Golden Entertainment Acquires American Casino & Entertainment for $850 Million

Gaming company consortium Golden Entertainment Inc.  (GDEN) has agreed to acquire American Casino & Entertainment Properties LLC for $850 million on Monday. The purchase will include $781 million in cash and approximately 4 million shares of Golden Entertainment issued to American’s current owner, Whitehall Street Real Estate Partners 2007. On closing, Whitehall will own about 15% […]

‘Luke Cage’ brings muscle, cool to Marvel’s new Netflix series

'Luke Cage' brings muscle, cool to Marvel's new Netflix series

Los Angeles (CNN) As superhero team-ups go, Marvel and Netflix continue to make a pretty powerful pair. Enter, on the heels of “Daredevil” and “Jessica Jones,” “Marvel’s Luke Cage,” which closely adheres to that gritty formula and should win its own loyal legion of fans behind Mike Colter’s imposing presence in the title role. Moreover, there’s […]

Josh Groban Performs Medley From Multi-Tony Nominated ‘The Great Comet’ at Tony Awards 2017

Josh Groban Performs Medley From Multi-Tony Nominated 'The Great Comet' at Tony Awards 2017

Josh Groban led a lively performance of a medley from the Broadway hit Natasha, Pierre and The Great Comet of 1812, which was nominated for 12 awards.  Sunday’s crowd in New York City’s Radio City Music Hall and CBS viewers saw Groban alongside co-stars Denée Benton, Lucas Steele and company of The Great Comet in a high-kicking saloon party with renditions of “Dust and Ashes” and “The […]

John Legend Wins Tony Award for ‘Jitney,’ Is One Emmy Away from EGOT Status

John Legend Wins Tony Award for 'Jitney,' Is One Emmy Away from EGOT Status

John Legend won a Tony Award on Sunday night (June 11) as co-producer of Jitney, which won the award for best play revival, per After winning multiple Grammys and a 2015 Oscar for best original song for Selma‘s “Glory,” scoring a Tony means Legend is one award away from achieving EGOT status, a.k.a. winning all four major American entertainment awards. August Wilson’s Jitney follows a group […]

This Is How Backstreet Boys Ruled the iHeartSummer Beach Volleyball Celebrity Game

On Saturday (June 10), Backstreet Boys took the championship atthe iHeartSummer celebrity beach volleyball tournament at the Fontainebleau hotel in Miami Beach. AJ McLean, Brian Littrell, Howie Dorough, Kevin Richardson and Nick Carter led, along with pre-professional players Skylar DelSol and Kim Hildreth, in two fifteen-point games on the Sally the Swan (the world’s largest Inflatable pool toy, […]