‘Tomb Raider’ Trailer: Alicia Vikander Leaps, Fights, Slides, And Raids In Reboot
Oscar winner Alicia Vikander swaps her fancy, ornate costumes from The Danish Girl and Tulip Fever for the military pants and tank top of British archaeologist-adventurer Lara Croft in the new action-packed trailer for MGM/Warner Bros.’ reboot of Tomb Raider.
The trailer certainly has its fair share of action, mimicking the adventure and excitement from the video game. We see glimpses of Vikander’s co-stars Dominic West, Walton Goggins, Daniel Wu, and Oscar nominee… Read
Linda Hamilton Set To Return To ‘Terminator’; Reuniting With Cameron And Schwarzenegger For Planned Trilogy
Sarah Connor is coming back. After more than 25 years, Linda Hamilton is set to return to the Terminator cinematic universe for a new installment of the sci-fi franchise, Deadline has confirmed. The actress will reunite with Arnold Schwarzenegger, who will reprise his role as the killing machine from the future as well as James Cameron, who directed her in the original film as well as Terminator 2: Judgment Day.
Cameron made the announcement during a private event… Read
Stephen Colbert Doubles Down On Emmy Joke About John Oliver
Stephen Colbert wanted to clear things up tonight about his Emmy night quip that winner John Oliver’s show is “so high quality, they can only make one a week.”
Colbert wanted to make amends.
“I know I made a joke after he won,” Colbert said on tonight’s The Late Show about the second consecutive Best Variety Talk Series victory for HBO’s Last Week Tonight with John Oliver. “But the truth is…they only do one a week.”
“They'e not lazy,” he said about his old Comedy Central… Read
‘Late Show’: Hillary Clinton Calls Putin A Manspreader; Says She’s “Paula Revere”
Vladimir Putin not only hates democracy and has a personal grudge against Hillary Clinton, but he’s also a manspreader, Clinton told Stephen Colbert on CBS’ The Late Show tonight.
“I don’t take it personally,” Clinton said of Putin’s anti-Americanism, which she told Colbert was stoked by the collapse of the Soviet Union, “I think it’s part of his world view.” But, she suggested, Putin certainly exhibited sexism, as evidenced by his inclination to manspread.
As any New… Read
Conan O’Brien Visits Jerusalem; Shares Trump’s Peace Plan Which Includes A Hotel Casino & Hummus Fountain
When Conan O’Brien’s takes his show overseas, it’s more than likely we will get a fair share of laughs. His latest adventure brings him to Israel. While there, he attempts to convert to convert to Judaism in 90 minutes, goes hookah shopping in Bethlehem, invites himself over to Gal Gadot’s apartment, and, best of all, shares Donald Trump’s plans for dividing up the Holy Land.
While paying a visit Jerusalem, he talks to the director of the Tower of David Museum and reveals… Read
Donald Trump Says Ratings For This Year’s Emmys Were “The Worst Ever”
It took him a while, but Donald Trump finally decided to throw in his two cents about this year’s Emmys, which had a fair share of criticism of the former Celebrity Apprentice host. The tweet comes nearly two days after the ceremony and suggests that he waited until after his UN speech to weigh in on the Emmy Awards. Speculation was that he would not be allowed to tweet about Emmys to not to distract from his UN appearances.
I was saddened to see how bad the ratings… Read
Damon Lindelof Teases Start Of ‘Watchmen’ Series At HBO
Now that The Leftovers is done, Damon Lindelof is ready to tackle another HBO series: an adaptation of Watchmen. Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons’ iconic limited comic series is headed to television with Lindelof at the helm. The Lost co-creator posted a photo on Instagram of a trophy with the inscription “In Gratitude” atop of a writer’s room table with the caption “Day One,” teasing the start of the project.
Fans will immediately recognize the inscription and its meaning… Read
Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards Announce Finalists And Judges
The 62nd annual Samuel Goldwyn Writing Awards have announced their finalists and judges. Samuel Goldwyn Foundation president John Goldwyn and vice president Tony Goldwyn have named Emmy-nominated actress Kerry Washington, ABC Entertainment President Channing Dungey, and Lionsgate Executive Vice President Chris Selak as judges for this year’s competition. The awards recognize excellence in dramatic writing and are given exclusively to students at UCLA.
The finalists of the… Read
CAA Promotes Quartet Of Trainees
CAA said it has promoted Darren Gee to agent in CAA Sports' Basketball group, one of four trainees upped today. Gee will be based in the New Jersey office. Also on the sports side, Barry Clarke and Melissa Lee were promoted to executives at CAA Sports Consulting, which advises and manages sponsorship rights deals. Both are based in New York.
Tori Wechsler, meanwhile, was promoted to agent in the Digital Talent and Packaging group. Based in Los Angeles, the unit sets up… Read
‘Battle Of The Sexes’ Review: Emma Stone & Steve Carell Are Matchless And Top Of Their Game
A firestorm ignited in 1973 when retired tennis pro Bobby Riggs, a hustler and gambler looking for new prey, challenged reigning tennis queen Billie Jean King to a match to prove that a female champ was far inferior to anyone on the men’s tour — even an old-timer in his mid-50s. She turned it down at first, but after he defeated one of her chief rivals, King took on what became a virtual circus of immense proportions covered on ABC and around the world. Now that era and… Read
Zack Snyder Films ‘Snow Steam Iron’ On iPhone
Batman v Superman and Justice League director Zack Snyder has just released Snow Steam Iron, a short film he directed. He released it on the Vero website. It is the first we've heard from Snyder since he stepped back from finishing Justice League to deal with a family tragedy, and Joss Whedon stepped in to finish the film for him.
The logline of the short: Snow gently falls on the blood-stained streets of a seedy, out-of-time New York City. Steam envelops the nightmare… Read
‘Deadlier Than The Male’: Bryant Tardy Cast In TNT Drama Pilot
Bryant Tardy (Logan) is set for a series-regular role opposite Amy Brenneman, Lily Rabe and Enrique Murciano in Deadlier Than the Male (working title), TNT's drama pilot produced by Bruna Papandrea's Made Up Stories and Turner's Studio T.
Written by Harriet Warner, Deadlier Than the Male follows a trio of characters, each with a mysterious and troubling past: a young woman who once looked into the eyes of a dangerous killer; a former serial predator desperate to find… Read