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    9 of the Best Films Directed By Actors and 5 of the Worst

    Zach Braff surprised his "Scrubs" fans with his endearing directorial debut "Garden State" that went on to become an indie sensation after world premiering at the Sundance Film Festival in 2014. Turns out the funnyman could not only act, but also direct like he'd been doing it for years. He's finall...

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    9 Actors Who Succeeded at Making Leap From Indies to Blockbusters and 3 Who Failed

    In honor of Lupita Nyong'o casting in "Star Wars," we've highlighted nine actors who fared well at leaping from indies to blockbusters, and three who didn't follow in their steps.

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    Hey Oliver Stone: Here Are 9 Actors Who Could Play Edward Snowden In Your Upcoming Biopic

    Now that it's been announced Oscar-winner Oliver Stone is locked in to write and direct Sony's upcoming Edward Snowden biopic, many are no doubt clamoring to know who the filmmaker will cast as his leading man. Adapted from Luke Harden's "The Snowden Files: The Inside Story of the World's Most Wante...

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    The Cannes Springboard: Here are 10 Actors to Watch Out For at the 2014 Cannes Film Festival

    If you want to trace the rise of Oscar Isaac, Adele Exarchopoulos, Tye Sheridan, and countless other name actors, all you have to do is take a look at past editions of the Cannes Film Festival. The event, a notorious hotbed for successful breakouts, kicks off May 14th this year, ushering in another ...

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    Before They Were Famous: Check Out the Best Actor Nominees in Their Debut Film Roles

    Following one of the most competitive Best Actor races in recent history, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences decided to nominate Christian Bale, Bruce Dern, Leonardo DiCaprio, Chiwetel Ejiofor and Matthew McConaughey for their spectacular performances. In honor of the nominees, Indiewir...

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    The Sundance Springboard: 10 Actors to Watch Out For at the 2014 Sundance Film Festival

    Brit Marling, Elizabeth Olsen, Edward Burns, Terrence Howard and Gabourey Sidibe all came to Park City as relative unknowns and emerged as highly sought-after talents. With the 2014 edition of the Sundance Film Festival launching tomorrow, the springboard is loaded. Here's Indiewire's picks for the ...

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    Forest Whitaker to Receive 2013 Actor Tribute at the 23rd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards

    Forest Whitaker will be presented with the Actor Tribute at the 23rd Annual Gotham Independent Film Awards, The Independent Filmmaker Project (IFP) announced.

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    The Biggest Indie Breakthroughs of 2013, So Far (Part 1)

    It's been just over six months since we said goodbye to 2012 and hello to 2013, and already we've seen a slew of promising indie talent breakthrough in big ways thanks to the Sundance, SXSW and Tribeca film festivals (among many others), and theatrical releases that caught on with the movie-going pu...

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    The 2013 Cannes Springboard: 10 Actors to Watch Out For On La Croisette

    One of the single greatest opportunities for an actor to break out on the world cinema stage, the Cannes Film Festival, has helped launch countless careers. With the 66th edition kicking off tonight with the European premiere of Baz Luhrmann's "The Great Gatsby" (starring a breakout actress who made...

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