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  1. Photo Flash: First Look at the Last Tycoon's European PremiereRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Stahr's rise to power in Hollywood, and his conflicts with rival Pat Brady (based on prominent studio head Louis B. Mayer) - a man desperate to kill Monroe's dreams... and even Monroe himself! With music from the period and a mixture of period and ...

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  2. The Debunker: What Kind Of Animal Roars At The Start Of The MGM Movies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 9 | Woot

    ... Loew merged his Metro Pictures with two other movie production companies belonging to Samuel Goldwyn and Louis B. Mayer. The result was Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the biggest and most legendary star factory of the Hollywood "studio era." MGM's marketing ...

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  3. The Debunker: What Kind Of Animal Roars At The Start Of The MGM Movies?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Woot

    ... Loew merged his Metro Pictures with two other movie production companies belonging to Samuel Goldwyn and Louis B. Mayer. The result was Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the biggest and most legendary star factory of the Hollywood "studio era." MGM's marketing ...

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  4. Photo Flash: First Rehearsal Photos of the Last Tycoon at the Arts TheatreRead the original story

    Wednesday Aug 3 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Stahr's rise to power in Hollywood, and his conflicts with rival Pat Brady (based on prominent studio head Louis B. Mayer) - a man desperate to kill Monroe's dreams... and even Monroe himself! With music from the period and a mixture of period and ...

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  5. EXCLUSIVE: Harvey Weinstein to Be Roasted by Friars Club: 'It's an Honor'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 2 | ETonline

    ... nly the second film producer to get a Friars Club roast in over 112 years, sharing the honor with MGM founder Louis B. Mayer. Weinstein's Roast will be held on Nov. 4 at the Hilton Hotel in New York City during this year's New York Comedy Festival.

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  6. The Loveliest Night of the YearRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 28 | Ireland.com

    ... singer at just 16, was signed to Metro Goldwyn Mayer by the head of the film company himself, Mr. Louis B. Mayer, after Mayer saw Lanza perform at the Hollywood Bowl. The following year, he sang the role of Pinkerton in Puccini's Madama Butterfly in ...

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  7. BroadwayWorld Exclusive: Casting Announced for the Last TycoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Stahr's rise to power in Hollywood, and his conflicts with rival Pat Brady (based on prominent studio head Louis B. Mayer) - a man desperate to kill Monroe's dreams... and even Monroe himself! The story is part tpld through the eyes of Pat Brady's ...

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  8. Amazon Picks Up "The Last Tycoon" To SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Dark Horizons News

    ... n F. Scott Fitzgerald's final unfinished novel and is inspired by the life of film moguls Irving Thalberg and Louis B. Mayer. "Shattered Glass" scribe Billy Ray serves as showrunner alongside Chris Keyser.

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  9. Matt Bomer's 'The Last Tycoon' Series Picked Up By AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Socialite Life

    ... the brawny, imposing, charming and vain Pat Brady (Grammer). Brady's character is based on Hollywood icon Louis B. Mayer. Having come from the streets, Brady has no intention of returning to his misfortune, and is determined to make sure his studio ...

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  10. 'The Last Tycoon' Ordered to Series at AmazonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the brawny, imposing, charming and vain Pat Brady (Grammer). Brady's character is based on Hollywood icon Louis B. Mayer. Having come from the streets, Brady has no intention of returning to his misfortune, and is determined to make sure his studio ...

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  11. Galloway on Film: The Decline of Hollywood's Bully CultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... the American dream, without being the tiniest bit dreamy. They'd rip out your throat if it would help them. Louis B. Mayer, who built the greatest studio in Hollywood history, with "more stars than there are in the heavens," was perfectly willing to ...

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  12. Hollywood's biggest scandals revealed in new TV seriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2016 | Mail on Sunday

    Gun and truck terror attack leaves 84 dead in France: Bodies strewn across road after lorry drives for over a MILE through crowd watching holiday fireworks before gunman opens fire Texas town mourns as father and son, 11, on vacation in the French Riviera are confirmed among the 84 killed as they watched Bastille Day fireworks 'This is war:' Donald Trump quickly seizes on 'horrific' Nice Bastille Day attack and says if elected president, he will ask Congress for declaration of war on ISIS 'Terrorists outside our balcony': Couple who watched Bastille Day carnage unfold told their daughters gunfire was fireworks - then posted a blow-by-blow of the attack online Horrifying footage captures the moment truck ploughs into screaming crowd in Nice after heroic motorcyclist throws himself on the vehicle and police open fire Huge cache of guns, grenades and 'larger weapons' found inside ... (more)

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  13. F. Scott Fitzgerald's the Last Tycoon to Play the West End This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 11, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Stahr's rise to power in Hollywood, and his conflicts with rival Pat Brady (based on prominent studio head Louis B. Mayer) - a man desperate to kill Monroe's dreams... and even Monroe himself! With music from the period and a mixture of period and ...

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  14. A Star-Spangled Birthday on the Fourth of JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | The New York Times

    ... lives. Send us your feedback . Clockwise from top left: Iva Toguri, a.k.a. Tokyo Rose; Calvin Coolidge and Louis B. Mayer; Rube Goldberg; Pauline and Esther Friedman, better known as Dear Abby and Ann Landers; and Meyer Lansky. Being born on Feb. 29 ...

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  15. Almanac for Monday, July 4, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 4, 2016 | UPI

    Those born on this date are under the sign of Cancer. They include author Nathaniel Hawthorne in 1804; distiller Hiram Walker in 1816; songwriter Stephen Foster in 1826; circus operator James Bailey in 1847; Calvin Coolidge, 30th president of the United States, in 1872; cartoonist Rube Goldberg in 1883; Louis B. Mayer, film mogul /co-founder of MGM, in 1885; actor/politician George Murphy in 1902; organized crime figure Meyer Lansky in 1902; conductor Mitch Miller in 1911; advice columnists Ann Landers and Abigail Van Buren, twin sisters, in 1918; former hotel executive Leona Helmsley in 1920; actor Eva Marie Saint in 1924 ; playwright Neil Simon in 1927 ; actor Gina Lollobrigida in 1927 ; Oakland Raiders owner Al Davis in 1929; New York Yankees owner George Steinbrenner in 1930; TV reporter Geraldo Rivera in 1943 ; activist Ron Kovic in 1946 ; former Colombian President Alvaro Uribe in ... (more)

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  16. Galloway on Film: The 10-Year Studio BloodbathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... when there's an uneasy relationship between them and higher-level management (you can go all the way back to Louis B. Mayer and Irving Thalberg to see that; but a more recent instance is Time Warner's Alan Horn and Jeff Bewkes); [2] when they wish ...

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  17. Galloway on Film: The 10-Year Studio BloodbathRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... when there's an uneasy relationship between them and higher-level management (you can go all the way back to Louis B. Mayer and Irving Thalberg to see that; but a more recent instance is Time Warner's Alan Horn and Jeff Bewkes); [2] when they wish ...

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  18. 5 Ways to Retire With Grace in HollywoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Hollywood Reporter

    ... theater chain), for roughly fifty years. He falls in a long line of entertainment and media mogul monarchs: Louis B. Mayer similarly started with a New England theater chain and went on to co-found and lead MGM studios for nearly three decades ...

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  19. George Will: Republicans shouldn't give to TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2016 | The Capital-Journal

    ... mentioned Winston Churchill but enthused about others who led "the ultimate life": "I've always thought that Louis B. Mayer led the ultimate life, that Flo Ziegfeld led the ultimate life, that men like Darryl Zanuck and Harry Cohn did some creative ...

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  20. What Powers Creative Excellence at Cannes? Oftentimes, It's EnvyRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2016 | AdWeek

    ... envy always up. You can see envy in the creation of the advertising award industry itself. A few years after Louis B. Mayer established the Academy Awards in the late 1920s (to curb the formation of unions, by the way), envious Europeans started the ...

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