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Watch 8 in-depth Emmy chats with Drama Actress hopefuls: Viola Davis, Caitriona Balfe, Tatiana Maslany ...

16 hours ago | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

Did you miss our exclusive Google Hangout chats with eight of this year's Emmy contenders for Best Drama Actress? We've listed them all below for your viewing pleasure, including our interviews with Viola Davis ("How to Get Away with Murder"), Ruth Wilson ("The Affair"), Caitriona Balfe ("Outlander"), Kerry Washington ("Scandal"), Vera Farmiga ("Bates Motel"), Tatiana Maslany ("Orphan Black"), Olivia Williams ("Manhattan") and Joan Chen ("Marco Polo"). -Break- How many of them do you think will earn Emmy nominations? Watch almost 200 video chats with 2015 Emmy contenders Viola Davis on being vulnerable in "How to Get Away with Murder": "My taking off the wig is a seemingly very simple act, it really is. But not. Because for me, I have seen women on screen for so many years and I don't know who they are ... I've never seen the mask come off." »

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6 Comic-Con Party Invites Worth Chasing in 2015

2 July 2015 7:22 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

At Washington D.C.’s lone celebrity-driven weekend of the year, the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, the term “nerd” as in “that nerd prom” is an executive level “diss”. In San Diego at Comic-Con, it is a badge of honor. The more “Nerd” in your party, the better it probably is, especially if it is a “HQ” or hosted by the king @Nerdist himself. Also Read: Quentin Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' Heading to San Diego Comic-Con TheWrap picks 6 invites worth getting stressed over: Norman Reedus, Lauren Cohan, and Vera Farmiga at Playboy and A&E’s party in 2014. (Getty Images) Entertainment Weekly Comic-Con Celebration Saturday, »

- Mikey Glazer

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Why Debra Granik Went From 'Winter's Bone' to the Freedom of Her First Doc 'Stray Dog': "I fear inurement"

2 July 2015 8:53 AM, PDT | Thompson on Hollywood | See recent Thompson on Hollywood news »

Filmmaker Debra Granik earned an impressive four Oscar nominations for 2010's "Winter's Bone," including best picture, actress (Jennifer Lawrence), supporting actor (John Hawkes) and adapted screenplay. Clearly all the talent on display in 2004's "Down to the Bone," which boosted the career of Vera Farmiga, was not a flash in the pan. What was the deliberate New York filmmaker, who works closely with producer-writer Anne Rossellini, going to do next? Well, she pursued several promising projects that have yet to come to fruition. Among them were "American High Life," a possible HBO series created by young writer Nicki Paluga, and Granik's film version of Russell Banks' novel "Rule Of The Bone," marking the third part of her unofficial osteo-trilogy, about an abused 14-year-old Jamaican-American who turns to drugs, gets kicked out of his home, and returns to Jamaica to find his father. Banks was optimistic that a cast of unknowns and names would. »

- Anne Thompson

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Emmys cliffhanger: Will Elisabeth Moss and Vera Farmiga bounce back after snubs?

26 June 2015 12:15 PM, PDT | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

When examining our Experts' Emmy predictions for Best Drama Actress, you'll notice something interesting: three pundits include Elisabeth Moss ("Mad Men") in their rankings and one predicts a bid for Vera Farmiga ("Bates Motel"). But wait, don't these Emmyologists -- Robert Bianco (USA Today), Debra Birnbaum (Variety), Matthew Jacobs (HuffPo) and Tom O'Neil (Gold Derby) -- remember that Moss and Farmiga got skunked last year and, as Emmy legend goes, once you're out, you're out? -Break- Watch dozens of video chats with 2015 Emmy contenders Look at what happened in the past to Mariska Hargitay ("Law & Order: Svu") and Kyra Sedgwick ("The Closer") in this same category. Both of these winners couldn't sneak back onto the nominee lineup after they got the boot. So why is everybody assuming that Moss and Farmiga (who've never won) will be rare exception »

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Emmy Screening Room: Bates Motel's Vera Farmiga Gets Caught

25 June 2015 6:30 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

June 26 — the cutoff date for the 2015 Emmy Awards nomination voting — is only a day away. And that’s a source of both great anticipation and nameless dread for those of us obsessed with quality television.

RelatedTVLine’s Full Lineup of 2015 Dream Emmy Nominees

Team TVLine has already brought you our Dream Emmy Ballots in 10 key Emmy races — click here to see our picks! — but we wanted to make one last push on behalf of a few favorites whose work was so outstanding this year that the possibility of a snub makes us want to get in touch with our inner »

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Emmy Screening Room: Jaime Camil's Jane the Virgin 'Death' Scene

24 June 2015 7:57 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

June 26 — the cutoff date for the 2015 Emmy Awards nomination voting — is only a day away. And that’s a source of both great anticipation and nameless dread for those of us obsessed with quality television.

RelatedTVLine’s Full Lineup of 2015 Dream Emmy Nominees

Team TVLine has already brought you our Dream Emmy Ballots in 10 key Emmy races — click here to see our picks! — but we wanted to make one last push on behalf of a few favorites whose work was so outstanding this year that the possibility of a snub makes us want to get in touch with our inner »

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Emmy Screening Room: Justified's Walton Goggins and Joelle Carter Play Both Sides of an Explosive Betrayal

24 June 2015 2:30 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Friday, June 26 — the cutoff date for the 2015 Emmy Awards nomination voting — is almost here. And that’s a source of both great anticipation and nameless dread for those of us obsessed with quality television.

Related TVLine’s Full Lineup of 2015 Dream Emmy Nominees

Team TVLine has already brought you our Dream Emmy Ballots in 10 key races — click here to see our picks! — but we wanted to make one last push on behalf of a few faves whose work was so outstanding this year that even the idea of a snub makes us want to channel Empire‘s Cookie and wallop some fools with a broom. »

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‘Bates Motel’s’ Vera Farmiga on Physically Demanding Combat Scenes and 6 Other Emmy Contender Quickies

19 June 2015 12:35 PM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Vera Farmiga‘s dynamic performance as unstable single mom Norma Bates in A&E original series “Bates Motel” demands attention as an Emmy contender for best actress in a drama — perhaps even more so now than when she was first nominated for the role in 2013. Over three seasons, Farmiga has portrayed Norma’s emotional unraveling as her serial-killer son Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) slowly evolves into the character so familiar to fans of Alfred Hitchcock‘s 1960 horror classic “Psycho.” Norma scrapes and claws — often literally — to save her son from murder charges, drug dealers and his own spiraling mental health, »

- Kathy Zerbib

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11 stars using body doubles for nude scenes: Keira Knightley, Mila Kunis, Owen Wilson

19 June 2015 11:20 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Game of Thrones star Lena Headey's 'Walk of Shame' nude body double has been revealed as actress Rebecca Van Cleave.

Headey opted out of going naked for the harrowing six-minute sequence "for several reasons", one of which was so she could fully focus on the emotions in her performance.

The actress also wasn't involved in the casting process for her double, adding: "I was like, 'Listen guys, she happens to have a beautiful body, but I don't do casting'. If somebody is brave enough to do this, I applaud it."

We've found 11 other actors and actresses who've spoken candidly about choosing a body double instead of baring their naked bits on the big screen.

And you may find some film scenes quite surprising (it wasn't really Kevin Costner frolicking naked in a waterfall!).

1. Mila Kunis had actresses moon for her

Mila Kunis happily revealed that she used »

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‘Bates Motel’ Renewed for Two More Seasons

16 June 2015 7:30 AM, PDT | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

Norma and Norman Bates’ toxic relationship will continue for the foreseeable future. A&E has renewed Bates Motel for two more seasons, the show’s fourth and fifth. The Psycho prequel stars Freddie Highmore and Vera Farmiga. More on the Bates Motel renewal after the jump.  Variety reports the next two seasons of Bates Motel will consist of ten episodes […]

The post ‘Bates Motel’ Renewed for Two More Seasons appeared first on /Film. »

- Angie Han

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Bates Motel: two more seasons ordered

16 June 2015 12:27 AM, PDT | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

We hope you’ve been enjoying your stay at Bates Motel – two more seasons of the Psycho prequel have been ordered…

Good news, Bates Motel fans – the show has just been extended for two more seasons. This move will bring us to five seasons, with a few news sites already jumping to the conclusion that season 5 will be the show’s last.

Indeed, perhaps the intention of this double season order is for the writing team to map out a two-year endgame. That’s not been confirmed by any official sources, though. Many expect that the show will start linking up with the events of Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho at some point soon, but only time will tell on that one.

Anyone who follows American network TV news won’t find this information as a huge surprise. Although the ratings for Bates Motel have gradually decreased, the show has fared »

- rleane

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Bates Motel Renewed for Two More Seasons, The Returned Cancelled

15 June 2015 11:35 AM, PDT | Collider.com | See recent Collider.com news »

Our stay at the Bates Motel has just been extended for two more seasons, so remember to close the curtains when you take a shower! A&E made a bold move today in renewing the series through Season 5, which though not explicitly stated as being the show’s last, is fairly likely. A&E has tried (and failed) to launch other dark dramas like the almost immediately cancelled Those Who Kill, and the one-season wonder The Returned. And while Bates Motel has been operating at a ratings loss since its premiere, the network seems confident in creator and producer Carlton Cuse, and his vision for the series. [caption id="attachment_445719" align="alignright" width="300"] Image via A&E[/caption] Bates Motel has somehow, wonderfully, found a way to really draw out the tension of Norman Bates (Freddie Highmore) turning into the killer Norman we know from Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho. (For example, hardly anything of real consequence happened »

- Allison Keene

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A&E Orders Two New Seasons of Bates Motel

15 June 2015 10:44 AM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

We have big news for fans of Bates Motel. The Psycho-inspired series has been a huge success for A&E and they are confident enough in the creative team that they've placed a twenty-episode order:

Press Release: "New York, NY – June 15, 2015 – A&E Network has ordered twenty episodes of the acclaimed drama series, “Bates Motel” from Universal Television it was announced today by Rob Sharenow, Executive Vice President and General Manager, A&E and Lifetime.

“The vision of our incredible creative team has exposed the steady breakdown of the relationship between Norman and Norma Bates,” said Sharenow.  “We are thrilled to bring fans two more seasons to witness the next stages of Norman's transformation into the most notorious psychopath in cinematic history.”

New episodes of “Bates Motel” will begin production later this year and will air over two seasons, starting in 2016.

Bates Motel” has garnered a truly loyal fan base over the past three seasons. »

- Jonathan James

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Bates Motel Renewed at A&E for Seasons 4 and 5

15 June 2015 10:00 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

A&E clearly has no reservations about keeping Bates Motel in business: The cabler has renewed the Vera Farmiga-Freddie Highmore drama for Seasons 4 and 5.

RelatedCable Renewal Scorecard 2015: What’s Coming Back? What’s Cancelled? What’s on the Bubble?

The move amounts to a 20-episode pickup, and ensures that co-creators Kerry Ehrin and Carlton Cuse will get to finish out what they have long billed as a five-season tale. However, A&E’s announcement stopped short of declaring Season 5 the show’s last.

“The vision of our incredible creative team has exposed the steady breakdown of the »

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‘Bates Motel’ Renewed for Two More Seasons, ‘The Returned’ Canceled at A&E

15 June 2015 10:00 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

A&E has been handed “Bates Motel” a two-season renewal, while cancelling freshman thriller “The Returned,” Variety has learned.

Bates Motel” will be coming back with Season 4 and Season 5. Both 10-episode seasons will air in 2016 with production beginning later this year.

“The vision of our incredible creative team has exposed the steady breakdown of the relationship between Norman and Norma Bates,” said Rob Sharenow, exec vice president and general manager of A&E and Lifetime. “We are thrilled to bring fans two more seasons to witness the next stages of Norman’s transformation into the most notorious psychopath in cinematic history.”

The critically-acclaimed series is a contemporary prequel to the film “Psycho” and shows how Norman Bates (played by Freddie Highmore) unravels through his teenage years. Vera Farmiga plays his mother, Norma Bates.

Despite falling off in its third season, “Bates,” hailing from Universal Television, Carlton Cuse Productions and Kerry Ehrin Productions, »

- Elizabeth Wagmeister

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Major Crimes' Raymond Cruz: Two Shows and 11 Seasons Pay Off With a 'Moment That Will Shock You'

15 June 2015 7:16 AM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

As Season 3 of TNT’s Major Crimes drew to a close, Detective Julio Sanchez successively was ordered to take anger management classes and then apparently suspended, for whaling on the “Burning Man” killer in the finale.

When Season 4 opened, Julio was returning to duty, meeting some mixed reactions. And in tonight’s episode (airing at 9/8c), show boss James Duff has said that series vet Raymond Cruz delivers an “amazing” performance, as we finally get to the root of Sanchez’s issues.

RelatedMajor Crimes Season 4 Preview: Who Will Need Courage? Plus: An ‘Amazing’ Showcase for [Spoiler]

TVLine spoke with Cruz »

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Vera Farmiga in 'Bates Motel' 'ricochets emotionally like a bullet'

13 June 2015 8:50 PM, PDT | Gold Derby | See recent Gold Derby news »

In the Emmy race for Best Drama Actress, Vera Farmiga ("Bates Motel") offers voters one of the most dynamic performances of the year. Over the past TV season, her character, Norma Bates — frazzled mom of that "Psycho" serial killer Norman (Freddie Highmore) — "not only breaks down, she breaks open," she says in our webcam chat. Watch below. "She's been pushed to the edge." -Break- As a result, Norma "ricochets emotionally like a bullet" while trying to cope with her crazy life that is a "continuous, desperate series of rebounds." Throughout it all, Norma struggles to save her son as he's consumed by inner demons, but she's not always sympathetic. One of the biggest challenges of this role, Farmiga adds, is to ask "the audience — regardless of her faults, transgressions, deceits — to root for her, to forgive her and to like her...."' »

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Week in Review: Turn your Pizza Hut box into a movie projector

12 June 2015 9:03 AM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Pizza and movies go together like peanut butter and jelly, or peanut butter and jelly pizza and the movies. Not a fan of those toppings? Whatever.

So while Domino’s is working overtime to remind you that they aren’t actually terrible and that they serve things other than pizza, Pizza Hut has come up with a brilliant, Diy way to bring you cheesy goodness, and also some pizza.

Via The Verge, Pizza Hut has developed a box that will transform into a movie projector. All you need is a smart phone. Order a Pizza Hut pizza, get it delivered in one of four different, artistically designed boxes, then pop out the lens that’s included into the front of the box, and finally prop up your phone with the small, three pegged pizza holder to project videos directly through the lens in the box onto a nearby wall.

And there you have it! »

- Brian Welk

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Emmys 2015: Lead Actor in a Drama Series — Our 6 Dream Nominees!

10 June 2015 3:28 PM, PDT | TVLine.com | See recent TVLine.com news »

Half of the contenders from the 2014 Emmy race for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series are ineligible for this year’s ballot. (If your memory needs refreshing, we speak of Breaking Bad‘s Bryan Cranston and True Detective‘s Woody Harrelson and Matthew McConaughey.)

RelatedTVLine’s Full Lineup of 2015 Dream Emmy Nominees

So forgive us if we’re a little overly optimistic that the members of the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences might check out TVLine’s Dream Nominations gallery to help them inject the category with fresh blood.

In fact, in our version of the Emmys, we »

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First Look: See the Cast of Ricky Gervais’ Netflix Movie ‘Special Correspondents’

8 June 2015 10:00 AM, PDT | Slash Film | See recent Slash Film news »

Ricky Gervais‘ new movie for Netflix has amassed quite a cast. Eric Bana will star in Special Correspondents alongside Gervais himself, Vera Farmiga, America Ferrera, and many more. Hit the jump for your Special Correspondents first look, in addition to plot details, casting news, and more.  Here’s the Special Correspondents cast courtesy of Netflix (via […]

The post First Look: See the Cast of Ricky Gervais’ Netflix Movie ‘Special Correspondents’ appeared first on /Film. »

- Angie Han

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