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    Schwarzenegger Signs Calif Anti-Paparazzi Law

    California Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger signed a law on Friday tripling damages celebrities can win from paparazzi if they are assaulted during a shoot and denying the photographers profits from any pictures taken during an altercation. The new law comes as Los Angeles authorities try to crack down on aggressive photographers ...

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    If Hollywood decided to remake one of those

    If Hollywood decided to remake one of those wonderful old Perils of Pauline silent films—poor Pauline being helplessly affixed to the tracks—the era of female empowerment would dictate that Pauline extricate herself somehow from the situation, not be rescued by some he-man hero. And if any actor seems ...

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    'Rune' Set for an iPod Near You

    The indie filmmakers behind "Rune" are giving away iPod downloads of the entire 90-minute feature, building on the interest in watching movies on Apple's popular media player to help promote their movie.

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    NYC Renames Street for 'Law & Order'

    The folks on NBC's "Law & Order" will go to work on a familiar street

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    Ormond Speaks Against Human Trafficking

    Julia Ormond appealed to police agencies worldwide Monday to share information and resources in hopes of combating human trafficking.

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    Stoppard's 'Rock 'n' Roll' to Broadway

    Tom Stoppard, whose trilogy about 19th century Russian intellectuals, "The Coast of Utopia," was one of the highlights of the current theater season, will be back on Broadway in the fall.

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    ACTRA Makes Progress with Producers

    ACTRA reports North American producers have unconditionally withdrawn their proposal to reduce actors' fees by 25 percent -- a sign that the union has made some progress in its negotiations.

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    Drama Crix 'Doubt'-ful

    The New York Drama Critics Circle has awarded John Patrick Shanley's drama about a nun accusing a priest of molesting a young male student its citation for Best Play.

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    The Dos and Don'ts of Cold Readings

    Write down all the info your agent gives you about the audition. Wear what your agent tells you to wear. Be on time, but if you're running late, call your agent and let him or her know.

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    Compagnie Marie Chouinard

    I can't even imagine how the company members of Marie Chouinard's ensemble feel the morning after a performance.