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    The Unexpected Man

    "I've done horror, sci-fi, spy, thriller, a lot of history, and now finally a comedy. I've got some cop shows and doctor shows. The only thing I don't have is a 'Star Trek,' series and I don't have a lawyer show."

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    'Network' Head

    With 'True Grit' and 'The Social Network' still racking up accolades, producer Scott Rudin took the time to speak with Back Stage about some of his more memorable casting coups.

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    Sundance '11: Adepero Oduye

    Adepero Oduye has her first feature-film leading role in "Pariah," writer-director Dee Rees' tale of a teenage African-American girl in Brooklyn who struggles to hide her homosexuality from her parents.

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    Matt McCarthy 'Marking Out' Comedy Extravaganza in NYC

    Comedian Matt McCarthy loves professional wrestling, and comedy. "I see a lot of parallels between stand-up and wrestling," he says. "They're both bastardized, in a way."

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    The Designated Artist

    He is not now, nor was he ever, a matinee idol. But Wallace Shawn has amassed an astonishing number of rich, varied credits—as an actor and as a writer.

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    A 'Way' About Him

    Peter Weir is known for drawing terrific performances from actors, be it Mel Gibson verging on stardom in "Gallipoli," the cast of young unknowns for "Dead Poets Society," or Jim Carrey in "The Truman Show."

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    Scrubbing In

    Back Stage caught up with Kevin McKidd to discuss his experience at the helm of the an episode of "Grey's Anatomy"—titled "Don't Deceive Me (Please Don't Go)"—and how being an overthinking actor helped him.

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    Hot Under the Collar

    Tim DeKay has played such varied roles as Bizarro Jerry on "Seinfeld" and the disabled carnival co-manager on HBO's "Carnivale." Now the veteran actor returns as FBI agent Peter Burke on USA's "White Collar."

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    Creating a 'Community'

    Spirit Awards host and star of the NBC comedy "Community" Joel McHale reveals his thoughts on playing himself, finding his voice, and his greatest fear.

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    Independent Means

    A Q&A with Film Independent’s executive director, Dawn Hudson about the organization's mission to nurture and support independent filmmakers and celebrate their work.