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  • Tom Hardy Is Now The Joint Favourite To Be The Next James Bond

    Tom Hardy is now one of the top favourites to take over from Daniel Craig once he relinquishes his role as James Bond. The ‘Mad Max: Fury Road’ star is now sitting at 4/1 with bookmakers William Hill, putting him level with Idris Elba. - Is Daniel Craig almost done as James Bond?

    Ben Arnold
  • Universal May Be Planning Jaws and Back To The Future Reboots

    This news comes from a highly trustworthy source, The Hollywood Reporter, who mention Universal’s plans almost as an aside in their report on Steven Spielberg’s Dreamworks looking set to move house from Disney to Universal for distribution. Not only did the legendary filmmaker get his big break…

    Ben Bussey
  • Thor Director Kenneth Branagh Rumoured For Artemis Fowl

    Artemis Fowl may finally be heading to the big screen, as Kenneth Branagh signs up to direct the long-awaited movie adaptation. According to The Tracking Board, an ‘Artemis Fowl’ movie is finally going ahead… and with Kenneth Branagh at the helm, it sounds like an interesting prospect. ‘Artemis…

    Ryan Leston
  • Gerard Butler Stars As Job Recruiter With A Family Crisis In ‘The Headhunter’s Calling’

    Gerard Butler is trading his action-hero stripes for a dramatic turn in  The Headhunter’s Calling, from first-time director Mark Williams. The Olympus Has Fallen and 300 series star will play Dane Jensen, a corporate headhunter who works at Blackrock Recruiting arranging jobs for engineers. He…

    Deadline
  • Stephen Colbert Mocks Jeb Bush Plan To Run Campaign Contest Off ‘Late Show’ Debut

    UPDATED with Jeb Bush response: The GOP candidate took to Twitter tonight to make the best of the dressing down Stephen Colbert gave him for not checking with Colbert first before launching a contest to raise money off his first night hosting The Late Show: . @StephenAtHome I'm in. See you…

    Deadline
  • Federal Sony data breach lawsuit settled, lawyer says

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Former Sony Pictures Entertainment employees whose personal information was posted online last year after a massive data breach have reached a settlement in a proposed class action lawsuit, their attorneys said Wednesday.

    Associated Press
  • Paul Haggis On Sweating Awards Season: “It’s So Childish”

    We all hate being judged — or, at least I do — but most of us don’t have that as a months-long requirement. If you’re a filmmaker though, that’s half your year. Double Oscar winner Paul Haggis ( Crash) has some experience with that, and in an exclusive clip from this week’s episode of…

    Deadline
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    Bryan Cranston on Jon Hamm: "His Role Was More Difficult Than Mine"

    The three-time Emmy Award winner, praises 'Mad Men' star Jon Hamm's work saying he deserves to win the top drama prize this year.

    The Hollywood Reporter
  • FCC Votes To Review Rules That It Says Help Broadcasters In Retrans Disputes

    The FCC took another step today toward helping cable and satellite companies negotiate retransmission deals with broadcasters — something that Chairman Tom Wheeler proposed last month. Regulators voted to review their so-called "totality of the circumstances test" to determine whether station…

    Deadline
  • Restoration Watch: Alger Theater Seeks Public Support for Restoration

    Photo via Friends of the Alger Theater A group working to restore the Alger Theater into a movie house with a public mission is looking for crowd-sourcing help via Patronicity. The Friends of the Alger Theater campaign, aimed at restoring...

    Curbed Detroit
  • Peak cinema: 'Everest' kicks off Venice Film Festival

    VENICE, Italy (AP) — Jake Gyllenhaal and Jason Clarke lead the cast but the mountain is the star of "Everest," a high-altitude thriller that opened the Venice Film Festival on Wednesday.

    Associated Press
  • Rare VOD Glimpse: Radius Says ‘Before We Go’ Grosses $1.5M+ Ahead Of Theatrical Bow

    EXCLUSIVE: Chris Evans’ directorial debut, Before We Go from Radius-TWC , is coming off its ultra-VOD window with a notable $1.53M prior to its 15-city domestic opening on Friday. Since its July 21 availability on cable and digital platforms,  Before We Go is the first pre-theatrical film this…

    Deadline
  • Superights Shops ‘Story Time!,’ ‘Will’ and ‘Fox’ at Biarritz

    Preschool TV series “Story Time!,” and comedies “Will” and “The Big Bad Fox & Other Tales” form the trio of highlights that Superights Family Entertainment will present at next week’s Biarritz Rendez-Vous. “Story Time!” is structured as 13 episodes that run 13 minutes. Episodes are based…

    Variety
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    Sooraj and Athiya on DID (7 photos)

    The stars of our industry leave no stone unturned when it comes to promotions of their movie. We see them running in and out cities and countries around the world just to reach their target audience. We caught the debutant stars of the movie ‘Hero’ on Dance India Dance.

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  • 4 Video Game Rumors: Warcraft Movie Trailer Leaked and More

    Here are four new items, including rumors and leaks surrounding the World of Warcraft movie, Super Smash Bros., and more.

    The Cheat Sheet
  • Dan Fogelman Dramedy Gets Pilot Order At NBC With ‘Focus’ Duo Directing

    We have the first piece of new development from the 2015-16 broadcast cycle to get a pilot order. In a competitive situation, a dramedy spec by The Neighbors and Galavant creator Dan Fogelman has landed at NBC with a pilot green light. Fogelman has brought in  John Requa & Glenn Ficarra (…

    Deadline
  • Disney unboxes the Force to drive buzz for 'Star Wars' toys

    By Piya Sinha-Roy and Lisa Richwine LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - When technology and geek culture enthusiast Chris Pirillo purchased his iPhone 6 last year, he rushed home to broadcast himself unboxing the item live on YouTube. The video has garnered nearly 50,000 views and is part of the growing craze…

    Reuters