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CNN Hires Former Obama Spokesman Jay Carney as Political Commentator
Onetime journalist Jay Carney is headed back to his roots. The former White House Press Secretary, who previously worked as the Washington Bureau Chief for Time Magazine, will join CNN as a political...
Toronto Film Review: ‘The New Girlfriend’
Rarely has Francois Ozon analyzed the cracks in his characters' bourgeois facades to such smooth and pleasurable effect as he does in "The New Girlfriend."
Is Rupert Murdoch About to Come Out in Support of an Independent Scotland?
LONDON — Speculation in the U.K. is mounting that Rupert Murdoch will come out in support of Scottish independence, ahead of the Sept. 18 referendum on the subject. In a series of tweets Murdoch...
Stephen Colbert Mocks the Apple Watch and Its Nerdy Fans (Video)
The Colbert ReportGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,Indecision Political Humor,The Colbert Report on FacebookStephen Colbert‘s introduction to his show on Tuesday night said everything you need...
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'Homeland' Trailer: Claire Danes Juggles Drones, Treason and Motherhood
"She's a soldier in war, Peter — everyone handles it their own way"read more
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How Having Higher Income Affects How Men Spend and Consume Media
Men tend to spend money on the same goods and services regardless of wealth, but the rich are roughly twice as likely to take a luxury vacation and eat organic, the Shullman Research Center found. An...
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Data Drives This Digital Sales and Marketing Company in Dallas
Specs Who Judge Graham (l.), president; Ernie Capobianco, CEO What Digital sales and marketing company Where Dallas offices There are still some uncharted waters in the digital space, and digital ...
Toronto: ‘Merchants of Doubt’ Director Exposes Energy and Tobacco Lobby
Robert Kenner’s “Merchants of Doubt” pulls back the curtain on the illusionists deployed by oil, gas and tobacco companies to use pseudo-science and spin to create an alternate reali...
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For Four Decades, Brands Have Loved Astronaut Jim Lovell
According to recent studies, someone who looks at a piece of advertising these days stands nearly a one-in-five chance of seeing a celebrity. Music, sports and film star brand endorsements are worth ...
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Luke Wilson May Singlehandedly Save Books, Newspapers and CDs
Specs Who Luke Wilson Age 42 Accomplishments Co-stars in The Skeleton Twins with Kristen Wiig and Bill Hader (in theaters Sept. 12); writer and co-director (with brother Andrew Wilson) of the short...
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Toronto: Lionsgate Nabs Beach Boys Biopic 'Love & Mercy'
The film made its world premiere Sept. 7 at the Elgin Theatreread more
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Fox's New China Strategy: Less TV, More Movie Co-Productions
21st Century Fox is quietly streamlining its holdingsread more
Jessica Chastain Says ‘Miss Julie's’ 1890s Gender Relations Are as Current as the Nude Photo Scandal
Liv Ullman's film version of the August Strindberg play “Miss Julie” may be set in the 1890s, but the beautifully dark and emotionally terrifying film is filled with sentiments that so...
‘Dolphin Tale 2' Review: Harry Connick Swims Into Family-Friendly, Post-'Blackfish’ Waters
For a relatively small documentary, “Blackfish” has made huge ripples. Gabriela Cowperthwaite's 2013 exposé of Sea World's inhumane conditions for killer whales and occupational p...
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'Batman v Superman' Batmobile Revealed
The 'Dawn of Justice' ride is parallel-parkedread more
Bill Hader's Cut SNL Sketch About Casey Kasem and His Son Would Have Been Amazing (Video)
During his eight seasons at “SNL,” Bill Hader put together a very enviable resume, including beloved, oddball characters like Stefon and Vinny Vedecci. But as is to be expected on an ense...
French formats ‘Anything Goes’ and ‘My Life Made in France’ Win Prizes at TVFI Confab
BIARRITZ– “Anything Goes,” an entertainment format masterminded by French famed host/producer Jacques Essebag (aka Arthur), won the Format Export Prize at Biarritz-set Rendez-Vous ...
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Discovery Quarterly Ad Trends Running "A Little Bit" Behind Target
David Zaslav also once again raises concerns about the planned Comcast-Time Warner Cable dealread more
Toronto Film Review: ‘Don’t Go Breaking My Heart 2′
The market is open for another round of trading in “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart 2,” director Johnnie To’s sequel to his hit 2011 romantic comedy.
Viacom Wraps Purchase of U.K.’s Channel 5, Commissions Joint Projects
LONDON — Viacom Intl. Media Networks has wrapped its £450 million ($726 million) acquisition of U.K. free-to-air network Channel 5. Viacom also unveiled the first joint commissions between Chan...

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