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  1. a Nashvillea actress Barbara Harris has died at age 83Read the original story w/Photo

    6 min ago | Lethbridge Herald

    Harris was among the performers in the first cast of Chicago's Second City and was a Broadway star in the 1960s. She won a Tony award for "The Apple Tree," which was directed by Mike Nichols.

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  2. Danny Boyle quits new Bond film due to creative differencesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | Streatham Guardian

    Danny Boyle has quit as director of the next James Bond film "due to creative differences", the production team has announced. It was confirmed in May that the Trainspotting and Slumdog Millionaire filmmaker was due to direct the 25th Bond film.

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  3. Auditions for Blithe SpiritRead the original story w/Photo

    11 min ago | Farmville Herald

    Written by Noel Coward, "Blithe Spirit" is a celebrated comedy about ghosts that set a London West End long-run record in the 1940s. The play did well on Broadway and was made into a film in 1945 starring Rex Harrison.

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  4. Tony Award-winning actress Barbara Harris dies at age 83 Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    19 min ago | WSOCTV

    Barbara Harris, the Tony Award-winning actress whose comic-neurotic charms lit up the Broadway stage and helped her steal films including "Nashville," ''Freaky Friday" and "A Thousand Clowns," has died. She was 83. Harris died early Tuesday of lung cancer in Scottsdale, Arizona, said close friend Charna Halpern, who co-founded the iO Theater in Chicago and had known Harris for decades.

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  5. a Nashvillea actress Barbara Harris has died at age 83Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Medincine Hat News

    Harris was among the performers in the first cast of Chicago's Second City and was a Broadway star in the 1960s. She won a Tony award for "The Apple Tree," which was directed by Mike Nichols.

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  6. The 'Galaxy Quest' TV Show is Currently in a 'Hold Pattern'Read the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | /film

    What's going on with that Galaxy Quest TV show? According to writer Paul Scheer , the television spin-off of the 1999 sci-fi comedy is currently in a "hold pattern" due to some behind-the-scenes shake-ups. But when the series does arrive, it's going to be "what The Force Awakens is to Star Wars ."

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  7. Image courtesy of Lucky Clover/ShutterstockRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Writer

    No points for guessing what eventually happened: The deadline was around the corner before I knew it, and my plans to research, write, and file early had been foiled by my next-level procrastination skills. Over the years, I've tried to beat procrastination with these tactics: I write thoughts down immediately; I abandon multi-tasking; I tell myself very sternly to get on the stick.

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  8. 'Doom Patrol': Brendan Fraser To Star As Robotman In DC Universe TV SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Deadline

    EXCLUSIVE : Brendan Fraser has been cast as one of the leads, Robotman/Cliff Steele, in DC Universe 's upcoming live-action series Doom Patrol , from Greg Berlanti and Warner Bros TV. A former race car driver, Cliff Steele was in a horrific accident that left his body uninhabitable.

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  9. Barbara Harris, 'Freaky Friday' star and Tony winner, dies at 83Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | USA Today

    Actress Barbara Harris, who starred in films including "Freaky Friday," "Nashville" and "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," has died at the age of 83 in Scottsdale, Arizona. Barbara Harris, 'Freaky Friday' star and Tony winner, dies at 83 Actress Barbara Harris, who starred in films including "Freaky Friday," "Nashville" and "Dirty Rotten Scoundrels," has died at the age of 83 in Scottsdale, Arizona.

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  10. Miriam Nelson, early TV and film choreographer who had stars dancing in her footsteps, dies at 98Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Miriam Nelson, who ghost-tapped the audio for dance scenes in movies in addition to choreographing decades of films and TV series, died at home Aug. 12 in Beverly Hills. She choreographed pivotal scenes in the films "The Apartment," "Breakfast at Tiffany's" and "Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice," and she also conceived the dance moves for Judy Garland's first TV special, two Academy Awards telecasts and episodes of "The Red Skelton Hour," "The Lucy Show" and "The Bob Hope Show."

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  11. Danny Boyle quits as director of next James Bond filmRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Scotsman.com

    Oscar-winning British film director Danny Boyle has exited the 25th James Bond movie over "creative differences," the official 007 website announced on Tuesday, August 21, 2018. Picture: TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP/Getty Images Danny Boyle has quit as director of the next James Bond film "due to creative differences", the production team has announced.

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  12. 'Mighty Ducks' Star Shaun Weiss Says He's Checking Into Rehab After Public Intoxication ArrestRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KFMB-TV San Diego

    The Mighty Ducks star took to Facebook to reveal that he's checked himself into rehab, and it's clear he's maintained his sense of humor. The news comes two weeks after Weiss was arrested for public intoxication in Oroville, California.

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  13. Danny Boyle departs James Bond over 'creative differences' Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WFTV Orlando

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  14. Steven Van Zandt Releases Soulfire Live! 3-CD And Vinyl Box Set With...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    A spectacular new live collection recorded last year in North America and Europe during the legendary rock 'n' roller's first world tour in nearly two decades, Little Steven and the Disciples of Soul's SOULFIRE LIVE! is available now via Little Steven Van Zandt's Wicked Cool Records and UMe. The 3CD collection includes 24-tracks released digitally in April alongside an exclusive third disc highlighted by superstar guest performances recorded throughout the trek, including Bruce Springsteen, Richie Sambora, Peter Wolf, and Jerry Miller .

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  15. Barbara Harris, Star of - Nashville,' - Freaky Friday'...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Beaumont Enterprise

    Barbara Harris, an Oscar-nominated actress who made memorable turns in such classics as "Nashville," the original "Freaky Friday" and "Grosse Pointe Blank," died Tuesday of lung cancer at age 83, the Chicago Sun-Times reported .

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  16. Lucy Liu Says Elizabeth Banks' 'Charlie's Angels' Reboot Will Be...Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ETonline

    Last month, the cast of the upcoming big-screen remake was announced, with Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott and Ella Balinska tapped as the new generation Angels. "To me, I think it's very exciting," Liu told ET on Monday of Banks' Charlie's Angels update, while promoting her directing stint on next Monday's episode of CBS' Elementary .

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  17. BFI: TrainspottingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lost In Translation

    Murray Smith's BFI: Trainspotting is a comprehensive look at a seminal 90s film by the production team of director Danny Boyle, producer Andrew Mcdonald, and screenwriter John Hodge. The book is divided into nine sections.

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  18. 'Mighty Ducks' star Shaun Weiss reveals he's checked into rehab after public intoxication arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Fox News

    Mighty Ducks" star Shaun Weiss, seen left in a 2015 photo, announced on Facebook Tuesday that he checked himself into rehab after he was arrested, pictured right, for public intoxication earlier this month. The "Mighty Ducks" star took to Facebook to reveal that he's checked himself into rehab, and it's clear he's maintained his sense of humor.

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  19. Danny Boyle departs James Bond over 'creative differences'Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    In this March 15, 2018 file photo, director Danny Boyle attends FX Networks' annual all-star party in New York. Bond producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, along with star Daniel Craig, announced Tuesday that Danny Boyle has exited the project over "creative differences."

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  20. Norm MacDonald's New Netflix Talk Show Will Premiere Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Spin

    In March, Netflix confirmed an impending Norm MacDonald talk show, aptly titled Norm MacDonald Has a Show . Now, the streaming service has announced a premiere date for the former SNL cast member, Dirty Work star, and expert standup's new series: September 14. They have also shared the show's intriguing lineup of guests, which allegedly includes Drew Barrymore, David Spade, Judge Judy, David Letterman, Jane Fonda, Chevy Chase, M. Night Shyamalan, Michael Keaton, Billy Joe Shaver, and Lorne Michaels.

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