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Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje Will Play An American Spy In New HBO/BBC Series "Hunted"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 10:47 AM
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British Nigerian actor Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje has certainly been a busy bee; he's one of those actors who just keeps working, even if the roles he gets often aren't lead/starring.

Flashback to 1966: Quincy Jones' Score For Sidney Lumet's "The Deadly Affair"

  • By Sergio
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  • May 14, 2012 10:44 AM
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Piggybacking off of Tambay's review below about The Slender Thread... he mentions Quincy Jones' score for that film, as well he should have.

New In Theaters This Week: Samuel L Jackson, Ruth Negga Neo-Noir Thriller "The Samaritan"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 10:30 AM
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Last fall, IFC Films acquired stateside rights to this Samuel L. Jackson starrer - the David Weaver-directed Neo Noir thriller titled The Samaritan, which co-stars Ethiopian-Irish actress Ruth Negga and Brit Tom Wilkinson.

First-Look: Watch Eamonn Walker In Preview Clips From NBC Drama Pickup "Chicago Fire"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 10:18 AM
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And the beat goes on for first-looks at various new TV series pickups finalized last week mostly.

"Alex Cross" Behind-The-Scenes Footage + Stunt Coordinator Talks Epic "Brutal & Realistic" Fight Scenes

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 10:00 AM
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With its release date just about 5 months away, a little bird tells me that we should expect to see the first teaser/trailer for Tyler Perry's Alex Cross any day now. Ohhh goody! :)

First-Look: Several New Still Images From Viola Davis Drama "Won't Back Down"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 9:45 AM
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Here's your first official look at Viola Davis and Maggie Gyllenhaal in the education-reform drama, initially titled Still I Rise, then switched to Learning To Fly, and finally landed on and has, so far, stuck to Won't Back Down.

Anika Noni Rose Will Be Thandie Newton's Twin In "Half Of A Yellow Sun" Film Adaptation; Shooting Underway

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 9:40 AM
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That was fast! I didn't even realize they had already secured the funds to begin production.

Watch Giancarlo Esposito In Trailer & Clips From New NBC Thriller Series Pickup "Revolution"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 9:30 AM
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More first-look clips from new NBC series pickups (see my Infamous post below this one).

Watch Meagan Good, Laz Alonso In First Clips From New NBC Murder Mystery Series "Infamous"

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 14, 2012 9:15 AM
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Flashback To '65: "The Slender Thread" (Sidney Poitier Tries To Talk Anne Bancroft Out Of Suicide; Quincy Jones Scores)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • May 13, 2012 9:05 PM
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I was honoring Mother's Day earlier today by watching 1967's The Graduate for the umpteenth time, and was reminded of this 1965 film which also starred one of the stars of The Graduate, Anne Bancroft.

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