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YouTube changes its tune, will now defend select channels against DMCA takedowns

YouTube will defend select video creators from DMCA abuse with a new $1 million legal protection fund. This follows growing DMCA takedowns by unregistered groups, which hurt a YouTube channel's revenue.
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Here’s Amazon’s plan for generating original content for Prime Video

If you fancy yourself as the next David O. Russell or Aaron Sorkin but continue to find enough excuses to avoid actually getting started with your screenplay, how about kicking things off today using a new writing tool from Amazon.
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Edgar Wright to direct DreamWorks Animation film about shadows

Shaun of the Dead and The Adventure of Tintin's Edgar Wright will direct and co-write a fully animated project for DreamWorks about shadows. English comedian David Walliams, best known for the BBC comedy sketch show Little Britain, will…
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John Malkovich stars in new movie that literally won’t be seen for 100 years

John Malkovich and Robert Rodriguez have completed a new project that literally won't be seen by anyone for a century. Called 100 Years, the film will be locked in a time-lock safe designed to open exactly 100 years in the future.
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James Franco tries to thwart JFK's assassination in teaser for 11-22-63

Hulu brought out big guns like J.J. Abrams and James Franco for 11-22-63, and the streaming giant has just released the first teaser trailer for the upcoming, eight-part miniseries
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Emma Stone to hit the hard court as tennis great Billie Jean King in Battle of the Sexes

Emma Stone had better start working on her backhand, as the Birdman actress has just been cast as tennis great Billie Jean King in a film that tells the story of the famous "Battle of the Sexes" tennis match.

Who's so vain? Carly Simon finally reveals who her hit song is all about

Songwriter Carly Simon has finally revealed that her 1972 hit You're So Vain is about three different men, with longtime suspect Warren Beatty the subject of the song's second verse.
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Freddie Mercury to be immortalized in biopic from Theory of Everything writer

Academy Award-winning screenwriter Anthony McCarten will pen the script for a new Freddie Mercury biopic, which producers from GK Films hope will star up-and-coming Spectre actor Ben Whishaw.
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Milla Jovovich gets geriatric in new photo from Resident Evil: The Final Chapter

Resident Evil franchise star Milla Jovovich posted a photo of herself in old-age makeup from the set of Resident Evil: The Final Chapter, the final installment of the hit series based on the popular video game.

Comcast targets cord cutters with data cap dodging Stream TV

Comcast's latest attempt to woo cord cutters is a streaming TV service offered exclusive to its Internet-only customers, which allows users to dodge the company's often-criticized data caps.
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Justin Bieber returns for a second round of CarPool Karaoke with James Corden

Justin Bieber appeared for the second time as the passenger in late night talk show host James Corden's popular Carpool Karaoke segment. This time, the pair even stopped at a clothing store to help Corden update his attire.
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The Four Horsemen return to the stage in the new trailer for Now You See Me 2 0:59

Lionsgate Pictures has released the first trailer for Now You See Me 2, the sequel to director Louis Leterrier's 2013 hit about a group of illusionists who unite to pull off a massive heist.