BBC Confirmed "The Escape Artis" Premiere

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BBC One have confirmed a U.K. premiere date of Tuesday October 29th at 9pm for the three-part mini-series "The Escape Artist".

David Tennant, Toby Kebbell and Sophie Okonedo star in the story of a much in-demand junior barrister who acquits the notorious prime suspect in an horrific murder trial. That success comes back to haunt him.

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Video Game "Grand Theft Auto V" Passes $1 Billion

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Video Game "Grand Theft Auto V" Passes $1 Billion

Take-Two Interactive have confirmed that after three days, sales of the video game "Grand Theft Auto V" have now passed $1 billion U.S. dollars.

According to the company, this makes GTAV the "fastest-selling entertainment property ever made".

In comparison, the closest entertainment properties to make a billion dollars so fast are "Call of Duty: Black Ops 2" which took 15 days, and Marvel's "The Avengers" movie which took 19 days.

Big event game sales are often notorio ...


"Black Sails" Renewed For A Second Season

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"Black Sails" Renewed For A Second Season

Starz has announced that they've given an early season two pick up to the Michael Bay produced piracy drama "Black Sails."

The second season order comes a full six months before the first season of the show even goes to air.

Premiering January 2014, the story is essentially a prequel to Robert Louis Stevenson's classic "Treasure Island."

The story centers on Captain Flint (Toby Stephens) who takes on a fast-talking young addition to his crew, a young man named John Sil ...


Fan Bingbing Joins Action Comedy "Skiptrace"

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Fan Bingbing Joins Action Comedy "Skiptrace"

Fan Bingbing is teaming with Jackie Chan for the English-language action comedy "Skiptrace" at Exclusive Media and Talent International Film Co.

The story is based on an original idea by Chan about a Hong Kong detective and American gambler who set out to take down Hong Kong's most notorious criminal.

Fan's role is unknown. Settings will include many of China's most scenic and exotic locales.

Jon Longino, Brian Gatewood and Alessandro Tanaka penned the script. Dav ...


Liam Neeson, Daniel Espinosa In "Gang Story" Remake

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Liam Neeson, Daniel Espinosa In "Gang Story" Remake

Liam Neeson and "Safe House" director Daniel Espinosa are both attached to "Gang Story," a remake of Olivier Marchal's French film "Les Lyonnais" at Thunder Road, Italia Films and Fundamental Films.

The story follows two childhood friends and notorious armed robbers in the early 1970s which ended with a spectacular arrest in 1974.

Cut to today, one of them has found peace by retiring from the "business". But then the other, who has disowned nothing of his past, comes back ...