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Katy Perry, the pop star with more Twitter followers than anyone on Earth, is set to take the halftime stage at the Super Bowl on Sunday. What will she sing? What will she wear? How many people dressed as cats will be involved? She says her Super Bowl halftime performance will make you “Roar” — with animals. “It’s going to be wild out there,” Perry teased.
'Gotham' star Taylor delights fans with his Penguin villainy
Although filmed in the real Gotham City, Fox's "Gotham," which airs at 7 p.m. Mondays, inhabits a New York all its own. What resides here is part reverential mythmaking (it recounts Batman's genesis), part free-floating film noir (whose 1940s manners co-exist with '60s-vintage cars and circa-'90s cellphones). It's a hybrid dreamscape in meticulous limbo. "I can't believe I'm here," says Robin Lord Taylor.
Weekend picks: Giordano Dance premieres 'Shirt'
The Windy City's own internationally famous Giordano Dance Chicago performs a repertory concert featuring the world premiere of Ray Mercer's “Shirt Off My Back,” Autumn Eckman's revised “Moving Sidewalks” and revivals of other works on Saturday at the Auditorium Theatre of Roosevelt University in Chicago.
DVD previews: ‘John Wick,’ ‘Dear White People’
Keanu Reeves can still tussle with the best of them, and he needs to in "John Wick," an action flick in overdrive. The film arrives on DVD Feb.3 along with "The Best of Me," "Dracula Untold" and "Dear White People."
Author appearances: Keegan Allen stops at Naperville’s Anderson’s
Actor Keegan Allen of television’s “Pretty Little Liars” presents his photographic journal “life.love.beauty” at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, at Anderson’s Bookshop in Naperville. British author Nick Hornby discusses his newest title, “Funny Girl,” at 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, at the Tivoli Theatre in Downers Grove. These are just a few of the authors appearing this week in the Chicago area.
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