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‘High Fidelity’ Season 2 Would Have Focused on Da’Vine Joy Randolph’s Cherise

Once Rob (Zoe Kravitz) finished counting down her Top 5 Heartbreaks in Hulu’s High Fidelity series, what else would there be to explore? Future seasons planned to take the focus away from Kravitz’s lead character and turn it to other scene-stealing supporting characters, according to a new report that gave details on what a High Fidelity season 2 would’ve looked like had it not been unceremoniously canceled by Hulu after one (critically praised) season. The second season was set to give the ...
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Zoë Kravitz Calls Out Hulu for Lack of Diverse Shows After ‘High Fidelity’ Cancellation

One day after Hulu canceled her series “High Fidelity” after one season, star Zoë Kravitz called out the streaming service for not having shows with much diversity. Kravitz took to her Instagram on Thursday to post some behind-the-scenes photos with her “High Fidelity” cast members after news broke that the show was canceled. “I wanna […]
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‘High Fidelity’ Canceled at Hulu After One Season

Add this to your list of top 5 heartbreaks. The High Fidelity remake, which starred Zoe Kravitz in the role originated by John Cusack in the 2000 adaptation of Nick Hornby’s novel, has been canceled by Hulu after one critically acclaimed season. The Hollywood Reporter has the news that Hulu has opted to cancel High Fidelity after just one 10-episode season. The cast, which includes Kravitz, Jake Lacy, and Da’Vine Joy Randolph, was notified of the decision Wednesday. Based on the Nick Hornby ...
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‘High Fidelity’ Canceled at Hulu After One Season

“High Fidelity” starring Zoe Kravitz has been canceled by Hulu after one season, Variety has confirmed. The series was a gender-bending, modern reimagining of the 2000 film starring John Cusack, with Kravitz playing his role. She starred as Rob, a pop culture-obsessed owner of a record store. Jake Lacy, Da’Vine Joy Randolph and David H. Holmes […]
Tags: News, Rob, Hulu, John Cusack, Zoe Kravitz, Kravitz, High Fidelity, Jake Lacy Da Vine Joy Randolph, David H Holmes

Zoë Kravitz-Led High Fidelity Series Cancelled by Hulu

Zoë Kravitz-led High Fidelity series cancelled by Hulu Despite receiving rave reviews from critics upon its debut on the streaming service this past Valentine’s Day, Hulu has elected to not pick up the Zoë Kravitz-starring series adaptation of Nick Hornby’s High Fidelity for a second season, according to The Hollywood Reporter. RELATED: Comedy Series Ramy Renewed for a Third Season at Hulu PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB....
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‘Siri, I’m Being Pulled Over’: Phone Shortcut Helps People Record Police

SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A shortcut app called “Police” for iPhones is gaining traction following recent events showing excessive force by police officers. The shortcut enables your phone to secretly record officers. You give the command, “I’m being pulled over” and the program pauses any music you were playing, goes into ‘do not disturb’ mode, dims the phone’s brightness, and starts recording on the phone’s front-facing camera. Further, once you stop the recording it will send the video to a design...
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Tom Hardy & Charlize Theron Speak Out on Mad Max: Fury Road Set Problems

Tom Hardy & Charlize Theron speak out on Mad Max: Fury Road set problems It has already been common knowledge to fans and everyone in Hollywood that production on George Miller’s critically-acclaimed Mad Max: Fury Road was probably one of the most elaborate and difficult sets ever as conflicts between the stars and Miller were evident throughout the filming. Now, five years after its theatrical release, Oscar winner Charlize Theron and Oscar nominee Tom Hardy have finally opened up about the...
Tags: Hollywood, Movies, Oscar, Mel Gibson, Tom Hardy, Mad Max, Miller, George Miller, Tom, George, Max Rockatansky, Nicholas Hoult, Hardy, Rosie Huntington Whiteley, Charlize Theron, Zoe Kravitz

Zoë Kravitz is Continuing Her Catwoman Training During Quarantine

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Zoë Kravitz is Continuing Her Catwoman Training During Quarantine Last month, the coronavirus pandemic forced Warner Bros. to halt production on The Batman, a decision that led the studio to delay the movie’s release from June to October 2021. The reboot’s cast and crew have all presumably spent the last several weeks adhering to self-quarantine guidelines. Regardless, one cast member isn’t letting COVID-19 undo all the hard work she did to prepare for the film. While sp...
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Delicious Vinyl

We examine when culture from our past — like the 20-year-old comedy “High Fidelity” — gets reborn … as “High Fidelity.”
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Lodi Church Fights Statewide Coronavirus Stay-At-Home Order To Remain Open

LODI (CBS13) — A Lodi church now has a public nuisance notice posted on its front doors for failing to comply with the state’s public health stay-at-home order. Pastor Jon Duncan of Cross Culture Christian Center has continued to hold his church services inside the South Ham Lane house of worship with parishioners gathering together for his sermon. “I want to let people know that we as a church, we love people, we understand that the virus is a serious issue,” Pastor Duncan said. “We do believe ...
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7 Disney Plus TV shows that have already been scrapped or faced major challenges

Both Bloomberg and The Hollywood Reporter published stories on Tuesday about the issues facing Disney Plus, highlighting shows that have already been scrapped or are in trouble. A "Lizzie McGuire" revival is on hold amid creative differences and star Hillary Duff has publicly expressed that she wants the show to move to the Disney-controlled Hulu. Other shows, like a "Love, Simon" spin-off, have already moved from Disney Plus to Hulu due to mature themes. Visit Business Insider's homepage for ...
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Global Lighting’s Z1 Black Paper Pendant

Isn’t there a saying that if Lenny Kravitz likes it, it has to be cool? If there isn’t, there should be. And it’s no stretch to say that the Z1 Black Paper Pendant, chosen for the Kravitz-designed model unit at 75 Kenmare in Nolita, passes this test with flying colors. Z1, manufactured by Ay Iluminate and distributed by Global Lighting, stands out via its use of handcrafted black bamboo, sheathed in paper with a perforated pattern that creates a modulated effect of pleasant ambient ligh...
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Is FX on Hulu Disney’s Secret Weapon to Capture Grown-Ups in the Streaming Wars?

If you signed up for Disney+ to watch The Mandalorian and have, since then, streamed every Disney, Marvel and Star Wars movie worth a second look, you may be asking yourself: What has this platform done for me lately? While tweens can point to Gina Rodriguez’s charming Diary of a Future President and Star Wars die-hards might be enjoying new episodes of the animated Clone Wars (both 2020 debuts), the next major Disney+ series with obvious all-ages appeal—Marvel’s The Falcon and the Winter S...
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The 5 Best New TV Shows Our Critic Watched in February 2020

So, it’s come to this. Between broadcast networks, basic cable, premium channels and an ever-expanding list of subscription streaming options, there is now such an enormous amount of television being generated that annual roundups can only scratch the surface. With that in mind, and because it’s my job to watch as much TV as humanly possible, I’m kicking off a new column aimed at keeping you apprised of the very best new shows I encounter each month. In this first installment, for February ...
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Madonna's "Justify My Love" with only Lenny Kravitz's backing vocals is excellent mutant pop

"Justify My Love" is a 1990 trip-hop tune by Lenny Kravitz and Ingrid Chavez with spoken vocals by Madonna and soulful humming and moaning by Kravitz. Someone mixed a version of the track sans Madonna and with Kravitz's vocals brought to the forefront and the result is a compelling piece of "outsider pop," as described by bil-sabab on r/ObscureMedia. image: transformation of chrisweger's original photo (CC BY-SA 2.0)
Tags: Video, Music, News, Madonna, Lenny Kravitz, Kravitz, CC BY SA, Remixes, Trip-hop, Weird Pop, Ingrid Chavez

10 Times Zoe Kravitz and Lisa Bonet Took Twinning to a Whole New Level

In Hulu’s streaming series reboot of High Fidelity, actor and musician Zoe Kravitz stars as record store owner and music nerd Rob, in a gender-flipped revision of John Cusack’s role from the original 2000 film. Kravitz’s casting holds a special significance since her mother, the actor Lisa Bonet, co-starred in the original film as Cusack’s intriguing and Peter Frampton-crooning love interest, musician Marie De Salle. While Kravitz and Bonet are playing vastly different roles, there’s no den...
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Review: Hulu’s ‘High Fidelity’ Is a Cool Cover, but It Misses Some Notes

Zoë Kravitz is great in this gender-flipped version of the book and film, but the show itself offers only superficial pleasures.
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Mandatory Streamers: Zoë Kravitz Stars in Hulu’s High Fidelity Adaptation

Mandatory Streamers: Zoë Kravitz stars in Hulu’s High Fidelity adaptation Welcome to Mandatory Streamers, our column covering the best new streaming content coming your way every week! For the week of February 10, Zoë Kravitz stars in Hulu’s small screen adaptation of Nick Hornby’s novel High Fidelity as Rob, a female record store owner in the rapidly gentrified neighborhood of Crown Heights, Brooklyn who revisits past relationships through music and pop culture, while trying to get over her ...
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Zoë Kravitz’s Hulu High Fidelity Series Is So Much More Than a Gender-Flipped Reboot

For all its arcane music-geek delights, High Fidelity isn’t exactly a showcase for complex female characters. Released in 2000, director Stephen Frears’ adaptation of the Nick Hornby novel about a self-absorbed record-store owner (John Cusack’s Rob) who keeps sabotaging his relationships features a roll call of cool Gen X women: Catherine Zeta-Jones, Lili Taylor, Sara Gilbert, Cusack’s sister Joan, Danish actor Iben Hjejle as Rob’s latest girlfriend. They are love interests, exes, helpful f...
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‘High Fidelity’ TV Series Trailer: Zoë Kravitz Digs Back into Her Top 5 Heartbreaks

In a new approach to Nick Hornby’s 1995 novel of the same name, Hulu’s High Fidelity TV series puts Zoë Kravitz (Mad Max: Fury Road) in the lead role of Rob Brooks as she takes a look back at the five biggest heartbreaks in her life, all so she can figure out why she keeps having her heart broken. John Cusack starred in the film adaptation from back in 2000, and the latest High Fidelity TV series trailer shows the spirit of the film and the lead character have both been kept intact. High Fid...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Romance, Drama, Adaptation, Nick Hornby, Hulu, Jack Black, Remakes, John Cusack, Rob Brooks, Zoe Kravitz, Kravitz, Todd Louiso, Cusack

Zoe Kravitz Teases ‘The Batman’ and Which Iconic Catwoman Performer Inspires Her

Zoe Kravitz is looking forward to bringing some “feminine power” to her role as Selina Kyle — aka Catwoman — in director Matt Reeves’ forthcoming film “The Batman.” “I think Catwoman, Selina Kyle represents really strong femininity, and I’m excited to dive into that,” Kravitz said Friday at the Television Critics Association’s winter press tour. […]
Tags: News, Catwoman, Television Critics Association, Zoe Kravitz, Kravitz, Matt Reeves, The Batman, Selina Kyle

High Fidelity Trailer: Sometimes You Gotta Face the Music

High Fidelity trailer: Sometimes you gotta face the music Hulu has released the official trailer for their upcoming romantic-comedy series adaptation of High Fidelity, featuring Zoë Kravitz’s Rob as she tracks down her five most memorable heartbreaks. The series will be available for streaming on February 14. Check out the video in the player below! RELATED: New to Hulu February 2020: All the Movies & Shows Coming and Going The High Fidelity series is a 10-episode series that will tell the st...
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‘The Batman’ Star Zoe Kravitz Talks the Feminine Power of Catwoman, Calls the Movie “Grounded and Deep” [TCA 2020]

Zoe Kravitz was on a Television Critics Association panel today for the Hulu series High Fidelity . She stars as Rob in the gender-flipped adaptation of Nick Hornby’s book, which was adapted as a movie starring John Cusack. Kravitz also plays Selina Kyle in Matt Reeves’ The Batman , so after the panel she spoke with reporters further about her upcoming movie. Per usual with big superhero films, Kravitz couldn’t say much but did address the difference between Kyle’s Catwoman persona and B...
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Zoë Kravitz Opens Up About Matt Reeves’ The Batman

Zoë Kravitz opens up about Matt Reeves’ The Batman During a recent appearance at High Fidelity‘s TCA press tour, Zoë Kravitz (Big Little Lies) has opened up about Matt Reeves’ highly-anticipated DC film The Batman, revealing her excitement to be able to showcase a new version of Selina Kyle/Catwoman, who she thinks is a strong representation of feminine power. “I think Catwoman, Selina Kyle represents really strong femininity, and I’m excited to dive into that,” Kravitz said (via Variety). “I...
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New to Hulu February 2020: All the Movies & Shows Coming and Going

New to Hulu February 2020: All the movies & shows coming and going The list for the new Hulu February 2020 movies and TV titles has been released, which you can now view below along with the titles that are set to leave from the streaming service next month. This includes the arrival of the newest episode to Into the Dark series which is scheduled to return on February 7 with episode 2.05 titled “My Valentine.” Next month will also see the series debut of Hulu’s original High Fidelity starrin...
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Musings from the ‘public nuisance’

Now that the Christmas shopping season is officially over, my mailbox is no longer as full as my gut; no more pamphlets on the price of rump roast at Stater Bros, coupons from Domino’s or pleas for donations to the Salvation Army. Hell, even Bed, Bath and Beyond is giving it a rest. Which is why I noticed a letter from the Palm Springs Police Department immediately. In the first paragraph, the city declared me to be a “public nuisance.” Yep. I’m accused of damaging the ambiance of my neighborhoo...
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Matt Reeves Confirms Colin Farrell as The Penguin in ‘The Batman’ [Updated]

Update 1/6/2020: Thus far, Farrell was one of the only major actors who had not been officially confirmed by Matt Reeves to be a part of The Batman‘s cast. But that finally changed late this afternoon with the following tweet: Wait — is that you, #Oz ? ? — Matt Reeves (@mattreevesLA) January 6, 2020 Our initial article from November 5, 2019 continues below. Thought we were done with The Batman casting news? Think again! On the heels of a report that Andy Serkis is...
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‘High Fidelity’ Teaser: Zoe Kravitz Counts Down Her Most Memorable Heartbreaks

It’s all about 808s and heartbreak for Zoe Kravitz, who stars in the Hulu’s High Fidelity series, based on the Nick Hornby novel of the same name. But this a new High Fidelity for a modern age, taking only loose inspiration from the 1995 Hornby novel, which is likely best known by the John Cusack 2000 classic feature film. Watch the High Fidelity teaser below. High Fidelity Teaser In a gender-bent departure from Hornby’s 1995 novel and the 2000 Stephen Frears film starring John Cusack, ...
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Zoe Kravitz Explores Heartbreak in Hulu’s High Fidelity Teaser

Zoe Kravitz explores heartbreak in Hulu’s High Fidelity teaser The 2000 romantic dramedy High Fidelity is one of the most celebrated of the genre, and now Hulu’s series adaptation is hitting the streaming service on Valentine’s Day. The first High Fidelity teaser for the Zoe Kravitz-led series has arrived, exploring the highs and lows of the New York dating and music scenes. Check out the trailer below! RELATED: Jake Lacy Joins Hulu Series Adaptation of High Fidelity #HighFidelity premier...
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Armie Hammer Had An Epic Response To Zoë Kravitz’s Peachy Impeachment Post For Trump

Kravitz's post put Hammer in mind of a certain saucy moment in "Call Me By Your Name."
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