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“The Affair” Star Ruth Wilson Denies Romance with Jake Gyllenhaal

“The Affair” Star Ruth Wilson Denies Romance with Jake Gyllenhaal

Steven Lippman/SHOWTIME(LOS ANGELES) -- Are Ruth Wilson and Jake Gyllenhaal more than just onstage co-stars?The actress, who recently won a Golden Globe for her role in Showtime's The Affair, told the latest issue of Net-a-Porter's The Edit that she's just friends with her co-star. The two are currently starring in the Broadway play, Constellations."He's adorable, a really good guy," she said of Gyllenhaal."We've become like brother and sister a little bit," Wilson continued. "We spend so much time together. We trust that even if we have a little [disagreement] -- which is going to happen because we're in a tense environment that demands a lot from us -- we'll make up and we'll be fine. I trust him implicitly."Rumors started swirling after the Golden Globes when reportedly the two actors were seen kissing and holding hands at an after party.

Gyllenhaal's known for dating actresses, including Kirsten Dunst and Reese Witherspoon. He's also been linked to Taylor Swift and Sports Illustrated swimsuit model Alyssa Miller.

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Jon Gosselin Opens Up About New Life as DJ

Jon Gosselin Opens Up About New Life as DJ

Anna Webber/Getty Images for Maxim(LOS ANGELES) -- Jon & Kate Plus 8 star Jon Gosselin said in 2013 he was happy waiting tables at a local Pennsylvania restaurant. But now, the reality star has a new gig -- as a DJ."I love it," he told People magazine about the new career path. "The hours are great. I get to go out, have a good time with all my friends, play the music I like to hear and have the day to myself."His professional name is nothing flashy: it's just DJ Jon Gosselin. He says he's simply capitalizing on his reality-star fame since "it's not going away." He even calls himself a "celebrity disc jockey" on his business card.For a short time in 2013, it seemed Gosselin wanted out of the spotlight. Then he came back to TV in last season's Couples Therapy on VH1. Now, he's doing upward of 15 DJ shows a month near his home in Pennsylvania.Other stars, such as Paris Hilton, have turned to DJ-ing, but Gosselin said it's not an easy transition.

"You have to know what you're doing. You have to keep the flow," he said. "I play to the crowd. I'll go back to the '50s and play some James Brown, then into the '80s: Prince and stuff like that. Then into the '90s, and then Taylor Swift or whatever. I just move around."Gosselin said the one thing he won't do is perform at weddings -- because of his celebrity.

"The brides get pissed," he said. "I've been at people's weddings and then their guests start taking pictures of me and it's not good."

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CBS Announces Cast for New “Survivor” Season

CBS Announces Cast for New “Survivor” Season

CBS(NEW YORK) — CBS has announced the castaways who will compete on the new season of Survivor, which will have a brand-new theme: "Worlds Apart."The 18 competitors will be divided into three tribes: the White Collar, or Masaya, Tribe, comprised of men and women who are "known for making the rules;" the Blue Collar, or Escameca, Tribe, featuring castaways who are "known to follow the rules;" and the No Collar, or Nargarote, Tribe, made up of "free spirits who are known to break the rules."A coconut salesman and a YouTube sensation are among the contestants on the No Collar Tribe.As usual, a one-million-dollar grand prize will be up for grabs.The 30th season of Survivor begins February 25.Here's a rundown of the new castaways:White Collar (Masaya Tribe)Tyler Fredrickson, 33Current Residence: Los AngelesOccupation: Ex-Talent Agent AssistantSo Kim, 31Current Residence: Long Beach, Calif.Occupation: Retail BuyerCarolyn Rivera, 52Current Residence: Tampa, Fla.Occupation: Corporate ExecutiveMax Dawson, Ph.D., 37Current Residence: Topanga, Calif.Occupation: Media ConsultantShirin Oskooi, 31Current Residence: San FranciscoOccupation: Yahoo ExecutiveJoaquin Souberbielle, 27Current Residence: Valley Stream, N.Y.Occupation: Marketing DirectorBlue Collar (Escameca Tribe)Kelly Remington, 44Current Residence: Grand Island, N.Y.Occupation: State TrooperSierra Dawn Thomas, 27Current Residence: Roy, UtahOccupation: Barrel RacerMike Holloway, 38Current Residence: North Richland Hills, TexasOccupation: Oil DrillerLindsey Cascaddan, 24Current Residence: College Park, Fla.Occupation: HairdresserDan Foley, 47Current Residence: Gorham, MaineOccupation: Postal WorkerRodney Lavoie Jr., 24Current Residence: BostonOccupation: General ContractorNo Collar (Nargarote)Jenn Brown, 22Current Residence: Long Beach, Calif.Occupation: Sailing InstructorHali Ford, 25Current Residence: San FranciscoOccupation: Law StudentJoe Anglim, 25Current Residence: Scottsdale, Ariz.Occupation: Jewelry DesignerNina Poersch, 51Current Residence: Palmdale, Calif.Occupation: Hearing AdvocateVince Sly, 32Current Residence: Santa Monica, Calif.Occupation:  Coconut VendorWill Sims II, 41Current Residence: Sherman Oaks, Calif.Occupation: YouTube Sensation

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Marvel Stars Chris Evans, Chris Pratt ‘Feud’ over Super Bowl Matchup

Marvel Stars Chris Evans, Chris Pratt ‘Feud’ over Super Bowl Matchup

ABC/Adam Taylor/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) — There's some dissension in the Marvel universe, all because the Seattle Seahawks will play the New England Patriots in the Super Bowl.Chris Evans, who plays Captain America on the big screen, is from Boston and is a Patriots fan. Chris Pratt, who filled the role of Peter Quill/Star-Lord in the Marvel blockbuster Guardians of the Galaxy last year, is a native of Lake Stevens, Washington, and roots for the Seahawks. So, the two are now engaged in a friendly -- and charitable -- rivalry.Evans decided to needle Pratt on Twitter the other day by writing, "Well, well, well @prattprattpratt, looks like our teams are going into battle. For the next 2 weeks, you are not my friend, you are my enemy."Pratt replied, "We both know there's only one Captain America and his name is Russell Wilson," the quarterback for the Seahawks.Evans then suggested the two put something on the line for the big game. Pratt answered that if the Seahawks win, Evans must visit Seattle Children's hospital as Captain America, waving the 12th Man Flag that represents Seahawks fans at home games.Evans agreed to the terms on Wednesday, adding, "[W]hen the Patriots humiliate your seachickens, I expect Star-Lord to arrive at @chris_haven in a [Tom] Brady jersey."  Christopher's Haven is a non-profit organization that provides supportive housing for families whose children are receiving outpatient pediatric cancer treatments in Boston.The Seahawks and Patriots will meet in Super Bowl 49 in Glendale, Arizona, on Feb. 1.

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Rainn Wilson Moves on from Dwight Schrute with New Show “Backstrom”

Rainn Wilson Moves on from Dwight Schrute with New Show “Backstrom”

Fox(NEW YORK) — After playing the socially-awkward Dwight Schrute on The Office for nine seasons, actor Rainn Wilson tackles a different kind of role in his new Fox series, Backstrom, which premieres Thursday night.He is the titular character in Backstrom -- an irritable, erratic detective who, Wilson says, "hates everyone, including himself."Wilson says it's been a challenging role for him, one that's very different from the Dwight Schrute character he's best known for.Wilson was reluctant to star in another TV show after The Office concluded its run in 2013, but he says Backstrom was "too great to pass up."Backstrom, an adaptation by Bones creator Hart Hanson of a Swedish book series, was originally a CBS project. However, after the network passed on it, Fox stepped in and ordered the show to series.Backstrom premieres on Fox Thursday night at 9 p.m. Eastern time.

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George Lucas: Disney Didn’t Use My Ideas for New “Star Wars” Movie

George Lucas: Disney Didn’t Use My Ideas for New “Star Wars” Movie

LucasFilm(NEW YORK) — It seems Star Wars mastermind George Lucas won't have much influence over the new film in the franchise.Lucas -- who sold Lucasfilm, the production company responsible for the Star Wars films, to Disney in 2012 -- was asked by Cinema Blend to share ideas he'd presented for the upcoming installment, The Force Awakens.

He answered, "The ones that I sold to Disney, they came up to the decision that they didn't really want to do those. So they made up their own. So it's not the ones that I originally wrote [on screen in Star Wars: The Force Awakens]."Star Wars: The Force Awakens, directed by J.J. Abrams, will hit theaters Dec. 18.Disney, which is releasing the new Star Wars movie, is the parent company of ABC News.

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“Cosby Show” Star Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Jay Leno Weigh in on Bill Cosby Controversy

“Cosby Show” Star Malcolm-Jamal Warner and Jay Leno Weigh in on Bill Cosby Controversy

Nathaniel Chadwick/NBC(NEW YORK) — Another one of Bill Cosby's former co-stars from The Cosby Show is weighing in on the controversy surrounding the comedian in which several women have accused Cosby of sexual assault.Malcolm-Jamal Warner told Billboard, "He's one of my mentors, and he's been very influential and played a big role in my life as a friend and mentor. Just as it's painful to hear any woman talk about sexual assault, whether true or not, it's just as painful to watch my friend and mentor go through this.""I can't really speak on any of the allegations because obviously, I was not there," he continued. "The Bill Cosby I know has been great to me and great for a lot of people. What he's done for comedy and television has been legendary and history-making. What he's done for the black community and education has been invaluable. That's the Bill Cosby I know. I can't speak on the other stuff."Fellow comedian Jay Leno was also asked about Cosby and seemed to take the side of the accusers."I don’t know why it’s so hard to believe women," Leno said Wednesday at the National Association of Television Program Executives conference in Miami. "You to go Saudi Arabia and you need two women to testify against a man. Here you need 25."Cosby has continued to deny the allegations. He has never been criminally charged in connection with any of the allegations.

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Jennifer Aniston Reveals 20-Year Battle With Dyslexia

Jennifer Aniston Reveals 20-Year Battle With Dyslexia

ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Aniston says she's "very happy" and that "life is quite extraordinary," but that she's gone through hardships just like everyone else.The former Friends star, 45, opened up to The Hollywood Reporter like never before -- talking about her relationship with her mother, her struggles with dyslexia and her high-profile divorce from Brad Pitt.The Cake actress, who is now happily engaged to writer/director/actor Justin Theroux, 43, said she is beyond over her divorce that happened a decade ago."We're not in daily communication," she told the magazine about Pitt. "But we wish nothing but wonderful things for each other. Nobody did anything wrong. You know what I mean? It was just like, sometimes things [happen]. If the world only could just stop with the stupid, soap-opera bulls---. There's no story."She opened up about letting go, adding, "I'm a control freak. I like to be in charge of everything. My life was so out of control growing up, it's very important today for it to be in control."Aniston revealed that she doesn't read all that often because of dyslexia, which hurt her self-esteem during some of her formative years. She found out she had the learning disability in her 20's."The only reason I knew [that I had it] was because I went to get a prescription for glasses," she said. "I had to wear these Buddy Holly glasses. One had a blue lens and one had a red lens. And I had to read a paragraph, and they gave me a quiz, gave me 10 questions based on what I'd just read, and I think I got three right. Then they put a computer on my eyes, showing where my eyes went when I read. My eyes would jump four words and go back two words, and I also had a little bit of a lazy eye, like a crossed eye, which they always have to correct in photos."Before being diagnosed, "I thought I wasn't smart. I just couldn't retain anything."Finally, Aniston spoke about her mother Nancy Dow, admitting for years the two didn't speak."She had a temper. I can't tolerate that," she said. "She was critical. She was very critical of me. Because she was a model, she was gorgeous, stunning. I wasn't. I never was. I honestly still don't think of myself in that sort of light, which is fine. She was also very unforgiving. She would hold grudges that I just found so petty."Now, she says, "We're all fine."As for failing to get an Oscar nod for her role in Cake, Aniston is gracious and says she doesn't feel snubbed at all. "I know a lot of people were sorry. I feel I've gotten such wonderful love — I had almost more phone calls and flowers than I did for any other nomination [in the past]."

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Zooey Deschanel Is Engaged to Jacob Pechenik

Zooey Deschanel Is Engaged to Jacob Pechenik

Patrick Ecclesine/Fox(NEW YORK) --  Zooey Deschanel has had a very exciting 2015 so far!

The New Girl star is not only pregnant, but she's also engaged to her boyfriend, Jacob Pechenik, her rep confirmed to ABC News.

The actress, 35, and her producer beau, 42, revealed earlier this month that they're expecting their first child."Jacob and I are over the moon," she said at the time to People magazine. "We are so excited to meet our little one."The happy couple began dating last year, and he accompanied her to the Emmys last August.And while this is their first child together, he or she will have a new friend right from the start. Her sister, actress Emily Deschanel, is also pregnant.

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Family of Comedian Killed in Tracy Morgan Crash Settles with Walmart

Family of Comedian Killed in Tracy Morgan Crash Settles with Walmart

Kenneth Gabrielsen/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- The family of a comedian killed in the crash that also injured Tracy Morgan has settled a wrongful death claim with Walmart, ABC News has learned.“We’ve reached an amicable resolution of the case we were about to file against Wal-Mart,” Daryl Zaslow of Eichen Crutchlow Zaslow & McElroy, LLP in New Jersey told ABC News.Zaslow represents the family of James McNair, who was killed June 7, 2014 on the New Jersey Turnpike after a Walmart tractor-trailer crashed into a limo van in which he, Morgan and others were riding in.The amount of the settlement was subject to a confidentiality agreement between Walmart and McNair’s children, 19-year-old Danita and 26-year-old Jamel.“Nothing can take the place of their father,” Zaslow said. "But to the extent that their father would have continued to work to support them, their father would be very happy with what his legacy has left them.”This is the first out of court settlement related to the accident.Morgan has filed a separate lawsuit in federal court in New Jersey.Walmart admitted no wrongdoing, but truck operator Kevin Roper has been accused in criminal court of operating without having slept for more than 24 hours.

In a statement, Walmart said, "We know there is nothing we can do to change what happened to Mr. McNair, but Walmart and his family have worked closely together to reach an agreement. Walmart will continue to work to conclude all of the remaining issues and we’re committed to doing what’s right."

The National Transportation Safety Board said Roper was driving 65 mph in the seconds before the crash. The speed limit near the accident scene had been lowered to 45 mph due to construction.

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Jennifer Aniston on “Cake” Role: ‘I Felt Like I Went Back to Class’

Jennifer Aniston on “Cake” Role: ‘I Felt Like I Went Back to Class’Cinelou Films(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Aniston “really did” want the role of Claire, a woman suffering from chronic pain, in her upcoming movie Cake.“I really did. I fell in love with her when I read this script,” Aniston, 45, said...

Paulina Gretzky and Dustin Johnson Welcome Baby Boy

Paulina Gretzky and Dustin Johnson Welcome Baby Boy

Michael Kovac/AMA2013/Getty Images for Dodge(LOS ANGLES) -- Wayne Gretzky is a grandpa.The hockey great's daughter Paulina Gretzky, 25, and her fiance Dustin Johnson welcomed their baby boy on Monday, ABC News has confirmed."Paulina and I are happy to announce the arrival of our baby boy, who was born in Los Angeles on Monday morning," Johnson wrote in the statement sent to ABC. "Both Paulina and the baby are healthy, resting comfortably and in great spirits! We sincerely appreciate the outpouring of love and support we have received and plan to release further details in the coming days!"Paulina Gretzky announced she was expecting last September and announced it was a boy in December."@djohnsonpga & i are so excited to finally share with you all our amazing news..we're having a baby!!" she wrote four months back on Instagram.Then three months later, she wrote, "Merry Christmas Everyone!! Ps..We're having a BOY," next to a pic with her fiance."Johnson is a PGA pro with eight titles to his credit, while Gretzky is a model, who has appeared on the cover of magazines like Maxim.

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26th GLAAD Media Awards: Complete List of Nominees

26th GLAAD Media Awards: Complete List of Nominees

The Weinstein Company(LOS ANGELES) -- Award season is in full swing and the 26th Annual GLAAD Media Awards, celebrating and recognizing "media for their fair, accurate and inclusive representations of the LGBT community and the issues that affect their lives," were announced Wednesday morning.In a release from GLAAD, "the nation's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender media advocacy organization," such hits like Transparent and Game of Thrones made the cut.The GLAAD Awards will take place in Los Angeles on March 21 and in New York on May 9.Here are the nominees:OUTSTANDING FILM - WIDE RELEASE

The Imitation Game Love is Strange Pride The Skeleton Twins Tammy

OUTSTANDING FILM - LIMITED RELEASE

Dear White People Life Partners Lilting The Way He Looks Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow

OUTSTANDING DRAMA SERIES

Degrassi The Fosters Game of Thrones Grey's Anatomy How to Get Away with Murder Last Tango in Halifax Masters of Sex Orphan Black Pretty Little Liars Shameless

OUTSTANDING COMEDY SERIES

Brooklyn Nine-Nine Faking It Glee Looking Modern Family Orange Is the New Black Please Like Me Sirens Transparent Vicious

OUTSTANDING INDIVIDUAL EPISODE (in a series without a regular LGBT character)

"Deep Breath" Doctor Who "Down a Tree" Good Luck Charlie "Identity Crisis" Drop Dead Diva "Let's Have a Baby" Playing House "No Lack of Void" Elementary

OUTSTANDING TV MOVIE OR MINI-SERIES

The Normal Heart

OUTSTANDING DOCUMENTARY

The Case Against 8 L Word Mississippi: Hate the Sin Laverne Cox Presents: The T Word To Russia with Love True Trans with Laura Jane Grace

OUTSTANDING REALITY PROGRAM

Big Freedia: Queen of Bounce B.O.R.N. to Style Make or Break: The Linda Perry Project R&B Divas: Atlanta Survivor: San Juan del Sur

OUTSTANDING DAILY DRAMA

Days of Our Lives General Hospital

OUTSTANDING MUSIC ARTIST

Against Me!, Transgender Dysphoria Blues Angel Haze, Dirty Gold Mary Gauthier, Trouble & Love Mary Lambert, Heart on My Sleeve Sam Smith, In the Lonely Hour

OUTSTANDING COMIC BOOK

Hawkeye, written by Matt Fraction Lumberjanes, written by Noelle Stevenson, Grace Ellis Memetic, written by James Tynion IV Rat Queens, written by Kurtis J. Wiebe Saga, written by Brian K. Vaughan

OUTSTANDING TALK SHOW EPISODE

"Issues Facing the Transgender Community" Katie "Laverne Cox discusses 'The T Word'" The View "Michael Sam" Oprah Prime "Pepe Julian Onziema" Last Week Tonight with John Oliver "Robin Roberts" The Ellen DeGeneres Show

OUTSTANDING TV JOURNALISM – NEWSMAGAZINE

"Coming Out" Nick News With Linda Ellerbee (Nickelodeon) "Gay and Muslim in America" America Tonight (Al Jazeera America) "Gay Rodeo" This is Life with Lisa Ling (CNN) "Infield & Out: Baseball for All" Morning Joe (MSNBC) "Transgender Society" [series] Ronan Farrow Daily (MSNBC)

OUTSTANDING TV JOURNALISM SEGMENT

"Change is Coming to the South" Melissa Harris-Perry (MSNBC) "Fired for Being Gay?" MSNBC Live (MSNBC) "License to Discriminate?" Anderson Cooper 360 (CNN) "A Model with a Mission" Alicia Menendez Tonight (Fusion) "Transgender Tipping Point?" This Week (ABC)

OUTSTANDING NEWSPAPER ARTICLE

"A Christian Family, a Gay Son and a Wichita Father's Change of Heart" by Roy Wenzl (The Wichita Eagle) "For Transgender Service Members, Honesty Can End Career" by Ernesto Londoño (The Washington Post) "An Identity to Call Their Own" [series] by Michael A. Fuoco & Mackenzie Carpenter (Pittsburgh Post-Gazette) "Longtime Utah LGBT Advocates Recount Brutal History" by Erin Alberty (Salt Lake City Tribune) "When They Stopped Waiting" by Shaun McKinnon (The Arizona Republic)

OUTSTANDING MAGAZINE ARTICLE

"Do Ask, Do Tell" by S.L. Price (Sports Illustrated) "The Forsaken" by Alex Morris (Rolling Stone) "Inside the Iron Closet: What It's Like to Be Gay in Putin's Russia" by Jeff Sharlet (GQ) "Sex Without Fear" by Tim Murphy (New York) "The Transgender Tipping Point" by Katy Steinmetz (Time)

OUTSTANDING MAGAZINE OVERALL COVERAGE

Essence Glamour Out Sports Illustrated Time

OUTSTANDING DIGITAL JOURNALISM ARTICLE

"31 Days of PrEP" [series] (Advocate.com) "Black Parents, Gay Sons and Redefining Masculinity" by Edward Wyckoff Williams (TheRoot.com) "Conner Mertens came out to his college football team. Now he comes out publicly." by Cyd Zeigler (Outsports.com) "A Nun's Secret Ministry Brings Hope to the Transgender Community" by Nathan Schneider (America.Aljazeera.com) "A Year Later, 'Nothing' Has Changed Since Transgender Woman Islan Nettles was Killed" by Tony Merevick (Buzzfeed.com)

OUTSTANDING DIGITAL JOURNALISM – MULTIMEDIA

"Left Behind: LGBT Homeless Youth Struggle to Survive on the Streets" by Miranda Leitsinger (NBCNews.com) "Why did the U.S. Lock Up These Women with Men?" by Cristina Costantini, Jorge Rivas, Kristofer Ríos (Fusion.net) "With Technology I Didn't Have to Sell My Body" by Kerri Pang (MSNBC.com) "Young and Gay: Jamaica's Gully Queens" by Adri Murguia, Christo Geoghegan (News.Vice.com) "Young and Gay in Putin's Russia" by Milene Larsson (News.Vice.com)

OUTSTANDING BLOG

The Art of Transliness (theartoftransliness.com) Autostraddle (autostraddle.com) Box Turtle Bulletin (boxturtlebulletin.com) Holy Bullies and Headless Monsters (holybulliesandheadlessmonsters.blogspot.com) My Fabulous Disease (marksking.com)

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Fake Baby in “American Sniper” Ridiculed Online

Fake Baby in “American Sniper” Ridiculed Online

Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures(NEW YORK) — While Bradley Cooper is an Oscar nominee for his portrayal of late sniper Chris Kyle in American Sniper, the cast member that's drawing the most attention at the moment is a fake baby.A doll that stands in for Cooper and his onscreen wife Sienna Miller's child in the Clint Eastwood-directed movie is being mocked by critics and Twitter users.

One person joked, "I don't get all the American Sniper love. But I do understand Bradley Cooper's nom. He had to hold that fake baby and not laugh. That's skill!"A YouTube clip titled "The fake baby from American Sniper," in which Cooper's character is holding the "baby," has received more than 1.6 million views since it was posted Monday.So, why exactly does the doll make an appearance in the movie? Screenwriter and executive producer Jason Hall offered an explanation to a journalist in late December, in a tweet that has since been deleted.According to The Hollywood Reporter, Hall wrote, "hate to ruin the fun but real baby #1 showed up with a fever. Real baby #2 was no show. (Clint voice) Gimme the doll, kid."The trade publication points out that real babies appear to have been used for an earlier scene in the film.American Sniper has generated controversy in other ways over the past week, sparking debate over whether it glorifies a killer. The film was also the subject of a highly-publicized tweet by Seth Rogen, in which he said it reminds him of a fake Nazi propaganda movie shown in the Quentin Tarantino film Inglorious Basterds. However, he later denied he was comparing the two.American Sniper earned $89.5 million from Friday through Sunday to set a record for a January weekend. It made $107.2 million over the four-day holiday weekend.The film is nominated for six Oscars, including best picture and best actor for Cooper.

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“The Interview” Is Coming to Netflix

“The Interview” Is Coming to Netflix

Sony(NEW YORK) — Beginning this weekend, you'll have another way to watch the Seth Rogen-James Franco comedy The Interview.Netflix will start streaming the film on Saturday. It made the announcement in a letter to shareholders released Tuesday.Sony Pictures made The Interview available on various online and on-demand platforms in late December after cancelling the film's big-screen release due to threats from hackers directed at theaters intending to show the movie.Sony reportedly said Tuesday that The Interview has earned $40 million from online and on-demand rental and purchases.The Interview will be released on DVD and Blu-ray on Feb. 17.

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“Dancing with the Stars’” Len Goodman Isn’t Exiting the Dance Series

“Dancing with the Stars’” Len Goodman Isn’t Exiting the Dance Series

ABC(LOS ANGELES) — The executive producer of ABC’s Dancing with the Stars has clarified judge Len Goodman’s comment that he may leave the series after its upcoming 20th season.In an interview with Digital Spy last month, Goodman remarked, “Dancing with the Stars -- next year is their 10th year, it's the 20th series of the show. So I think that's a nice place to stop.”During an appearance at the Television Critics Association winter press tour in Pasadena, California, Dancing with the Stars executive producer Rob Wade told ABC News Radio that "Len said he might take off in season 21. He's definitely back for season 20.”Wade said the 70-year-old Goodman has “a lot of travel requirements,” and he explained in the Digital Spy article that his mother has been ill and he wants to look after her. "I totally understand his position,” said Wade.Wade continued, "I still think there's a chance he'll come back in some form for season 21, but if he doesn't do season 22 I can definitely see him back at the table for the following season.”Goodman has been a judge on Dancing with the Stars since the show debuted in 2004.  He is also a judge on the U.K. series Strictly Come Dancing.Dancing with the Stars producers are hard at work right now putting together a cast for season 20. The cast announcement could come towards the end of February.The new season of ABC's Dancing with the Stars begins on March 16.

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Report: Cops Fatally Shoot Childhood Friend of Mark Wahlberg After Suspect’s Mom Found Dead

Report: Cops Fatally Shoot Childhood Friend of Mark Wahlberg After Suspect’s Mom Found Dead

ABC/RANDY HOLMES(BOSTON) — Paul Campbell, a 49-year-old childhood friend of Mark Wahlberg who appeared in bit parts in Wahlberg's movies Ted and The Fighter, was fatally shot early Monday morning in an apparent confrontation with police officers in Weymouth, Massachusetts, according to the Boston Globe.The Norfolk District Attorney's office said in a statement that police officers responded to a 911 call at the Campbell house just after 1 a.m. and found Campbell outside the home in an "agitated" state and armed with several knives. The DA's office said the body of Campbell's 72-year-old mother, Patricia Campbell, was found with multiple stab wounds on the steps of her home.

The DA's office has not said if Campbell charged the officers or if the shooting was justified, only that the incident remains under investigation.Campbell, who also appeared in American Hustle, had a long rap sheet that included drug possession charges and assaulting police, the Globe reported.Wahlberg talked about Campbell’s first acting experience in a 2010 interview with the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, describing him as “one of the guys I used to look up to in Dorchester, and who I got into a lot of trouble with.”Aside from his small movie roles, Campbell was also locally known for being the father of Lauren Higgins, the 23-year-old daughter of Lorrie Higgins, the longtime girlfriend of Boston Mayor Martin Walsh. Lorrie Higgins dated Campbell when she was in high school. He was seven years older.Mayor Walsh told WCVB, the local ABC affiliate, that his "heart goes out...to all the people affected by the tragedy," adding, "Lorrie and Lauren are my first priority in life, and my heart's with them, and I ask for your privacy."

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Chad Michael Murray is Married and Expecting First Child with Sarah Roemer

Chad Michael Murray is Married and Expecting First Child with Sarah Roemer

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(NEW YORK) --  One Tree Hill star Chad Michael Murray is married and is going to be a dad.The actor, 33, married his Chosen co-star Sarah Roemer, whom you might know from 2007's Disturbia, and she is expecting Murray's first child."Chad and Sarah are extremely happy and excited, and enjoying their life together," Murray's rep told Us Weekly.Us magazine added that Murray has been dating Roemer, 30, since last year.Murray also wore a ring to an interview with E! News. When Ali Fedotowsky pointed out he was wearing a ring, he said, "I tend to keep everything quiet" as to why he hadn't yet announced the news.Murray told E! "I'm a romantic. I'm a family guy. I want that core."This is the first marriage for Roemer and the second for Murray, who was wed to Sophia Bush until 2006.A request for comment from Murray's rep was not immediately returned to ABC News.

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“Fifty Shades of Grey” Star Dakota Johnson Not Quite Ready for Fame

“Fifty Shades of Grey” Star Dakota Johnson Not Quite Ready for Fame

Focus Features(NEW YORK) -- Though she studied art in high school, Dakota Johnson figured she'd follow her famous parents into the family business."I just assumed that what I would be doing is making films," the 25-year-old actress told Vogue's February issue, "because I grew up around people making films, making art, making music. And being on a film set is the most comforting thing in the world to me. Seeing a catering truck feels like home."That's because home was mostly wherever her parents, Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson, happened to be filming, and after they split for the second and final time in 1995, it was shuttling between the pair. Dakota Johnson also counted Antonio Banderas as her stepfather, until he split with Griffith last year. And she is a third-generation actress; her grandmother, Tippi Hedren, starred in Alfred Hitchcock's The Birds and Marnie.Now about to star in one of the year's most anticipated films, Fifty Shades of Grey, Johnson admitted to Vogue that she's not quite ready for stardom."I think about my dwindling anonymity, and that’s really scary because a very large part of me would be perfectly happy living on a ranch in Colorado and having babies and chickens and horses -- which I will do anyway," she said.Still, she said she couldn't pass up the chance to play Anastasia Steele from the best-selling erotic novels."I wanted to be involved because it’s so different, and it’s an intense love story," she told the magazine.Still, she has a hard time wrapping her head around the fact that 100 million people have already viewed the film's trailer."I’ve never experienced anything like this; I don’t think anyone has," she said. "It’s terrifying -- and it’s exciting."One person who saw the trailer but has no plans to see the film is her grandmother.Walking the red carpet at the Bel Air Film Festival last October to receive a lifetime achievement award from her daughter, Hedren was asked if she would be seeing the film."No, no, no, I saw the trailer and I think it's lovely and that's about all I'm going to see," she said. "I'm proud though, I love my grandchildren, they are wonderful."

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Kim Kardashian Reveals the Cover of Her Upcoming Selfie Book

Kim Kardashian Reveals the Cover of Her Upcoming Selfie Book

Timothy White / E!(LOS ANGELES) -- Kim Kardashian's book has a cover image.The reality TV star gave fans a sneak peek of what to expect when her selfie book, Selfish, is released in May."Thank you [to my publisher] Rizzoli for making this happen & being the best partner!!!" she wrote on Twitter. "TY 2the Donda team & Kanye 4inspiring this idea &helping 2design this book so I can share a decade of selfies in an intimate & artistic way."Kardashian, 34, announced last August that she was releasing the book, which will be priced at about $20. It seemed like an especially appropriate move at the time, as the month before, her sister Khloé mocked her for taking so many selfies."Kim, you can do whatever your heart desires, I'm not ruining anything for you," Khloé snapped at Kim during a fight about going on vacation together on the reality show Keeping Up With the Kardashians. "Why don't you go take some more selfies.""I'm doing it for Kanye, someone that I love," Kim responded.And now, for all her fans too!

 

So proud to share the cover of my book Selfish, out in May! pic.twitter.com/6gyWQHRjLh

— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) January 20, 2015

 

 

Thank you Rizzoli for making this happen & being the best partner!!!

— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) January 20, 2015

 

 

TY 2the Donda team & Kanye 4inspiring this idea &helping 2design this book so I can share a decade of selfies in an intimate & artistic way

— Kim Kardashian West (@KimKardashian) January 20, 2015

 

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