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  1. 'Hercules' Release Date Moves to July 25, 2014

    5:43 pm PST 02/26/2013
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    Brett Ratner helms the event pic starring Dwayne Johnson. READ MORE

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  2. 'Headhunters' Star Joining Dwayne Johnson in 'Hercules' (Exclusive)

    6:13 pm PST 02/20/2013
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    Brett Ratner is directing the MGM/Paramount co-production which is based on a graphic novel from Radical Studios. READ MORE

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  3. Aussie Billionaire James Packer Recalls 'Surreal' Tom Cruise Meeting

    6:01 pm PST 02/10/2013
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    In a rare TV interview, the gaming and former media tycoon talked about his friendship with the Hollywood star, but he fell short of publicly acknowledging an involvement with Scientology. READ MORE

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  4. Anna Paquin, Ellen Page Returning for 'X-Men: Days of Future Past'

    4:54 pm PST 01/26/2013
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    Bryan Singer tweets Shawn Ashmore (Iceman) is also coming back for the 2014 film -- and cracks a Brett Ratner joke in the process. READ MORE

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  5. Brett Ratner's 'Hercules' to Hit Theaters in August 2014

    5:56 pm PST 01/16/2013
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    The Dwayne Johnson movie is based on the graphic novel "Hercules: The Thracian Wars." READ MORE

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  6. St. Barts Diary: Cinema Society Founder on His Island Holiday

    6:00 am PST 01/02/2013
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    Andrew Saffir writes from the beach where Rachel Zoe, Brett Ratner and P. Diddy play too. READ MORE

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  7. Brett Ratner and an Orthodox Rabbi Walk Into UTA ...

    6:00 am PST 12/13/2012
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    The former Yeshiva student -- and CAA-repped filmmaker -- was spotted slapping mezuzahs on the doors of agents Jeremy Zimmer and Blair Kohan. READ MORE

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  8. Gay, Lesbian & Straight Education Network Honors Katzenbergs, Matt Bomer and Partner, Bob and Harvey Weinstein

    4:49 pm PDT 10/06/2012
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    GLSEN, which works to create safe schools for LGBT youth, raised $1 million at its eight annual Respect Awards in Los Angeles. READ MORE

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  9. Brett Ratner Teams Up With Music Licensing-Startup Jingle Punks to Avoid 'Killing My Budget'

    12:04 pm PDT 08/07/2012
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    The director, producer and mover-and-shaker is helping break the New York-based company into the film industry. READ MORE

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  10. TCA 2012: Showtime Chief on 'Homeland,' 'Dexter' and Violence on TV

    4:27 pm PDT 07/30/2012
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    David Nevins announced an end to "The Big C," the addition of a Larry Wilmore comedy special and a Brett Ratner-directed doc on music mogul Tommy Mottola. READ MORE

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  11. Brett Ratner on How His Homeless Father Inspired His Nonprofit Work

    10:00 am PDT 07/25/2012
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    The director, a board member of Chrysalis, an L.A. nonprofit that helps the homeless find work, photographs some of its clients. READ MORE

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  12. Brett Ratner Photographs Clients of L.A. Homeless Employment Nonprofit Chrysalis

    9:58 am PDT 07/25/2012
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    Director/producer Brett Ratner serves on the board of Chrysalis, an L.A. non-profit founded in 1984 that helps the homeless find work. Ratner, whose own father was homeless, takes personal portraits of some of the homeless men and women to find help from the organization, which has provided employment assistance to 42,000 people over the years. READ MORE

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  13. Marty Singer Breaks Down the Art of the Cease-and-Desist Letter

    8:30 am PDT 07/18/2012
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    The superlawyer threatened New York Magazine over a 2011 article about Brett Ratner. READ MORE

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  14. Warren Beatty, Brett Ratner Recall Memories at Beverly Hills Hotel During 100-Year Celebration Weekend

    2:58 pm PDT 06/17/2012
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    Prince sneaks in nearly unseen as famous past and present guests celebrate the milestone by listening to Bill Cosby tell stories and playfully conduct a jazz band and enjoying a five-song set by Mary J. Blige. READ MORE

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  15. Brett Ratner, Sony Teaming on 'I Want My MTV' Big Screen Adaptation

    5:59 pm PDT 03/16/2012
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    A film about the early days of the music network will be based on the hit book. READ MORE

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  16. Billy Crystal's Oscar Blackface: Sammy Davis, Jr.'s Daughter '100 Percent Certain My Father Is Smiling' (Exclusive)

    5:00 am PST 03/01/2012
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    Tracey Davis, daughter of the late Rat Packer, also tells THR that her dad "would have dug hanging out with Justin Bieber." READ MORE

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  17. Where Hollywood's Art World Partied During Oscar Week

    9:56 am PST 02/28/2012
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    L.A.'s art scene has its own unofficial Oscar Week, which drew James Franco, Mila Kunis, John Waters, Vera Wang and more to three days of openings, dinners and after-parties. READ MORE

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  18. On Eve of Oscars, Academy Chief Dawn Hudson Breaks Silence, Answers Critics: 'I Don't Think Change Is Easy' (Exclusive)

    9:00 am PST 02/22/2012
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    Heading into the first Academy Awards under Hudson's leadership, she and COO Ric Robertson reveal the Brett  Ratner backstory, address the white-male problem and discuss their ambitious agenda READ MORE

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  19. Brett Ratner to Direct GLAAD Public Service Videos (Exclusive Photo)

    11:06 am PST 02/15/2012
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    Following outrage over his use of an anti- gay slur, the director will helm a new series of star-studded PSAs to support equality. READ MORE

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  20. THR Poll: Oscar Viewers Prefer Eddie Murphy Over Billy Crystal as Show Host

    11:16 am PST 11/16/2011
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    An exclusive survey shows the "Analyze This" star’s appeal "is significantly older, female and conservative." READ MORE

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  21. ABC Seeking $1.6-1.7 Million for This Year's Oscar Ad Spots

    12:59 pm PST 11/15/2011
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    The figures for its 2012 broadcast (being hosted by Billy Crystal) are down slightly from the previous show which started at $1.7 million. READ MORE

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