Vera Wang, Olivia Munn Celebrate American Designers at Variety, WWD’s Runway to Red Carpet Luncheon

In the spirit of the Oscars, young American designers were celebrated at the inaugural Runway to Red Carpet luncheon, hosted by Variety, the Council of Fashion Designers of America, and Women’s Wear Daily. Held at the Chateau Marmont on Tuesday afternoon, the event welcomed a mix of stars from the entertainment and fashion worlds, with […]

New Survey Reveals 94% Of Women In Hollywood Say They’ve Experienced Sexual Harassment or Assault

A new survey reveals just how pervasive the problem of sexual harassment and assault is in Hollywood. Virtually every woman working in the entertainment industry who was contacted for the poll has a #MeToo story.
Ninety-four percent of the 843 women surveyed by the National Sexual Violence Resource Center said they’d been subjected to some type of harassment or abuse by an older individual in a position of power.
The women reported a range of unwanted behavior — sexual…

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TV News Roundup: Bryan Cranston’s ‘Dangerous Book for Boys’ Sets Amazon Premiere Date

In today’s roundup, Amazon released a premiere date and trailer for new original series “The Dangerous Book for Boys,” and Bill Gates will make a guest appearance on “The Big Bang Theory.” DATES Amazon will premiere all six episodes of Prime Original “The Dangerous Book for Boys” on Prime Video on March 30. The family […]

This Year’s Best Picture Nominees Have the Lowest Grosses in Six Years

When it comes to box office grosses, the Oscars are no popularity contest. This year’s crop of best picture nominees have received critical plaudits and trunkloads of awards. But that has not, for the most part, translated into massive ticket sales. Only “Get Out” and “Dunkirk” have topped $100 million at the domestic box office […]

Donald Trump Signs Memorandum Directing AG Jeff Sessions To “Propose Regulations” Banning Bump Stocks

Moments after White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said she had no news on President Donald Trump signaling willingness to consider some measure of gun control, Trump announced he signed a memorandum directing Attorney General Jeff Sessions to take steps to ban bump stocks.
A bump stock, which turns a semi-automatic into a fully-automatic killing machine, enabled a gunman to slay 58 concert-goers and injure another 851 in Las Vegas last October.
“After the…

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Netflix’s ‘Sabrina’ Series Casts ‘Lord of the Rings’ Alum Miranda Otto

Miranda Otto has been cast as a series regular in the upcoming Netflix series based on “Chilling Adventures of Sabrina,” Variety has learned. Otto will play Zelda Spellman, Sabrina’s sterner witch aunt. Proud and devout, Zelda believes there is no greater honor than serving the Dark Lord as a member of the Church of Night. She is […]

Netflix’s Sabrina The Teenage Witch Series Casts Miranda Otto As Aunt Zelda

Netflix‘s upcoming Sabrina the Teenage Witch series has cast another key character from the comic books as a lead opposite Kiernan Shipka. Miranda Otto (Homeland) has been tapped to play Zelda Spellman on the show from Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa, Berlanti Productions and Warner Bros. TV. She also joins Lucy Davis who was cast play Hilda Spellman.
Based on the Archie Comics characters, the untitled project reimagines the origin and adventures of Sabrina the Teenage Witch…

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Disney Channel’s ‘Zombies’ Premiere Beats Friday Olympics In Kid Demos

When Zombies attacked, kids watched. Disney Channel said today that Friday’s premiere of its original telefilm drew 1.14 million viewers and a 4.8 rating in the kids 6-11 demo — beating that night’s Winter Olympics coverage — and went on to lure 10.3 million combined viewers over eight airings through Monday.
The musical’s premiere was the No. 1 cable TV telecast among kids 6-11 and girls 6-11 (752,000 viewers, 6.4 rating) since Disney Channel’s Descendants 2 in July. It…

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Brett Dennen Covers The Eagles Live on MBE

Brett Dennen brings guaranteed good vibes everywhere he goes. He did a short winter tour of ski towns and landed in our studio on the occasion of his EP release (bringing said good vibes).

“Let’s…” is just a taste of what’s ahead for 2018, as he has a full length in the works, AND a baby on the way! Yep, our boy Brett is going to be a dad and I fully expect his music will reflect this new adventure.

For now, enjoy this set of new songs, performed solo on acoustic guitar — as well as a striking cover of The Eagles “Peaceful Easy Feeling.”

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