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 2020-11-28 13:05 

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Is There a New 'Last Week Tonight With John Oliver' Airing This Week?...

Since the start of the coronavirus pandemic, John Oliver has been broadcasting his weekly "Last Week Tonight" from home in a white-backgrounded "blank void" that looks very different from his usual New York City studio. Now in its sixth se...

 2020-11-28 03:13 

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Sarah Cooper Mentors Trump Lawyer Jenna Ellis in Latest Parody Video...

Sarah Cooper is finding new ways to mock Donald Trump, once again ditching her lip-sync routine and this time pretending to be the woman who mentored one of his campaign attorneys, Jenna Ellis. A recent addition to Trump's team, Ellis was with Rudy Gi...

 2020-11-28 01:21 

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'Utopia' Canceled by Amazon After 1 Season...

"Utopia" is done at Amazon after only one season, an individual with knowledge told TheWrap. The drama was from "Gone Girl" and "Sharp Objects" author Gillian Flynn, and starred John Cusack and Rainn Wilson. "Utopia" follow...

 2020-11-28 00:53 

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SantaCon NYC Canceled This Year: 'All of the Reindeer Got the 'Rona'...

SantaCon NYC — the polarizing annual pub crawl for charity where everyone dresses like Santa Claus — has been canceled this year due to the coronavirus pandemic. "All of the reindeer got the 'rona, so the elves have advised Santa to ho...

 2020-11-28 00:46 

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Jake Paul Denies Calling COVID 'a Hoax' — So Reporter Produces the Receipts...

YouTube star Jake Paul has claimed he was misquoted when saying COVID-19 is a "hoax" during a recent interview with The Daily Beast's Marlow Stern. But on Friday, Stern dropped the receipts that prove otherwise. Paul, who is certainly no stran...

 2020-11-28 00:26 

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LA County Implements 'Targeted' Safer-at-Home Order Amid COVID Surge...

Los Angeles County is set to implement a new "targeted" Safer-at-Home order amid the latest surge of COVID-19 cases starting Monday, though this one is significantly less restrictive than earlier lockdowns in the spring. The new order will last fo...

 2020-11-27 23:39 

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Johnny Depp Commercial During UK's 'Great British Bake Off' Finale Draws Complaints...

Fans of the hit U.K. show "The Great British Bake Off" were surprised during this week's finale to see a cologne commercial featuring Johnny Depp, just weeks after he lost a libel case in which a judge ruled that "wife beater" accusati...

 2020-11-27 23:23 

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How 'The Mandalorian' Brought the 'Star Wars' Extended Universe to Life...

"The Mandalorian" gave die-hard "Star Wars" fans across galaxies both near and far, far away a Black Friday present: Rosario Dawson's debut as the dual lightsaber-wielding Jedi Knight Ahsoka Tano. But more casual viewers were probably ...

 2020-11-27 22:35 

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Is There a New 'SNL' Episode Airing This Week?...

"SNL" is back, now in its 46th season. The most recent new episode, which aired on November 7, was hosted by Dave Chappelle, with the Foo Fighters as the musical guest. The cold open saw Jim Carrey and Maya Rudolph take the stage as Joe Biden and ...

 2020-11-27 20:49 

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Nexstar Warns of Dish Network Blackout as Contract Deadline Approaches...

A contract deadline between Dish Network and Nexstar Media Group is approaching this Wednesday, and Nexstar is warning that millions of subscribers could lose access to programming including NFL games and local news if a deal is not met. Nexstar is the ow...

 2020-11-27 20:18 

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9 Christmas Horror Movies That Scared Up Box Office, From 'Gremlins' to 'Black Christmas' (Photos)...

TheWrap looks at the 6 top-grossing holiday shock-fests 8. Silent Night (2012) Opening: $9,779 Cumulative: $14,567 Malcolm McDowell , Jaime King and Donal Logue star in the film about a murderous Santa who picks off people one by one. 7. Better Watch Out ...

 2020-11-27 20:09 

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Crowd-Free Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Tops 20 Million Viewers...

The 2020 Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade was a welcome — but atypical — sight. Though no crowd could be in attendance, 20.7 million TV viewers tuned in from 9 a.m. to noon, when it averaged a 5.3 rating among adults 18-49, according to Niel...

 2020-11-27 20:06 

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Is There a New Episode of Bill Maher's 'Real Time' Airing This Week?...

After spending much of the year taping his weekly HBO show from his home due to the coronavirus, Bill Maher returned to his L.A.-based studio in September — though with a limited studio audience and live guests who were kept at least six feet apart ...

 2020-11-27 18:45 

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Eric Clapton Sparks Backlash for New Anti-Lockdown Song With Van Morrison...

In his ongoing musical protest against the closures forced by COVID-19, Van Morrison has employed the help of Eric Clapton with a new song aimed to raise funds to support musicians that are struggling financially because of the pandemic. But the song has ...

 2020-11-27 17:57 

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Courteney Cox Re-Creates Monica's Iconic 'Friends' Thanksgiving Turkey Dance...

Courteney Cox may be an unwitting Thanksgiving Day representative , but she's owning her role nonetheless. The actress gave "Friends" fans what they wanted and recreated one of Monica's most iconic scenes: the one where Monica puts a raw t...

 2020-11-27 17:57 

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'Tron: Legacy': Jeff Bridges Gets FX Update With Fan's Deepfake (Video)...

Next month marks the 10th anniversary of "Tron: Legacy," the sequel to the groundbreaking 80s sci-fi film that also set a special effects milestone of its own with the early de-aging technology used on the film's star, Jeff Bridges. A decade l...

 2020-11-27 17:30 

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Did 'The Mandalorian' Just Ruin Baby Yoda?...

(Spoilers ahead for the "Chapter 13" episode of the Disney+ "Star Wars" series, "The Mandalorian") I don't know what I expected Baby Yoda's name might be — to be honest, it's not something I really wondered about ...

 2020-11-27 17:22 

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'The Croods: A New Age' Takes In $2.7 Million on Pandemic-Stricken Thanksgiving...

While this Thanksgiving weekend continues to be the lowest in box office history thanks to the pandemic, Universal/DreamWorks Animation's "The Croods: A New Age" actually saw a small uptick on Thursday with $2.7 million grossed from 2,211 scre...

 2020-11-27 17:22 

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'The Croods: A New Age' Takes In $2.7 Million on Pandemic-Stricken Thanksgiving...

While this Thanksgiving weekend continues to be the lowest in box office history thanks to the pandemic, Universal/DreamWorks Animation's "The Croods: A New Age" actually saw a small uptick on Thursday with $2.7 million grossed from 2,211 scre...

 2020-11-27 16:48 

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'The Mandalorian' Reveals Baby Yoda's Name, Rosario Dawson Debuts as Ahsoka...

WARNING: Contains major spoilers for episode 13 of "The Mandalorian." It's safe to say that the post-Thanksgiving episode of "The Mandalorian" is the biggest one yet for the "Star Wars" series. Titled "The Jedi" and wri...

 2020-11-27 14:00 

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3 Series Each Broadcast Network Is Most Thankful for This (Weird) TV Season...

Thanksgiving is a time to express gratitude for the blessings we have in our lives. Yes, even this year. And despite the troubles facing the broadcast networks in recent seasons — especially the current weird one — with eroding audiences and t...

 2020-11-27 13:57 

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'Contagion' Star Jude Law Says Film's Pandemic Predictions 'Scared the Hell Out of Me' and Were Spot On...

Jude Law says he wasn't "hugely surprised" by the way the coronavirus pandemic has crippled the world this year — due to his work on director Steven Soderbergh's 2011 thriller "Contagion" that forecast how a virus could sprea...

 2020-11-27 12:30 

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11 Hollywood Stars Who Stripped Down for Playboy, From Kim Basinger to Lindsay Lohan (Photos)...

Kim Basinger , Jenny McCarthy , Charlize Theron , Madonna , Lindsay Lohan and Sharon Stone are just a few of the actresses who posed for the men's magazine Playboy before it abandoned full nudity — and then quickly brought it back. In fact, the ...

 2020-11-27 02:01 

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'The Masked Singer' Reveals Another Masked Contestant: And Broccoli Is......

(Warning: This post contains spoilers for Thursday's "The Masked Singer.") "The Masked Singer" aired on a special night this week as a Thanksgiving treat from Fox, but the end of the episode was the same as always: another contestant e...

 2020-11-27 01:53 

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11 Celebrity Wines Ranked by Wine Enthusiast, From Fergie to Jay-Z (Photos)...
 2020-11-27 00:14 

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Don't Be a Turkey, SAG-AFTRA Let's Give Thanks for Our Senior Performers (Guest Blog)...

She made her wardrobe call at 4 p.m. The recognition on the parking attendant's face wasn't lost behind the Dodgers logo on his facemask. His eyes crinkled from the wide grin that comes with coming face-to-face with a celebrity. After all, this is...

 2020-11-26 22:07 

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Watch Stan Lee's Hilarious Ode to the F-Word in Cartoon Form (Video)...

Marvel Comics legend Stan Lee might be gone but he is very much not forgotten. Two years after his death at age 95, fans got something new — and hilariously profane — to remember him by courtesy of his former sound engineer Aron Fromm. Fromm, ...

 2020-11-26 21:25 

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Matt Morrison as NBC's 'The Grinch' Made a Lot of Folks Vow to Stop Christmas from Coming...

On Thursday NBC marked Thanksgiving day by rolling out the first teaser for its upcoming "Dr. Seuss' The Grinch Musical." Unfortunately, the very brief look at star Matt Morrison's very campy version of the title character pretty much resu...

 2020-11-26 20:36 

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Alex Trebek's Posthumous Thanksgiving Message Leaves 'Jeopardy!' Fans Delighted...

Alex Trebek shared a heartfelt message on Thursday's Thanksgiving episode of "Jeopardy!" and it left fans who are missing the legendary host feeling especially grateful. "Happy Thanksgiving, ladies and gentlemen," Trebek, in a message ...

 2020-11-26 20:20 

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The Evolution of Kristen Stewart: From 'Panic Room' to 'Twilight' to 'Happiest Season' (Photos)...

"Safety of Objects" (2001) Following a non-speaking role in the Disney Channel series "The Thirteenth Year" and a walk-on part in "The Flintstones in Viva Rock Vegas," Stewart appeared in the indie film "The Safety of Objects&#...

 2020-11-26 20:09 

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Jimmy Fallon Is Savaged (and Also Cheered) for His 'Normal' Macy's Parade Performance...

Jimmy Fallon helped kick off NBC's broadcast of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade by singing and dancing with the "Tonight Show" band The Roots. And while some Twitter users were left " unapologetically crying " with joy, others.....

 2020-11-26 18:47 

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How to Stream the National Dog Show...

Who couldn't use a little happy-time with man's best friends on Thanksgiving Day, huh? Well, the 19th annual family-favorite special "The National Dog Show" hosted by John O'Hurley and David Frei is here to put a smile on your face. Th...

 2020-11-26 18:22 

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Steve Carell's Santa Video Chats the Elves in New Commercial (Video)...

Steve Carell plays a bummed-out Santa Claus tired of 2020 in a new Xfinity commercial released on Thanksgiving Day. In the clip, Carell's Santa struggles with the same issues we've all had amid the coronavirus pandemic, and he feels hopeless about...

 2020-11-26 18:10 

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Daria Nicolodi, 'Inferno' Star and 'Suspiria' Co-Writer, Dies at 70...

Daria Nicolodi died Thanksgiving Thursday. She was 70 years old. The cause of death has not been released. The Italian-born actress starred in "Inferno," co-write "Suspiria" and was the mother of Asia Argento. She was also in the cult clas...

 2020-11-26 18:00 

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10 Things to Be Thankful for in This Weird, Messy Awards Season (Including Netflix)...

Thankful? In 2020? Yes, it's been a miserable year on a lot of fronts. And this is a mess of an awards season a morass of delays, rule changes to adjust to the fact that movie aren't being released and theaters can't open, and the promise that...

 2020-11-26 17:52 

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Mehdi Hasan Accuses Bill Maher of 'Brazen' Islamophobia: It's 'Old-Fashioned Racism'...

Peacock host Mehdi Hasan has accused comedian Bill Maher of "brazen" Islamophobia in a new Daily Beast interview Thursday. "There is subtle Islamophobia, and I wouldn't put Bill Maher in the 'subtle' category. He's pretty braze...

 2020-11-26 17:12 

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'Superintelligence' Film Review: Melissa McCarthy Is Humanity's Last Hope in Superaverage Comedy...

In "Superintelligence," an average human being must convince a sentient AI program not to wipe out humanity. Lucky for all of us, the film "Superintelligence" is not entered as evidence that our continued existence is justified. It's p...

 2020-11-26 16:45 

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10 All-Time Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Fails...

Turkey Day is here, which means that all across America, La-Z-Boys have been dragged in front of TVs because the annual viewing of the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade is upon us. One way to get hyped for this year's festivities is to remember some ...

 2020-11-26 13:05 

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Watch the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade Live Stream Here (Video)...

This year, New Yorkers are thankful for free over-the-air broadcast television. (And Manhattanite cord-cutters who are not enterprising enough to get an antenna are thankful for livestreaming.) That's because while there is technically no 2.5-mile mar...

 2020-11-26 03:12 

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Disney to Lay Off 32,000 People in the First Half of 2021...

Citing the COVID-19 pandemic as well as a "changing environment," Disney announced Wednesday that it will lay off 32,000 employees in the first half of 2021, culled primarily from the company's theme parks division. Disney has also confirmed t...

 2020-11-26 01:44 

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'Happiest Season' Director Made LGBT Holiday Rom-Com Because 'I've Never Seen My Experience Represented'...

Clea DuVall loves Christmas movies, but she never saw herself reflected in them. DuVall, who is gay and as both an actress and a director has frequently talked about the importance of LGBT portrayals throughout her career, decided to change that, and wrot...

 2020-11-26 01:17 

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'Godzilla vs Kong' vs COVID: Streamers Vie for Legendary's Monster Movie...

Warner Bros. and Legendary's monster movie "Godzilla vs. Kong" might skip movie theaters and stream on HBO Max, according to a report in The Hollywood Reporter . Netflix offered $200 million for the monster movie however WarnerMedia blocked it...

 2020-11-26 00:43 

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What to Watch on Thanksgiving Weekend: TV Viewing Guide...

With COVID-19 cases on the rise across the country and public health officials encouraging scaled-back gatherings, we'll all have a lot more time to spend in front of the TV this Thanksgiving weekend. Below, see our comprehensive list of programs to w...

 2020-11-26 00:04 

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As 'Croods: A New Age' Opens in Theaters, Expect a New-Age Streaming Debut Next Month...

While Universal/DreamWorks Animation's "The Croods: A New Age" opens Wednesday in theaters — though in a lot less theaters than would have been possible even earlier this month — you might well be able to watch the Stone Age-set se...

 2020-11-25 23:59 

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Joss Whedon Exits HBO Drama 'The Nevers'...

Joss Whedon is departing the HBO drama "The Nevers," where he was set to write, direct and serve as showrunner. "We have parted ways with Joss Whedon. We remain excited about the future of 'The Nevers' and look forward to its premiere ...

 2020-11-25 23:04 

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Roku, Washington Post Hit by Prolonged Amazon Web Services Outage...

Amazon Web Services — Amazon's popular cloud-computing business — was hit by a multi-hour outage on Wednesday, impacting several websites and apps, including Roku and The Washington Post. The service's Twitter account said it was "...

 2020-11-25 22:48 

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Every WWE Champion Ever, Ranked by Number of Reigns (Photos)...

Pro-wrestling championship belts change hands (or waists) like grapplers change ring gear these days, though it wasn't always that way. Drew McIntyre is WWE Champion (again) these days after taking the strap back from Randy Orton during a mid-November...

 2020-11-25 22:40 

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i_o, Music Producer Who Worked With Grimes and Lights, Dies at 30...

Music producer and DJ Garrett Falls Lockhart, who went by the stage name i_o, died today at age 30. Lockhart's social media team confirmed the news with a note posted Wednesday afternoon that confirmed his passing. "On Monday, November 23 the worl...

 2020-11-25 22:24 

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'Uncle Frank' Film Review: Alan Ball's 1970s Gay Road Trip Saga Meanders, But Finds Its Path...

A gay urbanite travels home to visit a family that does not know about their loved one's sexual orientation; it's a situation that's played for comedy in "Happiest Season," but in "Uncle Frank," writer-director Alan Ball mines ...

 2020-11-25 22:10 

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Jukin Media's Jon Skogmo Breaks Down the Pandemic Boom in User Generated Video...

Jon Skogmo, founder and co-CEO of Culver City-based Jukin Media, once described his company to the Wall Street Journal as "the Getty Images of viral videos." Founded in 2009, Jukin provides an avenue for amateur video makers to go pro by licensing...

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