Monday, October 25th, 2021

Category: Entertainment

Dave Chappelle responds to Netflix controversy with a video clip from his concert.

Dave Chappelle responded to the controversy over his Netflix standup special “The Closer” — which has been criticized as promoting bigotry toward transgender people — by posting a five-minute video clip to Instagram on...

‘Invasion’ creator: ‘Without a doubt, I believe aliens are out there’

David Weil, the co-creator of new Apple sci-fi epic “Invasion,” said that he wanted to showcase an alien story that doesn’t center around an action star like Tom Cruise or Will Smith. “We’ve seen...

Loose and Boxed Ammunition Found at Scene of Alec Baldwin Shooting

Detectives found three revolvers, spent casings and ammunition — in boxes, loose and in a fanny pack — when they searched the New Mexico film set where the actor Alec Baldwin fatally shot a...

Brendan Fraser books DC Comics blockbuster on comeback trail

Call him the comeback kid. Brendan Fraser has just scored his next major film role. The 52-year-old will make his big-screen DC Comics debut in the upcoming Warner Bros. “Batgirl” flick. While the “Mummy”...

A BRIC in Flux Turns Out an Intimate, Focused JazzFest

As jazz festivals go, BRIC JazzFest is on the small but ambitious side, aspiring to a few ideas at once. It operates in Brooklyn with something close to Manhattan-scale resources, but like BRIC’s flagship...

On ‘Succession,’ Family Is Always A Means To An End

Every week on HBO’s “Succession,” the drama surrounding the Roy family and their media conglomerate, Waystar Royco, often reduces me to fits of laughter. The Roys bumble their way through scandals, doing whatever the...

‘Dynasty’ star John James to play Joe Biden in film on son Hunter

Now he’s onto a different kind of dynasty. “Dynasty” actor John James has been tapped to play President Joe Biden in the upcoming Hunter Biden movie “My Son Hunter.” “The script has it all....

Filming Marvel’s First Sex Scene Required ‘A Lot Of Discussion’ Says Director Chloe Zhao

Despite the better efforts of fan-fiction writers everywhere hoping for Captain America and Bucky Barnes to act on their obvious tension, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has remained an almost entirely sexless affair across its...

‘Halloween’ and the Problem With Its Sequels

In stark contrast to the slasher movies it spawned, and even to its own sequels, barely a drop of blood is shed in “Halloween.” Carpenter and his co-writer and producer, Debra Hill, spend much...

The Jonas Brothers will be roasted in upcoming Netflix comedy special

The Jonas Brothers are “only human” and it’s about time the “cool” singers feel the heat. The pop group’s upcoming Netflix comedy special, “Family Roast,” will put members Nick, Kevin and Joe Jonas in...