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LHHATL Season 8 Super Trailer: Rasheeda Embraces Kirk’s Love Child, Mimi Fumes Over Stevie J’s New Wife Faith Evans & More

One of the cornerstones of modern ratchet reality TV, Mona Scott-Young’s ground-breaking Love & Hip Hop Atlanta, is back for an eighth season.While the show has had moments that will live on in infamy, the last few seasons have been weak as the core cast has either moved on or been kicked off from the show.Watch the trailer for Love & Hip Hop Atlanta Season 8 below: In the super trailer for season 8, we get a glimpse of the many plotlines Mona and VH1 are threading for viewers this season. They...
Tags: Videos, Celebs, Television, Atlanta, Hip Hop, Pop Culture, Jazz, Spice, Mona, Trending, Kirk, Mimi, Faith Evans, Stevie, Jasmine, Tommie

‘Stranger Things’ Season 3 Trailer: Change is Coming to Hawkins

After long, tortuous months of waiting, Netflix is finally feeding us with the first official Stranger Things season 3 trailer. Part 3 of Netflix’s hit sci-fi/horror show is set to debut on the streaming service this month, but we’ve learned little about it in the past year and a half since Stranger Things Part 2 first premiered. But from the looks of the Stranger Things season 3 trailer, things are getting quite explosive in Hawkins, Indiana. Stranger Things Season 3 Trailer Something ...
Tags: Television, Movies, Netflix, Matt, Hawkins, Stranger Things, TV Trailer, Hawkins Indiana, Ross Duffer, Cara Buono, Stranger Things 3, Francesca Reale, Starcourt Mall, Maya Hawke Cary Elwes Jake Busey, Winona Ryder David

Disney Moves From Behemoth to Colossus With Closing of Fox Deal

The $71.3 billion acquisition of most of Rupert Murdoch’s entertainment empire is officially done. The ripple effects may not become clear for years.
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Mergers, Walt Disney Company, Iger, Rupert Murdoch, 21st Century Fox, Murdoch, Rupert, Acquisitions and Divestitures, Regulation and Deregulation of Industry, Robert A, Fox Deal, Disney Moves From Behemoth

‘Game of Thrones’ Writers Defend Last Season’s Controversial Pacing Choices

For the first several seasons of Game of Thrones, the show made a point to take things slowly in terms of travel, establishing huge distances between its major cities and building the reality of its fantasy world by having characters traverse those distances across long stretches of episodes. But in season 7, it was as if the show mounted an ACME rocket, lit the fuse, and hung on for dear life as it rocketed forward at a breakneck pace. Now some of the folks involved with creating the show have...
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, Drama, Fantasy, Adaptation, Game Of Thrones, Entertainment Weekly, Dave Hill, Dan Weiss, Alan Taylor, Action/Adventure, Bryan Cogman, Jacob Hall

‘Penny Dreadful’ Sequel Cast Adds Original Series Actor Rory Kinnear

Penny Dreadful: City of Angels, the sequel series to Penny Dreadful, just hired a familiar face. Rory Kinnear, who played Frankenstein’s monster on the original series, has joined the cast as a new character named Dr. Peter Craft. The new series will be set in Los Angeles in the 1930s, and features elements of Mexican-American folklore. More on the Penny Dreadful sequel cast below. Deadline reports that Rory Kinnear is returning to the world of Penny Dreadful. Kinnear will play Dr. Peter Cra...
Tags: Europe, London, Television, Movies, Casting, Horror, Los Angeles, United States, City Of Angels, Kinnear, Rory, Penny Dreadful, Frankenstein, Nathan Lane, John Logan, Tiago

Media fragmentation is annoying consumers

Deloitte’s Technology, Media and Telecommunications division published its 13th-annual Digital Media Trends survey, focused on identifying changes in the ways US consumers engage with various types of media. Led by an independent research firm, the survey had roughly 2,000 consumer respondents across demographics – with the report categorizing respondents based on age (Gen-Z: ages 14-21, Millenials: 22-35, Gen-X: 36-52, Boomers: 53-71, and Matures: 72+). While already accompanied by a succinct 1...
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Coroner says ‘Young and Restless’ star died of heart disease

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Officials say “Young and the Restless” star Kristoff St. John died of heart disease, with heavy drinking at the time of his death a contributing factor. A coroner’s report released Tuesday lists “hypertrophic heart disease” as the cause of the 52-year-old’s death on Feb. 4 at his home in Los Angeles. […]
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‘Shrill’ Review: Hulu’s New Series is More Than Just a Plus-Size Comedy

While staring at an exercise advertisement in a coffee shop, Annie (Aidy Bryant) is confronted by “Toned Tonya,” the woman pictured in the ad. She speaks to Annie in a condescending manner, talking about her weight as if it’s a burden of some sort. “There’s a small person inside of you, dying to get out!” Tonya says with enthusiasm (and unknowing disrespect). Annie’s weight (and the conversation surrounding it) is something that many plus-size women experience. The first two episodes of Hul...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Features, Annie, Aidy Bryant, Hulu, Thorn, Tonya, Ryan, Bryant, TV Reviews, Featured Stories Sidebar, Shrill, Annie Aidy Bryant, Fran Lolly Adefope

After ‘Gotham,’ Ben McKenzie goes from hero to movie bad guy

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Ben McKenzie is looking forward to his next career chapter after “Gotham,” both on-screen and behind the camera. During the five years he’s starred as Gotham City police detective and future commissioner James Gordon in the Batman prequel, McKenzie also wrote two episodes and directed three others. Writing and storytelling are […]
Tags: Television, News, Entertainment, Los Angeles, Ap, Gotham, Nation, Gotham City, Batman, Ben Mckenzie, McKenzie, James Gordon

Bearded Man Who Went Viral for Noteworthy Post Malone Dance Gets Shock of a Lifetime

On Instagram, the 43-year-old's dance video has 23 million views
Tags: Television, News, Uncategorized, Viral, Onetime

Pirro case squeezes Fox News in two directions

NEW YORK (AP) — The apparent suspension of Jeanine Pirro is squeezing Fox News Channel in two directions. A prominent Muslim-American civil rights organization has called for advertisers to boycott Fox because of comments made by its weekend host, while a pro-Trump group is petitioning to have her reinstated. Fox hasn’t said when the former […]
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‘Star Wars Resistance’ Season 1 Was an Exercise in Watching a Slow Burn Achieve an Exhilarating Payoff

(This post contains spoilers for season 1 of Star Wars Resistance.) Like its spiritual animated predecessors, Star Wars Rebels and The Clone Wars, Star Wars Resistance complements the Star Wars movie trilogies. In this case, it’s the Sequel Trilogy, with a tale of underdogs fighting their battles in other corners of the galaxy. This time, creator Dave Filoni and his team tells this story in a lighter cell-shaded palette than other Lucasfilm Animation productions. Resistance beg...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Features, Resistance, Lucasfilm, Force, Kylo Ren, Tam, Jedi, Poe Dameron, Bobby Moynihan, Tovah Feldshuh, Kaz, Star-Wars, Dave Filoni

Wendy Williams Says She’s Been “Living in a Sober House,” Mentions “Struggle With Cocaine in the Past”

Wendy Williams revealed on her show Tuesday (Mar. 19) that she is currently living in a sober facility to deal with her addiction issues.Through tears, the 54-year-old said to her studio audience Tuesday morning: “You know me for being a very open and honest person. You know Kevin and I have the Hunter Foundation for the good of the people and we recently launched our 888-HUNTER number for people who are in the struggle of addiction. Well, for some time now, and even today and beyond, I have bee...
Tags: Celebs, Television, Williams, Pop Culture, Jazz, Addiction, Wendy Williams, Wendy, Kevin, Kevin Hunter, Wendy Williams Show, The Wendy Williams Show, Hunter Foundation, Kevin Jr

‘Stranger Things 3’ Teaser Lets the Rats Out of the Bag

Want your first look at official Stranger Things 3 footage? Today’s your lucky day! Sort of! A new Stranger Things 3 teaser has just been unleashed, and it features…some rats. There’s not a lot here, but it’s clearly shot in a way that suggests it is indeed footage from the new season, and likely teasing a trailer to come. It’s not much, but if you’ve been craving that Stranger content, it’s better than nothing. Stranger Things 3 Teaser it's almost feeding time ?
Tags: Television, Movies, Netflix, Stranger Things, TV Trailer, Cara Buono, Stranger Things 3, Francesca Reale, Starcourt Mall, Maya Hawke Cary Elwes Jake Busey

Attorney seeks pardon for Laurie Bembenek murder conviction

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The attorney for Laurie “Bambi” Bembenek, Wisconsin’s most famous runaway fugitive who insisted until her death in 2010 that she did not kill her husband’s ex-wife, hopes Gov. Tony Evers will finally clear her name with a posthumous pardon she unsuccessfully sought for decades. Bembenek’s attorney sent Evers the pardon request […]
Tags: Television, News, Entertainment, Nation, Wisconsin, Madison Wis, Evers, Tony Evers, Bembenek, Laurie Bembenek, Laurie Bambi Bembenek

Even Obama Wasn’t Important Enough to Know This Huge Game of Thrones Secret

HBO's CEO told the President this information was classified
Tags: Hbo, Television, News, Obama, Uncategorized, Onetime

MLB ’19: Longtime baseball voices going, going, almost gone

Steve Blass spent his boyhood afternoons in Connecticut flinging a rubber ball against the side of a half-barn, fantasizing that he was pitching in the majors. Come evening, the 10-year-old would get his radio and tune into a game, delighted when Mel Allen’s voice crackled from the transistor. “When I thought ‘baseball,’ I thought about […]
Tags: Television, News, Entertainment, Sports, Nation, Connecticut, Mlb, Steve Blass, Mel Allen

ESPN Slips Up, Revealing the N.C.A.A. Women’s Bracket Four Hours Early

For the second time in three years, an N.C.A.A. basketball tournament bracket leaked after it was provided to the network that paid to reveal the results. Among the revelations? UConn is a No. 2 seed.
Tags: Television, News, Espn, UConn, NCAA Basketball Championships (Women

'Flintstone' house sparks lawsuit from California town: 'It's an eyesore'

The quirky home features dinosaurs and a sign proclaiming ‘Yabba-dabba-doo’, but neighbors aren’t amusedCalifornia architecture has captured the world’s imagination with its classic midcentury bungalows and beach houses. But one architectural landmark in the state has gone a distinctively different route, and it’s not to the town’s liking.The “Flintstones” home in northern California appears to take its architectural cues from the town of Bedrock. The experimental house was built in the 1970s us...
Tags: Television, California, US news, Culture, Architecture, Art and design, Television & radio, Fred, Flintstone, Wilma

Showtime’s ‘Halo’ TV Show Brings On a Second Showrunner

The history of a Halo adaptation is rife with stops and starts, but it seems as if Showtime is finally going to bring the popular video game to the small screen – and they’ve hired a second showrunner to do it. Steven Kane (TNT’s The Last Ship) is joining original showrunner Kyle Killen to tackle the premium channel’s “most ambitious series ever,” and you can read on to learn why this show requires two people to lead the charge. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Steven Kane (The Last Ship...
Tags: Hollywood, Television, Movies, Drama, Halo, Robin Hood, Sci-fi, Showtime, Rupert Wyatt, Adaptation, Video Game, Damon Lindelof, Kane, Carlton Cuse, Budapest Hungary, Weiss

Scooping Itself, ESPN Leaks N.C.A.A. Women’s Bracket

For the second time in three years, an N.C.A.A. basketball tournament bracket leaked after it was provided to the network that paid to reveal the results. Among the revelations? UConn is a No. 2 seed.
Tags: Television, News, Espn, UConn, NCAA Basketball Championships (Women

Meghan McCain fires back at Trump tweets against her father

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Meghan McCain says President Donald Trump’s life is “pathetic” after his weekend Twitter attack against her father, the late Sen. John McCain. She fired back at Trump on ABC’s “The View” Monday after the president tweeted comments criticizing her father, who died last year after battling brain cancer. McCain says Trump […]
Tags: Television, News, Entertainment, Abc, Los Angeles, Ap, Nation, Donald Trump, Trump, McCain, Sen John McCain, Meghan McCain

Theranos and Elizabeth Holmes: What to Read, Watch and Listen To

Alex Gibney’s new HBO documentary “The Inventor” is only the latest retelling of the Silicon Valley fraud that captivated the public imagination.
Tags: Hbo, Television, Movies, News, Podcasts, Silicon Valley, Alex Gibney, Abc News, Alex, Elizabeth Holmes, Holmes, Gibney, Frauds and Swindling, Home Box Office, Documentary Films and Programs, Elizabeth (1984-

Reality TV star ‘Mama June’ arrested in Alabama

TUSKEGEE, Ala. (AP) — Reality television star June “Mama June” Shannon has been arrested on drug charges in Alabama. News outlets report that Shannon and a friend, Eugene Doak, were arrested March 13 at a gas station in Macon County where he was heard threatening her. The reports say that in the course of the […]
Tags: Television, News, Entertainment, Alabama, Nation, June Shannon, Shannon, Macon County, Alabama News, TUSKEGEE Ala AP, Eugene Doak

Gov. Jay Inslee to appear tonight on ‘The Daily Show’

Inslee appears on "The Daily Show" at 11 tonight.
Tags: Television, News, Entertainment, Local Politics, Local News, Inslee, Jay Inslee

UK media tokenistic in its attitude to diversity, says Trevor Phillips

Former broadcaster and politician says TV in particular is ‘self-congratulating’Trevor Phillips has said diversity in the British media can be generously described as “tokenistic” and that its failures have affected the knife crime debate.The former broadcaster and politician, who also headed the Equality and Human Rights Commission, said television in particular was “self-congratulating” regarding its diversity drive, while efforts lagged way behind what was being done in the US to tackle the p...
Tags: UK, Television, Media, Race, US, UK News, Culture, Television & radio, Television industry, Media business, News Corporation, Trevor Phillips, Equality And Human Rights Commission

Fox News Hires Former DNC Chief Donna Brazile as Political Commentator

Brazile says she believes it's important to talk with people you disagree with
Tags: Television, News, Uncategorized, Brazile, Donna Brazile, Onetime, Fox News Hires Former DNC

Fox News hires Donna Brazile as political contributor

NEW YORK (AP) — Fox News says it has hired former Democratic National Committee chief Donna Brazile as a political commentator. Brazile had been let go from a similar role at CNN in 2016 after it was revealed that she had shared material about topics that would be addressed at a Democratic forum with Hillary […]
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Diva Shark Interrupts Live Underwater Broadcast

They were reporting from a mini-submarine
Tags: Television, News, Animals, Uncategorized, Viral