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Brit Noel Clarke Joins Cast Of J.J. Abrams' "Star Trek" Sequel

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 4, 2012 2:10 PM
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It was just a day or so ago that I posted an entry on Brit rennaisance man Noel Clarke's plans to head west to Hollywood, and plant some roots, with some studio projects in the works that he's involved with, though he didn't name any titles, or names.
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"Oprah's Next Chapter" Looks Like A Hit For Struggling OWN

  • By Sergio
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  • January 4, 2012 2:04 PM
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It was just this past Sunday that Oprah confessed that her OWN cable channel has been a disappointment ratings-wise. But things might possibly be looking up, now that her new show on the network, Oprah's Next Chapter, looks to be a genuine hit.
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"Gang Of Roses 2" Get's An Official Release Date + New Clip Featuring Co-Star Charli Baltimore

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 4, 2012 1:58 PM
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Watch Episode 1 Of New Reality Web Series "In The Circle" (The Lives Of 20-Something Dreamers In NYC)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 4, 2012 1:40 PM
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Another day, another web series... though this one is a reality web series, as in reality-TV, but for the web, in serial format.
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French Hit "Intouchables" Becomes 5th Highest Grossing Movie Of All Time In France's Box Office History!!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 4, 2012 12:41 PM
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First let me blow my own horn and say that S&A has been covering this French film and its black French star (Omar Sy) quiet extensively for a good 6+ months now; and I noticed a day or two ago, one mainstream news site picked up on all the transcontinental discussion about it (mostly French and American disagreements about its depiction of Omar Cy's character, which I expressed concern over from the very first time I wrote about the film in July 2011), and other sites picked up on that mainstream site's story as if it were something brand new.

Tessa Thompson Will Play A Vengeful Doctor's Wife In 19th Century America In BBC America's 1st Original Scripted Series

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 4, 2012 11:47 AM
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Tessa Thompson will co-star alongside British actor Tom Weston-Jones, and German actress Franka Potente in BBC America's first original scripted series, a drama titled Copper.

Netflix Users Streamed Over 2 Billion Hours Of Content In 4th Quarter 2011; How Will You Watch In 2012?

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 4, 2012 11:19 AM
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"Streaming has been a rocket ship for us... The amount of streaming is just going through the roof... With more U.S. members watching instantly, and aided by global expansion, Netflix streaming hours grew dramatically in 2011..."

VH-1's "Single Ladies" Looking for "Hot" and "Matron" Extras

  • By Sergio
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  • January 4, 2012 11:07 AM
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VH-1's popular show Singles Ladies will soon start shooting new episodes later this month in Atlanta, and they need extras for its upcoming season; in particular, women who are hot or matronly.
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Watch Now - The Year 2011 In Black Cinema In 7 Minutes (A Shadow And Act Video Compilation)

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 4, 2012 10:36 AM
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Last time I post this, I swear :)
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2nd Round Of The Shadow & Act Digital Filmmaker Showcase Is Underway. Deadline Close! Watch & Vote Now!

  • By Tambay A. Obenson
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  • January 4, 2012 10:33 AM
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After a six-month layoff, the Shadow and Act Digital Filmmaker Showcase is back with Round 2.
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