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2010-06-01 12:18:00

SARASOTA, Fla., June 1 /PRNewswire/ -- MoneyShow.com, a multimedia online community for investors and traders, announced today that Richard Jenkins, former Editor-in-Chief of MSN Money, has accepted the position of President of MoneyShow.com. Mr. Jenkins will spearhead content development, strategic partnerships, sales and marketing for the Web site. Under Jenkins' stewardship, MSN Money tripled editorial page impressions from 600 million in 2006 to 1.8 billion in 2009. During that time,...

2009-10-01 17:23:00

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Kodi Smit-McPhee, Chloe Moretz and Oscar®-nominee Richard Jenkins will headline the cast of Let Me In, Matt Reeves' adaptation of Let the Right One In, when principal photography begins this fall in New Mexico. The announcement was made today by Hammer Films Co-CEOs Simon Oakes and Nigel Sinclair, as well as Overture Films CEO Chris McGurk and COO Danny Rosett. Director Reeves (Cloverfield) has cast Smit-McPhee (The...

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2009-04-15 16:33:33

Hollywood stars Richard Jenkins and Julia Roberts have been cast in the film adaptation of Elizabeth Gilbert's book Eat, Pray, Love. Jenkins was nominated earlier this year for an Oscar for his work in the movie The Visitor. Ryan Murphy is writing the screenplay for Eat, as well as directing Jenkins and Roberts in it, Variety.com said. Murphy is to begin shooting the film, in which Roberts plays an unhappily married woman who embarks on a journey of self-discovery, in July. The movie will...

2009-04-02 08:00:00

Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard, Michael Rispoli, Richard Jenkins And Giovanni Ribisi Join Depp In The Screen Version Of The First Novel By Hunter S. Thompson SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, April 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Principal photography began on "The Rum Diary" on March 25th, 2009 in Puerto Rico. Based on the first novel by Hunter S. Thompson, the film stars Johnny Depp, who is joined by Aaron Eckhart, Amber Heard, Michael Rispoli, Richard Jenkins and Giovanni Ribisi. Bruce Robinson, who also wrote the...

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2009-03-28 07:35:00

A British engineer has broken the world land speed record for a wind-powered vehicle, reaching a speed of 126.1mph on the dry plains of Nevada's Ivanpah Lake in his Greenbird car. Richard Jenkins told BBC News that it had taken him 10 years of hard work to break the record, and that "things couldn't have been better" on that particular day. The previous record-holder was American Bob Schumacher, who reached a speed of 116 mph in his Iron Duck vehicle in 1999. "It's great, it's one of those...

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2009-01-21 15:23:43

Richard Jenkins and Bradley Whitford are set to star in The Cabin in the Woods, a film co-written and produced by Joss Whedon, The Hollywood Reporter said. Whedon is the creator of the iconic TV shows Buffy the Vampire Slayer, Angel and Firefly. Whedon co-wrote Cabin with Cloverfield scribe Drew Goddard, who is also directing Cabin. Jenkins, a former cast member of TV's Six Feet Under, starred in The Visitor, Burn After Reading and Step Brothers last year. Whitford is best known for his work...

2008-12-02 17:08:00

NEW YORK, Dec. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Media Power USA, Inc. ("Media Power"), a provider of proprietary mobile phone software, connecting advertisers directly to consumers via ARL technology, wishes to address events surrounding yesterday's news report of IT Factory's filing for insolvency protection under Danish law as well as claims regarding its CEO, Stein Bagger. Media Power USA, Inc.'s association with IT Factory is through the operation of its wholly owned subsidiary, eCommerce LLC...

2008-10-10 15:00:20

The Visitor (Anchor Bay, $29.97) became a hit thanks to good audience buzz. Local actor Richard Jenkins, who has lent his talents in secondary roles in a slew of films from Farrelly Brothers comedies to this summer's Step Brothers, stars as a widowed college professor who finds a pair of undocumented immigrants, a Syrian musician and his Senegalese girlfriend, living in his Manhattan apartment. Reluctantly he allows them to stay with him, thus beginning an amazing and emotional journey for...

2008-09-08 18:00:25

Big Brother winner Rachel Rice last night spoke of her love for her boyfriend - and revealed she wants to get married. The 24-year-old trainee teacher from Cwmbran (below) was the surprise victor in Channel 4's reality television show, winning the pounds 125,000 prize on Friday night. She said the worst part of the game show was missing boyfriend, Pontypoll rugby player Richard Jenkins, during her three-month stint in the house. "He's definitely 'The One', 100%. I'd marry him...

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2008-08-21 10:10:00

British eco-entrepreneur Dale Vince and engineer Richard Jenkins are trying to beat the wind-powered vehicle world land-speed record of 116mph.  Vince and his team are following in the footsteps of Donald Campbell who used several vehicles named Bluebird to break land speed records.  The British duo has named their carbon-neutral vehicle Greenbird, in honor of Campbell's feats. "Campbell did it with the prevalent fuel of the day - we're doing it with the prevalent fuel of...


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