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

    8 hrs ago | 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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  2. Some Dutch fans of actor Jon Favreau were surely bummed when former Obama speechwriter showed upRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 17 | 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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  3. The Hottest Movie Trailers of the Week: 'Avengers: Age of Ultron,' 'Self/less' and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | 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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    Friday Mar 6 | 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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  5. 'Unfinished Business' Returns Vince Vaughn To Ruder TerritoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | 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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  6. Vince Vaughn gets star on Hollywood Walk of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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  7. Vince Vaughn honoured with footprint ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | Halesowennews.co.uk

    ... loves working with his "tremendous" Irish co-star. Before the ceremony, Vince's old friend and Swingers co-star Jon Favreau gave a touching speech about their early days in Hollywood. "The whole film of Swingers, that whole script, came from those ...

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

    Wednesday Mar 4 | 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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  9. by request: chefRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 1 | Steven Rubio's Online Life

    ... the middle-aged man trying to come to terms with his life, while reconnecting with his son. Chef is definitely a Jon Favreau production ... he wrote it, he directed it, he starred in it. Making the main character be a chef allows for a slightly ...

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  10. Vince Vaughn Is Appalled at How Men Treat Women TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | People

    ... had lots of fun in lots of different ways - acting, producing and writing. 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. Doing the big studio ...

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  11. 9 New TV Shows and Movies to Watch on NetflixRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Shape

    ... interesting watch? Knowing Giannini was recently fired for doing just that. Chef Decidedly not Iron Man . Watch Jon Favreau go back to his indie roots in this Tribeca Film Festival favorite. White Bird in a Blizzard Shailene Woodley loves herself a ...

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  12. Anticipated films of 2015: Star Wars, Avengers sequel, Fifty Shades and moreRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Canada.com

    ... looking like a Dino Buddy? Does Cinderella get self-entitled in the new millennium makeover? And should director Jon Favreau, who had his breakout with Swingers, include the original animated swing dance sequence in his 21st-century update of The ...

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  13. 'Friends' on Netflix: 5 Must-Watch EpisodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... first Ross and Rachel kiss. Over the course of 10 seasons, "Friends" had many notable guest stars: Tom Selleck , Jon Favreau , Reese Witherspoon , Robin Williams , George Clooney -the list is long and extensive. This episode featured Brad Pitt , who ...

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  14. Friends' on Netflix: 5 Must-Watch EpisodesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | WSJ Media and Advertising

    ... first Ross and Rachel kiss. Over the course of 10 seasons, "Friends" had many notable guest stars: Tom Selleck , Jon Favreau , Reese Witherspoon , Robin Williams , George Clooney -the list is long and extensive. This episode featured Brad Pitt , who ...

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  15. Top 10 Films for 2014 starts with the tasty 'Chef'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 26, 2014 | Syracuse New Times

    ... big bow on my favorites from 2014. After a bunch of time spent at the top of the film chain making blockbusters, Jon Favreau picked a cooking theme to return to the little heartfelt spot that warmed him to America back in 1996 with Swingers . He ...

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  16. What's new on Netflix and Amazon for January 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 25, 2014 | CNET News.com

    ... Prime subscribers won't be getting that show, but will get some of my favorite flicks including Mr. Mom and Jon Favreau's Swingers. Iyaz Akhtar works tenaciously to make technology work for him so he can live a life of leisure. He's been in the tech ...

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  17. Jon Favreau makes no money from ElfRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Castanet.net

    Jon Favreau still hasn't made any money from 'Elf'. The 48-year-old actor-and-director made the festive comedy - which stars Will Ferrell - in 2003 and despite the fact it is regularly repeated on TV around the world over the Christmas period, he insists it hasn't been as profitable venture as much of his other work, including the 'Iron Man' movies.

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  18. Jon Favreau made NOTHING from Elf: Director reveals Will Ferrell movie is still not in profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Mirror.co.uk

    The 48-year-old actor-and-director made the festive comedy - which stars Will Ferrell - in 2003 and despite the fact it is regularly repeated on TV around the world over the Christmas period, he insists it hasn't been as profitable venture as much of his other work, including the Iron Man movies. He told Look: "Elf which shows every year here, when I look at the paperwork, it's not making profit yet.

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  19. The 10 Best Movies Of 2014, According To SeanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Cinema Blend News

    ... what ended up being an incredible year at the movies. Much like Swingers (which he wrote, but didn't direct), Jon Favreau's Chef is a heartfelt, bittersweet and painfully honest story about existing at a certain age. It's written, directed and acted ...

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  20. Check Out Jon Favreau's 'Jungle Book' Behind the Scenes PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | Firstshowing.net

    On Monday, we got a look at the first piece of concept art and the title treatment for The Jungle Book after Disney unveiled it over the weekend. Production is underway on the adaptation of Rudyard Kipling's classic book, and director Jon Favreau has been posting some cool photos from behind the scenes, both in the sound booth for recording cast members like Scarlett Johansson, Bill Murray and Christopher Walken , and on the set with Mowgli .

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