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Seth Meyers: Sean Hannity Makes Terrible Donald Trump Wingman

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Late Night host Seth Meyers looked at all the things President Donald Trump and Fox News Channel have been doing to distract their followers from the fact that the Gop controlled Senate’s Trumpcare embarrassment. The Congressional Budget Office projected this Trumpcare bill will leave about 22 million people uninsured, forcing Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell to scrub his plans to rush the bill written in secrecy to a vote, because it lacked the needed support… »

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SAG-aftra Members Tout “Solidarity” After Informational Meeting

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SAG-aftra members appear ready to strike if ongoing negotiations for a new film and TV contract fail to produce a fair deal. At least that was the consensus among members leaving tonight's informational meeting at the Sportsmen's Lodge in Studio City. “There was a lot of solidarity in the room,” said an actor leaving the meeting. “I certainly hope there won’t be a strike, but that depends on how the negotiations go.” “We’re vert united,” said an actress. “Everybody’s… »

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Stephen Colbert Fact-Checks Donald Trump Tweet Slamming Washington Post

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The day after Washington Post reported fake Time magazine covers featuring President Donald Trump were hanging in several of Potus’s resorts worldwide, Trump blasted #AmazonWashingtonPost (Trump-speak for Washington Post owned by Amazon founder Jeff Bezos) in a tweet, for “not paying internet taxes (which they should)” – and ” is Fake News!" Trump also tweet-tacked New York Times, claiming that newspaper does not fact check its reports on him and is “A Fake News… »

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CAA Signs Oscar- & Emmy-Winning Writer-Director Aaron Sorkin

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Exclusive: In a bombshell development, CAA has just signed Aaron Sorkin. Sorkin, an Oscar winner for The Social Network and six time Emmy winner for his series creation The West Wing, makes the move after he completed his directorial debut, Molly’s Game. That film, an  Stx Entertainment/eOne adaptation of the Molly Bloom memoir about her transition from Olympic skier to organizer of high stakes poker games, stars Jessica Chastain, Idris Elba and Kevin Costner. The film is… »

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SAG-aftra Briefs Agents On Contract Talks Amid Strike Threat

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Gearing up for a possible strike, leaders of SAG-aftra today met with talent agents to update them on the status of the union's negotiations for a new film and TV contact. David White, the union's national executive director, gave the agents a one-hour briefing on the contract talks after today's bargaining session with management's Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers. That the union would take the unusual step of reaching out to agents at this stage of… »

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‘Gypsy’ Review: Naomi Watts’ Talents Wasted In Derivative Netflix Drama

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There is a lot of teasing in Netflix's June 30-launching Gypsy, but ultimately the Naomi Watts-starring series is a non-thrilling exercise in temptation and betrayal that goes nowhere and doesn’t get there particularly fast. Created by newcomer Lisa Rubin and partially directed by Fifty Shades Of Grey helmer Sam Taylor-Johnson, the 10-episode first season stumbles most noticeably in its near total waste of the Oscar-nominated Watts’ skills and talent. As I say in my… »

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‘Pretty Little Liars’ Series Finale Ratings Rise Over 2016, Dominates Social Media

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After seven seasons, last night's Pretty Little Liars series finale on Freeform finally revealed who the mysterious blackmailing A.D. was and the I. Marlene King-created drama went out with a rare ratings rise. Unlike many series nowadays, the two-hour final episode "Till Death Do Us Part" saw not only an uptick week-to-week but also year-to-year. Surging up 75% among adults 18-49 from its June 20  penultimate episode "Farewell, My Lovely," the King-directed finale… »

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‘Game Of Thrones’ Tom Wlaschiha Cast In TNT Drama Pilot ‘The Deep Mad Dark’

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Game Of Thrones alum Tom Wlaschiha has been tapped to co-star in TNT's hourlong mystery drama pilot The Deep Mad Dark, produced by John Wells. In the pilot, written by Megan Martin and directed by Niels Arden Oplev, Wlaschiha will play the mysterious character of Joda. When Joda appears in the field across from her building in Detroit's north end, Dr. Polly Lewis is amused. He clears the field with a machete, and she watches a weird encampment grow as others join him. Is… »

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Donald Trump Posts Second James O’Keefe CNN-Attack Video On Instagram

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One day after Deputy Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders used her White House podium to plug a Project Veritas video she said she could not vouch for, attacking CNN for its coverage of Russia investigations, President Donald Trump posted a second Pv video to Instagram attacking CNN. The second video, as with the first, is based on a secretly recorded video of someone associated with CNN talking about the various investigations into Russian election tampering and… »

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Netflix Developing ‘Tales Of The City’ Revival With Laura Linney & Olympia Dukakis

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Netflix is developing a revival of Armistead Maupin’s San Francisco-set Tales of the City, with original cast members Laura Linney and Olympia Dukakis attached to star, sources confirm to Deadline. The new iteration would be a modern take on the Lgbt-themed series, set 25 years later, and possibly would be shot in San Francisco. The first of nine books in Maupin’s series, Tales of the City explores “alternative lifestyles” and “underground” culture in San Francisco in the… »

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FX Networks Promotes Colette Wilson To Svp Current Series; Pair Upped To VP

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FX Networks has promoted three key execs on its current series and development teams responsible for all original scripted programming across its suite of networks. Colette Wilson has been named Svp Current Series, Barbara Crawford is the new VP Current Series, and Kevin Wandell has been upped to VP Development. "Colette, Barbara and Kevin have been integral to the growth and success of FX Networks' slate of original programs, and we are happy that they will be playing an… »

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‘World Of Dance’ Ratings Rise, ‘iZombie’ Falls To Finale Low, NBC Wins Night

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After several hours of delay from Nielsen, we finally have last night's Big 4 primetime ratings, which showed another easy Tuesday win for NBC. Sure, America's Got Talent (2.4/10) dipped 8% among adults 18-49 from its June 20 show to a season low, but the Comcast-owned net ultimately snared a 2.3/9 rating overall and 10.65 million viewers. With NBC one of only two networks offering a full night of originals Tuesday, Agt was again the night’s top-rated show by a huge… »

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‘F Is For Family’ Renewed For Season 3 By Netflix

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Netflix has ordered a third season of animated series F Is For Family, from Vince Vaughn's Wild West Television and Gaumont Television. Series co-creator Bill Burr announced the news on Twitter: Really happy to announce there will be a season 3 of Fiff. Thanks to everyone for watching! @netflix #FIsForFamily #gaumontTV pic.twitter.com/YVowj4j7yE — Bill Burr (@billburr) June 28, 2017 Created by Burr and Emmy winner Michael Price (The Simpsons) F Is For Family is set… »

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‘Pretty Little Liars’: Creator I. Marlene King Talks Finale Mysteries, Reunions & Alternate Endings

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Spoiler Alert: This article contains details of last night's series finale of Freeform's Pretty Little Liars. By now, everyone who’s paid attention to Pretty Little Liars knows the big ugly truth: The evil twin did it. (And if you’re holding out and don’t want to know whose evil twin, stop reading here.) But were there other possible solutions or alternate endings considered to cap the seasons-long mystery solved in last night’s Season 7 (and series) finale? Was the… »

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‘This Is Us’: Alexandra Breckenridge, & Jon Huertas Upped To Series Regulars For Season 2 Of NBC Drama

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NBC’s breakout drama series This Is Us has handed out its first major cast promotions, making Alexandra Breckenridge, who has recurred as Sophie, and Jon Huertas, who plays Miguel, series regulars. Breckenridge was introduced in the second half of This Is Us‘ first season as Sophie, Kate’s (Chrissy Metz) childhood best friend and Kevin’s (Justin Hartley) childhood crush and ex-wife. In one of the major plot twists of This Is Us‘ first season, Kevin knocked on Sophie’s… »

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Beau Willimon Will Be Next WGA East President

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House of Cards creator Beau Willimon will be the next president of the WGA East. Michael Winship, the guild's president since 2007, isn't seeking re-election, and Willimon is running unopposed in the guild's upcoming officers and council election. Also running unopposed are incumbent Vice President Jeremy Pikser and incumbent Secretary-Treasurer Bob Schneider. In the council races, the 10 candidates vying for six open freelance seats are Amy Sohn, David Handelman, Stu… »

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Kathy Baker & Greg Grunberg Join HBO’s Joe Paterno Movie About Penn State Scandal

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Kathy Baker (The Ranch) and Heroes alum Greg Grunberg have been cast in lead roles opposite Al Pacino in HBO Films' untitled movie about the Penn State sexual abuse scandal, directed and executive produced by Barry Levinson. Written by Debora Cahn, John C. Richards and David McKenna, the film centers on legendary coach Joe Paterno (Pacino), who, after becoming the winningest coach in college football history, is embroiled in Penn State's Jerry Sandusky sexual abuse… »

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‘Killing Eve’: Jodie Comer Cast As Lead In BBC America Series

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Jodie Comer (The White Princess, Thirteen) has been cast in a lead role opposite Sandra Oh in Killing Eve, BBC America's eight-episode dramatic thriller series written by Fleabag's Phoebe Waller-Bridge. Killing Eve is based on the Villanelle novellas by Luke Jennings and centers on two women; Eve (Oh) is a bored, whip-smart, pay-grade security services operative whose desk-bound job doesn't fulfill her fantasies of being a spy. Villanelle (Comer) is an elegant, talented… »

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‘Better Things’ & ‘You’re The Worst’ Get Late-Summer Premiere Dates On FX, Fxx

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FX Networks has announced late-summer return dates for two its comedy series. Season 4 of You’re the Worst is set for 10 Pm Wednesday, September 6, on Fxx, and Pamela Adlon’s Peabody-winning Better Things bows at 10 Pm Thursday, September 14. Better Things, which earned WGA and Critics’ Choice noms for its freshman season, centers on Sam Fox (Adlon), a single, working actor with no filter raising her three daughters (Mikey Madison, Hannah Alligood, Olivia Edward) in Los… »

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E! Adds To Programming & Development Team

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E! continues to expand its programming and development team, with two promotions and a new hire. Julie St. Aubin has been promoted to VP Programming and Development; Alyssa Gerbasi has been upped to Director, Programming & Development and Jonathan Unger has moved from Dick Clark Productions to E! as Director, Programming & Development. Jeff Olde, Evp Programming & Development announced the news today in a note to staff that was obtained by Deadline. St. Aubin currently… »

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