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Brad Pitt back in China after reported ban over Tibet film Wednesday, November 16th, 2016

SHANGHAI, (AP): Brad Pitt made his first promotional appearance for a movie in China since reportedly being banned over a film about Tibet almost 20 years ago. He spent 40 minutes giving autographs to Chinese fans on Monday and 20 minutes at a tightly controlled media event promoting his latest..

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Marion Cotillard Says Brad Pitt is a ‘Good Man’ Tuesday, November 15th, 2016

LOS ANGELES, (IANS): Actress Marion Cotillard says actor Brad Pitt is "a good man". The 41-year-old actress, who was rumoured to be the cause of the split between actors Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie and stars alongside Brad in Allied, feels he is "such a good person", reports etonline.com "Brad..

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Miss Honduras keeps crown after scandal Saturday, November 12th, 2016

Tegucigalpa, (IANS): Miss Honduras 2016 pageant officials have re-crowned Sirey Moran after they got threatened with an international lawsuit. Moran was stripped of her crown in July after pageant honchos became enraged that she was choosing to spend her time at charity events rather than gigs..

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Disney embraces streaming as ratings sag Friday, November 11th, 2016

NEW YORK, (AP): As more and more people get their favorite TV shows and movies online, Disney is also learning to embrace the stream. The Walt Disney Co once resisted offering channels like ESPN directly over the internet, preferring old-fashioned cable subscriptions. Its investors are fretting..

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Actor Brad Pitt cleared of child abuse allegations: source Thursday, November 10th, 2016

LOS ANGELES, (REUTERS): Film star Brad Pitt has been cleared of abuse allegations in a child welfare investigation and has asked a court to grant him shared custody of his six children with his estranged wife, actress Angelina Jolie, a source close to the matter said on Wednesday. Pitt, 52, fully..

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Naomi Watts Likes ‘Playing Fear’ Onscreen Tuesday, November 8th, 2016

LOS ANGELES: Actress Naomi Watts says she loves to explore the thriller genre and likes to play with fear in her projects. Naomi will be seen in another thriller Shut In, which will release in India on November 18. "I've always enjoyed the thriller genre. So many different emotions come with..

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Beyonce, Kaepernick, Hart among Ebony Power 100 honorees Friday, November 4th, 2016

LOS ANGELES, (AP): Beyonce, Serena Williams, Colin Kaepernick and Kevin Hart are among 100 black leaders being recognized by Ebony magazine. The magazine revealed its annual Power 100 list Friday, which recognizes outstanding achievements by black entertainers, corporate heads and civic..

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Cuba ballet festival reflects diplomatic pas de deux with US Wednesday, November 2nd, 2016

HAVANA, (REUTERS): A woman in a floaty dress wrestles a minotaur who reflects her inner demons in “Errand into the Maze”, one of the Martha Graham Dance Company works that made its Cuban premiere this weekend to thunderous applause at the Havana ballet festival. The troupe was performing in..

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Kim Kardashian resumes filming E! reality TV show after robbery Friday, October 28th, 2016

LOS ANGELES, (REUTERS): Kim Kardashian has returned to filming the reality series “Keeping up with the Kardashians,” the E! network said on Wednesday, following a brief hiatus from the show after she was robbed in Paris earlier this month. A network spokesperson said in a statement that full..

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5 actresses to star in benefit ‘Love, Loss and What I Wore’ Thursday, October 27th, 2016

NEW YORK, (AP): A one-night-only benefit performance of the play “Love, Loss, and What I Wore” seems to really suit Rosie O’Donnell, Carol Kane, Tracee Ellis Ross, Lucy DeVito and Natasha Lyonne. The five actresses have signed up to help the 92nd Street Y on Feb. 5 by performing the play by..

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Waiting to share screen space with Priyanka: Parineeti Chopra Monday, October 24th, 2016

NEW DELHI, (IANS): Actress Parineeti Chopra says she is waiting to work with her cousin and popular Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra in a project. Asked if she is keen to share screen with the "Quantico" star, Parineeti told IANS: "Wow... I am also waiting for that. If I have a great opportunity..

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Kim still not great: Kourtney Kardashian Thursday, October 20th, 2016

LOS ANGELES: Reality TV personality Kourtney Kardashian says her sister Kim Kardashian West is still "not going great" following her robbery ordeal in Paris. Kourtney opened up about it in an interview on Australian TV. "She's not doing great. I think we're all really still shaken up and I just..

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Mobile game replaces Pokemon creatures with Clinton, Trump Sunday, October 16th, 2016

HANOVER, (AP): While some voters may wish the presidential candidates would just go away, Dartmouth College has created an app for those who want to find them around every corner. Two professors at the Ivy League college worked with developers to produce “HillaryDonald Go,” their take on the..

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I’m the only top actress who has done B-grade films: Kangana Friday, October 14th, 2016

NEW DELHI, (IANS): Kangana Ranaut is hailed as Bollywood's "Queen" post her back-to-back successful releases. The actress says for her, success doesnt come with any kind of pressure as she feels that failure doesnt reflect your credibility as an artiste. She also said that she doesn't pick a..

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Bob Dylan wins 2016 Nobel Prize for Literature

STOCKHOLM, (REUTERS): Bob Dylan, regarded as the voice of a generation for his influential songs from the 1960s onwards, has won the Nobel Prize for Literature in a surprise decision that made him the only singer-songwriter to win the award. The 75-year-old Dylan – who won the prize for..

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