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FOX’s CGI Singing Contest Alter Ego Forges Boldly Into A Ridiculous Future

Who needs live music, anyway? ABBA’s going on tour in . Travis Scott brought Astroworld into Fortnite. Artists keep offering “virtual experiences,” livestreams, and festivals over screens — maybe in-person performance is passé in pandemic times.
Tags: Music, Fox, Grimes, Abba, Travis Scott, Alanis Morissette, Nick Lachey, TV Review,, Rocsi Diaz, Alter Ego, Astroworld, Fortnite Artists

‘Jagged’ Review: A Documentary Looks Back at When — and Why — Alanis Morissette Ruled

It tells the story of Alanis Morissette’s rise, and of how she took over (and changed) the pop music landscape, in 1995, with the release of “Jagged Little Pill.” The album went on to sell 33 million copies; it remains the second biggest-selling album of the ’90s, and the 12th biggest album of all time. […]
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Alanis Morissette distances herself from Jagged film

The singer has described Jagged, which addresses her being raped as a teenager, as "salacious".
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Alanis Morissette distances herself from 'salacious' new film

The singer has described Jagged, which addresses her being raped as a teenager, as "salacious".
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'This was not the story I agreed to tell': Alanis Morissette blasts new documentary 'Jagged'

Alanis Morissette did not attend the Toronto Film Festival premiere of 'Jagged,' in which she alleges being a victim of sexual assault as a teenager.       [Author: USA TODAY]
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All the best movies we saw at Toronto Film Festival, ranked (including Alanis Morissette doc 'Jagged')

The Toronto Film Festival is here and we're (virtually!) attending. Here's everything we've seen, ranked, including "Dune" and "Jagged."        [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Toronto Film Festival, Usa Today, Alanis Morissette

Alanis Morissette Not Happy With New Documentary: “This Was Not The Story I Agreed To Tell”

Alanis Morissette is not happy with Jagged, a new documentary about her career that’s premiering at the Toronto International Film Festival today ahead of a debut on HBO later this year. In a statement to Pitchfork, the Canadian musician expressed her disapproval:
Tags: Music, Hbo, News, Alanis Morissette, Alison Klayman

'This was not the story I agreed to tell': Why Alanis Morissette refuses to attend premiere of new doc 'Jagged'

Alanis Morissette will not attend the Toronto Film Festival premiere of 'Jagged,' in which she alleges being a victim of sexual assault as a teenager.        [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, Religion, Usa Today, Alanis Morissette, Morissette

Alanis Morissette criticises ‘salacious agenda’ of HBO film about her life

The singer has spoken about about Jagged, premiering at the Toronto film festival, for its ‘reductive take’ on her lifeAlanis Morissette has spoken out against a new HBO documentary about her life and its “salacious agenda” as it premieres at the Toronto film festival.The 47-year-old singer had agreed to be interviewed for the film Jagged but has released a statement to express disappointment in how her story has been told. She said it was “during a very vulnerable time” during her third postpar...
Tags: Music, Hbo, Television, Documentary, Toronto, US news, Culture, Television & radio, US television, Alanis Morissette, Morissette

Alanis Morissette Blasts ‘Salacious,’ ‘Reductive’ Documentary, ‘Jagged’

Alanis Morissette is distancing herself from “Jagged,” Alison Klayman’s forthcoming documentary of her, claiming it includes information that is “simply not true” and accusing the filmmakers, had a “salacious agenda.” “I agreed to participate in a piece about the celebration of ‘Jagged Little Pill’’s 25th anniversary, and was interviewed during a very vulnerable time (while […]
Tags: News, Alanis Morissette, Alison Klayman

Alanis Morissette bashes HBO documentary 'Jagged'

Alanis Morissette will not support HBO's upcoming documentary about her music career, saying the filmmaker betrayed her trust.
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Alanis Morissette says she was victim of multiple statutory rapes as a teenager

Canadian music star says in new documentary: ‘I would always say I was consenting, and then I’d be reminded … you’re not consenting at 15’Speaking in a new documentary, Alanis Morissette has said she was the victim of multiple statutory rapes as a teenager.The documentary, Jagged, is screening at the Toronto film festival this week. The Washington Post has reported that Morissette describes the attacks during the film. “It took me years in therapy to even admit there had been any kind of victimi...
Tags: Music, Washington Post, Americas, Toronto, Culture, Canada, Pop and rock, Sexual Harassment, Alanis Morissette, Morissette, Rape and sexual assault

The Great North Season 2: Release Date, Cast, And More

(Welcome to ...And More, our no-frills, zero B.S. guide to when and where you can watch upcoming movies and shows, and everything else you could possibly stand to know.)If you're looking for the best in adult animation, Fox continues to look like the place to be. "The Simpsons" just keeps trucking along, having recently completed its 32nd season with another two more on the way. "Duncanville," an animated sitcom created by Mike Scully, Julie Thacker Scully, and Amy Poehler, debuted in 2020 and w...
Tags: Television, Movies, Fox, Alaska, Amy Poehler, Nick Offerman, Bob, Ham, Hulu, Jenny Slate, Judy, Wolf, Alanis Morissette, Will Forte, Paul Rust, Alyson

Alanis Morissette Takes ‘We Are Moving the Needle’ Message on the Road, Joins Nonprofit’s ‘Soundboard’

Alanis Morissette is returning to the road today with a powerful message as the newest Soundboard member of the nonprofit group We Are Moving the Needle, an organization that aims to close the vast gender gap in the technical fields of the recording industry. Just before taking the stage, Morissette will feature the organization in […]
Tags: News, Alanis Morissette, Morissette, We Are Moving the Needle

DreamWorks’ Madagascar: A Little Wild Season 4 Exclusive Clip

Ahead of the show’s Season 4 launch, ComingSoon is debuting an exclusive clip from DreamWorks Animation’s Madagascar: A Little Wild. The new season will bring six-all new episodes to Hulu and Peacock on August 6. RELATED: Adventures Await the Zoo Crew Pals in Madagascar: A Little Wild Season 4 Trailer In Madagascar: A Little Wild Season 4, fearless pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are back with even bigger adventures in their concrete jungle of New York City. Melman loses his first tooth, Gl...
Tags: Family, Video, TV, Movies, New York City, TV News, Dreamworks, Streaming, Dreamworks Animation, Madagascar, Kate, Exclusive, Hulu, Central Park, Alanis Morissette, Gloria

Teaser Trailer for Bill Simmons' 'Music Box' Doc Film Series on HBO

"One Sonic Series, Six Singular Films!" Time to open up the Music Box. HBO has unveiled a teaser trailer for a new collection of six documentary films debuting this fall on HBO called Music Box. Developed and produced by Bill Simmons, co-creator of the very popular 30 for 30 doc series on ESPN, this new Music Box series takes us back through music history with six distinct doc films. The first one already debuted this past weekend - Woodstock 99: Peace, Love, and Rage about the 90s music fes...
Tags: Hbo, Movies, Trailer, Documentaries, Espn, Kenny G, Bill Simmons, Woodstock, Robert Stigwood, Alanis Morissette, DMX, To Watch

Adventures Await the Zoo Crew Pals in Madagascar: A Little Wild Season 4 Trailer

DreamWorks Animation has released the Madagascar: A Little Wild Season 4 trailer, teasing six all-new episodes coming to Hulu and Peacock on August 6. RELATED: Peacock Inks Multi-Year, Accelerated Pay-One Deal with Universal Filmed Entertainment Group In Madagascar: A Little Wild Season 4, fearless pals Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria are back with even bigger adventures in their concrete jungle of New York City. This season features special guest star Grammy Award Winner Alanis Morissette as ...
Tags: Family, Video, Comedy, TV, Movies, New York City, TV News, Streaming, Dreamworks Animation, Madagascar, Kate, Hulu, Central Park, Alanis Morissette, Gloria, Eric Peterson

TIFF 2021 Gala Line-Up Includes ‘Last Night in Soho,’ ‘Dear Evan Hansen,’ and…’Clifford the Big Red Dog’

The Toronto International Film Festival just announced the Gala & Special Presentation programs, including Opening & Closing Night films, for 2021. The list includes the world premiere of the musical Dear Evan Hansen; a movie where Benedict Cumberbatch loves cats; Jessica Chastain undergoing a massive transformation for The Eyes of Tammy Faye; and, uh…Clifford the Big Red Dog. The lineup comes on the heels of the news that Canada will begin allowing vaccinated Americans to cross the border star...
Tags: Japan, Jessica Chastain, Usa, London, Movies, Benedict Cumberbatch, News, Julianne Moore, Jamie Dornan, France, Germany, Toronto, Rome, Canada, Jake Gyllenhaal, United Kingdom

15 free Comic-Con @Home panels to watch during the virtual comic convention July 23-25

With the in-person version of San Diego Comic-Con on pause for the pandemic, the annual celebration of popular culture arrives online again for a second Comic-Con @Home, which runs from Friday to Sunday, July 23-25, with a few early offerings on Wednesday and Thursday, July 21-22. We’ve scoured the program looking for old friends — Hello, Her Universe fashion show at 6 p.m. Friday. It’s also fun to make new discoveries, such as the promising Greatest Geek Year Ever: 1981 Week — Why’d It Have to ...
Tags: Apple, Books, Hbo, John Lewis, Movies, Melissa Mcbride, White House, Amc, Time, Ray Bradbury, Sport, Gotham, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, San Diego

Toronto International Film Festival 2021 Line-up Will Include ‘Dune’ and ‘Last Night in Soho’

TIFF, the Toronto International Film Festival, is back this September. Last year, the festival offered a hybrid platform of both limited in-person screenings and digital offerings. A hybrid approach will still be in place this year, but from the looks of things, this year’s TIFF is trying to go back to a format similar to the pre-pandemic era. Of course, this raises a big question: who gets to go to TIFF in person this year? At this very moment, the Canadian border remains closed to the U.S., a...
Tags: Usa, Movies, Wales, US, Toronto, Netflix, Canada, United Kingdom, Belfast, Kenneth Branagh, Edgar Wright, Cameron Bailey, Tiff, Starling, Bell, Ontario

Staples Makes Another Plea to Buy Office Depot

It could be a lyric from an Alanis Morissette song, depending how you define ironic these days. If office supply retailer Staples succeeds in its latest $1-billion bid to buy rival Office Depot's consumer business, it may well be a merger that came a few years too late. "The space has been crushed by Walmart...
Tags: Amazon, Advertising, Staples, Mergers & Acquisitions, Alanis Morissette, Office Depot, Retailing, Buy Office Depot

Alanis Morissette Unveils New Dates for ‘Jagged Little Pill’ 25th Anniversary Tour

Seven-time Grammy winning singer/songwriter Alanis Morissette has unveiled new tour dates for her 2021-2022 world tour to celebrate 25 years of her groundbreaking “Jagged Little Pill” album. The 35-date U.S. tour, rescheduled from 2020, will kick off August 12, 2021 in Austin, TX and concludes with a two night special at The Hollywood Bowl on October […]
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Liz Phair Is Ready to Flourish and Run With a New Album, ‘Soberish’

“The garbage people are going to come by the house,” Liz Phair says suddenly over a Zoom call. While it might seem like she’s declaring an impending hard out, with Shirley Manson and Butch Vig perhaps set to swing through, she’s referencing actual Manhattan Beach trash collectors. But the group Garbage could just as well […]
Tags: News, Liz Phair, Shirley Manson, Alanis Morissette, Manhattan Beach, Brad Wood, Butch Vig

This pop singer is celebrating the power of imagination with a new song and children’s book

Gigi Rowe wants to bring your kids into her world, and it’s a colorful one filled with rainbows, lollipops, magical unicorns and there’s a soundtrack, too. Rowe, a former Los Angeles resident and now Miami-based pop singer is releasing a new single on April 30 called “Wishes,” which will be followed by a children’s book titled “Gigi Rowe Wishes,” out on May 2. “It really celebrates the power of the imagination,” Rowe said of her new book. “It’s about believing in the power of our ideas and to be...
Tags: Books, Hollywood, California, Los Angeles, Sport, Rome, Things To Do, Soccer, New Jersey, Paris, Miami, Luke Bryan, Travis Scott, Alanis Morissette, Irvine, San Fernando Valley

‘The Great North’ Trailer: ‘Bob’s Burgers’ Creator Heads to Alaska with Nick Offerman

If you’re a fan of Bob’s Burgers, then you’ll probably be interested in the first look at creator Loren Bouchard‘s new animated The Great North. Coming to FOX early next year, the new family comedy follows Nick Offerman as a single father living in Alaska as he tries to keep his oddball kids close to him. The first teaser trailer has arrived to give us a sneak peek at the series, and it looks like it could be a new hit for FOX. The Great North Teaser Trailer Joining Nick Offerman, who vo...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Fox, Animation, Alaska, Nick Offerman, Bob, Jenny Slate, Judy, Alanis-Morissette, Paul Rust, Megan Mullally, Aparna Nancherla, Tobin, Loren, TV Trailer

The Great North Teaser Previews Nick Offerman & Will Forte-Led Animated Series

The Great North Teaser Previews Nick Offerman & Will Forte-Led Animated Series FOX has released the first teaser for their newest animated sitcom titled The Great North which will feature the voices of Will Forte and Nick Offerman. The half-hour comedy hails from Bob’s Burgers creator Loren Bouchard. Set to debut sometime in February 2021, you can check out the video in the player below! RELATED: No Activity: CBS All Access Renews Comedy for an Animated Season 4 ...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, Fox, TV News, Cbs, Nick Offerman, Bob, Alanis Morissette, Will Forte, Wendy, Aparna Nancherla, Alyson, Tobin, Loren Bouchard, Nick Offerman Parks

Is ‘The Real Housewives of Orange County’ dealing with alcoholism storyline responsibly?

Is “The Real Housewives of Orange County” still fun for you? Superficially, sure. On some level, let those of us pure enough not to laugh at privileged people acting like spoiled toddlers throw the first skinny margarita in someone’s face. Shannon Storms Beador decides to ruin her housewarming party over some small slight and we laugh. Kelly Dodd says this week’s jaw-droppingly naughty thing and we roll our eyes. Braunwyn Windham-Burke hurls a drink to the floor as she storms off, and here we go...
Tags: California, Disney, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Michael Jackson, Orange County, Alanis Morissette, Elizabeth, Don, Kelly, Sean, Orange County Register, Shannon, Jimmy, Gina

Alanis Morissette Musical Leads Tony Nominations

The Tony Awards just announced their 2020 nominations, and I'm here to remind you that the Alanis Morisette jukebox musical leads the field with 15 nods. As Playbill points out, Jagged Little Pill -- named for Morissette's wildly popular and influential 1995 debut album -- received a nomination in every eligible … More »
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Isn't it Ironic, don't you think?

When Alanis Morissette had her big hit record “Ironic,” there was some discussion over whether her use of the word was correct in the context of the song.    Here is the actual definition... [Author: By Ken Levine]
Tags: Humor, Alanis Morissette, Ken Levine, By Ken Levine