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Richard Pryor’s son threatens to sue to stop biopic

Richard Pryor, Jr. is trying to stop the film about the famous funnyman.

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Today in entertainment history: July 22

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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‘Iron Man’ Robert Downey Jr. Hollywood’s highest-paid actor

The 49-year-old star is the highest-paid actor for the second consecutive year, raking in an estimated $75 million.

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Neil Patrick Harris lands ‘American Horror Story’ spinoff role

The "How I Met Your Mother" actor wants to guest star in the upcoming spinoff, "Freak Show."

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Adam Levine is a married man

The Maroon 5 frontman and the Victoria's Secret model wed at Flora Farms in Cabo San Lucas on Saturday evening.

Andy Serkis as Caesar in a scene from the film, "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes."

This weekend’s top movies

Sci-fi sequel "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" beat a new horror flick, an animated family film and an adult comedy to keep its grip on the box office for a second straight weekend.

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‘The Rockford Files’ star James Garner dead at 86

Garner, who built a six-decade career playing ruggedly charming, good-natured anti-heroes, was found dead at his Los Angeles home.

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Today in entertainment history: June 21

A look at the Hollywood headlines that made history.

In this Oct. 27, 2003 file photo, Casey Kasem poses for photographers after receiving the Radio Icon award during The 2003 Radio Music Awards at the Aladdin Resort and Casino in Las Vegas. A judge in Washington state has granted Kasem's daughter a temporary restraining order preventing the famous radio host's wife from cremating or removing his remains from a funeral home. Kasem, the radio host of "American Top 40" and voice of animated television characters like Scooby-Doo's sidekick Shaggy, died June 15, 2014, at a hospital in Gig Harbor, Wash.

Casey Kasem’s body missing

The remains of radio personality Casey Kasem have been moved, against the wishes of three of his adult children.

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This weekend in entertainment history

A look back on the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

Peter Capaldi arrives for the World Premiere of World War Z at a central London cinema, Sunday, June 2, 2013.

BBC bosses apologize for ‘Doctor Who’ leak

"Doctor Who" writer Steven Moffat urges Doctor Who fans to resist the temptation to watch the leaked copy.

This image released by Sony Pictures shows Cameron Diaz, left, and Jason Segel in a scene from "Sex Tape."

REVIEW: Diaz and Segel will regret this ‘Sex Tape’

"Sex Tape" disappoints despite the talent in front of and behind the camera.

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Today in entertainment history: July 18

A look back on the Hollywood headlines of days gone by.

Elaine Stritch celebrates her 85th birthday in New York.

Stage, screen actress Elaine Stritch dead at 89

The star began her career in the 1940s and most recently played Alec Baldwin's sharp-tongued mother on "30 Rock."

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Marvel says next Captain America will be African-American

A black character will soon wield the star-emblazoned shield and step into the red, white and blue uniform of Captain America.

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Jennifer Aniston set to walk down the aisle this month

Just 50 of Aniston and Jutin Theroux's closest friends and family, including celebrity pals, will be in attendance.

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Today in entertainment history: July 17

A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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Comcast cancelation nightmare goes viral

Ever tried to cancel your cable? Hopefully you had a better experience than this guy. Hear the outrageous phone call!

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Muppets are heading to Broadway

The Muppets are poised to make their Broadway debut in a new musical.

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Seth MacFarlane sued for ‘Ted’

The producer/director is sued for allegedly stealing the idea for a foul-mouthed talking bear for his hit movie "Ted."

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Aretha Franklin storms out of fast food joint

FILE - In this May 11, 2013 file photo, Aretha Franklin performs during McDonald's Gospelfest 2013 at the Prudential Center in Newark, N.J.Franklin won’t say what has caused her latest health problems, but says she’s had a “miraculous” recovery and is looking forward to performing soon.In a phone interview on Tuesday, Aug. 20, Franklin said that she recently had a cat scan and that it showed she was 85 percent improved. The 71-year-old has canceled several concerts and public appearances and blamed it on unspecified treatment.

Aretha Franklin stormed out a Johnny Rockets in Ontario, Canada last week after a nasty encounter with a rude employee.

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Nicki Minaj delays release of new ‘Anaconda’ single

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After taking criticism for a controversial album cover, Nicki Minaj mysteriously pushes the release of her new single back a week.

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Fans support campaign to keep Sean Bean alive in new show

British actor Sean Bean arrives for a special UK screening of Cleanskin, at the Mayfair Hotel in central London, Monday, March 5, 2012.

The "Game of Thrones" actor has died more than 20 times in his career, and fans want it to stop.

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‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ sequel set for 2017

Guardians Of The Galaxy

Marvel unveils plans to press ahead with a sequel to "Guardians of the Galaxy," days before the superhero movie even hits theaters.

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‘Lucy,’ ‘Hercules’ beat expectations at box offices

This image released by Paramount Pictures shows, from left, Aksel Hennie as Tydeus, Ingrid Bolsø Berdal as Atalanta, Dwayne Johnson as Hercules, Reece Ritchie as Iolaus, and Rufus Sewell as Autolycus in a scene from "Hercules."

Scarlett Johansson's "Lucy" collected $44 million at the domestic box office, outmuscling "Hercules" which took in $29 million.