'Croods 2' Leads Box Office; Discovery Grows Streaming Subscribers; Daft Punk Breaks Up

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February 22, 2021

'The Croods 2' Leads Depleted U.S. Box Office

"The Croods: A New Age," which debuted theatrically last November, was the No. 1 movie in the country.

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Discovery Surpasses 11 Million Streaming Subscribers

Discovery revealed early subscription numbers for its newly launched SVOD service, Discovery Plus.

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Daft Punk Has Split Up, Publicist Confirms

Daft Punk, one of the most popular and influential groups to emerge in the past 30 years, have split up, their publicist confirms.

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Starz Picks Up Watergate Series Starring Julia Roberts and Sean Penn, Recasts Armie Hammer

Starz has picked up "Gaslit," an anthology series from creator and showrunner Robbie Pickering based on the Slate podcast "Slow Burn."

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'Operation Varsity Blues,' Netflix Documentary on College Admissions Scandal, Debuting in March

Netflix will release "Operation Varsity Blues," a documentary about the college bribery scandal, from the director of "Fyre."

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U.K. Freelancers Appeal to ITV Over Piers Morgan's Social Media Conduct

A Twitter spat between Piers Morgan and an industry campaigner has resulted in an open letter requesting that ITV denounce bullying.

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'Allen v. Farrow': 10 Shocking Revelations From the HBO Documentary Series

The HBO documentary series “Allen v. Farrow” provides a number of revelations in the much-covered scandal that erupted in 1992.

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How David Dobrik Hopes to Use Internet Fame to Break Into Late-Night TV

Social media star David Dobrik wants to be a late-night talk show host like Jimmy Fallon, so he built his own studio in his house.

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Nickelodeon Plans a Kids Upfront That Really Is For Children

Nickelodeon plans to turn its annual "TV upfront" showcase into an event that ad executives can enjoy with their children

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Zack Snyder Won't Get Paid for HBO Max's 'Justice League,' Hasn't Seen Joss Whedon's Version

Key takeaways from Vanity Fair's look at Zack Snyder's fight to get his version of "Justice League" to screens.

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Here's How 'The Simpsons' Brought Back the Late Marcia Wallace to Say Goodbye to Mrs. Krabappel

Marcia Wallace, who voiced Bart's teacher Edna Krabappel, died in 2013. On Sunday, "The Simpsons" found a way to properly say goodbye.

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