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Disney's ‘Newsies’ to End Broadway Run, Launch National Tour
“Newsies,” the movie flop that became a stage smash, is ending its Broadway run and starting a national tour. The final performance at the Nederlander Theater will be on Sunday, Aug. 24, D...
Jeff Robinov's Studio 8 Scores Major Investment From Chinese Conglomerate
Former Warner Bros. executive Jeff Robinov's Studio 8 has secured a major investment from Chinese Conglomerate Fosun International, according to a filing on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. The filin...
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Jeff Robinov Finds Financing From China's Fosun International
UPDATED: The company announced its commitment in a filing with the Hong Kong Stock Exchange.read more
World Cup Nailbiter: Cristiano Ronaldo and Portugal Teammates Stun U.S. With Last-Gasp Goal
Just moments from advancing out of the “Group of Death,” the U.S. allowed a last-gasp goal and was forced to settle for a 2-2 draw with Portugal at the World Cup soccer tournament Sunday. ...
Martin Short Riffs on Donald Sterling, Eric Garcetti at Alex Theatre
Anybody who’s seen Martin Short’s shorts — “Scenes From an Idiot’s Marriage,” in which he parodies his hero Jerry Lewis as directed by Ingmar Bergman,” or ...
Editor Defends Decision to Drop George Will After Rape Column
George Will's column about rape trivialized sexual assault victims, St. Louis Post-Dispatch op-ed editor Tony Messenger said Sunday, and that's why the newspaper dropped his column. In an int...
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'Big Brother' Producers on Controversy, Bigger Competitions and 'Twisted' Season 16 (Q&A)
"I think it's really hard for the cast coming into this season to not be affected by last season," executive producer Allison Grodner tells THR of last year's controversial 15th season.read more ...
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Drones Are Creating Social Video Buzz From Cali to Cannes
Dave Anderson, president of Captain Dave’s Whale Watching & Dolphin Safari, already had the video and social media chops to attract hundreds of thousands of YouTube views for his boat tour...
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Daytime Emmy Awards: Host Kathy Griffin Riffs on Kris Jenner
The actress-comedienne hosted Sunday night's awards show at the Beverly Hilton.read more
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The Guild’s Felicia Day Wrote Herself the Role of a Lifetime
Talent - Gold Felicia Day’s dearly departed Web series The Guild started before anybody was really talking about the medium—it was a year before the world knew that lonelygirl15 was a w...
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Skype’s Story Is Told Through the Eyes of Those It’s Connected
Production Series - Gold After being forced to become a child soldier in Uganda, Dennis became an outspoken opponent of war atrocities. But his efforts there made him a public target, and he was fo...
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Sept. 11 Will Never Be Forgotten for This Dance Troupe
Production: Gold The New York City Ballet was in Copenhagen when the news arrived on Sept. 11, 2001, that the Twin Towers had been attacked. Heartbroken and almost 4,000 miles away from home, balle...
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Daytime Emmy Awards Arrivals: Soap Stars Shine on the Red Carpet (Photos)
The Kathy Griffin-hosted ceremony is taking place Sunday, June 22, at the Beverly Hilton.
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Jerry Seinfeld Has Become a Therapist to the Stars
Programming Series - Gold For all the talk about “premium video” online, few ad-supported Web series have made the case that their product is just as good as anything on TV as effective...
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How Between Two Ferns Landed Obama
The Originator Award Programming - Gold Rumpled comedian turned movie star Zach Galifianakis couldn’t believe his good fortune—seriously, he couldn’t grasp it. After being ushere...
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Which Type of Wikia Superfan Are You?
What kind of Wikia fan are you? A massive, 100,000-person survey by the popular wiki farm and audience insights company VisualDNA has classified Wikia users according to nine groups, unearthing pote...
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SI.com Gets a Big League Redesign
Following Time Inc.’s overhaul in recent months of the Time, Fortune and Money websites, now it’s Sports Illustrated’s turn. This week, SI rolls out a radically redesigned site plu...
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Daytime Emmys: Watch the Live Stream (Video)
The gala honoring the best in daytime television is held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel. read more
Barbara Walters Interview With Elliot Rodger’s Father to Air June 27
Barbara Walters contradicted her own announcement of retirement earlier this month, when it was revealed that she would be interviewing Peter Rodger, the father of 22-year-old Santa Barbara shooting ...
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Daytime Emmy Awards: Winners List
Sunday's ceremony was held the Beverly Hilton Hotel and streamed live online.read more

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