‘Mr. Robot’ Season 3 Clip: Rami Malek’s Elliot Interrupted At Hacker Tournament
After a teaser two weeks ago along with the revelation of Bobby Cannavale’s used car salesman character Irving, USA Networks dropped a small clip on Twitter tonight from Mr. Robot‘s season 3.0 with the message “Prepare yourself, friend. This clip is just the beginning.”
In the one minute video, Rami Malek’s Elliot is at the world series for hackers, the Def Con CTF Quals (an actual tournament for cyber security geeks) and he’s beat the competition in two minutes. But… Read
‘Real Time’: Former Celeb Apprentice Hopeful Penn Jillette Slams Donald Trump
Libertarian magician Penn Jillette, appearing on HBO’s Real Time With Bill Maher tonight, had nothing good to say about his old TV near-boss Donald Trump. “I know Donald Trump,” said Jillette, a 2012 Celebrity Apprentice contestant, “and whatever you think about Donald Trump, he’s worse than that.”
Jillette, sans his longtime ponytail, found one nice thing to say about the president, though. “The only good thing about Donald Trump is he’s getting really nothing done,”… Read
Producer Joel Silver Sued For Wrongful Death In 2015 Drowning Of Assistant In Bora Bora
The family of former Joel Silver assistant Carmel Musgrove has filed a wrongful death lawsuit against the Hollywood producer, his Silver Pictures and his personal chef surrounding Musgrove’s death in August 2015.
The 28-year-old Musgrove was found drowned in Bora Bora by local authorities on the beach near the Four Seasons Hotel where she was vacationing with Silver, his family and employees. Musgrove's friends had started searching for her after attempts to reach her the… Read
Steve Bannon On Exit: “I’ve Got My Hands Back On My Weapons”
Steve Bannon, the lightning rod strategic adviser to President Donald Trump who either was dismissed from his White House post earlier today or exited on his own, has spoken out in an interview with the conservative-leaning The Weekly Standard.
In an exit interview of sorts that certainly will serve as a blueprint of what to expect now that he is back as executive chairman of Breitbart News, Bannon said he’d continue to “focus on going after the establishment” but that… Read
FX Acquires ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’, ‘Logan’, ‘Girls Trip’, ‘Despicable Me 3’, ‘War For The Planet of the Apes’ & More Movies
FX continues to stock up on big movie titles as theatrical films more and more deliver stronger ratings for basic cable networks than off-network series, making them a good investment.
FX, which was an early adopter of the strategy, has picked up another 17 2017 movies over the past seven months from Fox, Universal and Sony. They include most of the biggest grossers of the year to date outside of the Marvel and some other Disney titles that are locked into existing TV… Read
Sonny Landham Dies: ‘Predator’ & ‘48 Hrs.’ Actor Was 76
Sonny Landham, the film actor and stuntman known for his role as a Native American tracker in the 1987 film Predator, died Thursday of congestive heart failure at a Kentucky hospital, his sister Dawn Boehler tells the Associated Press. He was 76.
Landham began his career in the movie business in the 1970s in several X-rated films before segueing into mainstream features. One of his first roles was as a subway policeman in Walter Hill’s 1979 thriller The Warriors. Hill… Read
‘Deadpool 2’ Crash: Details Emerge In Death Of Stuntwoman Joi Harris
EXCLUSIVE: A preliminary investigation into the accident that took the life of stuntwoman Joi “SJ” Harris this week on the Vancouver set of the Ryan Reynolds-starring Deadpool 2 suggests that the stunt might not have been all that difficult and that her death was the result of a freak low-speed accident.
An investigation report by WorkSafeBC, British Columbia's version of the U.S. government’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration, obtained by Deadline and dated… Read
Carl Icahn Steps Down As Donald Trump Adviser On Regulatory Reform
Carl Icahn, the subject of countless name-checks by Donald Trump during the 2016 campaign, today joined a host of other business leaders who are jumping off of the MAGA train. The billionaire investor and veteran pot stirrer sent POTUS a letter saying he is leaving his unofficial presidential advisory post because he “did not want partisan bickering about my role to in any way cloud your administration.” Read the letter in full below.
Soon after Icahn was named as Trump’s… Read
Warner Bros Touts $1B ‘Conjuring’ Universe With ‘Annabelle: Creation’ Success
So many “universes” since the Marvel Universe brand. Universal touts its monster-themed Dark Universe, and Warner Bros now has one too, to go along with its DC Universe — it’s called the Conjuring Universe. After the successful box office launch of New Line Cinema's latest horror offering Annabelle: Creation, Warner Bros just announced that James Wan and producer Peter Safran's Conjuring film “universe” has reached the $1 billion mark at the worldwide box office. Annabelle… Read
Kim Kardashian To Co-Host ‘Live With Kelly And Ryan’ This Month
Kim Kardashian West is set to co-host Live With Kelly and Ryan with her pal Ryan Seacrest on Monday, August 28, stepping in for Kelly Ripa.
This will be Kardashian's first time co-hosting with Seacrest and her second time co-hosting on the show, after having teamed up with Kelly Ripa for a day in 2012.
Actor Eric Dane and country singer and TV personality Kellie Pickler will be the duo’s guests during the hour, along with Extreme Pumpkin Carver Tom Nardone. Kardashian… Read
Steve Bannon Exits As Donald Trump’s Chief Strategist, Returns To Breitbart As “Populist Hero”
2ND UPDATE: Well, that didn’t take long. Hours after news broke that chief strategist is leaving the Trump administration, Breitbart announced that he is returning to the alt-right outlet as executive chairman — the post he held from 2012-16 before joining Donald Trump’s campaign.
Breitbart.com’s headline on its Bannon story calls him a “populist hero.” "The populist-nationalist movement got a lot stronger today," Breitbart News Editor-in-Chief Alex Marlow said in the… Read
Roman Polanski Denied Dismissal Of 1977 Rape Case; Vital Testimony Stays Sealed
Roman Polanski has failed in his aim to have his 1977 criminal case for the rape of a 13-year-old tossed out. An order issued Friday by Judge Scott M. Gordon has also denied the Oscar-winning director his attempt to unseal the 2010 testimony of former Deputy District Attorney Roger Gunson.
"I’m not surprised but I am disappointed," Polanski's lawyer Harland Braun told Deadline today after the order was issued by the Los Angeles Superior Court judge. L.A. County District… Read