NBC Affirms Carell’s ‘The Office’ Exit Next Season

BY: Lynn Elber LOS ANGELES – NBC may wish Steve Carell was just joking, but a network executive said ‘The Office‘ star has consistently told NBC he’s leaving after this coming season. In the network’s first acknowledgment of Carell’s plans, NBC Primetime Entertainment President Angela Bromstad said Monday the actor’s seven-year run as erratic Dunder […]

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Tina Fey to Get Top Mark Twain Humor Prize in DC

By BRETT ZONGKER Associated Press Writer WASHINGTON The woman known for her impression of Sarah Palin on ‘Saturday Night Live‘ will win the nation’s top humor prize this year from the Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts. Tina Fey joins the ranks of Bill Cosby, Steve Martin, Lily Tomlin and others who have won the […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: ‘Shrek’ Goes Out On Top

Shrek Forever After, supposedly the final chapter in the series, scored a big $71 million take at the box office to go out on top, although this fourth installment’s first weekend take is far lower than the previous two films managed ($108 million and $121.6 million, for the second and third films, respectively, the latter […]

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You’ve Got B.O.: Freddy’s Back On Top

Freddy Krueger is back. The remake of A Nightmare on Elm Street starring Jackie Earle Haley took the top spot at the weekend box office with a $32.2 million dollar haul, knocking How To Train Your Dragon off of its throne. 1. A Nightmare on Elm Street – $32.2m 2. How to Train Your Dragon […]

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