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A Minute With: Hugh Grant on Hollywood, hacking and celebrity

LONDON (Reuters) – Actor Hugh Grant, who became the poster boy for the charming British fop in romantic comedies such as “Four Weddings and a Funeral” and “Notting Hill,” is delighted not to be part of Hollywood anymore. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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Ex-Googler leads Softbank invasion of Hollywood

(Reuters) – Softbank Corp’s investment in a Hollywood movie studio represents the coming out party for two new players in the U.S. entertainment industry — the Japanese telecommunications company and Nikesh Arora, the former Google Inc executive running a new … Continue reading

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From queens to superheroes, film costumes find Hollywood home

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – Dorothy’s famous ruby red slippers from “The Wizard of Oz” have found their way home again as one of the highlights in a new Hollywood exhibition that showcases iconic costumes in film. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Hollywood feels Netflix’s cutting edge

Streaming company pounces with deal for Crouching Tiger sequel Asia homepage

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DreamWorks-SoftBank talks may augur Hollywood dealmaking wave

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc’s talks about taking on a Japanese owner highlight the challenges facing Hollywood’s smaller studios in remaining independent and could prompt a string of other deals. Reuters: Entertainment News

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DreamWorks-SoftBank talks may augur Hollywood dealmaking wave

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc could soon have a new Japanese owner in a deal that highlights the challenges facing Hollywood’s smaller studios in remaining independent and could prompt a string of other deals. Reuters: Entertainment News

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Venice becomes Hollywood on the Adriatic for Clooney wedding

VENICE (Reuters) – The world’s most famous bachelor, George Clooney, welcomed more A-list stars to Venice on Saturday for his wedding to human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, with details of the long weekend bash kept as hazy as the morning … Continue reading

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Venice becomes Hollywood on the Adriatic for Clooney wedding

VENICE (Reuters) – The world’s most famous bachelor, George Clooney, welcomed more A-list stars to Venice on Saturday for his wedding to human rights lawyer Amal Alamuddin, with details of the long weekend bash kept as hazy as the morning … Continue reading

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Hollywood leads way for wider drone use

Regulator clears use of unmanned aircraft above film and TV sets Asia homepage

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Far from Hollywood din, New York Film Festival puts focus on quality

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Cannes has its coveted prizes and Sundance its lucrative deals, but the New York Film Festival, unencumbered by awards or marketing, says its mission is simple: to present the year’s best in world cinema. Reuters: Entertainment … Continue reading

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