Bernie Sanders Fights Back Tears as Brother Casts Vote

Senator Bernie Sanders fought back tears during an emotional moment during Day 2 of the Democratic National Convention. His brother Larry Sanders cast his vote for his younger brother in a heartfelt speech during the roll-call vote. “I want to bring before this convention the names of our parents Eli Sanders and Dorothy Glassberg Sanders. They did not… Read more »

Father John Misty Releases “Real Love Baby,” Rejects Burrito Money

NEWPORT, RI - JULY 23:  Joshua Tillman "Father John Misty" performs during the Newport Folk Festival at Fort Adams State Park on July 23, 2016 in Newport, Rhode Island.  (Photo by Douglas Mason/Getty Images)It’s been a whole day since our last post about Father John Misty, so hey, it’s about time for an update! In all seriousness, some of us are feeling a little bit of Father John Misty news fatigue right about now. But we at Stereogum pride ourselves on being the world’s premiere source for … More »

‘Bernie or Bust’ Protesters Storm the Press Tent at Democratic Convention

The “Bernie or Bust” supporters protested Hillary Clinton’s nomination as the Democratic presidential candidate by staging a silent protest at the press tent at the Wells Fargo Arena. The delegates walked out of Tuesday’s Democratic National Convention chanting “The World is Watching” and marched straight into the press area, where the police barricaded them in… Read more »

‘Superior Donuts’: Judd Hirsch To Star In New Pilot For CBS Comedy In Recasting

Veteran actor Judd Hirsch has been tapped as the co-lead opposite Jermaine Fowler in CBS’ multi-camera comedy pilot Superior Donuts. After the end of this past pilot season, where Superior Donuts was in serious consideration for a series pickup with the network very high on Fowler, CBS ordered a new pilot for the project, recasting one of the two leads.
Written and executive produced by Neil Goldman & Garrett Donovan and Bob Daily based on the play by Tracy Letts, Superior…

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Shonda Rhimes, Bryan Cranston & Dozens Of Other Celebrities Join Anti-Trump Campaign

More than 100 actors, producers and others from the entertainment industry are banding together in an effort to keep reality TV star-turned-GOP nominee Donald Trump out of the White House. Artists United Against Hate is backed by the likes of Bryan Cranston, Shonda Rhimes, Ryan Murphy, Ilene Chaiken, Michael Moore, Samuel L. Jackson, Kerry Washington, Julianne Moore, Mark Ruffalo, Lena Dunham, Neil Patrick Harris, Rashida Jones, Russell Simmons, Chloe Grace Moritz and…

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Comedian DC Young Fly Signs With ICM Partners

Comedian DC Young Fly has signed with ICM Partners.
DC can next be seen in Nick Cannon Presents: Wild ‘N Out, with Season 8 set to debut August 4 on MTV. He currently appears in Nick Cannon’s Wild N’ On Tour, which debuted this month on MTV2.
In his first acting turn, DC can be seen in feature Almost Christmas which hits theaters this fall. He also has a cameo role in the New Edition movie for BET.
An Atlanta native, DC has a big social media following, with 3.6 million…

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Josh Gad on the 2016 Presidential Election: ‘I’m Terrified’

Comedic actor Josh Gad—best known for playing the voice of Olaf in Disney’s “Frozen”—is among the Hollywood stars at this week’s Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. He spoke to Variety about his thoughts on the election and why he’s supporting Hillary Clinton. Josh Gad: What am I thinking right now? I’m thinking a lot of… Read more »

Matthew Billingsly to Adapt ‘Stringer’ Starring ‘Hundred Foot Journey’s’ Manish Dayal

Matthew Billingsly, who penned the Black List script “Code Name Veil,” will adapt “Stringer: a Reporter’s Year in the Congo.” “The Hundred Foot Journey” actor Manish Dayal is set to star. Dayal, Laura Hersh and Dan Spilo of Industry Entertainment optioned the project last year and will produce. The novel follows “Anjan” (to be played by Dayal) who turned… Read more »