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  1. The Lazarus Effect's Mark Duplass goes 'slow and steady'Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Regina Leader Post

    ... to 2008. Those improvised movies were followed by more mainstream but still modest cinematic productions, including Cyrus, Jeff Who Lives at Home and My Sister's Sister. On the acting front, Duplass appeared in all of his films and TV shows, and ...

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  2. The Lazarus Effect's Mark Duplass goes - slow and steady'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Canada.com

    ... to 2008. Those improvised movies were followed by more mainstream but still modest cinematic productions, including Cyrus, Jeff Who Lives at Home and My Sister's Sister. On the acting front, Duplass appeared in all of his films and TV shows, and ...

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  3. Actor recoils from horror-movie clichesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Chronicle Herald

    ... palatable," says Duplass, the multi-hyphenate indie film darling also known for writing and directing The Puffy Chair, Cyrus, and Jeff, Who Lives at Home with his brother Jay Duplass. Here, Duplass plays Frank, a scientist whose team has come up ...

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  4. Mark Duplass aims for nuance, non-cheesy horror in a Lazarus EffectaRead the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 680News

    ... says Duplass, the multi-hyphenate indie film darling also known for writing and directing "The Puffy Chair," "Cyrus," and "Jeff, Who Lives at Home" with his brother Jay Duplass. Here, Duplass plays Frank, a scientist whose team has come up with a ...

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  5. Oscar winner Marisa Tomei's back in townRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 12 | Star Tribune

    ... "Before the Devil Knows You're Dead" with studio-backed comical fare like "Crazy, Stupid, Love" and indie romps like "Cyrus," where her manipulative grown son, played by Jonah Hill, tried to sabotage her affair with John C. Reilly . Her multiple ...

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  6. Mark and Jay Duplass on 'Togetherness,' TV and Bouncy-Castle EmpiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 2 | RollingStone

    But the writer/director/actor brothers, who ascended from low-budget "mumblecore" movies to semi-improvised studio projects like Cyrus and Jeff, Who Lives at Home, always resisted. Not that they were allergic to TV: Mark stars in the fantasy-football sitcom The League ; Jay plays one of the dysfunctional Pfefferman offspring in Amazon's award-winning series Transparent ; and both of them have recurring roles as midwives on The Mindy Project.

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  7. The Close-Up: Jay and Mark Duplass on Their New HBO Series, 'Togetherness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Film Comment

    ... Zissis and Amanda Peet. On the big screen, Jay and Mark have directed a number of films together including Baghead, Cyrus and Jeff, Who Lives at Home . Mark Duplass has also worked extensively in front of the camera both on their films as well as ...

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  8. Super Bowl Won't Sideline 'American Sniper': Box Office PreviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Deadline

    Warner Bros./Village Roadshow's American Sniper is expected to continue to dominate this weekend with approximately $35-$36M, off 44%, despite the fact that Super Bowl Sunday will steal away a number of male auds. Years ago, the studios use to consider the Big Game frame to be a deathtrap at the box office, however, distrib execs' attitudes have changed in recent years as certain films geared toward females and teens have broken through to notables openings, i.e. the two highest openings over Super Bowl weekend are 2008's Hannah Montana & Miley Cyrus: Best of Both Worlds concerts and 2010's Dear John .

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  9. Brotherly love brings TogethernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... Chair, which they jointly wrote, directed and produced, with Mark as its protagonist. It was followed by such films as Cyrus, starring John C Reilly, Jonah Hill and Marisa Tomei, and Jeff Who Lives at Home, starring Jason Segel and Ed Helms. Then ...

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  10. Cool things to do while you're stuck in the house TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2015 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... a host of other good movies. Here are a few of her best: "The Ides of March," "Crazy, Stupid, Love," "The Wrestler," "Cyrus," "In The Bedroom," "The Paper." You may never want to dig yourself out.

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  11. Duplass brings indie TV to SundanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | USA Today

    ... The Bronze , The Overnight and Tangerine . He's written and directed several films including The Puffy Chair , Cyrus and Jeff Who Lives at Home . He's also produced and starred in Safety Not Guaranteed, Your Sister's Sister and The One I Love , ...

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  12. Indie Favorites Duplass Brothers Strike Four Film Deal with NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | Firstshowing.net

    If you have more than a passing interesting in independent film, you've undoubtedly heard of filmmakers Jay and Mark Duplass . The two have been responsible for indies such as The Puffy Chair, Baghead, Cyrus and Jeff Who Lives at Home , and now they're bringing their film talents to Netflix as THR reports the duo have just struck a four-movie deal with the streaming media provider.

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  13. 'Togetherness' a show about familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 25, 2015 | The Columbian

    ... which they jointly wrote, directed and produced, with Mark as its protagonist. It was followed by such films as "Cyrus," starring John C. Reilly, Jonah Hill and Marisa Tomei, and "Jeff Who Lives at Home," starring Jason Segel and Ed Helms. "By then, ...

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  14. Netflix announces deal with Duplass BrothersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | TheCelebrityCafe

    ... deal is so we can do things like this as well." Jay and Mark Duplass , known for producing and directing the films Cyrus , Jeff Who Lives at Home , and The Puffy Chair recently debuted Togetherness , a new series on HBO starring Mark, according to ...

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  15. Jay and Mark Duplass explore brotherly loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... which they jointly wrote, directed and produced, with Mark as its protagonist. It was followed by films such as "Cyrus," starring John C. Reilly, Jonah Hill and Marisa Tomei, and "Jeff Who Lives at Home," starring Jason Segel and Ed Helms. "By then, ...

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  16. Netflix signs Duplass brothers to 4-picture dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Business Journal

    Under the agreement, the SVOD company will finance four movies produced by Mark and Jay Duplass , the indie filmmakers behind "The Puffy Chair," "Cyrus" and "Jeff, Who Lives at Home." Their most recent project is the half-hour series "Togetherness" on HBO.

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  17. Netflix signs Indie-darlings Mark Duplass and brother Jay to four-picture dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... features with some significant star power, including Jeff Who Lives at Home (Jason Siegel, Ed Helms), and Cyrus (Jonah Hill, Marisa Tomei, John C. Reilly). The two are also collaborating on a new show for HBO, Togetherness, with Mark in the leading ...

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  18. 'Togetherness' creator Jay Duplass changes spots in Eagle RockRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... show. He purchased another home in the Eagle Rock area in December. Duplass, 41, is known for the comedy-drama films "Cyrus" (2010) and "Jeff, Who Lives at Home" (2011) as well as the Amazon Studios comedy "Transparent." He is the brother of actor ...

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  19. Celebrating the Average in - Togetherness'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Cincinnati CityBeat

    ... addition to many of the films one or both have been attached to in recent years: Baghead ; Jeff, Who Lives at Home ; Cyrus ; The One I Love and Safety Not Guaranteed . (However, many will recognize Mark from his more mainstream comedic roles in The ...

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  20. Keeping It TogetherRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2015 | Austin Monthly

    It's been a decade since Jay and Mark Duplass released their first feature, The Puffy Chair , the film that launched their careers as bona fide members of cinema's mumblecore movement . They've gone on to make five more movies, including the well-received Cyrus and Jeff Who Lives at Home , and have branched out into more mainstream fare, including a turn playing cocky midwives on The Mindy Project.

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