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  1. 'Genius' Director Planning Film Adaptation of Play 'Photograph 51' for Nicole Kidman

    2:57 am 1/12/2016

    Michael Grandage says he wants the adaptation of his West End hit to be his next film and hopes the actress will reprise her award-winning role as DNA scientist Rosalind Franklin.Read more

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  2. Broadway Preview: Steve Martin, Saoirse Ronan, Lupita Nyong'o Make Spring Debuts

    10:30 am 1/8/2016

    THR looks ahead at the productions still to come in the 2015-16 theater season, starting Jan. 14 with 'Noises Off.'Read more

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  3. AFM: Vince Vaughn Joins Forest Whitaker in 'The Archbishop and the Antichrist'

    12:00 pm 11/2/2015

    Oscar-nominated director Roland Joffe will helm the adaptation of the Michael Ashton play.Read more

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  4. Forest Whitaker Sets Broadway Debut in 'Hughie'

    9:01 pm 8/23/2015

    The Oscar-winning veteran will star in the spring in Michael Grandage's production of the Eugene O'Neill two-hander.Read more

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  5. Oscar De La Hoya Reviews 'Southpaw': Jake Gyllenhaal Is Great, But Film "Lapses Into Stereotype"

    5:08 pm 7/29/2015

    The 10-time boxing world champion writes that, unlike films like 'Rocky' and 'Million Dollar Baby,' 'Southpaw' indulges in damaging stereotypes about the boxing world. Read more

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  6. ‘Southpaw’: Film Review

    4:35 am 6/16/2015

    Director Antoine Fuqua gives Jake Gyllenhaal a macho makeover in this tale of a broken prize-fighter.Read more

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  7. Italy's Ischia Global Fest to Be Held In July (Updated)

    10:58 am 5/18/2015

    International guests expected at the fest include directors Paul Haggis, Bille August and Shekhar Kapur.Read more

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  8. Celebrity Honorary Degrees: Kanye West, Magic Johnson, Jon Bon Jovi Take Top Honors

    8:00 am 5/17/2015

    Common, Tracee Ellis Ross and Mitt Romney can now add the title "doctor" to their name. Read more

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  9. Forest Whitaker, Martha Stewart Among James Beard Media Award Winners

    7:57 am 4/25/2015

    Anthony Bourdain and Ina Garten are also among honorees.Read more

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  10. Watch the Trailer for Sundance Hit 'Dope' (Video)

    1:29 pm 4/17/2015

    The Sundance favorite drops into theaters on June 19. Read more

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