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Cody Simpson Joins Broadway's 'Anastasia' as Dmitry

Cody Simpson Joins Broadway's 'Anastasia' as Dmitry

Cody Simpson will be making his Broadway debut next month in the musical Anastasia!

The 21-year-old Aussie singer will be playing the role of Dmitry, the love interest for Anastasia. The musical is a stage adaptation of the animated movie.

Cody will be joining the show on November 29 and he will perform for 11 weeks. His final show is on February 17, 2019.

In a video announcement, Cody strummed the chords to “Journey to the Past” on his guitar and said, “How’s it going guys? I’m Cody Simpson and I just landed in New York City. I’m really excited to announce I’ll be making my Broadway debut as Dmitry in Anastasia. I start on November 29th and I’m really looking forward to seeing you all there at a show. See you soon!”

Idris Elba Joins 'Cats' Movie Based on Broadway Musical!

Idris Elba Joins 'Cats' Movie Based on Broadway Musical!

Idris Elba has joined the cast of the upcoming movie musical Cats!

The 46-year-old Golden Globe-winning actor will be playing the role of Macavity. The role is described as “the only real villain in the musical who kidnaps Old Deuteronomy, the Jellicle leader, and attempts to abduct Demeter, one of two cats who sings about him,” according to Deadline.

Idris joins a star-studded cast that also includes Jennifer Hudson, Ian McKellen, Taylor Swift, James Corden, Laurie Davidson, and Mette Towley.

Tom Hooper, the Oscar-winning director of The King’s Speech and Les Miserables, is helming the movie.

Katie Holmes & Courteney Cox Support Female Filmmakers at Tribeca Chanel Luncheon!

Katie Holmes & Courteney Cox Support Female Filmmakers at Tribeca Chanel Luncheon!

Katie Holmes and Courteney Cox meet up while attending the Through Her Lens – The Tribeca Chanel Women’s Filmmaker Luncheon event on Tuesday (October 16) at Locanda Verde in New York City.

Through Her Lens: The Tribeca Chanel Women’s Filmmaker Program is a multi-faceted program that provides funding, meaningful project support, and significant mentorship for up-and-coming US-based female writers and directors.

More stars who attended the luncheon event included Piper Perabo, Zosia Mamet, Robin Roberts, Julia Goldani Telles, Adepero Oduye, Deborra Lee Furness, and Orange Is the New Black‘s Uzo Aduba, Samira Wiley, and Alysia Reiner.

35+ pictures inside from the luncheon… More Here! »

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Ben Affleck Heads Out After a Meeting in Santa Monica

Ben Affleck Heads Out After a Meeting in Santa Monica

Ben Affleck is looking like he’s in great spirits.

The 46-year-old Justice League actor was seen leaving a morning meeting on Tuesday (October 16) in Santa Monica, Calif.

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Ben was also seen heading to a meeting on Friday (October 12) in Los Angeles.

Earlier last week, it was announced that Ben and Shauna Sexton had split up after just a couple of months of dating. Ben reportedly wants to continue to work on himself and focus is on his sobriety, family and his next project.

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Britney Spears Is Making a Special Appearance in Las Vegas This Week!

Britney Spears Is Making a Special Appearance in Las Vegas This Week!

Is Britney Spears returning to Las Vegas to announce a new show?

The 36-year-old Glory pop icon is scheduled to appear at Toshiba Plaza on Thursday (October 18) in front of T-Mobile Arena at 7 p.m. in Las Vegas, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal on Tuesday (October 16).

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The plaza is located directly next to The Park Theater at Park MGM, which is where Britney‘s residency is rumored to launch. The event will also be broadcasted live on Ellen DeGeneres’s YouTube channel.

“We can’t specify exactly what it is just yet. But I can say she is very excited and can’t wait to share this news with the world on Thursday!” manager Larry Rudolph said.

Britney teased a special announcement last week on The Ellen DeGeneres Show, which has been heavily speculated to be the announcement of another Las Vegas residency.

We’ll find out for sure on Thursday!

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