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See Pharrell Battle Jimmy Fallon in Song-Naming Challenge

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Pharrell Williams squared off against Jimmy Fallon in a musical battle of wits on The Tonight Show on Monday.

Their "Name That Song Challenge" followed straightforward rules. The Roots pick a tune – this set was heavy on 1980s radio hits – and play it one instrument at a time, usually leading with a synthesizer line. The contestants are equipped with buzzers; whoever rings first gets to name the track.

Fallon dominated the first half of the game, quickly identifying A-Ha's "Take on Me" and Toto's "Africa." He chortled with glee after »

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Kevin Bacon to Fight Graboids Again in 'Tremors' TV Revival

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Syfy has picked up a TV revival of the horror-comedy Tremors, with Kevin Bacon returning to the role he first played over 25 years ago.

In 2015, the I Love Dick star, who co-starred with Fred Ward in the original 1990 film, first expressed interest in reprising the role of Valentine McKee, who fought against giant, subterranean worm-like monsters in cult classic film. On Monday, Syfy made the revival official by picking up the series' pilot.

"This is the only character I've played that I've ever thought about revisiting. I just got to thinking, »

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Alec Baldwin to Return to 'SNL' as Donald Trump

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Alec Baldwin revealed that he will once again portray Donald Trump on the upcoming season of Saturday Night Live. However, the actor admitted he won't appear as regularly on Season 43 due to scheduling conflicts.

"Yea, we're going to fit that in. I think people have enjoyed it," said Baldwin told CNN, adding that his Trump appearances on SNL will now amount to "a couple celery sticks of that now and then but not a whole meal."

Baldwin cited other obligations as the reason he would not return to SNL in »

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Spike Lee Plots Premiere Date for 'She's Gotta Have It' Netflix Series

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Nine months after Spike Lee announced a series adaptation of his landmark debut film, 1986's She's Gotta Have It, Netflix announced the show's release date and issued its debut teaser-trailer. The 10-episode project will launch on Thanksgiving, November 23rd.

Lee created, produced and directed the contemporary update of She's Gotta Have It, which marks his first TV project.

DeWanda Wise stars as Nola Darling, a late-Twenties Brooklyn artist navigating career, personal and romantic challenges. Greer Childs (Divergent's Cleo Anthony), Jamie Overstreet (The Book of Negroes' Lyriq Bent) and »

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Watch John Oliver Explore How Trump, Memes Fueled Anti-Vaccine Movement

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John Oliver took aim at vaccine skeptics on Sunday's Last Week Tonight, blaming the misinformation and confusion on everything from the rising popularity of memes to Donald Trump's statements on the campaign trail.

"Despite [vaccines'] success, small groups are both skeptical and vocal about vaccines, which is nothing new," the host said. "But these days their voice has been amplified by the human megaphone that is the president of the United States." Trump has often advocated for vaccinating with smaller doses over a longer period. "No more massive injections," the »

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'Twin Peaks' Recap: Pretty Hate Machine

26 June 2017 5:02 AM, PDT

Sometimes, after witnessing a work of art that truly challenges and moves us, it's easier to be flippant than philosophical. So let's get the flippancy out of our system right away. After all, following an hour of television like last night's episode of Twin Peaks, people are bound to have questions. "What did I just witness?", for example. Or "How did David Lynch and Mark Frost convince Showtime to put that on the air?" Or "Does Trent Reznor have any idea how cool he looks in a pair of sunglasses? »

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