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  1. Benghazi Movie From Jerry Weintraub in Development at HBO (Exclusive)

    8:30 am 9/20/2013

    The 2012 terrorist attack will be the subject of a telepic, based on the recently published New York Times best-seller "Under Fire: The Untold Story of the Attack in Benghazi."Read more

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  2. Jerry Weintraub to Receive Inaugural Legend Award at Hollywood Film Awards (Exclusive)

    8:00 am 8/21/2013

    The prolific and iconoclastic producer most recently worked on the HBO TV movie 'Behind the Candelabra,' which received 15 Emmy nominations last month.Read more

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  3. Producer Jerry Weintraub Preps Sequel to His 2011 Memoir

    6:00 am 8/15/2013

    The "Behind the Candelabra" maestro says he won't talk about the women in his life for the book, entitled "76 and Still Relevant": "Remember John Wayne Bobbitt? That will be me!"Read more

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  4. Liberace Costume Designer Michael Travis 'Snubbed' By 'Candelabra' Producer Jerry Weintraub

    9:52 am 6/4/2013

    Liberace's longtime costume designer claims a 1976 rift is to blame for his recent rebuffing on HBO's biopic; calls the movie "a piece of crap." Read more

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  5. Live From Cannes: Michael Douglas, Matt Damon, Jerry Weintraub 'Behind the Candelabra'

    9:44 am 5/22/2013

    Michael Douglas reveals that director Steven Soderbergh planted the seed for the Liberace biopic back in 2000 when they were filming 'Traffic.' Read more

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  6. Jerry Weintraub on Cannes and his Liberace Biopic (Q&A)

    10:00 am 5/8/2013

    The legendary producer opens up about his reported $23 million budget from HBO, whether the flamboyant singer could be "out" today and what he thinks of awards: "The Academy hates it when I talk that way."Read more

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  7. Liberace At Home: How HBO Re-created the Pianist's Gaudy Digs

    10:00 am 5/8/2013

    Setting the scene for "Behind the Candelabra" required a lot gold, sequins, "every naked David statue in Hollywood" and overhauling the already opulent house of Zsa Zsa Gabor.Read more

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  8. Showtime Orders Climate Change Series From James Cameron, Arnold Schwarzenegger and Jerry Weintraub

    11:29 am 12/3/2012

    The documentary series, "Years of Living Dangerously," has enlisted such bold-faced names as Matt Damon, Don Cheadle and Alec Baldwin as narrators. It is scheduled to air in six to eight parts in 2013.Read more

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  9. Matt Damon to Appear in Showtime Climate Change Documentary

    5:00 am 11/8/2012

    The eight-part series, produced by James Cameron and Jerry Weintraub, will show the human side of climate change.Read more

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  10. Richard Gere Named Golden Icon at Zurich Film Festival

    1:24 am 8/22/2012

    The actor will receive the lifetime achievement honor at a gala the screening of "Arbitrage."Read more

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