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    Witness Predicts Long-Playing "Lion"

    (BPI) LOS ANGELES-Jeffrey Katzenberg's chief expert witness gazed into his crystal ball again last week and predicted that "The Lion King" stage play will run in London through the year 2010, though there's really no way of knowing because the play won't open there until next

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    "SCORPIONS" CREW

    Parviz Saghizadeh (prod./dir.) is seeking a line producer/production manager, A.D., location manager/scout, D.P., A.C., sound mixer, boom operator, non-linear editor, gaffer, grip, makeup artist, art director, prop master, set designer, script supervisor, music composer, and P.A.s for Scorpions, a 35mm feature-length dramatic ...

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    Senate Showing Power Support for NEAIn House, Two Absent Voters Might Have Made Difference

    Powerful Senate committee chairmen began specifying their support last week for the beleaguered National Endowment for the Arts (NEA). Their endorsements appear vital, coming at a time when the Senate is preparing to consider NEA funding, and on the heels of the House's voting to eliminate the

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    They Who Give Gave Big in '99, Trust Reports

    Good news for not-for-profit organizations, including the arts: Charitable giving surpassed $190 billion in 1999, an increase of more than $15 billion over the last two years.

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    taping. A few emails and phone calls later,

    taping. A few emails and phone calls later, Bonner was flown to New York for a screen test and was given a contract role. "I think he knew from the beginning he wanted me to be this love interest for the Latino heartthrob on the show," Bonner said. "I was ...

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    Our View

    hose who doubted that an action movie headlined by a 43-year-old former drug addict could gross $102.1 million on its opening weekend need look no further than the success of Iron Man for proof they were wrong. Aside from being a box office bonanza, the film, with 1993 Oscar ...

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    STAGE & SCREEN : Altered States - Theatre actors try television, television actors try theatre, directors take on new genres: All for the thrill and the growth of something new.

    Even after five years starring on network television (as an innocent teen discovering life in Boy Meets World), Ben Savage retains a refreshing na•vetƒ and sweetness. But as he readies to move from high school to university, he is also preparing to make some changes in his artistic life ...

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    Critic's Picks

    ¥ Adam and Eva Marie, presented by and at the Actors Art Theatre, 6128 Wilshire Blvd., Los Angeles. Through Nov. 8. (213)

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    While Reaser and Bornheimer were experiencing the

    While Reaser and Bornheimer were experiencing the pilot-season gauntlet, Torv was half a world away, chilling out in her native Australia. She was initially thinking of journeying to the States for pilot season, but when the writers strike hit, she decided to hold off. "I thought, I'm just gonna ...