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NEW YORK (AP) — Looking for Easy Street? Just follow the horned Hellboy, badass biker Clay Morrow or Vincent the lion man from "Beauty and the Beast." The guy behind the facades is Ron Perlman whose self-professed Neanderthal bone structure and leading-man blue eyes have made...
BENTONVILLE, Ark. (AP) — The first thing you encounter at a new contemporary art show at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art is the "Mom Booth," where a woman in an apron sits at a table. Behind her, shelves are stocked with Band-Aids, puddings, animal crackers, soup cans,...
NEW YORK (AP) — How badly does Miles Teller want it? In "Whiplash" (out Friday), he plays an aspiring jazz drummer at a Julliard-like New York music conservatory, playing until his hands bleed to meet the impossible standards of his oppressively perfectionist teacher (J.K...
LONDON (AP) — "Sherlock" star Benedict Cumberbatch says his latest role as a code-breaking genius doesn't mean he's only capable of playing brainy characters. Cumberbatch stars as computer pioneer Alan Turing in "The Imitation Game," which opens the London Film Festival on...
CHICAGO (AP) — Actress Sarah Goldberg, who starred in the television series "7th Heaven" and films including "Jurassic Park III," has died at age 40. Goldberg's mother, Judy Goldberg, told the Chicago Sun-Times ( http://bit.ly/1vMQ8c0 ) that her daughter died in her sleep of...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Tony Award-winning musical "Once" is falling slowly off Broadway. Producers said Wednesday that the musical based on the 2006 film about an unlikely romance between a Czech flower seller and an Irish street musician in Dublin will close Jan. 4. The musical...
NEW YORK (AP) — Broadway theaters plan to dim their marquee lights Friday night in memory of Geoffrey Holder, a Tony Award-winning director who led the groundbreaking show "The Wiz" to Broadway. The Broadway League says the lights will be dimmed for one minute at 7:45 p.m...
ASHTABULA, Ohio (AP) — Authorities say a soap opera actor sustained minor injuries and his passenger was seriously hurt in a northeast Ohio vehicle crash. The crash involving "Days of Our Lives" actor Freddie Smith occurred Tuesday near Ashtabula, roughly 55 miles northeast of...
NEW YORK (AP) — Walter Isaacson has a different way of looking at history. Mention the second half of 1969 and he won't talk about Woodstock or the moon landing but the development of the microprocessor and the first time separate computers were connected. And the 1990s? Not the...