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  1. Elizabeth Banks' Brownstone Productions Inks Deal With Warner Bros. TV

    12:13 pm PDT 06/16/2015
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    Banks and partner Max Handelman produced the 'Pitch Perfect' franchise and an upcoming Billie Jean King biopic for HBO. READ MORE

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  2. Anna Kendrick, Rebel Wilson Returning for 'Pitch Perfect 3'

    2:07 pm PDT 06/15/2015
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    Universal has dated the musical threequel for summer 2017. READ MORE

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  3. Elizabeth Banks: 10 Revealing Outtakes From the Hollywood Reporter Cover Story

    7:31 am PDT 05/13/2015
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    The 'Pitch Perfect 2' director, producer and star shoots from the hip in interviews — here are some of the best quotes that didn't make it into the final feature. READ MORE

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  4. Anna Kendrick Rips Hollywood Gender Bias in New Interview: "What the F—?"

    11:29 am PDT 05/06/2015
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    "There's [a film I'm considering] now where I have to wait for all the male roles to be cast before I can even become a part of the conversation," the 'Pitch Perfect' star said in an interview with Glamour. READ MORE

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  5. Elizabeth Banks' $200 Million Path to Directing 'Pitch Perfect 2'

    9:00 am PDT 04/29/2015
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    After producing the surprise smash original — and playing more than 70 different characters — the star of 'Hunger Games' now hungers for something else: a place among Hollywood's most exclusive club — female directors. Says Banks: "This is the test. And I like to get A's." READ MORE

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  6. MTV Movie Awards 2015: Watch Amy Schumer Parody 'Pitch Perfect' (Video)

    7:26 pm PDT 04/12/2015
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  7. 'Pitch Perfect's' Skylar Astin to Star in ABC's NBA Comedy

    1:30 pm PST 02/17/2015
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    Landing the role mere days after TBS canceled 'Ground Floor.' READ MORE

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  8. Universal Inks First-Look Deal With 'Pitch Perfect's' Brownstone Productions

    2:48 pm PST 01/08/2015
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    Elizabeth Banks and Max Handelman — the married team behind the comedy phenomenon — enters into a two-year pact with the films' studio READ MORE

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  9. Everything's Turned Around in 'Pitch Perfect 2' Poster

    4:50 am PST 11/20/2014
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    "We're back, pitches" READ MORE

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  10. Inside Pentatonix, 'Pitch Perfect' and the Pop Culture Phenomenon of A Cappella Music

    3:15 pm PDT 09/15/2014
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    "No record executive would ever [think], 'The biggest song from a movie in the past five years will be this old tune of a woman sitting onstage alone, flipping a plastic cup" READ MORE

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  11. 'Pitch Perfect 2,' 'Book of Mormon' Star Ben Platt on Cabaret, Magic and Meryl Streep

    6:00 am PDT 09/01/2014
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    "Everyone’s always, like, can you really do magic?" READ MORE

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  12. John Benjamin Hickey on 'Manhattan's' Modern Moment, 'Big C' and 'Pitch Perfect'

    11:00 am PDT 07/27/2014
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    WGN America's atomic bomb drama marks a marked departure from the actor's Emmy-nominated turn in Showtime's cancer dramedy "The Big C." READ MORE

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  13. La Roux Streams 'Trouble In Paradise' Album, Sets Fall Tour Dates (Video)

    6:35 pm PDT 07/15/2014
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    The synth-pop performer, whose hit "Bulletproof" was featured in "Pitch Perfect," also has a tour in the works. READ MORE

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  14. Elizabeth Banks to Direct 'Pitch Perfect 2' (Exclusive)

    12:44 pm PST 01/27/2014
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    Kay Cannon, who wrote the original, is writing the sequel for Universal and Gold Circle. READ MORE

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  15. How Hollywood Harmonizes: A Cappella Appearances in Movies and TV

    10:02 am PST 12/07/2013
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    From '80s sitcom moments to Adam McKay comedies, see how the niche instrument-less genre has been wowing audiences well before the Barden Bellas' numbers in "Pitch Perfect 2." READ MORE

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  16. Katee Sackhoff Reveals She Was Cut From 'Pitch Perfect'

    4:44 pm PDT 09/05/2013
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    The "Longimre" star played a bit part after visiting the set one day in 2011 -- and still makes residuals. READ MORE

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  17. Teen Choice Awards: 'Glee,' 'Pitch Perfect' Top Second Wave of Nominations

    10:36 am PDT 07/01/2013
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    More presenters, including Max Greenfield, Simon Helberg and Demi Lovato, have also been added to the list. READ MORE

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  18. TBS' Bill Lawrence Pilot Sets 'Pitch Perfect' Reunion

    8:00 am PDT 04/23/2013
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    Alexis Knapp will reunite with Skylar Astin and join the comedy as a series regular. READ MORE

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  19. CinemaCon: Universal Announces 'Fast & Furious 7' Release Date, 'Pitch Perfect' Sequel

    12:20 pm PDT 04/16/2013
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    The cast of the action franchise took the stage during the presentation in Las Vegas, which also featured new footage from five upcoming films. READ MORE

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  20. CinemaCon: Elizabeth Banks to Receive Excellence in Acting Award

    12:27 pm PDT 04/04/2013
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    The "Hunger Games" star will receive the honor at this year's Las Vegas convention. READ MORE

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