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When NBC confirmed "The Tonight Show" host changeover in 2014, plus the move from Los Angeles to New York, Broadway ears perked up. For legit publicists, the cross-country move could be a boon: They…
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Allison Janney is in talks to join New Line’s Melissa McCarthy comedy “Tammy” opposite Susan Sarandon and Mark Duplass. Project is on track to begin shooting next month with McCarthy starring and…
Helmer Guillermo del Toro is assembling quite the guest list for his haunted house thriller "Crimson Peak," with Benedict Cumberbatch set to star in the Legendary Pictures movie.
Hollywood studios continue to exploit digital TV opportunities in Europe.
In a pre-Cannes hiring, Audrey Delaney has joined Myriad Pictures as senior VP of marketing and acquisitions. She will oversee developing and managing the worldwide marketing campaigns for Myriad’s…
Elizabeth Banks has been tapped to receive CinemaCon’s excellence in acting award. Banks will be presented with the kudo at the conference’s awards ceremony April 18 at Caesars Palace. Banks will…
A TV company best known for its reliance on so-called "non fiction" programming is playing with something a little off-kilter for its viewers: scripted fare.
FremantleMedia North America has added Alex Demyanenko to the newly created post of senior veep of nonfiction development and programming. Demyanenko, a Shed Media alum, will oversee development and…
Ardaban, a division within Shine America, has tapped Seth Eisman as senior vice prez of production. Eisman will oversee production for all Ardaban unscripted programming developed for Shine. He joins…
The ABC family comedy “How to Live With Your Parents for the Rest of Your Life” opened to fairly good numbers Wednesday and helped prop up the entire night. The net’s “Modern Family” solidly beat Fox…
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2016-2017 Oscar Predictions
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- Petrol Advertising, Burbank, California
- Bridgewater Associates, Westport, Connecticut
- Company Confidential, Aspen, Colorado
- Save the Children, Fairfield, Connecticut