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Johnny Depp And His Band Facing A Potential Boycott In Sweden After Amber Heard's Allegations

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And now, Johnny Depp is starting to feel the heat in Europe!

His band, the Hollywood Vampires, is playing in Sweden on Monday night, and there is a pretty aggressive social media campaign in the country calling for a boycott of the show amid Amber Heard's domestic abuse claims!

Related: Keep Up With All The Depp News HERE

Depp and the rest of the group arrived in Stockholm just after 9 a.m. local time on Monday to get to their hotel — and tonight, they'll take the stage at a local amusement park for a big show.

Annika Troselius, a spokesperson for the amusement park that's hosting the show, said of the allegations and the social media response:

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Wicked Composer Stephen Schwartz Bans North Carolina Performances Over Anti-LGBT Law!

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Good for Stephen Schwartz!

The legendary Tony Award-winning Broadway composer and his collaborators are halting ALL productions of Wicked and all his other works in the state of North Carolina to protest the passing of the state's very controversial anti-LGBT bill!

Related: Disney Channel Introduces Its First Gay Male Couple

The composer shared a very heartfelt and emotional message in Broadway World explaining his decision to stop performances in the beleaguered state, writing in part:

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Relive Chris Rock's CRAZIEST Jokes At The 2016 Oscars!

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We are STILL in stitches!

On Sunday, Chris Rock hosted the 2016 Oscars where he completely shocked the audience with his edgy sense of humor!

Not surprisingly, the comedian addressed the many controversies surrounding this year's award show, notably the lack of diversity in Hollywood.

From Will Smith and Jada Pinkett Smith's boycott, to racism in the entertainment industry, Rock made fun of everything and anything in his opening monologue!

Later in the show, he even brought out Stacey Dash for a bit!

This is definitely one of the most memorable Oscars in history. We totally think he should host next year's ceremony!

To hear his best jokes…

CLICK HERE to view "Chris Rock's CRAZIEST Jokes At The 2016 Oscars!"

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Donald Trump Actually Learned A Lesson — Find Out Why The Presidential Candidate Says He'll Attend The Next GOP Debate!

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What a difference a caucus makes!

After coming in second in the Iowa caucus earlier this week, it appears Donald Trump is starting to realize it's important not to shoot the messenger — or, the television channel — when you get mad!

Related: Donald Trump Accuses Ted Cruz Of Iowa Caucus 'Fraud'!

The real estate mogul said on Friday that he WILL be at the next Republican debate for president put on by FOX News, telling a radio host:

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Megyn Kelly Reveals Donald Trump Almost Flip-Flopped & Came To The Iowa Debate After All!

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Oh, Donald Trump!

Try as you might, you're just not going to get the best of Megyn Kelly!

Related: The Internet Reacts To The Republican Debate!

The FOX News anchor and presidential debate moderator went on The Tonight Show to hang out with Jimmy Fallon last night, and she revealed some inneresting stuff about The Donald's debate boycott last week!

It all started with Kelly recounting how dumb it was for the real estate mogul to boycott in the first place, when she told Fallon she asked tough questions of all the candidates (below):

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Reese Witherspoon Weighs In On #OscarsSoWhite — Where Does She Think Diversity Is Needed First?

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Another star jumps in on #OscarsSoWhite!

This time, it's Reese Witherspoon, and she has a sensible and heartfelt message about the lack of diversity at the Oscars after the award show has gone through such a controversial week of boycotts and debate.

Related: Viola Davis Won't Be At The Oscars

The Legally Blonde actress took to Facebook on Thursday afternoon, and shared her thoughts on the Academy Awards' lack of diversity among nominees in major film categories, writing to her fans (below):

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Viola Davis Won't Be At The Oscars — But Is She Boycotting?! Find Out What She Says The Real Issue Is!

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See where Viola stands on the controversy.

Viola Davis is another celebrity who won't be at the Oscars this year. But it's not because she's boycotting!

On Wednesday, the 50-year-old admitted at Elle's 6th Annual Women in Television Dinner that she has other plans for Hollywood's big night, telling Entertainment Tonight:

"'Cause I'm gonna be on vacation."

However, just because the acclaimed actress isn't officially boycotting the ceremony, that doesn't mean she's okay with the lack of diversity in this year's nominations.

Related: Did Mark Ruffalo Decide To Go To The Oscars?!

But, the gorgeous gal explained that the awards show itself isn't the actual issue at hand, saying:

"The problem is not with the Oscars. The problem is with the Hollywood movie-making system."

The How To Get Away With Murder star elaborated:

"How many black films are being produced every year? How are they being distributed? The films that are being made, are the big-time producers thinking outside of the box in terms of how to cast the role? Can you cast a black woman in that role? Can you cast a black man in that role?"

The fierce female vented that there just aren't enough opportunities available and that's the real root of the problem, dishing:

"The problem isn't even our pay. You could probably line up all the A-List black actresses out there [and] they probably don't make what one A-List white woman makes in one film. That's the problem. You can change the Academy, but if there are no black films being produced, what is there to vote for?"

But despite all the passionate protests from her colleagues, the lovely lady isn't pressuring host Chris Rock to bail on his duties, adding:

"Like I said, the Oscars are not really the issue. It's a symptom of a much greater disease. But if he does [host], I hope he takes it as an opportunity to make a statement, a social statement about change. It's 2016."

We think that would be a good way for him to keep his commitment and still make a statement! What do U think, Perezcious readers?

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