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Jamie Foxx to play Mike Tyson in boxer's take on his life

Mar. 22, 2021 18:54 PM EDT

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mike Tyson is getting in the TV drama ring against himself. On the heels of Hulu's announcement of a Tyson miniseries to be made without his involvement, the boxing great said he's producing a limited series starring Jamie Foxx. Filmmaker Martin...

Barbara Rickles, widow of comedian Don Rickles, dies at 84

Mar. 15, 2021 19:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Barbara Rickles, the widow of Don Rickles and a fictionalized target of his comic insults during what was otherwise one of Hollywood's most enduring marriages, died on the 56th anniversary of their wedding. Her death was confirmed to The Associated...

Review: Misguided 'Cherry' is flashy, look-at-me filmmaking

Mar. 09, 2021 19:04 PM EST

Tom Holland has bravely stripped off his Spider-Man costume to play a gritty, heroin-addicted veteran in the new movie “Cherry,” looking in no way like a superhero. Unfortunately, no one told the filmmakers. “Cherry” has an identity problem...

Beat poet, publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti dies at 101

Feb. 23, 2021 17:09 PM EST

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Lawrence Ferlinghetti, the poet, publisher, bookseller and activist who helped launch the Beat movement in the 1950s and embodied its curious and rebellious spirit well into the 21st century, has died at age 101. Ferlinghetti, a San Francisco...

Ex-FBI agent linked to Whitey Bulger to be freed from prison

Feb. 17, 2021 14:36 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — A former FBI agent convicted of second-degree murder for leaking information to Boston gangster James “Whitey" Bulger that led to the shooting death of a gambling executive will be released from prison on medical grounds, officials ruled Wednesday. The...