300 Drones Light Up Night Sky Over Downtown LA]]> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 19:54:17 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/DIT+WONDER+WOMAN+THUMB.jpg
To celebrate the Blu-ray release of “Wonder Woman,” 300 drones flew over downtown Los Angeles in an illuminated, choreographed art show creating some stunning visuals.]]>
<![CDATA[Sneak Peek: NBC Primetime Preview]]> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:06:35 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/720_2017PRPV313TH_DIGITAL_ACT_3_H264-150422112937300002.jpg
The cast of NBC's "Good News" delivers another sneak peek at upcoming NBC programming in this latest preview.]]>
<![CDATA[Meyers: Jennifer Lawrence Talks Barfights, 'mother!']]> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 10:10:48 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s4e158_578_jenniferlawrence_barfight_20170914_v2-150546968355200002.jpg
Jennifer Lawrence talks work, 'mother!,' and bar fights with Seth Meyers. ]]>