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    J.J. Abrams Sneaks In Early Look At Klingons From 'Star Trek' Sequel During MTV Movie Awards Skit

    J.J. Abrams just doesn't do conventional does he? The writer-director unveiled an early look at a Klingon from his upcoming "Star Trek" sequel during this past weekend's MTV Movie Awards but, rather than putting it on the MTV website or premiering it in footage during the show, Abr...

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    Watch: The Lights Go Out in the Trailer for J.J. Abrams 'Revolution'

    "It's going to turn off and it's going to never, ever turn back on." All electricity goes away in NBC's upcoming apocalyptic series from executive producers J. J. Abrams and Eric Kripke (of "Supernatural"), with Jon Favreau attached as a director (of, one pr...

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    Watch Clips From J.J.Abrams and Other NBC Fall Shows. What Looks Best?

    J.J.Abrams and Giancarlo Esposito go post-Apocalyptic, Jesse Spencer post-House fights fires in Chicago, and Matthew Perry tries again as a widowed sportscaster, in NBC’s fall series This week all the networks parade their new-season stars on stage for advertisers in their noisy Upfront e...

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    Watch: Extended Trailer For J.J. Abrams-Produced, Jon Favreau-Directed Show 'Revolution'

    Well, pilot season is just around the corner and the networks are beginning to unveil their clips and trailers hoping to start getting some buzz brewing about their newest offerings. But the reality is that of the shows that make it to air, many won't last past a season, but if there is one pers...

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    J. J. Abrams' Apocalypse Drama Gets a Greenlight From NBC

    J. J. Abrams' new apocalypse drama is coming to NBC. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the network's going forward with may or may not still be titled "Revolution," the latest TV series from prolific executive producer Abrams (whose "Persons of Interest" has been renew...

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    Discuss: After 'The Hunger Games' & 'The Dark Knight Rises,' Does Less Mean More When It Comes To Movie Marketing?

    The creator of "Lost" might have a horse in this fight (he's the co-writer of Ridley Scott's "Prometheus"), but he also has a point. In the last few months, marketing of major blockbusters seems to fall into two separate categories: keeping your cards close to the chest (the J.J. Abrams mystery box ...

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    Is This An Alternate Universe? 'Fringe' Gets Renewed For Fifth (And Final) Season

    Well this is something of a surprise – “Fringe,” the much-beloved but dismally rated sci-fi series created by J.J. Abrams, Alex Kurtzman and Roberto Orci, is getting a reprieve. Fox has announced that they’ve made a deal to bring back the series for a fifth (and final) 13-episode stretch, mostly, it...

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    'Fringe' Finale Has Two Potential Endings to Accomodate Show's Uncertain Future

    It's makes thematically sound sense that the "Fringe" finale, which will air on May 11th, has been shot to accomodate two potential endings -- this is a show, after all, that straddles a pair of divergent universes. But it's also a move that's all about the business of televisi...

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    Jon Favreau Teams With J.J. Abrams For 'Revolution'; Gavin O'Connor, Neil Burger & Ellen Barkin Take TV Pilots

    Remember when big-screen talent lining up work on television was big news? Now it's frankly surprising if a Hollywood director or actor hasn't got a project on TV. Here's the latest list that will be working on pilots this year.

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    'Training Day' Scribe David Ayer Developing HBO Show; J.J. Abrams Sets Up Apocalyptic Sci-Fi Show At NBC & More

    With Michael Mann and David Milch's HBO show "Luck," which features filmic talent like Dustin Hoffman, Nick Nolte, Michael Gambon and Joan Allen, among others, being picked up for a second season only days after the first episode aired, the spate of cinematic types dipping their toe into television ...

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