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Medal of Freedom honorees post hilarious Mannequin Challenge at the White House

President Obama awarded 21 individuals with the Presidential Medal of Freedom for their contributions to the security or national interests of the United States, to world peace, or to cultural endeavors on Tuesday. The medal is the highest honor a civilian can receive. Among the honorees were Tom Hanks, Ellen DeGeneres, Michael Jordan, and Bruce Springsteen.

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Tom Hanks mourns the death of his mother with touching tribute

Tom Hanks’ mother has died, the actor revealed Tuesday in a touching message he shared online. Janet Marylyn Frager was 84.

“This beauty? My mom. She was the difference in many lives. Many lives,” Hanks wrote of his mother, who was a hospital worker. “We say goodbye to her today. Safe crossing, mom!”

Hanks’ wife, Rita Wilson, also paid tribute to the late mother of four.

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Outlander star Sam Heughan talks 'amazingly dedicated' female fans

James Corden’s signature interview style of combining multiple celebrity guests together on the couch can lead to some interesting pairings. Rita Wilson, for one, said she was the envy of all her friends when Thursday’s Late Late Show sat her next to Outlander star Sam Heughan. 

“When I told the girls we were going to be on the couch together, they were very excited,” Wilson said. “We’ll have to get a selfie or something.”

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Rita Wilson announces release date for self-titled album

Acclaimed actress-producer Rita Wilson announced her self-titled album in November without a release date, but revealed on Wednesday that Rita Wilson will be out March 11. While the record will be Wilson’s first foray into songwriting and recording original songs, it’s actually her second album. Her 2012 debut, AM/FM, was a cover album of some of Wilson’s favorite songs from the ’60s and ’70s.

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Allison Williams was 'a very different bride' than her Girls character, Marnie: 'Thank God'

When Allison Williams married CollegeHumor founder Ricky Van Veen last September, her friends and Girls costars — Lena Dunham, Zosia Mamet, and Jemima Kirke — were all in attendance. “It was really fun to have these girls there and to be actual supportive adults,” Williams tells EW. Her character, Marnie, gets married in the season opener of Girls on Feb.

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Rita Wilson reveals she has undergone surgery for breast cancer

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Actress Rita Wilson disclosed to People that she was diagnosed with breast cancer and had a double mastectomy and reconstructive surgery.

The 58-year-old wife of Tom Hanks has taken a leave from the Larry David Broadway play Fish in the Dark to handle the health issue. She told People:

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Terry O'Quinn, Calista Flockhart star in exclusive season 2 trailer for Full Circle

When the second season of DirecTV’s Full Circle picks up, Bud O’Rourke (Stacy Keach) will get out of prison and begin his quest for revenge on the son-in-law who put him there 18 years ago, Jimmy Parerra (Terry O’Quinn). The twist: The main thrust of each episode takes place in an Irish bar in Chicago and features a conversation between two characters that are involved in Jimmy and Bud’s story. 

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