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Bud Yorkin first made his name as a director and producer of TV comedies and variety shows in the 1950s.
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"Buffy the Vampire Slayer" creator Joss Whedon is officially acknowledging the end of his critically acclaimed UPN skein -- and already mulling plans for a spinoff.
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Just as Ronald Reagan honed his skills as "the great communicator" by entering the Oval Office by way of Hollywood, Robert Evans got a taste of what it might have been like to run a studio by playing…
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