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Taylor Swift Cast in ‘The Giver,’ Kimmel Laughs at Kanye ‘Rap Feud’

And Robin Williams scores huge ratings.

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Taylor Swift will co-star in long-awaited film adaptation of The Giver. Swift will play Rosemary, the last teen mentored by The Giver (Jeff Bridges) before the story's protagonist Jonas. Fittingly, Rosemary suffers from having too many feelings. Entertainment Weekly

Jimmy Kimmel laughs at being 'in a rap feud.' In a few years, Kanye and Kimmel will make up when 'Ye signs him to G.O.O.D MUSIC, and the two release a song together à la Jay Z/Nas. USAToday

Robin Williams crushes Michael J. Fox in sitcom showdown. Robin Williams and his The Crazy Ones co-stars should thank their lead-inThe Big Bang Theory for the 15.6 million viewers. Entertainment Weekly

Disney's Dylan Sprouse defends working at a restaurant. In a post on his blog, Sprouse claims that he has become a member of the proletariat to feed his video game addiction. Huffington Post.

Kaley Cuoco engaged to Ryan Sweeting after three months of dating. Cuoco dated Henry Cavill for 12 days in July. Unconfirmed reports reveal that Taylor Swift has been serving as her life coach. US Weekly.