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Cartoon dreams: Netflix's Japan anime school targets booming demand

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Armed with a set of pencils and a feather to sweep away eraser dust, Hitomi Tateno is training the next generation of anime artists at a new Netflix-funded academy as global demand for the Japanese genre soars. From runaway box office triumph "Demon Slayer" to recent Cannes sensation "Belle", anime… Read

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Film crew voiced complaints before fatal on-set shooting

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Alec Baldwin fatally shot a cinematographer on a New Mexico film set with a gun a crew member had assured the actor was safe, a tragic mistake that came hours after some workers walked off the job to protest conditions and production issues. An assistant director, Dave Halls, grabbed a… Read

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The often untold story of cleaning up dead 'kaiju' finally coming to theaters next year

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The tokusatsu genre in which giant monsters of kaiju do battle and cause widespread destruction in the process, has been undergoing a bit of a renaissance recently, with fun and interesting reboots springing up both in Japan and the U.S. And coming Feb 4, 2022, a truly bold experiment in the genre is… Read

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Baldwin was told gun was 'cold' before movie set shooting

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As a film crew and actors in western garb prepared to rehearse a scene inside a wooden, chapel-like building on a desert movie ranch outside Santa Fe, assistant director Dave Halls stepped outside and grabbed a prop gun off a cart. He walked back in and handed it to the… Read

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Adele storms back to top of UK charts with comeback single

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British soul superstar Adele on Friday topped the British charts for the first time in six years with comeback single "Easy On Me", notching the highest first-week sales since 2017. The single, in which she shares with the world details of the traumatic years she has endured since last releasing… Read

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In memoir, Katie Couric writes of feeling betrayed by Lauer

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On a summer day in the Hamptons last year, Katie Couric and her husband, John Molner, went out for a walk and saw a familiar white jeep drive by with Matt Lauer at the wheel. No waves, no hellos. Couric writes in her new memoir, “Going There,” that she realized… Read

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Peter Scolari of 'Newhart,' 'Bosom Buddies,' dies at 66

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Peter Scolari, a versatile character actor whose television roles included a yuppie producer on “Newhart” and a closeted dad on “Girls” and who was on Broadway with longtime friend Tom Hanks in “Lucky Guy," has died. He was 66. Scolari died Friday morning in New York after fighting cancer for… Read

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Wes Anderson turns his unique eye on France

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The master of ultra-ironic hipster filmmaking, Wes Anderson doubles down on his one-of-a-kind style with the release this week of "The French Dispatch", an ode to journalists and his adopted country. The Texan director's latest film crams in some major star power, with Timothee Chalamet and Benicio del Toro joining… Read

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Rod Stewart's plea deal on battery charge falls through

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A plea deal between British rock icon Rod Stewart and Florida prosecutors fell through Friday, meaning he and his adult son are again scheduled to stand trial on charges they battered a security guard during a New Year's Eve bash nearly two years ago. Neither Rod Stewart nor his son,… Read

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Sheriff: Alec Baldwin fired shot on movie set that killed woman

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A prop firearm discharged by veteran actor Alec Baldwin, who is producing and starring in a Western movie, killed his director of photography and injured the director Thursday at the movie set outside Santa Fe, authorities said. Santa Fe County Sheriff’s officials said Halyna Hutchins, director of photography for the… Read

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