Producers Steven Bochco and David Milch's creation didn't revolutionize television -- at least, not in the way many foresaw.
Tvlife As We Know It
A founding member and unofficial leader of the Japanese pop mega-group Kat-tun, formed in 2001, Kazuya Kamenashi was signed, at the age of 12 by Johnny's Entertainment talent agency in 1998.
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David L. Wolper, the prolific producer who spearheaded such landmark TV and film productions as "Roots," "The Making of the President 1960" and Jacques Cousteau's early specials, has died. He was 82.
More than a decade has passed since "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" splashed down in the international market.
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes1Daily:$5.1M Cumulative:$148.5M Fox 20.68%
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The Purge: Anarchy2Daily:$3.6M Cumulative:$36.7M Universal Pictures 7.18%
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