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  1. Chris Rock Pens Blistering Essay on Hollywood's Race Problem: "It's a White Industry"

    9:00 am 12/3/2014

    Writing for THR's current issue, the 'Top Five' writer, director and star tackles Hollywood's third rail as he explains what it's really like to be black in the entertainment industry (hint: you get asked to be Huggy Bear, not Starsky or Hutch) and the "slave state" of Mexicans: "If Kevin Hart is playing 40,000 seats a night, and Jon Stewart is playing 3,000 ... why does Kevin Hart have to cross over?"Read more

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  2. Who Is the New Denzel? Hollywood Struggles to Launch Next Black Stars

    6:00 am 8/1/2014

    As "Get On Up" hits theaters, all eyes are on the next generation.Read more

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  3. John Fasano, Writer on 'Another 48 Hrs.,' Dies at 52

    6:24 pm 7/21/2014

    He also penned Jean-Claude Van Damme's "Universal Soldier: The Return" and the first "Jesse Stone" telefilm starring Tom Selleck.Read more

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  4. Jay Leno Producer Reveals A-List Guests' Most Outrageous Demands

    8:00 am 6/26/2014

    Which actress asked for a $2,000 Louis Vuitton bag? And who demanded $18,000 for a hairdo? Dick Berg reveals all in his upcoming memoir, "Behind the Curtain."Read more

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  5. Eddie Murphy Beats Comedian's Defamation Lawsuit

    2:34 pm 6/12/2014

    The loser in the case is Brando Murphy, who once appeared with Richard Pryor's son on the "Sons of Comedy" tour.Read more

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  6. Lee Daniels in Talks to Direct Richard Pryor Biopic (Exclusive)

    6:48 am 1/10/2014

    Michael B. Jordan, Marlon Wayans and Eddie Murphy are among the actors being eyed for The Weinstein Company film.Read more

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  7. 60 Hollywood Names Who Gave Money to Unseat Mitch McConnell

    11:30 am 11/6/2013

    When DreamWorks Animation chief Jeffrey Katzenberg launched a full-court press to defeat the Kentucky Republican Senator, these names answered the call to give.Read more

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  8. Eddie Murphy Debuts Single Featuring Snoop Lion (Listen)

    11:18 am 9/4/2013

    The song, "Red Light," is from the comedian's forthcoming album. Read more

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  9. Shawn Ryan's 'Beverly Hills Cop,' Hart Hanson Crime Drama Among CBS Pilot Orders

    6:08 pm 1/22/2013

    The network also picks up a comedy from "Friends" producer Dana Klein and Aaron Kaplan.Read more

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