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  1. Sean Penn to Direct Robert De Niro and Kristen Wiig in 'The Comedian'

    9:55 am 10/27/2011

    Glen Basner's FilmNation will handle international sales on the drama, about a washed-up comedian chasing after fame.Read more

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  2. Bill Clinton, Hollywood Heavyweights Star in Funny or Die Video

    12:00 am 10/18/2011

    The former president joins an all-star cast that includes Ben Stiller, Ted Danson, Kevin Spacey, Matt Damon and Sean Penn to goof on his charitable foundation.Read more

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  3. Sean Penn Calls Tea Party the 'Get the N-Word Out of the White House Party' (Video)

    4:34 pm 10/16/2011

    The actor implies the ultra-conservative movement has a racist agenda against President Obama: "At the end of the day, there's a big bubble coming out of their heads, saying, 'Can we just lynch him?'"Read more

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  4. Sean Penn Joins Demonstrators in Egypt

    9:01 am 9/30/2011

    The Oscar-winning actor joins thousands of activists in Cairo to call for the peaceful handover of the government to civilians.Read more

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  5. 'Gangster Squad' Sets Theatrical Release Date

    12:46 pm 9/28/2011

    The Warner Bros.-Village Roadshow crime drama stars Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling and Josh Brolin; the studio moves up Zac Efron's "The Lucky One." Read more

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  6. Sean Penn Played Role in Helping Free Two American Hostages in Iran

    5:02 pm 9/26/2011

    The actor met with Venezuela's president to ask for his help in the release of Josh Fattel and Shane Bauer, who were jailed in July 2009 on charges of espionage.Read more

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  7. The Weinstein Co. Takes Sean Penn Drama 'This Must Be the Place' for North America

    12:53 pm 9/21/2011

    The film, directed by Paolo Sorrentino, debuted at this year's Cannes Film Festival.Read more

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  8. Toronto 2011: Buyers and Sellers Prepare for Battle

    10:48 pm 9/8/2011

    As the festival becomes a full-fledged market for presales and films in production, a number of projects will be shopped this year, featuring stars including Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Christian Bale, Sean Penn and Catherine Zeta-Jones.Read more

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  9. Paul Haggis to Receive Golden Eye Honor at Zurich Film Festival

    1:27 am 9/6/2011

    Sean Penn, director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu and Laurence Fishburne are also among this year's Zurich nominees.Read more

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  10. Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu to Receive Zurich Film Festival Career Award

    5:50 am 9/1/2011

    Mexican filmmaker directed Oscar-nominated "Biutiful," "Babel," "Amores perros."Read more

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