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  1. L.A.'s Walt Disney of Shopping: Rick Caruso on Expansion Plans, Whose Advice He Seeks in Hollywood

    9:00 am 5/21/2015

    The billionaire developer of L.A.'s The Grove — which draws more yearly visitors than Disneyland and generates the second-highest revenue per square foot of any shopping center in the U.S. — now has his sights on Los Angeles' wealthy Pacific Palisades neighborhood as the visionary goes after the one thing he still hasn't won: critical respect.Read more

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  2. Angela Lansbury, Lawrence Kasdan Tapped for AFI Honors

    9:00 am 5/14/2015

    The two will receive honorary degrees at the AFI Conservatory's commencement ceremonies.Read more

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  3. Julia Louis-Dreyfus Among Speakers at First U.S. Letters Live Event

    10:35 pm 5/13/2015

    The Jimmy Kimmel-hosted event marks the U.S. debut of the U.K. series in which letters from noteworthy subjects are read out live. Read more

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  4. Germany Enlists Darth Vader for Nationwide Bike Safety Billboard Campaign

    8:03 am 5/8/2015

    A Disney-sanctioned campaign from the German transport ministry has the Sith Lord calling on bike riders to don protective head gear.Read more

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  5. BBC Names Polly Hill Drama Chief

    3:30 am 5/5/2015

    The U.K. public broadcaster's head of independent drama since 2011, she will succeed Ben Stephenson, who is taking over the TV operations of J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot.Read more

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  6. 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens': Vanity Fair Offers Clearer Look at Adam Driver, Lupita Nyong'o Characters (Video)

    11:42 pm 5/3/2015

    A 45-second behind-the-scenes video of the Vanity Fair cover feature shows an all-black Driver, Nyong'o in full motion-capture gear and more of Daisy Ridley. Read more

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  7. 'Star Wars' Fans Send X-Wing Into Space, Tap J.J. Abrams for Premiere Tickets

    11:05 pm 4/28/2015

    Two British amateur astronomers sent an X-Wing model 118,000ft up into the atmosphere. Read more

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  8. J.J. Abrams and Chewbacca Share a Twizzler (Video)

    4:43 am 4/22/2015

    The two prove their strong bond during Tuesday's 'Jimmy Kimmel Live.'Read more

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  9. Could 'Star Wars' Open at $500 Million? The Force Is Strong

    5:00 am 4/21/2015

    J.J. Abrams' reboot, which opens Dec. 18, could surpass 'The Avengers' as the biggest U.S. opening ever as one box-office analyst says the movie could cross $2 billion globally "if it's really good."Read more

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  10. J.J. Abrams Reveals Favorite Childhood Book at Milk + Bookies Event

    5:14 pm 4/19/2015

    Celebrities brought their kids to the annual story-time event, and Henry Winkler discussed his struggles with learning to read. Read more

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