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  • Current Event
    2 months ago
    by TentativePrince
    +19 +4

    Frances Bean Cobain is 28 today, outliving her Rock God father Kurt

    Cobain was born on 18 August 1992 at the Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. Her Rockstar parents named her after Frances McKee, guitarist for The Vaselines, a band Nirvana covered in its epic MTV Unplugged performance months before Kurt’s suicide. “All I want for my birthday this year is the gift of competent elected officials getting voted into office,” said Cobain.

  • Current Event
    2 months ago
    by aj0690
    +18 +3

    'Tiger King' zoo is closing, will become film set dedicated to 'TV content'

    Do you, too, have a docuseries about Joe Exotic? Well, Oklahoma's Greater Wynnewood Exotic Animal Park, Exotic's old zoo, will probably let you film there. Jeff Lowe, who took ownership of the park after Exotic, announced on Facebook that "the old zoo" will close "effective immediately." The "new park will, at least for the foreseeable future, be a private film set for Tiger King-related television content for cable and streaming services," he wrote.

  • Current Event
    1 month ago
    by dianep
    +7 +4

    ABC to Air ‘Black Panther’ and Chadwick Boseman Tribute Special Tonight

    The Walt Disney Co. and Marvel Studios will pay tribute to Chadwick Boseman tonight with a special commercial-free airing of “Black Panther” on ABC, followed by a special examining the actor’s life and work.

  • Current Event
    1 month ago
    by TNY
    +13 +4

    Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter Party On with Kid Cudi and Adidas for Their Latest Adventure

    Today (August 28, 2020) Bill and Ted Face the Music opens in theaters and VOD (video on-demand). In Face the Music, Bill S. Preston Esquire (Alex Winter) and Ted “Theodore” Logan (Keanu Reeves) have a mere 78 minutes to create the song that will save the entire universe.

  • Current Event
    1 month ago
    by aj0690
    +20 +2

    Ridley Scott Comments on Epic Games' Parody of His '1984' Ad

    Ridley Scott, director of the original "1984" Apple Macintosh advertisement, has commented on Epic Games' recent parody of his ad, in an interview to IGN. When Epic Games launched its campaign against Apple over alleged anticompetitive App Store policies, it premiered a shot-for-shot remake of Apple's famous "1984" Super Bowl commercial directed by Ridley Scott, titled "Nineteen Eighty-Fortnite."

  • Current Event
    1 month ago
    by doodlegirl
    +9 +2

    Johnny Depp Requests Delay Of $50M Defamation Trial To Accommodate ‘Fantastic Beasts 3’ Filming

    Johnny Depp has requested that his defamation lawsuit trial against ex-wife Amber Heard be delayed due to the upcoming filming of Fantastic Beasts 3. The filming for the David Yates-directed film was put on hold, like many Hollywood shoots and events, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. But as conditions in main filming site London have improved, production is set to pick back up again starting in October and possibly ending February, conflicting with the Depp-Heard trial set to run from January 11 to 28 2021.

  • Current Event
    1 month ago
    by grandtheftsoul
    +22 +3

    Almost 70% Rise in Disney Plus Downloads Post Mulan Release

    The last time Disney Plus saw such a huge spike was with Hamilton causing a 79% rise in downloads. When Mulan released on the streaming platform over the weekend the company witnessed a huge spike of 68% in downloads according to Yahoo. Mulan was set to release in March in cinemas, however, due to the pandemic, it had been delayed and was then announced a September release on Disney Plus. The film was well-received and liked by critics, bagging 77 percent critical rating on Rotten Tomatoes.

  • Current Event
    1 month ago
    by zritic
    +11 +2

    MGM Developing ‘RoboCop’ Prequel Series Focusing on Villainous Omni VP Dick Jones

    Before being shot several times and falling to his death out of a boardroom window, Dick Jones (portrayed by Ronny Cox) was the slimy, villainous, and extremely corrupt Senior Vice President of Omni Consumer Products. While his death in RoboCop (1987) will be remembered as one of the all-time greats, his life could be celebrated in a brand new RoboCop prequel series that would also focus on the rise of Omni Consumer Products.

  • Current Event
    1 month ago
    by socialiguana
    +9 +2

    George R.R. Martin Says Rickon Stark Was Almost Written Out of ‘Game of Thrones’

    The original pilot for “Game of Thrones” was virtually unrecognizable compared to the one shown to audiences in 2011. Everything from hairstyles to actors to major scenes had to be reconsidered after the initial pilot failed to land with HBO executives in the early stages of the show’s development.

  • Current Event
    1 month ago
    by wildcard
    +15 +2

    Japanese Actress Ashina Sei Dies Age 36  

    Ashina Sei, an established actor in high demand for TV dramas and films, was discovered dead in her Tokyo apartment Monday. Both Tokyo police and her agency have confirmed that she died of suicide, age 36.

  • Current Event
    3 weeks ago
    by ubthejudge
    +19 +1

    ‘Watchmen’ Leads Emmys Winners; HBO Tops Networks and Streaming

    “Watchmen” took home more Emmys than any other show of 2020, with HBO scoring the most wins of any network or streaming service. “Watchmen” picked up 11 Emmys in total, including wins on Sunday night for best limited series and best actress in a limited series for series star Regina King. Yahya Abdul-Mateen II also won for best supporting actor in a drama for his work on the show. The show’s 11 wins helped push HBO to 30 wins total, including 19 wins during the Creative Arts Emmys over the course of last week.

  • Current Event
    3 weeks ago
    by TentativePrince
    +4 +1

    Mel Gibson is reportedly making ‘Passion of the Christ’ sequel

    Jesus is about to rise again — more than 16 years later. Actor Jim Caviezel, who played Jesus in 2004’s “The Passion of the Christ,” said writer/director Mel Gibson has written a forthcoming sequel. “Mel Gibson just sent me the third picture, the third draft. It’s coming,” he told Breitbart. “It’s called ‘The Passion of the Christ: Resurrection.’ It’s going to be the biggest film in world history.”

  • Current Event
    3 weeks ago
    by baron778
    +4 +1

    Why Netflix Keeps Canceling Shows After Just 2 Seasons

    It's hard to imagine now, but when the US-version of The Office first premiered on NBC in 2005, the show was panned by both critics and audiences. People thought it was unoriginal, unfunny, and a bad clone of the UK version. But NBC made the call to renew the show anyway. It seemed to be the right one, because from season two onward, The Office US was winning plaudits everywhere, which lasted nine glorious seasons.

  • Current Event
    3 weeks ago
    by dynamite
    +3 +1

    Sarah Paulson: ‘If I’m terrified, I feel compelled to do it’

    I got a report yesterday saying it was up by…” Sarah Paulson pauses, weighing up whether she wants to reveal the extent of her daily screen time. Then she takes the plunge. “It was nine hours and 52 minutes,” she says, mock-abashed. In a day? She nods. “In a day, yes. Quite terrible. I think it was… doesn’t it break down how much of it was work? There was work on there. So I was doing some of that. But… it’s embarrassing.”

  • Current Event
    2 weeks ago
    by Borska
    +3 +1

    It's never a bad time to appreciate James Gandolfini's acting

    James Gandolfini was many things: A dear friend of SpongeBob SquarePants and a lover of Green Day’s Dookie. Above all else, though, he was an incredibly talented actor who captured every aspect of Tony Soprano with aplomb, from scenes of the mobster shuffling around in a bathrobe, eating slices of gabagool in front of the refrigerator to, as Nerdwriter explores in a new video, suffering a panic attack during a therapy session.

  • Current Event
    2 weeks ago
    by rexall
    +10 +1

    Movie theaters in jeopardy as studios move blockbusters to 2021, audiences stay home

    In late March, like many businesses, the film industry entered a period of forced hibernation as the U.S. went into lockdown to stem the coronavirus pandemic. With indoor cinemas closed, drive-in theaters were a lone bright spot until May, when some state governments began to loosen guidelines and permit indoor theaters to reopen to the public with limited capacity. It wasn’t until August that major chains AMC, Cinemark and Regal unlocked their doors.

  • Current Event
    7 months ago
    by TNY
    +16 +5

    The Last of Us TV Show In the Works at HBO

    The Last Of Us Director Neil Druckmann will team up with Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin on a television adaptation of The Last of Us for HBO. According to THR, Druckmann will be involved in the creation of the HBO The Last of Us series. This is a rarity for video game adaptations as the game creators aren’t usually directly involved with the adaptation process of their games. Druckmann and Mazin will write and produce the adaptation.

  • Current Event
    6 months ago
    by aj0690
    +18 +7

    ‘Schitt’s Creek’: After Six Incomparable Seasons, the Roses Are Ready to Say Goodbye

    In the 2015 premiere of “Schitt’s Creek,” a riches-to-rags comedy, the Rose family arrive in the tiny titular town wearing the designer clothes of their past life as protective gear. But over the show’s six seasons on Pop TV, viewers have seen the once wealthy Roses — Johnny (Eugene Levy) and Moira (Catherine O’Hara) and their adult children, David (Daniel Levy) and Alexis (Annie Murphy) — scrape their way from being penniless exiles in a town they’d bought as a joke to being elemental members of the community. They’ve found gratifying work, made real friends and fallen in love.

  • Current Event
    6 months ago
    by capoti
    +16 +4

    Book lovers snap up stories for self isolation

    People in the UK were stockpiling novels and home learning books last week as they prepared for a spell in isolation, sales figures suggest. Sales of fiction rose by a third, while children's education went up 234% to the third highest level on record. Puzzle books, handicrafts and true crime also saw sharp rises.

  • Current Event
    6 months ago
    by belangermira
    +26 +6

    Thomas L. Miller Dies: Producer Of TV’s ‘Family Matters’, ‘Full House’ And More Was 79

    Thomas L. Miller, who produced several hit TV comedies over many decades in the business, died April 5 of complications from heart disease in Salisbury, CT. He was 79. Through the years, Miller produced Full House, Bosom Buddies, Family Matters, Perfect Strangers and Step by Step as co-founder of Miller/Boyett Productions, Miller/Boyett/Warren Productions and Miller-Milkis Productions.