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  1. Russell Simmons' All Def Digital Gets $5 Million

    1:45 pm 8/6/2014

    The funding comes from one of the early investors in Maker Studios.Read more

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  2. Paramount Insurge to Bring 'WorldStarHipHop' to Big Screen

    3:00 pm 8/5/2014

    Ian Edelman, the creator-writer behind HBO's "How to Make It in America," is writing the screenplay and is poised to direct the film based on the popular hip-hop website.Read more

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  3. Universal Music Group Eyes YouTube as Spawning Ground for New Pop Stars

    5:16 pm 7/21/2014

    Company gives Awesomeness Music, a partnership with Brian Robbins, Steve Rifkind and Russell Simmons, a label deal.Read more

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  4. Former Machinima Exec Sanjay Sharma Joins Russell Simmons' All Def Digital

    1:31 pm 7/21/2014

    Sanjay Sharma joins the digital entertainment network as its first president and chief operating officer. Read more

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  5. Ruby Dee Dead: Hollywood Remembers Trailblazing Actress

    10:59 am 6/12/2014

    UPDATED: President Obama, Spike Lee, Russell Simmons, Mia Farrow and Anika Noni Rose were among those who shared their thoughts about the Oscar-nominated actress, poet, playwright and civil rights activist.Read more

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  6. SXSW: Def Jam Hits 30 as 2 Chainz, Pusha T and ScHoolboy Q Kick Out the Jams

    12:47 pm 3/12/2014

    Kanye West, Jay Z, Rick Ross, Scooter Braun and Russell Simmons Among Those at Legendary Label’s Anniversary Bash Read more

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  7. Rambling Reporter at NYFW: Sarah Paulson Will Pee on Seventh Avenue?

    6:00 am 2/12/2014

    On day six of Fashion Week at the Miu Miu after-party, the "American Horror Story" actress imagines how her hard-core fans would react to, uh, unladylike behavior.Read more

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  8. Irena Medavoy on Her St. Bart's Holiday With Stallone, Tesla's Elon Musk and Russell Simmons (Guest Column)

    4:10 pm 1/3/2014

    The philanthropist wife of A-list film producer Mike Medavoy on the island's who, yacht and where: "Christmas was warm and sexy at Nikki Beach."Read more

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  9. Robin Roberts Comes Out: What the Stars Are Saying

    10:44 am 12/30/2013

    Michelle Obama, Ellen DeGeneres and Melissa Etheridge were among those praising the "Good Morning America" anchor for being open about her sexuality.Read more

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  10. Hollywood Nightlife: Inside the Exclusive Giorgio's, the New Spot That's Drawn Mick Jagger

    7:00 am 12/20/2013

    L.A.'s midnight crowd goes mad for disco at The Standard hotel's new spot, which has brought out The Rolling Stones frontman as well as Sean Combs, Russell Simmons, Lenny Kravitz and Kate Beckinsale.Read more

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