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Robert Downey Jr. ranked world's top-earning actor by Forbes

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LOS ANGELES - "Iron Man" star Robert Downey Jr. was named the world's top-earning actor on Tuesday by Forbes, taking first place on a list that featured leading men from Bollywood as well as Hollywood for the first time. | Video

Meryl Streep finds inner rock star in 'Ricki and the Flash'

NEW YORK - Multiple Academy Award winner Meryl Streep brings her inner rock star to the screen in "Ricki and the Flash", playing a bar musician who left her family to follow her rock and roll dream. | Video

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Actor Will Smith takes to Facebook to deny divorce report

NEW YORK - "Men in Black" star Will Smith took the unusual step on Monday of publicly shooting down a report that he and his actress wife of 17 years had decided to divorce.

People 03 Aug 2015

Banderas depicts ordeal of trapped Chilean miners in 'The 33'

- Spanish actor Antonio Banderas is bringing the ordeal of 33 Chilean miners trapped underground for more than two months to the cinema screen, five years after the drama of their rescue gripped TV viewers around the world. | Video

People 03 Aug 2015

Actor Amy Schumer calls for gun control after 'Trainwreck' shooting

NEW YORK - Two weeks after a gunman killed two women in a Louisiana screening of the movie "Trainwreck," the film's screenwriter and star, Amy Schumer, joined her cousin U.S. Senator Charles Schumer on Monday in calling for increased gun control. | Video

03 Aug 2015

Trapero returns to Venice Film Festival with 'El Clan'

BUENOS AIRES - Argentine filmmaker Pablo Trapero returns to compete at the Venice Film Festival with "El Clan" (The Clan), a drama based on the real-life Puccio family who kidnapped and killed people around Buenos Aires in the 1980s. | Video

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Box Office: Tom Cruise's 'Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation' Dominates with $56 Million

LOS ANGELES (Variety.com) - Tom Cruise's "Mission: Impossible -- Rogue Nation" dominated the U.S. box office this weekend with an impressive $56 million at 3,956 locations.

02 Aug 2015

Salma Hayek says animation key for 'Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet'

LOS ANGELES - Salma Hayek's feature film "Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet" opens in U.S. cinemas next month and the actress and co-producer says that animation was key in adapting the 1923 book for the screen.

30 Jul 2015

Venice Film Festival marks 72nd edition with star lineup

ROME - The Venice Film Festival revealed a star-studded lineup for its 72nd annual edition on Wednesday with top Hollywood names center stage in a wide selection of U.S. and international movies. | Video

29 Jul 2015

Despite Hollywood roles, France's Omar Sy says English a challenge

LOS ANGELES - A big name in his native France, Omar Sy has had a successful foray into Hollywood with several blockbusters but the actor and comedian says mastering English as a new language remains a challenge. | Video

France 29 Jul 2015