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Corus Entertainment Leads $12 Mil Round in YouTube Female-Focused Network KIN
Canadian media company Corus Entertainment led a $12 million round of funding in KIN, which operates a network of femme-centered YouTube lifestyle channels including the channel for “The Ellen S...
‘America’s Got Talent’ Helps ‘Mysteries of Laura’ Win Timeslot in Debut
To solve the case of how “The Mysteries of Laura,” NBC’s police procedural starring Debra Messing as mom/homicide detective, was the top-rated new drama of the night, look no further...
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EBay Suffers Another Security Hack
Online auction house eBay has once again come under fire for its slow response to a reported hack that drove its buyers to a phony "Welcome" page that gathered users' credentials. New...
6 Tips on Breaking Into Branded Content Without Selling Out
As part of IFP Independent Film Week's Filmmaker Conference, yesterday at the Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center, a group of creators discussed breaking into the film industry with the help of ...
Shine International Appoints Ted Bookstaver as SVP, Head of Americas
Shine International has appointed Ted Bookstaver as SVP, Head of Americas, the distribution company announced Thursday. Starting Oct. 1, he will head sales and acquisitions activity for Shine Internat...
PBS Acquires Teenager-Made Documentary Series (Exclusive)
PBS has acquired Downtown Community Television Center's  documentary series “Our Cameras, Our Stories,” and will premiere the program on October 4th, TheWrap has learned. Also read:...
Robert Downey Jr., Emma Watson Among Brittania Awards Honorees
Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo, Emma Watson, Mike Leigh and Dame Judi Dench will be given Britannia Awards at BAFTA Los Angeles ceremonies Oct. 30 at the Beverly Hilton. The prize salutes “ind...
Film Review: ‘The Remaining’
Genre mashups don’t come much odder than “The Remaining,” a theologically questionable but fitfully exciting melodrama about fear and loathing among the non-Raptured. once this small-budget indi...
Jack White Slams Rolling Stone, Kardashian Coverage in ‘Kanye-esque’ Rant (Audio)
Jack White has a number of bones to pick with Rolling Stone magazine, and listed them Wednesday for nearly three minutes during a Boston. White criticized The Foo Fighters for having two guitarists pl...
Robert Downey Jr., Emma Watson, Mike Leigh to Receive Britannia Awards
Actors Robert Downey Jr., Emma Watson, Mark Ruffalo and Dame Judi Dench and director Mike Leigh will be the recipients of this year's Britannia Awards, the British Academy of Television Arts Los A...
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ABC Adapting Hot Korean Drama 'My Love From Another Star' (Exclusive)
The format is a hit in China and Korea, where it has set viewership and streaming recordsread more
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Britannia Awards to Honor Robert Downey Jr., Mark Ruffalo and Mike Leigh
In addition to the three 2014 Oscar hopefuls, BAFTA-LA's annual ceremony, set for Oct. 30 this year, will also fete Dame Judi Dench and Emma Watsonread more
Want To Be a Part of 'Tusk'? Head to Theaters Tonight
Thinking of checking out "Tusk," the latest, wackadoo film from Kevin Smith? If the premise of the film, wherein Justin Long's character is literally transformed into a walrus, wasn't enough...
Watch: Exclusive Clip from 'Swim Little Fish Swim' Offers a Quirky Musical Interlude
"Swim Little Fish Swim," the debut feature of co-writers and directors Lola Bessis and Ruben Amar, centers on a young French artist’s (Bessis) arrival in New York City. The film'...
Stephen Colbert Goes Undercover at Comic-Con to Sell Fake Superhero Hawkcat (Video)
The Colbert ReportGet More: Colbert Report Full Episodes,The Colbert Report on Facebook,Video ArchiveIf you wondered who or what that weird Hawkcat thing was roaming San Diego Comic Con this year, it ...
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Brand of the Day: Meet the U.S. Market Leader in E-Cigarettes
Electronic cigarettes may be relatively young product category, but that doesn't mean various brands aren't battling for top spot of a $2 billion market. Beyond the litany of debates over t...
Matthew McConaughey Not Returning for ‘Magic Mike’ Sequel Due to Gus Van Sant Film
Matthew McConaughey‘s stripping days are behind him. The Oscar winner's publicist told TheWrap that he will not return for the “Magic Mike” sequel, because his schedule did not...
Film Review: ‘The Reaper’
Helmer Juric Juric captures the atmosphere of volatility and despair in a place where former deeds are not easily forgotten and the recent past is still a raw wound.
Project of the Day: 'Children of the Night'
Here's your daily dose of an indie film in progress -- at the end of the week, you'll have the chance to vote for your favorite. In the meantime: Is this a movie you’d want to see? Tell us in the c...
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'Transparent': TV Review
A father with three grown children gathers the courage to tell them he's transforming himself into a womanread more

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