Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment’s Surf Is Out Now STEREOGUM

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Donnie Trumpet & The Social Experiment’s long-awaited Surf mixtape has finally arrived. It, of course, features contributions from Chance The Rapper and the rest of his band, the Social Experiment, and contains previously released single “Sunday Candy,” though the rest of the tracks are brand new. A look at ….Read More Via:: STEREOGUM

Carl's Jr. Makes the Most Absurdly American Ad for Its Hot-Dog-and-Chips Cheeseburger Adweek – Adfreak

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Putting a hot dog and potato chips on your cheeseburger is the ultimate expression of American-ness, according to Carl’s Jr. So, this 72andSunny ad for that monstrosity—an official menu item called the Most American Thickburger—celebrates that patriotism to a ridiculous degree. And Samantha Hoopes in a stars-and-stripes bikini is ….Read More Via:: ADWEEK – AdFreak

Rick Baker Retires Empire Magazine

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Special effects legend bigs farewell to Hollywood First the garage, now the whole workshop. Rick Baker, the legendary Hollywood make-up and special effects wizard, has officially announced his retirement. Fresh from a sale of some of his career memorabilia, Baker shared the news with Californian public radio station KPCC that he ….Read More Via:: EMPIRE Read more

Podcast #163: Simon Pegg Empire Magazine

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Manupmanship Simon Pegg appears on the Empire Podcast for a record-breaking fourth time this week, talking about everything from his new Star Trek script (Star Trek: Beyond) to his latest, the Brit rom-com Man Up, which just so happens to be out in UK cinemas today. Elsewhere, the team ….Read More Via:: EMPIRE MAGAZINE

Drake Was Used In A Sentence During Scripps National Spelling Bee STEREOGUM

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God bless the cool English teacher, the one who sits on his desk chair backwards and cusses in class twice a year. In some sort of ultimate example of cool-English-teacher-ness, one judge dropped Drake’s name into the Scripp’s National Spelling Bee last night. (If you’ve seen the great documentary Spellbound, ….Read More Via:: STEREOGUM

Directors’ Fortnight Topper Denounces Morocco’s Ban on Nabil Ayouch’s ‘ ‘Much Loved’ Variety – Music

PARIS– Cannes Directors’ Fortnight topper Edouard Waintrop has joined the flurry of international filmmakers and producers who are protesting against Morocco’s ban on Nabil Ayouch’s prostitution-themed drama “Much Loved.” Since world-premiering at Directors’ Fortnight, “Much Loved” has prompted an avalanche of criticism from conservative and radical voices across the web ….Read More Via:: VARIETY – Read more

Will Forte Signs Up For Keanu Empire Magazine

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Joining forces with Key & Peele and Method Man That acclaimed dramatic turn in Nebraska clearly wasn’t enough to make Will Forte stray from the comedy path. Following his hit TV show The Last Man On Earth (co-created with Phil Lord and Chris Miller) and a recent outing to ….Read More Via:: EMPIRE MAGAZINE

Sunday Night Football Is the Season's Top-Rated TV Show, Again ADWEEK - TV

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In the last four TV seasons, three different networks have won the top spot among adults ages 18 to 49. But during the same period, just one broadcast program has ranked No. 1 in that demographic—NBC’s Sunday Night Football, which grabbed the crown again for the 2014-15 ….Read More Via:: ADWEEK – TV

Henry Cavill Exits Stratton Empire Magazine

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Simon West’s action-thriller needs a new lead Are you fit, able to walk nonchalantly away from giant explosions, and available at very short notice? If so, you may want to contact Simon West. The director will be on the lookout for a rapid replacement for his Stratton lead Henry ….Read More Via:: EMPIRE MAGAZINE