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  1. Controversial Charlton Heston USPS Stamp Not Yet a Done Deal

    3:14 pm 2/21/2014

    A leaked document says the polarizing actor-activist along with some music, sports and political icons will each be featured on their own stamps, but a Postal Service spokesman says it's too early to say for sure.Read more

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  2. How Johnny Carson Nearly Quit 'Tonight' and Scored TV's Richest Deal Ever (Book Excerpt)

    8:30 am 10/9/2013

    Henry Bushkin, the legend's lawyer, reveals clandestine talks with ABC at Joan Rivers' house, the star's personal dramas and how they ended up with one of the most outrageous contracts in television history.Read more

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  3. NBC's Johnny Carson Miniseries Hinges on Family's Blessing

    7:00 am 9/25/2013

    Fresh from controversy around the Hillary Clinton miniseries, now on hold, NBC Entertainment chair Bob Greenblatt promises: "We're not going to do this without the family."Read more

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  4. NBC Developing Johnny Carson Miniseries

    10:20 am 9/19/2013

    UPDATED: The project will be based on the Bill Zehme bio "Carson the Magnificent: An Intimate Portrait."Read more

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  5. 10 Hot Fall Hollywood Reads

    9:00 am 8/23/2013

    Expect big buzzworthy bios on everyone from Jeff Bezos to Jim Henson, along with the return of Bridget Jones, a Stephen King sequel and a cloaked-in-mystery outing from J.J. Abrams.Read more

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  6. Emmy-Winning Composer Earl Rose to Pen Theme for 'Carson on TCM' (Exclusive)

    4:16 am 6/26/2013

    The pianist and composer has been hired to write the original theme for the series of vintage Johnny Carson interviews, which will be hosted by Conan O'Brien.Read more

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  7. Dick Cavett on 'Tonight Show' Host Angst: Johnny Carson 'Only Happy For That Hour of His Day'

    9:00 am 3/27/2013

    The star talker says blowouts and meltdowns behind the scenes -- and on camera -- come with the territory.Read more

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  8. Joan Rivers: Why Johnny Carson 'Never Ever Spoke to Me Again'

    11:00 am 12/6/2012

    Writing for THR, the legendary comedian opens up about her bitter breakup with Carson, for whom she had guest hosted for years on "Tonight Show."Read more

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