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Hail, The Coen Brothers Trailer: Hail, Caesar!

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Hail, Caesar is a Coen Brothers (above) film the follows one day in the life of a Hollywood fixer in the Golden Age of Hollywood. And yes, he has a lot of things to fix – including finding the kidnapped star of a gargantuan Hollywood epic.

George Clooney is the kidnapped star; Scarlett Johannson plays an Esther Williams type who also has ‘contacts’; Tilda Swinton is a Hedda Hopper-like gossip columnist and Josh Brolin is the fixer.

Check out the extremely witty trailer following the jump. Hail, Caesar opens on February 5, 2016.

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Billy Bob Thornton Enters The ‘Minnesota Nice’ World of FX’s Fargo!

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Billy Bob Thornton has landed the lead in FX’s limited series Fargo, playing a manipulative guy named Lorne Malvo – who ‘meets a small town insurance salesman and sets him on a path of destruction.’

Fargo will tell a new ‘true crime’ story, with new characters, set in the ‘Minnesota Nice’ world created by Joel & ethan Cohen – who will act as Executive Producers on the ten-episode series. – planned as a one-and-done, but could become an ongoing anthology series a la American Horror Story.

Check out the FX press release after the jump for more details.

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