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3 hrs ago | Deseret News

What Robin Williams' death can teach us about treating depression

Robin Williams appears on stage at Comedy Central's 'Night Of Too Many Stars: An Overbooked Concert For Autism Education' at the Beacon Theatre in New York, Saturday, October 2, 2010.


Related Topix: Health, Depression, Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Aladdin, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams

7 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

Dramatists from Shakespeare to Arthur Miller have long dwelt on suicide

It is with Hamlet that we are introduced to a despairing consciousness, someone whose inner world is as painful as his external reality.


Related Topix: Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Animation Movies, Hamlet, Music!, Thriller, Entertainment

12 hrs ago | The Daily Breeze

Exile Noir film series, a Frozena sing-along among special movie screenings in Los Angeles area

The UCLA Film & Television Archive shines a light on 1940s-50s melodramas in its series “Exile Noir” running through September at the Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum.


Related Topix: Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA), Film Noir, Thriller, Double Indemnity, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Theater, Arts, Hollywood, Comedy Movies, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Barbara Stanwyck

12 hrs ago | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

Exclusive: The cast of Broadway's 'It's Only a Play' reenacts Ellen's Oscar selfie

Okay, now take that one step further and replace Ellen DeGeneres with Matthew Broderick, Bradley Cooper with Nathan Lane, Angelina Jolie with Megan Mullally, Meryl Streep with Stockard Channing, and so on and so forth.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, The Producers, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Ellen DeGeneres, Matthew Broderick, Nathan Lane, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Jack, Stockard Channing

17 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

TIFF names Sept. 5 Bill Murray Day with free screenings of...

Festival organizers announced Thursday that they were dedicating one day of their 2014 movie marathon to the wise-cracking star.


Related Topix: Stripes, War Movies, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Celebrities, Bill Murray

20 hrs 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.


Related Topix: London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies

22 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.


Related Topix: Sport Movies, Comedy Movies, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, A League of Their Own, Celebrities, Dance, Madonna, Pop/Rock, Punk

Yesterday | 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.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Jack, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Suicide, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel

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)


Related Topix: Game of Thrones, Entertainment, Television, Taylor Schilling, Peter Dinklage, Emmy Awards, Animation Movies, Hamlet, Music!, Thriller, Crime Movies, Family, Drama Movies, Theater, Arts

'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.


Related Topix: Virginia, Drama Movies

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.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Family, Musical Movies, Annie, Celebrities, Rap, Jay-Z, Black Entertainment, Hip-Hop

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.


Related Topix: War Movies, Drama Movies, Action Movies, Comedy Movies, Hero, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Fisher Stevens, Oceanography, Science

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.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire, Drama Movies, What Dreams May Come, Animation Movies, Aladdin, Family, Adventure, Musical Movies, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Kids

How you met her granddaughter?

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


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

Mon Aug 18, 2014

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.


Related Topix: The Expendables, London, Documentary Movies, Drama Movies, Jason Statham, Celebrities, Sylvester Stallone

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 .


Related Topix: Animation Movies, Comedy Movies, Music!, Thriller, History Movies, Crime Movies, Spooks, Drama Movies, Entertainment, Drama, Macbeth, Television, Richard Armitage, Pushing Daisies, Lee Pace, Anna Friel

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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Related Topix: Music!, Celebrities, Black Entertainment, Kanye West, Hip-Hop, Manchester, TN

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.


Related Topix: Alabama, Personal Finance, Social Security, Celebrities, Patricia Arquette, Crime Movies, Smith!, Western, Family, Drama Movies

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.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Scarlet Letter, Celebrities, Bruce Willis, Blues, Demi Moore

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.


Related Topix: Comedy Movies, Crime Movies, Drama Movies, Jack, Celebrities, Robin Williams, Health, Liver Cancer, New Zealand Travel, Travel, Pacific Travel, New Zealand, World News, Entertainment