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Director Ryan White reveals the double-edged sword of queer representation in ‘Visible: Out on TV’

Director Ryan White Ryan White doesn’t stop. The documentarian behind The Case Against 8 and The Keepers has enjoyed two consecutive Sundance Film Festivals with new movies having their premiere. Last year, we chatted with White about his acclaimed documentary Ask Dr. Ruth. His next feature, Assassins, comes out later this year. For the moment, though, White is focused on an epic television event. We mean that in two senses of the word. As produced by Wilson Cruz & Wanda Sykes, Visible: Out o...
Tags: Apple, Asia, Feature, Hollywood, Entertainment, Lifestyle, Atlanta, David, Netflix, Anderson Cooper, Philadelphia, Ellen, Pbs, Wanda, Oprah, Janet Mock


Inside the Creation of Bojack Horseman‘s Masterful Title Sequence

Warning: This article contains spoilers for Bojack Horseman. What do you see when you look into the eyes of Bojack Horseman? Do you see anxiety? Do you see dysfunction and excess and addiction? Do you see yourself? The creators of Bojack Horseman hope to conjure all these thoughts and more—but before the show even really begins. The 40-second title sequence, shown at the top of each episode, is instrumental in building the show’s tone and mythology. It changes subtly over th...
Tags: Television, News, Uncategorized, Herb, Archer, Carney, Wanda, Grouplove, Todd, Patrick, Diane, Roberts, Beatrice, Secretariat, Abe, Gina


Maggie Haney suspended by USA Gymnastics

Maggie Haney, coach of Olympic and world champions, has been suspended by USA Gymnastics pending the outcome of a hearing into verbal and emotional abuse allegations against Haney, the Southern California News Group has learned. The interim measure suspension was issued Monday on the first of a USA Gymnastics hearing and does not allow Haney to have contact with minor-aged gymnasts. Olympic champion Laurie Hernandez and at least a half-dozen families have filed complaints with USA Gymnastics aga...
Tags: News, Sports, Sport, Soccer, Olympics, Tokyo, Rio De Janeiro, Wanda, Team USA, Costa Mesa, Hernandez, North Carolina State, LIMA Peru, Pan American Games, Nassar, McCusker


Marvel’s Disney+ Trailer Breakdown: A Closer Look at ‘The Falcon and the Winter Soldier’, ‘WandaVision’ and ‘Loki’

Last night during the Super Bowl, fans were treated to the first official look at the first three live-action Marvel Studios shows that will be coming exclusively to Disney+. The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, WandaVision, and Loki all had footage shown in the Marvel Studios Disney+ trailer, but it all went by so fast that it requires a closer look to see exactly what’s going on. So let’s take at the footage from each of the new shows and see what we can discern about each of them. The Falc...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, America, Sequels, Thor, William, Thanos, Marvel Comics, Wanda, Sam, Marvel Studios, Vision, Tom Hiddleston, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Renner


Marvel shares first look at Falcon and Winter Soldier, WandaVision, and Loki

The 30-second teaser trailer included plenty of familiar faces and Wanda in her classic comics costume.
Tags: News, Marvel, Disney, Trends, Wanda, Falcon, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Loki, Movies & TV, WandaVision, Falcon and Winter Soldier


China’s Virus Crisis Hands Initiative to Video Streamers, Games Companies

China’s streaming and online games companies have received a boost from the cancelation of seven major film releases that were expected to have dominated the Chinese New Year holidays, and the enforced closure of the country’s cinemas. Wuhan, the epicenter of the coronavirus outbreak, and a dozen other Chinese cities are under government-mandated lockdown, causing […]
Tags: Asia, News, China, Global, iQiyi, Tencent Video, Wanda, Bona Film Group, Wuhan, Coronavirus


As Coronavirus Spreads, China Cinemas Make Costly Choice to Shut Over New Year Holiday

China’s cinemas are shutting down during the Lunar New Year holidays as the country is gripped by the deadly coronavirus epidemic. The news comes after seven titles collectively pulled out from their scheduled new year release on Thursday. The virus has so far led to quarantine measures in at least 10 cities in Hubei province […]
Tags: Asia, News, China, Global, Wanda, Wuhan, Hubei, Xu Zheng, Lost in Russia, Coronavirus




China Closes Thousands of Theaters in Response to Coronavirus Outbreak

China closed swathes of cinemas on Friday in response to the outbreak of novel coronavirus, which started in the city of Wuhan and has now killed 26 people. The closures come a day after the distributors and producers of the seven major blockbusters that had expected to launch from Jan. 25 cancelled their films’ releases. […]
Tags: Asia, China, Wanda, Wuhan, Coronavirus


Video Reveals Unused Earthquake Aid in Puerto Rico: ‘We Are Outraged’

The governor dismissed three members of her cabinet, but some Puerto Ricans still took to the streets in protest.
Tags: News, Earthquakes, Wanda, Demonstrations, Puerto Rico, Humanitarian Aid, Federal Emergency Management Agency, Protests and Riots, Hurricane Maria (2017, Vazquez Garced


Tommy Davidson Says Jamie Foxx Was “Competitive” & “Mercilessly Mean” to Him in Upcoming Memoir

Comedian and actor Tommy Davidson is set to release his memoir, Living In Color, later this month. An excerpt from the book reveals Davidson has had a strained relationship with Jamie Foxx since the moment they met. Davidson and Foxx first worked together in 1991 when Foxx joined the sketch series, In Living Color, which Davidson starred on from the first season. In the memoir, Davidson writes that things started to go left while the two filmed a sketch featuring Foxx’s would-be-famous character...
Tags: Celebs, Pop Culture, Jazz, In Living Color, Jamie Foxx, Wanda, Jamie, Foxx, Davidson, Memoirs, Tommy Davidson, Kenan Ivory Wayans, Booty Call (movie, Living In Color, Wanda Davidson


After Homes Collapse in Earthquake, Puerto Ricans Ask: Are We Safe?

Thousands of Puerto Ricans slept outside, fearing new tremors, after the 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck the island Tuesday.
Tags: News, Earthquakes, Wanda, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, Buildings (Structures, Electric Light and Power, Power Failures and Blackouts, Vazquez Garced


Power Outage Affects Two-Thirds of Puerto Rico After Earthquake

Thousands of Puerto Ricans slept outside, fearing new tremors, after the 6.4-magnitude earthquake that struck the island Tuesday.
Tags: News, Earthquakes, Wanda, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority, Electric Light and Power, Hurricane Maria (2017, Vazquez Garced


1 Person Dead After 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Strikes Puerto Rico. Here’s What To Know

At least one person has been killed in Puerto Rico and power is out across the island after a 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck off the southern coast early Tuesday morning, according to the Associated Press. The 6.4 magnitude quake follows a 5.8 magnitude earthquake that struck nearby on Monday, resulting in the collapse of Punta Ventana, a coastal rock formation and popular tourist destination. The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) reports the 6.4 magnitude earthquake struck at 4:24 a.m. about ...
Tags: News, Uncategorized, Ap, Power, Associated Press, Wanda, Usgs, Jos, Puerto Rico, Ponce, Ortiz, U S Geological Survey USGS, PREPA, Guanica, Onetime, WKAQ


Marvel’s ‘WandaVision’ Series Will Now Arrive on Disney+ in 2020

Now that The Mandalorian has finished its first season, Disney+ has to do something to keep those millions of subscribers satiated (you know, beyond that massive catalog of classic films and such). A new video announcing what’s coming to the streaming service in 2020 is mostly familiar titles, but there’s one noteworthy addition. WandaVision, the second of Marvel Studios’ streaming series starring characters introduced on the big screen via the Marvel Cinematic Universe, will now arrive this ye...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Wanda, Sam, Marvel Studios, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Olsen, Kathryn Hahn, Teyonah Parris, Bucky, Matt Shakman, Randall Park, Comic Book/Superhero, Kat Dennings


The other "Levine" writing team

Great article about my daughter Annie & her husband/writing partner Jonathan.  By the way, they're currently writing for THE UPSHAWS, a new multi-camera sitcom for Netflix that stars Wanda... [Author: By Ken Levine]
Tags: Netflix, Humor, Annie, Wanda, Jonathan, Levine, Ken Levine, By Ken Levine


Culture or Cruelty? Puerto Rico Says No to Federal Cockfighting Ban

The governor signed legislation intended to sidestep a ban approved by Congress. The law is likely to end up in court.
Tags: News, Congress, Wanda, Animal Abuse, Puerto Rico, Law and Legislation, United States Politics and Government, Rights and Welfare, Cockfighting, Farm Bill (US, Vazquez Garced


Puerto Rico Tries to Preserve Cockfighting Days Before Ban

The governor signed legislation intended to sidestep a ban approved by Congress. The law is likely to end up in court.
Tags: News, Congress, Wanda, Animal Abuse, Puerto Rico, Law and Legislation, United States Politics and Government, Rights and Welfare, Cockfighting, Farm Bill (US, Vazquez Garced, Puerto Rico Tries


Pam's family enslaved black people. Wanda believes her ancestor was one of them. They met, and are confronting a painful history

We introduced two Tucker families – one white, one black – whose stories begin with the arrival of slavery in America in 1619.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, America, Usa Today, Wanda, Tucker


WANDA'S WORLD Studio Cast Recording Will Be Released Friday, December 6

Broadway Records announced today that Wanda's World Studio Cast Recording will be released digitally and in stores on Friday, December 6, 2019. The album is currently available for pre-order at www.BroadwayRecords.com and Amazon.com. [Author: BWW News Desk]
Tags: Amazon, Theatre, Wanda, Broadway Records, BWW News Desk


Patrick County’s Perfect Weekend Getaway

Whether soaring vistas, historic explorations, water adventure or sheer relaxation, Patrick County has it all. Located where the Blue Ridge Mountains meet Virginia’s Piedmont, Patrick County contains all the elements for a perfect weekend getaway. Here’s our recipe for a jam-packed weekend trip to Patrick County. Friday Afternoon: Begin your visit at Fairy Stone State Park, where you can swim, fish, paddle, or hunt for fairy stones. Fairy Stone State Park offers...
Tags: Virginia, America, Sport, David, Cycling, Jack, Wanda, Nelson, Marilyn, Blue Ridge Mountains, Blue Ridge Parkway, Tabatha, Patrick County, Sponsored Content, Virginia Department of Game Inland Fisheries, Patrick County Virginia


Tiny Book Box

This is a matchbox drawer that look like a little book. I love this idea of mine. I love how it’s so small and yet they can hold so much! It reminds me of the activity books I’d buy from book fairs when I was a child. One is Themed after a magical odds and ends general store run by Wanda; the pixie of Wands [Author: Kinhime Dragon]
Tags: Crafts, Wanda, Kinhime Dragon


On Comedy: Wanda Sykes: If Only You Knew Her Stand-Up Work Better

The comedian may be best known for “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and “black-ish,” but it’s her specials that make her an elite performer. More people should watch.
Tags: Television, News, Wanda, Sykes, Blacks, Netflix Inc, Wanda Sykes, Comedy and Humor, Wanda Sykes: Not Normal (TV Program


Wanda Sykes: If Only You Knew Her Stand-Up Work Better

The comedian may be best known for “Curb Your Enthusiasm” and “black-ish,” but it’s her specials that make her an elite performer. More people should watch.
Tags: Television, News, Wanda, Sykes, Blacks, Netflix Inc, Wanda Sykes, Comedy and Humor, Wanda Sykes: Not Normal (TV Program


Comment on spaghetti pangrattato with crispy eggs by Wanda

I cooked a little too much pasta for my sauce yesterday but saved it as I hate throwing food out. I remembered seeing this recipe while ‘random-ing’ Smitten Kitchen, and it was an absolute success. Great for dressing up some leftover pasta since that needs reheating in a little oil and water anyway.
Tags: Food, Wanda


Cannes: ‘Detective Chinatown 3’ Leads Wanda’s Slate

China’s Wanda Pictures will attend Cannes’ Marche du Film this year with four new projects, including “Detective Chinatown 3,” the latest installment in the lucrative franchise. Last year’s “Detective Chinatown 2” debuted in the competitive Chinese New Year period and brought in $496 million (RMB3.39 billion) to become the country’s fifth-highest-grossing title of all time. […]
Tags: Asia, News, China, Global, Wanda, Cannes, Chinatown, Detective Chinatown, Mojin, Wanda Pictures, Cannes Marché


The Post-Endgame OMGWTFFAQ

Even Cap’s brain hurts while trying to follow everything that’s going on in Endgame There is an awful lot to unpack in Avengers: Endgame. It is a film that creates as many questions as it does answers. In my ongoing attempt to use this site as therapy, here are my attempts to answer some of the most burning questions that will spend hours stabbing us in our brains with tiny sporks. Obviously, MASSIVE SPOILERS for Endgame. So if you haven’t seen it, turn back now. Past the break is the point of ...
Tags: Comics, Marvel, Spider-Man, Stimuli, Disney, America, Iron Man, Black Widow, Kim, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, Tilda Swinton, Thanos, Wanda, Chris Evans, Captain America


WandaVision: Elizabeth Olson Reveals Details on New Marvel Series

BEGIN SLIDESHOW WandaVision: Elizabeth Olson reveals details on new Marvel series In an interview with Variety, MCU star Elizabeth Olson has revealed new details about the upcoming Marvel series WandaVision, confirming that the show will be set in the 1950s with filming scheduled to begin this fall. “There’s quite a few other comic books that we’re pulling from and it’s going to be Wanda and the Vision, and I think at the Disney+ launch chat, they showed a photo of us in the ’50s,” Olsen...
Tags: TV, Movies, Disney, Fox, TV News, Thanos, Wanda, Marvel Studios, Vision, Paul Bettany, Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye, Falcon, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Elizabeth Olson, Loki


Elizabeth Olsen Says Disney+ Series ‘WandaVision’ Is Set in 1950s

“Avengers: Endgame” star Elizabeth Olsen tells Variety that “WandaVision,” the forthcoming Disney+ series about her superhero character, Wanda Maximoff/Scarlet Witch, will be set in the 1950s. “There’s quite a few other comic books that we’re pulling from and it’s going to be Wanda and the Vision, and I think at the Disney+ launch chat, they […]
Tags: News, Disney, Avengers, Wanda, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Variety, Scarlet Witch, Wanda Maximoff Scarlet Witch, Disney Plus


‘WandaVision’ Will Have a 1950s Aesthetic, According to Elizabeth Olsen

We’ve seen so little of Wanda (Elizabeth Olsen) and Vision’s (Paul Bettany) relationship on the big screen, so it’s difficult to guess what their upcoming Disney+ series will look like. The two Avengers have a deep and sincere romance that has mostly happened offscreen, and it will finally get the spotlight in the upcoming WandaVision. So what is WandaVision actually about? We still have no clue, but Elizabeth Olsen is giving us an intriguing tease of a few WandaVision details. In an intervi...
Tags: Television, Movies, Disney, Wanda, Marvel Studios, Vision, Paul Bettany, Elizabeth Olsen, Tom King, Olsen, Kevin Feige, Comic Book/Superhero, Wanda Elizabeth Olsen, WandaVision