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Weekend Report July 28, 2014
Lucy: $44MM Luc Besson Lichter Grossman et al - Peter Nichols (attorney) Scarlett Johansson CAA - Bryan Lourd LBI Entertainment - Rick Yorn Morgan Freeman CAA - Fred Specktor ...
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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Off Broadway Review: ‘Mala Hierba’
Second Stage really knows how to show a girl a good time, the proof being its excellent track record of producing vital work by important women playwrights. Chalk up another win with “Mala Hierb...
‘Once Upon a Time’ Expands ‘Frozen’ Cast With Tyler Jacob Moore and John Rhys-Davies
Prince Hans and Paddie the troll are the latest “Frozen” characters heading for Storybrooke. “Once Upon a Time” c0-creator and producer Adam Horowitz tweeted about actors Tyle...
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Robert Rodriguez’s El Rey Network Signs Martial Arts Movie Pact With Celestial
HONG KONG — Robert Rodriguez’s nascent El Rey cable TV network has struck a long-term programming partnership with Hong Kong’s Celestial Pictures. The five year deal gives El Rey Network acc...
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Bruce Campbell Says He Plans to Star in Sam Raimi’s ‘The Evil Dead’ TV Series
Just when “Evil Dead” fans thought they couldn’t get more excited, original trilogy star Bruce Campbell dropped some more news on them. At Comic-Con last weekend, Sam Raimi announced...
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James Shigeta, Top Asian-American Actor of Early '60s and 'Die Hard' Co-Star, Dies at 81
He starred in such films as "The Crimson Kimono," “Flower Drum Song,” “Cry for Happy," "Bridge to the Sun" and, later, as a terrorized executive in the Bruce Willis movie.read more