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Lesley Goldberg / Hollywood Reporter:
AMC Lands Hugh Laurie, Tom Hiddleston Limited Series ‘Night Manager’  —  The limited series based on the John le Carre book will mark a return to the mini format that kicked off the cabler's scripted efforts  —  AMC has landed The Night Manager.  —  Following a multiple-network bidding war …
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Cynthia Littleton / Variety:
AMC Close to BBC Deal for Miniseries ‘The Night Manager’
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Dave McNary / Variety:
Seth Rogen to Play Apple Co-Founder Wozniak in Steve Jobs Biopic  —  Seth Rogen has been set to star as Steve Wozniak opposite Christian Bale in Sony's Steve Jobs biopic, sources confirm.  —  Variety reported on Oct. 15 that Bale was in talks to star in “Jobs,” Sony's biopic about the late Apple co-founder.
Discussion: I Watch Stuff and PerezHilton
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Jeff Sneider / The Wrap:
Seth Rogen Eyed to Play Apple's Steve Wozniak in Christian Bale's Steve Jobs Movie (Exclusive)  —  Seth Rogen is being eyed to play Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak opposite Christian Bale in Sony's Steve Jobs movie, while Jessica Chastain is also being sought for a role in the film …
Discussion: The Moviefone Blog
Nellie Andreeva / Deadline:
‘True Detective’: Kelly Reilly, Michael Irby, Abigail Spencer, Leven Rambin Eye Roles  —  HBO is putting finishing touches on the cast for the second season of True Detective ahead of the Friday table read.  I have learned that Kelly Reilly (Black Box) is finalizing a deal for a regular role …
Discussion: The Moviefone Blog and TV Fanatic
Hollywood Reporter:
‘Game of Thrones’ Cast Signs for Season 7 with Big Raises (Exclusive)  —  HBO has renegotiated the stars' contracts using a tiered system to factor in a potential seventh season  —  HBO has locked up its Game of Thrones stars for a potential seventh season of the hit drama.
Allison / Dlisted:
Oh, It's Just Miley Cyrus With Her Duct Tape-Covered Chipmunk Chichis Out At The amfAR Gala  —  “Here they are, y'all!  Take a good look, cause you might not get to see 'em for another couple of hours!”  —  The amfAR Inspiration Los Angeles Gala honoring Tom Ford was held on Wednesday night, and guess who showed up with her tits out?
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Derrick Bryson Taylor / Page Six:
Rihanna and Miley Cyrus compete for best amfAR cleavage
Discussion: PerezHilton
Tim Cook / Businessweek:
Tim Cook Speaks Up  —  Throughout my professional life, I've tried to maintain a basic level of privacy.  I come from humble roots, and I don't seek to draw attention to myself.  Apple is already one of the most closely watched companies in the world, and I like keeping the focus on our products …
TMZ.com:
Amanda Bynes — RELEASED From Mental Facility ... Roaming Sunset Strip … SUGAR BEAR AND UNCLE POODLE  —  WE'RE GETTING $CREWED  —  Because of Mama June
Discussion: Just Jared
Esther Lee / Us Weekly:
Kris Jenner Feels Betrayed by Bruce Jenner for Dating Her Friend: “She's Livid”  —  Better after Bruce?  Not quite.  Kris Jenner is “livid” after Bruce Jenner recently stepped out with her former assistant and friend of 20 years, Ronda Kamihira, sources tell Us Weekly in the new issue.
Discussion: RADAR and In Case You Didn't Know
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Jeff Sneider / The Wrap:
‘Batman v Superman’ Shoot Forces Gal Gadot to Pass on ‘Ben-Hur’ (Exclusive)  —  Gal Gadot's commitment to Wonder Woman has forced her to pass on Timur Bekmambetov's remake of “Ben-Hur,” which is being mounted by Paramount and MGM, TheWrap has learned.  —  Neither studio immediately responded to a request for comment.
Discussion: Digital Spy
TMZ.com:
After Rape Allegations Resurface  —  Bill Cosby won't be promoting his new comedy tour on Queen Latifah's talk show ... because the Queen and her crew got cold feet after rape allegations resurfaced.  —  Comedian Hannibal Buress called Cosby out last week during a stand up set …
Rose Walano / Us Weekly:
Angelina Jolie Goes Bombshell Blonde While Filming First Scenes With Brad Pitt Since 2005  —  Always a bombshell, but also a blonde now!  —  Pictures of Angelina Jolie filming her latest movie (with husband Brad Pitt!), By the Sea, have just surfaced, and it looks like the actress is rocking …
TMZ.com:
Lindsay Lohan — Bad Head for Business ... Allegedly Jacking Idea Could Cost Her Millions  —  BAD HEAD FOR BIZ  —  Allegedly Jacking Idea Could Cost Her Millions  —  EXCLUSIVE  —  Lindsay Lohan got in bed with a website developer, fell in love with his idea ... and then screwed him …
Rose Walano / Us Weekly:
Milla Jovovich Reveals Her Baby's Gender, Name Ideas on Cute, Glam Date Night With Husband Paul W.S. Anderson  —  Start shopping for pink!  —  Pregnant Milla Jovovich arrived at the 2014 amfAR L.A. Inspiration Gala on Wednesday, Oct. 29, in Hollywood, holding onto her baby bump …
Discussion: Celebrity Baby Scoop
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E! Online:
NEWS/ Pregnant Milla Jovovich Reveals Sex of Baby No. 2—Find Out What She's Having!
Discussion: Celeb Gossip … and Just Jared
Cele|bitchy:
Mama June is inappropriate, laughs & jokes in first interview since news broke  —  E! News had the first exclusive interview with Mama June since the story broke that she's dating the man who molested her daughter.  It was actually conducted by paparazzi outside her home …
Discussion: Us Weekly and E! Online
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