09222017

LDS teen Evie Clair demonstrates courage, pays tribute to father in AGT final performance

Evie Clair once again showed courage and maturity beyond her years in her performance during the “America’s Got Talent” final on Tuesday night. Paying tribute to her father who died on Sept. 7 from stage 4 colon cancer, the [...]

Lindsey Stirling shines in first dance performance on ‘Dancing With the Stars’

Tonight was amazing!!! Call 1-800-868-3407 to vote for Mark and I. You can vote up to 13 times. Thanks for getting me here. LINK in the bio to vote! A post shared by Lindsey Stirling (@lindseystirling) on Sep 18, 2017 at 9:05pm PDT Electronic [...]

LDS teen Evie Clair to perform in ‘America’s Got Talent’ finals Tuesday night

Evie Clair decided to return to “America’s Got Talent” to perform in the finals, Clair’s mother announced on her blog Saturday. After the 13-year-old singer’s father, Amos Abplanalp, died on Thursday, Sept. 7, [...]

Coming and going: Movies and shows on Netflix in August 2017

Utah clean comedy fans might recognize one name on Netflix’s upcoming shows list for August. BYU graduate Ryan Hamilton joins the line of stand-up comedians on Netflix with an hour-long routine called “Happy Face.” Hamilton [...]

Roasting the competition: Nancy Judd crafts award-winning creations

At age 3, Nancy Judd received a miniature baking set for Christmas. She shadowed her mom in the kitchen using a fraction of the ingredients in her own little pan. When she made her first cake, she presented it to her dad after dinner. “My [...]

Aaron Fielding and Dalton Johnson bring the write skills to ‘Studio C’

When Studio C’s Matt Meese called Aaron Fielding, he assumed it was a pocket dial. After all, he knew his name would be in Matt’s phone directory since he rented from him earlier that year and his double-A name lands him at the [...]

The lady of laughs: Library-loving Tori Pence joins ‘Studio C’

In the summer of 2013, Tori Pence chopped 10 inches off her hair and rocked a pixie cut — something she had wanted to do for years. That season, she was also known throughout the Aspen Grove Family camp as the rule-promoting superhero — [...]

How ‘wasting time’ led James Perry to a career with ‘Studio C’

“Wasting time” is what led James Perry to become a regular cast member and writer for BYUtv’s family-friendly sketch comedy show, “Studio C,” Perry told the audience attending his BYU TEDx talk in March. In his [...]

Utah dancer follows sister’s footsteps onto ‘So You Think You Can Dance’

Two Provo dancers — Jensen Arnold and Tristan Sosa — advanced to the next round on season 14 of “So You Think You Can Dance.” Arnold is the younger sister of Lindsay Arnold, a season 9 competitor who made it to the Top [...]

Provo’s Aaliyah Rose eliminated from ‘The Voice’ in live playoffs

Aaliyah Rose’s journey on “The Voice” came to an end on Monday night. The 14-year-old Provo native was eliminated in the live playoffs. Country singer Lauren Duski and 15-year-old Aliyah Molden were voted to represent Team [...]

‘Studio C’ character, Awkward Avoidance Viking, helping Conan on Tuesday night

Utah County’s clean sketch comedy show, “Studio C,” is appearing on late-night show “Conan” Tuesday night. In the episode’s description on Conan’s website, it says the Awkward Avoidance Viking, a “Studio [...]

Utah-Tube: Gardner Quad Squad storms Ellen DeGeneres’ show with cuteness

It was out of the “Mommy Break” pantry and onto the big stage for the Ashley Gardner, the Orem, Utah mom of 2-year-old quadruplet girls known as the Gardner Quad Squad. Gardner got a few minutes with talk show host Ellen DeGeneres [...]

12 times Downton Abbey perfectly described being a Mormon

On March 6, the Masterpiece series “Downton Abbey” aired its final episode. But while the series may be over, its timeless stories, unforgettable characters and swoon-worthy costumes will live in our hearts forever. In honor of the [...]

Orem’s Jenn Blosil eliminated from ‘American Idol’

Orem native Jenn Blosil was eliminated on the “American Idol: The Farewell Season” top 14 results show Thursday night. “Just got off the phone with Harryconnickjr. WHAT A NICE GUY,” Blosil wrote on her Facebook page. “I [...]

Orem’s Jenn Blosil shows her ‘True Colors’ in top 14 performance

Orem resident Jenn Blosil showed her “true colors” Wednesday night on “American Idol: The Farewell Season.” Blosil, 23, sang Cyndi Lauper’s “True Colors” for her top 14 performance. “I knew that [...]

Orem native Jenn Blosil makes American Idol’s top 14

Orem native Jenn Blosil has made it into the top 14 of “American Idol: The Farewell Season.” The judges — Harry Connick Jr., Keith Urban and Jennifer Lopez — chose the final seven contestants to be in the top 14 of “American [...]

Orem native makes it into American Idol’s final Top 24

Orem native Jenn Blosil has made it into the Top 24 on the final season of “American Idol.” “HOLY SMOKES- tears came to my eyes today as my heart swelled with gratitude,” Blosil wrote on her Facebook page. “Being [...]

Gardner Quad Squad’s show, ‘Rattled,’ premieres on Tuesday night

The Gardner Quad Squad is officially making their debut on TV Tuesday night for the first episode of their anticipated TLC show, “Rattled.” Ashley and Tyson Gardner, who have a condo in American Fork, were one of four couples in [...]

9 Mormon shows to add to your Netflix queue

Gone are the days of flipping through channels in hopes of finding something clean or uplifting to view. Now, thanks to streaming services like Netflix, your options are seemingly limitless. Even better, Netflix has loads of LDS-themed movies [...]

Cosmo and Lindsey Stirling join performances at Country Music Awards

Two Utah County stars got to hang out with the best in country music Wednesday night at the 2015 Country Music Awards. BYU’s Cosmo the Cougar and Lindsey Stirling both participated in separate performances. Cosmo was part of an entourage [...]