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Dear Evan Hansen's Ben Platt Once Stole a 'Harry Potter' Book

Ben Platt sits on stage alongside co-star Laura Dreyfuss during SiriusXM’s Town Hall with the original Broadway cast of Dear Evan Hansen on Friday (April 14) in New York City.

They were joined by the rest of the cast – Rachel Bay Jones, Jennifer Laura Thompson, Michael Park, Mike Faist, Kristolyn Lloyd, and Will Roland – as well as the creative team, including Oscar-winning songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.

In a new interview with Teen Vogue, Ben was asked to reveal the biggest lie he’s ever told as the Broadway musical is based on a lie that his character tells.

Ben opened up about being at sleep-away camp when the fifth Harry Potter book came out. All the kids’ parents sent them copies of the book, except his didn’t.

“In the middle of the night, I took another kid’s copy from my bunk and wrote my name in it, and put it on my bunk bed,” Ben said. “And then in the morning he just assumed that he lost his and assumed that mine had come in the mail and I completely got away with it. It certainly ate away at me – enough that I can still remember it, but I have never come clean. I don’t even remember his full name. I know it’s also Ben, which is why I thought to take his. So if he’s reading this, I’m really sorry and I hope you got to read the fifth Harry Potter.”

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Zac Efron Wishes Good Luck to 'La La Land' Songwriters Ahead of Golden Globes 2017!

Zac Efron is rooting for La La Land to win big at tomorrow’s Golden Globes!

The 29-year-old actor took to his Twitter to wish La La Land‘s music composers – Benj Pasek and Justin Paul – good luck at the upcoming awards show.

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“Okay! #GoldenGlobes, you can borrow @pasekandpaul but we need them back on Monday. Fingers crossed #LaLaLand #TheHandsomeGuysinthemiddle” Zac tweeted along with the below pic of himself with Benj and Justin – along with close friend Hugh Jackman!

Zac and Hugh recently began filming their new film The Greatest Showman – where Benj and Justin are composing the music for the biographical musical drama film.

La La Land is nominated for seven Golden Globes including Best Musical or Comedy and Best Original Score.

Nicole Kidman & Matt Bomer Mingle with Athletes at Gold Meets Golden Event!

Nicole Kidman hosted a star-studded event during Golden Globes Weekend that brought together the entertainment and sports worlds into one room.

The Golden Globe nominated actress was joined by lots of stars at the Gold Meets Golden event held at Equinox Sports Club on Saturday (January 7) in West Los Angeles.

Also in attendance were Matt Bomer, Aja Naomi King, Armie Hammer, Christian Slater, Cuba Gooding Jr., good friends Rumer Willis and Brian Justin Crum, and La La Land songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul.

The event was held to celebrate the Golden Globes and also promote Los Angeles’ bid to host the Olympic and Paralympic Games in 2024.

FYI: Matt is wearing Ermenegildo Zegna.

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Emma Stone Says Humor Helps Lighten Her Sensitive Side

Emma Stone appreciates humor for a lot of reasons.

The 28-year-old La La Land actress recently opened up about how it helps her cope with her more sensitive side.

“Humor has always been my great joy because I have this sensitive makeup. I think it helps me to be around people who can make light of situations that I’m taking too seriously,” Emma told Backstage.com. “As I get older, I understand that I’m lucky to be sensitive. For a long time, I think I rejected that part of myself, because it’s painful. But it’s really nice to just admit what you’re going through, because it frees other people up to admit what they’re going through as well.”

Pictured: Emma attends a La La Land luncheon, hosted by Bulleit Bourbon, with the film’s songwriting team of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, writer/director Damien Chazelle, composer Justin Hurwitz, and editor Tom Cross at Le Coucou on Sunday (November 27) in New York City.

FYI: Emma is wearing a The Row top and skirt with Jimmy Choo shoes.

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