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Comcast Makes $65 Billion All-Cash Bid for Fox

Philadelphia cable giant Comcast on Wednesday offered $65 billion for the bulk of 21st Century Fox's TV and studio assets, topping a previous $52.4 billion bid for the properties by Walt Disney …

By Brian Steinberg

Ewan McGregor to Star in New 'Shining' Movie 'Doctor Sleep' (EXCLUSIVE)

Ewan McGregor will star as Danny Torrance in Warner Bros.' adaptation of the Stephen King novel "Doctor Sleep," the sequel to horror classic "The Shining." Sources say King has given his b …

LAPD Investigating Claim That Stan Lee Is Victim of Elder Abuse

The Los Angeles Police Department is investigating allegations that Stan Lee is the victim of elder abuse, according to a restraining order application filed on Wednesday. A judge granted the o …

Kesha Accused Dr. Luke of Raping Katy Perry

UPDATE: Kesha accused former collaborator Dr. Luke of raping Katy Perry in a text message to Lady Gaga, according to court documents filed in New York, obtained by Variety. The documen …

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