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'Manhattan': 5 Things to Know About the Atomic Bomb Drama
John Benjamin Hickey stars in WGN America's second original scripted drama, with the cast and creators previewing the series Wednesday at TCA.read more
Robert Redford and Cate Blanchett Join ‘Truth,’ About News Legend Dan Rather's Downfall
The scandal that derailed the career of a broadcast news legend will be told by an all-star cast. Robert Redford will play Dan Rather, and Cate Blanchett will co-star as his CBS News producer Mary Map...
‘NBC Nightly News’ Hits Lowest Demo Ratings Since 1991
This just came across our desk: “NBC Nightly News” hit its lowest ratings in key news demo since at least 1991 — when Nielsen's electronic records began. “ABC World News Wi...
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World Cup Ratings: Brazil-Germany Blowout Still Attracts 6.6 Million Viewers
Despite a 7-1 loss for the host country, the game holds a huge audience and peaks with 7.5 million. read more
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Trey Songz Tops Album Chart in Slow Holiday Week
Hip-hop star Trey Songz claimed his second consecutive No. 1 album, as his “Trigga” topped the U.S. album chart amid generally thin holiday-week sales. Songz’s Atlantic album reaped the top posi...
Guillermo Del Toro to Direct Small Black-And-White Movie Before ‘Pacific Rim 2'
Guillermo del Toro is taking a cue from fellow blockbuster director Joss Whedon, as the Mexican filmmaker is planning to make a small, black-and-white movie before starting production on “Pacifi...
‘The Bridge’ EP Elwood Reid on Ditching the Scandinavian Original: ‘I'm Tired of Copying Them’
FX's “The Bridge” returns for its second season on July 9 with a drastic departure from its maiden run. This time out, the border drama — which stars Demian Bichir and Diane Kru...
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FYI Rebrand Kicks Off With 'Married at First Sight,' Ratings Growth from BIO
The evolved A+E Network kicks off on Tuesday night with its first of six new originals set for July and solid growth from its predecessor's primetime average. read more
Veteran Manager Alissa Feldman Joins Authentic Talent and Literary Management (Exclusive)
Alissa Feldman has left Magnolia Entertainment and joined Authentic Talent & Literary Management, TheWrap has learned. Feldman spent nearly a decade working alongside Shelley Browning at Magnolia,...
Why ‘Extant’ Creators Decided to Mute the Future in the Halle Berry Sci-Fi Series
CBS's upcoming summer series “Extant” gets way out there in more ways than one. The series, which includes Steven Spielberg among its executive producers and debuts Wednesday, stars Ha...
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Discovery’s World: Naked Survivalists, Poetic Hillbillies, Vintage Heartthrobs and More
Discovery Communications and its 14 niche-ified U.S. channels are a good illustration of how much TV viewing has changed. The conglom’s channels turn out hundreds of hours of original programmin...
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NBC 'Dateline' Defamation Lawsuit Revived by Appeals Court
The media company escapes a Fourth Amendment claim, though, after surreptitiously filming a Colorado insurance broker with help from Alabama law enforcement.read more
Scarlett Johansson in Talks to Join Coen Brothers’ ‘Hail, Caesar!’
Scarlett Johansson is in talks to join the Coen brothers’ next movie “Hail, Caesar!,” an individual familiar with the project has told TheWrap. George Clooney and Josh Brolin are se...
‘Revolution's’ Giancarlo Esposito to Return to ‘Once Upon a Time’
“Revolution's” demise is “Once Upon a Time's” gain. Giancarlo Esposito will return to the fairy-tale drama with the upcoming Season 4 premiere in the fall, a show repre...
‘Dawn of the Planet of the Apes’ Could Be $60 Million Gorilla at Box Office
“Dawn of the Planet of the Apes” will make like King Kong at the box office this weekend, and should knock “Transformers: Age of Extinction” out of the top spot that it's h...
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Scarlett Johansson in Talks for Coen Brothers’ ‘Hail Caesar!’ (EXCLUSIVE)
Scarlett Johansson is in talks to join the Coen brothers’ drama “Hail Caesar.” She would join Josh Brolin and George Clooney. Channing Tatum, Tilda Swinton and Ralph Fiennes are also...
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World Cup: Brazil Soccer Star Offers Teary Apology on Live TV for Team's Humiliating Loss (Video)
"It's a very sad day, but it's also a day from which to learn," David Luiz says during a raw, emotional television interview.read more
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Robert Redford to Play Dan Rather in 'Truth'
Screenwriter James Vanderbilt will make his directorial debut with the film, which will also star Cate Blanchett.read more
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Televisa, Carlos Slim May Benefit From Mexico’s Telco Reform Bill
The world’s largest producer of Spanish-language TV content, Televisa, appears to have caught a couple of breaks with the telco reform bill Mexico’s Congress sent to President Enrique Pena Nieto o...
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TV agent Dennis Kim Departs Jeff Berg’s Resolution
Dennis Kim has departed Jeff Berg’s Resolution, less than a year after the agency tapped Kim to launch a TV literary department. Kim has joined Todd Hoffman’s recently launched Storied Media G...

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