Gaumont TV’s Stephen King Series ‘N’ Now Titled ‘8’; Creatives Confirmed
With It fever gripping the globe, it’s a good time to be in the Stephen King business and Gaumont Television has today confirmed Deadline’s July scoop that the studio is developing an adaptation of the prolific author’s 2008 novella, N. The story appears in the Just After Sunset collection and the TV version will be rechristened 8. Lights Out and Annabelle: Creation helmer David F Sandberg is directing the pilot while Ant-Man And The Wasp scripters Andrew Barrer & Gabe Fer… Read
Donald Trump Twitter Trashes NFL, Revels In Games’ TV Ratings
With Puerto Ricans still suffering dire hurricane repercussions, the latest kill-Obamacare bid on death watch in the Senate, and batty Roger Stone about to do who knows what at a congressional Russia-probe hearing behind closed doors, President Donald Trump spent Tuesday morning gloating over NFL ratings.
At his latest campaign rally, Trump had told fans he' love to see NFL owners say "get that son of a bitch off the field right now….He's fired!" next time an NFL player… Read
Jordan Klepper Bows Before “Glistening Slab Of Texas Truth” Alex Jones In ‘The Opposition’ Launch
UPDATED with video: “This is the first minute of the first episode of The Opposition… I’m not going to lie to you. I’m not some guy who is going to butter you up… and tell you you’re too smart. No, you’re too smart for that,” Jordan Klepper told viewers as he unveiled his new Comedy Central late-night show.
All of mainstream media sound the same…same talking points from the same puppet masters, who all espouse facts like, climate change is man made, Trump lost popular… Read
Joe Scarborough Hammers Donald Trump For Using John McCain As “Political Punchline”
Joe Scarborough pounded President Donald Trump this morning for attacking John McCain over the Arizona senator’s thumbs down on the latest GOP effort to kill Obamacare.
When not attacking NFL players, Trump spent the weekend blasting McCain, who recently was diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer, via Twitter, in interviews, and at Friday’s campaign rally in Alabama.
"You have no humanity," Scarborough hissed at Trump in absentia, on MSNBC’s Morning Joe. "You… Read
Stephen Colbert: Donald Trump, Like NFL Protest, Has ‘Everything To Do With Race’
UPDATED with video: Stephen Colbert kicked off his week on Late Show trashing Donald Trump’s decision to attack NFL players taking a knee during the national anthem at last Friday’s base-baiting campaign rally in Alabama.
“For the last year some NFL players have been kneeling to protest institutional racism,” Colbert explained. It started with then 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick. It was a controversial protest, Colbert acknowledged, explaining the singing of the… Read
CAA Stake Acquired By Singapore’s Temasek
Temasek, the sovereign wealth fund out of Singapore, has made a strategic investment in CAA. The partners said this morning that the capital will be used to further the expanding Hollywood agency’s growth, including through acquisitions. The news follows an investment by China’s CMC last April which paved the way for the formation of CAA China. TPG Capital will remain CAA’s majority shareholder; financial details of the Temasek tie-up were not disclosed.
Temasek has a net… Read
Jimmy Kimmel: Graham-Cassidy Bill Almost Certainly Dead After “Emotional Weekend”
Jimmy Kimmel told fans about his “emotional weekend” and the almost certain death of the Graham-Cassidy health care bill that entirely failed The Jimmy Kimmel Test one of its authors vowed to uphold.
Kimmel talked about the many people who came up to him at events he attended over the weekend, to let him know Obamacare had saved their life of a family member.
“They came to me and said ‘Mr. Fallon, thank you for speaking out.’ And I just let it go,” he joked.
Bill O’Reilly Set To Return To Fox News As Guest On ‘Hannity’
Bill O’Reilly has been booked as a guest on Sean Hannity’s program on Tuesday. This marks his return to Fox News after he was let go in Apr after 21 years.
O’Reilly joins a slate of guests for the week that includes tonight’s guest Steve Bannon as well as House Speaker Paul Ryan on Wednesday and radio host Rush Limbaugh on Thursday. O’Reilly has been on a tour promoting his novels about alternate history Killing England and discussing his exit from Fox.
The outspoken… Read
‘The X-Files’ Stars Gillian Anderson And David Duchovny Take A Knee While On Set
Who would have thought that Colin Kaepernick’s gesture of taking a knee would start a “woke” movement to protest injustice (and not the flag as many people think)? As we have seen, NFL, MLB, and even tennis players have been taking a knee during the national anthem, but the gesture has also spread to the entertainment world. Gillian Anderson took a break from her paranormal activities on the set of The X-Files to post a pic of her and her co-star David Duchovny taking a… Read
Donald Trump Finally Tweets About Puerto Rico: “Broken Infrastructure, Massive Debt”
President Donald Trump took some heat on cable news today for tweeting about the NFL, NBA and “#FakeNews” CNN — but he got even more guff for not tweeting about the terrible situation in Puerto Rico. The U.S. territory was shredded by Hurricane Maria, and its millions of American citizens face food and water shortages along with a prolonged lack of electricity. So when the supposed consoler in chief finally did mention the island on today, there were not one but… Read
‘The Big Bang Theory’ Premiere: EP On Proposal Outcome, New Twist & Possible ‘Young Sheldon’ Crossovers In Season 11
Spoiler Alert: The story includes details about the Season 11 premiere of The Big Bang Theory.
CBS flagship comedy series The Big Bang Theory opened its 11th season tonight by picking up exactly where the show left off in May, with Sheldon popping the question to Amy. Fans were not left hanging for long, and, after only a brief phone call distraction, she said yes. With that cliffhanger resolved, the premiere, which featured guest appearances by Laurie Metcalf as… Read
Dallas Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Kneels With Players Before ‘Monday Night Football’ National Anthem
NFL players kneeling for the national anthem is a movement that is gaining momentum, and it isn’t going away any time soon. The latest team to join the ranks of kneelers is “America’s Team,” the Dallas Cowboys. The team’s Twitter account posted a pic of its influential owner Jerry Jones and the players taking a knee and linking arms prior to the singing of “The Star-Spangled Banner” before their against the Arizona Cardinals in Glendale… Read