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15 items from 2017


Exclusive: 'Too Close to Home' Star Danielle Savre Talks Season 2 Drama, 'Sweetheart' Heather Locklear

15 February 2017 5:00 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Season two of Too Close to Home is filled to the brim with drama, but if you're looking for answers before the season's final two episodes, good luck.

Et hopped on the phone with the TLC drama's breakout star, Danielle Savre, who teased (as much as she could) what's in store for her character, Anna, as the season comes to a close. She also opened up about the show's difficult production schedule (the series shoots the whole season in just eight days) and her first time meeting Heather Locklear.

Exclusive: Heather Locklear Tells the President to 'Go to Hell' in 'Too Close to Home' Sneak Peek!

"It's essentially how they shoot soap operas, but the difference is most soap operas are shot on a soundstage, whereas we shoot on location on Tyler Perry's lot, so he's built our trailer park and Dr. Allen's home," Savre explained of the show's production, adding that "nothing »

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Exclusive: Heather Locklear Tells the President to 'Go to Hell' in 'Too Close to Home' Sneak Peek!

14 February 2017 8:00 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

We cannot get enough Heather Locklear!

The 55-year-old actress slays as the first lady in Too Close to Home, and this week episode is no different.

Watch: Tyler Perry's 'Too Close to Home' Brings Heather Locklear Back to TV in Guest-Starring Role

Only Et has an exclusive look at Wednesday's episode of the soapy TLC drama, where Locklear's character isn't afraid to put the president (Matt Battaglia) in his place -- though she clearly has something up her sleeve. Locklear holds her own in a fiery Oval Office confrontation as the president tries to identify a White House mole.

"Maybe it's your whore from Alabama," she says, savagely bringing up his affair with the show's protagonist, former White House staffer Anna (Danielle Savre). "She can't keep her lips or her legs closed."

Exclusive: 'Too Close to Home': 'The Worst Is Yet to Come' as Heather Locklear Takes Alabama in Season 2 Promo

"Will you just »

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Nicole Kidman Eyeing TV Adaptation of Best-Selling Expatriates Novel

7 February 2017 5:17 PM, PST | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Nicole Kidman could have another, ahem, big TV project in the works.

Blossom Films, Kidman’s production company, has optioned the Janice Y.K. Lee novel The Expatriates to be made into a TV series, our sister site Deadline reports. Published in Jan. 2016, Lee’s book follows the exploits of three American women living in Hong Kong.

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In addition to executive-producing the project with Blossom FilmsPer Saari, Kidman is also reportedly considering starring in the series. The Expatriates is expected to land on a »

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Heather Locklear for Flotus? The Small-Screen Schemer Is Back to Her Old Tricks

7 February 2017 9:00 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Don’t mess with Heather Locklear!

In an exclusive sneak peek at TLC’s drama series Too Close to Home, Locklear — who plays Katelynn, the First Lady of the United States — has her mind set on getting even with her husband, who just happens to be having a steamy affair.

Tyler Perry’s eight-part series to follows the story of Anna (played by Danielle Savre), a young woman who is forced to return to her hometown in Alabama after regretfully having an affair with the President of the United States. Locklear, 55, who is used to playing the good bad girl, »

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New Collector’s Edition Blu-ray of 'Firestarter' releasing from Scream Factory

28 January 2017 6:43 PM, PST | MoreHorror | See recent MoreHorror news »

Seth Metoyer,

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A new Collector’s Edition Blu-ray of Firestarter will become available on March 14th, 2017 via Scream Factory.

I'm excited about this one as it's one of my personal favorite Stephen King movie adaptations. Check out all the details below, including a lot of new bonus features.

From The Press Release

Based on the unforgettable best-seller by esteemed horror author Stephen King, Firestarter chronicles the extraordinary life of Charlene "Charlie" McGee. Eight-year-old Drew Barrymore stars as the child who has the amazing ability to start fires with just a glance. Can her psychic power and the love of her father save her from "The Shop," the threatening government agency which wants to control her…or destroy her?

Available March 14th, 2017 from Scream Factory, the Collector’s Edition of Firestarter comes loaded with bonus features, including a new 2k scan of the inter-positive film element, new interviews with director Mark L. Lester, »

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Firestarter Collector’s Edition Blu-ray Bonus Features Include New Audio Commentary with Director Mark L. Lester

25 January 2017 10:33 AM, PST | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Get ready to run from the Shop, because Scream Factory will unleash their Firestarter Collector’s Edition Blu-ray on March 14th, complete with bonus features that include a new audio commentary by director Mark L. Lester, who reflects on his adaptation of Stephen King’s 1980 novel.

Press Release: Based on the unforgettable best-seller by esteemed horror author Stephen King, Firestarter chronicles the extraordinary life of Charlene “Charlie” McGee. Eight-year-old Drew Barrymore stars as the child who has the amazing ability to start fires with just a glance. Can her psychic power and the love of her father save her from “The Shop,” the threatening government agency which wants to control her…or destroy her? Available March 14th, 2017 from Scream Factory, the Collector’s Edition of Firestarter comes loaded with bonus features, including a new 2k scan of the inter-positive film element, new interviews with director Mark L. Lester, actors Freddie Jones and Drew Snyder, »

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Exclusive: People’s Choice Humanitarian Honoree Tyler Perry Opens Up About the Importance of Positive Stories

18 January 2017 11:59 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Giving back means everything to Tyler Perry.

After taking home the Favorite Humanitarian honor at the People's Choice Awards on Wednesday, the 47-year-old actor and director opened up about what it means to be honored for his charity work, and the importance of sharing positive stories.

Read: Tyler Perry Shoots Down Oprah Winfrey Feud Rumors: 'It's Completely False'

"This is really amazing because it is something that for many, many years I didn't talk about," Perry told Et's Carly Steel backstage after his big win. "But what I found was important is that there's so much darkness, that you don't hear the positive stories. So I started to make an effort to make sure that people heard the good that I’m trying to do, but that other people are trying to do in the world as well."

Perry shared similar sentiments in his emotional acceptance speech, telling the audience in part, "No matter »

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Exclusive: Watch Heather Locklear's First Lady Tell the President to Call His Mistress on 'Too Close to Home'

17 January 2017 4:53 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

No one puts the first lady in a corner, especially when she's played by Heather Locklear!

Only Et has an exclusive clip of Wednesday's episode of Too Close to Home, in which Locklear's first lady prepares to deliver her "counter-punch" to the president (Matt Battaglia) after catching him in an affair with Anna, a White House staffer (Danielle Savre).

Exclusive: Heather Locklear Slaps the President in 'Too Close to Home' Season 2 Premiere

"So, you've been calling her?" First Lady Christian asks her cheating husband, after thinking she nipped his affair in the bud.

"What are you talking about?" the president responds, trying to play it cool.

"Oh, play games with me. Make me angrier," the first lady replies. "I asked if you were talking to her. Have you been calling her?"

"Yes, I have," President Christian admits, fessing up to sending a secret service agent to protect Anna, who has returned »

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Find Out Which Female Costars Charlie Sheen Would ‘Kick to the Curb’ – and Why’s He Slamming Rihanna

12 January 2017 12:18 PM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Charlie Sheen has shared the screen with many of Hollywood’s top talent – but there are a few women he hopes to never work alongside again.

During an appearance on Watch What Happens Live this week, Sheen was asked to rank four actresses from favorite to least favorite as part of host Andy Cohen‘s infamous “Plead the Fifth” game.

His options? Anger Management cast mate Selma Blair, Scary Movie costar Lindsay Lohan, Two and a Half Men guest star Jenny McCarthy, and Spin City‘s Heather Locklear.

“Heather. And then Heather,” Sheen replied. “Lindsay is a trip. She’s work, »

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Charlie Sheen Ranks His Female Co-Stars, Takes Dig at Jennifer Grey on 'Watch What Happens Live!'

12 January 2017 6:39 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Charlie Sheen has never been one to hold back.

The 51-year-old actor appeared on Watch What Happens Live! on Wednesday, when he got candid about a number of his female co-stars over the years. When host Andy Cohen asked him to rank a few of his leading ladies from favorite to least favorite -- including Selma Blair, Lindsay Lohan, Jenny McCarthy and Heather Locklear -- Sheen was only fond of his Spin City co-star.

"Heather," Sheen quickly replied. "And then Heather."

Watch: Charlie Sheen and Denise Richards' Daughter Sam Looks So Grown Up -- See the Pic!

After Cohen noted that he still had McCarthy, Lohan, and Blair to rank, Sheen paid Lohan a reluctant compliment.

"Lindsay's a trip," he noted. "She's work, but she's cool. She's fun to look at."

But he was clearly was not a fan of McCarthy or Blair.

"I would like to kind of mash those two up together and just »

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Exclusive: Anna Refuses to Return to D.C. in 'Too Close to Home' Sneak Peek!

10 January 2017 10:00 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Turns out, not even the most powerful man in the world gets what he wants all the time.

On Wednesday’s all-new Too Close to Home, Anna (Danielle Savre) is faced with a difficult decision when she receives a very personal phone call from the President (Matt Battaglia).

“So am I to understand that you’re ignoring me?” asks the commander-in-chief, whose scandalous affair with Anna was the reason she fled Washington and returned to her hometown of Happy, Alabama. “You know how that makes me crazy and you know what happens when I’m upset. Is that what you want, for me to be upset?”

Watch: Brody Discovers Another Admirer in 'Too Close to Home,' But It's Not What You're Expecting

Anna assures him that she’s fine, but steels her resolve when President tells her needs her “on the next plane to D.C.”

“I’m not going to D.C.,” she »

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Heather Locklear Responds To Rehab Rumours: ‘Working On Tying Up Some Loose Ends’

3 January 2017 2:10 PM, PST | ET Canada | See recent ET Canada news »

Amidst reports that she just entered rehab for the fifth time, Heather Locklear has issued a statement addressing the reports, neither confirming nor denying the rumours. “I am feeling great and am taking steps to enrich and better my life,” says the former “Dynasty” star in her statement. “Currently I am working on tying up some […] »

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Heather Locklear Responds to Rehab Rumors: 'I Am Working on Tying Up Some Loose Ends'

3 January 2017 12:16 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Heather Locklear is looking towards a fresh start in 2017.

In response to rumors that she had entered rehab for the fifth time, the 55-year-old actress gave a statement to Et, saying, "I am feeling great and am taking steps to enrich and better my life. Currently I am working on tying up some loose ends regarding certain issues so I can hit 2017 full steam ahead."

Watch: Tyler Perry Praises Heather Locklear's New 'Bad Girl' Role as She Makes Stunning Red Carpet Appearance

Locklear's drug-addled past includes a hospitalization in 2012 when a 911 call was placed from her home. At the time, a source told Et the Spin City star was "out of control."

"Heather became a different person on drugs," the source said.

Locklear had been in and out of rehab for years, but lately has been finding steady work and avoiding negative headlines.

Her next project is season two of Too Close to Home, which »

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Heather Locklear Tying Up "Loose Ends" Amid Rehab Reports

3 January 2017 11:35 AM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Another year, another chance to do better. Amid reports that she has entered rehab for the fifth time in nine years, Heather Locklear issued a statement to E! News Tuesday explaining her current situation. "I am feeling great and am taking steps to enrich and better my life," Locklear said. Without going into further detail, the 55-year-old Melrose Place star added, "Currently I am working on tying up some loose ends regarding certain issues so I can hit 2017 full steam ahead." Locklear, of course, has a long history of battling drug and alcohol abuse. In March 2008, the actress' doctor called 911 and claimed she was suicidal. Three months later, she sought treatment at an Arizona »

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Heather Locklear Says She’s ‘Working on Tying Up Some Loose Ends’ amid Rehab Reports

3 January 2017 11:06 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Heather Locklear is seeking resolution as a new year begins.

In a statement to People amid reports that she had entered rehab, the former Melrose Place star said, “I am feeling great and am taking steps to enrich and better my life. Currently I am working on tying up some loose ends regarding certain issues so I can hit 2017 full steam ahead.”

Locklear, 55, has battled drug and alcohol abuse over the years. In June 2008, the actress sought treatment at an Arizona facility for anxiety and depression. In July 2010, she completed a 30-day in-patient rehab program after being cited for a misdemeanor hit and run. »

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