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This year marks the third birthday of the Bentonville Film Festival, co-founded by Academy Award winner Geena Davis with a mission to champion women and diverse voices. The 2017 festival, which runs from May 2-7 in Bentonville, Arkansas, unveiled its...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Sara Vilkomerson | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The protagonists in the new Jumanji movie will be mashing buttons instead of rolling dice. New footage shown during the Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle CinemaCon panel on Monday confirmed earlier reports that the follow-up (don’t call it a reboot)...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Noelene Clark | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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On Monday night, the late-night hosts returned to work, all armed with plenty of material to roast Donald Trump over the failure of his health care bill. In the latest edition of A Closer Look, Seth Meyers wasn’t on board with Trump defenders saying...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Derek Lawrence | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Serving as president hasn’t stopped Donald Trump from golfing, and apparently, it hasn’t prevented him from writing his own books either. On Monday’s Tonight Show, Jimmy Fallon unveiled the upcoming releases from the president, including How to...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Derek Lawrence | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Baby Driver is coming up in the fast lane. Sony Pictures has bumped up the release date of writer-director Edgar Wright’s wheelman thriller to June 28, six weeks earlier than previously planned. The studio announced the news at CinemaCon on Monday,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Oliver Gettell | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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In the first moments of his latest one-man show, Latin History for Morons, John Leguizamo plots his plan for the evening by drawing a line on a chalkboard: We’re going to cover the vast experience of several too-often ignored cultures, beginning with...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Allison Adato | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Another day, another chance for Stephen Colbert to skewer a Donald Trump decision. This time, the Late Show host weighed in on Trump appointing his son-in-law Jared Kushner to head the Bureau of Obvious Nepotism Office of American Innovation, where...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Derek Lawrence | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Kids trapped inside a board game are forced to complete challenges in order to escape. Sound familiar? Well, if you guessed that it as the plot of the classic ’90s film (and Caldecott Medal-winning book) Jumanji, you’d be correct. But it’s also...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nivea Serrao | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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As the winter chill recedes and the flowers begin to bloom, it’s time for TV viewers to ditch the darker dramas and maybe tune into some lighter, funnier fare — and luckily Hulu has a few suggestions. The streaming service on Monday announced its...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nivea Serrao | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Beauty and the Beast‘s smashing box office success isn’t the only happy ending to come out of Disney’s retelling of the tale as old as time. A student in California got her own taste of the film’s magic recently — not with Emma Watson and Dan...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jami Ganz | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The ‘90s renaissance in music continues with the upcoming summer release of a new album from En Vogue. The trio, on the map since their groundbreaking 1992 release Funky Divas (which included chart-toppers “Free Your Mind,” “Never Gonna Get...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dan Heching | Monday, March 27, 2017
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It’s not news that Hollywood loves a mirror — or that it hardly minds showing exactly how the dream sausage of show business gets made. Cinematic history is littered with behind-the-curtain tales of ambition and stardust, and you don’t need to...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Leah Greenblatt | Monday, March 27, 2017
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This week on Quantico, Claire’s special task force tackled the proliferation of fake news — as well as their ability to work with each other. They’re starting to gel in both good and bad ways. One of the bad ways: missing the signals from León...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Shirley Li | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Ridley Scott’s groundbreaking sci-fi film Blade Runner presented a vision of the future as a dank, crowded, chaotic dystopia where life is cheap and humanity is fleeting. Three and a half decades later, Blade Runner 2049 is poised to go further....
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Oliver Gettell | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Robert Downey Jr. is getting ready to talk with the animals. Universal Pictures has given his Doctor Dolittle movie a May 24, 2019 release date. The as-yet-untitled film (previously reported to be called The Voyage of Dr. Dolittle) is described by...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Noelene Clark | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Welcome to Bates Motel‘s final season, where the relationship between Norman and Norma Bates is more complicated than ever. (Yes, even now that she’s dead.) So, to help guide you through the twisted mind of Norman, showrunner Kerry Ehrin is blogging...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Kerry Ehrin | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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George Clooney is bringing the ‘burbs to the big screen this fall, just in time for awards season. Paramount Pictures announced Monday that the actor-filmmaker’s dramedy Suburbicon will open Nov. 3 in wide release. Written by Joel and Ethan Coen,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Oliver Gettell | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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As Fargo prepares to finally return after 16 months, FX has released the most in-depth look at season 3 to date. “It’s not the Minnesota I grew up in, I tell ye that,” says Emmit Stussy (Ewan McGregor) a.k.a. The Parking Lot King of Minnesota....
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Derek Lawrence | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Just call him Chance the Employer. Who needs LinkedIn or Monster when Chance the Rapper is hiring on Twitter? On Monday, the Grammy winner went to social media looking for an intern who can help him put together decks and write proposals. Even though...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Derek Lawrence | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Veteran journalist Ted Koppel didn’t mince words when interviewing Fox News host Sean Hannity for a segment on Sunday’s CBS Sunday Morning broadcast, telling Hannity he’s bad for America. Koppel’s piece, called “A polarized America,” investigated...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christopher Rosen | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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Every week, actor Dan Bucatinsky, who plays CTU analyst Andy Shalowitz, a.k.a. the new Chloe O’Brian, will take EW readers behind the scenes of the action-packed 24: Legacy with his blog. Here, he takes us into episode 109, “8:00 PM – 9:00 PM.”...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dan Bucatinsky | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Amber Heard is looking to get away with murder. The Magic Mike XXL and Justice League actress is attached to star in a big-screen adaptation of Peter Swanson’s twisty thriller The Kind Worth Killing, EW has confirmed. Published in 2015, The Kind...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Oliver Gettell | Tuesday, March 28, 2017
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Miles Teller has nabbed his first starring role on TV. The Whiplash actor has been cast as the series lead in Amazon’s Too Old to Die Young, written by Nicolas Winding Refn (Neon Demon, Drive) and comic book writer Ed Brubaker (HBO’s Westworld). The...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Chancellor Agard | Monday, March 27, 2017
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After a year spent in the isolation of the Scottish wilderness, the contestants of BBC’s Eden have returned to civilization, where they’ve been greeted by a few surprises. For starters, their country voted to leave the European Union and Donald...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christian Holub | Monday, March 27, 2017
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United Airlines caused an internet uproar on Sunday when it was discovered that they had barred two teenage girls from flying in leggings. Chrissy Teigen was just one of many to criticize the airline on Twitter, with Fox News covering her reaction and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Derek Lawrence | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Today was a good day… to run from Godzilla. Straight Outta Compton breakout O’Shea Jackson Jr. is in talks to star in Godzilla: King of the Monsters, EW has confirmed. Jackson joins the growing cast for Michael Dougherty’s (Krampus) follow-up...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Derek Lawrence | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The last time we checked in with Joe Dante’s redoubtable movie website Trailers From Hell, Candyman director Bernard Rose was extolling the strange virtues of the 1982 fantasy epic, The Dark Crystal. Now, in the latest video from TFH Towers, another...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Tom Hardy is known for playing dark and twisty, action-packed characters. He was Bane in Dark Knight Rises and Max in Mad Max: Fury Road, for goodness sake. So he’s obviously the perfect guy to read a bedtime story, right? Well, he keeps doing it,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nivea Serrao | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Now that Team Flash knows Savitar is not a god, but an actual person, the race is on to try to find out who’s under that armor. While Barry was attempting to free Wally (Keiynan Lonsdale) from the Speed Force during a recent episode of The Flash, Jesse...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Sarah Silverman will try to bring America together with her new Hulu show. Hulu has ordered 10 episodes of the comedian’s weekly half-hour topical series, which is tentatively titled I Love You, America. On the show, Silverman will discuss “the...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Chancellor Agard | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Welcome back, Katie Cassidy! Cassidy is returning to Arrow as a series regular in season 6, EW has learned. She will reprise the role of the Black Siren in the final two episodes of season 5 and will stick around for the following season. The news arrives...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Chancellor Agard | Monday, March 27, 2017
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After two years off the air and plenty of speculation about its future, HBO’s True Detective is making some progress behind the scenes toward a new season. EW has exclusively learned that creator Nic Pizzolatto has penned at least the first two episodes...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Monday, March 27, 2017
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This story originally appeared on PEOPLE.com. Abby Lee Miller is saying goodbye to Dance Moms. The 50-year-old dance instructor announced her resignation in an Instagram post on Sunday, accusing officials behind the popular Lifetime show of treating...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Char Adams | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Two British wunderkinds are uniting for just “1 Night.” Pop starlet Charli XCX and 20-year-old producer Mura Masa just shared the new music video (above) for their recent collaboration, “1 Night,” which finds the singer showing off a few GIF-able...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nolan Feeney | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The Chainsmokers slowed down the tempo for new track “The One,” which the duo dropped on Monday. This is the third song released from their upcoming debut album, Memories… Do Not Open.  Although the Chainsmokers have been putting out music since...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Monday, March 27, 2017
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After earning an Oscar nomination for producing Hidden Figures, Pharrell Williams has lined up his next project: a musical based on his own childhood. EW has confirmed that Fox is developing the film, a movie musical titled Atlantis. Williams is set...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Devan Coggan | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Matthew Morrison is set to walk through the doors of Grey Sloan Memorial hospital. The Glee actor will make an appearance on the last few episodes of the current season of Grey’s Anatomy, EW has confirmed, and while neither ABC nor Morrison will...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ruth Kinane | Monday, March 27, 2017
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This story was originally published on PEOPLE.com. It’s a girl for Jared Padalecki! The Supernatural star, 34, and his wife Genevieve Cortese Padalecki welcomed daughter Odette Elliott Padalecki on Friday, March 17, the new mom announced Monday...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jen Juneau | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Carrie Coon is sounding very confident that you’re going to like the series finale of HBO’s The Leftovers. The eight-episode, third-and-final season — which transitions the bulk of the drama’s action from Texas to Australia — benefits from...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Differing ideas about how to approach the ongoing refugee crisis has decided recent elections all over the world: A proposed border wall was the centerpiece of the campaign that got Donald Trump elected U.S. president, while fear of immigrants was cited...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christian Holub | Monday, March 27, 2017
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This article originally appeared on PEOPLE.com. It’s official: Samira Wiley and Lauren Morelli are married! On Saturday afternoon, the Orange Is the New Black star, 29, tied the knot with her longtime partner in an intimate Palm Springs, California,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Brittany King and Jen Juneau | Sunday, March 26, 2017
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Love was in the air for a pair of Power Rangers — until test audiences said no. In a scene from the Power Rangers big-screen reboot that wound up on the cutting room floor, Kimberly the Pink Ranger (Naomi Scott) kisses Jason the Red Ranger (Dacre...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Shirley Li | Monday, March 27, 2017
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There are pros and cons to every season: Although spring promises warmer weather, it also marks the (albeit temporary) end for a number of TV shows. In other words, it’s a great time of year for everyone except television addicts. CBS just released...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Samantha Highfill | Monday, March 27, 2017
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The Legion of Doom is about rewrite reality on DC’s Legends of Tomorrow, creating an alternate and villainous version of the world, aptly called Doomworld. Over the course of the season, the Legion — which includes Eobard Thawne (Matt Letscher),...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Monday, March 27, 2017
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For those of you itching for some more Jill Scott after her acclaimed album Woman came out in 2015, this is going to be your summer: The award-winning singer-songwriter-poet-actress will be on the road beginning in June, when she kicks off a 25-city...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dan Heching | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Fresh off of his Academy Award wins for Moonlight, Barry Jenkins is heading to television for his next project. The Moonlight director is set to write and direct a television adaptation of Colson Whitehead’s 2016 novel The Underground Railroad at...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Chancellor Agard | Monday, March 27, 2017
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A version of this story appears in the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly, on stands Friday, or available here now. Don’t forget to subscribe for more exclusive interviews and photos. After dedicating more than three decades of her life to Scientology,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joey Nolfi | Monday, March 27, 2017
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A comedy legend is joining forces with a legendary comedy. Norman Lear will make a brief cameo in an episode of The Simspons, EW has learned. The 94-year-old TV creator/producer who was responsible for such hits as All in the Family, The Jeffersons,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dan Snierson | Monday, March 27, 2017
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James Holden is a good guy. He believes in justice and stopping bad guys from doing bad things. But is the hero of Syfy’s The Expanse changing a bit before our eyes? In the season 1 finale, he ignored Kenzo’s pleas for mercy and instead started shooting...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dalton Ross | Monday, March 27, 2017
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Cash Cab is making a comeback. Discovery Channel announced Monday that the beloved game show, in which unsuspecting taxi passengers are given high-stakes trivia questions to answer over the course of their ride, will be returning to the channel in a...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christian Holub | Monday, March 27, 2017
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