Jon Stewart returned to Stephen Colbert’s The Late Show for a second time this week, to remind fans how much they miss him as we’re being gobsmacked by this election cycle. Taking Colbert’s chair behind his desk, he donned a suit jacket...Show More Summary
Following a screening of Oliver Stone’s biopic Snowden at Comic-Con tonight, a panel discussion was held with the filmmaker and stars Joseph Gordon-Levitt and Shailene Woodley — who were joined via Google Hangout from Russia by Edward Snowden himself. Show More Summary
In talking to the press today about Snowden, Shailene Woodley addressed the latest headlines about Lionsgate’s The Divergent Series: Ascendant potentially skipping a theatrical release and being made into a TV movie, particularly after...Show More Summary
Saturday Night Live’s Weekend Update anchors Colin Jost and Michael Che caught up on the RNC through the first three nights, except it aired on MSNBC so….. Jost noted Ben Carson had linked Hillary Clinton to Lucifer on RNC Day 2, except...Show More Summary
J.J. Abrams took the stage tonight just before the world premiere of Star Trek Beyond at San Diego’s Embarcadero Marina Park Amphitheater. The filmmaker asked for a minute of silence to remember Anton Yelchin, who plays Pavel Chekov in the film but died June 19 in an automobile accident at his Los Angeles home. Show More Summary
Blindspot creator Martin Gero announced at the Comic-Con panel for the WBTV/NBC series that Luke Mitchell and Michelle Hurd are joining the cast for season 2. They will play operatives from Jane Doe’s past (Jamie Alexander). As previously...Show More Summary
Hell. Yes. As expected, following the reveal yesterday of the film’s first (excellent) official poster, this morning saw the unveiling of the first trailer for Warner Bros.’ superhero epic Wonder Woman during the studio’s supersized Comic-Con Hall H presentation. Show More Summary
Director Francis Ford Coppola enlisted 75 UCLA students in a month-long project that he terms an experiment in a concept he calls “Live Cinema.” With the students and some faculty as crew, Coppola produced and directed an Italian family...Show More Summary
After writing Training Day and directing films like the police procedurals End Of Watch and Harsh Times, and then the Brad Pitt World War II tank drama Fury, David Ayer has taken a decided turn toward anarchy with Suicide Squad. Rather...Show More Summary
The Vampire Diaries is officially coming back for its eighth and final season on October 21, it was announced today at Comic-Con.”It’s bittersweet and emotional,” co-creator Julie Plec told the audience, almost in tears.nThe other news...Show More Summary
Prior to July 4th, we observed that Paramount/Skydance’s Star Trek Beyond was bound to post an opening between $50M-$60M, and that’s what we’re seeing this weekend with the threequel’s 3-day currently estimated at $56M. That’s a solid...Show More Summary
For the independent, do-it-yourself, advice seeking artist this week, we have tips on how to book more house concerts, why you should hire someone to do your marketing, free-ish things you can give away at your next show, and much, much more. The Huge Mistake Bands Make After Playing A...
Today at the Comic-Con panel for ABC’s Once Upon a Time, the first scene of season six’s premiere episode played and we saw Jafar flying on a carpet to taunt Aladdin. So that’s where we’re headed in season 6. Deniz Akdeniz (Graceland) will play Aladdin and Oded Fehr (Covert Affairs) will portray Jafar. Show More Summary
From the pages of MusicThinkTank this week, we looked at overcoming career competition, how music laws affect local venues, ways artists can book more house shows, and more. Tom Hess | Why Overcoming Your Music Career Competition Is Easy To Do Rachelle Wilber | How Do Music Laws Affect Local...
Will Beatport be able to save SFX? Why did singer-songwriter Michelle Shocked protest her own show? Could it be that Facebook is even worse at paying musicians than YouTube? Find out the answers to these questions and more, as we look back through a week of music industry news highlights....
EXCLUSIVE PHOTOS: In the wake of The Hunger Games ceasing and Divergent in limbo, it seems coming away from this Comic-Con, Lionsgate may just have another franchise on its hands, and this case, attendees surprisingly learned that the distrib’s Sept. Show More Summary
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EXCLUSIVE: Anger Management alum Noureen DeWulf has booked a trio of indie film roles. She has joined When We First Met, which stars Adam Devine as Noah, who spends a perfect first night with the girl of his dreams (Alexandra Daddario)...Show More Summary
At Fox’s Scream Queens Comic-Con panel, co-creator Ian Brennan announced that Saturday Night Live‘s Cecily Strong will be guest starring in season 2 of the horror comedy which is set in a hospital. Strong will play a patient at the facility. Show More Summary
BBC America’s Orphan Black didn’t hold back in its final appearance at Comic-Con. With two-time Emmy nominee Tatiana Maslany in tow, the cast and creatives hit Room 6BCF today to show off the first four minutes of Season 5, the final season for the sci-fi drama (check out the clip above). Show More Summary