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George Clooney: If you think about it, Trump is a Hollywood elitist

George Clooney called President Trump a “demagogue” and made the case in an interview that both POTUS and chief White House strategist Steve Bannon are a couple of those “Hollywood elitists” their supporters are quick to criticize. 

But don’t mind him, he’s just coping. 

“As Americans, and it is one thing I’m always proud of, we tend to do a lot of dumb things over periods of time, but we’re also

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Angelina Jolie (kind of) talks about her divorce from Brad Pitt

Angelina Jolie is keeping it family-friendly as, in the course of promoting her new movie set in Cambodia, she finally answers some questions about her pending divorce from Brad Pitt.

Key words in her answers: Family. Um, family.

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Tom Hanks' first book, 'Uncommon Type,' will arrive in October

It seems as if Tom Hanks has been in just about everything — and soon he can be in your library too. The two-time Oscar winner has a book of fiction coming out in October.

Titled “Uncommon Type: Some Stories,” the book features 17 stories that each involve a different variety of typewriter, Hanks’ collectible of choice, publisher Alfred A.

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David Cassidy has dementia and will stop touring, he says after rocky weekend show

David Cassidy is suffering from memory loss due to dementia, he says, and will stop touring to focus on his personal life. 

“I was in denial, but a part of me always knew this was coming,” the 66-year-old entertainer told People in an interview published Monday. 

The “Partridge Family” star struggled to remember familiar lyrics at a show in Agoura Hills over the weekend, the magazine said. 

TMZ reported

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Nicole Kidman confirms she was once engaged to Lenny Kravitz

Nicole Kidman has finally put a name to the secret engagement she talked about a decade ago — and that name is Lenny Kravitz, whose daughter is one of her “Big Little Lies” costars. 

“I knew Zoë [Kravitz] because I was engaged to her father,” Kidman tells Net-A-Porter in a new interview that mentions connections among the actresses on the upcoming HBO series. “It’s all in the family!

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Roman Polanski's legal team taking another run at closing rape case, report says

Roman Polanski is reportedly taking another run at wrapping up his statutory-rape case without doing more time behind bars, according to a report out Thursday. A victory would theoretically lay the groundwork for ending the “Chinatown” director’s fugitive status.

Polanski lawyer Harland Braun is asking an L.A.

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