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Mark Shanahan

Shanahan writes primarily for the Living/Arts section. He covers the comings and goings of Boston’s celebrity class in the newspaper's daily “Names” column, and also writes feature profiles of actors, authors, rock stars, and filmmakers.

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Joey McIntyre checks out ‘The Boxtrolls’

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein , Globe Staff

New Kid on the Block Joey McIntyre brought his family to the premiere in Universal City, Calif. on Sunday.

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Earls bring ‘The Fault in Our Stars’ to Dana-Farber

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein , Globe Staff

Quincy’s Lori and Wayne Earl, whose daughter Esther inspired “The Fault in Our Stars,” spoke at the screening.

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‘Frozen’ producer Peter Del Vecho speaks at BU

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein , Globe Staff

Peter Del Vecho, who helped make “Let It Go” happen, gave a talk at Boston University this past weekend as part of alumni weekend.

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Harvard to honor nine with Du Bois Medal

By Mark Shanahan and Meredith Goldstein , Globe Staff

The late Maya Angelou, Harry Belafonte and Oprah Winfrey are among the medalists.