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  1. Manchester International Festival Releases Schedule for 2015 ProgrammeRead the original story

    16 min ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    MIF has invited Turner Prize-winning artist Douglas Gordon and celebrated pianist Hlne Grimaud to create Neck of the Woods , a portrait of the wolf brought to life in a startling collision of visual art, music and theatre. On the stage of HOME, Manchester's new centre for international contemporary art, theatre, film and books, legendary actor Charlotte Rampling will recite and perform the story of the wolf as never before.

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  2. Battle over Fitchburg's Landry Arena heats upRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The interior demolition of the Landry Ice Arena started Monday, the day before the Fitchburg City Council authorized City Solicitor John Barrett to intervene on behalf of the city. By Wednesday, the ice rink inside the Landry was just a memory, the components pulled out and stacked into piles.

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  3. VIDEO: Hugh Jackman Attends New York Premiere of New Sci-fi Thriller CHAPPIERead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Hugh Jackman was in attendance at last night's New York premiere of his new sci-fi action thriller CHAPPIE . The actored spoke with ET 's Jason Dundas about his affinity for social media and why he appears to have a drink in his hand in every Instagram photo he posts.

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  4. Buddy Holly plane crash may be re-examinedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CNN

    Musician Buddy Holly was one of four people killed in a February 3, 1959, plane crash a few miles from Mason City Municipal Airport, near Clear Lake, Iowa. Holly, Ritchie Valens, J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson and pilot Roger Peterson all died in the crash.

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  5. DVD review: RevengeRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Iol.co.za

    ABC's "Revenge" stars Barry Sloane as Aiden Mathis, Madeleine Stowe as Victoria Grayson, Henry Czerny as Conrad Grayson, Emily VanCamp as Emily Thorne, Christa B. Allen as Charlotte Grayson, Nick Wechsler as Jack Porter, Josh Bowman as Daniel Grayson and Gabriel Mann as Nolan Ross. WHEN a TV series hits all the right notes with viewers, the pressure mounts with every sequel.

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  6. Best Westerns to Celebrate Texas IndependenceRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Daily Texan

    In honor of Texas independence, The Daily Texan embraced its state's stereotypical cowboy image and assembled a list of the best western films to watch this weekend. No western film is as iconic as "The Good, the Bad and the Ugly."

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  7. DFI recruits high-caliber industry rosterRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Arab Times

    The Doha Film Institute has recruited a high-caliber roster of industry reps, including Toronto topper Cameron Bailey, Wild Bunch chief Vincent Maraval, and prominent British indie producer Mike Downey, for the imminent first edition of its Qumra event dedicated to fostering new Arab cinema which blends creative workshop, industry networking, and festival elements. More than 100 industryites, some from leading European and Asian fests, including Cannes, Venice, Karlovy Vary, Locarno, Sarajevo and Busan are heading for Qumra, along with sales company execs from outfits including Elle Driver, Fortissimo Films, Memento Films, WIDE, and Danny Glover's New York-based Louverture Films, repped by COO Joslyn Barnes.

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  8. DVR Alert: Hugh Jackman Chats New Film Chappie & More on Live with Kelly & Michael TodayRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    Today, March 5th, "LIVE with Kelly and Michael," hosts Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan sit down with Tony Award winner HUGH JACKMAN to chat about his new film "Chappie." In the film about a smart robot named Chappie, Jackman plays a corrupt law enforcement officer, Vincent, who is attempting to construct his own destructive robt with the sole purpose of taking out Chappie.

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  9. Daniel von Bargen: 'Seinfeld' Actor Who Played Boss Dies at 64Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | News Max

    Actor Daniel von Bargen, who played George Costanza's boss Mr. Kruger on "Seinfeld" died over the weekend after a long illness. He was 64. The Cincinnati native also appeared in "Malcolm in the Middle" and movies including "Broken Arrow," "Super Troopers," and "O Brother, Where Art Thou."

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  10. ESPNTopNewsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABC News

    In no NBA city is the investment/return deficit for a fan base and its team as sorrowfully large as Portland, where the only explanation for the cycle of heartbreak that stretches back almost 40 years brings to mind the line Clint Eastwood icily delivers in the climactic scene of "Unforgiven": Deserve's got nothin' to do with it. Of the six NBA teams that don't share a market with an NFL, NHL or Major League Baseball team, the Blazers have been around the longest.

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  11. 'Seinfeld' actor, Purdue grad diesRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Journal and Courier

    'Seinfeld' actor, Purdue grad dies Daniel von Bargen, a Purdue graduate best known for his role in "Seinfeld," has died at age 64. Check out this story on jconline.com: http://indy.st/1AKy4Pn Daniel von Bargen, a Purdue graduate best known for his role as Mr. Kruger in "Seinfeld," has died, his family confirmed. He was 64. A Cincinnati native, von Bargen was a veteran presence in the television, film and theater realms.

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  12. Singer returns to rootsRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Western Wheel

    Traditional country musician Steve Cormier will perform in an Okotoks living room during his first Home Routes concert March 11 at 7:30 p.m. A southern cowboy with a flare for storytelling will draw listeners in for an intimate concert in an Okotoks living room next week. New Mexico musician Steve Cormier is sharing decades-old traditional cowboy songs and some of his own tunes during his first Home Routes concert at an Okotoks residence March 11 at 7:30 p.m. 'I'm hoping that it is what I think it is, which is lots of small town crowds, which are my favourite,' Cormier said.

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  13. 'Seinfeld' actor Daniel von Bargen dies at 64Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | UPI

    Daniel von Bargen, who played George Costanza 's foolish boss Mr. Kruger on Seinfeld , died Sunday at the age of 64. "I feel a huge wave of sorrow and relief at the passing of this remarkable man, Dan Von Bargen. I treasure the years when I worked with him at Trinity Rep and in a couple of TV films.

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  14. Keely Smithperformances Begin Friday March 27AT the Royal George TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Suburban Journals

    Continuing in a tradition of storytelling and music, Hershey Felder will present the Chicago stage premiere of Academy Award winning director Taylor Hackford's LOUIS & KEELY 'LIVE' AT THE SAHARA.

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  15. 'The Blacklist' welcomes sci-fi icon Lance Henriksen as guest starRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Grand Island Pennysaver

    Science fiction film and TV star Lance Henriksen is set to portray Bill "Bud" McCready in the NBC hit drama "The Blacklist." Henriksen will appear in this Thursday's episode, titled "T.

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  16. 'Seinfeld,' 'Malcolm' actor passes awayRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Daniel von Bargen, 64, died over the weekend. He was best known for TV roles on "Seinfeld" and "Malcolm in the Middle," and movie roles in "Broken Arrow," "Super Troopers" and "O Brother, Where Art Thou."

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  17. 'Seinfeld' actor Daniel von Bargen has diedRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | USA Today

    'Seinfeld' actor Daniel von Bargen has died He was 64. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1AJHmuW Character actor Daniel von Bargen, maybe best known George Costanza's boss Mr. Kruger during the last season of Seinfeld , has died. He was 64. A Cinncinati native, von Bargen passed away over the weekend after a long illness, reports WLWT TV station.

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  18. William H. Macy on 'Shameless', Nude Scenes and Winning a SAG AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Daily Actor

    "Of all the awards, that one means the most to me because those are my peeps" - William H. Macy on winning a SAG Award Though William H. Macy has been working as an actor since the early 1970s, he seemed to finally get on the public's radar with his leading role in the Coen brothers' classic 1996 film Fargo. Since then Macy has appeared in dozens of films and television series, though he's best known these days for starring in the Showtime series Shameless .

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  19. Adande: Portland deserves betterRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ESPN

    ... 1-1 but never managed to take so much as a lead in the series. In 2000, they had a 15-point lead in Game 7 of the Western Conference finals ... and you know how that ended . They tried to reload with Shawn Kemp and Dale Davis the next season, only ...

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  20. Hugh Jackman to Chat New Film 'Chappie' & More on Live with Kelly & Michael, 3/5Read the original story

    19 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    On Thursday, March 5th, "LIVE with Kelly and Michael," hosts Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan sit down with Tony Award winner HUGH JACKMAN to chat about his new film "Chappie." In the film about a smart robot named Chappie, Jackman plays a corrupt law enforcement officer, Vincent, who is attempting to construct his own destructive robt with the sole purpose of taking out Chappie.

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