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SAG-AFTRA, PGA Recommend Temporary Hold on Southern California Production Amid COVID Surge — Variety

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Amid surging COVID-19 cases in Southern California following the holidays, SAG-AFTRA, the Producers Guild of America and the Joint Policy Committee are together recommending a “temporary hold on in-person production in Southern California.” Together, the organizations represent thousands of actors, producers and commercial advertisers and ad agencies…

SAG-AFTRA, PGA Recommend Temporary Hold on Southern California Production Amid COVID Surge — Variety
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Sir Hamilton: the F1 champ getting deserved recognition with knighthood – Wolff — RACER

Lewis Hamilton’s knighthood demonstrates that he is getting the recognition he deserves for his record-breaking Formula 1 career, according to Mercedes team principal Toto Wolff. Hamilton follows Sir Jack Brabham, Sir Jackie Stewart and Sir Stirling Moss as F1 drivers who have been knighted, although the previous three received theirs after their racing careers…

Hamilton getting deserved recognition with knighthood – Wolff — RACER
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FilmLA Says Film Permit Applications “Declined Significantly” In December — Deadline

On-location filming in Los Angeles has hit record lows in the last weeks of December as the coronavirus pandemic surges across Southern California. FilmLA, the city and county film permit office, said Wednesday that its preliminary data reveals that applications for filming permits “declined significantly” in the month of December…

FilmLA Says Film Permit Applications “Declined Significantly” In December — Deadline
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The 2021 Movie Awards Season Outlook: Weird-Case Scenarios Will Sweep All Categories — Deadline

On Sunday, February 9, 2020, history was made at the 92nd annual Academy Awards when, for the first time, a foreign-language film took the coveted Best Picture prize — along with three others including Best Director, Original Screenplay and the newly named Best International Feature.

The 2021 Movie Awards Season Outlook: Weird-Case Scenarios Will Sweep All Categories — Deadline
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Record Producer Dre Skull Spins Into $7 Million Los Feliz Compound — Variety

One of 2020’s biggest deals in the historic Los Feliz neighborhood was the transfer of this lovely Mediterranean compound, which sold for exactly $7 million last month. Built in 1928, the house was restored and extensively upgraded by the sellers, filmmaker Guy Shelmerdine and his wife Ashley Jacobs. The estate’s new custodian is Andrew McClain…

Record Producer Dre Skull Spins Into $7 Million Los Feliz Compound — Variety
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Ellen DeGeneres Pays $49 Million for Dennis Miller’s Cape Dutch-Style Montecito Compound — Variety

Back in October, “Saturday Night Live” alum-turned-multimedia host and conservative political commentator Dennis Miller and wife Slim Paley rocked Montecito by inking a clandestine, off-market deal to sell their vast estate for a whopping $49 million in cash.

Ellen DeGeneres Pays $49 Million for Dennis Miller’s Cape Dutch-Style Montecito Compound — Variety