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District in Los Angeles, California, United States

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Hollywood: District in Los Angeles, California, United States
Hollywood is a neighborhood in the central region of Los Angeles, California. Its name has come to be a shorthand reference for the U.S. film industry and the people associated with it. Many of its studios such as Paramount Pictures, Warner Bros., and Universal Pictures were founded there and Paramount still has its studios there.

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Wrexham Supporters Trust welcome Ryan Reynolds interest [Video]

Wrexham Supporters Trust welcome Ryan Reynolds interest

Wrexham Supporters Trust board members have voted overwhelmingly in favour of Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney's potential investment in their football club. Trust Director Spencer..

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Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds in Wrexham takeover talks [Video]

Hollywood star Ryan Reynolds in Wrexham takeover talks

Hollywood stars Ryan Reynolds and Rob McElhenney want to invest in Wrexham andrealise the “fantastic potential” of the National League club.

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Jeremy Strong insists show Succession's lack of diversity reflects reality of corporate world [Video]

Jeremy Strong insists show Succession's lack of diversity reflects reality of corporate world

Jeremy Strong has agreed the push for more diversity in Hollywood is "necessary", but cautioned viewers not to expect to see people of colour in positions of power on his show, Succession.

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Little Known Facts About Robert Pattinson [Video]

Little Known Facts About Robert Pattinson

Robert Pattinson is an A-List Hollywood star. Business Insider is dishing on some fun facts about the actor that even his biggest fans may not know. "Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire" was the..

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Elsa Pataky shares bath snap of Chris Hemsworth in belated Father's Day post [Video]

Elsa Pataky shares bath snap of Chris Hemsworth in belated Father's Day post

Elsa Pataky gave fans a glimpse into life with Hollywood heartthrob Chris Hemsworth in a sweet Father's Day tribute.

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'Tenet' tests U.S. appetite for movie-going [Video]

'Tenet' tests U.S. appetite for movie-going

Christopher Nolan's thriller "Tenet" finally arrives in U.S. movie theaters this weekend, hoping to revive movie going after a pandemic-induced closure of indoor theaters and a dearth of new content...

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Geena Davis disheartened by Hollywood attitudes to age and gender [Video]

Geena Davis disheartened by Hollywood attitudes to age and gender

Geena Davis has confessed she is disappointed with ageism in Hollywood after roles for her dried up once she turned 40.

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Daniel Dae Kim Thinks His Friend Deserves A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame [Video]

Daniel Dae Kim Thinks His Friend Deserves A Star On The Hollywood Walk Of Fame

James Hong is a well-known character actor and Hollywood icon. Hong has over 600 credits to his name and has helped inspire the careers of countless actors. Even with such a prolific career, the..

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Lionsgate boss confirms new Dirty Dancing movie with Jennifer Grey [Video]

Lionsgate boss confirms new Dirty Dancing movie with Jennifer Grey

Lionsgate boss Jon Feltheimer has confirmed "one of the worst kept secrets in Hollywood" – Jennifer Grey is starring in and executive producing a new Dirty Dancing movie.

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Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson officially become Greek citizens

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Olivia de Havilland, golden age of Hollywood star, dies at 104

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Megan Fox says she was 'never preyed upon' by Michael Bay

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Wanted in Hollywood: COVID-19 consultants to help keep sets safe

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California to give guidelines for restarting TV and movie production

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