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Billy Bob Thornton to Star in FX’s ‘Fargo’

Oscar-nominee Billy Bob Thornton has signed on to star in FX’s limited series “Fargo,” John Landgraf, CEO of FX Networks, announced Friday. “Fargo” is a 10-episode TV adaptation inspired by the Coen Brothers’ 1996 feature film, which earned seven Oscar nominations, and Joel and Ethan Coen are on board as executive producers along with Warren […]

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Coen Brothers Sell Detective Comedy Series to Fox

LOS ANGELES (TheWrap.com) – Count Joel and Ethan Coen among the big-screen talents who are dipping their toes into the television waters. The fraternal filmmaking team have sold an hour-long comedy, “HarveKarbo,” to Fox. The single-camera project, which was co-created by the Coen Brothers and “Cedar Rapids” writer Phil Johnston (who’s handling writing duties for […]

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Oscar Winners On Demand Now: The Hurt Locker & More

As we bask in the post-Oscar glow of The Hurt Locker winning its bounty of Academy Awards and shutting out the overblown Avatar in most of its categories, perhaps now you’re interested in actually seeing the films that won these trophies. Fortunately, you can check out that Best Picture, Best Director, Best Original Screenplay, Best […]

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Live Report from the Academy Awards

Tonight’s the night. In about half an hour, the 82nd Annual Academy Awards will start broadcasting live from Hollywood, California. There are many, many attractive people here, and out on the red carpet, Avatar star Sam Worthington made a point to tell the entire crowd that “this is f-ing unbelievable.” I’m sitting here live in […]

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Josh Brolin Up For ‘Men In Black 3’

Josh Brolin is currently being considered for a role in the recently announced Men In Black 3, which will bring back Will Smith and possibly director Barry Sonnenfeld, but will be scripted by Etan Cohen, who is not one of the Coen Brothers but rather the guy who brought us the gloriously insane Tropic Thunder. […]

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