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George Clooney Takes Over ‘Downton Abbey’ in Charity Holiday Spoof (Video)

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It was the cast and characters of “Downton Abbey” like we’ve never seen them before on the UK’s “Text Santa” television fundraiser event. Sure, Maggie Smith‘s Dowager Countess breaking a world ski record was only seen in one ridiculously awesome newspaper photo in the nine-minute video spoof, but the rest of the hilarious moments were captured on-screen

As an example, the Granthams discover that they could save $40,000 annually simply by learning to dress themselves.But of course, the family finds this idea absolutely absurd.

See video: Joe Scarborough Goes Bonkers on Hollywood, Mika Brzezinski Blasts George Clooney »

- Jason Hughes

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Moving ‘Homeland’ Finale Reveals Carrie’s Family Secrets, Finds Her at a Crossroads With Quinn

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(Spoiler alert: Do not read on if you have not yet seen Sunday’s Season 4 finale of Showtime’s “Homeland” entitled “Long Time Coming” and don’t want to know what happened.)

As she loses one parent, another steps back into the life of Claire Danes‘ Carrie Matheson on the fourth season finale of Showtime’s “Homeland.” After a 15-year absence, Carrie and Ellen Mathison’s (Amy Hargreaves) mother (Victoria Clark) simply strolled back into her life.

As we expected, Carrie didn’t take this very well at all, lashing out at her mother and kicking her out of the house. »

- Jason Hughes

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Insider: Sony Denies NY Post Story Claiming It Will Release ‘The Interview’ on Crackle

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Sony Pictures has now indicating its intention to distribute “The Interview” in some way after scrapping its original Dec. 25 theatrical release, but that doesn’t mean it’s coming to the company’s streaming video service Crackle. New York Post’s report on Sunday claiming that Sony intends to make it available for free on Crackle is “not true,” an insider told TheWrap. The Post has not yet responded to TheWrap’s request for comment.

Also Read: Sony Hit With Fifth Class-Action Lawsuit Following Cyberattack

“Sony only delayed this,” Sony attorney David Boies said on NBC’s “Meet the Press” Sunday. »

- Jason Hughes

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Dish Drops Fox News Channel, Fox Business Network as Talks Break Down

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Fox News Channel and Fox Business Network remained dark on the Dish Network Sunday, as their deadlock over a new distribution deal continued.

The satellite TV provider pulled both channels from its lineup Saturday, claiming that Fox had instituted fee increases for other sports and information channels that were not part of the current contract. 

“It’s like we’re about to close on a house and the realtor is trying to make us buy a new car as well,” Warren Schlichting, Dish’s senior vice president of programming, said in a statement. “Fox blacked out two of its news channels, »

- Todd Cunningham

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