“He’s Extremely Deserving” – Deadline

[ad_1] Sterling K. Brown is unsure about winning at the Oscars after being nominated in the Best Supporting Actor category for his work on American Fiction. While making an appearance on The Graham Norton Show, with fellow actors Dakota Johnson, Domhnall Gleeson and Colman Domingo, the This Is Us alum predicted the Academy Award would … Read more

Paramount Acquires Jack Quaid & Amber Midthunder Thriller ‘Novocaine’ – Deadline

[ad_1] EXCLUSIVE: Paramount has acquired Novocaine, an action film with franchise potential that will star Jack Quaid (The Boys), and Amber Midthunder, who was a revelation in the Predator spinoff Prey. Production begins April in South Africa. Sources pegged Paramount’s commitment in the $30 million range, with Robert Olsen and Dan Berk (Villains) directing a … Read more

‘Good Bother’s Michael Galante In Pilot For Visually Impaired Actors – Deadline

[ad_1] EXCLUSIVE: Good Trouble star Michael Galante is leading a first-of-its-kind comedy series featuring a host of visually impaired and low vision actors. The Don’t Look Now comedy pilot has been forged to showcase visually impaired actors in leading roles and has been financed by author and visually impaired advocate Rebecca S. Meadows. Set in … Read more

Ariana Grande & Director Jon M. Chu Share Emotional Messages – Deadline

[ad_1] The Wicked movie musical has wrapped principal photography and Ariana Grande is marking the moment by sharing her gratitude. In a post on her Instagram Stories, the “Yes, And?” singer acknowledged the crew behind the film after principal photography was completed. “This was a wildly large production with so many brilliant human beings who … Read more

Donald Trump Takes Witness Stand In E. Jean Carroll Defamation Case Over Rape – Deadline

[ad_1] With just under five minutes of surprisingly reserved testimony from Donald Trump just now, the defense has rested its case in the defamation damages trial against the former president by E. Jean Carroll. Taking the stand as promised, Trump was usually circumspect in his responses to his lawyer on Thursday. “No, I just wanted … Read more

The Gays Are Doing The Burying In Rose Glass’ Psychological Thriller – Sundance Movie Pageant – Deadline

[ad_1] Love Lies Bleeding is an intense, queer, unconventional love story between two unstable people. Directed and written by English filmmaker Rose Glass, and starring Kristen Stewart, Katy O’Brian, Ed Harris, Dave Franco, Jena Malone, and Anna Baryshinkov, the film explores the destructive nature of relationships marked by strong performances and a visually arresting narrative. … Read more

Magnetic Performances Mood Uneven Oakland Anthology – Sundance Movie Pageant – Deadline

[ad_1] Oakland’s freaky side emerges in Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck’s ambitious yet tonally uneven new anthology film Freaky Tales starring Pedro Pascal, Jay Ellis, Ben Medelsohn, Jack Champion, Ji-Young Yoo, Normani, Dominique Thorne, Too $hort’s, and Lenny G. The directors spotlight diverse local subcultures against the backdrop of Too $hort’s hit of the same … Read more

As FAST Channels Surge In Quantity, They Face A Greater High quality Bar – Deadline

[ad_1] The peak TV era may be over, but free, ad-supported streaming television is continuing to boom. With more than 1,500 FAST channels now operating in the U.S., though, is there a risk of that vast array of offerings overwhelming consumers and bogging down the programmers and distributors trying to manage them all? The consensus … Read more

Succession’s Sarah Snook Shares Casting Agent Mentioned, “You’re A No one” – Deadline

[ad_1] Sarah Snook is on the crest of a wave, having just collected her second Golden Globe award for her role of Shiv in Succession, but the Australian star reveals that, as an actress starting out, she was treated very badly by both a casting agent and a producer. Snook told The Times newspaper that, … Read more