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British Film Institute Fund to Launch Diversity Requirements
Productions receiving financial support from the fund must demonstrate a commitment to onscreen, offscreen and employment diversity.read more
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N.Y. Newspaper Editor Explains Decision to Call Obama the 'N-Word'
George Capsis writes that he wanted to "shock" readers and that "The New York Times avoids using the word, which convinced me that WestView should."read more
Nathan Fielder Hires a Johnny Depp Impersonator and Fools Excited Tourists (Video)
Nathan Fielder knows what the people want, and he's going to do his best to pretend to give it to them so that he gets what he wants. Ahead of Tuesday's episode of “Nathan For You,”...
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Richard Linklater on 'Boyhood's' Original Title, Casting Kid (Video)
The Oscar hopeful almost had the same title as last year's best picture winner, and co-star Ethan Hawke talks about reteaming with his "Before Sunrise" director.read more
Rome Film Fest To Slim Down Lineup, Eliminate Juries, And Focus On Emerging Directors
ROME – After a long period of silence, during which it suffered a date change and a budget cut, the Rome Film Festival has announced it will have a slimmer lineup during its upcoming October 16-...
IFC Orders ‘Spoils of Babylon’ Sequel ‘The Spoils Before Dying’
IFC has ordered a sequel to the Funny or Die-produced “Spoils of Babylon,” the cabler announced Monday. The comedy miniseries, “The Spoils Before Dying,” will again be executiv...
Review: Was Richard Linklater's 12 Year Production Worth the Wait? In a Word, Yes.
Twelve years ago, Richard Linklater started production on a movie following the development of a child from the age of seven through the end of his teenage years. If there was ever project that demand...
Watch: Peter Capaldi Wants You to See Into His Soul in New 'Doctor Who' Teaser
Since it first started running in the early 1960s, BBC's "Doctor Who" has been a cult sensation in both the U.K. and abroad. Now, we have a 20 second sneak peak at the upcoming series, starr...
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Ad of the Day: Wendy's Croons a Pitch-Perfect Pretzel-Bun Love Ballad
Wendy's isn't known for meat on a stick, but it is doing a pretty good job of skewering schmaltzy pop ballads. The fast-food chain is promoting the return of its pretzel-bun products with a...
Lionsgate, Studiocanal Expanding Movie Output Deal, Starting with ‘Mockingjay’
Lionsgate has expanded its partnership with European conglomerate Studiocanal for the distribution of Lionsgate feature films in Germany, Austria and Switzerland — starting with “The Hunge...
‘Walking Dead’ Season 5 Clip: Carol and Tyreese Flee – What Else? – Walkers (Video)
AMC debuted a quick tease from the next season of “The Walking Dead,” which will — shocker — feature more dead people walking. The clip (above) features a horde of zombies goin...
Pink Floyd to Release First Album in 20 Years This Fall
“Hey You,” guess what? Pink Floyd is releasing its first album in 20 years. In a sign that the band has adapted to the times, singer and guitarist David Gilmour's wife dropped the news...
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'Married at First Sight': TV Review
A&E's rebranded lifestyle network FYI has a new slate of extreme reality programming, including a show that marries complete strangers. read more
IFC Orders ‘Spoils of Babylon’ Sequel
IFC has ordered a follow-up to “The Spoils of Babylon,” its bizarre, star-studded and bizarrely star-studded parody miniseries. The original “Spoils,” which aired this year, fo...
Steven Soderbergh Comedy ‘Red Oaks’ Gets Amazon Pilot Order
Amazon has ordered a pilot for “Red Oaks,” a comedy produced by Steven Soderbergh and directed by “Eastbound & Down” vet David Gordon Green. As is Amazon's tradition, C...
Review: ‘The Hotwives of Orlando’
There are inherent problems with attempting to spoof reality TV: The genre so frequently borders on self-parody it’s difficult to outflank its extremes; plus, those who don’t watch the stuff proba...
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'Beauty and the Beast' Boss on 'Tense' Finale, Promises Romantic Season 3 (Q&A)
The new season will be "mostly about Cat and Vincent's love," executive producer Brad Kern tells THR.read more
Weekend Report July 7, 2014
Transformers: Age of Extinction: $36MM Michael Bay WME - Rob Carlson Mark Wahlberg WME - Ari Emanuel Leverage - Stephen Levinson Nicola Peltz WME - Brian DePersia Management 36...
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'Doctor Who' Scripts Leaked, BBC Worldwide Apologizes
The commercial arm of the U.K. public broadcaster urges people not to share spoilers after five scripts of the upcoming season with new lead Peter Capaldi made their way online.read more
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Amazon Adds Steven Soderbergh-Produced Comedy to Third Pilot Season
The David Gordon Green-directed "Red Oaks" will debut later this year on Amazon Instant Video.read more

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