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Cory Booker Wants to Be Superman (or Maybe Jon Snow)

Presidential candidate Cory Booker talks to THR about the important issues of the day, like his favorite movie president (Michael Douglas) and who in his house has executive authority over the remote…

Burt Reynolds’ Boots, Belt Buckles and Beloved Trans Am Up for Auction in Beverly Hills

Burt Reynolds' 'Cannonball Run' belt buckle will be up for grabs, along with truckloads of other knickknacks, paintings, garments, gadgets and assorted belongings (873 lots in all) at a Beverly Hills…

New ‘Star Wars’ Chewbacca Remembers Original Chewie Peter Mayhew: “Giant Man With a Big Heart”

Joonas Suotamo, who took over the Wookiee role in 2015's 'The Force Awakens,' pays tribute to the late actor, who died May 2 at 74: "He'd been Chewbacca all his life."

From Limo Wrangler to Voice of God: Meet the Behind-the-Scenes Oscar Fixers

THR profiles six unsung, behind-the-scenes heroes of the Academy Awards.

Writers Babaloo Mandel, Lowell Ganz Reflect on ‘Splash’ Genesis, ‘A League of Their Own’s’ Most Famous Line

Writing partners Babaloo Mandel and Lowell Ganz, who will be honored at Sunday's WGA Awards, talk about their process.

Inside Penny Marshall’s Unfinished Final Film on Dennis Rodman

Prior to her Dec. 17 passing, director Penny Marshall had been working on the half-finished project about Dennis Rodman and her producer son-in-law says it will eventually get finished.

Making of ‘Mary Poppins Returns’: How Rob Marshall Returned Disney’s “Guarded Jewel” to the Big Screen

It took 50-plus years and multiple studio heads, but Disney finally brings 'Mary Poppins Returns' to the screen with 'Chicago' director Rob Marshall as helmer.

Donald Trump’s MTV Reality Show Contestants Recall “A Horrible, Horrible Experience”

Contestants on 'The Girls of Hedsor Hall' — Donald Trump's one-season MTV reality show — look back at their experiences on the show which includes being deprived of food, sexual harassment and…

Burt Reynolds, Hollywood’s Onetime Box Office King, Was Targeting Third Comeback With Tarantino Film

82-year-old onetime screen idol Burt Reynolds had big plans — and he was only weeks away from (maybe) realizing them, thanks to a yet-to-be-filmed role in Quentin Tarantino's upcoming 'Once Upon a…

Damien Chazelle’s Mom Reveals the Childhood Art That Landed Him a First-Grade Exhibition

Damien Chazelle, who didn't have much interest in sports or the outdoors, was drafting storyboards before he could even read and discovered his love of movies when he was introduced to 'Cinderella'…

How Aretha Franklin’s Death Could Boost Biopic Chances

A producer on a movie set to star Jennifer Hudson as the late Aretha Franklin says his film is "definitely moving forward."

How ‘Descendants’ Became Disney Channel’s Own Cinderella Story

The franchise — with the third film slated for a summer 2019 premiere — has struck demographic gold by putting a tween twist on iconic fairy tale characters.