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Showtime Orders Comedy Pilot Crazy Ex-Girlfriend

Rachel Bloom

Showtime has given a pilot order for Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, a 30-minute "comedy with musical elements" from writers Aline Brosh McKenna and Rachel Bloom.

Bloom stars in the project as Rebecca, a successful, driven, and possibly crazy young woman who impulsively gives up her partnership at a prestigious law firm and her upscale apartment in Manhattan to move to West Covina, California looking for love.

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The Amazing Spider-Man Sets Tuesday Opening Box Office Record

Andrew Garfield

The Amazing Spider-Man had an amazing opening day at the box office, grossing $35 million domestically on Tuesday, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The Marc Webb-directed reboot beat previous record holder Transformers, which grossed $27.9 on the same Tuesday in 2007.

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Exclusive: Go Behind the Scenes of Hulu's New Series Battleground


Hulu is not just the place you can go to watch TV shows you missed anymore. On Tuesday, the site launches its first original scripted series Battleground — and we've got a behind-the-scenes look at the show.

Watch My Show: Battleground's JD Walsh and Marc Webb answer our showrunner survey

Created by JD Walsh (Two and a Half Men) and executive-produced by ...
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Watch My Show: Battleground's JD Walsh and Marc Webb Answer Our Showrunner Survey


Hulu is gearing up for battle. The online TV service launches its first original scripted series, Battleground, on Tuesday, February 14, and will continue to roll out new episodes every Tuesday over the next several weeks. The show, created by JD Walsh, takes a comedic faux documentary-style look at a group of campaign workers in the battleground state of Wisconsin. Jay Hayden stars as Chris "Tak" Davis, the manager of a distant third-place Senate candidate, while Ben Samuel, Teri Reeves and Alison Haislip also star. Hulu has produced 13 episodes of the 22-minute comedy, which also comes from executive producers Marc Webb (500 Days of Summer, The Amazing Spiderman) and Hagai Shaham. Walsh and Webb answered TV Guide Magazine's showrunner survey in the hopes of earning your viewership vote.

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How Long Can Lone Star Remain Plausible?

Lone Star

There are plenty of protagonists with secret lives on TV these days, but eventually the jig is up. Betty Draper knows about Dick Whitman. Nurse Jackie's husband and Walter White's wife have found out about their spouses' dealings with drugs. So how long will we have to wait before the double life of Robert/Bob Allen, the con man at the center of Fox's new family drama Lone Star, is discovered?

It's no spoiler to say that by the end of the first episode, several characters are already suspicious of Robert/Bob's comings and goings.

Fall TV Gallery: See James Wolk — and the other new faces of the fall season

"If we're lucky enough to be back next year, something will have to be significantly changed," says Amy Lippman (Party of Five), one of the show's executive producers... read more

Andrew Garfield Selected to Suit Up for Spider-Man

Andrew Garfield

Unknown actor Andrew Garfield will swing into the role of Spider-Man in the reboot of the successful comic book franchise, Sony Pictures announced Thursday.

Garfield will bring Peter Parker, and his crime-fighting alter ego Spider-Man, back to high school in a new 3-D film set to hit theaters on July 3, 2012. Sony Pictures decided to return to Parker's teenage years after the studio passed on... read more

Donald Glover Launches Online Campaign to Snag Spider-Man Audition

Donald Glover

Donald Glover is hoping to swing into the role of Spider-Man — with the help of Twitter.

The Community star and a member of the Internet sketch comedy group Derrick Comedy has started a campaign on the social media site to get an audition for... read more

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