The fallout continues for Kevin Spacey after Anthony Rapp’s allegations that he tried to seduce him when he was 14-years-old . Netflix announced early Monday that season six of House of Cards would be the show’s last. Tuesday the streaming network announced it would halt production . “MRC and Netflix have decided to suspend production on ‘House of Cards’ season six, until further notice, to give us time to review the current situation and to address any concerns of our cast and crew,” the company said in a joint statement. Spacey will also no longer be honored by the International Academy of Television Arts & Science with its 2017 Founders Award. The Academy made the announcement Monday night on its website.
Wendy Williams fainted onstage during her live show on Tuesday. The host took the stage dressed in a Lady Liberty costume complete with a blue wig. Mid segment she stopped speaking and stumbled backward before falling to the ground. The show immediately cut to commercial but when it came back Williams was on her feet and explained that she had over heated in her costume. “She has been examined by medical professionals and finished the show in true Wendy spirit. She has never missed a day of work, and will continue all shows as planned. She will address this on air tomorrow,” William’s spokesperson said in a statement.
Bette Midler is not excited about the news that the Disney Channel is remaking the Halloween cult classic Hocus Pocus. Midler told People “I know it’s cheap. It’s going to be cheap!” Midler played Winifred Sanderson in the original starring alongside Sarah Jessica Parker and Kathy Najimy. “My character is very, very broad and I don’t know who they’re going to find to play that,”Midler added.