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Daily Archives : Oct 10, 2017

Cult Favorite TV Series to Be Rebooted

A reboot of a TV series from the 1980s that became a cult favorite is in the works as part of Apple’s scripted strategy. The Hollywood Reporter’s Live Feed reports that the tech company has inked a deal with Steven…

Reinventing the TV Model: Plan in the Works to Have Advertisers Pay for Commercials Based on People Actually Buying a Product or Service

A movement is under way to implement a new advertising model with the potential to change how the business of television is done. “A coterie of cable and broadcast TV networks have joined together in the hopes of unveiling an…

ESPN Suspends ‘SportsCenter’ Host

ESPN has hit one of its high-profile on-air personalities with a two-week suspension, sending home “SportsCenter” host and commentator Jemele Hill over a series of tweets she sent out Sunday night, SI.com reports. Hill’s tweets called for an advertiser boycott…

Weinstein Accused of Rape in New Yorker Story

The New Yorker published its own bombshell story on Harvey Weinstein Tuesday, just days after a piece detailing sexual harassment allegations against Weinstein, published by The New York Times, helped bring about the downfall of the former movie mogul. Weinstein…

Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie and Other Actresses Reveal Harassment Allegations Against Harvey Weinstein

In the wake of bombshell allegations of sexual harassment against fallen movie mogul Harvey Weinstein, actresses including Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie have begun to talk about their own encounters with Weinstein. The New York Times reports that Paltrow, who…

CBS Drama Series Renewed

CBS has picked up one of its new dramas for a second season. The network announced today that “Ransom” has been given an order for a 13-episode second season. The season will be filmed in Hungary, and will premiere in…

Tom Petty’s Death Remains a Mystery After Death Certificate Surfaces

The death of rock icon Tom Petty became even more of a mystery after his death certificate surfaced with no official cause of death given. TMZ reports that the certificate, filed with Los Angeles County, “says Petty passed away at…

Taking a Deep Dive Into the Life of the Notoriously Private Steven Spielberg

It’s everything you thought you knew about Steven Spielberg — and a whole lot more. In less than the running time of perhaps his most critically acclaimed film, “Schindler’s List,” a new documentary takes a deep dive into the life…

Fashion Designer Apologizes After Coming to Harvey Weinstein’s Defense

A prominent fashion designer attempted to walk back comments she made that have been interpreted as defending Harvey Weinstein amid the fallen film mogul’s sexual harassment scandal. Donna Karan issued an apology today for quotes reported by the U.K. publication…

Late-Night Lefties Give It Up for Trump

Two of the most persistent Trump bashers in late-night television gave a break to Donald Trump, or at least tried to, with Jon Stewart joining Stephen Colbert on CBS’s “Late Show” in a bit purporting to give Trump equal time….