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James Franco's 36th birthday: Celebrate with videos of the busy actor's life

James Franco celebrates his 36th birthday on Saturday, April 19. In the years since his birth in 1978, Franco has kept busy acting, writing, studying and more.


Related Topix: Freaks and Geeks, Entertainment, Drama, Television, James Franco

6 hrs ago | Rock Hill Herald

Hot Property: Venice contemporary was haven for Anjelica Huston and her late husband

The 13,796 square feet of loft-like space, some 200 feet from the sand, includes a 10,000-square-foot art studio that was used by Graham, a dance studio, a gym, a library/study, a media room, an office, three bedrooms and 3.5 bathrooms.


Related Topix: Home, Home Listing, Prizzi's Honor, Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Smash, Entertainment, Television, Anjelica Huston, Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In

10 hrs ago | The State

Hopkins wins split decision over Shumenov

Then, the 49-year-old boxer showed his age, referencing a TV character that might have gone over the heads of many young fans.


Related Topix: All in the Family, Entertainment, Drama, Television

Sat Apr 19, 2014


Proudly Representing the 'B' in LGBT: Let's Hear it For Bisexuals

While this list is by no means complete, it does pay homage to some of the better-known Bs in LGBT.

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Related Topix: Entertainment, Television, Gay/Lesbian, Theater, Arts, Joe Dallesandro

'A Day Late and a Dollar Short': Whoopi Goldberg says there's 'not a bad performance' in the movie

Lifetime debuted "A Day Late and a Dollar Short" on Saturday , the TV movie adaptation of the fifth novel by Terry McMillan , produced by and starring Whoopi Goldberg as Viola, the matriarch of the dysfunctional Price family.


Related Topix: Whoopi, Entertainment, Television, Drama Movies, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Celebrities, Whoopi Goldberg, The Wendy Williams Show, Wendy Williams

WBIR-TV Knoxville

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A handful of comedy stars and up-and-comers will be taking the stage at this year's Bonnaroo Music & Arts Festival.


Related Topix: Elton John, Celebrities, Pop/Rock, Black Entertainment, Kanye West, Hip-Hop, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live

Bellingham Herald

'Touched by an Angel' producer back in series TV

A new golden age has brought more daring shows, from "Mad Men" to "House of Cards" to "Breaking Bad," and more ways to see them.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, Touched by an Angel, Mad Men, Ugly Betty, Eric Mabius

'Jonny Creek' actor brings his stand-up to Aylesbury

THE POPULAR series of Jonathan Creek returned to our screens this year with three hour long specials for BBC1.


Related Topix: Jonathan Creek, Entertainment, Television, QI, Alan Davies

Detroit News

Comedian Carol Leifer offers serious guide to career success

Why listen to a comic? First, it's important to remember that with show business, the accent is on 'business.'


Related Topix: Carol Leifer, Seinfeld, Entertainment, Television

Fri Apr 18, 2014


Web Soap 'Beacon Hill' Reunites Daytime Stars

Fans of daytime drama were shocked when the long running soap opera "The Guiding Light" was cancelled in 2009.


Related Topix: Soap Opera, Entertainment, Television, Drama, Guiding Light, Gay/Lesbian, Crystal Chappell, All My Children

Television Week

'Saturday Night Live' Plans Three-Hour Anniversary Special

NBC's late-night sketch comedy institution "Saturday Night Live" is planning a three-hour special to celebrate its anniversary.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Saturday Night Live, Television

'Friends' creators deny reunion show

London, April 18 : 'Friends' creators Marta Kauffman and David Crane have revealed that they have no plans for a reunion show and said that the "show is over".


Related Topix: Friends, Entertainment, Television

New Hampshire Public Radio -

'Silicon Valley' Asks: Is Your Startup Really 'Making The World Better'?

Mike Judge is no stranger to workplace comedy - back in 1999, he wrote and directed the cult classic Office Space, which poked fun at desk job-induced ennui in a 1990s software company.


Related Topix: Extract, Mike Judge, Animated TV, King of the Hill, Beavis and Butt-head, Entertainment, Television

Myrtle Beach Online

'The Boondocks' back for final 'offensive' season

The season premiere is a spoof of "Breaking Bad." The first of 10 weekly episodes, it airs at 10:30 p.m. EDT.


Related Topix: Animated TV, The Boondocks, Entertainment, Television, Breaking Bad, African-American, Life, Hobbies, Anime and Manga, Southland, Regina King

Hollywood Reporter

'Scandal's' Shonda Rhimes Talks Harrison's Fate and More on 'Kimmel' Special

The showrunner is the featured guest during Thursday's "Behind the Scandalabra" episode of Jimmy Kimmel's late-night talk show.


Related Topix: Scandal, Entertainment, Television, Private Practice, Drama, Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jimmy Kimmel

The Morning Call

Will Arnett at last files for divorce from Amy Poehler

The "Arrested Development" and "The Millers" actor, 43, and the "Parks and Recreation" star, 42, announced their separation in September 2012, ending their relationship after nine years of marriage.


Related Topix: Arrested Development, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Monsters vs. Aliens, Parks and Recreation, Amy Poehler

Thu Apr 17, 2014

WABC-AM New York

Carney Gets Candid: White House Press Secretary Opens Up to Students

With his press briefing book sitting closed next to him, White House Press Secretary Jay Carney didn't have much to refer to when a person asked if he wanted to take a "selfie."


Related Topix: George Washington University, 2012 Presidential Election, US Politics, US News, Entertainment, Television, Joe Biden, The Daily Show

The Marion Star

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Late last year, more people held an unfavorable view of our Congress than ever before.


Related Topix: Entertainment, Drama, Television, House of Cards, Veep, Game of Thrones, Seinfeld, Celebrities, Julia Louis-Dreyfus

WCTO-FM Lehigh Valley

Are Mila Kunis and Ashton Kutcher Having a Baby Girl?

Mila Kunis and her fiancee, former That 70's Show co-star Ashton Kutcher, are expecting a girl, sources tell Us Weekly .


Related Topix: That '70s Show, Entertainment, Television, Two and a Half Men, Ashton Kutcher

Bonnaroo 2014 Comedy Tent headed up by Robinson, Buress, and Killam

Less than 60 days out from the June 12 start date, the Bonnaroo 2014 lineup has moved a little closer to complete.


Related Topix: Hot Tub Time Machine, Entertainment, Television, Saturday Night Live, Zack and Miri Make a Porno, Craig Robinson