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  1. NYFW: Nicole Kidman, Baz Luhrmann Turn Tod's Party Into Moulin Rouge Reunion

    4:09 pm PDT 09/09/2014
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    Ewan McGregor also stopped by the Tod's reopening party on Madison Avenue Monday night. Ooh la la. READ MORE

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  2. Strictly Ballroom the Musical: Theater Review

    6:46 am PDT 04/13/2014
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    Baz Luhrmann is putting on the glitz in a new stage musical based on his 1992 cult debut film, premiering at Sydney's Lyric Theater. READ MORE

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  3. Baz Luhrmann in Talks to Direct 'Kung Fu' for Legendary (Exclusive)

    11:40 am PDT 04/11/2014
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    The project is the big-screen version of the 1970s martial arts Western. READ MORE

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  4. Oscars: Australia Celebrates Golden Girls Cate Blanchett, Catherine Martin and Beverly Dunn

    4:20 pm PST 03/03/2014
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    Blanchett's and Martin’s combined three statuettes make them the most awarded Australian Oscar winners ever. READ MORE

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  5. Baz Luhrmann Reveals Composer Collaborators for 'Strictly Ballroom' Musical

    11:43 am PST 02/27/2014
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    The "Great Gatsby" director teams with Diane Warren, David Foster and Sia, among others, on the stage adaptation of his 1992 breakout screen hit, opening April 12 in Sydney. READ MORE

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  6. 'The Great Gatsby', 'Top of the Lake' Dominate Australian Academy Craft Awards

    11:05 pm PST 01/28/2014
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    Designer Catherine Martin picks up gongs in the two categories in which she is also nominated at this year's Oscars. READ MORE

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  7. Why 'The Great Gatsby' May Be the Most Influential Film of 2013

    5:00 am PST 01/17/2014
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    So what if Baz Luhrmann's 3D drama didn't win over critics? In the long run, its innovative use of 3D in a drama could make waves for years to come. READ MORE

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  8. Taking Another Look at Baz Luhrmann's 'The Great Gatsby'

    3:25 pm PST 01/03/2014
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    THR talks with the director about filming F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novel in 3D. READ MORE

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  9. Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin to Design Miami Hotel

    3:55 pm PST 12/05/2013
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    During Art Basel Miami Beach, real estate developers of the upcoming Faena District, featuring residences and an art center, announced that the film couple will design its Faena Saxony Hotel to open next year. READ MORE

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  10. 'The Great Gatsby' Leads Australian Academy Honors Nominations

    12:48 am PST 12/03/2013
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    UPDATED: The Baz Luhrmann film gets 12 noms, including for stars Leonardo DiCaprio and Carey Mulligan; Aussie Oscar hopeful "The Rocket" scores 10 noms, and Jane Campion's "Top of the Lake" leads the TV nominees. READ MORE

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  11. Joel Edgerton, Baz Luhrmann, Jacki Weaver to Be Honored at Australians in Film Awards

    10:04 pm PDT 10/16/2013
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    Warner Bros.' Steve Papazian will also be recognized for his contribution to the Australian film industry. READ MORE

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  12. Baz Luhrmann 'Seriously Considering' Movie Partly Set in China

    1:17 am PDT 08/29/2013
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    The director swept into Beijing for the premiere of "The Great Gatsby," arguing that the fact the film was made in his native Australia helped it get into China. READ MORE

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  13. Rumer Willis Helps Bring Baz Luhrmann's Soundtracks to the Stage

    11:13 pm PDT 08/22/2013
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    In the theatrical series "For the Record," music from four of the auteur's films come to life. "You really have to bring your own voice to it," she tells THR. READ MORE

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  14. Rumer Willis to Star in Baz Luhrmann Concert Experience (Exclusive)

    12:11 pm PDT 08/07/2013
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    The "90210" actress replaces Lindsey Gort, a new addition to "The Carrie Diaries,'' in the leading role. READ MORE

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  15. Baz Luhrmann on His Big Budgets: People Think 'I Don't Care About Money' (Q&A)

    10:38 am PDT 07/18/2013
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    "The Great Gatsby" director delves into his creative process, the value of long train rides across the tundra and why his lips are sealed when it comes to his next project. READ MORE

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  16. Chanel Packs the Front Row at Paris Fall/Winter 2013-14 Couture

    7:35 pm PDT 07/02/2013
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    Actresses, rock stars, fashionistas — and Baz Luhrmann! — flocked to the Grand Palais for the fashion house’s presentation in Paris. READ MORE

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  17. See 'The Great Gatsby's' Visual Effects Transformation (Video)

    4:10 pm PDT 06/27/2013
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    The new clip shows how extensive blue and greenscreens were replaced with detailed landscapes. READ MORE

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  18. Baz Luhrmann Preps Another 'Great Gatsby' Album (Q&A)

    11:00 am PDT 06/19/2013
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    The director talks to THR about "Yellow Cocktail Music," a companion to the gold-certified soundtrack featuring new tracks by the Bryan Ferry Orchestra along with period classics. READ MORE

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  19. Indie Icons: Filmmakers and Actors on the Passion, Process and Business of Small Cinema

    12:40 pm PDT 06/06/2013
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    International stars such as Matt Damon, Emma Watson and Tilda Swinton and innovative filmmakers such as Baz Luhrmann and Nicolas Winding Refn reveal candid thoughts about character choices, actor-director relationships and the scrappy business that is the independent film world. READ MORE

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  20. VIDEO: The Hollywood Reporter Live from Cannes

    4:21 pm PDT 05/16/2013
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    Baz Luhrmann on 'Gatsby's' Festival opener, THR's Janice Min and Merle Ginsberg with Jimmy Choo's Sandra Choi on the 10 most glamorous stars, and more moments from the annual film fest. READ MORE

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