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Robert Kirkman’s Skybound Entertainment Enters First-Look Feature Film Agreement with Universal Pictures

15 April 2015 4:20 PM, PDT | DailyDead | See recent DailyDead news »

Keep your eyes on the big screen, Robert Kirkman fans, because The Walking Dead creator's Skybound Entertainment has officially begun a two-year, first-look feature film agreement with Universal Pictures:

Press Release -- "Universal City, CA, April 14, 2015—Universal Pictures today announced it has entered into a two-year first-look production agreement with Robert Kirkman’s Skybound Entertainment. Since opening its doors, Skybound Entertainment has grown into a multiplatform entertainment company with award-winning television programming, film and digital content. The announcement was made by Co-Presidents of Production Peter Cramer and Jeffrey Kirschenbaum.

In 2010, Kirkman, who is the creator and executive producer of the award-winning AMC series The Walking Dead, started Skybound Entertainment with the intention to nurture creators and provide resources to produce content while retaining creative control of their properties. Kirkman partnered with longtime collaborator, and fellow executive producer of The Walking Dead, David Alpert in the endeavor.

“Robert and David »

- Derek Anderson

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Watch Tom Hanks Perform All of His Movies in 8 Minutes

24 March 2015 8:51 AM, PDT | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

James Corden kicked off his new stint as host of The Late Late Show in style last night, bringing in plenty of big name talent and at least one video that is sure to go viral. His first guests included Mila Kunis and Tom Hanks, the later of which re-enacted every one of his movie roles in 8 minutes alongside the host.

Also coming onboard for the big night was James Corden's Into the Woods co-star Meryl Streep, who was joined by Arnold Schwarzenegger in a taped skit that showed James Corden getting into shape for his grueling new job as a nightly talk show host. He also did a lengthy intro, explaining to his audience who he is, where he hails from in High Wycombe, England and the fact that he has a wife and two young children.

Other highlights of the night included CBS corporate chief Leslie Moonves »

- MovieWeb

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The Late Late Show With James Corden Premiere: Glad You Stayed Awake?

23 March 2015 11:36 PM, PDT | | See recent news »

“I know what you’re thinking: Oh look, Andy Richter’s got his own show!” giggled James Corden, kicking off his stint as host of The Late Late Show in utterly self-deprecating fashion.

And throughout his mild-mannered opening monologue, the British comic repeatedly referenced his surprise at being chosen to succeed Craig Ferguson in CBS’ 12:37/11:37c weeknight slot and his belief that most Americans have no idea who he is.

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If I’m being honest, though, I wish Corden — who’ll always be »

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Watch: Tom Hanks, Jay Leno Join James Corden for ‘Late Late Show’ Premiere

23 March 2015 10:48 PM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Tom Hanks, Jay Leno, Meryl Streep, Arnold Schwarzenegger and a host of other notables turned out for appearances in Monday’s debut episode of “The Late Late Show with James Corden.”

Corden spent a good amount of time during the first show introducing himself to the audience. He mentioned more than once that he hailed from a place in England that few if any viewers had ever heard of, High Wycombe. He made several mentions of his wife and two young children.

Leno, Streep and Schwarzenegger took part in a lengthy taped bit that depicted Corden getting into shape for the grueling work of hosting a nightly talk show. Streep recently co-starred with Corden in Disney’s film version of the musical “Into the Woods.”

CBS Corp. chief Leslie Moonves was seen at the outset in a “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”-inspired element showing that Corden got the “Late »

- Cynthia Littleton

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Rob Schneider Shops Self-Financed Sitcom ‘Real Rob’ at MipTV

18 March 2015 5:42 AM, PDT | Variety - TV News | See recent Variety - TV News news »

Rob Schneider is going the indie auteur route with his latest sitcom, “Real Rob.”

The comedian has self-financed eight half-hour episodes that will be shopped by Toronto-based Tricon Films and Television to international buyers at next month’s MipTV conference in Cannes. Series revolves around the comedian’s life as an entertainer, father of a toddler and husband of a younger Mexican woman, Patricia Azarcoya, who has an independent career as an television producer.

Schneider and Azarcoya co-wrote the episodes, with Schneider directing and producing. The effort grew out of Schneider’s frustration with his experience at CBS in 2012 with a similarly themed sitcom, “Rob.”

Rob” was paired on CBS’ schedule with “The Big Bang Theory,” which gave it a good send off but the show ultimately didn’t hold enough of its lead-in to command a renewal. It was also roundly panned by critics.

After “Rob” was axed, Schneider »

- Cynthia Littleton

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New Rob Schneider Comedy Series Is Coming

17 March 2015 6:15 PM, PDT | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

Rob Schneider’s got a new show!

The SNL alum produced, directed and stars in comedy series Real Rob! with his real-life wife, Mexican television producer Patricia Azarcoya. The show is an "exaggerated, yet brutally honest" autobiographical look at the comedian’s life and career.

"Rob lives in two worlds, one where he’s the most important person on set, and the other, where he’s the third most important person in a three-person household, after his two-year-old daughter, Miranda, and his younger Mexican wife, Patricia," reads a release from Tricorn Films & Television, who has begun shopping the show internationally. "Patricia doesn’t quite grasp Rob’s level of fame, because when he was getting his first movie role, she was getting her first tricycle."

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The comedian enlisted fellow SNL stars David Spade and Norm Macdonald, as well as »

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McFarland, USA | Review

19 February 2015 1:00 PM, PST | ioncinema | See recent ioncinema news »

Personal Best: Caro Returns to Studio Filmmaking with Feel-Good Adaptation

It’s been a while since we’ve heard anything from New Zealand director Niki Caro, who made headlines with her 2002 sophomore film, Whale Rider, before making her Hollywood debut with 2005’s North Country. After the dismal reception of her 2009 effort, A Heavenly Vintage (aka The Vinter’s Luck), she’s helmed, of all things, a Disney film, McFarland, USA. Kevin Costner, once the penultimate star of mainstream, sports themed cinema, finds himself as the figure responsible for fostering athletic careers, moving from Ivan Reitman’s Draft Day to late 1980’s cross-country coach here. Caro’s film is the second ‘based on a true story’ minority flavored studio flick this year, following Sean McNamara’s Spare Parts, which also relates the travails of a group of Hispanic students overcoming odds to succeed in an organized school events. Beat by methodical beat, »

- Nicholas Bell

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Celeb Sightings: Kate Moss Steps Out with Husband Jamie Hince

11 February 2015 11:39 AM, PST | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

--Kate Moss took an evening walk in Minnetonka Back Zip Ankle Boots with husband Jamie Hince and their pup in London.--Beyonce and Usher had a dance-off to Slick Rick songs at Pharrell Williams' I Am Other and Adidas Grammy afterparty in L.A.--George Lopez had a closed-door dinner with executive film producer and actor Franco Porporino at his restaurant Fresco in Montclair, N.J.--Fifty Shades of Grey costars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan had lunch with the rest of their cast at A Voce Columbus in NYC.--Mariska Hargitay [...] »

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Celeb Sightings: Kate Moss Steps Out with Husband Jamie Hince

11 February 2015 11:39 AM, PST | Us Weekly | See recent Us Weekly news »

--Kate Moss took an evening walk in Minnetonka Back Zip Ankle Boots with husband Jamie Hince and their pup in London.--Beyonce and Usher had a dance-off to Slick Rick songs at Pharrell Williams' I Am Other and Adidas Grammy afterparty in L.A.--George Lopez had a closed-door dinner with executive film producer and actor Franco Porporino at his restaurant Fresco in Montclair, N.J.--Fifty Shades of Grey costars Dakota Johnson and Jamie Dornan had lunch with the rest of their cast at A Voce Columbus in NYC.--Mariska Hargitay [...] »

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Exclusive: Actress Mindy Robinson talks horror, whiskey, two stepping, My Little Pony and more

30 January 2015 7:10 PM, PST | MoreHorror | See recent MoreHorror news »

By Jonathan Weichsel

I recently got to ask a few question to actress Mindy Robinson about her career and craft. Robinson currently has a ton of movies available to rent, including Chicks Dig Gay Guys, The Coed and the Zombie Stoner, Alpha House, Club Lingerie, After School Massacre and Abstraction. Also keep an eye out for The Green Fairy coming soon.

For a complete list of credits and appearances visit Robinson's official IMDb: Mindy Robinson.

Read the entire interview with this exciting indie talent below:

Jw: You have a wide range of credits, from horror, to comedy, to reality TV. What is your favorite genre to work in? Do you take a different approach to different genres?

Mr: Comedy comes pretty naturally to me. I only feel like I'm acting when I have to be super serious because that's just not how I normally am.

Jw: How is »

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Hilary Duff, George Lopez Join Search for Missing Beverly Hills Dog

29 January 2015 5:20 AM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

A few stars are using their celebrity status to help their friend, Julia Cohen, find her missing Maltese dog, Charlie.

A surveillance video saw the pup allegedly being taken by a child and a woman in yellow, who witnesses say was pregnant.

Photos: Stars With Their Pets

Charlie's owner "just wants him back" and is offering a $2,000 reward for his safe return. Meanwhile, Cohen's famous friends are helping in the search for the pup.

"Please Help Us Find Charlie!!!! He is missing," Hilary Duff Instagrammed on Wednesday. "Last seen being picked up by a pregnant woman and her son. White Maltese. Red collar. Please call!!(310) 860-1650! Or contact @switchboutique."

Beverly Hills Chihuahua star George Lopez also put his weight behind the efforts to find Charlie, tweeting to his 2 million followers: "No questions asked, please if anyone has any information, please call!"

No questions asked , please if anyone has any information , please call ! »

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Eastwood’s Fistful Of Dollars: ‘Sniper’s Cume At $110.4M – 4-Day Actuals

20 January 2015 3:48 PM, PST | Deadline | See recent Deadline news »

6th Update, Tuesday, 3 Pm: Rentrak Theatrical filed the weekend’s actuals with Warner Bros.’ American Sniper counting a four-week cume through yesterday of $110.4M. Talk about the spoils of war: American Sniper propelled the 2015 box office, in its first 19 days, 3.6% percent over the same frame last year with $667M. It stands to reason that this would be the highest-grossing four-day Mlk weekend of all-time with $248.5M after American Sniper broke a slew of records, read Eastwood’s career-high bow, best three-day opening ever during January and February. Previous Mlk record was 2009 with $231.5M when Sony comedy Paul Blart: Mall Cop zoomed up a four-day bow of $39.2M. American Sniper had the biggest theater average of the four-day weekend with $30,100, followed by Sony Classic’s Still Alice, which chalked up $20,685 PTA or $248K in 12 venues.

The consensus is that American Sniper is going to hold for another two weekends. Wide releases »

- Anthony D'Alessandro

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George Lopez Talks Immigration and Tapping Into His Vulnerable Side for Spart Parts

16 January 2015 9:13 AM, PST | CineMovie | See recent CineMovie news »

George Lopez taps into his vulnerable side for his new movie Spare Parts, and he's talking to CineMovie about why the true story behind Spare Parts should inspire kids, politicians and anyone looking for inspiration at the start of a new year.  Lopez also touches on the subject of immigration and why he feels the current administration has not done enough to address it.

Spare Parts is now in movie theaters.


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Film Review: ‘Spare Parts’

16 January 2015 12:16 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

You’re really asking for trouble when you title your film “Spare Parts,” especially when said film is as unabashedly formulaic as the one cobbled together by helmer Sean McNamara (“Soul Surfer”) and scriptwriter Elissa Matsueda. And yet, even though it’s easy to identify all the recycled elements — bits and pieces of several inspirational-teacher scenarios, ranging from “To Sir, With Love” to “Stand and Deliver” — in this “based on a true story” concoction, there can be no denying the feel-good effect of the finished product. Word of mouth should trump mixed reviews, giving this latest Hispanic-skewing Lionsgate/Pantelion release a chance to exceed expectations and appeal to crossover audiences in a variety of platforms.

Derived from an article written by Joshua Davis for Wired magazine, “Spare Parts” spins a lightweight yet likable tale of underdogs triumphant. Specifically, it’s the story of Hispanic students from a Phoenix high school »

- Joe Leydon

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George Lopez -- Erik Estrada Ain't CHiP to Me, Man! (TMZ TV)

16 January 2015 12:02 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

George Lopez unloaded on ex-"CHiPs" star Erik Estrada with a barrage of four-letter words ... reigniting a long running feud that dates back to George's teen years. We'd say it's time they bury the hatchet for the sake of La Raza -- but these guys both sound more interested in fighting to La Muerte! Read more »

- TMZ Staff

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Pamper Your Pooch: Win the Doggie Bag Given to the Stars!

15 January 2015 3:00 PM, PST | Entertainment Tonight | See recent Entertainment Tonight news »

George Lopez, Ian Somerhalder, Lance Bass and more stars are set to make an appearance on The World Dog Awards tonight on The CW, and we’re giving you a chance to win the bag full of doggie goodies they’re taking home from the show.

One lucky winner will get the chance to spoil their beloved pup with the following gifts: a Basset Hound t-shirt from the Basset Hound Rescue of Southern California, a gift from Bionic Pet products, A Countryman press book Dogs in Cars featuring beautiful dog photography, a Doggie Diva personalized snake skin and glitter dog collar, John Paul Pet Oatmeal Shampoo and Conditioning Rinse, Love Thy Beast products, a copy of Modern Dog magazine, an item from Nandog Pet Gear, Pedigree Dentastix dog treats, collapsible food/water dish from Southwest Airlines, a WagAware charm, and a Wolfgang Man & Beast product.

Click here to enter.

No purchase necessary. Open to Us residents »

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Forecast (cont.): 'Paddington,' 'Blackhat,' 'Spare Parts'

15 January 2015 2:36 PM, PST | Box Office Mojo | See recent news »

<< Continued from "Weekend Report: 'Sniper' Sets Sights on January Record"At 3,303 locations, Paddington is shaping up to be a solid choice for family moviegoers this weekend. The movie was originally scheduled to open on Christmas Day; recognizing that there was an abundance of family options around that time, the Weinstein Company smartly moved Paddington back to this less crowded mid-January date. In the past, Martin Luther King, Jr. weekend has proved a good launching pad for family movies. Last year, The Nut Job earned $25.7 million over the four-day weekend, while Beauty and the Beast (3D) took in $22.2 million over the long weekend back in 2012. With great reviews (97 percent on Rotten Tomatoes) and a solid marketing effort, Paddington seems poised to open in a similar range.Opening at 2,567 theaters, Michael Mann's Blackhat will probably be the odd man out this weekend. While Mann has a vocal fan base, it's unlikely »

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Weekend Movies & TV: 'Wedding Ringer,' 'Still Alice,' '12 Monkeys,' & More (Video)

15 January 2015 6:30 AM, PST | Moviefone | See recent Moviefone news »

This weekend, Kevin Hart is hired to play Josh Gad's best man in "The Wedding Ringer" (check out the hilarious Unscripted episode!), Julianne Moore plays a renowned linguistics professor diagnosed with early-onset Alzheimer's opposite Kristen Stewart in "Still Alice," the second season of British crime drama "The Fall," starring Gillian Anderson and Jamie Dornan, arrives on Netflix this Friday, and the new series "12 Monkeys," adapted from Terry Gilliam's 1995 time-travel thriller, comes to Syfy Friday at 9 p.m. Et.

Also in theaters this weekend: Directed by Michael Mann, "Blackhat" stars Chris Hemsworth as a convicted hacker working side by side with the FBI to hunt down a high-level cybercrime network. In "Paddington," a young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home and is temporarily taken in by the kindly Brown family. "Spare Parts" stars George Lopez, Jamie Lee Curtis, and more in the story of four »

- Jonny Black

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Meet the Dog With More Famous Friends Than You'll Ever Have

14 January 2015 8:30 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

This is Honey Berry, the fashionista star of Univision's "Despierta America." Yes, Honey Berry is a Chihuahua ... and she's hung out with more celebrities than you ever could.Don't believe us? Take a look at the last 10 times Hb got her well-dressed paws on an A-lister ... and try not to get too celoso.  10. Kellan Lutz 9. Quvenzhane Wallis 8. Josh Gad 7. Bella Thorne 6. Shakira 5. George Lopez 4. Kristin Chenoweth 3. Shailene Woodley 2. Jennifer Lopez 1. Zac Efron Who knows -- »

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Win Spare Parts Movie Tickets in Los Angeles

13 January 2015 1:52 PM, PST | CineMovie | See recent CineMovie news »

Spare Parts is the first must-see film of 2015 starring George Lopez in an inspirational true story based on four underprivileged high school students who went on win a robotics competition despite the odds. CineMovie is giving away advance movie tickets to see Spare Parts in Los Angeles (Burbank area) on Thursday, January 15. Read on to find out how to get your free tickets.


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