• The Walking Dead Will Lose A Key Character

    The Walking Dead Will Lose A Key Character

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    The actor - who portrays protagonist Rick Grimes - has been with The Walking Dead since the very beginning, and will continue to play the role throughout Season 9, although it may be in a limited capacity. "Norman [Reedus] and Melissa [McBride] and Danai [Gurira] and [Lauren Cohan], they're all in the twenties.This job is, as I said before, glorious and unique".
  • Roseanne Barr's TV show cancelled after Twitter race row

    Roseanne Barr's TV show cancelled after Twitter race row

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    White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders refused to weigh in on the cancellation of Roseanne Barr's ABC show , after the Trump-supporting comedian dashed off a racist tweet . Emma Kenney, who portrayed Roseanne's granddaughter on the show, said she called her manager on Tuesday morning to quit the show, only to find out that it already had been canceled.
  • 'Deadliest Catch' captain Blake Painter found dead at 38

    'Deadliest Catch' captain Blake Painter found dead at 38

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    The Daily Astorian reported in January that Painter had been arrested after a police officer said he spotted the second-generation crabber smoking heroin in his auto. This isn't the first time that a star of Deadliest Catch has passed away. Officers told TMZ that they found substances and prescription pills inside Blake's home, though it's unclear whether they contributed to his death.
  • Roseanne Reacts to Show Cancellation in a Tweet

    Roseanne Reacts to Show Cancellation in a Tweet

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    Eventually, though, she apologized , tweeting, "I apologize to Valerie Jarrett and to all Americans". The tweet read: "Muslim brotherhood & planet of the apes had a baby=vj". The fallout from the show's cancellation also hit its lucrative syndication market as Viacom said it would pull reruns of the 1990s Roseanne episodes from its cable networks.
  • ABC cancels 'Roseanne' after Barr's racist tweet

    ABC cancels 'Roseanne' after Barr's racist tweet

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    On Tuesday, the former senior adviser to the president during the Obama administration, who appeared on MSNBC's town hall Everyday Racism in America , told the gathered audience of Barr's tweet , "This should be a teaching moment". " Roseanne Barr's comments were appalling and reminiscent of horrific time in our history when racism was not only acceptable but promoted by Hollywood", said NAACP President and CEO Derrick Johnson.
  • Andrew Lincoln Reportedly Exiting The Walking Dead After Season 9

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    It's also reported Andrew Lincoln will have a limited role in The Walking Dead Season 9. The outlet also notes that they've heard AMC has "offered substantial compensation" to Norman Reedus , who plays fan favorite Daryl Dixon , to stay on board and possibly take over as the lead if Lincoln does exit the series.
  • Trump jabs Dems after Obama-era immigration photos go viral

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    Catch and Release, Lottery and Chain must also go with it and we MUST continue building the WALL!" One particularly disturbing image showed two children sleeping on mattresses on the floor inside what appeared to be a cage. But among those who took notice was Jon Favreau, Obama's former speechwriter. Immigration advocates have said that separation of children from parents has been happening for months.
  • 'Roseanne' cancelled by ABC after Roseanne Barr's tweet

    'Roseanne' cancelled by ABC after Roseanne Barr's tweet

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    ABC TV network has cancelled comedian Roseanne Barr's show after she posted a racist tweet likening an African-American former Obama aide to an ape. ABC Entertainment's president said the network has made a decision to cancel the reboot of her show. Barr received backlash for the comment and was accused of racism.
  • WWE Rumors: John Cena, Nikki Bella Reunite As Couple After Short Breakup

    WWE Rumors: John Cena, Nikki Bella Reunite As Couple After Short Breakup

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    I even told you so many times this would happen. 'If it doesn't feel right, if there is any type of hesitation, you have to figure it out and...[not] be afraid, ' she said. Over the weekend John , 40, and Nikki, 34, were seen in San Diego side by side. Cena's public airing of his wish for Bella to come back and for them to have children reportedly convinced her to get back together with him.
  • 'Solo' Is Putting Up Disappointing Numbers in Memorial Day Weekend Box Office

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    The top brass at Disney/Lucasfilm are pondering why Solo: A Star Wars Story didn't fly anywhere near as high as they expected in the USA and internationally, including Australia, last weekend. Solo is the first of the new Star Wars movies to not open in December, and it comes just five months after the release of The Last Jedi in December 2017.
  • Kim Kardashian West blasts rapper Rhymefest on Twitter in scathing rant

    Kim Kardashian West blasts rapper Rhymefest on Twitter in scathing rant

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    In a closing statement posted on Instagram , the company says the "social media quotes from Kim Kardashian West, as well as the expressed interest of her family running the organization, has brought us to this decision". "The statements were created to say, hey, listen, no matter what Kanye says, this is about the kids", said Pope. "As we prepare to launch our summer programming, we have been bombarded with inquiries about Kanye West ".
  • Meghan Markle's moving wedding reception poem left everyone in tears

    Meghan Markle's moving wedding reception poem left everyone in tears

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    The move was one of many United States influences on last Saturday's royal wedding , which included a sermon from American bishop Michael Curry during the service. Do you think Cressida pulled off her royal wedding look? Her former agent Gina Nelthorpe-Cowne said that Meghan had told her in the past that she definitely wanted to have children.
  • Harvey Weinstein charged with felony rape, criminal sex act in NYC court

    Harvey Weinstein charged with felony rape, criminal sex act in NYC court

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    Weinstein has been released on bail, but has been told he can not travel outside CT and NY. Weinstein also surrendered his passport and agreed to stay within the states of NY and CT. "Mr. Weinstein's criminal attorneys Blair Berk and Benjamin Brafman have said that a fair investigation of the allegations of criminal wrongdoing will prove they are without merit", a spokesperson for Weinstein told the Los Angeles Times of the Los Angeles investigation.