<![CDATA[NBC New York - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcnewyork.com/entertainment/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/4NY_Horizontal.jpg NBC New York http://www.nbcnewyork.com en-us Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:40:21 -0400 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:40:21 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Fans Remember Selena]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 21:16:31 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/selena033115.jpg
It has been 20 years since the music world lost Tejano superstar Selena, but devotion to the singer runs deep in Texas, especially on the anniversary of her death. At KNON 89.3-FM in Dallas, the requests...

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<![CDATA[“Honeymoon in Vegas” to End Broadway Run]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:11:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Honeymooninvegasbroadwaydq.jpg
The musical adaptation of the hit 1992 film will make its last trip to the Sin City on Sunday, April 5.

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<![CDATA[Linda Lavin to Star in "Our Mother's Brief Affair"]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:43:28 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/491967521IS002_Too_Much_Sun.jpg
Tony winner Linda Lavin will return to Broadway this January, headlining the New York premiere of a new Richard Greenberg play.

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<![CDATA[“Hangover” and "Twilight" Stars in New Play]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:26:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/MCC.png
The new play from "Hand to God" scribe Robert Askins begins its run at MCC Theater on April 29.

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<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:39:14 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA[Q&A: Michael Arden on Bringing Disney's "Hunchback" to the Stage]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:33:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ArdenMichael.jpg
Actor Michael Arden speaks to NBC New York about his extraordinary transformation into this unlikely hero.

Photo Credit: Michael Arden]]>
<![CDATA[Rolling Stones Will Tour the US]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 10:47:49 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/ROlingSTones.jpg
The Rolling Stones are set to start a tour across America.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: Extreme Dog Shaming]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 14:06:19 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Extreme+Dog+Shaming.png
Seth Meyers digs up some of the worst fuzzy offenders in this "Late Night" edition of the internet phenomenon of dog-shaming.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: "Tonight Show" Popular Mathematics]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:08:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Mathematics.png
In an effort to make basic math more relatable to kids, Jimmy Fallon breaks down basic arithmetic using pop-culture references and notable names]]>
<![CDATA[Helen Mirren's High-Pitched Acceptance Speech]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 05:20:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Helen+Mirren.JPG
Jimmy Fallon presents Helen with a faux award, and she gives an impromptu acceptance speech while they suck the helium out of balloons.

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<![CDATA[Helen Mirren's "Simple Life"]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 05:58:59 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/468163034.jpg
Helen Mirren may have played “The Queen” on big screen, but in real life, the actress rides the subway and washes her Crocs in the dishwasher.
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<![CDATA[WATCH: Tom Brady Jumps Off a Giant Cliff]]> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 11:03:09 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/221*120/brady4.JPG
New England Patriots quarterback and San Mateo native Tom Brady posted a video of himself jumping off a giant cliff, sending thousands of fans into a frenzy.

Photo Credit: Tom Brady via Facebook]]>
<![CDATA["The Voice" Recap: Final #VoiceKnockout]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:42:46 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/The+Voice+30+Mar.jpg
Each team's singers gave their very best performances in hopes of advancing past the final round of #VoiceKnockouts.

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<![CDATA[Shirley Temple Memorabilia Goes on Tour Before Auction]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 21:07:26 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/shirley+temple.JPG
Classic memorabilia from Shirley Temple's 1930s movie career — including costumes, toys, photos and autographs — will exhibited at museums across the country before being put up for auction in July, a spokewoman...

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<![CDATA[Wilco Cancels Ind. Performance ]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 18:26:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/138868264.jpg
The Chicago-based band Wilco won’t be performing in Indianapolis for their scheduled tour date on May 7, the band announced in a Facebook post Monday afternoon.
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<![CDATA[The Five Borough Shakespeare Tour]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 17:26:53 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/498406565SL00038_Special_Sc.jpg
The Public Theater will expand its Mobile Shakespeare Unit to until a spring tour of ‘Macbeth.’

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<![CDATA[“The Wiz” Will be NBC’s Next Live Musical ]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 19:55:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/the-wiz-79623244.jpg
NBC will "Ease on Down the Road" to the Land of Oz this December — and take the production to Broadway the following year.

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<![CDATA[Jay Z's Tidal Set to Relaunch]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 16:00:04 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/jay-z-454627193.jpg
Music streaming service Tidal is set to officially relaunch Monday under new ownership by rapper Jay Z.

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<![CDATA[Sold-Out Crowd Descends on Levi's for WrestleMania]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 20:44:57 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/180*120/WM31_03292015ca_2266.jpg
A sold-out crowd of 76,000 screaming fans descended on Levis Stadium for WrestleMania 31, which is considered the Super Bowl of wrestling.

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<![CDATA[Robin Williams' Children Battle Widow Over Estate ]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 14:08:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP741201775385.jpg
Seven months after Robin Williams tragic suicide, his family is taking their battle over his estate to the courtroom. According to court documents, Williams’ three children will dispute with the late actor's...

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<![CDATA[2015 iHeartRadio Music Awards]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 02:52:34 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NUP_168016_0013.JPG
The hottest celebrities in music attended the 2015 iHeartRadio Music at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles, Calif. Click through to see some of your favorite stars on the red carpet and performances from...

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<![CDATA[Music Festival Bans Selfie Sticks]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 08:03:22 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/181*120/Coachella2014-Sunday-Scenery.jpg
Festival goers can leave behind their selfie sticks when packing for their trips this year. The Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival in California is the latest in a string of festivals and venues to...

Photo Credit: Ryan Cowen]]>
<![CDATA["The Rock Obama" Returns to "SNL"]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 06:38:03 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/SNL-The-Rock-Obama-2.jpg
Whether he’s throwing down The People’s Elbow or underpinning the next explosive iteration of “Fast and the Furious,” Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has a talent for keeping a franchise alive.

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<![CDATA[WrestleMania Hall of Fame Ceremony]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:55:13 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*120/wrestlemania_hall_of_fame_set1.JPG
Some of the biggest legends in wrestling were inducted into the WrestleMania Hall of Fame on Saturday night — and some of the biggest names in wrestling were there to honor them — as fans prepared to celebrate...

Photo Credit: Christie Smith]]>
<![CDATA[Slime and Stars at Nickelodeon's Kids' Choice Awards]]> Sun, 29 Mar 2015 12:23:08 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/AP292145567037.jpg
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Will Forte Sings Ode to His Beard]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 07:29:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Will-Forte-Beard-Song.jpg
The star of "The Last Man on Earth" joined his fellow "Saturday Night Live" alumnus on "Tonight" for a special tribute to his bygone facial hair.

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<![CDATA[Watch: Will Forte Sings an Ode to His Beard on "Tonight"]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:52:56 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Will-Forte-Ode-to-Beard-27-Mar-2015-1080_1200x675_419463747703.jpg
Will Forte recently shaved off his beard and he misses it very, very much.]]>
<![CDATA[Fallon Thank-You Notes: Final Four, Pope Francis]]> Sat, 28 Mar 2015 03:10:07 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fallon-Thank-You-Notes-Tussauds.jpg
Jimmy pens thank you notes to Pope Francis, garage sales and the new wax sculptures of him at Madame Tussauds.

Photo Credit: The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon]]>
<![CDATA[Jason Alexander to Replace Larry David in “Fish in the Dark”]]> Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:27:16 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/59683657.jpg
"Seinfeld” star Jason Alexander will return to Broadway after a 25 year absence -- and it’s thanks to the person who took him away from the stage in the first place.

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<![CDATA[Seth's Affirmations: Seth Is a Powerhouse, Seth Is in the Moment]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 07:01:18 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Affirmations+.png
The “Late Night” writers were kind enough to write some affirmations for Seth Meyers to provide him with emotional support and encouragement.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: "Tonight Show" Hashtags #HowIQuit]]> Fri, 27 Mar 2015 10:20:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Hashtag+HowIQuit.png
Jimmy Fallon asks "Tonight Show" fans to submit their story of how they quit a job via Twitter with the hashtag #HowIQuit.]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: "Tonight Show" Screen Grabs]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:26:55 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Tonight+Show+Screen+Grabs.png
Jimmy Fallon asks "Tonight Show" fans to send in screenshots found on the Internet and shares some of his favorite submissions, including a 1000-year-old grandmother and an interesting Pat Benatar album cover on...]]>
<![CDATA[Watch: "Late Night" Celebrity Spelling Bee]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 06:15:35 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Meyers+Celebrity+Spelling+Bee.JPG
In this day and age, we know so much about celebrity lives thanks to social network and gossip magazine, but the real question is: Can you spell their name? Find out in this "Late Night" game of "Celebrity...

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<![CDATA["Mitt in the Mirror" With Mitt Romney & Jimmy Fallon]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 07:16:10 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/NUP_167998_1610.JPG
Mitt Romney finally revealed why he isn’t running in 2016, ending his presidential aspirations. The 2012 Republican presidential candidate stopped by the “Tonight Show” Wednesday and chatted with Jimmy...

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<![CDATA[Watch: Mitt Romney in the Mirror]]> Thu, 26 Mar 2015 04:27:01 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/Fallon+Mitt+Romney+Face+Off.JPG
Before his "Tonight Show" interview, Gov. Romney talks to his "reflection" in the mirror.

Photo Credit: Douglas Gorenstein/NBC]]>
<![CDATA["Name Our Roo": LA Zoo Holds Kangaroo Naming Contest]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:53:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/160*128/la-zoo-name-our-kangaroos-032515.jpg
The Los Angeles Zoo is asking the public to "meet its babies" and name its newest little one, a western gray kangaroo baby.

Photo Credit: Photo Courtesy of Jamie Pham ]]>
<![CDATA[Fans React to Zayn Malik Quitting One Direction]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 18:25:38 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/214*120/459478626.jpg
One Direction fans, or One Directioners, took to social media Wednesday to share their despair over news that Zayn Malik has left the group after 5 years.

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<![CDATA[Record-Breaking Show "The Fantasticks" to Close in May]]> Wed, 25 Mar 2015 15:40:51 -0400 http://media.nbcnewyork.com/images/213*120/FantITW.jpg
The off-Broadway phenomenon "The Fantasticks" will pack away its confetti and cardboard moon this summer, ending a record-breaking, fantastic run that started when Dwight D. Eisenhower was president.

Photo Credit: Graham Dougherty ]]>