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‘Survivor: One World’ names a winner; Chris Hemsworth welcomes daughter

Survivor: One World” named a winner Sunday. (Spoilers follow, natch.) Bridal shop owner Kim Spradlin took home the $1 million prize. “I strategized until I was blue in the face,” the 29-year-old said of her win. (Associated Press)

Elsa Pataky and Chris Hemsworth. (Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images)

Oh, you haven’t heard? “ The Avengers ” passed the $1 billion mark at the international box office after adding $103.2 million domestically to the total this weekend. (Associated Press)

George Lindsey, the actor best known for playing Goober Pyle on “The Andy Griffith Show,” was remembered at a public memorial service Friday in Tennessee. Andy Griffith sent a statement to the service that read in part, “George was a better joke teller than me, and I will say here that I `borrowed’ jokes from George that he may have `borrowed’ from Minnie Pearl.” (Associated Press)

An actor makes the leap from “Downton” to Broadway, after the jump.

Cousin Matthew from “Downton Abbey” (whose real name is Dan Stevens, if you insist on calling him that) has joined Broadway’s “The Heiress.” The play will also star Jessica Chastain. (AP)

Here’s photos of Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel kissing at a Lakers game, if you’re into that sort of thing. (Huffpost)

Watch clips from new NBC shows, including “1600 Penn” and “Next Caller,” at the link. (Deadline)

Lifetime has picked up a reality show centered on family members of the late Whitney Houston. Yes, this includes Bobbi Kristina. And yes, this sounds like an awful idea. (TV Column)


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