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Box Office: ‘Captain Marvel’ Opens With a Splash, Raking In Over $150M

"Captain Marvel" is having the biggest opening weekend of any film in 2019 so far, taking in an estimated $153 million at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to industry figures out Sunday.

Hollywood Preps Street Closures Ahead Of Sunday’s Oscars

Traveling through the heart of Hollywood will get progressively more difficult this week as street and sidewalk closures begin in preparation for Sunday's Oscars ceremony.

Actor Kristoff St. John Found Dead In Woodland Hills-Area Home

Actor Kristoff St. John, who starred in the long-running soap opera "The Young and the Restless," was found dead over the weekend at his home in the Woodland Hills area.

‘Glass’ Keeps Top Spot At Weekend Box Office

M. Night Shyamalan's "Glass" is the top performer at the North American box office for the second consecutive weekend, taking in $19 million Friday through Sunday at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to industry estimates out Sunday.

Actress/Entertainer Penny Marshall Dead At 75

Funeral services were pending Tuesday for Penny Marshall, who rose to fame portraying street-wise Laverne De Fazio in the 1970s sitcom "Laverne and Shirley" but later became a successful director by helming films such as "Big" and "A League of Their Own."

`Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ Tops Weekend Box Office

Sony's animated feature "Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse" was the most popular film at the box office in its opening weekend, taking in an estimated $35.4 million Friday through Sunday at theaters in the United States and Canada, according to industry figures released Sunday.

Best-Ever October Weekend For Tinseltown

`House With A Clock’ Debuts Atop Box Office

The pairing of Jack Black and Cate Blanchett proved to be box-office magic over the weekend as their fantasy film "The House with a Clock in its Walls" topped the competition at North American theaters, according to final figures released Monday.

L.A. Federal Judge Hears Dismissal Arguments in Weinstein/Judd Lawsuit

A Los Angeles federal judge heard arguments but made no immediate ruling Tuesday on Harvey Weinstein's motion to dismiss a lawsuit brought by Ashley Judd, alleging that the disgraced producer tried to have the actress blackballed in Hollywood as retaliation for rejecting his sexual advances.

CBS’ Moonves Expected to Resign

Embattled CBS Chairman Les Moonves was expected to resign Sunday or early Monday, several national news organizations reported at mid-morning, as the #metoo cultural movement claimed an industry titan.

Burt Reynolds Dead At 82

Burt Reynolds, the mustachioed heart-throb of 1970s cinema who won acclaim in "Deliverance" and a host of awards later in his career for "Boogie Nights," died on Thursday, his family announced.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Strikes Box Office Gold, Again

"Crazy Rich Asians" remained the number one movie in North America this weekend, and an analyst said its performance might help bring the romantic comedy genre back in favor with Hollywood moviemakers.

‘Crazy Rich Asians’ Opens Atop North American Box Office

The critically acclaimed "Crazy Rich Asians" romanced its way to the top of the North American box office in its debut weekend, out-dueling a prehistoric shark, according to final figures released Monday.

Beverly Hills News – Beverly Hills Historian Phil Savenick Presents Televisionary Art, The Teenaged Inventor of TV, @ Paley Center for Media

The world debut and preview of an international museum exhibit about the 14-year old who conceived electronic television 1922 will be Saturday, August 11, at the Paley Center in Beverly Hills. The Philo Farnsworth Exhibit thehistoryoftv.com contains never-before displayed relics of the invention of television.

Beverly Hills News – LeBron James to Executive Produce Showtime Documentary Series on NBA Players

LeBron James will be among the executive producers of a three-part documentary series on the changing role of athletes, focusing on NBA players, scheduled to premiere on Showtime in October.

Beverly Hills News – USC Suspends Julie Chen/Leslie Moonves and CBS Media Center Names

USC's Annenberg School of Journalism announced Wednesday it has temporarily suspended the name of the Julie Chen/Leslie Moonves and CBS Media Center while Moonves, CBS' chief executive, is being investigated for allegations of sexual harassment involving his tenure at the network.
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