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Westminster Dog Show: Meet the pups headed to the final

So far, four finalists have been picked. These fine specimens will be joined by three others for Wednesday night’s finale, where one outstanding canine will be crowned Best in Show. Now, on to the dogs! The WKC recognizes 211 different breeds of dog, and the whole point of the competition …

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Glastonbury 2022 music festival: full line-up

After a two-year break due to the pandemic, massive crowds will return to the fields of the English countryside for the Glastonbury Festival. The diverse lineup of artists performing this year span musical genres and generations. Billie Eilish, Kendrick Lamar and Paul McCartney will headline the event, while Diana Ross …

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Michael J. Fox to be awarded honorary Oscar for Parkinson’s work

The actor will receive an honorary Oscar at this year’s Governors Awards, along with songwriter Diane Warren, and directors Euzhan Palcy and Peter Weir, the Academy announced Wednesday. The Academy’s Board of Governors selected the honorees for their “indelible contributions to cinema and the world at large.” Fox, who founded …

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‘Chernobyl: The Lost Tapes’ review: James Jones’ HBO documentary presents a harrowing window into the nuclear disaster

British director James Jones is fluent in Russian, which certainly came in handy wading through the exhaustive documentation of the government’s response to the 1986 nuclear-plant accident in then-Soviet-controlled Ukraine and its fallout. “The relationship with the truth was complicated,” one of the survivors recalls, while another — exhibiting a …

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‘Obi-Wan Kenobi’ finale review: Episode 6 threads the needle between ‘Revenge of the Sith’ and ‘A New Hope’ (SPOILERS)

A series where the simple words “Hello there” produce waves of recognition in fans obviously possesses certain advantages but also must grapple with the weight of expectations, as well as the challenge of laying the story into this between-movie period without causing too many tremors for that audience to nitpick. …

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‘The Umbrella Academy’ weaves Elliot Page’s personal journey into its messy third season

Beyond that, the show descends from its second-season cliffhanger into an ever-more-convoluted world of shifting timelines, battling super-teams and existential dangers, presented with plenty of goofy humor and irreverence but as the strange new elements pile up, increasingly aimed at what feels like a hardy band of loyalists with the …

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Dave Chappelle says his former high school theater will no longer be named after him

Chappelle announced the decision at a dedication ceremony for the venue, according to a report from the Washington Post. Over the last few months, the entertainer has stirred controversy with transphobic comments and jokes that have drawn criticism from civil rights groups and students at the school. During Monday’s dedication …

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Martin Sheen regrets changing his name

The “West Wing” start talked to Closer Weekly about adopting his stage name. “That’s one of my regrets. I never changed my name officially,” he said. “It’s still Ramon Estévez on my birth certificate.” His legal name is also on his marriage license, passport and driver’s license, he added. “Sometimes …

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