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MSNBC Tops Fox News as Most-Watched Cable Network on Primetime Weekdays

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MSNBC finished ahead of Fox News as the most-watched cable network during weekday primetime last week, averaging 2.34 million viewers. While President Trump slams CNN as “fake news” on a regular basis, its historically progressive rival MSNBC has made remarkable strides among viewership. MSNBC has now beaten CNN among total primetime viewers for 29 of the last 30 weeks dating back to the start of 2017. CNN topped MSNBC among primetime total viewers from both July 2015 and July 2016 to date, but trails in 2017. Year to-date, MSNBC is the fastest growing cable network in total viewers, adding 865,000 sets »


- Brian Flood

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‘Game of Thrones:’ See Samwell Tarly Go From Coward to Maester-in-Training (Photos)

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Sam (played by John Bradley) is one of the beloved characters on “Game of Thrones,” and his character has grown a lot in the past seven seasons. Here’s a breakdown of his biggest moments, culminating in Sunday’s attempt to cure Greyscale. In Season 1, we are first introduced to Sam when he arrives as a fresh recruit for the Night’s Watch. He’s fat, cowardly and doesn’t really want to be there, but nonetheless befriends Jon Snow, who helps him come out of his shell. This is a friendship that will last the series, and has long been compared to the. »


- Ashley Boucher

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New James Bond Movie Set for 2019 Release, No Word on Daniel Craig

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James Bond is heading back to movie theaters with or without Daniel Craig.

Franchise producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson of Eon Productions, announced that the 25th James Bond film will hit the U.S. on November 8, 2019. It rollout in Europe one week prior, in keeping with tradition.

Neal Purvis and Robert Wade are returning to write the script, as they have for each Craig-led Bond — titles including “Skyfall,” “Spectre,” “Quantum of Solace” and “Casino Royale

More to come. Read the full announcement from Eon:

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- Matt Donnelly

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Evan Peters, Sarah Paulson Will Play Lovers in ‘American Horror Story: Cult’

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The first “American Horror Story: Cult” character details were revealed by showrunner Ryan Murphy on Instagram Monday and it includes two franchise mainstays — Evan Peters and Sarah Paulson. Murphy, who’s been taking to social media to announce the smallest details leading up to Season 7, once again used Instagram to tease the audience. In the post he detailed drawings of Peters and Paulson with the “Ahs: Cult” moniker. He then named them and hinted that the two will be in love. “Ally and Kai in Cult… a love story for the ages,” he wrote. Also Read: 'American Horror Story: Cult' Teaser Isn't. »


- Carli Velocci

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Hollywood’s Virtual Reality Push: How All 6 Major Studios Stack Up

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Hollywood’s heavy hitters are all betting on virtual reality to some degree, but the size of those wagers varies. Fox was first with a “Martian” Vr experience unveiled at last year’s CES show in Las Vegas and has since gone all-in with multiple projects. tied to some of its biggest franchises, like “Alien” and “Planet of the Apes.” On the other hand, current box office champ Disney recently announced a Marvel Vr game, but has been relatively slow to push out Vr experiences linked to its big-screen content. With the box office growing slowly and the pay-tv landscape in flux, »


- Matt Pressberg and Matt Donnelly

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Snopes on the Ropes: Fact-Checking Site Pleads for Donations Amid Legal Battle

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Here’s a fact for you, internet truth-seekers: Snopes is seeking donations, claiming that the rumor-debunking website is in danger of shuttering because the site is essentially being held “hostage.” A GoFundMe campaign launched Monday by Snopes co-creator David Mikkelson states that the site “is in danger of closing its doors” because it has been cut off from its “historic source of advertising income.” “Snopes.com, which began as a small one-person effort in 1994 and has since become one of the Internet’s oldest and most popular fact-checking sites, is in danger of closing its doors. So, for the first time in our. »

- Tim Kenneally

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Justin Bieber Cancels Remainder of Purpose World Tour

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Justin Bieber has canceled the remaining dates on his Purpose World Tour, the pop star announced on Monday. No reason was given for the decision beyond “unforeseen circumstances.” Bieber had 15 more shows scheduled in the U.S., Canada, Japan, the Philippines and Indonesia through October. He has played more than 150 shows since the stadium tour began in March 2016. Tickets for the upcoming shows will be refunded. Also Read: Justin Bieber Banned From Playing in China Over 'Bad Behavior' Bieber’s 29 shows in 26 cities in the first half of 2017 earned more than $93 million. Combined with the shows Bieber performed »


- Reid Nakamura

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Nat Geo Wild Goes Wild With Behind-the-Scenes at Westminster Dog Show (Exclusive)

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Nat Geo Wild is going even wilder with a new two-part special about the most dangerous of all annual animal events — the Westminster Dog Show. The network announced Monday that it greenlit “The Road to Westminster,” which will go behind the scenes at the Westminster Kennel Club and the months leading up to the event. The special will follow dogs and their handlers as they prep for the competition. “The Road to Westminster will air as part of our annual BarkFest weekend in the run-up to The Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, giving dog lovers everywhere a deeper connection to the. »

- Carli Velocci

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ABC Sets Fall Premiere Dates: ‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ ‘Marvel’s Inhumans’ Get 2-Hour Launches

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ABC is gearing up for the 2017-2018 fall season by unveiling the premiere dates for its slate. The network kicks off the action on Monday, Sept. 18, with the start of the 25th season of “Dancing With the Stars.” There is good news for viewers looking forward to venerable hit “Grey’s Anatomy” and freshman series “Marvel’s Inhumans,” as both get two-hour launches. Also Read: Comic-Con 2017: The Winners and Losers (Photos) Among the premiere dates revealed for new series are Freddie Highmore’s “The Good Doctor,” bowing on Monday, Sept. 25; “Inhumans” on Friday, Sept. 29; and Kyra Sedgwick’s “Ten »


- Ryan Gajewski

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Jared Kushner Compared to George Michael Bluth, Kenneth From ’30 Rock’ After Rare Public Statement

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Media pundits and Hollywood alike weighed in on Jared Kushner’s exceedingly rare public statement, which happened after his closed-doors meeting with Senate Intelligence Committee members on Monday. The president’s son-in-law and senior advisor echoed what he said in an 11-page statement to congressional committees released ahead of a Senate Intelligence Committee meeting. “I did not collude with Russia,” he said in front of the West Wing. “I do not know of anyone else” on the campaign who did, he added. Also Read: Jared Kushner Speaks! Twitter Freaks Out Over Hearing His Voice Some on Twitter were focused on the rarity of hearing. »

- Ashley Boucher

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‘America’s Got Talent': Dance Duo Will Make You Dizzy With New Routine (Exclusive Video)

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Junior & Emily are returning to take the “America’s Got Talent” judges for a spin. As seen in an exclusive sneak peek, the male and female dance duo perform a new, twisty routine to The Chainsmokers’ “Don’t Let Me Down,” and Simon Cowell has very high hopes. “These guys were amazing the first time here,” Cowell tells fellow judges Heidi KlumMel B, Howie Mandel and guest DJ Khaled. Also Read: 'America's Got Talent' Singer on Crushing That Whitney Houston Song: 'My Voice Was So Tired' Emily informs the judges that the routine features moves they haven’t done »


- Ryan Gajewski

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Comic-Con 2017: The Winners and Losers (Photos)

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Another Comic-Con has come and gone, and it was as full of delightful experiences and time wasted getting lost in the mass of humanity as ever. So who came out of the show looking best? Let’s look back on how this year’s show went. Winner — DC Wonder Woman did a lot to help the image of the DC movieverse, but all the drama of the past couple years doesn’t go away easily. For the moment, at least, they made us forget with a Comic-Con trailer that looked much better than all the previous marketing and a glowing Ben Affleck on stage. »


- Phil Owen and Ross A. Lincoln

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Trump Is Taking a Page From the ‘Real Housewives’ Playbook, Andy Cohen Says

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Apparently, when it comes to Donald Trump, you can take the boy out of reality TV, but you can’t take reality TV out of the boy. At least that’s what Andy Cohen seems to think. After President Trump’s latest Twitter missive on Monday, “Real Housewives” executive producer Andy Cohen weighed in to opine that the chief executive and former “Apprentice” host was taking his cue from the Bravo franchise. “Housewives Playbook: keep repeating the same lines over and over and over til someone listens (See: Aviva, bookgate; Kim D, strippergate),” Cohen wrote. Also Read: Trump Gives Washington a New Nickname: 'Drain the. »


- Tim Kenneally

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‘Game of Thrones’ 101: Who’s Left in House Martell?

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In “Game of Thrones,” the southern land of Dorne a place that gets shown too often, but its people are already playing a big role in Season 7 That’s because in Season 6, the country underwent a coup. The people who seized power, collectively known as the Sand Snakes, ravaged the Great House that rules Dorne and plan to wage war on the Lannisters in King’s Landing. Here’s a quick rundown of the state of House Martell, the Great House in charge of Dorne. Also Read: 15 Best Fight Scenes From ‘Game of Thrones’ (Photos) The most famous member of House Martell was Prince. »


- Phil Hornshaw

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Hulu Lands Google Exec Kelly Campbell as Chief Marketing Officer

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Hulu has named Kelly Campbell as chief marketing officer, the company announced on Monday. Campbell will oversee Hulu’s overall marketing plans across Svod and Live TV services, along with heading up the marketing, publicity and research divisions. She joins the senior management team for Hulu later in the summer. “Kelly is a respected, data-driven marketing expert who has consistently proven her ability to develop effective strategies and build strong, high-performing teams,” said Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins in a statement. Also Read: 'Handmaid's Tale': Executive Producer Talks Finale Cliffhanger, Season 2 'Surprises' “With her deep background in performance marketing and in building strong connections. »


- Ryan Gajewski

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Universal First to $4 Billion at Global Box Office in 2017

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Following the successful launch of “Girls Trip” over the weekend ($30.4 million), Universal Pictures has become the first studio to hit the $4 billion mark at the global box office in 2017. It’s the second time in the studio’s history that it has hit this milestone within a year period. Nearly $2.8 billion of its 2017 global cume came from overseas markets. Universal has made it to this point thanks to a mix of original titles, sequels and homegrown franchises. The lion’s share of the revenue came from “The Fate of the Furious,” which has grossed $1.23 billion worldwide. Another »


- Jeremy Fuster

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‘Flip or Flop’ Contractor Gives Health Update Amid Cancer Battle: ‘I’m Going to Beat This’

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Flip or Flop” contractor Frank “the Tank” Miller is keeping his spirits up amid an ongoing battle with cancer. “Flip or Flop” star Tarek El Moussa posted a message from Miller, who’s battling multiple forms of cancer, on Sunday, in which Miller revealed the circumstances surrounding his recent hospitalization. The contractor remained upbeat about his future, declaring, “I’m still fighting the good fight. I’m going to beat this sh-te.” Also Read: 'Flip or Flop' and 9 Other Shows With Busted On-Set Romances (Photos) In a message posted via El Moussa’s Instagram account, Miller said that »


- Tim Kenneally

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Tj Miller Likens Himself to Lindsay Lohan in New Round of ‘Silicon Valley’ Smack Talk

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A lot has been said about T.J. Miller’s “Silicon Valley” exit. Miller himself said he didn’t like co-showrunner Alex Berg and also added that it just felt like the right time to leave. Berg previously told TheWrap that the finale was written in the way it was because producers “kind of had a sense that this might be the end of the road for him.” Since Miller has waged a war of words against the HBO show and its leadership, many have speculated that it could be the end for the actor-comedian’s career (an idea he flat out denies). In a recent. »


- Carli Velocci

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Fox News Rips NY Times for ‘Hyperventilating to the Media’ After Paper Requests Apology

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Fox News accused The New York Times on Monday of “hyperventilating to the media” after the paper asked the news network for an apology over what the paper deemed a “malicious and inaccurate segment.” A recent “Fox & Friends” report argued that an Isis leader got away because the Times had leaked key information. Gen. Tony Thomas has told reporters that a Times story in 2015 about using certain data to track Isis fighters resulted in U.S. forces losing the trail to Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. Thomas mentioned the issue again at the Aspen Security Forum Friday and Fox News aired »


- Brian Flood

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WWE Reveals New Cast of ‘Total Divas,’ Sets Premiere Date for ‘Total Bellas’ Season 2 (Video)

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WWE and E! announced the latest kick ass cast members for their hit reality TV collaboration “Total Divas” on Monday. Along with returning WWE stars Brie and Nikki (a.k.a. the Bella Twins), Natalya, Naomi, Lana and Maryse, the new cast members for Season 7 are Carmella, Nia Jax and Alexa Bliss. The new round of WWE Superstars will be introduced to viewers when the show returns following its explosive Season 6 finale. Also Read: WWE WrestleMania 33: 11 Things You Didn't See on TV Since it first aired in 2013, “Total Divas” has given WWE fans a beyond-the-ropes look into how these strong, »


- Debbie Emery

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