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Tokyo Festival To Open With Marvel’s ‘Big Hero 6,’ Close With ‘Parasyte’
Festival putting expanded emphasis on animation
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Chernin, AT&T Close to Taking Majority Stake in Fullscreen
The partners would purchase the YouTube network through their Otter Media investment entity. read more
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'Weird Al' Yankovic on His No. 1 Album, and Only Releasing Singles From Now On: 'I'd Still Do Videos for Them' (Video)
"Mandatory Fun" is Yankovic’s 13th album, his first in three years the last one in his contract with RCA.read more
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Obama's Fundraising Tour Rolls Into Hollywood
The president will headline a fundraiser Wednesday at the home of "Scandal" creator Shonda Rhimes, followed by a fundraiser Thursday at the residence of Live Nation's Michael Rapino.read more
Comic Con: TheWrap's Live Blog
It's the moment hardcore nerds and geeks have been waiting for all year: San Diego Comic-Con has finally arrived! Join TheWrap's live blog of the weekend's events, where we'll share vi...
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Comedies 'Backpackers,' 'Seed' Sent Packing at CW
The network has pulled both comedy series and moved up the return of "America's Next Top Model."read more
Attention, Filmmakers: Learn About Crowdfunding in New Seminars from Seed&Spark and Tugg
Seed&Spark, the crowdfunding and streaming platform has partnered with Tugg Inc., the direct to theater distribution company, to organize a seminar on crowd funding for filmmakers. Called "Cr...
Facebook Bests Estimates, Stock Hits All-Time High
If an income statement creeps into your Facebook newsfeed, it's because the social media giant topped analyst estimates with earnings per share of $0.42 on $2.91 billion in revenue for the second ...
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Another Live Stunt Falls Off Schedule As Fox Nixes 'Jump of the Century'
The network confirms that it won't be going forward with the planned attempt at Evel Knievel’s Snake River jump just a few months after an avalanche forced Discovery to pull out of an Everest darede...
How Badly Will Scarlett Johansson's ‘Lucy’ Spank The Rock's ‘Hercules’ at Box Office?
The question isn't whether Scarlett Johansson‘s “Lucy” is going to beat up Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson's “Hercules” at the box office this weekend, but ...
‘Hot in Cleveland’ Stars Record Animated Episode Songs With ‘Unrehearsed, Instant Harmony’ (Exclusive Video)
TheWrap has an exclusive, behind-the-scenes look at the cast of TV Land's “Hot in Cleveland” recording voiceover for the upcoming animated episode. “It was just so great to be wi...
Watch: A Boy Figures Out Who He is in This Exclusive Trailer for 'Bad Hair' by Mariana Rondon
From writer/director Mariana Rondon and producer Marite Ugas, "Bad Hair" (or "Pelo Malo") is a weighty family story set in Caracas, Venezuela that seeks to magnify onto the big scr...
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SAG-AFTRA Ratification Ballots Out to 137,000 Members
Voting has begun in SAG-AFTRA’s first-ever master contract covering work in movies, primetime TV and new media over three years. The performers union has mailed notifications to approximately 1...
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‘Shakespeare in Love’: Theater Review
Adapted from the Oscar-winning screenplay co-written by Tom Stoppard, this stage version gets pedigree treatment from Cheek by Jowl’s Declan Donnellan and Nick Ormerod.read more
Film Society of Lincoln Center Asks How Much John Waters Can You Take?
Film Society of Lincoln Center announced today a retrospective of the career of scandalously dirty director John Waters titled, "Fifty Years of John Waters: How Much Can You Take?" The retr...
Jake Gyllenhaal Documents Crimes, and Maybe Commits Some, in First Trailer for ‘Nightcrawler’ (Video)
After a mysterious bit of viral marketing introduced us to Jake Gyllenhaal‘s character in Dan Gilroy‘s “Nightcrawler,” the full trailer for the film has dropped, giving us much...
Mixed Bag for Condé September Paging
The September ad pages are continuing to roll in as fashion’s biggest month inches closer, and perennial winner Vogue has once again taken the top spot. The news was bittersweet for the Cond&ea...
Fox Cancels ‘Jump of the Century,’ Cites Costs and Timing
Fox has cancelled “Jump of the Century,” which was to feature stuntman Eddie Braun and daredevil Big Ed Beckley attempting to recreate Evel Knievel's famous Snake River Canyon jump ...
TheWrap Previews Comic-Con 2014: ‘There Really Isn't a Strong Film Presence This Year’ (Video)
Comic-Con 2014 is upon us and for those headed to San Diego, TheWrap‘s film reporter Lucas Shaw and senior TV reporter Jethro Nededog have broken down the weekend's events. For starters, Sha...
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Comic-Con: THR's Live Blog
Follow for to-the-minute updates — including breaking news and exclusives — on the ground at Comic-Con 2014.read more

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