<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - ]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcbayarea.com/entertainment/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.comen-usTue, 21 Feb 2017 23:21:28 -0800Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:21:28 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Gwen Stefani Goes Up Against Blake Shelton on 'The Voice']]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:12:35 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/gwen-stefani-late-night.jpg
Gwen Stefani talked with Seth Meyers about working with her boyfriend, Blake Shelton, who she said is "in trouble" on this season of "The Voice."]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Seth Meyers Makes the Perfect Oscar Film]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:09:08 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/seth-meyers-oscar-bait.jpg
Seth Meyers debuts his new latest project, "Oscar Bait," the perfect Oscar film released shamelessly right before Oscar season.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight': Fallon as Trump Unveils 'Trump News Network']]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 23:00:11 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/jimmy-fallon-as-trump.jpg
Jimmy Fallon takes on the Donald Trump character once again to address the issue of fake news and announce his very own news network.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight Show': Milo Ventimiglia Is Team Jack Pearson]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 22:54:25 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Milo-Ventimiglia-Tonight-Show.jpg
Milo Ventimiglia brainstorms a more exciting lie for how his arm ended up in a cast, brings Jimmy Fallon some gifts from his NBC drama "This Is Us" and reveals why he's not #TeamJess on Gilmore Girls.]]>
<![CDATA[Ready or Not! Lauryn Hill Welcomes First Grandchild]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 14:34:29 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/laurynhill2.jpg
The singer/songwriter welcomed her first grandchild at the ripe young age of 41, courtesy of her 19-year-old son, Zion Marley.

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<![CDATA['This is Us' Cast Warns Viewers to Prepare for Tearjerker ]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:55:48 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/thisisuspresstour.jpg
Get the tissues ready. You have been warned.

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<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Mon, 15 Aug 2016 11:13:59 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA[Judge Orders Chris Brown to Stay Away From Karrueche Tran]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 13:35:38 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/newtran.jpg
A judge has ordered R&B singer Chris Brown to stay away from his ex-girlfriend after she accused him of repeatedly threatening her.

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<![CDATA[Magic Johnson Takes Lakers Reins Amid Front Office Shakeup]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:54:32 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/lakers-shakeup.jpg
Lakers legend and NBA Hall of Famer Magic Johnson has been named president of basketball operations in a major front office restructuring for the storied franchise. General manager Mitch Kupchak and executive vice president of basketball operations Jim Buss, team president Jeannie Buss' brother, have been relieved of their duties, the Lakers announced Tuesday. The restructuring comes during the worst four-year stretch in franchise history.

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<![CDATA[Jay-Z Reportedly Starting Venture Capital Fund ]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:46:07 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/492684008-Jay-Z-Copyright-Lawsuit.jpg
Some rappers start clothing lines. Others start venture capital funds. Rapper Jay Z is putting his money to work in start-up and technology investing, Axios reported on Tuesday, according to NBC News. Unnamed sources told Axios that Jay Z, born as Shawn Carter, will partner with venture capital firm Sherpa Capital, which has invested in companies like Uber, Airbnb and Slack. The "99 Problems" singer — who is married to pop star Beyonce — is no stranger to the business world. Jay-Z's entertainment company, Roc Nation, has made some investments in tech startups such as private-jet rental company BlackJet and French audio equipment company Devialet, according to Crunchbase. Jay-Z will partner with Roc Nation president Jay Brown for the new fund, the report says.

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<![CDATA[Not Quitting His Day Job: Hanks' Debut Book Due in October ]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 12:33:28 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/tomhanksrap.jpg
Tom Hanks is putting his love of vintage typewriters to good use: his collection of short stories will be published in October.

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<![CDATA[Issa Rae Feels 'Validated' by Black Women in Hollywood Honor]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 08:31:34 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/issaraeshot.jpg
Rae, Janelle Monae, Aja Naomi King and Yara Shahidi will be honored Thursday in Los Angeles at Essence Magazine's 10th annual awards.

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<![CDATA['Today' Anchor Hoda Kotb Adopts 'Valentine's Baby' Girl]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 07:01:43 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/hoda-and-baby.jpg
Hoda Kotb has welcomed a baby girl to her family. The "Today" anchor announced Tuesday that she's become a mom after adopting baby Haley Joy Kotb. "She is the love of my life," Kotb told her NBC colleagues by phone, her voice breaking with emotion several times.

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<![CDATA['Late Night': A Closer Look at Trump's Attacks on the Press]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:30:54 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Seth+Meyers+closer+look+trump.jpg
Host Seth Meyers breaks down the recent dealings of President Trump, which include ordering meatloaf for Chris Christie, attacking the press and finding a replacement national security adviser.]]>
<![CDATA[Open Wide: 'A Cure for Wellness' Cast on Making Horror Film]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:51:11 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cureforwellnessjunket.jpg
"A Cure for Wellness" opens Friday, Feb. 17th and it marks director Gore Verbinski's first film since 2013's Johnny Depp vehicle "The Lone Ranger," which was not received well by fans or critics.]]>
<![CDATA['Late Night': Anna Kendrick Will Never Be Your Bridesmaid]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:29:47 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Anna-Kendrick-on-Late-Night.jpg
Host Seth Meyers sits down with actress Anna Kendrick, who hates going to weddings, tries not to be invited to them and will never participate in them.]]>
<![CDATA[Frances Bean Cobain Pays Tribute to Father on his 50th Birthday]]> Tue, 21 Feb 2017 03:44:20 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/cobain+collage.jpg
Frances Bean Cobain paid tribute to her father, Kurt Cobain, with a note posted to Instagram for his 50th birthday. The Nirvana frontman died in 1994. Frances Bean, whose mother is musician and Cobain's former wife Courtney Love, was two years old when her father died.

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<![CDATA[Katherine Heigl's Former Home Finds a Potential Buyer]]> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 21:04:46 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/222*120/Heigl-Home-Thumbnail.jpg
Actress Katherine Heigl's former Los Feliz home, listed at nearly $3 million, has found a potential buyer.

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<![CDATA['Tonight Show': Zoë Kravitz Surprises Jimmy]]> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 02:05:14 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Tonight-Show-Z-Kravitz.jpg
Zoë Kravitz, Joel McHale and Jimmy toast to Tonight Show's third anniversary with Dark 'n' Stormys served by her famous dad, Lenny Kravitz.]]>
<![CDATA['Tonight Show': Thank You, Long Underwear]]> Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:33:01 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Tonight-Show-Thank-You-Presidents-Day.jpg
Jimmy pens thank-you notes to American Girl, all-in-one shampoo and conditioners and other things.]]>
<![CDATA[How to Watch Oscar-Nominated Flicks From Your Couch ]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 23:27:29 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/oscarfilmswatch.jpg
Movie fans, rejoice! You can watch about two-thirds of the Oscar-nominated flicks from your couch.

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<![CDATA[Former Wrestler George 'The Animal' Steele Dies at 79]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 21:33:35 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/georgetheanimalsteelefeuerherd.jpg
Former wrestler George “The Animal” Steele has died, World Wrestling Entertainment, Inc. confirmed via Twitter Friday morning. Steele, born William James Myers, wanted to protect his anonymity when he went into wrestling in the 1960s. He originally wore a mask and called himself “The Student.” After he was recruited by the World Wide Wrestling Federation, he came up with his new ring name while in Pittsburgh, the “Steel City.”

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<![CDATA[Country Singer Craig Strickland's Widow Pens Essay on Grief]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:06:12 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/stricklandcraig.jpg
Just over a year after country singer Craig Strickland’s hunting death, his widow is sharing her mourning experience through a two-part blog post. Describing the moment when she heard that authorities had uncovered a capsized boat like her husband’s, Strickland writes, "I felt (and heard) my heart give one massive beat that seemed to push all the blood in my veins through my entire body in a single throb."

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<![CDATA[Top Celeb Pics: Celebrities at the NBA All-Star Game]]> Mon, 20 Feb 2017 07:17:15 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-643023722.jpg
Check out the latest photos of your favorite celebrities.

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<![CDATA[Trump Press Conference Provides Late-Night Fodder for Hosts]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 08:03:46 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/latenitetrump.jpg
Donald Trump's Thursday press conference provided plenty of fodder for late night hosts across networks Thursday night.

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<![CDATA[Steve Irwin's Son Shows Off Boa to Nervous Jimmy Fallon]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 04:48:10 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/robertirwintonightshowboa.jpg
Even though it’s been 10 years since beloved crocodile hunter Steve Irwin died, the Australian’s spirit is still alive and well. On Thursday, Steve Irwin’s son, Robert, joined Jimmy Fallon on the “Tonight Show” stage. “It’s really nice to follow in his footsteps,” the 13-year-old said, dressed in a khaki Australia Zoo uniform, of course. Robert added that his enthusiasm for wildlife, like his dad, is “just in my blood. I think I’m the luckiest kid on planet Earth."

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<![CDATA[See Inside: Meg Ryan's SoHo Loft Hits Market for $10.9M]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 10:03:24 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/meg+ryan+soho+thumb.jpg
Actress Meg Ryan has put her "magical" SoHo loft -- featured on the cover of the November 2016 issue of "Architectural Digest" on the market. And the 4,100-square-foot palace can be yours for just under $11 million. Scroll through the photos for a look inside. You can see the full listing with Corcoran here.

Photo Credit: Evan Joseph, courtesy of Corcoran]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Continues War Against 'Fake News Media']]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:22:34 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/trumpwarpress.jpg
At his Thursday news conference, President Donald Trump wasted little time getting to one of his favorite subjects: bashing the "fake news media." But Trump did take a moment to single out one example of an organization he believes is doing it right.

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<![CDATA[Happy 90th Birthday NBC]]> Fri, 17 Feb 2017 15:53:31 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/nbcanniversary.jpg
The network's 90th anniversary special, airing Sunday, offers a chance to look back and look ahead.]]>
<![CDATA[Post Office Releases Oscar de la Renta Forever Stamps]]> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 09:22:00 -0800 //media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/ODRClintonWintour.jpg
Despite the cold weather, the latest set of postage stamps are about to make things haute. On the final day of New York Fashion Week, the Oscar de la Renta fashion house hosted a ceremony at Grand Central Terminal's Vanderbilt Hall honoring its collaboration with the U.S. Postal Service on a series of postage stamps for 2017 commemorating the famed designer.

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