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  1. Justin Lin’s Foundation Relaunches Asian-American Short-Film Contest

    5:09 pm 3/9/2016

    The Interpretations Initiative, sponsored by Comcast and NBCUniversal, challenges filmmakers to create three-minute shorts based on the same four-line script.Read more

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  2. Justin Lin Circling 'Space Jam' Sequel Starring LeBron James (Exclusive)

    3:38 pm 10/27/2015

    Lin, Andrew Dodge and Alfredo Botello are writing the script for the follow-up to the 1996 original starring Michael Jordan.Read more

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  3. 'Star Trek 3' Stars Score Big Raises as Kirk and Spock Sign for Fourth Movie (Exclusive)

    7:30 am 6/26/2015

    Sources say Chris Pine has scored about $6 million as he and Zachary Quinto have granted an option for a fourth installment of the rebooted franchise as Paramount renegotiated their deals.Read more

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  4. 'Hollywood Adventures' ('Heng Chong Zhi Zhuang Hao Lai Wu'): Film Review

    2:02 am 6/26/2015

    Justin Lin teams up with 'Dearest' star Vicki Zhao to produce an action comedy about a pair of Chinese tourists sucked into a trafficking scheme in Los AngelesRead more

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  5. 'Star Trek 3' Director Justin Lin on Hollywood Diversity: "There's a Lot More to Be Done"

    12:00 pm 6/14/2015

    The filmmaker, who recently placed his hands in cement at the TCL Chinese Theatre alongside Chinese superstars Zhao Wei and Huang Xiaoming, says he's "excited about where it's going" but adds there's a long way to go.Read more

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  6. Justin Lin, Chinese Stars Zhao Wei and Huang Xiaoming Honored With Handprint Ceremony

    5:33 pm 6/3/2015

    The filmmaker pauses from preproduction on 'Star Trek 3' to attend the ceremony.Read more

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  7. 'Boyhood' Producer John Sloss on a Possible Sequel, How to Release Films Yourself and the Scene Heading Into Cannes

    11:00 am 4/30/2015

    The founder of Cinetic Media, who also is a lawyer and manager, talks to THR about Todd Haynes' much-buzzed-about lesbian drama 'Carol,' which is headed to the French film festival; the new distribution landscape; and why there's no longer an advantage to being a major studio.Read more

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  8. 'Fast 8' Nowhere Near Starting Line

    5:00 am 4/8/2015

    Yes, it’s inevitable, but Universal will need more horsepower as it contends with no script, a cast in contract limbo and its two smash directors not quite at the ready.Read more

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  9. From Batkid to Mountain Gorillas, Hollywood Is Turning Hot Docs Into Features

    5:00 am 2/19/2015

    Julia Roberts buys film remake rights in the latest deal as "blueprints to a story" replace books and articles and Sandra Bullock and Leo DiCaprio star in real-life tales.Read more

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  10. Justin Lin to Direct Third Star Trek Movie

    3:58 pm 12/22/2014

    Lin is best known for directing several of the Fast & Furious filmsRead more

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