‘S.W.A.T.' AMONG THE SHOWBIZ ENTITIES HIT BY COVID OUTBREAKS THIS WEEK AS DELTA VARIANT DRIVES SURGE

As the Delta variant drove infections across California to their biggest one-day jump of 2021 this week, Hollywood was not immune....

HARVEY WEINSTEIN'S LAWYERS ASK JUDGE TO ORDER L.A. GRAND JURY TRANSCRIPTS & EXHIBITS SEALED

Harvey Weinstein's lawyers are asking a judge to order grand jury transcripts and exhibits sealed in the case of the disgraced film...

 
 
 

BILL MAHER SAYS TOKYO OLYMPICS ARE OUT-“WOKE”-ING THE OSCARS, PROVING CANCEL CULTURE IS “AN INSANITY THAT IS SWALLOWING UP THE WORLD”

“Please don't make the Olympics into the Oscars,” Bill Maher pleaded in his show-ending New Rules monologue in tonight's return of...

NEW LINE'S ‘THE CONJURING' FRANCHISE CLICKS PAST $2 BILLION AT GLOBAL BOX OFFICE

New Line's The Conjuring: The Devil Made Me Do It has grossed more than $196M WW, catapulting the entire Conjuring franchise through...

 
 
 

WOMEN IN FILM, REFRAME & TIME'S UP CONDEMN DISNEY FOR “GENDERED CHARACTER ATTACK” ON SCARLETT JOHANSSON IN HER ‘BLACK WIDOW' LAWSUIT

Seriously, Disney, you're not lookin' so good. In the wake of the $319.8 billion entertainment media conglom calling Scarlett Johansson's...

‘SWEET TOOTH' DIRECTOR ALEXIS OSTRANDER TO HELM SCREEN GEMS THRILLER ‘DELILAH'

EXCLUSIVE: Alexis Ostrander, who has directed episodes of AppleTV+'s M. Night Shyamalan series Servant and Netflix hit series Sweet...

 
 
 

JAIME PRESSLY JOINS INDIE FEATURE ‘THE RE-EDUCATION OF MOLLY SINGER'

EXCLUSIVE: We told you earlier about the cast for the Andy Palmer-directed indie feature The Re-Education of Molly Singer, and we just...

NBC OLYMPICS VIEWERS BOUNCE UP THURSDAY WITH U.S. GYMNASTICS & SWIMMING WINS, RATINGS TOP PREVIOUS WEEKDAYS

World class gymnasts including the United States' very own Suni Lee weren't the only ones bouncing up Thursday night as NBC's coverage...

 
 
 

FRANCES FISHER'S APPLICATION TO FILE SUIT AGAINST SAG-AFTRA OVER HEALTH PLAN CHANGES REJECTED BY JUDGE, BUT CASE COULD STILL GO FORWARD

A federal judge has denied actress Frances Fisher's verified application to file a breach of fiduciary duty complaint against SAG-AFTRA...

‘CLIFFORD THE BIG RED DOG' PULLED FROM PARAMOUNT RELEASE SCHEDULE

Paramount Pictures has curbed the planned September 17 release of Clifford the Big Red Dog, its CGI/live-action take on the beloved...

 
 
 

SIMONE BILES WITHDRAWS FROM 2 MORE TOKYO OLYMPICS EVENTS, WILL BE REPLACED BY KAYLA SKINNER ON VAULT

The world's greatest gymnast, Simone Biles, has bowed out of scheduled Olympic events for the third time this week. On Tuesday, she...

JUDD HIRSCH, AMY SMART & CARSON MINNIEAR STARRING IN FAMILY FEATURE ‘RALLY CAPS'

EXCLUSIVE: Cast has been set for Rally Caps, a baseball themed family feature from writer-director Lee Cipolla. Oscar-nominee Judd...

 
 
 

U.S. WOMEN'S SOCCER TEAM THROUGH TO TOKYO OLYMPIC SEMI-FINAL AFTER PENALTY SHOOTOUT DRAMA

The U.S. Women's National Soccer Team is still alive in the Tokyo Olympics after a nervy penalty shootout victory over the Netherlands....

CHARTER EXCEEDS Q2 FORECASTS, SEES LESS CARRIAGE DRAMA AS PAY-TV OPERATORS GET CUT IN ON STREAMING ACTION

Charter exceeded Wall Street estimates in the second quarter, reporting earnings of $5.29 a share and revenue of $12.8 billion. Analysts'...

 
 
 

‘THE CROWN': NETFLIX RELEASES FIRST IMAGE OF IMELDA STAUNTON AS QUEEN ELIZABETH II

Netflix has dropped a first look at Imelda Staunton as Queen Elizabeth II in Season 5 of The Crown. Production got underway on Left...

BROADWAY WILL REQUIRE AUDIENCES TO BE VACCINATED FOR COVID & MASKED EXCEPT WHEN EATING OR DRINKING

UPDATE, with details The Broadway League announced today that the owners and operators of all 41 Broadway theaters in New York City...

 
 
 

‘JUNGLE CRUISE' SAILS TO $2.7M ON THURSDAY NIGHT, A24'S ‘GREEN KNIGHT' AT $750K

Refresh for updates...Disney is reporting $2.7M for its Dwayne Johnson-Emily Blunt family adventure movie Jungle Cruise off 7PM shows....

T.J. MILLER BOMB-THREAT CHARGE DROPPED; FEDS SAY ACTOR AGREES TO “COGNITIVE MEDIATION” PROGRAM

Federal prosecutors in Connecticut have filed to dismiss the bomb-threat charge against former Silicon Valley star T.J. Miller over...

 
 
 

CINEWORLD RAISES $200M IN INCREMENTAL LOANS

Cinema group Cineworld has secured an additional $200m of incremental loans from existing lenders as it looks to ride out the ongoing...

NETFLIX BUYS MICHAEL SCHUMACHER DOCUMENTARY

Netflix has picked up global rights to Schumacher, a feature documentary about Formula One legend Michael Schumacher, and will release...

 
 
 



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An Animated History of Writing: From Ancient Egypt to Modern Writing Systems

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Watch the Live TV Adaptation of George Orwell's Nineteen Eighty-Four, the...

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“Wife Dies as She Watches,” announced a Daily Express headline after the broadcast of Nineteen Eighty-Four , a BBC adaptation of George Orwell's novel. The article seems to... Read more ...

Don Felder Plays “Hotel California” at the The Metropolitan Museum of Art...

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