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Donald Glover cast as young Lando Calrissian in “Han Solo” movie
The Cloud City cassanova was originally portrayed by Billy Dee Williams in 1980's "The Empire Strikes Back".
Chris Pine to join Disney’s star-studded “A Wrinkle in Time”
He joins newcomer Storm Reid, Oprah Winfrey, Reese Witherspoon and Mindy Kaling in the pic. Ava DuVernay is directing.
Allison Janney to star in “6 Degrees of Separation” on Broadway
Trip Cullman will direct the new staging of John Guare's critically acclaimed play, also starring John Benjamin Hickey.
Patricia Clarkson, Campbell Scott join Netflix's “House of Cards”
Details of their roles are being kept under wraps, though both will be featured heavily in the new season.
Newly discovered Tintoretto painting at focus of Dorotheum's auction
Exactly five hundred years after the death of Hieronymus Bosch, Dorotheum presented the “Inferno,” a painting by one of his followers.
Edvard Munch’s “Girls on the Bridge” to lead Sotheby’s NY auction
The lyrical work ranks as one of the most powerful paintings of his career, and has twice set a new world auction record for the artist at Sotheby’s.
NBC rebooting computer hacker movie “Sneakers”
“Sneakers” arrives as USA Network has found success with hacker drama “Mr. Robot,” which scored leading man Rami Malek an Emmy.
Momentum nabs Dakota Fanning, Guy Pearce’s Western “Brimstone”
The film tells the tale of a frontier woman who turns fugitive when she is wrongly accused of a crime she didn't commit.
Gorillaz tease their comeback with “The Book Of Murdoc”
The animated band made their online return last month across their social media accounts.
The Rolling Stones share new song, “Hate To See You Go”
“Blue & Lonesome” album also features covers of songs by Jimmy Reed, Willie Dixon, Eddie Taylor and Howlin’ Wolf.
“Seoul Station” follows hit “Train to Busan” with sales success
Kim Ki-duk’s “The Net,” which premiered in Venice and Toronto was sold to Italy’s Tucker Film and to Taiwan’s AV-JET.
Leonardo DiCaprio to star in Elvis Presley producer biopic
DiCaprio and Jennifer Davisson will be among an array of producers that will include Mick Jagger, Victoria Pearman, Steve Bing.
Gunmen in Armenia Surrender After 2-Week Standoff With Police
All 20 holdouts ended their occupation of a police compound in Yerevan, the capital, which they seized July 17 to demand the freedom of the leader of their opposition group.
Hostage Standoff at Yerevan Police Building in Armenia Enters 2nd Day
Militants, who are possibly holding five people, demanded that the government resign and that it release an opposition leader.
Police Station in Yerevan, Armenia, Attacked; 1 Dead, Hostages Taken
About 20 armed supporters of a jailed opposition leader attacked a police station in Armenia's capital on Sunday, killing one officer, wounding four and taking several others hostage, police said.
Pope Francis to Armenians: Seek Peace, but Never Forget Genocide
The pope prayed on Saturday at a national memorial for the genocide, and urged the country’s young people to become peacemakers.
Pope Francis Condemns ‘Genocide’ of Armenians Before Visit to Memorial
The pontiff’s previous use of the term in reference to the World War I-era mass killings of Armenians infuriated Armenia’s hostile neighbor Turkey.
A Mountain Village Beckons in Nagorno-Karabakh
A tiny village in Nagorno-Karabakh holds a powerful attraction for Anahit Hayrapetyan, an Armenian photographer who was born nearby.
Orphanage Founder From Africa Wins Prize in Memory of Armenian Genocide
Marguerite Barankitse defied death threats and saw unspeakable violence as she saved thousands of children from ethnic slaughters in the 1990s.
Despite Campaign Vow, Obama Declines to Call Massacre of Armenians ‘Genocide’
Critics say Mr. Obama, in an effort to curry favor with Turkey, has repeatedly ignored a campaign pledge he made in 2008.
1916: U.S. Aid for Armenian Refugees
From the International Herald Tribune archives: Armenian refugees are given aid by the United States in 1916.
Survivors of the Armenian Genocide
Nazik Armenakyan has made it her mission to document the dwindling number of people who survived the Armenian genocide a century ago.
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