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Deep Inside Hollywood

By Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Neil Patrick Harris will wig-out in ‘Hedwig’ Why didn’t someone think of this earlier? No sooner will “How I Met Your Mother” wrap up its last season with all questions about mother-meeting finally answered, than its womanizing star Barney (Neil Patrick Harris) will leap over to Broadway, strap on a wig and heels and turn himself into Hedwig,

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin: better together? It’s official: both Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin have canceled talk shows. And while both also have other career irons in the fire – it’s reported that NBC is courting him to move into Matt Lauer’s “Today” spot and if stand-up tours were an Olympic event she’d have medaled several times over – there’s still a cool rumor going around.

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Benedict Cumberbatch steps into DiCaprio’s shoes as Alan Turing It’s turning into Benedict Cumberbatch’s year at the movies. Co-starring in “The Hobbit” trilogy, “Star Trek Into Darkness” and the film adaptation of “August: Osage County” will put the acclaimed, chameleonic British actor on multiplex screens stateside for the foreseeable future.

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate James Franco is one of the beautiful people, but you knew that Let’s just go ahead and make the man an honorary gay, shall we? Because at this point in his career, as a movie star, student, artist and culture-creator, James Franco is more than just gay-friendly or gay-adjacent, he’s gay-absorbed.

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Sean Hayes is playing that ‘Hollywood Game’ It’s not the same kind of exposure as a weekly sitcom brings, but Sean Hayes is still out there in front of the camera, whether it’s with his upcoming recurring role on the “Smash” second season or unrecognizably nebbishy as Larry in last year’s unexpectedly funny “The Three Stooges.”

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate ‘Magic Mike’ sizzles, ‘The Paperboy’ does whatever the opposite of sizzle is It was a year of male nudity at the movies, but it came with some strings attached. It turns out that sometimes what you think is going to happen, well, just doesn’t. Steven Soderbergh’s hit summer stripper movie opened with a lot of buzz about a lot of naked men.

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Gay Indie Film Alert! Evie Harris from “Girls Will Be Girls” has directed a movie. OK, her alter ego, Jack Plotnick, is the actual director. But whatever, same thing give or take a wig or two. The sci-fi comedy, “Space Station 76,” is based on a Los Angeles stage production that Plotnick’s been developing for some time, and it’s quite the team effort.

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate` Jodie Foster to direct money monster Jodie Foster’s next turn behind the camera – her fourth as director – is called “Money Monster” and it already sounds tailor-made to star the Oscar-winner herself. The story involves a financial advice-giving TV personality who, after delivering a series of bad tips, is taken hostage live on the air by a man who lost all his money following the advisor’s lead. In turn, […]

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Robert Pattinson or Naomi Watts: Which one is ‘Queen of The Desert’? Post-“Twilight,” Robert Pattinson’s career heat is leading him in some unexpected directions. Instead of continuing to cash in with above-the-title treatment in big budget Hollywood junk, the young actor has, instead, chosen to work with acclaimed filmmakers like David Cronenberg, for whom he’s currently starring in the very strange art-house hit “Cosmopolis.” Now the former teen vampire […]

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Romeo San Vicente | Q Syndicate Jodie Foster gets married to the mob The next time you see Jodie Foster in front of the camera it’ll be in “District 9” director Neill Blomkamp’s 2013 sci-fi epic “Elysium” with Matt Damon. And though her own directorial career has hit its share of potholes lately with the disastrously received (and, frankly, fairly underrated) “The Beaver,” Foster has a new direction: television. She will executive produce and direct […]

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