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Game show is lottery, Monopoly combo; Billy Gardell hosts

In this undated photo provided by Monopoly Millionaires' Club, host Bill Gardell congratulates contestant Waltriessa Deleon of Texas as she wins a big cash prize on the new game show “Monopoly Millionaires' Club.” The show debuts the weekend of March 28-29, 2015.  (AP Photo/Monopoly Millionaires' Club, Steve Reed)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — It sounds like a Swiss Army knife version of a TV game show: a combination of a venerable board game, state lotteries, Las Vegas and seasoned comedian Billy Gardell as host.

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Put me in: Craig T. Nelson returning as Coach Fox in sequel

Actor Craig T. Nelson holds up his Emmy statuette at the 44th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards in Pasadena, Calif., in this Aug. 31, 1992 file photo. The NBC network said Thursday March 26, 2015 that it has ordered 13 episodes of a sequel to the 1989-97 ABC sitcom that starred Nelson as Hayden Fox, head coach of a college football team. (AP Photo/Douglas C. Pizac, File)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Craig T. Nelson is getting back in the coaching game for NBC.

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‘Downton Abbey’ to end after upcoming 6th season

In this image released by PBS, Maggie Smith as the Dowager Countess Grantham, is shown in a scene from the second season on "Downton Abbey." Producers of the popular British period drama on Thursday, March 26, 2015, confirmed it will end after its sixth season, scheduled to air in the U.S. in early 2016. The series, which airs earlier in England, will have its finale on Christmas Day, 2015. (AP Photo/PBS, Carnival Film & Television Limited 2011 for MASTERPIECE, Nick Briggs)

NEW YORK (AP) — A grand manor will close its doors to millions of weekly guests after “Downton Abbey” concludes next year.

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Review: Rockettes shine in messy spring homage to New York

This March 10, 2015 photo provided by MSG Entertainment shows, Laura Benanti, left, and Derek Hough, in a rehearsal for the New York Spring Spectacular at Radio City Music Hall in N.Y. The show, which opened Thursday, March 26, 2015, at the 6,000-seat Radio City Music Hall, is more than a workout for the dancers - it's a nonstop, messy, cool, goofy, sloppy wet kiss to the city. (AP Photo/MSG Entertainment, Angela Cranford)

NEW YORK (AP) — The “New York Spring Spectacular” has arrived and it’s one show this season that definitely lives up to its name — spec-ta-cu-lar.

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Schwarzenegger’s back for high-octane ‘Terminator: Genisys’

In this Sunday, March 22, 2015 photo, Arnold Schwarzenegger poses for a portrait during press day for "Terminator Genisys" at The London Hotel in Los Angeles. It’s a rare case when a film’s most iconic line practically preordains a franchise.  As promised, The Terminator, and the man who originated the steely machine - Schwarzenegger - is back for another go-around in “Terminator: Genisys.” The movie opens in U.S. theaters on July 1, 2015. (Photo by Casey Curry/Invision/AP)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — As promised, the Terminator and the man who originated the steely machine — Arnold Schwarzenegger — are back this summer for another go in “Terminator: Genisys,” and Paramount Pictures, eager for a blockbuster, has already fired up a machine of its own — the publicity kind.

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