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Tony Bennett: Lady Gaga's 'going to be bigger than Elvis Presley'
If any classic jazz fans out there are wondering why genre legend Tony Bennett decided to team up with modern music maven Lady Gaga for an album of American standards, wonder no more. According to Bennett, it's simple: Gaga can really sing.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:37:50 GMT
'Fin-tastic!' Matt Lauer, Al Roker share inside look at 'Sharknado 2' cameos
Batten down the hatches, "Sharknado" fans: The year's most highly anticipated TV film sequel based on aquatic creatures and weather systems gone amok is almost here. And TODAY viewers who tune in to "Sharknado 2: The Second One" Wednesday night will get a special treat: seeing Matt Lauer and Al Roker helping to save humanity.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:23:00 GMT
Allison Williams to play Peter Pan in NBC's live musical production
Allison Williams, star of HBO's "Girls" and a classically-trained singer, has been cast as Peter Pan in NBC's telecast of "Peter Pan Live!" coming this winter. “I have wanted to play Peter Pan since I was about three years old, so this is a dream come true,” Williams said in a news release from NBC.
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 14:18:00 GMT
Jimmy Fallon pranks The Roots with 'Fifty Shades' trailer on 'Tonight Show'
"Tonight Show" host Jimmy Fallon may be a bit of a jokester with his guests, but that doesn't mean he never aims his target at his crew. And on Tuesday, he had his eye on his Grammy-winning house band, The Roots.Or should we say, his unsuspecting house band?
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:59:52 GMT
Everything will be awesome if Will Arnett is in 'Lego Movie' sequel
If your child is one of the many watching “The Lego Movie” on an endless loop this summer, Will Arnett feels your pain.“My kids are super into it too, nonstop,” said Arnett, who voices Batman in the hit film. “In fact, a couple of mornings ago, my son got into my bed at 6 a.m., turned on my iPad, and started watching ‘The Lego Movie.’ So I woke up to ‘Everything is awesome!
Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:14:56 GMT
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