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    Paramount's Post-DreamWorks Animation Slate Includes 'SpongeBob' Sequel, 'Dora The Explorer' Movie & More

    It's an interesting time for animation at Paramount. For many years they were the sole distributor of DreamWorks Animation's animated product. After this fall's "Rise of the Guardians" though, that will no longer be the case, leaving DreamWorks to fend for itself (the studio is still figuring out wh...

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    Dustin Lance Black Penning J.J. Abrams-Produced Earthquake Movie

    Way back in 2008, J.J. Abrams teamed up with Universal to produce an earthquake movie -- not a remake of the 1974 Charlton Heston flick -- and tasked the original "The Omen" writer David Seltzer to pen the script. And then....that was pretty much the last we heard of it. But now a new writer is on b...

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    J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot Teams With Paramount For 'God Particle' & 'Wunderkind'

    Paramount has had a rough few weeks, with Sacha Baron Cohen’s “The Dictator” underperforming and their now tentpole-less summer after deciding to push back “G.I. Joe: Retaliation” by nine months. Fortunately for them, they’re still very much in the J.J. Abrams bus...

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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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