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Angelina Jolie joins ‘TIME’ as a Contributing Editor; first piece is titled “What We Owe Refugees”

Photo by Guillermo Legaria/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Oscar-winning actress, director, and United Nations Ambassador Angelina Jolie now has another title: Contributing Editor for TIME magazine. Jolie’s experience as a humanitarian and philanthropist will inform her monthly pieces: She’ll contribute articles “focusing primarily on displacement, conflict and human rights,” according to the magazine. To that end,…read more »

Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston’s ‘Murder Mystery’ slays for Netflix

Netflix/Scott Yamano(LOS ANGELES) — Murder Mystery, the Netflix comedy movie starring Adam Sandler and Jennifer Aniston, notched the biggest opening weekend for a Netflix film, the streamer announced via Twitter Tuesday. The streamer says 13,374,914 accounts in the US and Canada, and 17,494,949 more worldwide, tuned in to the movie. Murder Mystery follows a New York…read more »

Report: ‘Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club’ shuttered by MTV, and in IRL

ABC(LOS ANGELES) — Lindsay Lohan’s MTV reality show Lindsay Lohan’s Beach Club won’t return for a second season — and neither will the Mykonos nightclub, which served as the setting for the show, according to the New York Post. The show, which follows the daily lives of the club’s staff, premiered to decent ratings, which…read more »

Gambler James Holzhauer’s loss was a huge win for ‘Jeopardy!’

Jeopardy! Productions(LOS ANGELES) — As previously reported, James Holzhauer’s Jeopardy! loss ended up being a big win for for the long-running game show. But now that all the numbers are finally crunched, Vulture reports the professional gambler-turned quiz show champ’s final episode was watched by 14.5 million people — the show’s largest same-day audience since…read more »

Idris Elba visits New York comedy club where he used to be a bouncer

Will Heath/NBC(NEW YORK) — Idris Elba recently took a trip down memory lane while in New York City. On Monday night, Elba made a surprise visit to Caroline’s on Broadway, where the actor and DJ previously worked as a bouncer in his pre-stardom years. According to Page Six, Elba stopped by with his family at…read more »

As Robert Pattinson gets ready to don the cape and cowl, poll looks at fans’ favorite Batmans, Catwomans, and Jokers

Warner Bros. and © DC Comics(LOS ANGELES) —  Like most things related to fandom, Warner Bros.’ announcement that Twilight veteran Robert Pattinson would be taking on the role of the Caped Crusader in 2021’s The Batman was met with much online reaction. Now, a new Hollywood Reporter/Morning Consult survey picked more than 2,200 Bat-fans’ brains…read more »

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