Arts&Culture


Addams Family Animated Film Coming From Sausage Party Co-Director
- October 14, 2017

No release date for the The Addams Family animated feature has been given. In 1964, a live-action TV series starring John Astin and Carolyn Jones as Gomez and Morticia Addams came to ABC, with a Halloween TV movie inspired by the show airing in 1977. (more...)
Pregnant Mindy Kaling confirms she's having a baby girl
- October 14, 2017

Rumors began swirling in July that the 38-year-old was expecting her first child, and although she kept her lips zipped on the topic, Oprah ended up confirming the news later that month to People . "I'm counting on you to hoist me out of the chair", she joked. "You're craving jelly doughnuts, that's what I understand". Mindy Kaling everybody - constantly proving she's a woman after our own hearts. (more...)
Ofcom Calls for More UK Content on BBC Services Ofcom Calls for More UK Content on BBC Services
- October 14, 2017

Regulator Ofcom has ordered the corporation to air a total of at least 300 hours of comedy programmes, some in peak time, combined on BBC1 and BBC2, every year. That means, according to Ofcom, "raising awareness of social issues among younger people and providing a platform on which to engage is one of the key ways Radio 1 can set itself apart from other radio stations". (more...)
Beetlejuice 2 Resurrected With New Writer Beetlejuice 2 Resurrected With New Writer
- October 14, 2017

A release date for Beetlejuice 2 has not yet been revealed. Vukadinovich's most recent film work is Rememory , a science-fiction drama that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year and was acquired by Lionsgate. And who knows, their collaboration in that project could be what it takes to get audiences interested in seeing the two work on another Beetlejuice movie . (more...)
NeNe Leakes Booted From XScape's Reunion Tour After Rape Comment NeNe Leakes Booted From XScape's Reunion Tour After Rape Comment
- October 13, 2017

Nene Leakes' controversial rape joke is shattering every bridge in the reality star's life - the latest being her Xscape reunion tour! I can't say I haven't been in a great place these last few days. Catch more of the Florida-born blonde, Brielle, and the rest of her blended brood on the sixth season of Don't Be Tardy , which airs Fridays on Bravo. (more...)
Quentin Tarantino 'stunned' by Weinstein scandal Quentin Tarantino 'stunned' by Weinstein scandal
- October 13, 2017

Tarantino has done all of his films with Weinstein, beginning with " Pulp Fiction " in 1994 through the producers then-company Miramax. Many in the media have questioned the silence of Hollywood men in the wake of Weinstein scandal which grows bigger everyday with many female actors such as Gwyneth Paltrow , Angelina Jolie, Cara Delevingne, Heather Graham and many others opening up about Weinstein. (more...)
Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross Somehow Make 'Halloween' Theme Even Creepier Trent Reznor & Atticus Ross Somehow Make 'Halloween' Theme Even Creepier
- October 13, 2017

John Carpenter's Halloween is one of the finest horror flicks ever made, and it will no doubt become required viewing over the next few weeks. Carpenter has given the song his blessing, calling it "moody and dark" and praising Ross and Reznor for doing "amazing justice to the original". (more...)
Blake Lively was sexually harassed by makeup artist Blake Lively was sexually harassed by makeup artist
- October 13, 2017

Blake took her case to a lawyer, and the investigation led to the makeup artist being removed from the project. However, Blake has claimed the team's production manager still wrote a positive letter of recommendation to the disgraced make-up artist so he could work on another project because they didn't want any "bad blood". (more...)
Not just his look, Akshay Kumar changes his voice for '2.0' Not just his look, Akshay Kumar changes his voice for '2.0'
- October 13, 2017

Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar is making his South Indian debut by playing the antagonist in 2.0. While Rajinikanth's appearance was, more or less, in line with Robot's look, it was Akshay's menacing look that created quite a flutter. (more...)
Raju Gari Gadhi 2 Movie Review Raju Gari Gadhi 2 Movie Review
- October 13, 2017

The story revolves around the Beachside Resort. The star cast of the film, in addition to Akkineni Nagarjuna , comprises of his now daughter-in-law Samantha Ruth Prabhu playing the role of a ghost, Seerat Kapoor , Ashwin Babu, Shakalaka Shankar and Vennela Kishore among others.The film is a joint production by PVP Cinema and Matinee Entertainment. (more...)
Where are you, Colin Kaepernick? Symbol of America's cultural tempest stays quiet Where are you, Colin Kaepernick? Symbol of America's cultural tempest stays quiet
- October 13, 2017

Kaepernick, disturbed by several cases of unarmed black men being killed with no repercussions, says he is protesting the oppression of people of colour in America and ongoing police brutality. This doesn't have equal significance: If you're Donald Trump and at 40 percent or below in the polls, a 50/50 issue works for you; if you are the National Football League and trying to appeal to a broad audience, a 50/50 issue is a disaster for you. (more...)
Jason Aldean Returns To Stage In Tulsa After Las Vegas Shooting Jason Aldean Returns To Stage In Tulsa After Las Vegas Shooting
- October 13, 2017

Chris Young, Kane Brown, and DeeJay Silver - who were all with Jason and his band in Vegas - will also be at the show. As soon as Jason hit the stage, he performed for a bit and then felt like it was time to speak out about being back on the stage. (more...)
Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says Congress should 'absolutely' release Russian Federation adverts Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg says Congress should 'absolutely' release Russian Federation adverts
- October 13, 2017

The interview was the first by a senior Facebook executive since the company disclosed last month that it had found some 3,000 politically divisive ads believed to have been bought by Russian Federation before and after the presidential campaign. (more...)
Roswell Is Getting Rebooted For TV Roswell Is Getting Rebooted For TV
- October 13, 2017

Deadline reports the reimagining is written and produced by Carina Adly MacKenzie ( The Originals ), and is created to "reflect the realities of its location in a state bordering Mexico". Lawrence Bender and Kevin Kelly Brown (an executive producer on the original series) will also reprise their executive roles this time around. The new Roswell will be a complete re-imagining of the previous TV series, though once again based on the Roswell High books. (more...)
Jane Fonda 'ashamed' she didn't speak up about Harvey Weinstein sooner Jane Fonda 'ashamed' she didn't speak up about Harvey Weinstein sooner
- October 13, 2017

Fonda said actresses had failed to speak out earlier because they feared for their careers, before adding: "There's another reason which is even more insidious - that you won't be believed". She said she suspected it was because "I was old, and Harvey goes for young because that's more vulnerable". "It's this male entitlement - in Hollywood, and everywhere. (more...)
Channing Tatum's Gambit Spinoff Finally Gets A Release Date Channing Tatum's Gambit Spinoff Finally Gets A Release Date
- October 13, 2017

Gambit always was known for being a romantic, so it's only appropriate that his movie is opening on Valentine's Day. After years of shuffling directors and release dates, Fox announced Thursday that Pirates of the Caribbean filmmaker Gore Verbinski is set to direct the X-Men spin-off, which will be released on February 14, 2019. (more...)
There's Something New To Fear In Fox's First 'New Mutants' Trailer There's Something New To Fear In Fox's First 'New Mutants' Trailer
- October 13, 2017

The first New Mutants trailer is everything fans could have hoped for, promising a whole world of terror as the Demon Bear's wrath is unleashed. Marvel die-hards have been looking forward to the footage release for awhile now, and that excitement only grew this week thanks to Anna Taylor-Joy. (more...)
The MARVEL Role JEFF GOLDBLUM Didn't Take The MARVEL Role JEFF GOLDBLUM Didn't Take
- October 13, 2017

Of course, this clip leads to all kinds of questions - like why does the ship know who the strongest Avenger is and how did it get Banner's voice on file - but even beyond the questions it's nice to see that the friendly rivalry between Thor and Hulk that we've seen since the first Avengers film continues, even all the way on Sakaar. (more...)
General Motors' (GM) "Buy" Rating Reaffirmed at UBS AG
- October 13, 2017

It has underperformed by 20.01% the S&P500. Hamlin Capital Management Llc increased its stake in General Mtrs Co (GM) by 5.44% based on its latest 2017Q2 regulatory filing with the SEC. Leisure Management has 0.94% invested in Ford Motor Company (NYSE:F) for 93,938 shares. General Motors Company had a net margin of 5.69% and a return on equity of 22.14%. (more...)
Rose McGowan back on Twitter Rose McGowan back on Twitter
- October 13, 2017

He said it hadn't been proven. "I called my attorney and said I want to get my script back, but before I could, Amazon Studios called to say my show was dead". Some observers thought she was talking about Weinstein, but she never said so explicitly. Last week, he told the New York Times: "I appreciate the way I've behaved with colleagues in the past has caused a lot of pain, and I sincerely apologize for it". (more...)