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  1. Comedy From Jason Bateman, David Janollari Nabs Pilot Order at NBC

    12:14 pm 1/28/2014

    "Two to Go" centers on best friends as they grapple with the challenges of modern dating.Read more

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  2. 'Bad Words' Red Band Trailer

    3:46 pm 12/10/2013

    Director, producer and actor plays a spelling bee loser who finds a loophole and wants to back to grade school and compete one more time as an adult. In this NSFW trailer you can see how he strikes up a friendship with Rohan Chand's character Chaitainya. Read more

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  3. 'Bad Words' Red Band Trailer: Jason Bateman Bullies, Bonds With Kids (Video)

    3:20 pm 12/10/2013

    The actor's directorial debut focuses on a grown man who competes in spelling bees.Read more

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  4. Toronto: How Harvey Weinstein's 90-Minute Pitch Won 'Can a Song Save Your Life?'

    5:00 am 9/11/2013

    Rivals from Lionsgate/Summit couldn't get a word in edgewise, and the splashy offer ($7 million for U.S. rights plus $20 million for prints and advertising) overshadowed the fest's deal scene. Read more

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  5. Toronto Behind the Lens: Filming Jason Bateman's 'Bad Words' With 'Bold Cinema'

    12:54 pm 9/8/2013

    Jason Bateman was "one of the most prepared visual directors I have every worked with," says cinematographer Ken Seng.Read more

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  6. Toronto: Dealmaking Kicks Off With 'Bad Words,' 'Locke'

    8:56 pm 9/7/2013

    Focus pays $7 million-plus for Jason Bateman’s raunchy directorial debut as Tom Hardy’s "Locke" sells to A24 and hungry buyers zero in on several hot films.Read more

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  7. Jason Bateman’s Directorial Debut Is Not a Spelling Bee Movie

    8:20 am 9/7/2013

    Kathryn Hahn and Rohan Chand praise Jason's directing and share their love for indie movies. "I had never been the romantic, you know, lady in a movie and he had trusted me," says Kathryn. Read more

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  8. Toronto: Jason Bateman on His Directorial Debut, 'Bad Words,' and Why He Cast Himself (Q&A)

    8:07 pm 9/5/2013

    "If I get it wrong, I can only blame me," he tells THR of his gamble on playing the lead, a middle-aged misanthrope trying to compete in a tween spelling bee contest.Read more

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  9. 'Horrible Bosses 2' Taps 'We're the Millers' Writers to Direct, Produce (Exclusive)

    1:46 pm 9/3/2013

    Sean Anders will step into the shoes vacated by Seth Gordon. Read more

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