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Jimmy Fallon extends deal as ‘Tonight Show’ host through 2021

U.S. broadcast television network NBC has locked in comedian Jimmy Fallon as host of "The Tonight Show" for six more years through 2021, NBC Entertainment Chairman Bob Greenblatt said on Thursday.

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Sixties series ‘The Man From U.N.C.L.E’ hits silver screen

"Man of Steel" star Henry Cavill takes on the role of Napoleon Solo and "The Social Network" actor Armie Hammer plays Illya Kuryakin in the film set in the early 1960s.

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Three more women accuse Bill Cosby of decades-old assaults

Three more women accused comedian Bill Cosby of sexual assault on Wednesday, providing detailed allegations of abuse they said the veteran television star subjected them to decades ago.

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Disney’s ‘Descendants’ soundtrack tops Billboard album chart

The soundtrack from the Disney Channel TV movie "Descendants" topped the Billboard 200 chart this week, as Taylor Swift and British singer-songwriter Ed Sheeran strengthened their dominance in album sales this year.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 13

A look at the news that made Hollywood history.

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‘The Notebook’ set for TV adaption

The romantic drama, which was released in 2004, was based on author Nicholas Sparks' bestselling 1996 novel of the same name, and now he is developing the story for a TV series.

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Facebook study looks at how we LOL online

Turns out the language of laughter is not so universal.

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The FDA is not a fan of Kim Kardashian

It appears even a Kardashian can reveal too much.

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Daredevil Nik Wallenda walks 1,500-foot-tightrope high above Wisconsin Fair

WATCH: The high wire stunt man complete his longest walk yet.

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Tired, speeding driver held responsible in Tracy Morgan crash

A speeding Walmart truck driver who had been awake for 28 hours was held responsible for a 2014 crash that left the "30 Rock" star with brain injuries and killed a fellow comedian.

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Winona Ryder confirms ‘Beetlejuice’ sequel is happening

The actress says a sequel to the 1988 Tim Burton classic is coming!

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 12

A look at some of Hollywood's most memorable headlines.

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Time Machine: Chris Hemsworth

HAPPY BIRTHDAY: From Aussie soap star to one of the "sexiest men alive," Chris Hemsworth has come a long way. Let's celebrate his birthday by taking a look back.

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#LastDaysofDownton documents final filming

"Downton Abbey" stars including Michelle Dockery and Joanne Froggatt have been saying farewell to the show by sharing pictures of their final days on set on social media.

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Sofia Vergara gets animated for ‘The Simpsons’

The "Modern Family" star has been cast as teacher Mrs. Berrera, who Bart Simpson starts to develop feelings for as he goes through early puberty.

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Zac Efron, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson to star in ‘Baywatch’ movie

The film won't be as family friendly as the 1980s TV show.

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Korean ‘Star Wars’ trailer reveals new details about year’s most anticipated release

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is due in theaters on Dec. 18. We cannot wait.

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Startup brings new ‘Star Wars’ droid to life

Coming soon to a living room near you!

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‘Little House’ star Gilbert to run for U.S. Congress in Michigan

Melissa Gilbert, best known for playing Laura Ingalls Wilder in the 1970s television drama "Little House on the Prairie," has thrown her bonnet in the ring for a U.S. congressional seat in Michigan.

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Today in entertainment history: Aug. 11

A walk down Hollywood's memory lane.

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