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Sherwin Lainez(NEW YORK) -- Honey, he's good...but is he a good dancer?  We'll find out soon, because Andy Grammer has joined the cast of ABC's Dancing with the Stars.

Andy appeared on the show twice last year, and told ABC Radio at the time that competing on the show was something he hadn't ruled out.  He even said he'd talked about it to his good friend Gavin DeGraw, who was on the show a few seasons back.

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Lionsgate Films(NEW YORK) -- If you've yet to watch The Hunger Games: Catching Fire on Netflix, you better act fast.

Netflix said Sunday that the second Hunger Games movie, along with other high-profile flicks like World War Z and Transformers: Age of Extinction, will expire at the end of September on its U.S. service.

Why? Because, Netflix Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos explained in a blog post, the company has decided not to renew its agreement in the U.S. with

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Peter Kramer/NBC(LOS ANGELES) -- Matt Damon says the reason he hasn't done a Bourne movie since 2007 is that he and director Paul Greengrass were waiting for a big enough change in the world.

Enter Edward Snowden.

Though his first three movies were hits, the actor told BuzzFeed, "We always looked at those movies as really about the Bush presidency, and so we kind of had to wait for the world to change."

So, after Snowden's privacy revelations in recent years, Damon

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ITV(NEW YORK) -- While the final season of Downton Abbey won't premiere in the U.S. until January, there's a new promo online that will whet your appetite.

It was released over the weekend by British broadcaster ITV, which will debut the sixth and final season of the period drama in the U.K. on September 20.

In the one-minute clip, Robert Crawley, played by Hugh Bonneville, tells Jim Carter's Mr. Carson, “If I could stop history in its tracks, maybe I would. But I can’t, Carson, for neither you nor I can hold back time.”


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Shelby County Sheriff's Office(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) -- Former TV judge Joe Brown turned himself in to authorities Thursday night and is serving a five-day stint for being found in contempt of court dating back to an incident from last year, Shelby County Sheriff's Office confirmed to ABC News.


Brown, 68, surrendered himself to Memphis police, then was transferred to Shelby Corrections, police add.

The contempt of court charge comes from a March 2014 incident after Brown attempted to help a woman in her child support case. He ignored the judge's warning to quiet down after getting loud with court employees, Shelby

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David Giesbrecht for Netflix(LOS ANGELES) -- Robin Wright and and her fiancé Ben Foster have called off their engagement, a source tells People magazine.

The couple actually broke up months ago, according to the insider.

Wright, 49, and Foster, 34, met on the set of the 2011 film Rampart, and got engaged in February of 2014. They broke up the following November, but were back together a few months later.

The House of Cards actress was married to Sean Penn from 1996-2010.

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Frank Ockenfels 3/AMC(NEW YORK) -- SPOILERS AHEAD: The second episode of Fear the Walking Dead shows the outbreak swiftly starting to spread, though it's the survivors -- not the walkers -- who kick-start the end of the world. 

The episode kicks off with the high school's Principal Costa (Scott Lawrence) walking through his eerily empty school.

Meanwhile, after he didn't answer her texts towards the end of the pilot, Alicia walks over to her boyfriend Matt's house, to find the door open, place apparently ransacked. She comes upon something gasping and says, "Oh my God."

After Calvin

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ABC News(NEW YORK) -- With his signature leg drop, horseshoe moustache and undeniable strength, 12-time world wrestling champion Hulk Hogan single-handedly transformed wrestling into a global phenomenon, but he's now he’s fighting to maintain his legacy after fallout over his admitted use of the N-word.

In an exclusive interview with ABC News’ Amy Robach that aired Monday on Good Morning America, a contrite and emotional Hogan talked about the circumstances surrounding his use of the N-word. He steadfastly denied being a racist and begged his fans for forgiveness.

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ABC/Rick Rowell(NEW YORK) -- Joe Bailey's time in paradise came to a sudden end on Sunday night.

He was eliminated during the latest episode of Bachelor in Paradise -- all thanks to Samantha Steffen, the woman who motivated him to join the show in the first place.

In a dramatic rose ceremony, Samantha held the final rose and was forced to choose between Joe and Dan Cox. To the surprise of the other cast members, she picked Dan.

Afterward, Joe confronted Samantha, who complained about the drama that had surrounded their relationship. He responded by threatening to reveal text messages, allegedly from Samantha, that

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MTV(LOS ANGELES) -- Nicki Minaj kicked off the MTV VMAs by performing with Taylor Swift, apparently patching things up with the pop icon after the two had a beef earlier this year via Twitter over the award show's nominations list.

But after Minaj won a Moon Man for Best Hip-Hop Video, Minaj gave her speech then said, "Now back to the b---- who had a lot to say about me earlier in the week, Miley Cyrus what's good?"

Minaj pointed at Cyrus, apparently mad at what VMAs host said in a New

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Warner Bros.(LOS ANGELES) -- Zac Efron could have used more support from his friends this weekend.

His new music drama We Are Your Friends, in which he plays an aspiring DJ, was a major flop over the weekend. It earned an estimated 1.8 million dollars on more than 23 hundred screens, ranking as one of the weakest debuts ever for a film with such a wide release.

The number-one movie, for the third weekend in a row, was the N.W.A. biopic Straight Outta Compton, which raised 13.2 million dollars.

The religious drama War Room opened in second place, collecting 11 million dollars in 11-hundred-plus

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MTV(LOS ANGELES) -- Last night's MTV Video Music Awards were unforgettable -- and not just because of host Miley Cyrus’ crazy antics and Kanye West’s bizarre presidential announcement. The evening packed some major musical performances, too.

Here's who sang what:

Nicki Minaj opened the show and was joined by a surprise appearance by her former Twitter sparring partner Taylor Swift. The two sang a bit of Nicki’s “The Night Is Still Young” together before launching into Taylor’s “Bad Blood” and ending the performance with a hug.  

Right after Nicki and Taylor’s

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ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Wes Craven has died.

The horror legend had been battling brain cancer, according to a statement from his family. He was 76.

"It is with deep sadness we inform you that Wes Craven passed away at 1 p.m. on Sunday, August 30th," the statement began. "Craven was surrounded by love, in the presence of his family at his Los Angeles home."

Born in Cleveland, Craven directed his first feature film, The Last House on the Left, which he also wrote and edited, in 1972. In the years that followed, he is credited for revamping the horror genre, writing and directing such films as A Nightmare on Elm Street, which ultimately

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ABC/Mitchell Haaseth(LOS ANGELES) -- Grey's Anatomy is moving on after killing off Patrick Dempsey's character Dr. Derek Shepherd, better known as "McDreamy," last season.  Jason George, who plays Dr. Ben Warren on the long-running ABC series, said fans are in for a treat next season.

"The writers have made this extra effort to breathe new air and refresh everything," he told People magazine. "They've hit reboot almost. There's a lot of things that make it feel brand-new, but it has that lightness

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ABC(LOS ANGELES) -- Rob Kardashian hasn't been in the public eye for quite some time. On Keeping Up with the Kardashians, cameras documented how the reality star struggled with depression and later weight gain, reportedly packing on over 100 pounds.

But now Kardashian's back in the gym, and recently joked about his reported ongoing efforts to shed a few extra pounds. "Started right here with these milkshakes hahaha," he wrote on Instagram, next to a throwback Thursday photo of him enjoying desert.

Rob's sister, Kim, also bragged about his workout efforts. Earlier

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