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Inside Tracks

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After basking in the overwhelming success of “Behind the Music,” VH1 has returned to its first franchise: “Storytellers.” The series, which generally finds a singer-songwriter explaining the creative…

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World Briefs

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GERMANY In an effort to improve the state of German film, the Federal Film Board is increasing its funding from DM 15.5 million ($7.8 million) a year to $9.1 million. The amount is to be increased…

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Oscar Watch

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Last year’s Academy Award winner for supporting actor, James Coburn, has nabbed a presenter spot for March’s Oscarcast. In addition to “Affliction,” Coburn has recently starred in the film “Payback”…

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Players

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Costas Mandylor (“Picket Fences”) will be heading to Vancouver to co-star with Jack Nicholson in “The Pledge,” directed by Sean Penn. He’ll next be seen in UPN’s “Secret Agent Man,” a series set to…

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GERMANY BERLIN — German film and licensing group Intertainment is boasting dramatic increases in its overall figures last year. The Munich-based company posted DM 53 million ($28 million) in revenues…

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