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  1. ABC Developing High-Concept 'Groundhog Day'-Like Comedy 'Laid Off' (Exclusive)

    3:10 pm 11/23/2015

    'Laid Off' follows a guy who wakes up to realize he's contributed so little to the world that he doesn't exist to others.Read more

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  2. 'Lethal Weapon' TV Reboot in the Works at Fox

    12:45 pm 10/2/2015

    Following a competitive situation, the network has handed out a hefty put-pilot commitment to the drama.Read more

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  3. Warner Bros. Picks Up Sci-Fi Spec 'Hammerspace'

    12:12 pm 9/29/2015

    It's described as being in the vein of 'Tron,' 'A Monster Calls' and, yes, 'Space Jam' — but without the basketball. Read more

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  4. 'Lego Movie' Sequel Lands 'Community' Director

    12:04 pm 2/20/2015

    Phil Lord and Christopher Miller, who directed the first movie, are now producing the movie with Dan Lin and Roy Lee. They are also writing it. Read more

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  5. Jay Roach to Direct Action Comedy 'Mad Dogs' for Warner Bros. (Exclusive)

    4:39 pm 1/27/2015

    Dan Lin ('The Lego Movie') is on board to produce the adaptation of the novel from 'Six Days of the Condor' author James Grady.Read more

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  6. Making of 'Lego Movie': 7 Years, a Trip to Denmark and a Race Against the Disney-Lucasfilm Deal Clock

    10:00 am 1/20/2015

    Producer Dan Lin saw his 5-year-old son playing with the famous brick toys at home when an epiphany hit: "I thought, 'Wow, what a creative toy. There should be a movie.' "Read more

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  7. Hollywood's Hottest Author-Screenwriter Spills Secrets on 'Beetlejuice' Sequel, 'Lego Batman'

    10:00 am 1/9/2015

    After the success of 'Pride and Prejudice and Zombies' and 'Abraham Lincoln, Vampire Hunter' (and its new sequel), Seth Grahame-Smith is leveraging cross-genre cred as Hollywood’s all-purpose It boyRead more

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  8. Full Uncensored Animation Roundtable

    10:00 am 11/25/2014

    Tomm Moore, (Song of the Sea), Travis Knight (The Boxtrolls), Jorge Gutierrez (The Book of Life), Dan Lin (The Lego Movie), Bonnie Arnold (How to Train Your Dragon 2) and Don Hall (Big Hero 6) discuss their award-worthy animated moviesRead more

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  9. 'The Lego Movie' Co-Producer on Creating a New Batman Character

    12:23 pm 11/21/2014

    Dan Lin talks about approaching Warners and Christopher Nolan and getting their approval for creating a new BatmanRead more

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  10. Meet Alibaba's Woman of Mystery in Los Angeles

    5:00 am 11/20/2014

    Zhang Wei, a Harvard MBA and former talk-show host (she's interested in "Megan Ellison-type" films, says an insider) seems poised to head the China power's push into HollywoodRead more

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