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Wait, what? MTV Video Music Awards to honor Kanye West

Kanye West has been named the recipient of the 2015 Michael Jackson Video Vanguard award for the MTV Video Music Awards, and will be honored during the live broadcast on August 30.

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Is Marvel planning a new Blade movie with a female lead?

A planned reboot of the Blade comic book series featuring the vampire hunter and his daughter fighting evil together may have been delayed by Marvel in order to develop a movie, according to a new rumor.

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Bryan Cranston to co-star with James Franco in upcoming comedy Why Him

Bryan Cranston will join forces with James Franco again for 20th Century Fox's upcoming comedy Why Him. The duo will also appear together in the Franco-directed drama In Dubious Battle.

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Watch: Player Piano wins zombies over with The Walking Dead’s theme song

Composer and pianist Sonya Belousova takes on The Walking Dead Theme song in a fun Player Piano video directed by Tom Grey. Do zombies want to eat your face off or just play music?

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Dwayne Johnson’s Ballers is HBO’s most-viewed comedy this decade

Here's more proof that HBO's Ballers is a hit: the Dwayne Johnson-starring show ended its first season as the network's third-most watched comedy ever, and the best performing since 2009.

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William Hurt joins Billy Bob Thornton for Amazon original series Trial

Amazon Studios has added William Hurt to the cast of Trial, an upcoming legal drama. The original series, which also stars Billy Bob Thornton, follows a fallen lawyer who goes up against the head of the firm he co-founded.

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Life after ESPN: Bill Simmons to shake up the podcasting world this fall

Bill Simmons' B.S. Report last-aired in May and has left a void in the sports podcasting world. According to a post on the sports personality's Twitter account, however, it's one that will soon be filled.

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Get your very own carbonite-encased space cowboy with Comic Images’ Han Solo backpack

You can be the proud owner of a backpack featuring Harrison Ford's eternally-pained visage. Just don't let the smuggler's frozen likeness get you in trouble with any galactic gangsters

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Lionsgate films featuring DTS:X surround sound are coming this fall

New surround sound technologies don't do much good if movies don't actually make use of them, so it's good to hear that Lionsgate will be releasing several of its upcoming films with support for DTS:X surround sound in theaters.

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The Grand Budapest Hotel actress Lea Seydoux in talks for Gambit movie

The Grand Budapest Hotel actress Lea Seydoux, who will next appear in the James Bond movie S.P.E.C.T.R.E., has reportedly been offered the female lead in the upcoming X-Men spinoff movie Gambit.

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Olivia Munn gets her kicks on in new X-Men: Apocalypse training video

There's some impressive footwork to be seen in a new training video posted by Olivia Munn that features her getting into shape for her role as the telepathic ninja Psylocke in X-Men: Apocalypse.

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Universal breaks the international box-office record with four months to go in the year

Universal Pictures has earned more than $3.78 billion internationally this year on the strength of films like Furious 7 and Jurassic World, breaking the record for worldwide box-office grosses.

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Netflix gets the upper hand in Japan from telecom giant SoftBank

Ahead of its September 2 release in Japan, Netflix has partnered with major telecom SoftBank. The new deal means that SoftBank customers will be able to sign up and pay for Netflix directly through their SoftBank account.

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Fear the Walking Dead sets all-time cable ratings record with series launch

Zombies reasserted their dominance on Sunday night. The first episode of Fear the Walking Dead, The Walking Dead's sister series, pulled in 10.1 million viewers, according to Nielsen estimates.

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Star Wars: Rogue One will use CGI to recreate the late Peter Cushing’s role

Rather than recast the role of Grand Moff Tarkin for the upcoming Star Wars: Rogue One anthology film, Disney and Lucasfilm will recreate the long-deceased actor using state-of-the-art CGI.

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