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Rock and Roll Pioneer Fats Domino Dead at 89

Fats Domino, a rock and roll pioneer who penned classics like “I’m Walkin” and “Ain’t That a Shame” and popularized “Blueberry Hill,” has died at 89.  Hailing from New Orleans, Domino was among the first acts inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, and was reportedly only second to Elvis Presley in record sales with over 65 million records sold.  Domino’s death was announced by Domino’s daughter to a local television station, and was confirmed by an official from New Orleans coroner’s office. ...Read more

Hulu CEO Mike Hopkins to Depart For Sony TV

Mike Hopkins is leaving Hulu. Hopkins, who’s been Hulu’s CEO since 2013, is headed to Sony Pictures Television where he’ll serve as Chairman. The Chairman role was previously held by Steve Mosko, who left Sony last year. Randy Freer, a Hulu board-member who’s served as President and COO of Fox Networks Group since 2013, will take over for Hopkins as Hulu’s CEO. ...Read more

Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender Enjoy Honeymoon In Italy After Private Wedding

Alicia Vikander and Michael Fassbender jetted off to Italy for their honeymoon, a week after they got married in an ultra-private wedding ceremony in Ibiza. The newlyweds were spotted at Osteria del Cappello restaurant in Bologna on Sunday.  Vikander and Fassbender tied the knot last week at the luxurious La Granja farmstead resort surrounded by friends and family. ...Read more

Justin Timberlake To Headline 2018 Super Bowl Halftime Show

Justin Timberlake is set to perform during halftime at Super Bowl LII.  His performance will take place during the Feb. 4, 2018 game, which comes 14 years after his controversial halftime show with Janet Jackson.  He made the announcement Sunday on Twitter and ahead of NBC’s Sunday Night Football broadcast in a humorous video in which he appeared alongside Jimmy Fallon, his longtime friend and frequent collaborator.  ...Read more