Bill Cosby's Lawyer Speaks Out: The Media Vilification Has to Stop

7 hours ago

While Bill Cosby was greeted with a standing ovation at a Florida event Friday - one of the few in recent days that wasn't cancelled in light of the mounting allegations against him - his attorney in Hollywood lashed out at the media for publicizing "decades-old events" that are "completely illogical." "The new, never-before-heard claims from women who have come forward in the past two weeks with unsubstantiated, fantastical stories about things they say occurred 30, 40 or even 50 years ago have escalated past the point of absurdity," said attorney Martin Singer in a statement. "These brand new claims about alleged decades-old events are becoming increasingly ridiculous, See more »

- Lynette Rice, @lynetterice

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E! Online

Is Another Duggar Off the Market? Get the Scoop on John-David's Relationship Status

7 hours ago

Are Jim Bob Duggar and Michelle Duggar preparing to send another one of their children to the altar? Not so fast... While the reality star parents have had a number weddings in their family in recent months, E! News learns that there's no plans for another 19 Kids and Counting ceremony any time soon—specifically for their son John-David. He was reported to be courting a young lady after Ok! magazine claimed the twin brother of Jana Duggar had been spotted recently with a mystery woman. However, TLC confirms to E! News that John-David is not currently in a See more »

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TVGuide - Breaking News

Exclusive Bob's Burgers Video: Bob Talks Turkey (Baster) for Thanksgiving

13 hours ago

What happens when your family abandons you for Thanksgiving?

On Sunday's Bob's Burgers (9:30/8:30c, Fox), Tina and the kids leave Bob behind to attend the First Annual Fischoeder Turk-tacular Turkey Town Festival — a new event that features a running of the turkeys (similar to the running of the bulls in Pamplona, just more delicious afterwards), among other fun activities.

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- Hanh Nguyen

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Netflix Has Saved NBC's Ellie Kemper Comedy

11 hours ago

It turns out The Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt really can’t be broken: After NBC opted not to go forward with the Ellie Kemper-led fish-out-of-water comedy from 30 Rock producers Tina Fey and Robert Carlock, Netflix has swooped in to buy the first season of the series— and order a second season for good measure. In a late Friday press release, NBC basically admitted there was no room at the Peacock for Kimmy:  “We have a very drama-heavy mid-season schedule,” said Robert Greenblatt, who oversees both the NBC network and sister studio/Kimmy producer Universal Television. Of See more »

- Josef Adalian

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The Guardian - Film News

How we made Ida: Paweł Pawlikowski on the journey from script to film

20 hours ago

Paweł Pawlikowski never learned the rules of film-making and says he’s a film financier’s nightmare – here he explains how he battled industry conventions, as well as Poland’s ‘winter of the century’, to make his award-winning drama

• Spoiler alert: contains plot details

Peter Bradshaw’s five star review of Ida

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- Paweł Pawlikowski

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Exclusive Hobbit Behind-The-Scenes Still

2 hours ago

Peter Jackson has edited the upcoming issue of Empire - on newsagents' shelves next week (November 27) - and to celebrate, there will be an ever-so-tantalising drip feed of Hobbity goodness here on Yesterday, there was Jackson himself and the subscribers' cover; today, there's a behind-the-scenes shot that See more »

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Huffington Post

Nine Inch Nails Fans Will Be Surprised By This Album

3 September 2013 11:50 AM, PDT

Nine Inch Nails, "Hesitation Marks" (Columbia)

Sun-kissed harmonies, funk-flecked guitar lines and – whisper it – a saxophone workout all make an appearance on "Hesitation Marks," a surprising new offering from Trent Reznor's Nine Inch Nails after a lengthy, self-imposed hiatus.

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- AP

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MTV Movies Blog

The Best Movies Of 2013

17 December 2013 12:00 PM, PST

To clarify, this is my top ten today at this very moment. It's going to change. Even as I wrote out the below list, I was dramatically shifting these worthy films up and down. For one thing I want — no, need — to see all of these again and See more »

- Josh Horowitz

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Filmmaker Magazine

Sundance Announces Creative Producing Lab & Fellowship Call for Entries

12 hours ago

Over the years Sundance has steadily increased its support for young independent film producers, with the more recently created Creative Producing Lab & Fellowship as loved by producers as the Screenwriting and Directing Labs are loved by writers and directors. (Don’t believe me? Well, here’s producer Gabrielle Nadiq on the See more »

- Scott Macaulay

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Jude Law set to join Guy Ritchie’s Knights Of The Roundtable

16 November 2014 10:48 PM, PST

Guy Ritchie’s Camelot saga Knights Of The Roundtable looks set to add another big name to its growing ensemble, with Jude Law in negotiations to join the production. According to Variety, Law is circling the role of the new film’s chief villain, although the identity of said bad See more »

- George Wales

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