<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/entertainment/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.png NBC Connecticut http://www.nbcconnecticut.com en-us Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:30:40 -0400 Wed, 20 Aug 2014 14:30:40 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Performers Asked to "Pay to Play" Super Bowl Halftime ]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 13:50:03 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/katy-perry-AP394526786239.jpg
Get ready to dance in Madonna's old clothes.

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<![CDATA[Seth Meyers' Emmys Nod]]> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:48:18 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/119000534.jpg
A couple of detectives could break a meth kingpin's winning high, a cop comedy and a good wife were left out in the cold, and a series set in a women's prison looks set to soar as Emmy handed down this...

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<![CDATA[Late at Night on NBC]]> Thu, 07 Aug 2014 09:39:14 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP24762024125.jpg
Watch Jimmy Fallon and Seth Meyers bring the laughs late night on NBC.

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<![CDATA[Stars of Comic-Con 2014]]> Thu, 31 Jul 2014 10:27:54 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Ben-Affleck-452736862.jpg
Check out all the hottest celebrities attending Comic-Con 2014 in San Diego.

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<![CDATA[Costumes of Comic-Con]]> Sat, 02 Aug 2014 17:58:56 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/SDCC-0725-36.JPG
Comic-Con wouldn't be what it is today if it weren't for the fervent fans in outrageous and elaborate costumes and makeup. Here are some snapshots from the convention floor of those incredible costumes at...

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<![CDATA[Fallon, Brosnan Play Bond Video Game on "Tonight" ]]> Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:33:27 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2014-08-20+at+3.00.19+AM.png
Jimmy Fallon brought out his Nintendo 64 James Bond video game, "GoldenEye," and played with famous Bond actor, Pierce Brosnan on "The Tonight Show"]]>
<![CDATA[Apple Store Opening at Evergreen Walk in South Windsor]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 20:14:23 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/apple-mac-generic.jpg
A new Apple Store at Evergreen Walk in South Windsor will hold its grand opening Saturday, Aug. 23 at 10 a.m.

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<![CDATA[Emmy Stretches the Laughs ]]> Wed, 06 Aug 2014 17:56:02 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/AP148352061286-1.jpg
The fantasy saga "Game of Thrones," defying the Emmy Awards' grudging respect for genre fare, emerged as the leader in the nominations announced Thursday with 19 bids, including best drama series.

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<![CDATA[Celebrity Baby Boom]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 13:01:40 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/edt469914075.jpg
See which celebrities are gearing up for parenthood in 2014.

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<![CDATA[Cosby Compliments Fallon's "Chiropractonography"]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 09:04:07 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/NUP_165131_0814.JPG
Don Pardo, the long-time voice of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” has died at age 96.

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<![CDATA[Fallon Challenges Rory McIlroy on "Tonight"]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 08:29:55 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/nbc_tjf_hlt_s01e110_110_Facebreakers_Int_20140818_1200x675_319402051888.jpg
Jimmy Fallon challenged pro golfer Rory McIlroy to a game of "Face Breakers," on "The Tonight Show."]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Statham, Fallon Race in Hamster Balls]]> Sat, 16 Aug 2014 07:39:31 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/453662408.jpg
On Thursday’s episode of “The Tonight Show,” Sylvester Stallone told Jimmy Fallon about his rivalry with his "The Expendables 3" co-star Arnold Schwarzenegger.

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<![CDATA[Fallon: Hamster Ball Race With Statham]]> Sat, 16 Aug 2014 01:06:08 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/453662414.jpg
Jimmy Fallon and Jason Statham go head-to-head in a giant hamster ball race through Rockefeller Plaza.]]>
<![CDATA[Fallon: Lovato Talks "Dateline NBC" Obsession]]> Sat, 16 Aug 2014 00:51:07 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/453662450.jpg
Jimmy Fallon chats with Demi Lovato about her world tour, diving with sharks and her obsession with crime investigation shows.]]>
<![CDATA[Local Pizza Place is Top Family Friendly Restaurant]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 18:46:24 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Food+Phillies+2012+Preview+Seasons+Pizza+Generic.jpg
A Manchester pizza place has snagged a spot on the list of top-10 family friendly restaurants in the country.

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<![CDATA[10 Movies to Get You in the Back-to-School Mood]]> Tue, 19 Aug 2014 10:31:32 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/10+Things+I+Hate+About+You.jpg
The anticipation of starting life as a college freshman can leave even the most confident student with unanswered questions before move-in day. Here are freshman year survival tips shared by NBC viewers...

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<![CDATA["Shield" Actor Pleads Not Guilty in Wife's Murder]]> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 22:50:52 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/215*120/Michael+Jace+Arraignment.jpg
A 911 call reveals that Michael Jace, the "Shield" actor charged with killing his wife, notified his father-in-law of the shooting moments after it happened.

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<![CDATA[WATCH: Stallone Talks Schwarzenegger Rivalry]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 12:23:42 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Stallone-Arnold.jpg
On Thursday’s episode of “The Tonight Show,” Sylvester Stallone told Jimmy Fallon about his rivalry with his "The Expendables 3" co-star Arnold Schwarzenegger.]]>
<![CDATA[Meyers Talks Spoilers at the Emmys]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 08:39:32 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/214*120/Screen+Shot+2014-08-15+at+4.11.06+AM.png
Seth Meyers, who will be hosting the Emmys August 25, says that he feels no sympathy for people who don't want to hear spoilers for shows they haven't started watching.]]>
<![CDATA[Meyers Gives Himself Affirmations on "Late Night"]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 04:06:10 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/453618582.jpg
Seth Meyers reads words that are supposed to be affirmations of himself written by his writers, but their sentiments sound more like jabs to his self-esteem.]]>
<![CDATA[Meyers Reveals New "Fredex" Package]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 04:16:25 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Screen+Shot+2014-08-15+at+1.08.49+AM+1.png
For his segment "Fredex," Seth Meyers explains that "Late Night" sent a box of props to Fred Armisen who is away filming the next season of "Portlandia." Meyers reveals a video of Armisen improvising a...]]>
<![CDATA[Meyers: Swift Talks Mysteriously Perfect Post-Gym Look]]> Fri, 15 Aug 2014 04:03:12 -0400 http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/453618602.jpg
Taylor Swift explains to Seth Meyers why she looks glamorous after exiting the gym.]]>