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    Review: Ron Howard's Concert Documentary 'Made In America' Featuring Jay Z

    The Made in America Festival is a two-day music festival that began in 2012 in Philadelphia and the visionary behind it is Jay Z, the rapper and entrepreneur who was, at least back then, in the process of stretching his multimedia empire far beyond rap albums. Instead of selling out arenas, he was b...

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    Watch: WTF Trailer For 'Run' With Jay Z, Beyoncé, Sean Penn, Jake Gyllenhaal, Blake Lively, Rashida Jones & More

    Just as that whole, weird Jay Z/Solange elevator dust up is clearing out of the tabloid food chain, it looks like the rapper and his wife Beyoncé have found a whole new way to weird us out. With the pair embarking shortly on a summer tour, they've dropped the trailer for the short film "Run" and we ...

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    Webby Award Winners Include Jay Z, Pharrell, Justin Bieber, HBO, Google and More

    Winners of the 18th annual Webby Awards have been announced. Among the honorees are celebrities Jay Z, Pharrell, Will Ferrell and Justin Bieber, and companies Netflix, Google, Mashable and Vice Media. They'll be feted at an awards ceremony at New York's landmark Cipriani Wall Street on Monday, May 1...

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    DJ Calvin Harris, Irvine Welsh Team Up with Will Smith, Jay-Z for HBO Electronic Music Comedy 'Higher'

    HBO is developing a half-hour fictional comedy set in the world of electronic music, according to Deadline. Titled "Higher," the series will be written by "Trainspotting" author Irvine Welsh and developed by UK DJ Calvin Harris.

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    David O. Russell Drama Goes To ABC, Bill Cosby Returning To Primetime & More

    The small screen continues to be a place of refuge for filmmakers looking to create work outside the tentpole-crazed studio system and the latest carpetbagger is none other than David O. Russell getting in on the action. Per Deadline, the “American Hustle” director is teaming up with “Erin Brockovic...

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    TIFF: 'Rush' Director Ron Howard, Star Chris Hemsworth and Hans Zimmer Do Facebook Q & As

    As part of Universal's Toronto International Film Festival press junket for Ron Howard's Formula 1 racing flick "Rush" (September 20), this Sunday at noon before the film's world premiere, Howard and star Chris Hemsworth will conduct their first ever Facebook Q&A. They'll also answer fan questions o...

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    Showtime Acquires Ron Howard's Jay Z Concert Doc 'Made in America'

    Showtime has picked up the rights for "Made in America," a concert doc directed by Ron Howard, produced by Brian Grazer and curated by Jay Z.

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    Watch: Jay Z's 10-Minute Short Film/Video 'Picasso Baby' Directed By Mark Romanek

    Inspired by famed performance artist Marina Abramovic, directed by Mark Romanek and an event coordinated through social media...you gotta hand it to Shawn Carter, he knows how to do it right. And the result is "Picasso Baby," the first promo/video/short film from his summer banger Magna Carta Holy G...

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    Interview: Mark Romanek Talks Jay Z's 'Picasso Baby' Short Film, Says "It's A Tsunami Of Joy"

    Tomorrow night, at 11 pm, Jay Z (the hyphen is gone!) will premiere his brand-new video for "Picasso Baby" on HBO, a highlight from his recently released Magna Carta Holy Grail album. It's an art installation-style 10-minute short film, in part based on Marina Abramovic's "The Artist in Present," an...

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    The 5 Most Ridiculous Things About 'The Great Gatsby,' Old Sport

    Opening a bit bigger than expected this past weekend and getting ready to explode confetti over crowds at Cannes later this week, Baz Luhrmann’s “The Great Gatsby,” starring Leonardo DiCaprio as Gatsby, Carey Mulligan as Daisy and Tobey Maguire as Nick Carraway, is totally ridiculous. It’s a rococo ...

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