Roman Polanski Will Not Be Extradited to U.S. Thompson on Hollywood

Roman Polanski will not be extradited to the United States from Poland, as was decided in court in Krakow, where U.S. prosecutors have been working to bring the filmmaker stateside. This comes at the end of a long year in the case, which has seen Polanski questioned repeatedly about the ….Read More Via:: THOMPSON on Read more

Best of the Week: Video Interviews with George Miller, Saoirse Ronan, Ben Mendelsohn and More Thompson on Hollywood

Alex Ross Perry on Crawling Into Hollywood with ‘Winnie the Pooh’ ‘Crazy Ex-Girlfriend’ Has Some Weaknesses—and a Secret Weapon From ‘Inside Out’ to ‘Anomalisa,’ Getting Animated About the 5 Top Oscar Contenders How They Transformed Eddie Redmayne Into ‘The Danish Girl’ Is ‘Game of Thrones’ Serving Fans, or Simply Torturing Them? ‘Radiator’ Is Painfully Poignant Read more

Ridley Scott Talks 'Alien: Convenant,' Michael Fassbender To Have Dual Roles, Noomi Rapace Will Return THE PLAYLIST

“It’s really great, it’s a very nice big idea I’ve got [for Fassbender’s character]. It’s fantastic,” Ridley Scott teased last month about “Alien: Covenant.” And it appears the only thing better than one Michael Fassbender, is two Michael Fassbenders. With production now officially slated to start in March at Fox Studios ….Read More Via:: THE Read more

‘Gods of Egypt’ Director, Studio Apologize for Lack of Diverse Casting: ‘We Can Do Better’ Variety – Music

“Gods of Egypt” director Alex Proyas and the film’s studio, Lionsgate, have issued apologies for the lack of diverse casting in the mythological action film, which has generated controversy for its predominantly white cast. Movie, #GodsOfEgypt in which everyone is white? Egyptians, in history and today, have NEVER been white. ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

Shut Up, Dude: This Week’s Best And Worst Comments STEREOGUM

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Happy Black Friday, commenters! We skipped the Week In Pop, 5 Best Songs, and 5 Best Videos columns because of the holiday this week, but I won’t make you wait until December for Shut Up, Dude. The new music release schedule is slowing down in this post-25 season, but there ….Read More Via:: STEREOGUM

Football, Macy’s Thanksgiving Parade Score Big Ratings Thursday Variety – Music

NBC scored early and late on Thanksgiving with the Macy’s Parade and primetime football, while CBS notched the day’s highest rating with its helping of late-afternoon NFL action. According to Nielsen’s metered market overnights, NBC’s coverage of the 89th annual “Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade” delivered a 12.6 household rating/27 share, ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more