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Leslie Mann joins reboot of 'National Lampoon's Vacation'

Leslie Mann joins reboot of 'National Lampoon's Vacation'

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 16 (UPI) --Leslie Mann will portray Audrey Griswold alongside Ed Helms as Rusty Griswold in a reboot of "National Lampoon's Vacation."
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'Married with Children' stars reunite to honor Katey Sagal

'Married with Children' stars reunite to honor Katey Sagal

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 10 (UPI) --Katey Sagal received her Hollywood Walk of Fame Star with "Married with Children" co-stars Ed O'Neill, Christina Applegate and David Faustino by her side.
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Maya Rudolph will return to NBC for her own variety show special

Maya Rudolph will return to NBC for her own variety show special

NEW YORK, April 15 (UPI) -- Maya Rudolph will be joined by Kristen Bell, Andy Samberg, Fred Armisen and others on her new variety show special, "The Maya Rudolph Show."
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'Hollywood Game Night' to return to NBC Jan. 28

'Hollywood Game Night' to return to NBC Jan. 28

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Dec. 20 (UPI) -- Julie Bowen, Valerie Bertinelli, Lester Holt, Jason Alexander and Martin Short will be among the stars competing on "Hollywood Game Night," NBC said.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Nov. 25, 2013.
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NBC to air 'Funniest of the Funniest' special

NBC to air 'Funniest of the Funniest' special

UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Aug. 13 (UPI) -- U.S. network NBC says it plans to air a special featuring laugh-out-loud scenes from the greatest television shows of all time next month.
Greg Kinnear, Josh Lawson land 'Anchorman 2' roles

Greg Kinnear, Josh Lawson land 'Anchorman 2' roles

ATLANTA, March 15 (UPI) -- Actors Josh Lawson and Greg Kinnear have joined the cast of the film "Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues," now shooting in Atlanta, Deadline.com said Friday.

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'Argo,' Lee, Lawrence, Hathaway win top Oscars ... Christina Applegate and Martyn LeNoble get married ... Channing Tatum's wife to give birth in London ... Oprah appears in Kimmel's star-studded trailer for faux 'Movie: The Movie 2V' sequel ... News from United Press International.
Christina Applegate and Martyn LeNoble get married

Christina Applegate and Martyn LeNoble get married

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- U.S. actress Christina Applegate was married in a private ceremony to Martyn LeNoble, her musician beau of more than four years, UsMagazine.com reported.

NBC may cancel 'Up All Night'

NEW YORK, Feb. 17 (UPI) -- Star of "Up All Night" Maya Rudolph has told NBC she is pregnant after Christina Applegate left the series last week, sources told The Hollywood Reporter.
Christina Applegate quits sitcom 'Up All Night'

Christina Applegate quits sitcom 'Up All Night'

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 8 (UPI) -- "Up All Night" actress Christina Applegate says she has quit the U.S. sitcom, which is in its second season.
Foxx, Aniston urge gun control in PSA

Foxx, Aniston urge gun control in PSA

LOS ANGELES, Dec. 21 (UPI) -- Dozens of celebrities, including Jamie Foxx and Jennifer Aniston, appeared in a public service announcement asking U.S. citizens to demand tougher gun control.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012.
By United Press International
Craig, Applegate to host 'SNL'

Craig, Applegate to host 'SNL'

NEW YORK, Oct. 1 (UPI) -- British actor Daniel Craig is to serve as guest host of "Saturday Night Live" in New York this week, NBC announced Monday.

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UPI Almanac for Friday, Nov. 25, 2011.
By United Press International
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Christina Applegate attends the Screen Actors Guild Awards held in Los Angeles on January 25, 2009. (UPI Photo/ Phil McCarten)
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Christina Applegate (born November 25, 1971) is an American actress. She is best known for playing Kelly Bundy on the FOX sitcom Married... with Children. Since then, she has established a film and television career, winning a Primetime Emmy and earning Tony and Golden Globe nominations. She has had major roles in several films including Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead, The Big Hit, The Sweetest Thing, Anchorman, Farce of the Penguins, Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Squeakquel and Hall Pass. She has also starred in numerous Broadway theatre productions such as the 2005 revival of the musical Sweet Charity. As of May 2011, she is set to star in NBC's comedy, Up All Night...

Applegate was born in Hollywood, California. Her father, Robert W. Applegate, was a record producer and record company executive, and her mother, Nancy Lee Priddy, was a singer and actress. Her parents split up shortly after her birth. She has two half-siblings (Alisa and Kyle) from her father's remarriage. Following her parents' divorce, her mother had a relationship with musician Stephen Stills. It was through Stills' friendship with fellow musicians Paul Kantner and Grace Slick that Applegate became friends with their daughter, China Kantner.

Applegate made her TV debut with her mother in the soap opera Days of Our Lives and a commercial for Playtex baby bottles at three and five months respectively. Her first big screen appearance followed at age 7 when she was seen in the 1979 film, Jaws of Satan (a.k.a. King Cobra), followed by 1981's Beatlemania. She debuted in a television movie as young Grace Kelly in the biopic, Grace Kelly (1983, opposite Cheryl Ladd) and appeared on her first TV series in Showtime's political comedy, Washingtoon (1985), in which she played a Congressman's daughter. She was also spotted as a guest in the shows, Father Murphy (1981), Charles in Charge (1984 and 1985), and Silver Spoons (1986).

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