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  1. 'Empire' Breaking Barriers With Overseas Viewers

    7:00 am 5/6/2015

    When Fox first screened the show for international buyers last year, most passed. Now that it's a hit, they're taking another look.Read more

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  2. MIPTV: Idris Elba on the Two Most Important Men in His Life (Neither Is James Bond)

    9:00 am 4/15/2015

    The British star of 'Luther' and 'Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom' was in Cannes promoting a self-financed documentary. Read more

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  3. Former Bond Villain Says 007 "Cannot Be Black"

    2:58 am 4/9/2015

    Yaphet Kotto was the first African American to play a major Bond baddie. Read more

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  4. Idris Elba: James Bond Rumor is "Really Starting to Eat Itself"

    2:37 am 4/8/2015

    The actor also blamed Daniel Craig for starting the speculation.Read more

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  5. Roger Moore Denies Saying Idris Elba Shouldn't be James Bond

    7:55 pm 3/29/2015

    The actor took to Twitter to deny he said "something racist" about 'The Wire' star in an interview with 'Paris Match.'Read more

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  6. From Christian Bale to Benedict Cumberbatch: Why British Actors Nab So Many American Roles

    9:00 am 3/25/2015

    A casting director who has worked on 'Batman Begins' and 'X-Men: First Class' explains why so many actors from across the pond are cast as superheroes and in other roles requiring U.S. accents.Read more

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  7. Focus Landing Harmony Korine's 'The Trap' With Idris Elba to Star (Exclusive)

    11:27 am 3/24/2015

    Elba is replacing Jamie Foxx in the two-hander opposite Benicio Del Toro, with Al Pacino, Robert Pattinson and James Franco also joining the cast.Read more

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  8. 'The Gunman': What the Critics Are Saying

    5:00 am 3/20/2015

    Sean Penn battles against ruthless hit men in the heat of the Congo. Read more

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  9. Netflix Movies: Producers Weigh Hidden Downsides

    5:00 am 3/19/2015

    "What’s not to love?" asks one about the millions paid to Adam Sandler and Leonardo DiCaprio — but no backend means no mega payday: "You won't get the next 'Frozen.'"Read more

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  10. L.A. Premiere of Sean Penn's 'Gunman' Packed With Action

    9:43 am 3/13/2015

    The film's director opens up about his leading man's work ethic and the most challenging scenes.Read more

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