Parkland shooting stirs 3 siblings to lives of activism
PARKLAND, Fla. (AP) — Last February, Matt Deitsch was living his dream studying at a California university. His brother, Ryan, was about to graduate from Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School and head to college, the natural next step for the middle child of a family in an affluent suburb. Sister Sam was halfway through her freshman year at the Parkland school.
Hollywood production sets filming day in Ohio city
HAMILTON, Ohio (AP) — Another Hollywood film is scheduled to film in an Ohio city.
Celebrities offer thanks, condolences in death of Stan Lee
Celebrities offer their thanks, remembrances and condolences in the death of Marvel legend Stan Lee, who died Monday at age 95.
"Sad, sad day. Rest In Power, Uncle Stan. You have made the world a better place through the power of modern mythology and your love of this messy business of being human..." The "Hulk" actor Mark Ruffalo, via Twitter.
Dave Matthews, Mark Ruffalo headline voter ID event
CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — Singer Dave Matthews and actor Mark Ruffalo are headlining a weekend event on the Standing Rock Indian Reservation to encourage tribal members to vote.
The concert event comes weeks after the U.S. Supreme Court declined to vacate a lower court ruling on North Dakota's voter ID law. It requires voters to show proof of a residential address, which tribal leaders argue are not always assigned on reservations. Critics say the law is a form of voter suppression.
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Matthews, Woodley, Ruffalo join Native vote campaign
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Musician Dave Matthews and actors Shailene Woodley and Mark Ruffalo are encouraging Native Americans to vote.
The Stand-N-Vote campaign launched Wednesday features the actors and American Indian comedian Auntie Beachress announcing a concert Saturday by Matthews and Ruffalo on the Standing Rock reservation.
NEW YORK (AP) — "Avengers: Infinity War" is poised to set a record for fastest film to rake in $1 billion in business.
The Walt Disney Co. said Saturday that the Marvel superhero saga had earned just under $975 million in global box office through Friday. Since the film earned nearly $70 million on Friday alone, the studio is confident it will pass the billion-dollar mark on Saturday, in 11 days.
Movie Minute: 'Avengers: Infinity War' eyes record opening weekend
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- There's "Avengers: Infinity War" and everybody else at theaters this weekend.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — Avengers star Mark Ruffalo said Thursday that his dual roles as Dr. Bruce Banner and the Hulk in the upcoming "Avengers: Infinity War" cleverly reflects the duality of anger.
"Our anger can open us to outrage, or anger can open us to do great things for people. Anger can be a positive motivating force," he told reporters Thursday while in Mexico City to promote the movie, which is set to open April 27.
Amy Adams is reportedly set to star in upcoming drama 'The True American'.
The 'Arrival' actress is said to be in talks with Annapurna Pictures over a role in the big screen adaptation of Anand Giridharadas' non-fiction book of the same name, set in Texas in the days after the 9/11 terror attacks.
Wakanda forever: ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ trailer goes back to the land of the Black Panther
Wakanda forever: 'Avengers: Infinity War' trailer goes back to the land of the Black Panther
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- You don't have to wait for the "Black Panther" sequel to go back to Wakanda. The Avengers are taking their fight to save humanity to the land of Vibranium.
Mark Ruffalo leads counter-event to Trump State of the Union
NEW YORK (AP) — Celebrities and activists have taken part in an evening of speeches and music in Manhattan billed as "The People's State of the Union."
Monday's event was planned in response to President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address on Tuesday.
It was held at The Town Hall, a historic venue founded as a meeting spot for suffragists more than 90 years ago.
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Ruffalo leads counter State of the Union
Mark Ruffalo, Alyssa Milano plan Trump counter events
NEW YORK (AP) — Mark Ruffalo, Lee Daniels, Michael Moore and Whoopi Goldberg are among celebrities who plan to attend an evening of speeches and music at "The People's State of the Union," billed as a "public alternative" to President Donald Trump's first State of the Union address.
The event is planned for Monday, the day before Trump's speech, at The Town Hall, an historic venue in Manhattan founded as a meeting spot for suffragists more than 90 years ago.
Mark Ruffalo, celebs attending ‘People’s State of the Union’ for ‘beautiful’ anti-Trump movement
Hollywood entertainers plan on attending a "People's State of the Union" event next week to celebrate the "resistance" movement against President Trump.
Jeremy Renner is up for a Hawkeye standalone movie but wants to do it sooner rather than later.
Mark Ruffalo is ‘disgusted’ with Trump’s monuments decision
ATLANTA (AP) — "Avengers" star Mark Ruffalo said he is disgusted with President Donald Trump's plan to shrink two sprawling Utah national monuments by nearly two-thirds.
Ruffalo told The Associated Press in a recent interview that Trump's decision was a "slap in the face" to Native Americans. Last week, the president signed two proclamations to reduce the Bears Ears National Monument by nearly 85 percent and cut Grand Staircase-Escalante National Monument by almost half.
The first trailer for 'Avengers: Infinity War' has been released.
Before 'Good Morning America' on Wednesday (11.29.17), the first trailer was finally released and reveals the epic scale on the upcoming movie and features snippets of all the characters set to appear in the movie.
How many superheroes can you spot in ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ trailer?
How many superheroes can you spot in 'Avengers: Infinity War' trailer?
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The first trailer for "Avengers: Infinity War" is out and, in a word, whoa!
Movie Minute: ‘Thor: Ragnarok’ leads trio of new films out this weekend
Movie Minute: 'Thor: Ragnarok' leads trio of new films out this weekend
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Marvel looks to provide a much-needed boost to the meh fall movie season thus far with the release of "Thor: Ragnarok."
What’s playing in Aiken for the weekend of Nov. 3?
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'Thor: Ragnarok' a rocking success (review)
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The third Thor movie successfully follows the winning Marvel Studios formula of action, humor, character development and more humor.
Tessa Thompson has revealed her part in 'Thor: Ragnarok' will be the Marvel Cinematic Universe's first LGBT character.
- Zendaya on Weinstein allegations: 'It's disgusting'
- Gabrielle Union hopes Weinstein scandal becomes day of reckoning for sexual predators
- Clooney hopes 'something good' will come from Weinstein allegations
- Streep, Lawrence and more stars react to Weinstein's ouster
- Jeff Bridges on Harvey Weinstein: 'his behavior was terrible.'
- Mark Ruffalo on Weinstein: ‘What Harvey did is wrong’
- Excerpts from George Clooney interview on Harvey Weinstein
- Mulligan and Farrell respond to Weinstein scandal
- Rita Moreno recounts sexual harrassment by studio exec
- Tessa Thompson on Weinstein: Why aren't men speaking out?
- Meryl Streep's full statement on Harvey Weinstein
- O'Donnell calls on women to speak out over abuse
- Jenkins on Weinstein allegations: 'You can't treat people like that. It's horrible'
- Dem senator: 'Makes sense' to reject Weinstein contributions
- Hemsworth on Weinstein allegations: 'It's horrible, it's awful'
Chris Hemsworth: ‘Don’t make me take my shirt off again’
Family affair for Hemsworth, Ruffalo on ‘Thor: Ragnarok’
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Actor Mark Ruffalo joins march against white supremacy
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. (AP) — Actor Mark Ruffalo has joined activists marching from Charlottesville, Virginia, to the nation's capital to condemn white supremacy recently on display in the Virginia city.
"The Avengers" star tweeted photos of himself Thursday in "The March to Confront White Supremacy."
Chris Hemsworth and Jeff Bridges are in talks to star in 'Bad Times at the El Royale'.
The duo are set to team up with filmmaker Drew Goddard - who directed Chris in the 2012 flick 'Cabin In The Woods' - for the new thriller, which is set to begin shooting in January.
RZA, Lou Ferrigno, others celebrate Stan Lee’s creativity
BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Stan Lee was the subject of a love fest Tuesday night, as actors, directors, artists and illustrators lauded the Marvel Comics legend for creating a vast universe of fantastic, flawed, righteous and relatable superheroes.
Mark Ruffalo, Aisha Tyler, Lou Ferrigno, RZA and comics creator Todd McFarlane were among the speakers at "Extraordinary: Stan Lee," a tribute hosted by Chris Hardwick and broadcast into more than 150 movie theaters across the country.
From yogurt to diapers, actors name their characters’ craziest merchandise
Filmmaker and activist Michael Moore led an audience from a Broadway theater to Trump Tower on Tuesday night to protest the president who was staying at his Fifth Avenue home.
Michael Moore leads audience of Broadway play to Trump Tower
NEW YORK (AP) — Michael Moore has led the audience of his Broadway play to Trump Tower to protest President Donald Trump's comments about the deadly violence in Charlottesville, Virginia.
On Facebook, Moore urged people to join him at the tower following Tuesday night's performance of his one-man show "The Terms of My Surrender" to "nonviolently express our rage."
Ruffalo: Hulk speaks like a 3-year-old
Hate speech doesn't work for any person or group in America. The result is always hurt. The shooting of Majority Whip Steve Scalise at a baseball practice is further proof. Here are some of the comments and other rhetoric that Sean Hannity recently remarked about on an evening broadcast and his...
Opening gross (inflation-adjusted): $225,832,300Total box office gross (inflation-adjusted): $679,629,900Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark RuffaloWhen Thor's evil brother, Loki (Tom Hiddleston), gains access to the unlimited power of the energy cube called the Tesseract, Nick Fury...
Ruffalo keeps fighting climate change deniers
U.S. box office (inflation-adjusted): $665,022,500Smart Rating: 93.35Release year: 2012Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Mark RuffaloWhen Thor's evil brother, Loki (Tom Hiddleston), gains access to the unlimited power of the energy cube called the Tesseract, Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson),...
Smart Rating: 76.07Genre: comedy drama, mystery, thrillerStarring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody HarrelsonCharismatic magician Atlas (Jesse Eisenberg) leads a team of talented illusionists called the Four Horsemen. Atlas and his comrades mesmerize audiences with a pair of amazing magic shows that drain the bank accounts of the corrupt and funnel the money to audience members. A federal agent (Mark Ruffalo) and an Interpol detective (Mélanie Laurent) intend to rein in the Horsemen before their next caper, and they turn to Thaddeus (Morgan Freeman), a famous debunker, for help.
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DeVito, Ruffalo on ‘shocking’ political climate
Obama returns to Broadway to see Arthur Miller’s ‘The Price’
NEW YORK (AP) — The Obamas just can't quit Broadway.
Former President Barack Obama and his daughter Malia Obama have caught a new revival of Arthur Miller's "The Price." They attended the play starring Danny DeVito, Mark Ruffalo, Tony Shalhoub and Jessica Hecht at the American Airlines Theatre on Friday.
In "The Price," a police officer feels that life has passed him by while he took care of his now-dead father. He and his estranged brother must reunite to sell off dad's possessions.
Several protesters arrested outside Trump Tower in Manhattan
NEW YORK (AP) — Several protesters have been arrested outside Trump Tower in Manhattan.
Politicians, clergy and immigration rights advocates were among those taking part in the action Friday, which coincided with the inauguration of Republican President Donald Trump.
Democratic New York City Councilman Jumaane (joo-MAHN'-ee) Williams and others sat on Fifth Avenue and were taken away in a police vehicle.
Stars demonstrate outside Trump building
Actors, mayors rally at inauguration eve Trump demonstration
NEW YORK (AP) — Actors Robert De Niro, Sally Field and Mark Ruffalo joined hundreds of other people outside a Donald Trump building on Thursday for a pre-inauguration demonstration organizers said was meant to energize those concerned about the Republican president-elect's policies.
NY mayor, celebs due at pre-inauguration Trump demonstration
NEW YORK (AP) — New York Mayor Bill de Blasio, the Rev. Al Sharpton and celebrities including Mark Ruffalo, Michael Moore and Rosie Perez are planning to rally New Yorkers to stand up to President-elect Donald Trump on the eve of his inauguration, organizers said Saturday.
Organizers say they expect thousands of New Yorkers to attend the event, put together by groups including Greenpeace and the liberal activist organization MoveOn, on Trump's home turf.
Actor Mark Ruffalo in North Dakota to oppose oil pipeline
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Actor-activist Mark Ruffalo has traveled to North Dakota to support the Standing Rock Sioux tribe's opposition to the four-state Dakota Access oil pipeline.
Ruffalo is co-founder of The Solutions Project, which promotes clean and renewable energy. He says he plans to deliver a pair of Navajo-made solar trailers on Wednesday to help power the encampments established to protest the pipeline.
Pipeline foes call for prayers; Dakota Access says trespassers will be ‘removed from the land’
MORTON COUNTY, N.D. — Opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline called for a “national day of action” on Tuesday by asking supporters to share prayers and songs for more than 100 people arrested during protests this past weekend.