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John Langley, creator and executive producer of the long-running reality series Cops, died of an apparent heart attack June 26 in Baja, Mexico as he was competing in the Coast to Coast Ensenada-San Felipe 250 off road race. Cops premiered on Fox in 1989 and aired continually as a first-run series until 2020, with multiple
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In an appearance on Real Time with Bill Maher, Quentin Tarantino reiterated his plan to retire after his next film, noting that he has considered making his swan song a reboot of Reservoir Dogs. Maher questioned the 58-year-old filmmaker’s intent to quit when he is still in his prime, observing that experience can often enhance
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On The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, supervising stunt coordinator Hank Amos helped design a sequence that is now “the highlight” of his career. The sequence from Episode 1, “New World Order,” involved a plane hijacking, followed by wingsuit flying, 90% of which was done practically. “I had the Red Bull Air Force, the greatest
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Last week, composer Kris Bowers presented some of his favorite pieces from Bridgerton at Deadline’s inaugural Sound & Screen event. The composer showcase, spotlighting original music written for television, was presented by Deadline, Global Music Rights and Rhapsody PR. During the event, which took place at the Newman Scoring Stage on the Fox Lot, Bowers accompanied
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U.S. streaming services, including Netflix, Amazon, and Disney+, are poised to face increased scrutiny from UK media regulator Ofcom under plans being drawn up by Boris Johnson’s government. The Daily Telegraph and The Times Of London were briefed on the proposals, which could see the streamers become part of the same regulatory regime as their
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On Saturday, Macy Gray published an op-ed, calling for a redesign of the American flag. She opened the piece, penned for Market Watch, by observing that the Confederate flag, which was created as “a symbol of opposition to the abolishment of slavery,” has recently proven “tired.” “We don’t see it much anymore,” she wrote. “However,
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