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Katy Perry, Tracee Ellis Ross & Chloe Bennet Lead Star-Studded ABC Winter TCA Party 2018!

Katy Perry, Tracee Ellis Ross and Chloe Bennet strike a pose while the 2018 Disney ABC Winter TCA Press Tour Party on Monday evening (January 8) in Pasadena, Calif.

The three ladies were joined by Katy‘s fellow American Idol judges Luke Bryan and Lionel Richie, Chloe‘s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. co-stars Clark Gregg, Ming-Na Wen and Jeff Ward, The Middle‘s Patricia Heaton, The GoldbergsWendi McLendon-Covey, Sam Lerner and Hayley Orrantia, The Bachelor‘s Arie Luyendyk Jr., Hawaii Five-0‘s Daniel Dae Kim, and 2 Broke Girls creator Whitney Cummings.

Also in attendance to represent their shows were Splitting Up Together‘s Jenna Fisher, Oliver Hudson, Lindsay Price and Bobby Lee, Roseanne‘s Roseanne Barr, Emma Kenney, Sarah Chalke, Michael Fishman, Lecy Goranson and Ames McNamra, Alex Inc.‘s Zach Braff, Michael Imperioli, Hillary Anne Matthews and Tiya Sircar, The Crossing‘s Steve Zahn, Simone Kessell, Natalie Martinez and Marcius Harris, How to Get Away with Murder‘s Tom Verica, American Housewife‘s Katy Mixon, Diedrich Bader and Carly Hughes, and the stars of the upcoming Grey’s Anatomy firefighter spinoff series Alberto Freza, Jay Hayden, Okieriete Onaodowan, Grey Damon, Danielle Savre and Barrett Doss.

FYI: Katy is wearing an Area dress, Giuseppe Zanotti shoes and APM Monaco earring.

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Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, & Lionel Richie Talk 'American Idol' at Winter TCA Press Tour 2018

Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie teamed up at the 2018 Winter TCA Press Tour!

The singers took the stage during the ABC/Disney portion of the event held at The Langham Huntington on Monday (January 8) in Pasadena, Calif.

Katy looked stunning in a semi-sheer black and white checked ensemble, white pumps, gold jewelry, and red lipstick.

All three will serve as judges on the upcoming American Idol reboot, set to premiere on March 11 on ABC. Auditions kicked off back in August, and 23 cities were visited to try and find the next big talent.

Also in attendance were host Ryan Seacrest and several executive producers.

Watch a video of Luke and Ryan hanging out backstage below!

Go dawgs!!!

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35+ pictures inside of Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, Lionel Richie, and more at the event… More Here! »

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Kennedy Center Honors 2017 - Performers, Presenters, & Honorees!

The 40th Kennedy Center Honors is airing tonight on CBS and we have all the details about the star-studded presentation.

This year, the five honorees are actress, dancer and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade, singer-songwriter and actress Gloria Estefan, hip hop artist LL Cool J, TV writer and producer Norman Lear, and musician and record producer Lionel Richie.

The event was pre-recorded on December 3 and features a full lineup of performers and presenters.

Tune into CBS tonight (December 26) at 9pm ET to catch the full special!

Click inside for the full list of performers and presenters at tonight’s Kennedy Center Honors…More Here! »

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Nicole Richie, Eva Longoria & More Help Pay Tribute To Honorees at Kennedy Center Honors 2017!

Nicole Richie and Eva Longoria keep it chic and sophisticated while hitting the red carpet at the 2017 Kennedy Center Honors held at the Kennedy Center on Monday (December 3) in Washington, DC.

The 36-year-old Great News star and Eva, 42, were joined at the event by Karolina Kurkova, Leona Lewis, Misty Copeland, Becky G, Luke Bryan, Anthony Anderson and Julie Andrews.

Nicole and Eva were in attendance to help tribute honorees Lionel Richie and Gloria Estefan, as well as dancer and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade, LL Cool J, and producer Norman Lear.

“Last night I had the pleasure to be part of the #KennedyCenterHonors tribute to my dear friend @GloriaEstefan. An incredible night full with love and respect for an incredible woman,” Eva wrote on her Twitter account.

The 2017 Kennedy Center Honors is set to air on Tuesday, Dec. 26 on CBS!


FYI: Nicole is wearing a Zac Posen gown. Eva is wearing Balmain. Karolina is wearing a Cristina Ottaviano outfit.

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LL Cool J, Lionel Richie & Gloria Estefan Receive Kennedy Center Honors!

LL Cool J, Lionel Richie and Gloria Estefan were just honored in a major way!

The three stars, including American dancer and choreographer Carmen de Lavallade and American television writer and producer Norman Lear, were all recipients of the annual Kennedy Center Honors on Saturday (December 2) in Washington, D.C.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of LL Cool J

“The @KennedyCenter Honors Class of 2017. Truly Honored to be sharing this special moment with this group of extraordinary people. Congratulations to my fellow honorees!!! #KCHonors,” LL wrote on his Instagram.

Attendees at the Kennedy Center Artist’s Dinner hosted by United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson included Kenneth “Babyface” and Nicole Edmonds, Julie Chen and Les Moonves, Eva Longoria and Anthony Anderson.

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American Idol's New Judges Explain Why They Are All Nice

Don’t expect any of American Idol‘s three new judges – Katy Perry, Luke Bryan, and Lionel Richie – to be mean to contestants the way Simon Cowell was on the show.

The three entertainers told Variety that none of them would take on the Simon “role.”

“We’re artists, not record company executives or critics,” Luke said. “These 15- and 16 year-olds are still a couple of years away, but you can see their promise, the potential. We’re not there to discourage them. If we word it wrong, they may give up all up.”

“Young kids take things to heart. I can be sarcastic as all get out, and even a little snarky,” Katy added. “Like Simon, I’m also a truth-teller, a straight shooter. But at the end of the day, I’m not here to tell anyone they suck. It’s not about that.”

Pictured inside: Luke, Katy, and Lionel arriving for an American Idol taping on Thursday (November 16) at the Dolby Theatre in Hollywood.

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Lionel Richie & Daughter Sofia Make Rare Red Carpet Appearance Together

Lionel Richie got support from his daughter Sofia at the 2017 SAG-AFTRA Foundation Patron of the Artists Awards!

The 68-year-old singer and the 19-year-old model hit the red carpet at the event held at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Thursday (November 9) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

Lionel wore all black, while Sofia opted for an oversized white blazer and dangling earrings.

It marked the father-daughter duo’s first official appearance together in three years, as well as the first appearance since she confirmed her relationship with Scott Disick in September.

During the ceremony, Michael Keaton presented Lionel with the Recording Artists Inspiration Award for his philanthropic work.

“Congrats on being honored tonight dad,” Sofia shared on Instagram, along with a fun photo of the pair with Lionel‘s girlfriend Lisa Parigi, which you can see here. “You deserve it all. ( Will Smith moment ).”

Also in attendance were Kat Graham, Max Carver, Zelda Williams, Kevin Zegers, and Amber Stevens West.

FYI: Kat is wearing Monse. Sofia is wearing Francesco Russo shoes.

Also pictured inside: Katharine McPhee, David Foster, Ted Sarandos, and Judd Apatow.

25+ pictures inside of Lionel Richie, Sofia Richie, and more at the event… More Here! »

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