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    12 Comedic Performances the Oscars Overlooked

    From Emily Blunt in “The Devil Wears Prada” to Robin Williams in “Mrs. Doubtfire,” we’ve rounded up the most underappreciated actors doing what Academy voters seem to fear: making us laugh.

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    14 (Fictional) Film and TV Presidents

    Before you gear up to elect the 45th president of the United States (and celebrate Presidents Day on Feb. 15), remember these 14 great— and not-so-great—film and TV presidents.

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    4 Great Gigs—Including a Luxury Cruise Line

    Do you hear that? That’s the sound of opportunity knocking. Check out these four highlights from Backstage’s current casting listings.

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    6 Famous Actors Who’ve Never Done a Sequel

    Though some second films can be incredible and downright entertaining, here are just six actors who’ve never done two of the same!

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    6 Great Film Performances From Child Actors in 2015

    No doubt about it, 2015 was a great year at the movies. With too many great performances to count, some of the year’s best came from stars under the age of 18. Here are six amazing film performances from child stars this past year.

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    12 Classic Movie Musicals

    Some of our favorite films are from another era. These 12 movie musicals are more than 50 years old, but their catchy tunes, star performances, and exciting dance sequences make them films for the ages.

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    Get Cast in ‘Rushes’ and 3 More Groovy Gigs

    A dark comedy pilot, a sci-fi romance film, a theater season’s inaugural season, and a travel show hosting gig round out this week’s best casting notices on Backstage!

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    The 2016 Oscar Nominees’ First On-Camera Roles

    This proved an especially competitive year for actors in Hollywood, with many of the 20 nominees giving career-best performances. But where did Leonardo DiCaprio, Brie Larson, Mark Rylance, Rooney Mara, and more first appear onscreen?

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    WATCH: David Bowie in 6 of Our Favorite Roles

    We look back on some of our favorite acting performances of the shape-shifting David Bowie, who died just two days after his 69th birthday and the release of his final album, “Blackstar.”

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    The 22nd Annual SAG Awards Film Nominees

    From “Carol” to “Bridge of Spies,” here are the films and the actors who scored nominations this year! Watch the live broadcast of the ceremony on TNT and TBS Jan. 30!