Archive for: August 2016

'The Light Between Oceans': Film Review

Michael Fassbender, Alicia Vikander and Rachel Weisz star in Derek Cianfrance’s period melodrama about a childless couple that finds a newborn washed ashore. read more

Nate Parker's 'Birth of a Nation' Sets Press Conference at Toronto Film Festival

The ‘Birth of a Nation’ star, who is at the center of a media firestorm because of his recent comments about a college rape accusation, and his cast will host a junket and press conference at the festival. read more

Chris Brown Arrested on Suspicion of Assault With a Deadly Weapon

A woman called police Tuesday morning seeking assistance. read more

Mel Brooks Remembers Gene Wilder on 'The Tonight Show': "I'm Still Reeling"

“He was such a dear friend,” Brooks told Jimmy Fallon. “He was such a wonderful part of my life.” read more

'La La Land': Venice Review

Damien Chazelle’s follow-up to ‘Whiplash’ is an LA-set musical starring Ryan Gosling and Emma Stone as a couple of Hollywood strivers who fall in love. read more

Oscars: ABC Renews Contract Through 2028

The previous contract was set to expire in 2020. read more

'La La Land': Emma Stone, Director Damien Chazelle Talk Bringing Back Hope in Films

The actress who appears opposite Ryan Gosling in the musical, which premiered at the Venice Film Festival, said the point of the film is to “let go of cynicism.” read more

Who Will Host and Produce the Oscars? The Contenders Emerge

Will Reginald Hudlin and David Hill be back as producers? Are Louis C.K. and Kevin Hart under consideration for host? Might we see the return of Brett Ratner and Eddie Murphy? THR’s awards analyst digs into the Academy’s big decisions.

Law to Keep Actor Ages Off IMDb "Suppresses Free Speech" (Guest Column)

Internet Association’s Michael Beckerman argues that while Hollywood age discrimination is “a serious issue,” the California law would set “a terrible precedent.” read more

How Hollywood Stars, Trump and Scientologists Flame the Vaccine Wars: "It's Spurious But Effective"

On the heels of a new California law, Robert De Niro, Donald Trump, and other A-listers keep bearing the “vaccines cause autism” torch. read more

Netflix Orders Bill Nye Talk Show

‘Bill Nye Saves the World,’ which marks Nye’s first show since 1998, is set for a spring 2017 debut. read more

'You're the Worst' Season 3: TV Review

After a terrific, ambitious second season, ‘You’re the Worst’ returns to prove the best is still to come. read more

Marc Maron to Star in Netflix Wrestling Comedy 'GLOW'

Joining Alison Brie and Betty Gilpin in the comedy from ‘Orange Is the New Black’ creator Jenji Kohan. read more

CBS All Access Unveils Ad-Free Option to Compete With Streaming Giants

For about $10 a month, viewers can now watch ‘The Good Wife’ reruns or episodes of the upcoming ‘Star Trek: Discovery’ withough ads. read more

Fox Updating King Arthur as Police Procedural Drama 'Camelot' (Exclusive)

The drama hails from The Jackal Group and marks the return of former COO Joe Earley to the network. read more

Chance the Rapper Hilariously Reacts to Beyoncé Crashing His VMA Interview

What would you do if you were an up and coming rapper, you’re in the middle of an interview with MTV backstage at the VMAs, and Beyoncé walks up right behind you and grabs your arm? Well, that happened to

Watch: USA Goalie Hope Solo Flips Out After Hearing She’s Suspended and Her Contract’s Been Terminated

During the Olympics, USA Women Soccer’s goal keeper Hope Solo made headlines when she criticized the Swedish team following a loss. Solo, it turns out, did not appreciate the Swedes reserved tactics in a match that resulted in the US

Rodney Harrison Doesn’t Think Colin Kaepernick Understands Racial Injustice Because “He’s Not Black”

Former NFL safety Rodney Harrison is the latest to join in the discussion on Colin Kaepernick’s decision to protest the racial injustices in America by not standing during the National Anthem. Harrison agrees with the anti-Kaepernick crew, but for very

Chris Brown’s Home Surrounded by LAPD and SWAT After Woman Claims He Pulled a Gun On Her

Another day, another wild Chris Brown story. Early Tuesday morning (Aug. 30), a woman claimed Brown threatened her with a gun. And now LAPD and the SWAT team are surrounding Brown’s house. UPDATE — LIVE VIDEO FOOTAGE HERE: Brown has

Chris Brown Faces Arrest as Woman Who Claims He Pulled a Gun on Her Speaks Out

UPDATE: Chris Brown Has Been Arrested! Things are definitely getting serious regarding Chris Brown’s latest run-in with the police. TMZ is now reporting Brown will most likely be arrested and his attorney, Mark Geragos, has arrived on the scene. LAPD

Nick Young Begs Chris Brown to Move After SWAT & Helicopters Swarm Neighborhood

Chris Brown made headlines earlier today as he was held up in his house with authorities reportedly prepared to place him under arrest. However, Brown’s neighbors do not appreciate chaos and Nick Young wants his friend to pack his bags.

T-Pain’s 23-Year-Old Niece Stabbed to Death, Rapper Asks for Information About Murder via Social Media

Another celebrity has suffered the tragic loss of a loved one. T-Pain’s niece, Javona Glover, was fatally stabbed outside a Tallahassee Walgreens earlier today (Aug. 30). Glover was only 23 and was the mother of a 2-year-old daughter. Police arrived

Chris Brown Arrested, Facing Felony Assault With a Deadly Weapon Charge After LAPD Standoff

CHRIS BROWN HAS BEEN ARRESTED! After a stand-off with LAPD that lasted hours, Brown has been taken into police custody and could be charged with assault with a deadly weapon. Brown is now on his way to the police station

Stanford Rapist Brock Turner to Be Released From Jail 3 Months Early for “Good Behavior

Three months ago a Stanford student made headlines across the country for raping an unconscious classmate. And while the act alone is gruesome enough to warrant national attention, it was the incredibly lenient sentence that garnered the ire of the