President Donald Trump Tweetstorm – The Saturday Edition

UPDATED AT 7:45PM PT: After complaints from critics that he was trying to cash in by holding next year’s G7 summit at his property in Doral, Florida, President Trump has abandoned the plan. “I thought I was doing something very good for our Country by using Trump National Doral, in Miami... # #

Deadline | 20.10.2019 2:45:30

Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike Take No. 1 Spot on Top 100 DJs Poll

The duo of Dimitri Vegas & Like Mike top DJ Mag’s 2019 Top 100 DJs poll, returning to the list since taking the No. 1 spot in 2015 and dethroning Martin Garrix after three years of dominance. The results of the Top 100 DJs were arrived at from 1.3 million votes cast in 179 countries. [R... # #

Variety | 20.10.2019 1:44:11

Michael Moore Endorses Bernie Sanders: It’s Time To “Crush” Trump

Michael Moore officially threw his support behind Bernie Sanders Saturday, saying the Vermont senator can “crush” President Trump at the polls. The Oscar-winning filmmaker joined freshman Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) at Sanders’ “Bernie Is Back!” rally in Queens, N... # #

Deadline | 20.10.2019 0:56:19

Bruce Springsteen Returns to NJ Hometown for Surprise ‘Western Stars’ Introduction

Bruce Springsteen returned to his hometown of Freehold, New Jersey to offer a surprise introduction to the first public multiplex viewing of his concert/documentary film, “Western Stars.” Dressed simply in a brown jacket, Springsteen took a moment to say a few words at the AMC Freehold 14 movie thea... # #

Variety | 20.10.2019 0:31:24

David Attenborough: The BBC Must “Change The Game” To Compete With Netflix & Amazon

EXCLUSIVE: Sir David Attenborough has told Deadline that the BBC is going to have change the way it operates if it’s going to compete with Netflix and Amazon for audiences and creative talent. Speaking as the BBC prepares to launch its latest natural history spectacular, Seven Worlds, One Plan... #netflix #amazon # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 23:01:57

Meghan Markle Draws Online Support After Emotional ITV Interview

Meghan Markle, the Duchess of Sussex, has received an outpouring of support after her near-breakdown on camera describing life in the Royal family. The hashtag #WeLoveYouMeghan’ was a top trending topic on Twitter after a clip from the interview leaked. It showed Markle almost breaking into te... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 22:53:20

‘A Very Brady Renovation: Holiday Edition’ Special Confirmed For Food Network

UPDATE: Fresh off the success of their HGTV series, Discovery Network has confirmed it will air the special A Very Brady Renovation: Holiday Edition on Dec. 16. But there’s a change of venue. Instead of HGTV, the show moves to The Food Network. The sixBrady Bunch siblings join Ree Drummond, th... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 22:00:55


‘Living With Yourself’ Promo Not A Parody Of Robert Kraft, Tom Brady Claims

UPDATE:New England quarterback Tom Brady has vehemently denied that he was parodying Patriots owner Robert Kraft’s prostitution bust in a promo for the Netflix comedy Living With Yourself. “That’s not what that was about,” Brady said to ESPN. “I think that was taken out... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 21:32:02

Qualtrics Billionaire Pays $35 Million Cash for Newport Harbor Mansion

When a brand-new Orange County mansion recently sold for $35 million in an all-cash deal, it became one of the priciest area home sales on record. Located near the tip of Newport Beach’s densely-populated Balboa Peninsula, the massive Robert Sinclair-designed is one of the largest structures f... # #

Variety | 19.10.2019 21:29:48

This Week In Music: The Muffs Final Album Is A Profile In Courage By Leader Kim Shattuck

The courageous story of how Kim Shattack and The Muffs collaborated to produce their final album, No Holiday,is one of the great tales of perseverance in the face of overwhelming obstacles. Yahoo! Music’s Lyndsey Parker crafts the tale of how Shattuck, who suffered from ALS and couldn’t ... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 21:16:12

Saddleridge Fire: 72% Containment As Firefighters Brace For Gusty Winds

The Saddleridge fire burning in the north San Fernando Valley area of Los Angeles is now 72% contained, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department. “Firefighters continue to negotiate rugged terrain to increase containment lines and address hot spots,” the LAFD said in a statement. ... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 20:17:07

Friday Ratings: WWE Again Tops Demos, But CBS Wins In Total Viewers

Wrestling won the demo battle, but CBS won the total viewership in the network Friday night ratings wars. Fox’s two-hour WWE Smackdown had an 0.8 among adults 18-49 and 2.44 million viewers, handily the night’s demo winner. But the results marked a decline from last week’s 1.0, and... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 20:16:38

My Hero Academia Season 4 Episode 2 Review: Overhaul

A new powerful villain makes his presence known while Midoriya preps for the work force in a stellar entry.

Den of Geek | 19.10.2019 19:09:10

Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Tickets Go on Sale Monday

Alec Bojalad Oct 19, 2019 Tickets for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker will be available after the final trailer premieres during Monday Night Football. Get ready to do the Kessel Run in 12 or more parsecs as Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker tickets will be available to purchase soon.Deadline report... # #

Den of Geek | 19.10.2019 18:59:55

Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson Confirms ‘Black Adam’ Is On His Slate For 2020

Dwayne Johnson has confirmed his long-awaited turn as DC’s Black Adam will start filming in 2020. Black Adam is Shazam’s arch-nemesis and a complex antihero with a rich history of his own. Johnson was to play the character in the first movie before the parties decided he warranted his own pic,... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 18:13:38

‘Gomorrah’ Star Salvatore Esposito Set For De Serio Twins’ ‘The Stonebreaker’

Salvatore Esposito, the Italian star who plays young mob boss Genny Savastano in Italy’s hit TV series “Gomorrah,” will soon be hitting the big screen topliningupcoming drama“The Stonebreaker” by twin directorial duo Gianlucaand Massimiliano De Serio, who are known inte... # #

Variety | 19.10.2019 17:56:06

First Reactions to ‘The Mandalorian’ Praise the ‘Star Wars’ Disney+ Show as “Completely Amazing”

The Mandalorian is good! While the first ever live-actionStar WarsTV show doesn't debut until November 12th, the first reactions toThe Mandalorianhave arrived online courtesy of a select few journalists who were lucky enough to watch the first 27 minutes of the show's first episode during th... # #disney #

Collider | 19.10.2019 17:36:55

J.J. Abrams Says ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ Will Answer “as Many Questions as Possible”

The end is near as we get closer and closer to the premiere ofStar Wars: Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalkerin December. The ninth film will bring to a close the epic "Skywalker saga", which began in 1977 withGeorge Lucas'Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope. Now, more than 40 years later, this one... # #

Collider | 19.10.2019 17:31:46

Impeachment Inquiry Gives New Urgency To A Capitol Hill Mainstay: The Media Stakeout

The House’s impeachment inquiry has given new importance to what is a part of the culture at the Capitol — the media stakeout. As lawmakers meet behind closed doors in a House Intelligence Committee hearing room, a handful of reporters are waiting just outside the restricted space, anxio... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 17:24:43

‘Insecure’ Star Yvonne Orji Swoops Into Hollywood Hills Modern

Nigerian-born showbizzer Yvonne Orji, who co-stars with Issa Rae on the HBO breakout hit “Insecure,” has come a long way from her days of not being able to afford a $7 pizza. The devoutly religious actress and author — she recently nabbed a book deal with Flatiron Books — has... # #

Variety | 19.10.2019 17:18:29

Laurel & Hardy Remembered At 25th Annual Music Box Steps Celebration In Silver Lake

A family festival celebrating the history of Laurel & Hardy’s famed Music Box steps short will be celebrated from 11 AM to 4 PM today at the site of the Academy Award-winning short. The 1932 comedy short won an Oscar for Best Live Action Short (Comedy), the first in that category. The film... # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 17:18:07

“Rise of Skywalker” Trailer Set For Monday

It’s official, the final trailer for “Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker” is set to go online on Monday night along with the kick-off of ticket pre-sales. Both the trailer will be released and ticket sales will commence following the halftime of ESPN’s Monday Night Football game betw... #trailer # #

Darkhorizons | 19.10.2019 17:14:39

Tom Brady’s Massage Parlor Cameo In Netflix Series Creates A Brewing Scandal

Tom Brady addressed the media to discuss whether his Living With Yourself cameo was a shot at Patriots owner Robert Kraft's prostitution bust. #netflix # #

Decider | 19.10.2019 17:14:32

Waititi Reaffirms “Akira” Plans & Talks Delay

The long-gestating live-action Hollywood adaptation of Katsuhiro Otomo’s iconic six-book manga and 1988 anime film “Akira” was looking all set to go earlier this year… until it wasn’t. Set in the wake of the third World War, the story follows the leader of a biker gang ... # #

Darkhorizons | 19.10.2019 17:11:15

Top TV Execs Tackle New Distribution Landscape in Rome

ROME – In an increasingly complex TV market, with a host of new big-ticket streaming services preparing to enter an already crowded arena, both buyers and sellers are rethinking some of the fundamentals of the TV business as they grapple with the best way to reach global audiences. A host of t... # #

Variety | 19.10.2019 17:08:04

Disney’s “Mulan” Gets Extensive Reshoots?

With the odd exception (hello “Dumbo”), Disney’s live-action remakes of their beloved animated classics have been massive box-office successes and there appears to be no plans to abandon the trend anytime soon. While the Mouse House’s schedule next year runs a little lighter ... # #disney #

Darkhorizons | 19.10.2019 17:06:39

Leto Tried To Stop “Joker” Being Made?

A new report up at Heat Vision has discussed a former Joker actor’s displeasure with current box-office juggernaut and standalone feature “Joker”. The trade claims Jared Leto, who played The Joker in 2016’s “Suicide Squad,” was so displeased with Phillips’ f... #joker # #

Darkhorizons | 19.10.2019 16:56:41

Filming Wraps On Reitman’s New “Ghostbusters”

Filmmaker Jason Reitman has taken to social media to confirm that filming on the new “Ghostbusters” feature, one which serves as a direct sequel to the first two films, has wrapped after 68 days. The photo includes a set photo of himself along with producer Ivan Reitman and actors Finn W... # #

Darkhorizons | 19.10.2019 16:53:55

Trailer: Kanye West’s IMAX Film “Jesus Is King”

The official trailer has been released for “Jesus is King,” a new IMAX feature that hails from musician Kanye West and is dubbed a fusion of “religious revival and hip-hop show”. Directed by photographer Nick Knight and filmed this summer, the project is set in Roden Crater &... #trailer # #

Darkhorizons | 19.10.2019 16:52:01

Don’t Expect A “Joker” Extended Cut

Warner Bros. Pictures has a smash hit on their hands with Todd Phillips’ “Joker” film, the DC Comics adaptation already soaring past the $600 million dollar mark after two weeks in cinemas globally. With that kind of number, you could understandably expect talk of a director’... #joker # #

Darkhorizons | 19.10.2019 16:50:11

European Producers and Broadcasters Debate How to Weather Streaming Storm

ROME – The impending rollout of Disney Plus, HBO Max, and other new streaming services promises a new era of uncertainty—and opportunity—for broadcasters and producers in an industry already disrupted by the likes of Netflix and Amazon. At a panel hosted by the European Producers Club Friday a... # #

Variety | 19.10.2019 16:45:16

Megan Hilty and Jessie Mueller on Playing Country Music Icons for ‘Patsy & Loretta’

The original Lifetime movie Patsy & Loretta explores the real-life friendship between country music icons Patsy Cline (Megan Hilty) and Loretta Lynn (Jessie Mueller), the differences between the two women, and how they bonded over their love of country music. While Patsy was already one of the bigge... # #

Collider | 19.10.2019 16:30:03

Lionsgate TV Chairman Kevin Beggs on Streamers and TV’s ‘Platinum Era’

ROME – Over the course of two decades in the industry, Lionsgate Television chairman Kevin Beggshas witnessed the ups and downs of a business that has frequently found itself confronting both dizzying new possibilities as well as existential threats. But these days the veteran exec, who overse... # #

Variety | 19.10.2019 16:22:01

Box Office: ‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ Tops ‘Joker,’ ‘Zombieland’

“Maleficent: Mistress of Evil” is on track to give Disney another first place finish after scoring $12.5 million in Friday’s domestic ticket sales. If estimates hold, the Angelina Jolie-led film should finish the weekend with about $38 million — well below earlier forecasts b... #joker # #

Variety | 19.10.2019 16:00:25

Kanye West’s ‘Jesus Is King’ Anoints First Trailer From IMAX-Only Film

The joyful noise of Kanye West’s Sunday Service is coming to IMAX later this month, showcasing the combination religious revival and hip-hop show. The film will run at IMAX outlets for one week starting Oct. 25, then expand to additional markets on Nov. 8. Tickets are now on sale at JesusIsKin... #trailer # #

Deadline | 19.10.2019 16:00:01

In Defense of ‘Joker’ and Other Repugnant Protagonists

The release of Joker has prompted a good bit of discourse on the matters of mental health and the glorification of anarchistic violence. Somewhere amidst the din surrounding the film is the arc of the character himself and how we, the audience, ought to respond to him. The depraved descent of Joaqui... #joker # #

Collider | 19.10.2019 15:53:01

What Time Will ‘Power’ Season 6, Episode 9 Arrive On Starz?

There's only one more episode until the mid-season finale of Power! # #

Decider | 19.10.2019 15:30:31

‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ Defeats ‘Joker’ with $12.5 Million on Friday

It actually happened: Disney'sMaleficent: Mistress of Evilhas managed to endJoker's hot streak at the box office. The sequel to 2014'sMaleficentsees starsAngelina JolieandElle Fanningreturning to their roles as Maleficent and Aurora, respectively, withMichelle Pfeifferstepping in to play... #joker # #

Collider | 19.10.2019 15:29:23

Yahya Abdul-Mateen II on the Social Relevance of ‘Watchmen’ and the New ‘Candyman’

From show creator Damon Lindelof (The Leftovers, Lost) and based on the iconic graphic novel co-created and illustrated by Dave Gibbons, the HBO drama series Watchmen is set in an alternate history where masked vigilantes are treated as outlaws and the police conceal their identities behind masks to... # #

Collider | 19.10.2019 15:25:41