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Quentin Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' to be released in fall 2015

Quentin Tarantino's 'Hateful Eight' to be released in fall 2015

NEW YORK, Sept. 3 (UPI) --Quentin Tarantino is to begin shooting his late 19th century-set western "The Hateful Eight" in January, The Weinstein Co. announced Wednesday.
Karen Butler
Man accused of hitting brother with marijuana plants over the weekend in Florida

Man accused of hitting brother with marijuana plants over the weekend in Florida

POLK COUNTY , Fla., June 9 (UPI) --Florida man Rodney Brown allegedly attacked his brother with marijuana plants he was growing illegally in Polk County.
Evan Bleier
Gawker says 'we'll be fighting' Tarantino's lawsuit

Gawker says 'we'll be fighting' Tarantino's lawsuit

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28 (UPI) -- Gawker Media says it plans to fight the copyright infringement lawsuit Quentin Tarantino has filed against it in Los Angeles.
Samuel L. Jackson complained about being too old to play Django

Samuel L. Jackson complained about being too old to play Django

NEW YORK, May 7 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Samuel L. Jackson admits he was initially disappointed to learn he was too old to play the lead in Quentin Tarantino's "Django Unchained."
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International
Quentin Tarantino: Christoph Waltz just comes out of my pen

Quentin Tarantino: Christoph Waltz just comes out of my pen

NEW YORK, April 19 (UPI) -- Oscar-winning filmmaker Quentin Tarantino says after working with Christoph Waltz on 2009's "Inglourious Basterds," he found himself writing a role specifically for Austrian actor in "Django Unchained."
KAREN BUTLER, United Press International

Jackson tells voters, 'Wake the F--- Up!'

NEW YORK, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- A video featuring actor Samuel L. Jackson urging voters to "Wake the [Expletive] Up" and re-elect U.S. President Barack Obama was posted online Thursday.
Cohen, Russell leave 'Django' cast

Cohen, Russell leave 'Django' cast

NEW ORLEANS, May 11 (UPI) -- Sacha Baron Cohen and Kurt Russell have dropped out of Quentin Tarantino's 19th century-set American drama, "Django Unchained."
Chris Tucker announces stand-up tour

Chris Tucker announces stand-up tour

LOS ANGELES, July 11 (UPI) -- U.S. actor and comedian Chris Tucker has announced plans for an 18-date stand-up comedy tour.
Film editor Sally Menke dead at 56

Film editor Sally Menke dead at 56

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 28 (UPI) -- The Los Angeles County coroner's office said it was looking into whether heat had a role in the death of film editor Sally Menke, whose body was found Tuesday.
Pam Grier lands 'Smallville' role

Pam Grier lands 'Smallville' role

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 9 (UPI) -- U.S. actress Pam Grier has signed on to play evil Agent Amanda Waller on TV's "Smallville," sources told TVGuide.com.

Tarantino honored at Sundance

PARK CITY, Utah, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- Hollywood filmmaker Quentin Tarantino was honored Sunday with the 2008 Ray-Ban Visionary Award at the Sundance film festival in Park City, Utah.

3 lacrosse players reportedly seek $30M

DURHAM, N.C., Sept. 21 (UPI) -- The three Duke lacrosse players wrongly accused of rape in North Carolina have reportedly asked for $30 million to settle a lawsuit.

Film editors group honors Tarantino

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- Quentin Tarantino, director of "Pulp Fiction," "Jackie Brown" and the "Kill Bill" series, was named American Cinema Editors filmmaker of the year.

Music making returns to Chess Studios

CHICAGO, April 29 (UPI) -- Bluesman Johnnie Johnson and Styx have recorded at Chess Records Studio, marking the first time in 15 years Chicago's landmark studio has been used.

ABC announces fall 2003 schedule

NEW YORK, May 13 (UPI) -- ABC announced a fall 2003 line-up in New York Tuesday that includes seven new shows and new time periods for eight returning shows, including "The Practice."
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Jackie Brown
LAP97121104-11 DECEMBER 1997-LOS ANGELES,CALIFORNIA, USA: Pam Grier, who stars in the motion picture thriller "Jackie Brown" as Jackie, a sexy flight attendant who gets invloved with money smuggling, charismatic criminals and the FBI arrives December 11 the Los angeles premiere of the film with her fiance Kevin Evans. UPI jr/Jim Ruymen
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Jackie Gene Brown (born May 31, 1943 in Holdenville, Oklahoma) is a former pitcher in Major League Baseball who played from 1970 through 1977 for the Washington Senators/Texas Rangers (1970–71 and 1973–75), Cleveland Indians (1975–76) and Montreal Expos (1977). He batted and threw right-handed. His older brother, Paul Brown, also pitched in the majors.

In 7 seasons he had a 47-53 Win-Loss record, 214 Games (105 Started), 26 Complete Games, 8 Shutouts, 39 Games Finished, 3 Saves, 892 ⅔ Innings Pitched, 934 Hits Allowed, 460 Runs Allowed, 415 Earned Runs Allowed, 82 Home Runs Allowed, 353 Walks, 516 Strikeouts, 20 Hit Batsmen, 28 Wild Pitches, 3,865 Batters Faced, 24 Intentional Walks, 1 Balk, a 4.18 ERA and a 1.442 WHIP.

After his playing career, Brown was a pitching coach for the Texas Rangers (1979–82), Chicago White Sox (1992–95) and Tampa Bay Devil Rays (2002), and also was a minor league pitching coordinator and pitching coach in a number of organizations.

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It uses material from the Wikipedia article "Jackie Brown."
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