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A biopic of R.A. Dickey could be an Oscar winner

As a longtime New York Mets fan, one of my great recent delights in the sporting world was seeing R.A. Dickey come of age while in his thirties. A supposedly washed up pitcher, Dickey developed the knuckleball (a very unique pitch that is almost impossible to master and even harder[...]

‘THE SECRET CIRCLE’ : Photo Gallery January 6, 2012

HollywoodNews.com: The latest episode of ‘The Secret Circle’ on the CW aired last night, and now you can check out some of the photos from the episode. The episode, “Darkness,” focuses on Cassie revealing her deepest secret yet. Stefanie Kramer and Grey Damon guest star on the episode from January 5,[...]

Emmys show love to “Mad Men,” “Modern Family”

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Nominations for the 2011 Emmy Awards were announced Thursday morning, with AMC’s “Mad Men” and ABC’s “Modern Family” leading the pack. First-year shows “Boardwalk Empire” and “Game of Thrones” also enjoyed strong showings, while AMC’s “The Killing” picked up and handful of nominations (despite critical backlash as[...]

Wonder Woman TV gig goes to “Friday Night Lights” beauty

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: “Friday Night Lights” beauty Adrianne Palicki has been selected to play Wonder Woman in a new television series that’s being prepared by TV veteran David E. Kelley (“Ally McBeal,” “The Practice”). Kelley’s involvement no doubts leads to the show’s main subploit, which will find Wonder Woman juggling a[...]

Jackson Rathbone and Aimee Teegarden to star in “Aim High”

HollywoodNews.com: Jackson Rathbone, best known for his role as the scarred vampire “Jasper Hale” in the Twilight movie series, and Aimee Teegarden, known to loyal “Friday Night Lights” fans as “Julie Taylor,” have been cast to star in the new teen action series “Aim High.” Rathbone will star as teenage[...]

Robert Pattinson surprises Connecticut students with video cameo

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Robert Pattinson has a bright future in film after the “Twilight” franchise fades into the sunset following “Breaking Dawn,” and by the looks of this new clip, the actor might want to try his hand at comedy. Let’s set the stage. “Friday Night Lights” and “Battleship” director Peter[...]

Netflix to begin streaming NBC network, cable programming

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: As Blockbuster files for bankruptcy protection, it’s chief competitor – Netflix – continues to make moves that expand the company’s services. Netflix and NBC Universal Domestic Television Distribution announced in a release that they have entered into an expanded license agreement through which Netflix members can instantly watch[...]

Lone Star: Inside Fox’s Hot New Drama

By Fred Topel HollywoodNews.com: Fox’s big new show for the fall is Lone Star, a drama set in the oil business of Texas. Newcomer James Wolk plays Bob Allen. He’s a con artist leading a double life, one with a wife and the other with a girlfriend, with a different business[...]

Silversun Pickups, Placebo featured on “Vampire Diaries” soundtrack

HollywoodNews.com: “The Vampire Diaries” Original Television Soundtrack will bring a handful of exclusive tracks unavailable elsewhere—including songs by Smashing Pumpkins and Gorillaz—plus favorites from season one of the hit TV show, including “Sleep Alone” by Bat for Lashes and “Running Up That Hill” by Placebo. The collection’s focus track is[...]

2010 Primetime Emmys Roundup

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: Well, Neil Patrick Harris did not win the Emmy for supporting actor in a comedy but with two already at home, he seemed to be in terrific spirits during the telecast. Neil also managed one of the funnier lines of the evening when he said: “I’d like to[...]
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