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U2 To Perform At MTV EMAs

U2 To Perform At MTV EMAs

U2 To Perform At MTV EMAs The organizers of MTV EMAs revealed on Friday that U2 will also be performing in Glasgow on Sunday. U2 will be performing fourth time for MTV EMAs.  They were seen before in Rotterdam in 1997, Stockholm in 2000 and Berlin in 2009.  The band performed   “Pop Muzik/Mofo” in Rotterdam,  “Beautiful Day” in Stockholm ...

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Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg Reunite

Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg Reunite

Will Ferrell, Mark Wahlberg Reunite The stars of ‘Other Guys Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg are once again coming together for Paramount Pictures and Red Granite Pictures,’Daddy’s Home’. In this movie Will Ferrell will play the role of a kind and mannered radio executive who tries to become the best step dad to his wife’s two children just as their ...

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Xiaomi To Invest $1 Billion In Video Content

Xiaomi To Invest $1 Billion In Video Content

Xiaomi To Invest $1 Billion In Video Content Chinese mobile phone manufacturer Xiaomi will invest $1 billion in TV and video content, and has hired Chen Tong, a leading Internet executive from the online firm Sina, to oversee the fund. Tong, Sina.com’s editor in chief, will move to Xiaomi after working in Sina for 17 years, and will help the ...

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John Boorman To Receive Capri Legend Award

John Boorman To Receive Capri Legend Award

John Boorman To Receive Capri Legend Award Capri, Hollywood International Festival will bestow top honors to 81-year-old director John Boorman. The Academy Award-nominated director has released a wide range of iconic films over the course of his career including Excaliber, The General, Deliverance and Hope and Glory. His latest film, Queen and Country, an autobiographical sequel to Hope and Glory, ...

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China Require Permits For Foreign TV Shows

China Require Permits for Foreign TV Shows

China Require Permits for Foreign TV Shows Online streaming of Foreign TV shows and movies will need permits in China issued by a state watchdog, China Daily revealed on Monday. The State Administration of Press, Publication ,Radio and Television (SARPPFT) has been ordering from months the removal of the foreign TV shows and trailing warnings of regulation becoming tougher. According ...

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‘Leviathan’ Wins Top Prize At ADFF

'Leviathan' Wins Top Prize At ADFF

‘Leviathan’ Wins Top Prize At ADFF After the best film award at BFI London Film Festival ,  ‘Leviathan’ gets victory once again at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival. At this event which was held on Friday, Andrey ‘s drama, ‘Leviathan’ got the Black Pearl Award in the festival’s narrative competition and Alexay Serebryakov too won Best Actor Award for the ...

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Spain Passes Intellectual Property Law

Spain Passes Intellectual Property Law

Spain Passes Intellectual Property Law Critics complain of an unenforceable Google tax and missed opportunity for clear antipiracy law. Spain passed a law on Thursday that will impose google tax on aggregators that show snippets of content without paying for it.It’s called the Intellectual Property Law. The law LPI will come into effect by January 2015 which allows sanctions of ...

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China’s Baidu Ups Investment

China's Baidu Ups Investment

China’s Baidu Ups Investment China’s Baidu, the massive search engine whose iQiyi video website unit is making a major push into the film business, reported a 52-percent increase in revenues in the third quarter, and said it was upping its investment in content. Total revenues in the third quarter of 2014 were $2.203 billion), a 52 per cent increase from ...

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Cartagena Film Fest Expands Industry Arm

Cartagena Film Fest Expands Industry Arm

Cartagena Film Fest Expands Industry Arm The Cartagena International Film Festival (FICCI) announced on Monday its new industry sidebar Puerto FICCI, which will include the Cartagena Meetings forum and networking events, and a PuertoLab award for post-production. Cartagena Film Fest new fest director Diana Bustamante had previously revealed her intentions to expand the festival’s industry options, as the rise of ...

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Neil Patrick Harris to Host For NBC

Neil Patrick Harris to Host For NBC

Neil Patrick Harris to Host For NBC Actor Neil Patrick Harris is all set to Host a 10 episode Variety Show for NBC. The Gone Girl star and newly minted Oscar host has been tapped to host a 10-episode variety show for NBC. An adaptation of U.K.’s long-running Saturday Night Takeaway from ITV, the show would be based in New ...

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