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Bill Cosby sentencing hearing begins today
Photo by Mark Makela/Getty Images (PENNSYLVANIA) -- Bill Cosby faces sentencing today in Norristown, PA, after being convicted in April on three counts of aggravated indecent assault stemming from a 2004 encounter with Andrea Constand, in which she says he drugged and sexually assaulted her. Each charge against Cosby carries a maximum of 10 years in prison but the judge in this case has a lot of latitude to determine Cosby's sentence -- from maximum consecutive sentences, to reduced sentences on each count, to concurrent sentences. However, the only way the 81-year-old entertainer walks out of court a free man...
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'The House with a Clock in Its Walls' tops the box office with $26.8 million weekend
Storyteller Distribution Co., LLC (LOS ANGELES) -- The House with a Clock in Its Walls topped a slow box office weekend. The dark fantasy comedy, starring Jack Black and Cate Blanchett, beat expectations, delivering an estimated $26.85 million. A Simple Favor, in its second week of release, took second place, earning an estimated $10.4 million, just ahead of The Nun, in third place with an estimated $10.2 million. The fourth film in The Conjuring franchise has now topped $100 million stateside. Last week's box office champ, The Predator, dropped to fourth place this weekend, grabbing an estimated $8.7 million. Rounding...
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Will Smith on his debut as a stand-up comedian: "I AM HOOKED"
ABC/Randy Holmes (LOS ANGELES) -- Will Smith took his first crack at stand-up comedy this week and he loved it. In an Instagram post on Thursday night, Smith shared a series of photos from his comedy debut. "I did Stand Up last night... FIRST TIME EVER!," he wrote. "I opened for Dave Chappelle. I AM HOOKED." According to Variety, Smith made his stand-up comedy debut at the Peppermint Club on Wednesday night in Los Angeles, as part of Chappelle's three-and-a-half hour surprise show. Smith was said to have filmed his set as part of his new Bucket List video series,...
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