If you can't beat them, license them. That seems to be the approach Alloy Entertainment is taking, by teaming with Amazon on a new business venture that will allow fan fic writers to earn money from stories based on such Alloy brands as Pretty Little Liars, Vampire Diaries and Gossip Girl.
Today, Amazon announced the creation of Kindle Worlds, a "commercial publishing platform that will enable any writer to create fan fiction based on a range of original stories and characters and earn royalties for doing so."
It's about time someone had the horse sense to start building up the next generation of the Newman vs. Abbott war! The respective dynasties' heirs apparent, Adam (Michael Muhney) and Billy (Billy Miller) square off today on The Young and the Restless.
Will Victor's (Eric Braeden) son go through with his plan to reveal Jack's (Peter Bergman) baby bro is backsliding into gambling addiction to Victoria (Amelia Heinle)? More of this, please... Watch a sneak peek of today's Y&R after the jump!
Abercrombie & Fitch just lost another customer. Ellen DeGeneres is not amused following CEO Mike Jeffries' declaration the company doesn't sell clothes to plus-sized individuals, because A&F only wants “cool, good-looking people” in their clothing. M’kay, boo…
Watch the daytime talk show queen give Jeffries a hilarious dressing down after the jump! READ MORE
Family drama hasn't slowed Sharon Osbourne’s career down. Britain’s ITV network has announced The Talk co-host will return to Simon Cowell’s U.K. version of X Factor, in time for its 10th season later on this year.
Osbourne was one of the original judges from 2004-2007. Mrs. O will join Pussycat Dolls’ Nicole Scherzinger, former Take That frontman Gary Barlow and music manager Louis Walsh. In a released statement on Osbourne’s return, Cowell remarked:
Three words I never thought I'd say.... Welcome back, Sharon! READ MORE
Sam is not pleased to find Silas at her door, so she slams it shut in his face. When she reopens it, Silas claims he’s there for his nephew. Sam wonders what he wants with Rafe, since he didn’t care before when she told him about his nephew. Silas was shocked by the news at first, but now has come to meet Rafe. Sam feels Rafe has been through enough, but Silas informs her he isn’t leaving town.
The Haves and The Have Nots' Tika Sumpter Dishes Oprah, Tyler Perry and Smooching Chace Crawford! (VIDEO)By Jamey Giddens on May 21, 2013
You may only have One Life to Live, but Tika Sumpter continues to prove her career was merely just beginning when she appeared on the ABC Daytime sudser from 2005-11. The in demand actress has been busy with high profile guest spots on primetime series like Gossip Girl and The Game and big screen turns in flicks like Think Like a Man and Sparkle. Now she's returning to the soap world in OWN and Tyler Perry's The Haves and The Have Nots (premiering May 28 at 9/9c).
Pop Sugar recently caught up with Tikalicious to talk about her new gig as the venomous Candace Young on Haves, and even got her to spill what it's been like working with Oprah Winfrey! Watch the video below. READ MORE