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FOX Developing Modern Day ‘Bonnie & Clyde’ TV Series

Boy, we were more serious than we knew when we said that these days all one needed to do to get a pilot green-lit was bring classic characters into the modern day.  Whether Thomas Edison, Sherlock, 'Alice in Wonderland' or 'Great Expectations,' now it seems 'Bonnie & Clyde' are to capture the hearts of the modern day next.  FOX has put forth a modern version of the classic crime duo for development, but what makes their tale different than its 20th century predecessor?

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‘Monsters University’ Gets New Photos and a Legitimate College Website

If you've been dying to see more of 'Monsters Inc. 2'/ 'Monsters University,' fear not -- we've got a whole batch of new photos and a very special (and fully-functional!) college website courtesy of our friends at Pixar to give you a fun peek at the upcoming prequel to 'Monsters, Inc.'

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Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham Bringing his Comedic Sidekicks to Van Andel Arena

Next month, November of 2012, Jeff Dunham kicks off his all new “Disorderly Conduct” worldwide tour, and it's coming to Grand Rapids, too.

The new tour brings a brand new show packed with more laughs than ever before. Dunham’s famed troupe of sidekicks are back: Walter the Grumpy Retiree, Achmed the Dead Terrorist, the beer-fueled redneck Bubba J, the manic purple creature Peanut, the spicy pepper from south of the border José Jalapeño, and Peanut’s own ventriloquist dummy Little Jeff, a mini-version of the ringmaster himself.

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Want To Get Into Theater?

Hey theater folk...

Do you love theater, live theater?  Nothing better, huh?  You love to go to the theater and enjoy a wonderful evening of live performance.  But, maybe you find yourself saying, you sort of wish I could be a part of that.

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Justin Bieber Throws-Up on Stage – Yuck! (video)

I've been to a lot of concerts and always enjoyed the ones I've picked.  Great fun, lots of energy and memorable performances.

After awhile you begin to think that you've pretty much seen everything.  I don't mean I'll never go to another concert.  I just mean that I've seen acoustic sets to bombastic, over-the-top productions from some of my favorite artists, and how could anybody top that.

Well, this story over the weekend tops them all because I guarantee you I've never anybody throw up on stage.  Yuck!

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Three ‘Glee’ Members Earn Much Needed ‘Makeovers’

Glee’ is first and foremost about change and growth, with this episode taking the theme and literally running with it. Three cast members receive perception-altering makeovers which change their peers’ views on them in the political lime-light, and for one character, in her love life.

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Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall of Fame
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Andy Williams Dies at age 84 (video)

Andy Williams has died at the age of 84 from bladder cancer.

The singer’s publicist, Paul Shefrin, said Wednesday that he died Tuesday night at his home in Branson, Mo., following a year-long battle with bladder cancer.

Williams said in November 2011 that he was diagnosed with bladder cancer but planned to continue performing at the namesake theater he built in Branson in 1992.

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‘The Lone Ranger’ Crew Member Dies While Working on Set

'The Lone Ranger,' directed by Gore Verbinski, is currently in the midst of filming as photos of leads Johnny Depp (Tonto) and Armie Hammer (The Lone Ranger) in full costume and makeup leaking out left and right. However, recently the crew has experienced a tragedy on the Los Angeles set when one of the crew members died due to drowning on Friday.

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“The Greatest Show on Earth” Rolls Into Town

The Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus literally rolled into town yesterday...by train.

Of course by train.  That's the cool thing about Ringling Bros., they travel by train, and seeing the circus train on the tracks off the 131 expressway near downtown is very exciting.

They open tonight, September 20th, at 7 p.m. for the first of 7 performances through Sunday at the Van Andel Arena, and it promises to be a "Fully Charged" show.

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‘A Christmas Story 2′ Trailer Suggests the World has Been Naughty

Jean Shepard’s book ‘In God We Trust, All Others Pay Cash’ inspired the 1983 film ‘A Christmas Story.’ The film did well upon release, but in the intervening years it’s become a holiday classic.  So much so that it inspired a sequel in 1994 (‘It Runs in the Family’), and now the “official” sequel ‘A Christmas Story 2.’

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YouTube / Samir Hussein, Getty Images
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Rihanna Eyes Elvira Hancock Role in ‘Scarface’ Remake

Rihanna loves her bad girl image. Though the ‘Where Have You Been’ singer insists she doesn’t want to be a role model, she still likes playing other roles. This time, she wants to have a role the ‘Scarface’ remake.

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Michael Buckner, Getty Images
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Randy Jackson Not an ‘American Idol’ Judge Moving Forward

Well, it’s official. Randy Jackson will not be returning as a judge on ‘American Idol,’ but he will remain as a “mentor” for the show.

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