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10 Thanksgiving Movies to Watch if You're Sick of Football
There's a Thanksgiving movie for everyone. Whether you like comedies or tear-jerkers, these movies will provide a welcome respite from all the cooking, eating or football-watching this holiday. Even better, the families in some of these films will make you grateful for your own. Here are 10
Netflix Releases Hard-Hitting 'Luke Cage' Trailer
Netflix has released the first full trailer to Luke Cage, its upcoming Marvel series about the titular unbreakable hero. The new footage shows Cage's Mike Colter -- who is reprising his "Jessica Jones" role -- trying to keep a low profile after moving from Jessica Jones' and Daredevil's home turf
Why Everyone Is So Obsessed with 'House of Cards'
TV fans have some binge watching to do this weekend. The 13-episode third season of Netflix original series " House of Cards " is now available to stream. When a brief "glitch" teased the season earlier this month it put a 30-minute pause button on Washington - home to many of the show's obsessed
5 Things We Learned from Katherine Heigl's Facebook Q&A
From how she starts her day to which is harder -- being a mom or playing a CIA agent -- Katherine Heigl answered questions from fans during a live Q&A on Facebook Monday. Heigl, 36, plays CIA analyst Charleston Tucker on the new series "State of Affairs," where her job is to keep the president,
Katherine Heigl Says She 'Would Never Intend to Be Difficult'
Katherine Heigl has earned a bit of a rep for being difficult to work with, but she defended herself recently against the notion. “I certainly don’t see myself as being difficult. I would never intend to be difficult,” the 35-year-old actress said at a news conference...
5 Things About Yaya DaCosta, Star of Whitney Houston Biopic
If you don’t know who Yaya DaCosta is yet, you soon will. The model-turned-actress is blowing up the screen, big and small. Now, she’s set to play legendary singer Whitney Houston in a new Lifetime’s biopic focusing on the singer’s early relationship with Bobby Brown....
About Last Night
By MICHAEL FALCONE (@michaelpfalcone) NOTABLES 5 LESSONS LEARNED FROM TUESDAY’S PRIMARIES: Six states held primaries yesterday — Arkansas, Georgia, Idaho, Kentucky, Oregon, and Pennsylvania — in what turned out to be a Super Tuesday “lite” of the 2014 midterm election cycle. Below are the ABC...
Students and Stars Bring Down the House at White House Talent Show
From a kids chorus line with Sarah Jessica Parker to a blaring brass band led by Alfre Woodard to, yes, the occasional off-key note, the first-ever White House Talent Show did not disappoint. “Come on girls, bring it home!” Parker shouted as she put her...
'Star Trek' Franchise's 7 Most Memorable Moments
It's hard to believe that the original "Star Trek" television series lasted just three seasons and was cancelled in 1969 because of low ratings. Since then, there have been five additional TV series and 12 motion pictures, including the second film in the J.J. Abrams reboot, "Star Trek Into
'Steel Magnolias' Blooms Again with Queen Latifah and All Black Cast
Nearly 23 years after its release on the big screen, the iconic Southern drama “Steel Magnolias” is getting a made-for-TV reboot with Queen Latifah and an all-black cast. Latifah, who also serves as an executive producer on the film, which airs Sunday on Lifetime, steps...