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2014-01-23 08:26:53

Jon Hamm, Michelle Williams, Paul Rudd, Keri Russell, Bill Hader, Rosario Dawson, Salman Rushdie & Others Unite to Raise Funds NEW YORK, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Adrienne Shelly Foundation (ASF), a non-profit organization dedicated to the memory of actor/filmmaker Adrienne Shelly (Waitress), launched its 7(th) annual Celebrity Auction today with support from prominent celebrities across the entertainment, literary, sports, business and political arenas. The auction is open to bidders...

2010-09-16 11:46:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- The Adrienne Shelly Foundation (ASF), a non-profit organization dedicated to the memory of writer/director/actor Adrienne Shelly (WAITRESS, SERIOUS MOONLIGHT), today announced the roster for its third annual online auction fundraiser, which will go live on eBay on September 20 and run through Sept 30. The 50+ item catalogue features lunch dates with a diverse group of celebrities including Paul Rudd, Keri Russell, Jane Lynch, Michelle Williams, John...

2010-05-17 11:32:00

SANTA MONICA, Calif. and VANCOUVER, British Columbia, May 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- LIONSGATE® (NYSE: LGF), the leading next generation studio, has landed an initial 13-episode pickup order from FOX for its new comedy series RUNNING WILDE, produced in association with Tantamount Studios, Will Arnett, Peter Principato and Paul Young. Starring an ensemble cast led by Arnett and Keri Russell, the half-hour series will debut on FOX this fall, airing Tuesdays at 9:30 PM...

2008-12-03 12:46:00

The holiday season is one of the most beautiful and joyous times of the year, but with the increase in home cooking and electricity usage during these weeks, there is also an increased risk of home fires. According to the U.S. Fire Administration, nearly 47,000 fires occur nationally each year during the holidays, claiming more than 500 lives, causing more than 2,200 injuries, and costing $554 million in property damage. There are many precautions you can take to avoid a home fire....

2008-12-06 10:51:46

U.S. actress Amy Jo Johnson, who played Keri Russell's best friend on the series Felicity, has given birth to her first child, People reports on its Web site. Johnson, 38, gave birth to Francesca Christine Dec. 1. The baby's father is Johnson's fiance, Olivier Giner, 33. Johnson stars as Jules Callaghan on the CBS-TV series Flashpoint. She announced her pregnancy in June, People said.

2008-11-21 17:38:58

The U.S. television comedy series Scrubs is scheduled to move from NBC to ABC for its eighth season. The offbeat, medical sit-com will debut on its new network Jan. 6, ABC said Friday. Courteney Cox is scheduled to be a guest star in the first two episodes of the upcoming season. Beginning Monday, select episodes from the past seven seasons of Scrubs will be available online at www.abc.com in the site's full episode player. Four different episodes will be available each week leading up to the...

2008-10-12 00:00:17

By Rick Bentley Each year since 1998, I've compiled a "10 to Watch" list of actors on TV. These are actors on new network shows who have the potential to go on to bigger careers even if their new series fails. Past years have been easy. The first "10 to Watch" included Keri Russell, Kevin James and Sean Hayes. Even the cast of "That '70s Show" was singled out, and almost all of them have continued to work. This year was a nightmare. The lower number of new shows, 19, would have made the...

2008-10-03 00:00:15

By Guy Adams The new show from 'Lost' director JJ Abrams, a potent mix of weird science and skulduggery, will thrill Britain like it did America, says Guy Adams There are many ways to kick off a new television series, and very few of them will ever be completely original. But it's difficult to think of a screenwriter, living or otherwise, who has brazenly recycled an old dramatic device to quite the same effect as JJ Abrams. In 2004, the modish film-maker used an air crash to deposit...

2006-05-01 07:45:48

By Bob Tourtellotte LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - When widely hyped action flick "Mission: Impossible III" opens in the United States on Friday, Hollywood will be looking for clues to a billion-dollar question: Is Tom Cruise still one of cinema's biggest draws? If so, Cruise might earn a new nickname, "Teflon Tom," for his seemingly innate ability to bounce back from bad or eyebrow-raising publicity about his involvement with Scientology, romance with actress Katie Holmes, preparations...

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  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
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