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  1. Octavia Spencer on race in a Black or Whitea and OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

    ... e race,” Spencer says of her respective “Help,” “Legally Blonde 2” and “Spider-Man” co-stars. “We have an awards body that's

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  2. Octavia Spencer on race in 'Black or White' and OscarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Press-Telegram

    ... for J.K. - I have a lot of horses in the race," Spencer says of her respective "Help," "Legally Blonde 2" and "Spider-Man" co-stars. "We have an awards body that's comprised of a certain demographic and, perhaps if we were back in 1930, I'd say, ...

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  3. Emma Stone is impressed as she steals a glance at Sofia Vergara's...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Daily Mail

    Look away, Andrew! Emma Stone is impressed as she steals a glance at Sofia Vergara's shapely bottom at the SAG Awards She wasn't without admirers at the 21st Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards on Sunday evening, but as Sofia Vergara walked the red carpet ahead of the main event it was Emma Stone who proved to be her biggest fan. The 26-year-old actress was caught stealing a glance at Sofia's shapely bottom while the Latina star posed for an obligatory round of photos with fiance Joe Manganiello.

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  4. Sundance: James Franco on 'The Interview's' VOD release, superhero filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 26 | Philly.com

    James Franco isn't ruling out a return to the superhero genre that helped make his name with Sam Raimi's "Spider-Man" films, although he doesn't sound that enthusiastic about donning a cape or mask. Actor James Franco from 'True Story' poses for a portrait at the Village at the Lift Presented by McDonald's McCafe during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on January 24, 2015 in Park City, Utah.

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  5. Arquette, Simmons win SAG Awards for supporting performersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | KLAL-FM Little Rock

    ... has allowed him to break from the character roles he's best known for, including J. Jonah Jameson in Sam Raimi's "Spider-Man" movies, Dr. Skoda in "Law & Order," Vern Schillinger in "Oz" and Assistant Chief Will Pope in "The Closer." He'll have ...

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  6. Artists, sci fi fans and alien characters mingle at Portland Comic ConRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | Portland Tribune

    Portland artist Randy Emberlin, best known as the artist/inker for Spider-Man, X-Men and Batman, spent most of Saturday afternoon cheerfully selling signed drawings to hundreds of fans who crowded into the Oregon Convention Center for day two of the three-day Wizard World Comic Con. About 100 feet away, Jacksonville B-movie actor Bruce Campbell spent hours taking photos with Comic Con fans who stood in long, winding lines.

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  7. 'Beyond Clueless': Film ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Hollywood Reporter

    Young British blogger turned film-maker Charlie Lyne celebrates a new golden age of teen movies in this mixtape montage documentary Boldly embracing a broad pop-culture topic with his crowd-funded documentary debut, the young British journalist and blogger Charlie Lyne pens a personal love letter to American teen movies in Beyond Clueless. Narrated in dreamy voiceover by Fairuza Balk , whose high-school witch drama The Craft figures extensively, Lyne's filmic essay knits together extracts from over 250 movies including Mean Girls, Cruel Intentions, Donnie Darko, American Pie and Spider-Man.

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  8. 'SNL' Taps J.K. Simmons as Final Host of JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    J. K. Simmons has been giving us ' Whiplash ' for decades now with head-turning performances in everything from ' Spider-Man ' to ' The Legend of Korra ,' but with the ' Kong: Skull Island ' star finally nominated for an Oscar , that most hallowed of New York institutions will give Simmons his due. J.K. will host the final January ' SNL ' installment of 2015, no "jk" about it.

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  9. From a Whiplasha and a Glee,a Melissa Benoist leaps to Supergirl drama for CBS and DC.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    ... the Oscar-nominated J.K. Simmons (the veteran actor whom some know better as J. Jonah Jameson in Sam Raimi's Spider-Man films). Her CBS credits include "The Good Wife" and "Blue Bloods"; she also appeared on "Homeland." Previous actresses who've ...

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  10. Sinister Six and Suicide Squad NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | TG Daily

    Spider-Man's been stuck in a rut for a while. The last movie didn't live up to expectations, and you wonder if the series wouldn't be better off just calling it a day.

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  11. X-Men: Casting Cyclops Apparently Hasn't Been As Easy As We ThoughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Cinema Blend News

    ... scratch off the list, though he did also say that he would love to succeed Andrew Garfield and Tobey Maguire as Spider-Man some day. Other names reportedly up for the role of young Cyclops are If I Stay star Jamie Blackley, 23, and Tye Sheridan, 18, ...

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  12. Blood on the jazz drums in WhiplashRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Buenos Aires Herald

    ... drums himself in high school. And the third is the wonderful J.K. Simmons - you've seen him in everything from Spider-Man to Juno to Burn Before Reading, but you've never seen him burn through the screen like this, savouring the role of a lifetime ...

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  13. Jazz music and solid performances steer Whiplash into greatnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Charleston City Paper

    J.K. Simmons leaves behind his affable persona to play a hot-headed jazz chair who berates his musicians, most commonly Andrew in Whiplash J.K. Simmons, the gummy affable bald guy who frequently crowds your TV in those semi-humorous Farmers University Insurance ads, has been a long-toiling character actor waiting for his thick slab of meat. In the interim, he has projected a similar amiable persona as the dad in the indie hit Juno and conjured up something a bit more cantankerous and angry as the news editor J. Jonah Jameson in Sam Rami's Spider-Man trilogy.

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  14. Fargo beauty Kirsten Dunst breaking hearts with engagement rumoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | FansShare

    ... next question being when and where will the wedding take place? There has been a lot of talk about Marvel getting Spider-Man back from Sony but will we ever see it actually happen? J.K. Simmons played the role of J Jonah Jameson in the Spider-Man ...

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  15. Fresh off Globe win and Oscar nod, J.K. Simmons to host 'Saturday Night Live'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Examiner.com

    ... as, say, the psychiatrist that's not BD Wong on "Law and Order," Peter Parker's Daily Bugle boss in Sam Raimi's "Spider-Man" trilogy, the filth-spewing Hollywood kingpin from "Party Down" or the neo-Nazi Vern Schillinger on HBO's "Oz." ...

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  16. J.K. Simmons to host 'Saturday Night Live' for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | UPI

    ... her credits include TV's Law & Order , The Closer and Oz , as well as the big-screen comedy Juno and Sam Raimi 's Spider-Man trilogy.

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  17. 'SNL' Taps J.K. Simmons as Final Host of JanuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | WFNT-AM Burton

    J. K. Simmons has been giving us ' Whiplash ' for decades now with head-turning performances in everything from ' Spider-Man ' to ' The Legend of Korra ,' but with the ' Kong: Skull Island ' star finally nominated for an Oscar , that most hallowed of New York institutions will give Simmons his due. J.K. will host the final January ' SNL ' installment of 2015, no "jk" about it.

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  18. 'SNL': J.K. Simmons to hostRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Simmons' long career should give the "SNL" writers a lot to work with for his roles in "Law & Order," "Oz," "Spider-Man," "The Closer" and "Juno." He is also familiar for his frequent appearances in Farmers Insurance commercials. "SNL" airs at 11:30 ...

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  19. Whiplash Oscar Nominee J.K. Simmons Will Host Saturday Night LiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Time

    J.K. Simmons poses in the 72nd Annual Golden Globe Awards at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 11, 2015 in California. J.K. Simmons, a frontrunner in the Best Supporting Actor category at this year's Oscars, will host Saturday Night Live on Jan. 31. The character actor, known for his roles in films like Jason Reitman's Juno and Sam Raimi's Spider-Man series, and on the television series Oz , has received critical acclaim for his recent portrayal of a disturbing, aggressive jazz instructor in the movie Whiplash , earning him awards galore including a nod from the Academy.

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  20. JK Simmons on Spider-Man, classical music and WhiplashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Radio Times

    But not the cardigan-wearing music master you might imagine. He's in charge of the lead jazz band at an elite New York conservatory and runs the student players with a fist of steel.

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