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Jerry Seinfeld apologizes for allegedly biting from Carpool Series Idea

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Almost nothing producers in Hollywood create stems from an original idea, so they find content worth imitating with optimism of not getting caught.

On this week’s chopping block is veteran actor Jerry Seinfeld who’s was called out over his new Netflix streaming series.

The star of “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,” was recently slammed by Robert Llewellyn for allegedly copying his original show concept of chatting with influential figures while riding around in vehicles.

“These are all real shows!” Seinfeld says in a tweet. “And we are proud that others have taken notice of our style and have been inspired by it. The only comment we would like to make is: If you’re going to knock us off, get it right!”

Robert Llewellyn tweeted Wednesday that his “Carpool” show predates “Comedians in Cars,” having run on the Internet in 2009 and aired on TV in 2010-11.

Just days after proudly promoting his latest gig, Seinfeld took to Twitter to apologize to the British actor who hosted a chat-in-cars show three years before Seinfeld’s show premiered. “Apology to Robert Llewelyn Car Pool. Had not heard of it,” he wrote.

“That’s very kind of you sir,” Llewellyn replied. “I’ve moved on since the Carpool days but the series is still up on YouTube.”

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Rihanna, Zendaya, Natalie Portman, and more attend World Premiere of Queen & Slim

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Lena Waithe, Writer/Producer, and Melina Matsoukas, Director/Producer, attend the QUEEN & SLIM World Premiere Gala Screening at AFI FEST 2019 in Hollywood, CA on Thursday, November 14, 2019.

Entertainment’s elite descended on the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, California last night (Nov. 15) for the premiere of Queen and Slim starring Academy Award nominee Daniel Kaluuya and newcomer Jodie Turner-Smith.

The film, written by Emmy winning screenwriter Lena Waithe, addresses police brutality, centering a black couple who, after a traffic stop gone-wrong, have to make the choice of escaping from the corrupt justice system or face incarceration.

See highlights from the premiere below:

Images courtesy of Eric Charbonneau.

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Kevin Hart makes first Public Appearance since Car Crash

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Kevin Hart made his first appearance last night in Los Angeles at the 2019 People’s Choice Awards after a long recovery from a nearly-fatal car crash.

 The American comedian and actor fractured his spine in September of this year. Hart later began intensive physical therapy following the incident. 

On Sunday (Nov. 10) the father of three took to the stage at the ceremony to accept The Comedy Act Of 2019 award.

“First and foremost thank God because I definitely don’t have to be here,” Hart said. “Being that I am, it makes me appreciate life more. It makes me appreciate the things that really matter. I want to thank my wife and my kids. They really stepped up for me.”

 The comedian who attended the event with wife Eniko Parrish, 35, and his daughter Heaven Hart, 14 added:

“I also want to take the time to thank the People’s Choice Awards, just for this. This is amazing. But more importantly, the people, man. You have no idea the effect that you have on us as entertainers. Your energy, your support, it means the world and I truly want to thank you guys for being there for me in my difficult time. This is special. They all are. I do not take them for granted. Thank you so much. God bless everyone in this room. Peace.” 

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Donald Trump Jr. lauds Kanye West’s ‘Jesus is King’ Album

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Kanye West onstage during his Jesus Is King album and film event at The Forum on Oct. 23, 2019 in Inglewood, California. KEVIN WINTER / GETTY IMAGES 

Donald Trump Jr. has publicly displayed his support for Kanye West’s new Christian album, Jesus is King via Twitter while simultaneously firing shots at the “Leftists.”

“Kanye is ‘cracking the culture code,” the politician asserted. “Jesus Is King is the ‘epitome of fearless creativity and “dangerous, unapproved” ideas,” he added.

He then slammed The Democratic Party for silencing “those who are speaking truth.”

Although Mr. West has made previous claims of being a reformed MAGA supporter, leaving politics beneath his tight-knit Yeezy’s. Perhaps, Trump Jr. will persuade the indecisive rapper to join forces with the red hat clan once more.

West, 42, has not yet responded. See the tweet below.

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