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'Love Is_': OWN's new series about a black show biz couple and how they fell in love

In the usual way of such stories, whether done as comedy or drama or somewhere in between, each has a best friend, more skeptical, cynical and funny and less conventionally attractive than themselves. (To be fair, the Akils do have movie-star looks.) His is Sean (Tyrone Brown, played by Tim Reid in the future scenes), happily aimless, aimlessly happy. Hers ...

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Steve Albini Wins World Series of Poker Event

Steve Albini won his first World Series of Poker tournament late Saturday night as the renowned producer and Big Black rocker finished first in the $ 1,500 Seven Card Stud event. The producer of albums like Nirvana’s In Utero and Pixies’ Surfer Rosa beat out 309 other players to win the $ 106,000 prize and a coveted World Series of ...

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Steve Albini Wins Major Prize at 2018 World Series of Poker

Steve Albini—the iconic musician behind Shellac and Big Black who’s helmed several classic records by other artists—is a poker player. Last night, he won big. Specifically, he earned a World Series of Poker gold bracelet after competing in the Seven Card Stud event over 310 other players. He’s taking home $ 105,629. Want proof that this actually happened? There’s a ...

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Chen Kaige to Shoot Series for iQIYI

June 15, 2018 5:20AM PT Leading Chinese auteur, Chen Kaige (“The Legend of the Demon Cat,“ “Farewell my Concubine“) is to shoot a series for mainland Chinese streaming service iQIYI. “The Eight“ is Chen’s first foray into long form series. He will also act as executive producer of the show. The sto… Variety

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‘Better Call Saul’ Team Talks Season 4 Relationships, Reflects on Series Origins

As “Breaking Bad” prequel “Better Call Saul” heads into its fourth season, the series is experiencing new challenges — specifically through exploring Saul (Bob Odenkirk) as Jimmy McGill in the past and Gene, a Cinnabon manager in his post-“Bad” future, and without Chuck (Michael McKean). “The only person on Earth left for Jimmy to care about and for the love ...

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News: Airbus-Bombardier C Series deal to close in July

Having received all required regulatory approvals, Airbus, Bombardier and Investissement Québec have agreed to close the C Series transaction effective on July 1st. The transaction by which Airbus will acquire a majority stake in the C Series Aircraft Partnership was initially announced in October 2017. The Mirabel-based partnership, which was originally established between Bombardier and… Breaking Travel News

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