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Fox Writer’s Intensive Opens Nomination Period
Fox Audience Strategy is now accepting nominations for its fourth-annual Fox Writer’s Intensive, a program designed to foster the careers of experienced writers with diverse backgrounds and crea...
Jerry Springer Revamps His GSN Dating Show
Jerry Springer is bringing new “Baggage” to the Game Show Network, with the network ordering 20 episodes of a spin-off version of the dating show, titled “Baggage on the Road.”...
NASCAR Star Tony Stewart's Case in Death of Fellow Driver Heads to Grand Jury
The case to determine whether Tony Stewart will face charges in the death of fellow driver Kevin Ward Jr. is heading to a grand jury, Ontario County (N.Y.) D.A. Michael Tantillo announced in a stateme...
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Canon Asks Celebrities to Photograph Their Hometowns
Canon is inviting Joel McHale to join fellow actors Donnie Wahlberg and Michael B. Jordan in photographing their hometowns for its PIXMA PRO campaign.   The celebrities-turned-photograp...
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Brands Sound Off on the NFL's Brutal Episodes
Anheuser-Busch scolded the National Football League today for keeping a house marred by ugly controversies in the last week. The brewer inked a $1.2 billion sponsorship deal with the league a few ye...
Jerry Seinfeld Had Planned a Joan Rivers Appearance on ‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee’
Joan Rivers had a lot to keep her busy before her Sept. 4 death — including an appearance on Jerry Seinfeld’s webseries “Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee,” Seinfeld revealed in...
Edinburgh Fest Topper Chris Fujiwara Ankles Post
Chris Fujiwara is stepping down as artistic director of the Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival to pursue other activities. Fujiwara launched his tenure in 2012 to much praise after a 2011 edition that was ...
Top 20 TV Ratings: NFL Dominates, ‘Biggest Loser’ and ‘Hell's Kitchen’ Premieres Squeak In
Football once more has a stranglehold on the Nielsen sheets. The NFL claimed the top six primetime broadcast spots in the key 18-49 demographic last week. The week before that, it actually had the eig...
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Elisabeth Hasselbeck Links Ray Rice Scandal to Benghazi
It's all about "transparency"read more
Imax Exec on Box Office Plunge: Audiences Need to Have Fun
Want to make a hit movie? Lighten up. That’s the advice Imax Entertainment CEO Greg Foster offered up Tuesday at the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Media, Communications & Entertainment Confe...
Amazon’s ‘Transparent’ Cast Talks Family, Making a Difference at Series Premiere
“Transparent” is more than just a television show.  “This is a moment.  It’s a perfectly timed creative explosion,” said creator Jill Soloway from the stage at the Ace...
The Women of TIFF 2014: Exclusive Photos of Keira Knightley, Jessica Chastain, Rosario Dawson and More
At the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival, much was made of who wasn’t there: The women. More than 350 films screened over 10 days, but there were few representations of women as primary ...
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Martin Sorrell Says China's Move to Stop Graft Creates Opportunities for WPP
WPP CEO Martin Sorrell told CNBC that China's anti-graft campaign is benefiting WPP.  "[In terms of] public relations and public affairs, every time there's a crisis, to be honest...
David Fincher: ‘Studios Treat Audiences Like Cattle In a Stockyard’
David Fincher remains unimpressed with how the major studios view their audiences. “Studios treat audiences like lemmings, like cattle in a stockyard,” Fincher, who has directed titles such a...
Attention, Documentary Fans: Cinedigm Has Launched a Free Docurama App
In March, Cinedigm launched Docurama,  a free, ad-supported, on-demand streaming channel featuring documentary content, and today the company released the Docurama app for iPad, iPhone and i...
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'American Horror Story' Enlists 'Chloe King' Star for Key Role (Exclusive)
Skyler Samuels will appear in multiple episodes of "Freak Show"read more
Jake Gyllenhaal’s ‘Nightcrawler’ Set as Opening Pic for Film Independent Forum
Jake Gyllenhaal’s “Nightcrawler” has been set as the opening night screening for the 10th annual Film Independent Forum at the Directors Guild of America on Oct. 24. The pic will be...
‘It’s a Collaborative Effort': Amazon Stars Give Five Stars on the Comments Section
Though Amazon is not the only streaming player out there, the site is the first to take advantage of audience feedback when developing series. As part of its pilot season, Amazon releases the first ep...
Save The Dates: Here's the 2014-15 Awards Calendar
October 201423 - Gotham Award nominations announced 30 -  Britannia Awards (BAFTA LA) November 20143 - British Independent Film Award nominations 15 - Governors Awards 19 - Screen Actors Gu...
People’s Choice Awards Set 2015 Air Date
Next year’s People’s Choice Awards will air on Jan. 7 at 9 p.m. on CBS, the show announced Tuesday. Voting for awards category selection is open as of Tuesday, with six categories eligible...

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