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More CCTV Anchors Embroiled in Widening Chinese Corruption Probe
Ye Yingchun and Bing Shen have become embroiled in the probe because of their alleged links to former oil boss and security czar Zhou Yongkang, who is currently under investigation.read more
Indie Box Office Preview: 'What If' Daniel Radcliffe is an Indie RomCom Draw?
Four new notable indies open in theaters this weekend as recent openers "Boyhood," "A Most Wanted Man" and "Calvary" all continue to try and add to their box office total...
‘Ninja Turtle’ Star Will Arnett Kicks the Stuffing Out of Defenseless Pinatas on ‘Tonight Show’ (Video)
Will Arnett is one of the top-billed performers in Jonathan Liebesman‘s ”Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles,” but you wouldn't know it by observing his karate skills on “The To...
Jon Stewart Takes Rand Paul to Task Over His Israel Hypocrisy (Video)
The Daily ShowGet More: Daily Show Full Episodes,The Daily Show on Facebook,Daily Show Video ArchiveRand Paul is running a shadow campaign for president, and unfortunately, his past positions won'...
Venice Film Festival To Fete James Franco As Innovator
The Venice Film Festival will honor James Franco with its Jaeger-Le Coultre Glory to the Filmmaker award dedicated to a personality who has made an original contribution to innovation in contemporary ...
Adweek's Top 5 Commercials of the Week: Aug. 1-8
Advertisers kept us at arm's length, then wanted to give us a hug, in this somewhat schizophrenic collection of the week's best commercials. Dodge was the standoffish one, while TD Bank want...
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Race and Ratings: VH1's Latest Launches Show What's Working — and What's Not
"LeAnn & Eddie" is a dud with viewers, but reality series starring African-American casts continue to drive the cable network to some of the year's biggest primetime gains.read more
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Tesla, Hollywood's Favorite Eco-Car, Vulnerable to 'Speed'-Like Hijacking
Security experts expose weaknesses in Tesla's Model S and other eco-cars that could lead to a hijacking or worse.read more
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InStyle to Reveal September Cover on Snapchat
Over the past year, Instagram has become a popular channel for fashion brands to introduce new campaigns. (See: Oscar de la Renta, Prabal Gurung, Calvin Klein, Barneys New York.) Now, InStyle is tak...
LeVar Burton Reads Awkward Celebrity Tweets to Children in ‘Tweeting Rainbow’ (Video)
LeVar Burton offered up a modernized take on his classic “Reading Rainbow” for today's busy kids on the go. Kids don't have time for books anymore. Why read all that when everythi...
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Australian Broadcast Networks Launch New Broadband TV Service
Freeview Plus will offer on-demand services via free-to-air TV for the first time in a possible boost to U.S. shows like "Revenge" and "The Good Wife" that tend to do well in time-shifted viewing.read...
‘Big Brother’ Live Double Eviction Exposes Masterminds as One Houseguest Explodes (Video)
(Spoiler alert: Do not read on if you've not yet seen Thursday night's double-eviction episode of “Big Brother 16.”) It was a jam-packed night of “Big Brother,” and thi...
Icon Acquires U.K. Rights to Tom Hanks Starrer ‘A Hologram for the King’
LONDON — Icon Film Distribution has acquired U.K. rights to Tom Tykwer’s comedic drama “A Hologram for the King,” which stars Tom Hanks. Tykwer, who co-directed Hanks in “Cloud Atlas” ...
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Icon Takes U.K. Rights to Tom Hanks' 'A Hologram for the King'
Based on the 2012 book by Dave Eggers, the comedy drama recently wrapped up shooting at Egypt's Red Sea and is due for release next year.read more
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Box Office: 'TMNT' Tops Friday With $25.6M for Possible $65M Debut
UPDATED: The pizza-loving reptiles are performing far better than expected, toppling "Guardians of the Galaxy" from the top spot.read more
Frenetic Takes Le Pacte’s ‘To Life’ (EXCLUSIVE)
LOCARNO – Adding to run-up-to-Locarno Industry Days business, Zurich-based Frenetic Films, one of Switzerland’s best-known and most energetic art-house distributors, has acquired Swiss rights to t...
Review: Skeptics, Meet Your Savior: Introducing 'Boondocks' Creator's 'Black Jesus'
"Do y'all have any fucking faith, brah?" Those words coming from Jesus? You can't get more post-modern than that. Aaron McGruder’s new live-action comedy for Adult Swim, "Black ...
Watch: Lifetime’s ‘Saved by the Bell’ Movie Offers Campy Fun
Despite a strong effort on Lifetime exec VP and g.m. Robert Sharenow’s part to elevate and rebrand the network’s television movies and miniseries, it appears that the upcoming “The ...
China’s Enlight Sees First Half Profits Dip
Timing affects revenues from TV shows.
‘Saved by the Bell’ Kids Hate On Each Other in First Clip From Lifetime's Unauthorized Movie (Video)
Lifetime has offered up its first look at “The Unauthorized Saved by the Bell Story.” The film promises to take viewers behind-the-scenes of the hugely popular Saturday morning staple that...

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