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  1. 'True Blood's' Nelsan Ellis on Series Finale and Favorite Lafayette Moments (Q&A)

    10:15 am 7/29/2014

    The actor promises "a happy ending" for his character's new relationship when the series concludes.Read more

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  2. Mick Jagger and Brian Grazer Praise James Brown, 'Get on Up' Featurette

    9:54 am 7/24/2014

    The two producers along with director Tate Taylor share why they wanted to do a feature on the life of the legendary soul singer. "Mick Jagger and I are thrilled to be producing 'Get On Up, it is true story, completely inspirational," says Grazer. "We are celebrating his life and his accomplishments."Read more

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  3. 'Get On Up' Premiere: Chadwick Boseman Initially 'Didn't Want to Try' Playing James Brown

    9:58 pm 7/21/2014

    The "42" star took on the daunting task of playing the Godfather of Soul by working hard and taking things "one step at a time," his co-stars and director Tate Taylor told THR at the Universal biopic's debut at Harlem's Apollo Theater.Read more

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  4. Mick Jagger Opens Up About L'Wren Scott Death, Saying It's Been a 'Very Hard Year' (Video)

    6:47 am 7/18/2014

    The Rolling Stones frontman was joined on NBC's "Today" by the cast, director and producers of the upcoming James Brown biopic "Get On Up" and talked about what they loved about the Godfather of Soul.Read more

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  5. In the Wrong Theater? Blame Summer's Confusing Movie Titles

    9:10 am 7/3/2014

    Even AMC Burbank mixed things up this week, putting up a digital poster of Oscar-nominated 2006 documentary "Deliver Us From Evil" instead of the new horror film "Deliver Us From Evil." Read more

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  6. New 'Get on Up' Trailer: James Brown Overcomes Family Drama to Find Success (Video)

    1:58 pm 5/28/2014

    "42" star Chadwick Boseman sings and dances in the latest look at Universal's upcoming biopic.Read more

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  7. 'Get On Up' Trailer

    9:35 am 3/14/2014

    Chadwick Boseman stars in Tate Taylor's drama based on the incredible life story of the Godfather of Soul James Brown. The film with an all-star cast including Viola Davis, Octavia Spencer, Dan Aykroyd and Nelsan Ellis is set to hit theaters on Aug. 1. Read more

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  8. 'Get On Up' Trailer: James Brown Gets Biopic Treatment (Video)

    7:32 pm 3/13/2014

    Chadwick Boseman stars as the legendary singer in the film from "The Help" director Tate Taylor.Read more

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  9. Jagger's New Swagger: Mick Moves to Movies, Blasts Idea of Memoir

    9:00 am 1/22/2014

    On set in Mississippi as he starts up a new career as a Hollywood producer, the icon shrugs off the outcry over a white director for his James Brown biopic, reveals his brushes with rejection and vows never to write a rock autobiography like Keith Richards did: "If someone wants to know what I did in 1965, they can look it up on Wikipedia."Read more

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