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Brooks Barnes
Hollywood reporter for the NYT since 2007. Former WSJ. Once likened to “the Evil Queen” by a Disney executive, to my eternal delight. Montanan in exile.
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Brooks Barnes 19h
Loki, Scarlet Witch, Other Marvel Heroes (played by original film stars) to Get Own Series on Disney Streaming Service
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Will Mavity 21h
The Awards FYC Page for is absolutely priceless right now. XD
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Brooks Barnes Sep 18
The number-crunching John Stankey, HBO's new overseer by way of AT&T, said that HBO actually had a stronger night than Netflix, despite their 23-Emmy tie. “Percentage wise,” Stankey said, “we performed a lot better, a much higher win-loss ratio"
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Kyle Buchanan Sep 14
With the fall film festivals behind us, it's time for a deep dive into this year's awards contenders. What movies and performances have a good shot at the top 6 Oscars?
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Brooks Barnes Sep 17
Congratulations to my friend and inimitable colleague
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Brooks Barnes Sep 14
Disney Consumer Products Hit With Layoffs
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Brooks Barnes Sep 14
Replying to @ballmatthew
Mea Culpa
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Brooks Barnes Sep 13
Tammy Wynette - Stand By Your Man (Audio) (Pseudo Video)
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Kevin Leahy Sep 13
“You have to understand: I don’t know what I’m really talking about yet — we’re just getting started,” Mr. Wolf said. “But I know this is the future. It’s already here. And I want to be there. I want more than anything to continue to be relevant.” That’s an honest quote!
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Brooks Barnes Sep 13
Replying to @brooksbarnesNYT
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Brooks Barnes Sep 13
Pam Lifford, a powerhouse executive at Warner Bros, was just promoted to have oversight of DC as president of WB Global Brands and Experiences. I wrote about her here last year:
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Brooks Barnes Sep 13
Hi Grey -- I'm an entertainment writer at the NYT trying to reach you. Might you DM me or get in touch on brooks@nytimes.com?
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Connor Ennis Sep 13
The entertainment conglomerate Endeavor is getting into the podcast business, working with heavyweights like Dick Wolf. has details on the latest venture
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Brooks Barnes Sep 13
56 percent of Americans have never listened to a podcast. Ari Emanuel wants to change that -- and make money doing so -- and has enlisted Dick Wolf, the king of broadcast television, as part of the campaign
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Brooks Barnes Sep 11
She has almost zero Hollywood experience, but she beat out 300 actresses for "Beale Street" and just got thrust into the awards conversation by
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Brooks Barnes Sep 11
Alternate headline: Scrambling to Distance "A Star Is Born" From Creepy Producer Who Could Torpedo Our Oscar Hopes
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New York Times Arts Sep 11
After "Crazy Rich Asians," what?
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Brooks Barnes Sep 11
I wrote about a very cool woman — drug dealer turned Silicon Valley saleswoman turned fillmmaker — for Styles. “There are all kinds of great stories out there that don’t involve white dudes, and I wanted to support Angie in telling hers.”
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Vincent Flood Sep 9
Axl Rose is increasingly looking like an uncooperative primary school receptionist.
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