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The $100,0000 Pyramid Season One Ratings

27 June 2016 1:33 PM, PDT | | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

There have been several incarnations of the Pyramid game show with the first one dating all the way back to March 1973. The $100,000 Pyramid version has run in syndication but hasn't been in primetime. Will this game show be a winner in the ratings for ABC? Will it be cancelled or renewed for a second season? Stay tuned.

Hosted by Michael Strahan, The $100,000 Pyramid features celebrities teaming up with contestants to try to win a lot of cash by playing word association games. This season's celebrities include Jon Lovitz, Deion Sanders, Rosie O'Donnell, Kathy Najimy, Kevin Pollak, Niecy Nash, Bridget Moynahan, Rex Lee, Yvette Nicole Brown, Fred Willard, Joy Behar, John Michael Higgins, Steve Schirripa, Melissa Peterman, Teri Polo, Zachary Levi, Alfonso Ribeiro, Mario Batali, Barbara Corcoran, Daymond John, Randall Park, Anna Camp, Terry Crews, Natasha Lyonne, Bellamy Young, Weird Al Yankovic, Tony Hale, Justin Long, »


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The $100,000 Pyramid: Scandal, Veep Stars Among Celebrity Competitors

1 June 2016 9:26 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

ABC’s reboot of The $100,000 Pyramid won’t lack for star power, counting among its celebrity competitors Scandal’s Bellamy Young and Veep’s Tony Hale.

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The two won’t square off in an Oval Office showdown, however. The line-up of celebs who’ll be paired with civilian contestants for the Michael Strahan-hosted game show’s 10-episode run (kicking off Sunday, June 26) looks like this:

Sherri Shepherd vs. black-ish‘s Anthony Anderson

• Rosie O’Donnell vs. Kathy Najimy

Ana Gasteyer vs. fellow Saturday Night Live alum Rachel Dratch

Good Morning America »

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Celebrity Apprentice First Look: Arnold Schwarzenegger Is Quite Literally Ready to Take the Reins From Donald Trump

11 May 2016 3:00 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Arnold Schwarzenegger is ready to take the reins. Literally. The former governor and Terminator star is set to take over for Donald Trump as the host and master of firing of Celebrity Apprentice, after NBC severed tied with the Republican presidential candidate, and E! News has your exclusive first look at Schwarzenegger in action. In the first poster for the eighth edition of the celeb rendition of the series (and the 15th season in the franchise), Schwarzenegger is seen on a horse, taking the reins, with NBC making it clear the time has come for The New Celebrity Apprentice. We think new celeb contestant Jon Lovitz face perfectly captures our reaction to seeing this movie-esque shot for the »

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Chris Evans and Jenny Slate Are Reportedly Dating, and the Internet Is Giddy

11 May 2016 8:56 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

And the official winner of "Captain America: Civil War" is ... Jenny Slate! The comedian/actress/author, known from "Saturday Night Live," "Obvious Child," "Marcel the Shell With Shoes On," and as the wooooorst sister on "Parks and Recreation," recently split from husband Dean Fleischer-Camp and has moved on with Captain America himself, Chris Evans.

That's the news from "a source" to Us Weekly, anyway, and fans have responded with pleasant surprise (when they're not crying).

The actors, both 34, reportedly connected while filming the upcoming movie "Gifted." They

They went on a double date with his brother Scott Evans in Hollywood back in March. And they were also on Anna Faris's "Unqualified" podcast together last month.

Is it a serious romance? Is it PR? Time may tell, since the line keeps getting blurred (damn you Jon Lovitz and Jessica Lowndes!) and the timing is suspect. He is promoting a movie, »

- Gina Carbone

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A League of Their Own Cast Reunite to Play Softball

10 May 2016 3:46 PM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Over the weekend, the second annual Bentonville Film Festival was held in Bentonville, Arkansas, a festival which was co-founded by actress Geena Davis to celebrate women and other diverse voices in the film industry and media. The festival was capped off on Sunday with a very special event, a softball game that served as a reunion for Geena Davis and five of her co-stars from the 1992 classic A League of Their Own. The cast was also joined by Gina Casey, a former member of the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League, who threw out the ceremonial first pitch.

The Bentonville Film Festival Instagram page has posted photos from the reunion, which feature Geena Davis alongside Megan Cavanagh (Marla Hooch), Ann Cusack (Shirley Baker) Tracy Reiner (Betty Spaghetti), Anne Ramsay (Helen Haley) and Freddie Simpson (Ellen Sue Gotlander). The festival was founded last year by Geena Davis and Trevor Drinkwater, President and CEO of Arc Entertainment, »

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Box Office: ‘Jungle Book’ Dominating with $38 Million Weekend

30 April 2016 7:55 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Showing serious staying power, Disney’s “The Jungle Book” is dominating domestic moviegoing this weekend with an estimated $38 million — the eighth-best third weekend of all time.

That’s more than four times the closest competitor, New Line’s moderate opening for the Key and Peele action-comedy “Keanu” with $9.2 million at 2,658 sites.

Open Road’s launch of romantic comedy “Mother’s Day” generated a modest $8 million for a fourth-place finish behind the second weekend of Universal’s “The Huntsman: Winter’s War.” Gramercy’s “Ratchet & Clank” saw limited traction in its fifth-place opening with $5.6 million.

Should Saturday’s estimates hold, all three openers will finish the weekend at the lower end of recent forecasts while  “The Jungle Book” remains an impressive draw at multiplexes with a decline of only 38% from its last frame. Stellar reviews and strong word of mouth will have propelled the tale of an orphaned boy and talking »

- Dave McNary

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‘Jungle Book’ to Haul More at Weekend Box Office Than Newcomers Combined

29 April 2016 1:25 PM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

The Jungle Book” remains a box office force with early Friday estimates showing a $36 million third weekend — more than the combined take of new titles “Keanu,” “Mother’s Day” and “Ratchet & Clank.”

Open Road’s romantic comedy “Mother’s Day” should gross almost $4 million Friday and finish the weekend around $11 million, with New Line’s Key and Peele action-comedy “Keanu” following closely with a $3.5 million Friday and a $10 million weekend. Gramercy’s “Ratchet & Clank” will earn about $1.8 million on Friday for a $7 million weekend.

Meanwhile, Disney’s “The Jungle Book” will decline by only 40% and finish the weekend with a 17-day domestic total in the $245 million range. If it hits $36 million this weekend, it would be the 10th-highest third weekend haul of all time, replacing “Iron Man 3” at $35.8 million.

The weekend is something of a prelude to what’s widely expected to be a massive domestic opening on May »

- Dave McNary

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Box Office: ‘Keanu’ Purrs to $560,000 on Thursday Night

29 April 2016 7:57 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Action-comedy “Keanu,” starring Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key and a kitten, has purred to the tune of $560,000 at Thursday night screenings in North America, while “Mother’s Day” barely made a whimper with $225,000.

Keanu,” which opened the South by Southwest festival last March, is expected to finish the weekend with $10 million to $12 million at 2,658 sites. Disney’s “The Jungle Book” should rule the box office for a third consecutive weekend in the $40 million range, pushing it to an impressive $250 million total in its first 17 days.

Open Road’s romantic comedy “Mother’s Day,” starring Jennifer Aniston, Julia Roberts and Jason Sudeikis, could challenge “Keanu” for second place. Directed by Garry Marshall, the film includes a large ensemble with Timothy Olyphant, Margo Martindale, Shay Mitchell, Britt Robertson, Héctor Elizondo, Jack Whitehall and Jon Lovitz.

Reviews for “Mother’s Day,” which opens at 3,035 sites, have been negative with a 7% rating on Rotten Tomatoes. »

- Dave McNary

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Mother’S Day – Review

28 April 2016 4:21 PM, PDT | | See recent news »


Sappiness overflows in Mother’S Day, an assembly-line rom-com with little on its mind beyond clichés and predictable formula. 81-year old director Garry Marshall, still mining the calendar after the similar New Year’S Eve and Valentine’S Day, has gathered a bouquet of celebrity movie stars including Julia Roberts, Jennifer Aniston, Jason Sudeikis, and Kate Hudson, and shuffled them into tiresome skits about motherhood gone right and wrong. Mother’S Day is a shallow and sickly-sweet offering best avoided.

Jennifer Aniston has the largest role in Mother’S Day as Sandy, a divorced mother of two sons whose ex-husband Henry (Timothy OIyphant) has married the much younger Tina (Shay Mitchell), who tries too hard to be a cool stepmom. The story jumps between Sandy’s dilemma and those of a dozen others, such as childless Miranda (Julia Roberts), an uptight QVC superstar who has motherhood forced on her by »

- Tom Stockman

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Two new clips from Mother’s Day

22 April 2016 5:00 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Lionsgate has released two new clips for the upcoming comedy Mother’s Day, which stars Julia Roberts, Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson and Jason Sudeikis. Check them out here after the official synopsis…

See Also: Watch the trailer for Mother’s Day here

There are only a few days left before the Mother’s Day, as several families have to come to terms with how they’ll be spending the big day. Whether it’s dealing with a new love, a lost love, or no love at all, this Mother’s Day will prove to be one for the romantic comedy ages – and one to be remembered by audiences for decades to come. Sweet, complex, funny and moving – just like moms across the world.

Mother’s Day is set for release on April 29th in the Us and on June 10th in the UK, with a cast that also includes Britt Robertson, »

- Amie Cranswick

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'Force Awakens,' 'Deadpool' Win Big at 2016 MTV Movie Awards

10 April 2016 7:55 PM, PDT | | See recent Rolling Stone news »

Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Deadpool, Pitch Perfect 2 and Jurassic World were among the winners at this year's always eclectic MTV Movie Awards, hosted by Kevin Hart and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson.

The pair opened the show with an outrageous Mad Max: Fury Road homage, entering the Warner Bros. backlot on an outsized battle rig and surrounded by a horde of War Boys. Topping it all off, Hart was strapped to the front — à la Max Rockatansky, but with far more screaming — while Johnson stood atop the rig rocking a flame-thrower guitar. »

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Best Baseball Movies

3 April 2016 9:01 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

In the midst of March Madness and with the Kentucky Derby around the corner, the first pitch of baseball season is almost here.

A quote from Field Of Dreams best describes America’s national pastime, “The one constant throughout the years has been baseball.”

To mark the start of the 2016 season, here’s our list of the Best Baseball movies.

The Bad News Bears

Considered by some to be the best baseball movie ever, the film celebrates its 40th anniversary this month (April 7, 1976). In an article from the NY Daily News, one line reads, “It is a movie that someone like the late Philip Seymour Hoffman called his favorite, and one which resonates on many levels today, with all different generations.”

Who are we to argue with greatness?

After skewering all-American subjects such as politics (The Candidate) and beauty pageants (Smile), director Michael Ritchie naturally set his sights on the »

- Movie Geeks

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Freddie Prinze Jr. to Host USA Network’s Competition Series ‘First Impressions’

1 April 2016 12:17 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Freddie Prinze Jr. has been tapped to host USA Network’s unscripted competition series, “First Impressions.”

The half-hour reality show, which is described as a battle of impressionists, will feature “SNL” alum Dana Carvey as an expert mentor to contestants. The series pits America’s best amateur impressionists against each other in a battle of celebrity impressions with the studio audience crown a winner each week.

“‘First Impressions’ gives up-and-coming impressionists a unique opportunity to share their skills with the master,” said Prinze Jr., “I’ve always been a huge fan of Dana and watching him in action, working with our talented competitors, is incredible.”

“First Impressions” has also lined up an impressive roster of celebrity guests including Steve Carell, Jay Leno, Kevin Nealon, Yvette Nicole Brown, Tom Arnold, Jon Lovitz and Kate Flannery, who will all coach the aspiring impressionists through challenges.

Prinze Jr. rose to fame in the ’90s, »

- Elizabeth Wagmeister

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Freddie Prinze Jr. to Host USA Network Competition First Impressions

1 April 2016 11:30 AM, PDT | | See recent news »

USA Network has found someone to emcee its upcoming contest for budding impressionists, and he’s all that.

Freddie Prinze Jr. will host First Impressions, a forthcoming unscripted series featuring Saturday Night Live alum Dana Carvey, the network announced Friday. The half-hour battle will have aspiring impressionists undergo a series of challenges, with the studio audience determining each week’s winner.

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Carvey will be the “expert-in-residence” helping contestants hone their mimicry skills; he’ll be aided by a bunch of celebrities, including Steve Carrell and Kate Flannery (The Office »

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‘Mother’s Day’ Trailer: Jennifer Aniston Doesn’t Want to Tweet at You

29 March 2016 1:30 PM, PDT | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

It’s almost time for another holiday centric comedy from director Garry Marshall. However, this time the cast of Mother’s Day doesn’t seem quite as packed to the gills with celebrities as its predecessors Valentine’s Day or New Year’s Eve. Instead, it’s Jennifer Aniston, Julia Roberts, Kate Hudson, Britt Robertson, Sarah ChalkeShay MitchellJon LovitzAasif Mandvi, Timothy […]

The post ‘Mother’s Day’ Trailer: Jennifer Aniston Doesn’t Want to Tweet at You appeared first on /Film. »

- Ethan Anderton

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Jessica Lowndes And Jon Lovitz Relationship Was April Fool’s Joke, Promo For Music Video

29 March 2016 7:34 AM, PDT | Uinterview | See recent Uinterview news »

Jessica Lowndes and Jon Lovitz made headlines recently for being the latest surprising May-December romance in Hollywood – but it was all a hoax. Jessica Lowndes & Jon Lovitz Lowndes, 27, and Lovitz, 58, are not actually dating one another. The Instagram snaps and Twitter posts were all a big April Fool’s joke to promote Lowndes […]

The post Jessica Lowndes And Jon Lovitz Relationship Was April Fool’s Joke, Promo For Music Video appeared first on uInterview. »

- Chelsea Regan

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Watch: Jessica Lowndes Strips Semi Naked in New Music Video That Features Her Prank Romance With Jon Lovitz

28 March 2016 7:30 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

[Youtube ""] Their early April Fools' prank got everyone's attention, and now Jessica Lowndes wants you to focus on her new music video. In the clip, Jon Lovitz is seen playing the lover of the former 90210 star which was revealed to be a prank on Monday. The video for "Deja Vu" also shows Lowndes stripping off naked while Lovitz is seen getting dressed in a plush mansion. Lowndes revealed all in an Instagram video of herself wondering, "Just because it's still late March, is it too early to say 'April Fools'?" and letting the camera pan to a computer screen featuring a »

- George Stark, @GeorgeStark_

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Jon Lovitz-Jessica Lowndes Romance Was an Early April Fools Joke – But It’s Still Gross

28 March 2016 3:18 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

It has been a strange few days for actress Jessica Lowndes and veteran comedian Jon Lovitz. The Internet lit up over Easter weekend with speculation that the pair were dating after some intimate social media posts began circulating, including snaps of an engagement ring on her finger and Lovitz’s hand touching her thighs. Turns out Lowndes, who was cast in the CW’s reboot of “90210,” and Lovitz were drumming up some mystery for a remix of her single “Déjà Vu,” a Lana Del Rey-esque track about an intense relationship. “I love a good prank so happy early April Fools! »

- Matt Donnelly

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Jessica Lowndes From 90210 Is in a Relationship with Jon Lovitz...or Is She?

28 March 2016 2:47 PM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Update: Jessica Lowndes took to Instagram to confirm that the photo of an engagement ring was for an "early" April Fool's joke. The whole thing was to help promote the new music video for her song, "Deja Vu." ________ Lowndes has found love...with Jon Lovitz! The 90210 actress, 27, revealed she and The Stepford Wives actor, 58, are in a "secret relationship" with the help of several social media posts over the weekend. In one photo Lowndes teased that there was a "new man" in her life, zooming in on a man's hands gripping her thigh. "His hands are wise and tell a thousand stories… #smitten #hatersgonnahate," she wrote. If you're stunned, »

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Jessica Lowndes Announces Her Engagement to Jon Lovitz Was an Elaborate April Fools' Joke

28 March 2016 2:05 PM, PDT | | See recent Popsugar news »

To the surprise of no one, the "engagement" between Jessica Lowndes and Jon Lovitz was just an early April Fools' joke. The confusion started when Jessica posted a series of cryptic Instagram photos that hinted at a new man in her life. In addition to a picture of an older man's hand resting on her leg with the caption, "His hands are wise and tell a thousand stories... #smitten #hatersgonnahate," the svelte former 90210 actress also uploaded a snap of two bowls of ice cream, writing, "You say sugar daddy but I say ice cream daddy! Lol »

- Quinn Keaney

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