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Return of Lando: Could Lando Calrissian show up in the new Star Wars trilogy? Actor Billy Dee Williams teased in an interview, “I have a feeling I’m going to show up. There’s nothing I can really discuss about it at this stage.” He hints that his character could be reintroduced in the second installment, Episode VIII, just as Lando made his first appearance in the second… Continue reading 'Star Wars' Bites: Billy Dee Williams Teases More Lando, a Fan Cruise, a Fan's Funeral and More

The Oprah Winfrey Network will simulcast the private memorial service for Dr. Maya Angelou on Saturday.

The celebration of her legacy will air at 10 a.m. ET/7 a.m. PT on OWN. It will also be available via Oprah.com.

“I’ve been blessed to have Maya Angelou as my mentor, mother/sister, and friend since my 20s,” Winfrey said in a statement. “She was there for me always, guiding me through some of the… Continue reading OWN to simulcast Maya Angelou funeral

It’s been a month of triumph and tragedy for Angelina Jolie, and the best and worst of times continue.

The A-lister will not be able to attend Sunday’s funeral in San Diego for her aunt Debbie Martin, who died Sunday of breast cancer, as she’s obligated to attend the premiere of partner Brad Pitt‘s new film World War Z in England.

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Debbie’s widower Ron told E! the… Continue reading Angelina Jolie To Miss Aunt’s Funeral For London Premiere Of Brad Pitt’s New Movie

REPORT: Bobbi Kristina Got High After Whitney Houston’s Funeral

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By radio detection and ranging Staff

Her mother’s highly emotional funeral was just too much for Bobbi Kristina Brown. Following the event, she “disappeared” for a time and was found “using drugs,” two sources have told The Daily Beast.

Her family didn’t find her until Sunday morning, just before they were to leave for Whitney’s burial, the sources added.

“Everyone was freaking out and calling Bobbi Kristina’s cell,” one source… Continue reading REPORT: Bobbi Kristina Got High After Whitney Houston's Funeral

Bobby Brown Leaving Funeral Was ‘So Very Sad,’ Says Whitney Houston’s Attorney

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By Jen Heger – Radar Legal Editor

Bobby Brown’s controversial departure from his ex-wife Whitney Houston’s funeral has become an unfortunate distraction from what was otherwise an emotional and loving tribute to the singer.

“I saw Bobby leave, and I didn’t know what was going on at the time. All I knew is that one moment he was there, and the next minute he was leaving with a lot of… Continue reading Bobby Brown Leaving Funeral Was 'So Very Sad,' Says Whitney Houston's Attorney