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Everybody’s favorite former meth magnate has a new project. Bryan Cranston has created the new show Sneaky Pete, about a scam artist who steals his cellmate’s identity once he’s released from prison and begins working for his victim’s...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Nia Howe-Smith | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Six 'ABDC' champion crews come together three years after cancellation to prove who's the BEST best dance crew.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jodi Walker | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Unlike last time, someone is sent packing this week.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Sean Evans | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Cara Delevingne’s interview with morning talk show Good Day Sacramento last week went about as awkwardly as possible. (Warning: may induce cringes). Her dry sarcasm didn’t translate well to the hosts, who called her “Carla” at the...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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The plan to backdoor Austin hits a few more snags. Open warfare looms.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Darren Franich | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Jo, Meg, Beth, and Amy may be headed to the CW. The network has put Little Women, a script adapted from Louisa May Alcott’s beloved 1868 novel, into development, EW has confirmed. NCIS actor Michael Weatherly is executive producing through his Solar...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Mary Sollosi | Thursday, July 30, 2015
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Woody Allen films have long been read by viewers as thinly veiled takes on Allen’s real life (“Woody Allen: Parallels in life and art: How the filmmaker’s affair with Soon-Yi, Mia Farrow’s eldest daughter, shaped the making of his...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christopher Rosen | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Jason “Jace” Alexander, best known for directing episodes of Law & Order and Rescue Me, was arrested Wednesday on child pornography charges. Alexander, 42, is charged with one felony count of promoting a sexual performance by...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Friends may have ended more than a decade ago, but even with inflation, the co-creator of the classic NBC sitcom says the cast’s record salaries remain “kinda ridiclous.”  Marta Kauffman was on a Netflix showrunners panel...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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STX Entertainment’s Secret in Their Eyes has pushed its release date back by about a month. The crime thriller—which is being directed by Billy Ray and stars Chiwetel Ejiofor, Julia Roberts, and Nicole Kidman—was originally scheduled...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: C. Molly Smith | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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The first clip for The Unauthorized Full House Story is out, offering a glimpse at the unauthorized versions of Uncles Jesse and Joey and the rest of the gang. The scene from the upcoming TV movie, released via TV Line, via TV Line, is remarkable...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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This is a first: NatGeo Wild has announced a series with a title they freely admit they’ll never be able to get away with using.  At the Television Critics Association’s Press Tour, the cable network revealed plans for Big Game...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Neil DeGrasse Tyson will sit down with President Bill Clinton for the season 2 premiere of StarTalk, NatGeo announced at the Television Critics Association’s semi-annual press tour. “I couldn’t think of a more appropriate guest to kick...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Paige is about to take on one of her most dangerous missions yet when she goes undercover with the Sarkissian family during Thursday’s episode of Graceland. Now that Ari (Rhys Coiro) has fallen from grace, Briggs (Daniel Sunjata) aims to send Paige...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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The long-awaited biopic of Janis Joplin continues to float somewhere in development purgatory (Get It While You Can, which was to star Amy Adams as the troubled rock legend, is currently embroiled in a lawsuit that halted production), but luckily, Joplin’s...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Kyle Anderson | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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In breaking Zayn Malik news, the former One Directioner has signed with RCA. He tweeted a photo of himself signing papers that seem to be a contract and further explained why he left the boy band. I guess I never explained why I left , it was for...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jessica Goodman | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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'It might be very traumatic and stressful to watch those scenes'
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jonathon Dornbush | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Look for hordes of zombies walking — shuffling their undead feet, we presume — on the streets of Portland, Ore., on Monday, Sept. 7. While the rest of the country will be celebrating Labor Day, the Portland Film Festival will be ringing...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joe McGovern | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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The Film Society of Lincoln Center is pushing the New York Film Festival opening night screening of Robert Zemeckis’ The Walk back a day because of Pope Francis’ visit to New York City. The film’s world premiere will now take place...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jessica Derschowitz | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Vince Vaughn has signed on to Mel Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge, a World War II drama based on the true story of Desmond Doss, America’s first Conscientious Objector to be awarded the Medal of Honor. Deadline reported the casting first. Andrew...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Mary Sollosi | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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The Directors Guild of America announced the recipients of the 2015 DGA Honors. Ron Howard, Tyler Perry, film editor Thelma Schoonmaker, Senator Chuck Schumer, and Teamsters Local 817 president Thomas J. O’Donnell will be honored at an Oct. 15...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: C. Molly Smith | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Room, Lenny Abrahamson’s upcoming film starring Brie Larson, will be released Oct. 16, A24 announced. The drama is based on Emma Donoghue’s 2010 book of the same name, which follows a 5-year-old boy who’s been held captive with his...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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In case you’ve somehow missed it, there’s a back-and-forth going on between Drake and Meek Mill after the Philadelphia MC accused Drake of using a ghostwriter. And Power 105 host Charlamagne Tha God is enjoying every minute of it.  The latest...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Emily Blake | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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'In two days I'm going into the studio with Beck.'
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Eric Renner Brown | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Rapper Meek Mill is outspoken about many things, but in a new interview with Billboard, he admits making a political statement isn’t something that’s particularly easy for him to do. “I’m scared to be political,” he told the...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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As a child of the ’80s, I’ll admit to being a bit overprotective of the cinematic touchstones of my youth. Take National Lampoon’s Vacation, which came out in 1983 and was written by the late great John Hughes. Three decades on, that road-trip...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Chris Nashawaty | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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The Daily Show is really going to change when Trevor Noah takes over the Comedy Central series this fall. One big switch off the bat: Noah says he’ll focus less on Jon Stewart’s favorite source of outrage, Fox News.  “The...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Although Buffy the Vampire Slayer formally went off the air in 2003 after seven seasons, the supernatural series focusing on the slayer and her Scoobie gang have continued their adventures in comic form, thanks to Dark Horse Comics. Throughout the past...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Andrea Towers | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Jon Stewart’s Daily Show replacement Trevor Noah performed an energetic 70-minute stand-up set full of racial observations Wednesday night in Santa Monica as part of the Television Critics’ Association annual press tour. Noah has made...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Mary Sollosi | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Welcome back to the latest installment of Ask the Critic, the forum where we tear down the wall between the readers and the reviewer. This week, you wanted to know about movies that have flown under the radar this year, films I might have been too harsh...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Chris Nashawaty | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Word of a new Dr. Dre album inspired by the forthcoming N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton has circulated for weeks, but according to Ice Cube, the record’s release is imminent. “Actually, Dre is dropping an inspired album, inspired by...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christopher Rosen | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Because of course: E! has greenlit a new reality show called Hollywood Teen Medium. This title is amazing because it punchily tells you everything you need to know about the series: Star Tyler Henry is a teen (19 years old), he lives in Hollywood, and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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This is not a drill: Amy and Karma will share a steamy kiss when Faking It returns. In a new trailer released at the Television Critics Association’s summer press tour, Karma (Katie Stevens) appears to have forgiven Amy (Rita Volk) for sleeping...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Carly Rae Jepsen declares she “really really really really really really” likes you in the upbeat anthem “I Really Like You.” But who is “you” exactly? Well, Comedy Bang! Bang!’s Scott Aukerman has a theory. During...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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The fourth album by English indie experimentalists Foals is shaping up to be the great rock savior album of the summer. The single “Mountain at My Gates” has been steadily gaining traction, and rightfully so, as it’s a spectacularly shiny,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Kyle Anderson | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Louisiana tragedy has security experts (and film lovers) wondering again about multiplex safety
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joe McGovern | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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The Boston Globe’s team of crusading journalists and its 2002 reporting on sexual-abuse allegations in the Catholic Church are front and center in the first trailer for Spotlight. Michael Keaton, Mark Ruffalo, Rachel McAdams, Liev Schreiber, Brian...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jessica Derschowitz | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Trevor Noah’s first big move as the new host of The Daily Show is a good one: Keeping Jon Stewart’s executive producers.  Comedy Central announced Wednesday at the Television Critics Association’s press tour that The Daily Show’s...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Think 'Who Framed Roger Rabbit' meets 'Conan the Barbarian'
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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No, Wilco’s ninth LP isn’t a concept album about Wookiees, but it does sound an awful lot like a band playing fast and loose in a garage in Mos Eisley. Since the 2002 release of the watershed alt-art masterpiece Yankee Hotel Foxtrot, Wilco...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Kyle Anderson | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Whenever Meryl Streep hits a red carpet, it’s easy for everyone in the vicinity to get a little starstruck. But when Jane Lynch’s mother spotted the Oscar-winning actress at the Julie & Julia premiere, she wasn’t afraid to prove she...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Justin Bieber is back with new music. The butt-grammer’s most recent song “Where Are U Now” climbed the charts and infiltrated our brains, but he announced on Wednesday that he’ll have a new track for fans next month. In 30 days to...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jessica Goodman | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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From the files of near-misses: Alec Baldwin once auditioned to play Henry Hill in Goodfellas. It’s a story that’s not necessarily new – producer Irwin Winkler talked about Baldwin’s interest, along with that of Sean Penn and Val Kilmer,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christopher Rosen | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Speculation has swirled for years — literally — that a sequel to the 1996 classic Space Jam could be in the works with LeBron James filling the basketball star role previously played by Michael Jordan. Now the star has weighed in on the...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Eric Renner Brown | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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'We're as encouraged as ever.'
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Christopher Rosen | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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What’s the “right way” to make a docuseries about Caitlyn Jenner? Maybe there is none. When E! debuted I Am Cait on July 26, the same critics who feared that a show about the world’s most famous transgender woman might be exploitative...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Melissa Maerz | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Christina Applegate almost played everyone’s favorite Gemini vegetarian. Applegate told ETonline that she turned down the role of Elle Woods in Legally Blonde because she was “scared” of playing another dumb blonde immediately after Married…...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Devan Coggan | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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On Aug. 5, 2010, 33 Chilean miners found themselves trapped more than 200 stories underground following the collapse of the San Jose mine. After 69 days buried deep within the mine, all 33 men were rescued. Mexican director Patricia Riggen is bringing their...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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Yoko Ono has announced the follow-up to her 2007 collaborative album Yes, I’m A Witch. It’s called Yes, I’m A Witch Too and will feature remixes and contributions from artists including Death Cab For Cutie, Peter Bjorn and John,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Eric Renner Brown | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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While Michael Moore is still remaining largely mum on his newly announced film, Where to Invade Next, the director gave his first Periscope interview to shed some light on what his first film in six years has in store. Moore sat down to answer fan...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jonathon Dornbush | Wednesday, July 29, 2015
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