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CBS’ ‘Late Late Show’ with James Corden To Debut March 9 From L.A.

variety.com — CBS' new late-night landscape comes partially into view March 9, when the network will launch a revised " Late Late Show" with new host James Corden that will tape in Los Angeles and be supervised by British producer Ben Winston.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @bristei: CBS’ ‘Late Late Show’ with James Corden To Debut March 9 From L.A. variety.com/2014/tv/news/c… via @Variety

Oct 23, 2014

RT @bristei: CBS’ ‘Late Late Show’ with James Corden To Debut March 9 From L.A. variety.com/2014/tv/news/c… via @Variety

Oct 23, 2014

CBS’ ‘Late Late Show’ with James Corden To Debut March 9 From L.A. variety.com/2014/tv/news/c… via @Variety

Oct 23, 2014

CBS’ ‘Late Late Show’ with James Corden To Debut March 9 From L.A. variety.com/2014/tv/news/c… via @Variety

AMC Networks To Operate BBC America After $200M Investment

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Oct 23, 2014

AMC Networks To Operate BBC America After $200M Investment variety.com/2014/tv/news/a… via @Variety

Oct 23, 2014

RT @bristei: AMC-BBC America deal started first as talks about working more closely in content production, top execs tell @Variety variety.com/2014/tv/news/a…

Oct 23, 2014

AMC-BBC America deal started first as talks about working more closely in content production, top execs tell @Variety variety.com/2014/tv/news/a…

Oct 23, 2014

Dr. Who will team up with the Walking Dead zombies to conquer Madison Avenue and merging cable behemoths variety.com/2014/tv/news/a… via @Variety

Keira Knightley to Make Broadway Debut in Fall 2015

variety.com — Keira Knightley will make her Broadway debut in "Therese Raquin," toplining a fall 2015 production from the Roundabout Theater Company. Knightley will play the title character in Helen Edmundson's new adaptation of the novel by Emile Zola about an unhappily married woman who embarks on a passionate affair with one of her husband's friends.

Full List of 2014 Gotham Award Nominations

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Oct 23, 2014

RT @JustinCChang: BIRDMAN, BOYHOOD, GRAND BUDAPEST, LOVE IS STRANGE, UNDER THE SKIN. I couldn't be prouder of our @GothamAwards lineup: bit.ly/1wuOa1g

Oct 23, 2014

BIRDMAN, BOYHOOD, GRAND BUDAPEST, LOVE IS STRANGE, UNDER THE SKIN. I couldn't be prouder of our @GothamAwards lineup: bit.ly/1wuOa1g

Oct 23, 2014

GREAT PIX PICKS!--Gotham Award Nominations: ‘Boyhood’ Scores Four (FULL LIST) variety.com/2014/film/news… via @Variety

Cable’s Upfront Dollars Fell 6% To $9.6B, First Slump In 4 Years

variety.com — Advertisers committed fewer dollars to national cable TV networks for the first time since before the 2009-2010 TV season, according to data released Thursday by the Cabletelevision Advertising Bureau. National cable networks secured $9.6 billion in advance advertising commitments in the most recent "upfront" market, when TV networks try to sell the bulk of their ad inventory for the coming season.

‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ Future in Doubt Following TMZ Report

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Oct 23, 2014

TLC renewal of Honey Boo Boo up in air after mom romantically linked to alleged child molester. variety.com/2014/tv/news/h…

Oct 23, 2014

‘Here Comes Honey Boo Boo’ Future in Doubt Following TMZ Report variety.com/2014/tv/news/h… via @Variety <-Raises huge liability issues, no?

Oct 23, 2014

Following TMZ report, the future of "Here Comes Honey Boo Boo" is in doubt. variety.com/2014/tv/news/h…

Barney Greengrass Transforms Into Freds at Barneys

variety.com — The new Freds at Barneys replaces the once-beloved Barney Greengrass - ironically, just as high-end delis are starting to have their moment on the food scene. Industry diners will now find an Italian-meets-California menu at Freds, which emphasizes fresh, healthy dishes like Mark's Madison Avenue Salad, touted as the ultimate chopped salad; artisan pizzas and the actress-friendly vegan cashew "cheese" dip with raw vegetables.
Oct 23, 2014

RT @zseward: This confirms everything I think about LA: Barney Greengrass replaced by Freds at Barneys bit.ly/1rott1Q

Oct 23, 2014

This confirms everything I think about LA: Barney Greengrass replaced by Freds at Barneys bit.ly/1rott1Q

ABC Adds Episodes for ‘Goldbergs,’ ‘Black-ish’ and 6 Other Shows

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Amazon Takes $170 Million Write-Down on Fire Phone After Disappointing Sales

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Oct 24, 2014

Amazon Takes $170 Million Write-Down on Fire Phone After Disappointing Sales variety.com/2014/digital/n… via @Variety

Oct 23, 2014

Less than stellar launch of @Amazon #FirePhone will cost company $170M. Maybe next version will be better? variety.com/2014/digital/n…

SVOD Syndication to Pump $6.8 Billion Into Studios in 2015

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Oct 24, 2014

Great stats in this story: Studios to reap $6.8 billion from SVOD syndication in 2015 variety.com/2014/digital/n… via @Variety

Oct 23, 2014

SVOD Syndication to Pump $6.8 Billion Into Studios in 2015 ow.ly/DfJZl

Aaron Sorkin Confirms Christian Bale as Steve Jobs

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Oct 23, 2014

RT @Variety: Aaron Sorkin Confirms Christian Bale Will Play Steve Jobs: ‘He’s Gonna Crush It’ variety.com/2014/film/news… pic.twitter.com/PI5kjwiM0D

Oct 23, 2014

'Sorkin has previously stated that the movie will be divided into three long scenes' variety.com/2014/film/news…

“Masterpiece Classic’s” “Death Comes to Pemberley” TV Review on PBS

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Oct 23, 2014

TV Review: A Masterpiece "Pride & Prejudice" murder-mystery sequel? You needn't be an English lit major to dive in: variety.com/2014/tv/review…

Oct 23, 2014

@Variety's @blowryontv digs PBS' "Death Comes to Pemberley" w/ Matthew Rhys moonlighting from 'The Americans.': bit.ly/1scLqPU

How San Francisco’s ‘Spookeasy’ Could Launch Touring Haunted Show

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Oct 23, 2014

Scare Biz: How San Francisco’s ‘Spookeasy’ Could Launch Touring Haunted Theater Show @spookeasysf variety.com/2014/biz/news/… via @Variety

Harvey Weinstein Teams with Will Ferrell on Comedy ‘Plus One’

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Oct 23, 2014

Harvey Weinstein, Will Ferrell teaming to produce 'Plus One' comedy variety.com/2014/film/news…

20th TV Buys Comedy Based on Life of Basketball’s Baron Davis

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Dean Devlin Co-Finances Anthony Hopkins Drama ‘Go With Me’

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Oct 23, 2014

Dean Devlin co-financing Anthony Hopkins drama 'Go With Me' #AFM2014 on.variety.com/1wn4LDd