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ABC/Bob D'Amico(LOS ANGELES) -- Pharrell Williams and black-ish creator Kenya Barris are developing a stage musical based on the Juneteenth African-American holiday, which celebrates the final day of slavery in the U.S.: June 19, 1865.

“I dream about projects like this," Pharrell said, according to “Juneteenth will change culture and change history. We couldn’t sign up fast enough.

Barris will write the dialogue with Peter Saji, with whom he's worked on black-ish. Pharrell will compose and produce the music.

“The acknowledgement and celebration of Juneteenth as an American and possibly international holiday is something that I would put in the life goals column for me,” Barris said. “For Peter and me to be able to team up with Pharrell on such an important project like this is something that neither of us in a billion years would have thought possible."

Last year, a black-ish episode titled "Juneteenth" imagined the Johnson family celebrating the holiday in 1865.

"For us, this project isn’t about numbers; it’s about humanity,” Barris added. “Slavery is America’s recessive gene and it’s time we all dealt with it and what better way to have an audience swallow this dose of medicine than with amazing music and raw, honest, jaw-dropping comedy?”

Pharrell and Barris haven't yet revealed when they plan to debut the musical.

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Paramount Network(NEW YORK) -- Kevin Costner is no stranger to Westerns, starring in films like Dances with Wolves and Silverado. Now, he’s taking on the modern-day Western in the new Paramount Network series, Yellowstone.

Costner plays John Dutton, a fifth-generation rancher defending his sprawling Montana property from land developers while dealing with dysfunctional relationships with his four adult children.  He tells ABC Radio this project “stands alone” from the other Westerns he’s done, thanks to the writing by Taylor Sheridan, who also directed the series’ 10 episodes, and its authentic Montana setting.

“We're shooting in a place called the Bitter Root Valley, which is where Lewis and Clark went through, so you realize so much history and so much beauty,” Costner says. “I kinda think of it as the Garden of Eden.”

He adds, “For me, it just stood alone in terms of its writing. Where it's being shot is just kind of like the icing on the cake.”

As beautiful as the landscape may be, Dutton has to come to terms with the fact that not all his children may want a future on the ranch.

“The generations that have come before, they never thought that there was anything in front of them other than the ranch,” Costner says. “But [Dutton’s] children see how big the world is and being stuck on a ranch -- no matter how beautiful [he] think[s] it is -- is maybe not necessarily what they want.” 

Yellowstone premieres tonight at 9 p.m. ET on the Paramount Network.

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Photo by Clemens Bilan/Getty ImagesOnce again, George and Amal Clooney are supporting an emerging cause with cash.  The celebrity couple just announced they're donating $100,000 to help immigrant children in the U.S.

The donation was made to The Young Center for Immigrant Children's Rights, the website for which declares their mission is to "promote the best interests of unaccompanied immigrant children with due regard to the child’s expressed wishes, according to the Convention on the Rights of the Child and state and federal law."

The donation comes via the Clooney Foundation for Justice, founded two years ago by the Clooneys to support causes they determine are worthwhile.  It's in response to the ongoing Trump administration policy of separating the children of illegal immigrants to the U.S. from their families and detaining them indefinitely.

In a statement about the donation, the Clooneys say: “At some point in the future our children will ask us: ‘Is it true, did our country really take babies from their parents and put them in detention centers?’  And when we answer yes, they’ll ask us what we did about it. What we said. Where we stood. We can’t change this administration’s policy but we can help defend the victims of it.”

This isn't the first time this year the Clooneys have made a sizeable donation to a cause they deemed important.  A week after last February's mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, FL, the Clooneys announced they were donating $500,000 to support the survivors' then-planned March for Our Lives anti-gun demonstration.

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Jerritt Clark/Getty Images for Remy Martin(LOS ANGELES) -- Khloé Kardashian and Tristan Thompson returned to Los Angeles over the weekend to continue working on their relationship -- with the full support of her family and friends, a source tells Entertainment Tonight.

“[Tristan] has a home in L.A. too, but the plan is to live together as a family at Khloé’s home as they continue to work on their relationship,” says the insider. “Everyone is back on board -- friends, family and Khloé have all forgiven him and are giving him this second chance -- and so far it’s been working for them.”

The 27-year-old Cleveland Caveliers basketball player allegedly cheated on the Keeping Up with the Kardashians star multiple times while she was pregnant. Khloé, 33, had been living in Cleveland since giving birth to their daughter, True, in April.

The source adds that Khloé thinks her decision to stay in Cleveland, rather than rushing back to L.A. after the cheating scandal, was an important step in rebuilding their relationship.

“Her family was obviously very concerned when the scandal broke and they wanted her to come home, [but] she decided to stay and is so happy she did,” according to source. "She loved her time in Cleveland and believes it was essential to their relationship to be together as a family unit during that time. Those are important months as a parent and she is grateful they experienced that as a team.”

On Tuesday, the couple was photographed at a McDonald's drive-thru. A day earlier, they hung out with Khloé's sister, Kendall Jenner, and mother Kris Jenner's boyfriend, Corey Gamble.

Kardashian shared a photo on Instagram of a teddy bear and balloons that read, "Welcome home Khloé and True," courtesy of her sister Kylie Jenner.

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MGM/Warner Bros. Pictures(HOLLYWOOD) -- It's all about family drama, and a new surprise opponent, in the just-released trailer for Creed 2.

Sylvester Stallone and Michael B. Jordan reprise their roles as Rocky Balboa and Adonis Johnson, respectively, with Adonis apparently taking a hard hit in the ring that puts him in the hospital and has his family concerned for his future if he fights again. 

And there's a new contender Johnson's itching to fight -- Vitor Drago, the son of the brutal Russian fighter Ivan Drago, the character played by Dolph Lundgren in 1985's Rocky IV.

"Listen to me, this guy is dangerous," Rocky tells Adonis.

"You don't think I can beat him," Adonis replies.  But something tells us Adonis just might win.

Lundgren returns for Creed 2, with Florian Munteanu playing his son.  Tessa Thompson and Phylicia Rashad are also back for the sequel, which opens November 21.

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ABC/Eric McCandless(LOS ANGELES) -- Eva Longoria has welcomed a son, the actress confirms to Hola! USA.

The boy, named Santiago Enrique Bastón, is Longoria and husband José Bastón’s first child together. Bastón, the president of Televisa, has three children from a previous marriage.

Baby Santiago reportedly arrived Tuesday at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, weighing 6 lbs, 13 oz. Hola posted the first photo of the newborn, cradled against his mother's chest.

Longoria confirmed her pregnancy back in December. She and Bastón were married in May of 2016.

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ABC Image Group/LA(LOS ANGELES) -- After announcing his intention to leave Fox over its news division’s support of President Donald Trump’s immigration policies, Modern Family co-creator Steve Levitan has revised his position.

“I have great respect and admiration for Dana Walden, Gary Newman, Peter Rice, and everyone at 20th Century Fox Studios who have all treated me so well for almost 2 decades,” Levitan said in a statement provided by his agent, UTA’s Jay Sures, obtained by Variety. “For now, I will take some time to see where those people land, and at that point, make a decision about my future.”

Earlier, Levitan had tweeted, "Fox Studio has been a wonderful home for most of my career - so many amazing people there who share the concerns about @FoxNews but aren’t in the position to speak out.

"I have no problem with fact-based conservatism (such as WSJ), but @FoxNew’s 23-hour-a-day support of the NRA, conspiracy theories and Trump’s lies gets harder to swallow every day as I drive onto that lot to make a show about inclusion," he continued.

Levitan concluded the series of tweets by writing, "I look forward to seeing #ModernFamily through to the end and then, sale or no sale, setting up shop elsewhere."

Levitan's overall deal with 20th Century Fox Television is set to expire in 2019.

The studio's future is currently up in the air, as the Walt Disney Company and Comcast compete to acquire the bulk of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment businesses. Fox News is not included in the sale.

Disney is the parent company of ABC News.

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ABC/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) -- Academy Award winner Kevin Costner stopped by Good Morning America on Tuesday to dish on his new show, Yellowstone, while also celebrating the 25th anniversary of The Bodyguard -- the hit movie in which he co-starred with the late Whitney Houston.

Costner opened up about why The Bodyguard still resonates with fans today.

"We want that level of security -- who cares for us, who loves us, who would stand in front of us, who would stand for us, but the reality is, we have this little songbird, Whitney, who had this big voice that came out of her and it was her first movie ... she was so beautiful and I thought, 'Well, this is the girl for me,'" he said.

Costner played former secret service agent Frank Farmer in the 1992 film.

"It was a really important moment in her life and her career and we'll always be locked together that way," Costner added.

Costner will also be appearing in a documentary on the late star titled, Whitney

"There's something about Whitney for the worldwide fame that she had...there were times when she didn't think she was pretty enough, she didn't think she was good enough and the rest of us are going, 'Really? Whitney, you have it,'" Costner recalled. "I'm always really careful the things I do say about her simply because sometimes, things are just yours."

Meanwhile, in the series Yellowstone, Costner plays John Dutton, whose family controls the largest ranch in the United States.

"I never start anything that I don't think has a chance to be great and Yellowstone was all of that and so I hope you do check it out," Costner said of the western.

Yellowstone premieres Wednesday on Paramount Network.

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ABC/Paula Lobo(LOS ANGELES) -- After fourteen weeks at the box office, Ava DuVernay's fantasy film, A Wrinkle in Time has officially crossed the 100 million mark.

According to the Box Office Mojo, the movie has grossed over $132.1 million worldwide. With her accomplishment, DuVernay becomes the first black woman to direct a $100 million-grossing film and the 13th black director to hit that milestone overall.

That includes Ryan Coogler, F. Gary Gray, Tim Story, Keenan Ivory Wayans, Jordan Peele, Malcolm D. Lee, John Singleton, Clark Johnson, Lee Daniels, Antoine Fuqua, Sidney Poitier and Peter Ramsey.

Disney's A Wrinkle in Time, which stars Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Gugu Mbatha-Raw, Mindy Kaling, Reese Witherspoon and Chris Pine, follows a young girl named Meg Murry, her brother and her friend as they journey through space and time to find Meg's father.

A Wrinkle in Time is now available for home viewing.

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Credit: Brian Douglas(NEW YORK) -- Gotti isn’t about to take those bad reviews lying down.

The biopic about notorious mobster John Gotti, starring John Travolta in the title role, is hitting back at its critics via its official Twitter page.

The Gotti Twitter account tweeted a new video promo for the film, which includes the message, “Audiences loved Gotti. Critics put out the hit. Who would you trust more? Yourself or a troll behind a keyboard?”

The video was posted along with the caption, “Audiences loved Gotti but critics don’t want you to see it…The question is why??? Trust the people and see it for yourself!”

In another tweet, the account posted a video that included positive fan reactions, with the caption, "Hear it from the PEOPLE!"

Gotti received a zero percent score on Rotten Tomatoes from critics following its Friday release, but its audience score on the site is at 74 percent. The film only made $1.6 million in its opening weekend.

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Photo by Michael Desmond © 2018 Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. / Courtesy of OWN(MIAMI BEACH) -- Tonight, OWN will premiere Love Is ____, the scripted relationship drama from Mara Brock Akil and her husband/producing partner, Salim Akil. The series, inspired by the couple's real-life relationship journey, follows Michele Weaver as Nuri and Will Catlett as Yasir and how the two unexpectedly fell in love while pursuing their careers.

"It definitely was one of those things where I'm glad the way that I came in I didn't over research her," Weaver tells ABC Radio, referring to series creator Mara Brock Akil. "I really was more of like, "OK, what's on the page? Let me just go in and be live." And I'm glad that I did that because I feel like if I came in and was trying to impersonate someone... it would have lost the authenticity."

For Catlett, it was a bit more challenging to become Mara's husband, Salim.  "That was my biggest struggle," he says. "Because Salim and I... we're a lot alike. And then, at the same time, Mara has her mirror that she sees too. So at some point I just had to surrender."

Like Catlett, Mara Brock Akil says she also yielded to the process and opened up when it came to her character. In fact, she says the series, among other things, taught her just how "brave" she was in creating the character Nuri, as well as the importance of love.

"Love is ___ is our offering to talk about how to keep love, not only in our romantic lives, but... our love to our dreams, our love to our co-workers, our love to our family members, our love to our friends," Mara Brock Akil says. "[I]t's time to put that back out into the world."

Love Is ____ premieres tonight at 10 p.m. ET on OWN.

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TM & © 2017 Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation. All rights reserved.(HOLLYWOOD) -- No fortune teller machine needed: Big is all grown up and turning 30.

The 1988 Tom Hanks comedy flick, about a 13-year-old boy who has his wish granted to “be big,” is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year with a return to theaters.  It was released in the U.S. June 3, 1988.

Big will play in more than 700 theaters across the U.S. for two days only, on July 15 and July 18 at 2 p.m. 7 p.m. each day. Theater and ticket information can be found on the Fathom Events website.

Big, directed by Penny Marshall, scored Hanks his first Oscar nomination for Best Actor. It also loosely inspired the 2004 Jennifer Garner film, 13 Going on 30.

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BBC America(HOLLYWOOD) -- Newcomer series Killing Eve, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and GLOW are among the nominees for this year’s TCA Awards, Variety reports.

BBC America’s Sandra Oh drama Killing Eve scored the most nominations with five, following by the just-concluded series The Americans, with four. Atlanta, Barry, The Good Place, The Handmaid’s Tale and The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel all tied for three nominations apiece.

The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story, GLOW and This Is Us each earned double nods.

BET host Robin Thede will emcee the 34th annual ceremony, which will take place on August 4 in Beverly Hills. The TCA Awards honors the top series, producers and performances of the past year, as chosen by the Television Critics Association.

Here is the full list of nominees:

Jodie Comer, Killing Eve – BBC America
Darren Criss, The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story – FX
Elisabeth Moss, The Handmaid’s Tale – Hulu
Sandra Oh, Killing Eve – BBC America
Matthew Rhys, The Americans – FX
Keri Russell, The Americans – FX

Pamela Adlon, Better Things – FX
Rachel Bloom, Crazy Ex-Girlfriend – The CW
Rachel Brosnahan, The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – Amazon
Ted Danson, The Good Place – NBC
Donald Glover, Atlanta – FX (2017 Winner in Category)
Bill Hader, Barry – HBO

Alias Grace – Netflix
The Assassination of Gianni Versace: American Crime Story – FX
Howards End – Starz
Patrick Melrose – Showtime
The Tale – HBO
Twin Peaks: The Return – Showtime

Barry – HBO
Counterpart – Starz
GLOW – Netflix
Killing Eve – BBC America
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – Amazon
Mindhunter – Netflix

The Americans– FX
The Crown – Netflix
The Good Fight – CBS All Access
The Handmaid’s Tale – Hulu (2017 Winner in Category)
Killing Eve – BBC America
This Is Us – NBC

Atlanta – FX (2017 Winner in Category)
Barry – HBO
GLOW – Netflix
The Good Place – NBC
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel – Amazon
One Day at a Time – Netflix

The Americans – FX
Atlanta – FX
The Good Place – NBC
The Handmaid’s Tale – Hulu (2017 Winner in Category)
Killing Eve – BBC America
This Is Us – NBC

Anthony Bourdain: Parts Unknown – CNN
60 Minutes – CBS
Blue Planet 2 – BBC America
The Rachel Maddow Show – MSNBC
The Vietnam War – PBS
Wild Wild Country – Netflix

The Great British Baking Show – PBS
Nailed It! – Netflix
Project Runway – Lifetime
Queer Eye – Netflix
RuPaul’s Drag Race – VH1

Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood – PBS Kids
Elena of Avalor – Disney Channel
Muppet Babies – Disney Junior
Odd Squad – PBS Kids
Sesame Street – HBO
Sofia the First – Disney Junior

Full Frontal with Samantha Bee – TBS
Jimmy Kimmel Live – ABC
Last Week Tonight with John Oliver – HBO
Late Night with Seth Meyers – NBC
The Late Show with Stephen Colbert – CBS
Saturday Night Live – NBC

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Freeform/Ed Herrera(NEW YORK) -- On last week’s two-hour season premiere of The Bold Type, we saw ambitious young writer Jane Sloan fail spectacularly at her cool, new digital job after leaving women’s magazine Scarlet. In tonight’s episode, actress Katie Stevens tells us we’re going to see how Jane picks up the pieces.

“I talked to the writers about how it was really important to me for Jane to fail this season because she’s such a perfectionist and I don’t think she’s ever really had an experience in her life where she has failed at a giant level,” she tells ABC Radio.

Type A Jane, as it turns out, isn’t so great at being unemployed.

“We’re gonna see her kind of try to figure out what kind of writer she is and where she feels that she belongs...but I think it’s always gonna come back to the fact of what she always knew in her gut, which is that she loves Scarlet,” Stevens says.

It's also a plus that Jane’s two best friends, Sutton and Kat -- played by Meghann Fahy and Aisha Dee, respectively -- still work there. Stevens says the trio is such good friends in real life that some of their inside jokes actually make it into the show.

“We say, ‘That’s gonna be a no from me, dawg,’ and the girls say that because I was on American Idol and it’s Randy Jackson,” Stevens says. “So there are minor little things that make it into the show that are from things that we make fun of each other or we make jokes in real life and we think they’re hysterical so we try to fit them into the show.” 

The Bold Type airs tonight at 8 p.m. ET on Freeform.

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Matthew Welch/AMC (LOS ANGELES) -- As Andrew Lincoln prepares to exit AMC's The Walking Dead, Jon Bernthal, who played former police officer Shane Walsh during the show's first two seasons, is set to return, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

It'll be a neat trick, given that Bernthal's character dies at the end of season two. Details on how The Walking Dead's producers and writers plan to bring Bernthal back have yet to be revealed, but the most likely scenario would be a flashback.

Bernthal's return, however, would likely be brief: his current starring role on Netflix's The Punisher, in which he  plays Frank Castle, reportedly limits how many episodes he could appear in on TWD.  Word is, three would be the maximum.

Season nine of The Walking Dead premieres on AMC this fall.  

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