Justin Timberlake – “Can’t Stop The Feeling”

Justin TimberlakeJustin Timberlake is both voicing a character and serving as executive music producer on DreamWorks’ upcoming animated movie Trolls. He wrote and recorded several original songs for the film, and one of them, “Can’t Stop The Feeling,” is now being released as a single. Produced by Top 40 wizard Max Martin, Timberlake’s first … More »

‘Supergirl’ Eyes Move To Vancouver To Reduce Costs As Season 2 Stays In Limbo

Supergirl’s next flight may be to the north. As the freshman CBS drama’s future continues to be uncertain, I hear studio Warner Bros. TV is seriously considering moving production from Los Angeles to Vancouver next season. There have been exploratory conversations with the cast over the past couple of weeks, and, while I hear many are not thrilled about the potential move, it is a realistic possibility as the series is looking to reduce costs.
Supergirl was one of the…

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‘Being Charlie’ Clip: Director Rob Reiner’s Personal Film Written By His Son

EXCLUSIVE: The Rob Reiner-directed Being Charlie comes out from Paladin on Friday. Financed and produced by Jorva Entertainment Productions, the film was co-scripted by Reiner’s son Nick and Matt Elisofon about Nick’s personal battle with addiction. The clip features Cary Elwes as a candidate for California governor and Susan Misner as his wife — the parents of an addict (Nick Robertson) who have a heated argument about how they are dealing with their son. Morgan Saylor…

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KCRW Presents: Hey Lion, Make It a Paak!

I feel like I JUST wrote a post, but here we are again and here’s what I got – Anderson .Paak, Make Music Pasadena and Sofi Tukker. All three are newly minted KCRW Presents events.

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Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals have booked two Southern California dates – Monday, June 27 at the Theatre at Ace Hotel and Monday, August 1 at the Majestic Ventura Theater.

Sofi Tukker also have two SoCal dates – Wednesday, June 8 at the Lyric Theatre and Thursday, June 9 at Velvet Jones in Santa Barbara.

This is ‘Hey Lion’

 

Make Music Pasadena is back to it on Saturday, June 11 with FREE music all day long including sets by Atlas Genius, Bear Hands, The Mowgli’s, PAPA, James Supercave, Phantoms and more.

 

There will be no giveaways during the pledge drive; however, you can still follow me on Twitter @acherrymary. I’m fun.

 

And now your 10 day music planner via our KCRW Presents show calendar:

Thursday, May 5, Peter, Bjorn and John at the Echo – Sold Out

Friday, May 6, Hippo Campus at the Echo – Sold Out

Friday, May 6: First Fridays with Esconido & Korey Dane at the Natural History Museum –Sold Out

Friday, May 13: Wild Belle at the Echoplex – Sold Out

Friday, May 13: Escondido at Pappy & Harriet’s

Saturday, May 14: Andrew Bird at the Theatre at Ace Hotel

 

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10 Insights From Tyler Oakley, Timbaland and Top Execs at Variety’s Ent and Tech Summit

The madness of metrics, the ins and outs of engagement, the explosion of new media platforms and the evolution of talent deals in the digital arena — all of these topics and more were dissected Thursday by a wide range of participants in Variety’s Entertainment and Technology Summit. The daylong gathering at Manhattan’s Intercontinental Barclay… Read more »

New York Drama Critics’ Circle Votes ‘The Humans’ Best Play, ‘Shuffle Along’ Best Musical

The New York Drama Critics’ Circle has voted the Stephen Karam’s The Humans as best play and Shuffle Along as best musical of the 2015-2016 season. The group’s winners were chosen during the organization’s 81st annual meeting, with the awards to be bestowed May 17.
Special citations were voted to Oskar Eustis of the Public Theater; Lois Smith, who appeared in the off-Broadway productions of John and Marjorie Prime; and Ivo van Hove and Jan Versweyveld, who were repped on…

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Broadway’s ‘The Humans,’ ‘Shuffle Along’ Win New York Drama Critics Circle Awards

The New York Drama Critics Circle has named family drama “The Humans” the best play of the season, with “Shuffle Along” taking the award for musical. That’s a big win for Scott Rudin, the busy producer who brought both those Tony-nominated titles to Broadway. Voted on by a group of New York-based theater critics, the… Read more »

Watch Mac DeMarco Narrate His Favorite YouTube Videos For Conan

Mac DeMarcoYouTube is a strange and magical place, a place where Mac DeMarco can find a video to satisfy every one of his extremely specific fetishes. You know, just normal stuff like a fully dressed businessman submerging himself in a bathtub, a man in skimpy underwear wading through a muddy creek, or a man dressed as … More »

TV News Roundup: Stacy Keach Joins Season 4 of ‘Ray Donovan’ & More

In today’s TV news roundup, “Ray Donovan” casts Stacy Keach for the upcoming fourth season. Plus, Shirley MacLaine and Matthew Broderick will star as a mother-son duo in an upcoming TV adaptation of a popular memoir, and Hulu orders a prehistoric drama pilot. CASTING NEWS: Stacy Keach has been cast in “Ray Donovan” Season 4, Variety has… Read more »