Marilyn Monroe Lost Nude Scene From ‘The Misfits’ Discovered
A nude scene long believed lost featuring Marilyn Monroe in John Huston’s The Misfits has been re-discovered. The footage, cut from the film by Huston, was previously believed to have been destroyed.
Author Charles Casillo made the discovery during the research for his book, Marilyn Monroe: The Private Life of a Public Icon, out via St. Martin’s Press on Tuesday.
Casillo interviewed Curtice Taylor, son of Misfits producer Frank Taylor, and learned that he has kept the… Read
MSG Networks Chairman James Dolan Writes Song About Harvey Weinstein
MSG Networks executive chairman James Dolan has a new song out with his band, JD and the Straight Shots, about Harvey Weinstein’s alleged predations.
In the song’s lyrics, the chorus lyrics lament, “I should have thrown myself across his tracks/stopped him from these vile attacks.”
Dolan is a longtime friend of Weinstein, who faces rape and sexual assault charges in New York. Dolan also served on the board of the Weinstein company, where Weinstein said of him, "Jim Dolan… Read
‘Kim Possible’ Voices Set For Live Action Disney Channel Update
Christy Carlson Romano – the voice of the original Kim Possible – will have a cameo in the live-action Disney Channel movie update, set for a 2019 debut.
Romano revealed her appearance today during “D23's Saturday Morning on the Lot,” a live event held at the Burbank studios celebrating ABC and Disney Channel cartoons from 1997–2007, including the original Kim Possible animated series.
Also revealed: comedian/actor Patton Oswalt will play Professor Dementor in the live… Read
Justin Timberlake Announces October Book That Covers His Career, Family Life
Singer and actor Justin Timberlake will have a book out in October, Hindsight & All The Things I Can’t See In Front Of Me, described as an intimate collection of images and anecdotes on his music inspiration.
Out on Oct. 30 through Harper Design, the book will offer a look inside Timberlake’s family life with actress Jessica Biel and professional career. It was co-written with Sandra Bark and designed by Michael Bierut.
"Working on this book was an amazing process for… Read
President Trump Thanks Kanye West For His Support On ‘Jimmy Kimmel Live!’
Look out, Mike Pence. There may be a new Republican team brewing for 2020.
President Donald Trump reached out via Twitter today to thank Kanye West for his supportive Jimmy Kimmel Live comments on Thursday night.
"Thank you to Kanye West and the fact that he is willing to tell the TRUTH," Trump tweeted. “One new and great FACT – African American unemployment is the lowest ever recorded in the history of our Country. So honored by this. Thank you Kanye for your support. It… Read
Casey Affleck Voices Regrets On His Past Conduct, Vows To Support Women
In his first extensive interview since withdrawing from presenting at the 2018 Oscars during the height of the #MeToo movement protests, Casey Affleck said his absence was “the right thing to do.”
Promoting his upcoming new movie The Old Man & The Gun, Affleck answered several questions about his past, conduct that raised questions from #MeToo about his participation in the Academy Awards. It is traditional for the past year’s Best Actor (Affleck won for Manchester by the… Read
Jason Alexander Is Latest KFC Celebrity Col. Sanders Imitator In New Ads
In his classic role as George Costanza on Seinfeld, actor Jason Alexander had to portray a man who was a bit chicken. Now, he’s taken that to heart in his new role as a spokesman for KFC.
Alexander has become the latest celebrity to don the white suit and appear as KFC founder Colonel Harland Sanders in the chain’s advertisements.
The Louisville-based fried chicken chain enlisted Alexander to tout its $20 Fill Ups. This is the second go-round with KFC for Alexander, who… Read
Bret Easton Ellis: Free Speech Is Being “Muzzled” In Current Political Climate
Screenwriter and author Bret Easton Ellis claims free speech is being muzzled in the current political climate and that Hollywood has become “more uninteresting” as creativity is stifled.
Speaking to Rolling Stone, the author of the generation-defining book Less Than Zero and screenwriter for American Psycho awaits a Hulu version of Less Than Zero that just wrapped.
He said the recent stifling of speech in the current political climate means “everyone feels muzzled now… Read
“Star” Wars: West Hollywood Council Wants Trump Tribute Gone; Mark Hamill Says Give Spot To Carrie Fisher
The City of West Hollywood wants it gone, and Star Wars‘ Mark Hamill knows what to do with it: Donald Trump’s star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame should be replaced by one for Hamill’s late co-star Carrie Fisher.
“How about replacing it with someone who really earned it? Like @Carrie Fisher,” Hamill tweeted (see it below).
The star – the Trump star, that is – has been the subject of considerable debate recently, first after getting smashed by a pickaxe-wielder last month… Read
Charlotte Rae Remembered By ‘Diff’rent Strokes’, ‘Facts Of Life’ Casts
Charlotte Rae’s Diff'rent Strokes and The Facts of Life cast mates have been remembering the beloved actress, who died Sunday in Los Angeles at 92.
Facts of Life‘s Kim Fields rhetorically asked, “…how do I capture 40 yrs of love/admiration/respect/gratitude/joy/laughter in a statement? How can I make them understand the body of ur theater/film/tv wk was amazing, w/an iconic staple at the core?”
Tweeted Diff’rent Strokes‘ Todd Bridges, “My heart is full of pain,” while Fact… Read
HGTV Is The Winning Bidder For The ‘Brady Bunch’ House In LA, Will Restore It “To Its 1970s Glory”
The mystery of which entertainment entity bought the iconic house used for exterior shots in The Brady Bunch has been solved. Cable network HGTV swooped in like Sam the Butcher to win a bidding war for the property and will likely to feature it in one of its popular home remodeling shows.
Discovery CEO David Zaslav made the announcement during this morning’s second quarter earnings call with Wall Street analysts.
“One of our projects for HGTV will speak to those Brady Bunc… Read
‘Guardians Of The Galaxy’ Star Dave Bautista Calls Working For Disney “Pretty Nauseating”
Guardians of the Galaxy star Dave Bautista amplified his dissatisfaction at the firing of director James Gun today via a Twitter post.
“I will do what I’m legally obligated to do, but @Guardians without @JamesGunn is not what I signed up for,” Bautista said. He went on to call it “pretty nauseating” to work for “someone who’d empower a smear campaign by facists #cybernazis.”
Bautista, who plays super-strong Drax in the series, was earlier part of an open letter calling… Read