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ICM Partners Snags Steve Alexander From Resolution
ICM Partners has hired talent agent Steve Alexander, who will brings clients David Duchovny, Joy Bryant and Tatiana Maslany with him to his new home. Alexander recently left Resolution, the agency for...
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Endemol, Charlie Brooker Launch House of Tomorrow
LONDON — Television production and distribution giant Endemol has added to its stable of U.K. production companies with the launch of drama and comedy shingle House of Tomorrow, led by TV writer...
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Roman Polanski To Be Among Locarno Film Festival’s Guests of Honor
ROME – Roman Polanski will be among guests of honor at the upcoming Locarno Film Festival where he will hold a master class and introduce a screening of his “Venus in Fur,” with star...
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U.K. Regulator: BBC's 'Top Gear' Host Deliberately Used Racial Slur
Ofcom says the British public broadcaster breached broadcasting rules during a special shot in Burma that featured controversial comments from Jeremy Clarkson. read more
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BSkyB Increases ‎Stake in Silicon Valley Virtual Reality Technology Firm Jaunt
The U.K. pay TV giant says the startup, whose technology captures and displays 360 degree video content, will give it “additional insight into developments within the field.”read more
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Murdoch’s BSkyB Ups Stake in Virtual Reality Company Jaunt
Rupert Murdoch’s U.K. pay TV operator BSkyB has invested a further $400,000 in Jaunt, a Silicon Valley company specializing in 3D virtual reality entertainment. The move follows BSkyB’s $3...
First ‘Hunger Games: Mockingjay’ Trailer: Katniss is Dazed and Confused (Video)
The world is in disarray, and our only hope at salvation rests on the shoulders of Jennifer Lawrence. Oh, and her character in “The Hunger Games” is very vital to the future of that fictio...