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Women directed less than 7 percent of movies in 2013 and 2014

As the push for more diversity in filmmaking and Hollywood grows, the Directors Guild of America has released a new report examining the gender and ethnicity of the directors of films released in 2013 and 2014.
Movies & TV

Vevo buys Showyou video aggregator to step up to YouTube

The service has acquired Showyou, a video aggregation startup which began offering subscriptions for publishers' content last year. The streamer is hoping it can monetize content through subscriptions ala YouTube Red.
Movies & TV

Netflix nabs most 2016 SAG Awards nominations with a total of 10

Netflix proved to be the SAG Awards darling when nominations were announced on Wednesday. The streaming service pulled in 10 nominations, a total larger than that of any of its competitors.
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New star-studded video against gun violence features Amy Schumer, Kevin Bacon, and more

Big names in both the film industry and pop culture are speaking out against gun violence. Amy Schumer, Kevin Bacon, Jennifer Aniston, and more join President Obama in a new video from Everytown for Gun Safety.
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Ang Lee to use 3D to recreate one of the greatest boxing matches ever

Life of Pi director Ang Lee is reportedly moving forward with a 3D film about the third and deciding fight between Muhammad Ali and Joe Frazier, a bout that was dubbed "the Thrilla in Manila."
Movies & TV

Netflix exec says Narcos may have more viewers than Game of Thrones

Netflix shows aren't subject to traditional TV ratings, but if they were, the streamer's chief content officer is confident that their numbers would be impressive. According to Ted Sarandos, Narcos would top HBO mega-hit Game of Thrones.
Movies & TV

Watch the larger-than-life first trailer for Steven Spielberg's The BFG 1:50

Disney has released the first trailer for upcoming children's film The BFG, a film about a friendly giant that was directed by Steven Spielberg, and will feature music by John Williams.
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Get your YouTube fix right here with the top trending vids of 2015

YouTube has revealed its top trending videos for 2015, including picks from music videos, late night talk shows, and straight-up random viral videos. You know you need your YouTube fix, so get it all out of your system right here.
DT Daily

Apple gives up on live TV service after years of negotiations | DT Daily 1:59

After years of trying to develop a linear, live TV service for Apple TV owners, Apple is giving up to instead focus on apps that will be uniquely suited to the Apple TV experience.
Movies & TV

CBS All Access streaming service could go ad-free says CEO

CBS may offer a more expensive, ad-free, tier of its All Access streaming service for $10 per month, as opposed to the current $6 per month fee, according to a recent statment by CEO Les Moonves
Movies & TV

JJ Abrams talks terrifying reveal to Disney execs, other Star Wars details on Stern

Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens director JJ Abrams has been opening up a bit more lately about the film and he recently appeared on The Howard Stern show to discuss the film, among other things.
Home Theater

Apple suspends plans to develop live Internet TV service indefinitely

A new report claims that Apple has shelved its long-rumored plan to develop a live, online TV service aimed at cord cutters who have ditched cable. For now, the company will instead focus on app development for the Apple TV