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"ENTOURAGE" - JEREMY PIVEN
NEW YORK (AP) -- If you're a little fuzzy about the plot points of "Entourage," Jeremy Piven says you can still enjoy the movie. He believes you'll like the movie even if you have no idea what "Entourage" is about. The film picks up six days after the series ended. Piers Morgan is doing an expose' on the fictional character Vincent Chase, so Piven says there is a lot of exposition. Piven says he always knew when "Entourage" ended, he'd see those guys again, but he thought maybe they'd be signing autographs at a state fair or doing puppet shows together. The "Entourage" movie opens today.
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CAITLYN JENNER GETS SUPPORT FROM PRES. OBAMA
WASHINGTON (AP) -- Caitlyn Jenner is getting words of support from the highest level. White House press secretary Josh Earnest says President Barack Obama is impressed by Jenner's bravery. Earnest told reporters yesterday the president feels Jenner's very public gender transition is worthy of respect. Earlier this week, Vanity Fair magazine released its July cover showing the former Bruce Jenner as a woman with the headline "Call Me Caitlyn."
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CLINT EASTWOOD TO MAKE BIOPIC OF PILOT 'SULLY' SULLENBERGER
NEW YORK (AP) -- Clint Eastwood has played many heroes, now he'll be making a film about a real-life hero. Eastwood will direct a biopic about pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger. Sullenberger was at the controls of a disabled jetliner that he successfully landed in the Hudson River in New York in 2009. The movie will be based Sullenberger's memoir, "Highest Duty: My Search for What Really Matters." It's Eastwood's first project following "American Sniper." That was Eastwood's biggest box office hit, taking in more than a half billion dollars world wide.
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EDDIE REDMAYNE TO STAR IN THE HARRY POTTER SPINOFF
BURBANK, Calif. (AP) -- Oscar-winner Eddie Redmayne will star in the Harry Potter spinoff. Redmayne will play Newt Scamander in the wizard world adventure "Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them." The announcement was made yesterday by Warner Bros. Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling will make her screenwriting debut on the film. The picture is slated for release in November of 2016.
SHONDA RHIMES WRITING BOOK ON A YEAR OF CHALLENGES
NEW YORK (AP) -- Shonda Rhimes' first book will have a positive message. The award-winning creator of "Grey's Anatomy" and "Scandal" has signed a deal with Simon and Schuster for "Year of Yes." Rhimes' book tracks the year she was dared to say yes to unexpected invitations. Rhimes says she didn't intend to write about her experiences, but she had to say yes to the publisher's suggestion. The book is due in November.
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