A tragic loss for Snoop Dog; the death of a legendary actress; Mariska Hargitay gives a shoutout to her husband; and key footage of some of television’s biggest premieres — here’s all the entertainment news and gossip you missed over the last week from Hollywood.
Devastating Losses in Entertainment News
The son of rapper Snoop Dogg and his partner, Soraya, suffered a heartbreaking tragedy. The couple lost their newborn son, Kai Love. Also, Mexican pop singer Jose Jose died on Saturday, September 28 of pancreatic cancer. He had been battling the disease since 2017. Lastly, Diahann Carroll lost her battle with cancer at 84.
The Law & Order: SVU star Mariska Hargitay shared a special thank you to her husband, actor Peter Hermann, on Instagram. He helped her produce the riveting and extremely important documentary, I Am Evidence.
Grey’s Big Debut
Did you miss the Season 16 premiere of Grey’s Anatomy? We’ve got a clip from the episode featuring Meredith (Ellen Pompeo), who’s stuck doing community service, and a whole lot more. Plus, there’s also a video of Amelia (Caterina Scorsone) finding out she’s pregnant and dropping her bombshell on her baby daddy, Link (Chris Carmack).
Last, but not least, Alex (Justin Chambers) proposes to Jo (Camila Luddington), again, following her stint in a mental health facility.
Law & Order Returns
In this highlight video from Law & Order: SVU’s Season 21 debut episode, Benson (Mariska Hargitay) finds out Dodds (Peter Gallagher) is leaving their SVU unit and heading to Staten Island. And there’s also a great clip surrounding a #MeToo-themed storyline that you won’t want to miss.
In Empire’s premiere episode, Cookie (Taraji P. Henson) lays into Lucious (Terrence Howard) for leaving her and abandoning their family. Check out the explosive video footage.
It’s not the first time Cookie has spoken out, and it won’t be the last. In this sneak peek from the show’s second episode, she takes Damon to task for betraying her.
From Daytime to Hallmark
Former soap star John Wesley Shipp (ex-Kelly Nelson, Guiding Light; ex-Douglas Cummings, As the World Turns) has new film project. He’s set to star in Hallmark’s Ruby Herring Mysteries: Her Last Breath.
The Real Housewives of New York’s Bethenny Frankel confronts co-star Ramona Singer in this flashback from the Season 7 reunion special, after she spread rumors about her cheating on her first and second husband. And in another video, Dorinda Medley asks Frankel why things feel so strange between them and if there’s something wrong.
The Season 6 premiere of Empire ended with a bang. Take a look back at the moment Lucious Lyon was shot in the chest. And there’s the moment Cookie set her publicist straight about not being in the right place to make a statement regarding her ex-husband.
In this Law & Order: SVU flashback, Olivia (Mariska Hargitay) and Amanda (Kelli Giddish) lean on each other after a tragic case involving a woman accused of having killed her entire family.
And check out this footage from Season 15 of Grey’s Anatomy where Meredith (Ellen Pompeo), Amelia (Caterina Scorsone) and Maggie (Kelly McCreary) discuss matchmakers and finding love.