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Douglas Gorenstein/NBC(LOS ANGELES) -- Kiefer Sutherland's rep tells ABC News that the negative comments from former 24 co-star Freddie Prinze, Jr. about working together came as something of a surprise.

"Kiefer worked with Freddie Prinze, Jr. more than 5 years ago, and this is the first he has heard of Freddie's grievances," his rep told ABC News.

The rep added, "Kiefer enjoyed working with Freddie and wishes him the best."

The response came after comments Prinze made to ABC News' Jason Nathanson while he was at Comic-Con promoting his new Disney XD series Star Wars Rebels.

"I did 24,

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Lionsgate(NEW YORK) -- A teaser-trailer for the movie The Hunger Games: Mockingjay -- Part 1 has been released and features the late actor, Philip Seymour Hoffman as rebel leader Plutarch Heavensbee.

In the trailer, Heavensbee is trying to convince Julianne Moore's President Alma Coin that Katniss Everdeen, played by Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, is the one to lead the Districts' revolution against The Capitol.

"Listen to me, no one else can do this but her," he tells Coin. "We need to unite these people out there. She's the face of this rebellion. They'll follow

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Vince Bucci/Getty Images(SAN DIEGO) -- Freddie Prinze Jr. and Kiefer Sutherland worked together on 24 a few years ago, an experience that Prinze tells ABC News Radio was “terrible.”

Prinze was at San Diego Comic-Con this past weekend to promote his new Disney XD show Star Wars Rebels when the topic of past projects came up and Prinze, completely unsolicited, recalled that working on the Fox series in 2010 almost led him to quit acting.

“I did 24, it was terrible. I hated every moment of it," Prinze told ABC News Radio. “Kiefer was the most unprofessional dude in the world. That's not me talking trash, ...Read more

FOX(SAN DIEGO) -- You no longer have to imagine what would happen if Peter Griffin met Homer Simpson, because a first look at the Family Guy/The Simpsons crossover episode has been released.

The extended five-minute clip of the Griffins’ much-anticipated visit to Springfield for the Sept. 28 one-hour show was screened during the Family Guy panel at Comic-Con in San Diego on Saturday.

It opens with the Griffins somehow winding up in Springfield, where Peter and Homer initially bond over beer and donuts while their sons Stewie and Bart make prank phone calls and skateboard together.

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Joe Scarnici/Getty Images(SAN DIEGO) -- Megan Fox said she's definitely geeky enough to attend this year's Comic-Con in San Diego. To prove it, the actress told People she believes in one legend in particular.

"Bigfoot's real," she told the magazine. "And I have confidence in myself that if I were ever to be taken out on an expedition…I would be the one to find Bigfoot."

The actress added that she's a big "Lord of the Rings geek."

Fox attended Comic-Con to promote her latest film, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, which hits theaters nationwide August 8.

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Lisa Maree Williams/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Bindi Irwin, the daughter of "Crocodile Hunter" Steve Irwin, has been sharing some of the fond memories she has of her late father.  The Australian wildlife expert died after being stung by a stingray in 2006 when Bindi was just eight years old.

Bindi reveals to People.com that her dad's tragic passing still haunts her. She explains, "I remember after we lost dad, so many adults came up to me and said, 'Honey, time heals all wounds.'  That is the biggest lie you will ever hear. It doesn't. That kind of sadness never ...Read more

iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(SAN DIEGO) -- As expected, Comic-Con International: San Diego kicked into high gear on Saturday, and the talk of the convention was a triple superhero tease: Marvel's Avengers: Age of Ultron and Ant-Man, and Warner Bros.' Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice. The latter film remains on a collision course with Marvel's Captain America 3 on May 6, 2016.

Marvel brought the big guns to bear in Hall H and managed to reassemble most of the Avengers -- minus a pregnant Scarlett Johansson, who sent a greeting via video, and writer/director Joss Whedon, laid up from knee surgery.

Robert Downey Jr. entered

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ABC/BOB D'AMICO(MIAMI) -- After many wondered if Sofia Vergara was dating Joe Manganiello, their recent public display of affection all but confirmed it. Photographers caught the two actors kissing inside a Miami airport, fresh off a flight from Los Angeles.

US Weekly, which published the photos, said they were taken on Thursday. The magazine notes that afterward the True Blood star met the Modern Family actress' family and close friends for dinner at Cecconi's restaurant in Miami beach. ...Read more

ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- ABC's interactive singing competition, Rising Star, concluded its live head-to-head singing duels Sunday night with four contestants advancing after the East Coast vote and one additional singer being saved after the West Coast broadcast. Three other acts were sent home.

Maneepat Molloy, Shameia Crawford, Audrey Kate Geiger and Joshua Peavy advanced to next week's quarterfinals.

Dana Williams was saved by the West Coast vote and also advanced to the quarterfinals.

Morgan Higgins, Karen Hornsby and the group Unselfish were sent home.

For the duels, two acts were selected to go head-to-head, with ...Read more

Michael Lavine/FOX (SAN DIEGO) -- Thousands of people who attended Comic-Con in San Diego on Sunday found themselves within one degree of Kevin Bacon. 

The actor was at the event to promote his Fox drama The Following when he decided to participate in the pop culture game "Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon."

Bacon stood up and filmed himself and thousands of people in the crowd. He later posted the video online with the caption, "These people are all 1 degree. Thanks for a great panel."

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ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) -- Jenny McCarthy is speaking out about reports that she has criticized her cousin Melissa McCarthy about her weight in the past.  The View co-host says not only are the reports false -- they are extremely hurtful.

Jenny tells People.com, "There is a crazy story going around that I once told my cousin, Melissa, that she would have to lose weight in order to get into show business. Nothing could be further from the truth."

Jenny says she helped Melissa when she was an aspiring actress, but everything after ...Read more

VH1 Networks(NEW YORK) -- Kat Bailess plays Kyle Hart, the one dancer on the Los Angeles Devil Girls professional dance team on VH1's Hit the Floor that isn't afraid to use her sexual prowess to get exactly what she wants. In the second season of the series, centered on a fictional NBA team and it's drama under the dome, fans have taken to Bailess' character, and she thinks she knows why.

"The only reason she's funny I think is because she's so cutthroat, dry. Like, I mean everything is just: 'This is who I am. I don't care if you don't like me.' And I think that's why people have grown to love her," the actress tells ABC News Radio.

So is that southern accent real? Bailess

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Universal Pictures(NEW YORK) -- Scarlett Johansson's Lucy topped the box office this past weekend, fending off Dwayne Johnson's Hercules for the top spot.

Johansson's character is able to manipulate time and matter by accessing 100 percent of her brain -- way above the normal 10 percent that the movie posits humans can access. Lucy may not have taken 100 percent of the box office, but did manage to hold off Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's Hercules reboot.

Last week's top film, Dawn of the Planet of the Apes finished in third place.

Here are the top ten films of the weekend according to boxofficemojo.com: ...Read more

JOHN STILLWELL/AFP/Getty Images(LONDON) --  It's the biggest little secret and now it can be revealed: Everyone's favorite prince is learning to swim.

Like his father and grandfather before him, Prince George is experiencing the royal splash-about with his mother at the world's most exclusive gym, the Buckingham Palace pool. Kate was seen driving in to the grounds of Buckingham Palace with George and a nanny in tow on his birthday Tuesday.

Many assumed she had brought him to visit his grandfather, but the Duchess of Cambridge has been teaching the future king how to swim.

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Clay Enos/Warner Bros.(SAN DIEGO) -- Warner Bros. opened its two-hour panel at Comic-Con International with a video featuring the first footage from the upcoming Batman vs. Superman film.

Director Zach Snyder introduced the footage, after which Ben Affleck and Henry Cavill were brought out, along with Wonder Woman Gal Gadot.

In the film clip, Batman activates the bat signal atop a building, which illuminates Superman hovering above him in stormy weather. The Man of Steel's eyes glow red, while the Caped Crusader's glow blue.