About a Boy alum David Walton has been tapped for a major recurring role on the upcoming fourth season of Showtime’s drama series Masters of Sex. Season 4 of Masters of Sex, starring Michael Sheen and Lizzy Caplan as real-life pioneers...Show More Summary
Aziz Ansari has penned a New York Times op-ed about Donald Trump, in which the Master of None creator explains how the anti-Islamic rhetoric pushed by the presumptive Republican nominee has had a real impact on his friends and family. Ansari writes how, in the aftermath of the mass shooting at a ... More »
This crew has only two modes: failure and then self-flattery for that failure. Really sharp -- and nasty -- piece by Ben Domench. Consider it well in light of the #Brexit fiasco. The Masters of Europe were all pretty certain...
The world's best-selling American whiskey has had few masters in its 150-year history, and even they don't know all its secrets. Jeff Arnett, the current Master Distiller for Jack Daniel's, admitted he didn't know why the brand was called Old No. Show More Summary
Also: "Entertaining is part of raising investor capital from high net worth individuals."
Masters Of Sex star Michael Sheen is set to make his directorial debut, with Deadline reporting that he’ll be making a movie about serial murderer Gary Ridgway, known to the media as the Green River Killer. Ridgway killed at least 49...Show More Summary
Games exclusivity is common place for consoles. Master Chief is on Xbox and Nathan Drake is on PS4. That’s the way it is. But for VR, many fans and developers want things to be more open, so gamers can able games on any headset they want. Today, Oculus’ latest update removes a perviously controversial DRM rule , making that idea much more possible. Read more...
Masters of Sex star Michael Sheen is, like most veteran actors, migrating behind the camera for his next feature, in which he is also set to star. The film is GREEN RIVER KILLER, based on the true crimes of Seattle-based serial killer Gary Ridgway. Show More Summary
Master sommelier Ian Cauble makes his selections for the finest wines from around the world… Ian Cauble
When even the most serious of movie fans think of the groundbreaking 1960 movie Psycho, they’ll quickly acknowledge Alfred Hitchcock’s masterful skill as a director of suspense. After that they might consider Anthony Perkins’ unnerving performance as the psychotic hotel operator Norman Bates or Bernard Herrmann’s screeching otherworldly score. Show More Summary
He’s played Tony Blair, David Frost and Dr, William Masters and now Golden Globe nominee Michael Sheen is making his feature directorial debut with Green River Killer. Adapting his 2015 Black List script, the Masters of Sex star also...Show More Summary
During a recent SongFest public master class, the director Peter Sellars was coaching Mishael Eusebio, a poised tenor who told Sellars to call him Mish and brought confident emotion to Aaron Copland’s arrangement of the old American song “The Boatman’s Dance.” Sellars asked that the boatman call...
The latest Biomimicry Global Design Challenge winners take their inspiration from the original innovation master. Before humans ever conceived of sustainable design, nature was doing a good job. Plants and animals have evolved to use energy efficiently, to be multi-functional yet balanced, and to use information to carry out living processes. Show More Summary
My good friend and an amazing designer and illustrator Everaldo Coelho has been mastering another field, photography. He shared an incredible set of images titled Minimal with photos that as the name suggests are of very simple composition and colors. Show More Summary
Fridays are all about podcast links here at Abnormal Returns. You can check out last week’s links including a look at how...
An economist argues that civilization’s rise hangs on the power of finance.
Wesley Bryan is the hero golf needs.
His players tried to get him out, but didn’t appear successful.
Los Angeles singer-songwriter Laura Michelle just released her musical knockout blow, Chuck Norris, a whimsical pop anthem about unleashing the kung-fu master that lies within us all, exclusively with Radar.… READ ON
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l293Qyua5QM Writing good dialogue is a craft few can master. Lewis Criswell draws from a nice survey of recent and classic examples, both good and bad, to explain the craft of designing dialogue. (mor...