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Wilmore taking his own path as Colbert replacement

Wilmore taking his own path as Colbert replacement

January 14th, 2015 9:38 am by DAVID BAUDER, AP Television Writer

As Larry Wilmore sits down with a plate of pasta, a fan hands him a slip of paper with an idea to explore on Wilmore's new Comedy Central show premiering Monday. It's about international banking issues.

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Finalists from 'The Voice' to headline Rogersville July 4 celebration

Finalists from 'The Voice' to headline Rogersville July 4 celebration

January 13th, 2015 6:30 pm by Jeff Bobo

The Swon Brothers (Zach and Colton) first hit the national radar as finalists on "Team Blake" in Season four of The Voice. They were nominated for "Vocal Duo of the Year" for The 48th Annual CMA Awards.

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Amazon signs Woody Allen to create his first TV series

Amazon signs Woody Allen to create his first TV series

January 13th, 2015 10:46 am by FRAZIER MOORE, AP Television Writer

The Oscar-winning filmmaker will write and direct all of the episodes of the half-hour series, expected to premiere in 2016.

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Madonna, AC/DC, Ariana Grande to perform at Grammy Awards

Madonna, AC/DC, Ariana Grande to perform at Grammy Awards

January 13th, 2015 9:36 am by Associated Press

Madonna, AC/DC and Ariana Grande are among the first performers announced to take the stage at the Grammy Awards next month.

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'Boyhood' tops Golden Globes; 'Grand Budapest' upsets

'Boyhood' tops Golden Globes; 'Grand Budapest' upsets

January 12th, 2015 12:09 am by JAKE COYLE, AP Film Writer

Hollywood toasted free speech in its myriad forms, from mocking Bill Cosby to sincere words about the Paris terrorist attacks, at the 72nd annual Golden Globes on Sunday, where the tender coming-of-age drama "Boyhood" topped all films.

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HARDTACK and HARD TIMES: TCCWRT meeting features first person presentation "The Lion of Whitehall: Cassius Clay"

January 11th, 2015 7:23 pm by Ned Jilton

To most people the name Cassius Clay is the heavyweight boxer who changed his name to Mohamed Ali. Monday night learn of another Cassius Clay, this one fought in the Civil War.

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Study: White men get most entry-level TV directing jobs

Study: White men get most entry-level TV directing jobs

January 10th, 2015 10:04 am by LYNN ELBER, AP Television Writer

Women and minority directors are losing out on crucial entry-level jobs, according to a Directors Guild of America study released Friday.

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Sony Pictures CEO had 'no playbook' for mega-hack on studio

Sony Pictures CEO had 'no playbook' for mega-hack on studio

January 9th, 2015 9:40 am by TAMI ABDOLLAH, Associated Press

In the early hours of the hack, workers scrambled to find ways to communicate with the studio's 7,000 employees and keep the business running. Some dug through basement boxes for old BlackBerrys so they could email securely

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Cable series on Sullivan County Sheriff's Office  back for second season

Cable series on Sullivan County Sheriff's Office back for second season

January 9th, 2015 12:17 am by J. H. Osborne

Sheriff Wayne Anderson said producers of "Southern Justice" are expected to visit next month, with filming slated possibly to begin in March.

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Downey, 'Big Bang' win big at People's Choice Awards

Downey, 'Big Bang' win big at People's Choice Awards

January 8th, 2015 11:57 am by DERRIK J. LANG, AP Entertainment Writer

The gush-filled ceremony kicked off at the Nokia Theatre with "Mom" stars Anna Faris and Allison Janney quipping about their selection as the show's hosts.

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