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Robert Downey Jr. Named Forbes' Highest-Paid Actor Again

Robert Downey Jr

For the second year in a row, Robert Downey Jr. topped Forbes' annual list of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. The magazine estimates that the Iron Man star earned $75 million between June 2013 and June 2014. In addition to the Iron Man movies, Downey also anchors the Avengers franchise.

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HBO Picks Up Dwayne Johnson Comedy Ballers to Series

Dwayne Johnson

HBO has given a series order to Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's Ballers, TVGuide.com has confirmed.  

The half-hour comedy explores the lives of a group of former and current football players. Johnson plays... read more

Robert Downey Jr. Named Forbes' Highest-Paid Actor

Robert Downey Jr.

Which actor makes the most in Hollywood?

Forbes has released its list of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. And Robert Downey Jr. has topped the list for 2013 thanks to Iron Man 3 and The Avengers.

Who's the highest-paid actress on TV?

Channing Tatum, who... read more

The Thursday Playlist: In the Flesh, Burn-Graceland Combo, TNT's Reality Adventures

In the Flesh

Zombies are hot. But leave it to the British to make them cool. And smart. And a shade more human than many of those they left behind. Turns out that being dead, or undead, is the ultimate wake-up call. While watching BBC America's fascinating and unexpectedly moving three-part miniseries In the Flesh (Thursday through Saturday, 10/9c), I was reminded less of AMC's blockbuster thriller The Walking Dead than of Sundance Channel's recent triumph, the artful Rectify, another searing drama of an outsider adjusting ...
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Box Office: Pain and Gain Takes No. 1 Spot

Pain & Gain

Pain and Gain earned $20 million in its opening weekend to claim the top spot at the box office. The Michael Bay comedy, starring Mark Wahlberg and Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, narrowly slipped past last week's top film, Tom Cruise's Oblivion, which fell to the No. 2 spot with $17.4 million in its second week, Box Office Mojo reports.

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Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Undergoes Emergency Surgery

Dwayne ''The Rock'' Johnson

It takes a lot to keep tough guy Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson on the sidelines. But he has finally met his match — in the way of a hernia.

"Saw my Dr. who had to push my intestines back thru the tear in my abdomen," Johnson wrote on Twitter April 21. "Kinda romantic. Surgery is next week. #Bringiton." The injury forced the actor to skip the April 22 Hollywood premiere of his new movie Pain & Gain.

Johnson underwent surgery the next day, on April 23, and took to Twitter again to tell fans he emerged okay — along with a picture from his hospital gurney: "Surgery a success! Dr repaired 3 hernial tears (fun pain). Superman is on the mend."

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Box Office: Jack the Giant Slayer Tops Slow Weekend

Nicholas Hoult

Jack the Giant Slayer opened at the No. 1 spot at the box office with $28 million, according to Box Office Mojo.

The $195 million-budget modern take on the classic tale stars Nicholas Hoult as the titular character, as well as Ewan McGregor, Stanley Tucci and Ian McShane.

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Exclusive: TNT Cancels Reality Competition Series The Great Escape

The Great Escape

TNT has decided not to move forward with a second season of The Great Escape, TV Guide Magazine has learned. The series was TNT's first foray into reality competition, and kicked off a commitment by the cable network to get into unscripted programming in a big way.

But... read more

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