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11 hrs ago | Boston Herald

Billy Bob Thornton makes a pitch for 'The Big Bang Theory,' ...

At Monday's Emmy Performers Peer Group party at the Montage Beverly Hills, the nominees thought long and hard about which TV shows they'd like to grace as a guest star.

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15 hrs ago | Access Hollywood

Billy Bob Thornton: How Do The Emmys Compare To The Oscars?

Billy Bob Thornton chats with Access' Shaun Robinson about making his first trip to the Emmys for his role on "Fargo."

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities

19 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

Video: Kevin Spacey and Billy Bob Thornton discuss the changing face of TV

At the first of two pre-ceremony Emmy bashes, Billy Bob Thornton thinks TV has overtaken the film industry as the place for the best drama while Kevin Spacey believes sites like Netflix finally allow audiences to be in control At the first of two pre-ceremony Emmy bashes, Billy Bob Thornton thinks TV has overtaken the film industry as the place for ... (more)

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Related Topix: Emmy Awards, Entertainment, Television, Celebrities

Yesterday | CBS News

Hollywood gears up for 66th Annual Emmy Awards

First-time nominee Billy Bob Thornton and "Veep" star Julia Louis-Dreyfuss were in attendance at the opening cocktail reception last night.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Reality Blurred

Billy Bob Thornton's critique of reality TV, humanity

Appearing on Oprah's Master Class Sunday night, actor Billy Bob Thornton issued a devastating critique not only of reality TV's obsession with competitions and similarly themed shows, but of viewers' desire to see others fail instead of experiencing the "magic" in life.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

All About Jazz

Daniel Lanois: My Music for Billy Bob

Translating guitarist/producer Daniel Lanois' evocative guitar and ability to create stratified soundscapes into soundtrack music for actor Billy Bob Thornton's directorial debut Sling Blade may seem an unusual choice, but the outcome turns into an interesting and unique blend of his darker, moodier incidental guitar and a variety of other ... (more)

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

CBC News

Robert Downey Jr. film The Judge to open 2014 TIFF

The Judge, starring Robert Downey Jr., Robert Duvall, Vera Farmiga, Vincent D'Onofrio, Jeremy Strong, Dax Shepard and Billy Bob Thornton will have its world premier as the opening film at 2014 TIFF.

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Deadline

Toronto Sets Robert Downey Jr's 'The Judge' As Opening-Night Film

TIFF describes the film this way: Big-city lawyer Hank Palmer returns to his childhood home where his estranged father , the town's judge, is suspected of murder.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

MTV

'Fargo' Season 2: Everything You Need To Know

If you didn't watch "Fargo" this past season, you missed out on one of this year's best seasons of television, featuring some of the most memorable new characters in a drama this side of "True Detective," especially Allison Tolman's Molly Solverson and Billy Bob Thornton's incredible villain Lorne Malvo.

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Switched

Billy Bob Thornton On Our Obsession With Failure, Reality TV And 'Cupcake Wars'

Award-winning actor, director and screenwriter Billy Bob Thornton says we are living in a time where people root against one another.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

E! Online

Fargo's (Now Jobless) Alison Tolman Wants to Do The Walking Dead...

Not gonna lie. We teared up a bit upon hearing the news today that Fargo would be back, but the show's season one cast would not be.

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Lake County Record-Bee

'Fargo' gets 2nd season on FX with new cast, crime

The network announced Monday it has renewed the series for a second season with a new cast, time period and crime.

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Mashable

'Fargo' and 'Louie' Renewed at FX

Freshman series Fargo , starring Martin Freeman and Billy Bob Thornton, wrapped up its first season in June.

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The Daily Star

FARGO

Fargo was this year's most unexpected TV series. What was all set to be another rip-off show made from a movie, turned out to be a fun, realistic dark comedy that is all about the predatory nature of humans.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Wall St. Cheat Sheet

Billy Bob Thorton's Psycho 'Fargo' Role May Beat Co-Star's

Billy Bob Thornton has been nominated for an Emmy award for his performance as the mysterious hitman Lorne Malvo on Noah Hawley's TV miniseries re-telling of the Coen brothers' 1996 cult classic Fargo .

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

The Morning Call

Oscar-winning actor/screenwriter bringing his band to Sellersville Theater 1894

An actor and Academy Award-winning screenwriter will bring his rockabilly band to an area music venue, it was just announced.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

USA Today

Billy Bob: "I'm just an ugly boy at the prom"

Speaking about his Emmy nomination for 'Fargo', actor Billy Bob Thornton admits he's out of practice when it comes to award season, and says his involvement in the project relied on the Coen brothers' approval of the adaptation.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Cleveland.com

'Bad Words,' 'The Lunchbox,' 'Adult World,' now on DVD and Blu-ray

A loophole lets an angry 40-year-old force his way into the national spelling bee, competing against children in front of raging parents, in this overlooked 2013 comedy .

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

E! Online

Billy Bob Thornton and Allison Tolman Give Fargo Fans the Epic...

"It's just like any other Thursday. Except I was nominated for an Emmy. Oh, and I did have a pretty good smoothie."

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SFGate

All about the DVR: How Emmy nominees watch TV

This image released by FX shows Billy Bob Thornton as Lorne Malvo in a scene from "Fargo."

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