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August Wilson was one of most prolific playwrights that we have seen. One of his most celebrated plays is now on the silver screen. Fences, directed and starring two-time Academy Award winner Denzel Washington, also features Emmy winner and Oscar nominated actress Viola Davis.

Wilson, who received two Pulitzer Prizes for his work, tragically passed [...]


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The CBS hit series Bull is the top new drama on all of television. Much of the success can be attributed to Michael Weatherly, who brings the charm and charisma that he brought for 13 seasons playing Tony DiNozzo on NCIS.

While many see similarities between DiNozzo and Jason Bull, Weatherly told us what drives [...]


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Fact: Television networks haven’t had much luck adapting hit movies into hit TV shows.  Want to know the last time a film-inspired series cracked Nielsen’s end-of-season Top 10?  It was M*A*S*H, way back in 1983!

Since then, plenty of big movie titles, like Minority Report, Rush Hour, and The Exorcist have wound up as ratings roadkill.  But, [...]


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When it came to TV sitcoms, the ’70s was a revolutionary time.  Suddenly, a genre that had been utterly escapist got real.  And a lot of that was due to legendary producer Norman Lear.  His shows, including All In The Family, The Jeffersons, and Good Times, dealt with all kinds of contemporary issues, most notably [...]


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After playing a character on a TV show for 12 seasons, some actors might feel like they know their characters even better than the show’s writers or producers.  Jared Padalecki has played Sam on The CW’s hit series Supernatural since its premiere back in 2005, and after shooting more than 250 episodes, Padalecki has decided [...]


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Considering the former host of The Celebrity Apprentice has gone on to a political career, it’s a strange kind of synchronicity that brings the former governor of California into the board room.  Like his predecessor, Arnold Schwarzenegger is well versed in strong-arm tactics and doesn’t shy away from controversy.  While his personality might be polarizing, [...]


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The ABC hit comedy series Black-ish may not be just the best comedy on television, but it may be one of the best shows in general. Now in its third season, the program is highly acclaimed not only by the audiences, but it has also earned multiple Emmy Nominations.

Inspired by Anthony Anderson’s own childhood, [...]


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It was quite a year for the band Pentatonix. The band gained fans back in 2011 having won on the NBC music reality competition series The Sing-Off.  The a cappella group is known for covering songs from Daft Punk to Dolly Parton. In 2016, the band skyrocketed with many accomplishments, including their second Grammy Award [...]


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By now, you’ve no doubt heard the tragic news of Carrie Fisher’s passing.  Here at Hollywood Outbreak, we’re feeling the loss a little more intensely than most, because we’ve had the pleasure of spending time with her on numerous occasions.  We always found her to be friendly, smart, engaging, and witty in our conversations, and [...]


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Lady Gaga is not only a music superstar known for her voice, but also for her fashion sensibilities. You can definitely call her a fashion icon who at times can look elegant. The artist also wears eye catching clothes and sets fashion trends that gets the masses talking about what she is wearing. Plus, there [...]


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