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    Academy Governors Awards 2013 Go to Angelina Jolie, Angela Lansbury, Steve Martin and Piero Tosi

    The 2013 Academy Governors Awards have finally been announced after a day-long delay while executives waited to notify one traveling awardee. The Board of Governors voted on the awards on Tuesday night. The Academy Governors will present on November 16 Honorary Awards to actress Angela Lansbury, wri...

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    Angelina Jolie Tops Forbes' Highest Paid Actress List; Jennifer Lawrence, Kristen Stewart and More in the Mix

    Angelina Jolie tops Forbes' just-announced highest paid actress list; she made an estimated $33 million between June 2012 and June 2013. Check out the other four names rounding out the top five, below.

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    Watch: Pitt Talks 'World War Z' on Good Morning America, Says Jolie Back to "Business As Usual" Following Surgery

    Brad Pitt appeared on "Good Morning America" today, chatting with George Stephanopoulos about his upcoming "World War Z" (June 21), and also discussing Angelina Jolie's decision earlier this year to undergo a preventative double mastectomy. Pitt says Jolie is resilient following the surgery: "Busine...

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    6 A-List Stars With Greenlight Power: Do They Wield It For Good Or Evil?

    The process by which movie A gets made while movies B-Z end up as so much shredded paper and shattered dreams is an arcane and mysterious one. While it seems as though most scripts, if they’re not just ignored, are simply fed into the enormous, clogged-up machine of the Hollywood system to be pawed ...

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    Casting Watch: Angelina Jolie May Play Her Late Mother, Actress and Charity Founder Marcheline Bertrand, in Biopic

    Following last week's news that Angelina Jolie underwent a preventative double mastectomy to drastically lower her likelihood of breast cancer, it has been announced that Jolie will play her mother, actress and charity founder Marcheline Bertrand, in a biopic based on her life. Bertrand died in 2007...

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    Angelina Jolie Writes About Her Decision to Have a Preventative Double Mastectomy and Commitment to Family

    The New York Times published an op-ed piece by Angelina Jolie this morning, in which she articulately explains her reasoning for undergoing a preventative double mastectomy, a process that has taken the past three months to complete. Jolie's mother died from cancer at age 56, and, after consulting d...

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    Angelina Jolie's Courageous Revelation

    In a courageous op-ed in today's New York Times, Angelina Jolie revealed that over the last several months she has undergone a prophylactic double mastectomy because she has BRCA1 gene.

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    Cheers! Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt Releasing First Wine Next Month from Chateau Miraval

    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt now own Chateau Miraval in Correns, France, and will begin releasing their first wine next month.

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    2012 Movie Roles That Should Have Gone to Someone Else

    As we look back at the year in film, we find -- as always -- there's room for improvement. Often by simply replacing a lead actor, a world of difference could be made on the overall effect of the film. Films come together the way they do for a reason. Often it's more about a star's marqu...

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    Beautiful Darkness: 5 Actresses Whose Gritty Indie Roots Made for Great Fairy Tale Villains

    What these women also have in common -- aside from Academy Award nominations -- is a history of gritty, complex performances in more indie-flavored movies. Below, a rundown of the dark roots of five modern-day queens.

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