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See Jon Stewart Drum on 'Late Night,' Swap Pants With Jimmy Fallon

See Jon Stewart Drum on 'Late Night,' Swap Pants With Jimmy Fallon
Jon Stewart continued to intrude on late-night television Tuesday as the former Daily Show host crashed both Late Night With Seth Meyers and the Tonight Show to promote his forthcoming HBO event, Night of Too Many Stars.

On Late Night, Stewart made an unannounced visit to bang around on the studio band's drum kit when the show came out of commercial. "I like to practice here from time to time," Stewart said.

An hour earlier, Stewart sauntered onto the set of The Tonight Show to debate the meaning of The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
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Epix Taps Former Amblin Partners CEO Michael Wright as President

Epix is getting a new boss: MGM has recruited Michael Wright, who recently stepped down as CEO of Steven Spielberg’s Amblin Partners, has been named president of premium cable network.

Wright’s appointment comes after Mark Greenberg exited as Epix’s president and CEO after nearly 10 years at the helm of the venture he helped form. Wright will start on Dec. 4, based at MGM’s headquarters in Los Angeles, reporting to Gary Barber, chairman and CEO of MGM.

Wright will oversee Epix’s original programming, leading creative and marketing efforts. Business operations will continue to be overseen by Monty Sarhan, Evp and Gm for Epix, who will also work with Chris Ottinger, MGM’s president of worldwide television distribution and acquisitions, on all distribution matters.

“We are thrilled to welcome Michael into the MGM family,” Barber said in a statement. “His television industry experience and creative instincts are the perfect combination to help us execute on our
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Aquaman Explained: Who Is This Hero and What Does He Do?

  • Collider.com
Arthur Curry. King of Atlantis. The Aquaman. Played in the upcoming Justice League film by Game of Thrones alum, Jason Momoa, the protector of the seas will see himself joining the ragtag group of superheroes as something of a stand-offish, hard drinking, Conan the Barbarian-esque figure. This of course works well for Momoa, not just because of his roots in Honolulu, Hawaii, but also because Momoa once played Conan in a revamp of the franchise a few years back. Ironically enough, Momoa himself was even a marine biology major in college for a brief period of time, foreshadowing …
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Bill Clinton Talks "Different America," Reveals What He Misses About Presidency on 'Conan'

During an appearance on Conan on Wednesday night, former president Bill Clinton reflected on the "different America" he saw while campaigning for his wife versus when he was president.

"The good news is … the country is much more diverse than it used to be, and I think that's a good thing," Clinton began, adding, "Youth matters. The median age of the workforce is a big deal in terms of the economic potential of the country."

Clinton then emphasized the need for more immigrants. "Since the birthright of native-born Americans of all races is just barely at replacement level, we...
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A Third Woman Accuses Jeremy Piven of Sexual Assault: ‘I Was Fighting Back Tears’

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A Third Woman Accuses Jeremy Piven of Sexual Assault: ‘I Was Fighting Back Tears’
An advertising executive is alleging that former Entourage star Jeremy Piven sexually assaulted her.

Tiffany Bacon Scourby tells People she decided to come forward after reality TV star and Playboy Playmate Ariane Bellamar accused Piven of sexual assault on Oct. 30, accusations that the actor was quick to “unequivocally deny.”

“I 100 percent believe she’s being honest,” Scourby tells People of reading Bellamar’s tweets stating Piven groped her on the set of Entourage and at the Playboy Mansion. Following Bellamar’s claims, a second woman, Longmire actress Cassidy Freeman, also spoke out. On Instagram, Freeman posted, “I know what you
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Bill Clinton on ‘Conan': In the Trump Era, ‘It’s a Good Thing’ Country Is So Diverse (Video)

  • The Wrap
Bill Clinton on ‘Conan': In the Trump Era, ‘It’s a Good Thing’ Country Is So Diverse (Video)
On the anniversary of Hillary Clinton’s loss in the 2016 presidential election, her husband former president Bill Clinton appeared on “Conan” to talk about topics ranging from his charity foundation to the state of the country. At the top of their discussion, host Conan O’Brien asked Clinton about the changes the country has gone through since he won his first presidential election back in 1992. “I think the good news is, and I know it’s hard to see it and totally unfashionable to talk about… the country is more diverse than it used to be, and I think that’s.
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Bill Clinton On ‘Conan’: Dictators Try To Abolish Line Between Fact And Fiction

President Bill Clinton visited Conan O’Brien during his week of shows from New York’s Apollo Theater and talked about how much has changed in the country since he was elected Potus and O’Brien was named host of NBC’s Late Night. On the bright side, the country is more diverse, he began. “The thing that's not so good is that we're in the middle of – this transition of how we get our information and how we communicate,” Potus 42 continued. People making stuff up on the…
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Conan O'Brien Gets Styled by Harlem Fashion Icon Dapper Dan

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Conan O'Brien Gets Styled by Harlem Fashion Icon Dapper Dan
Conan O’Brien may be a California man now, but he’ll always have a little piece of Harlem. The talk-show host brought Conan to N.Y.C. for a week of shows at Apollo Theater, and the series has already been a delight. From taking the “New York City citizenship test” with Jon Stewart (“Where in New York City is the ball dropped every year?” “Citi Field.”) to debuting the Law & Order “dead body tour,” the show is thriving in the city Conan once called home. But ever since the host tweeted that he’d be getting a makeover from Dapper Dan,
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See Jon Stewart Quiz Conan O'Brien About New York on 'Conan'

See Jon Stewart Quiz Conan O'Brien About New York on 'Conan'
Jon Stewart administered a New York City citizenship test to former Manhattanite Conan O'Brien when the two crossed paths on Tuesday's night Conan, which featured O'Brien's late-night show returning to the Big Apple.

"By the way, you don't leave your citizenship of New York when you leave it," Stewart told the now-Los Angeles resident O'Brien. "You are always, and will always be, a citizen of New York. That being said, you don't know shit about this place, and you never did."

After asking O'Brien mundane questions like how many boroughs
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Jon Stewart Challenges Conan O’Brien To NYC Citizenship Test

On Night 2 of Conan‘s week at New York’s Apollo Theater, Jon Stewart showed up to challenge former New Yorker Conan O’Brien to take the NYC Citizenship Test. “You don’t know sh*t about this place; you never did,” Stewart growled. “Your quiz does not frighten me,” O’Brien shot back. “Perhaps that's because you wrote it,” Stewart deadpanned. “Let's bet back into the premise,” O’Brien joked: How many boroughs are there in NYC? “That’s easy, five,” O’Brien answered. What is…
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Stephen Colbert Recalls Being Followed While Filming 'Late Show' in Russia

Stephen Colbert dropped by Conan on Monday to kick off the latter's week of shows from Harlem's Apollo Theater. 

Colbert, who was returning the favor after Conan O'Brien appeared on The Late Show last month, made quite the entrance, strutting onstage with a harpoon he found backstage.

Fans of Colbert's show will recall his trip to Russia for "Russia Week," which aired in July. A notable segment followed Colbert as he investigated the origins of what he dubbed "the Pee Pee Tape." The tape in question allegedly shows President Donald Trump watching prostitutes urinate on a bed, as described in the now-infamous Trump <a href="https://edit.hollywoodreporter.com/news/putin-dismisses-trump-dossier-who-spread-are-worse-prostitutes-964875"...
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Watch: Vir Das makes another appearance on Conan O’Brien’s show with hilarious bit on world news

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Watch: Vir Das makes another appearance on Conan O’Brien’s show with hilarious bit on world news
Vir Das, the actor-comedian who became the first Indian to have his own Netflix special show – Abroad Understanding, was present as a guest on the talk show Conan, hosted by veteran American host and comedian, Conan O’Brien. He also debuted on the same late-night American TV show earlier this year. Vir Das’ world newsRead More

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Mila Kunis’ Trolling of Mike Pence Sparks Jim Beam Boycott Push

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Mila Kunis’ Trolling of Mike Pence Sparks Jim Beam Boycott Push
Mila Kunis’ treatment of Vice President Mike Pence has left a bad taste in some peoples’ mouths — and they have no plans of washing that taste away with Jim Beam in the future. Critics of Kunis hit up Twitter to call for a boycott of Jim Beam, after actress and Jim Beam spokesperson Kunis told talk-show host Conan O’Brien that she donates to Planned Parenthood in Pence’s name a a protest of his political stances. “I apologize if I’m offending anybody. It’s not so much a prank as much as I disagreed with some of the stuff that Pence was.
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Mila Kunis Admits She Makes An Anonymous Donation To Planned Parenthood Each Month In Mike Pence’s Name

  • ET Canada
Mila Kunis admits she’s a “peaceful” protester. During her guest appearance on “Conan” this week, the “Bad Moms Christmas” star revealed that she makes an anonymous donation to Planned Parenthood each month in Vice President Mike Pence’s name. “This is when a lot of hate mail comes my way,” she began. “I apologize if I’m offending anybody.” […]
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Mila Kunis, True National Hero, Has Been Casually Trolling Mike Pence Every Month

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Mila Kunis, True National Hero, Has Been Casually Trolling Mike Pence Every Month
Image Source: Getty / Kevin Winter / Aaron P. Bernstein As if we needed another reason to love Mila Kunis, she just revealed a hilarious tidbit that increased our love for her tenfold. When the Bad Moms actress appeared on Conan on Thursday, host Conan O'Brien asked her about a supposed "prank" she pulled on Vice President Mike Pence. Mila divulged that she's been casually trolling Pence by setting up an anonymous monthly donation to Planned Parenthood in his name - so genius! She explained that she "disagreed with some of the stuff that Pence was doing and was trying to do" and wanted it to be a "reminder that there are women out there that may or may not agree with his platform." Rather than calling it a "prank," Mila said she prefers to look at it as a form of "peaceful protest." Honestly, we may copy this idea and join in on the action,
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Mila Kunis Admits She Makes An Anonymous Donation to Planned Parenthood Each Month in Mike Pence's Name

Mila Kunis Admits She Makes An Anonymous Donation to Planned Parenthood Each Month in Mike Pence's Name
Mila Kunis admits she's a "peaceful" protester.

During her guest appearance on Conan this week, the Bad Moms Christmas star revealed that she makes an anonymous donation to Planned Parenthood each month in Vice President Mike Pence's name.

"This is when a lot of hate mail comes my way," she began. "I apologize if I’m offending anybody."

"I disagreed with some of the stuff that Pence was doing and was trying to do," added Kunis, referring to Pence's policies on limiting access to reproductive health care. "And so, as a reminder that there are women out there in the world that may or may not agree with his platform, I put him on a list of reoccurring donations that are made in his name to Planned Parenthood.”

Watch: Kim, Khloe and Kourtney Kardashian Visit Planned Parenthood: They Provide 'So Much to So Many'

Kunis continued on, explaining that Pence is reminded of her protest 12 times a year
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Mila Kunis Makes Monthly Donation to Planned Parenthood in Mike Pence's Name

Mila Kunis Makes Monthly Donation to Planned Parenthood in Mike Pence's Name
Mila Kunis' husband Ashton Kutcher is known for pulling pranks on his old show Punk'd. But during a guest appearance on Conan, the Bad Moms star revealed she's pulled a few stunts of her own, including one involving Vice President Mike Pence. "This is when a lot of hate mail comes my way," the actress told Conan O'Brien as she prepared to tell her story. "I apologize if I offend anybody."  Kunis explained she disagreed with some of Pence's policies, including his efforts to defund Planned Parenthood.  "So, as a reminder that there are women out there in the world that may or may not agree with his platform, I put him on a list of reoccurring donations that are...
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TVLine Items: Once Casts Originals Vet, Baskets Premiere Date and More

TVLine Items: Once Casts Originals Vet, Baskets Premiere Date and More
A wolf is headed to Once Upon a Time.

Nathan Parsons — who played werewolf pack leader Jackson on The Originals — has booked a recurring role on Season 7 of the ABC fantasy drama, EW.com reports.

RelatedOnce Upon a Time Casts Riverdale‘s Tiera Skovbye as [Spoiler]’s Daughter

The actor will make his debut in Episode 8 as Nick, a charismatic slacker-turned-successful lawyer, who might be a potential love interest for one of the regular characters.

Parsons’ other TV credits include General Hospital, True Blood and Bunheads.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* The Zach Galifianakis-led comedy Baskets
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Kristen Bell's 5 Best Talk Show Moments — Including That Sloth Meltdown

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Kristen Bell's 5 Best Talk Show Moments — Including That Sloth Meltdown
At this point, we can all agree that Kristen Bell is one of the best celebrity talk show guests out there.

Helping a local high school student pull off a surprise Frozen-themed promposal? Check. Confessing her kids don’t actually like Frozen? Check. Imitating how her daughter “Jersey Turnpikes” on all fours? Check.

Truth be told, it’s too hard to narrow down the 37-year-old’s most entertaining talk show appearances — but we did it anyway.

1. When she made Dave Grohl’s kids dreams come true.

On Tuesday, the Bad Moms star, dressed as Tom Selleck, gifting Jimmy Kimmel
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Drummer Max Weinberg on His 'Jukebox' Tour, Sharing the Stage with Bruce Springsteen and the Loss of Music Legends

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Drummer Max Weinberg on His 'Jukebox' Tour, Sharing the Stage with Bruce Springsteen and the Loss of Music Legends
Max Weinberg has spent 43 years touring the world with Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band. And in between his job with the Boss, the 66-year-old drummer managed to hold down a 17-year post as a bandleader for Conan O’Brien’s late night talk show. Turns out, he doesn’t do well with downtime.

After finishing the 86-city “River” tour in February, the longtime E Street Band drummer was ready to try something new. Enter Max Weinberg’s Jukebox, an interactive concert experience where the audience gets to pick the set list and hear Max and his revolving band
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