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Kerry Washington to play Anita Hill in biopic

Hill made headlines in 1991 for accusing U.S. Supreme Court nominee Clarence Thomas of sexual harassment.

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Will Ferrell takes on spring training to raise money for cancer

The "Anchorman" star turned into a baseball player for a day.

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13 unlucky supersitions

Friday the 13th is unlucky to begin with! Make sure you avoid these 13 unlucky things.

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Today in entertainment history: March 13

A look back on some of the memorable moments in Hollywood.

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It’s official: ‘Frozen 2′ is in the works

Get ready to head back to Arendelle!

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Fantasy author Terry Pratchett dies at 66

The creator of the "Discworld" series, and author of more than 70 books, has died at the age of 66.

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‘Breaking Bad’ fans: Put down the pizza!

Fans are imitating a stunt from the hit AMC show, leaving a mess behind.

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Tyson Beckford joining Chippendales

The star will serve as the group's celebrity guest host for a month.

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Batter up! Will Ferrell to play every position at spring training

He shifts from the silver screen to the baseball diamond for one of his wackiest stunts yet.

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Michael Bolton plays Michael Bolton in epic ‘Office Space’ remake

The Grammy winner takes on the part of disgruntled office worker in the hit 1999 comedy.

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Today in entertainment history: March 12

On this day in history a Simon and Garfunkel hit was named Song of the Year at the Grammys.

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Ashton Kutcher wants to #BeTheChange for dirty diapers everywhere

The new dad wants baby changing stations in men's restrooms, and he is offering free publicity to the first venue he finds with the rare feature.

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Tim Burton to direct live-action ‘Dumbo’

Inspired by the iconic 1941 animated film, Burton's real-life "Dumbo" will be a mix of actors and CGI.

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Johnny Depp hurts hand on ‘Pirates of the Caribbean’ set

The star was forced to leave the set to undergo surgery in America.

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Ben Stiller, Owen Wilson promote ‘Zoolander’ sequel on the catwalk

The duo strutted their stuff at Paris Fashion Week.

In this May 18, 2013 file photo, Paul McCartney performs during the first U.S concert of his "Out There!" world tour in Orlando, Fla. The tour wraps on Aug. 14, in Canada.

Today in entertainment history: March 11

Remember when a Beatle was knighted?

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‘Mad Men’ dining week lets you eat like Don Draper

There's even a "liquid lunch" option.

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Bomb plot foiled on ‘Game of Thrones’ set

Cops thwarted a plan to set off explosives at a studio where scenes for the show's upcoming fifth season were filmed.

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Channing Tatum leading another ‘Ghostbusters’ revamp

"The Magic Mike" star is a part of the expanding "Ghostbusters" universe.

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A ‘Walking Dead’ spinoff is in the works

The network announced yesterday it is ordering two seasons of what it's calling a companion series to "The Walking Dead."

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Republicans Expect to Hang On to 18th Seat in Illinois

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Only candidate to announce a run for Aaron Schock's seat so far is Darin LaHood.

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Rauner Stands By Right-To-Work Idea for Illinois

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Governor Rauner stands by right-to-work zones in Illinois in spite of opinion issued by Lisa Madigan's office.

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Catholic Bishops Call for Bell Ringing to Mark End of Civil War

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Archdiocese of Chicago officials say the plan arose out of the denomination's annual meeting.

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Eastern Ill. Lincoln Site to Commemorate 150th Death Anniversary

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The presentations are scheduled for the weekend of April 10 to 12.

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Illinois Observes Earth Hour This Evening

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Lights out from 8:30 to 9:30 this evening.