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<p>Sara Bareilles' &quot;The Blessed Unrest&quot;</p>

Sara Bareilles' "The Blessed Unrest"

Can Sara Bareilles topple Jay-Z from the top of next week's Billboard 200?

Who are the five debuts in the top 10?

Jay-Z will remain atop the Billboard 200 next week, as “Magna Carta Holy Grail” will be the only title to top the 100,00 mark.

But that doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty of activity: five of the Top 10 titles will likely be debuts. Coming in at No. 2 will be Sara Bareilles’ “The Blessed Unrest,” with sales of up to 70,000. No. will be the latest edition from Kidz Bop Kids at 65,000. Rapper Ace Hood’s “Trials & Tribulations” and pop star Cody Simpson’s “Surfer’s Paradise” are neck and neck for No. 4, with each predicted to sell between 28,000 and 32,000, according to Hits Daily Double.

The other newcomer will be “Last of the Great Pretenders” from singer/songwriter Matt Nathanson;  it’s slated to sell up to 24,000 to land at No. 10.

Holdovers include Imagine Dragons’ “Night Visions” and Florida Georgia Line’s “Here’s To The Good Times,” both of which too close to call for No. 6,  J. Cole’s “Born Sinner” at No. 8 and Justin Timberlake’s “The 20/20 Experience,” which looks good to reenter the Top 10 at No. 9.

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Jesse & The Rippers perform the 'Full House' theme on Jimmy Fallon


Jesse & The Rippers perform the "Full House" theme on Jimmy Fallon
John Stamos' "Full House" band reunited, with Bob Saget and Lori Loughlin in attendance.


Watch as "Mythbusters'" reenacts a scene from "Breaking Bad"
Here's a first look at the special episode, featuring Aaron Paul and creator Vince Gilligan.


How "Orphan Black" pulls off those clone scenes

The BBC America show hit up Comic-Con, and the cast and crew said the show will be back in April.


See the trailer for "Vikings" Season 2
The History channel series was at Comic-Con today.

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<p>Andrew Garfield practically radiated joy when we spoke today and why not?&nbsp;The dude is <em>Spider-Man</em>.</p>

Andrew Garfield practically radiated joy when we spoke today and why not? The dude is Spider-Man.

Credit: HitFix

'Amazing Spider-Man 2' star Andrew Garfield talks about being starstruck with Jamie Foxx

The star seems just as excited to play the role again as he was the first time

SAN DIEGO - Evidently, Andrew Garfield spent his day charming people.

I wasn't in Hall H during today's presentation of footage from "The Amazing Spider-Man 2," but I did have a chance to sit down with Garfield pretty much the second I stepped off stage from moderating the "Kick-Ass 2"/"Riddick" panel.

While I wasn't crazy about "The Amazing Spider-Man," I think highly of the casting in the movie, and I was very clear in my review that I look forward to seeing if they can turn the sequel into the slam dunk that it should be. When I was asked if I wanted to talk to Garfield even though I wouldn't get to see the presentation, I didn't even hesitate. Of course I did.

One of the most charming moments I've ever seen in Hall H took place the first year Garfield came here for "The Amazing Spider-Man," and I wrote about it that year. It convinced me that no matter what, Garfield really did believe that it was an honor to be tapped to play the iconic character. Now he's gone through the entire process once, and he's just wrapped up his second time playing the character, and I was curious to see if it was starting to feel like just another job to him.

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<p>Forest Whitaker in &quot;The&nbsp;Butler&quot; -- I mean, &quot;Lee Daniels' The&nbsp;Butler&quot;</p>

Forest Whitaker in "The Butler" -- I mean, "Lee Daniels' The Butler"

Credit: The Weinstein Company

MPAA relents and allows Weinsteins to use 'Lee Daniels' The Butler' in title dispute (UPDATED)

But we'll all just keep calling it 'The Butler' anyway

Well, this whole silly, overblown, maybe-about-something-else mess has finally seen a solution…and everyone's going to just keep calling it "The Butler" anyway.

It's been revealed today that the MPAA has overturned its original ruling in the case of Lee Daniels' upcoming film "The Butler," which stated that The Weinstein Company had to change the title due to a nearly 100-year-old short film of the same name in the Warner Bros. archives. It is now accepting, however, something of a compromise, as the title can now be "Lee Daniels' The Butler," if TWC so chooses -- and I imagine they will.

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"Orphan Black"

"Orphan Black"

Credit: BBC America

Comic-Con 2013: 'Orphan Black' back April 2014, and more clones?

The panel talks Paul's butt, mourn Helena and more

Anyone who waited even a few moments too long to get into the line for the panel for the "Orphan Black" panel at Comic-Con 2013 probably didn't get into the crowded (and undersized) room. While some people still don't know about the BBC America break-out hit (many of them Emmy voters), it's not a good idea to underestimate the loyalty of the fan base.

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'Sharknado's' 2nd airing tops the 1st airing by half a million viewers


"Sharknado's" 2nd airing tops the 1st airing by half a million viewers

About 1.9 million tuned in to last night's encore, compared to 1.4 million last week. PLUS: Ian Ziering almost rejected "Sharknado" because of holes in the plot.


"Beverly Hills Cop" is officially dead
The CBS-rejected drama pilot from Shawn Ryan and Eddie Murphy couldn't find a new network.


Cory Monteith's formerly estranged dad speaks out

Joe Monteith, who divorced the "Glee" star's mom when Cory was 7 and who got back in his son's life when he was on "Glee," says his death hasn't suck in yet. PLUS: Did "Glee" cast party hard with Monteith?, and reporter recalls Monteith's drug confession.


Here are 6 revelations from "Marvels Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D." Comic-con pilot screening
The Joss Whedon series is funny and looks expensive.


At Comic-Con, "The Walking Dead" promises a more "insane" 4th season
"It's like we’re in the Superbowl and we want to bring the best season ever for the fans," says exec producer Gale Anne Hurd.


Are we living in the golden age of "awesome female characters"?

Female characters have never had it better, from "Orange is the New Black" to "The Americans."


Watch the 1999 "That '70s Show" remake made for British TV

Titled "Days Like These."


ESPN snags Nate Silver

The New York Times statistician, famous for predicting last year's presidential election, will likely contribute to Keith Olbermann's show while doing some work with ABC News.


What do real TV news people think of "The Newsroom"?
Says CNN's Candy Crowley: "Any suggestion you can drop new audio into a package a few seconds before air is definitely unrealistic; make that impossible." PLUS: Olivia Munn says "Newsroom:" has no women problem.


"Scandal" is back at work
Shonda Rhimes tweeted a photo from today's season premiere table read. PLUS: Meet the woman who dresses Olivia Pope, and can Quinn's character be rehabbed?


"Phineas and Ferb" is making a special "Star Wars"-themed episode
Airing in 2014, the episode will be set in the "Star Wars" universe.


Conan O'Brien-produced "The Pete Holmes Show" premieres Oct. 28
The talk show airing after "Conan" was previously called "The Midnight Show."


Why are Washington, D.C-set TV shows so dark?
From "House of Cards" to "Scandal" to "The Americans" and "Homeland," James Walcott says, "the Beltway has displaced Manhattan and Los Angeles as the indisputable capital of noir." PLUS: Comparing D.C. shows.


"Parenthood" adds "Drop Dead Diva's" Josh Stamberg

He'll move into Sarah's building.


Whitney Cummings recalls nearly having a "Whitney" meltdown

She also tells Howard Stern that the show hired an animator to remove the bags under her eyes.


"Glee's" Mark Salling sues State Farm for not covering him in his sexual battery case
Salling claims his homeowner's insurance should help with legal bills.


Which movie had the most "SNL" stars?

It's "Coneheads" with 16, beating out "Grown Ups 2," which had 15 former or current "SNL" cast members.


Rory Gilmore read 340 books on "Gilmore Girls"

One writer is trying to repeat that feat with the Rory Gilmore Reading Challenge.


More Food Network reality TV fakery?
"Mystery Diners" is accused of using actors, scripts and re-staged scenes.


"Axe Cop" and "High School USA!" get a Fox preview Sunday night

Both will be part of Fox's Animation Domination High-Def Saturday block.


"Orange is the New Black": The best TV show about prison ever made?
Is the Netflix series better than "Oz"? PLUS: Does "Orange" have a Jewish problem?, and "Orange" makes transgender history.


"One Tree Hill's" Bethany Joy Lenz makes her "Dexter" debut on Sunday
"I'm a huge fan of the show," she says, "so I was beside myself when I got the part.


Check out Jack McBrayer's recent L.A. house

The former "30 Rock" star has sold his Hollywood Hills home for $2 million.


"CSI: Miami" returns as an app
Horatio Caine lives in animated form.


Rebecca Romijn isn't following John Stamos after joining Twitter
The "King & Maxwell" star's 2nd tweet was: "New to this. Ok to follow ex husbands on here?"


Andie MacDowell stars in "Debbie Macomber's Cedar Cove"

The Hallmark Channel series, debuting Saturday, has MacDowell playing a judge in a scenic coastal community in Washington State.


Is a "Big Brother" showmance for real?
What to make of "McManda"?


Disney Channel hopes "Teen Beach Movie" recaptures "High School Musical" magic
The film premiering tonight relies of the old "High School Musical" formula, as Mike Hale puts it: "a large, mostly white cast, anonymous outside of its key demographic, doing energetic summer camp versions of Broadway production numbers."

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<p>Joss Whedon</p>

Joss Whedon

Credit: John Shearer/AP

Comic-Con 2013: Joss Whedon in Ballroom 20 Live-Blog

Will we get 'Avengers,' 'Dr. Horrible' and 'Firefly' teases?

Get ready for all-Joss all-the-time!

I already live-blogged the panel for "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," in which almost nothing was revealed, but at least we saw the pilot.

And now, the "Buffy," "Avengers" and "Dr. Horrible" icon will be greeting the Ballroom 20 faithful for a solo panel on Friday (July 19) night and we'll be live-blogging the heck out of it. Or I will, though you can't spell "Whedon" without "We" or "Whe."

Keeping in mind that Joss talks in long, long sentences that almost never end where they seemed to be beginning, I apologize in advance for whatever I'm not able to catch perfectly.

Follow along!

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"Sleepy Hollow"

"Sleepy Hollow"

Credit: Fox

Comic-Con 2013: 'Sleepy Hollow' has witches, presidents, rapture, oh my

The Fox fall show does more than modernize the story

The screening of the new Fox show "Sleepy Hollow" took up most of the session, but the audience clearly didn't mind. Producer Alex Kurtzman introduced the show by saying, "We are so excited you are the first full audience to see the show." After the episode ended and the crowd roared with enthusiasm, I'm sure he was, if anything, more excited.

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<p>Travis Beacham at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con</p>

Travis Beacham at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con

Credit: Legendary Pictures

Watch: Travis Beacham reps for 'Pacific Rim' at Comic-Con 2013

Yes, I'm living vicariously here...

I kinda feel compelled to post this because, look, I'm not in the tank for "Pacific Rim" or anything, but I'm SUPER happy for a guy like Travis Beacham, a former film school classmate, making it so big that he's signing autographs for adoring fans at Comic-Con and soaking it up and just, well, I guess I'm living vicariously. Sue me.

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'Game of Thrones' uses Comic-Con to delve into the Red Wedding


"Game of Thrones" uses Comic-Con to delve into the Red Wedding

Michelle Fairley and Richard Madden were in attendance, as was Jason Momoa, who stormed the stage to complain to George R.R. Martin for writing his character out. PLUS: More details of the "Thrones" panel, and watch the Boyz II Men "In Memoriam."


"The Following" is bringing back James Purefoy
Purefoy was a surprise guest at today's Comic-Con panel.

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<p>Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Christopher Mintz-Plasse seemed to get along better on today's 'Kick-Ass 2' panel than they do in the rude and rowdy sequel.</p>

Aaron Taylor-Johnson and Christopher Mintz-Plasse seemed to get along better on today's 'Kick-Ass 2' panel than they do in the rude and rowdy sequel.

Credit: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Photo

The new red-band 'Kick-Ass 2' preview shows just how far the new film is willing to go

Trust me... you don't want a visit from Eisenhower

SAN DIEGO - The thing that I take away each year from San Diego is that it doesn't matter how much you plan or how hard you work to organize things. When Comic-Con wants to beat the crap out of you, Comic-Con will beat the crap out of you, and all you can do is smile, take it, and hope you make it through.

This morning was a perfect example. What should have been a nine-minute bus ride took 55 minutes, so by the time I arrived at the Convention Center, I had less than ten minutes to the scheduled start of the Universal panel I was moderating. I wanted time to say hello to everyone, chat a little to break the ice, organize my questions. Nope. I ran in, ran backstage, ran upstairs, put my bag down, and then walked out onto the stage, still scattered from the crazy ride over.

Thankfully, the materials that they brought for "Kick-Ass 2" today speak very loudly for the film. While the first ten or fifteen minutes of this one feel very much like an extension of the first film, once it starts to establish its own voice, it is that rare sequel that actually seems determined to shake things up and really push the characters in new directions.

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<p>Vin Diesel shows off his special Furyan t-shirt during today's 'Riddick' panel at the San Diego Comic-Con</p>

Vin Diesel shows off his special Furyan t-shirt during today's 'Riddick' panel at the San Diego Comic-Con

Credit: Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP Photo

Red-band 'Riddick' preview makes the new Vin Diesel movie look like bloody good fun

You get to see what we showed the folks in Hall H today

SAN DIEGO - By far, the strangest moment from any Comic-Con for me now has got to be when Vin Diesel stopped the panel today to thank me for supporting "Pitch Black" back in the early days of Ain't It Cool. He told the story of bringing the film to the first Butt-Numb-A-Thon and talked about how that was the first experience he had with an audience watching the film.

Now, thirteen years later, it was a pleasure to be able to moderate the panel for "Riddick," the third film in which Vin plays the optically-challenged Furyan warrior who tends to kill everything he comes into contact with. Writer/director David Twohy was also on the panel this morning, along with "Battlestar Galactica" star Katee Sackhoff, who plays a bounty hunter named Dahl in the film.

One of the things that made the Universal panel a bit of a challenge for the studio is that both of the films they brought this year are very R-rated, and Hall H is an inclusive place where you have families and fans of all ages and people who are in there from first thing in the morning until the end of the day. You have to be aware of that, and yet you also want to give the audience a taste of what they can genuinely expect from the film when they finally see it.

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