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'Mockingbird' production moving from Ala. author's hometown

The Alabama hometown of "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee will no longer host annual plays based on the classic novel. Read more

'Mockingbird' production moving from Ala. author's hometown

The Alabama hometown of "To Kill a Mockingbird" author Harper Lee will no longer host annual plays based on the classic novel. Read more

Icelandic film about 43-year-old virgin tops Tribeca awards

An offbeat Icelandic romantic comedy about a 43-year-old virgin has won best narrative feature at the Tribeca Film Festival. Read more

Review: 'The Visit' on Broadway is chillingly good

Theater Review The Visit

Thom Kaine

Trust a John Kander-Fred Ebb musical to make the sunny color of vitality and youth positively menacing. Read more

Paul Granlund sculpture stolen from Minnesota Arboretum

Officials are asking people to look out for "priceless" sculpture stolen from the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum in Chanhassen. Read more

Judge in Colorado theater shooting case won't move trial

The judge in the Colorado theater shooting case has denied defense attorneys' longstanding request to move the death penalty trial to another county, saying he would have to search outside the state and perhaps even the country to find jurors who haven't been exposed to extensive publicity. Read more

Pratt, Ice Cube, more debut new footage at CinemaCon

2015 CinemaCon - Universal Pictures Presentation

Photo by Chris Pizzello

Chris Pratt left the CinemaCon crowd in stitches with his irreverent, high-energy and slightly racy comments at the annual conference of theater owners Thursday. The actor, there to promote "Jurassic World" along with director Colin Trevorrow, introduced a sizzle reel of new footage from the dino... Read more

The British are coming: Elton, Ed, The Who to play Jazz Fest

A British invasion of sorts is headed to New Orleans. Read more

Marc Anthony starts entertainment company for Latino artists

Musical artist Marc Anthony is forming a new entertainment company called Magnus Media. Read more

Angelina Jolie set to brief UN on Syria's refugee crisis

Angelina Jolie will brief the U.N. Security Council on Syria's refugee crisis, which has seen almost 4 million people flee over the past four years. Read more

First footage shown of 'The Revenant,' 'The Martian,' 'Joy'

2015 CinemaCon - 20th Century Fox Presentation - Inside

Photo by Chris Pizzello

Leonardo DiCaprio has gone wild. Read more

Renner, Evans apologize for 'juvenile' Black Widow joking


Photo by Jordan Strauss

Jeremy Renner and Chris Evans have apologized for what they called their "tasteless" joking about the sole female Avenger, Scarlett Johansson's Black Widow. Read more

ArtPrize announces jurors for this year's Grand Rapids event

Two artists will join a contemporary art curator from Los Angeles as judges at the ArtPrize competition in Grand Rapids. Read more

Dr. Oz mounts spirited defense against critical letter

TV-Dr Oz-Critics

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Dr. Mehmet Oz says last week's attack by 10 doctors who accused him of promoting "quack treatments" on his TV show was spurred by his vocal support for labeling genetically modified foods — a stance he says some if not all of those accusers oppose. Read more

Big lineup announced for Nashville's new amphitheater

Nashville's new riverfront amphitheater will open July 30 with a headline show by seven-time Grammy nominee Eric Church, ushering in an inaugural outdoor concert season featuring big names from past and present. Read more

CBS books prime-time Letterman highlight show



David Letterman is getting a prime-time goodbye from the folks at CBS. Read more

Reports say Comcast plans to drop $45B Time Warner Cable bid

Comcast Time Warner Cable

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Media reports say Comcast plans to drop its $45.2 billion bid for Time Warner Cable after pushback from government regulators. Read more

A guide to the newcomers in "Avengers: Age of Ultron"


Jay Maidment

It was in the editing suite that "Avengers: Age of Ultron" writer and director Joss Whedon started to crack. Read more

American Indian actors quit Adam Sandler movie over names

The Ridiculous Six Native Americans


A group of American Indian actors walked off the set of an Adam Sandler movie this week over complaints about stereotypes, offensive names and scenes they say disrespected Native American religious practices. Read more

Actor who played Jesus in 'The Bible' now plays the devil

Diogo Morgado Portrait Session

Photo by Amy Sussman

Diogo Morgado, who played Jesus in the History channel's 2013 miniseries "The Bible," has a new TV series. This time he plays a version of the devil known as The Man. Read more

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