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'The Voice' Recap: Battles Round 2 Debuts, Chris Martin Mentors
All that -- plus Usher's new hat -- is a winning combination, as each of the Monday night performances alone blew away the entire first battle round.read more
Scott Caan Replaces Shia LaBeouf in ‘Rock the Kasbah’
Scott Caan has replaced Shia LaBeouf in Bill Murray’s indie comedy “Rock the Kasbah.” LaBeouf had come on to the project in January after announcing that he was leaving public life d...
‘How I Met Your Mother’ Finale: Oh My God, That Totally Happened!
(Spoiler alert: If you're reading this and not expecting spoilers, you're literally too stupid to live. Stop reading now before you can complain in the comments section that there were spoiler...
Chelsea Handler Protégé Ross Mathews Signs New Two-Year Deal With E! (Exclusive)
While Chelsea Handler has made it abundantly clear that she sees no future for herself at E!, the case is somewhat different for her protégé Ross Mathews. Mathews, who hosts the weekly late night ta...
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'Dancing With The Stars' Contestants Amy Purdy, Danica McKellar Give Emotional Performances
GMA host Robin Roberts joined the ABC panel as a guest judge on the show as the Paralympian brought the audience to tears with her touching dedication to her dad.read more
‘How I Met Your Mother’ Finale Mixes Ambition, Melancholy (SPOILERS)
After nine seasons, “How I Met Your Mother” finally ended the most protracted father-children conversation in history — as some have already noted, a little too late to escape with ...
Cameron Diaz, Jason Segel Get Busy in First ‘Sex Tape’ Red-Band Trailer (Video)
Cameron Diaz and Jason Segel go hunting for their homemade porno in the first red-band trailer for “Sex Tape.” The Sony comedy, which reunites the actors with their “Bad Teacher̶...
ScreenHits Raises $1.2 Million to Build Out Online Marketplace
U.K. “angel” investors join with the British government in an early stage company with a system that matches TV program buyers and sellers, and offers streaming content.read more
Tobey Maguire, Alexandra Milchan Producing Serial-Killer Drama ‘Red Mohawk’
Tobey Maguire’s Material Pictures and producer Alexandra Milchan are developing the serial-killer drama “The Red Mohawk.” Based on a book by Anonymous, the story centers on a murdere...
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Why Hollywood People Never Say 'No'
Lunch? Call me (but I won't answer!): What's behind the entertainment industry's maddening, pervasive, conflict-avoidant, passive-aggressive and possibly pathological habit of just saying maybe to eve...
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Scott Caan in Talks to Replace Shia LaBeouf in 'Rock the Kasbah' (Exclusive)
Bill Murray is leading the cast of the Barry Levinson comedy. read more
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Heathers: The Musical: Theater Review
The era-defining black comedy, in which Winona Ryder and Christian Slater took down a totalitarian high school clique, gets bubblegum song-and-dance treatment Off Broadway.read more
Highlights of Variety’s Massive: The Ad & Marketing Summit
Date: April 3, 2014 Location: Four Seasons Doheny, Beverly Hills 9:20 a.m. Keynote Conversation: Convergence: A New Model for Brand-Content Partnerships. Panelists: Ryan Kavanaugh (1), CEO, Relativity...
Gawker Says Quentin Tarantino’s Suit Is Really an Attack on Its Reporting
Gawker Media fired back at Quentin Tarantino’s claim that it “fabricated” a news story to justify linking to a leaked online copy of his “Hateful Eight” script. In a resp...
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Busy Day for JWT as Lynn Power Takes Leadership Role
JWT, amid the exit of North American CEO Peter Sherman, is expanding its leadership team in New York. Lynn Power, former president of Arnold in New York, is joining the WPP Group agency as managing...
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Jerry Bruckheimer Says 'Top Gun 2' Will Be Tom Cruise Versus Drones
While promoting his new book, "Jerry Bruckheimer: When Lightning Strikes, Four Decades of Filmmaking," the producer revealed that the 1980s classic would be updated for the current world of warfare.re...
Steve Tisch to Chair World’s Largest Student Film Fest in Tel Aviv
Steve Tisch, veteran producer and exec VP of the New York Giants, will chair Israel’s 16th Tel Aviv Student Film Festival from May 31 to June 7.  The largest student film fest in the world is b...
DGA Names Assistant Executive Director of Diversity
Frank Bennett Gonzalez will be the Directors Guild of America's assistant executive director of diversity, the guild said Monday. Gonzalez will be responsible for coordinating diversity strategy a...
WWE Network’s First Big Test Is Coming: ‘WrestleMania 30′
A week from today, WWE will release an important number: The first batch of subscribers who have paid $10 a month to watch its WWE Network. It’s a certainty that the figure — no matter how big...
David S. Goyer Is Interested in ‘Green Lantern’ Movie
With the highest grossing Warner Bros. and DC Comics superhero movies already under his belt, writer David S. Goyer has his sights set on one of the studio’s least successful adaptions — &...

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