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David Fincher to potentially direct new Steve Jobs film

HOLLYWOOD, Feb. 26 (UPI) -- Sony Pictures will consider David Fincher to serve as director for their new film about Steve Jobs.
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LaTanya Richardson Jackson to co-star in 'Raisin in the Sun'

LaTanya Richardson Jackson to co-star in 'Raisin in the Sun'

NEW YORK, Feb. 10 (UPI) -- LaTanya Richardson Jackson is to play Lena Younger opposite Denzel Washington in the upcoming Broadway production of "A Raisin in the Sun," producers announced.
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Short, Hanks, Streep honor Ephron at memorial

Short, Hanks, Streep honor Ephron at memorial

NEW YORK, July 9 (UPI) -- Meryl Streep, Tom Hanks, Rita Wilson and Martin Short paid tribute to the late writer-director Nora Ephron at a memorial in New York's Alice Tulley Hall Monday.
Show will go on for 'Clybourne Park'

Show will go on for 'Clybourne Park'

NEW YORK, Feb. 3 (UPI) -- Jordan Roth, president of Jujamcyn Theaters, says he has taken over as producer of the Broadway staging of "Clybourne Park."
McGregor to star in HBO's 'Corrections'

McGregor to star in HBO's 'Corrections'

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 23 (UPI) -- Ewan McGregor has signed on to star in the pilot for a possible series based on Jonathan Franzen's novel "The Corrections," The Hollywood Reporter said.
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Producers guild to honor Spielberg

Producers guild to honor Spielberg

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- The Producers Guild of America says it plans to honor producer, director and writer Steven Spielberg with its 2012 David O. Selznick Achievement Award.
Baumbach working on 'Corrections' TV movie

Baumbach working on 'Corrections' TV movie

LOS ANGELES, Sept. 3 (UPI) -- U.S. filmmaker Noah Baumbach is working to bring Jonathan Franzen's novel "The Corrections" to the small screen, The Hollywood Reporter said Friday.
'Network,' Firth, Portman pick up Globes

'Network,' Firth, Portman pick up Globes

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Jan. 16 (UPI) -- "The Social Network" was declared the Best Drama Film at the Golden Globes ceremony in Beverly Hills, Calif., Sunday night.
Producers guild to honor Scott Rudin

Producers guild to honor Scott Rudin

LOS ANGELES, Nov. 15 (UPI) -- The Producers Guild of America says it has selected producer Scott Rudin as the recipient of its 2011 David O. Selznick Achievement Award in Motion Pictures.
Nicole Kidman returns to Broadway in 2011

Nicole Kidman returns to Broadway in 2011

NEW YORK, Sept. 18 (UPI) -- Oscar-winning actress Nicole Kidman will return to Broadway in 2011 after a 12-year absence to star in a revival of Tennessee Williams' "Sweet Bird of Youth."
Denzel Washington returns to Broadway

Denzel Washington returns to Broadway

NEW YORK, April 25 (UPI) -- Hollywood actor Denzel Washington says he started thinking about his next Broadway project soon after wrapping up his run in "Julius Caesar" five years ago.
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Stiller, Baumbach teaming up for film

Stiller, Baumbach teaming up for film

NEW YORK, April 2 (UPI) -- Production has begun in Los Angeles on an untitled film starring Ben Stiller, and written and directed by Noah Baumbach, Focus Features said Thursday.
Aaron Sorkin penning Facebook flick

Aaron Sorkin penning Facebook flick

LOS ANGELES, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- U.S. screenwriter and playwright Aaron Sorkin reportedly is penning a film about the creation of the wildly popular Facebook social networking Web site.
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Scott Rudin (born July 14, 1958) is an American film producer and a theatrical producer.

Scott Rudin was born in New York City, NY, on July 14, 1958, and raised in the town of Baldwin on Long Island. At the age of sixteen, he started working as an assistant to theatre producer Kermit Bloomgarden. Later, he worked for producers Robert Whitehead and Emanuel Azenberg. In lieu of attending college, Rudin took a job as a casting agent and ended up starting his own company. His newly minted firm cast numerous Broadway shows, including Annie (1977) for Mike Nichols. He also cast PBS's Verna: USO Girl (1978), starring Sissy Spacek and William Hurt, and the films King of the Gypsies (1978), The Wanderers (1979), Simon (1980) with Alan Arkin and Resurrection (1980).

In 1980, Rudin moved to Los Angeles, taking up employment at Edgar J. Scherick Associates, where he served as producer on a variety of films including I'm Dancing as Fast as I Can (1981), the NBC miniseries Little Gloria... Happy at Last (1982) and the Oscar-winning documentary He Makes Me Feel Like Dancin' (1983).

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