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ABC cancels ‘Roseanne’ after racially charged tweet

LOS ANGELES — Responding to a racially charged Twitter post by star Roseanne Barr comparing former Barack Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett to an ape, ABC canceled Barr’s successful comedy series reboot “Roseanne.” May 29. “Roseanne’s Twitter statement is abhorrent, repugnant and inconsistent with our values, and we have decided to cancel her show,” said Channing Read More…

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Kevin Spacey named in Hollywood’s latest sex scandal

HOLLYWOOD — The intensely private Kevin Spacey found himself at the center of the latest Hollywood sex scandal Oct. 30 after publicly apologizing to “Star Trek: Discovery” actor Anthony Rapp, who says he was the victim of an unwanted sexual advance from Spacey in 1986, when Rapp was 14 years old. In his statement, Spacey Read More…