<![CDATA[NBC Chicago - ]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcchicago.com/entertainment/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/5-Chicago-Blue.png NBC Chicago http://www.nbcchicago.comen-usWed, 28 Jun 2017 12:42:16 -0500Wed, 28 Jun 2017 12:42:16 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA['Fast and Furious' Star Threatens to Leave Franchise]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 09:43:52 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/lettyout.jpg
The “Fast and Furious” franchise may have to update its storylines if it wants to keep its lead female actress. Actress Michelle Rodriguez threatened to leave the “Fast and Furious” franchise if the movies...

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<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 14:13:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA[Girl Power: Young Females Star as Heroes in Action Films, TV]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 09:16:08 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/girlpower1.jpg
From the murderous Laura in "Logan" to the mysterious Eleven in "Stranger Things" to the audacious determination of Mija in "Okja," opening Wednesday, powerful young girls are starring in mainstream action fare...]]>
<![CDATA[#Ham4All: Sing 'Hamilton' Online, Donate to Immigrant Orgs]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:39:59 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/armus-lin-manuel.jpg
"Hamilton" star and creator Lin-Manuel Miranda is challenging fans to raise money for immigrant support organizations in what could be a new viral internet sensation. In honor of Immigrant Heritage Month,...

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<![CDATA['Tonight': Steve Carell Plays 'Blow Your Mind']]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:33:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-06-28-at-4.19.11-AM.jpg
Steve Carell and Jimmy Fallon take turns guessing whether mind-blowing facts are true or false, getting blasted in the face with an air cannon for every wrong answer.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Steve Carell Loved His 80s Fashion]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 03:18:43 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-06-28-at-4.17.23-AM.jpg
Steve Carell talks to Jimmy Fallon about "Despicable Me 3" and the movie's 1980s-style villain who reminds him of the fashions he was obsessed with back in the day.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Joy Behar Dishes on the Trump-Maples Wedding]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 03:14:01 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-06-28-at-4.10.04-AM.jpg
Seth Meyers chats with Joy Behar, who talks about her like-hate relationship with President Donald Trump. She also reveals details about Trump's lavish wedding to Marla Maples in 1993.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Checking in With the Private Prison System]]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 03:09:05 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-06-28-at-4.06.46-AM.jpg
Seth Meyers checks in with how the private prison system is doing and takes a look at how President Donald Trump is doing in his promise to boost it.]]>
<![CDATA[Top Celeb Pics: DNCE Performs at 'Isle of MTV']]> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:37:45 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-802144312.jpg
Check out the latest photos of your favorite celebrities.

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<![CDATA[I'll Be Back: Baldwin to Return Trump Impersonation to 'SNL']]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 16:36:42 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/alextrumpsatire.jpg
Alec Baldwin said in an interview with CNN on Monday he would return to "Saturday Night Live" this fall to continue his impersonation of President Donald Trump.

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<![CDATA[Kristin Cavallari Opens Up About Marriage to Jay Cutler]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 14:06:57 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-137456316.jpg
Kristin Cavallari knows her marriage to Jay Cutler isn't perfect, and that's OK.

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<![CDATA[Nicki Minaj Gets the Key to Queens]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:48:47 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/nickikey.jpg
She'll never have to worry about getting locked out of her hometown. On Monday, Nicki Minaj was presented with the key to the Queens, the borough in New York City.

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<![CDATA['Spider-Man: Homecoming' Director on Helming Blockbuster]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 11:38:04 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/spideydirector.jpg
One of the summer's most anticipated films "Spider-Man: Homecoming" hits theaters July 7th. We caught up with director Jon Watts during a recent junket in New York where he discussed working with an all-star...

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<![CDATA[Watch: Raccoon Spotted Riding the Subway in NYC]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 09:36:55 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/raccoon+subway+2.JPG
Video of a raccoon riding the subway, nibbling food out of a bowl as it's seated between two people, has New Yorkers alternately repulsed, amused and just plain bewildered. Subway rider Brooke Hogan told NBC 4...

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<![CDATA[Extras Wanted for New Film Starring Jamie Lee Curtis]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 07:26:39 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/curtis+sumpter.jpg
A Chicago production company is looking for extras to be featured in an upcoming film starring Jamie Lee Curtis and Tika Sumpter.

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<![CDATA['Tonight': Pharrell Wiliams Plays 'Name That Song']]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 03:17:04 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-06-27-at-4.15.44-AM.jpg
Pharrell Williams and Jimmy Fallon go head-to-head trying to correctly guess random songs The Roots play one instrument at a time.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Williams' Triplets Harmonize When They Cry]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 03:08:31 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-06-27-at-4.05.00-AM.jpg
Pharrell Williams chats with Jimmy Fallon about becoming a father to triplets and demonstrates his assembly line-style parenting.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': A Look at the CBO Report on GOP's Health Bill]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 02:43:12 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Screen-Shot-2017-06-27-at-3.40.33-AM.jpg
Seth Meyers discusses the Congressional Budget Office's recent report on the GOP's Senate health care bill, which the CBO said would leave 22 million more people uninsured.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Presidential Tweets 'Back in My Day']]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 02:30:07 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/216*120/Screen+Shot+2017-06-27+at+3.28.35+AM.png
Seth Meyers reminisces about the good ol' past when the president didn't tweet and a movie called "The Mummy" starred Brendan Fraser instead of Tom Cruise.]]>
<![CDATA[Rihanna Urges World Leaders to #FundEducation]]> Tue, 27 Jun 2017 06:03:17 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Rihanna20.jpg
Rihanna is known for calling people out on social media, but this time she’s doing it for a good cause.

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<![CDATA[Behind the Keyboard: How New Emojis Are Chosen]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:48:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/Emoji-5-1.jpg
Between wizards, rock climbers, and gender non-conforming people, many of the 137 new emojis coming soon to your phone's keyboard may have come from the minds of ordinary texters, NBC News reported.

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<![CDATA[Bear and Cub Take Dip to Cool Off]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:02:06 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2017-06-23-10h45m26s94.jpg
A mama bear and her cub took a dip in a cool spring in Chico, California, to get some relief from the triple digit temperatures. The owner of the property, Marc Miller, set up the camera in hopes of spotting...

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<![CDATA[Photos: Star-Studded 2017 BET Awards, Red Carpet]]> Mon, 26 Jun 2017 00:52:35 -0500 http://media.nbcchicago.com/images/180*120/AP_17177144707481.jpg
Hosted by "Saturday Night Live" fan-favorite Leslie Jones, the 2017 BET Awards telecast took place live at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles on June 25.

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