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Pundits have been saying for weeks that “Avengers: Age of Ultron” was poised to score a massive box office debut, and the hotly-anticipated superhero flick didn’t disappoint during its first night of screenings.

The sequel to “The Avengers” pulled in a whopping $ 27.6 million during Thursday night previews, blowing the first flick’s $ 18.7 million Thursday take out of the water. That makes “Age… Continue reading 'Avengers: Age of Ultron' Scores $27.6 Million Thursday Opening

Weekend Box Office 22 Jump StreetLOS ANGELES (AP) – In a summertime battle of sequels, a pair of kooky cops beat out flying dragons for the top spot at the box office.

According to studio estimates Sunday, “22 Jump Street” debuted in first place with $ 60 million, with “How to Train Your Dragon 2″ opening in second with $ 50 million.

The… Continue reading Weekend Box Office: '22 Jump Street' Scores Big, Wins Battle of The Sequels

emily-kapnek-suburgatory-gi.jpg“Suburgatory” creator Emily Kapnek has landed a new comedy pilot at ABC, this one centering on a character who’s more Dalia than Tessa.

Kapnek’s new project is called “Selfie,” and it’s a take on “My Fair Lady,” according to The Hollywood Reporter. It focuses on a self-centered young woman who becomes Internet-infamous and asks a marketing expert at her company to help fix

Another week of Breaking Bad, another ratings record.

The AMC crime drama, which should no longer be considered simply a “cult” hit, nabbed a series-best 6.6 million viewers with Sunday night’s penultimate episode, “Granite State.” It achieved this feat against strong competition from the Emmy Awards, at which it claimed the Outstanding Drama Series trophy, NFL action, and the series finale of Dexter. Bad also set a new… Continue reading ‘Breaking Bad’ scores best-ever ratings with penultimate episode

Seth Meyers’ schedule just got even busier. He’ll return to Saturday Night Live with new “Weekend Update” co-anchor Cecily Strong by his side on Sept. 28, before taking over Late Night from Jimmy Fallon in February. Now, Hulu has ordered a second 10-episode season of The Awesomes, the animated superhero comedy he created with his Late Night with Seth Meyers producer Mike Shoemaker. The announcement comes today, as… Continue reading ‘The Awesomes’ scores second season on Hulu