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Jane Fonda looks ahead to '9 to 5' sequel, back to Vietnam

Saturday, 18 August 2018, 11:26 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Jane Fonda said she's still confronted by Vietnam War veterans over her 1970s anti-war activism and welcomes the encounters. Such moments provide an opportunity to talk, she said, which needs to...

HBO's 'Deadwood' series to get new life as TV movie

Friday, 17 August 2018, 11:24 Last update: about 5 days ago

"Deadwood" fans can exhale. HBO says it's greenlighted a long-discussed movie based on the Western drama that ended a dozen years ago. HBO programming chief Casey Bloys said Wednesday that...

Bobby Brown says he's no 'bad guy'; denies hitting Houston

Thursday, 16 August 2018, 11:23 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

Bobby Brown says he made some bad choices in his life but denied that his marriage to Whitney Houston ever turned violent, a reversal of a past admission. Brown, speaking with reporters Friday...

Walter White may appear in 'Better Call Saul,' creator says

Wednesday, 15 August 2018, 11:18 Last update: about 5 days ago

"Breaking Bad" is gone, but Walter White may be coming back to television. "Breaking Bad" creator Vince Gilligan said Thursday at Comic-Con that there is an excellent chance that the Bryan...

Robin Williams speaks for himself in new HBO documentary

Tuesday, 14 August 2018, 11:16 Last update: about 5 days ago Associated Press

When filmmaker Marina Zenovich sought to make a documentary about Robin Williams, she found that she could do it largely in the late comedian's own voice. "Robin Williams: Come Inside My Mind,"...

Meghan McCain a feisty new presence on 'The View'

Friday, 10 August 2018, 12:45 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

Meghan McCain's first instinct when approached to join "The View" was to say no — until her father, Sen. John McCain, convinced her to look past her trepidation to see the opportunity. In...

From 'stalker' to 'walker': Woman gets dream job as zombie

Thursday, 9 August 2018, 12:43 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

When she's not spending time with her grandchildren, Terrie Hamrick is likely dressed as a zombie. Hamrick's dream of being a "walker" for "The Walking Dead" came true two seasons ago when she...

Television academy: thumbs down on the latest reboots

Wednesday, 8 August 2018, 12:41 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

Television executives and many viewers love the idea of reviving series and ideas from the past. Emmy voters? Not so much. "Roseanne" quickly became television's top-rated comedy upon its return,...

Streaming rules Emmys as Netflix snaps 17-year HBO streak

Tuesday, 7 August 2018, 12:39 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

When Netflix snapped HBO's 17-year streak as Emmy nominations leader, more than bragging rights switched hands. It represented the breathtaking change in how audiences get and watch TV and the threat...

Producers plan movie about Thai cave rescue

Monday, 6 August 2018, 12:36 Last update: about 13 days ago Associated Press

The boys are out of the cave. Now Hollywood wants in. The producers behind Christian films like "God's Not Dead" are already in Thailand with plans to develop a movie about the 18-day saga of the...

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