MSNBC’s Nicolle Wallace Reads Donald Trump’s Tweets — Until She Just Can’t Take It Anymore
Because most anything Donald Trump tweets is newsworthy, Nicolle Wallace was reading that latest mass of missives on her MSNBC show Friday. You know, the ones touting his belief that the FBI planted a “spy” in his campaign. So Wallace dutifully donned her glasses and began reciting social media posts by the president of the United States.
She was halfway through this one …
Can anyone even imagine having Spies placed in a competing campaign, by the people and party in… Read
Kate Bosworth, Michael Polish Launch Montana Art School; Night Fox To Produce Horror Pic ‘Streetwalkers’ – Film Briefs
Wife and husband filmmaking duo Kate Bosworth and Michael Polish have launched a nonprofit art school, Montana Institute of the Arts, to help students learn the responsibilities of pre-production through a delivered product. The institution, now accepting applications, promises a hands-on approach to the moviemaking process, which will be taught by industry professionals. "As a Montana resident who has a long family lineage here, it is important to me that the Montana… Read
Deadpool’s Thank You Vs. ‘Golden Girls’ Opening Theme: Who Swore It Better?
Ryan Reynolds and 20th Century Fox are celebrating Deadpool 2‘s superheroic start at the box office by thanking the film’s fans in suitable Deadpool fashion: tweaking pop culture with equal parts wit and raunch.
On Friday, ahead of the Marvel pic’s full second weekend in theaters, Reynolds tweeted out to his 11.1 million followers a thank-you video in the form of a Deadpoolian version of the opening credits to The Golden Girls, complete with the song “Thank You For Being… Read
Donald Trump Claims News Source “Doesn’t Exist”, Surprising Witnesses
According to President Donald Trump, Matt Pottinger doesn’t exist. Which might come as news to Matt Pottinger.
In a morning tweet that was quickly debunked by reporters – and even a former colleague of Pottinger – Trump wrote today, “The Failing @nytimes quotes ‘a senior White House official,’ who doesn’t exist, as saying ‘even if the meeting were reinstated, holding it on June 12 would be impossible, given the lack of time and the amount of planning needed.’ WRONG AGAIN… Read
How My Struggle As A Survivor Of Sexual Abuse Became ‘The Tale’, A Movie I Hope Will Change The World – Guest Column
EDITOR’S NOTE: Jennifer Fox’s The Tale airs tonight at 10 PM on HBO, after a Sundance Film Festival premiere in January, which is where I first saw it. The film is a powerful piece of memoir in which Fox, best known for her work in documentary film, struggles with a revelation that a relationship she had when she was 13 with a much older man had not been the romantic first love as she had framed it in her memory for many years. She is played as herself in the film, by… Read
The Week In Deadline Videos & Podcasts: Ron Howard, Will Yun Lee, And Natalie Dormer
This week’s roundup of Deadline’s video series and podcasts includes an array of guests that will give you something to watch and listen throughout Memorial Day weekend.
Behind The Lens goes on location to the French Riviera and the Cannes Film Festival, where Pete Hammond sat down a few days ago with Oscar-winning director Ron Howard for a wide-ranging discussion of the varied aspects of his career.
For Next Generation TV, Dominic Patten talks with Natalie Dormer about… Read
‘Insidious: The Last Key’ Locks Up $100M+ Overseas For Franchise First
EXCLUSIVE: Sony/Blumhouse's Insidious: The Last Key has cracked the $100M mark at the international box office. This makes the 4th title in the series the only one to pass the century milestone. The current overseas cume is $100.14M with $167M worldwide to become the franchise's highest grossing title both offshore and globally. Universal had domestic on the Adam Robitel-helmed chiller with Sony Pictures Releasing International taking the rest of the world. Sony Pictures… Read
Hollywood Tweets On Bailed Weinstein: “We Were All Silent For So Long”
Refresh for updates After months of scandal and decades of alleged criminality, Harvey Weinstein’s initial day in court came and went pretty quickly Friday. But not so fast, Harvey: Hollywood isn’t letting you slip away so quietly.
“Harvey Weinstein is free on bail,” tweeted Patricia Arquette today, one of the first comments in what will no doubt be a long and continued social media discussion. “America, you do not value Women enough.”
After turning himself in at the NYPD… Read
LeBron James Tops Ratings For ESPN; Cavs Keep NBA Playoffs Dream Alive
It is the stuff of legend and champions, as LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers made the statement Friday that they would not be going quietly into the NBA playoffs elimination night.
In the Cavs’ epic 109-99 Game 6 victory over Boston to force a deciding Game 7, the 2016 champions showed the Celtics it ain't over until it’s over. All of which means, as the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors square off tonight for Game 6 of their Western Conference Finals… Read
Why Is ‘Solo’ Flying So Low At The B.O.? Memorial Day Opening Now At $114M+
2nd UPDATE SATURDAY AM: It’s truly a bittersweet Memorial Day weekend at the box office.
While Disney’s Solo: A Star Wars Story is coming in $15.8M shy of its low-end $130M forecast with an estimated 4-day figure of $114.2M, the overall holiday stretch is booming with an estimated $231M, +27% over last year’s $181.4M, not to mention it’s the best Memorial Day weekend since 2014 when X-Men: Days of Future Past ruled with $110.5M. Solo‘s Friday, including $14.1M previews… Read
‘The Expanse’ Picked Up By Amazon For Season 4 After Syfy Cancellation
The Expanse has been saved! Amazon has closed a deal to pick up the sci-fi drama series, which is in its third and final season on Syfy. The announcement was made tonight by Amazon’s boss himself, Jeff Bezos, at National Space Society’s International Space Development Conference in Los Angeles where he was an honoree. It happened an hour or so after The Expanse panel at the same event that featured exec producer and showrunner Naren Shankar and cast members Cas Anvar, Wes… Read
Morgan Freeman “Devastated” Over Allegations, Says “I Did Not Assault Women” In New Statement
Morgan Freeman has put out a second statement in the wake of a report Thursday in which eight women came forward to accuse the Oscar-winning actor of inappropriate behavior.
"I am devastated that 80 years of my life is at risk of being undermined, in the blink of an eye, by Thursday's media reports,” he said about the accusations that came in a report from CNN. The allegations included unwanted touching and inappropriate comments including asking a woman if she was… Read