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Broadway seeks a new Carole King with open auditions

NEW YORK (AP) — If you think you can sing “It’s Too Late” and “So Far Away” like Carole King, some Broadway producers would like to hear from you.

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Sony hackers make threats in first phase of new leaks

This photo provided by Columbia Pictures - Sony shows, from left, 1st AD Jonathan Watson, DP Brandon Trost, Evan Goldberg,  and Seth Rogen on the set of Columbia Pictures' "The Interview." (AP Photo/Columbia Pictures - Sony, Ed Araquel)

NEW YORK (AP) — The blow that the hacking attack has dealt Sony is spreading beyond the entertainment corporation itself to theater chains and movie goers alike. And the financial toll is adding up too.

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Van Zandt fretted directing Springsteen in ‘Lilyhammer’

FILE-- In this Nov. 19, 2013 file photo, actor and musician Steven Van Zandt attends a screening of the Netflix television series "Lilyhammer," in New York. Van Zandt says he was honored that musician Bruce Springsteen agreed to appear in the episode, which began airing on Nov. 21, 2014, and marked Van Zandt’s directorial debut, but there was “a little bit of anxiety involved.” (Photo by Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — It’s always a bit uncomfortable having to tell your boss what to do.

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Review: ‘The Hobbit’ wraps with a Middle-earth melee

In this image released by Warner Bros. Pictures, Martin Freeman appears in a scene from "The Hobbit The Battle of the Five Armies." (AP Photo/Warner Bros. Pictures)

With a sum total of 1,032 minutes, Peter Jackson’s six J.R.R. Tolkien films have earned more than $5 billion worldwide. They have made New Zealand synonymous with Middle-earth. And they have slaughtered enough orcs to constitute genocide.

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Country singer Boyd crowned ‘The Voice’ champion

In this image provided by NBC-TV Craig Wayne Boyd, left poses with Blake Shelton Tuesday Dec. 16, 2014. Craig Wayne Boyd, the country rocker from Blake Shelton's team, was named the winner of “The Voice” Tuesday. (AP Photo/NBC-TV, Trae Patton)

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. (AP) — Country fans have spoken again.

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