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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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‘The Simpsons’ co-creator loses cancer battle

Nine-time Emmy winner Sam Simon was the animator behind the hit series.

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Today in entertainment history: March 10

Remember the time a ventriloquist and her puppet testified before Congress?

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TWITTER REACTS: Our favorite #AppleWatch tweets

In today's big tech news, Apple officially unveiled the Apple Watch, which is like an iPhone for your wrist, but a lot more expensive.

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Will the Apple Watch transform wearable tech?

The watch will launch in April with prices ranging from $349 to a whopping $10,000.

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