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No To Vegas As A Hub City

from Ed Graney of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, In a time of chaos and confusion, the NHL has apparently made the logical choice. Las Vegas reportedly won’t be a hub city when the league returns to play and, given its recent surge of COVID-19 cases, had no business being considered at this point. Congratulations, then, We The North.... There is no right or wrong decision in the midst of a global pandemic. There is only intuition based on science and common sense. Southern ...
Tags: Sport, Las Vegas, NHL, Alberta, MGM, Ontario, Connor McDavid, Southern Nevada, Las Vegas Review Journal, Hub City, Ed Graney

Never Have I Ever Renewed for a Second Season at Netflix

Never Have I Ever renewed for a second season at Netflix Netflix has officially renewed creators Mindy Kaling and Lang Fisher’s coming-of-age series Never Have I Ever for a second season. This renewal comes after over two months since the comedy series had made its debut. In addition, the streamer has also released a new video which you can check out below, featuring lead star Maitreyi Ramakrishnan as she tells the cast about the good news. Never Have I Ever has been renewed for Season 2! B...
Tags: TV, Movies, Office, Netflix, TV News, Steve Carell, Anna, Mindy Project, Kaling, MGM, Mindy Kaling, John Krasinski, Fisher, Devi, Chris Messina, ComingSoon

Bill & Ted Face the Music Pushed Back Two Weeks

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Bill & Ted Face the Music pushed back two weeks With a recent spike of outbreaks across the country, multiple films are pushing their release dates once again and after Warner Bros’ decision to push Tenet, Orion Pictures is following suit and delaying Bill & Ted Face the Music by two weeks, according to Variety. RELATED: Bill & Ted Face the Music Coming to [email protected] PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB...
Tags: Christopher Nolan, Movies, Ted, Orion, Steven Soderbergh, Bill, Warner Bros, Keanu Reeves, MGM, Dick, Reeves, Jane, Chris Matheson, Bill Ted, Alex Winter, Movie News

‘Respect’ Trailer: Jennifer Hudson Has What You Want as Aretha Franklin

What you want in an Oscar contender, baby, Jennifer Hudson‘s got it. The Dreamgirls Oscar winner is gunning for her second trophy with Respect, an upcoming biopic about Aretha Franklin in which Hudson will play the Queen of Soul and sing her legendary songs. Watch the Respect trailer below. Respect Trailer “You do talk don’t ya, not just sing?” Marc Maron’s producer says to Hudson’s Aretha Franklin, in what could be a cheeky nod to the marketing for Respect, which has relied heavily on ...
Tags: Movies, Drama, Aretha Franklin, Respect, Movie Trailers, Musical, MGM, True Story, Hudson, Jennifer-Hudson, Franklin, Cynthia Erivo, Marc Maron, Tracey Scott Wilson, Mary J Blige Liesl Tommy, Walking Dead Jessica Jones Queen Sugar

Jennifer Hudson Is Aretha Franklin in Respect Teaser Trailer

Jennifer Hudson Is Aretha Franklin in Respect Teaser Trailer MGM has released the official Respect teaser trailer for the upcoming Aretha Franklin biopic starring Jennifer Hudson. Set to release domestically via United Artists for a limited December 25 release followed by an expansion on January 8 before going wide January 15, 2021, you can check out the teaser now in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAuto...
Tags: Video, Movies, Aretha Franklin, Ryan Gosling, Emmy, MGM, Forest Whitaker, Harlem, Tony, Jennifer Hudson, Franklin, John Hammond, United Artists, Harvey Mason, Movie News, Tracey Scott Wilson

‘Bill & Ted Face the Music’ Pushed Back Two Weeks Following ‘Tenet’ Move

MGM has moved “Bill & Ted Face the Music” back two weeks to Aug. 28 to avoid opening against Christopher Nolan’s “Tenet.” MGM announced the move Friday, a day after Warner Bros. pushed “Tenet” back from July 31 to Aug. 12. Disney also delayed the theatrical release of “Mulan” for a third time from July […]
Tags: Christopher Nolan, News, Disney, Mulan, Bill, Warner Bros, MGM, Tenet, Without Remorse, Bill Ted Face, Bill & Ted Face the Music, Tenet MGM

‘Bill & Ted Face the Music’ Sells Remaining International Rights to MGM

MGM’s international distribution and acquisitions division has acquired all remaining international territories (excluding China) for “Bill & Ted Face the Music” from Endeavor Content. In the sequel releasing on Aug. 14, Keanu Reeves will again portray Ted “Theodore” Logan and Alex Winter will reprise his role as Bill S. Preston, Esq., as a follow up […]
Tags: News, China, Bill, Keanu Reeves, MGM, Alex Winter, Bill S Preston Esq, Ted Theodore Logan, Bill Ted Face, Ted Face, Bill & Ted Face the Music

MGM and Caesars casinos change their policies to require all visitors wear masks

MGM casino guests will be offered a free mask if they don't have one — otherwise they'll be asked to leave.
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SevenRooms raises $50M to double down on reservations, ordering and other tools for hospitality businesses

Restaurants, hotels and other public venues where we spend leisure and business time have started to reopen in many parts of the world after a period of going dark to try to slow down the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. Now, a startup called SevenRooms, which builds software to help those venues with their guest management is announcing a growth round of $50 million — to double down on providing tools for venues that now have to handle a whole new layer of management to implement social dist...
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MGM Resorts International Announces Nationwide Mask Policy

LAS VEGAS, - MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) today announced that it will require masks for all guests and visitors inside public spaces at every MGM Resorts property in the United States. The Company previously required all employees to wear masks, while guest and visitor mask requirements were based on local regulations.
Tags: Travel, United States, MGM, Company, MGM Resorts International, MGM Resorts, LAS VEGAS MGM Resorts International NYSE

The Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 Teaser: Unite and Fight

The Handmaid’s Tale season 4 teaser: Unite and Fight Hulu has debuted the first pulse-pounding teaser for the highly-anticipated fourth season of the Emmy-winning drama The Handmaid’s Tale starring Elisabeth Moss (The Invisible Man), giving audiences a first look at the next chapter of the revolution. The teaser can be viewed in the player below! RELATED: Elisabeth Moss to Make Directorial Debut in Handmaid’s Tale Season 4 PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone ...
Tags: Video, TV, Movies, TV News, Streaming, Hulu, MGM, Elisabeth Moss, Golden Globe, MGM Television, Bruce Miller, ComingSoon, TV Premiere, The Handmaid's Tale, Ilene Chaiken Margaret Atwood, Amanda Brugel

MGM Roaring Back Under Michael De Luca With High-Profile Projects From Ryan Gosling, Lady Gaga

Paramount was worried.   The budget for “Killers of the Flower Moon,” a historical epic about a conspiracy to steal oil rights from Osage Native Americans, had ballooned to $200 million. The film was set to star Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert De Niro and was to be directed by Martin Scorsese, but period pieces, even […]
Tags: News, Leonardo Dicaprio, Robert De Niro, MGM, Martin Scorsese, Michael De Luca, Ryan Gosling Lady Gaga

Focused On What Matters: Embracing Humanity. Protecting The Planet. MGM Resorts International’s 2019 Social Impact And Sustainability Report Now Available

LAS VEGAS - MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) today announced the release of the 2019 Social Impact and Sustainability Report Focused on What Matters: Embracing Humanity. Protecting the Planet. The report builds on the Company's commitment to create a more sustainable future, while striving to make a more positive impact in the lives of its employees, guests and in the communities where the Company operates.
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Don Schuerman of Pega: Keys to a Cinematic Virtual Conference

Like everybody else I’m attending a bunch of virtual events that were originally supposed to be physical conferences.  And, like everybody else, I’ve attended a number of really bad virtual events… because the organizers didn’t change the structure of their event to take advantage of what could be one in a virtual event world. One company that did rebuild their physical event into a successful virtual conference was Pegasystems, a leading customer engagement and process automation platform.  Ha...
Tags: Interviews, Boston, Sales, Alan, MGM, Vegas, Alan Trefler, Paul Greenberg, Pegasystems, Pega, Don Schuerman, Pegaworld, Don Schuerman Pega, Kerim Akgonul

Phil Lord & Chris Miller’s ‘Project Hail Mary’ Brings In ‘The Martian’ Writer Drew Goddard

Project Hail Mary, another movie that will send Ryan Gosling into space, is bringing in Drew Goddard. Goddard has been tapped to help with the story for the Phil Lord and Chris Miller movie, making this the second time Goddard has adapted the work of author Andy Weir (Goddard also wrote the script for the adaptation of Weir’s book The Martian). Like The Martian, Project Hail Mary finds an astronaut millions of miles from home. The Hollywood Reporter has the scoop on Drew Goddard joining the ...
Tags: Movies, Sci-fi, Adaptation, Phil Lord, Chris Miller, Ryan-Gosling, Amy Pascal, Weir, MGM, Chris, Miller, Andy, Phil, Hollywood Reporter, Andy Weir, Gosling

The Martian’s Drew Goddard Joins Ryan Gosling’s Project Hail Mary

The Martian Scribe Drew Goddard in talks for Ryan Gosling’s Project Hail Mary According to The Hollywood Reporter, Academy Award nominated-writer Drew Goddard is currently in negotiations to join directors Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s forthcoming sci-fi film adaptation of Project Hail Mary which will be led Golden Globe winner Ryan Gosling. It is unclear if Goddard will be penning the script for the film or not. However, if the deal pushes through, he would be developing the story with Lord ...
Tags: Movies, Oscar, Phil Lord, Chris Miller, Ryan Gosling, Weir, Random House, Lord, MGM, Miller, Hail Mary, Golden Globe, Andy Weir, Christopher Miller, Drew Goddard, Goddard

NENT Group Boards MGM’s ‘Valley Girl’ Reboot (EXCLUSIVE)

As it continues to focus on premium scripted content, Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) has boarded MGM’s romantic comedy “Valley Girl,” a reboot of the 1983 classic starring Nicolas Cage and Deborah Foreman. “Valley Girl” marks NENT Group’s first foray into the U.S. feature landscape and will be labeled a Viaplay Original film. As such, […]
Tags: News, Global, Nicolas Cage, MGM, Valley Girl, Viaplay, NENT Group, Nordic Entertainment Group NENT Group, Deborah Foreman, NENT Group Boards MGM

MGM Inks Two-Year First-Look Deal With Top Israeli Banner Tadmor Entertainment

MGM has struck an exclusive two-year first-look TV deal with Gideon Tadmor’s leading Israeli production company Tadmor Entertainment. Under the new pact, MGM/UA Television and MGM International TV will work closely with Tadmor Entertainment CEO Emilio Schenker to develop and co-produce original scripted series across a variety of genres. An Israeli home for auteur-driven projects […]
Tags: News, Global, MGM, Tadmor, MGM UA Television, MGM International TV, Gideon Tadmor, Tadmor Entertainment Under, Tadmor Entertainment, Emilio Schenker

‘Candyman’ Teaser: Nia DaCosta Unveils a Haunting New Look at Her Horror Update

The new Candyman reboot/sequel was supposed to arrive in theaters last weekend, but the coronavirus changed that. Now, Nia DaCosta‘s new take on the classic horror tale is due out in September, which still seems like a long time from now. In the meantime, DaCosta has uploaded a haunting Candyman teaser that re-tells the Candyman origin story while also recounting stories of Black people being persecuted – and prosecuted – a theme that’s all too familiar right now. Candyman Teaser CANDYMAN...
Tags: Movies, Horror, America, Chicago, Movie Trailers, MGM, Anthony, Candyman, Cabrini Green, Cabrini, George Stinney, Stinney, DaCosta, Anthony McCoy, Nia DaCosta, Daniel Robitaille

Philo Launches Starz, Epix as First Add-On Options to Low-Cost Internet TV Service

Philo wants to get more dough from its over-the-top TV subscriber base, adding Epix and Starz as premium options — the first add-ons for the cheap, entertainment-oriented service. Subscribers to Philo’s $20 monthly bundle of 58 entertainment, lifestyle and nonfiction networks can add MGM’s Epix for an extra $6 per month and Lionsgate’s Starz for […]
Tags: News, Lionsgate, Starz, MGM, Philo, Epix, Starz Epix, Low Cost Internet TV Service

MGM Hires Michele Imperato as President of Physical Production

Metro Goldwyn Mayer has hired veteran producer Michele Imperato as president of physical production for the studio’s motion picture group. Imperato has 30 years of experience and production credits that include Mike Nichol’s “The Birdcage,” Paul Feig’s “The Heat” and “Ghostbusters,” Josh Boone’s “The Fault in our Stars,” Catherine Hardwicke’s “Twilight,” Craig Brewer’s “Coming 2 […]
Tags: Paul Feig, MGM, Metro, Goldwyn Mayer, Catherine Hardwicke, Craig Brewer, Josh Boone, Imperato, Mike Nichol, Michele Imperato

‘No Time to Die,’ ‘Bill and Ted Face the Music’ Both Get New Earlier Release Dates

Following the massive reshuffling of Warner Bros.’ major releases, MGM and United Artists Releasing are following suit with some release date changes of their own. United Artists Releasing jumped to move the long-awaited sequel Bill and Ted Face the Music to the August release date vacated by Warner Bros.’ Wonder Woman 1984, while MGM’s latest Bond flick No Time to Die has actually been pushed up a week in the U.S. A few days ago, Warner Bros. reshuffled its release calendar, pushing the hig...
Tags: UK, Movies, US, Ted, James Bond, Daniel Craig, Greenland, Bill, Warner Bros, Keanu Reeves, Gerard Butler, MGM, Cary Fukunaga, Die, Tenet, United Artists

ViacomCBS Ends Relationship with ‘Live PD’ Producer Big Fish Entertainment

ViacomCBS is cutting ties with Big Fish Entertainment, the MGM-owned shingle behind A&E’s recently canceled “Live PD.” A&E is not a ViacomCBS network, but ViacomCBS did run shows from Big Fish including VH1’s “Cartel Crew,” “Black Ink Crew,” “Black Ink Crew: Chicago,” “Love & Hip Hop Miami,” “Love & Hip Hop: New York” and “Love […]
Tags: New York, News, Vh1, MGM, Live PD, Big Fish Entertainment, ViacomCBS, Cartel Crew Black Ink Crew Black Ink Crew, Chicago Love Hip Hop Miami Love Hip Hop

How Did This Get Made: A Conversation With Sam Firstenberg, Director of ‘Ninja 3: The Domination’

This week, the gang at How Did This Get Made? covered  Ninja 3: The Domination (1984), the final entry in Cannon Films’ so-called “Ninja Trilogy”  The director of Ninja 3 , Sam Firstenberg, is an interesting guy with many stories about his unlikely journey from Jerusalem to Hollywood. So many, in fact, that we’re going to save his tales about breaking into the business, working for Cannon in its heyday and directing the iconic cult classic Breakin’ 2: Electric Boogaloo for a separate p...
Tags: Hong Kong, New York, Hollywood, Movies, Mississippi, Interviews, France, Germany, Jerusalem, Los Angeles, Features, United States, Philippines, Switzerland, Salt Lake City, Warner Bros

MGM Signs First Look Production Deal With Jennifer Todd

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer has closed a first look production deal with Jennifer Todd, the producer of “Alice In Wonderland” and “Memento,” and her company Jennifer Todd Pictures. There have been murmurs that Todd was going to ally herself with MGM for months. She has a long-standing business relationship with Michael De Luca, who took over as MGM’s […]
Tags: MGM, Metro, Todd, Goldwyn Mayer, Jennifer Todd, Michael De Luca, Jennifer Todd Pictures

MGM Taps Producer Rola Bauer to Head International TV Production

Producer Rola Bauer has been named president of international TV production for MGM. Bauer will spearhead new projects and co-productions designed for the international market. She’ll be based in Munich and split her time between MGM’s European and U.S. offices. She reports to MGM Television Group chairman Mark Burnett. “Rola is an important member of […]
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MGM Hires Rola Bauer as President of International Television Productions

Veteran Studiocanal TV executive Rola Bauer is to join MGM as president of international television productions. Bauer will oversee development, production and co-productions for MGM’s International Television division, reporting in to MGM Television Group chairman Mark Burnett. Based in Munich, she will split her time between MGM’s European and US offices. Bauer announced she was […]
Tags: News, Global, US, Munich, Studiocanal, MGM, Mark Burnett, Bauer, Rola Bauer, MGM Hires Rola Bauer, International Television Productions, Veteran Studiocanal TV, MGM 's International Television, MGM Television Group

Meet the 33 insiders who wield the most power at YouTube

Google's YouTube is the world's biggest online video company, and it's making a bigger push into TV and streaming. YouTube made $15 billion in advertising revenue and another $3 billion in subscriptions in 2019. The video site has also drawn regulators' antitrust and privacy concerns. Business Insider identified the 33 executives there with the most power. Click here for more BI Prime stories. Google's $1.65 billion acquisition of YouTube in 2006 has turned into the world's biggest and most p...
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Major Grom and the Plague Doctor Trailer Previews First Russian Superhero Movie

Major Grom and the Plague Doctor trailer previews first Russian superhero movie The first trailer for the forthcoming superhero movie titled Major Grom and the Plague Doctor has finally been released online, featuring our first look at the Russian superhero which is based on Bubble Comics’ popular comic book series of the same name. The film is scheduled for a wide studio release in Russia sometime next year. Check out the video in the player below! RELATED: Netflix Acquires Dwayne Johnson &...
Tags: Video, Movies, Russia, Netflix, MGM, St Petersburg, David Robert Mitchell, ComingSoon, Movie News, Grom, Gabrelyanov, Dwayne Johnson Emily, Major Grom And The Plague Doctor, Igor Grom, Artem Gabrelyanov, Oleg Trofim

‘Bill and Ted’s Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter Make an Excellent Surprise Appearance at San Dimas’ Virtual Graduation

The Bill & Ted series is known as the nicest sci-fi comedy about a pair of stoners who travel through time. And in trying times as these, we need a little nice every now and then. Bill & Ted stars Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter are living up to their films’ reputation by making a surprise appearance at the virtual graduation ceremony of San Dimas High School, the same school where Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure takes place. In their short message to the graduating class of San Dimas, they had s...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Sci-fi, Earth, Ted, Bill, Barry, Keanu-Reeves, MGM, Around The Web, Reeves, Logan, Theodore, San Dimas, Chris Matheson, Bill Ted