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  1. Sexually Explicit Casting Contract for HBO's 'Westworld' Extras Has SAG-AFTRA Concerned

    1:43 am 9/30/2015

    Fully-nude bareback riding and "genital-to-genital touching" are among the acts that background performers on the show may be tasked with at a Wednesday shoot.Read more

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  2. Outgoing BBC Drama Chief: "We Need to Increase the License Fee"

    3:08 am 5/12/2015

    Ben Stephenson, who's leaving to head up Bad Robot's TV wing, passionately defended the BBC which he believes has face real-term cuts following a freeze on $228 license fee. Read more

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  3. BBC Names Polly Hill Drama Chief

    3:30 am 5/5/2015

    The U.K. public broadcaster's head of independent drama since 2011, she will succeed Ben Stephenson, who is taking over the TV operations of J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot.Read more

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  4. Tommy Harper Joins Bad Robot as COO

    10:40 am 4/14/2015

    He will oversee daily operations at J. J. Abrams' production company.Read more

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  5. Bad Robot Names BBC Drama Boss Ben Stephenson Head of TV Division

    10:02 am 3/30/2015

    He will move from London to L.A. to oversee all aspects of development and production.Read more

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  6. Hulu Orders J.J. Abrams, Stephen King Event Series About Kennedy Assassination

    10:46 am 9/22/2014

    'Friday Night Lights' alum Bridget Carpenter will pen the script for the nine-hour projectRead more

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  7. 'Star Wars: Episode VII': First Look at Filming (Photo)

    6:19 am 5/16/2014

    J.J. Abrams' production company tweets out a picture from the set as shooting begins on the highly anticipated sequel.Read more

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  8. J.J. Abrams Adapting Rod Serling's Final Screenplay for Miniseries

    9:30 am 6/5/2013

    The prolific producer's Bad Robot Productions has secured the rights to "The Stops Along the Way."Read more

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  9. Terminally Ill 'Star Trek' Fan Who Got Private Advance Screening of J.J. Abrams' 'Into Darkness' Dies Days Later

    4:21 pm 1/5/2013

    Daniel Craft, the director of the New York Asian Film Festival, got to see an early cut of the upcoming sequel on DVD nearly five months ahead of its release date.Read more

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  10. J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Releases iPhone Special Effects App (Video)

    12:32 pm 12/28/2011

    The "Mission: Impossible"-inspired application allows users to insert movie quality effects into their own videos.Read more

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