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Olivia Wilde, Jason Sudeikis showed support for her mom, Democratic congressional candidate Leslie Cockburn

Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis appeared at a campaign event for her mother. (Getty Images) A Virginia congressional candidate got a little Hollywood help over the weekend from her daughter, Olivia Wilde. News outlets report the actress known for her role on “House” and her partner, Saturday Night Live alum Jason Sudeikis, appeared Sunday at a Charlottesville event for Democrat Leslie Cockburn. The former “60 Minutes” producer is running against Republican Denver Riggleman, a distillery owner and Air Force veteran. The Republican incumbent isn’t seeking re-election. The 5th District stretches from northern Virginia to the North Carolina line. Leslie Cockburn (Getty Images) Noting their proximity to the site of a deadly white supremacist rally, Wilde said the n...

Rory Kennedy warns Trump to focus on NASA’s findings on climate change ‘before it’s too late’

Filmmaker Rory Kennedy is the niece of John F. Kennedy. (Getty) Rory Kennedy, the niece of late President John F. Kennedy, has a message for the current Commander-In-Chief. The 49-year-old documentary filmmaker has recently launched a new film on NASA in time for its 60th anniversary, titled “Above and Beyond: NASA’s Journey to Tomorrow,” which explores the history of the government agency, as well as what the future can hold for planet Earth. Kennedy told Fox News that after examining the ways NASA is determined to protect our planet now more than ever, she hopes President Trump will focus on the planetary crisis that is climate change — rather than dismissing it. “I would pay attention to the information that they’re giving us,” she said. “I would heed those warnings. I would unite as a ...

Stars react to Kanye West’s meeting with President Trump, call it ‘hell on earth’

Following Kanye West and President Trump’s meeting on Thursday — in which the “Ye” rapper covered everything from Superman, the 13th and Second amendments to North Korea — celebrities took to Twitter to voice their distaste with West’s visit to the White House. “Kanye West says he thinks of Trump as a father. Guess who doesn’t think of Kanye as a son?” Chelsea Handler tweeted. Actor Ike Barinholtz criticized the timing of the lunch, writing: “It’s good to know that while Florida is being pummeled by a storm and the dow is s–tting the bed and a US ‘ally’ beheaded a journalist that our president is having the world’s s—-dest lunch with Kid Rock and Kanye West.” Meanwhile, “Brooklyn Nine-Nine” star, Chelsea Pe...

Rose McGowan clarifies #MeToo comments, denies calling the movement ‘a lie’

Rose McGowan clarified her controversial comments on the #MeToo movement. (Getty Images) Rose McGowan clarified her comments on the #MeToo movement and denied calling it “a lie” after she was quoted saying the campaign against sexual misconduct was “all bulls–t.” McGowan took to Twitter on Sunday and Monday to reaffirm her support for #MeToo after an interview with the U.K.’s Sunday Times captured her calling the movement “all bulls—. It’s a lie.” “I never said #MeToo is a lie. Ever. I was talking about Hollywood and Time’s Up, not #MeToo. Ugh. I’m so tired of erroneous s—storms. #MeToo is about survivors and their experiences, that cannot be taken away,” McGowan tweeted, referring to the article published Sunday. McGowan also posted two videos on Twitter, saying: “Hi eve...

Entertainers who have joked about harming Trump

Many Hollywood stars have been vocal about their dislike for President Donald Trump. But a few of them have taken things too far by threatening to harm the president. 1. Johnny Depp  (Reuters) Johnny Depp compared himself to John Wilkes Booth and joked about assassinating President Trump during an event in Glastonbury June 22. “When was the last time an actor assassinated a president?” he asked, referencing John Wilkes Booth’s assassinating President Abraham Lincoln in 1865. “I want to clarify, I am not an actor. I lie for a living,” Depp said. “However, it has been a while and maybe it is time.” 2. Kathy Griffin Kathy Griffin came under fire for posing with a bloodied mask that resembled President Trump. Griffin addressed the backlash that followe...

Mike Rowe says Nike should have honored 9/11 victim Tom Burnett

LOS ANGELES, CA – JULY 10: Actor Mike Rowe speaks during the “Somebody’s Gotta Do It” portion of the 2014 TCA Turner Broadcasting Summer Press Tour Presentation at The Beverly Hilton on July 10, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Buckner/WireImage)  (2014 WireImage) “Dirty Jobs” star Mike Rowe weighed in on the recent controversy surrounding Nike’s decision to make controversial NFL player Colin Kaepernick the face of the 30th anniversary of its “Just Do It” campaign. In response to a fan question, Rowe noted that the company could have avoided politics and used this week to honor a brave American who lost their life during the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. In a post on Facebook, the host stopped short of condemning Kaepernick or his decision...

West Hollywood passes resolution to remove President Trump’s Hollywood Walk of Fame star

LOS ANGELES –  The West Hollywood City Council passed a resolution Monday night asking to have President Trump’s star removed from the Hollywood Walk of Fame, according to a tweet by the city’s mayor. “West Hollywood City council unanimously passes resolution asking the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce to remove the Donald Trump star on Hollywood Walk of Fame,” announced Mayor John Duran on Twitter. Donald Trump receives his Hollywood Walk of Fame star in 2007.  (AP) Trump was awarded his star on the prestigious stretch of Hollywood Blvd in Los Angeles, Calif. in 2007 during the height of his “Apprentice” fame, and it has been defaced and vandalized numerous times since he has been in office.

Sacha Baron Cohen called out by gun store owner for trying to trick him for a ‘Who Is America?’ sketch

Sacha Baron Cohen has been making headlines for his pranks on his Showtime series “Who Is America?” However, in February 2017, a gun store owner wasn’t fooled by the actor’s antics. A Riverside, Calif., gun store, Warrior One Guns & Ammo, agreed to participate in a documentary about a Hungarian immigrant wanting to buy a gun in the United States. But when the store’s owner, Norris Sweidan, finally saw the film’s subject in question, he quickly realized he was getting duped. The whole event was caught on the store’s surveillance camera. “He comes in, off the bat you can see in the video I’m looking like, this guy does not look like an Hungarian immigrant. Tight-a– leather pants, a beard, it just didn’t fit,” he told FOX 11. “The moment his words came out of his mouth I...

Peter Fonda tweets he wants to ‘rip Barron Trump from his mother’ and put him in a ‘cage with pedophiles’

Actor Peter Fonda is facing backlash and the Secret Service has been notified of the star’s tweets Wednesday that called a mob to “rip Barron Trump from his mother’s arms and put him in a cage with pedophiles.” The brother of Jane Fonda also called for violence against Secretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen and called White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders a “c—.” A rep for Fonda told Fox News the actor “wanted to make sure that Melania and Ivanka communicate with the president the dire circumstances of separating mothers and young children.” The rep added on behalf of Fonda, “My response is the move was evil same as the Pope.”  (Twitter) Donald Trump Jr. stood up for his younger brother calling Fonda’s since-del...

Kathy Griffin calls out Kevin Hart for not attacking Trump

Anti-Trump comedian Kathy Griffin branded fellow comic Kevin Hart a “p—-” for not attacking President Donald Trump during his shows despite being “a black man.” Griffin, who’s still trying to recover following the controversy over a picture of her holding supposedly Trump’s decapitated head, openly attacked Hart for not going after the president and mentioned his race as a reason why he should. December 11, 2016: actor and comedian Kevin Hart arrives at the 22nd Annual Critics’ Choice Awards in Santa Monica, California, U.S.  (Reuters) “I do feel like this is such an anxiety-ridden time for everyone that there is a thirst for all kinds of comedy,” Griffin told USA Today. “And look, if you want to not hear about Trump at all, go see Kevin Hart. He doesn’t...

Joe Piscopo blasts Stormy Daniels on ‘SNL,’ joins alums critical of left-leaning show’s treatment of Trump, conservatives

Actor and comedian Joe Piscopo is joining the growing group of “Saturday Night Live” alums who’ve spoken out against the show’s perceived liberal bias. On Monday, Piscopo blasted porn star Stormy Daniels’ guest appearance on the late-night NBC show saying it was “over the line.” During the skit, the 39-year-old actress engaged in negotiations over a payment that she allegedly received from President Trump to stay silent. “What do you need for this to go all away?” asked the fake Trump to Daniels, played by Alec Baldwin. “A resignation,” responded Daniels. Piscopo told Fox Business journalist Maria Bartiromo the decision to feature Daniels on SNL was in poor taste. “I’m so loyal to ‘SNL,’” said the 66-year-old during an interview on “Mornings ...

Roseanne says she wants to move to Israel, recalls thanking Trump for moving US Embassy to Jerusalem

Roseanne Barr said Sunday that she thanked President Trump for moving the U.S. Embassy in Israel from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem during a phone call with the president. “I said, ‘Mr. President, on behalf of my mother, I want to thank you … for moving the embassy to Jerusalem. Thank you so much,'” Barr said at The Jerusalem Post’s annual conference in New York. “And he said, ‘Well, you know a lot of presidents have promised it, but I wanted to get it done.'” “I think it’s the first step to peace in the world, I really do,” added Barr. Trump announced late last year that the U.S. would formally recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital. The relocated embassy is scheduled to open next month. ‘ROSEANNE’ STAR EMMA KENN...

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