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  1. Stephen King, J.J. Abrams & James Franco Go Behind the Scenes of the New Hulu Series 11.22.63Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Laughing Squid

    ... Burk serve as executive producers. Academy Award-winning Director Kevin Macdonald (Last King of Scotland, State of Play, Black Sea) directs and executive produces the first two hours. Scott Beale is the Founder, Publisher and Editor-in-Chief of ...

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  2. Go Behind the Scenes of Hulu's 11.22.63Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... yan Burk serve as executive producers. Academy Award-winning director Kevin Macdonald ( Last King of Scotland, State of Play, Black Sea ) directs and executive produces the first two hours.

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  3. Join Hulu's 11.22.63 Instagram Activation CampaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | DreadCentrol.com

    ... yan Burk serve as executive producers. Academy Award-winning director Kevin Macdonald ( Last King of Scotland, State of Play, Black Sea ) directs and executive produces the first two hours.

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  4. Hulu Releases the 11.22.63 TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2016 | ComingSoon.net

    ... serve as executive producers. Academy Award-winning Director Kevin Macdonald ( The Last King of Scotland , State of Play , Black Sea ) directs and executive produces the first two hours. The series also stars Chris Cooper, Josh Duhamel, T.R. Knight, ...

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  5. Mr. Chili Man, Tear Down the Cosby WallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | TheDailyBeast.com

    ... to remain open and unharmed during the 1968 riots. (Russell Crowe's character in the 2009 thriller State of Play is a big fan of their half-smokes and cheeseburgers.) It's also a landmark where Cosby has long been adored. The comic has been a ...

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  6. Hulu releases a new, backwards-running trailer for TV series based on Stephen King's 11/22/63Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... The eight-part miniseries is directed by Oscar-winning filmmaker Kevin Macdonald ( The Last King of Scotland , State of Play ) and, along with Franco, stars Chris Cooper ( Adaptation ), Josh Duhamel ( Transformers ), T.R. Knight ( Grey's Anatomy ), ...

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  7. Go Backwards with the New 11.22.63 Teaser TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... serve as executive producers. Academy Award-winning Director Kevin Macdonald ( The Last King of Scotland , State of Play , Black Sea ) directs and executive produces the first two hours. The series also stars Chris Cooper, Josh Duhamel, T.R. Knight, ...

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  8. Column: What 'Spotlight' gets right about journalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    In an age when candidates maul moderators during presidential debates and professors call for "some muscle" to block student journalists from filming campus protests, it's easy to see why Hollywood sometimes portrays the media as others see us. It's easy to patronize or weaponize or just sensationalize an industry on the outs: We're Will Ferrell in "Anchorman," Jake Gyllenhaal in "Nightcrawler," Russell Crowe in "State of Play."

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  9. J.J. Abrams & James Franco Are Adapting a Stephen King Novel for HuluRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Hypebeast.com

    ... Kay, and Daniel Webber and directed by the Academy Award-winning Kevin Macdonald ( The Last King of Scotland , State of Play , Black Sea ) with Abrams serving as an executive producer, 11.22.63 will premiere February 15, 2016.

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  10. 11-22-63 teaser sends James Franco back in time to stop JFK's assasinationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Digital Trends

    ... has become an popular hypothetical. Academy Award-winning Director Kevin Macdonald ( Last King of Scotland, State of Play ) directed the first two hours of the series and - given the level of talent involved with this project - anything but a home ...

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  11. James Franco plays a teacher that time travels to 1958 to save...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... Force Awakens producer JJ Abrams. Academy Award-winning Director Kevin Macdonald (The Last King of Scotland, State of Play, Black Sea) directs and executive produces the first two hours. And King has given the show a big thumb's up. 'It's ...

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  12. 11.22.63 Teaser Trailer: James Franco Stars in the Stephen King SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... urk serve as executive producers. Academy Award-winning Director Kevin Macdonald ( The Last King of Scotland , State of Play , Black Sea ) directs and executive produces the first two hours.

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  13. What does 'Spotlight' get right about journalism?Nov 12, 2015,Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In an age when candidates maul moderators during presidential debates and professors call for "some muscle" to block student journalists from filming campus protests, it's easy to see why Hollywood sometimes portrays the media as others see us. It's easy to patronize or weaponize or just sensationalize an industry on the outs: We're Will Ferrell in "Anchorman," Jake Gyllenhaal in "Nightcrawler," Russell Crowe in "State of Play."

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  14. Tom McCarthy reveals his biggest gamble in making 'Spotlight'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2015 | Entertainment Weekly

    "Journalistic thriller" doesn't really qualify as its own movie genre. There's All the President's Men , of course, and The Parallax View and State of Play , to a degree.

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  15. Hulu Original 11.22.63 Premieres Presidents Day 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2015 | ComingSoon.net

    ... urk serve as executive producers. Academy Award-winning Director Kevin Macdonald ( The Last King of Scotland , State of Play , Black Sea ) directs and executive produces the first two hours.

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  16. The real people behind the - Spotlight' charactersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... isn't her only newspaper-based drama; in 2009, she starred alongside Russell Crowe and Ben Affleck in "State of Play." Other movies include: "Sherlock Holmes" (2009) and Woody Allen's "Midnight in Paris" (2011). Sacha Pfeiffer was a member of the ...

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  17. Gyllenhaal, Dano Join Bong Joon-Ho's "Okja"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 5, 2015 | Dark Horizons News

    "Snowpiercer" filmmaker Bong Joon-Ho is assembling a stellar cast for his follow-up effort "Okja" which has been described as a cross-continental monster movie. Tilda Swinton is returning to work with Bong on the project, and she'll be joined by four other high profile talents who've been paired up before - "Prisoners" co-stars Jake Gyllenhaal and Paul Dano, and "State of Play: The Mini-Series" co-stars Bill Nighy and Kelly Macdonald.

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  18. Chance to quiz film professionals at Chagford village festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2015 | This Is South Devon

    ... a lunch with the Oscar winning director Kevin MacDonald, who has directed The Eagle, Last King of Scotland, State of Play and Touching the Void. The Globe is also the setting for lunch with award winning cameraman Chris Vile on September 25. Chris ...

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  19. the Gift ReviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2015 | Collider

    ... and has a charming, everyman demeanor. But Bateman's fans know he works best when he's playing against type ( State of Play , Bad Words ) and The Gift takes the actor to a new level of darkness that still plays as real and relatable. By making ...

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  20. Recliner Reviews | Good dramas in a Black Seaa and a Slow WestaRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2015 | Myrtle Beach Online

    ... element to the sub film - international intrigue. Director Kevin Macdonald ("The Last King of Scotland" and "State of Play") does a nice job of building natural suspense with the surroundings. The power struggle feels contrived, but the ...

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