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Affleck plays hero bookkeeper in The Accountant

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Ben Affleck walked the red carpet at the premiere of his latest movie “The Accountant” in Los Angeles on Monday.
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George Michael  fans are calling for a memorial bench in his honour [Getty] And now the Faith singer's legions of fans are calling for a special memorial bench to be placed in a park w
Aisleyne Horgan-Wallace made her feelings known about last night's Celebrity Big Brother[Wenn] Viewers branded the model ‘disgusting’ after she appeared to take aim at the Queen of Clean, over h
She once shared a bottle of vodka with Morrissey.
From the man who brought you Gangnam Style.
Mel Giedroyc wants to be the Ann Widdecombe of Strictly if she ever goes on it.
Alesha Dixon wants people to stop visiting attractions where animals are cruelly used for tourists’ entertainment.
Press secretary Sean Spicer said 31 million television viewers watched along with 16.9 million he said had clicked on a CNN live stream of the event.
NEW YORK (AP) — After two straight years of all-white acting nominees and an overhauling of the motion picture academy, the Oscars are poised to trend in a different direction Tuesday. Barry Jenkin&#
The comedian will be presenting the star-studded awards show in September.
Kellyanne Conway inspired a new meme when she used the term “alternative facts” on “Meet the Press,” but Trevor Noah has a grudging respect for her spin doctor ways. &l
BANGKOK (Reuters) - Bright red garments, gold embroidery and colorful accessories would normally have been the mode du jour for Thailand's ethnic Chinese celebrating Lunar New Year on Saturday.
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It’s become something of a film-festival truism that certain movies play better at high altitudes. Exhibit A would probably be “The Blair Witch Project,” which took Sundance by storm in 1999 and g
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Two Montreal-based acts, Paul DesLauriers and Angel Forrest, were the big winners at the 20th annual edition of the Maple Blues Awards handed out Monday during a gala in Toronto that was hosted by
No one likes Corrine. She’s bratty. She has a nanny. She likes to nap and jump in bouncy castles. And she complains about having to do chores. No, she’s not Nick Viall’s little sister – she’s the spoi
Michelle Williams is recounting the emotional toll that leaving the Brooklyn home she once shared with her late boyfriend Heath Ledger took on her.
IT SEEMS things are still fine between actress Ellen Adarna and presidential son Sebastian "Baste" Duterte. News of their supposed split made headlines Monday evening after the Kapamilya star informed
KYLIE Padilla is reportedly expecting her first child. In an article published by the Philippine Entertainment Portal (, the showbiz website cited several sources claiming that the Kapuso actre
Artists, singers, actors, writers and activists appeared at the Women’s March in Washington, D.C., in droves on Saturday. But how will the notable attendees keep their activism fires burning after
Ex-Bake Off host Mel Giedroyc says she is too young to be Strictly Come Dancing's "comedy old bag".
Sundance is known as a festival of discovery, where young unknowns come for their big break. Which makes the appearance of “To the Bone” in the festival’s high-profile U.S. Dramatic Competition so
Meet Gavin Rossdale, middle-aged single dad. He didn’t want it to turn out this way, he says. He feels a little self-conscious when his boys come over, because it’s just him, not a whole family un
What was Episode VIII, the next installment of the main “Star Wars” saga, will be called “The Last Jedi.” Lucasfilm unveiled the title Monday.        
Los Angeles Opera announced its 2017-18 season on Monday,  including main stage productions of “Carmen,” Candide” and “Rigoletto” as well as Off Grand programs for venues such as REDCAT, the Broad
PARK CITY, Utah (AP) — Oliva Pope gets a lot of credit for being a powerful woman, but it’s the woman behind the fictional character who is helping to create real change in an industry thatR
"Ella Grace has arrived!!!" the former "Cosby Show" star wrote on Instagram.
Luke Bryan to sing National Anthem at Super Bowl, plus other entertainment news        
Instead of watching President Donald Trump be sworn in on Friday, HuffPost Women and Bustle, in partnership with Bold, put together a non-partisan Inauguration Day event in D.C. Watch Us Run was
“Adept,” writes reviewer Brendan Kiley, is a “ small, delightfully bonkers, comedy-plus-poetry, intimate-theater marvel.” It’s on stage through Jan. 28.
Sabina Ghebremedhin speaks to Actor and Director Kevin Smith about the Sundance Film Festival, Women's March and Oscars from Park City, UT.

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