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Originally posted 03/11/2014 11:20AM
Olivia Munn is known for her role as a brilliant and quirky financial reporter on The Newsroom, and as it turns out, that knowledge isn't all an act.
"I had to study quite a bit for this role," she told PEOPLE at Saturday night's South By Southwest (SXSW) comedy opening party hosted by Late Night with Seth Meyers in Austin, Texas.
"I'm not quite at Sloan's level; I'd say I could possibly teach seventh grade economics," she adds, referring to her character, Sloan Sabbith. The upcoming third season of The Newsroom will be its last, HBO announced in January.
Originally posted 10/24/2013 04:30PM
There was no lack of beauty on Seth Meyers and Alexi Ashe's wedding day.
The scenery of the couple's nuptials – Martha's Vineyard in Massachusetts – was peaceful and picturesque, covered with trees and flowers.
The Ralph Lauren Black Label-dressed groom, 39, and custom Carolina Herrera-clad bride were joined by friends and family in the intimate ceremony, including Olivia Munn, Allison Williams, Kristen Wiig, Amy Poehler and a handful of other current SNL stars and alumni.
Originally posted 10/07/2013 08:10AM
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Originally posted 08/31/2013 01:35PM
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Originally posted 07/20/2013 04:45PM
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Originally posted 07/14/2013 03:20AM
Hollywood was left stunned Saturday at the news that 31-year-old Glee star Cory Monteith was found dead in a Vancouver hotel room.
"Speechless," Taylor Swift Tweeted. "And for the worst reason."
Glee's executives producers released a joint statement: “We are deeply saddened by this tragic news. Cory was an exceptional talent and an even more exceptional person. He was a true joy to work with and we will all miss him tremendously. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and loved ones."
Here's how Hollywood paid tribute to Monteith on social media:
Originally posted 06/26/2013 12:05PM
On Wednesday, two rulings on same-sex marriage by the U.S. Supreme Court made history.
Originally posted 06/19/2013 11:00AM
If you thought you were the only one who adored Channing Tatum, think again.
PEOPLE's Sexiest Man Alive can now add a few famous fans to his list of admirers, specifically Miley Cyrus, Matt Damon, Jamie Foxx, Olivia Munn and Gabourey Sidibe, who all appeared in a hilarious video paying tribute to the Magic Mike star on Tuesday's episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live.
Originally posted 04/24/2013 08:00PM
Olivia Munn is happy to travel thousands of miles to visit the home country of her boyfriend, The Killing's Joel Kinnaman, who grew up in Sweden.
But she draws the line at savoring Swedish cuisine.
"I don't think there are any Swedish restaurants in L.A. The Swedish food I've seen is, like, pickled fish that can live outside the refrigerator for, like, a day," she tells PEOPLE Tuesday at the Time 100 Gala to celebrate Time's list of the 100 Most Influential People in the World.
Originally posted 01/09/2013 09:50PM
It was a familiar feeling for Taylor Swift Wednesday night – and no, not just because she was on stage receiving an award.
Her acceptance of the People's Choice Award for favorite country artist was met with a minor interruption, thanks to presenter Olivia Munn.
More than three years since she was notoriously interrupted by Kanye West at the 2009 MTV Video Music Awards, perhaps the recently single superstar was just a little more prepared this time around.
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