August 2008
Back Stage East;8/7/2008, Vol. 49 Issue 32, p2
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the motion picture industry in the U.S. Actor Morgan Freeman is doing well after a surgery on August 4, 2008 following a car accident. Playwright and screenwriter Luther Davis, who won a Tony Award in 1954, died on July 29, 2008. Anvato launched its core technology to guard over video piracy.


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