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Tom Hanks Is Named America's Favorite Movie Star – for the Fifth Time!

Tom Hanks Is Named America's Favorite Movie Star – for the Fifth Time!

Originally posted 01/30/2016 10:00AM

Tom Hanks takes the top, again!

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Denzel Washington Delivers Charming Speech – with Help from His Family – at Golden Globes

Originally posted 01/10/2016 10:30PM

Denzel Washington has taken home another Golden Globe.

The actor, 61, accepted the Cecil B. DeMille award, which is presented annually to an individual who has made "an incredible impact on the world of entertainment."

Washington thanked the crowd as he was flanked by his family onstage. He appeared to be ad libbing as he thanked his family for support.

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FROM EW: Denzel Washington to Helm Episode of Grey's Anatomy

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FROM EW: Denzel Washington to Helm Episode of Grey's Anatomy

Originally posted 10/13/2015 05:00PM

The two-time Oscar winner will direct season 12's ninth episode in late October

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Boys & Girls Clubs' National Youth of the Year Winner Honored by Denzel Washington, Sherri Shepherd and More: 'It Saved My Life When I Didn't Think My Life Was Worth Living'

Boys & Girls Clubs' National Youth of the Year Winner Honored by Denzel Washington, Sherri Shepherd and More: 'It Saved My Life When I Didn't Think My Life Was Worth Living'

Originally posted 10/02/2015 03:30PM

As a child, Whitney Stewart didn't believe her life was worth living. In fact, she didn't think she'd make it past the age of 14. But this week, the Florida teen demonstrated she has transformed the many negatives in her life into positives. As a community leader and motivator, she was selected as the 2015 National Youth of the Year by the Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

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Internet Realizes Ballers Star Is Denzel Washington's Very Attractive Son, Freaks Out: 'Look at What God Did'

Internet Realizes Ballers Star Is Denzel Washington's Very Attractive Son, Freaks Out: 'Look at What God Did'

Originally posted 09/05/2015 12:45PM

One person put it very succinctly: "Wait a damn minute Ricky from Ballers is Denzel Washington's son" – followed by a string of emoticons, with eyes full of hearts.

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Filed Under: HBO, Denzel Washington
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The Best (and Weirdest) Advice from 2015's Famous Commencement Speakers | Matthew McConaughey

The Best (and Weirdest) Advice from 2015's Famous Commencement Speakers

Originally posted 05/18/2015 05:15PM

Graduation season is well underway, as many colleges and universities across the country have already celebrated, and said farewell, to the class of 2015. No graduation ceremony would be complete without a commencement address, often done by a renowned guest.

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We Created the Über-Sexiest Man Alive

We Created the Über-Sexiest Man Alive

Originally posted 11/03/2014 03:00PM

Who's your favorite of PEOPLE's Sexiest Men Alive?

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The Movie Buzz: Surprises and Scores at the Toronto International Film Festival | Benedict Cumberbatch, Eddie Redmayne, Tom Hardy

The Hottest Movies – and Stars – at the Toronto International Film Festival

Originally posted 09/08/2014 02:25PM

"What have you seen?" It's the first question you get asked everywhere in Toronto – from the screening lines to the coffee bars, which I'm now hitting about eight times a day – and with the film festival hitting the halfway point, it's time to check in on the movie buzz.

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TIFF 2014: 10 Movies We Can't Wait to See at the Toronto Film Festival

TIFF 2014: 10 Movies We Can't Wait to See at the Toronto Film Festival

Originally posted 09/04/2014 06:15PM

So long, summer. See you next year, giant robots, CGI apes and men in tights. It's been a fun fling, Guardians of the Galaxy, but I need to explore a relationship with someone a little deeper. (But text me when you get to Netflix.)

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Jennifer Aniston, Robert Downey Jr. and Reese Witherspoon Headline the Toronto International Film Festival

Jennifer Aniston, Robert Downey Jr., Reese Witherspoon Headline the Toronto International Film Festival

Originally posted 07/22/2014 03:15PM

The Oscars don't take place until February next year, but for awards hopefuls like Robert Downey Jr., Reese Witherspoon and Steve Carell, the campaign starts in September at the Toronto International Film Festival.

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