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    SAG's national board met this week to vote on approving Santa Clara University law professor Steve Diamond as the union's new national executive director. Diamond would take over about seven months after the board fired Greg Hessinger in a political showdown between National President Alan Rosenberg's faction ...

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    Nijinsky From the Hamburg Ballet

    Numerous attributes are credited to the legendary Nijinsky, the most acclaimed dancer of the 20th century. In his short career, he not only achieved fame as a dancer, he created four ballets: "L'Après-midi d'un Faune," "Jeux," "Le Sacre du printemps," and "Till Eulenspiegel." With these, he established new ...

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    The Coen brothers' No Country for Old Men was named best film Dec. 5 by the National Board of Review of Motion Pictures. Tim Burton won best director for Sweeney Todd, George Clooney was named best actor for Michael Clayton, and Julie Christie earned best actress for Away From Her ...

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    William Hurt Hurtling to 'Hulk' Cast

    William Hurt has joined the all-star cast of Marvel Studios' "The Incredible Hulk."

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    Like Sally Field when she won the Oscar in 1985,

    Like Sally Field when she won the Oscar in 1985, it may be hard for you to believe that the buttoned-up corporate managers who keep the gleaming wheels of big business turning really do like having actors—highly creative, emotional beings with one foot on the pavement and the other ...

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    CBS Putting its 'Brand' on YouTube

    YouTube and CBS Corp. said Wednesday that they have launched the CBS Brand Channel, a central part of the content and advertising partnership between the two companies announced last week.

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    Trio Team Up for TV, Film Projects

    Local TV reporter-turned-writer Phil Johnston and Emmy-winning directing brothers Joe and Anthony Russo have teamed to sell two projects within the past two weeks.

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    Bokan, the Bad Hearted

    In its brief appearance at La MaMa, Loco 7's "Bokan, the Bad Hearted" made a highly dramatic visual impact.

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    'Spider-Man' Producer Laura Ziskin Dies at 61

    Laura Ziskin, who produced the "Spider-Man" movie franchise among many other hits in a 35-year Hollywood career, has died. She was 61.