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‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ crosses $1 billion worldwide

‘Jurassic World: Dominion’ crosses $1 billion worldwide

Universal PicturesIts pace may have been more brontosaurus than velociraptor, but the finish line was crossed nonetheless: Universal Pictures is celebrating because Jurassic World: Dominion crossed the $1 billion line at the global box office. The film, which opened June 10, had the second-biggest debut of the year with a $145 million take, but it…read more »

Director reveals Jon Hamm took big salary cut to make ‘Fletch’ happen

Director reveals Jon Hamm took big salary cut to make ‘Fletch’ happen

Miramax(Note Language) Director Greg Mottola reveals that Jon Hamm wanted to make Fletch happen so badly, he opened up his wallet. Mottola told the website Uproxx that the Mad Man Emmy winner dumped 60% of his salary from their new movie, Confess, Fletch, to secure financing for three extra days of filming for the new…read more »

‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ star sentenced to life for mother’s murder

‘Diary of a Wimpy Kid’ star sentenced to life for mother’s murder

Grantham in 2013 – Andrew Chin/Getty ImagesRyan Grantham, who as a young actor starred as Rodney James in 2010’s Diary of a Wimpy Kid, has been sentenced to life in prison for the 2020 shooting death of his mother, Barbara Waite. CBC reports the 22-year-old Canadian actor, who pleaded guilty to second degree murder in…read more »

The CIA now has its own podcast

The CIA now has its own podcast

Getty ImagesThere are myriad podcasts out there about crimes, mysteries and unbelievable stories, and evidently, the CIA wants in. The Central Intelligence Agency has just launched The Langley Files, an official podcast featuring past and present agents as well as “special guests” telling stories — well, those “that they can” reveal — in an effort…read more »

Bryce Dallas Howard claims director Colin Trevorrow defended her about her weight in ‘Jurassic World: Dominion’

Bryce Dallas Howard claims director Colin Trevorrow defended her about her weight in ‘Jurassic World: Dominion’

Stefanie Keenan/Getty Images for CTAOPActress and director Bryce Dallas Howard says Universal execs wanted her to lose weight before she starred again as Claire Dearing in the hit threequel Jurassic World: Dominion, but director Colin Trevorrow wasn’t having it. “…How do I say this…[I’ve] been asked to not use my natural body in cinema,” Howard…read more »

Who should be the next James Bond? Pierce Brosnan shares his thoughts

Who should be the next James Bond? Pierce Brosnan shares his thoughts

Brosnan in “Black Adam” – Courtesy Warner Bros. PicturesFormer James Bond Pierce Brosnan is sharing his thoughts on who should be next up to play the secret agent. “Who should do it? I don’t care,” said Brosnan, who portrayed the charming, martini-drinking 007 for four films from 1995-2002, in a GQ interview published Thursday. “It’ll…read more »

‘Celebrity Wheel of Fortune’ puts a star-studded spin on America’s Game

‘Celebrity Wheel of Fortune’ puts a star-studded spin on America’s Game

ABC/Christopher WillardIt’s time once again for celebrities to spin the wheel and solve the puzzle. Celebrity Wheel of Fortune returns to ABC Sunday night, with Snoop Dogg, Amanda Seales and Mark Duplass competing on behalf of their chosen charities. Host Pat Sajak tells ABC Audio that celebrities aren’t usually the best players, which actually means a…read more »