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George Clooney to direct and star in ‘Good Morning, Midnight’ for Netflix

George Clooney has signed on to direct and star in “Good Morning, Midnight” for Netflix. It will be his first project with the streaming service. Clooney and Smokehouse Pictures’ Grant Heslov will produce the adaptation of Lily Brooks-Dalton’s novel, “which follows a lonely scientist in the Arctic, as he races to make contact with the…MORE

Judi Dench says work of Weinstein and Spacey should not be forgotten

Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench has spoken of her “agony” at the thought that the works of Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein will be forgotten. Dench, 84, did not defend the behavior of the actors nor reject the allegations against them, but expressed sadness at the erasure of their work. She told the Britain’s Radio Times:…MORE

Lady Gaga blows the roof off Apollo Theater show

With hit after hit, Lady Gaga brought the crowd to their feet for nearly two hours on Monday night at Harlem’s legendary Apollo Theater. It was a scaled-down, but just as energetic version of her Enigma Las Vegas residency show, with 90 minutes of music and multiple costume changes. “Thank you, Apollo Theater! What a…MORE

‘Dog the Bounty Hunter’ shares photo from Beth’s bedside

Duane “Dog” Chapman shared a photo from his wife Beth’s hospital bedside on Monday. The man known as “Dog the Bounty Hunter” posted an image to his Twitter account which showed his wife’s hand resting on what appears to be a hospital bed. The photo shows her well manicured nails, as well as a bandage,…MORE

Avril Lavigne is launching her first tour in 5 years

Avril Lavigne is hitting the stage again and helping others at the same time. The 34-year-old singer has announced her first North American tour in five years. Her “Head Above Water” tour will run for 15 dates, kicking off in Seattle on September 14 and wrapping up on October 11 in Philadelphia. Lavigne announced the…MORE

A ‘Scream’ reboot is coming to VH1 for 3 nights only

VH1 is bringing back the ’90s classic “Scream” as a three-day miniseries. The reboot lands Monday, July 8 and has cameos from R&B singer Mary J. Blige, rapper Tyga and Paris Jackson. It was originally written for MTV, which aired the two previous seasons of the remake before it found a new home at VH1…MORE

YouTube stars Jake Paul and Tana Mongeau announce engagement

Two YouTube stars are now tying the knot. Tana Mongeau announced her engagement to Jake Paul on Twitter and her Instagram story. “JAKE JUST PROPOSED” she tweeted. “i’m……. engaged………………” Paul also tweeted “i proposed” on his account Monday. Paul, an actor best known for playing Dirk Mann on Disney’s “Bizaardvark,” is now a social media…MORE

Halsey opens up about her mental health

Halsey is opening up about living with bipolar disorder. “I’ve been committed twice since [I became] Halsey, and no one’s known about it. But I’m not ashamed of talking about it now,” the singer told Rolling Stone about in-patient mental health treatment she’s received. “It’s been my choice. I’ve said to [my manager], ‘Hey, I’m…MORE

‘Years and Years’ charts chaotic future through one family

Writer Russell T Davies has seamlessly moved between science fiction (“Doctor Who,” “Torchwood”) and character-driven dramas (“Queer as Folk”), but he’s found a doozy of a way to wed those genres in “Years and Years,” a BBC series whose near-future dystopia should resonate, in select circles, on both sides of the pond. What Davies has…MORE