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Tom Hanks’ Free iPad Typewriter App Climbs to No. 1 on Apple’s App Store
Award-winning actor Tom Hanks now has the most popular iPad app on Apple’s iTunes App Store, as the thesp’s Hanx Writer free app — emulating a manual typewriter — currently sit...
Watch: Studio Ghibli's 'The Tale of Princess Kaguya' Gets a Stunning U.S. Trailer
It's been a crazy couple of weeks for Studio Ghibli, the famed Japanese studio created by master animator Hayao Miyazaki. But rumors of retirement haven't stopped them from releasing a U.S. trailer fo...
EMMYS VOTE: Which Series Will Win Best Drama?
The 66th Primetime Emmy Awards take place next Monday, Aug. 25, with six programs competing in the Best Drama category. Question is–which show will win the top prize?
‘Expendables 3′ Flop Shows Danger of Pre-Release Piracy, Expert Says
“The Expendables 3″ flopped at the box office last weekend, the victim of scathing reviews and a concept that was looking bruised and battered by round three. It was also hindered by wides...
CBS Seeks More Than $500K for Ads in ‘Thursday Night Football’
CBS is seeking more than half a million dollars for a 30-second spot in its coming “Thursday Night Football” broadcasts,which will be simulcast on cable’s the NFL Network — the...
Keanu Reeves to Star in Action TV Series ‘Rain’ From Slingshot Global Media
Slingshot Global Media announced Monday that Keanu Reeves will star in and executive produce its upcoming television series “Rain,” based on the best-selling novels from Barry Eisler. Reev...
‘Fault In Our Stars’ Director Josh Boone Eyed for Vampire ‘Lestat’ Reboot at Universal (Exclusive)
[Update 12:25 p.m.: For its part, a spokesperson for Imagine Entertainment has told TheWrap that the story below is "completely untrue." TheWrap stands by its story.] Fresh off the incredible global s...
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Facebook Tests 'Satire' Tag to Help Users Identify Fake News
Facebook wants to make sure its users are not only well-informed but feel smart, too. The social networking giant is experimenting with a “satire” tag for the related articles in a user...
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Taylor Swift Drops 'Shake It Off' Single, Announces Album
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A&E Greenlights ‘Lachey’s Bar’ Docuseries From Nick and Drew Lachey
A&E Network has ordered “Lachey’s Bar,” a docuseries from former 98 Degrees band members and brothers Nick and Drew Lachey. Perhaps looking to ride the wave of success generated ...
‘Expendables 3’ Illegally Downloaded 5 Million Times, But Still Isn’t Top Hit for Pirates
Pirates have voted on “The Expendables 3″ with their clicks — and it turns out the Sylvester Stallone-starrer hasn’t been astoundingly popular among digital thieves, relatively...
Nicolas Chartier Buys Ashton Kutcher’s $9.9 Million Crib
It’s no secret in the celebrity real estate world that Ashton Kutcher sold his glassy, uber-modern mansion high above the Hollywood Reservoir for $9.925 million. What’s not so well known is that t...
Keanu Reeves to Produce and Star in ‘Rain’ TV Show
Whoa: Keanu Reeves is moving into television by starring in and producing the new action-drama “Rain.” The series, from Slingshot Global Media, is based on the book series by Barry Eisler....
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Could P&G Sell Off Iconic Ivory Brand?
Since Procter & Gamble’s Aug. 1 announcement that it intends to shutter or sell off as many as 100 brands, investors, advertising firms and retailers have speculated over which products wo...
MTV VMAs Chastised by Parents TV Council; Warns Against Miley Cyrus Repeat
The Parents Television Council has issued a request that MTV give its Video Music Awards show an appropriate rating for the amount of sexual content it will contain. In a letter addressed to MTV and V...
Participant Media Founder Jeff Skoll Quietly Buys Beverly Hills Fixer-Upper House
When you sell about $2 billion worth of eBay stock, as Canadian-born multibillionaire and former eBay prexy Jeff Skoll did in 2005, you can do things like drop $11 million on a solar-powered Beverly H...
Summer's Biggest Box-Office Bargains: ‘Purge Anarchy,’ ‘Fault in Our Stars’ and ‘Neighbors’
The chiller “The Purge: Anarchy” has taken in a cool $100 million at the worldwide box office — not bad for a movie that cost $9 million to make. In terms of bang for the buck, it...
New York State Tax Credits Yield ‘Dora and Friends,’ Other Post-Production Gains
The debut on Monday of Nickelodeon’s “Dora and Friends: Into the City” is giving New York state officials reason to trumpet the state’s boosted incentives for post-production w...
Nick Lachey Lands A&E Reality Series
So, Nick Lachey walks into a bar… Brothers /former boy banders Nick and Drew Lachey are the subjects of A&E's latest celebrity-driven reality show, with the upcoming “Lachey's ...
‘Mummy’ Director Stephen Sommers Sells Britney Spears’ Past Malibu Home
When Britney Spears married her second husband and baby daddy, Kevin Federline, they picked up a luxury love shack inside the guarded gates of Malibu’s prestigious Serra Retreat enclave. The pop sta...

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