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  1. 'Everyman': Theater Review

    6:59 am PDT 04/30/2015
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    Oscar nominee Chiwetel Ejiofor plays a debauched London playboy looking for salvation in this spectacular modern-day reboot by new National Theatre boss Rufus Norris. READ MORE

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  2. Oscars 2015: Neil Patrick Harris Flubs David Oyelowo, Margot Robbie, Chiwetel Ejiofor's Names (Video)

    8:45 pm PST 02/22/2015
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    The host engaged in a bit of wordplay throughout the night but had problems with a few monikers. READ MORE

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  3. Chiwetel Ejiofor Rocks Classic Black Tux on Oscars 2015 Red Carpet

    4:47 pm PST 02/22/2015
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    The actor sported a black tuxedo and bowtie on the red carpet. READ MORE

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  4. Berlin: 'Boyhood' Actress Joins 'Secret In Their Eyes' Remake (Exclusive)

    5:43 pm PST 01/30/2015
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    She'll appear with Julia Roberts, Nicole Kidman and Chiwetel Ejiofor in the thriller from Billy Ray. READ MORE

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  5. Marvel Courting Chiwetel Ejiofor for Leading Role in 'Doctor Strange' (Exclusive)

    4:41 pm PST 01/22/2015
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    Benedict Cumberbatch is starring as the good doctor. READ MORE

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  6. Sundance Unveils Competition Films: Chris Pine Thriller, Sarah Silverman Drama, More

    1:00 pm PST 12/03/2014
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    The U.S. Dramatic section also includes a comedy reteaming of Jack Black and Mike White in Jarrad Paul and Andrew Mogel’s 'The D Train' READ MORE

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  7. Chris Rock Pens Blistering Essay on Hollywood's Race Problem: "It's a White Industry"

    9:00 am PST 12/03/2014
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    Writing for THR's current issue, the 'Top Five' writer, director and star tackles Hollywood's third rail as he explains what it's really like to be black in the entertainment industry (hint: you get asked to be Huggy Bear, not Starsky or Hutch) and the "slave state" of Mexicans: "If Kevin Hart is playing 40,000 seats a night, and Jon Stewart is playing 3,000 READ MORE

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  8. MIPCOM: 'Book of Negroes' Star Cuba Gooding Jr. on Neglected Slave-Trade Tales

    4:53 pm PDT 10/14/2014
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    "It always upsets me when I hear about something I don't know" READ MORE

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  9. 'Lawless' Director's Heist Thriller 'Triple Nine' Gets Release Date

    2:40 pm PDT 08/27/2014
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    Chiwetel Ejiofor, Casey Affleck, Anthony Mackie and Kate Winslet star READ MORE

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  10. Emmy Noms: 6 Guys We Can't Wait to See in a Tux

    2:37 pm PDT 08/20/2014
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    Here's to looking at you, Benedict Cumberbatch and Idris Elba READ MORE

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  11. Why BSkyB Wants More Minorities on Air

    1:45 am PDT 08/18/2014
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    The British pay-TV broadcaster introduces a quota of at least 20 percent ethnic minority talent READ MORE

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  12. Meet 12 of Emmy's First-Time Acting Nominees

    8:00 am PDT 07/28/2014
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    From familiar faces (Natasha Lyonne) to fresh-faced debuts ("Fargo's" Allison Tolman), the race is chock-full of worthy new contenders. READ MORE

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  13. Selena Gomez to Attend 'Rudderless' International Premiere at Italy's Ischia Global Fest

    10:23 am PDT 07/08/2014
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    Gomez and teen actor Leo Howard add to the star power of the 12-year-old event already slated to host Jessica Chastain, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Sylvester Stallone. READ MORE

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  14. BET Awards 2014: The Winners

    4:50 pm PDT 06/29/2014
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    UPDATED: Beyonce won three awards, Pharrell Williams and August Alsina took home two apiece and "12 Years a Slave" prevailed as best movie. READ MORE

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  15. iHeartRadio Survey: Ozzy Deemed 'Weirdest Dad,' Worst Couple Nickname Goes to 'Garfleck'

    1:15 pm PDT 06/12/2014
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    Osbourne tops Billy Ray Cyrus, Denzel edges Will Smith to play Obama and "Garfleck" is "worst celebrity couple nickname." READ MORE

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  16. Cannes: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Gwyneth Paltrow Set for 'Secret in Their Eyes'

    8:57 am PDT 05/13/2014
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    UPDATED: IM Global has come aboard to produce and back Billy Ray's long-in-the-works crime thriller, previously set up at Warner Bros. READ MORE

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  17. Chiwetel Ejiofor, Judi Dench Win Irish Academy Awards

    12:34 am PDT 04/06/2014
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    The 11th annual Irish Film and Television awards, dished out at a ceremony in Dublin April 5, also saw "Philomena" win best international film ahead of "12 Years a Slave," "Gravity" and "The Wolf of Wall Street." READ MORE

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  18. Chiwetel Ejiofor, 'Fifty Shades of Grey's' Jamie Dornan Win U.K. Broadcasting Press Guild Awards

    5:00 am PDT 03/28/2014
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    ITV drama "Broadchurch," which is set for a U.S. reboot on Fox, picked up three awards, including one for creator Chris Chibnall and actress Olivia Colman, at a ceremony in the British capital. READ MORE

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  19. The Oscar Tux's New Twist: Bye, Black, Hello... Burgundy?!

    11:41 am PST 02/28/2014
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    Stylists everywhere are yelling "Cut!" on the classic penguin suit as awards-season red carpets pack in every color of the rainbow, metallics and, in the case of Matthew McConaughey, a velvet jacket that could make even Hugh Hefner jealous. READ MORE

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  20. Brutally Honest Oscar Voter Ballot No. 3

    7:01 am PST 02/28/2014
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    A member of the Academy's executives branch talks THR's Scott Feinberg through his picks: "Gravity" is "spiritual," I'm voting for "the 'Captain Phillips' guy" and "Dallas Buyers" makeup succeeds in making stars "look like they're really dying!" READ MORE

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