‘Curb’ celebrates 20th with Instagram filter

Can you believe it’s been 20 years since Curb Your Enthusiasm first aired on HBO on October 15, 2000? It’s been a prett-ay, prett-ay, prett-ay good run so far. “I’m a lucky man. Not just to be able to do Curb for twenty years, but mainly for my flawless complexion,” shares David. To kick-off the festivities, HBO … Continue reading “‘Curb’ celebrates 20th with Instagram filter”

Warner Bros. and DC announce virtual event

It seems very likely that Warner Bros and DC will skip this year’s virtual Comic Con. On Saturday, August 22, starting at 10 a.m. PDT, the studio will welcome fans everywhere into the DC FanDome — a free virtual fan experience where no badge is required. Imagine all the Super Heroes and Super-Villains you’ve ever … Continue reading “Warner Bros. and DC announce virtual event”

Prepare for the Death & Rebirth of Hollywood

Editor’s Note: This is a reprint of a blog that first appeared on Medium.com. It is reprinted with Richard Jane’s permission. Production, exhibition, and good old fashion power are all being violently uprooted in tinsel town and where we land twelve months from now is going to look very different from the last twenty years. … Continue reading “Prepare for the Death & Rebirth of Hollywood”

Netflix makes docs available for teachers on YouTube

For many years, Netflix has allowed teachers to screen documentaries in their classrooms. However, this isn’t possible with schools closed. So at their request, the streaming giant has made a selection of their documentary features and series available on the Netflix US YouTube channel. See the full list of documentary films and series below. Each title also has … Continue reading “Netflix makes docs available for teachers on YouTube”

GOOP sells out of Paltrow’s vagina-scented candle

Congrats to Gwyneth Paltrow for taking vagina waxing to the next level. Via the Iron Man and Shakespeare in Love star’s lifestyle brand, Goop, Paltrow has introduced a nifty new candle that sells for $75. And well, she claims it, “Smells Like My Vagina.” Namaste. So the first question that enters the investigative minds of … Continue reading “GOOP sells out of Paltrow’s vagina-scented candle”

Writers Guild Awards announce screenplay noms

The Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) and Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE) have announced nominations for outstanding achievement in screenwriting during 2019. Feature films eligible for a Writers Guild Award were exhibited theatrically for at least one week in Los Angeles during 2019 and were written under the WGA’s Minimum Basic Agreement (MBA) … Continue reading “Writers Guild Awards announce screenplay noms”

Former NBA Commissioner David Stern passes at 77

He oversaw the growth of the NBA from “just a league” into a global marketing juggernaut during his 30-year tenure. David Stern, the former commissioner of the National Basketball Association, died Wednesday. He was 77. According to a statement from the NBA, Stern died from a brain hemorrhage he suffered several weeks ago, according to the NBA. … Continue reading “Former NBA Commissioner David Stern passes at 77”

New Yorkers rage against Angry Birds Venting Machine

New Yorkers are stereotypically known for being mad AF. If you were Thursday November 21, you were in luck if you happened to be in Times Square. It was here you could punch, kick, yell and do all kinds of other pissed off things to the new Angry Birds Venting Machine. The machine, concocted by … Continue reading “New Yorkers rage against Angry Birds Venting Machine”

Ataboy Studios flies with Virgin Galactic

Stunning. Correction. Director Corydon Wagner’s new Virgin Galactic spot out of New York-based production company, Ataboy Studios, is effin’ stunning. We’ve all heard about Virgin Galactic’s visionary plan for space tourism, and now the company gives us a majestic glimpse into the possibilities that lie ahead. Through the use of exciting, cinematic visuals featuring actual … Continue reading “Ataboy Studios flies with Virgin Galactic”