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ABC/Rick Rowell(NEW YORK) -- Kaitlyn Bristowe had a lot on her mind throughout Monday night's episode of The Bachelorette -- specifically, her very romantic date with Nick Viall in Dublin.

Kaitlyn was worried that the other men would discover that she slept with Nick in her hotel suite. WhenShawn B. visited her at the end of last week's episode, she thought she might have to address the Nick situation with him. But as we found out Monday night, Shawn just wanted to talk about where he stands with her. He asked her if she loves him; she replied, "I'm falling in love with you."

Even so, Shawn harbored feelings of jealousy, but more on that later.

Kaitlyn turned her attention to a two-on-one date with JJ and Joe. The trio took a boat ride to an island off the coast of Ireland. During alone time with Kaitlyn, JJ confessed that three years ago he cheated on his then-wife, which he said "destroyed" his life.

Kaitlyn appreciated JJ's honesty, but she ultimately decided to cut him loose, telling him it would be unfair of her to keep him away from his daughter if she didn't see a future with him. However, she cautioned Joe that she needs to spend more time with him before she can evaluate their romance.

Meanwhile, Shawn continued to struggle with his relationship with Kaitlyn, telling the cameras he felt emotionally and mentally spent. He claimed that Kaitlyn previously told him off-camera that he's the one for her. He again visited her at her suite, and admitted it was hard for him to watch her carry on romances with the other bachelors.

Prior to a rose ceremony at an Irish castle, Kaitlyn vaguely alluded to mistakes she'd made, confusing the men. She asked Nick to not discuss their private moment with the others, and then had yet another chat with Shawn in which she said they should "take a step back."

At the rose ceremony, Kaitlyn eliminated two bachelors: Tanner and Ben Z.

Afterward, Kaitlyn and Jared traveled to the famous Blarney Castle and kissed the Blarney Stone, while the other five men took a bus ride to Killarney.  

Kaitlyn got settled in at the Ballyseede Castle in Kerry, where she was staying, when host Chris Harrison stopped by. He informed her of a new wrinkle in the show's format: she'll have to narrow the field down to three men, then have overnight dates in Ireland before selecting the final two for hometown visits.

With the stakes raised, Kaitlyn had a one-on-one date with Chris “Cupcake." They enjoyed a helicopter ride, landing near the Cliffs of Moher, where they set up a picnic. There was no rose on the line, but it was still the end of the line for Chris.

Kaitlyn broke down in tears, telling Chris, "I just don’t know if I see us being together forever and I don't want to lead anyone on." She walked away from him and they both sobbed, ending the episode on a sad note.

The Bachelorette continues next Monday on ABC with Kaitlyn coming clean to the men about her night with Nick.

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Buena Vista(LOS ANGELES) -- Ant-Man cast members Michael Douglas, Paul Rudd, Evangeline Lilly, Corey Stoll, Judy Greer, and Michael Pena were among the celebrities who swarmed the red carpet in Los Angeles Monday night for the world premiere of Marvel's latest superhero hit. 

Other Marvel series stars who showed their support for the size-shifting hero included Guardians of the Galaxy writer-director James Gunn, his GOTG co-star Michael Rooker, as well as Ant-Man co-creator -- and, naturally, Ant-Man cameo player Stan Lee -- and J. August Richards and Brett Dalton from Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.

In Ant-Man, Rudd plays Scott Lang, a thief who unwittingly steals a suit that gives him the power to shrink down to the size of the titular insect. The technology was developed by Douglas' character, the brilliant scientist Hank Pym, who, decades earlier bore the Ant-Man mantle himself, becoming one of the founding member of The Avengers.

Pym taps Lang to become the hero in an effort to steal its stolen tech back from Stoll's Darren Cross, who builds a competing suit with eyes on creating an army of super-powered, size-shifting soldiers.

ABC Radio wondered what some of the movie's stars would do with that ability.

"I would go to the Oval Office," Lilly told us, "And I would...stay small...and I would...listen to the goings-on and find out...who's really pulling the strings in this country and what's going on."

Pena would choose a more direct path, telling us, "I'd probably kill every terrorist. I'd make 'em pay."

For his part, Douglas told Marvel.com he was, "grateful [to be] in the Marvel family," and called the movie, "a lovely experience...a learning experience," and "a gas, a gas and a half." He also said of the effects, "it's going to blow your mind...It's spectacular." 

Ant-Man craws into theaters July 17 -- and be sure to stay past the end credits. While Age of Ultron didn't have a post-credits scene, this movie has one that is not to be missed.

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Buena Vista Pictures(LOS ANGELES) -- The title for the sequel to Guardians of the Galaxy has been revealed.

Writer/director James Gunn confirmed the title Monday on Twitter. He wrote, "Yes, the official title for the @Guardians sequel is GUARDIANS OF THE GALAXY VOL. 2."

It was Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige who first spilled the beans, in an interview with Collider. He commented, "We start shooting Guardians of the Galaxy Volume 2 in February-March 2016."

The first film made 333 million dollars at the domestic box office following its release last August. It grossed 774 million worldwide.

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 will hit theaters in May of 2017.

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Charles Sykes/Bravo(ATLANTA) -- NeNe Leakes has announced she is leaving The Real Housewives of Atlanta after starring on the Bravo series for seven seasons.

In a statement from Leakes obtained by ABC News, the 47-year-old reality star said, "Being part of RHOA has been a big part of my life but I’m excited for new the beginnings [sic] I am pursuing and embarking upon.  Thank you so much to everyone who has watched and supported me over the years on this amazing platform." 

"With lots of thought and prayer I’ve decided to step out on faith and not fear," she added.

Leakes posted a similar statement on Instagram, writing, "This is so hard for me to type! I cry as I do so!"

“We wish NeNe well after seven memorable seasons of the Real Housewives of Atlanta," a Bravo spokesperson said in a post on the cable network's website. "We will miss her bloop bloop's and her great one liners."

Andy Cohen, an executive producer of The Real Housewives franchise, tweeted, "We love @NeNeLeakes & she is always welcome back to the house she helped build! She's a Real Housewife forever!!"

The Real Housewives of Atlanta will return for its eighth season in the fall.

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Hilary Bronwyn Gayle/CBS(LOS ANGELES) -- The new CBS drama Zoo, premiering Tuesday night, is about an animal uprising. But PETA isn't happy that a show about animals is using real animals.

The organization made that clear via a statement posted to its website Monday. PETA Foundation Deputy Director of Captive Animal Law Enforcement Brittany Peet says in the post, "By producing a show that exploits wild animals, including lions, CBS has proved that it’s out of sync with public opinion at a time when people are shunning SeaWorld’s captive orca sideshows, states and counties are passing laws banning wild animal acts and private ownership, and Ringling Bros. is taking elephants off the road."

"CBS should employ only humane and versatile computer-generated imagery, as so many other productions have done. PETA hopes Zoo will be one of this summer’s first cancellations," the statement concludes.

The producers of Zoo responded with their own statement, saying the care and safety of all animals on their set is a top priority.

Zoo, based on the best-selling novel by James Patterson, premieres Tuesday night at 9 p.m. Eastern time.

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Universal(NEW YORK) -- Fifty Shades of Grey author E.L. James conducted a Twitter Q&A to coincide with the recent release of Grey, which tells the story from the perspective of the series' male protagonist, Christian Grey. Unfortunately, she got a less-than-enthusiastic response.

Critics who think the books amount to domestic abuse disguised as romance took the opportunity to fire off a barrage of snarky remarks at James' expense.

It got so bad that it seems either James or a member of her team allegedly blocked tweeters who took aim at the controversy.

Here's a sample of the remarks:

"Did you know how to read when you wrote Fifty Shades of Grey?" asks one of the tweeters. Another notes, "do you find it ironic that you write as if someone has tied you to a chair and forced you to?"

Other comments centered on the controversy surrounding the books, including this one that wondered, "why did you think it was okay to teach young girls that a possessive partner who refuses to hear no was romantic?"

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ParamountThe beginning of Terminator Genisys is promising. We’re treated to a voiceover by Kyle Reese (Jai Courtney), explaining what life used to be like on Earth, before “Judgment Day.” If you’re unfamiliar with the Terminator mythology, Judgment Day is when Skynet -- aka the machines -- nuked and took over the planet. Some humans survived the nuclear holocaust and, led by John Connor, eventually rose up against the machines.  Kyle tells us all about John and what a swell guy he is. Some even think he’s a prophet.

When we finally see Reese, it’s 2029 and the humans are about to engage the machines for the final time.  John (Jason Clarke) wants Reese by his side during the final assault.  I won’t tell you how the battle goes but I will tell you that this is when the action of the first Terminator movie begins -- the original Terminator gets sent back in time to kill Sarah Connor to prevent John from ever being born, then shortly thereafter, John sends Reese back in time to protect Sarah.

When Reese shows up, he’s actually saved by Sarah Connor, played by Emilia Clarke (aka Daenerys Targaryen aka Khaleesi aka Mother of Dragons from Game of Thrones), and an older version of the original Terminator (Schwarzenegger) , who’s been protecting Sarah her entire life.  Something  else changed as well as Reese was being sent back: Sarah knows all about him and the future -- including that Judgment Day is supposed to happen August 29th, 1997.  Reese also suddenly has all of these memories he didn’t have before and, based on what John told him, Sarah isn’t who he thought she was supposed to be. Confused?  Maybe I can build you a tactical time displacement weapon so you can travel back in time and re-read what I wrote.

At the heart of Terminator Genisys is…I’m not really sure.  I can tell you it’s trying to make a statement about appreciating our humanity but it really just seems more like a desperate attempt to bring the Terminator franchise back to life, although it’s cool to see Schwarzenegger as an old Terminator. They even give us a relatively plausible reason why he, a machine, ages. 

Sure, there’s some fun to be had here, but the total disregard for creating an intelligent, well thought-out story based on one of our greatest sci-fi movies is frustrating.  As is often the case with movies involving time travel, there are also causality issues a savvy 12-year-old probably could’ve handled better than the creative team here did.  Terminator Genisys tries very hard to have heart and be somewhat coherent, but it fails on most levels. At least it’s fun to look at.

Two out of five stars.

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ABC/Randy Holmes(NEW YORK) -- Most celebrities don't like to talk about their personal life -- but not Dwayne Johnson. In fact, during a recent interview with Esquire, he made a point of mentioning his girlfriend and his daughter Simone.

"I've lived with my longtime girlfriend, Lauren Hashian, going on, like, eight, nine years now. She's a singer-songwriter. We spend a lot of time with my daughter in Florida, Simone, who's 13. We do these stories and we talk so much about the business end, the success end, but then Lauren isn't mentioned and my daughter isn't mentioned," he told the magazine.

"I always like making sure we find the balance and my home life is in there and Lauren Hashian is in there and my daughter is in there," he added. "You gotta get the better half in there. With all the cool s**t and success that I've been lucky enough to get? That doesn't happen unless the home life is solid."

Johnson also spoke about life growing up in a wrestling family.

"At a very young age, at five, I was with my dad down [Rocky Johnson] in the wrestling ring and in the weight room, watching all these guys wrestle," he explained. "Everything was dirty: dirty gym, dirty mats. My dad said, 'I'm getting up at six; you're gonna get up at six, too. I'm having my coffee; you have your orange juice. I'm going to the gym; you come to the gym with me.'" 

Asked if he enjoys wrestling or starring movies more, Johnson had a candid response about the lows of the sport.

"Wrestling is intimate. You can reach out and touch the wrestlers. I don't get that connection in movies, but the impact is so much greater. You're able to craft a longer career in movies," he said. "In wrestling, there's a shelf life, and some wrestlers don't pay attention to the shelf life."

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Universal(LOS ANGELES) -- In Trainwreck, Amy Schumer portrays a woman who loves dating and has no interest in being tied down. The comedian said many of her personal experiences inspired scenes from the film. 

"So the scene where I get high and then John [Cena's] character looks through my phone, and then instead of comforting him I ask if I can leave -- that did happen in my real life," she told reporters at a press conference in Los Angeles, reports People magazine.

Schumer denied that her character was to "act like a man."

"This is how I am and how a lot of girls are where the guy ends up being a little more sensitive and more invested," she clarified. "A lot of people have asked me if I intended to kind of flip the gender roles like I'm playing the guy, and that's not been my experience at all." 

Co-star Bill Hader said it was great filming with Schumer, even the intimate scenes. Hader added that it was director Judd Apatow who was the most nervous when it came to filming their sex scene.

"Judd was very embarrassed," he said. "He was very shy when we did the real sex scene on the couch. He was like, 'OK, so today's the big day. OK, you guys it's gonna be fun,' and everyone was looking at the ground." 

Trainwreck, also starring LeBron James, hits theaters July 17.

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BET(LOS ANGELES) -- Looks like there's more hair drama for Zendaya. The Disney star and "Replay" singer caused a stir at Sunday's BET Awards when she debuted a pixie-cut wig.

Many took to Twitter to criticize the 18-year-old for her new look.

Not one to stay silent, Zendaya responded on Twitter with a couple of playful selfies. "When people don't like your hair but they tweetin bout you tho," she wrote.

Zendaya seemed please with her entire ensemble, which included a sparkly, see-through minidress and some seriously high heels. "Yes...I'm a tall 6'4"(with these heels) skinny glass of sparkling water and I love it," she wrote on Instagram, alongside a pic of herself on the red carpet.

And when the night was over, Zendaya reminded her fans that whether they liked her latest look or not, it's only temporary. She retweeted a video of her snatching off the wig, showing her long locks.

Zendaya's dreadlocked hairstyle at this year's Oscars previously drew controversy, including stinging comments from Fashion Police co-host Giuliana Rancic, who said the actress must have smelled of "patchouli" and "weed." Zendaya blasted Rancic on Instagram for her insensitive remarks, and Rancic later apologized.

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Lisette M. Azar/CBS(ATLANTA) -- Tyler Perry was seen walking into the Peachtree Christian Hospice near Atlanta, Georgia, last Sunday. It's the same facility where Bobbi Kristina Brown -- the daughter of Bobby Brown and the late Whitney Houston  -- is receiving medical care since being found unresponsive in her bathtub on January 31.

According to photos obtained by the U.K.'s The Daily Mail, the Hollywood producer and director was seen getting out of his blue Rolls Royce vehicle at the facility, dressed in all black while wearing a white hat. Photographers said Perry stayed at the facility for more than two hours.

Last week, Bobbi Kristina's aunt Pat Houston said her niece had been moved to the facility as her "condition has continued to deteriorate."

Perry is well known to be a friend of the Houston family. He helped Bobbi Kristina break into acting by casting her in his TV show Tyler Perry's For Better or Worse back in 2012, months after her mother passed away after being found unresponsive in similar fashion -- in a bathtub. He also told Oprah Winfrey in a 2013 interview that he failed at an attempt to get the late singing icon into a drug rehab facility after befriending her since the two both lived in Atlanta.

Bobbi Kristina, 22, has been in a medically induced coma since she was discovered at her Atlanta-area home.

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Paul Drinkwater/NBC(NEW YORK) -- Robert Downey Jr., Ellen DeGeneres and Kim Kardashian are just some of the stars featured on Forbes Celebrity 100 list this year.

The Celebrity 100 details the world's highest paid celebrities in 2015.

Downey, number eight, moved up two spots from 2014 when he was listed at number 10. The highest-paid actor in Hollywood made his $80 million windfall thanks to his role as Iron Man in Avengers: Age of Ultron, which raked in $1.4 billion at the box office. He also reportedly made $40 million from the forthcoming film, Captain America: Civil War, out in the U.S. May 6, 2016.

Although DeGeneres, at number 12, fell seven spots from the year before, the daytime talk show host still made $75 million this year. Reportedly, DeGerenes can thank her production company, Very Good Productions, which currently has five shows on the air. She also has a show, based on Dr. Seuss' Green Eggs and Ham, in development at Netflix, according to Forbes

Kardashian moved up the list this year to number 33 as her earnings nearly doubled in 2015, according to Forbes. The reality star's earnings of $52.5 million are partly due to her popular mobile game, Kim Kardashian: Hollywood. And of course, she continued to make money from her family's popular reality show, Keeping Up with the Kardashians, and its spin-offs.

Other entertainers to make the list include Jennifer Lawrence, Jackie Chan, Scarlett Johansson, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper and Tom Cruise. Also, retired late night show host David Letterman made the list at number 67 and funnyman Kevin Hart came in at number 95.

Boxer Floyd Mayweather took the number one spot, raking in a whopping $300 million, while his boxing rival Manny Pacquiao made the number two spot with $160 million.

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ABC/Heidi Gutman(NEW YORK) -- Jada Pinkett Smith is one of the rare female stars of Magic Mike XXL. The actress, who is married to Will Smith, said her husband wasn't really worried that she'd be around half-dressed Hollywood hunks while filming the sequel to 2012's Magic Mike.

"People always say, 'Was he jealous?' And I say, 'Listen, after 20 years of marriage boo boo, he know he got me on lock down,'" she on Monday's Good Morning America.

Pinkett Smith admitted that she was never into strip clubs, but after filming Magic Mike XXL, she better understands why women frequent the venues.

"Women go to these particular shows to feel validated, to feel acknowledged. It really isn't about sex in any sense of the word," she explained. "And so that was what it was really about for us [filming], for that hour that you are there with us you are going to feel like a queen, every last woman in that room."

Pinkett Smith won't be stripping down in the film. The actress explained on GMA that her character instead "owns an erotic club."

"And for Rome, my particular character, she looks at eroticism as a religion, as a way for a person to find their enlightened self," she added, laughing. "And so the [boys] come to her because they want her to emcee their last show.

Magic Mike XXL, also starring Channing Tatum, Joe Manganiello, Matt Bomer, Adam Rodriguez and Kevin Nash, is out Wednesday.


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Universal(LOS ANGELES) -- The dinosaurs ruled the box office once again over the weekend.

For the third consecutive weekend, Jurassic World earned the top spot. The blockbuster, starring Chris Pratt, raised 54.2 million dollars, boosting its domestic total to date past the 500-million mark. It's only the fifth film to reach that milestone, joining Avatar, Titanic, The Avengers, and The Dark Knight.

The Seth MacFarlane comedy Ted 2 opened in third place, collecting 32.9 million bucks -- falling far short of the 54.4-million-debut of the 2012 original.

The drama Max bowed in fourth place, with 12.2 million.

Here are the top 10 movies from Friday through Sunday, with estimated ticket sales, according to Rentrak:

1. Jurassic World, $54.2 million
2. Inside Out, $52.1 million
3. Ted 2, $32.9 million
4. Max, $12.2 million
5. Spy, $7.8 million
6. San Andreas, $5.3 million
7. Dope, $2.9 million
8. Insidious Chapter 3, $2 million
9. Mad Max: Fury Road, $1.7 million
10. Avengers: Age of Ultron, $1.6 million

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Paramount(LOS ANGELES) -- He promised he'd be back, and on Sunday night he was. Arnold Schwarzenegger was on the gray carpet in Hollywood at the U.S. premiere of the new Terminator movie.  

A huge crowd waited in soaring temperatures to see Schwarzenegger, who said "it was wonderful to be back again as the Terminator" in Terminator: Genisys.

Schwarzenegger plays two terminators this time, and that presented a minor problem for him. He explained, "I'm playing the one that is protecting the human race, and I'm also the one that is protecting the machines. That, of course, creates a lot of conflict and, therefore, huge epic battle scenes between the two. The only problem I had is I didn't know who to root for."

Terminator: Genisys opens Wednesday.

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