First ‘Avengers: Endgame’ Reactions Tease an Emotional, Epic Culmination of the MCU

It's been a decade, 20+ films, and a whole lot of world-building in the making, butAvengers: Endgame has finally arrived. The super superhero team-up film follows the aftermath ofAvengers: Infinity War, and with little known about the future of the MCU, it holds all the biggest secrets and revea... # #avengers

Collider | 23.4.2019 5:12:54

‘Avengers: Endgame’s’ Josh Brolin: Thanos’ Butt Is a ‘Beautiful, Purple Peach’

On the eve of “Avengers: Endgame’s” world premiere, everyone’s thoughts have turned to the one crucial detail that could be the difference between life or death for the Avengers: Does Thanos have a butt? “I don’t know what that whole thing is about! I really don&#... # #avengers

Variety | 23.4.2019 4:08:55

APOS: Applause Sets up India Adaptation of BBC’s ‘Luther’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Indian content producer Applause Entertainment will produce a local version of hit BBC crime drama “Luther.” With “Luther,” Applause will continue its business model of assuming the risk of producing shows, and later offering them to OTT platforms as finished works. Starring Idris Elba, “Luther” is ... #

Variety | 23.4.2019 3:30:14

4 Facing Felony Charges After Earth Day Protest At Universal Studios – Update

Updated at 7:45 p.m. with details on arrests: Four people were arrested Monday following an Earth Day protest at Universal Studios in Universal City, California, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department told Deadline. During the demonstration, two protesters were shown on local television s... #

Deadline | 23.4.2019 2:45:10

Movie Talk: Counting Down the Best MCU Credits Scenes Before ‘Avengers: Endgame’

On today's episode of Collider Movie Talk, John Rocha, Haleigh Foutch and Jay Washington discuss the following: The Curse of La Llorona scares up a higher than expected $26.5M opening weekend haul, but tops a box office that's the slowest Easter weekend in 14 years. The panel lists their fav... # #avengers

Collider | 23.4.2019 2:37:41

‘Avengers: Endgame’s’ Tessa Thompson Says Valkyrie Would Spoon Captain Marvel, Thor

Tessa Thompson, who plays Valkyrie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe and upcoming “Avengers: Endgame,” had no problem addressing speculation about the character’s sexuality at the “Endgame” red carpet premiere Monday. The “Sorry to Bother You” actress explain... # #marvel #avengers

Variety | 23.4.2019 2:36:28

Legends of Tomorrow Season 4 Episode 12 Review: The Eggplant, The Witch & The Wardrobe

Literal relationship hell is putting together Ikea furniture with your partner on this week's Legends of Tomorrow. BooksThis Legends of Tomorrow review contains spoilers.Legends of Tomorrow Season 4 Episode 12Sometimes it feels like Brick Tamland is writing Legends of Tomorrow. You know the &qu... #

Den of Geek | 23.4.2019 2:26:11

Listen: Ian McShane Swears ‘Atlanta’ and Donald Glover Made the Best TV Episode Ever

Ian McShane will still pause and watch an episode of “Deadwood” when it pops up while flipping through channels. “And then I’d finish up, smiling to myself, ‘it’s a really good show!’ It was a great show, a terrific show,” McShane said of the HBO drama... #

Variety | 23.4.2019 2:11:26

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Premiere: Spoiler Anxieties, Cast Reunions & Wistful Words Atop A Purple Carpet (Photos)

Disney’s Marvel Studios just delivered the biggest superhero film in Hollywood history at a colossal world premiere event at the Los Angeles Convention Center that had costumed fans camped outside (some since last Thursday), a plum-colored carpet (to match the extraterrestrial complexion of Th... # #avengers

Deadline | 23.4.2019 1:49:28

Snoop Dogg Streaming ‘Mortal Kombat 11’ Tournament Right Now

Snoop Dogg is streaming a “Mortal Kombat 11” tournament right now, starting at 4 p.m. PDT on Twitch NOW and Mixer, facing off against 21 Savage, and other guests. The American rapper is streaming the event under the title “Snoop Dogg’s Gangsta Gaming League,” just a day... #

Variety | 23.4.2019 1:15:52

APOS: Online Video Headed for 15% Annual Growth, Disrupting Asia Markets

A blistering 15% annual growth of online video will give the Asian video industry (TV, pay-TV, home entertainment and streaming) a growth rate nearly double that of North America for the next five years. According to a new report from Media Partners Asia, published on the eve of the APOS conference ... #

Variety | 23.4.2019 1:00:13

‘All My Sons’ Broadway Review: Annette Bening, Tracy Letts & Benjamin Walker Resurrect Arthur Miller’s Wartime Casualties

A muddled casting controversy and the resignation of a prominent director no doubt diverted some early public and press attention from the Roundabout Theatre Company’s revival of Arthur Miller’s All My Sons, but this Broadway production, opening tonight, can handle whatever comes its way... #

Deadline | 23.4.2019 1:00:06

Broadway Review: ‘All My Sons’ With Annette Bening

Don’t be fooled by the placid backyard setting, neighborly small talk and father-son joviality at the start of the Roundabout Theatre Company’s blistering revival of Arthur Miller’s “All My Sons” starring Annette Bening and Tracy Letts. There are plenty of secrets, resentments and disillusionments a... #

Variety | 23.4.2019 1:00:03

Arrow Season 7 Episode 19 Review: Spartan

Ernie Hudson guest stars in an Arrow episode that feels like a classic mission-of-the-week, but struggles with the flash-forwards ThisArrowreview contains spoilers.Arrow Season 7 Episode 19It’s always a good day to see Ernie Hudson on screen. Arrow brings in the heavy hitter for a crime-fighting cap... #

Den of Geek | 23.4.2019 0:48:31

Jimmy Fallon’s Bernie Sanders Pursues The Musical Vote With “Old Town Hall”

Tonight Show is the only broadcast TV late-night show in originals this week, and Jimmy Fallon is bring back his Bernie Sanders impression. In Monday night’s sketch, Fallon channels the Dems best-funded candidate in a crowded field that’s expected to hit 20 when Joe Biden announces this ... #

Deadline | 23.4.2019 0:46:34

Warren Leight Returns To ‘Law & Order: SVU’ As Showrunner, Michael Chernuchin Joins ‘FBI’ As EP, Inks Overall Deal With Universal TV

As Law & Order: SVU is heading into its historic 21st season, the series is bringing back one of its beloved showrunners. Warren Leight, credited with revitalizing the veteran crime drama during his five-year turn at the helm, is returning as executive producer/showrunner. He will succeed anothe... #

Deadline | 23.4.2019 0:00:48

This Colossal Beverly Hills Mansion Just Sold for $35 Million

As the world marches relentlessly further into this so-called Information Age, the notion of secrecy seems almost an anachronistic delusion. These days, everybody knows everybody’s business. Big Brother smiled as he oversaw the rise of Wikileaks. The Panama and Paradise papers rocked scores of... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 23:53:15

Britney Spears’ Fans Demand Release of Pop Star from Psychiatric Facility

A group of protesters gathered outside City Hall in West Hollywood on Monday afternoon (April 22) to demand the release of pop star Britney Spears from a psychiatric facility. Carrying “Free Britney” signs and chanting “Hands off, Britney” and “Justice for Britney”... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 23:47:44

Writers Guild Says Over 7,000 Members Have Fired Agents

Over 7,000 members of the Writers Guild of America have fired their talent agents, the Hollywood union said on Monday. As promised, the guild delivered a first round of termination letters to agents in a show of support for the WGA’s full-on war with the Association of Talent Agents. “Today th... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 23:43:45

WGA: More Than 7,000 Writers Have Fired Their Agents

More than 7,000 WGA members have fired their agents en mass as the guild ramps up its campaign against talent agencies that refuse to sign its new Code of Conduct. The guild said Monday it delivered “a first batch of over 7,000 termination letters from WGA members to the non-franchised agencie... #

Deadline | 22.4.2019 23:41:16

‘Better Call Saul’ Could Wrap After Six Seasons, Says Co-Star

Giancarlo Esposito, who plays Gus Fring on AMC’s Better Call Saul, suggests an end may be in sight for the Breaking Bad prequel series,. But it’s a ways away. “It’s tricky with [co-creator Vince Gilligan],” Esposito told Collider. “If you look at the Breaking Badm... #

Deadline | 22.4.2019 23:40:42

Natalie Portman To Narrate Disneynature’s ‘Dolphin Reef’ Movie For Disney+

Natalie Portman has signed on to narrate Dolphin Reef, the next feature film from Disneynature. The pic will have its debut on Disney+, Disney’s new streaming service that launches November 12. Dolphin Reef will continue Disneynature’s storytelling style as the film introduces Echo, a young Pa... # #disney

Deadline | 22.4.2019 23:39:31

TV Review: Starz’s ‘The Spanish Princess’

With sumptuous costumes and a cast including a couple of familiar and beloved costume-drama players, Starz’s “The Spanish Princess,” about the travails of Catherine of Aragon, seems designed to appeal to lovers of broadly drawn historical romance. (It hits the air May 5 with a built-in fandom: Like ... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 23:35:26

UTA Hires Agent Jackie Knobbe to Comedy Touring Division

UTA has hired Jackie Knobbe as an agent in its comedy touring division,Varietyhas learned. Knobbe joins UTA after almost 20 years at APA, where she was a partner and co-head of comedy touring. She will bring a strong roster of touring comedy clients with her to the agency, including Tiffany Haddish,... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 23:15:47

UTA Adds The Comedy Touring Agent Stylings Of APA’s Jackie Knobbe; Clients Include Tiffany Haddish

UTA has brought aboard Jackie Knobbe as an agent in its Comedy Touring unit. She brings along such big-name stand-ups as Tiffany Haddish — who signed with UTA last month — Lewis Black, Jeanne Robertson and Leslie Jones. Knobbe, who will work remotely from Florida, joins the agency after ... #

Deadline | 22.4.2019 23:15:47

‘Gotham’ Trailer: Batman Begins As Fox’s Prequel Series Ends This Thursday

The Fox seriesGothamconcludes this Thursday night (8:00-9:00 PM ET/PT) with “The Beginning…,” the show’s 100th episode and the long-awaited arrival of the city’s caped crusader in all of his costumed glory. Fox just released a densely packed trailer for that series fina... #trailer #

Deadline | 22.4.2019 23:04:08

AT&T & Turner Invite ‘Captain Planet’ Mobile Game Players To Restore Trees

AT&T and Turner invite Planeteers to download “Captain Planet: Gaia Guardians” to help save the environment. In celebration of Earth Day 2019, the companies are joining together to help Captain Planet restore the trees on the in-game Hope Island as part of the “Hope Island Reco... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 22:58:34

Nielsen Opposes Donald Trump Effort To Add Citizenship Query To 2020 Census

Taking a rare political stand, Nielsen has come out against a bid by the Donald Trump administration to add a citizenship requirement to the 2020 census. The measurement firm maintains that such a stipulation would suppress participation in the census, leading to a “significant undercount,R... #

Deadline | 22.4.2019 22:53:42

TV News Roundup: Amazon’s ‘Sneaky Pete’ Releases Season 3 Trailer

In today’s TV news roundup, Amazon Prime Video releases a trailer for Season 3 of “Sneaky Pete,” and “Red Table Talk” with Jada Pinkett Smith sets a return date on Facebook Watch. FIRST LOOKS The official trailer for the third season of “Sneaky Pete” on Amaz... #trailer #amazon #

Variety | 22.4.2019 22:33:58

Carnahan Talks “The Raid” Remake Differences

Filmmaker Joe Carnahan has been working on a remake of Gareth Evans’ iconic 2011 Indonesian action thriller “The Raid” for a while now, but there’s been little movement on the project since he was linked back in early 2017. This week, whilst out doing promotions for the film ... #

Darkhorizons | 22.4.2019 22:13:59

Hollywood Remembers Steve Golin, Oscar-Winning ‘Spotlight’ Producer: A “Trailblazer” And A “Truly Kind Man”, Anonymous Content Partners Say

UPDATED with Anonymous Content statement, more reactions: Steve Golin, the prolific Oscar-winning producer and founder of Anonymous Content who died Sunday at age 64, is being remembered by many in Hollywood today. The man Participant Media CEO David Linde calls “one of the most universally lo... #

Deadline | 22.4.2019 21:50:53

“Endgame” Opening Might Hit $300M Domestic?

Tracking figures for Marvel Studios’ “Avengers: Endgame” continue to rise and at this point, just a few days before Thursday night previews rollout nationwide, its box-office numbers are looking phenomenal. According to Deadline, ‘Endgame’ is well ahead of Infinity War ... #

Darkhorizons | 22.4.2019 21:44:46

The Picard Series Begins Production

Principal photography has officially kicked off on CBS All Access’ upcoming “Star Trek” series which sees Sir Patrick Stewart reprising his role of Captain Jean-Luc Picard. The ten-episode run is expected to require five months of filming with shooting to wrap on September 16th. Un... #

Darkhorizons | 22.4.2019 21:43:35

“Cyberpunk 2077” To Look Very Different To E3

It has been teased for years and then “The Witcher” creators CD Projekt Red blew everyone away with an extensive demo of their open-world sci-fi game “Cyberpunk 2077” last year at E3. Now, in a new interview with Area Jugones (via WCCF Tech), the game’s quest director M... #

Darkhorizons | 22.4.2019 21:42:29

Iannuuci’s “Avenue 5” Goes To Series

HBO has handed out series order for the space tourism comedy “Avenue 5” which hails from “Veep,” “The Thick of It” and “The Death of Stalin” creator Armando Iannucci. Set forty years in the future when the solar system is everyone’s oyster, the s... #

Darkhorizons | 22.4.2019 21:41:02

Arista Records Names Danny Cooper Senior VP of Promotion

Danny Cooper has been named senior vice president of promotion at Arista Records, it was announced today by John Boulos, the label’s executive VP of promotion. In this role, Cooper will work closely with Boulos in all areas of promotion across genres, and oversee Arista’s promotion staff throughout ... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 21:35:04

‘All American’ EPs On Season 2 Hopes After Netflix Bump For Bubble Series & Honoring Nipsey Hussle

A month ago, the CW drama All American ended its 16-episode freshman run with a big championship win for Beverly High and two major cliffhangers as Spencer (Daniel Ezra) is left pondering whether to stay at the posh school or return to South Crenshaw High while his little brother’s paternity i... #netflix #

Deadline | 22.4.2019 21:27:24

Kate Tsang’s ‘Marvelous And The Black Hole’ Named Winner Of AT&T Presents: Untold Stories Program

Filmmaker Kate Tsang took the top award of a $1 million grant at this year’s AT&T Presents: Untold Stories. The program is in collaboration with Tribeca and champions inclusive and diverse filmmaking. The event, which took place earlier this morning in New York City, featured five filmmake... # #marvel

Deadline | 22.4.2019 21:17:22

Live+7 Ratings for Week of April 1: ‘This Is Us’ Season 3 Finale Posts Solid Gain

The season 3 finale of “This Is Us” rode the wave of an 89% increase in delayed viewing to come out on top in the Live+7 ratings for the week of April 1. The NBC drama, which is now theoretically at its half-way point after co-showrunner Isaac Aptaker said the plan was for there to [R... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 21:15:16

Charlie Kaufman Lists Arts and Crafts Bungalow in Pasadena

Acclaimed screenwriter Charlie Kaufman has put his historic Arts and Crafts bungalow in the rustic, affluent Arroyo area of Pasadena, Calif., up for sale at $2.595 million. The Oscar-winning scribe of quirky cult-favorite indie-hits like “Being John Malkovich,” “Adaptation” and “Eternal Sunshine of ... #

Variety | 22.4.2019 21:12:11

‘Avengers: Endgame’: Is A $1B Global Opening Even Possible? If So, Here’s How It Would Go Down – B.O. Preview

China, midnight Tuesday. That’s when Avengers: Endgamebegins to rumble around the world, box office wise. The film industry waits with bated breath for what should be a colossal opening. In some distribution hallways around town, people are talking a $300M domestic opening and a –gasp... # #avengers

Deadline | 22.4.2019 21:11:50

Broadway Box Office Springs To $40M With ‘Tootsie’, ‘Hadestown’, ‘Burn This’

Spring tourism and a plump roster of new productions filled lots of seats on Broadway last week, with attendance of 328,200 reflecting a solid 8% increase over the previous week. Total revenue for Week 47 (ending April 21) was even more impressive as the 36 productions took in $40,219,790, 16% great... #

Deadline | 22.4.2019 21:10:35