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  1. 'Hannibal': Meet the Chef Who Makes "Cannibal Cuisine" Look So Delicious

    9:00 am PDT 09/25/2014
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    "Even if, ultimately, Hannibal is cooking human flesh, a lot of people say that when they see the food sequences, they wish they were at the table," says Jose Andres, one of many L.A. culinary stars satisfying Hollywood's need for onscreen authenticity READ MORE

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  2. Oscar Season Kicks Off in Hollywood With 'Birdman' and 'Chef' Events

    5:03 pm PDT 09/24/2014
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    Jon Favreau, Tom Ortenberg, Michael Keaton and John Lesher dish about their contenders with THR on a busy night in Hollywood READ MORE

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  3. Animated Bafici Festival To Feature the Latest From Hayao Miyazaki and Bill Plympton (Exclusive)

    4:01 pm PDT 09/09/2014
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    The animated spin-off of the Buenos Aires Independent Film Fest rolls out READ MORE

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  4. Deauville: Jon Favreau Talks Creative Freedom on 'Chef,' Highly Technical 'Jungle Book'

    8:00 am PDT 09/08/2014
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    The director also downplays the indie's rerelease as an effort to drum up awards interest READ MORE

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  5. Jon Favreau's 'Chef' Cooking Up Major Awards Play Over Labor Day

    10:08 am PDT 08/19/2014
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    Film guild members can feast on the movie for free when it returns to theaters nationwide READ MORE

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  6. Specialty Box Office: Indie Darling 'Boyhood' Approaches $14 Million

    10:35 am PDT 08/17/2014
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    The unique indie drama all but expanded nationwide over the weekend READ MORE

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  7. Christopher Walken, 'Breaking Bad' Alum Giancarlo Esposito Join Disney's 'Jungle Book'

    11:22 am PDT 07/28/2014
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    The actors join Ben Kingsley, Lupita Nyong’o, Idris Elba and Scarlett Johansson in the live-action/animation hybrid from Jon Favreau. READ MORE

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  8. How Urkel Was Partly Responsible for the Kogi Truck Phenomenon

    10:00 am PDT 06/27/2014
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    UPDATED: Actor Jaleel White was the secret ingredient behind Roy Choi's now-legendary success, the inspiration for Jon Favreau's "Chef." READ MORE

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  9. MPC Confirms It Will Take On Visual Effects for Disney's 'The Jungle Book'

    1:01 pm PDT 06/19/2014
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    Additional projects at the Technicolor-owned VFX company include "Exodus," "Cinderella" and "Batman v Superman." READ MORE

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  10. Box Office: 'Neighbors,' 'Amazing Spider-Man 2' to Battle Over Mother's Day Crown

    4:46 pm PDT 05/08/2014
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    UPDATED: Female Christian comedy "Moms' Night Out" and family offering "Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return" are expected to do more modest business; the late Philip Seymour Hoffman's "God's Pocket" and Jon Favreau's "Chef" opens at the specialty box office. READ MORE

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  11. Tribeca: Jon Favreau's 'Chef,' 'Keep on Keepin' On' Doc Win Audience Awards

    6:15 pm PDT 04/26/2014
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    "Chef" will be released May 9 by Open Road Films, while Radius TWC acquired worldwide rights to "Keepin' On." READ MORE

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  12. Tribeca: 'Chef' Stars Jon Favreau, Oliver Platt Talk Preparation

    2:55 pm PDT 04/23/2014
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    The two stars of the food film revealed how they researched their roles as cook and critic. READ MORE

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  13. 'Game of Thrones': Hollywood Reacts to Purple Wedding Shocker

    8:11 am PDT 04/14/2014
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    UPDATED: Stephen King, Anna Kendrick and Jon Favreau are just some of the stars who tweeted their reactions to Sunday night's surprising incident. READ MORE

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  14. Jon Favreau Hits the Road in a Taco Truck in First 'Chef' Trailer (Video)

    4:43 am PDT 04/08/2014
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    Get a first taste of the writer/director/star's upcoming culinary road movie, with an A-list supporting cast including Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr., Sofia Vergara and Dustin Hoffman. READ MORE

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  15. 'Chef' Trailer

    5:00 am PDT 04/07/2014
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    Jon Favreau's comedy about a a chef who quits his job and pursues a career in operating a food truck. The film co-starring Scarlett Johansson, Robert Downey Jr., Sofia Vergara and John Leguizamo is set to hit theaters on May 9. READ MORE

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  16. SXSW: 4 Barbecue Meccas to Visit in Austin

    11:42 am PDT 03/10/2014
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    From Franklin's Barbecue, a favorite of Jimmy Kimmel's that also made a cameo in Jon Favreau's SXSW-debuting film "Chef," to award-winning beef ribs from Micklewait Craft Meats, these are the top BBQ spots to hit up during the Austin fest. READ MORE

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  17. Did Twitter Pay for Placement in Jon Favreau's 'Chef'? The Director Says No

    8:33 am PST 03/08/2014
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    Tweet "thought bubbles" pop up in clusters above the characters, as little bird logos fly off in every direction. READ MORE

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  18. Chef: SXSW Review

    10:31 pm PST 03/07/2014
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    Jon Favreau gets personal again in a film about a chef whipping his life back together. READ MORE

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  19. SXSW: Jon Favreau Says 'Chef' Marks Return to 'Swingers'-Style Filmmaking (Q&A)

    5:00 am PST 03/07/2014
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    "To speak to an audience of your peers is a real luxury right now," the filmmaker explains ahead of his South by Southwest world premiere. READ MORE

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  20. Idris Elba to Voice Man-Eating Tiger in Disney's 'Jungle Book'

    5:47 pm PST 03/06/2014
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    Jon Favreau is directing the live-action/CG hybrid. READ MORE

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