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  1. Bodyguard finale expected to draw among biggest TV audiences of decadeRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Bury Times

    The highly-anticipated finale of Bodyguard on Sunday night is likely to attract one of the biggest TV audiences for a drama series this decade. Ratings for the smash hit thriller, about a controversial Home Secretary and her PTSD-suffering protection officer, have climbed steadily since episode one.


  2. Stars to conquer nerves as they make live Strictly dancefloor debutRead the original story w/Photo

    5 min ago | Bury Times

    The 15 stars taking part in Strictly Come Dancing will have to swallow their nerves as they make their live dancefloor debut. The celebrities and their professional partners will show off their routines for the first live show of the series on Saturday night, after two weeks of rehearsals.


  3. Kaley Cuoco recalls hilarious moment her mini horse almost ruined her wedding to Karl CookRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | Daily Mail

    But in what Kaley Cuoco calls a 'hilarious hiccup,' her dwarf mini horse Smooshy got the jitters right when the big event was about to occur. 'We have a lot of animals, so I wanted all of them to walk down the aisle.


  4. Her turn! Tom Hanks supports wife Rita Wilson at the LAFF premiere...Read the original story w/Photo

    43 min ago | Daily Mail

    Tom Hanks dutifully served arm candy duties for his second wife Rita Wilson at the Los Angeles Film Festival premiere of her new movie Simple Wedding on Friday. The 61-year-old Girls actress struck an exaggerated sultry pose on the red carpet in a sleeveless embellished LBD, studded sandals, and a matching studded purse.


  5. 'Normal still starts as being white, able-bodied and male,' says Kiruna StamellRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Age

    Imagine negotiating a world created for people nearly twice your size. Walking down the street and having people stare, point and laugh at you, sometimes taking photos or filming you.


  6. General Hospital fan event to take place in Stamford, ConnecticutRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | World News Report

    Stamford - On November 3, a "General Hospital" fan event will take place at the Hilton Stamford Hotel and Executive Meeting Center in Stamford, Connecticut. This event will be hosted by Emmy award-winning actress Laura Wright, who portrays Carly Corinthos in the hit ABC drama series General Hospital.


  7. How outrageous does a The Hanginga get at Knotta s Scary Farm 2018?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | San Gabriel Valley Tribune

    The Lawman wants to know if the good citizens of Calico are ready for "The Hanging" in the satirical stunt show at Knott's Scary Farm. This year's edition of the cheerfully outrageous stage show touches on the #MeToo movement, but carefully and late in the 24-minute performance.


  8. Jane Kaczmarek And Kate Burton Star In Staged Reading Of KINDERTRANSPORT By Diane SamuelsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    Acclaimed actresses Jane Kaczmarek and Kate Burton star in a staged reading of the riveting drama Kindertransport by Diane Samuels presented by the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in conjunction with producers Patty Glaser, Paula Holt , Perla Karney and Karen Winnick on Sunday, November 11, 2018, 2 pm, in the Bram Goldsmith Theater at The Wallis. Directed by Deborah Lavine, the "moving, thought-provoking play," inspired by one of the lesser known but most moving stories of the Holocaust explores the life of a child saved during the Kindertransport, the British humanitarian effort that rescued nearly 10,000 Jewish children prior to World War II.


  9. The Music of Abba: Arrival from Sweden performs at the Carolina Opry at 6 p.m. Sunday.Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... Last Comic Standing - or more recently her featured role and national tour in CMT's Southern Fried Chicks. White's comedy pulls from her interactions with friends and family, and is seasoned with a quirky mix of impressions and sound effects. No ...


  10. McGugan: Bill Cosby's London gig left now-familiar imprintRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The London Free Press

    When Bill Cosby headlined two Western Fair grandstand shows in the late 1970s, I was a student working as a VIP host. Cosby arrived in London the day before he performed.


  11. Geoffrey Owens cast in new movie "Fatale," opposite Michael Ealy and Hilary SwankRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Geoffrey Owens' luck is turning around already, nearly three weeks after photographs of the actor working at Trader Joe's went viral. The former "Cosby Show" actor has been cast in a new film, thriller "Fatale," opposite Michael Ealy and Hilary Swank.


  12. Ego Nwodim is the newest 'SNL' cast memberRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Channel3000

    ... has appeared in roles in several film and TV projects, including "Law & Order True Crime" and "2 Broke Girls." The comedy sketch series, created by Lorne Michaels, has also added four new writers to the mix: Alan Linic, Alison Gates, Eli Mandel and ...


  13. Patsy and Edina could be recast for new Absolutely Fabulous filmRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Cornish Guardian

    A second Absolutely Fabulous film could be made with a brand new cast following the success of the 2016 movie, according to producer Jon Plowman. Devon's Jennifer Saunders, writer and star of the hit series and film, said after it's release that it was the end of the line for the story.


  14. Los Angeles D.A. Declines To Charge Benny Medina For Alleged 2004 Sexual AssaultRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Deadline

    Benny Medina , the TV producer and music manager whose clients include Jennifer Lopez and formerly Will Smith and Mariah Carey, will not be charged by the Los Angeles District Attorney in an alleged 2004 sexual assault. The case was declined by the L.A. D.A.'s entertainment sexual assault task force Friday owing to the statue of limitations, according to the charge evaluation worksheet, and that the unnamed alleged victim recently died.


  15. Tracey Ullman Describes Her Political Comedy To Meryl Streep:...Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Deadline

    Tracey Ullman Describes Her Political Comedy To Meryl Streep: "I'm Not In Some Liberal Indignation Bubble" - Tribeca TV Fest Tracey Ullman didn't name names, but she drew a clear distinction between her approach to political comedy and that of late-night talent. Speaking to her longtime friend Meryl Streep after the Tribeca TV Festival debut of the third-season premiere of HBO 's The Tracey Ullman Show , she offered something of a mission statement for Trumpian times.


  16. Baldwin reprises Trump roleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... Film and Television Arts, which hands out the U.K.-equivalent of Oscars and Emmys, announced it's honoring the sketch comedy show with a special award. But not everyone is a fan of Baldwin's performance as president. Trump has been a frequent ...


  17. Interview: Chrishell Stause on Soaps, Booking Her First Role and 'Another Time'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Daily Actor

    "I was like, 'I'm not gonna get a four year contract on a soap.' I wasn't nervous whatsoever.


  18. Saturday Night Live to be recognised with special Bafta honourRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Salisbury Journal

    Saturday Night Live will receive a special award in the annual Bafta honours for the show's influence on comedy. Bill Murray, Will Ferrell, Eddie Murphy and John Belushi have all starred on the NBC programme in its four-decade history.


  19. Don't Expect As Much Alec Baldwin On SNL This YearRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cinema Blend News

    Saturday Night Live has had a real resurgence in recent seasons, and some of that attention came thanks to Alec Baldwin, who has made quite a few cameo appearances in humorous sketches as candidate-turned-POTUS Donald Trump. But while he might have initially expected the election to go a different way, Baldwin is still portraying now-President Trump on SNL right around two years later, although that could be changing somewhat.


  20. Alec Baldwin says he'll play Trump again on SNL - even though 'it's like agony'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ninme

    ... Thompson and "Weekend Update" hosts Colin Jost and Michael Che - said he has fun being on the long-running NBC sketch comedy show. "They're all old and dear friends of mine, and I love going there. When the show is good, there's nothing like it," ...