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  1. GLAAD study finds studio movies lagging in LGBT rolesRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Star

    ... GLAAD has been examining studio output for the last three years. It looks at releases from Warner Bros., Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Universal Pictures, Sony Pictures, The Walt Disney Co. and Lionsgate. Warner Bros. was the only studio to ...

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  2. NBC and its networks miss out on Fallon hitRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Star

    In this image released by Spike TV, Jimmy Fallon appears on the celebrity competition series, "Lip Sync Battle." When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the "Tonight" show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars _ a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake.

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  3. NBC networks miss on Fallon hitRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Denton Record-Chronicle

    When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the Tonight show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars - a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake. Fallon and his production partners instead brought Lip Sync Battle to corporate competitors at the Viacom-owned Spike TV, where it instantly became a hit.

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  4. MTV's 'Eye Candy' CanceledRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Hollywood Reporter

    Leading lady Victoria Justice made the announcement Saturday via Twitter that the freshman drama has been canceled. An MTV representative also confirmed that Eye Candy will not be returning.

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  5. So Far 'Terminator: Genisys' is Just a 'Terminator' Franchise Mash-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Firstshowing.net

    ... (Arnold Schwarzenegger) as Kyle Reese ( ) is sent back in time from the future again on a new mission. Paramount Pictures & Skydance release the film this summer July 1st . Said it before and I'll say it again, FUCK JAMES CAMERON. He left and took ...

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  6. LACMA reframes its future with growing Hollywood tiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Myrtle Beach Online

    The guest list for the Los Angeles County Museum of Art's 50th anniversary gala Saturday night might easily be mistaken for that of a Hollywood awards show. Studio executives Robert Iger of Walt Disney Co., Michael Lynton of Sony Entertainment and Brad Grey of Paramount Pictures are on the list, along with entertainers Will Ferrell, Marisa Tomei and Dustin Hoffman.

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  7. Buffalo Residents Ready to Welcome 'Ninja Turtles' CrewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Your News Now

    ... ave a couple of sleepless nights for that, then I'm fine with that," Buffalo resident Eugene Taylor said. Paramount Pictures will bring in about 200 people next week but is also looking to hire local production help for the shoot.

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  8. How the Hype Machine Is Ruining MoviesBy Nick SchagerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Daily Beast

    ... the exception to the rule, it would be easy to dismiss it as merely an awkward blunder on the part of Paramount Pictures. The problem is, it's no exception, and no blunder. On the contrary, Genisys ' desire to divulge crucial narrative secrets ...

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  9. Big Theatre Chains Face Federal Scrutiny Over Exclusive Booking DemandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deadline

    ... revenue for opening weekends on big movies. And they're not too keen on government scrutiny, either. Paramount Pictures and Warner Bros are especially averse to clearance requests, Journal sources said. Neither studio commented. Clearance also has ...

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  10. Arnold Schwarzenegger Uncovers the Secrets of Terminator Genisys in Second Official TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Shockya.com

    ... series, it's revealed mankind's true savior has seemingly relinquished his role as humanity's liberator. Paramount Pictures, which will distribute 'Terminator Genisys' in theaters, RealD 3D and IMAX 3D, across the U.S., also distributed the film's ...

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  11. Local Motors claims car design stolen for 'Furious 7' movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    ... Motors is no stranger to having its designs used commercially. It worked with director Michael Bay and Paramount Pictures to feature its Rally Fighter car in "Transformers: Age of Extinction" last year. It also worked with Microsoft to feature the ...

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  12. WikiLeaks: Hollywood working with local anti-piracy groupsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Age

    A powerful Hollywood lobby group has been working hand in glove with one of Australia's most outspoken voices against online piracy. Hacked Sony Pictures emails published by WikiLeaks reveal that CreativeFuture, the US film industry's main anti-piracy lobby, regards Village Roadshow co-chairman Graham Burke as one of its champions, engaged in a critical fight for the future of the internet.

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  13. Ex-judge who posted details of Theron adoption loses licenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Deseret News

    Charlize Theron plays Mavis Gary in YOUNG ADULT.A 2011 Paramount Pictures and Mercury Productions, LLC. All Rights Reserved. The former Arkansas judge who posted details online about the Hollywood actress' private adoption was allowed to voluntarily surrender his law license on Thursday, enabling him to avoid a disciplinary hearing following his bribery conviction in an unrelated case.

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  14. Viacom Transition At Comedy Central Is No JokeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Investor's Business Daily

    's jewels has been its popular and critically acclaimed Comedy Central channel, boasting the dynamic satirical duo of Stewart's "The Daily Show" and Colbert's "The Colbert Report." Viacom, which also owns BET Networks, Nickelodeon, MTV and Paramount Pictures, is losing two of its biggest stars as the company and its industry undertake a major transition.

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  15. Season Two of MTV World's Rebel Music to Premiere 4/30Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    MTV World today announced the second season of its "Rebel Music" series, the thought provoking documentary project about young musicians and artists overcoming oppression and injustice around the world premiering Thursday, April 30th on MTV's MTV World will partner with Amnesty International to disperse the "Rebel Music" message and help viewers take action for positive change through the organization's Art for Amnesty program. One country at a time, "Rebel Music" shares the untold stories of fearless young artists rising up against social and political barriers to forge a better future.

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  16. How did Jimmy Fallon's 'Lip Sync Battle' escape from NBC Universal?Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 16 | Prince Albert Daily Herald

    When Jimmy Fallon sought to turn the popular lip sync competition feature from the "Tonight" show into a television series, NBC turned down one of its biggest stars - a decision that at least initially seems like an embarrassing mistake. Fallon and his production partners instead brought "Lip Sync Battle" to corporate competitors at the Viacom-owned Spike TV, where it instantly became a hit.

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  17. GLAAD Studio Responsibility Index 2015 Finds Room For Improvement On LGBT Representation In HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Switched

    ... people, amounting to 12 percent.Both of these films passed the Vito Russo Test. 2014: Adequate. In 2014, Paramount Pictures released 13 films, of which 3 included appearances by LGBT people, amounting to 23 percent. One of these films passed the ...

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  18. Details Revealed on Ninja Turtles FilmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    New details were shared Wednesday on when and where in the City of Buffalo filming will take place for Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles 2. The City, along with Paramount pictures announced that an action sequence will be filmed on the Kensington Expressway from May 4th until May 17th. "Starting Monday, May 4th, and continuing nightly through the morning of May 17th between the hours of 7:00pm and 6:00am Route 33 between Route 198 and Elm Street will be closed in both directions," said Buffalo Mayor Byron Brown.

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  19. GLAAD study finds studio movies lagging in LGBT rolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... GLAAD has been examining studio output for the last three years. It looks at releases from Warner Bros., Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Universal Pictures, Sony Pictures, The Walt Disney Co. and Lionsgate. Warner Bros. was the only studio to ...

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  20. Paramount Promotes Elizabeth Raposo to Executive Vice PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | News Times

    ... most recently served as the president of production. He now reports to Brad Grey , chairman and CEO of Paramount Pictures. On March 23, Paramount announced plans to absorb its microbudget genre label Paramount Insurge into the main studio and strip ...

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