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Academy to Explore Advances in Filmmaking Technology and Aviation
"Hollywood Takes To The Air" will be hosted by Oscar winners Craig Barron and Ben Burtt.read more
Roadside Attractions Acquires Xavier Dolan's Cannes-Winning 'Mommy'
"Mommy" the latest film by Canadian director Xavier Dolan, has just been picked up by Roadside Attractions for U.S. distribution. The film was the co-winner of the Jury Prize at Cannes earli...
‘Real Housewives of NY’ Reunion Preview: Ramona Singer Lashes Out at Andy Cohen Over Marriage (Video)
Bravo's Andy Cohen will feel the heat when “The Real Housewives of New York” go at each other during the upcoming three-part reunion special. The preview for the spectacle (above) show...
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Roadside Acquires Cannes Jury Prize Winner ‘Mommy’
Roadside Attractions has acquired US rights to Xavier Dolan’s Cannes Jury prize winner “Mommy.” Dolan wrote and directed the pic starring Anne Dorval, Antoine Olivier Pilon and Suzan...
Zach Galifianakis and Ted Danson Square Off and Meltdown in Funny or Die Play (Video)
Mistaken for Strangers: The Play from Funny Or Die Once co-stars on the criminally underrated HBO comedy “Bored to Death,” Zach Galifianakis and Ted Danson reunited at the behest of ...
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Costume Designers Guild Announces Awards Show Date for 2015
The 17th annual CDG awards will be held Feb. 17.read more
Watch: Minimum Number of Black Friends Raised to Two in 'Dear White People' Trailer
Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions have just dropped a fierce new trailer for last year's Indiewire Project of the Year, "Dear White People" -- a film that stole the hearts of many crit...
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‘Fun Home’ Star Sails to ‘Unsinkable Molly Brown’ Revival
Beth Malone, one of the stars of last season’s Off Broadway hit “Fun Home,” will take on the title role in the Denver Center Theater Company’s upcoming revival of “The Un...
‘Silence of the Lambs’ Director Jonathan Demme Condemns Israel's ‘Horrendous Use of Force’ (Video)
“Silence of the Lambs” director Jonathan Demme does not approve of Israel's invasion of the Gaza Strip, and he's not worried about being labeled anti-Semitic. “I know that I ...
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Analysts Put Spotlight on Netflix's International Expansion Costs, Benefits
Subscriber growth outside the U.S. was ahead of expectations in the latest quarter, but one Wall Street observer says the planned rollout in six new European markets "appears costlier than anticipated...
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Montreal Just for Laughs Fest: The Honorees
Andy Samberg Comedy Person of the Year 2014 started with a bang for Andy Samberg, who took home a Golden Globe for his performance on his hit Fox laffer “Brooklyn Nine-Nine,” which also won best c...
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10 Comics to Watch: Greg Poehler’s Standup Is Huge in ‘Sweden’
To (very) loosely paraphrase Shakespeare, some comedians are born great and some have greatness thrust upon them. By his own admission, Amy Poehler’s kid brother Greg falls squarely into the latter ...
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10 Comics to Watch: Cristela Alonzo Scores a First With ABC Sitcom
Hailing from south Texas, Cristela Alonzo took a “huge risk” in selling ABC her self-titled show “Cristela,” resulting in a “big first,” as the Latina comic puts it. The sitcom stars Alon...
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10 Comics to Watch: Fortune Feimster Graduates From Late-Night to ‘Cabot College’
After 11 years living in Los Angeles, Fortune Feimster still hasn’t been able to shake her North Carolina accent. That twang, plus a brash, unafraid-to-be-silly attitude that suggests a female Chris...
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'Fox & Friends' Challenges Validity of 'Lucy' Brain Use: 'Of Course It's Not True' (Video)
Elisabeth Hasselbeck sat down with Dr. David Samadi to debunk the premise of Luc Besson's sci-fi thriller that humans use only 10 percent of their brains.read more
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10 Comics to Watch: Pete Davidson Hits Fast Track With Nick Cannon
Still not old enough to buy beer, Pete Davidson delivered his first routine at age 16 after hours of watching other comics on stage.
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Hollywood Points the Focus to Fans at Comic-Con
The velvet rope that has divided Hollywood from its fanbase at San Diego’s Comic-Con is showing some slack. Studios and TV networks that spend millions to set up shop in the city each July are embra...
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10 Comics to Watch: Lena Waithe’s Pop-Culture Voice Comes Through in ‘Twenties’
Growing up in Chicago during the early ’90s, Lena Waithe watched “A Different World,” which depicted the highs and lows of students attending a black college, and told herself that one day, she ...
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10 Comics to Watch: Ron Funches’ Teddy-Bear Persona Anything but ‘Undateable’
On stage, Ron Funches’ warm, teddy-bear persona and low-key, unhurried delivery and double entendres ensure that his deadpan R-rated zingers (check out his “Fuck Linda neck tattoo” and “Fat Pu...
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Five Comedy Incubations That Hatched Into Major Stars and Projects
Last month, during a master class at the Taormina Film Festival, no less a star than Ben Stiller admitted that his career wouldn’t have gotten far if he’d relied on auditions, which seldom went hi...

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