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'Janet Jackson' tells the singer's story, but it's clear who's in control
Janet Jackson gave a documentary crew access for five years, but with Jackson and brother Randy Jackson serving as executive producers the resulting project, "Janet Jackson," feels too conspicuously like a licensed product. Addressing some uncomfortable parts of her biography but sidestepping others, it's pretty obvious who's in control here.

A look back at Janet Jackson's life in the spotlight
Janet Jackson is retaking control of her own narrative.

Bob Saget's daughter shares heartfelt tribute to her dad
Bob Saget's daughter wrote a touching tribute to honor her late father, who died earlier this month at age 65.

'Shang-Chi' star Simu Liu voices support for vaccines after revealing he lost grandparents to Covid
Simu Liu, the star of Marvel's "Shang-Chi," is voicing his support for Covid-19 vaccines after revealing he lost his grandparents to the virus.

The Sussexes' streaming shake-up
It looks like it's all systems go for Harry and Meghan as the new year gets underway.

'The Mighty Ducks' star Shaun Weiss celebrates two years sober with striking before-and-after photos
"The Mighty Ducks" star Shaun Weiss has celebrated a two-year sobriety milestone in his battle against methamphetamine addiction with an inspiring transformation picture.

Caesars Palace is scrambling to book artists after Adele postpones residency
It's been one week since Adele announced the postponement of her Las Vegas residency.

'The Afterparty' turns its comedic murder mystery into more of an afterthought
Telling stories from shifting perspectives a la "Rashomon" has become pretty commonplace in premium-TV and streaming, from Showtime's "The Affair" to Netflix's "Clickbait." Enter "The Afterparty," an Apple TV+ comedy series with one murder, plenty of suspects and minimal intrigue -- the sort of show that's modestly entertaining but doesn't bring enough to the party.

Kristen Bell dials 'S' for 'silly' in 'The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window'
The title might be the funniest thing about "The Woman in the House Across the Street from the Girl in the Window," which is sort of the verbal equivalent of that "Spaceballs" visual gag where the spaceship just won't end. Beyond that, this Netflix series provides a fun showcase for Kristen Bell but only a marginal reason to spend eight episodes gazing at the TV.

'Pam & Tommy' blends nostalgia with amazing makeup to create a two-in-one miniseries
Once you get past the astonishing makeup and prosthetics, "Pam & Tommy" essentially functions as two miniseries in one, the first devoted to the central couple, and the latter to the hapless guy who turned them into a pioneering Internet sensation. The former works better, in a limited series that sprinkles social insight (if not quite enough) in with its salacious qualities and breezy nostalgia.

Taylor Lautner was scared to leave his house during the 'Twilight' craze
Taylor Lautner says that his rise to fame was not an easy one.

Evangeline Lilly says she attended the anti-vaccine mandate rally where Robert F. Kennedy Jr. spoke
Evangeline Lilly said she attended a rally against vaccine mandates in Washington, DC, last weekend -- the same event where Robert F. Kennedy Jr. invoked Nazi Germany and Anne Frank in a speech.

Spotify says it will remove Neil Young's music
Spotify will no longer stream the music of Neil Young. For what it's worth, he asked for it.

'Jeopardy!' champ ends impressive winning streak
It's game over for "Jeopardy!" champ Amy Schneider, but she has more than 1.3 million reasons to be grateful for her impressive run.

Tom Holland, Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire reunite to discuss 'Spider-Man: No Way Home'
To say "Spider-Man: No Way Home" has been a roaring success would be an understatement.

Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song are reportedly engaged
Macaulay Culkin and Brenda Song are engaged.

'The Book of Boba Fett' takes a detour into its 'Mandalorian' origins
"The Book of Boba Fett's" latest episode seemingly took a page from the Marvel universe, where movies and TV shows bleed into each other. In this case, that meant indulging in an episode-long detour from the title character to bring in some new (or rather, old) "muscle" for the final leg of his trek.

Cardi B wins defamation lawsuit against YouTuber Tasha K
Grammy award-winning rapper Cardi B won a lawsuit Monday against YouTuber Tasha K for defamation, invasion of privacy and intentional infliction of emotional distress, and was awarded a seven-figure sum in damages.

David Letterman set to appear on 'Late Night' for show's 40th anniversary
"Late Night" host Seth Meyers announced that David Letterman would return to the show for its 40th anniversary.

John Krasinski will direct Steve Carell in upcoming movie 'If'
They've left Dunder Mifflin behind, but not each other.

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Gamers prove their metal as rock stars
Jess Hu is a child care provider from Brooklyn, New York, but for 20 hours a week, she's a rock star. That's how much she estimates she plays the video game "Rock Band."

Comedian is living in an Ikea store
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Texas town hopes to become UFO landing spot

Governor's son sells 'Don't Drop the Soap'
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Cops snag lotto ticket from accused drug dealer
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