Last Updated Apr 27, 2015 10:30AM

Burbank, Calif. • Paul Bettany couldn’t hear anything. When the 43-year-old actor initially donned a noggin-encasing headpiece to portray the mysterious Vision in “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” in theaters Friday, Bettany could barely make out what anyone was saying around …

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Playwright Julie Jensen poses for a portrait in October 2010. Utah writers, theater artists win national awards
    A handful of Utah writers and theater artists have been honored with prestigious national awards. Utah poet Lisa Bickmore has won the Ballymaloe Inter...
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George Dvorsky leads the University of Utah Marching Band in Salt Lake’s Pioneer Theatre Company company looks for new notes in ‘The Music Man’
    George Dvorsky received an unusual marketing request just after arriving in town for rehearsals to star as Harold Hill in Pioneer Theatre Company’s bi...
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Bishop John C. Wester shakes hands with people, including representative Tim Cosgrove following a Red Mass for Justice at the Cathedral of the Madeleine in Salt Lake City on Friday, Oct. 11, 2013. The mass was held in honor of the legal community, including lawyers, judges, law enforcement and members of the military. Salt Lake City’s Bishop Wester appointed Santa Fe archbishop
    The leader of Utah’s 300,000 Catholics is leaving. Bishop John C. Wester, who oversees the Catholic Diocese of Salt Lake City has been appointed archb...
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  • The first course of the State Dinner is a White House unveils ‘Kailua Blue’-trimmed Barack Obama state china
    The White House on Monday unveiled the official state china service of President Barack Obama’s administration, an 11-piece setting trimmed in a hue o...
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  • Ann Cannon: Forget those good fortunes ... in bed
    The fortunes you find tucked into Chinese fortune cookies are usually pretty lame, right? So that’s why our family (like many of you) always adds “in ...
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  • Betty White accepts the lifetime achievement award at the 42nd annual Daytime Emmy Awards at Warner Bros. Studios on Sunday, April 26, 2015, in Burbank, Calif. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP) Lauer, DeGeneres team for racy Daytime Emmys opening
    Los Angeles • Matt Lauer and Ellen DeGeneres helped the Daytime Emmys make a gender-bending return to television with a comedy bit involving pasties a...
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  • FILE - In this June 25, 2013 file photo, Vin Testa of Washington waves a rainbow flag in support of gay rights outside the Supreme Court in Washington.  The Supreme Court will hear arguments over same-sex marriage on April 28 and make audio of the proceedings available later that day. The gay marriage cases mark the only time this term that the court has agreed to the quick release of audio recordings. But the court is continuing its ban on providing video of its sessions or even live-streamed audio. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite, File) 5 arguments to watch as the Supreme Court considers gay marriage
    Washington • State bans on same-sex marriage have been justified based on judicial precedent, states’ rights, regulating procreation, optimal child-re...
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  • FILE - In this March 30, 2015 file photo, Brian Wilson performs on stage during Brian Fest: A Night To Celebrate The Music Of Brian Wilson at the Fonda Theatre in Los Angeles. Wilson recently released Brian Wilson happy to have an old friend on new record, tour including Utah stop
    While Brian Wilson doesn’t plan to officially reunite with the surviving members of the Beach Boys, having an old friend sing on a new record certainl...
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  • FILE - In this Feb. 27, 2013 file photo, author Toni Morrison signs copies of her latest book Toni Morrison sets her new novel in an alien world: Today
    Toni Morrison has written 11 novels and won all the great prizes, but found herself struggling with her new book, “God Help the Child.” Much of her wo...
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  • Salt Lake violinist Will Hagen will play for the home crowd
    Salt Lake City native Will Hagen, well on his way to a thriving concert career at age 22, will take a break from his studies at Los Angeles’ Colburn C...
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Mindy (Mindy Kaling) and Danny (Chris Messina) prepare for a visit from Danny's priest in the Scott D. Pierce: Will your favorite TV show be back this fall?
    Networks will decide their fall schedules in the next few weeks. Shows like “Glee,” and “Parks and Rec are already gone; shows like “Castle” and “CSI”...
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  • Brian Wilson performs onstage during Music review: Brian Wilson is back with evocative album
    Brian Wilson’s “No Pier Pressure” offers ample reason to celebrate the extended solo career that has followed his Beach Boys’ journey. His 11th solo s...
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Christian Hoff, Michael Longoria, Daniel Reichard and J. Robert Spencer are the Midtown Men, four of the original cast members of It will be raining hits of the 1960s with Midtown Men and the Utah Symphony
    Daniel Reichard has a vivid memory of his last visit to Salt Lake City with the Midtown Men. The group was performing in the amphitheater at the Utah ...
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  • This image released by Lionsgate shows Michiel Huisman, left, and Blake Lively in a scene from Movie review: Endless youth is a mixed blessing in ‘Age of Adaline’
    Who hasn’t wished to stay 29 forever — to be old enough to have wisdom and confidence, but young enough to be free of wrinkles, gray hair and aching b...
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  • In this image released by A24 Films, Domhnall Gleeson appears in a scene from Movie review: ‘Ex Machina’ is cool, hot and emotional
    There’s a surplus of intelligence, artificial and otherwise, in “Ex Machina,” a futuristic thriller that’s also a high-tech morality tale. Caleb Smith...
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Interior of a home that is part of this year's Utah Heritage Foundation's 44th Annual Homes Tour in Salt Lake City, Thursday, April 9, 2015. Eight homes in the tree-lined Yalecrest neighborhood will be open for tours Saturday, April 25. Home tour to showcase Salt Lake City’s Yalecrest neighborhood
    Salt Lake City’s tree-lined Yalecrest neighborhood will be showcased Saturday during the Utah Heritage Foundation’s 44th annual Homes Tour. The eight ...
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  • Music review: Halestorm delivers tight, yet very basic rock
    Grammy-winning rock band Halestorm is out with its third studio album, “Into the Wild Life,” 13 tracks of edge-free power rock, spurred on Lzzy Hale’s...
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Country singer Scotty McCreery will perform Friday, April 24, at the University of Utah. Concert preview: How country singer Scotty McCreery became U. of Utah fan
    Country singer Scotty McCreery may be a student at North Carolina State University, but for one weekend last December, he was an adopted son of the Un...
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  • This image released by Columbia Pictures shows Dev Patel in a scene from Is a real ‘Ex Machina’ or ‘Age of Ultron’ in humanity’s future?
    What happens when machines are finally, truly intelligent? Fiction has long wrestled with the implications, and it started long before the homicidal H...
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  • A film still showing USS Kirk crew members in Rory Kennedy’s stunning ‘Last Days in Vietnam’ is making its TV debut on PBS
    Sometimes documentary filmmakers get lucky. And Emmy-winner Rory Kennedy readily admits she had some great luck with her Oscar-nominated documentary “...
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  • Where in Utah was this photo taken? Email your guess to outdoors@sltrib.com for a chance to win a book
    This week • Email your guess about where this photo was taken, along with your name and address, to outdoors@sltrib.com for a chance to win the book “...
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