Weekly Entertainment News Wrap — Tragic Endings and New Beginnings

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Two tragic deaths; Smolett’s lost Empire; and an NCIS star gets engaged — here’s what you missed this past week in entertainment news.

Entertainment News — Tragic Endings

Ugly Betty creator Silvio Horta, feature film writer, series creator, and television producer was found dead on Tuesday. Sadly, it appears to be from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Mollie Fitzgerald, who appeared in Captain America: The First Avengers, has been accused of a horrific crime: a fatal attack on her own mother.

Empire Lost
Jussie Smollett made lots of headlines over the past year. And it looks like they may have played a part in the decision of the Empire brass not to bring him back for the show’s finale.

Putting A Ring On It

Sorry, ladies. NCIS star and That 70’s Show alum Wilmer Valderrama is officially off the market. The actor popped the question to his girlfriend Amanda Pacheco.

Hollywood Going Globe-al
Ellen DeGeneres was deeply touched when she received The Carol Burnett Award at the 77th Annual Golden Globe Awards. Her acceptance speech delivered a perfect blend of humor and heart.

Joey King was thrilled for her TV mom Patricia Arquette, who won a Golden Globe for her role in Hulu’s The Act. What she wasn’t prepared for, however, was her surprise encounter with Arquette’s trophy.

As always, the Golden Globes gift bag was chock full of cool swag. And now there’s a chance for you to win one. Find out how.

Keeping It Real

As Law & Order: SVU continues its 21st season on NBC, the cast got together to reflect on the series. In this clip, including lead Mariska Hargitay (Olivia Benson), they explain what they did to make sure their characters were as authentic as possible,

Building A Brand
Lisa Vanderpump has built her brand and popularity way beyond The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills to Vanderpump Rules. One thing is responsible for all of it.

Making Love Last
Every now and then a Hollywood couple comes along who knows how to make their relationship last. Here’s a look at two of them, who have been going strong for a decade: Beyoncé and Jay-Z and primetime and former soap stars Eric Winter and Roselyn Sánchez

Hollywood Breakups

During their three years together, Scarlett Johansson and Ryan Reynolds kept details of their romance private from the public. But in the end, their top-secret approach couldn’t save their relationship

Fans were shocked when Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp came out as a couple. But the “perfect” pair ultimately ended up going their separate ways.

It was game, set, perfect match when Andre Agassi and Brooke Shields hooked up as a Hollywood couple. However, things eventually fell apart in a horrible way.

Alec Baldwin and Kim Basinger were a Tinseltown “it” couple for years. Then, their romance imploded and they headed to divorce court.

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