AP Top Entertainment News At 11:12 a.m. EDT

Allison Williams headed skyward as NBC's Peter Pan
NEW YORK (AP) -- NBC has picked its Peter Pan: high-flying "Girls" star Allison Williams....

Lollapalooza marks a decade in Chicago
CHICAGO (AP) -- Once the vagabond of the music festival and touring circuit, Lollapalooza marks its 10th anniversary in Chicago when it opens for three days starting Friday with a lineup including Eminem, Outkast and Kings of Leon....

What's a group selfie? Usie (pronounced uss-ee)
NEW YORK (AP) -- What do you call a group selfie? An usie, of course!...

Kristen Bell gets back to her 'Hair' roots
NEW YORK (AP) -- Before she was Princess Anna in "Frozen" or even Veronica Mars, Kristen Bell was a musical theater geek. Now she's letting her roots show....

Rabe, Wolcott, Bidart among winners of PEN awards
NEW YORK (AP) -- Playwright David Rabe, journalist and critic James Wolcott and poet Frank Bidart are among this year's winners of awards given out by the PEN American Center, the literary and human rights organization....

APNewsBreak: Ventura passage to be cut from book
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The passage from the best-selling memoir "American Sniper" that sparked former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura's defamation lawsuit against author Chris Kyle will be removed, publisher HarperCollins said Wednesday....

Review: Boseman drips with charisma as James Brown
There's a delicious moment in "Get On Up," Tate Taylor's new James Brown biopic, when Brown - played by Chadwick Boseman, in a thrillingly magnetic performance - is about to appear on the T.A.M.I. Show, a multi-act concert filmed in 1964....

ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse
NEW YORK (AP) -- ESPN has suspended outspoken sportscaster Stephen A. Smith for a week because of his comments about domestic abuse suggesting women should make sure that they don't do anything to provoke an attack....

Lawyers for Hollywood sex-abuse accuser want out
HONOLULU (AP) -- Lawyers for a former child model accusing `X-Men' director Bryan Singer of sex abuse said Tuesday they want to get off the case because their relationship with the accuser has deteriorated....

Prison for fraudster who lied about booking Bieber
NEW YORK (AP) -- A New York man who stole millions of dollars from clients by falsely promising to book performances by world-famous recording artists like Rihanna, Lady Gaga and Justin Bieber has been sentenced to five to 10 years in prison....

AP Photo
AP Photo/Charles Sykes
Entertainment Video
Latest News
Allison Williams headed skyward as NBC's Peter Pan

Fitz and The Tantrums headline US Open ceremony

Rabe, Wolcott, Bidart among winners of PEN awards

Kristen Bell gets back to her 'Hair' roots

ESPN suspends Smith for comments on abuse

Correction: Music-Eric Clapton story

Howard to call Premier League games during season

Audra McDonald helps 'Lady Day' turn a profit

Legal fallout begins for 'Jesus Christ Superstar'

Teacher who survived Sandy Hook has book deal