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Greta Gerwig, left, Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalf at AARP's annual Movies for Grownups Awards.
Greta Gerwig, left, Saoirse Ronan and Laurie Metcalf at AARP's annual Movies for Grownups Awards. (Jordan Strauss / Invision for AARP the Magazine / AP)

Introducing the Feb. 5 AARP Movies for Grownups Awards, host Alan Cumming mentioned with pride that he was “the first-ever host of the first-ever telecast of these awards.”

Cumming started the show, which is scheduled for broadcast on PBS Feb. 23, with his rendition of Stephen Sondheim’s “Old Friends.” He was also the first-ever host to sing the introductions to all the nominated films, which named “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” as best movie for grownups, beating out nominees “Get Out,” “Lady Bird,” “The Shape of Water” and “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.” Helen Mirren was honored with the organization’s Career Achievement Award.

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Kylie Jenner revealed the name of her newborn daughter in an Instagram post on Tuesday.
Kylie Jenner revealed the name of her newborn daughter in an Instagram post on Tuesday. (Evan Agostini / Invision/Associated Press)

More and more details are coming to light about Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott’s newborn daughter.

In an Instagram post Tuesday afternoon, the new mama shared a photo of her daughter’s tiny hand clutching her mother’s finger with a simple caption: “Stormi.” 

The youngest daughter of the Kardashian-Jenner brood gave birth Feb. 1 after months of silence and speculation about whether she was pregnant. 

"Game of Thrones" creators David Benioff, left, and D.B. Weiss have been tapped to write and produce a new series of "Star Wars" films.
"Game of Thrones" creators David Benioff, left, and D.B. Weiss have been tapped to write and produce a new series of "Star Wars" films. (Jeff Kravitz / FilmMagic for HBO)

The best place to escape winter might be a galaxy far, far away. “Game of Thrones” creators and executive producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are making a new series of “Star Wars” movies. 

Disney announced Tuesday that Benioff and Weiss will write and produce a new series of films separate from both the Skywalker saga — the main episodic series of “Star Wars” films that kicked off with 1977’s “A New Hope” — and the previously announced trilogy being developed by “The Last Jedi” director Rian Johnson

“In the summer of 1977 we traveled to a galaxy far, far away, and we’ve been dreaming of it ever since,” said Benioff and Weiss in a joint statement. “We are honored by the opportunity, a little terrified by the responsibility, and so excited to get started as soon as the final season of ‘Game of Thrones’ is complete.”

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Quentin Tarantino clarified his part in an accident on the set of "Kill Bill" and his knowledge of Harvey Weinstein's behavior.
Quentin Tarantino clarified his part in an accident on the set of "Kill Bill" and his knowledge of Harvey Weinstein's behavior. (Kirk McKoy / Los Angeles Times)

Just hours after Uma Thurman took to Instagram to clear the name of Quentin Tarantino, the director himself spoke out to clarify just what happened on the set of “Kill Bill: Vol. 1” in the early 2000s. 

On Sunday, the New York Times ran a piece in which Thurman alleged that Harvey Weinstein once attempted to sexually assault her and also revealed some of Tarantino’s controversial decisions as a director.

Thurman claimed that Tarantino had pressured her to perform a stunt she felt uncomfortable with and resulted in lasting injuries after a violent car crash.