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Hollywood Reporter:
CNN: U.S. to Name North Korea as Source of Sony Hack   —  The U.S. government is set to name North Korea as the source of the damaging cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment, according to CNN Justice reporter Evan Perez.  —  Anchor Wolf Blitzer announced the news break during a broadcast of The Situation Room.
Dec 17, 2014, 6:15 PMIn context
Gregg Kilday / Hollywood Reporter:
Sony hackers achieve key aim as three largest theater chains in US cancel screenings of The Interview   —  Source: Top Five Theater Circuits Drop ‘The Interview’ After Sony Hack  — The country's largest chains won't be showing the movie  —  The country's top five theater circuits …
Dec 17, 2014, 4:05 PMIn context
Gregg Kilday / Hollywood Reporter:
Sony Hack Reportedly Includes 47,000 Social Security Numbers, Celebrity Data   —  The files include information on former employees as well as celebrities like Sylvester Stallone  —  As fallout from the cyber attack on Sony Pictures Entertainment continues to grow, it now appears …
Dec 4, 2014, 8:25 PMIn context
Gregg Kilday / Hollywood Reporter:
Universal Picks Up Steve Jobs Movie   —  Danny Boyle is set to direct the feature, written by Aaron Sorkin  —  Less than a week after Sony Pictures put the high-profile Steve Jobs movie into turnaround, Universal Pictures has stepped up and adopted the project.
Nov 25, 2014, 1:55 AMIn context
Hollywood Reporter:
Sources: Christian Bale withdraws from role as Steve Jobs in upcoming Aaron Sorkin film   —  Christian Bale Exits Steve Jobs Movie (Exclusive)  —  Sources say the actor came to the conclusion he was not right for the part and decided to withdraw  —  Christian Bale will not be Steve Jobs after all.
Nov 3, 2014, 2:25 PMIn context
Pamela Rolfe / Hollywood Reporter:
Spain passes LPI law allowing publishers to charge aggregators that link to news stories; effective January 2015   —  Spain Passes Much-Debated Intellectual Property Law  —  Critics complain of an unenforceable Google tax and missed opportunity for clear anti-piracy law
Oct 30, 2014, 7:20 PMIn context
Borys Kit / Hollywood Reporter:
Leonardo DiCaprio Exits Steve Jobs Biopic as Contenders Line Up   —  Instead of making the untitled project after shooting ‘The Revenant,’ the actor has removed himself from the biopic altogether  —  Leonardo DiCaprio will not be tackling the role of Steve Jobs.
Oct 3, 2014, 10:55 AMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Google threatened with $100M lawsuit for failure to remove nude images of hacked celebrities   —  Celebrities Threaten “Despicable” Google for “Facilitating” Hacked Nude Photos  —  In a letter that rips Google for acting “like the NFL” and turning a blind eye, a lawyer representing celebrities warns of consequences
Oct 2, 2014, 8:20 AMIn context
Eriq Gardner / Hollywood Reporter:
Beats files lawsuit against Steve Lamar for claiming co-founder status   —  Apple Suing Headphones Entrepreneur for Claiming to Be a Beats Co-Founder  —  Steve Lamar taken to court over what he's been tweeting  —  The story of how Beats Electronics was founded just got more interesting.
Sep 29, 2014, 7:00 PMIn context
Kim Masters / Hollywood Reporter:
Japan's SoftBank reportedly in talks to acquire DreamWorks Animation in a deal valued at $3.4B   —  Source: DreamWorks Animation in Sale Talks With Japan's SoftBank (Exclusive)  —  The company, which has seen up-and-down box office numbers of late, would be valued at $3.4 billion, a source tells THR
Sep 28, 2014, 4:20 PMIn context

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