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  1. Jennifer Coolidge on Hollywood, Women in Comedy and Her Serial Killer Dream Role

    2:27 pm 6/21/2015

    The '2 Broke Girls' regular was honored at the 17th Annual Provincetown Film Festival with a Career Achievement Award.Read more

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  2. 'Star Wars' Standalone Movie Writer Talks Extreme Secrecy, What to Expect

    3:58 pm 3/2/2015

    Fans "need to expect everything because it’s 'Star Wars.' "Read more

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  3. 'Cinderella': Berlin Review

    1:00 pm 2/13/2015

    Kenneth Branagh directs Disney's new live-action take on the timeless fairy tale, starring Lily James in the title role and Cate Blanchett as her cruel stepmother.Read more

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  4. 'Star Wars' Stand-alone Movie to Star Felicity Jones (Exclusive)

    11:10 am 1/30/2015

    Chris Weitz was just hired to write the new draft. Read more

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  5. 'Star Wars' Stand-alone Movie Hiring Oscar-Nominated Writer (Exclusive)

    1:41 pm 1/26/2015

    Chris Weitz is being brought in to write the 'Star Wars' spinoff being directed by Gareth Edwards after Gary Whitta exited the project this month Read more

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  6. Chris Weitz's YA Novel 'Young World' Cover Revealed (EXCLUSIVE)

    3:40 pm 11/4/2013

    The first volume in the "Twilight: New Moon" director's post-apocalyptic trilogy will launch in Spring 2014, and hit theaters soon thereafter.Read more

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  7. WE tv Orders Tony Goldwyn-Richard LaGravenese Series, Developing 3 More Scripted Dramas

    12:47 am 7/23/2013

    In picking up its first scripted entry, the cable network also puts three more projects into development from producers including Chris and Paul Weitz, R.J. Cutler and Tom Fontana.Read more

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  8. Warner Bros. Nabs Rights to YA Novel 'The Young World' (Exclusive)

    7:32 pm 6/28/2013

    Chris Weitz will direct the adaption of his book, the first in a trilogy about teenagers attempting to survive after a cataclysmic event kills everyone not between the ages of 12 and 21.Read more

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  9. Director Mark Romanek Exits Disney's 'Cinderella'

    10:40 pm 1/7/2013

    Cate Blanchett is attached to star in the live-action remake written by Chris Weitz.Read more

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  10. Steve Carell, Chris Weitz to Exec Produce Fox Comedy From 'Daily Show' Correspondent

    12:37 pm 10/24/2012

    UPDATED: Jason Jones will pen the script about what happens to a single guy who never wanted a family until he's charged with looking after his sister's kids when she's called back to active duty.Read more

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