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    Facing Reality

    When asked his opinion about the current overload of reality programming on the airwaves, veteran comedian Mel Brooks said it most succinctly: "I'm a writer. Reality TV puts me out of business."

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    Queen Latifah Hosts Hometown Premiere

    Queen Latifah hosted a hometown premiere of her latest movie "Last Holiday" on Wednesday, inviting hundreds of guests to a city movie theater.

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    Actors Return to Work at American Girl

    Actors working in musical shows at the American Girl Place theatre in midtown Manhattan returned to work on Saturday after walking out for two days late last week.

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    Four Plays Created Entirely on 'A' Train Route

    A musical set on a train isn't that unusual, but what about a musical written, composed, and cast all while in transit?

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    Tearing The Loom

    Pasadena Playhouse Balcony Theatre

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    Korean Actors, Filmmakers Argue Over Costs

    Actors and producers publicly hurled accusations at each other here Wednesday, as one of the biggest fault lines in the Korean film industry -- the issue of budget costs eating into profitability despite an unprecedented six-year growth -- burst into the open.

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    Screener Story Still a Suspenser

    The possibility that the MPAA may be considering revising its controversial screener ban to allow the use of specially coded VHS tapes has only increased the anxiety among the often anxious corps of awards-season campaigners.

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    Emmy Loves 'Raymond'

    "Everybody Loves Raymond" won its first prize for Outstanding Comedy Series at the 55th annual Emmy Awards, which were presented on Sunday, Sept. 21 at the Shrine Auditorium in Los Angeles. The CBS sitcom, now entering its eighth and probably last year, also won for Supporting Comedy Actor and Actress ...

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    SAG Nears End to Three Vouchers

    SAG appears close to putting final touches on its effort to end the controversial three-voucher system, thus making it more difficult for background actors to join the guild.

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    Fest Showcases Best of Down Under

    Australian talent is generating quite a buzz this year—a year in which some of the most touted screen performances came from well-known Australians such as Cate Blanchett, Naomi Watts, and Toni Collette. But how many up-and-coming Australian filmmakers can you name? If you are in the mood to sample ...