‘Bruce Almighty’ sequel in the works

Universal Studios is in talks with the scriptwriting team of  “Bruce Almighty”, to write a follow up the 2003 hit. In the original film, Jim Carrey starred as TV reporter given the chance to be God for a week after complaining to God about a rival co-worker, portrayed by Steve Carell, being promoted to the…

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Nelson Mandela’s life story to be turned into TV drama

The life of Nelson Mandela is to be the subject of a $20m (£13m) TV mini-series spanning six decades and the momentous events leading to his election as South Africa’s first black president after 27 years in jail.

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Rocky: The Musical

Budgeted at $15 million, Rocky: The Musical will have its world debut, in German, in Hamburg November 2012. Stylester Stallone, star of the 1976 movie and now the musical’s producer, then plans to take an English version of the musical on the road to stages worldwide.

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Oprah Winfrey’s Primetime Series to Launch on New Year’s Day

            Oprah Winfrey’s OWN Network has announced that Winfrey’s new primetime series Oprah’s Next Chapter will launch on Sunday, January 1, 2012. The new weekly primetime series will feature Winfrey outside a studio setting, participating in conversations with newsmakers, celebrities, leaders and real-life families.

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