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  1. Golden Globes: How Stars Documented the Show on Social Media

    3:28 pm 1/12/2014

    UPDATE: Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Zooey Deschanel and Judd Apatow were just some of the nominees tweeting and Instagramming on Sunday night.Read more

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  2. Golden Globes 2014: Leonardo DiCaprio, Cate Blanchett Hit Saturday's Parties

    5:45 pm 1/11/2014

    THR is on the scene at the evening's biggest bashes featuring the talents behind "Gravity," "Captain Phillips" and "Blue Jasmine."Read more

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  3. Harvey Weinstein Gets Surprise Award at Capri Hollywood Fest

    5:48 pm 12/30/2013

    "I'm not actually Jewish, I'm Sicilian," the mogul joked after a surprise honor at the film festival. "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" stars Naomie Harris and Idris Elba were on hand for the film's Italian premiere.Read more

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  4. 'Mandela' Star Idris Elba Opens Up About Playing Nelson Mandela in Vogue (Exclusive)

    6:00 am 12/17/2013

    The British star -- who also happens to be a DJ -- tells the glossy how the late South African leader reminded him of his own dad, among other juicy nuggets. Read more

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  5. Golden Globes: Trio of Actors Score Double Nominations

    9:14 am 12/12/2013

    Chiwetel Ejiofor, Idris Elba and Julia Louis-Dreyfus were all cited in both the film and TV categories.Read more

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  6. Nelson Mandela’s Death Announced After ‘Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom’ Royal Premiere

    1:59 pm 12/7/2013

    Producer Anant Singh told the audience about the unfortunate news after a screening in London’s Leicester Square. Read more

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  7. How 'Mandela' Royal Premiere Audience Reacted to News of Leader's Death (Exclusive Video)

    1:13 pm 12/7/2013

    The London crowd, which included Prince William and Duchess Catherine, gasped as Anant Singh and Idris Elba shared the news just after the credits rolled.Read more

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  8. Nelson Mandela's Death: World Leaders, Media React

    12:41 am 12/6/2013

    U.N. Secretary General Ban Ki Moon honored Mandela as a “giant for justice,” German Chancellor Angela Merkel calls him a “shining example” while Indian media compares the late South African leader to Mahatma Gandhi.Read more

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  9. 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Director on Adapting the Life of the South African Icon (Q&A)

    10:15 pm 12/5/2013

    Justin Chadwick speaks with THR about awards buzz, Idris Elba's transformative performance and why he first said no to an offer to tell Mandela's story.Read more

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  10. 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' Featurette with Idris Elba and Naomie Harris

    12:18 pm 12/3/2013

    The two stars of Justin Chadwick's biography share what it was like to play Nelson and Winnie Mandela. "Young audiences don't get a chance to see a living legend every day, heroes are few and far between now," says Elba. Read more

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