Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Entertainment News as of 5 P.M. March 21: Entertainment News Advisory

Newspaper article The Canadian Press

Entertainment News as of 5 P.M. March 21: Entertainment News Advisory

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Wednesday, March 21, 2012

5 p.m.

ENTERTAINMENT NEWS ADVISORY

Here are the top Entertainment stories from The Canadian Press as of 5 p.m. ET. All times Eastern unless otherwise stated. Coverage plans are included when available. Entries are subject to change as news develops.

Contact the Entertainment Desk at 416-507-2162.

TOP NEWS THIS HOUR:

Slash confirms he will attend rock hall induction

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TORONTO -- Legendary guitarist Slash confirms he will be in attendance next month when Guns N' Roses is inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame -- along with at least some of his former bandmates -- but has mixed feelings about it.He feels honoured but also a bit turned off given that the hall has overlooked so many other great rock bands. PHOTO.

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Gordon Ramsay sues Montreal restaurant

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MONTREAL -- Bad-boy celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay has embroiled his former Montreal restaurant in a legal stew.Lawyers for the colourful cook have served notice in Quebec Superior Court that he wants nearly $2.7 million from his former partners in Laurier Gordon Ramsay. PHOTO. Moves Entertainment, Lifestyle and National; guard against duplicationHutcherson, Ludwig 'Hunger Games' rivals

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TORONTO -- The rivalry between "The Hunger Games" co-stars Josh Hutcherson and Alexander Ludwig started well before they took up roles as bitter adversaries on the post-apocalyptic feature.The matinee idols say it began in the audition room, where the two 19-year-olds battled it out for the role of the principled hero Peeta, which Hutcherson eventually won. PHOTO.

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OWN shakeup tests Winfrey, Discovery

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LOS ANGELES -- Oprah Winfrey is used to running the show, whether it was her hit daytime TV program or the fledgling cable channel named for her and which she rules as chairman and chief executive.But this week's Oprah Winfrey Network shakeup, which included a 20 per cent staff layoff, thrusts her into a new dynamic: power-sharing with a top executive from the company that's bankrolled OWN with $300 million-plus.

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R. Kelly brings back 'Trapped' series

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NEW YORK -- Get ready for more drama from Sylvester, Twan and Pimp Lucius -- R. …

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