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Don Draper might make it to the 1970s after all. After a protracted standoff, AMC, Lionsgate and Mad Men creator Matthew Weiner have reached an agreement for seasons five and six of the Emmy-winning drama. Weiner, who will return as showrunner, has also signed a new long-term deal with Lionsgate. As a result of the negotiations, however,  ‘Mad Men’ done deal! Drama’s renewed with Matthew Weiner on board

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Bollywood veteran Sharmila Tagore’s six-year tenure as censor board chief comes to an end this month and she hopes that the information and broadcasting ministry will appoint a “forward- looking and open-minded candidate” as her successor.

“I have worked as the censor board chief for six years and it has been a great experience. I think the ministry is quite forward-looking; with Ambikaji (Information and Broadcasting Minister Ambika Soni) at the… Continue reading I hope next censor board chief is open-minded: Sharmila Tagore

Medical Board Reprimands Jackson Doctor

The doctor charged with involuntary manslaughter in Michael Jackson’s death has received a public letter of reprimand from the Medical Board of … Continue reading Medical Board Reprimands Jackson Doctor

Reliance Life gets Nippon on board for $680 million

reliance anil ambani 150x150 Reliance Life gets Nippon on board for $680 millionIn the largest such deal in Indian insurance space, the Reliance Anil Dhirubhai Ambani Group Monday said it has roped in Nippon, the sixth largest in the business globally, for a 26 percent stake in a group company for $680 million. “Nippon Life Insurance will invest an aggregate value of Rs.3,062 crore ($680 million) to [...] Continue reading Reliance Life gets Nippon on board for $680 million

Jon Stewart Joins 9/11 Memorial Foundation Board

Jon Stewart is on the board of the foundation building the Sept. 11 memorial in New York. . . The comedian-activist was appointed to the National … Continue reading Jon Stewart Joins 9/11 Memorial Foundation Board