Once upon a time there was a never-say-die rocker who decided to write a children’s book. Yep, Keith Richards is penning a kids tome for Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. “Gus & Me: The Story of My Granddad and My First Guitar,” will debut Sept. 9 as both a hardcover book/CD and an ebook. The 70-year-old got the writing bug during while working on his autobiography Life, released in 2010. Keif’s daughter Theodora Dupree Richards will illustrate the book. “I have just become a grandfather for the fifth time, so I know what I’m talking about,” Keif said in a statement. “The special bond between kids and grandparents is unique and should be treasured. This is a story of one of those magical moments.”
Figure skater/headline maker Adam Rippon declined the opportunity to become an NBC correspondent for the rest of the 2018 Winter Games when he realized it would mean leaving the Olympic team and Village. “My teammates were there for me during my events, and now I NEED to be there for them,” tweeted the U.S. team […]
Alfre Woodard (Luke Cage) will guest as Cookie’s formidable mother on an upcoming episode of Fox drama Empire….Madeline Stowe (Revenge) joins Fox musical drama pilot Mixtape….Bonnie Soper (Filthy Rich) will play Princess Diana and Maggie Sullivan (Fargo) takes on Queen Elizabeth in Lifetime movie Harry & Meghan: A Royal Romance.
The 2018 NBA All-Star Game handed Turner Sports with boosts across all platforms – television (TNT and TBS), digital and social, including a 4.3 household rating and 5.1 million household impressions – both up 2% over 2017 and marking the best for the event since 2013, based on Nielsen Fast Nationals. In addition, the telecast […]
The Big 12 Conference is turning to FloSports to live stream the 2018 Big 12 championships for swimming & diving on FloSwimming.com, indoor and outdoor track & field on FloTrack.com, wrestling on FloWrestling.com, and gymnastics on FloGymnastics.com. The deal is an expansion of FloSports’ current agreement with the conference. Programming begins Feb. 21-24 with the […]
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