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Watch a Full Trailer for Atlanta Season 2, “Robbin’ Season”

The first season of the Donald Glover-helmed FX series Atlanta won Emmys for acting and directing, as well as a Golden Globe for Best Television Series, Musical or Comedy. The acclaimed show is back for its second chapter, entitled “Robbin’ Season,” on March 1. Today, FX posted a full-length official trailer, following a teaser premiered early last month. The new clip features… Read More »

Metallica’s James Hetfield Will Play a Cop in New Zac Efron Ted Bundy Biopic

Last year, news of an unlikely new film project surfaced: Zac Efron had signed onto star in a new biopic about notorious serial killer Ted Bundy, from a Black List-ed script. Details of the film, titled Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile, trickled out over time, including news of its definitively strange cast featuring, among many others, John Malkovich, Haley Joel… Read More »

Report: Seal Sexual Battery Case Rejected by D.A.

The L.A. County District Attorney’s Office has tossed out a sexual battery case against Seal, TMZ reports. In January, TMZ was the first to report that the “Kiss from a Rose” singer was under investigation for sexual battery after being accused of forcible kissing and groping by actress and former neighbor  Tracey Birdsall. She claimed that Seal groped her breasts, tried… Read More »

Dylan Farrow Blasts N.Y. Times Columnist for Questioning Woody Allen Claims

Dylan Farrow responded to New York Times columnist Bret Stephens for his op-ed piece, entitled “The Smearing of Woody Allen,” on Friday that claimed Farrow’s allegations of sexual abuse at the hands of adoptive father Woody Allen should be treated with “added skepticism” while citing an investigation into Allen from the time that found “inconsistencies in Dylan’s statements.” On Saturday morning, Farrow… Read More »

The Autobiography of Gucci Mane Is Being Turned Into a Movie

We’ve come to the somewhat-unbelievable apex of the drastic resurgence Gucci Mane has had since being released from prison in 2016: His autobiography, which was published by Simon & Schuster last year, has apparently been licensed by a major film studio. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the rights to The Autobiography of Gucci Mane were bought by Paramount Pictures, who are working… Read More »

LAPD Submits Three Harvey Weinstein Sexual Assault Cases to District Attorney

Los Angeles police submitted three sexual assault cases against Harvey Weinstein to the L.A. County District Attorney’s office, D.A. spokesman Greg Risling confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. All three cases are now “under review,” he said. Last month, Beverly Hills police submitted two cases against Weinstein for the D.A. to review. The Weinstein scandal rocked Hollywood after Oct.… Read More »

Richard Pryor’s Widow Confirms Her Husband Had Sex With Marlon Brando

This morning, Vulture published an instant-classic interview with Quincy Jones, in which the legendary music producer ragged on the Beatles and Michael Jackson, claimed inside knowledge about JFK’s killer, and called Harvey Weinstein a “jive motherfucker.” The talk’s most colorful moment had to do with the sexual habits of Marlon Brando, whom Jones asserts would “fuck a mailbox.” According to Jones, Brando—who… Read More »

Watch a Trailer for Bob Dylan’s Gospel Tour Film Trouble No More Featuring Michael Shannon

The film Trouble No More, a combination of live footage from Bob Dylan’s notorious 1979-80 “gospel tour” and Luc-Sante-penned “sermons” delivered by Michael Shannon, premiered at the New York Film Festival last year. The film was also included as part of the deluxe, $120+ Bootleg Series box set of the same name, featuring recordings of Dylan from the same tour and… Read More »

Is This News?: Left Shark Enters Life’s Second Act

In 2015, a phenom known as Left Shark danced ever so briefly into America’s hearts during Katy Perry’s performance at the Super Bowl. The seven-foot-tall mascot became endeared to the American public when he tried to keep up with his more rhythmically gifted Right Shark counterpart, flailing his fins as though they’d been injected with novocaine. It was, perhaps, the most… Read More »