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  1. In Defense of Ben Affleck's DaredevilRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... and Stilt Man into the mix. Matt's origin story. Michael Clarke Duncan as Kingpin. Colin Farell as Bullseye. Jon Favreau as Foggy. Joe Pantoliano as Ben Urich . Ellen Pompeo in a blink-and-you'll-miss-it appearance as Karen Page. Even Kevin Smith ...

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  2. Marvel Avenged: From financial ruin to the biggest film franchise in historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Newsday

    ... played by "troubled" Robert Downey Jr in his first ever blockbuster lead role, directed by indie filmmaker Jon Favreau, it was far from a guaranteed hit. But it delighted fans and critics alike, thanks in large part to Downey Jr's irreverent, ...

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  3. CinemaCon: Dolby Readies Dolby Vision, Installed at Hollywood's El Capitan TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... we have shown this to are thinking about it for their next feature." Disney has also announced that its Jon Favreau -directed The Jungle Book is scheduled to get a Dolby Cinema release when it opens in 2016. Whispers and speculation about additional ...

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  4. 5 Best New Movies on Amazon PrimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Phillymag.com

    ... direction-but when I finally saw it more than a year after it came out I came away mightily impressed. Here was Jon Favreau, a complete unknown, starring with a bunch of his friends (including, of course, Vaughn, but also future big-timers Rob ...

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  5. Ben Affleck Made PBS Cover Up That His Ancestors Owned SlavesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | The Superficial

    "I'm sorry. We did a movie called what now?" " Daredevil . Your wife was in it, too. And so was Jon Favreau and Colin Farrell" "Huh, doesn't ring a bell. Could you excuse me? *calls PBS* You said she wouldn't remember!" So Ben Affleck - and more ...

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  6. 'Old School' accolades for Vince Vaughn at Hollywood ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 5, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... lives. But to close this morning's big deal in Hollywood, he needed, and got, the support of long-time friend Jon Favreau, with whom Vaughn starred in "Swingers," and James Marsden, who appears in Vaughn's latest movie "Unfinished Business." Favreau ...

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  7. 'Couples Retreat' lives up to its nameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2009 | Examiner.com

    'It may be paradise, but it's certainly no vacation,' is a fitting description for the newest romantic comedy hitting theatres this weekend. "Couples Retreat" starring Vince Vaughn, Jon Favreau, Jason Bateman and Kristin Davis follows four couples looking to enjoy a dream Caribbean vacation together.

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  8. Netflix's 'Daredevil' Cast Reveals Which Marvel Superhero They Want for a CrossoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | WVII

    ... reasons, I'd like to get into that Iron Man universe," he continued. "Although that might be a little bit scary. Jon Favreau [who executive produces the Iron Man movies and played Foggy in the 2003 Daredevil movie] might not like me for not being as ...

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  9. Daredevil: 5 Reasons to Be ExcitedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | IGN

    ... feel vastly different than the movies (or even ABC's Agents of SHIELD, which mostly sticks to the movies' tone). Jon Favreau's Iron Man basically set the mold for what the Marvel movies are. The brighter skies, the humor, the drama, the humor ...

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  10. 13 Ways Ben Affleck's 'Daredevil' Was Actually Kind Of AwesomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | MTV

    ... "Daredevil," does the Marvel Cinematic Universe exist as we know it without the Man Without Fear? Probably; Jon Favreau, director of "Iron Man" and therefore the filmmaker who established the tone and world of future Marvel movies, would have likely ...

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  11. Daredevil: 5 Reasons to Be Excited for the Netflix Marvel SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | IGN

    ... feel vastly different than the movies (or even ABC's Agents of SHIELD, which mostly sticks to the movies' tone). Jon Favreau's Iron Man basically set the mold for what the Marvel movies are. The brighter skies, the humor, the drama, the humor ...

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  12. Coming soon to Blu: Blu-ray releases for April 6-7, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Examiner.com

    ... dramas as 2013's The Immigrant , there's bound to be something for every cinematic taste. Directed by Jon Favreau, Shane Black. Written by Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby, Art Marcum, Matt Holloway, Justin Theroux, Drew Pearce, and Shane Black. Starring: ...

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  13. Slideshow: Seger Tees of NashvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Nashville Scene

    It's one of the cardinal rules of audience rock : Never wear the shirt of the band you're going to see to the show. "Don't be that guy!" as Jeremy Piven's character immortally admonished Jon Favreau's character in the 1994 cult classic PCU .

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  14. Producer Wins Appeal Over Fake $300-Million Film Financing DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 27 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... he says. The former-lawyer-turned-producer produced films with Rainstorm including The Big Empty , with Jon Favreau and Kelsey Grammer , and the WWII documentary Red White Black And Blue . He started looking for more significant funding in 2008 with ...

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  15. Netflix new releases for Ireland in AprilRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 31 | Independent.ie

    ... star Dave (Adam Levine), it's a totally charming watch. Also utterly charming is Chef, the latest offering from Jon Favreau, who plays a chef who quits his job at a top restaurant and, with the help of his ex-wife Sophia Vergara, his best pal John ...

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  16. Some Dutch fans of actor Jon Favreau were surely bummed when former Obama speechwriter showed upRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Some Dutch conference-goers may have been surprised Tuesday to find they weren't learning about "the art of persuasion" from "Swingers" star Jon Favreau. No, the lecture speaker in Amsterdam was the other Jon Favreau, the former Obama speechwriter famous for penning the 2008 campaign anthem, "Yes We Can."

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  17. The Hottest Movie Trailers of the Week: 'Avengers: Age of Ultron,' 'Self/less' and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | Fandango.com

    ... d Business (in theaters this weekend), we're throwin' it back to that time he partied with hip LA bachelors like Jon Favreau and Ron Livingston in 1996's Swingers . Watch the trailer below, then say it with us... "Vegas, baby! Vegas!"

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  18. Read Full ArticleRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | B104

    ... in cinema with a hand and footprint ceremony held at Hollywood's TCL Chinese Theatre forecourt. "It was cool. [Jon Favreau] introduced me and we used to live just east of there in Los Feliz and Hancock Park when he came up and wrote Swingers," Vince ...

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  19. 'Unfinished Business' Returns Vince Vaughn To Ruder TerritoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2015 | ContactMusic.com

    ... of fun in lots of different ways - acting, producing and writing," he said. "It was great early on, working with Jon Favreau on Swingers and all the things that followed. Then doing those early independent films was great, and the big studio ...

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  20. Vince Vaughn gets star on Hollywood Walk of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2015 | KXLY-TV Spokane

    During a ceremony where Vince Vaughn accepted a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, the actor thanked actor/director Jon Favreau for helping launch his career.

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