03:36 PM EDT 06/30/2015
Originally posted 06/29/2015 12:00PM
Not long after her mother died suddenly from a fall, the comedian was diagnosed with cancer in both breasts. Notaro, 44, recalls thinking at the time: "After everything that had happened, I have cancer?"
On July 17, Netflix's documentary Tig gives an inside look at what else what running through Notaro's mind during one of the most trying – and strangely amusing – periods of her life.
"As soon as I was diagnosed, everything came over me as funny," she adds in PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly's exclusive First Look trailer. "I love stand-up so much. I wanted to do it one more time."
Originally posted 06/29/2015 09:15AM
[YOUTUBE "39AibKDWbjE" "auto"] Fifteen years ago, a young Amy Winehouse was already showcasing her deep and eclectic vocals, even while singing "Happy Birthday."
Originally posted 06/18/2015 11:45PM
Malala Yousafzai, 17, who last year was awarded the Nobel Peace Prize, stars in He Named Me Malala
Originally posted 04/29/2015 10:00AM
"I think the only way to tell you who I am these days is to sing a song," says Nina Simone in the first trailer for What Happened, Miss Simone?, which debuts exclusively on PEOPLE and Entertainment Weekly. "We'll start from the beginning."
Originally posted 04/27/2015 03:10PM
Olivia Wilde had several projects premiere at this year's Tribeca Film Festival, but there was one she was particularly passionate about: Body Team 12.
Originally posted 03/30/2015 12:40PM
Actress Leah Remini, a former Scientologist, has spoken out about HBO's investigative documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief.
Originally posted 03/13/2015 04:10PM
[BRIGHTCOVE "4105174249001" "" "" "auto"] From Lady Gaga to Britney Spears to the king of celebrity impersonators, Elvis Presley, trying to earning a buck by posing as your famous lookalike takes pluck and luck. (Few among us are blessed with Hugh Hefner's chin.)
Originally posted 03/12/2015 05:55PM
To the world, Kurt Cobain was the quintessential '90s rocker, but to his wife, Courtney Love, and daughter, Frances Bean Cobain, he was so much more.
Originally posted 03/10/2015 03:15PM
[BRIGHTCOVE "4101244698001" "" "" "auto"] Laury Sacks was seemingly too young to be losing her memory.
Originally posted 03/03/2015 07:10PM
The makers of one of Sundance's most buzzed-about films are putting the heat on John Travolta and Tom Cruise.
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