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November 16, 2018 11:36 PM Burke to replace Dungey as ABC Entertainment chief

(Reuters) - Karey Burke will replace Channing Dungey as president of Walt Disney’s (DIS.N) ABC Entertainment, the company said on Friday. Burke is currently head of original programming for Disney’s cable channel Freeform. Dungey, the first African-American to lead a U.S. broadcast network, will stay through a transition period as Burke assumes her new role. Disney 111

November 16, 2018 11:08 PM 'Eighth Grade,' 'Beale Street' land Indie Spirit nominations

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Coming-of-age movie “Eighth Grade” and family drama “If Beale Street Could Talk” scored best feature nominations on Friday for the Independent Spirit Awards, the annual honors given to Hollywood’s lower-budget movies. “We the Animals,” a film about three biracial brothers, led all movies with five nods, including one for best first 89

November 16, 2018 2:43 AM Actress Rebel Wilson loses bid to keep most of her defamation payout

Rebel Wilson said she was glad she'd stood up to "a bully" despite losing her bid Friday to keep most of the record payout awarded to her in her defamation case against an Australian magazine. The actress had sued Woman's Day magazine last year over a series of articles in 2015 that she said had painted her as someone who'd lied about her real name, age and childhood 88

November 15, 2018 9:29 PM Sean McVay: Rams could use some plays 'stolen' from Chiefs

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- Sean McVay is always looking for a new wrinkle to add to the Los Angeles Rams' offense. This season, the Kansas City Chiefs (9-1) have provided plenty of content. So much, in fact, that the Chiefs might recognize a few plays Monday night when they play the Rams (9-1). "I'd be lying if I said we have haven't stolen some of their 57

November 15, 2018 7:10 PM Jacob Tremblay Scores Almost $1 Million For 'Good Boys' Film

Forget a freakin' piggy bank ... Jacob Tremblay needs a team of accountants 'cause the little kid is making SERIOUS CHEDDAR with his next movie. The 12-year-old scored a whopping $900k to star in "Good Boys" ... this according to his minors contract obtained by TMZ. The flick's an R-rated comedy produced by Seth Rogen about four boys who skip school 327

November 14, 2018 11:13 PM Michael Avenatti arrested on suspicion of domestic violence: LAPD

Michael Avenatti, the lawyer for adult film actress Stormy Daniels who says she had a sexual relationship with Donald Trump, was arrested after his estranged wife filed a felony domestic violence report. Michael Avenatti, a frequent President Trump critic and the attorney for adult film star Stormy Daniels, was arrested Wednesday on domestic violence 92

November 10, 2018 2:04 AM China cracks down on celebrity hype and fake click-through rates

SHANGHAI (Reuters) - Chinese broadcasters and online entertainment sites should avoid celebrity hype and crack down on fake audience and click-through rates, state media quoted the National Radio and Television Administration as saying. The edict comes after Beijing ordered A-list movie star Fan Bingbing to pay about 884 million yuan ($129 million) in taxes 120

November 9, 2018 11:38 PM 'Westworld' set destroyed as Woolsey Fire engulfs filming location

The Agoura Hills set used to film the HBO series "Westworld" was destroyed Friday in the Woolsey Wildfire. (AP) The historic Western town area, which was also used in "Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman," has burned down at Paramount Ranch, as a result of the Woolsey fire. The Santa Monica Mountains National Recreation area shared the news on Twitter on Friday 142

November 9, 2018 8:36 AM EU Commission seeks input on Disney pledges in pay-TV inquiry

BRUSSELS (Reuters) - The European Commission said on Friday it was seeking reaction on commitments offered by Walt Disney (DIS.N) in a pay-TV investigation aimed at making shows available across the EU. The Commission, the EU’s anti-trust watchdog, is worried about contractual clauses in some deals between six film studios, including Disney and pay-TV 94

November 8, 2018 6:13 PM Chicago diner serving 'Elf'-inspired Spaghetti Sundae dish

A Chicago eatery is hoping you'll start the holiday season with this Spaghetti Sunday inspired by the movie "Elf." (Virgin Hotel Chicago) If you’re looking to stick to the four main food groups this holiday season — i.e., candy, candy canes, candy corn and syrup — this wacky dish is for you. Miss Ricky’s Diner at the Virgin Hotel Chicago is serving up a special 91