'Avengers' smashes records, iReporters' expectations
May 7th, 2012
02:45 PM ET

'Avengers' smashes records, iReporters' expectations

The star-studded "Avengers" cast must be celebrating, as the superhero blockbuster brought in over $200 million at the box office over the weekend.

Surely chump change to someone like Tony Stark, but “The Avengers” definitely jump-started this season’s summer movie lineup, not to mention nabbing the title of highest grossing domestic release of all time.

If the record-breaking numbers weren’t enough, moviegoers poured out of the theaters raving about it, despite the New York Times' lukewarm film review.

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May 7th, 2012
01:13 PM ET

Jaleel White: The weirdest fan request ever was...

Don't cry for Jaleel White because he was eliminated last week on ABC’s "Dancing with the Stars."

Not only did he love the experience, as the actor told CNN in an interview taped prior to his dismissal, but “DWTS” whipped him into the best shape he's been in since college.

White also answered iReporters' questions during the interview, and the former child star reveals his inspiration for being on the dance show, whether he thinks his iconic "Family Matters" character Steve Urkel paved the way for other TV nerds, and what he's had the most fun doing since then.

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April 23rd, 2012
10:16 AM ET

Want to be the next improv sensation? Rachel Dratch has advice

"Saturday Night Live" alum Rachel Dratch is perhaps best known for her outrageous portrayal of "Debbie Downer," a sullen sad sack with a knack for saying just the thing to take the wind out of everyone’s sails.

But these days Dratch has a new, happier role: that of mother to toddler Eli Benjamin.

She recently sat down with CNN to talk about her new book, "Girl Walks into a Bar... Comedy Calamities, Dating Disasters and a Midlife Miracle,” and says that while having a baby at 44 was a shock, the reaction from other women has been equally surprising.

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