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gene-wilder-dead-82916.jpg Actor Gene Wilder, who was known for being in "Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory" and "Young Frankenstein," died at the age of 83, according to BBC News. Wilder passed away on Sunday night at his home in Stamford, Connecticut. The actor's death was confirmed by Eric Weissmann, who was his lawyer for several years.

guy-pearce-082916.jpg Guy Pearce and Carice van Houten have reportedly welcomed their first son together. The pair shared news of the addition to their family via Twitter, where Pearce initially tweeted the message and Houten was quick to retweet. "A cute little package arrived and told us his name's Monte Pearce," Pearce tweeted. "We think we're gonna keep him. Placenta smoothie anyone? @caricevhouten."

DwayneJohnson-082616.jpg Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson has inherited the mantle as the world's most highly paid actor. The former pro wrestler leapt from the number 11 spot last year to taking in $64.5 million between June 2015 and June 2016. The ranking appeared in a recent edition of Forbes and Johnson was quick to respond on Twitter sharing a little encouragement.

sarah-paulson-082416.jpg Sarah Paulson has landed a role in a new Ryan Murphy series. The show, titled "Feud," and it will be a new FX drama. Paulson will be portraying the late Geraldine Page in the series. Paulson will be working alongside Jessica Lange, who will play the role of Joan Crawford, as well as Susan Sarandon who is playing the role of Bette Davis.

norman-reedus-082316.jpg A problem with his alarm clock led to Norman Reedus once getting completely naked on the set of "The Walking Dead." The tidbit was revealed during a commentary track on the new "The Walking Dead: The Complete Sixth Season" Blu-ray release. On the commentary track for the season premiere episode, "First Time Again," executive producer Greg Nicotero reveals what happened.

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