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Toronto: "Crackhead Mayor" Rob Ford's Possible Presence Making Regulars Nervous
Fresh out of rehab, the city's racial- and homophobic-slur-spewing leader is invited to the festivities — and is a hot messread more
Jon Stewart: Don't Blame the Victims in Nude Photo Hacking
Jon Stewart says TV news pundits need to stop blaming the actresses and models targeted in the phone hacking that led to hundreds of nude photos emerging over the weekend. While calling for more onlin...
Vice Media Gets $250 Million Investment for Web and Mobile Development
Vice Media has added another quarter billion dollars of investment to expanding its growing empire. The company announced on Thursday that Technology Crossover Ventures (TCV) has invested $250 million...
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CVS Rebrands in First Ads From BBDO
CVS Caremark Corp. has rebranded itself itself to CVS Health. And to tout the change, the company has unveiled a new logo and tagline, “Health Is Everything,” with an all-encompassing ca...
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Papa John’s Goes Social for NFL Kickoff
In its biggest social media campaign to date, Papa John’s is teaming up with Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning to kick off the 2014 NFL season this week. The national chain, pizza spo...
Simon Pegg Does Double Duty in Toronto as a Hitman and a Psychiatrist
Sometimes, it only takes one man to put the international in the Toronto International Film Festival. And this year, that man may well be the British comic actor and writer Simon Pegg, who is coming t...
Disney Animators Creating a Badass Scientist Girl Adventure Film in 2D (Video)
On the internet, niche can be much more lucrative than mainstream tastes, which is why an inspiring new short film featuring steampunk, 2D animation, and women in engineering is racking in big bucks a...
HBO: Vice Funding from A+E, TCV Has ‘No Impact’ on Series
HBO said the Emmy-winning “Vice” series on the premium cable channel will continue for at least two more seasons, with its status unaffected by the $500 million investments in Vice Media f...
TIFF List 2014: The Complete Toronto International Film Festival Lineup With Grade Averages
Perpetually one of the largest and varied film exhibitions on the cinephile calendar, the Toronto International Film Festival kicks off its 2014 edition on September 4. As a service to those followi...
‘Dancing With the Stars’ Season 19 Cast Revealed (Photos)
Doritos Recruits Elizabeth Banks, ‘Pitch Perfect 2′ to Promote its Super Bowl Ads
Doritos is making a very different play this year to promote its appearance at the Super Bowl. As part of its “Crash the Super Bowl” campaign, the snack brand has turned to Elizabeth Banks...
Attention, Filmmakers: Read This Before You Negotiate a Distribution Deal
4 Key Steps to Take to Negotiate a Distribution Deal: 1. Identify the main distribution avenues in North America and overseas. In the United States there are ten:  • film festivals• theat...
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'Walking Dead' First Look: Abraham Braces for War
"The first episode will melt your brain," showrunner Scott M. Gimple tells THR of season five read more
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'Sons of Anarchy' New Merchandise Launches for Season 7 (Exclusive)
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Next Gen Canada: 15 Hottest Talents Under 35
Rising stars from north of the border discuss making their mark at home and in Hollywood (and how they did it before reaching the ripe old age of 35)read more
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Tig Notaro Books Nationwide Stand-Up Tour (Exclusive)
The comedian has very different material planned: "It's embarrassing how happy I am"read more
‘Dancing With the Stars’ Cast Led by ‘Pretty Little Liar’ Janel Parish, ‘Fresh Prince's’ Alfonso Ribeiro
A “Pretty Little Liar,” a Youtube star, an MMA fighter, a NASCAR driver and more will dance their way through ABC's new season of “Dancing With the Stars.” The network anno...
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Ray Liotta Filmed 'The Identical' Because of His Own Adoption Experience
Says newcomer Blake Rayne: "Ray was the one that scared me because we’ve all seen 'Goodfellas!' "read more
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Vice Media Gets $250 Million Investment From Venture Capital Firm
CEO Shane Smith wants to continue a "relentless quest for total media domination"read more
Weekly Ratings: ‘Simpsons’ Marathon Puts FXX Atop Week’s Cable Rankings in Young Adults
“The Simpsons” has helped put FXX on the TV map for many Americans, as a marathon of the long-running animated comedy lifted the nascent network to ratings heights. Last week, FXX was the ...

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