Fat Boys’ Prince Markie Dee passes at 52

Prince Markie Dee, aka Mark Morales, best known as one of the original three founding members of the pioneering hip-hop group The Fat Boys, died suddenly Thursday at age 52. His passing was confirmed on Twitter by the group’s manager, Louis Gregory. No cause of death has been revealed. Gregory posted:  “Forever in my Heart. … Continue reading “Fat Boys’ Prince Markie Dee passes at 52”

Xena Warrior Princess and Hercules battle on Twitter

After this week’s U.S. Capitol Mayhem, Lucy Lawless aka Xena The Warrior Princess and Kevin Sorbo aka Hercules hit a feud on social media outlet Twitter, post the drama of the week. Xena: The Warrior Princess, which aired from 1995 to 2001 gets the reboot fans have wanted and deserved… at least on Twitter. It’s … Continue reading “Xena Warrior Princess and Hercules battle on Twitter”

You’ll laugh and cry at ‘Fresh Prince’ reunion trailer

In an exclusive announcement on his social handles, Will Smith released the trailer for The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air Reunion from Westbrook Media and revealed that the special will debut on HBO Max on Thursday, November 19. In the unscripted special, Smith is joined by series regulars Tatyana Ali, Karyn Parsons, Joseph Marcell, Daphne Maxwell Reid and Alfonso Ribeiro as well as recurring co-star DJ Jazzy Jeff for a family … Continue reading “You’ll laugh and cry at ‘Fresh Prince’ reunion trailer”

Will Smith shares ‘Fresh Prince Reunion’ photos

Will Smith released two first-look photos at the upcoming The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air reunion special from Westbrook Media, taping today on the 30th anniversary of the iconic series. Smith was joined by series regulars Tatyana Ali, Karyn Parsons, Joseph Marcell, Daphne Maxwell Reid and Alfonso Ribeiro as well as recurring co-star DJ Jazzy Jeff … Continue reading “Will Smith shares ‘Fresh Prince Reunion’ photos”

HBO Max to host 30-year reunion of ‘Fresh Prince’

The Reel 360 team suddenly feels old. HBO Max has announced its debut of a reunion episode of the infamous 90’s sitcom, Fresh Prince Of Bel Air. The show aired from 1990-1996 on NBC, six seasons and 148 episodes. Almost 30 years later to the exact day, we can all agree, this is the episode … Continue reading “HBO Max to host 30-year reunion of ‘Fresh Prince’”

Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis talk Prince and The Time

Tonight, CBS will air an all-star tribute to the life and legacy of seven-time Grammy winner Prince. The iconic musician died four years ago today after an accidental fentanyl overdose at his Paisley Park home and recording studio in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Before they became legendary producers, Jimmy Jam and Terry Lewis were members of Prince’s first spin-off group, The Time. The … Continue reading “Jimmy Jam, Terry Lewis talk Prince and The Time”

Grammy’s ‘Let’s Go Crazy’ tribute to Prince tonight

Tonight, we go crazy as CBS celebrates the life and legacy of Prince, who died four years ago today after an accidental fentanyl overdose at his Paisley Park home and recording studio in Chanhassen, Minnesota. Filmed January 28th, the April 21 air date marks the four-year anniversary of the superstar’s passing.   Performing songs from the Purple One’s renowned catalog, the special … Continue reading “Grammy’s ‘Let’s Go Crazy’ tribute to Prince tonight”

Our top ten favorite songs from that sexy MF Prince

Philadelphia, my name is Prince and everything you’ve heard about me is true. Those were the first words I ever heard the Purple One utter. It was Philly. The Tower Theater. The early 80s. And I had no idea my musical life as I knew it would change. I admittedly did not know that much … Continue reading “Our top ten favorite songs from that sexy MF Prince”

Prince Estate Launches First Wave of Prince Catalog

Prince Anthology: 1995-2010 the most provocative, experimental and soulful music of his career   Legacy Recordings, a division of Sony Music Entertainment, is launching its first round of Prince catalog digital releases today, August 17. The first wave of Prince catalog titles to be released through an exclusive agreement struck in June between SME and … Continue reading “Prince Estate Launches First Wave of Prince Catalog”

Illustrator empowers Disney princesses as career women

Last week, illustrator Matt Burt posted 14 Disney princesses reimagined as career women for Simply Thrifty Living on imgur. The Internet is no stranger to Disney princesses reimagined. We have seen them as tattooed pinup models, as mothers, as fallen princesses, with jobs in the real world, as superheroes and villains, and cement mixers? Matt … Continue reading “Illustrator empowers Disney princesses as career women”

Minnesota Twins “get crazy” with Prince and other news

Twins make deal with estate to sell Prince merch Well, the Twins may have just gotten a little funkier. The MLB team just inked a deal with his Royal Badness’ estate that allows Target Field to sell Prince-branded merchandise year-round after the baseball team secured a deal with the singer’s estate.   The agreement also … Continue reading “Minnesota Twins “get crazy” with Prince and other news”

Fallon replaces Culligan man with Princess Bride

“Hey, Culligan M—” Oops can’t say that anymore During the Golden Globes, Culligan and Fallon debuted the first national campaign in more than half-a-century for the Rosemont, IL-based brand. Culligan has been known across the country for the “Hey Culligan Man!” slogan for 59 years. But in 2018, the brand says it is looking to … Continue reading “Fallon replaces Culligan man with Princess Bride”

Tom Cruise celebrates 60th bday the only way Tom Cruise would

For many, a 60th birthday means going to Denny’s for the Senior’s Special. For megastar, Tom Cruise, it would probably mean landing an out-of-control helicopter on top of that Denny’s, then run as the building explodes. No other actor today brings as much passion and surprise to a movie role than the actor who should … Continue reading “Tom Cruise celebrates 60th bday the only way Tom Cruise would”

SPOILERS: Shazam: Fury of the Gods plot leaked

Warning: this article MAY contain actual spoilers for the film Shazam! Fury of the Gods.  Back in March 2021, known spoilerist “WorldofGeekdom” posted the plot of Shazam! Fury of the Gods as told by his “sources.” The 12 minute, 17 second youtube video has now caught the attention of a handful of comic book movie … Continue reading “SPOILERS: Shazam: Fury of the Gods plot leaked”

Rebecca Romijn, Jerry O’Connell to host Real Love Boat

CBS announced today Rebecca Romijn (Paramount+’ Star Trek: Strange New Worlds) and Jerry O’Connell (CBS’ The Talk) as co-hosts of The Real Love Boat. The husband-and-wife team will take the helm guiding viewers through the dating adventure series inspired by The Love Boat, the hit scripted series in the ‘70s that used Princess Cruises ships … Continue reading “Rebecca Romijn, Jerry O’Connell to host Real Love Boat”

Cannes Lions: DDB, FCB, Dentsu, Burger King win

In the final Awards Show of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the following Lions were presented live on stage: Film Lions, Glass: The Lion for Change, Sustainable Development Goals Lions, Titanium Lions. Special awards were also announced. Simon Cook, CEO, LIONS commented: “Cannes Lions is a global platform, and it’s been an incredible week, as … Continue reading “Cannes Lions: DDB, FCB, Dentsu, Burger King win”

Uma Thurman, Henry Golding join Old Guard 2

The Old Guard is one of Netflix’s most popular films, with 186 million hours viewed in its first 28 days of release. Directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood, the film focuses on a group of mercenaries, led by Charlize Theron, who in actuality are centuries-old immortals with the ability to heal themselves. When they discover someone is … Continue reading “Uma Thurman, Henry Golding join Old Guard 2”

Film honoring Marc Bolan debuts at Tribeca

On Friday, June 10th, documentary feature Angelheaded Hipster: The Songs of Marc Bolan and T-Rex, premieres at the Tribeca Film Festival. The film, which shares its name with the 2020 tribute album, is an ode and homage to Marc Bolan, the mop-headed T-Rex bandleader whose unique approach to pop songcraft birthed a legacy of musicians who were profoundly … Continue reading “Film honoring Marc Bolan debuts at Tribeca”

Former ABC CEO Tom Murphy remembered

Thomas S. Murphy, who served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Capital Cities/ABC for 30 years and oversaw its merger with The Walt Disney Company, died Wednesday, May 25, at his home in Rye, New York. He was 96. One of the most respected and admired businessmen of his era, Murphy was also named … Continue reading “Former ABC CEO Tom Murphy remembered”