Disney's REAL Lightsaber and More 'Hollywood Hashtag' Stories for 3-17

Disney has created a REAL lightsaber??!!
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The Wake Up with Bret & Julie's Julie Tristan has all the entertainment news that you'll need, and she might even give you a "Hot Guy Fact of the Day". Today's "Hollywood Hashtag" stories include...

Disney has invented a lightsaber that actually expands and retracts, just like the ones in the "Star Wars" movies. Actors in their parks and attractions are using them, but for now there are no plans to sell them.

Taylor Swift just released four new tracks. Well, three of them are Taylor's Versions" of previously released songs. The fourth IS a brand new track. It's called "All of The Girls You Loved Before".

Bruce Willis' wife Emma Hemming attended a fundraiser for frontotemporal dementia which is the condition he's struggling with.

Ben Affleck revealed what he and Jennifer Lopez were discussing at the Grammys, when everyone thought they were fighting. He said it was no big deal, and he actually had a good time that night.

Scarlett Johansson helped Al Roker do the weather on yesterday's "Today" show.

Can Billie Eilish act? See for yourself. She posted a clip of herself from Donald Glover's new series "Swarm".

Kylie Jenner and Travis Scott filed to legally change their son's name to Aire Webster. They said they regret naming him Wolf Jacques and think the new name is a better fit after spending time with him.

Demi Lovato is making her directorial debut with a documentary about child stardom for Hulu.

Noah Schnapp came out with a delivery-only chicken restaurant called TenderFix. It's available nationwide through food delivery apps and also offers plant-based options.

And a "Family Feud" contestant who joked back in 2020 that marrying his wife was a mistake is now accused of murdering her last month. They were in the process of getting a divorce. (Check out the "Family Feud" clip here.)

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