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  1. Damon Dash Makes Move to Collect Money From Lee Daniels' Films

    11:24 am 8/14/2014

    The producer-director allegedly owes money for such works as 'The Butler' and 'Precious'Read more

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  2. How David O. Russell and James Murdoch Are Creating the Next Generation of Great Directors

    9:00 am 8/14/2014

    In THR's Philanthropy Issue, the director and 21st Century Fox exec talk about how they're helping aspiring filmmakers as part of L.A.'s new Ghetto Film SchoolRead more

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  3. Lee Daniels to Direct 'The Brian Banks Story'

    3:19 pm 8/6/2014

    The Gidden Media project centers on the true story of a high school football player who spent five years in prison for rape before his conviction was overturned. Read more

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  4. Olivia Wilde, David O. Russell, Lee Daniels Impressed by Ghetto Film School Students

    1:06 pm 6/19/2014

    At the educational institution’s 10th annual benefit, former New York City film commissioner Katherine Oliver was honored, $400,000 was raised and Russell teased two upcoming projects.Read more

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  5. Larry Wilmore Caps Big Week for Black TV Stars

    5:46 pm 5/9/2014

    "The Minority Report" host becomes the latest black lead on the small screen, joining a rapidly growing roster of talent on newly ordered primetime series.Read more

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  6. Lee Daniels on Fox's 'Empire': 'I Wanted to Make a Black 'Dynasty'' (Q&A)

    5:34 pm 5/6/2014

    The Oscar-nominated director talks with THR about Fox's newly ordered hip-hop drama series, including advice from Oprah Winfrey and the challenge of tackling PG material.Read more

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  7. Fox Orders Lee Daniels' Hip-Hop Drama, Octavia Spencer's 'Red Band Society' to Series

    3:28 pm 5/6/2014

    UPDATED: The network has added two more dramas to its roster for the 2014-15 broadcast season. Read more

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  8. Ron Howard, Michael Douglas, Bryan Cranston to Speak at Tribeca 2014

    9:00 am 3/17/2014

    The festival also announced four documentaries that will make their world premiere including "Compared to What: The Improbable Journey of Barney Frank."Read more

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  9. Bruce Dern, Alfonso Cuaron Honored at AARP's Movies for Grownups Awards

    4:20 am 2/11/2014

    The organization's 13th annual gala celebrated movies for audiences 50 and over, blending the aspiring young Hollywood and legendary classics at Monday's affair. Read more

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  10. Terrence Howard to Star in Fox's Lee Daniels Hip-Hop Drama

    4:28 pm 2/3/2014

    He'll play the head of a record label in the pilot from "The Butler's" Danny Strong and Brian Grazer.Read more

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