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  1. Disney Chief Reveals 'Star Wars: VII' Casting Almost Complete, Says Film Is Already Shooting (Video)

    8:42 pm PDT 04/05/2014
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    Chairman Alan Horn acknowledged problems getting the script right for the anticipated sequel. Asked by THR if the screenplay was where it needed to be, he added: "It actually is now." READ MORE

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  2. 'Star Wars: VII' Casting Almost Complete Says Alan Horn

    6:00 pm PDT 04/05/2014
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    The Disney chairman says, "We have a lot of them [in place]," he said about the main actors, whose names have not been disclosed. "We’re just not completely done yet." READ MORE

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  3. What if Tony Stark Created the Hulk?

    11:12 am PDT 04/04/2014
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    Marvel Entertainment teases a connection between Iron Man's alter ego and the origin of the Hulk as part of the summer "Original Sin" comic book storyline. READ MORE

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  4. 'Captain America: The Winter Soldier': What the Critics Are Saying

    6:00 am PDT 04/04/2014
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    The superhero sequel stars Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson, Robert Redford, Anthony Mackie, Sebastian Stan, Frank Grillo and Cobie Smulders. READ MORE

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  5. Marvel to Debut Deathlok Solo Comic Book Series This Fall

    12:10 pm PDT 04/03/2014
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    "Agents of SHIELD"s' cyborg killer will return to comic books -- kind of -- as part of Marvel's big summer storyline. READ MORE

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  6. 'The Goldbergs' Sets 'Star Wars' Day Tie-In With Lucasfilm (Exclusive)

    10:30 am PDT 04/03/2014
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    Studio Sony Pictures Television and ABC have been working with the production company for the "A Wrestler Named Goldberg" installment -- timed to the annual geek holiday -- set to air May 6. READ MORE

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  7. How Tinker Bell Became Disney's Stealthy $300 Million Franchise

    10:00 am PDT 04/03/2014
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    The company is breaking records with straight-to-DVD fairy movies, managed by John Lasseter, that fueled the pre-tween girl frenzy for "Frozen." READ MORE

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  8. Why the 'Captain America' Crossover With 'Agents of SHIELD' Is Problematic (Analysis)

    6:00 pm PDT 04/02/2014
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    Does the latest episode of the ABC show underscore its also-ran status when compared with Marvel's big-budget movies? READ MORE

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  9. 'Big Bang Theory,' Lucasfilm Team for 'Star Wars' Day Episode (Exclusive)

    4:39 pm PDT 04/02/2014
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    The gang will celebrate "Star Wars" Day and re-create the planet Dagobah, with Bob Newhart slated to appear as one of the iconic characters from the franchise. READ MORE

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  10. With 'Black Mass' Casting, Jesse Plemons Likely Out of 'Star Wars: VII'

    1:55 pm PDT 04/02/2014
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    The actor is in talks to join the Johnny Depp-starring Whitey Bulger biopic. READ MORE

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  11. Orders for 'Amazing Spider-Man' Comic Book Relaunch Top 500,000

    1:33 pm PDT 04/02/2014
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    The first issue of the revived flagship title has the highest level of initial orders of any comic book in the U.S. in more than a decade. READ MORE

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  12. Marvel Releases Digital 'Guardians of the Galaxy' Comic Prelude

    1:02 pm PDT 04/02/2014
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    Marvel's push to promote the summer space opera continues with a comic prologue to the movie written by the men who assembled the team in the first place. READ MORE

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  13. Meet the Dealmaker Behind Two High-Profile Hollywood Sales

    5:00 am PDT 04/02/2014
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    Financial adviser Aryeh Bourkoff quietly helped orchestrate Madison Square Garden's 50 percent stake in Tribeca Enterprises and Disney's purchase of Maker Studios in March. READ MORE

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  14. Marvel Promises 'Unprecedented' Promotion for 'Original Sin' Storyline

    12:29 pm PDT 04/01/2014
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    Marvel Entertainment tells retailers that this summer's big comic book storyline "will reach unprecedented levels of marketing and promotion." READ MORE

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  15. Marvel Announces 'Spider-Man 2099' Revival

    11:58 am PDT 03/27/2014
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    The superhero from tomorrow is trapped in the present day in the new series written by the man who created the character, Peter David. READ MORE

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  16. MIPTV: Former KidsCo CEO Paul Robinson Joins Germany's Your Family Entertainment

    7:21 am PDT 03/27/2014
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    The co-founder of NBCUniversal's now defunct international kids channel will be charged with taking the Munich-based YFE kids brand global. READ MORE

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  17. A TV Director's Open Letter to Anne Sweeney: It's All About the Shoes (Guest Column)

    12:00 pm PDT 03/26/2014
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    Forget the Disney executive suite. A director's chair is the most powerful place in television — just as long as you follow these simple guidelines from Bruce Leddy ("Cougar Town"). READ MORE

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  18. Q&A: 'Jodorowsky's Dune' Explores the Unmade Space Epic That Paved the Way for 'Star Wars'

    11:07 am PDT 03/26/2014
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    Director Frank Pavich explains how the trippy and artful masterpiece would have changed the course of Hollywood blockbusters forever. READ MORE

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  19. Hollywood Docket: 'Twilight' Trademarks; ESPN Lawsuit; 50 Cent Mixtape

    10:18 am PDT 03/26/2014
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    A roundup of entertainment law news including the Conan Doyle estate objecting to "Sherlock Gnomes" and a Texas man objecting to the 1989 film "Tango & Cash." READ MORE

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