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Showbiz Smackdown – July 18
Showbiz Smackdown – July 18

Patty from Champaign chose the category Missed Opportunities. She got No. 1 correct. Andy got ‘em all right.

• He starred in Grease and later said turning down the role of Forrest Gump was a mistake. (John Travolta)

• Because of a scheduling conflict with Forrest Gump, Tom Hanks turned down the role of Andy Dufresne in what movie? (The Shawshank Redemption)

• Neo in The Matrix was almost played by this actor, who passed on the role to work instead on Wild Wild West. (Will Smith)

Interviews & Bits

PODCAST pod

Willie Waffle reviews Fury

Will there be Oscars in Brad Pitt’s future with new film Fury?

gina

The “Duggar Rules for Raising Teens”

We found a list of their “rules” for their teens and wanted to see what Gina thought.

PODCAST pod

Better When Bleeped!

NBC’s Brian Williams sounds better when bleeps are added.