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Dave Philips, who played guitar for The Pixies' Frank Black, The Replacements' Tommy Stinson, Guided By Voices' Robert Pollard and others, died Feb. 22 of cancer in Los Angeles. He was 52. The instrumentalist, songwriter and sideman became a go-to guitarist for some of post-punk and alt-rock's most influential figures. "Not only was he a […]
After the Times investigation and mounting criticism in Hollywood, how will the HFPA and the Golden Globes move forward?
Earlier today, Hulu announced it had handed a straight-to-series order to Iron Mike, a Mike Tyson biopic series from I, Tonya screenwriter Steven Rogers and director Craig Gillespie with Mixed-ish's Karin Gist as showrunner. This angered Tyson, who put out a rather strongly worded statement on social media calling the series "cultural misappropriation" and "tone-deaf" to announce, particularly during […]
EXCLUSIVE: The viewership for New Line's red band trailer of Mortal Kombat has clocked 116M views in its first week, becoming the biggest red band trailer of all-time, besting the 4-day mark of Logan and Deadpool 2 and continuing to do so. The trailer for the Simon McQuoid directed feature trended in 52 total markets on YouTube […]
The Marvel movies have given us a lot of things that fans probably thought they'd never get to see on the big screen, like Thanos wiping out half of all life or a version of the superhero civil war that actually makes sense, but one thing it hasn't given us is the time-honored Marvel tradition of watching nameless A.I.M. goons in their full-on beekeeper suits getting senselessly mowed down. Finally, though, Hulu and Patton Oswalt are here to fill that void with M.O.D.O.K., a new animated series about Marvel's most famous metal organism designed only for killing. Confused? Well, this trailer lays it out pretty clearly, right down to Oswalt's M.O.D.O.K. quizzing a poor S.H.I.E.L.D. Agent...
The Academy has released a list of 366 feature films in contention for the upcoming 93rd Oscars. The number of eligible movies is up from the 344 submitted in 2019, although it's not an AMPAS record. This is the highest total since the 1970 awards, which had 374 eligible entries. All the expected awards contenders […]
Dawson's Creek alum James Van Der Beek's daughter Emilia, one of his and wife Kimberly's five children, was rushed to the ER after she hit her head.
The theme park will feature daily live shows, multiple rides, interactive attractions, themed playscapes and water play areas
10-episode series based on Pulitzer-winning novel premieres May 14th on Amazon Prime Video
Compared to other toy companies, Hasbro has always had rather bold ambitions. After all, back in the '80s, it didn't just take some Japanese robot toys and sell them to American kids, it took multiple unrelated lines of Japanese robot toys, hired Marvel Comics writers to give them new backstories, and combined them into a single toy line and cartoon (laying the groundwork for a glorious future where literally everything is an ad). This morning, Hasbro set aside some time to announce a handful of new projects it has in the works, and given that history, it should be no surprise that it's all impressively diversified. This isn't just a couple of new shows that are also ads, this is four new...
Blackfire is looking lit for Titans Season 3. The DC Universe-turned-HBO Max series on Thursday revealed a first look at the Tamaranean baddie's new supersuit, months after her sister Koriand'r aka Starfire (played by Anna Diop) got her own slick new look. Damaris Lewis, who appeared in a pair of Season 2 episodes as Blackfire, […]
A live-action "G.I. Joe" TV series is in the works at Amazon, Variety has confirmed. The series will be a standalone story centered around "G.I. Joe" undercover operative, Lady Jaye, with the series also connecting to the larger "G.I. Joe" universe. The series hails from Paramount Television Studios, eOne, and Skydance Television. Erik Oleson created the […]
Zack Snyder and Netflix just unleashed the action-packed first teaser trailer for 'Army of the Dead,' a zombie heist film starring Dave Bautista.
A reimagined Transformers animated series is coming to Nickelodeon. Nick and Hasbro's Entertainment One have teamed to co-produce an original animated Transformers series, based on the iconic global property. In the action-comedy series, a new species of Transformers must find their place and purpose among Autobots, Decepticons, and the human family that adopts them. The […]
Netflix dropped the first teaser for Zack Snyder's "Army of the Dead" Thursday, starring Dave Bautista as the leader of an epic heist through a zombie-ravaged Las Vegas. In a mashup of "Ocean's Eleven" and "Dawn of the Dead," "Army of the Dead" stars Bautista as the head of a team of mercenaries that tries to steal countless millions from a Vegas casino during a zombie invasion. The film was first announced in 2008 as a sequel to Universal's remake of "Dawn of the Dead," but spent years in development hell before Netflix picked up the rights in 2019. Along with Bautista, "Army of the Dead" stars Ella Purnell, Omari Hardwick, Ana De La Reguera, Theo Rossi, Matthias Schweighöfer, Nora...
"I'm at a point now in my life where I have sufficient life experience to bring to a role to make it really interesting for me," the actor said
Paramount+ is exiting The Twilight Zone. Jordan Peele's eerie anthology series won't return for Season 3 at the streaming site, TVLine has learned. Peele (Get Out, Us) hosted, narrated and executive-produced the revival, which offered a modern refresh of the 1960s sci-fi series. Notable guest stars included Steven Yeun (The Walking Dead), Adam Scott (Parks and […]
Millennium Media is no longer involved in the selling or production of Brett Ratner's Milli Vanilli film, Variety has confirmed. However, the project has other bidders and investors who are fully financing production, according to RatPac. Millennium and Ratner's RatPac Entertainment released a joint statement on Wednesday regarding the decision. "On the heels of the announcement […]
Paramount+ has announced a new "Frasier" revival with the original show's star, Kelsey Grammer.
A year after canceling 'Ray Donovan,' Showtime is reviving the series with a feature-length movie.
Prepare yourselves for the return of Tommy Pickles, Chuckie Finster, Angelica Pickles, Susie Carmichael and Phil and Lil DeVille. An all-new "Rugrats" CG-animated series is slated to premiere on streaming service Paramount Plus (née CBS All Access) in 2021, announced Nickelodeon at ViacomCBS' investor day. Set to reprise their roles are stars E.G. Daily (Tommy), […]
The Rugrats gang is coming back in more ways than one. Nickelodeon has revealed that the voice cast behind the original 1991 animated series will reprise their roles for the revival show at Paramount+. Returning to voice the iconic cartoon toddlers are E.G. Daily (Tommy Pickles), Nancy Cartwright (Chuckie Finster), Cheryl Chase (Angelica Pickles), Cree […]
"Mission: Impossible 7," "A Quiet Place Part II" and more upcoming Paramount Pictures releases will be available to view at home sooner than expected. Those films will debut exclusively in theaters as planned. However, the studio has newly shortened the amount of time they will play exclusively on the big screen. After 45 days, new […]
A sequel to "Paranormal Activity" and a prequel to "Pet Sematary" will debut on Paramount Plus. In addition, "The In Between," a supernatural thriller from "Chumscruber" and "The Face of Love" director Arie Posin, will also premiere on the new streaming service. The films were developed by Paramount Players, the studio's genre label. Paramount is […]
The Paramount Plus digital service will soon have a vintage MTV Networks look to some of its offerings, as the MTV series "Unplugged" and "Yo! MTV Raps" and VH1's venerable "Behind the Music" are all set to be revived as streaming offerings, it was announced Wednesday afternoon. A new music-based unscripted show is on tap […]
The America's Got Talent judge made it through a difficult recovery after an electric bike accident left him needing back surgery
Paramount Plus will boast a slew of revivals and spinoffs of established MTV Entertainment Group comedies as part of its original programming lineup. The new service will feature iterations of of "Inside Amy Schumer," "The Daily Show With Trevor Noah," "Workaholics," "Reno: 911!" and "Beavis & Butt-head." "Inside Amy Schumer" will return with five specials […]
The "Frasier" revival has officially been ordered at Paramount Plus. Original series star Kelsey Grammer will return in the title role in addition to executive producing. Chris Harris and Joe Cristalli will serve as writers and executive producers, with Grammnet Productions' Tom Russo and Jordan McMahon also executive producing. The series will be produced by […]
Paramount+ is making no bones about rebooting its library of feature films for television. The streamer revealed today that it is development series based on Love Story, Fatal Attraction, Flashdance, The Italian Job and The Parallax View. They join a Grease prequel film and The Godfather making-of series The Offer. Love Story, which starred Ali MacGraw and […]
The seventh and final season of Darren Star's "Younger," starring Sutton Foster and Hilary Duff, will debut first on Paramount Plus before it airs on TV Land later this year, announced ViacomCBS at its big streaming presentation Wednesday. The last season, which is 12 episodes long, does not yet have a set premiere date. The […]
Jeremy Renner has signed on to star in the Taylor Sheridan series "Mayor of Kingstown," which is moving from Paramount Network to the streaming service Paramount Plus. In addition, Antoine Fuqua has boarded the series as an executive producer. The announcements were made as part of the ViacomCBS investor day on Wednesday. "Mayor of Kingstown" […]
The "Star Trek" Universe is making its permanent home on Paramount Plus, including the premiere of the latest "Trek" iteration, the animated kids series "Star Trek: Prodigy," ViacomCBS announced during its Investors Day presentation on Wednesday. Originally conceived for Nickelodeon, "Prodigy," from Kevin and Dan Hageman (Netflix's "Trollhunters"), will now premiere on the streamer later […]
UPDATED: A TV series followup to the 1969 film "The Italian Job" is in the works at Paramount Plus, Variety has learned. In addition, the streamer is planning series adaptations of "Love Story," "Fatal Attraction," "Parallax View," and "Flashdance." In the "Italian Job" series, when the grandchildren of the legendary Charlie Croker inherit his old […]
NBC is pulling the season finale of its Canadian import Nurses from its digital platforms amid backlash from national Jewish organizations regarding a scene they accuse of being anti-Semitic. A network source confirmed the move Wednesday, the same day groups including the Simon Wiesenthal Center released a statement condemning the scene, in which an Orthodox Jewish […]
Katharine McPhee and David Foster welcomed their first baby together. Scroll on for details on the couple's new bundle of joy.
Fielding Television Critics Assn. press tour questions from the set of "Ms. Marvel," Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige reiterated that "WandaVision" star Elizabeth Olsen - or "Lizzie Olsen," as he called her - will go right from the limited series into the new "Doctor Strange" film. But he left the door open for other upcoming […]
A Touch of Disney at Disney California Adventure will welcome ticketed visitors to stroll through the park and purchase food, drinks and merchandise.
Speaking to Vanity Fair, the "Bombshell" actor said she's eager to take on a diversified version of the action franchise after a fan suggested it.
America Ferrera is stepping behind the camera for the first time to direct "I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter." The film, adapted from Erika L. Sánchez's novel, will debut on Netflix. The YA story is about losing a sister and finding yourself amid the pressures, expectations and stereotypes of growing up in a Mexican […]
Disney+ announced a slew of release dates Wednesday, setting spring and summer premieres for Loki, Star Wars: The Bad Batch, and more.
The French electronic duo saw a 500% increase in streams on Monday, with Discovery their most popular album
Just over a year ago, Universal Pictures gathered the cast of "F9: The Fast Saga" in Miami during Super Bowl weekend for what co-host Maria Menounos called "a massive concert celebration." The list of performers, including Cardi B, Wiz Khalifa, Charlie Puth, Ozuna and "F9" co-star Ludacris, was impressive. Livestreamed across the world, the event […]
Ruth E. Carter, the legendary costume designer known for working on films like "Malcolm X," "Amistad" and "Black Panther," will receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame on Thursday, making her only the second costume designer to ever be recognized. The other costume designer is Edith Head, who was honored in 1960 back when the Walk of Fame was first created. Carter though has already made history, as she's the first Black woman to ever win the Oscar for costume design, doing so for her work on "Black Panther" in 2018. Carter will be recognized in a star dedication ceremony on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. PT, and guest speakers Oprah Winfrey and Eddie Murphy, with whom she worked this past...
The Creeper is back and looking for blood. "Jeepers Creepers: Reborn," the fourth installment in the long-running horror franchise, has sold worldwide distribution rights to Screen Media. The studio plans to release the film in North America in the fall of 2021. Screen Media previously released "Jeepers Creepers 3." The latest installment in the series […]
Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast / Photos via Facebook/GettyWhen serial pedophile and former doctor for the U.S. women's gymnastics team Larry Nassar was sentenced to a maximum of 175 years in prison, more than 150 women of all ages came forward to share their horrific stories of abuse.They bravely told of how they endured years of trauma and how they had been silenced. For Olympian McKayla Maroney, unfortunately, it had been no different.The now 25-year-old went dark on Instagram in September of 2017; the next month, she shared her harrowing story about Nassar's abuse, starting from age 13 and even up until she was competing in the Olympics in 2012."It happened in London before my...
The two actors will star alongside Ryan Reynolds in the upcoming movie The Adam Project
The actor, 39, has been sentenced to 36 months bench probation, the Lane County District Attorney tells PEOPLE
Looks like we're close to finding out what the actual title is for the upcoming third MCU "Spider-Man" movie. Or so we assume thanks to Tom Holland and his co-stars Jacob Batalon and Zendaya, who trolled fans on social media with an inspired set of bait-and-switch fakes. First up was Holland. "So excited to announce the new Spider-Man title. Can't wait for you lot to see what we have been up to. Love from Atlanta," Holland wrote on his Instagram. Exciting! But then this turned out to be the reveal: Tom Holland on Instagram Zing! "Spider-Man: Phone Home" is a pretty funny title but wait… One of the big reveals in "Far From Home" was that Nick Fury and Maria Hill turned out to be Skrull...
The 10-year-old rock phenom Nandi Bushell dropped her latest cover on Sunday - an enthusiastic rendition of Red Hot Chili Peppers' "Under the Bridge" - and she got the stamp of approval on it from none other than Flea himself. The legendary RHCP bassist tweeted "always love to Nandi!" after the young prodigy tagged him…
The Weeknd is one of the great serial collaborators of this era, and he is generous with his praise about the artists he's worked with, who range from Ariana Grande and Lana Del Rey to Travis Scott and SZA. But when asked about Daft Punk - who announced their breakup on Monday, and with whom […]
They went global with 'Teen Spirit,' toured with Britney Spears, and then... silence. 20 years later, the Swedish foursome explain what really happened
See Dave Bautista, Tig Notaro, and more in the first teaser for Zack Snyder's zombie heist movie 'Army of the Dead.'
What to Watch on Thursday: 'Punky Brewster' is back with Peacock's revival.
NBC will remove an episode of the medical drama 'Nurses,' after critics called out a scene for misrepresenting the Jewish faith.
Avatar Studios will create content based on the world of ATLA and The Legend of Korra.
A year after canceling 'Ray Donovan,' Showtime is reviving the series with a feature-length movie.
All-Stars 6 and Queen of the Universe strut to Paramount+ with new seasons.
What to Watch on Wednesday: 'Ginny & Georgia' brings a new mother-daughter duo to Netflix.
Cast member Jon Huertas and co-executive producer Julia Brownell answer pressing and not-so-pressing questions about the drive home.
The series premiere of 'Superman & Lois' ended with a major revelation.
Jennifer Garner and Mark Ruffalo are throwing it back to their beloved romcom, '13 Going on 30.'
Angel Manuel Soto (Charm City Kings) will direct the superhero film starring Mexican-American hero Jamie Reyes.
An insensitive Instagram post by series star Kevin Kreider is just the tip of the iceberg.
What to Watch on Tuesday: 'Superman & Lois' take flight on The CW.
This week on The Bachelor, Matt is blindsided when one woman decides to leave after hometown dates.
Cameron Diaz surprises Drew Barrymore for her birthday in this sweet video showcasing how deep their friendship runs.
True story: The original seven roommates from MTV's The Real World: New York are reuniting for a Homecoming on Paramount+.
The French electronic music duo officially broke up.
Stars Tyler Hoechlin and Elizabeth Tulloch and showrunner Todd Helbing preview season 1's Kent family drama, Supergirl connections, two villains, and more.
The coaches also welcome back Nick Jonas to The Voice.
"I do think they would be two interesting women to get in a room together," the actress says. "I don't think they would like each other very much at all."
What to Watch on Monday: Hometown dates quarantine-style on 'The Bachelor.'
The first of four episodes details an alleged pattern of behavior by Woody Allen toward his daughter Dylan Farrow.
Batwoman star and boss discuss how the Black Lives Matter protests inspired season 2
James Franco settles lawsuit with former students who alleged sexual misconduct
A source told PEOPLE in January that Shia LaBeouf and Margaret Qualley had split.
The Apple TV+ series, based on Sarah Perry's novel, marks the actress's first role since the conclusion of Homeland.
Bridgerton star Regé-Jean Page makes his hosting debut with musical guest Bad Bunny on tonight's 'SNL.'
Here's why certain 'Muppet Show' episodes and segments are missing from Disney+.
Nick Jonas will pull Saturday Night Live double duty as host and musical guest on Feb. 27.
Chris D'Elia said sex 'controlled' his life in a new video several months after he was accused of sexual misconduct.
As Liz gets in touch with more Blacklisters, her plan to take down Reddington becomes even more mysterious.
The best, worst, and wildest moments from this week on The Real Housewives.
The four-part HBO docuseries re-examines Dylan Farrow's allegations of sexual abuse against her father, director Woody Allen, through a 2020 lens.
Late-night had thoughts about Cruz flying to Cancun while his home state faced a crisis.
The adaptation of Judy Blume's iconic coming-of-age novel is officially a go, and EW has exclusive details.
The star and directors assemble for a new installment of EW's Around the Table video series.
The L.A. County Sheriff's Department is looking into claims of domestic violence from multiple women.
Wandavision breaks the fourth wall and delivers a major revelation.
"It will celebrate their love in an unexpected way," says Wynonna Earp showrunner Emily Andras about the bachelorette party episode.
What to Watch this Weekend: 'Bridgerton' star Regé-Jean Page and Bad Bunny take the 'SNL' stage.
EW spoke with 'Walker' star Kale Culley about August's journey so far and what comes next.
Country music legend Dolly Parton says not to put her on a pedestal — at least not yet.
The actor had to imagine what happened during Cooke's 1964 performance on The Tonight Show in order to recreate the emotional moment for One Night in Miami.
EW speaks with the disqualified Drag Race queen's victims about her mainstream return, including confirmed performances in upstate New York.
The Joker star will star in Aster's next film, Disappointment Blvd.
See the first trailer for the innovative AMC dramedy 'Kevin Can F**k Himself,' produced by Rashida Jones.
What to Watch on Thursday: 'It's a Sin' brings the '80s London gay scene to HBO Max.
The 'Masked Dancer' panelists have guessed huge stars like Channing Tatum and Simone Biles. Find out if they're right in EW's recap.
How did he convince his partner, Gabby Allen, not to take on the easiest elimination win yet?