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Famous birthdays for Oct. 17: Felicity Jones, Eminem

Actor Felicity Jones turns 34 and rapper Eminem turns 45, among the famous birthdays for Oct. 17.

Netflix plans to release 80 new films in 2018

Netflix chief content officer Ted Sarandos said Monday that the streaming service plans to release 80 feature-length movies in 2018

Cher joins cast of 'Mamma Mia!' sequel

Oscar-winning actress and singer Cher has joined the ensemble for "Mamma Mia: Here We Go Again!"

'Trailer Park Boys' actor John Dunsworth dies at 71

Canadian actor John Dunsworth, best known for his role as Jim Lahey on the television show {i:Trailer Park Boys}, has died, his family announced Monday. He was 71.

Sasha Pieterse cut from Season 25 of 'Dancing with the Stars'

Sasha Pieterse and Gleb Savchenko were eliminated from Season 25 of "Dancing with the Stars" in Los Angeles Monday night.

Private funeral held for Tom Petty in the Pacific Palisades

A private funeral was held for rock 'n' roll icon Tom Petty at a temple and meditation garden in California's Pacific Palisades Monday.

'Coco,' 'Mudbound' to be honored at the Hollywood Film Awards

"Mudbound" stars Carey Mulligan, Mary J. Blige, Jason Mitchell and Jonathan Banks are to receive the Breakout Ensemble Award at the Hollywood Film Awards.

ITV orders Season 2 of 'Liar' with Joanne Froggatt and Ioan Gruffudd

Joanne Froggatt and Ioan Gruffudd are to return for Season 2 of the ITV drama "Liar," the British network announced Monday.

'The Alienist' gets a second trailer and premiere date

"The Alienist," a new psychological thriller starring Daniel Brühl, Luke Evans, Dakota Fanning and Brian Geraghty, is to debut on TNT Jan. 22.

Ron Perlman mourns death of his 'Beauty and the Beast' dad Roy Dotrice

Ron Perlman‏ posted a heartfelt message on Twitter Monday upon hearing about the death of his former "Beauty and the Beast" co-star Roy Dotrice.

Producers Guild to revoke Weinstein's membership

The Producers Guild of America's national board of directors and officers unanimously voted Monday to revoke Harvey Weinstein's membership.

Report: Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander are married

Hollywood couple Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander are reported to have tied the knot officially becoming husband and wife.

Twice announce new album 'Twicetagram' for Oct. 30

K-pop group Twice has announced a new album titled "Twicetagram" that is set for release on Oct. 30.

Roy Dotrice, 'Amadeus,' 'GoT' actor, dead at 94

Veteran actor Roy Dotrice, who was best known for portraying Leopold Mozart in the 1984 award-winning film "Amadeus," died Monday at the age of 94.

'Black Panther': Chadwick Boseman leaps into action in latest trailer

Chadwick Boseman fights to protect his country of Wakanda and the world in the latest trailer for Marvel's next superhero epic, "Black Panther."

Ivanka Trump celebrates son Joseph's 4th birthday

First daughter and presidential adviser Ivanka Trump shared on Instagram Sunday how she celebrated her son Joseph Kushner's fourth birthday.

Ed Sheeran involved in bicycle accident, 'may affect' upcoming shows

Ed Sheeran shared on Instagram Monday how he was involved in a bicycle accident that may affect his ongoing world tour.

Ryan Reynolds shares 'Deadpool 2' on-set photos as sequel wraps production

Ryan Reynolds shared on Instagram a collection of on-set photos from "Deadpool 2" in celebration of the film wrapping up production.

Nick and Kevin Jonas welcome Sophie Turner to the family

Nick and Kevin Jonas have welcomed Sophie Turner to their family on Instagram following her engagement to their brother, Joe Jonas.

'Street Fighter V': New character Zeku announced in gameplay trailer

Zeku is the final new character to join developer Capcom's "Street Fighter V" as part of the title's second season of additional content.

Alyssa Milano starts #MeToo for victims of sexual assault to share their story

Alyssa Milano started #MeToo on Twitter Sunday for victims of sexual assault to break their silence and share their story in the wake of the Harvey Weinstein controversy.

Famous birthdays for Oct. 16: Tim Robbins, Angela Lansbury

Actor Tim Robbins turns 59 and actor Angela Lansbury turns 92, among the famous birthdays for Oct. 16.

Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner announce engagement

"Game of Thrones" actress Sophie Turner and singer Joe Jonas announced via Instagram Sunday that they are engaged.

Larry David, Miley Cyrus set for Nov. 4 edition of 'SNL'

Larry David is to host the Nov. 4 edition of "Saturday Night Live."

'SNL': Kellyanne Conway depicted as Pennywise; Harvey Weinstein scandal addressed

Kate McKinnon lampooned Kellyanne Conway on "SNL" by portraying the White House senior adviser as Pennywise the murderous clown from the movie "It."

'Happy Death Day' is the No. 1 movie in North America with $26.5M

The horror movie "Happy Death Day" is the No. 1 movie in North America with $26.5 million in receipts, BoxOfficeMojo.com announced Sunday.

Herrera says his mom sent him 100 sets of rosary beads when he booked 'Exorcist' role

Alfonso Herrera said his loved ones were initially worried when he told them he would be playing a Catholic priest on Fox's demon drama, "The Exorcist."

Famous birthdays for Oct. 15: Emeril Lagasse, Penny Marshall

Celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse turns 58 and actor/director Penny Marshall turns 74, among the famous birthdays for Oct. 15.

Motion Picture Academy votes to expel Harvey Weinstein

The Motion Picture Academy of Arts and Sciences booted legendary producer Harvey Weinstein from its ranks due to mounting sexual assault allegations.

Herrera says his mom sent him 100 rosaries when he booked 'Exorcist' role

Alfonso Herrera said his loved ones were initially worried when he told them he would be playing a Catholic priest on Fox's demon drama, "The Exorcist."

Lee Majors to return for Season 3 of 'Ash vs. Evil Dead'

Bruce Campbell says Lee Majors is returning for Season 3 of "Ash vs. Evil Dead" -- even though he was run down by a demonic car in Season 2.

NBC cancels 'The Night Shift' after four seasons

NBC has canceled its medical drama "The Night Shift" after four seasons.

David Tennant to headline animated Christmas special 'The Highway Rat'

"Doctor Who," "Jessica Jones" and "Broadchurch" alum David Tennant is to lend his voice to the title character in the animated TV special "The Highway Rat."

Sutton Foster, Hugh Bonneville to perform with the Mormon Tabernacle Choir

Sutton Foster and Hugh Bonneville will be the featured guest artist and narrator at this year's Mormon Tabernacle Choir Christmas concerts.

Report: Harvey Weinstein to fight ouster from company he co-founded

Film producer Harvey Weinstein reportedly plans to contest his ousting at The Weinstein Co. board of directors meeting Tuesday.

Nicolas Cage not endorsing the Japanese snack brand Riska

Oscar-winning actor Nicolas Cage is not endorsing the Japanese snack brand Riska, despite online buzz claiming he is.

Disney Channel renews 'Raven's Home' for a second season

Disney Channel says it has ordered a second season of its family sitcom "Raven's Home," starring and executive produced by Raven-Symoné.

Famous birthdays for Oct. 14: Mia Wasikowska, Usher

Actor Mia Wasikowska turns 28 and singer Usher turns 39, among the famous birthdays for Oct. 14.

Malin Akerman announces engagement to Jack Donnelly

Actress Malin Akerman announced her engagement to actor Jack Donnelly in an Instagram post on Friday.

BTS' 'Love Yourself Seung Her' sets Korean sales record

K-pop group BTS broke a national album sales record with their latest album "Love Yourself Seung Her."

Channing Tatum 'X-Men' spinoff 'Gambit' to release Valentine's Day 2019

20th Century Fox's long-awaited "Gambit" film, an "X-Men" spinoff starring Channing Tatum is set to arrive in theaters on Valentine's Day 2019.

'Riverdale' pop-up diners open throughout Canada

Netflix Canada has opened a number of pop-up diners based on Pop's Chock'lit Shoppe from "Riverdale" in support of the drama's upcoming second season.

Isa Dick Hackett says current 'Philip K. Dick fever' is 'astounding'

Isa Dick Hackett said she never thought she'd see the day she would be promoting a film and two TV series based on her father Philip K. Dick's sci-fi stories.

Green Day announces greatest hits album 'God's Favorite Band' for November

Green Day is set to release a greatest hits album titled "God's Favorite Band" that will become available on Nov. 17.

'Jeopardy!' contestant Austin Rogers loses after 12-game win streak

"Jeopardy!" contestant Austin Rogers lost by $51, ending his 12-game win streak on the trivia show.

Millie Bobby Brown's Eleven returns in final 'Stranger Things' Season 2 trailer

The return of Millie Bobby Brown's Eleven is teased in the final trailer for Season 2 of Netflix's supernatural drama, "Stranger Things."

Jane Fonda on Harvey Weinstein: 'I'm ashamed that I didn't say anything'

Jane Fonda talked about her feelings concerning Harvey Weinstein Thursday, stating that she should have shared what she knew about the producer sooner.

Trisha Yearwood dresses up as husband Garth Brooks for 'Southern Kitchen'

Trisha Yearwood shared on Instagram Thursday how she dressed up as her husband Garth Brooks for an upcoming episode of "Trisha's Southern Kitchen."

Jane Fonda on Harvey Weinstein: 'I'm ashamed that I didn't say anything'

Jane Fonda talked about her feelings concerning the Harvey Weinstein Thursday, stating that she should have shared what she knew about the producer sooner.

Tony Awards ceremonies to air on CBS through 2026

CBS says it will continue to air the annual Tony Awards ceremonies through 2026.