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People News Roundup: A year in showbiz: court drama, box office records and a young billionaire

Reuters | Updated: 03-12-2019 03:12 IST | Created: 03-12-2019 02:28 IST
People News Roundup: A year in showbiz: court drama, box office records and a young billionaire

Following is a summary of current people's news briefs.

A year in showbiz: court drama, box office records, and a young billionaire

From the world's youngest self-made billionaire to celebrities in court, the world of entertainment produced a wide array of headlines this year. Below are some of the biggest showbiz stories of 2019. * The year began with rap making history at the Grammys as Childish Gambino's "This is America" became the first hip hop track to win the ceremony's top record and song of the year accolade. At the Oscars, "Green Book" took best film while Briton Olivia Colman beat presumed favorite Glenn Close for the best actress honor.



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