'Angel Has Fallen,' 'Ready or Not' among this week's new movies

Gerard Butler in "Angel Has Fallen"; Simon Varsano/Lionsgate(NEW YORK) -- Opening nationwide on Friday:

* Angel Has Fallen -- The third installment of the Fallen film series, following 2013's Olympus Has Fallen and 2016's London Has Fallen, stars Gerard Butler, reprising his role as Secret Service Agent Mike Banning, who finds himself framed for the attempted assassination of President Allan Trumbull, once again played by Morgan Freeman. On the run from his own agency, as well as the FBI, Banning enlists some unlikely allies to help clear his name and uncover the real terrorist threat. Also starring Jada Pinkett Smith, Nick Nolte and Piper Perabo. Rated R.

* Overcomer -- This faith-based drama follows a high school basketball coach, played by Alex Kendrick, whose dreams of winning a statewide championship are shattered when the largest manufacturing plant in his town closes. After taking a job as a cross-country coach, he helps an unlikely athlete, portrayed by Aryn Wright-Thompson, win the biggest race of the year. Rated PG.

Opened nationwide on Wednesday:

* Ready or Not -- This black comedy thriller stars Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri's Samara Weaving as a new bride whose wedding night takes a sinister turn when her eccentric in-laws force her to take part in a terrifying ritual. Mark O'Brien, Adam Brody, Henry Czerny, and Andie MacDowell co-star. Rated R.

Opening in limited release Friday:

* Brittany Runs a Marathon -- Jillian Bell, best-known for her roles in Comedy Central's Workaholics and HBO's Eastbound & Down, stars in this comedy based on the true story of Brittany O’Neill, a New York City woman who went from couch potato to runner in an effort to regain control of her life. Lil Rel Howery also stars. Rated R.

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Dave Chappelle to host free block party in wake of Dayton mass shooting

Netflix/Lester Cohen(DAYTON) -- Dave Chappelle is giving back to those affected by the mass shootings in Dayton, Ohio.

According to the Gem City Shine Facebook event page, Chappelle is set to host the “Gem City Shine” block party and benefit concert in Dayton, Ohio. The event, which will honor the victims of the August 4th mass shooting that left nine people dead and 27 people injured, will also be strictly for Dayton residents.

“This event will honor the lives lost and to reclaim the community’s favorite places to shop, dine and enjoy time with family and friends,” the Facebook event page said.

The free event will take place on Sunday, August 25 from 4 to 10 p.m. in the city’s Oregon district-- the downtown area where the shooting took place.

Although free, tickets are required for admission and will available via Ticketmaster by registering via the website’s Verified Fan program.

Those that attend will receive a commemorative T-shirt in exchange for a $20 minimum donation that will go toward the tragedy fund at the Dayton Foundation.

Chappelle, a native of Ohio, lives with his family in Yellow Springs, a small town 20 miles outside of Dayton.

His fifth Netflix stand-up special, Dave Chappelle: Sticks & Stones, launches on Netflix on August 26.

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Jamie Foxx says he’s not dating singer Sela Vave: “[She’s] as young as my daughter”

ABC/Lou Rocco(LOS ANGELES) -- After reports that Jamie Foxx and Katie Holmes have called it quits, Foxx is setting the record straight on rumors that he’s already moved on with singer Sela Vave.

During an Instagram Live Wednesday, the 51-year-old Oscar-winner clarified his relationship to Vave, who's reportedly 21. He says he’s helping her as a newcomer to the music industry, as he’s done with several other artists – including Ed Sheeran, Nick Cannon and Ne-Yo.

“There was a young lady by the name of Sela Vave. I did the same thing with her,” he says. “When I met her, [my friend] introduced me to her. He said, ‘This girl is amazing.’ So, she’s on my steps, singing Beyoncé, broken down, she’s playing the guitar…So we took her under our wing.”

He goes on to explain the paparazzi photos that started the rumors, which captured Foxx holding Vave’s hand as they got into his SUV.

“I’m escorting her to my car, to put her in the car -- my artist, who hangs out with my kids, who’s as young as my daughter [Corinne, 25],” Foxx says. “I’m not no old n**** out here with no young folks. You understand what I’m saying?”

He adds, “She’s been brought into the family, she works hard and she’s a beautiful singer.”

Vave posted the Instagram Live video to her own Instagram page, writing, “For the people who care... here is the TRUE story.”

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Angelina Jolie drops eldest son, Maddox, off at college in South Korea

Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images(SEOUL) -- They grow up so fast! Angelina Jolie is now the proud mom of a college student.

The actress dropped her eldest child, 18-year-old Maddox, off at Yonsei University in South Korea earlier this week.

In a clip captured by Instagram @xx_efu, Jolie is seen chatting with a group of students as Maddox stands next to her quietly. One asks when she plans to leave South Korea and she says she’ll be leaving that same day and is “trying not to cry.”

She tells the group she and Maddox got to travel a little bit in South Korea before coming to the school.

“It seems like a great school,” she says, and agrees to take a group photo with everyone.

Entertainment Tonight previously reported that Maddox was set to attend Yonsei, where he will be studying biochemistry. He has reportedly been studying the Korean language to prepare.

Jolie and ex-husband Brad Pitt are also parents to Pax, 15, Zahara, 14, Shiloh, 13, and 11-year-old twins Knox and Vivienne.

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First trailer debuts for true-life thriller 'The Report,' starring Adam Driver and Annette Bening

Amazon Studios(LOS ANGELES) -- The first trailer for the Oscar-buzzy film The Report, starring Adam Driver and Annette Bening, has been released.

The film, a thriller based on actual events, follows the investigation of the CIA’s Detention and Interrogation Program, which was created after 9/11. A staffer leading the investigation, played by Driver, uncovers explosive details about the torture of detainees. Bening plays his boss, real-life Senator Dianne Feinstein.

“They waterboarded him 183 times. Everything they got from him was either a lie or something they already had,” Driver tells Bening in the clip.

“If it works, why do you need to do it 183 times?” she asks.

To which he replies, “Maybe when the report comes out, people will finally see that.”

The film, an Amazon Original that first debuted at Sundance this year, also stars Jon Hamm, Corey Stoll, Michael C. Hall, Maura Tierney and Tim Blake Nelson. It will debut in select theaters on November 15.

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Bethenny Frankel is leaving Bravo's 'Real Housewives of New York'

Heidi Gutman/Bravo(NEW YORK) -- Bethenny Frankel, a staple of Bravo's Real Housewives of New York for eight of its 11 seasons, is once again leaving the show.

Frankel made the announcement Wednesday in a lengthy Instagram post.

"I am so grateful to you for sticking with me through everything, Frankel began.  "You started this journey with me in my tiny apartment in my late 30s, wondering what would happen to me. I was broke, single, had no family and no idea what the future held.  I had big dreams and I never stopped, but I honestly didn’t know if I would ever get here."

Frankel, now 48, closed by writing, "Thank you so much for your love and support. And stay tuned, you haven’t seen the last of me. There are many amazing things to come. I love you all and am so lucky to have you in my life! PS: New York City is still my playground."

Frankel first burst on to the scene in 2005 with a stint on The Apprentice: Martha Stewart. She joined RHONY in 2007, before leaving the show in 2010 after three seasons.

After starring in a series of RHONY spinoffs, including Bethenny Getting Married?, Bethenny Ever After and Bethenny & Fredrik, Frankel hosted the short-lived talk show, Bethenny, and launched the line of Skinnygirl cocktails. Frankel returned to RHONY in 2014.

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Quentin Tarantino and wife expecting first child

Brian Dowling/© 2019 CTMG, Inc.(NEW YORK) -- Once Upon a Time in Hollywood filmmaker Quentin Tarantino and his wife, Daniella Pick, are expecting their first baby together.

“Daniella and Quentin Tarantino are very delighted to announce that they are expecting a baby,” the couple said in a statement obtained by People magazine on Wednesday.

Tarantino, 56, met the 35-year-old Israeli actress/singer while visiting Israel to promote his 2009 film Inglorious Basterds. The pair got engaged in 2017 after nearly a year of dating, and tied the knot in an intimate ceremony in Los Angeles back in November.

Pick makes a cameo appearance as the fictional actress Daphna Ben-Cobo in Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.

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Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is Forbes' highest paid male actor in the world

ABC/Randy Holmes(HOLLYWOOD) -- Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has been named this year's highest paid male actor in the world, according to Forbes.

The Hobbs & Shaw star raked in an eyebrow-raising $89.4 million between June 1, 2018 and June 1, 2019 thanks to a lucrative pay formula that includes massive upfront paychecks and a cut of profits on his films. He also gets paid $700,000 per episode for HBO’s Ballers and seven figures in royalties for his Under Armour line.

He's followed up by two Avengers: Endgame stars: Chris Hemsworth at number two with an estimated $76.4 million and Robert Downey Jr. at number three with $66 million. Fellow Avengers Bradley Cooper, Chris Evans and Paul Rudd also make the list at numbers six, eight and nine respectively.

Other actors on the top 10 include Jackie Chan, Adam Sandler and Will Smith.

Last year, Johnson was number two on the list, with George Clooney taking the top spot.

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See Charlize Theron as Megyn Kelly and Nicole Kidman as Gretchen Carlson in first 'Bombshell' trailer

Hilary Bronwyn Gayle(HOLLYWOOD) -- Lionsgate has debuted the first teaser trailer for Bombshell, starring Charlize Theron, Nicole Kidman and Margot Robbie as the women who took down Fox News boss Roger Ailes.

In the clip, we see Theron as Megyn Kelly, Kidman as Gretchen Carlson and Robbie as a fictional news producer named Kayla Pospisil. They all gather for a tense elevator ride as they head to the second floor of the Fox News Channel building, where the executive suite is located.

Bombshell hits theaters December 20.

Roger Ailes, who died in 2017, was forced to resign in 2016 after Carlson accused him of sexual harassment in a lawsuit. Other women at Fox News, including Kelly, also said Ailes sexually harassed them during his tenure at the cable news channel.

Bombshell also stars John Lithgow as Roger Ailes, Connie Britton as Beth Ailes, Allison Janney and Kate McKinnon.

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Woody Allen's 'A Rainy Day in New York' making its debut in France after getting shelved in US

iStock/Sjo(FRANCE) -- Woody Allen’s latest film A Rainy Day in New York will be getting a release after all – in France.

Variety reports the film, which was shelved by Amazon Studios in the U.S., will be opening France's Deauville American Film Festival next month. It will also get a theatrical release in the country on September 18.

The film stars Timothee Chalamet, Elle Fanning, Jude Law and Selena Gomez. It wrapped production in 2017 just as the #MeToo movement was gathering steam, which led to the resurfacing of abuse allegations against Allen made by his adopted daughter, Dylan Farrow.

The allegations prompted Chalamet to donate his salary from his role to various charity organizations, including Time’s Up, and it was also reported that Gomez made a sizeable anonymous donation to Time’s Up that “far exceeded her salary for the film.”

Deauville’s artistic director Bruno Barde explains to Variety why the festival is supporting Allen.

“I’ve always championed Woody Allen’s films,” says Barde. “I consider myself a feminist, and I understand #MeToo but Woody Allen had been cleared by the American justice in two different states and I trust the American justice system.”

The 45th edition of the Deauville American Film Festival will take place from September 6 to 15.

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Tom Bergeron did not agree with having Sean Spicer on 'Dancing with the Stars'

Walt Disney Television/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) -- After the Dancing with the Stars season 28 cast was announced Wednesday morning, host Tom Bergeron took to Twitter to share his thoughts on one particularly divisive contestant: former White House press secretary Sean Spicer.

In a lengthy message, Bergeron says he was hoping this season “would be a joyful respite from our exhausting political climate and free of inevitably divisive bookings from ANY party affiliations.”

He says he made this known to the show’s new executive producer and was convinced they were in agreement. But ultimately, the producers decided to “go in a different direction.”

“We can agree to disagree, as we do now, but ultimately it’s their call,” Bergeron writes. “I’ll leave it to them to answer any further questions about those decisions.”

He continues that as a host, he always imagines the audience on the other side, “looking for a two hour escape from whatever life hassles you’ve been wrestling with.”

“That’s a connection, and a responsibility, which I take very seriously, even if I occasionally season it with dad jokes,” he adds.

Bergeron ends his message on a positive note, writing, “Hopefully, when Erin Andrews and I look into those lenses again on September 16, you’ll be on the other side looking back, able to enjoy the charismatic pro dancers, the unpredictable judges and the kitschy charm that has defined DWTS since 2005.”

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Report: Sony and Marvel end partnership on future 'Spider-Man' movies

Zendaya and Tom Holland; JoJo Whilden/Sony Pictures Entertainment(LOS ANGELES) -- After Spider-Man: Far from Home became Sony's highest-grossing release of all time, the studio has decided to end its partnership with co-producer Marvel Studios, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Apparently, Sony and Disney, which owns Marvel, couldn't hammer out an agreement to extend the landmark deal the studios cut in 2015, which brought Spider-Man to the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

That leaves a big hole in the MCU, which now potentially must do without Tom Holland's Spider-Man.  It also hurts Sony, which benefited from the inclusion of MCU characters like Robert Downey Jr.'s Iron Man and Samuel L. Jackon's Nick Fury.

It also eliminates Marvel president Kevin Feige, the lead producer on 2017's Spider-Man: Homecoming and Spider-Man: Far from Home, from shepherding future Spider-Man films.

In a statement to THR, Sony says, “We are disappointed, but respect Disney’s decision not to have [Feige] continue as a lead producer of our next live action Spider-Man film...Kevin is terrific and we are grateful for his help and guidance and appreciate the path he has helped put us on, which we will continue.”

There is hope though, as sources tell Entertainment Weekly that negotiations are still ongoing, so the character’s fate isn’t sealed yet.

Sony announced Monday that Far from Home had surpassed Skyfall to become the studio’s most successful release, delivering $1.109 billion globally. The film will be re-released over the Labor Day weekend with four  minutes of additional footage.

Disney is also the parent company of ABC News.

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Larry King and wife Shawn are divorcing after 22 years of marriage

Greg Doherty/FilmMagic(NEW YORK) -- Well, maybe the eighth time will be the charm.  Larry King and his seventh wife, Shawn Southwick, are ending their 22-year marriage. 

The 85-year-old talk show host was the one to file for divorce, citing irreconcilable differences at Los Angeles Superior Court on Tuesday, his lawyer confirmed to People.

A source told the magazine that King and Southwick's divorce was "a long time coming" and that their marriage had been fracturing for almost a decade.  Rumors of infidelity plagued their relationship, such as Shawn's alleged year-long affair that was reported back in 2016.  The two were said to have fought constantly and slept in separate bedrooms.  

The couple tied the knot September 5, 1997.

Apparently King's recent heart scare opened his eyes.  “Larry was close to dying and it really shook him,” the source told People.   “He realized that he hadn’t been happy for a long time.”

King is allegedly seeking the divorce to protect his kids and is "tired of all the drama."

King shares two sons with 59-year-old Southwick: Chance, 20, and Cannon, 19.

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Frances McDormand's Oscar theft case dropped by LA district attorney

Frances McDormand and Sam Rockwell at the 91st annual Academy Awards; ABC/Craig Sjodin(LOS ANGELES) -- The criminal case against the man accused of stealing actress Frances McDormand's Oscar from a table at the Governors Ball after the 2018 Academy Awards has been dismissed, according to Deadline.

“The District Attorney’s Office today told the court that we are unable to proceed at this time,” a spokesperson for D.A. Jackie Lacey said Tuesday. “The defense made a motion to dismiss the case, and Los Angeles County Superior Court Judge Sam Ohta dismissed it,” the D.A’s office added. “We don’t have further comment.”

The suspect, Terry Bryant, 48, had been facing a felony grand theft charge. He was out on $20,000 bail after being arrested on March 6, 2018 and faced a maximum of three years in county jail if convicted.

Despite witnesses testifying to the theft -- which was caught on camera -- and Bryant shooting a video of himself holding the Oscar at the Motion Picture Academy-sponsored after-party and posting it online, he has maintained his innocence, insisting he meant it all as a joke.

McDormand and her Oscar "were happily reunited after a brief separation," the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences wrote in a statement obtained by ABC at the time.

McDormand won the Best Actress Oscar, her second, for her role in Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.  She'd previously won for her role as pregnant police chief Marge Gunderson in the 1996 dark comedy, Fargo.

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'Bachelorette' Hannah Brown, Sean Spicer among 'Dancing with the Stars' season 28 castmembers

ABC(NEW YORK) -- Bachelorette star Hannah Brown, supermodel Christie Brinkley and former White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer are among the eclectic group of celebrities who'll be battling it out on the dance floor for the highly-anticipated upcoming season of Dancing with the Stars.

Other celebs hitting the dance floor this season include Queer Eye star Karamo Brown, former basketball star and Khloe Kardashian’s ex Lamar Odom, Dawson's Creek star James Van Der Beek, former Fifth Harmony member Ally Brooke, legendary Supremes member Mary Wilson, country singer Lauren Alaina, The Office’s Kate Flannery and Kenan & Kel’s Kel Mitchell.

The cast was announced on Good Morning America Wednesday; the pro partner pairings won't be revealed until the first episode, however.

Here's the full list of the stars for season 28 of Dancing with the Stars:

Christie Brinkley, model
Hannah Brown, The Bachelorette star
Kel Mitchell, Kenan & Kel actor
Ray Lewis, former pro-football player
Lamar Odom, former Lakers player and Khloe Kardashian’s ex
Kate Flannery, The Office actress
Lauren Alaina, country singer
Sean Spicer, former White House press secretary
Ally Brooke, singer and former Fifth Harmony member
Karamo Brown, Queer Eye star
James Van Der Beek, Dawson's Creek star
Mary Wilson, ex-member of The Supremes

The new season of DWTS will premiere on Monday, September 16, at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.

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