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MTV Renews 'Catfish' for Season 4
The Nev Schulman and Max Joseph-led series will return for another run.read more
‘Halo: Nightfall’ Recruits '24' Actress Christina Chong as Female Lead (Exclusive)
Rising star Christina Chong, who can currently be seen on “24: Live Another Day,” will play the female lead in Sergio Mimica-Gezzan's digital feature project “Halo: Nightfall,...
Penelope Cruz in Talks to Join Sacha Baron Cohen in ‘Grimsby’
Penelope Cruz is in negotiations to join Sacha Baron Cohen in the soccer hooligan action comedy “Grimsby,” an individual familiar with the project tells TheWrap. Louis Letterier is directi...
‘Seinfeld’ to Live Again in Emoji Form
Worlds are colliding! Sixteen years after going off the air, “Seinfeld” is expected to live again on iOS in the form of 42 emojis. Also read: Esquire Greenlights ‘Car MatchmakerR...
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Sun Valley: Barry Diller Goes Biking, Murdoch Makes It a Family Affair
Summer camp for billionaires is back in session as media and technology barons were out in force at the Allen & Co. conference in Sun Valley, Idaho, on Wednesday. UTA chairman Jim Berkus and IAC/I...
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World Cup 2014: Cheering Belgian Fan Scores Modeling Contract
Her team was knocked out by Argentina this week, but Axelle Despiegelaere won a new career after photos of her cheering on the Belgians went viral. read more
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‘Lego Movie’ Blocks ‘300’ From Top Spot in Home Video Sales
Warner’s “The Lego Movie” reclaimed the top spot on both national home video sales charts the week ending July 6, bumping the historical actioner “300: Rise of an Empire” – which debuted a...
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Richard Linklater’s ‘Boyhood’: Why It’s the Story of Our Lives
I suppose it’s not surprising that I had such a visceral reaction to Richard Linklater’s “Boyhood,” since I remember deeply identifying with “Dazed and Confused,” w...
Lifetime Orders ‘Clan of the Cave Bear’ Adaptation From Ron Howard, Brian Grazer
Lifetime has given a drama pilot order adapted from Jean M. Auel's “The Clan of the Cave Bear” novels from executive producers Ron Howard, Brian Grazer and Allison Shearmur. “I&#...
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Penelope Cruz Joins Sacha Baron Cohen in Sony’s ‘Grimsby’
Penelope Cruz is joining Sacha Baron Cohen in the Sony comedy “Grimsby.” Pic also stars Rebel Wilson and Mark Strong. The film is directed by Louis Leterrier with a story by Baron Cohen an...
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Peter Klein Exits as WME Chief Financial Officer After Six Months
Peter Klein has exited his post as chief financial officer of WME after just six months on the job. Klein, former chief financial officer of Microsoft, joined WME in December to help the agency naviga...
Seth Rogen and James Franco's ‘The Interview’ Blasted by North Korea in UN Complaint
North Korea is not letting Seth Rogen and James Franco off the hook for their upcoming comedy “The Interview,” and has now lodged a formal complaint with the United Nations, according to a...
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Lifetime Adapting ‘Clan of the Cave Bear’ With Ron Howard, Brian Grazer
Lifetime has given a pilot order to an adaptation of Jean M. Auel’s prehistorical-set young adult books “The Clan of the Cave Bear.” The project is a co-production of Fox 21 and Lion...
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TV Ratings: Halle Berry's 'Extant' Brings a Big (Older) Audience
CBS' big summer drama rakes in 9.4 million viewers, though it makes a considerably smaller impression among adults 18-49, dropping from its "Big Brother" lead-in.read more
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Tom Hollander, Andrew Davies, BBC America Bring Dylan Thomas to TCA
BBC America always adds a big dollop of veddy British seasoning to TCA, but this year the cabler delivered a mini seminar on one of Blighty’s greatest 20th century poets, Dylan Thomas. Tom Hollander...
Lilly Ghalici Exits Bravo's ‘Shahs of Sunset’
Two and she's through. Lilly Ghalichi won't be returning to Bravo's “Shahs of Sunset,” individuals with knowledge of the situation told TheWrap. Ghalici joined the Ryan Seacres...
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Study: Jimmy Fallon Spends Less Time Talking Than Jay Leno, Late Night Peers
The latest "Tonight Show" host spends more time than his predecessor on comedy bits and music.read more
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Aereo Tries a New Legal Approach in Effort to Survive Supreme Court Defeat
Following its loss at the Supreme Court last month, Aereo is pursuing a new legal strategy in an effort to keep its broadcast streaming business alive. In a letter to U.S. District Judge Alison Nathan...
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Can Dave Davis Help Hollywood’s In-flight Entertainment Biz Soar at Global Eagle?
Global Eagle, a provider of satellite-based in-flight entertainment systems for airlines, has tapped Dave Davis as CEO. A former veteran of the airline industry who was instrumental in the merger of N...
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Jane Lynch Says She 'Would Love' to Join 'The View' (Video)
The "Glee" star reveals that she would enjoy co-hosting the daytime talk show, which is currently in the process of adding new cast members.read more

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