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Vachik Mangassarian, ‘N.C.I.S.’ actor, dies of complications from Covid-19
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Vachik Mangassarian, ‘N.C.I.S.’ actor, dies of complications from Covid-19

Actor Vachik Mangassarian has died of Covid-19 complications, according to his manager. He was 78. Mangassarian, a character actor who appeared on “NCIS: Los Angeles” and “The Mentalist,” was vaccinated, his manager Valerie McCaffrey told CNN. He was most recently filming an upcoming movie with Lily Tomlin and Jane Fonda called “Moving On.” He had…MORE

‘Pam & Tommy’ blends nostalgia with amazing makeup to create a two-in-one miniseries
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‘Pam & Tommy’ blends nostalgia with amazing makeup to create a two-in-one miniseries

Once you get past the astonishing makeup and prosthetics, “Pam & Tommy” essentially functions as two miniseries in one, the first devoted to the central couple, and the latter to the hapless guy who turned them into a pioneering Internet sensation. The former works better, in a limited series that sprinkles social insight (if not…MORE

Tom Holland, Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire reunite to discuss ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’
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Tom Holland, Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire reunite to discuss ‘Spider-Man: No Way Home’

To say “Spider-Man: No Way Home” has been a roaring success would be an understatement. The latest entry in the Marvel juggernaut became the first movie to gross more than $1 billion at the global box office since 2019, and broke opening weekend records when it was first released in December. The film’s astonishing popularity…MORE

‘Jeopardy!’ champ’s impressive winning streak ends
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‘Jeopardy!’ champ’s impressive winning streak ends

It’s game over for “Jeopardy!” champ Amy Schneider, but she has more than 1.3 million reasons to be grateful for her impressive run. Schneider, an engineering manager from Oakland, California, closed out the show’s second-longest consecutive win streak Wednesday, ending a 40-game run. Rhone Talsma, a librarian from Chicago, ended Schneider’s time on the program.…MORE

Alicia Witt opens up about the tragic death of her parents

Alicia Witt opens up about the tragic death of her parents

Actress Alicia Witt is speaking out about the tragic death of her parents. Witt posted a heartfelt message to her Instagram and Facebook pages on Tuesday. “It still doesn’t feel real,” she wrote alongside photos of herself with her mom and dad. “It’s been a month since I got scared, not having heard back from…MORE

John Krasinski will direct Steve Carell in upcoming movie ‘If’
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John Krasinski will direct Steve Carell in upcoming movie ‘If’

They’ve left Dunder Mifflin behind, but not each other. John Krasinski will direct his former “The Office” costar Steve Carell in his new movie, “If.” The movie is a tale about “a child’s journey to rediscover their imagination,” reports Deadline, and will be directed, written and produced by Krasinski. Krasinski took to social media Tuesday…MORE

Kathryn Kates, ‘Orange is the New Black’ and ‘Seinfeld’ actress, dead at 73
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Kathryn Kates, ‘Orange is the New Black’ and ‘Seinfeld’ actress, dead at 73

Actress Kathryn Kates, who appeared in hit TV series including “Orange is the New Black” and “Seinfeld,” has died. “Our mighty @officialkathrynkates has passed away. She will always be remembered and adored in our hearts as the powerful force of nature she was,” Kates’ representatives at Headline Talent Agency said in an Instagram post on…MORE