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Martha Stewart Sitcom in Development at Fox

What would Martha do? We’re about to find out as the domestic goddess broadens her empire … with a foray into the comedy world. Martha Stewart is executive producing a sitcom for Fox that is about … Martha Stewart, Deadline reports. The comedy is based on the upcoming book “The Tao of Martha” by Jen […]

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Oscars Tap Zimmer, Williams as Music Consultants

LOS ANGELES — An Oscar-winning composer and Grammy-winning rapper will handle the music at the 84th annual Academy Awards. Producers said Thursday that Hans Zimmer and Pharrell Williams will serve as the show’s music consultants. Neither musician has worked on the Oscars before. Zimmer won an Oscar for the original score for 1994’s “The Lion […]

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NBC to Make Sarah Silverman Comedy Pilot

Not content to have just crass comedian Whitney Cummings on its network, NBC has ordered a pilot from the woman who’s been doing “the Whitney thing” since Whitney was a pre-teen. That’s right, folks: The Peacock network is making a pilot with Sarah Silverman. The pilot is being produced by Brian Grazer and Ron Howard, […]

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Billy Crystal to Host Oscars

UPDATE: The Hollywood Reporter got confirmation on this from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Looks like Billy Crystal will be the host of the 84th Oscars, replacing the departed Eddie Murphy. PREVIOUSLY: In the “what are we supposed to make of this?” department, this tweet came across our screens from none other […]

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