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Adam Scott Pitches Obamacare as His Insane ‘Step Brothers’ Character (Video)
A Message from Step Brothers' Adam Scott from Funny Or Die If you want to connect with young people, you have to speak their language: Niche pop culture references served up by lovable character...
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Michael Jackson Hologram Conjures Billionaire's Patent Lawsuit (Exclusive)
Alki David says an Amy Winehouse concert is coming, but first comes a patent lawsuit over a popular Cirque du Soleil show in Las Vegas.read more
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Why Ricky Gervais Was Right for Audi's A3 Campaign
IDEA: Endorsers needn't be universally loved. They just need to reflect—or better, embody—the brand promise. Take Ricky Gervais. Some people love him; others loathe him. But he'...
Russia Eyes Foreign Pix Quota That Would Hit Hollywood Movies Hardest
LONDON — Russian lawmakers will consider a bill that proposes a 50% cap on foreign film releases in the country, which is the world’s 10th biggest box-office territory. The bill, which wil...
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Russell Crowe's 'Noah' Banned in Indonesia
Joining several Middle Eastern countries, the world's most populous Muslim nation barred the biblical epic because it violates Islamic law by depicting a prophet.read more
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Russia Mulls Tough Quota on Foreign Films Amid Ukraine Crisis
UPDATED: A draft law that would limit foreign releases to 50 percent could hit U.S. movies, which currently account for around 70 percent of Russia's annual box office.read more
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Helping Brands Manage Social in a New Way
Social media marketing is part science—and if there is a secret formula to creating content, then surely marketers equipped with the latest data tools will find it. Companies like Percolate, ...
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Allstate’s Marketing Boss Talks Up ‘March Mayhem’
From the now-ubiquitous Good Hands field goal net program to the increasingly chaotic pratfalls of anarchic pitchman Dean Winters, Allstate’s Pam Hollander, senior director of integrated market...
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Confessions of a Data Broker
Not long ago, data brokers—companies that compile databases of consumer information and then sell them to marketers—toiled in the shadows of media and advertising, seen as largely respon...
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PHD's Millennials Talk About Their Generation on Vine
The marketing world desperately wants to know how to reach millennials, so it seems ingeniously simple that media shop PHD partners with the University of Georgia's Grady College of Journalism t...
Court Declares Charter for German Public Broadcaster ZDF Unconstitutional
German politicians have too much influence over the national public broadcaster, the country's constitutional court ruled Tuesday.read more
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China Box Office: 'Need for Speed' Retains Pole Position
The DreamWorks release is the latest to offset a poor performance at home with a strong showing in the world's second-largest movie market.read more
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Turkey Steps Up Twitter Ban
Users in Turkey have largely circumvented the government ban, introduced last week.read more
Michael Sheen, Lizzy Caplan Get Intimate at ‘Masters of Sex’ Paleyfest Panel
Sex was on the brain during Monday night’s Paleyfest panel at Hollywood’s Dolby Theatre, where Showtime’s “Masters of Sex” stars Michael Sheen, Lizzy Caplan, Caitlin FitzGerald...
Hub Network Taps Joey Fatone To Build Primetime Family Block
Like one of the little kids who watches its programs, The Hub Network will soon attempt to see if it can reach beyond its grasp. The network, jointly owned by cable programmer Discovery Communicatio...
Greg Cannom to Redesign Shah Rukh Khan in ‘Fan’
Three time Oscar winner Greg Cannom has been hired to transform the looks of Shah Rukh Khan, India's most recognisable star.
Party Report in Pictures: This Week On the Hollywood Industry Social Scene (Photos)
Monday Funday! Leslie Mann, Judd Apatow, and daughter Iris celebrated mom's birthday early backstage at the Beatles’ Love show at the Mirage in Las Vegas on Monday night. The post Party Rep...
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Arnold Schwarzenegger Recalls His Iconic Movie Lines With Jimmy Fallon (Video)
The action star screamed, "Let's get to the chopper!" during a QVC video skit before telling viewers: "I'll be back."read more
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HBO to Launch Documentary Channel in China (Exclusive)
The network will air documentaries made by China Central Television and others around the world.read more
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'Dancing With the Stars': Two Couples Go Home in Double Elimination
The ABC reality show made its first cuts of the season on Monday.read more

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