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Latin America TV's 'Little Shakespeare' dies at 85

Mexican actor Roberto Gomez Bolaños died on November 28, 2014, according to local mediaMexico's iconic television comedian Roberto Gomez Bolanos, who enchanted generations of Latin American children by playing an orphan who lived in a barrel and a goofy superhero, died on Friday aged 85.

'Star Wars' awakens force with new stars in teaser trailer

Director J.J. Abrams arriving at an "Oscar Wilde: Honoring the Irish in Film" event in Santa MonicaBy Piya Sinha-Roy LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - "There has been an awakening. Have you felt it?" So begins the first teaser trailer released on Friday of the highly anticipated "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," the seventh instalment reviving tales of a galaxy far, far away. The 88-second clip from director J.J. Abrams features a handful of scenes with newcomers to the franchise, including John Boyega in a Stormtrooper suit, Daisy Ridley on a hovering craft in the desert and Oscar Isaac in a X-Wing fighter jet, the craft of the Rebel Alliance. ...