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Box Office: ‘Minions: Rise of Gru’ Takes Off With Huge $10.8M in Previews

Illumination and Universal’s July 4th event movie Minions: The Rise of Gru began landing in select North American theaters Thursday afternoon, grossing an excellent $10.8 million in previews from 3,350 locations. By Friday, the family animated pic will be playing in approximately 4,400 theaters in the U.S and Canada. The movie — which saw its […]

Events of the Week: ‘Lightyear,’ ‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ and More

Here’s a look at this week’s biggest premieres, parties and openings in Los Angeles and New York, including red carpets for Lightyear, Jurassic World: Dominion and Jennifer Lopez’s Halftime documentary as well as Julie Andrews’ AFI tribute. Jurassic World: Dominion premiere The sixth film in the Jurassic Park franchise, and third in the Jurassic World […]

Carol Burnett, Steve Carell Toast Julie Andrews at AFI Life Achievement Gala: “A Great Dame In Every Sense of the Word”

After a two-year pandemic delay, Julie Andrews was finally honored with AFI’s Life Achievement Award on Thursday, in a star-studded celebration that included Carol Burnett, Steve Carell, Gwen Stefani and Cynthia Erivo. The 86-year-old star of The Sound of Music, Mary Poppins and The Princess Diaries made a rare public appearance at the Dolby Theatre […]

Julie Andrews Reflects on ‘Mary Poppins’ Joys and Why More ‘Princess Diaries’ Is Not In Her Future

From Mary Poppins to The Sound of Music to The Princess Diaries, Julie Andrews is a part of the fabric of moviegoing. And to talk about Andrews’ decades-spanning career is to talk about Hollywood history itself. Andrews earned an Oscar for her first feature film, Mary Poppins, and has gone on to be recognized at […]

Hollywood Stars One Award Away From an EGOT

A list of the Hollywood stars who just need one award to have an EGOT — an Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony.

Jay Binder, Top-Notch Casting Director for Broadway, Dies at 71

Jay Binder, who served as the casting director for nearly 100 Broadway productions, from Lost in Yonkers, Laughter on the 23rd Floor and The King and I to Chicago, The Lion King and A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder, has died. He was 71. Binder died peacefully Friday at his home on the Upper West […]

Tony Walton, Famed Costume, Set Designer for Broadway and the Big Screen, Dies at 87

Tony Walton, the legendary British costume designer, set/scenic designer and production designer who won an Oscar for his work on All That Jazz and Tony Awards for Pippin, The House of Blue Leaves and a revival of Guys and Dolls, has died. He was 87. Walton died Wednesday evening in New York in his Upper West […]

Julie Andrews to Be Honored at Rescheduled American Film Institute Gala in November

The American Film Institute will honor Julie Andrews with the 48th Lifetime Achievement Award at a rescheduled Gala event at the Dolby Theatre in November. “Julie Andrews has lifted the spirits of the world for generations,” said Bob Gazzale, AFI president and CEO. “Now, more than ever, AFI looks forward to gathering the globe to […]

Christopher Plummer, Chagrined Star of ‘The Sound of Music,’ Dies at 91

The Canadian stage and screen legend became the oldest actor to win an Oscar in 2012 thanks to his performance in 'Beginners.'

‘Bridgerton’: TV Review

Shonda Rhimes executive produces the Netflix adaptation of Julia Quinn's 'Bridgerton' books, about the cutthroat marriage market among London elites during the early 1800s.

Why Stars Are Selling on Livestream Shopping Site Talkshoplive

Matthew McConaughey, Dolly Parton, Alicia Keys and Julie Andrews are among the A-listers who have chosen e-commerce site Talkshoplive to highlight their latest projects.

Julie Andrews on ‘Princess Diaries 3’ Rumors and Why She Turned Down ‘Wolf of Wall Street’

Julie Andrews discussed why she didn't star in Martin Scorsese's 'Wolf of Wall Street' film and rumors circulating about a 'Princess Diaries 3' during a visit Thursday to 'Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen.'