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Johnny Depp's new movie "Transcendence" looks at what might happen if a scientist's brain runs wild after being uploaded to a computer. But Depp's co-stars Paul Bettany and Rebecca Hall told Carson Daly on TODAY Friday that during a break in filming somethingelse was a little out of control.

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Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:34:15 GMT
Tamron gets a new spring cut! Does it look familiar?

Tamron Hall got a new 'do, sort of.The TODAY anchor debuted her "spring chop" Friday morning, which is actually a look she's sported before."It's my new old 'do!" she told TODAY.com.Johnny Wright, her hairstylist, thinks it's fun to switch her hairstyle up. "She looks young and fresh.

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Lindsay Lohan didn't deny penning a list of alleged lovers that made headlines in recent weeks when she stopped by Andy Cohen's "Watch What Happens Live" Thursday night. In fact, she said the list was part of her rehab recovery program.

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Great dining and activity deals are expected from Groupon, but a chance to meet an A-list actor? Now that's an option too.Brad Pitt has teamed with the deal-of-the-day site to raise money for his Make It Right organization.

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Rock out! 30 songs keeping Natalie pumped for the Boston Marathon

Natalie Morales will check one thing off her bucket list Monday when she competes in the Boston Marathon as part of TODAY's Shine A Light series.Over the past few weeks, Natalie hasinterviewed survivors from the 2013 Boston bombings who persevered despite suffering critical injures.

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