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Comic-Con International 2017 - Netflix Films: "Bright" And "Death Note" Panel

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Netflix shows trailer for big budget Will Smith film 'Bright' at Comic-Con

"Bright" follows a Los Angeles police officer played by Smith and his new partner who is an orc played by Joel Edgerton.

Ai Weiwei makes 'Hansel & Gretel' unsettling in a new way


As a fairy tale about eating children, "Hansel & Gretel" was already pretty disturbing. As an art exhibition about surveillance, it's unnerving in a different way.

Weiner Dog Race

7 things to do in SoCal this weekend

So you've been to the beach a million times already this summer... Our picks this weekend include a weiner dog race, sushi-making tutorials, and stargazing.

Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington dies in LA at 41

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington, who sold millions of albums with a unique mix of hard rock, hip-hop and rap, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday.

Meet the marketer who brought 'Blade Runner' to Comic-Con — in 1982

Movie marketing veteran Jeff Walker has been attending Comic-Con since the earliest days of the convention. He's only missed it two times since the early '70s.

'Chasing Coral' director turns his lens on an underwater crisis

Jeff Orlowski says he is trying to depoliticize the ocean: "Just show people the pictures and you can make your own assessment as to what's going on."

Your guide to Comic-Con 2017: 11 must-see panels

Here are some of this year's most talked about Comic-Con panels — good luck getting in!

YouTube star Jake Paul's neighbors tell him: We're not Jake Paulers

Residents of the street where Paul rents a large house are meeting with police and city officials to review code requirements, after a series of pranks and antics at his West Hollywood home.

Meet Thundercat, the go-to bassist for everyone from Erykah Badu to Kendrick Lamar

Stephen Bruner is a much-in-demand musician, but he's also making a mark with his own music. His latest album, "Drunk," features a collaboration with Kenny Loggins and Michael McDonald.

Listening for the sneaky sound cues in 'Baby Driver'

Laced within the movie's soundtrack are sound cues that serve as "Easter eggs" for dedicated fans. Meet the sound designer who worked with Edgar Wright on designing the film's soundscape.

After winning Wall Street and Hollywood, Netflix wants to be the next YouTube

The streaming giant's impressive second-quarter results came on the heels of adding many more subscribers than had been expected.

Kermit the Frog actor fired over 'unacceptable business conduct'

Steve Whitmire had been the voice of Kermit the Frog for 27 years when he was fired in October by Disney executives. Whitmire is speaking out now on why he was let go.

Veteran stuntman on industry safety following fatal 'Walking Dead' accident

Veteran stuntman Conrad Palmisano talks about the difference between film and TV, and what stunt actors can do to address their concerns.

'Friends from College's' creators explain why the show may be 'an acquired taste'

The characters in the Netflix series are snobs who behave badly. The show's co-creators hope they're relatable enough to make up for it.

Paying respect to zombie maestro George Romero

Matt Birman, who was a second unit director on Romero's last three films and was working on the upcoming "Road of the Dead," remembers the late zombie film pioneer.

Oscar-winning actor Martin Landau dies at 89

Martin Landau, the Oscar-winning actor and star of the "Mission: Impossible" TV series, has died, his publicist said.