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    J.J. Abrams Also Takes Himself Out Of Directing 'Star Wars 7,' Jon Favreau Curious

    Another day, another "Star Wars: Episode 7" nugget. Word around the sequel has been ranging from speculation to hard news (the latest being that Michael Arndt will be writing the screenplay, and that the movie is now in pre-production). But the biggest question facing fans right now is who...

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    Michael Arndt Writes 'Star Wars: Episode VII' Treatment, Spielberg, Abrams & Brad Bird Expected To Take A Look

    Well, no matter where you stand on the prospect of "Star Wars: Episode 7," you have to admit this is at least a step in the right direction. The studio has found an Oscar winner to pen the treatment and possibly the screenplay for the upcoming sequel, and nerds and indie-cinema heads alike will appr...

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    J.J. Abrams to Receive Producers Guild's 2013 Norman Lear Award [Abrams Clips]

    The Producers Guild of America will honor J.J. Abrams with the 2013 Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television, which will be presented to the writer-director-producer at their 24th annual awards ceremony on January 26.

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    J.J. Abrams to Accept Achievement Award at Producers Guild Awards

    The Producers Guild of America will honor award-winning television and film producer (and director) J.J. Abrams with the 2013 Norman Lear Achievement Award in Television at the 24th Annual Producers Guild Awards on Saturday, January 26, 2013 at the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Los Angeles, Californi...

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    Alfonso Cuarón Venturing Into TV, Teaming With J.J. Abrams on an NBC Pilot

    Like his Cha Cha Cha Films colleague Guillermo del Toro, "Children of Men" director Alfonso Cuarón is making a move to TV. And who better to do that with than the omnipresent J.J. Abrams? According to Deadline, Cuarón and Abrams just landed a pilot deal at NBC for an unt...

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    Alfonso Cuaron To Direct Supernatural Drama Pilot At NBC, Co-Producing With J.J. Abrams

    As we continue to patiently wait for Alfonso Cuaron's "Gravity" to get a release date and a marketing campaign from Warner Bros., it seems even the filmmaker himself is getting a bit antsy, and is lining up his first small-screen gig in nearly a decade.

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    J.J. Abrams' 'Star Trek' Sequel Apparently Entitled 'Star Trek Into Darkness'

    As ever, the CIA-like secrecy around J.J. Abrams' Bad Robot company has proved remarkably resilient against leaks during, and after, production of "Star Trek 2." We can be pretty sure that it'll involve spaceships. We know that most of the original cast, including Chris Pine, Zachary Quinto, Zoe Sal...

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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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