Timothy White/E!(LOS ANGELES) — Kim Kardashian is a reality star, clothing designer and a book author — and is now firing back at her critics who say her career is easy.

“I get more fed up with questions like — I was traveling recently and I was doing a press day and people were like, ‘How do you feel when people say what do you do?’ And I’m like, I’m here working aren’t I? Like, I’m here to promote something,” she told Access Hollywood.

Kim fires back at those people: “I said, ‘Hey why don’t you do this — tell someone else that you think can do it. Tell them to do everything that I’ve done in my career and see if they end up where I’m at. Try it. Just try it. I dare you.”

Kardashian also said she ignores most of the criticisms online, but she does have her boundaries. “I will block someone if they say something negative about my daughter,” she said.

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Warner Bros.(NEW YORK) — Matthew Lewis, the actor who played Neville Longbottom in the Harry Potter series, is all grown up.

The one-time child actor recently showed off his toned physique on the cover of Attitude, the U.K.’s gay lifestyle magazine. And inside the magazine, there are pics where he’s just wearing underwear and not much else.

Lewis’ new look is getting tons of reaction online, including from Harry Potter author J.K. Rowling. The writer tweeted: “@Mattdavelewis Not as bad as watching Dan in Equus, but close. Warn me next time, for God’s sake.”

The acclaimed author was referring to the time Harry Potter himself, Daniel Radcliffe, was naked in a play.

The best part is Lewis’ response: “Well, this is awkward. Sorry, Jo …” he tweeted.

In the end, Rowling responded in support. “@Mattdavelewis I will always support you whatever you want to do, Matthew. Now go put some clothes on,” she wrote.

Lewis, now 25, started in the Potter series back in 2001, when he wasn’t even a teenager yet. He will next be seen in Me Before You, a film adaptation of Jojo Moyes’ book of the same name in which a woman finds herself taking care of a recently paralyzed man. The film is set for release June 3, 2016.

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ABC/Randy Holmes(LONDON) — He may have walked down the aisle, something many fans thought he’d never do, but George Clooney is still the same guy who loves a good prank.

“I’m doing one now that I can’t tell you about, but in a year you are going to hear I’ve been arrested — I’m not kidding, because I think I’ve crossed the line,” he tells BBC host Graham Norton on Friday’s The Graham Norton Show.

The Tomorrowland star adds, “But I have a wife; she’s a barrister. I’ll be fine!”

George and Amal Clooney, who is a human rights lawyer, married in Italy last September.

George is notorious for pranking Hollywood. Just last year, he pranked Amy Poehler and Tina Fey after they made fun of him at the Golden Globes as hosts. Clooney told Good Morning America that he struck back by sending them a fake letter written on stationary bearing his friend Matt Damon’s name.

The note said that Damon was really upset over a joke they told on stage at the awards show. A few days later, Damon — who knew nothing about the prank — received two fruit baskets from the ladies, with two notes attached. One note apologized, while the other, Clooney said, read, “This is a prank from George Clooney and tell him we’re grown-a** comedians. And you better step your game up!”

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Frank Ockenfels/AMC(NEW YORK) — Much has been made of the Mad Men series finale that aired Sunday night.

However, the show’s creator, Matthew Weiner, laid rumors to rest Wednesday night during a discussion with author A.M. Homes at the New York Public Library.

“In the abstract, I did think, why not end this show with the greatest commercial ever made?” he said, in a video posted by The Hollywood Reporter. “In terms of what it means to people and everything, I am, again, not for ambiguity for ambiguity’s sake, but it was nice to have your cake and eat it too, in terms of what is advertising, who is Don and what is that thing?”

In the last few moments of the AMC show, Don Draper, played by Jon Hamm, is at a commune in northern California, trying to understand who he is. After connecting with another lonely man, he realizes what he’s meant to do and seemingly creates the iconic “I’d Like to Buy the World a Coke” commercial.

“I hope that the audience would feel that he was embracing a part of himself or maybe them,” Weiner said of the emotional moment. “That they were heard.”

“I did hear rumblings of people talking about the ad being corny and it’s a little bit disturbing to me,” he added. “Five years before that, black people and white people couldn’t even be in an ad together, OK? And the idea that someone in an enlightened state and not just co-option might have created something that is very pure — and yeah, there’s soda in there with a good feeling, but that ad to me, it’s the best ad ever made, and it comes from a very good place.”

Weiner said that he knew at the end of season four how he wanted Don’s story to end, and he also knew at that point that Betty was going to die. However, Peggy’s relationship with Stan was less obvious to him, as was Joan’s newfound career ambitions.

“I didn’t even know Joan was a main character until I met Christina Hendricks!” he said. “I definitely didn’t think Joan would end up this single-mom feminist, looking for childcare on her own….I love the fact that it’s not philosophical for her. I’m not demeaning the philosophy of feminism, I’m just saying this woman made a practical decision not to take any s*** anymore….She biologically loves work.”

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Frank Ockenfels/AMC(NEW YORK) — Much has been made of the Mad Men series finale that aired Sunday night.

However, the show’s creator, Matthew Weiner, laid rumors to rest Wednesday night during a discussion with author A.M. Homes at the New York Public Library.

“In the abstract, I did think, why not end this show with the greatest commercial ever made?” he said, in a video posted by The Hollywood Reporter. “In terms of what it means to people and everything, I am, again, not for ambiguity for ambiguity’s sake, but it was nice to have your cake and eat it too, in terms of what is advertising, who is Don and what is that thing?”

In the last few moments of the AMC show, Don Draper, played by Jon Hamm, is at a commune in northern California, trying to understand who he is. After connecting with another lonely man, he realizes what he’s meant to do and seemingly creates the iconic “I’d Like to Buy the World a Coke” commercial.

“I hope that the audience would feel that he was embracing a part of himself or maybe them,” Weiner said of the emotional moment. “That they were heard.”

“I did hear rumblings of people talking about the ad being corny and it’s a little bit disturbing to me,” he added. “Five years before that, black people and white people couldn’t even be in an ad together, OK? And the idea that someone in an enlightened state and not just co-option might have created something that is very pure — and yeah, there’s soda in there with a good feeling, but that ad to me, it’s the best ad ever made, and it comes from a very good place.”

Weiner said that he knew at the end of season four how he wanted Don’s story to end, and he also knew at that point that Betty was going to die. However, Peggy’s relationship with Stan was less obvious to him, as was Joan’s newfound career ambitions.

“I didn’t even know Joan was a main character until I met Christina Hendricks!” he said. “I definitely didn’t think Joan would end up this single-mom feminist, looking for childcare on her own….I love the fact that it’s not philosophical for her. I’m not demeaning the philosophy of feminism, I’m just saying this woman made a practical decision not to take any s*** anymore….She biologically loves work.”

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Jeffrey R. Staab/CBS(NEW YORK) — David Letterman’s Late Show swan song brought in big ratings for CBS.

Wednesday night’s broadcast of Late Show, which marked the end of Letterman’s 33-year run on late-night TV, averaged 13.76 million viewers. It was the program’s largest audience since February of 1994, when an episode of Late Show followed CBS coverage of the Winter Olympics.

The Letterman finale boosted the audience for The Late Late Show with James Corden, which averaged four million viewers, the program’s biggest-ever audience with any host.

Stephen Colbert succeeds Letterman as Late Show host in September.

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David Welker/TLC(NEW YORK) — Josh Duggar is responding to recent reports that he inappropriately touched minors several years ago, saying he “would do anything to go back to those teen years and take different actions.”

In Touch magazine was the first to report that Josh Duggar was investigated in 2006 for alleged misconduct starting when he was 14 years old.

A representative for TLC, the network behind the Duggars’ show 19 Kids and Counting, referred a request by ABC News for comment to the Duggars’ personal representative. That person did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

In a statement first provided to People magazine and then posted to Facebook, Josh admitted, “Twelve years ago, as a young teenager, I acted inexcusably for which I am extremely sorry and deeply regret. I hurt others, including my family and close friends. …I sought forgiveness from those I had wronged.”

Josh, now 27 but 14 at the time of the first alleged incident, admitted he told his father of his actions.

“I confessed this to my parents who took several steps to help me address the situation. We spoke with the authorities where I confessed my wrongdoing, and my parents arranged for me and those affected by my actions to receive counseling. I understood that if I continued down this wrong road that I would end up ruining my life,” he said.

People magazine added that Josh has now resigned from his position at the Family Research Council.

Josh’s parents, Jim Bob and Michelle, added, “When Josh was a young teenager, he made some very bad mistakes, and we were shocked. We had tried to teach him right from wrong. That dark and difficult time caused us to seek God like never before. …We pray that as people watch our lives they see that we are not a perfect family. We have challenges and struggles every day.”

Josh’s wife, Anna, 26, has also released a statement to People, saying she knew about Josh’s actions before they were married, adding that he received counseling after the incidents, which “changed his life.”

“I can imagine the shock many of you are going through reading this. I remember feeling that same shock,” she told the magazine. “When my family and I first visited the Duggar home, Josh shared his past teenage mistakes.”

Anna added that she was surprised by Josh’s “openness and humility” in admitting this.

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David Giesbrecht/NBC(NEW YORK) — “Red Nose Day,” a three-hour live event designed to raise money for charity organizations that focus on helping children and young people in the U.S. and around the world lift themselves out of poverty, aired Thursday night on NBC.

The star-studded lineup included actors Will Ferrell, Jack Black, Anna Kendrick, and Gwyneth Paltrow, as well as musicians like Coldplay, John Mellencamp, Keith Urban, Ed Sheeran, and U2.

Here are some of the evening’s highlights:

  • There was a comedy montage called “Seth Meyers’ Celebrity Phone Tree,” in which Meyers started a phone tree featuring a myriad of film stars to spread the word about “Red Nose Day” to their friends. The message gets more jumbled with each subsequent call, until, finally, Reese Witherspoon calls Seth to ask him if he’ll agree to take part in a charity called “The Day They Stopped Making Rosé.”
  • In a parody of The Voice, Ferrell faced off against Parks and Recreation star Nick Offerman to prove who is the best at convincing people to donate. To Ferrell’s disgust, Voice coach Adam Levine declares the battle a tie, to which Ferrell responds, “That’s not the way winning works, Levine. There’s no such thing as two winners.”
  • In a segment of “Billy on the Street,” comedian Billy Eichner and Martin Short approached random New Yorkers on the street asking for “Red Nose Day” donations. The two manage to collect some money, but are outraged to learn that people either haven’t heard of Short or don’t believe it’s really him.
  • Jane Krakowski, noting the upcoming Ghostbusters reboot featuring an all-female cast, presented a comedy segment featuring several films that once starred men, re-imagined with women. Among them:Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade, starring Anna Kendrick, in search of the Holy Grail as a decoration for her house.
  • Coldplay’s Game of Thrones parody featured the show’s cast taking part in a musical production of the show, written by the band’s frontman, Chris Martin. Though he had high hopes for the production, it ends in failure when, according to the sketch, Game of Thrones author George R.R. Martin won’t give his consent to turn the books into a play.

The evening also included musical performances from U2, who performed “Song for Someone.” Ed Sheeran teamed up with Kermit the Frog for “The Rainbow Connection,” from The Muppet Movie. Mellencamp and Urban joined forces for Mellencamp’s “Pink Houses.”

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Buena Vista(NEW YORK) — Here’s a look at the new movies opening nationwide Friday:

Tomorrowland — In the Disney film, George Clooney is a former boy-genius who, along with a bright teen, attempts to uncover the secrets of a mysterious place called “Tomorrowland.” Hugh Laurie, Britt Robertson, Raffey Cassidy, Tim McGraw, Judy Greer, Kathryn Hahn and Keegan Michael-Key also star. Rated PG.

Poltergeist — The horror remake focuses on evil spirits that snatch a young girl from her family. Sam Rockwell, Rosemarie DeWitt, Jared Harris and Jane Adams star. Rated PG-13.

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ABC/Rick Rowell(NEW YORK) — Britt Nilsson may have been sent home this week on The Bachelorette, but that doesn’t mean she hasn’t found love.

During the rose ceremony, an unexpected twist occurred when Brady Toops admitted to the remaining “bachelorette” Kaitlyn Bristowe that his heart belonged to Nilsson, and that he was removing himself from the competition.

And on Thursday’s Good Morning America, Nilsson hinted that the move scored Toops some points.

“Brady is an amazing person and…Yeah, I cannot give anything away but he does come find me which is a really, really sweet and honorable move, I think,” she said.

US Weekly claims the two are now in a relationship. A source told the magazine, “Brady and Britt are still together. They’re very happy.”

The Bachelorette, with Bristowe looking for love, returns Monday at 9 p.m. ET on ABC.

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