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Angelina Jolie Marries Brad Pitt

Actress Angelina Jolie married longtime boyfriend, actor Brad Pitt Saturday in Correns, France a spokesman for the couple said They were married in a private ceremony attended by family and friends at their own Chateau Miraval, located in the South of France.  Prior to their non-denominational ceremony, Jolie and Pitt had applied for a marriage license in California the Associated Press reported. Their children participated in the ceremony: sons Pax and Maddox accompanied Jolie down the aisle, daughters Zahara and Vivienne served as flower girls and twins Knox and Shiloh carried the rings. "It's an exciting prospect, even though for…
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Joan Rivers’ ‘resting comfortably’ in hospital, daughter says

Comedian Joan Rivers is "resting comfortably" in a New York hospital after apparently suffering cardiac and respiratory arrest during a procedure at a medical clinic Thursday. Her daughter, Melissa Rivers, issued a statement Thursday night after arriving at the hospital following a flight from Los Angeles. "I want to thank everyone for the overwhelming love and support for my mother. She is resting comfortably and is with our family. We ask that you continue to keep her in your thoughts and prayers," she said. A law enforcement official said that Rivers stopped breathing during throat surgery. Rivers, 81, was taken…
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‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ resumes filming after two-week

Now witness the firepower of this armed and fully operational movie production. Filming resumed this week on “Star Wars: Episode VII” at Britain’s Pinewood Studios after a two-week hiatus spurred by Harrison Ford’s leg injury, Entertainment Weekly reported. Director Abrams had been forced to rearrange the schedule to account for the absence of star Harrison Ford, who broke his leg June 12 in an on-set mishap caused by a fallen hyrdraulic door from iconic spaceship the Millenium Falcon. While Abrams, Ford’s co-stars and the crew accomplished as much as they could, Disney announced last month that the production would suspend…
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Diane Sawyer signs off early from ABC’s ‘World News,’ ending five-year run as anchor

She's going for an early dismissal. Diane Sawyer will sign off from ABC's "World News" Wednesday ending a five-year run as one of the nation's most watched news anchors. The move came a day earlier than originally planned and caught many by surprise. "See you tonight for my last night anchoring," Sawyer tweeted . “Great adventures ahead." While the Sawyer's exit has been in the works for some time, it will be the fourth anchor swap since the 2005 death of Peter Jennings. "Like everything else, she's doing it on her own terms," an ABC News source said of Sawyer's…
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Robin Williams takes laughter to heaven, but leaves questions on Earth

(CNN) -- The tributes to Robin Williams flow from around the world as stunned friends and family search for answers about why the comic legend would take his own life. Investigators, who said Monday they believe Williams' death was "a suicide due to asphyxia," will hold a news conference to discuss what they've found in the 24 hours since an emergency call to the comedian's Northern California home. An autopsy is scheduled for Tuesday. Williams, 63, was pronounced dead by paramedics who responded to the emergency call. "He has been battling severe depression of late," his media representative Mara Buxbaum…
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Superhero Overload? 8 Major Comic Book Movies Planned for 2017

While much has been written about 2015 as a perfect storm of tentpoles, including sequels to Star Wars, The Avengers, Mission: Impossible, The Hunger Games, Jurassic Park, Fast & Furious and Terminator, 2017 is shaping up to become a showdown of superhero movies. Disney’s Marvel Studios, Warner Bros.’ DC Entertainment and 20th Century Fox so far have plans to release seven films featuring comicbook-based crime fighters combined that year, a record. Sony is developing an eighth that has not yet been dated. And they’re not expected to be small titles, either. Marvel alone has three planned for prime dates in…
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Inside the Real-Life Sandcrawler Lucasfilm Built in Singapore

Photo via Arch Daily With all the talk about the $1B vanity museum that George Lucas is bringing to Chicago, it's worth stopping for a moment to consider the fact that the Star Wars creator has already plucked a moving fortress from dunes of Tatooine and dropped it in a Singapore office park. Officially opened on January 16, and featured yesterday on Arch Daily, the regional HQ of Lucasfilm Singapore is modelled after a Sandcrawler, those caterpillar-tracked fortresses inhabited by the diminutive hooded Jawas. Of course, this one trades the energy furnaces, workshops, and armored plating that made its fictional…
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George Clooney & Amal Alamuddin Get Their Marriage License In London

We hear wedding bells for George Clooney and Amal Alamuddin! The engaged pair successfully secured their marriage license in London, and are well on their way to the altar! Read on for more details. The notorious bachelor is ready to settle down! George Clooney, 53, and the stunning, Amal Alamuddin, 36, have been engaged since April 2014, and are gearing up to walk down the aisle. Securing their marriage license on Aug. 6, the couple’s one step closer to saying, “I do.” George shocked the world when he became engaged to Oxford educated lawyer, Amal. As previously reported, the silver…
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Robert Downey Jr.’s son Indio Downey charged with felony cocaine possession

Robert Downey Jr.’s son has been charged with felony drug possession after a California cop allegedly saw him take a brazen hit from a cocaine pipe in broad daylight.   Indio Downey, 20, was charged with one felony count of cocaine possession and one misdemeanor count of possessing a smoking device, a spokesman for the Los Angeles County District Attorney told the Daily News Thursday.   Downey, whose dad famously battled addiction before making a huge Hollywood comeback in blockbusters that included “Iron Man” and “The Avengers,” is due for arraignment Aug. 29, prosecutors said.   He was arrested at…
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Weekend Box Office: Planet of the Apes Double Up At Number One Over Purge Sequel

Friday was a bumper day for horror flick The Purge: Anarchy and for a moment it looked like it might be number one this weekend. But audiences for the movie got it out of their system opening night and the rest of the weekend went to last week's number one Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Dawn continued to outpace Rise of the Planet of the Apes, earning $138 million in its tenth day. Rise had earned $105 million by that same point in its release. The Purge: Anarchy landed in second place with $28 million, down a notch…
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