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  • ‘Les Miserables’ Actor Kyle Jean-Baptiste Dies at 21

    Broadway actor Kyle Jean-Baptiste has died after falling off his mother’s fire escape. He was 21. Jean-Baptiste made Broadway history as the understudy for “Les Miserables” character Jean Valjean. When Jean-Baptiste stepped into the role, he became both the youngest actor to do so and the first…

    Variety
  • 6 Actors Who Sabotaged Their Own Careers

    It’s so difficult to make it as a Hollywood star that once you’ve got there, you’d think you’d do everything you could to stay. Who is Marcus Chong? Ultimately, Tank’s brother-in-law (played by someone else) became the new tech operator for the other two ‘Matrix’ films and Chong hasn’t appeared on…

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  • "War Room" Is Strong On Message But Weak On Entertainment

    "War Room" is the first Kendricks Brothers production but the team behind this film was also involved in the popular Christian themed movies "Flywheel", "Facing the Giants", Fireproof" and "Courageous". These movies set a high bar for the Kendricks Brothers to meet and sadly they failed with their…

    Huffington Post
  • 5 of the Best Slacker Films of All Time

    From high school stoners to grown ups who never really grew up, these films celebrate some of the most unmotivated characters ever created.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • ‘Suicide Squad’: David Ayer Tweets Cast and Crew Photo on Final Day of Production

    Warner Bros.’ “Suicide Squad” ended principal photography on Friday, and director David Ayer commemorated the event by posting a photo of the cast and crew on Twitter. It's a wrap folks! #SuicideSquad #WarnerBros #DCcomics pic.twitter.com/1Rkvd9t3JX — David Ayer (@DavidAyerMovies) August 28, 2015…

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  • Bill Maher Slams Donald Trump’s “Go Back To Univision” Comment As Racist

    Bill Maher is taking Donald Trump more seriously these days. While continuing to use the Republican front-runner as an ever-ready punchline, the HBO host seemed more angry than bemused during last night’s Real Time with Bill Maher when talking about the increasingly amped-up anti-immigration…

    Deadline
  • MTV VMAs: 10 Craziest Moments of Past Years

    From Kanye West's infamous stage crash to Michael Jackson's nonexistent "artist of the millennium" honor, THR looks back at the show's wildest moments to date.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Venice Film Festival: Martin Scorsese’s 'The Audition' Premiere Canceled

    Due to "technical problems" the big-budget short will not be in Venice.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • The Trump Monster from the GOP's Id

    Who remembers the 1956 science fiction classic, Academy Award-nominated film, Forbidden Planet, featuring the likes of Walter Pidgeon and Robby the Robot? To the sci-fi aficionado, it was in a league of its own and according to Gene Roddenberry an inspiration for the Star Trek franchise.Do you…

    Huffington Post
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    Can you recognise Ameesha Patel? (8 photos)

    Ameesha Patel was spotted at the photoshoot of her film ‘Desi Magic’. But hold on just a second, is that really her? Her look in ‘Desi Magic’ is a far cry from her pretty, innocent look in her debut film ‘Kaho Na Pyar Hai’.

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  • Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler’s ‘The House’ Casts Ryan Simpkins

    Ryan Simpkins is joining Will Ferrell and Amy Poehler in the New Line comedy “The House,” in which she’ll play their teenage daughter. Ferrell and Poehler will portray parents who lose the money intended to pay for their daughter’s college tuition and open an underground casino out of desperation.…

    Variety
  • Patrick Stewart: Starz's 'Blunt Talk' Is a "Liberating Experience"

    "A lot of people have been saying, 'Patrick Stewart doing comedy, that doesn't seem right,'" Stewart tells THR. He shares why the show has been a "delightful and very creative experience."

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • Rebekah Brooks Will Return To Pre-Scandal Perch At News Corp UK: Reports

    Rebekah Brooks and Rupert Murdoch appear to be thisclose again. British press reports Friday said that Brooks has agreed to return to her former post as head of News Corp’s newspaper division, and News Corp wasn’t denying it: “As we ‎have said, we have been having discussions with Rebekah Brooks…

    Deadline
  • TENS: Pain Therapy

    Achy muscles? Bad back? See how electrical currents can relieve pain with a TENS device.

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  • DC Entertainment Chief Diane Nelson expands role at Warner Bros.

    Diane Nelson, who oversees Warner Bros.' DC comics and games division, is expanding her role in the Burbank studio.

    Los Angeles Times
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    California High School Invites Tom Hanks to Homecoming

    Students at Kerman High School have started a social media campaign to get the Hollywood A-lister to attend their Tom Hanks movie-themed school dance.

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  • ABC Nabs Dramedy From Liz Heldens Based On ‘Big Ballet’ UK Reality Series

    In a competitive situation, with multiple networks pursuing, ABC has landed  ballet-themed dramedy written/executive produced by Deception and Mercy creator Liz Heldens and executive produced by Sue Naegle. The project, which has received a script commitment with a significant penalty, hails from…

    Deadline
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  • Director Alex Gibney Compares Steve Jobs to James Brown

    Four years after his death, the fascination with Steve Jobs continues, this time through the lens of Academy Award-winning director Alex Gibney in his latest documentary for Magnolia Pictures, “Steve Jobs: The Man in the Machine.” “He was a little bit like James Brown in the sense that he was a…

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    'Muhammad' movie screens at Montreal film festival

    Iran's most expensive movie, "Muhammad", which chronicles the childhood of the Muslim prophet, draws protesters before its screening at the Montréal film festival in Canada.

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