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Lawsuit by actor John Wayne’s heirs over ‘Duke’ nickname dismissed

WINSTON-SALEM N.C. (Reuters) – A U.S. judge has dismissed a lawsuit filed by the heirs of film star John Wayne against Duke University over their right to register the late Academy Award winner’s nickname, “Duke,” in connection with a line … Continue reading

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Comedy actor Adam Sandler signs four-film deal with Netflix

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Netflix Inc said on Thursday that comedian and actor Adam Sandler has signed a deal to star in and produce four films that will be shown exclusively on the video-streaming service. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Actor Tracy Morgan was not wearing seatbelt in crash, Wal-Mart says

(Reuters) – Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan and others in his limousine were not wearing seat belts when their vehicle was struck by a Wal-Mart truck in a June highway accident, the retailer said on Monday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Actor Tracy Morgan wasn’t wearing seatbelt in June crash, Wal-Mart says

(Reuters) – Actor and comedian Tracy Morgan and others in his limousine were not wearing seat belts when their vehicle was struck by a Wal-Mart truck in a June highway accident, the retailer said on Monday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Second actor sues Google over ‘Innocence of Muslims’ movie trailer

(Reuters) – A second actor has sued Google Inc over a movie trailer called “Innocence of Muslims” that mocked the Prophet Mohammad and led to riots in 2012, six months after a U.S. appeals court ruled for another actor and … Continue reading

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Bond villain actor Richard Kiel dies at age 74: hospital

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Actor Richard Kiel, best known for playing metal-mouthed James Bond villain Jaws, died on Wednesday at a hospital in Fresno, California. He was 74. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Actor Kevin Kline finds perspective, family secrets in ‘My Old Lady’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – By the time Oscar-winning actor Kevin Kline began filming the comedic drama “My Old Lady,” he was very familiar with the role of the down-and-out, divorced New Yorker, who inherits a rambling apartment in Paris with … Continue reading

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British actor James Corden named host of ‘The Late Late Show’

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Tony-winning British actor James Corden will replace comedian Craig Ferguson as host of “The Late Late Show” next year, the CBS television network said on Monday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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British actor and film director Richard Attenborough dies: BBC

LONDON (Reuters) – British actor and film director Richard Attenborough died on Sunday at the age of 90, the BBC reported, citing his son. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Billy Crystal to commemorate late actor Robin Williams at Emmys

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Comedian Billy Crystal will pay tribute to late actor Robin Williams at television’s Primetime Emmy Awards on Aug. 25, the show’s organizers said on Wednesday. Reuters: Entertainment News

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