Familiar Stars Hollow faces back for ‘Gilmore Girls’ reboot

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some familiar Stars Hollow faces will be on hand for the “Gilmore Girls” reboot. Netflix says that the four-episode series will include Milo Ventimiglia (Vhen-TEE-mill-ya) as Jess Mariano and Matt Czuchry (ZOO-kree) as Logan Huntzberger. Also...

For virtual reality pioneers, no rush to succeed in 2016

AP Photo/Eric Risberg LOS ANGELES (AP) — Palmer Luckey doesn’t just want to sell a bunch of virtual reality headsets. He wants buyers to use them every day. The founder of Oculus told a group of developers working on VR content Wednesday that the immersive...

Review: ‘Zoolander 2’ tries a little too hard to up the ante

In case you don’t follow the global fashion calendar, Fashion Week has just begun in New York, bringing with it a few nice clothes plus the usual over-the-top weirdness – bizarrely themed runway shows and front-row fashionistas teetering on stilt-like heels, swathed...

Cudlitz’s ‘Walking Dead’ mustache has its own Twitter handle

NEW YORK (AP) — On “The Walking Dead,” Michael Cudlitz’s character, Abraham Ford, is known for his bright red hair and distinctive handlebar mustache. His facial hair has so captivated fans of the zombie apocalypse drama that they’ve even created an...

Target sponsors 4-minute video during Grammys

NEW YORK (AP) — Target has it’s bullseye on the “Hollaback Girl” singer. Target is sponsoring a four-minute live video by Gwen Stefani during The Grammy Awards on CBS on Monday, an unprecedented move that capitalizes on the current vogue for live TV...

Donald Trump skewered in Funny or Die film

AP Photo/David Goldman NEW YORK (AP) — Donald Trump’s first place finish among the GOP candidates in the New Hampshire primaries was greeted by a mock online documentary of the brash businessman starring a furiously wigged Johnny Depp. “Funny or Die Presents...

Adele holds tour warm-up in LA

NEW YORK (AP) — Adele is warming up for her upcoming concert tour with a special show for fans in Los Angeles on Friday. The singer announced Wednesday that she’ll give a concert at The Wiltern concert venue on Friday, three days before the Grammy Awards. To get in,...

HBO Now has 800,000 paying subscribers since April launch

AP Photo/Eric Risberg NEW YORK (AP) — HBO Now has gained about 800,000 paying subscribers since it launched on Apple TV in April, contributing significantly to the 2.7 million net new HBO customers last year. The figure was revealed by HBO CEO Richard Plepler in a...

Author of ‘Thirteen Reasons Why’ has new novel coming

NEW YORK (AP) — The author of “Thirteen Reasons Why,” the million-selling young adult novel being developed as a Netflix series, has finished his first solo work of fiction in nearly a decade. Penguin Young Readers told The Associated Press on Wednesday it would...

Jack Huston: The ‘Ben-Hur’ remake was an epic undertaking

NEW YORK (AP) — Jack Huston is surrounded by the undead in his new movie “Pride and Prejudice and Zombies,” but this summer the stakes are even higher. He stars in the role made famous by Charlton Heston in a remake of “Ben-Hur.” Huston recently...