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Natalie Portman is apparently ‘done’ with the Marvel Cinematic Universe

Despite having appeared in the first two Thor movies, Natalie Portman won't be returning for the third — and it seems that she's not likely to crop up in future Marvel movies either.
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Homes featured on HGTV’s ‘Fixer Upper’ drawing crazy interest on Airbnb

The Gaines of the popular home repair show “Fixer Upper” are tired of people putting the properties they have restored on rental sites like VRBO and Airbnb. They’re reworking their contract for next season, so this can’t happen…
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Hulu gets in on the Marvel TV series action with pilot order for ‘Runaways’

Hulu is the latest streaming service to move forward with a Marvel series. The streamer has ordered a pilot for Runaways, and Gossip Girl creators Josh Schwartz and Stephanie Savage will serve as co-writers and showrunners.
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Head back to Hogwarts this September with three brand new JK Rowling tales

The Hogwarts school year starts in September, so J.K. Rowling is bringing readers back to Harry Potter's alma mater with three new ebooks. The series, Pottermore Presents, continues to explore Rowling's wizarding world.
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‘Stranger Things’ gets the ‘It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia’ treatment

Netflix's new sci-fi horror series Stranger Things is very different from the sitcom It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia, but it turns out it lends itself well to the comedy's intro.
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Lady Gaga officially teams up with Bradley Cooper in ‘A Star Is Born’ remake

Warner Bros. has settled on its star for the upcoming remake of A Star Is Born. Lady Gaga has signed on to star opposite Bradley Cooper in what will also serve as his directorial debut.
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‘Detective Pikachu’ movie hires ‘Gravity Falls,’ ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ writers

Gravity Falls writer/creator Alex Hirsch and Guardians of the Galaxy co-writer Nicole Perlman will pen the script for the upcoming Detective Pikachu movie based on the Pokémon video game of the same name.
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The 2016 Rio Olympics should get a gold medal for online streaming

The 2016 Olympics Games in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil has shattered NBC's record for minutes streamed in its first 10 days of competition. This year's Olympics is the first time the broadcast network coverage has been streamed simultaneously…
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Here’s your first look at the world of Steven Spielberg’s ‘Ready Player One’

Some of the first photos and video from the set of Steven Spielberg's adaptation of the best-selling novel Ready Player One have emerged online, offering a glimpse at the story's bleak, dystopian future.
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Cable companies saw huge numbers of subscribers flee in Q2 2016

New research from Leichtman Research Group doesn't look good for cable companies. The numbers show that 10 of the 11 largest cable companies in the U.S. saw subscriber losses during Q2 2016.
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From ‘Step Brothers’ to mystery solvers: Ferrell and Reilly to play ‘Holmes & Watson’

Will Ferrell and John C. Reilly are joining forces again. This time, they'll star in Sony Pictures' Holmes & Watson, a comedic take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes adventures.
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Amy Adams is an alien whisperer who tries to avert disaster in ‘Arrival’ trailer

The threat of alien-inspired global warfare is on the horizon in the upcoming film Arrival. Paramount Pictures has released the latest trailer, showing Amy Adams' linguist attempting to communicate with an alien species.