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How the lifelike visual effects in 'War for the Planet of the Apes' were created
ABC News' Ginger Zee got a behind-the-scene glimpse into the making of the upcoming "War for the Planet of the Apes" film while visiting Weta Digital, the special effects studio where filmmakers transformed human actors into onscreen primates. The company, spearheaded by famed director Peter
What to See and What to Skip in New Zealand’s South Island
If New Zealand is on your bucket list, then 2017 may be the year your travel dreams come true. The new year is kicking off with twice as many flight options out of the U.S. as compared to 2016 thanks to added routes by United, American and Air New Zealand . The extra availability has brought
Greek Drama Has Euro Market Watchers on Edge of Their Seats
Morning Money Memo… Europe’s wobbly finances are once again a worry for global financial markets, showing that you never can tell where the next surprise for the stock market might come from. Germany’s Chancellor Angela Merkel has delivered a stern warning to Greece, saying her...
Lionel Messi Breaks La Liga Scoring Record
quicklist: 1 title: Lionel Messi Breaks La Liga Scoring Record text: All he does his score goals. Soccer superstar Lionel Messi broke the all-time La Liga goal-scoring record Saturday, finding the back of the net three times in Barcelona's 5-1 win over Sevilla in Spain. Messi, 27, now has 253 goals
'Lord of the Rings' Actor Sings Farewell to Series
quicklist: 1 title: 'Lord of the Rings' Actor Sings Farewell to Series text: All the feels, " Lord of the Rings " fans, all the feels. Billy Boyd , who plays Pippin in the series and fronts the band Beecake, collaborated with director Peter Jackson to write "The Last Goodbye" and Entertainment
Air New Zealand Releases 'Most Epic Safety Video Ever Made'
As the "official airline of Middle-earth," Air New Zealand would naturally want to capitalize on the final movie in " The Hobbit " trilogy, scheduled to be released in December. The theatrical release of "The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies" is a few months away, but Hobbit lovers can get a
The 5 Biggest Moments From Comic-Con
As the San Diego Comic-Con winds down and Southern California starts to restore its depleted supply of face paint and "Star Wars" costumes, we're taking a look back at the five biggest stories to come out of the nation's biggest comic convention. 1. Surprise Visit From Batman and Superman One of
Complete List of Celebs Getting Stars on Hollywood Walk of Fame
Getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame is one of the most exciting perks of being a celebrity. In the next year, another select group -- a who's who of actors, singers and producers -- will be honored. "The Walk of Fame Selection Committee is excited to announce the Class of 2015 Star
Royal Couple Make Royal Statement Down Under
ABC News’ Cecilia Vega, Carolyn Durand and Scott Schulman report: WELLINGTON, New Zealand – With the sun finally peeking out of overcast skies, this tiny town of 28,000 residents will host the royal couple’s first walkabout. Children and adults have been lining up since early...
5 Things to Know This Morning
Your look at the five biggest and most buzz-worthy stories of the morning. 1. Kaley Cuoco Opens Up About Her Fling With 'Man of Steel' Star Henry Cavill Last year was a big one for Kaley Cuoco-Sweeting: Not only did she start a whirlwind relationship with her now-husband, Ryan Sweeting, but she