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First, Drew Barrymore released a book of her photography. And now, according to People, the actress has signed a deal with Dutton to publish a collection of autobiographical essays. Dutton told People that the book will feature stories of Barrymore “living...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Samantha Highfill | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Lizzie just can't seem to keep herself out of trouble... or realize that there's always one person getting her out of it.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jodi Walker | Friday, February 27, 2015
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Lila's murderer is revealed, and another dead body appears... just in time for season 2.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Marc Snetiker | Friday, February 27, 2015
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WARNING: This story contains major spoilers from the season finale of How to Get Away with Murder. If you have not watched yet, turn back now!  How to Get Away with Murder delivered a killer season finale on Thursday night as one of the show’s...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Friday, February 27, 2015
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Diplo and Skrillex are working their way through a 24-hour DJ set with special guests (streaming on their website as well as Beatport) but fun may not be the end game of this party with Skrillex apparently announcing a midnight release of Jack U’s...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Friday, February 27, 2015
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Sheldon and Penny put a love theory to the test.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Lincee Ray | Friday, February 27, 2015
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The Internet has been poking a bit of fun at John Travolta for being, well, creepy at the Oscars, for a few reasons:   A photo (pictured below) has been circulating of Travolta wrapping his arm around Scarlett Johansson’s waist, and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: C. Molly Smith | Friday, February 27, 2015
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Stark Sands has landed the leading role in Fox’s Minority Report pilot, EW has learned. Set 10 years after the events of the film—which concluded with law enforcement’s Precrime division being disbanded—the project follows one Precog,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Friday, February 27, 2015
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It's time for Herman's surgery—and Amelia's not ready.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Friday, February 27, 2015
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It sounds like the the powers that be behind The Flash and Arrow are creating their own Justice League. EW has confirmed that The CW and Warner Bros. are developing a potential spin-off that would include various secondary Flash and Arrow heroes and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Friday, February 27, 2015
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The first glimpse of the upcoming Jem and the Holograms movie was released by Universal on Thursday. Along with the photo, the studio also released an official synopsis for the film, based on Hasbro’s ’80s cult-classic animated TV...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jennifer Maas | Friday, February 27, 2015
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Sid and Marty Krofft’s classic ’70s series, Electra Woman and Dyna Girl, is being rebooted by Legendary Digital Media and Fullscreen, the companies announced Thursday. The original series followed two superheros as they moved from Akron, Ohio,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jennifer Maas | Friday, February 27, 2015
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Production has halted on Bruce Willis’ new indie-thriller Wake. About a week to 10 days into filming in Cleveland, the film discontinued filming due to budget woes, first reported in The Cleveland Plain Dealer. The Greater Cleveland Film......
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jennifer Maas | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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One of comics’ strong female leads has come out as bisexual. In Catwoman #39, out this week, the titular character kisses another woman, and in a blog post on her personal website, writer Genevieve Valentine shares the beats she wanted to cover,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Just over two weeks later, Kanye West has apologized to Beck for taking the stage during the Grammys. In a series of tweets, West provided mea culpas to the winner of Album of the Year, along with pop star Bruno Mars. It’s been 18 days since West...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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As the first week of voting continues, the women battle for your support.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Stephanie Schomer | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Very few horror films have generated the level of excitement around the corridors of EW as It Follows (out March 13), a film my colleague Darren Franich found so terrifying that he spent several days too scared to turn around out of fear something might...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Attention Glee fans: Jonathan Groff will return for the two-hour series finale.  Groff was a recurring guest-star on the show throughout the first several seasons, playing Jesse St. James. His character transformed on the show as Jesse...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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A galvanizing, eye-opening rethink of the Boucicault melodrama A
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joe McGovern | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Rosamund Pike is in talks to play the female lead opposite Christian Bale in The Deep Blue Good-by. EW has confirmed that the recently Oscar-nominated Pike would star in the James Mangold-directed adaptation of John D. MacDonald’s...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jennifer Maas | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Chyler Leigh and David Harewood have joined the cast of CBS’ Supergirl, EW has learned. The project stars Melissa Benoist as Kara Zor-El, who escaped Krypton amid its destruction years ago. Since arriving on Earth, she’s been hiding the powers...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Adam Friedman and Iain Kennedy’s documentary, Shout Gladi Gladi, is getting some Oscar-winning star power as Meryl Streep is now set to narrate. The documentary focuses on women’s health in Africa, specifically exploring fistula, a disease...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Megan Daley | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Fifty Shades of Grey had a good two weeks on top of the box office, but that’s about to change when Focus—a film starring one-time box office king Will Smith—arrives in about 3,200 theaters this weekend. Horror The Lazarus Effect is...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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We’re learning a little bit more about Batman: Arkham Knight as of late—this week alone saw a new trailer drop, along with the news that it will be the first game in the series to get a Mature rating. That’s not all, though—this...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Joshua Rivera | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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There’s a scene early on in the new con-artist caper Focus where Will Smith’s smooth-as-cashmere grifter Nicky teaches Margot Robbie’s wannabe hustler Jess about the art of misdirection. She’s just tried, unsuccessfully, to scam him,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Chris Nashawaty | Wednesday, February 25, 2015
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Get ready to enter the Lyon’s den. EW reunited the Lyon family at the photo shoot for this week’s cover story on Fox’s Empire—a gargantuan hit that’s been climbing in the ratings for a remarkable seven consecutive weeks....
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Tim Stack | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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With director George MIller’s insane-looking fourth Mad Max movie, the Tom Hardy-starring Fury Road, due out this May, what better time to rewatch the first film in the series? “No better time!” say the folks at Scream Factory. The...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Clark Collis | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Tony-award winning actress Joan Allen has joined ABC’s untitled Jenna Bans pilot.   The network announced on Thursday that Allen will portray the character Claire in the pilot, written by Bans (Private Practice producer and co-executive producer...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jennifer Maas | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Among pop prognosticators, it’s a foregone conclusion that avant-pop duo Purity Ring’s new album Another Enternity is going to be massive. One of them is tastemaking BBC Radio 1 DJ Zane Lowe, who recently blessed the pair’s new single...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Miles Raymer | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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CBS announced its full slate of programming summer on Thursday, including the Thursday, July 2 at 10 p.m. start of the Stephen King novel-turned-TV series Under the Dome. Joining the Domers is Emmy Award winner Marg Helgenberger, who will guest star...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Will Robinson | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Wednesday night’s episode was a pivotal one for Empire’s most poignant storyline: the tempestuous relationship between homophobic Lucious (Terrence Howard) and gay son Jamal (Jussie Smollett). Aspiring singer Jamal defied his father and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Tim Stack | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Before I tell you that a memoir about an out-of-work English professor grieving over her father who comes to find solace and purpose by killing bunnies for her hawk will be one of the loveliest things you’ll read this year, let’s get a couple...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jason Sheeler | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Geena Davis came to Seattle’s Grey Sloan Memorial with one very handy tool in her medical bag. After learning that her Grey’s Anatomy character Dr. Herman, a curmudgeon of a fetal surgeon, had a baseball-size brain tumor, the 59-year-old offered...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Not much ever really happens in most Tyler novels, including this one, but they still make for absorbing and deeply satisfying reads. Without melodrama, without fussing, Tyler immerses you in a large Baltimore family simply by detailing the placid ebb...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Tina Jordan | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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[SPOILER ALERT: Read on only if you have already watched the premiere of Survivor: Worlds Apart.] Someone’s got to be the first to go. But the pain cut extra deep for the person voted out of Survivor: Worlds Apart because she had also......
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dalton Ross | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Just in case you’ve ever wanted a good, close-up look at the Hulk’s musculature, Mark Ruffalo tweeted out the “official” Age of Ultron Hulk poster on Thursday. The poster has the big green guy assuming the same pose he strikes...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Esther Zuckerman | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Like an Ian McEwan novel, Prudence’s plot flares from a single misjudged moment—in this case, a trigger pulled one summer day in 1942 in northern Minnesota. Over the next decade, consequences radiate through the lives of several characters:...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Leah Greenblatt | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Link deftly fuses science fiction, societal satire, and literature in this brilliantly strange short-story collection. With every tale she conjures a different universe, each more captivating than the last. At first glance these realms don’t seem...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Isabella Biedenharn | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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London four-piece Gengahr’s list of influences includes stuff like Lou Reed, Can, and Radiohead that will elicit appreciative chin-strokes from fans of tasteful, clever guitar rock. But they also cite classic horror films right alongside them, and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Miles Raymer | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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The biggest new hit of the season has grown its viewership for an incredible seventh week in a row.  Empire—which is also EW’s current cover story—continued its seemingly impossible climb Wednesday night, hitting 13.8 million...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: James Hibberd | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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BOOTS, singer, rapper, songwriter, and producer of many things (perhaps most notably Beyoncé’s self-titled fifth studio album and Run the Jewels 2) released a 30-minute short film titled Motorcycle Jesus on his website Thursday. The...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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It’s a battle royal in the backseat of a limo in this exclusive clip from E!’s first scripted series, The Royals. The drama, which debuts Sunday, March 15,  follows the exploits of a thoroughly modern monarchy in the wake of the heir...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Amy Wilkinson | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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The two men collectively known as Daft Punk famously wear helmets to hide their faces, but a new art exhibit offers a peek at what’s underneath those helmets. Well, kind of. Sculptor Xavier Veilhan created plywood sculptures of the duo, and...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Clueless—Amy Heckerling’s film that afforded us token phrases like “As if!!!” and “Isn’t my house classic? The columns date all the way back to 1972.”—is turning 20 this year and Universal Music Enterprises...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Madison Vain | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Could Cookie be headed to Madison Square Garden? EW has learned that Fox is considering staging Empire concerts, the same way it did a Glee tour for two summers. “We are thinking about what the future is of the brand,” explains Dana Walden,...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Tim Stack | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Once Upon a Time fans won’t have to wait long to find out how the Queens of Darkness originally teamed up. In fact, you don’t even have to wait until Sunday’s return—since EW has a sneak peek at Maleficent (Kristen Bauer van Straten),...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Natalie Abrams | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Mexican singer Ariel Camacho died in a car accident Wednesday. He was 22. Camacho recently released an album titled El Karma on DEL Records, and he was on tour promoting it. El Karma was his first record on the label. “My heart is broken...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Ariana Bacle | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Jon Stewart joked on Wednesday night that 16 years of hate-watching Fox News had aged him dramatically, making him look much older than his 52 years. But he’s still got his fastball when Fox says something to raise his ire. In their most recent...
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Jeff Labrecque | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Jeff gets knocked down, but he gets back up again. Jerk.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Keertana Sastry | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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Players are forced to make several important decisions, some of which will come back to haunt them.
From: Entertainment Weekly | By: Dalton Ross | Thursday, February 26, 2015
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