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  • 'In Search of Fellini' trailer: Travel adventure tells 'Simpsons' voice Nancy Cartwright's real-life story (exclusive)

    Get your first look at 'In Search of Fellini,' a new film cowritten and based on a real-life adventure by the voice of Bart Simpson, Nancy Cartwright

  • How Actor Kevin Pollak Ended Up Directing ‘The Late Bloomer’

    "The Late Bloomer,"starring Johnny Simmons, Maria Bello, and J.K. Simmons, might seem like a movie that could only come from a team of comedy writers, but in fact is based on the real-life story of Ken Baker — "a guy who doesn’t go through puberty until the age of 30," said director Kevin Pollak. Pollak, of course, is best known for his work as an actor, comedian, and podcast host.

  • 'Lights Out' Star Teresa Palmer Says There's a 'Male Entity' (Ghost) Living in Her Bedroom

    You could say Lights Out star Teresa Palmer takes her work home with her. Not only was the property the 30-year-old actress grew up on in Australia — which she has since bought — supposedly haunted, she’s also recently been told that her current Los Angeles residence comes with some paranormal activity. “I was told by a ‘sensitive,’ she calls her herself, that there was a male entity in my house,” Palmer told us Friday at Comic-Con (watch the clip above), where she was joined by castmates Maria Bello, Alexander DiPersia, and Gabriel Bateman. It’s just in your bedroom.’” Related: How ‘Lights Out’ Went From Viral Horror Short to Major Studio Scare-Fest Palmer clearly ain’t afraid of no ghosts, though.

  • Another Haunted Set? The House They Shot 'Lights Out' in Had a Fire Right After Filming

    Add Lights Out to the list of horror movies that may have invited the ire of the other side. Lights Out — based on the viral short by its director David F. Sandberg — follows a woman (Teresa Palmer) who must rescue her mentally unstable mother (Maria Bello) from the clutches of a malevolent spirit named Diana that’s been haunting her for years. "We think Diana ended up staying there after we left,” Bello said.