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See the complete list of winners from the 2017 Billboard Music Awards

The 2017 Billboard Music Awards were well underway at the T-Mobile Arena in Las Vegas on Sunday evening with Drake being the night’s biggest winner with 13 awards, breaking Adele’s record for the artist with the most in a single year. You can check out the complete list of last night’s winners below. Top Artist: Adele Beyonce Justin Bieber The …

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The ‘Nuggs for Carter’ kid is finally getting his free chicken nuggets (and a Guinness World Record)

You remember Carter Wilkerson, right? He’s the 16-year-old kid who took to his Twitter back in April and asked Wendy’s how many retweets it would take to win free chicken nuggets for a year. Their response? “18 million,” to which Wilkerson responded, “Consider it done.” Fast forward a couple of months later, and Wilkerson is now the most retweeted tweet …

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I talked to Jacob Staudenmaier, the Arizona kid who invited Emma Stone to his high school prom

This article originally appeared as an exclusive story on Silver Screen Beat. Prepare to begin questioning the accomplishments of your own life after you read about Jacob Staudenmaier, a 17-year-old high school student from Phoenix, Arizona who loves making and watching movies, aspires to go to film school after he graduates and recently asked Oscar-winning actress Emma Stone to his …

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INTERVIEW: ‘Car Dogs’ director Adam Collis talks new movie, ASU Film Spark, and more

It was around 2002 when Scottsdale, Arizona native Mark King left Arizona State University and embarked on a journey to Los Angeles to begin his career in the film industry. Once he arrived, he was introduced to director Adam Collis with whom he was taking a filmmaking class while working on an early short version of his screenplay for Car …

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‘Power Rangers’ take the mound at Tempe Spring Training Game for first pitch

Before the Los Angeles Angels took on the Chicago Cubs at yesterday’s Spring Training Game at Tempe Diablo Stadium, it was morphin’ time! Naomi Scott (Pink Ranger), Dacre Montgomery (Red Ranger), and Ludi Lin (Black Ranger) from Saban’s Power Rangers were in Phoenix yesterday to promote the upcoming film which will hit theaters later this month, where they threw out …

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Grammys 2017: See the complete list of the night’s big winners

The 59th Annual Grammy Awards were held at Staples Center in Los Angeles on Sunday evening with Adele being the night’s biggest winner, taking home five Grammys, including Record of the Year for 25, Song of the Year for “Hello,” and Album of the Year, beating out Beyoncé’s Lemonade. You can check out the complete list of winners (via NPR) …

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Justin Bieber celebrates the history of the touchdown in T-Mobile Super Bowl ad

You may get a little Bieber fever while watching the big game this weekend. Justin Bieber takes the spotlight in T-Mobile’s 60-second Super Bowl ad featuring the singer, who calls himself a “celebration expert,” walking us through the history of the touchdown celebration. The commercial’s all-star cast also features Rob Gronkowski and Terrell Owens. In reality, we’re just wondering how …

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New on Netflix in February 2017: ‘Sausage Party,’ ‘Finding Dory,’ and more

Yesterday was the first official day of February and with it came just a handful of the many new arrivals that will be hitting Netflix this month including Disney’s box office smash Finding Dory, The Blair Witch Project, Twilight, Babe, and more. Want the complete list of what’s coming to the streaming service this month? Check it out below along …

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Oscars 2017: See the complete list of this year’s nominees

The nominations for the 89th Academy Awards were announced this morning with La La Land unsurprisingly stealing the show with a whopping 14 nominations which tied the jazz-infused musical with the record held by All About Eve and Titanic. Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs was joined by Oscar-winning and nominated Academy members to announce the nominees including Demian Bichir, Dustin Lance Black, …

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