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  • Aaron Paul talks Need for Speed
  • 'Breaking Bad' star Aaron Paul discusses his new film 'Need for Speed' with ABC7's Janet Davies.
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  • Divergent opens in Chicago
  • It's opening night in Chicago for the new movie 'Divergent', shot right here in Chicago.
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  • Chicago-area Oscar nominee speaks about Prison Terminal
  • One of the directors hoping to win is from the Fox River valley, just west of Chicago, where he was raised. Edgar Barens is nominated in the documentary short category.
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  • Mind Games shot in Chicago
  • Shot in Chicago, new ABC TV show ''Mind Games'' stars actor Christian Slater.
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  • Harold Ramis dead at 69
  • Chicago native Harold Ramis was behind comedies like ''Ghostbusters,'' ''Groundhog Day'' and ''Caddyshack.''
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  • ?Hollywood to Chicago? photo exhibit
  • Peter Sorel?s new photography exhibit called "Hollywood to Chicago" just opened in River North, and the acclaimed movie photographer is now a proud Chicago resident.
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  • Mind Games filmed in Chicago
  • Steve Zahn and Christian Slater star in a new ABC series filmed right here in Chicago.
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  • ?About Last Night? began as Mamet play
  • The story for the new movie 'About Last Night' started out as a David Mamet play and then became a hit movie about the singles scene in the 80's shot in Chicago.
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  • Oscars made in local factory
  • As the Academy Awards approach, we tour the the facility where the statues are made.
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  • Life Itself gets thumbs up at Chicago screening
  • 'Life Itself,' a documentary about Roger Ebert, is getting a thumbs up from many viewers and the late film critic's widow Chaz.
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  • Divergent
  • The first movie of the ''Allegiant'' series opens in March, and it was shot in Chicago.
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  • Vanessa Hudgens on ?Gimme Shelter?
  • ??Gimme Shelter?? is a new movie about a pregnant teen who runs away from her abusive mother and finds out her rich father is just as cruel.
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  • Ride Along stars talk about cop-buddy comedy
  • "Ride Along" is a new cop-buddy flick starring Kevin Hart & Ice Cube.
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  • ?August: Osage County? got start on Steppenwolf stage
  • Some of the performers in "August: Osage County," including Meryl Streep and Julia Roberts, are front runners for Oscar nominations. That story was first launched right here in Chicago on the Steppenwolf stage.
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  • ?August: Osage County? launched at Chicago?s Steppenwolf
  • 'August: Osage County' was first launched on the Steppenwolf Stage in Chicago before heading to Broadway and winning a Tony, and Pulitzer for playwright Tracy Letts, who along with actress Margo Martindale talked with Eyewitness News reporter Janet Davies about the seething film.
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  • ?The Assests? inspired by former CIA agent?s book
  • 'The Assets,' a thrills and chills miniseries about spies, treason and betrayal that cost lives, debuts on ABC Thursday night, and Eyewitness News reporter Janet Davies talks to the former CIA agent who wrote the book that inspired the series.
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  • Chicago film studio rivals any in Hollywood
  • Chicago's film production studio Cinespace is attracting major movies like Transformers and big budget TV shows.
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  • Remembering Chicago radio legend Larry Lujack
  • Lujack's cutting, dry wit and almost-gravelly voice turned segments, such as Animal Stories, into must-listen moments.
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  • Writer-director Adam McKay talks about ?Anchorman 2?
  • The next chapter of Anchorman?s Ron Burgundy will be on the big screen this week.
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  • ?Mandela? director speaks about screen tribute
  • The director of "Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom" speaks to Eyewitness News reporter Janet Davies about the screen tribute starring Idris Elba.
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  • Bruce Dern talks about ?Nebraska?
  • Bruce Dern is already a front-runner for an Oscar nomination for his performance in the new movie "Nebraska," as he teams up with SNL's Will Forte in the quirky and absorbing road trip. Eyewitness News reporter Janet Davies talks with Dern about this career high point.
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  • Star Wars VII casting call Thursday at Park West
  • Lucas-Film's casting team is in Chicago looking for talent for the new Star Wars movie.
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  • Film Festival welcomes Jennifer Hudson
  • The Chicago Film Festival welcomed an Oscar-winning guest Friday night when Chicago's own Jennifer Hudson walked the red carpet.
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  • On the red carpet
  • The Chicago Film Festival welcomed Oscar winner and Chicago's own Jennifer Hudson.
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  • Betrayal shot in Chicago
  • ABC7's Janet Davies joined the actors for a behind the scenes look on the Chicago set of "Betrayal."
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  • Gordon-Levitt makes directorial debut in Don Jon
  • Joseph Gordon-Levitt's latest film has him playing a modern day Don Juan paired with two powerhouse actresses, Scarlett Johanssen and Julianne Moore.
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  • Dancing With the Stars cast Season 17 revealed
  • The cast for Season 17 of ''Dancing With the Stars'' was revealed on ABC News' ''Good Morning America'' Wednesday.
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  • The Butler sports All-Star cast
  • "The Butler" is a new movie inspired by the true story of a man who served presidents from Harry Truman to Ronald Reagan and sports a cast that includes John Cusack as Richard Nixon, Jane Fonda as Nancy Reagan, Robin Williams playing Dwight Eisenhower and Oprah as the butler's wife.
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  • Sheryl Crow at Glamorama
  • It will be a night of fun, fashion and music at Glamorama Friday night in Millennium Park, with Grammy winner Sheryl Crow providing the soundtrack.
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  • ''42'' is a movie that tells the story of Jackie Robinson, the first black baseball player in the major leagues. The hit film is just out this week on DVD.
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  • Chicago-born actor Craig Robinson stars in a new comedy, Peeples, about an average guy trying to win over the affluent family of the woman he wants to marry, played by Kerry Washington.
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  • Actor Paul Sorvino was recently in Chicago to receive the ''Commitment to Craft'' award from the Chicago Film Critics.
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  • There are several Chicago connections to the 2013 Tony Awards nominations.
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  • Jennifer Hudson and Jordin Sparks star in the upcoming movie from two filmmakers who got their start at Columbia College.
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  • Olympic figure skater Dorothy Hamill and her partner Tristan MacManus react after withdrawing from the competition on the first results show for Dancing With The Stars season 16, which aired on March 26, 2013.
  • Olympic great Dorothy Hamill has gracefully bowed out of Dancing with the Stars to focus on an injury she says could be irreparable.
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  • Jane Lynch
  • Jane Lynch says she is glad her big success didn't hit before age 40!
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  • Oscar winning actress and former Chicago resident Halle Berry is in town Thursday to promote her new movie "The Call" and greet some lucky fans on the red carpet.
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  • A.J. Young is one of the six winners.
  • The Oscars are Sunday, and two students from Chicago are in Hollywood to be part of the ceremony.
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  • The countdown to Oscar Sunday continues, and a local mom and daughter will be a part of the action.
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  • The Oscars are in just a week and a half and stars and fans are anxious to see who'll win the ultimate movie honor.
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  • ABC7's Janet Davies went to Hollywood to meet the woman behind some of the most popular men of late night, including Jimmy Kimmel and she started her TV career right here in Chicago.
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  • Director George Lucas, right, and Mellody Hobson arrive for the screening of Cosmopolis at the 65th international film festival, in Cannes, southern France, Friday, May 25, 2012. (AP Photo/Lionel Cironneau)
  • Master moviemaker George Lucas and his longtime companion, Chicago business maven Mellody Hobson, are engaged.
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  • The Broadway smash ''Book of Mormon'' opens for previews Tuesday night at the Bank of America Theatre in the Loop.
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  • Film critic Roger Ebert is in the hospital with a hip fracture. His doctors are still checking him out, but he's already asking for his computer so he can start tweeting again.
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  • ABC7's Janet Davies interviewed Oscar winner Jennifer Hudson before a concert at the House of Blues.
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  • A Chicago company has a role in Sunday's Emmy Awards: It makes the statues.
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  • Clint Eastwood stepped out of the director's chair this time -- and turned over the reins to his longtime filmmaking partner, Robert Lorenz.
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  • Two of Michael Jackson's children -- Prince and Paris Jackson -- were in Gary Wednesday afternoon to honor the King of Pop on what would have been his 54th birthday.
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  • Young director Emily Hagins is in Chicago for a red carpet debut of her third feature, ''My Sucky Teen Romance.''
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  • Oscar winning actress Jennifer Hudson is helping disadvantaged kids get ready for the school year as tribute to her beloved nephew, Julian King.
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