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Meet the 2014 Tribeca Filmmakers #52: Award-Winning Playwright Adam Rapp Returns to the Screen with 'Loitering With Intent'
Adam Rapp is an award-winning playwright, theater director, novelist, and filmmaker. He is the author of numerous plays, including "Nocturne," "Blackbird," and "Red Light Winter," which was named a ...
Playwright Eric Dufault Nabs PONY Fellowship and the N.Y. Apartment That Comes With It
The Lark Play Development Center and Playwrights of New York have named scribe Eric Dufault as the 2014-15 recipient of the PONY Fellowship, the hefty annual grant program that has a track record of i...
‘My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding': Angry Mom's Weapon of Choice Is a Plastic Hanger (Exclusive Video)
There seems to be a lot of unhappy moms this season on TLC's “My Big Fat American Gypsy Wedding.” On Thursday's episode, Peewee and Brittany, a young couple who found love online,...
Attention, College-Age Film Critics: Indiewire and the Film Society of Lincoln Center Could Send You to Switzerland
When Indiewire first joined forces with the Film Society of Lincoln Center and Switzerland's Locarno Film Festival in August to run a workshop for college-age film critics, we had no idea if our idea ...
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Box Office Preview: Johnny Depp's 'Transcendence' Preparing for Soft U.S. Debut
The $100 million sci-fi epic could lose the Easter weekend race to holdovers "Captain America: The Winter Soldier" and "Rio 2"; "A Haunted House 2" and "Bears" also open nationwide on Friday.read more...
Angelina Jolie Discusses ‘Reinvention’ of Disney's ‘Maleficent’ in New Preview (Video)
Angelina Jolie promises Disney's “Maleficent” will be “very different from what people are going to expect” in a new behind-the-scenes featurette. “We've respecte...
‘Bears’ Review: A Year in the Life, From Hibernation to Salmon Fishing and Back Again
The adorableness factor is pretty much off the charts in “Bears,” the latest annual offering from Disney's “Disneynature” imprint. Following the journey of a mother bear an...
Machinima eSports Commentator Ryan Wyatt Rejoins Major League Gaming
After spending the past three years at Machinima, videogame commentator Ryan Wyatt, otherwise known as “Fwiz,” has rejoined Major League Gaming. Wyatt will serve as VP of programming for M...
L.A. Theater Review: ‘Ruth Draper’s Monologues’ Starring Annette Bening
Chutzpah isn’t the first trait you’d associate with the elegant, patrician Ruth Draper (1884-1956), intimate of Shaw and Henry James and creator of precisely observed monodramas on the female type...
Transgender TV Personality Loses Viacom Discrimination Lawsuit
B. Scott sued for being forced to change his gender identity at the 2013 BET Awards.read more
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All You Names New Editor
Time Inc.’s budget-friendly shopping title All You has a new editor, Nina Willdorf, who was promoted from her role as executive editor, which she has held since 2012. She will report to Clare ...
Netflix in Talks with Wireless Giant Vodafone on European Streaming Deal
Vodafone is in early talks with Netflix about a partnership to offer the Internet-video service to mobile subscribers, Bloomberg reported, citing anonymous sources. A deal with Vodafone would furt...
Fox News Re-Signs Chris Wallace To ‘Multi-Year’ Deal
Fox News said it had signed “Fox News Sunday” moderator Chris Wallace to a new “multi-year” deal that would keep the veteran anchor on the network for “years to come,...
Fox Acquires Greg Berlanti, Michael B. Jordan Pitch ‘Men Who Kill’
Twentieth Century Fox has acquired the pitch “Men Who Kill” with Michael B. Jordan attached to star. TJ Fixman would write the script with Greg Berlanti producing along with Sarah Schecter...
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Bryan Singer's Accuser Says He Was 'Like a Piece of Meat to These People'
"I was raped numerous times in that house, by numerous individuals," said Michael F. Egan, who told the press his mother had reported the alleged crimes to the LAPD.read more
Jon Stewart Was Obama's Toughest Interview in 2012, White House Press Secretary Says (Video)
President Obama's toughest interview of 2012 wasn't with a nightly news anchor, a newspaper, or even one of his critics at Fox News — it was with Jon Stewart. So said White House press s...
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Throwback Thursday: Shirley MacLaine's 'What a Way to Go!' Premieres at 1964 New York World's Fair
"What I remember most about the premiere is the diamond dress I wore, how difficult it was to fit into and how I had to hold my stomach in all day," the actress tells THR.read more
CANNES: WestEnd Films Boards Un Certain Regard Entry ‘Titli’
LONDON — London-based international sales and finance outfit WestEnd Films has scooped up rights to Kanu Behl’s “Titli,” which plays as part of Cannes official selection in Un ...
Weak Tech, Retail Drive Down Magazine Ad Pages
The magazine industry is getting off to a rocky start in 2014. While magazine ad pages declined in large part thanks to weakness in two key advertising categories, the tide also appears to have turne...
Dick Wolf Sells Reality Series to A&E (EXCLUSIVE)
“Law & Order” executive producer Dick Wolf is continuing his foray in the unscripted business. A&E has greenlit “D.O.A.” (working title), an eight-episode non-fiction...

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