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Taye Diggs Joins Families at Disney Monkey Kingdom Premiere (photos)

Taye Diggs and son Walker Diggs were among the celebrities and their families who turned out for the premiere of Disneynature’s latest animal documentary “Monkey Kingdom,” a film about a monkey troupe living among ancient ruins in Southeast Asia. “Monkey Kingdom” is narrated by Tina Fey, directed by Mark Linfield and co-directed by Alastair. Music is by award-winning composer Harry Gregson-Williams....

Maggie Gyllenhaal Shines at ‘The Honourable Woman’ NY Screening

Maggie Gyllenhaal, who stars in the BBC spy thriller television miniseries “The Honourable Woman,” was on hand for a screening of the show in New York City hosted by The Cinema Society, Tod’s and Elle magazine. Sarah Barnett, president of the Sundance Channel, was at the screening along with Gyllenhaal an her husband Peter Sarsgaard. Other guests included Food Channel chef Padmka Lakshmi....

George Lucas Joins Celebration of Apollo Theater’s 80th Anniversary

George Lucas and Mellody Hobson were among the high-profile guests at the Apollo Spring Gala and 80th Anniversary Celebration in New York City last night (June 10). Some of the greatest artists of the 20th Century performed on stage during the theater’s long history, including such luminaries as Charlie Parker and Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington and Billie Holiday, Bill “Bojangles” Robinson, The Supremes, Miles Davis and comedian Richard Pryor. Spotted at the gala were Gladys Knight, Smokey Robinson, NBC Today Show weatherman Al Roker and Deborah Roberts, Ronald Perelman and Savion Glover. ...

Ashley Greene, Cast Turn Out for Breaking Dawn, Pt 2, NY Premiere (photos!)

“Twilight” hottie Ashley Greene joined other cast members for the New York City premiere of “Breaking Dawn, Part 2″ at the Landmark Sunshine Theater. Robert Pattinson and Kristen Stewart, however, were busy promoting the film in Europe. She was joined by newcomer Mackenzie Foy, who plays Edwards’ and Bella’s child Renesmee, and coven vampires Maggie Grace, Lisa Howard, and Casey LaBow. Cast stalwarts Kellan Lutz, Peter Facinelli and Elizabeth Reaser also made the screening....