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'Act of Killing' Filmmaker, Alison Bechdel Win MacArthur Genius Grants
Joshua Oppenheimer's follow-up, 'The Look of Silence,' has been getting buzz from festival screeningsread more
London Theater Review: ‘Ballyturk’ with Cillian Murphy, Stephen Rea
Two cheerfully ludicrous characters stuck in the same place play extravagantly with language and each other as they jockey for position and kill time. And although their seemingly mad activities gradu...
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Nike Cuts Adrian Peterson as Brands Continue to Condemn NFL
Nike will no longer sponsor National Football League star Adrian Peterson, who was re-suspended by the Minnesota Vikings this morning stemming from allegations of abusing his 4-year-old son. "...
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The Urban Legend of Free Social Marketing
When I give advice to CMOs about new social marketing strategies, I often hear the same initial response: But nobody wants to come to my website. While that’s probably true today, cultivating ...
The NFL’s Greatest Test? Not Ray Rice, But Young Crowds Who Tune Out Games
The National Football League has another problem. Just as countless parties are tackling it over its handling of the recent Ray Rice controversy, its recent disclosure that its players are more likely...
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Samsung Tops List of Breakaway Brands
Global brand strategy and design firm Landor Associates released its annual "Breakaway Brands" study measuring improvement in brand strength, with Samsung earning top honors as the only te...
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'Red Band Society' EP Vows Hospital Drama Is "About Life"
Rina Mimoun previews the show's cable model arc and balance between soapy fare, earnest and comedic storiesread more
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Kevin Nealon and Conan O'Brien Remember the Hans and Franz Musical That Never Was
Arnold ruined it for everyoneread more
A-List Stars Share Annoying Things Fans Say to Them in Public (Video)
Ever wonder how stupid celebrities think you sound when you approach them in public? Perhaps hearing them reveal the most common lines strangers feed them on the street will make you think twice befor...
Jessica Chastain is Slumming It and Loving It
Since coming out of seemingly nowhere in 2011 to become one of Hollywood's most sought after talents, two-time Oscar nominee Jessica Chastain has not slowed down. She can currently be seen in Ned Bens...
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James Brown's Daughter Details Domestic Abuse, Son Alleges Murder in Dueling New Memoirs
Yamma Brown offers chilling details of how her father beat her mother, and Daryl Brown writes he has a "gut feeling" the singer was murderedread more
Mumbai Film Fest Lineup Revealed, Catherine Deneuve Gets Lifetime Achievement Award
LONDON – Only days away from financial collapse late last month, the 16th edition of the Mumbai Film Festival will get under way next month (Oct. 14-21). It will feature 185 films from around the wo...
Stars Come Out for NBC’s Fall TV Bash
Stars, executives and press braved the sweltering Los Angeles heat on Tuesday evening to toast NBC’s new television season, taking refuge in the air-conditioned wood and glass hideaway of Hollyw...
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Watch Neil Patrick Harris Perform Magic, Take Rubbing Alcohol Shots in Trailer for Memoir
'Choose Your Own Autobiography' hits shelves Oct. 14read more
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Bill Hader to Return to 'Saturday Night Live'
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Bill Hader Returning to ‘SNL’ Next Month as Host
“SNL” fan favorite Stefon is going to be in for quite the surprise when he returns to 30 Rock's Studio 8H next month, where for the first time he won't find “husband” S...
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Hollywood's Top 25 Red-Carpet Designers Revealed
In THR's inaugural designer A-list issue, the top tastemakers and their famous muses — from Giorgio Armani and Kate Hudson to Prabal Gurung and Sarah Jessica Parker — open up about what it takes t...
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The Night Joan Rivers Terrorized Nicole Kidman
THR senior style writer Merle Ginsberg reminisces about the 1997 Oscars, when Rivers made retching noises in front of the actress, who was wearing a John Galliano-designed gown, and that very night de...
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When a Size 0 Isn't Really 0: The Psychology Behind Top Designers' Big Secret
Not quite Hollywood’s teensiest size? Don’t worry! Designers know that as Americans get bigger, so does their desire to feel thinner: "The smaller the size that fits, the more likely a shopper is ...
The Orchard Acquires Tribeca Film Festival Horror/Thriller 'Preservation'
The Orchard has added the horror/thriller film "Preservation" to its collection for U.S. distribution. The film, which critics have described as suspenseful and crafty, revolves around ...