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FOX Entertainment Update 6-25

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Nik Wallenda's fancy foot work breaking records over the weekend. The daredevil's tightrope walk across the Grand Canyon pulled in nearly 13 million viewers, making it the highest rated live event in the Discovery Network's history.

Star Wars creator, George Lucas, married longtime girlfriend Mellody Hobson at his Skywalker Ranch over the weekend. Guests included Steven Spielberg and Ron Howard.   This is Lucas's second marriage.  

Paula Deen's food empire continues to crumble. Smithfield Foods is the latest of the southern chef's sponsors to drop her as a spokesperson. The Food Network dumped Deen days ago, and QVC and Sears are now reviewing their deals with her.

Lionel Richie's new gig has left him a little cold. The legendary singer stars in a new ad campaign for Tap King, hawking beer from inside a fridge. The ads will run in Australia through July.

And Gabrielle Union keeping busy shooting her new show, "Being Mary Jane." It's the first hour-long scripted drama series by BET centered around the life of a successful talk show host. Scoring the leading role, Union says the show is all about perfection being an illusion. "Being Mary Jane" airs on BET July 2nd.    

And that's your Entertainment Update!

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