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Netflix Acquires 3D Printing Documentary ‘Print the Legend’
Netflix has acquired exclusive rights to “Print The Legend,” a documentary about the nascent American 3D printing industry that premiered at SXSW this month. The film explores the peop...
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A&E's 'Those Who Kill' to Air on LMN
The Chloe Sevigny drama will air on sibling network Lifetime Movie Network, marking its first scripted series.read more
Netflix Nabs SXSW Award-Winning Documentary ‘Print the Legend’
Netflix has acquired the rights to South by the Southwest award-winning feature documentary, “Print the Legend.” The recipient of the Special Jury Recognition Award for Editing and Storyte...
Turkish Court Rules Against Twitter Ban But Block Remains In Place
A Turkish court ruled on Wednesday that the government could not ban Twitter and ordered the Turkish Telecommunications Authority to stop blocking the service. But it is still not clear if or when Twi...
Russian TV Network TV-3 Sells Magician Show to U.S.
Rights to "Surprise Me" were picked up by Ricky Kirschner Production in a rare deal of that kind between the two countries.read more
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MGM Income Up 97 Percent for 2013
UPDATED: The studio also reported revenues increased 11 percent to $1.53 billion for the calendar year.read more
'Doll & Em' Director Azazel Jacobs Explains Why He Doesn't Mind Working In Hollywood
When posters for HBO's "Doll & Em" began cropping up around New York City, Azazel Jacobs couldn't resist posing for a few selfies with them. The ongoing miniseries stars childhood friends Emily M...
Lorde Parody Mocks Hollywood's Typecasting of Women of Color (Video)
Tess Paras is not going to play “the white girl's nerdy friend” anymore. The actress, who's appeared in shows like “Grimm” and “Weeds,” skewered Hollywood&#...
Benedict Cumberbatch to Star in Stage Prod. of ‘Hamlet’
Benedict Cumberbatch will swap Sherlock for Shakespeare when he takes the stage as the titular tragic hero in the London Barbican Theatre production of “Hamlet.” The 37-year-old British ...
‘Entourage's’ Perrey Reeves Joins ‘Covert Affairs’
Perrey Reeves is headed to “Covert Affairs.” Best known for her role as Ari Gold's wife Melissa on “Entourage,” Reeves has been tapped as a recurring guest star on USA'...
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NBC Acquires Chyler Leigh Dramedy 'Taxi Brooklyn' for Summer
The 12-episode series hails from EuropaCorp Television and will air stateside in the summer.read more
Super-Sin Me: Showtime Orders Morgan Spurlock Docuseries 'Seven Deadly Sins'
Morgan Spurlock's headed to Showtime. Docu-series "Seven Deadly Sins," which received a straight to series order, will explore each of the seven deadly sins, seen through famed producer/filmmaker...
Legendary Television Taps Noah Greenshner as VP, Scripted Development
Legendary Television has hired Noah Greenshner as Vice President, Scripted Development. Greenshner previously worked at Closed on Mondays, a sister company to graphic novel publisher Oni Press. During...
Legendary TV Names Noah Greenshner VP of Scripted Development
Legendary TV announced Wednesday that Noah Greenshner, who has spent the last several years as a producer, has been elevated to VP of scripted development. Greenshner will report to exec VP of scripte...
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'22 Jump Street' Writer Tackling 'Heist' for DreamWorks
"Need for Speed" helmer Scott Waugh is attached to direct the crime project. read more
Showtime Orders Morgan Spurlock Series ‘Seven Deadly Sins’
Showtime and Morgan Spurlock are going to get sinful with each other. The network has ordered the series “Seven Deadly Sins,” which will be hosted and produced by Spurlock (“Super Si...
FilMart: Sports Movies Come to the ‘Fore’
Producers unveil "Full Strike" and "To The Fore."
Robert Rodriguez's El Rey Network Renews Its First Scripted Drama, 'From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series'
Robert Rodriguez's cable channel El Rey Network has ordered a second season of Robert Rodriguez's television show "From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series." Was there ever any doubt? The ongoing "From Dusk Ti...
Fans Can Back a Favorite Legit Musical and Make a Profit
Crowdfunding isn’t just for Zach Braff and “Veronica Mars.” Legit producer Jamie Hendry recently used it to raise £1 million ($1.7 million) of the $10.7 million budget for an upcoming West End ...
The Sorry State of Manhattan Movie Houses
Already blessed with the best weather in the world, Los Angeles moviegoers are also graced with the world’s best movie theaters, specifically a new generation of uberplexes that combine state-of-the...

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