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As David Letterman‘s hosting career wraps up, CBS confirms several of his favorite stars who will be among the final guests. It includes Bill Murray, the comic actor who was his first guest on both NBC and CBS. This week of “Late Show with David Letterman” includes Alec Baldwin, Billy Crystal, Tom Dreesen, Michael J. Fox, Kevin James, Sarah Jessica Parker, and Amy Sedaris. Appearing in late April through May 20 will be George Clooney, Robert Downey, Jr., Will Ferrell, Tina Fey, Tom Hanks, Jack Hanna, Scarlett Johansson, Michael KeatonDon Rickles, Julia Roberts, Ray Romano, Paul Rudd, Jerry Seinfeld, Martin Short, Howard Stern, John Travolta, Bruce Willis, and Oprah Winfrey. Deadline

Sunday’s MTV Movie Awards might have had one of the “worst ever” red carpets for fashions if not for the saving graces of a few top names. Special notices are given to Scarlett Johansson, Jennifer Lopez, Bai Ling, Miles Teller, and Shailene Woodley for spicing up the arrivals. Many of the stars were sneaking into a secret entrance and avoiding the red carpet completely. HitFix

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Marvel releases its first full-length trailer for “Ant-Man,” arriving in theaters on July 17. The superhero film stars Paul Rudd as Scott Lang, a master thief who can shrink in size but increase in strength. The movie also stars Michael Douglas, Corey Stoll, Evangeline Lilly, Bobby Cannavale, Michael Pena, and Judy Greer. Variety

One day after debuting their new seasons, HBO renews both “Veep” and “Silicon Valley.” It will be the fifth season for “Veep,” the political comedy starring Emmy winners Julia Louis-Dreyfus and Tony Hale. “Silicon Valley,” about a group of friends launching a tech startup, will enter its third season next year. USA Today

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New Broadway musical “An American in Paris” officially opens Sunday night to excellent reviews. A new round-up of review links from many publications call the show “rhapsodic,” “gorgeous,” “bright and cheerful,” “dreamy,” and a “unique combination of robust athleticism and playful wit.” Adapted from the Best Picture Oscar winner, the musical stars Robert Fairchild and Leanne Cope. Playbill

Sarah Paulson is the latest “American Horror Story” cast member returning for the latest installment. FX will premiere “AHS: Hotel” this fall with Kathy Bates, Wes Bentley, Matt Bomer, Cheyenne Jackson, Lady Gaga, and Chloe Sevigny. Jessica Lange, who has appeared in all prior versions, will not be back this time. TV by the Numbers

Ringo Starr is finally joining the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a solo performer. When the Beatles first broke up, he was the one who had instant success with several hits before the other three members. He is already an inductee with the legendary group, but now joins the rest on his own when Paul McCartney inducts him on Saturday, April 18. Yahoo

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