Legion Season 3 Episode 5 Review: Chapter 24

David wages war and old friends fall in a gripping new episode fo FX's Legion.

Den of Geek | 23.7.2019 3:18:22

What Lies Ahead For N0S4A2?

Daniel Kurland Jul 22, 2019 We get the goods on N0S4A2 when we chat with the star and the minds behind AMC’s horror series at San Diego Comic-Con!After the breakaway success of The Walking Dead, AMC has gradually turned into more of a home for prestige horror programming. The genre has found new lif... #

Den of Geek | 23.7.2019 3:08:21

‘Bachelorette’ Hannah Brown on Combating Misogyny in Front of Millions: ‘I’m So Over Being Slut Shamed’

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not yet watched “The Bachelorette: Men Tell All” that aired Monday, July 22. “The Bachelorette” Hannah Brown says that she’s proud of a lot of things she’s done on-screen this season, but she feels most gratified knowing that she was able to inspire millions of... #

Variety | 23.7.2019 2:00:38

Reed Farrell Dies: Former AFTRA President Was 89

Reed Farrell, who was president of AFTRA from 1989-93, has died. He was 89. “Reed was a committed unionist with a passion for union service and the betterment of his fellow members,” said SAG-AFTRA president Gabrielle Carteris. “Our gratitude goes out to him for his many years of dedication to our u... #

Deadline | 23.7.2019 1:56:54

IndieWire’s 100 Best Films Of The Decade

The past ten years have seen the face of cinema change, more so than it had in the past two or three decades before. The rise and fall of 3D, the rise and rise of both streaming services and the Chinese box-office market, the now mostly dead arena of middle-budget movies, and the democratisation of ... #

Darkhorizons | 23.7.2019 1:53:44

Vampire Batman Returns in DC Halloween Special

Jim DandyJul 22, 2019 Secrets of Sinister House takes us back to Red Rain Batman just in time for Halloween.Fifth weeks are odd beasts in the comics world. They throw off the natural rhythm of comic publishing, with one book every two or four weeks, and end up stacking some months ane leaving others... #

Den of Geek | 23.7.2019 1:31:34

Phyllis Nagy Running For WGA West President In Opposition To Guild’s Leadership; Craig Mazin & Nick Jones Jr. Also On Her Slate

Phyllis Nagy has joined the race for president of the WGA West just hours before the deadline. The Oscar-nominated writer of Carol, who’s opposed to the guild’s handling of its 101-day standoff with the talent agencies, is running on a slate that includes Chernobyl creator Craig Mazin, who’s running... #

Deadline | 23.7.2019 1:14:09

MSNBC Panelist Backtracks After Saying Fox Won’t Cover Mueller Testimony

MSNBC is taking some heat today after a panelist on an afternoon discussion program falsely stated that Fox News is not airing live coverage of former Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s testimony before two Senate panels this week. Rick Wilson, a longtime Republican strategist and author of Ever... #

Deadline | 23.7.2019 1:06:12

American Dad Season 16 Episode 15 Review: Demolition Daddy

Roger reveals an interesting connection to Snot’s father that opens a whole can of worms in a satisfying, cathartic American Dad!

Den of Geek | 23.7.2019 0:49:39

Terry Wakefield Exits Sony/ATV to Head Up A&R at UMPG Nashville

After a decades-long tenure at Sony/ATV Nashville, Terry Wakefield has followed another alumnus, Troy Tomlinson, across town to take a top position at Universal Music Publishing Group Nashville. Wakefield is senior VP of A&R at UMPG after having been senior VP of creative in his previous post. P... #

Variety | 23.7.2019 0:47:58

Listen: ‘Drunk History’ Host Derek Waters on Why There Should Be a Law Banning TV Reboots

Derek Waters loves TV history — so much so that he even keeps a collection of old TV Guide magazines at home. As the co-creator and host of Comedy Central’s Emmy-nominated “Drunk History,” it’s perhaps no surprise that Waters reveres classic TV — particularly from his childho... #

Variety | 23.7.2019 0:45:11

Who Are The Boys?

Michael AhrJul 22, 2019 The Boys features a group of self-appointed watchdogs keeping tabs on the corrupt behavior of the so-called “supes,” but who are they?When Amazon brings The Boys to its Prime Video service this Friday, audiences will meet a much darker set of superheroes than the Marvel Cinem... #

Den of Geek | 23.7.2019 0:31:12

WGA’s Deal With Kaplan Stahler Could Entice Other Mid-Tier Agencies To Sign Its New Franchise Agreement

The signing of the Kaplan Stahler Agency to the WGA’s newly modified franchise agreement has been hailed as a win for the guild, but could it open the floodgates to other mid-sized agencies following suit? The new deal is far more flexible than anything the guild ever offered to the Association of T... #

Deadline | 23.7.2019 0:11:47

‘Tron: Uprising’, ‘Love, Death & Robots’ Animator Alberto Mielgo Sets Next Project At Stampede

Alberto Mielgo, who won an Emmy for his work on Tron: Uprising and is up for another for his episode of Netflix’s animated anthology series Love, Death & Robots, is making his first feature film. Stampede, the production outfit run by Greg Silverman, has come aboard to produce the pic, whi... #

Deadline | 23.7.2019 0:10:43

Writers Guild Announces 2020 Awards Show Date

The 72nd Annual Writers Guild Awards will take place in coinciding ceremonies in Los Angeles at the Beverly Hilton and the Edison Ballroom in New York on Feb. 1, the Writers Guild of America announced. The WGA will begin voting in November and will reveal this year’s TV nominees Dec. 5 and fil... #

Variety | 23.7.2019 0:07:28

Sally Williams to Leave Longtime Opry Home for Top Post at Live Nation in Nashville

Nashville executive Sally Williams is leaving Opry Entertainment, where she rose to the top over a two-decade tenure there, to join Live Nation’s regional office as the president of Nashville music and business strategy, the company announced Monday. Live Nation said Williams will not only lea... #

Variety | 23.7.2019 0:04:10

Woodstock 50’s Permit Denial Heap Keeps Growing

In what’s become a broken record for music journalists everywhere, Woodstock 50 was once again denied a permit to hold its event, slated for Aug. 16 to 18, as a daytime festival at Vernon Downs in upstate New York. Previous attempts to convince the town of Vernon, on June 18 and July 3, were r... #

Variety | 22.7.2019 23:56:47

Ed Ruscha Adds Beverly Hills Villa to Packed Portfolio

A lovingly preserved house nestled high in the Beverly Hills enclave of Trousdale Estates has sold for $8.4 million, and the buyers are iconic pop artist Ed Ruscha and his longtime wife, Danica. Sprightly 81-year-old Ruscha, who famously migrated from Oklahoma City to Los Angeles in the 1950s, is no... #

Variety | 22.7.2019 23:46:00

TV Ratings: Is ‘Love Island’ Deserted?

Two weeks have passed on “Love Island” and plenty of singles have coupled and uncoupled in their bid for love and a fat $100,000 pay check. However, there’s one couple that doesn’t seem to be hitting it off: CBS and “Love Island.” Ratings for the show have been fa... #

Variety | 22.7.2019 23:28:14

The Next ‘Game Of Thrones’? A Post-Comic-Con Appraisal Of Potential Heirs To The Throne

Watching the Game of Thronescontingent take their final (and somewhat complicated)bow this weekend at Comic-Con International I found myself wondering: Will we ever see the likes of the HBO hit series again? Fans will continue to debate the creative choices made in the finale season but the overall ... #

Deadline | 22.7.2019 23:26:49

New “Top Gun” Alters Maverick’s Jacket

It’s only a small detail, but eagle-eyed viewers of the recent “Top Gun: Maverick” first trailer have spotted something that has led to some raised eyebrows online. The recent trailer sees Tom Cruise’s Maverick slipping into his iconic bomber jacket and Ray-Bans from the firs... #

Darkhorizons | 22.7.2019 23:03:09

Quick News: Cudi, Hills, Beach, Wilde, Blue

Entergalactic Kenya Barris (“black-ish”) and Kid Cudi (aka Scott Mescudi) are teaming for the adult animated music series “Entergalactic” at Netflix which will showcase music from Cudi’s new album of the same name being released by Republic Records and follows a young m... #

Darkhorizons | 22.7.2019 23:02:01

Al Franken Profile In The New Yorker Uncovers New Details, Hits New Nerves

Al Franken’s name once again trended on social media Monday thanks to a lengthy profile on the former Minnesota Senator by Jane Mayer in The New Yorker. The story, which runs more than 12,000 words, features an extensive interview with Franken. The former writer and performer on Saturday Night... #

Deadline | 22.7.2019 22:54:24

‘Skinny Dip’ Series, Based On Carl Hiaasen Novel And Previously A CW Pilot, Now Set At Quibi

Jeffery Katzenberg and Meg Whitman’s Quibi has picked up Skinny Dip, a comedy series based on Carl Hiaasen’s 2004 satirical novel. The project had been set up as a drama pilot at the CW in the 2018 cycle but did not move forward there. The same core group remains attached: Producer Kashe... #

Deadline | 22.7.2019 22:33:58

ESPN’s Dan Le Batard Takes Day Off From Radio Show As Company Mulls Discipline

ESPN host Dan Le Batard was MIA from his radio show today as his employer weighed punishment for his breaking company rules about talking politics on the air. Le Batard had returned to his show Friday, a day after his riled his bosses over comments about Donald Trump’s war of words with a quar... #

Deadline | 22.7.2019 22:30:22

Management Company Fourward Taps Christopher Burbidge as Head of Talent Division

Will Ward’s management company Fourward has promoted long-time colleague Christopher Burbidge to head the company’s rapidly growing talent division, while also promoting Brooke Blann to manager in the company’s music division. Both Blann and Burbidge are based in the company’s Los Angeles offi... #

Variety | 22.7.2019 22:17:30

TV News Roundup: Helen Mirren Is Royalty in First Trailer for HBO’s ‘Catherine the Great’ (Watch)

In today’s roundup, HBO drops the first trailer for its forthcoming limited series “Catherine the Great” and Variety obtains an exclusive sneak peek of the next episode of TV Land’s “Younger.” DATES CNN Films will premiere its documentary “Halston” on ... #trailer #

Variety | 22.7.2019 22:14:45

Sony Exec On Why “MIB: International” Failed

Considered one of the biggest duds of the Summer, and the most critically reviled of the blockbuster of the season (even more so than “Dark Phoenix”), the recent “Men in Black International” will still make enough money that Sony Pictures won’t take a huge loss on it. N... #

Darkhorizons | 22.7.2019 22:14:18

“Saw,” “Uncut Gems” Set New Dates

The new Chris Rock and Samuel L. Jackson-led “Saw” reboot has been moved up by five months, the studio taking it from a proposed October 23rd 2020 release to a May 15th 2020 opening. This would suggest they have a lot of faith in the film in which Rock plays a police detective investigat... #

Darkhorizons | 22.7.2019 22:12:36

Trailer: Takashi Miike’s “First Love”

The teaser trailer for celebrated and incredibly prolific auteur Takashi Miike’s new and typically crazy action crime drama “First Love” has arrived from Well Go USA Entertainment. Scoring rave reviews at Cannes, the anarchic noir-tinged yakuza film follows a young boxer and a call... #trailer #

Darkhorizons | 22.7.2019 22:11:37

Channing Tatum & Free Association Land $2 Million Revolving Fund From Atwater Capital For Five Projects

BREAKING: Free Association partners Channing Tatum, Reid Carolin and Peter Kiernan have secured a $2 million revolving film development fund with Atwater Capital. Deal calls for Atwater to finance a minimum of five projects generated by the company. That arrangement will be overseen by Free Associat... #

Deadline | 22.7.2019 22:00:06

All of Quentin Tarantino’s Movies Ranked

In the history of cinema, has any director done more to elevate the idea of movies as cool than Quentin Tarantino? Certainly, the idea that films could be made by fans dates back at least to the French New Wave, when a group of die-hard critics stepped behind the camera. A few years later, Spielberg... #

Variety | 22.7.2019 21:59:58

Broadway Rebounds After Previous Power-Zapped Week: Box Office Climbs 12% To $34M

Broadway was back to full power last week (New York City’s latest blackout bypassed the theater district), rebounding 12% to $34M from the previous week’s summer-without-a-Saturday box office bruising. With nearly all 29 of the productions resuming their regular eight-performance schedul... #

Deadline | 22.7.2019 21:57:04

The Collider.com Podcast: Episode 210 – Jon Favreau’s ‘The Lion King’

This week on The Collider.com Podcast, we're talking about the new, photoreal version of The Lion King. We talk about why the film is a dark harbinger of things to come, the power Disney exerts over the marketplace, why it fails to capture the magic of the original, if younger generations will p... #

Collider | 22.7.2019 21:50:30

Netflix’s Animated Slate Grows with New Series Based on Kid Cudi Album ‘Entergalactic’

Netflix is continuing to grow its slate of animated series with an exciting greenlight given toKid CudiandBlack-ishcreatorKenya Barris. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Barris will team with Cudi to create an adult animated series based on the rapper's forthcoming albumEntergalactic, which w... #netflix #

Collider | 22.7.2019 21:48:08

Kaplan Stahler Agency Signs Modified Code of Conduct in Win for WGA

Kaplan Stahler has become the latest agency to sign the Writers Guild of America’s (WGA) modified code of conduct in a win for the Guild. In a message sent out to WGA members today, the negotiating committee wrote that the agreement with Kaplan Stahler “bans packaging fees and agency-aff... #

Variety | 22.7.2019 21:46:59

Dana Brunetti Lists Showbiz Pedigreed Pad in Toluca Lake

Film and television producer Dana Brunetti has hoisted a showbiz pedigreed property in Los Angeles’ historic, entertainment industry-favored Toluca Lake community up for sale at $6.25 million. Not counting carrying costs, extensive upgrades and considerable real estate fees, the six-time Emmy-nomina... #

Variety | 22.7.2019 21:43:07