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  1. Russell Simmons' All Def Digital Launches In-House Ad Agency ADHD

    7:17 pm 4/22/2016

    Josh Mandel, who previously served as managing director of R/GA, will head up the group.Read more

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  2. All Def Movie Awards Casually Celebrates Its Oscars Alternative Status

    7:17 am 2/25/2016

    Tony Rock said of his brother's Oscars hosting gig: "I've seen the opening monologue. It's amazing. He's going to kill, and I'm very proud of him."Read more

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  3. 'Creed,' 'Straight Outta Compton' Win Big at All Def Movie Awards

    2:17 pm 2/24/2016

    Tony Rock, Chris Rock's brother, hosted Russell Simmons' first-ever awards show Wednesday. Read more

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  4. Fusion to Air All Def Movie Awards Opposite the Oscars

    7:18 pm 2/22/2016

    The inaugural awards show, produced by Russell Simmons' All Def Digital, will take place in Hollywood Feb. 24 and will be broadcast on Feb. 28.Read more

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  5. Russell Simmons, Elizabeth Banks Set for 2016 Produced By Conference

    9:30 am 2/19/2016

    The Producers Guild of America's annual event will take place June 4-5 on the Sony Pictures lot.Read more

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  6. Russell Simmons Asks Donald Trump to "Stop the Bullshit" in Open Letter

    8:55 am 12/9/2015

    "My friends, both Muslims and Jews, are saying there are so many comparisons between your rap and Hitler’s, and I cannot disagree with them, Donald."Read more

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  7. Gabourey Sidibe, Russell Simmons Team With Fusion for Juvenile Justice Doc (Exclusive)

    10:14 am 9/25/2015

    The project is part of the channel's month-long effort to mark National Youth Justice Awareness Month in October.Read more

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  8. President Obama and More Tweet Support for Texas Teen Arrested for Building Clock Mistaken for Bomb

    12:04 pm 9/16/2015

    "Cool clock, Ahmed. Want to bring it to the White House? We should inspire more kids like you to like science. It's what makes America great."Read more

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  9. Russell Simmons Signs Overall Deal With HBO, Developing Broken Lizard Series

    1:00 pm 7/30/2015

    Set hundreds of years in the future, 'The Broken Lizard Show' offers a comedic take on race.Read more

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  10. Russell Simmons: Animal Abuse Reference Wasn't About "the" Holocaust

    5:35 pm 7/19/2015

    He said he would use different phrasing in the future and would be willing to work in the animal rights community to find the words.Read more

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