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Billboard
Watch Mariah Carey Make a Glamorous Cameo in 'Empire' Season 3 Teaserin the season 3 trailer of Fox's hit musical drama Empire. Another diva is als
Watch Mariah Carey Make a Glamorous Cameo in 'Empire' Season 3 Teaser
Billboard / Posted 3 days ago
in the season 3 trailer of Fox's hit musical drama Empire. Another diva is also poised to make an appearance in the Lee Daniels presentation -- Mariah Carey. "You always got a trick up your sleeve," says the iconic singer in the teaser. She... Read more
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SaukValley.com
The black hole in the legislative processvote. Today, in starkest contrast, the House Rules as crafted over the decades
The black hole in the legislative process
SaukValley.com / Posted 3 days ago
vote. Today, in starkest contrast, the House Rules as crafted over the decades by Madigan, and for one term by GOP Speaker Lee Daniels (1993-94), have put all the legislative power in a Rules Committee controlled by Madigan. All bills are first... Read more
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Daily Mail
First look at Mariah Carey's long-awaited debut on Empire as KittyLos Angeles welcoming Ban Ki-moon, the secretary-general of the United Nations
First look at Mariah Carey's long-awaited debut on Empire as Kitty
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Los Angeles welcoming Ban Ki-moon, the secretary-general of the United Nations Carey has history with the show's creator, Lee Daniels, as they had past worked on projects including 2009's Precious and 2008's Tennessee. She's had sporadic... Read more
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Variety
Madison Avenue Bets Big On Fox’s ‘Star’ To Lead Freshman TV Showsfor the 2016-2017 broadcast TV season finds ad buyers believe “Star,” the new F
Madison Avenue Bets Big On Fox’s ‘Star’ To Lead Freshman TV Shows
Variety / Posted 4 days ago
for the 2016-2017 broadcast TV season finds ad buyers believe “Star,” the new Fox musical drama from co-creators Lee Daniels (pictured, above) and Tom Donaghy, will generate the most commercial viewership of any freshman scripted program.... Read more
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The Christian Post
Bishop TD Jakes' Talk Show Coming to the Oprah Winfrey Networkthe remote control and you can see me on OWN." REUTERS / Fred ProuserActress O
Bishop TD Jakes' Talk Show Coming to the Oprah Winfrey Network
The Christian Post / Posted 5 days ago
the remote control and you can see me on OWN." REUTERS / Fred ProuserActress Oprah Winfrey, a cast member of the film ''Lee Daniels' The Butler'', poses at the film's premiere in Los Angeles August 12, 2013. Earlier this year it was announced... Read more
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Madame Noire The Atlanta Post
Secrets Behind The Making Of Lee Daniels' The Butlervery much into television these days as both Empire and the upcoming Star sugge
Secrets Behind The Making Of Lee Daniels' The Butler
Madame Noire The Atlanta Post / Posted 5 days ago
very much into television these days as both Empire and the upcoming Star suggest, but three years ago, writer and director Lee Daniels released his fourth film as director, The Butler. It is loosely based on the life of Eugene Allen, a Virginia... Read more
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Wired News
Empire Creator Lee Daniels on the Importance of Train WrecksLee Daniels has become a master of escapist television that’s as rooted in real
Empire Creator Lee Daniels on the Importance of Train Wrecks
Wired News / Posted 6 days ago
Lee Daniels has become a master of escapist television that’s as rooted in reality TV as it is in sui generis surrealism. To follow up his brilliant network debut, Empire—a gleefully ludicrous and highly rated mess cocreated with Danny Strong—Daniels... Read more
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Variety
Caitlyn Jenner, Lance Bass, Stevie Wonder Support Benefit for Orlando Victimsa series of videos directed by Ryan Murphy that told personal stories of the vi
Caitlyn Jenner, Lance Bass, Stevie Wonder Support Benefit for Orlando Victims
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
a series of videos directed by Ryan Murphy that told personal stories of the victims by celebrities, including Jane Fonda, Lee Daniels, Angela Bassett and Lady Gaga. Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti gave opening remarks in the venue, noting the... Read more
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Billboard
Judge Rejects Fox's Bid to Toss Ex-Felon's 'Empire' Copyright Lawsuitare known for "vicious insults," and have a propensity to slap people. Fox and
Judge Rejects Fox's Bid to Toss Ex-Felon's 'Empire' Copyright Lawsuit
Billboard / Posted 11 days ago
are known for "vicious insults," and have a propensity to slap people. Fox and co-defendants including co-creator Lee Daniels argued that these elements were insufficient to establish substantial similarity. Unfortunately for them, they... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Mariah Carey's billboards deemed 'too sexy'in popular TV show Empire. The news came as Mariah was receiving her star on t
Mariah Carey's billboards deemed 'too sexy'
Irish Examiner / Posted 13 days ago
in popular TV show Empire. The news came as Mariah was receiving her star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Empire creator Lee Daniels addressed her at the ceremony. He said: “I love you with all my heart, I’m so proud of you… Watch her on Empire,... Read more
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NZCity
Mariah Carey is to guest star in the upcoming season of 'Empire'singer has long been rumoured to be making a cameo appearance in the musical dr
Mariah Carey is to guest star in the upcoming season of 'Empire'
NZCity / Posted 18 days ago
singer has long been rumoured to be making a cameo appearance in the musical drama series - which was created by her friend Lee Daniels - and it has now been confirmed she will feature in an episode which will air on FOX on October 5. According to... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Hollywood Couple Finds New Digs In Montauk - Montaukoccupied in front of cameras. His two highest-profile feature film roles in rec
Hollywood Couple Finds New Digs In Montauk - Montauk
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 19 days ago
occupied in front of cameras. His two highest-profile feature film roles in recent years have been as Lyndon Johnson in “Lee Daniels’ The Butler,” the Russian chess master Boris Spassky opposite Tobey Maguire as Bobby Fischer in “Pawn Sacrifice,”... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Barbra Streisand to Serenade Hillary Clinton at LGBT-Focused NYC FundraiserAm Cait” star Candis Cayne, Jim Parsons, Michael Kors, Rosie O’Donnell, Jesse T
Barbra Streisand to Serenade Hillary Clinton at LGBT-Focused NYC Fundraiser
Houston Chronicle / Posted 20 days ago
Am Cait” star Candis Cayne, Jim Parsons, Michael Kors, Rosie O’Donnell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Chris Colfer, Greg Berlanti, Lee Daniels, Andrew Rannells, Elton John and Ricky Martin have all endorsed her. Streisand, perhaps one of the biggest gay... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Barbra Streisand to Serenade Hillary Clinton at LGBT-Focused NYC FundraiserAm Cait” star Candis Cayne, Jim Parsons, Michael Kors, Rosie O’Donnell, Jesse T
Barbra Streisand to Serenade Hillary Clinton at LGBT-Focused NYC Fundraiser
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
Am Cait” star Candis Cayne, Jim Parsons, Michael Kors, Rosie O’Donnell, Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Chris Colfer, Greg Berlanti, Lee Daniels, Andrew Rannells, Elton John and Ricky Martin have all endorsed her. Streisand, perhaps one of the biggest gay... Read more
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Philly.com
'Empire's' Lee Daniels: 'I was terribly nervous' speaking at DNCWest Philadelphia's Lee Daniels (Empire, The Butler) has walked a lot of red ca
'Empire's' Lee Daniels: 'I was terribly nervous' speaking at DNC
Philly.com / Posted 20 days ago
West Philadelphia's Lee Daniels (Empire, The Butler) has walked a lot of red carpets and taken plenty of stages, but nothing, he says, prepared him to deliver his emotional speech on gun violence at the Democratic National Convention last month. “I... Read more
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Gossip on This!
No, We Don't Need An "Empire" Spin-Off(as is quite possible) there won’t even be a need for a spin-off. Even though
No, We Don't Need An "Empire" Spin-Off
Gossip on This! / Posted 20 days ago
(as is quite possible) there won’t even be a need for a spin-off. Even though a reporter posed this particular subject at a press event, Chaiken, creator Lee Daniels, and other producers shouldn’t even have this conversation behind close... Read more
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Daily Herald
Former state lawmaker, teacher Vince Persico remembered as 'staunch ally of DuPage County'the utility industry. "He was always one who would explain both sides of an is
Former state lawmaker, teacher Vince Persico remembered as 'staunch ally of DuPage County'
Daily Herald / Posted 20 days ago
the utility industry. "He was always one who would explain both sides of an issue," former Illinois House Speaker Lee Daniels said Monday. At Hadley Junior High in Glen Ellyn, Persico taught seventh- and eighth-grade social studies... Read more
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Reality TV World
Mariah Carey set to guest star on 'Empire' Season 3with Jamal Lyon (Jussie Smollett) on a new song according to Variety. Carey, w
Mariah Carey set to guest star on 'Empire' Season 3
Reality TV World / Posted 20 days ago
with Jamal Lyon (Jussie Smollett) on a new song according to Variety. Carey, who has a history with Empire series creator Lee Daniels, has been rumored to appear on the series in the past. The pop star and filmmaker previously worked together on... Read more
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Savannah Morning News
Obituary list for August 9, 2016Rincon, GA Frankie Mae Cobb, Garden City ,GA Hannah K. Collins, Beaufort, SC
Obituary list for August 9, 2016
Savannah Morning News / Posted 20 days ago
Rincon, GA Frankie Mae Cobb, Garden City ,GA Hannah K. Collins, Beaufort, SC Eloise Cranford, Baxley, GA Willie Lee Daniels, Yemassee, SC Lottie C. Ferguson, Jesup, GA James Edward Hayes, Sr., Midway, GA Mother Bernease Jackson,... Read more
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AceShowbiz
'Empire' Scores Mariah Carey as Guest Star, a Cookie Spin-Off Is PossibleMariah Carey is finally joining "Empire". The R&B diva is set to guest star in
'Empire' Scores Mariah Carey as Guest Star, a Cookie Spin-Off Is Possible
AceShowbiz / Posted 20 days ago
Mariah Carey is finally joining "Empire". The R&B diva is set to guest star in season 3 of Lee Daniels' music drama. FOX announced her upcoming appearance on the show at the Television Critics Association summer press tour on Monday, August 8. The... Read more
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Variety
‘Empire’ Team Teases Season 3: Cookie’s New Love Interest, Guest Stars — And Potential SpinoffsChaiken teased. “There are potential spinoffs with Lucious and Cookie’s charact
‘Empire’ Team Teases Season 3: Cookie’s New Love Interest, Guest Stars — And Potential Spinoffs
Variety / Posted 21 days ago
Chaiken teased. “There are potential spinoffs with Lucious and Cookie’s characters, sure.” As for “Empire” co-creator Lee Daniels’ other new Fox show, “Star,” Chaiken said a crossover episode is a possibility. “We haven’t talked about it yet.... Read more
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Billboard
'Empire' Showrunner Talks Ongoing Spinoff Conversations, Possible 'Star' Crossoverand Cookie's characters, sure." The 10 Best-Selling 'Empire' Songs Chaiken's
'Empire' Showrunner Talks Ongoing Spinoff Conversations, Possible 'Star' Crossover
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
and Cookie's characters, sure." The 10 Best-Selling 'Empire' Songs Chaiken's quotes come a year after Empire co-creator Lee Daniels made headlines at Fox's 2015 summer press tour when he told the room "there will be a spinoff." Since then, a... Read more
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FOX 8 Cleveland
Mariah Carey to guest star on ‘Empire’an explosive new song,” according to a press release from Fox. The casting com
Mariah Carey to guest star on ‘Empire’
FOX 8 Cleveland / Posted 21 days ago
an explosive new song,” according to a press release from Fox. The casting comes about one year after executive producer Lee Daniels first publicly said he hoped to have Carey appear on the show, which stars Taraji P. Henson and Terrence... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Mariah Carey officially booked to guest star in “Empire” in Octoberan explosive new song,” according to a press release from Fox. The casting com
Mariah Carey officially booked to guest star in “Empire” in October
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 21 days ago
an explosive new song,” according to a press release from Fox. The casting comes about one year after executive producer Lee Daniels first publicly said he hoped to have Carey appear on the show, which stars Taraji P. Henson and Terrence... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Mariah Carey to Guest Star on ‘Empire’an explosive new song,” according to a press release from Fox. The casting com
Mariah Carey to Guest Star on ‘Empire’
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 21 days ago
an explosive new song,” according to a press release from Fox. The casting comes about one year after executive producer Lee Daniels first publicly said he hoped to have Carey appear on the show, which stars Taraji P. Henson and Terrence... Read more
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Extra TV
Mariah Carey’s Role on ‘Empire’ — Who Is She Playing?of superstar singer Kitty, who will collaborate with Jamal Lyon (Jussie Smollet
Mariah Carey’s Role on ‘Empire’ — Who Is She Playing?
Extra TV / Posted 21 days ago
of superstar singer Kitty, who will collaborate with Jamal Lyon (Jussie Smollett) on a song. Watch! Carey and show creator Lee Daniels had worked together on his highly acclaimed films “The Butler” and "Precious.” The third season of “Empire” will... Read more
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Billboard
Mariah Carey to Appear on Forthcoming Episode of 'Empire'to a release from Fox, the iconic songstress will guest and perform as a mega-s
Mariah Carey to Appear on Forthcoming Episode of 'Empire'
Billboard / Posted 21 days ago
to a release from Fox, the iconic songstress will guest and perform as a mega-star named Kitty on the hit series from Lee Daniels on Wednesday, Oct. 5. Additional celebrities who have been tapped for Empire's third season including rapper... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Mariah Carey to Guest Star on ‘Empire’ This SeasonMess with the Zohan,” in which she appeared as herself. More notably, the singe
Mariah Carey to Guest Star on ‘Empire’ This Season
Houston Chronicle / Posted 21 days ago
Mess with the Zohan,” in which she appeared as herself. More notably, the singer was previously cast by “Empire” co-creator Lee Daniels in films “Precious” and “Lee Daniels‘ The Butler.” Currently, Carey is about to begin the second half of her Las... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Mariah Carey to Guest Star on ‘Empire’ This SeasonMess with the Zohan,” in which she appeared as herself. More notably, the singe
Mariah Carey to Guest Star on ‘Empire’ This Season
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 21 days ago
Mess with the Zohan,” in which she appeared as herself. More notably, the singer was previously cast by “Empire” co-creator Lee Daniels in films “Precious” and “Lee Daniels‘ The Butler.” Currently, Carey is about to begin the second half of her Las... Read more
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Reality TV World
Terrance Howard sued by former management company for $250,000reports. Notably, Authentic Talent is being represented by attorney Mathew Ros
Terrance Howard sued by former management company for $250,000
Reality TV World / Posted 25 days ago
reports. Notably, Authentic Talent is being represented by attorney Mathew Rosengart, who previously represented Sean Penn in his lawsuit against Empire co-creator Lee Daniels after the filmmaker compared Penn to Howard in his maltreatment of wo... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Pulse: Remember victims 49 days laterBoneta, Nina Jacobson, Demi Lovato, Tyler Oakley, Yeardley Smith, Kid Cudi, Kai
Pulse: Remember victims 49 days later
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
Boneta, Nina Jacobson, Demi Lovato, Tyler Oakley, Yeardley Smith, Kid Cudi, Kaitlin Olson, Kevin McHale, Jamie Lee Curtis, Lee Daniels, Chace Crawford, Evan Peters, Gerard Butler, Katey Sagal, John Stamos, Laverne Cox, Jordana Brewster, Wes... Read more
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The Morning Call
Easton exhibit honors Lehigh Valley artist Tom BurkeRichard Master, CEO of Easton frame-maker MCS Industries, and artist Barbara Ko
Easton exhibit honors Lehigh Valley artist Tom Burke
The Morning Call / Posted a month ago
Richard Master, CEO of Easton frame-maker MCS Industries, and artist Barbara Kozero, followed by a musical selection by Lee Daniels. A reception will follow in the center's Science Hall 4-5 p.m. Burke was born and raised in Indianapolis, Ind.,... Read more
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Gawker
You Can’t Get There From Here: Party Hopping at the DNCFerrara, Debra Messing, Lenny Kravitz, Paul Simon, Alicia Keys, Chloe Grace Mor
You Can’t Get There From Here: Party Hopping at the DNC
Gawker / Posted a month ago
Ferrara, Debra Messing, Lenny Kravitz, Paul Simon, Alicia Keys, Chloe Grace Moretz, Tony Goldwyn, Meryl Streep, Star Jones, Lee Daniels, Idina Menzel, Ben Platt, Elizabeth Banks, Kristen Bell and Darren Criss all appeared onstage to speak, sing, or... Read more
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Billboard
Katy Perry Performs 'Rise,' 'Roar' at the Democratic National Conventionon Tuesday, with Elizabeth Banks serving as host and former President Bill Clin
Katy Perry Performs 'Rise,' 'Roar' at the Democratic National Convention
Billboard / Posted a month ago
on Tuesday, with Elizabeth Banks serving as host and former President Bill Clinton headlined. Wednesday saw addresses by Lee Daniels, Angela Bassett and Sigourney Weaver, with Vice President Joe Biden and President Obama finishing out the day... Read more
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Daily Mail
HBO cancels Project Greenlight despite garnering two Emmy nominationsstereotypes in casting Pre-dating the #OscarsSoWhite controversy, Brown is now
HBO cancels Project Greenlight despite garnering two Emmy nominations
Daily Mail / Posted 1 months ago
stereotypes in casting Pre-dating the #OscarsSoWhite controversy, Brown is now a VP of production and development at Lee Daniels' Fox-based production company. 'That viral video that went out has forever changed my life. I only did a few... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
How Over 40 Broadway Stars Came Together to Sing "What the World Needs Now Is Love" at the DNCthe World Needs Now Is Love.” The performance followed a day of speeches cente
How Over 40 Broadway Stars Came Together to Sing "What the World Needs Now Is Love" at the DNC
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 1 months ago
the World Needs Now Is Love.” The performance followed a day of speeches centered on the theme of gun control reform by Lee Daniels, Angela Bassett, survivors of the Orlando nightclub shooting and parents of Trayvon Martin, Sandra Bland, Eric... Read more
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Reality TV World
Kristen Bell, Debra Messing and more perform 'What the World Needs Now is Love' at DNCall willing to donating their time and talent." Also during the third day of t
Kristen Bell, Debra Messing and more perform 'What the World Needs Now is Love' at DNC
Reality TV World / Posted 1 months ago
all willing to donating their time and talent." Also during the third day of the Democratic National Convention, filmmaker Lee Daniels advocated for more gun control laws alongside two survivors of the Pulse nightclub attack and a mother of one of... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
How Over 40 Broadway Stars Came Together to Sing "What the World Needs Now Is Love" at the DNCthe World Needs Now Is Love.” The performance followed a day of speeches cente
How Over 40 Broadway Stars Came Together to Sing "What the World Needs Now Is Love" at the DNC
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 1 months ago
the World Needs Now Is Love.” The performance followed a day of speeches centered on the theme of gun control reform by Lee Daniels, Angela Bassett, survivors of the Orlando nightclub shooting and parents of Trayvon Martin, Sandra Bland, Eric... Read more
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Billboard
DNC's Third Day: Lenny Kravitz Performs 'Let Love Rule' and Broadway Shows 'What the World Needs'Obama’s signature campaign songs, it was a packed -- and evocative -- night. T
DNC's Third Day: Lenny Kravitz Performs 'Let Love Rule' and Broadway Shows 'What the World Needs'
Billboard / Posted 1 months ago
Obama’s signature campaign songs, it was a packed -- and evocative -- night. Things got emotional early with a speech from Lee Daniels (The Butler,Empire) followed by a speech from Christine Leinonen, the mother of one of the victims of last... Read more
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Roll Call
Baby Boomer Night at the DNCstarred in this year’s “Finding Dory.” Actress Sigourney Weaver ( Bill Clark/C
Baby Boomer Night at the DNC
Roll Call / Posted 1 months ago
starred in this year’s “Finding Dory.” Actress Sigourney Weaver ( Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call) Soon after Weaver, director Lee Daniels delivered remarks. Daniels, 56, directed the historical drama “The Butler” in 2012, which portrayed 20th century... Read more

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