Barry Jenkins gives first look at ‘The Underground Railroad’

On social media, the director shared a short teaser for the show, which is based off the 2017 Pulitzer-winning Colson Whitehead novel of the same name. The nine-episode series stars Thuso Mbedu, Chase W. Dillon and Joel Edgerton. It tells the story of a girl named Cora (Mbedu) who escapes a Georgia plantation and makes […]

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Showtime Shelves ‘The President Is Missing’ Series Due to COVID-19

October 14, 2020 3:30pm PT by Rick Porter Getty Images; Courtesy of Little, Brown and Company and Knopf The thriller was based on a book by James Patterson and former President Bill Clinton. Showtime has opted not to go ahead with its thriller The President Is Missing, based on the novel by James Patterson and […]

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It’s a boy! Mindy Kaling announces she had her second child in September

Actress Mindy Kaling announced she had a baby boy on September 3. His name is Spencer, and he’s Kaling’s second child, along with her 2-year-old daughter. Kaling made the surprise announcement Thursday on “The Late Show with Stephen Colbert.” With so much heartbreak in the world, Kaling said, she didn’t want to go out of […]

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Emmys: Where to Stream the Nominated Series

HBO With the introduction of Peacock, HBOMax, Disney+ and Quibi all within the last year, there have perhaps never been more platforms from which to stream this year’s Emmy-nominated series. So which shows are available on which services? Some of the Emmys’ most-nominated programs are only on one platform (such as Netflix’s Ozark and Disney+’s […]

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Israeli supermodel Bar Refaeli given nine months’ community service for tax evasion

Refaeli and her mother Zipi, who worked as the star’s manager, were convicted in July for failing to report millions of dollars of earnings, nearly five years after the model was first questioned by authorities. The pair were also ordered to pay 2.5 million Shekels ($730,000) as part of a plea deal, in addition to […]

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For the major networks, November is (fingers crossed) the new September

After announcing their primetime fall TV lineups last spring — which normally kick off in mid-September — top broadcasters have bowed to a coronavirus-altered reality that has halted or delayed production on most of their shows. The result? A September kickoff featuring a mix of unscripted series that were able to go into productions; and […]

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Amazon Prime’s New Releases Coming in September 2020

Courtesy of Sony Pictures/Photofest An Oscar-winning Judy Garland biopic, Daniel Craig’s first turn as James Bond and a classic Steven Spielberg sci-fi flick will all be available to Amazon Prime subscribers this month. Movies coming to the service in September 2020 include last year’s Judy, 2006’s Casino Royale and 1977’s Close Encounters of the Third […]

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‘Drunk Historical past’ Co-Creator Says Goodbye, Shares Present’s Takeaways: “Let’s Be taught From Our Previous and Enhance Our Future” (Visitor Column)

‘Drunk Historical past’ Co-Creator Says Goodbye, Shares Present’s Takeaways: “Let’s Be taught From Our Previous and Enhance Our Future” (Visitor Column)

  Derek Waters Derek Waters eulogizes his Emmy-nominated selection sketch collection after it will get canceled by Comedy Central and explains how he received large stars to work for scale: “I simply want each set had what we had: good individuals who simply so occur to be extraordinarily proficient.” 13 years in the past, I […]

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‘Drunk Historical past’ Co-Creator Says Goodbye, Shares Present’s Takeaways: “Let’s Be taught From Our Previous and Enhance Our Future” (Visitor Column)

“How Fortunate Are We?” D’Arcy Carden Displays on NBC’s Dearly Departed Comedy ‘The Good Place’ and Her First Emmy Nom (Visitor Column)

  11:01 AM PDT 8/23/2020 by D’Arcy Carden The supporting actress writes about how co-star (and TV veteran) Ted Danson helped her savor her time on her first large gig and the memorable bonds she created together with her castmates. So usually it’s solely after a rare second or expertise that we understand how extraordinary […]

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