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Relentlessly raw, rip-roaring Rob Schneider

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“This is my practice show—I got a big show coming up,” Filipino-American comic Rob Schneider joked a few minutes into his one-night comedy gig at Solaire Resort’s Grand Ballroom last Monday.

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‘Crazy’ Williams-Gellar casting makes perfect sense

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ROBIN Williams and Sarah Michelle Gellar play a gabby father-daughter pair.

The new David E. Kelley sitcom “The Crazy Ones” scores a casting coup with comedian Robin Williams and “Buffy the Vampire Slayer’s” Sarah Michelle Gellar as a father-daughter team working in the same Chicago advertising agency.

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From Vegas to Manila: The Killers, a life force

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THE KILLERS treats Manila fans to a vigorous performance, and gadgets were hard at work all throughout to record it.  INQUIRER / RAFFY LERMA

The close-to-two-hour show was inimitably grand and unrelenting. The Killers, as contemporary lingo would have it, killed it!

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‘Innovators’ preem this week

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THE MOVERS and shakers (from left): Adam Jonas Segaller as Andrew Carnegie, Eric Rolland as JP Morgan, Cary Donaldson as Henry Ford and David Donahoe as Cornelius Vanderbilt.

Historic business clashes are vividly recalled in History’s eight-hour series “The Innovators: The Men Who Built America,” centering on the industry pioneers who influenced the country’s growth, from the end of the Civil War to the start of the first World War.

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Science of ‘CSI’ fascinates Ted Danson

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“I love going to work,” seasoned actor Ted Danson told the Philippine Daily Inquirer during a recent phone interview. The Emmy and Golden Globe winner is reprising a role for the 13th season of the crime-drama series “CSI (Crime Scene Investigation).”

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‘Barter Kings’ chase the best deals

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Best friends Steve McHugh and Antonio Palazzola are cohosts of the Bio show “Barter Kings,” where they demonstrate their skills at trading unneeded or forgotten items for other objects they desire.

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New channel CinemaWorld offers global, festival favorites

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Another new cable channel offers an alternative to those that showcase Hollywood movies. Designed to appeal to Asians, CinemaWorld airs films from around the world, with non-English language movies subtitled to make them accessible to more viewers.

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New Asian channels for horror, action fans

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Filipino fans of the action and horror genres now have two more “excitement-oriented” cable channels to watch. Andy Chang, Celestial Tiger Entertainment’s (CTE) senior vice president for marketing, says the KIX and Thrill channels specifically have Asians in mind.

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Different types of beautiful people populate ‘Diva’

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GUY FIERY hosts “Minute to Win it.”

“It’s a great show about identity,” said actress Brooke Elliott, who plays a supermodel reincarnated into a plus-sized lawyer on the comedy-drama series “Drop Dead Diva.”

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Preparing for all types of ‘Doomsday’ scenarios

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For some people, the end of the world is nigh. There are also those who not only believe it; they’re also preparing for it! The National Geographic series “Doomsday Preppers” focuses on Americans anticipating different catastrophic scenarios that, they believe, will drastically alter life as we know it. The people featured on the show have [...]

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New ‘Avatar’ has boy problems

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The much-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed animated series “Avatar: The Legend of Aang” continues the mythic saga of the reincarnating titular character, set several decades after the original story’s conclusion.

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Timothy Olyphant finds ‘Justified’ rewarding

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OLYPHANT was tickled pink to land the role.

“I was too tickled just to have the opportunity to play an Elmore Leonard character to worry about anybody’s expectations,” actor Timothy Olyphant said during a phone interview with the Philippine Daily Inquirer.

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