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Winehouse docu-film on the way

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The director of award-winning film “Senna” is making a documentary about the late soul singer Amy Winehouse.

Focus Features International says the movie will feature unseen archive footage to tell the story of the art and life of the musician, who died at age 27 in London in 2011 from accidental alcohol poisoning.

‘Scream’ TV series

MTV is getting ready to blast viewers with a brand-new “Scream.”

The network says it will produce a pilot for a TV-series adaptation of the wildly popular slasher films.

MTV said the films’ original director, Wes Craven, is in discussions to direct the one-hour pilot.

The “Scream” series is planned to debut in summer 2014.

MTV also said “Snooki & JWOWW” has been renewed for a third season.

Happy birthday

Among celebrity birthdays today: Actress-comedian Carol Burnett is 80. Singer Bobby Rydell is 71. Actor Giancarlo Esposito is 55. Actor Jet Li is 50. Actor-comedian Kevin James is 48. Singer T-Boz is 43. Actor Jason Earles is 36. Actor Tom Welling is 36. Actor Nyambi Nyambi is 34. Actress Jordana Brewster is 33. Actor Channing Tatum is 33.

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