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  1. Oscar Shake-up: Hollywood Weighs In on New Host Billy Crystal, Producer Brian Grazer

    6:48 pm 11/13/2011

    UPDATED: "The Muppets" star Amy Adams, former producer Adam Shankman and current producer Don Mischer are among sharing their opinions about Eddie Murphy's and Brett Ratner's replacements.Read more

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  2. FEINBERG'S 5: Billy Crystal, AFI Fest, 'The Iron Lady,' 'Margin Call,' Morgan Freeman

    1:55 pm 11/12/2011

    THR's awards expert Scott Feinberg summarizes the five awards-related stories from the past week that every self-respecting movie buff needs to know about.Read more

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  3. Brett Ratner Breaks Twitter Silence Following Oscars Exit

    9:07 am 11/11/2011

    The “Tower Heist” director used his account to honor the late Heavy D… and promote his latest film.Read more

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  4. Billy Crystal Replaces Eddie Murphy for Oscars: What Hollywood is Saying

    8:06 am 11/11/2011

    The eight-time Academy Awards host will return to the stage on Feb. 26 with producer Brian Grazer tapped to stand in for Brett Ratner.Read more

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  5. Who's to Blame for the 'Tower Heist'-Oscar Debacle? (Analysis)

    5:43 pm 11/10/2011

    Brett Ratner and Eddie Murphy's Academy Awards fates seem to have been tied to their film's weak showing.Read more

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  6. Brian Grazer: 5 Things to Know About Brett Ratner’s Oscar Replacement

    7:55 am 11/10/2011

    The “J. Edgar” producer has been tapped to join Don Mischer for the 84th Academy Awards on Feb. 26.Read more

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  7. Ricky Gervais Offers to Host Oscars Following Eddie Murphy, Brett Ratner Exits

    6:55 am 11/10/2011

    The comic suggests a “two for one offer,” as he mulls a Golden Globes return.Read more

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  8. How Much Will Eddie Murphy's Oscar Exit Hurt His Career? (Analysis)

    2:22 pm 11/9/2011

    In a recent interview, the actor-comedian described himself as "a semi-retired gentleman of leisure," adding, "I only want to do what I really want to do, otherwise I'm content to sit here and play my guitar all day."Read more

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  9. Billy Crystal to Host the Oscars

    2:01 pm 11/9/2011

    UPDATED: The Academy confirms that the actor-comedian, who first broke the news via Twitter, will replace Eddie Murphy. Crystal previously presided over the telecast eight times.Read more

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  10. Meet the Man Whose Tweet Brought Down Brett Ratner

    1:48 pm 11/9/2011

    D.C. Douglas, an actor and voice-over specialist, first tweeted about Ratner saying “rehearsal's for fags.” The ensuing firestorm has ended with Ratner and host Eddie Murphy exiting the show and Brian Grazer taking over as producer. Read more

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