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LOS ANGELES (AP) — The story of Jesus Christ is coming to virtual reality for the first time. Autumn Productions and VRWerx announced plans Wednesday to release the live-action film "Jesus VR — The Story of Christ" on all major VR platforms this Christmas. The 90-minute movie...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Six months after announcing intentions to double the number of female and minority members in its ranks by 2020, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited 683 new members to join the organization. The academy says its invitees are 46 percent...
NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is writing a book. Harper Business, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, announced Wednesday that it had acquired Nadella's "Hit Refresh" and will release it in fall 2017. According to Harper, Nadella will combine stories of his "...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Tejano star Selena Quintanilla (keen-tah-NEE'-yah) is getting a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame more than two decades after she was killed by her fan club president. Quintanilla is among the newest group of entertainers to receive stars, which includes...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Hugh Hefner's attorneys have asked a federal judge to dismiss the Playboy founder from a former model's lawsuit that alleges Bill Cosby drugged and sexually abused her at party at Hefner's home in 2008. The motion filed Tuesday in a Los Angeles federal court...
NEW YORK (AP) — Jessica Williams is leaving as a correspondent on Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" this week after four years. But she's not straying far. The network said Wednesday that Williams will be concentrating on a new scripted show that she's developing for Comedy...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Actor Dennis Quaid's nearly 12-year marriage is coming to an end. Quaid's wife, Kimberly, filed for divorce Monday in Los Angeles Superior Court, citing irreconcilable differences. Her filing seeks joint legal custody of their 8-year-old twins as well as...
NEW YORK (AP) — The author of the million-selling bedtime story "The Rabbit Who Wants to Fall Asleep" is now hoping to find the same magic with the story of an elephant. American and British divisions of Penguin Random House announced Wednesday that Swedish author and behavioral...
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Singer Kanye West and Adidas are expanding their partnership that began almost two years ago with retail hubs for his Yeezy products and additional sportswear designs. The sportswear company announced the collaboration Wednesday, describing it as the most...