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ABC/Randy Holmes(LOS ANGELES) -- Johnny Depp and Amber Heard's quick trip down the aisle this past February was sparked by their deep connection.

"We connect on a lot of levels, but the first things that really got me was she's an aficionado of the blues," Depp told E! News about his spouse. "I would play a song, some old obscure blues song and she knew what it was."

"She's very, very literate. She's a voracious reader, as I've always been so we connected on that as well. And she's kind of brilliant," the actor said.


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Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Mariah Carey has become synonymous with the holidays.

Her hit song, “All I Want for Christmas is You” is a classic, and now she’s made it into a children’s book.

ABC News’ Amy Robach sat down with the superstar to talk about the book, her directorial debut and the holidays in the Carey home.

“’All I Want for Christmas is You’ is one of the all-time best selling songs, Christmas and otherwise, with 14 million copies plus sold around the world,” Robach said.

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Peter Kramer/NBC(LOS ANGELES) -- Kim Kardashian just announced a big development heading into her 36th week of pregnancy with her second child.

"My latest concern is that my baby is breech, meaning he's in the wrong position for childbirth. His head is still up and it's supposed to be down. He was supposed to turn by 32 weeks. So now, I will have to get a C-section," she wrote on her website.

However, the reality star, 35, is researching other options. She explained, "I've learned that you actually can deliver a breech baby and I feel fortunate that my doctor, Paul

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Lucasfilm(NEW YORK) -- A new clip for The Force Awakens was posted on Facebook Thursday and it's all about the Dark Side.

The clip features a gritty voice-over saying, "There's been an awakening, have you felt it?" Someone else replies, "Yes."

Fans also see new shots of the First Order, which Supreme Leader Snoke heads up, and Kylo Ren surrounded by his Knights.

It's the first we've really heard or seen of the leaders of the Dark Side.

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ABC/ Ida Mae Astute(LOS ANGELES) -- As Jennifer Lawrence's star has risen, her circle of friends has gotten smaller.

The 25-year-old Oscar winner, who was just named Entertainment Weekly's 2015 Entertainer of the Year, opened up to the magazine about the price of fame, how she protects herself and what's ahead now thatThe Hunger Games series is behind her.

"I can speak from personal experience. People start to feel a lot less guilty when you become bigger or have more money," she told the magazine.

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Chuck Hodes/FOX(NEW YORK) -- On Wednesday's episode of Empire, Jamal continued his success streak after nabbing the Pepsi deal last week, collaborating with his favorite pop singer, Skye Summers, played by Alicia Keys. But when Jamal and Lucious created a song for Skye that was pop, she was disappointed. Jamal noticed this and said the two could get in the studio without Lucious to create a more authentic sound.

In the studio, Skye sang a heartfelt tune for him and told him how much she respected the fact that he'd shaped his own career. Jamal encouraged her to do the same after hearing an unreleased demo that the label had tried to

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Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Barbra Streisand, James Taylor, Gloria and Emilio Estefan, Steven Spielberg and Stephen Sondheim were among the 17 Americans who were honored with the Presidential Medal of Freedom during a White House ceremony on Tuesday.

The Presidential Medal of Freedom, the nation's highest civilian award, is presented to individuals who have made especially meritorious contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural or other significant

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Lucasfilm(LOS ANGELES) -- It looks like Luke Skywalker will be in the next Star Wars after The Force Awakens.

After a fan tweeted at actor Mark Hamill, asking him about his "contractually-obligated facial hair," he responded in kind.

"Last shaved on 10/22 after final day of my 2nd #TheFlash (which airs 12/8 #XmasTrix), just in time for Ep VIII-whew!" he said, mentioning the Star Wars movie coming in 2017, after The Force Awakens.

It would seem

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Chuck Hodes/FOX(NEW YORK) -- Alicia Keys doesn't consider herself a big TV watcher, but she made sure to tune in every week to her "favorite" show, Empire. As she gears up to make her guest starring appearance on FOX's hit TV show, the singer reveals more details about her mysterious character, Sky Summers.

"[Sky] is an artist, and she is really looking for the next place that she’s going," Keys says. "She’s really looking to break out of maybe the boxes that have started to close in on her as an artist.  And she’s fantastic. 

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Lucasfilm(LOS ANGELES) -- J.J. Abrams revealed Monday on Jimmy Kimmel Live! that the first word spoken in the upcoming Star Wars movie is "This." So, what is the second word in the film? ABC Radio found out thanks to The Force Awakens star John Boyega.

Boyega plays the defecting Stormtrooper Finn. He said his life right now is "crazy," so much so that he hasn't even seen the finished version of The Force Awakens yet.

"There's a screening today, and my flight clashes with the screening," he explained to ABC Radio on Tuesday.

Still, Boyega was able to share with

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Marvel(LOS ANGELES) -- Robert Downey Jr. and Chris Evans stopped by Jimmy Kimmel Live! Tuesday night to debut the first trailer for Marvel's Captain America: Civil War

The movie will see Cap and Iron Man at odds -- and eventually at each other's throats -- over a government plan to register superheroes, with Tony Stark/Iron Man for, and Steve Rogers/Cap against.

The sneak peek opens with part of a scene glimpsed after the credits of Ant-Man: Rogers and Anthony Mackie's Sam Wilson/Falcon have finally

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ABC(NEW YORK) -- Emmy-winning actor David Canary has died at the age of 77, according to his obituary in the Wilton Bulletin, the actor's local paper, which also noted that he and his wife were very active in the community.

The All My Children star died on November 16 of natural causes, the obituary noted. Canary played twins Adam and Stuart on the hit soap show, on which Live with Kelly & Michael host Kelly Ripa played his daughter. She tweeted her condolences shortly after the news broke.


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Tyler Golden/NBC(LOS ANGELES) -- For the second week in a row, Korin Bukowski has been saved by her Voice fans.

The Team Gwen Stefani artist was saved via social media on Tuesday night's results show after facing elimination. Evan McKeel of Team Pharrell Williams got the boot instead.

Pharrell now has one artist remaining on his team: Madi Davis. He lost Mark Hood on last week's results show.

Before the voting began, Korin and Evan both performed for a chance to be saved. Korin sang "She Will Be Loved" by Voice coach Adam Levine's band, Maroon

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ABC/Adam Taylor(LOS ANGELES) -- Teen conservationist Bindi Irwin danced her way to the Mirror Ball trophy Tuesday night on Dancing with the Stars, finishing off a stellar season by defeating fellow finalists Nick Carter and Alek Skarlatos in a two-hour finale during which the final three performed a routine they learned within the past 24 hours and in which the season’s previously eliminated stars also took to the ballroom floor.

Irwin screamed when the show’s co-host Tom Bergeron announced she was the winner. She and her pro partner, Derek Hough, were immediately surrounded by their fellow

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ktsimage/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) -- On the day before Thanksgiving, you can feast on three new movies at your local theater. Here's a closer look at the films opening Wednesday:

  • The Good Dinosaur -- The latest animated flick from Disney-Pixar follows a dinosaur named Arlo, who befriends a human. Rated PG. Disney is the parent company of ABC News.
  • Creed -- The Rocky spin-off stars Michael B. Jordan as the son of Apollo Creed, who's trained by his dad's rival/friend, Rocky
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