Jimmy Kimmel Re-Creates Norman Lear’s ‘All In The Family,’ ‘The Jeffersons’ Episodes For Live ABC Primetime Special

Jimmy Kimmel will present a live 90-minute primetime event paying tribute to Norman Lear’s groundbreaking comedy series All in the Family and The Jeffersons on ABC. An original episode from each iconic Lear comedy will be re-created; Jimmy Burrows is directing the live special. Live In Front Of A St... #

Deadline | 19.4.2019 4:00:03

Jimmy Kimmel Sets Live Classic Sitcom Special for May on ABC

Jimmy Kimmel’s long-gestating live sitcom special is finally coming to fruition. Kimmel announced Thursday night on his ABC late-night show that the special, which was first announced in May 2017, will air Wednesday, May 22, from 8-9:30 p.m. ET. The special will see a cast of celebrity guests ... #

Variety | 19.4.2019 4:00:02

Seth Meyers, Stephen Colbert, Conan Zing The Full Mueller Report Release

It was Thursday for most of the working world, but it was Christmas morning for late night political talk show hosts, as the long-awaited full report from Robert Mueller was unleashed. The report, which has been monologue fodder for the late night circuit for more than a year, was devoured by Stephe... #

Deadline | 19.4.2019 3:21:17

Supernatural Season 14 Episode 19 Review: Jack in the Box

Being torn in two directions may leave Jack between a rock and a hard place on Supernatural. ThisSupernaturalreview contains spoilers.Supernatural Season 14 Episode 19Supernaturalhas often dealt with themes of familial obligation and choosing between good and evil. As characters are added to the sho... #

Den of Geek | 19.4.2019 2:41:04

Kate Smith’s ‘God Bless America’ Suspended By NY Yankees Over Racism Allegations

The New York Yankees have stopped using TV/radio star Kate Smith’s rendition of Irving Berlin’s ‘God Bless America’ during their home games because of allegations of past racism in the late singer’s prior choice of songs. Known as the “Songbird of the South,”... #

Deadline | 19.4.2019 2:33:48

Jimmy Kimmel Loves Robert Mueller’s Report: Donald Trump Jr. “Ruled Too Stupid To Collude”

Calling it “another remarkable day in the United States,” ABC late-night star Jimmy Kimmel dove into the day’s release of Robert Mueller’s report on Russian election meddling and whether Donald Trump’s campaign participated. “It is 448 pages long, and was delivere... #

Deadline | 19.4.2019 2:24:44

Film Review: ‘Kalank’

Events leading to the 1947 Partition of India serve as the forebodingly serious backdrop for the exhaustingly overextended razzmatazz of “Kalank,” writer-director Abhishek Varman’s lavish but ponderous Bollywood extravaganza, which opened in the U.S. on more than 300 screens the same day as its Indi... #

Variety | 19.4.2019 1:54:12

Mayor Pete Buttigieg Is Totally Up for Booking Phish For His Inauguration

Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s campaign seems to be going Phish-ing… in the best possible sense. (Unless you just hate the band Phish so much there is no best possible sense.) The Democratic presidential candidate has previously indicated his love for the group, and when a reporter suggested Phi... #

Variety | 19.4.2019 1:41:21

WGA Claims Big-Name Writers Are Purging Their Agents; Plans Big Delivery Of Official Letters On Monday

Good Friday has put Hollywood on pause for tomorrow, but today the Writers Guild said it has a very big Easter delivery for the uberagencies coming on Monday. It’s been nearly a week after talks completely broke down between the WGA and the Association of Talent Agents over the new anti-packag... #

Deadline | 19.4.2019 0:48:08

WGA’s Agent-Replacement Plan Slammed By ATA In Letter To Members; Guild Replies – Update

UPDATED, 5:45 PM: The Writers Guild has issued a statement in response to the ATA’s letter to members. Read it at the bottom of this post. PREVIOUSLY, 3:22 PM: The Association of Talent Agents said today that it is “evaluating all legal options” to address the WGA’s claim that it has the legal... #

Deadline | 19.4.2019 0:45:36

Movie Talk: ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Marketing Campaign Is Marvel’s Biggest Ever

On today's episode of Collider Movie Talk, Perri Nemiroff, John Rocha, and Silas Lesnick discuss the following: Deadline reports that Avengers: Endgame is the biggest marketing promotional campaign in Marvel Studios history at an estimated $200M+. Orion released a new Child’s Play trailer for th... # #marvel #avengers

Collider | 19.4.2019 0:30:34

WGA: 92 Percent of Writers Who Signed Statement of Support Have Fired Agents

The Writers Guild of America estimated that over 92 percent of their members who support a new code of conduct for talent agencies have fired those representatives. Letters announcing formal termination will be delivered on Monday, the guild said in a late-hitting memo on Thursday, as most agencies ... #

Variety | 19.4.2019 0:28:34

Adam Driver Stars in Terry Gilliam’s ‘The Man Who Killed Don Quixote’; ‘Hail Satan?’ Arrives On Good Friday: Specialty Preview

Comedies, docs and a Bollywood title are among the Easter and Passover weekend’s packed roster of new specialty releases. The heavy number of limited openers comes just ahead of next weekend’s rollout of Avengers: Endgame, which will mark mostly a pause for new specialties. Terry Gilliam’s lon... #

Deadline | 19.4.2019 0:18:15

Danielle DePalma Joins Apple As Film & TV Series Marketing Executive

Danielle DePalma, most recently EVP, Worldwide Digital Marketing & Research at Lionsgate, has joined Apple as a senior executive on the company’s video marketing team. As Manager in the department, DePalma will shepherd film and TV series marketing, reporting to Sony TV alum Chris Van Ambu... #

Deadline | 19.4.2019 0:00:34

NBC Swaps Timeslots of Freshman Drama ‘The Village,’ ‘The Voice’ on Tuesdays

NBC is changing the timeslots of Tuesday shows “The Voice” and “The Village.” Up to this point, freshman scripted drama “The Village” has aired at 9 p.m. ET Tuesdays immediately after “The Voice” at 8 p.m. Beginning April 23, “The Village” ... #

Variety | 18.4.2019 23:45:18

‘The Voice’ & ‘The Village’ Swap Tuesday Timeslots On NBC

NBC’s The Voice and The Village are swapping Tuesday time periods. Beginning April 23 and continuing through May 21, The Voice will air at 9 PM, moving from its current 8 PM slot, and The Village will take The Voice‘s spot at 8 PM. The Voice relies on live-viewing, which is more of a cha... #

Deadline | 18.4.2019 23:45:10

Broadway Review: Laurie Metcalf and John Lithgow in ‘Hillary and Clinton’

If anyone could play Hillary Clinton, it’s Laurie Metcalf – and here she is, in Lucas Hnath’s “Hillary and Clinton,” giving a performance that feels painfully honest and true. And if anyone could capture Bill Clinton’s feckless but irresistible charm, that would be John Lithgow – and here he is, too... #

Variety | 18.4.2019 23:35:50

Deadline’s TV Talk Podcast: Emmy Contender Interviews And Comedy Series Actor Race Debate

Welcome to a new season of the Deadline podcast TV Talk, in which Deadline’s awards columnist Pete Hammond and TV critic Dominic Pattenassess the Emmy race and its various hot-button categories. In today’s kickoff, we handicap the competitive race for Best Actor in a Comedy Series, as we... #

Deadline | 18.4.2019 23:32:13

‘Hillary And Clinton’ Broadway Review: Laurie Metcalf, John Lithgow Are Winning Ticket We Hardly Knew

Lucas Hnath’s Hillary and Clinton boasts the gladdening sight of Laurie Metcalf, her every bit the equal John Lithgow and director Joe Mantello’s unfailing grace, but for all of that, no small part of the satisfaction this play delivers is recognition of an entirely different sort. Yes, you... #

Deadline | 18.4.2019 23:30:45

‘Chicago Fire’ Stars Jesse Spencer & Taylor Kinney Ink New Deals To Continue On NBC Firefighter Drama

EXCLUSIVE: When NBC in late February renewed all three Chicago series for next season, the flagship Chicago Fire was picked up for an eighth season without its stars, Jesse Spencer and Taylor Kinney, whose current contracts were up at the end of this season. At the time, the duo already was in negot... #

Deadline | 18.4.2019 23:29:49

Hudson Media CEO James Cohen Purchases the National Enquirer

Hudson Media’s CEO James Cohen announced Thursday that he will purchase the National Enquirer as well as American Media’s other tabloids, the Globe and the National Examiner. With the purchase of the National Enquirer, which Cohen reportedly bought for $100 million, he plans to strengthen thei... #

Variety | 18.4.2019 23:15:40

‘In the Dark’: Casey Deidrick on Max Being Murphy’s Rock & Spending an Entire Episode Naked

In The CW series In the Dark, 20-something Murphy (Perry Mattfeld) is a hard-living, hard-drinking blind woman who turns her back on maintaining her responsibilities and figuring out any life goals, in favor of her disaffected attitude and penchant for casual sex. Even though her parents (Derek Webs... #

Collider | 18.4.2019 23:05:50

Art Directors Guild Reelects Chuck Parker As National Executive Director

Chuck Parker has been re-elected national executive director of the Art Directors Guild, IATSE Local 800. He and the guild’s associate national executive director, who goes by the name dooner, were reelected at the guild’s bi-annual general membership meeting last Saturday. They both ran unopposed. ... #

Deadline | 18.4.2019 22:45:08

The Best Series and TV Shows on Amazon Prime

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Collider | 18.4.2019 22:40:08

ATA Warns Managers and Lawyers of Legal Threat for Procuring Writer Jobs Amid WGA Battle

The Association of Talent Agencies is asking its members to drop a dime on managers and lawyers who help writers find jobs while the battle between the ATA and WGA rages on. ATA executive director Karen Stuart decried what she called “unlawful conduct” on the part of the WGA. On Monday, ... #

Variety | 18.4.2019 22:33:16

Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge’s ‘Sea Wall/A Life’ Heads to Broadway this Summer

Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge head to Broadway this summer in a limited run of “Sea Wall/A Life.” The show, comprised of two solo monologues, will begin its performances at the Hudson Theatre on July 26 and host its opening night on Aug. 8. It will run through Sept. 29. Each actor... #

Variety | 18.4.2019 22:29:37

Peter Bart: Surviving Eisner & Ovitz Snubs, Disney’s Bob Iger Dazzles Wall Street Again With Bold Streaming Plans

Stars like to boast that they never read their reviews, but does Bob Iger? The Disney czar received a litany of raves for his three-hour performance last week aimed at demonstrating his company’s intention to conquer Netflix. The upshot: Disney shares hit record highs and famously skeptical analysts... # #disney

Deadline | 18.4.2019 22:26:47

The Curse of La Llorona Ending Explained

Daniel Kurland Apr 18, 2019 We examine the ghastly conclusion to The Curse of La Llorona and what it means for the future of The Conjuring franchise!This article contains spoilers for The Curse of La Llorona.The ever-evolvingConjuringuniverse has slowly grown into over abillion-dollar franchise, whi... #

Den of Geek | 18.4.2019 22:24:13

Amazon Music’s Free Tier Is More Advertising Play Than Spotify Killer, Analysts Say

When news began to spread last week that Amazon Music’s long-anticipated free streaming tier was imminent, headlines emerged about its threat to Spotify and Apple Music, with some stories saying that Spotify’s stock price dropped in response to the news. But not only was today’s launch of the free t... #amazon #

Variety | 18.4.2019 22:20:34

TV News Roundup: Netflix Drops Trailer for Tiffany Haddish-Ali Wong Series ‘Tuca & Bertie’ (Watch)

In today’s roundup, “Cobra Kai” moves up its second season premiere on April 24 and Netflix releases the trailer for “Tuca & Bertie,” starring Tiffany Haddish and Ali Wong. FIRST LOOKS Netflix has released the trailer for its new animated comedy series “Tuca & B... #trailer #netflix #

Variety | 18.4.2019 22:13:30

‘Last Black Man in San Francisco’ Star Jimmie Fails Signs With CAA

Jimmie Fails, co-writer and star of “The Last Black Man in San Francisco,” has signed with CAA for representation. The drama, inspired by Fails’ own life, had its world premiere at this year’s Sundance Film Festival. In his review for Variety, chief film critic Peter Debruge ... #

Variety | 18.4.2019 22:09:23

The Curse of La Llorona Reaches Toward a Global Audience

Nick MorgulisApr 18, 2019 We speak with the filmmakers and actors who considered it their sacred duty to do honor by La Llorona... the very real ghost.The story of La Llorna, the weeping woman, is well-known in Mexico. Details, such as the color of her dress or the exact date of her death, might cha... #

Den of Geek | 18.4.2019 21:59:21

The Magicians Season 4: The Secret Ending Even the Cast Didn’t Know About

Michael AhrApr 18, 2019 With a major character exiting, a false ending was filmed for The Magicians season 4 finale, keeping the truth even from the cast.This article contains MAJOR spoilers for The Magicians season 4.Fans of The Magicians are having mixed feelings after the tragic sacrifices made i... #

Den of Geek | 18.4.2019 21:54:54

Jake Gyllenhaal, Tom Sturridge To Perform ‘Sea Wall/A Life’ On Broadway

Jake Gyllenhaal and Tom Sturridge will reprise their sold-out Off Broadway double-bill of solo one-act plays Sea Wall/A Life on Broadway this summer, producers announced today. Originally presented in February at the Public Theater to strong reviews, Sea Wall/A Life will begin performances on Friday... #

Deadline | 18.4.2019 21:45:38

Film Review: ‘Stuck’

A stalled New York City subway carriage serves as a toe-tapping musical Petri dish for six socioeconomically diverse souls in the unique stage-to-screen musical adaptation “Stuck.” Sharing a stylistic template with its 2016 left-coast cousin “La La Land” (which it predated Off-Broadway by a good fou... #

Variety | 18.4.2019 21:35:20

“Krypton” S2 Trailer Teases Lobo, Zod & More

SYFY has premiered the new full trailer for the upcoming second season of “Krypton” which returns June 12th. The clip features looks at DC villain Lobo (Emmett J. Scanlan) along with villains General Zod, Brainiac and Doomsday. Set two generations before the destruction of the legendary ... #trailer #

Darkhorizons | 18.4.2019 21:20:11

Eastwood Circling “Richard Jewell” At Fox

Clint Eastwood is reportedly circling “The Ballad of Richard Jewell” as his next directorial effort, the project currently setup at Disney/Fox. The true story tale deals with the titular security guard whose life gets turned upside down after media reports identified him as a possible su... #

Darkhorizons | 18.4.2019 21:19:04

Craig Ferguson Teams With Comedy Dynamics For ‘Hobo Fabulous’ Limited Series

EXCLUSIVE: Craig Ferguson’s Green Mountain West is partnering with Comedy Dynamics to release the six-episode limited series Hobo Fabulouson the Comedy Dynamics Network. It will be available via the Comedy Dynamics channel, iTunes, Amazon Prime Video, Google Play, Comcast, Spectrum, Dish and o... #

Deadline | 18.4.2019 21:14:32

Exclusive: ‘Burning’ Star Jeon Jong-seo Eyed to Join Kate Hudson in Ana Lily Amirpour’s ‘Blood Moon’

Burning starJeon Jong-seo is in discussions to joinKate Hudsonin Blood Moon, the third feature from writer-director Ana Lily Amirpour, multiple sources have told Collider. Last October, Deadline reported that Craig Robinson and Zac Efron would co-star in the fantasy feature, thought it's unclear... #

Collider | 18.4.2019 21:10:34

‘Gotham’ Series Finale Trailer Finally Shows off Batman… And the Joker

Get your first look at The Dark Knight in action. #joker #trailer #

Decider | 18.4.2019 21:01:43

The Best Thrillers on Netflix Right Now

Last Updated: April 3rd Sometimes you want Netflix to provide comfort food, and other times you want it to give you a jolt to the system. When it's the latter, you'll want a good thriller that may not go heavy on the blood and gore, but still manages to rattle you to your core. The streaming... #netflix #

Collider | 18.4.2019 21:00:45

‘Gotham’s Penultimate Episode Felt Like a Series Finale

The only thing left now is for Batman to begin. #

Decider | 18.4.2019 21:00:21