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Shannen Doherty, ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ star, dies at 53

Jul. 14, 2024 20:48 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Shannen Doherty, the “Beverly Hills, 90210” star whose life and career were roiled by illness and tabloid stories, has died at 53. After years with breast cancer, Doherty died Saturday, according to a statement from her publicist, Leslie Sloane. ...

‘Despicable Me 4’ reigns at box office, while ‘Longlegs’ gets impressive start

Jul. 14, 2024 14:13 PM EDT

Gru and the minions celebrated a second week in first place at the North American box office this weekend, while a small horror movie called “Longlegs” upset the starry $100 million "Fly Me to the Moon." The supremacy of “ Despicable Me 4 ” was hardly a surprise, as the...

Reviving Hollywood glamor of the silent movie era, experts piece together a century-old pipe organ

Jul. 14, 2024 11:08 AM EDT

DETROIT (AP) — A massive pipe organ that underscored the drama and comedy of silent movies with live music in Detroit's ornate Hollywood Theatre nearly a century ago was dismantled into thousands of pieces and stashed away. The Barton Opus, built in 1927, spent four decades stored...

The son of Asia's richest man gets married in the year's most extravagant wedding

Jul. 13, 2024 13:06 PM EDT

MUMBAI, India (AP) — The youngest son of Mukesh Ambani, Asia’s richest man, married his longtime girlfriend early Saturday in what many dubbed the wedding of the year, attended by global celebrities, business tycoons and politicians, highlighting the billionaire’s staggering wealth and rising...

Clarification: Turkey-Television Series story

Jul. 13, 2024 11:18 AM EDT

ISTANBUL (AP) — In a story published Jul. 12, 2024, The Associated Press reported Dr. Deniz Gurgen Atalay as saying the industry generated $1 billion in 2023 from overseas exports. The story should have made clear that Atalay was citing information given in Turkish media based on publicly...

Alec Baldwin's involuntary manslaughter case has been dismissed. Here's key things to know

Jul. 12, 2024 19:13 PM EDT

A judge's surprise ruling has ended the prosecution of Alec Baldwin nearly three years after cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was shot and killed on the New Mexico set of the film “Rust." The ruling, which came in the trial's fourth day, was a surprise end to case that had already...

For Nicolas Cage, making a serial killer horror movie was a healing experience

Jul. 11, 2024 16:37 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — When Nicolas Cage first read the script for “Longlegs” and considered playing the titular serial killer, he knew exactly where he'd draw his inspiration from: his mother. “Not that she was Satanic,” Cage clarified in a recent interview, but said...

Shelley Duvall, star of 'The Shining' and 'Nashville,' dies at 75

Jul. 11, 2024 15:58 PM EDT

Shelley Duvall, the intrepid, Texas-born movie star whose wide-eyed, winsome presence was a mainstay in the films of Robert Altman and who co-starred in Stanley Kubrick's “The Shining,” has died. She was 75. Duvall died Thursday in her sleep at home in Blanco, Texas, her...

What to stream this week: 'Descendants,' Megan Moroney, 'Sunny' and new HARDY album

Jul. 11, 2024 12:24 PM EDT

Country sensation HARDY's new album and a new “Descendants” movie are some of the new television, films, music and games headed to a device near you. Also among the streaming offerings worth your time as selected by The Associated Press’ entertainment journalists: “Faye,”...

Shelley Duvall, a mainstay in Robert Altman films and co-star in Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining,' dies at 75 (CORRECTS: A previous APNewsAlert erroneously reported Duvall's age.)

Jul. 11, 2024 11:45 AM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Shelley Duvall, a mainstay in Robert Altman films and co-star in Stanley Kubrick's 'The Shining,' dies at 75 (CORRECTS: A previous APNewsAlert erroneously reported Duvall's age.).