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  1. Chewbacca Lady Carpools With J.J. Abrams and James Corden

    7:37 am 5/24/2016

    Candace Payne tells the 'Late Late Show' host when she went to bed, her video had 1,000 views; when she woke up, it was more than 20 million. Read more

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  2. Kobe Bryant Says He's Chatted With Steven Spielberg, J.J. Abrams for Company Advice

    10:27 am 5/20/2016

    "I can pick up the phone and speak to them and ask them questions: 'What do you think about the story?'" said the former NBA player. Read more

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  3. Imax, Google Team to Create 'Cinema-Grade' VR Camera Rig

    1:10 pm 5/19/2016

    The virtual reality camera aims to get Google and its Jump technology closer to Hollywood. Read more

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  4. Discovered by Spielberg: How a Lucky Encounter With the Director Launched These 6 Stars

    2:26 pm 5/6/2016

    Alden Ehrenreich just won the role of young Han Solo because the director saw him in a bat mitzvah video, but he's not the only to get a big break via a chance meeting with the legend. The same thing happened to Gwyneth Paltrow, J.J. Abrams, Christian Bale and others. Read more

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  5. Tribeca: J.J. Abrams, Chris Rock Talk Collaborating, Joke About Denzel Washington-Starring 'Fantastic Four'

    11:00 pm 4/15/2016

    The two entertainment industry insiders had a funny, career-spanning discussion in which they also discussed what they look for in people they hire.Read more

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  6. 'Star Wars': J.J. Abrams May Have Revealed Big Clue About Rey's Parents

    5:59 pm 4/15/2016

    Speaking at the Tribeca Film Festival, the 'Force Awakens' director ruled out a number of likely suspects for Daisy Ridley's character's mom and dad.Read more

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  7. CinemaCon: J.J. Abrams Explains His Support of Controversial Home Movie Service

    7:34 pm 4/11/2016

    "We are in a moment of disruption," Abrams tells THR. "I love nothing more than going to the movies. That's the way it has to be. I also know I'm the father of three kids and I haven't been at a theater on opening night [with them] in probably 12 years."Read more

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  8. J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot to Release 'Star Trek Beyond' for Cinerama-Like Barco Escape (Exclusive)

    7:30 am 4/11/2016

    "There are new ships and antagonists that are well suited to the expanded image," producer Ben Rosenblatt told THR.Read more

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  9. Daisy Ridley's 'Star Wars' Audition Gets New Behind-the-Scenes Clip

    2:46 pm 4/1/2016

    "It wasn't until we found Daisy that we just felt like she was capable of doing all these things this character required," explained J.J. Abrams.Read more

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  10. Top European Theater Group Attacks Sean Parker's Screening Room

    10:49 am 3/18/2016

    The proposed home movie service "seems to offer little benefit ... while representing significant potential risks,” the International Union of Cinemas said.Read more

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