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6 min ago | This is Local London

Rugby's Evans joins Strictly fray

Former rugby star Thom Evans has become the latest name to tackle the challenge of ballroom dancing after signing up for the new series of Strictly Come Dancing.

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Texas Tech Football #ALSIceBucketChallenge

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Watch A Tortoise Chase Down A Remote-Controlled Truck With ALL ITS MIGHT

2 hrs ago | KWNN-FM Stockton

Largest-Ever Collection of Madonna Memorabilia Going on the Auction Block This Fall

Over the years, various items of clothing or objects owned by Madonna have been sold at auction to collectors, but this fall will see the largest-ever collection of memorabilia from the Queen of Pop go under the hammer in Beverly Hills.

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5 hrs ago | WRIC-TV Richmond

Robin Williams' Inspiring Message to Ill Fan Before His Death

Before he apparently took his own life, Robin Williams sent an inspiring message to a young New Zealand woman battling terminal cancer.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Peter Dinklage and Taylor Schilling to star in Off Broadway play this winter

Ahh, just what we've all been waiting for: Tyrion Lannister and Piper Chapman on stage together! It sounds like a TV lover's dream mash-up to have Emmy darlings/hopefuls Peter Dinklage and Taylor Schilling matched together, but dream no more: The duo will topline the Classic Stage Company revival of Ivan Turgenev's A Month in the Country , ... (more)

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Zap2it.com

'Star Wars Rebels' gets premiere date; 'Survivor's Remorse' debuts trailer

TV news and notes: - - "Star Wars Rebels" finally has a premiere date. The series will make its Disney XD premiere with a one-hour special "Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion" on Oct. 3 at 9 p.m. ET/PT.

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BroadwayWorld.com

New Production Photo From ANNIE Remake Released

A new production photo featuring the orphans from the forthcoming big screen edition of beloved family-friendly musical ANNIE and is now available to view in anticipation of the film's December release.

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Groton Landmark

Fisher Stevens goes on a filmmaking 'Mission Blue'

When Fisher Stevens approached prominent oceanographer Sylvia Earle about featuring both her life and her work in a documentary, she resisted the idea.

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KURB-FM Little Rock

Mara Wilson Recalls Robin Williams 'Was Different with Grown-Ups'

Mrs. Doubtfire star Mara Wilson was too devastated last week to talk about the death of her on-screen father, Robin Williams.

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Rediff.com

How you met her granddaughter?

Just in case you missed it , Audrey Hepburn's granddaughter Emma Ferrer has made her modelling debut.

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Related Topix: My Fair Lady, Family, Funny Face, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Audrey Hepburn, Celebrities

Mon Aug 18, 2014

ContactMusic.com

Jason Statham named UK's Celebrity Manliest Man

Jason Statham has been named the UK's Celebrity Manliest Man, beating the likes of David Beckham and Gerard Butler to the title.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Pushing Daisies Reunion! Lee Pace & Anna Friel Visit Richard Armitage At the Crucible

Notable co-stars from short-lived cult TV series PUSHING DAISIES, Lee Pace and Anna Friel , posed for chummy pictures backstage at THE CRUCIBLE in London's West End this weekend while visiting show star Richard Armitage .

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Graham Leader

Paul McCartney working with Kanye West?

Sources reportedly told the New York Post the pair have been secretly working on a number of tracks, one allegedly titled "Piss on My Grave," and that the recordings "could develop into an album."

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News Observer

Nameberry: State your state favorites

When it comes to picking a place name for your child, you could consider a continent like Asia, a country like India, a city like Vienna or Verona ... or one of the select group of U.S. states that lend themselves to babies' birth certificates.

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GantDaily.com

Demi Moore and Bruce Willis' Daughter Tallulah enters rehab

Hollywood, CA, United States - Tallulah Willis, 20-year-old daughter of former Hollywood couple Bruce Willis and Demi Moore, is finally getting treatment in a rehab facility to deal with alcohol and substance abuse.

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New York Daily News

Robin Williams helped cancer patient with bucket list

Friends of Vivian Waller, 21, reached out to Williams earlier this year to inform him of her desire to meet the actor.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

The Indian Express

'Haider' and 'Bang Bang' are both very different films: Shahid Kapoor

Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, whose upcoming film 'Haider' is set to clash with superstar Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' on October 2, feels that both the films can sustain together because they cater to different audiences.

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ContactMusic.com

Jason Statham Opens Up About Scary Near-death Experience

Actor Jason Statham 's life flashed before him as he found himself trapped in a military vehicle at the bottom of the Black Sea after losing control of the truck on the set of his new action movie The Expendables 3. The former Olympic diver told the Today show he almost drowned when the brakes failed and he ran over a jetty while test driving the ... (more)

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Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Lifetime Pushing Yet Another Controversial Biopic

Lifetime now has yet another controversial biopic in the works. On Wednesday, the network announced it is bringing actress Brittany Murphy's story to the small screen, nearly five years after her tragic death.

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Roller coaster featured in TV and films faces final curtain

What was once the world's fastest and tallest roller coaster is carrying its last riders this weekend.

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Business News

Why no future Hollywood star could ever match Lauren Bacall's allure

At the Oscar ceremony 10 years ago - the one where Peter Jackson's third Lord of the Rings film hauled away another sack of precious gold - it was still possible to say that Old Hollywood was being celebrated alongside modern Hollywood.

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Related Topix: Film Noir, The Big Sleep, Thriller, Mystery Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Key Largo, Celebrities, Lauren Bacall, Hollywood, Comedy Movies, Los Angeles, CA, Musical Movies, Tom Hanks

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