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Sean P. Means
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From left, actors Bruce Dern, Angela McEwan, director Alexander Payne, June Squibb and Will Forte pose during a photo call for the film Nebraska at the 66th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 23, 2013. (AP Photo/Francois Mori)
The Cricket's Daily 3: Cheers at Cannes for 'Nebraska'

Here's what's happening today in pop culture:

• Director Alexander Payne's "Nebraska" received a standing ovation after its premiere at the Cannes Film Festival – one of the few films at the festival to be so universally lauded. [The Hollywood Reporter]

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• Actress Amanda Bynes, lately known more for her personal problems than her onscreen talents, was arrested in Manhattan on Thursday night. She was charged with marijuana possession after allegedly throwing a bong out of her 36th-floor window. [http://www.nbcnewyork.com/news/local/Amanda-Bynes-Arrested-Throws-Bong-Out-Window-Midtown-Manhattan-Apartment-208758721.html" target="_blank">NBC New York]

• A&E is cancelling its documentary series "Intervention," after 13 seasons and 243 interventions (of which 156 are still sober). [Entertainment Weekly]

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