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1 hr ago | KOTA-TV Rapid City

Bill Murray drops in again

The actor popped up at a birthday party in Charleston, South Carolina, over the weekend, getting down with the crowd to DJ Snake and Lil Jon's hit "Turn Down for What." Murray is making as much of a name for dropping in on events as he has for some of his more more famous films like "Lost in Translation" and "Caddyshack."


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Caddyshack, Celebrities, Bill Murray, Charleston, SC, Entertainment

4 hrs ago | Western Telegraph

Emma Thompson plays Mrs Lovett and Bryn Terfel is Sweeney Todd

Emma Thompson has told how she hopes to "manage the fear" and avoid nausea when she returns to the London stage in a musical production of Sweeney Todd. The Oscar-winning actress will star in the show at English National Opera's London Coliseum, alongside Welsh opera singer Bryn Terfel.


Related Topix: Bryn Terfel, Classical, Look Back in Anger, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Emma Thompson, Arts, Opera, Emma, New York Philharmonic

5 hrs ago | WKRN

New Jersey loses 4th casino as Trump Plaza closes

10, 2014, photo shows burned-out lights in the illuminated facade of Trump Plaza Hotel & Casino in Atlantic City, N.J. . This Sept.


Related Topix: Atlantic City, NJ, Games, Blackjack, Thriller, Crime Movies, Ocean's Eleven, Action Movies

6 hrs ago | WHDH

Angela Lansbury reprising 'Blithe Spirit' on tour

Producers said Tuesday that the 88-year-old TV legend and five-time Tony Award winner will reprise her role as Madame Arcati and lead a cast of "Blithe Spirit" on a tour that will take it from Los Angeles to Washington, D.C. In Noel Coward's comedy, Lansbury plays an irrepressible spiritualist who inadvertently summons from beyond the grave the first wife of an English novelist. The "Murder, She Wrote" star won a Tony in the role in 2009.


Related Topix: Murder, She Wrote, Drama Movies, Blithe Spirit, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Angela Lansbury

9 hrs ago | The Indianapolis Star

Kevin Kline (cente) accepts his honorary degree from IU

Indiana University honors actor Kevin Kline The Academy Award-winning actor returned to his alma mater on Monday to receive an honorary doctoral degree. Check out this story on BLOOMINGTON, Ind.


Related Topix: The Big Chill, Drama Movies, Music!, Celebrities, Kevin Kline, Bloomington, IN, Brown County, IN

9 hrs ago | KAZR-FM Des Moines


ED HELMS: The new film, titled "Vacation," follows Rusty as an adult experiencing his own family break. The "This Is 40" star has been cast as Audrey Griswold, the sister of Helms' Rusty Griswold, the grown-up son of Clark and Ellen Griswold, who were played by Chevy Chase and Beverly D'Angelo in the classic 1983 comedy.


Related Topix: Short, Vacation, Drama Movies, Adventure, This Is 40, Thor

12 hrs ago | NBC Dallas

Streisand Sings With Fallon on "Tonight"

On Monday's episode of "The Tonight Show," the one and only Barbra Streisand sang a medley of songs with Jimmy Fallon in her first U.S. late-night talk show guest appearance in over 50 years. Streisand and Fallon sang tunes off of her album "Partners," the talk show host filling in for duet partners featured on the record.


Related Topix: Duets, Drama Movies, Music!, Blake Shelton, Country, Entertainment

16 hrs ago | Advocate

Dustin Lance Black's Newest Play Shows Us LGBT Life in Russia

Oscar-winning Milk screenwriter Dustin Lance Black wrote a play about the situation of LGBT people in Russia - being performed tonight in New York City - so Americans won't "forget about our brothers and sisters abroad," he tells The Hollywood Reporter. Black's script for Uprising of Love: A Benefit Concert for Global Equality, deals with "a young person in Russia named Vlad who was in a very dangerous [situation] just because of who he is," Black tells the publication.


Related Topix: Milk, Drama Movies

Mon Sep 15, 2014

WNWN-FM Battle Creek

George Clooney to receive Golden Globes' Cecil B. ...

Oscar-winning actor, director and producer George Clooney will receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award, an honorary Golden Globe for his contribution to cinema, organizers of the event said on Monday. Clooney, 53, one of Hollywood's leading men on screen and behind the camera, will be honored in January at the Golden Globes Awards, one of the year's most high-profile awards ceremonies for film and television organized by the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.


Related Topix: The Descendants, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Syriana, Music!, Thriller, Adventure, O Brother, Where Art Thou?, Celebrities, George Clooney, Golden Globe Awards, Family

NBC Miami

A Romantic Return for "The Mindy Project"

The most recent season of "The Mindy Project" ended on a high point: the observation deck of the Empire State Building. That's where Mindy Kaling's lovelorn Dr. Mindy Lahiri character romantically relinked with her fellow OB/GYN, verbal sparring partner and soul mate Danny Castellano in a scene straight out of 1993's "Sleepless in Seattle" .


Related Topix: The Mindy Project, Entertainment, Television, The Office, Comedy, Mindy Kaling, Drama Movies, Sleepless in Seattle, Emmy Awards

Lake County Record-Bee

1965 'Cinderella' star to attend Broadway version

Warren starred in the 1965 television version of "Cinderella." She is slated to attend the Sept.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Easy-Listening, Julie Andrews, Ginger Rogers, Eugene, OR

The York Daily Record

1965 'Cinderella' star to attend Broadway version

Warren, who starred in the 1965 television version of "Cinderella," is slated to attend the Sept. 23 production of "Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella" and join the cast during the curtain call to sing "Ten Minutes Ago."


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Music!, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Recreational Vehicle, Award, Celebrities, Easy-Listening, Julie Andrews, Stuart Damon, Walter Pidgeon


Kids, Pants, Booze, Music: Trouble In River City And Always

Perhaps the most static conversation in American culture is the one about its constant decline. Today's music, today's actors, today's movies, today's media, today's food, today's habits, today's language - it's all going to hell, all of it, and it's taking us with it, no matter when today is.


Related Topix: The Music Man, Family, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, John Lennon, Pop/Rock, Celebrities, Shirley Jones, Robert Preston

Cybercast News Service

Washington talks domestic violence, motherhood

In this Sunday, Sept. 7, 2014 photo, actress Kerry Washington poses for a portrait in Los Angeles.


Related Topix: Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Ray, Short, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Kerry Washington


Washington talks domestic violence, motherhood

7, 2014 photo, actress Kerry Washington poses for a portrait in Los Angeles. . In this Sunday, Sept.


Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Domestic Violence (Domestic Abuse), Law, Ray, Short, Music!, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Kerry Washington


Rowan Atkinson escapes from head-on collision during Goodwood Revival

The famous Mr. Bean actor seems to have another unlucky car incident, even though he's a true aficionado and a damned good driver as well. This time around it wasn't the McLaren F1 that suffered, as the comedian crashed a vintage model during a classic car race.


Related Topix: Bean, Rowan Atkinson

Sun Sep 14, 2014

Marin Independent Journal

'Fellow cyclist' Robin Williams honored in memorial bike run

A rollerblader rides against the tide of bicyclists during a memorial ride for Robin Williams on Sunday in Tiburon. If most of Marin County's roads seemed a bit light on bicyclists Sunday morning, Robin Williams might have had something to do with it.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Patch Adams, Mrs. Doubtfire, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Tiburon, CA, Marin County, CA, San Rafael, CA

Vancouver Sun

Lethal Weapon actor appears at Unifor national convention in Vancouver

Actor Danny Glover, perhaps best known for his role in the Lethal Weapon movies, spoke to the delegates and expressed his support for Unifor. Glover, who gained fame for playing the role of a detective in Lethal Weapon alongside actor Mel Gibson, has a reputation for throwing his support behind labour movements worldwide.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Lethal Weapon, Action Movies, Thriller, Celebrities, Danny Glover, Mel Gibson

Updated with video: Clunes leads celebrations at hospice fete

Actor Martin Clunes led the celebrations as the Weldmar Hospicecare Trust held its 19th annual fete at the Joseph Weld Hospice in Dorchester . Organisers say they believe the event was their biggest and best ever and are hoping that will be reflected in the amount raised for the charity.


Related Topix: Doc Martin, Television, Entertainment, Drama, Martin Clunes, Dorset County, England, United Kingdom


Kate Hudson Keeps Romance Alive With Two-Week Rule And Date Nights

The "Almost Famous" star tells the new issue of Women's Health magazine that the couple often jumps on a plane so they can spend a little quality time together, and she never worries about the distance between them. Hudson says, "We are not that long distance.


Related Topix: Almost Famous, Drama Movies, Music!, Adventure, Celebrities, Kate Hudson, Family, Kids, Entertainment