Culture&Arts

Hulu nabs rights to the ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ book sequel

MGM and Hulu are now in discussions with Handmaid's showrunner Bruce Miller about how the upcoming novel can become an important extension to the immensely ...


Pioneer broadcast journalist Cokie Roberts dead at 75

The women who were my teachers and remain my dear friends mean the world to me. "It was her office where you would go if you wanted to talk about something pers...


In the Tall Grass - Official Trailer (Netflix)

Netflix, for its part, seems quite happy to stay in both the Stephen King and Joe Hill business for the time being, having also picked up the Locke & Key TV...


Ed Buck, Democratic donor and gay activist, arrested

That latest incident comes after two men were found dead in his Laurel Avenue apartment in West Hollywood. Buck was charged with three counts of battery causi...


Amazon returns Lord of the Rings to NZ

Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings ", said showrunners and executive producers J.D. Payne and Patrick McKay . Set in Middle-earth, the television adaptation ...


'Battlestar Galactica' is getting a reboot from the creator of 'Mr. Robot'

NBCUniversal's new ad-supported streaming service, named Peacock , will launch in April 2020 . As for SYFY WIRE's part, our deep-dive podcast Battlestar Gal...


Former ABC News journalist Cokie Roberts dies at 75

Roberts , the daughter of former USA representatives, grew up walking the halls of Congress and absorbing the personalities, folkways and behind-the-scenes mach...


Amazon Music HD just upped the ante with lossless audio tier

The service is now live in the UK, US, Germany and Japan. That works out at around AU$19 / AU$22, but there's no word on when the service will go truly global...


NBC unveils Peacock, new streaming service; set for launch in April

Along with the Saved by the Bell reboot , Peacock will also be the new home to all episodes of The Office and Parks and Recreation , both of which now str...


Political journalist Cokie Roberts dies at 75

Over her 40-year career, Roberts won many major award in journalism, including three Emmys, and received more than 30 honorary degrees. Roberts was the daug...


Jennifer Lopez tried to prank Ellen DeGeneres - and failed in spectacular fashion

Their story inspired the movie " Hustlers ", which racked up $34 million at the box office this past weekend, making it the No. 2 film in theaters. After De...


'Ford v Ferrari' actors say race auto drivers a special breed

The clash of the titans in Ford v Ferrari started in a boardroom but ended in a auto race. Legends Ken Miles and Carroll Shelby are about to hit the big s...


Hurt Christie Brinkley pulls out of 'Dancing with the Stars'

And, while we can't wait to see Brinkley-Cook hit the dance floor, it also would've been interesting if Brinkley's other daughter - singer Alexa Ray Joel - had ...


Tune In As Brad Pitt Speaks With NASA Astronaut on ISS

Pitt asked multiple questions that centered around how astronauts keep their body clocks consistent, the makeup of living quarters on the International Space St...


‘Game of Thrones’: Creative Arts Dominance Predicts Primetime Emmy Coronation

On Sunday, " Thrones ", in its last go-round here, won awards in categories like best sound editing, casting and visual effects. The category received its cur...


Dog the Bounty Hunter hospitalized with heart issues

TMZ reports that it might have been a heart attack and tests are being run. He may need surgery, but it's unclear at this point. A representative for Dog t...


Gareth Thomas: Ex-Wales captain reveals he is HIV positive

In his video posted on his Twitter page on Saturday, Thomas said: "I am living with HIV". "It put me in the darkest place ever". 'I immediately thought I wa...


Robert Downey Jr. will be back as Iron Man in ‘Black Widow’

During this weekend's Saturn Awards, Downey was honored for his role in Avengers: Endgame . "Downey will be seen in the role of Stark one more time, however,...


‘Dancing With the Stars’: Injured Christie Brinkley drops out; daughter steps in

So my thought is that she said, 'Look, Sailor , here's what we we're going to do. But that wasn't all she had to say, there's more! Brinkley-Cook also pose...


Dog The Bounty Hunter Rushed To Hospital After Suffering A Heart Attack

The woman sadly passed away after losing the battle with throat cancer three months ago. "Thank you for all of your well wishes- keep 'em coming". Duane "Dog...


'Dream Girl' Actor Ayushmann Khurrana Celebrates 35th Birthday With 3 Birthday Cakes

Two of the recent Bollywood releases are doing great business at the box office. Despite getting stiff competition from Dream Girl Chhichhore managed to a...


'Seinfeld' Moving to Netflix in 2021, Exclusive Streaming Home

Sony Corp's Sony Pictures Television, the distributor of the show, now has a deal with Walt Disney's Hulu. That five-year deal expires in 2021, which is when Ne...


David Cameron can not be forgiven for Brexit referendum, says Swinson

The day did not go entirely to plan elsewhere, with Ms Swinson heckled by an elected member of her party. "Jo and Alistair (Carmichael, chief whip) have been ...


Ric Ocasek, Lead Singer of the Cars, Found Dead in NY

Ocasek was pronounced dead at the scene, with no sign of foul play. Their most revered songs included " Shake It Up ", " Just What I Needed ", " Good Times Ro...


Singer Ric Ocasek of The Cars has died at age 75

He briefly attended college but dropped out to pursue music, and in 1965 met future Cars bassist/singer Benjamin Orr. Ric Ocasek performs during the Rock an...


The Cars' singer Ric Ocasek dead at NY home

The couple, Wednesday in 1989, announced their separation previous year. They have two children. They were described as 'hook-savvy with the ideal combo of ...


MoviePass interrupts service for all subscribers effective September 14

MoviePass also said it is "unable to predict if or when the MoviePass service will continue", but does hope "to find a path that will enable us to continue t...


Jennifer Lopez wants son to walk her down the aisle

She looked beyond incredible in a plunging yellow dress, which showed off ample cleavage, as well as Jen's toned arms and legs. The actress hasn't even picked...


Kevin Hart leaves hospital 10 days after accident

Now, reports suggest that Kevin Hart has been released from hospital but has not gone home. If all goes well, Hart will be at the live-in rehabilitation fac...


Meghan Markle wears Princess Diana's earrings and bracelet to capsule collection launch

She finished off her look with a pair of butterfly earrings that belonged to Harry's mother, Diana, Princess of Wales . The duchess was joined on stage by S...


Terrence Howard of 'Empire' is done with acting

Sitting with Extra , Taraji P. Henson and Terrence Howard detail how his void is impacting the series. "I'm done pretending", he said. Nonetheless, the a...


Fire and Blood Targaryen Prequel Series in the Works at HBO

It draws inspiration from Martin's recent book "Fire & Blood", which tells the history of House Targaryen in the series' universe. HBO declined to comment, bu...


Bowen Yang is SNL's First Asian Cast Member, and He's Gay Too

Fineman has been a regular performer with the Groundlings improv company, and both she and Gillis were featured as New Faces at the Just for Laughs Festival...


Meghan Markle's clothing line for Smart Works has arrived

Our Royal Patron, HRH The Duchess of Sussex , @sussexroyal and Smart Works have collaborated with leading British fashion designers @johnlewisandpartners, @m...


Daniel Johnston Dead at 58

Johnston struggled with mental illnesses throughout his life. Tom Waits, Yo La Tengo, Bright Eyes and many other bands covered Johnston's achingly honest son...