When George Lucas’ Star Wars premiered in 1977, the movie quickly became a phenomenon. On its 40th anniversary, The Onion looks back on the franchise’s defining moments:
LOS ANGELESABC announced the cancellation of the show Acting With The Stars Monday. "George Hamilton onstage with Jeremy Irons in True West was golden," ABC Entertainment President Stephen McPherson said. "But after the Naked Ape fiasco, Dame Judi Dench refused to appear on camera with ex-49ers quarterback Joe Montana, and we decided to cut our losses." ABC executives said they will avoid working with esteemed professional actors in the future.