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Celebrating 30 Years of The Color Purple

Whoopi Goldberg’s debut film was The Color Purple in 1985. The film was a period drama film directed by Steven Speilberg,  and it was an adaptation of the novel by Alice Walker of the same name. Oprah Winfrey also made her film debut in this film. The Color Purple received …

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Is Homeland’s New Season Going to Hit Too Close to Home?

Showtime’s Homeland producer Lesli Linka Glatter along with her crew, including showrunner and creator Alex Gansa,have just wrapped eight months of filming Homeland. The show is said to be full of intriguing episodes. Particularly the premiere in which CIA agent Peter Quinn calls out the U.S. on its disdain to …

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Tina Fey Says Former SNL Writer and Cast Member Colin Quinn Called the C-Word

Tina Fey Says Former SNL Writer and Cast Member Colin Quinn Called the C-Word

30 Rock fans may remember the season one episode in which Tina Fey’s television alter ego, Liz Lemon, reacts vehemently to being called “the c-word” by one of her writers. Fey has long-since admitted that the episode was inspired by true events, but only recently revealed that it was Colin Quinn who did it. The 45-year-old …

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2 Killed in MTV Helicopter Crash Filming ‘The Challenge’ in Argentina Reservoir

2 Killed in MTV Helicopter Crash Filming 'The Challenge' in Argentina Reservoir

SANTIAGO, Chile – A helicopter working for an MTV reality show crashed in western Argentina on Saturday and both people on board were killed, local authorities said. The Bell 206 helicopter crashed as it flew over the reservoir at Potrerillos de Mendoza dam about 1,000 kilometers (620 miles) northwest of …

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‘Make Room for Daddy’ Star, Marjorie Lord, Dead at 97

‘Make Room for Daddy’ Star, Marjorie Lord, Dead at 97

The actress-turned-L.A. philanthropist was also mother of Oscar-nominated “Fatal Attraction” star Anne Archer Marjorie Lord, the actress best known for playing Danny Thomas’ sitcom wife on 11 seasons of “Make Room for Daddy,” has died at age 97. Lord, who became a philanthropist in L.A. after leaving acting and co-founded …

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Broad City Hooks Up With Chillary Clinton

Democratic candidate Hillary Clinton received the honor of getting to chill with Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, stars and creators of the wildly popular and hilarious Comedy Central show “Broad City,” in New York City Friday. The honor was Ilana and Abbi’s as well. Being huge fans of Hillary Clinton, …

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“Marvel’s Iron Fist” Finds Its Showrunner in Scott Buck

"Marvel's Iron Fist" Finds Its Showrunner in Scott Buck

This is Buck’s first TV gig since the Showtime serial killer drama went off the air in 2013. Marvel’s Iron Fist is starting to take shape.Former Dexter executive producer Scott Buck has been named as the showrunner of the upcoming Netflix series, Marvel announced Monday. Iron Fist centers on Daniel Rand, who fights against …

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Kumail Nanjiani’s Comedy “Big Sick” Is Finally Happening

Kumail Nanjiani's Comedy "Big Sick" Is Finally Happening

After the hit success teaming up with big time comedian Amy Schumer for “Trainwreck”, Judd Apatow has teamed up with comedy’s beloved stand up comedian/actor Kumail Nanjiani (Silicon Valley, Portlandia, The Five Year Engagement). Kumail hosts a weekly comedy show called “The Meltdown” in the back of Meltdown Comics on …

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VIDEO ‘Game of Thrones’: Bran Stark Actor Teases Season 6 Return

VIDEO ‘Game of Thrones': Bran Stark Actor Teases Season 6 Return

Isaac Hempstead Wright’s young hero is back in the ‘Game,’ and here’s why his big role in the new trailer is a big deal. [Warning: This story contains spoilers through Game of Thronesseason five, as well as projections about season six based on events from the books.] Ever since the Game of …

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