Outlander: 10 Things To Do While You're Waiting For The Droughtlander To Be Over

Waiting for the next season of your favorite show can be tough, but here are 10 Outlander-themed things you can do to pass the time! #

Screenrant | 21.8.2019 12:08:32

The Collider.com Podcast: Episode 216 – 2019 Summer Movie Season Breakdown

This week on The Collider.com Podcast, we're talking about the 2019 Summer Movie Season. We discuss which films were hits, which flopped, the current trends, the smaller films that were good but struggled to find an audience, what this season means for the future, and more. We then move on to Re... #

Collider | 21.8.2019 8:19:32

Alibaba Delays Hong Kong Share Listing (Report)

Against a background of political tension in Hong Kong, Chinese tech and entertainment giant Alibaba is reported to have delayed its planned share listing in the Asian financial capital. Reuters cited two unnamed sources in a report Wednesday on the decision to postpone. One said that the delay was ... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 8:03:25

Sony Publicly Responds to Marvel Divorce with Disappointment

Yesterday, we reported that Sony and Marvel Studios were breaking up over Spider-Man. The previous deal held that Marvel Studios and Kevin Feige would take creative lead on the property in exchange for using Spider-Man in their other MCU movies while Sony Picture would reap the profits from a revita... # #marvel

Collider | 21.8.2019 7:51:09

Disney Sets Four Film Dates Including “Cruella”

Walt Disney Pictures has changed up their film release schedule, setting new dates for three of their inherited Fox titles and one of their own live-action adaptations of a classic cartoon. First there is Joe Wright’s “The Woman in the Window” starring Amy Adams as a New York City ... # #disney

Darkhorizons | 21.8.2019 7:38:09

“Sudden Death” Remake Begins Filming

Filmmaker Dallas Jackson (“Thriller”) has begun production this week on “Welcome to Sudden Death,” what is dubbed a ‘new spin’ remake of the Jean-Claude Van Damme and Powers Boothe-led 1995 action film “Sudden Death”. That original film had Van Damme a... #

Darkhorizons | 21.8.2019 7:37:23

TV News: Selena, Spotify, Bloodleaf, Upshaws, Elite

Selena Christian Serratos (“The Walking Dead”) is in negotiations to lead the upcoming Netflix series based on the life of Tejano music star Selena Quintanilla. The coming of age story follows Selena (Serratos) as her dreams come true and all the heart-wrenching and life-changing choices... #

Darkhorizons | 21.8.2019 7:36:39

Film Review: ‘Angel Has Fallen’

“Angel Has Fallen” marks the third time that Gerard Butler, as the Secret Service agent and scowling samurai cowboy Mike Banning, has had to rescue the President of the United States from an international conspiracy so cuckoo bananas that the movie barely expects you to believe it. (Actu... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 6:59:36

Australia’s Stan Signs Paramount Content Deal

Australian streaming service giant Stan has signed a multi-year, content supply deal agreement with Paramount Pictures. Subscription video is big in Australia with Telsyte reporting this week that there are an estimated 12.3 million subscriptions across the country – a country with a populatio... #

Darkhorizons | 21.8.2019 6:48:00

Ninja Thyberg’s Female POV Porn Industry Portrait Seduces Buyers (EXCLUSIVE)

HAUGESUND, Norway — Paris-based Versatile has announced a raft of pre-sales on Ninja Thyberg’s debut feature “Jessica,” set in the adult entertianment industry in L.A. World distributors that have pre-bought the Swedish drama take in Weltkino for Germany/Austria, Xenix for Switzerland, MK2/Mil... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 5:41:40

Kirsten Dunst Talks ‘Little Women,’ ‘Interview With a Vampire’ Reboots

Kirsten Dunst was just 11 years old when she skyrocketed into stardom as Claudia in “Interview with a Vampire,” but now Dunst says her age is the only thing keeping her from reprising the role in a hypothetical reboot. “I mean I’m too old, right?,” she toldVariety at th... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 5:27:50

Sony ‘Disappointed’ by Disney’s Divorce on ‘Spider-Man’ Projects

Sony Pictures has gone public over its divorce with Disney on future “Spider-Man” projects. In a rare public rebuke to Disney, Sony announced Tuesday night that it was “disappointed” over the decision, highlighting Disney’s refusal to allow Marvel President Kevin Feige ... # #disney #spider-man

Variety | 21.8.2019 4:28:53

Stan Australian Streamer Inks Content Deal With Paramount

Stan, the Australian streaming video firm owned by Nine Entertainment, has signed a content supply deal with Paramount Pictures. The multi-year agreement adds to Stan’s line up of arrangements with Hollywood suppliers that already includes MGM, Disney, and Lionsgate. Subscription video has taken off... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 4:03:19

Wattpad Inks Deal With Asia-Based Video Service Viu

Wattpad is collaborating with Viu, a leading pan-regional OTT video service from PCCW Media Group to develop Viu Original series and film projects based on Wattpad stories. Viu is known for premium Asian content and will work with Wattpad to develop youth-oriented shows across its markets. The compa... #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 4:01:40

‘Good Boys’ Again Tops Studios’ TV Ad Spending

In this week’s edition of the Variety Movie Commercial Tracker, powered by the always-on TV ad measurement and attribution company iSpot.tv, Universal Pictures claims the top spot in spending for the second week in a row with “Good Boys.” Ads placed for the comedy had an estimated media value of $4.... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 4:01:03

Asian Streamer Viu Adds Wattpad Development Deal

Multi-territory Asian video streaming service Viu has struck an original content deal with tech-driven story firm Wattpad. Together they aim to develop film and TV series under the Viu Original label. Canada-based Wattpad hosts a vast library of user-generated stories, with a claimed user base of 80... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 4:00:42

Demi Lovato Joins Cast of Will Ferrell’s Netflix Comedy ‘Eurovision’

Demi Lovato is teaming up with Will Ferrell for a bit of music and comedy. The singer and actress has joined the cast of Ferrell’s Netflix comedy film Eurovision, inspired by the real-life global singing competition, the streamer announced Tuesday. Lovato will play Katiana, one of the best and... #netflix #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 4:00:20

Sony Blames Disney for Spider-Man Movie Partnership Failure

Mike CecchiniAug 21, 2019 Sony released a pointed statement blaming Disney for why Spider-Man will no longer be part of the Marvel Studios MCU franchise.It's going to be a very long week for Marvel fans, isn't it?After a tumultuous afternoon that included a bombshell report that Sony and D... # #disney #spider-man

Den of Geek | 21.8.2019 3:58:27

Disney-Sony Standoff Ends Marvel Studios & Kevin Feige’s Involvement In ‘Spider-Man’

UPDATED at 8:55p.m. PT with Sony response: Sony Pictures spent much of yesterday trying to spin Deadline about the prospective loss of Kevin Feige from future Spider-Man films. First the studio downplayed the idea he might be leaving; then insiders pinned his exit on added responsibilities from the ... # #marvel #disney #spider-man

Deadline | 21.8.2019 3:55:08

Demi Lovato Joins Netflix Comedy ‘Eurovision’

Demi Lovato has joined the upcomingNetflix comedy film “Eurovision.” Will Ferrell, who co-wrote the film with Andrew Steele, announced the news Tuesday with an Instagram post, in which he wished Lovato a happy birthday with a “homemade” cake. Following the announcement, Lovat... #netflix #

Variety | 21.8.2019 3:40:18

‘Pose’ Season 2 Finale: Time Jump Brings Surprises, Tears, Lessons In Womanhood and Most Epic Ball Yet

SPOILER ALERT: This article contains details of the season two finale of Pose. Not even five minutes into the season two finale ofPoseand the emotions start stirring as it is evident there has been a time jump from last week’s episode of fun in the sun. Now in 1991, we see Blanca (Mj Rodriguez... #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 3:30:34

‘Animal Kingdom’ Season 4 Finale: Ellen Barkin Is Gone, But Here Comes…

SPOILER WARNING: This article contains major plot details about the Season 4 finale of Animal Kingdom. The creative team of TNT’sAnimal Kingdom was ready to shuffle the deck in a big way as the show’s fourth season drew to a close and so, in last week’s penultimate episode, the Cod... #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 2:26:04

What's Next for Spider-Man Movies Without the MCU?

Mike CecchiniAug 20, 2019 In a post-MCU world, where will Tom Holland and Sony take the adventures of Peter Parker and Spider-Man without Marvel?Spider-Man no more! Well, not really. Spider-Man is a box office champion, a legendarily versatile character, and an absolute juggernaut of merchandising a... # #spider-man

Den of Geek | 21.8.2019 1:32:07

ICM Partners Claims “Victory” In WGA Legal Battle, Urges Guild To Return To Table; WGA President Says “The Ball Is In Their Court” – Update

UPDATED with David Goodman response: ICM Partners has accused the WGA of dropping the lawsuit it had filed in state court against the Big 4 talent agencies because “WGA leadership knew their lawsuit against the agencies was about to be found baseless and be dismissed.” The agency on Tuesday claimed ... #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 1:12:08

First ‘IT Chapter Two’ Reactions Tease an Uneven, Ambitious, & Scary Sequel Where Hader Steals the Show

The wait for one of horror's most anticipated sequels is almost over.IT Chapter Twoarrives in theaters next month, and the first fan and critics screenings have officially begun. With Collider's fan screening about to kick off in Hollywood, the embargo is officially up and the first round of... #

Collider | 21.8.2019 1:09:39

Frances McDormand’s Oscar Theft Case Dropped Suddenly By Los Angeles D.A.

File this under … just plain old weird. The Los Angeles County District Attorney’s office can’t or won’t say why, but the criminal case against the man who allegedly stole Frances McDormand’s Best Actress Oscar in 2018 is over, at least for now. Terry Bryant was up against a felony grand... #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 0:56:29

Film News Roundup: Rob Schneider Wins SAG-AFTRA National Board Seat

In today’s film news roundup, Rob Schneider wins a SAG-AFTRA board seat; “Badland,” “Sorry We Missed You” and “Extracurricular” find homes; and “The Shawshank Redemption” gets a re-release. SAG-AFTRA Rob Schneider has won a SAG-AFTRA national boa... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 0:51:48

Netflix Lets Go Of Kids & Family Executives

EXCLUSIVE There have been a handful of exits of Netflix executives from different areas related to kids and family programming, I have learned. I hear the layoffs took place over the past two to three weeks. Five people were impacted. The list includes Jenna Boyd, Director, Kids & Family Origina... #netflix #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 0:46:40

Harvey Weinstein Wants Rape Trial Moved Out Of NYC; Desires Venue “Free Of Intimidation” & Media Spotlight

A recent addition to Harvey Weinstein’s rape indictment by the Manhattan D.A. could see the disgraced producer’s trial pushed back, and now Weinstein wants the whole thing moved out of Gotham. “It is safe to say that New York City is the least likely place on earth where Mr. Weinstein could re... #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 0:13:52

How the Queen + Adam Lambert Tour Brought the Opera to Arenas

Just as “Bohemian Rhapsody,” the biopic of late Queen frontman Freddie Mercury, wowed moviegoers last year, stage design firm Stufish Entertainment Architects has helped Queen + Adam Lambert’s current U.S. tour deliver a screen spectacular of its own. The tour, which plays New Orleans on Aug. 20 and... #

Variety | 21.8.2019 0:13:00

Ken Loach’s ‘Sorry We Missed You’ Headed For U.S. Via Zeitgeist Films & Kino Lorber; ‘Radioflash’ Lands At IFC Midnight – Film Briefs

Zeitgeist Films and Kino Lorber on Tuesday said they have co-acquired U.S. rights to Ken Loach’s Sorry We Missed You, which had its world premiere at this year’s Cannes Film Festival. The news comes as the pic readies for a screening at the Toronto Film Festival next month. The plan is for Zei... #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 0:12:12

Rebel Wilson To Host ‘LOL: Last One Laughing’ Australian Series For Amazon

Rebel Wilson (Pitch Perfect, The Hustle, Isn’t It Romantic) has signed on to host and executive produce the first Australian Amazon Original series, LOL: Last One Laughing. The comedy-variety series, produced with Endemol Shine Australia, will feature a cast of 10 Australian comedic actors and stand... #amazon #

Deadline | 21.8.2019 0:07:03

Variety to Forgo Annual Emmy Party for Donation to Planned Parenthood

Variety has decided to make a donation to Planned Parenthood in lieu of hosting this year’s annual Emmy Awards nominees party in partnership with Women In Film. The decision comes in response to Planned Parenthood’s Aug. 19 announcement that it will drop funding over the current administration’s “un... #

Variety | 20.8.2019 23:55:21

Mike Gillespie’s Brave Artists Management Adds Eric Kind & Eric Skinner As Partners, Trio As Managers

Mike Gillespie has been staffing up his Brave Artists Management, which he launched in January. Eric Kind, formerly of Kind Management, was brought in as Executive Partner in late April, while Eric Skinner has joined as Partner, reuniting with Gillespie. Additionally, BAM has added managers Tom Bixb... #

Deadline | 20.8.2019 23:48:41

Playboy White House Correspondent And CNN Contributor Brian Karem Sues Over Press Pass Suspension – Update

3RD UPDATE with lawsuit filed: Playboy senior White House correspondent and CNN contributor Brian Karem filed a lawsuit Tuesday against President Donald Trump and White House Press Secretary Stephanie Grisham over the suspension of his White House “hard pass” credential last week. The fi... #

Deadline | 20.8.2019 23:40:47

Former Oculus Head of Mobile VR Max Cohen Leaves Facebook

Early Oculus staffer Max Cohen, who at one point led mobile product for the VR unit, has left Facebook this week, Variety has learned. Cohen’s departure is just the latest staff defection for Facebook’s VR team, which recently also lost its head of VR product, Oculus co-founder Nate Mitchell. A Face... #

Variety | 20.8.2019 23:24:32