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New VOD and Digital HD Movies, Plus: 'The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water' Swims Home 2 Weeks Before Disc

19 May 2015 5:30 PM, PDT | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

Our resident VOD expert tells you what's new to rent and/or own this week via various Digital HD providers such as cable Movies On Demand, Amazon, iTunes, Vudu and, of course, Netflix. Cable Movies On Demand: Same-day-as-disc releases, older titles and pretheatrical exclusives for rent, priced from $3-$10, in 24- or 48-hour periods American Sniper (Clint Eastwood-directed action-drama about Navy Seal Chris Kyle; Bradley Cooper, Sienna Miller, Kyle Gallner, Cole Konis; rated R) Seventh Son (fantasy-adventure; Jeff Bridges, Julianne Moore, Ben Barnes; also available in 3D; rated PG-13) Strange Magic (animated; voices: Alan Cumming, Evan Rachel Wood; rated PG) Leviathan (2014) (Russian drama; Elena Lyadova, Vladimir Vdovichenkov; rated...

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- Robert B. DeSalvo

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The Good Wife: Season Seven Renewal from CBS

11 May 2015 7:18 PM, PDT | TVSeriesFinale.com | See recent TVSeriesFinale news »

Kalinda is out of the picture but the show must go on. CBS has renewed The Good Wife for a seventh season.

On The Good Wife, attorney and mother Alicia Florrick (Julianna Margulies) continues to face new challenges and opportunities in both her personal and professional lives. This season, the series also starred Christine Baranski, Matt Czuchry, Archie Panjabi, Graham Phillips, Makenzie Vega, Alan Cumming, Zach Grenier, and Matthew Goode.

The sixth season of The Good Wife averaged a 1.22 rating in the 18-49 demographic with 9.72 million viewers. In the key demo, that's down by 15% year-to-year but the series is up slightly in viewers.

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Time Machine: Bachchan and Rai - Bollywood King and Queen on Hollywood Red Carpet

9 May 2015 12:48 PM, PDT | Alt Film Guide | See recent Alt Film Guide news »

Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai at the Oscars Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai on the Academy Awards' Red Carpet Pictured above are Bollywood stars Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan arriving at the 2011 Academy Awards ceremony, which took place on Feb. 27 at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood. Two years ago, an Anglo-Indian-American co-production, Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire became not only one of the season's biggest sleeper hits, but also the eventual Best Picture Oscar winner. Dev Patel and Freida Pinto starred. Curiously, some have complained that Slumdog Millionaire was just a less interesting rehash of higher-quality Bollywood musicals and dramas that have received relatively little play outside South Asian communities around the globe. Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai movies The son of Indian cinema legend Amitabh Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan has been featured in nearly 50 films. Among them are: Dhoom (2004). Director: Sanjay Gadhvi. Cast: Abhishek Bachchan. Uday Chopra. John Abraham. Esha Deol. »

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Archie Panjabi: why the time was right to say goodbye to The Good Wife

8 May 2015 10:17 AM, PDT | The Guardian - TV News | See recent The Guardian - TV News news »

After six seasons, the British actor is stepping down as tough investigator Kalinda Sharma on the show. Before the Bafta TV awards, she reflects on her unique role

As Kalinda Sharma, the enigmatic, no-nonsense investigator for Stern, Lockhart & Gardner (and more lately, Florrick-Agos), Archie Panjabi has been one of the stand-out members of The Good Wife’s classy cast, alongside Julianna Margulies, Matt Czuchry, Christine Baranski, Chris Noth and Alan Cumming, winning an Emmy for her performance. It’s not hard to find praise for her performance: in the past, the Guardian has described the role as a “dazzling portrayal”, called Panjabi’s character “a sort of 1940s noir heroine transposed to modern-day Chicago” and argued that “nobody else on TV has smouldered quite like her, or rocked knee-length boots with such panache”. In London to present the Bafta for best supporting actor at Sunday’s TV awards, Panjabi (who »

- Richard Vine

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Celsius appoints head of sales

5 May 2015 3:51 AM, PDT | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Exclusive: Calum Gray rejoins Celsius from Independent.

UK sales outfit Celsius Entertainment has appointed former Independent director of sales and acquisitions Calum Gray as head of sales.

Gray rejoins Thierry Wase-Bailey’s Celsius after starting out at the company as a sales co-ordinator.

Whilst at Independent Gray sold titles including Origin Pictures’ family-comedy What We Did On Our Holiday, David Mackenzie’s acclaimed prison drama Starred Up, Sundance Audience Award winner Metro Manila, and Lynne Ramsay’s Cannes competition drama We Need To Talk About Kevin.

Prior to Independent he was head of sales and acquisitions for Mercury Media, the London-based documentary specialist.

Celsius’ slate includes Ellen Page and Evan Rachel Wood thriller Into the Forest, Alan Cumming drama Any Day Now and comedy-romance The First Time. »

- andreas.wiseman@screendaily.com (Andreas Wiseman)

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News Nuggets: Kristin Chenoweth, Alan Cumming hosting the 2015 Tony Awards

28 April 2015 1:05 PM, PDT | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

Past winners Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming will host the 2015 Tony Awards airing June 7 on CBS. Chenoweth is a nominee this year for "On the Twentieth Century" as Best Actress in a Musical. Cumming recently reprised his Tony-winning role in "Cabaret" and has CBS connections with his regular job on "The Good Wife." Other names rumored as possibilties to host this year had been previous champ James Corden ("Late Late Show"), Stephen Colbert (upcoming host of "Late Show"), and Jim Parsons ("The Big Bang Theory"). Neither of the most recent emcees -- Hugh Jackman and Neil Patrick Harris -- were expected to return this time. E! Online -Break- Which shows are in the most danger of being canceled in the next few weeks? Bill Gorman's "The Cancel Bear" items say some of the ones most likely on the chopping block are "Agent Carter" (ABC), "Hawaii Five-0" (CBS), "The Following&q. »

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Bradley Cooper, Helen Mirren among 2015 Tony Awards nominees

28 April 2015 10:56 AM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

The nominees are for the 69th annual Tony Awards were announced this morning at the Paramount Hotel in New York by actors Bruce Willis and Mary-Louise Parker. ‘The ceremony, which will air on CBS on Sunday June 7, will be hosted by Kristin Chenoweth (who is nominated for her role in On the Twentieth Century) and Alan Cumming. Bradley Cooper, who got a lot of press for taking on the lead role in a revival of “The Elephant Man,” is nominated for Best Actor in a Play, while the show itself is up for Best Revival; his co-star Patricia Clarkson... Read the complete article at Radio.com. »

- Brian Ives - Radio.com

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The New Nightcrawler in X-Men: Apocalypse

28 April 2015 8:54 AM, PDT | Filmonic.com | See recent Filmonic news »

X-Men: Apocalypse began filming yesterday in Montreal and to celebrate the occasion director Bryan Singer gave us a first look at the film’s young Nightcrawler, played by Kodi Smit-McPhee. The last time we saw Kurt Wagner/Nightcrawler on the big screen was in 2003’s X2, played by Alan Cumming. Since X-Men: Apocalypse takes place in 1983 […]

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Tony Awards 2015: Stars of Mad Men, Masters of Sex, The Affair Among Nominees

28 April 2015 7:15 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Notable TV names put up a strong showing when the 2015 Tony Award nominations were announced Tuesday morning in New York.

Among the tube stars snagging nods: Mad Men‘s Elisabeth Moss (Lead Actress in a Play for The Heidi Chronicles), The Affair‘s Ruth Wilson (Lead Actress in a Play for Constellations), Masters of Sex‘s Annaleigh Ashford (Featured Actress in a Play for You Can’t Take It with You), Fringe‘s Michael Cerveris (Lead Actor in a Musical for Fun Home), Smash‘s Brian d’Arcy James and Christian Borle (Lead Actor in a Musical and Featured Actor »

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Bradley Cooper Among 2015 Tony Nominees

28 April 2015 6:38 AM, PDT | Vulture | See recent Vulture news »

The 2015 Tony nominations are officially in, and this year looks to be one of the more competitive in recent memory. Bradley Cooper has received his first Tony nomination for his work in The Elephant Man, as have Elisabeth Moss and Carey Mulligan for their roles in The Heidi Chronicles and Skylight, respectively. An American in Paris and Fun Home lead this year's nominations, with 12 each. The Tony Awards will air June 7, with Kristin Chenoweth (also a nominee) and Alan Cumming hosting. Here's a full list of the nominees. Best MusicalAn American in ParisFun HomeSomething Rotten!The VisitBest PlayThe Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-TimeDisgracedHand to GodWolf HallBest Revival, Musical The King and IOn the TownOn the Twentieth CenturyBest Revival, PlayThe Elephant ManSkylightThis Is Our YouthYou Can’t Take It With YouBest Lead Actor, MusicalMichael Cerveris, Fun HomeRobert Fairchild, An American in ParisBrian d’Arcy James, Something Rotten!Ken Watanabe, »

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Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming to Host 2015 Tony Awards, Plus the Complete List of Nominations!

28 April 2015 6:38 AM, PDT | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

This is sure to be one heck of a dynamic duo! Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming have been selected to host the 69th Annual Tony Awards on June 7. Live from Radio City Music Hall, the show will air on CBS. The recent Cabaret star and On the Twentieth Century actress have teamed up before, having worked together on Strange Magic, The Good Wife and Annie. Neither one is a stranger to the bright lights of Broadway. Chenoweth has taken home a Tony award for her performance in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown and received a nod for her role as Glinda in Wicked (she held the original spot). Cumming won a Best Actor in a Musical Tony Award for his performance in Cabaret. He has also appeared in other shows, »

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Tony Award Nominations: Bradley Cooper, Helen Mirren, Elisabeth Moss (Complete List)

28 April 2015 6:06 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

The Tony Award nominations were unveiled on Tuesday morning, with “An American in Paris” and “Fun Home” leading the way with 12 nods apiece. “Something Rotten!” was nominated in 10 categories, “The King and I” had nine and “Wolf Hall Parts 1 & 2” pulled eight. As also announced around 8:30 a.m. Et, Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming will emcee the evening. The former is also nominated for Best Leading Actress in a Musical for “On the Twentieth Century.” Bradley Cooper, Helen Mirren and “Mad Men’s” Elisabeth Moss were among the first wave of names called. Other Hollywood notables include Ruth Wilson, Bill Nighy and. »

- Tony Maglio

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And the 69th Annual Tony Award Nominees Are...

28 April 2015 5:59 AM, PDT | backstage.com | See recent Backstage news »

The nominations for the 69th annual Tony Awards were announced on Tuesday by Mary-Louise Parker and Bruce Willis, recognizing the best of the 2014–15 Broadway season. “Fun Home” and “Something Rotten!” dominated the musical categories, while “Hand to God,” “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time,” and the revival of “You Can’t Take It With You” were among the most recognized plays. Notable acting nominees include Elisabeth Moss (“The Heidi Chronicles”), Carey Mulligan, Bill Nighy, and Matthew Beard (“Skylight”), Micah Stock (“It’s Only a Play”), Ben Miles (“Wolf Hall”) and Bradley Cooper and Alessandro Nivola (“The Elephant Man”) in the play categories, as well as musical theater stars Tony Yazbek (“On the Town”), Michael Cerveris and Beth Malone (“Fun Home”), Ken Watanabe and Kelli O’Hara (“The King and I”) and Kristin Chenoweth and Andy Karl (“On the Twentieth Century”).  The winners will be crowned June 7 at »

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Tonys: Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming to Host

28 April 2015 5:54 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming will host the 2015 Tony Awards, it was announced Tuesday. The announcement of this year's hosts was made as the 2015 nominees were being unveiled. Chenoweth and Cumming have both won Tony Awards in the past. Chenoweth is also a Tony nominee this year for her role in the revival of On The Twentieth Century, which is also up for best revival of a musical. Read More Tony Awards Nominations Announced The Hollywood Reporter's awards analyst, Scott Feinberg, recently pointed out that hosts who are currently appearing in shows on Broadway have seen their awards

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Tony Awards Nominations Announced

28 April 2015 5:21 AM, PDT | The Hollywood Reporter | See recent The Hollywood Reporter news »

The nominations for the 69th Annual Tony Awards were announced Tuesday morning. Past Tony winner and three-time nominee Mary-Louise Parker unveiled the nominees with Bruce Willis, who is set to make his Broadway debut in the upcoming play Misery. Read More Tony Awards: A 2015 Nominations Wish List The awards will be handed out June 7 in a ceremony airing live at 8 p.m. on CBS (tape-delayed on the West Coast) from Radio City Music Hall. Kristin Chenoweth, a nominee for On the 20th Century, and recent Cabaret star Alan Cumming are set to host the ceremony.

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Tony Nominations 2015: See the Full List of Honorees, Hosts!

28 April 2015 3:37 AM, PDT | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

Broadway's biggest night! The nominations for the 2015 Tony Awards were announced on Tuesday, April 28, as well as the two big-name hosts for the awards show. Kristin Chenoweth and Alan Cumming will take the stage at New York City's Radio City Music Hall on Sunday, June 7, to emcee the celebratory night for theater. Both stars are Tony winners themselves, as Chenoweth, 46, nabbed her honor for her breakout performance as Sally in 1999's You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown, and Cumming, 50, earned his for [...] »

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Tony Awards 2015 Nominations: Bradley Cooper, Helen Mirren Nab Nods

28 April 2015 3:15 AM, PDT | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

Broadway has always boasted its share of stars, but this year, they seem even brighter than ever.

The nominations for the 2015 Tony Awards were revealed today, and among the luminaries receiving recognition are Bradley Cooper, Helen Mirren, Elisabeth Moss, Carey Mulligan, Ken Watanabe, and Ruth Wilson.

"An American in Paris" and "Fun Home" were the top nominated musicals, with a dozen nods each, while the two-part "Wolf Hall" was the most honored play.

One particularly notable omission was the exclusion of "Finding Neverland" from the best musical category. The high-profile show was produced by Harvey Weinstein, but some insiders have speculated that his infamously abrasive ways turned off Broadway vets.

The race to watch will be best actress in a play, which feature's a murderer's row of powerhouse performers: Geneva Carr ("Hand to God"), Helen Mirren ("The Audience"), Elisabeth Moss ("The Heidi Chronicles"), Carey Mulligan ("Skylight"), and Ruth Wilson ("Constellations »

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First Look at Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler in X-Men: Apocalypse

28 April 2015 2:58 AM, PDT | WorstPreviews.com | See recent Worst Previews news »

"X-Men: Apocalypse" just started filming. And because we'll likely start getting lots of set photos, director Bryan Singer decided to give us an official look at Kodi Smit-McPhee (Let Me In) as Nightcrawler. Check out the photos below. Nightcrawler was last played by Alan Cumming in the second "X-Men" movie. Smit-McPhee will obviously play a younger version from the 1980s, something writer/producer Simon Kinberg confirmed by posting a set photo of a movie theater that's playing "Return of the Jedi." "X-Men: Apocalypse" is set to hit theaters on May 27th, 2016. Photos: (click to enlarge) »

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X-Men: Apocalypse - Kodi Smit-McPhee's Nightcrawler revealed

27 April 2015 10:25 PM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Meet the new Nightcrawler, from Bryan Singer's upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse...

Shooting is finally underway now on Bryan Singer's latest X-Men sequel, X-Men: Apocalypse. The film is set for release in the summer of 2016, and it'll be led by the core returning cast of James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Nicholas Hoult and Jennifer Lawrence.

However, there's also a sizeable new contingent as always with the X-Men films, and one of the fresh additions this time is Kodi Smit-McPhee. He's taking on the role of Nightcrawler, as played by Alan Cumming in the earlier X-Men films, and we've now got our first look at the actor as the character.

Here's how he's looking...

X-Men: Apocalypse arrives in cinemas on May 27th 2016. Expect more character reveals in the weeks ahead...

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See Kodi Smit-McPhee as Nightcrawler in 'X-Men: Apocalypse'

27 April 2015 2:15 PM, PDT | Movies.com | See recent Movies.com news »

To celebrate the first official day on set filming X-Men: Apocalypse, director Bryan Singer has released this first look at the new Nightcrawler, played by Kodi Smit-McPhee, via Instagram, which has since been taken down and replaced with the cleaner reveal seen up top. Last time we saw Nightcrawler (no relation to the recent Jake Gyllenhaal movie) in an X-Men film, it was X2 and the shape-shifting mutant was played by Alan Cumming.  See him in action below in one of our favorite scenes from the film, featuring Nightcrawler storming the White House. X-Men Apocalypse, which will also feature X-Men newcomers like Oscar Isaac (Apocalypse), Olivia Munn (Psylocke), Tye Sheridan (Cyclops), Sophie Turner (Jean Grey), Ben Hardy (Angel) and Alexandra Shipp (Storm) -- in...

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