Billy Corgan Relays His Vision For TNA Impact Wrestling

SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - MARCH 29: Singer Billy Corgan of The Smashing Pumpkins performs during 2015 Lollapalooza Brazil at Autodromo de Interlagos on March 29, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Victor Moriyama/Getty Images)Billy Corgan, recent reluctant Disneyland attendant and Nantucket Project presenter, is also the president and “creative voice” of TNA (Total Nonstop Action) Impact Wrestling, the second largest wrestling company behind WWE. ESPN put out an in-depth look into Corgan’s role there, saying he spends about 80 percent of his time working … More »

Oscars: Italy’s Foreign Language Entry ‘Fire At Sea’ Will Also Be Pushed In Documentary

Italy on Monday announced its candidate for the Best Foreign Language Film Oscar race, selecting timely documentary Fire At Sea (Fuocoammare). The pic by Gianfranco Rosi is a study of the island of Lampedusa, which has become a metaphor for the flight of refugees to Europe. It won the Golden Bear earlier this year at the Berlin Film Festival and next screens at the New York Film Fest. Rosi previously won the Venice Golden Lion in 2013 with another doc, Sacro Gra.
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Herman Echevarria Sr. Dies; ‘Real Housewives Of Miami’ Husband Was 61

Herman Echevarria Sr., the 61-year-old estranged husband of Real Housewives of Miami star Alexia Echevarria who himself was featured in the Bravo reality series, was found dead in a Miami hotel room today. The death, thought to be due to a heart attack, was first reported by the Miami Herald, and is under investigation by the Miami police department.
Echevarria, the cofounder of Miami’s Spanish-language Venue magazine, was a Cuban exile and Miami-area politico who…

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TV Ratings: ‘Bull,’ ‘This Is Us’ Lead Premiere-Week Winners

One week into the 2016-17 season, CBS’ freshmen are at the head of the fall class. With “Bull” and “Kevin Can Wait,” the broadcast network premiered the top drama in total viewers and the top comedy in viewers and 18-49 ratings last week in Nielsen live-plus-same day numbers. The former drew a 2.6 rating among… Read more »

Clinton vs. Trump: Their Blockbuster Debate (Live Blog)

This first presidential debate may turn out to be the be-all-and-end-all of this campaign, but lost in the breathless anticipation is that it’s also unique: Hillary Clinton, the first female major party presidential nominee on the general election debate stage, will face Donald Trump, seeking to be the first person elected to the White House with no record… Read more »

Donald Trump Vs. Hillary Clinton: Deadline Live Blogs The Debate

Trumpocalypse is upon us. Deadline is live-blogging tonight’s first 2016 presidential debate pitting petulant thin-skinned real estate mogul turned reality TV star turned GOP candidate Donald Trump, against the Democrats’ overqualified, over-rehearsed, underliked and under suspicion former Secretary of state/senator/first lady Hillary Rodham Clinton.
The 90-minute event is expected to give the Super Bowl a run for its money, with about 100M people tuning in, in hopes the…

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‘Supergirl’ Season 2 Trailer: National City Welcomes The Man Of Steel

The CW is giving us a look at Season 2 of Supergirl and the entrance of Clark Kent to National City.
Cat, Alex and Winn are among those who appear to be star-struck by the caped crusader (Tyler Hoechlin). We also get a few peeks at other new characters coming to Supergirl in Season 2, including Lex Luthor’s sister Lena (Katie McGrath).
Melissa Benoist stars as DC comics character Kara Zor-El.  In Supergirl, Kara (Benoist), Superman’s (Kal-El) cousin who, after 12 years of…

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