Brett Ratner


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  • Birth Place: Miami Beach, FL
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 03/28/1969, Aries
  • Profession: Director; producer
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Eddie Murphy Returns to Detroit for Beverly Hills Cop 4

Axel Foley is getting back to his roots! Beverly Hills Cop 4 will film in Detroit, The Asociated Press reports.

The state of Michigan approved $13.5 million in incentives that will allow the sequel to be shot in and around Detroit. Eddie Murphy will reprise his role as Axel Foley, the Detroit cop who leaves work in Beverly Hills to return home "during the coldest winter on record to navigate the new rules and old enemies in one of America's most tenacious cities," the film office said.

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VIDEO: Charlie Rose (October 1, 2002)

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VIDEO: Charlie Rose - A conversation about Rush Hour 3; A conversation with Steve Buscemi (August 23, 2007)

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After The Sunset Scene: Tail Me
Tower Heist: Eddie Murphy On The Theme
Code Name: The Cleaner Scene: Car Chas

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Year Title Description
2014 Hercules Movie, Director
2014 Horrible Bosses 2 Movie, Producer
2013 Movie 43 Movie, Director
2012 Eddie Murphy TV Show Series, Remarks by
2012 Mirror Mirror Movie, Producer

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6 Reasons Seth MacFarlane Is a Good Pick to Host the Oscars

If you haven't heard the news yet, Seth MacFarlane is hosting the Oscars.

It's a bold, surprising selection, especially since the Family Guy, American Dad and Cleveland Show creator has little to do with films, has no hosting experience and is literally not a famous face. But after you get through the initial shock, MacFarlane is almost an inspired choice by the Academy.

Don't believe us? Here are six reasons why MacFarlane is a good choice to emcee Hollywood's biggest night.
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Showtime Boss on Weeds, Big C Endings and Dexter's "Game-Changing" Season

Showtime finished its 2011-2012 season with nearly 22 million subscribers and 22 Emmy nominations, with five of those in the four leading acting categories. Much of that honor goes to freshman drama Homeland, which is the most-nominated series for the network.

After sneak-previewing trailers for two upcoming series -- Masters of Sex and Ray Donovan -- David Nevins, Showtime's president of entertainment addressed this season's farewells to The Big C and Weeds and teased what's coming up for Dexter and Homeland, both of which will return on Sept. 30.

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Pilot Season: Angela Bassett, Julian McMahon in Final Negotiations to Join Fox's Karyn Usher Drama

Angela Bassett and Julian McMahon are both in final negotiations to join Fox's untitled spy pilot from Karyn Usher.

The drama centers on the orphaned 14-year-old daughter (Saxon Sharbino) of a CIA operative who gets taken in by Kevin Lear (Nip/Tuck's McMahon), a mysterious rogue agent-assassin who serves as both her surrogate father and professional mentor in the spy world. Bassett would play Alice Vargas, the director of the CIA.

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Billy Crystal to Host the Oscars for the Ninth Time

Billy Crystal will host the Oscars for a ninth time, the comedian announced Thursday.

"Am doing the Oscars so the young woman in the pharmacy will stop asking my name when I pick up my prescriptions," Crystal tweeted. "Looking forward to the show."

Brian Grazer to replace Brett Ratner as Oscars producer; Eddie Murphy steps down

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Brian Grazer to Replace Brett Ratner As Oscars Producer; Eddie Murphy Steps Down As Host

Updated at 7 p.m. ET:

In the wake of producer Brett Ratner's exit, the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts & Sciences has selected Brian Grazer to produce the 84th annual Academy Awards along with Don Mischer, Academy President Tom Sherak announced Wednesday.

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