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Chris Rock Comedy ‘Top Five’ Gets December Release Date
Chris Rock‘s new comedy “Top Five” will open in limited release on Dec. 5 and then wide a week later, Paramount Pictures announced Thursday. Also read: Chris Rock Comedy ‘Top ...
Kirsten Dunst On the Time She Got Burned By Viggo Mortensen
Last night Rodarte's Mulleavy sisters and renowned fashion writer Derek Blasberg hosted a lavish event in honor of the New York premiere of Hossein Amini's directorial debut "The Two Faces of Jan...
Seth Rogen and Adam McKay Team on Ben Schwartz Comedy
Adam Mckay has attached himself to direct an untitled comedy written by Ben Schwartz, with Seth Rogen set to star. Gary Sanchez Productions, Point Grey Pictures and Good Universe preemptively purchas...
Oscars: ‘Fair Play’ Selected As Czech Contender
The Czech Film and Television Academy has selected “Fair Play” to represent the country in the Best Foreign Language Film category at the upcoming Academy Awards. The film, directed by And...
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Adam McKay and Seth Rogen to Team on Big-Screen Comedy From Ben Schwartz
The 'House of Lies' co-star will also appear in the filmread more
Lionsgate Acquires YouTube Star's Film ‘The SMOSH Movie’
Lionsgate has acquired the distribution rights to “The SMOSH Movie,” the studio announced Thursday. A co-production of AwesomenessTV and DEFY Media, the film stars YouTube sensations Anth...
Brenton Thwaites, Margot Robbie to Be Honored at Australians in Film Gala
The Australians in Film will honor Margot Robbie, Brenton Thwaites, Anthony LaPaglia and the late Dune Entertainment Chairman Greg Coote at its annual gala in Los Angeles on Oct. 26. recognizing con...
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Chris Rock's 'Top Five' Quickly Nabs Year-End Release
Paramount scooped up rights to the comedy at the Toronto Film Festivalread more
‘Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice’ Batmobile Tears Up the Streets of Detroit (Video)
You've seen the pictures, both official and unofficial, now see an unofficial glimpse at Ben Affleck‘s Batmobile in action on the set of “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice.” An ...
TV Guide Network To Relaunch In Early 2015 As POP
Something is about to burst at the cable outlet best known as the TV Guide Network. The outlet — currently called TVGN and owned jointly by Lionsgate and CBS Corp. since March of 2003, when CBS...
TV Guide Network Rebranding to POP in Celebration of Fans
TV Guide Network, or more recently TVGN, is ready to shed its ties to the well known TV listings brand. Starting in 2015, the cable channel will be known as POP, a channel and multi-platform destinati...
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TV Guide Network to Rebrand as POP
Eyeing an early 2015 rollout, new network will have a focus on fandomread more
Lionsgate Acquires Worldwide Rights to ‘The Smosh Movie,’ Starring YouTube Comedy Duo
Lionsgate has picked up global distribution rights to “The Smosh Movie,” starring the YouTube comedy duo of Anthony Padilla and Ian Hecox, banking on their Internet celebrity to drive audi...
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Y&R Finds New Top Planner at R/GA
Young & Rubicam has reached into a leading digital shop to fill a top strategic role in New York. Dick de Lange, a group strategy director at R/GA who most recently worked on Samsung, is now ch...
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The Batmobile Is Part of the New Millennium Falcon
Not the ship we want, but the ship we deserveread more
Corus Entertainment Leads $12 Mil Round in YouTube Female-Focused Network KIN
Canadian media company Corus Entertainment led a $12 million round of funding in KIN, which operates a network of femme-centered YouTube lifestyle channels including the channel for “The Ellen S...
‘America’s Got Talent’ Helps ‘Mysteries of Laura’ Win Timeslot in Debut
To solve the case of how “The Mysteries of Laura,” NBC’s police procedural starring Debra Messing as mom/homicide detective, was the top-rated new drama of the night, look no further...
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EBay Suffers Another Security Hack
Online auction house eBay has once again come under fire for its slow response to a reported hack that drove its buyers to a phony "Welcome" page that gathered users' credentials. New...
6 Tips on Breaking Into Branded Content Without Selling Out
As part of IFP Independent Film Week's Filmmaker Conference, yesterday at the Bruno Walter Auditorium at Lincoln Center, a group of creators discussed breaking into the film industry with the help of ...
Shine International Appoints Ted Bookstaver as SVP, Head of Americas
Shine International has appointed Ted Bookstaver as SVP, Head of Americas, the distribution company announced Thursday. Starting Oct. 1, he will head sales and acquisitions activity for Shine Internat...

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