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Simon Cowell is easily one of the most polarizing personalities in show business today: Either you love him, you hate him, or you hate to love him. But there’s no denying that Cowell knows how to spot talent. His music shows — American Idol and the U.S. and UK versions of The X Factor — [...]


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Although The Mummy might have been a major misfire, it looks like Tom Cruise could bounce right back with the biopic American Made. Based on the real-life story of Barry Seal, Cruise stars as an airline pilot who, after being recruited for covert U.S. government operations in Central America, wound becoming a drug smuggler for [...]


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In a career defined by a long list of iconic movies, Steven Spielberg’s crowning achievement is still arguably 1982’s E.T. The Extra Terrestrial. Released 35 years ago, the movie received nine Academy Award nominations, including Best Picture, and won four. It dethroned Star Wars as the all-time box office champion, and it even made Reese’s [...]


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In the world of comic books, female superheroes are few and far between. When it comes to successful movies about those women, that’s even more rare. In fact, only two have made more than $25 million at the box office. The first was Catwoman, which made $82 million but also “won” four of the not-so-prestigious [...]


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Orange is the New Black has been one of the most groundbreaking series of recent years. While it will always be regarded as the first hit show of the streaming era, it also has received accolades — not to mention plenty of buzz — for its honest depiction of conditions inside a women’s prison. Uzo [...]


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Though she’s only 24 years old, Miley Cyrus is already a seasoned show biz veteran, having been working steadily since she was 10. After achieving teen superstardom on the show Hannah Montana, Cyrus parlayed that success into a singing career which has resulted in three platinum albums and eight Top 10 singles (including her latest, [...]


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A three-time Academy Award nominee himself, Tom Cruise has shared the screen with several of Oscar’s favorite actors: Paul Newman in The Color of Money, Dustin Hoffman in Rain Man, Gene Hackman in The Firm and Jack Nicholson in A Few Good Men. Now, with The Mummy, you can add another Oscar-winner to the Cruise [...]


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Hollywood Game Night sprung into being as a summer experiment back in 2013. Nobody knew it would make it all the way to a fifth season — especially Jane Lynch! When producer Sean Hayes (Will & Grace) offered Lynch the hosting gig, the Golden Globe and Emmy Award winner thought it would be a fun [...]


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When David Boreanaz agrees to star in your TV show, it’s historically a good omen for its staying power. After all, Angel lasted for five seasons, and Bones had a remarkable 12-year run. This fall, he’ll be on a new CBS drama called Seal Team, an action-filled look at the lives of U.S Navy SEALs [...]


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Emmy nominated actress Rashida Jones will be honored by the SAG-AFTRA Foundation with the Actors Inspiration Award. The honor spotlights artists who make a difference in the community by championing philanthropic causes. Jones, a veteran of The Office and current producer/star of Angie Tribeca, will receive the award at the foundation’s 8th Annual Los [...]


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