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  1. 'Interstellar,' 'Boyhood' Producers on Getting Fired, Toughest Decisions and How to Give Rupert Murdoch Bad News

    9:00 am 12/18/2014

    In THR's annual roundtable, six top awards season filmmakers — Peter Chernin, Eric Fellner, John Lesher, Marc Platt, Cathleen Sutherland and Emma Thomas — open up about why Hollywood's marketing budgets need to get blown up, which one of them found David O. Russell asleep in a bed at his house and why "the movie business has never been great"Read more

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  2. Michael Wolff: 8 Hollywood Predictions for 2015

    7:00 am 12/18/2014

    Comcast will offload NBCUniversal, Facebook will air TV shows (even sports) and Rupert Murdoch will "retire" as TV becomes a three-pronged business and digital brands decide channels are their way forwardRead more

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  3. 21st Century Fox to Acquire Video Ad Company True[X]

    5:02 am 12/17/2014

    The deal, for a price tag believed to be near $200 million, comes after Fox co-COO James Murdoch earlier in the year joined the firm's boardRead more

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  4. Rupert Murdoch Criticized for Tweet Following Sydney Siege

    2:09 am 12/17/2014

    The News Corp chief congratulated Australia's 'Daily Telegraph' for scooping others with its coverage of the "bloody outcome"Read more

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  5. Shane Smith: Vice Media Aiming for "Deal Spree" Next Year

    3:42 pm 12/15/2014

    The company CEO says, "We would be stupid not to think about an IPO"Read more

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  6. Rupert Murdoch Sells His Beverly Hills Estate to His Son

    3:00 pm 12/6/2014

    The historic property on Angelo Drive will get a minor redo Read more

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  7. Rupert Murdoch Sells 3 Million Shares of 21st Century Fox

    2:37 pm 12/5/2014

    The sale leaves the chairman and CEO with 5.25 million shares of the conglomerate's Class B Common Stock but he still controls 39 percent of voting sharesRead more

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  8. Sky to Sell Controlling Stake in Betting Unit for Up to $1.13 Billion

    11:59 pm 12/3/2014

    The deal with private equity group CVC values Sky Bet at $1.3 billionRead more

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  9. 'Rupert': Theater Review

    9:28 pm 11/30/2014

    James Cromwell stars as media titan Rupert Murdoch in David Williamson's cabaret-style bio-play, which follows its Sydney run with a transfer to London's West End next yearRead more

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  10. Rupert Murdoch Defends 'Exodus' Cast: "Since When Are Egyptians Not White?"

    11:35 am 11/29/2014

    The mogul was addressing the controversy over 20th Century Fox's upcoming biblical epicRead more

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