• Emmys 2017 red carpet

    Breaking NewsSearchStarsScreenBingeCultureMediaEmmys 2017 red carpetUpdated 7:19 PM ET, Sun September 17, 2017 Chat with us in Facebook Messenger. Find out what's happening in the world as it unfolds. Photos: Emmys 2017 red carpetAlvina Stewart, left,

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    A location scout for the Netflix crime drama Narcos has been shot dead while working in central Mexico. The bullet-riddled body of Carlos Muñoz Portal, 37, was found in his car in a rural area in the town of Temascalapa, in Mexico state, one of the country's most violent. Mexican officials were reportedly having difficulties investigating the case given a lack of witnesses. Netflix said the facts surrounding his death were "still unknown". A friend of Mr Muñoz told the Spanish newspaper El País (in Spanish) that the victim was travelling in the region taking photographs for locations. The death happened on Monday but news of it has only recently emerged. Mr Muñoz's 10-year career included scouting

  • Linkin Park plan Bennington tribute gig

    US rock band Linkin Park are to hold a special tribute concert in honour of singer Chester Bennington, who killed himself in July at the age of 41. The gig will be held at the Hollywood Bowl in Los Angeles on 27 October. A statement on the band's website promised "an unforgettable night of music to honour the man that touched the lives of so many around the world". Linkin Park had been about to start a tour when Bennington, a father of six, took his own life. The singer had struggled with addiction and had discussed depression and suicide in interviews. Tickets for the concert, which will feature "a number of other artists", will go on general sale on Friday. Formed in 1996, Linkin Park have

  • Julia Louis-Dreyfus makes Emmy history

    (CNN)Julia Louis-Dreyfus has made Emmy history.  The "Veep" actress on Sunday took the gold in the best actress in a comedy category, placing her in the history books for most Emmys won by a single performer for one role. Louis-Dreyfus had previously been tied with Candice Bergen, who won five times for playing Murphy Brown. The win has also tied her with Cloris Leachman, who before Sunday held the record for most Primetime Emmys wins by a single performer.  Other nominees included: Pamela Adlon ("Better Things"), Jane Fonda ("Grace and Frankie"), Allison Janney ("Mom"), Ellie Kemper ("Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt"), Tracee Ellis Ross ("black-ish"), and Lily Tomlin ("Grace and Frankie") This is

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  • Five award-worthy Emmy speeches

    She also called on Hollywood to "bring women to the front of their own stories and make them the heroes of their own stories." Executive producer and star Nicole Kidman thanked viewers on stage for watching a show "about issues" and recalled how the show was created "out of our frustration because we weren't getting offered great roles." "So now, more great roles for women, please," she said. Kidman also picked up the prize for best actress in a limited series, a category in which she was up against Witherspoon. Sterling K. Brown gave a shout-out to Emmy greats In the speech for his second-ever Emmy win, "This Is Us" star Sterling K. Brown took a moment to reflect on those great actors who have

  • Emmys 2017: Watch with us

    Rita Moreno's face as she encounters RuPaul says it all. Also, could the "Stranger Things" kids be any cuter? 7 p.m. The red carpet is in full swing an hour before the ceremony starts and the stars are out in full force. "This Is Us" star Sterling K. Brown knows it's all about the look. He tweeted the best photo of his wife, actress Ryan Bathe, in a stunning yellow gown with the caption, "Do the damn thang, Ry! @michellechel #EMMY2017." Earlier he posted a video of his wife getting ready writing, "Don't hurt 'em, Bird! #emmys2017 How can it get any better than this?" "I feel like Rocky, Bathe says in the video, before breaking into the "Rocky" theme in celebration of her "knockout" look. It probably