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USA Network's ‘Graceland’ Casts Carmine Giovinazzo and Jon Sklaroff in Recurring Roles for Season 2
Carmine Giovinazzo and­­­­­­ Jon Sklaroff will appear in the second season of USA's drama series “Graceland” with recurring roles, the network said Thursday. Giovinazzo (“C...
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Wong Kar Wai Dedicates Asia Film Award to Stuntman Lost on Missing Malaysian Flight
Nearing tears, the Hong Kong auteur used his acceptance speech for best director at the film event in Macau to call for resolution for families of the missing victims of MH370. read more
Watch: Stephen Colbert Dissects Errol Morris' Doc 'The Unknown Known'
It's not easy to convince late-night talk show host Stephen Colbert that America may have made a mistake, but Oscar-winning documentary filmmaker Errol Morris ("The Fog of War," "The Thin Blue Line") ...
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CinemaCon: Fox Derides Theater Chief for Saying '12 Years' Too 'Intense' to Watch on Big Screen
Fox executives and others were surprised earlier this week by National Association of Theatre Owners president/CEO John Fithian's public comments, since his job is to promote seeing movies in the cine...
2015 Oscar Predictions: Best Picture
Indiewire will provide updates of our predictions for the 87th Academy Award nominations through January 2015, when the nominations are announced. It's only Spring, but  ignorant stab at the ...
Global Location Report: 5 Film Spots in the News
GEORGIA Over the past few weeks no location has been in the news more than Georgia, site of the tragic railroad accident that killed crew member Sarah Jones during the filming of Gregg Allman biopic ...
Scripted TV Competition Builds With Packed Summer Schedule
Looks like the DVR won’t be getting that much-needed summer vacation. Not every network has released their summer skeds just yet, but it’s clear that there will be an unprecedented number of scrip...
Where Films Shoot, Tourist Dollars Follow
Can terrorism promote tourism? If the terrorism is on TV, the answer is yes. The revived Fox series “24: Live Another Day” is shooting all 12 of its episodes in London through June, and although t...
Top Hollywood Players Attempt Executive Reinvention
Richard Zanuck, the former second-generation production chief of Twentieth Century-Fox, once explained to me his survival strategy for his later years as an independent producer. “When a studio deve...
Filmmaker Agnes Varda Remembers a Hipper L.A., With Fewer Suits
It took until the age of 85, but director Agnes Varda is finally getting the recognition she deserves. The Belgian-born helmer unleashed a tiny tsunami several years before the French New Wave with he...
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CinemaCon: Honoree Andy Serkis on 'Finding the Essence of Performance' (Q&A)
The performance-capture trailblazer, who will receive CinemaCon's Vanguard Award, reveals the challenges of breaking new CG ground and what's next for "Planet of the Apes" chimpanzee Caesar.read more ...
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CinemaCon: Fox Reveals 'X-Men' Opening, First Footage of David Fincher's 'Gone Girl'
New footage of "Dawn of the Planet of the Apes" and Matthew Vaughn's "Secret Service" also screened during Thursday's packed presentation.read more
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NBCUniversal Shutting Down DailyCandy and Television Without Pity Websites
UPDATED: The once-hot properties will both cease operations effective April 4.read more
‘The Big Bang Theory’ Cast, Glen Campbell Honored at ‘A Night at Sardi’s’
The Beverly Hilton transformed into New York City’s Broadway institution Sardi’s for the 22nd Annual “A Night at Sardi’s” in support of the Alzheimer’s Association on Wednesday. Country Ha...
Craig Ferguson Immediately Regrets Asking Scarlett Johansson About ‘Jiu-Yoga’ (Video)
Craig Ferguson cracked up in embarrassment during an interview with Scarlett Johansson Wednesday when an innocent question became a faux pas. “Can you do the jiu jitsu and the yoga and such?R...
Scott Pelley to Interview President Obama in Rome on Friday
“CBS Evening News” anchor Scott Pelley will interview President Obama in Rome on Friday. A clip of the interview will be broadcast on “CBS This Morning” and also on CBS's e...
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Twitter and Billboard Strike Deal for Social Music Charts
Twitter and Billboard have teamed up to make real-time music charts based on the musings of the social platform's 240 million users. Whether pop behemoths Katy Perry or Pharrell Williams are mo...
‘The Grandmaster’ Grandly Masters Asian Film Awards
Martial arts fantasy “The Grandmaster” dominates proceedings at the Asian Film Awards.
Magnet Acquires SXSW Thriller 'Honeymoon,' Starring Rose Leslie and Harry Treadaway
Magnet Pictures has acquired world rights to Leigh Janiak's thriller "Honeymoon," starring Rose Leslie ("Game of Thrones") and Harry Treadaway ("Penny Dreadful"). The film world premiered last earlier...
Lara Spencer Re-Signs Long-Term Contract With ‘Good Morning America’
“Good Morning America” has locked in anchor Lara Spencer with a new long-term deal, as Josh Elliott continues negotiations to remain with the morning show with weeks left on his contract. ...

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