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December 16, 2018 9:18 PM Emily VanCamp marries 'Revenge' co-star Josh Bowman

On Saturday, the 32-year-old actress wed former "Revenge" co-star Josh Bowman in the Bahamas, according to Us Weekly. VanCamp and Bowman, 30, tied the knot in front of family and friends, including fellow "Revenge" alum Ashley Madekwe, who shared snaps of her tropical travels online. The couple met on the set of the ABC drama in 2011, playing love interests 152

December 15, 2018 3:02 PM Wanda inks $1.7 billion "red tourism" site in China's Communist heartland

BEIJING (Reuters) - China’s Wanda group has signed a deal to build a sprawling complex for patriotic tourists to visit a site where the ruling Communist Party’s traces its revolutionary roots in northwestern Shaanxi province. At a ceremony in Beijing on Thursday, China Wanda Group and the Yanan city government agreed to start work on a 12 billion yuan ($1.74 billion) 112

December 11, 2018 11:04 PM China's Tencent Music raises nearly $1.1 billion in U.S. IPO

NEW YORK/HONG KONG (Reuters) - China-based music streaming company Tencent Music Entertainment Group TME.N has raised close to $1.1 billion in its U.S. initial public offering (IPO) after pricing its shares at the bottom of its targeted range, two sources said on Tuesday. The music arm of gaming and social network giant Tencent Holdings Ltd (0700.HK) priced 172

December 10, 2018 1:26 AM Alibaba takes control of film group in $160 million share purchase

BEIJING (Reuters) - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA.N) said on Monday it will increase its stake in Hong Kong-listed Alibaba Pictures (1060.HK) to 51 percent, taking control of the film unit’s board. Alibaba Pictures will issue one billion new shares to Alibaba at HK$1.25, valuing the exchange at roughly HK$1.25 billion ($159.9 million), the e-commerce 109

December 5, 2018 7:43 AM 'The Wiz' fails to wow theater-goers in Louisville; some seeking refunds, report says

Audience members in Louisville say they were left "distraught" by a problematic production of the musical "The Wiz," and were demanding their money back, a report said Tuesday. After Island Entertainment KC of Kansas City staged two performances of "The Wiz" on Saturday at the Kentucky Center for the Performing Arts' Brown Theatre, dozens of customers 146

December 4, 2018 11:25 AM Chief at Alibaba video site Youku steps down amid corruption probe

BEIJING (Reuters) - The president of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd’s video streaming service, Youku, has stepped down and is believed to be talking to Chinese authorities as part of a potential corruption case, the company said on Tuesday. The abrupt departure comes amid a wider reshuffle of Alibaba executives as the company shores up its leadership following 163

November 30, 2018 12:11 AM LeBron James Producing Movie About His Life

LeBron James has ANOTHER movie in the works -- but this one is based on his own life! The NBA superstar -- along with his producing partner Maverick Carter and SpringHill Entertainment -- are moving forward with a flick based on the book, "Shooting Stars" ... about Bron's youth basketball team. LeBron co-authored the book with famed writer Buzz Bissinger 197

November 27, 2018 9:39 PM Disney, Fox deny claims in $1 billion Malaysia theme park lawsuit

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) and Twenty-First Century Fox Inc (FOXA.O) on Tuesday rejected claims in a Malaysia casino operator’s lawsuit accusing them of abandoning a licensing contract tied to the planned construction of a Fox-branded theme park. Disney and Fox said Genting Malaysia Bhd’s (GENM.KL) respective claims against them were “without 138

November 19, 2018 4:50 PM Disney's Fox deal gets China's approval

(Reuters) - Walt Disney Co (DIS.N) on Monday received unconditional approval from China for its deal to buy Twenty-First Century Fox’s (FOXA.O) entertainment assets, clearing one of the last major hurdles for the deal to go through. Disney agreed to purchase Fox’s film and television assets for $71.3 billion and received approval from European Commission 104

November 17, 2018 5:12 PM 'Two and a Half Men' star Jon Cryer to star as Lex Luthor in CW’s ‘Supergirl’

The former "Two and and Half" men star will star as Lex Luther in the CW's "Supergirl" series. (Photo by Presley Ann/WireImage) The move marks a return to series television for Cryer, who won two Primetime Emmy Awards for his work on the long-running CBS comedy “Two and a Half Men.” Cryer will recur on the Warner Bros. Television superhero drama as Luthor 133