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CS Recommends: Thor Comics, Plus Video Games & More!

CS Recommends: Thor Comics, Plus Video Games & More! Stuck inside? Don’t know what to watch/read/play/listen to? ComingSoon.net has got you covered. In this week’s CS Recommends our staff gives you solid tips on the best media to consume during your downtime, including Thor by Jason Aaron: The Complete Collection & more. Check out our picks below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds...
Tags: TV, Movies, Cdc, Horror, New York City, Digital, Tom Hanks, Elton John, TV News, Steve Martin, John, Annie, Thor, Marvel Comics, Columbia, Martin Short

Where to Stream Carl Reiner's Best TV Shows and Movies

Reiner, the creator of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and director of acclaimed comedies with Steve Martin and others, excelled at spotlighting the unique comic gifts of his collaborators.
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Steve Martin, Dick Van Dyke, Carl, Reiner, Carl Reiner, Comedy and Humor

Comedy Legend Carl Reiner Passes Away at Age 98

Comedy legend Carl Reiner passes away at age 98 It is with great sadness that ComingSoon.net (via Deadline) must report the passing of writer, director, actor and comedy legend Carl Reiner of natural causes at age 98. The father of noted actor/director Rob Reiner was most famous for creating The Dick Van Dyke Show, directing The Jerk and his role as Saul Bloom in the Ocean’s movies. Here is his final Tweet made three days ago… PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone...
Tags: Movies, Carl Reiner, Movie News, Obituary

Comedy Legend Carl Reiner, ‘Dick Van Dyke Show’ Creator and ‘Ocean’s 11’ Franchise Star, Has Died at 98

“Every morning, I pick up my newspaper, get the obituary section, and see if I’m listed. If I’m not, I’ll have my breakfast.” This is the morning routine of comedy legend Carl Reiner as detailed in the HBO documentary film If You’re Not in the Obit, Eat Breakfast. Unfortunately, the creator of The Dick Van Dyke Show, director of The Jerk, and co-star of the Ocean’s 11 franchise has passed away at 98. News of Carl Reiner’s death came from his assistant Judy Nagy (via Variety), who confirmed th...
Tags: Death, Hbo, Movies, Ocean, House, Broadway, Beverly Hills, Cbs, Steve Martin, Bob, Cleveland, Pacific, Mel Brooks, Dick Van Dyke, Brooks, Charlie

Carl Reiner, beloved creator of ‘Dick Van Dyke Show,’ dies at 98

By MIKE STEWART NEW YORK (AP) — Carl Reiner, the ingenious and versatile writer, actor and director who broke through as a “second banana” to Sid Caesar and rose to comedy’s front ranks as creator of “The Dick Van Dyke Show” and straight man to Mel Brooks’ “2000 Year Old Man,” has died. He was 98. Reiner’s assistant Judy Nagy said he died Monday night of natural causes his home in Beverly Hills, California. He was one of show business’ best liked men, the tall, bald Reiner was a welcome face on ...
Tags: Comedy, New York, Celebrities, News, Uncategorized, US, Sport, Ap, Things To Do, Soccer, Obituaries, Broadway, Steve Martin, George Clooney, Jfk, Mel Brooks

Legendary comedian Carl Reiner, RIP

Legendary comedian, actor, writer, and director Carl Reiner has died at age 98. Reiner is best known for performing with Sid Caesar and Imogene Coca on the 1950s TV variety program Your Show of Shows and later creating The Dick Van Dyke Show. He also directed George Burns in the classic "Oh God!" (1977), Steve Martin in "The Jerk" (1979) and acted in movies and TV shows like "Ocean's Eleven" (2001), "Parks and Recreation," and "House." From the New York Times: As part of a stellar suppo...
Tags: Video, Comedy, TV, Television, Movies, News, Nbc, Ocean, Steve Martin, Comedians, Npr, Parks, Dick Van Dyke, Brooks, Neil Simon, Caesar

‘American Horror Stories’ and ‘Y: The Last Man’ TV Series Move from FX to FX on Hulu

FX has found a lot of success with its FX on Hulu initiative. The dedicated streaming hub for new and classic series from FX Networks, FX on Hulu has allowed niche shows like Devs and prestige dramas like Mrs. America to find major streaming audiences where they may not have before, and helped Hulu build out its original content brand to compete with Netflix. In Hulu’s annual NewFronts presentation, the streamer revealed two other buzzy titles will be joining the FX on Hulu catalogue, including...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Horror, Sci-fi, Disney, Netflix, Steve Martin, Hulu, Jeff Bridges, Nick Robinson, Ryan Murphy, Martin Short, Martin, Frankie, Dan Fogelman

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---Rihanna's iconic makeup tips---73 questions with Anna Wintour---basically, anything to do with Anna Wintour---video clips from movies like The Devil Wears Prada that show off the scary power of Anna Wintour---Guy Debord's "The Society of the Spectacle", which reminds me of the general derangement of Youtube---the new Vivarium trailer---free associating about the mise en scene of music videos with the help of Google---"Sunday links" by Illuminations---watching Shoshana Zuboff discuss her exce...
Tags: Google, Movies, Rihanna, Steve Martin, Anna Wintour, James Corden, Nina Simone, Samuel L Jackson, Peele, Notable film and media links, Shoshana Zuboff, The Film Doctor, Anna Wintour Guy Debord, Helly Shah, Catherine Grant Pauline Kael

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---Rihanna's iconic makeup tips---73 questions with Anna Wintour---basically, anything to do with Anna Wintour---video clips from movies like The Devil Wears Prada that show off the scary power of Anna Wintour---Guy Debord's "The Society of the Spectacle", which reminds me of the general derangement of Youtube---the new Vivarium trailer---this doomsday bunker video---free associating about the mise en scene of music videos with the help of Google---"Sunday links" by Illuminations---watching Sho...
Tags: Google, Movies, Rihanna, Steve Martin, Anna Wintour, James Corden, Nina Simone, Samuel L Jackson, Peele, Charlie s Angels, Notable film and media links, Shoshana Zuboff, The Film Doctor, Anna Wintour Guy Debord, Helly Shah, Catherine Grant Pauline Kael

‘Saturday Night Live At Home’ Is a Weird and Wonderful Pick-Me-Up, and Tom Hanks Joined In Too

Even though coronavirus forced pretty much all movies and television shows to stop production last month, late night TV made a comeback with at-home versions of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Late Night with Seth Meyers, The Late Late Show with James Corden, Jimmy Kimmel Live, The Daily Show with Trevor Noah, Last Week Tonight with John Oliver, Conan and Full Frontal with Samantha Bee. But for a little while, we were still missing the late night come...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Nbc, Jimmy Fallon, Stephen Colbert, Australia, Tom-Hanks, Elvis Presley, Steve Martin, Snl, Aidy Bryant, Seth Meyers, Fred Armisen, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Trevor Noah

Read Script Pages from the Scrapped ‘Muppets Live Another Day’ Disney+ Series

Even though there has been some decent original programming on Disney+ so far, it’s been missing something that would have made an outstanding addition to the line-up: The Muppets. Back in February of 2019, we learned there was a new Muppets series in development from Frozen star Josh Gad and Once Upon a Time creators Edward Kitsis & Adam Horowitz. The show was called Muppets Live Another Day, and rather than trying to create a new modern Muppets series, the show was set immediately following t...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Disney, Muppets, Broadway, Manhattan, Steve Martin, Martin Short, Kermit, Martin, Josh-Gad, Eddy Kitsis, Disney/Pixar, Edward Kitsis, Rowlf

Chris Evans in Talks to Play Orin Scrivello in Little Shop of Horrors Film

Chris Evans in Talks to Play Orin Scrivello in Little Shop of Horrors Film According to The Hollywood Reporter, Chris Evans (Knives Out, Avengers franchise, Defending Jacob) is in talks to play dentist Orin Scrivello in director Greg Berlanti’s musical feature Little Shop of Horrors from Warner Bros. The project is based on the 1960 film that was adapted into a Broadway musical in the 1980s before the musical was then adapted into the cult 1986 film starring Rick Moranis. RELATED: New The Way...
Tags: Movies, Horror, Oscar, Evans, Steve Martin, Warner Bros, Chris Evans, Golden Globe, Seymour, Jacob, Little Shop of Horrors, Marc Platt, Greg Berlanti, Audrey, Billy Porter, Orin

‘Little Shop of Horrors’ Remake Wants Chris Evans to be a Dentist

Today in wild casting news no one saw coming: Chris Evans is joining the cast of the Little Shop of Horrors remake. But the former Captain America isn’t being courted to play lead loser Seymour. Instead, the film wants Evans to play sadistic dentist Orin Scrivello, a role made famous by Steve Martin in the 1986 Frank Oz-directed Little Shop of Horrors. Scarlett Johansson and Taron Egerton are also being sought after as the leads, while Billy Porter is signed to voice man-eating plant Audrey II....
Tags: Movies, Casting, Evans, Steve Martin, Scarlett Johansson, Warner Bros, Musical, Chris-Evans, Roger Corman, Captain America, Remakes, Martin, Seymour, Little Shop, Little Shop of Horrors, Greg Berlanti

Funny Fortnight feature returns to BBC Radio 2

BBC Radio 2 is bringing back Funny Fortnight for another year featuring two weekends of one-off celebrity panel shows, quizzes and situation comedies. The network will also air two specials with Patrick Kielty interviewing Mel Brooks, and Steve Martin with Martin Short. Funny Fortnight will feature Tom Allen, Charlie Brooker, Daliso Chaponda, Sophie Duker, Rhys James, Russell Kane, Gary Lewis, James May, AJ Odudu, Vicki Pepperdine, Morgana Robinson, Suzi Ruffell, Ahir Shah, Emma Sidi, Stacey ...
Tags: UK, Bbc, Radio, Steve Martin, Station, Mel Brooks, Patrick Kielty, BBC Radio, BBC Radio 2, Robert Gallacher, Sindhu Vee, Martin Short Funny Fortnight

The Morning Watch: 2020 Oscars Video Highlights: The Best Speeches, Musical Performances & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, since the 92nd Academy Awards aired last night, we’re running through some 2020 Oscars video highlights. The show may not have had a host, but it had some major moments in between the little golden men being...
Tags: Elsa, Hollywood, Movies, Cats, Awards, Broadway, Eminem, Steve Martin, Brad Pitt, Quentin Tarantino, Idina Menzel, Renée Zellweger, Academy Awards, Chris Rock, Will Ferrell, Joaquin Phoenix

Steve Martin and Martin Short to Star in True Crime Comedy on Hulu

Steve Martin and Martin Short are currently touring with their two-man comedy show, but the legendary performers and former Three Amigos co-stars have yet another reunion on the horizon. During the Hulu panel at the Television Critics Association winter press tour, the streaming service announced that Martin and Short will star in an untitled true crime comedy series. Get the details below. TVLine has the report, saying that Hulu gave a straight-to-series order to the 20th Century Fox televis...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Casting, Steve Martin, Hulu, Chevy Chase, Ang Lee, Short, Martin Short, Television Critics Association, Martin, Dan Fogelman, Billy Lynn, Three Amigos, John Hoffman Grace Frankie Looking

Steve Martin & Martin Short True Crime Spoof Ordered at Hulu

Steve Martin & Martin Short true crime spoof ordered at Hulu Hulu has given a straight-to-series order for Steve Martin and Martin Short’s untitled true-crime spoof, Variety has confirmed. The series will follow “three strangers who share an obsession with true crime and suddenly find themselves wrapped up in one.” Martin also serves as a co-creator and writer alongside John Hoffman. Martin, Hoffman, This Is Us creator Dan Fogelman, Jess Rosenthal, and Short will executive produce the 20th Ce...
Tags: TV, Movies, TV News, Dreamworks Animation, Wu Tang, Steve Martin, Madagascar, Hulu, Short, Cate Blanchett, Martin Short, Tca, Martin, Nicholas Hoult, Kevin Winter Getty, Rick Morty

‘Little Shop of Horrors’ Remake May Turn Billy Porter into a Man-Eating Plant

Billy Porter is fresh off an historic Emmy win last month, when he became the first openly gay black man to take home the award for Outstanding Lead Actor in a Drama Series for his work on the FX series Pose. Now he’s poised to make a leap to the big screen in Warner Bros. planned Little Shop of Horrors remake. Find out all the details below. Collider has word on Billy Porter being eyed for a delicious role in the Little Shop of Horrors remake. There don’t appear to be any negotiations taking...
Tags: Movies, Casting, California, Adaptation, Steve Martin, Zac Efron, Warner Bros, Musical, Cw, Chris-Evans, Warner Brothers, Remakes, Porter, Seymour, Little Shop of Horrors, Collider

‘The Hustle’ Screenwriter Jac Schaeffer on Her Female Con Artist Comedy and the Upcoming ‘WandaVision’ Series [Interview]

It’s clear Jac Schaeffer is going to be a writer we’re following for a long time, since she wrote a screenplay for Black Widow and is running Marvel’s WandaVision for Disney+. Even now, her current film captures the hearts of ‘80s movie buffs like me. The Hustle is a remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels with Rebel Wilson and Anne Hathaway in the roles originated by Steve Martin and Michael Caine. Penny (Wilson) is a petty con artist catfishing guys. Josephine (Hathaway) is a high class ...
Tags: Movies, Abc, Interviews, Disney, Features, Anne Hathaway, Black Widow, Steve Martin, Michael Caine, Annie, Chris, Penny, Wilson, Lawrence, Freddy, Josephine

The Modern Theme Park Was Born at the 1964 World’s Fair – Here’s How it Happened

(Welcome to The Disney Discourse, a recurring feature where Josh Spiegel discusses the latest in Disney news. He goes deep on everything from the animated classics to the theme parks to live-action franchises.) The concept of what a theme park is, or can be, came firmly into being with the opening of Disneyland on July 17, 1955 in Anaheim, California. But the park that existed on Opening Day was vastly different from what Disneyland and the other Disney theme parks have become over the past si...
Tags: Movies, New York City, Disney, World, Ford, Steve Martin, Theme Parks, Lincoln, Disneyland, Walt Disney World, Unicef, Donald Duck, Walt Disney, Tomorrowland, Baby Boomer, Epcot Center

‘The Hustle’ Trailer: Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson Are Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

The Steve Martin/Michael Caine comedy Dirty Rotten Scoundrels gets an update with The Hustle, starring Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson. Hathaway and Wilson play con artists who team up with go after the men who have wronged them. Hilarity, unconvincing disguises, and questionable accents follow. Watch the latest The Hustle trailer below. The Hustle Trailer  I have absolutely no problem with female-centric remakes of older films. At the same time, wouldn’t it be cool if filmmakers started...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Anne-Hathaway, Steve Martin, Michael Caine, Movie Trailers, Remakes, Rebel Wilson, Hustle, Wilson, Hathaway, Schaeffer, Jac Schaeffer, Steve Martin Michael Caine, The Hustle, Wilson Hathaway

Steve Martin collaborating on ‘ultimate cartoon book’

NEW YORK (AP) — Steve Martin could not be happier about his latest book and about the chance to work with New Yorker artist Harry Bliss. Celadon Books announced Monday that Martin and Bliss were collaborating on the “ultimate cartoon book,” currently untitled. It’s scheduled for next year. Martin, whose previous books include the novel […]
Tags: Business, New York, News, Entertainment, Ap, Bliss, Steve Martin, Martin, Harry Bliss Celadon Books

Disney+ Movies: A List of Everything Announced (and Rumored) For Disney’s Streaming Service

Disney+ is arriving this year and it already looks like a major competitor in the streaming market. In addition to a line-up of promising new television shows, the service will premiere a number of original Disney movies – some of which sound like they could have been full-fledged theatrical releases just a few years ago. Adaptations of popular YA novels, live-action remakes of animated classics, reboots of beloved franchises…here are all of the Disney+ movies we know about so far. Remakes ...
Tags: Movies, Reese Witherspoon, Disney, Star, Features, Anna Kendrick, Arizona, Santa Claus, Steve Martin, Togo, Whoopi Goldberg, Billy Eichner, NICK, Leonard Nimoy, Streaming Service, Grimm

Steve Martin and Martin Short Could Not Stop Thoroughly Roasting Jimmy Fallon

Leave it to legendary comics Steve Martin and Martin Short to put Jimmy Fallon in his place. On Thursday night, the two comedians stopped by Fallon’s Tonight Show and took their place on the couch — but instead of subjecting to being interviewed, as most of Fallon’s guests often do, they took it upon themselves…
Tags: Celebrities, News, Jimmy Fallon, Uncategorized, Late Night Television, Steve Martin, Martin Short, Fallon

‘The Hustle’ Trailer: Anne Hathaway and Rebel Wilson Are a Couple Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

This weekend brings Isn’t It Romantic? to theaters, officially turning Rebel Wilson into a leading lady. But for her next film coming this spring, she’ll be sharing the spotlight with Anne Hathaway in a remake of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels called The Hustle. The first trailer has just arrived, and it almost feels like a throwback to the comedies of the 1980s. There’s a little bit of intrigue, a little bit of slapstick, and whatever the hell Anne Hathaway is doing with her accent. Watch The Hustle ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Ocean, Anne-Hathaway, Steve Martin, Michael Caine, Movie Trailers, MGM, Remakes, Rebel Wilson, Wilson, Martin, Caine, Chris Addison, Chris Addison Veep, Alex Sharp

December 18 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases

December 18 Blu-ray, Digital and DVD Releases Welcome to ComingSoon.net’s December 18 Blu-ray, Digital HD and DVD column! As you can see, we’ve added a video player at the top highlighting this week’s releases, and you can find more detailed write-ups of different titles below! Click each highlighted title to purchase through Amazon! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Stephen Colbert, Horror, White House, Peter Cushing, Digital, Billie, Anna Kendrick, TV News, Steve Martin, Paul Feig, Lake Tahoe, Dvd, Jeff Bridges, Nicolas Cage

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