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Tuesday, Feb. 18 Filming Locations for SVU, A League of Their Own, & more!

Here’s a look at various filming locations for Feb. 18, 2020: Filming in California TV Series: A League of Their Own Location: W 5th St & S Spring St, Los Angeles (6:00 AM – 8:00 PM) Filming in Illinois FYI: TV Series: Batwoman Location 641 S Plymouth and 28 W Polk St, Chicago on Feb […] The post Tuesday, Feb. 18 Filming Locations for SVU, A League of Their Own, & more! appeared first on On Location Vacations.
Tags: Movies, California, Los Angeles, Chicago, Plymouth, Illinois, Daily Filming Locations, Filming Locations for SVU A League


Jennifer Hudson & Common Perform Emotional Kobe Bryant Tributes at 2020 NBA All-Star Game

Chicago natives Jennifer Hudson and Common opened up the 2020 NBA All-Star Game in Chicago on Sunday (Feb. 16) with emotional tributes to basketball legend Kobe Bryant. Before tipoff, Hudson took to the stage on the court to sing a beautiful rendition of the classic “For All We Know” as images of Kobe and his daughter Gianna (aka “Gigi”) were displayed on a massive screen behind her. Prior to taking center court, Hudson was introduced by NBA icon and businessman Magic Johnson, who said he wan...
Tags: Videos, TV, Celebs, Sports, Los Angeles, Barack Obama, Chicago, Gigi, Hip Hop, Basketball, Nba, Pop Culture, Jazz, Kobe Bryant, Magic Johnson, Staples Center


‘A League of Their Own’ TV Series Cast Will Feature Abbi Jacobson, D’Arcy Carden and More

The A League of Their Own TV series cast is ready to take the field. Broad City‘s Abbi Jacobson, The Good Place‘s D’Arcy Carden, and more, will lead the series inspired by the Penny Marshall film of the same name about the first professional all-female baseball league in the 1940s. The show is currently in the pilot stage and follows new characters rather than characters seen in the 1992 movie. THR has a breakdown of the League of Their Own TV series cast, and their respective characters: Ab...
Tags: Amazon, Texas, Television, Movies, Geena Davis, Casting, Chicago, Tom Hanks, Broad City, Queens, Abbi Jacobson, Madonna, Cbs, Penny Marshall, Max, Jo


Luka Doncic buries pull-up halfcourt shot during Rising Stars (video)

CHICAGO – Trae Young produced Rising Star's first sweet highlight. Then, Luka Doncic topped him with this half-court shot to cap the first half. Look how confident Doncic was in that non-heave.
Tags: News, Celebrity, Chicago, Luka Doncic, Doncic, Trae Young


This Nike Air Jordans Inspired limited-edition Xbox wins the NBA All-Star weekend!

The two giant worlds of tech and sports are colliding or rather collaborating, and I can already hear the NBA fans, sneakerheads and gamers fist-bumping in unison! Microsoft and Nike have teamed up to make a limited-edition custom Xbox One that is rightfully going to paint the town red this Valentine’s day. Here’s the catch – only one lucky Twitter user can win this exclusive console and all you have to do is retweet THIS tweet from Xbox. And if you are looking for Nike’s latest pair of Jordans,...
Tags: Games, Design, Technology, Microsoft, Lifestyle, Nike, Chicago, Xbox, Nba, Jordan, Chicago Bulls, Giveaway, Valentine, Valentines Day, NBA All Star, Air Jordan


Going Viral Helped Catapult Roddy Ricch and ‘The Box’ to No. 1 — But There’s More to the Story

It’s barely two months into 2020, but it’s already been a big year for rapper Roddy Ricch. The 21-year-old Compton artist has claimed the No. 1 spot on the Billboard Top 100 for the past five weeks with his viral earworm of a rap song, “The Box,” from his debut album Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial, which is the longest-running No. 1 debut rap album to be on the Billboard 200 in nearly two decades since 50 Cent’s Get Rich or Die Tryin’ in 2003. Ricch also won his first Grammy two week...
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, NYC, Youtube, Uncategorized, Atlanta, Chicago, Justin Bieber, Viral, West Coast, Mall, Nipsey Hussle, Atlantic Records, Compton, Justin


Going Viral Helped Catapult Roddy Ricch and ‘The Box’ to #1 — But There’s More to the Story

It’s barely two months into 2020, but it’s already been a big year for rapper Roddy Ricch. The 21-year-old Compton artist has claimed the #1 spot on the Billboard Top 100 for the past five weeks with his viral earworm of a rap song, “The Box,” from his debut album Please Excuse Me for Being Antisocial, which is the longest-running #1 debut rap album to be on the Billboard 200 in nearly two decades since 50 Cent’s Get Rich or Die Tryin’ in 2003. Ricch also won his first Grammy two weeks ago ...
Tags: Music, News, Entertainment, NYC, Youtube, Uncategorized, Atlanta, Chicago, Justin Bieber, Viral, Kansas City Chiefs, West Coast, Mall, Nipsey Hussle, Meek Mill, Atlantic Records


Friday, Feb. 14 Filming Locations for Chicago PD, SVU, Respect, & more!

Here’s a look at various filming locations for Feb. 14, 2020: Filming in California TV Series: A League of Their Own Location: W 5th St & S Spring St, Los Angeles (6:00 AM – 8:00 PM) through Sat Filming in Illinois TV Series: Chicago PD Location: 1659 W. Cullerton St, Chicago Filming in New York […] The post Friday, Feb. 14 Filming Locations for Chicago PD, SVU, Respect, & more! appeared first on On Location Vacations.
Tags: New York, Movies, California, Los Angeles, Chicago, Illinois, Daily Filming Locations, Filming Locations for Chicago PD SVU Respect amp, Cullerton St Chicago Filming, Filming Locations for Chicago PD SVU Respect


Is the Arcade Business Model Truly a Thing of the Past?

Back in the day, arcades used to a standard of modern life. Fun for the whole family, social hotspots for teenagers, and escapes from the stresses of modern life, arcades used to be incredibly popular because they fulfilled a purpose, but with the rise of modern technology and the way the world has turned, there’s no denying that arcades are dying out. However, is the arcade business model really going to disappear completely, or is there still a future? Today, we’re going to find out. The D...
Tags: Gaming, Games, Game, Sales, Chicago, Arcade, New York Los Angeles, Dave Busters, Blog & Grow


Wednesday, Feb. 12 Filming Locations for All Rise, Chicago PD, & more!

Here’s a look at various filming locations for Feb. 12, 2020: Filming in California TV Series: All Rise Location: 710 E 4th Pl, Los Angeles (10:00 AM – 6:00 PM) TV Series: Big Shot Stars: John Stamos Location: 179 S Hudson Ave, Los Angeles (12:00 PM – 11:00 PM) Filming in Illinois TV Series: Chicago […] The post Wednesday, Feb. 12 Filming Locations for All Rise, Chicago PD, & more! appeared first on On Location Vacations.
Tags: Movies, California, Los Angeles, Chicago, John Stamos, Illinois, Daily Filming Locations, Hudson Ave Los Angeles


Jussie Smollett Indicted on 6 NEW Charges for Lying to Police Over Alleged Staged Attack, Faces Up to 3 Years in Jail

Over one year after he claimed he was attacked and the victim of a hate crime, Jussie Smollett is now facing new charges for allegedly staging the incident. The former Empire actor was just indicted on six charges for disorderly conduct and filing four separate false police reports, the office of special prosecutor Dan Webb announced on Tuesday (Feb. 11). A grand jury returned the indictment after the 16 felony counts Smollett was initially charged with were all dismissed in March 2019, a move t...
Tags: Celebs, Crime, Los Angeles, Chicago, Pop Culture, Jazz, Jussie Smollett, Webb, Dan Webb, Smollett, Indicted, Cook County State Attorney s Office, Jussie Smollett Indicted


4 US Airports Will Get A Nintendo Popup Lounge This Month

Fortune is reporting that 4 US airports will get a Nintendo popup lounge starting on 2/13. Airports getting a popup lounge: Chicago/ORD (2/13-3/29) Dallas/DAL (2/13-3/26) Seattle/SEA (2/13-3/29) Washington/IAD (2/13-3/29) At the lounge you can pickup a free luggage handle wrap, charge your devices, play on a Nintendo Switch, or order a Switch, though oddly enough […]
Tags: Deals, Games, US, Chicago, Nintendo, Seattle SEA, Points & Travel, Nintendo Popup Lounge This Month, Dallas DAL, Washington IAD


Second Century Ventures Makes Investment in Modern Moving Services Platform Updater

Chicago, IL – February 11, 2020 (nar.realtor) Second Century Ventures, the venture capital arm of the National Association of Realtors®, announced today that it has made an investment in Updater, a leading digital moving concierge firm that allows Realtors® to offer their clients a seamless, frustration-free moving process. Updater was a member of Second Century Ventures’ inaugural 2013 REACH Accelerator class, a unique technology growth program that provides companies with education,...
Tags: Real Estate, US, America, Chicago, Radio, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Real Estate News, National Association of Realtors ®, SCV, Second Century Ventures, Strategic Business Innovation Technology, Mark Birschbach, Birschbach, David Greenberg Updater, Updater


Tuesday, Feb. 11 Filming Locations for Chicago Med, SVU, & more!

Here’s a look at various filming locations for Feb. 11, 2020: Filming in California TV Series: 911: Lone Star Location: 725 Mateo St, Los Angeles (7:00 AM – 7:00 AM) Filming in Illinois TV Series: Next Location: 700 S Columbus, Chicago TV Series: Chicago Med Location: McCormick Pl., Chicago TV Series: Station Eleven Location: 2223 […] The post Tuesday, Feb. 11 Filming Locations for Chicago Med, SVU, & more! appeared first on On Location Vacations.
Tags: Movies, California, Los Angeles, Chicago, Illinois, McCormick, Daily Filming Locations, Columbus Chicago, Filming Locations for Chicago Med SVU


Monday, Feb. 10 Filming Locations for 911: Lone Star, The Blacklist, & more!

Here’s a look at various filming locations for Feb. 10, 2020: Filming in California TV Series: 911: Lone Star Location: 725 Mateo St, Los Angeles (7:00 AM – 7:00 AM) Filming in Illinois TV Series: Chicago PD Location: 3900 S. Emerald Ave, Chicago TV Series: Next Location: 700 S Columbus, Chicago Filming in New York […] The post Monday, Feb. 10 Filming Locations for 911: Lone Star, The Blacklist, & more! appeared first on On Location Vacations.
Tags: New York, Movies, California, Los Angeles, Chicago, Illinois, Filming Locations, Daily Filming Locations, Columbus Chicago Filming


Revisiting ‘The Rocketeer,’ Disney’s Early Superhero Masterpiece

(Welcome to Out of the Disney Vault, where we explore the unsung gems and forgotten disasters currently streaming on Disney+.) In 1991, Walt Disney Pictures released two of the very best films to ever fall under their banner. That fall, they would release Beauty and the Beast to widespread acclaim from audiences, critics, and the film industry as a whole. The animated adaptation of the tale as old as time became the first animated film to be nominated for Best Picture at the Academy Awards...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Nazis, Robin Hood, Tim Burton, Disney, Indiana, Features, Chicago, Stephen Sondheim, Broadway, James Bond, Warren Beatty, Walt Disney Company, Batman, Indiana Jones


Friday, Feb. 7 Filming Locations for Charmed, God Friended Me, & more!

Here’s a look at various filming locations for Feb. 7, 2020: Filming in British Columbia TV Series: Charmed Location: BCIT Aerospace in Richmond Credit: @WhatsFilming Filming in California TV Series: 911: Lone Star LOCATION: 725 Mateo St, Los Angeles Filming in Illinois TV Series: Chicago PD Location: 220 W. 45th Pl, Chicago TV Series: Empire […] The post Friday, Feb. 7 Filming Locations for Charmed, God Friended Me, & more! appeared first on On Location Vacations.
Tags: Movies, California, Chicago, Illinois, British Columbia, Richmond, Daily Filming Locations, Los Angeles Filming, Filming Locations for Charmed


Leasing startup Landing scores $30M in cash and debt

The company launched last fall and allows people to easily move between properties it operates in nine cities in the United States.
Tags: Technology, Renting, Washington, Boston, Los Angeles, Chicago, Radio, Brooklyn, Dc, Landing, Oakland, Rentals, Venture Funding, Rental, Industry News, Bill Smith


Appreciation: Kirk Douglas was a Hollywood light who never seemed to fear the darkness

Flowers rest on Hollywood icon Kirk Douglas’ star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Douglas passed away at the age of 103-years old, Wednesday February, 5, 2020. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Tour guide Gregg Donovan moves flowers on the Hollywood Walk of Fame star of Hollywood icon Kirk Douglas who passed away at the age of 103-years old Wednesday February, 5, 2020. (Photo by Hans Gutknecht, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG) Sound The gallery will resume in se...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, Movies, News, Jack Nicholson, California, Washington, White House, Israel, Los Angeles, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Jimmy Carter, Amsterdam, Broadway


How One Iconic Scene in ‘Child’s Play’ Rewrote the Movie’s Rules With Chilling Effect

(Welcome to Scariest Scene Ever, a column dedicated to the most pulse-pounding moments in horror. In this edition: a terrifying and memorable scene in Child’s Play marked the transition from atmospheric chiller to full-blown practical effect driven extravaganza.) Of all the horror icons to emerge from the ‘80s, killer doll Chucky and his  Child’s Play  franchise seems to have left slasher titans like Jason Voorhees and Freddy Krueger in the dust. Between last year’s reboot and upcoming Syfy ...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Features, Chicago, Karen, Holland, Chucky, Charles, Maggie, Andy, Freddy Krueger, Jason Voorhees, Mike Norris, Charles Lee Ray, Featured Stories Sidebar, Childs-Play




200 guests, 20 guns and a rap video: Raid at Airbnb leads to 4 arrests

Chicago police handed out a series of charges after arriving at the scene of a rap video shoot in a commercial Airbnb and finding 20 illegal guns.
Tags: Technology, Lifestyle, Chicago, Radio, Agent, Airbnb, Rentals, James Holmes, Chicago Tribune, Chicago Police Department, Newsweek, News Brief, Alexander Raeland, Lamont Clay, Martrell Williams


Artist Shows The ‘Unseen’ Side Of Popular Characters And People Are Saying It Looks Just Wrong

Do you like pop culture, dark humor, the occasional pun, and having your childhood ruined? You’re about to find out⁠—once you see these illustrations by Chicago illustrator Alex Solis, you won’t be able to unsee them. In his series “Unpopular Culture,” Solis digs a little too deep into what’s under popular character designs. Source
Tags: Design, Chicago, Cartoons, Humor, Popular, Characters, Inspirations, Solis, Alex Solis


Chicago to host "As You Wish!" a Princess Bride pop-up theme-bar

A Princess Bride themed pop-up bar is opening in Chicago. Perhaps you can find the man who killed your father... NBC Chicago: Inconceivable! "As You Wish," a "Princess Bride"-themed pop-up bar, will soon open in Chicago's Lincoln Square neighborhood. The Sixth, which is located at 2202 W. Lawrence Ave., is launching the immersive bar on Feb. 11 with decorations replicating scenes from the 1987 film, according to Eater. The bar will also have 16 cocktails named after some of the movie's m...
Tags: Video, News, Entertainment, Bars, Chicago, Nightlife, NBC Chicago, Lincoln Square, Princess Bride, Pop-ups, Lawrence Ave, I want my father back you son of a bitch, Lucy Pistolas Mezcal Arakku Fino Sherry


Directing News: Jodie Foster Will Direct a Movie About Stealing the Mona Lisa; Ron Howard to Direct a Movie About Killing Fidel Castro

Two filmmakers have just lined-up some new projects for themselves. Jodie Foster, who hasn’t directed a movie since 2016’s Money Monster (remember that?), is set to make a film based on the Seymour Reit book The Day They Stole the Mona Lisa. Meanwhile, Ron Howard already has a new project in the works as well. He’s going to helm The Fixer, about a disgraced FBI agent who teams up with the mob and the CIA to kill Fidel Castro. The Day They Stole the Mona Lisa In 1911, Vincenzo Peruggia, an ...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Fbi, Chicago, Netflix, Cia, Fidel Castro, Ron-Howard, True Story, Louvre, Mona Lisa, Jodie-Foster, Foster, Howard, Soros, Bill Wheeler


6 Films to Watch for Black History Month, Recommended by an Expert

As February’s Black History Month observance rolls around, classrooms across the United States will turn their lesson plans to the African-American past — but the classroom isn’t the only place where that learning can happen. In addition to recent high-profile additions to the canon of movies about black history, like Harriet and Marshall, Hollywood history is rich with films that make fitting watching for Black History Month. Below, Jacqueline Stewart — host of Silent Sunday Nights on Turn...
Tags: Amazon, Hollywood, Movies, News, Washington, Uncategorized, Chicago, United States, South Africa, Nelson Mandela, Islam, Newark, Spike Lee, Louisiana, Mecca, Muhammad Ali


The Fixer: Ron Howard to Direct Paramount’s Fidel Castro Assassination Plot Film

The Fixer: Ron Howard to direct Paramount’s Fidel Castro assassination plot film Deadline brings word that Oscar winner Ron Howard (A Beautiful Mind, Frost/Nixon, Apollo 13) will be directing The Fixer for Paramount Pictures. The script, centering around a plot to kill Fidel Castro, is written by Tyler Hisel (Treadstone, The Corporation). RELATED: World’s Fastest Athletes Praise Sonic the Hedgehog in Big Game Spot The Fixer tells the true story of a disgraced FBI agent who, at the height of t...
Tags: Movies, Disney, America, Fbi, Chicago, Bradley Cooper, Cia, Fidel Castro, Amy Adams, Paramount Pictures, Paramount, Ron Howard, Brian Grazer, Howard, Vance, Todd Phillips


Yoko Taro Signs 2B Cosplayer’s Thighs

During this weekend’s NieR concert event held in Chicago, acclaimed video game director Yoko Taro had the chance to meet with his fans for an autograph session and got a surprising request from one particular 2B cosplayer. The cosplayer in question, Yashafluff, requested Taro to sign her thighs along with a few additional items. This […]
Tags: Games, Events, Chicago, Anime, Cosplay, Taro, NieR, Yoko Taro, Yoko Taro Signs, Cosplayer


Tuesday, Jan. 28 Filming Locations for Chicago PD, Last OG, & more!

Here’s a look at various filming locations for Jan. 28, 2020: Filming in California TV Series: SWAT Location: 506 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles (7:00 AM – 10:00 PM) all week Filming in Illinois TV Series: Empire Location: 380 E Chicago Ave, Chicago TV Series: Station Eleven Location: 5755 S Harper Ave, Chicago TV Series: […] The post Tuesday, Jan. 28 Filming Locations for Chicago PD, Last OG, & more! appeared first on On Location Vacations.
Tags: Movies, California, Chicago, Illinois, Daily Filming Locations, Grand Ave Los Angeles, Chicago Ave Chicago, Harper Ave Chicago


Actress Rosie Perez says she was told of Weinstein rape

By TOM HAYS, MICHAEL R. SISAK and JENNIFER PELTZ | Associated Press NEW YORK — “Do the Right Thing” actress Rosie Perez testified Friday that fellow screen star Annabella Sciorra told her in the mid-1990s that Harvey Weinstein had raped her but that she couldn’t go to the police because “he’d destroy me.” Taking the stand at the former Hollywood mogul’s rape trial, Perez said her friend Sciorra had told at some point in 1993, her voice shaking on the phone, that something had happened to her: “I...
Tags: New York, Hollywood, London, Celebrities, News, Sexual Assault, Sport, Chicago, Soccer, Pennsylvania, Bill Cosby, Harvey Weinstein, Associated Press, Rosie Perez, Gloria Allred, Usc



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