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31 min ago |

Hartford Actor Eriq La Salle's Releases Second Book

Actor Eriq La Salle, the Hartford native who became a star with his role on the TV show "E.R.," has been a busy guy these days, directing episodes of TV shows like "The Night Shift" and "Under the Dome," and the new series "Madam Secretary" and "Battle Creek."


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Er, Drama Movies, ER, Soap Opera, Entertainment, Drama, Television, Eriq La Salle, Hartford, CT

4 hrs ago | IcNetwork

Doctor Who's not the only one to play The Regeneration Game

The 12th actor to take the role - not counting Peter Cushing in the two '60s movies and John Hurt's War Doctor in the 50th anniversary episode - his much anticipated turn underlines the sci-fi favourite's unerring ability to regularly dispense with its lead actor and start afresh.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Vampire News, Entertainment, Being Human, Television, Russell Tovey, Damien Molony

8 hrs ago | Newsday

Toronto to open with The Judge

The Judge, starring Robert Downey Jr and Robert Duvall, has been announced as the opening film at this year's Toronto Film Festival .


Related Topix: Music!, Thriller, Black and White, Mystery Movies, Drama Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Robert Downey Jr., Movies, Entertainment, Comedy Movies, Clay Pigeons, Crime Movies

13 hrs ago |

Girl 'kapower': Women catch up with men in battle of superhero costumes

It's been a long time coming, but it seems woman are finally catching up to blokes in the superhero stakes.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Batman, Action Movies, Adventure, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Animation Movies, Superman, Science Fiction Movies, Drama, Celebrities, Lynda Carter, Man of Steel

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Beatles news: McCartney secret session; more new Beatles releases?

Aerosmith's Joe Perry's been talking about a recording project involving himself and Paul McCartney , reports the Boston Herald July 27 .


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beatles, Music!, Celebrities, Paul McCartney, Joe Perry, George Harrison, Ringo Starr

Daily Mail

Legs for days! Sophie Monk steps out in jaw-dropping black dress as ...

Legging it! Sophie Monk steals the show stepping out in jaw-dropping black dress with thigh-high split while star Lily Allen chooses tracksuit pants and crop top The blonde beauty, 32, stepped out at the Lily Allen performance in Sydney on Saturday in a black floor length dress, featuring a long split in the centre.


Related Topix: London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Sophie Monk, Lily Allen, Hot Chicks, Merrick Watts

Evening Sun

'Lucy' tops 'Hercules' with $44M at box office

Luc Besson's "Lucy" proved mind can overpower muscle, topping a remake of "Hercules" by director Brett Ratner at the box office on the weekend.


Related Topix: Brett Ratner, Horror Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, The Island, Science Fiction Movies, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson, Dwayne Johnson, Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson

J.Lo bathtub selfie: Birthday girl shares sudsy tub pic on Instagram

Selfies are nothing new, but when Jennifer Lopez posts one of herself on the Internet, it's buzz worthy news, and that's putting it lightly.


Related Topix: J Lo, Black Entertainment, Pop/Rock, Enough, Thriller, Drama Movies, Celebrities, Dance, Jennifer Lopez, Southampton, NY

On this Day in Movie History, July 26, 1928: Director Stanley Kubrick Born

It was on this day, July 26, 1928, American film director, screenwriter, producer, cinematographer and editor Stanley Kubrick was born.


Related Topix: Horror Movies, The Shining, Thriller, Spartacus, Comedy Movies, Lolita, History Movies, A Clockwork Orange, Crime Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, Biography Movies, Action Movies, Science Fiction Movies, Europe, World News, United Kingdom, Vivian Vance

Cambridge Evening News

Tom Jones gears up for Newmarket Nights concert

A chance to throw your knickers at Tom Jones? Yes, please. He's still got all the moves and that gravelly voice just keeps on getting more gravelly.


Related Topix: Kaiser Chiefs, Pop/Rock, Animation Movies, Hamlet, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Medina street takes on a Hollywood feel

Actors Drew Hocevar, Ian Petrella, Patty Johnson and Karolyn Grimes talk to Christmas movie fans after placing their hands and feet into concrete squares to become the first members of the Christmas Movie Actors Walk of Fame at Castle Noel on Saturday in Medina.


Related Topix: A Christmas Story, Comedy Movies, Family, Drama Movies, It's a Wonderful Life, Life, Holidays, Christmas, Medina, OH

I4U Future Technology News

Unfinished 'Superman Lives' Documentary Released Trailer, Looking For Funding

So it turns out, Nicolas Cage as Superman was almost a thing. In the 1990s, screenwriter and actor Kevin Smith 's comic geekery was about to reach new heights, and Tim Burton almost directed both of DC's most popular superhero franchises.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, Science Fiction Movies, Crime Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Justice, Dogma, Celebrities, Kevin Smith, Krypton, KY


Badass women of sci-fi

Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman from "Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice" was unveiled for the first time at 2014's San Diego Comic-Con.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Thriller, Family, Superman, Action Movies, Adventure, Entertainment, Drama, Science Fiction Movies, Television, Comedy, Crime Movies, Batman, Celebrities, Hot Chicks, Scarlett Johansson

York Press

Rock legends The Beach Boys perform at York Racecourse

GOOD Vibrations rang out across York's Knavesmire last night as music legends The Beach Boys kicked off the racecourse's Music Showcase weekend.


Related Topix: Pop/Rock, The Beach Boys, Music!

Happy birthday Sandra Bullock! Why sexy Sandra is still Hollywood's hottest actress

Yes, you heard it right. Hollywood's hottest actress has enjoyed five decades on the planet and still manages to make women half her age green with envy.


Related Topix: Gravity, Speed, Comedy Movies, Thriller, History Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Sandra Bullock

The true meaning of 'The Wizard of Oz'

Inspired by the classic story penned by L. Frank Baum , " The Wizard of Oz " is a timeless, heartwarming, and deeply emotional film that defines the very essence of imagination.


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, The Wizard of Oz, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Jazz, Judy Garland

Fri Jul 25, 2014

Daily Mail

BBC Radio 1's DJ Dave Lee Travis faces retrial for sexual and indecent assault charges

Raging husband arrested after hanging family dog then setting fire to his house full of cats after row with wife White House senior adviser Dan Pfeiffer says he 'would not discount the possibility' that House Republicans will try to impeach Obama Mom is left shocked after her son leaves his ice cream sandwich in the heat for 12 hours and it does ... (more)


Related Topix: London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Greater London County, England, United Kingdom, Wedding

The New Zealand Herald

Jon Voight: The father figure

Jon Voight and daughter Angelina Jolie have put their differences behind them. So why has he chosen to play television's baddest Dad? James Mottram finds out Jon Voight is giving me the low-down on why he was drawn to television drama Ray Donovan .


Related Topix: In the Land of Blood and Honey, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Family, War Movies, Drama Movies, Coming Home, Mission: Impossible, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Action Movies, Adventure, Celebrities, Jon Voight, Oscars, World War Z


James Earl Jones back on Broadway in 'You Can't Take It With You'

Double Tony-winner James Earl Jones returns to the New York stage next month as an eccentric grandfather in a revival of the 1930s comedy romance "You Can't Take It With You" along with Australian actress Rose Byrne, who is making her Broadway debut.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, You Can't Take It with You, Celebrities, James Earl Jones, Bridesmaids, X-Men: First Class, Drama Movies, Rose Byrne, Thriller, Adventure, The Best Man


Celebrity Kindness: Denzel Washington supports military families with Fisher House

Actor Denzel Washington, known for his dynamic roles in Flight and Glory , has embraced Greater Fisher House, a charity that works with the military.


Related Topix: Flight, Glory, Comedy Movies, History Movies, War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Celebrities, Denzel Washington, US Military, Brooke Army Medical Center, US Army, US Marine Corps, us Travel, Travel