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  1. Universal in Talks to Pick Up 'He's F---in' Perfect' From Fox 2000

    12:37 pm 6/12/2013

    The script is by Lauryn Kahn, a former assistant to director Adam McKay, who is attached to produce with his Gary Sanchez Productions partner Will Ferrell.Read more

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  2. Universal Marketing Team Adds Former Sony Exec

    2:15 pm 6/5/2013

    Seth Byers joins as EVP, creative strategy and research.Read more

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  3. Revisionist 'Romeo & Juliet' Moving to Universal From Fox (Exclusive)

    12:38 pm 5/23/2013

    Shawn Levy is producing "Rosaline," which is a comedic and revisionist take on the Shakespeare tale and has a script by Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber, the team that wrote "(500) Days of Summer."Read more

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  4. Universal Plans 'Timecop' Reboot (Exclusive)

    4:27 pm 5/22/2013

    Marc Shmuger will produce the film via his Universal-based Global Produce banner alongside Tom McNulty.Read more

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  5. Universal's Adam Fogelson on Legendary Rumors, 'Fifty Shades' and Movie Woes

    2:49 pm 5/22/2013

    The Universal chairman at The Hollywood Reporter's Power Lawyers breakfast: “If you’re making something nobody wants to see, no matter how you flog it, nobody will want to see it."Read more

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  6. Soundtrack for Ethan Hawke's 'The Purge' Sets Release Date (Exclusive)

    6:00 am 5/21/2013

    The Back Lot Music album from composer Nathan Whitehead hits stores June 4.Read more

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  7. Former Universal Pictures Chair Set for Dubai Innovation Summit

    11:37 am 5/19/2013

    David Linde, Pixar co-founder Alvy Ray Smith and "Avatar" actor Stephen Lang will appear at the December event, which is tied to the Dubai film festival.Read more

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  8. Cannes: Universal Takes 'Viy 3D' For Russia (Exclusive)

    9:00 pm 5/14/2013

    The studio is planning a wide release across Russia and CIS for the action-fantasy epic starring Jason Flemyng and Charles Dance.Read more

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  9. Universal Boards Seth MacFarlane’s 'A Million Ways to Die in the West'

    11:00 am 5/10/2013

    The move repeats the partnership forged with MRC on the MacFarlane hit "Ted."Read more

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  10. Universal Orlando Expands 'Harry Potter' Experience With Diagon Alley

    3:22 pm 5/8/2013

    Fans will be able to travel through new areas inspired by the beloved books and films.Read more

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