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Jeffrey Katzenberg to Receive National Arts Medal
The DreamWorks Animation CEO, who is one of President Barack Obama's biggest donors, is among the recipients to be honored at the July 28 ceremony.read more
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Will Ferrell, Adam McKay Producing ‘Manimal’ Movie at Sony Animation
Sony Pictures Animation is going animalistic, developing a movie version of “Manimal,” rebooting the TV series as an action-comedy combining animation and live action. Producers are Jimmy ...
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Steve Carell to Star in Disney's 'Brooklyn Family Robinson' (Exclusive)
"Finding Nemo" co-writer David Reynolds is penning the project, which Carell is producing.read more
Asylum Entertainment Signs Deal With Ashley Tisdale's Blondie Girl Productions
Asylum Entertainment closed a deal Tuesday on a multi-year overall production partnership with “High School Musical” star Ashley Tisdale and her company, Blondie Girl Productions. “W...
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Ghent’s World Soundtrack Awards to Fete French Composer Francis Lai
Film Fest Ghent, whose World Soundtrack Awards initiated a spate of annual film music showcases around the world over the past decade, has named French composer Francis Lai as the recipient of the WSA...
‘True Blood's’ Carrie Preston Returning to ‘The Good Wife’
Things are about get crazier on CBS's “The Good Wife.” Carrie Preston will reprise her role as Elsbeth Tascioni, a show representative told TheWrap. The extent and length of her return...
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Comic-Con: Fox's 'Gotham' to Get Massive Marketing Push
Fox is teaming with Warner Bros. Television to create newspaper the "Gotham Chronicle" while San Diego Mayor Kevin L. Faulconer is set to kick off the event with a ride on the Gotham zip line.read mor...
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Al Jazeera: Israeli Foreign Minister Says Network Is Enemy
Israeli foreign minister Avigdor Lieberman has set his sights on a new enemy: the television network Al Jazeera. As Israel enters its third week of a bloody confrontation with Hamas in Gaza, Lieberman...
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Beyonce Proclaims Girl Power With Rosie the Riveter Instagram
Always known as being a strong role model for girls, the "Run the World (Girls)" singer posed as the ultimate feminist icon on Tuesday. read more
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Film Review: ‘Patch Town’
A gloriously ambitious, spectacularly misguided Frankenstein’s monster of a movie that combines Soviet-era iconography, Eastern European folklore and Western consumer-culture critique with a dash of...
John Travolta Cannot Stop Ex-Pilot's Tell-All Lawsuit, Court Says
In 1981, John Travolta starred in “Blow Out” and flew with pilot Douglas Gotterba — at least one of those decisions has come back to haunt him. During his employment termination from...
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Writers Guild Leaders Sound Alarm Over Fox’s Time Warner Bid, Pitch for Funds
Leaders of the Writers Guild of America West, alarmed by Rupert Murdoch’s $80 billion bid for Time Warner Inc., are pitching for funds from the 8,000 members of their guild. The missive — ...
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Woody Allen Musical 'Bullets Over Broadway' to Close
The $14 million musical will have its final Broadway performance Aug. 24.read more
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Regina King Joins 'American Crime,' Will Direct 'Scandal,' Return to 'Big Bang Theory' (Exclusive)
The "Southland" alum is keeping busy, booking a season-long arc on the John Ridley drama.read more
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Sony Turmoil: Top Executive Exodus Continues
Turmoil continues to envelop Sony Pictures’ top executive ranks, begging the question of when and if the current administration can turn around the struggling studio and put an end to the uphea...
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Anthony Hopkins, Evan Rachel Wood to Star in HBO's 'Westworld'
The adaptation of Michael Crichton's 1973 film hails from writers Jonathan Nolan and Lisa Joy and exec producers J.J. Abrams and Jerry Weintraub and has now been officially picked up to pilot.read mor...
‘Walking Dead’ Star Steven Yeun Is Writing and Producing His Own Projects to Create Better Roles For Asian Actors
Steven Yeun took a big leap of faith back in 2005, deciding that instead of pursuing a proper — and lucrative — career, he'd instead move to Chicago to try his hand at acting. The risk...
Jeff Blake's Departure at Sony Leaves Amy Pascal With No One Else to Blame
The changing of the guard continues at Sony, where the exit of veteran Jeff Blake on Tuesday as chairman of worldwide marketing and distribution comes on the heels of last year's sweep of the mark...
Ken Burns ‘Thrilled’ About Central Park Five Settlement
Ken Burns has one word about the $40 million settlement that New York City has agreed to pay five men who were wrongfully convicted of raping a jogger in Central Park in 1989. Well, actually, he has a...
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Clippers Coach Will Quit if Donald Sterling Remains Owner, Says Interim CEO
UPDATED: Testifying at the ongoing Clippers sale trial, Richard Parsons said Doc Rivers would leave if the team's current owner stayed; later on Tuesday, Sterling filed another lawsuit against his wif...

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