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Celebrities’ Hacked Private Photos Won’t Hurt Their Careers, Experts Say
It was a digital debacle that alerted Hollywood’s spin doctors — and their famous clients — to the dangers of lax Internet security. A targeted hack attack on the personal iPhone accounts of doz...
Jeff Dunham Looks Ahead to Film, TV Show, Vegas Act and Maybe Another Book
Jeff Dunham’s “big new challenge” is taking his new show, “Not Playing With a Full Deck,” to Las Vegas for six months, and there are “good reasons for doing it,” reports Dunham, who like...
NFL’s Scores in Ratings Makes the TV Biz Willing to Follow the Game Plan
At the annual Television Critics Assn. press tour in July, CBS topper Leslie Moonves faced an auditorium full of reporters to discuss the Eye’s most promising new program: eight weeks of “Thursday...
Attorney Ken Kleinberg Drives Kidney Research Fundraiser
After he was diagnosed with kidney disease 15 years ago, attorney Ken Kleinberg was forced to cope with a malady that, as he says, “has no known causes.” What was particularly surprising, however,...
Televisa USA Nabs Rights to Anne Rice’s ‘Sleeping Beauty’ Erotica Series
Televisa USA has woken Anne Rice’s “The Sleeping Beauty” books from their slumber and has acquired the English-language television and digital rights to the author’s popular er...
Edie Falco Remembers 9/11 on Charity Day
For Edie Falco, it’s the look on children’s faces when they see a performance of a show they’ve worked on that’s the reason for her involvement with the 52nd Street Project, an organization th...
Survey: Los Angeles Missing From 2014 Tentpoles’ Shooting Locations
Hollywood has long complained about it, but runaway production has lately reached crisis proportions. The number of films leaving Los Angeles to shoot in states and countries with generous tax incenti...
Thesps Enter Triathlon to Help Kids in Need
Every year, Michael Epstein, executive producer of the Nautica Triathlon in Malibu lures an ensemble of celebrities for a morning of serious exercise. For participants, including Jon Cryer, Rob Riggle...
Ventriloquist Jeff Dunham Travels the World, Courts Danger With His Characters and Comedy
If you didn’t know that Jeff Dunham is one of the biggest entertainers in the world today, don’t feel bad; Dunham himself didn’t quite realize it until May. That’s when he arrived in Abu Dhabi...
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Hollywood's Top Doctors Revealed: Exclusive Survey
From the OB/GYN who delivered Kim Kardashian and her baby to the sikh who treats Morgan Freeman to the man who removed Dr. Oz's colon polyp, the 484 most beloved M.D.s from stars and executives as vet...
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Anne Rice's 'Sleeping Beauty': TV's New 'Fifty Shades of Grey'?
Televisa USA is adapting the book trilogy with 'Dallas Buyers Club's' Rachel Winterread more
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How to Live Forever: The (Mad?) Science Hollywood Is Using to "Cure" Death
It's not just about anti-aging. "Longevity" is the new buzzword as Hollywood embraces all sorts of technology, from an altitude machine favored by tennis star Novak Djokovic to L.A.'s hot new treatmen...
SAG-AFTRA, Hollywood Producers Reach Tentative Deal on Animation Contracts
The Screen Actors Guild-American Federation of Television and Radio Artists and the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers (AMPTP) have reached tentative agreement for new contracts cover...
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Watch Jimmy Fallon Show Britney Spears How to Use Tinder
Swipe me baby one more timeread more
Watch: 'Gone Girl,' 'Inherent Vice' and More Teased in New York Film Festival Trailer
As one festival winds down, another winds up. Check out this new trailer for the 52nd annual New York Film Festival and start getting pumped. Starting September 26 and running through October 12, NYFF...
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National Organization for Women Calls for NFL Commissioner to Resign In Wake of Ray Rice Video
"[The NFL] doesn’t have a Ray Rice problem; it has a violence against women problem."read more
IFC Films Acquires Oxford University-Bashing 'The Riot Club'
IFC Films has announced the acquisition of all U.S. rights to Lone Scherfig’s "The Riot Club," which marked its world premieres at the Toronto International Film Festival this week. Set am...
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Toronto: IFC Films Picks Up U.S. Rights to Lone Scherfig's 'The Riot Club'
The film stars Sam Clafin, Max Irons, Douglas Booth, Jessica Brown Findlay and Holliday Graingerread more
Bruno Dumont on Why TIFF Comedy 'Li'l Quinquin' Feels Like 'Self-Parody'
A chopped-up body is discovered inside a dead cow in a desolate WWII bunker. Yes, this is Bruno Dumont’s first overt comedy, a shift to screwball and slapstick -- and his first assignment as a TV di...
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Disney CFO: Expect 'Star Wars' Movies to Build on Marvel Model
"Look, it's no secret that this has not been a great year for the box office -- it is an unbelievable year for us. that's because we went forward with brands" read more

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