<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - TV, movies, music and celebrity news]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcchicago.com/entertainment/entertainment-news http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.com en-us Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:04:29 -0500 Wed, 16 Apr 2014 03:04:29 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA["The Voice" Gets Its Top 12 Contestants]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:49:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/NUP_163514_1611.jpg
"The Voice" has gotten its top 12 contestants who will do vocal battle in the live rounds, as Usher wrapped up the playoffs Tuesday when he picked his soulful finals-bound team of three: Bria Kelly, T.J. Wilkins

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<![CDATA["Magic Mike" Sequel Gets Release Date ]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:57:20 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP110913187487.jpg
Channing Tatum will be gyrating back onto the big screen next year, adding a few more fireworks to Fourth of July celebrations.

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<![CDATA[Dina Lohan Pleads Guilty to DWI, Avoids Jail]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:46:00 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/dina+lohan+court.jpg
Dina Lohan pleaded guilty in Long Island court Tuesday to aggravated driving while intoxicated and speeding in connection with a 2013 traffic stop in exchange for no jail time.

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<![CDATA[Stars at Coachella: Katy Perry, Paris Hilton & More]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:51:11 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/coachella-katy-perry-credit-Frazer-Harrison.jpg
Music fans weren't the only ones in attendance over the weekend at Coachella -- big-name celebrities joined in the action too.

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<![CDATA["The Voice": Adam, Shakira Pick Finals-Bound Teams]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 02:09:29 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/NUP_163515_1953.jpg
Monday night was the chance for Adam Levine and Shakira to watch their teams of five sing for the right to remain on teams of three -- and to make the grueling decision on whom to send on to the live rounds. For

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<![CDATA[Coachella 2014: Day 3]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 21:57:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/170*120/Coachella+2014+Day+3+Nighttime+%2875%29.jpg
Coachella's first weekend ended on a high note, as big name acts and guest performers packed the festival.]]>
<![CDATA[Coachella 2014: Day 2]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:50:41 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/484509043%281%29.jpg
Day 2 of Coachella picked up right where the first day left off -- and featured a few megastar guest performers - including Beyonce - for good measure.

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<![CDATA[Coachella 2014: Day 1]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 19:53:21 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/181*120/Coachella+2014+Friday+April+11+Crowd+Photos+%2825%29.jpg
Take a journey through the people, art and performances from Day 1 of the 2014 Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival (Warning: adult images).]]>
<![CDATA[Seth Rogen Mocks James Franco on "SNL"]]> Sun, 13 Apr 2014 13:23:27 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen+shot+2014-04-13+at+9.21.23+AM.jpg
Actor and comedian Seth Rogen took to the stage as host of "Saturday Night Live" this weekend for the third time.

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<![CDATA[Final Season Teases Both Sides of "Mad Men"]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 11:25:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/ff178663-a8a8-298b-fbcd-867d4aa84525_Mad+Men_Stairs_Jon_Jessica_Elisabeth_January_Kiernan_Christina_1153_1182_V1.jpg
Sunday's start of the drama's bisected final season arrives with the promise of bringing Don Draper's two lives together.

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<![CDATA[Photos: Royal Vacation]]> Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:41:09 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/217*120/AP205065076020.jpg
Prince William, Duke of Cambridge, and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, welcomed home a baby boy on July 22. Click through for photos of the young family on their three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand.

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<![CDATA[Jimmy Fallon's Thank You Notes]]> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 19:28:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Fallon_Sat.png
Jimmy Fallon writes thank you letters to LBJ, the Easter bunny, Passover seder plates, the band Kiss and others.]]>
<![CDATA[Jimmy Fallon Hashtags: #MyWeirdFamily]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 07:16:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s01e39_039_Hashtags_20140410_1200x675_223210563563.jpg
Fallon's weekly hashtag was #MyWeirdFamily, and fans tweeted strange habits and stories of their own parent, siblings, and even an aunt with an unlikely pet.]]>
<![CDATA[Seth Meyers Is No Longer the New Guy]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:35:47 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s01e32_SethsStory_Colbert_20140410_1200x675_223187523876.jpg
Seth Meyers is excited for Stephen Colbert to take over for David Letterman, mainly because Meyers won't be the talk show host rookie anymore.]]>
<![CDATA[Stephen Colbert's Smart Human Trick]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 03:23:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/stephen-colbert78341238.jpg
The Comedy Central host is a great choice to replace David Letterman. But his biggest challenge will be playing a new character: himself.

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<![CDATA[Fallon Does Petty, Talks Rock 'n' Roll With Nirvana]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 10:17:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen+shot+2014-04-10+at+5.11.44+AM.png
“The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon” continued with its rock-themed week and jammed out with performances by Stevie Nicks and appearances by members of Nirvana.]]>
<![CDATA[Stephen Colbert's Top Moments]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:23:25 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/stephen-colbert78341238.jpg
Stephen Colbert was the longest-running correspondent on "The Daily Show with Jon Stewart" from 1997 to 2005, at which point he got his own late-night satire show, "The Colbert Report." Now he's slated to...

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<![CDATA[2014's Best New Theme Park Attractions]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 10:59:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/214*120/James-Selfie_2_-1.jpg
From the "Despicable Me Minion Mayhem" experience in Hollywood to the Goliath wooden coaster in Chicago, 2014 offers up new amusement park thrills and spills.

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<![CDATA[Stephen Colbert to Replace David Letterman]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 15:23:46 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Colbert-credit-Scott-Gries.jpg
CBS announced that Comedy Central star Stephen Colbert has been tapped to replace "Late Show" host David Letterman in 2015.

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<![CDATA[Fans React to Colbert Taking Over "Late Show"]]> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 12:15:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP110504053254.jpg
As news broke that Comedy Central star Stephen Colbert will take over the "The Late Show" when David Letterman steps down in 2015, celebrities and fans took to social media to voice their reactions.

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<![CDATA[Leary's Doppelgangers Revealed on "Late Night"]]> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 09:31:49 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/nbc_myr_hlt_s01e31_DenisLeary_Doppelgangers_20140409_1200x675_222317635946.jpg
Seth Meyers talks to actor Denis Leary about his newest role in which he plays a failed rock star from the 90s. Leary also reveals the many other actors and actresses he's told he resembles.]]>