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Kids Now Casting: Student Film ‘My Nephew Emmett’ and More

13 October 2016 10:23 AM, PDT | backstage.com | See recent Backstage news »

Young talent is sought for “My Nephew Emmett,” a piece for the Nyu graduate film program, based on a horrific true story.  The film seeks a male actor aged 7–12 to portray the supporting role of Simeon Wright, as well as another male actor aged 10–16 to play the titular Emmett, a leading role. This ambitious project will depict the 1955 murder of 14-year-old Emmett Till, an act which “galvanized the American civil rights movement.” The piece will shoot Jan. 12–17, 2017 in Greenwood, Mississippi, and will provide travel, hotel accommodations, and meals in addition to pay. For more information on “My Nephew Emmett,” see the full listing here. And check out all of Backstage’s casting notices, which can be sorted by age.  For advice on auditioning and more, check out Backstage’s YouTube channel!                                »

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From Miley and Nicki to Tay and Kanye: The Biggest VMAs Feuds of All Time (All Time!)

26 August 2016 12:05 PM, PDT | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

Aside from its history making performances and mind boggling fashion, the MTV Video Music Awards stage has made a splash as a battle ground of shade time and time again. As we wait in anticipation of the drama that may unfold this Sunday at the 2016 awards, we're looking back at some of the wildest moments in VMAs beef history, from fist-throwing rockers to unabashedly outspoken rappers. Nicki Minaj vs. Miley Cyrus, 2015 It all started when Minaj and Taylor Swift exchanged heated comments after the rapper tweeted, "If your video celebrates women with very slim bodies, you will be nominated for vid of the year. »

- Lydia Price, @lydsprice

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Beyoncé Shares Photos of Blue Ivy and Chris Martin That Might Bring You to Tears

8 March 2016 9:50 AM, PST | Popsugar.com | See recent Popsugar news »

Beyoncé took to her personal blog last week to share a slew of amazing photos from her Super Bowl halftime show rehearsals with Bruno Mars and Coldplay's Chris Martin. The photos show the performers behind the scenes in a dance studio, where Beyoncé, clad in tights and a sweatshirt, goes over her moves and even takes a celebratory shot of alcohol with her crew. The cutest snaps, however, may be of Beyoncé and Jay Z's 3-year-old daughter, Blue, who looks to be having the time of her life while running around in a tutu and sneakers and playing with Chris, who picks up the toddler and swings her around. While Beyoncé, Bruno, and Coldplay took the field for their memorable performance, Blue was actually watching the show from her box seats with Chris's ex-wife, Gwyneth Paltrow, and their kids, Apple and Moses. Keep reading for the heart-melting photos, »

- Brittney Stephens

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Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow's Daughter Apple Eased Coldplay's Super Bowl Nerves: Getting 'Turned Into a Meme' Is the 'Worst That Could Happen'

1 February 2016 11:35 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

View More: Music News|Live News|More News Videos.cbs-link {color:#4B5054;text-decoration:none; font: normal 12px Arial;}.cbs-link:hover {color:#A7COFF;text-decoration:none; font: normal 12px Arial;}.cbs-pipe {color:#303435;padding: 0 2px;}.cbs-resources {height:24px; background-color:#000; padding: 0 0 0 8px; width: 612px;}.cbs-more {font: normal 12px Arial; color: #4B5054; padding-right:2px;} Coldplay has traveled the world on seven concert tours, but the English rockers still have fears when it comes to headlining the Super Bowl halftime show. Frontman Chris Martin told CBS News that when he expressed his anxiety over the performance to daughter Apple, 11, she shared some sage wisdom. "My daughter said the sweetest thing yesterday, »

- Lindsay Kimble, @lekimble

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Chris Martin and Gwyneth Paltrow's Daughter Apple Eased Coldplay's Super Bowl Nerves: Getting 'Turned Into a Meme' Is the 'Worst That Could Happen'

1 February 2016 11:35 AM, PST | PEOPLE.com | See recent PEOPLE.com news »

View More: Music News|Live News|More News Videos.cbs-link {color:#4B5054;text-decoration:none; font: normal 12px Arial;}.cbs-link:hover {color:#A7COFF;text-decoration:none; font: normal 12px Arial;}.cbs-pipe {color:#303435;padding: 0 2px;}.cbs-resources {height:24px; background-color:#000; padding: 0 0 0 8px; width: 612px;}.cbs-more {font: normal 12px Arial; color: #4B5054; padding-right:2px;} Coldplay has traveled the world on seven concert tours, but the English rockers still have fears when it comes to headlining the Super Bowl halftime show. Frontman Chris Martin told CBS News that when he expressed his anxiety over the performance to daughter Apple, 11, she shared some sage wisdom. "My daughter said the sweetest thing yesterday, »

- Lindsay Kimble, @lekimble

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