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David Milch And Nick Pizzolatto Worked Together On ‘True Detective’ Season 3 And The ‘Deadwood’ Movie

HBO “Peak TV” could be due for a reboot in 2019 when True Detective season 3 (lovingly known online as #truedetectiveseason3) debuts on HBO. Then sometime down the road we will get Deadwood, but in movie form. Those two properties previously had nothing to do with each other, beyond a parent network, but from here […]

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WWE Smackdown Live Open Discussion Thread 12/18/18

WWE Network Tonight on the With Spandex WWE Smackdown Live open discussion thread: After WWE TLC, an Empress reigns over Team Blue. What will Asuka do after her historic SmackDown Women’s Championship victory over Becky Lynch and Charlotte Flair? Find out tonight at 8/7 C on USA Network! (via WWE.com) Our five-point preview: 1. Raw […]

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A Former ‘Game Of Thrones’ King Has A Violent Prediction For How The Show Will End

HBO Everyone (or at least the 16 million-plus people who watched the season seven finale) has a Game of Thrones final season prediction, most of which are either depressing and/or involve death. Finn Jones (Loras Tyrell) thinks “eventually what will happen is everyone will die,” Aiden Gillen (Littlefinger) wants a happy ending, “but I can’t […]

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Watch Adam Sandler’s Extremely Pure Musical Tribute to Chris Farley

It’s been 21 years to the day since Chris Farley, the frenetic god of physical comedy, passed away. His wild and raw bits on SNL were sometimes gravity-defying, like his fluid, ballet-like dance in the iconic Lunch Lady Land sketch, and just as often used gravity to painfully funny effect, like when he crushed a […]

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Conan O’Brien’s New Half-Hour Talk Show Gets A Trailer And A Premiere Date

[embedded content] Share This Video In May, TBS announced that Conan O’Brien’s titular talk show Conan would soon be abandoning its traditional length of one hour in favor of a much shorter half-hour format. Some were worried the change would spell the end for the late night titan, who has spent more than 25 years […]

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Nicolas Cage Got The Best Advice Of His Career While Watching Movies With Charlie Sheen

Getty Image Nicolas Cage has a lot going on right now. Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, in which he voices “Spider-Man Noir,” is doing really, really well with moviegoers and critics. He also recently declared that he’s about to make the “wildest” movie of his career, which is important because he just made a film that […]

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Actress And ‘A League Of Their Own’ Director Penny Marshall Dies At 75

Getty Image Penny Marshall, perhaps best known for the role Laverne DeFazio on Laverne & Shirley, and for directing films like Big and A League of Their Own has passed away from diabetes-related complications at 75. She died in her Hollywood Hills home, according to her publicist. After eight seasons on the ABC sitcom that […]

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‘The Terror’ Adds Real-Life Internment Camp Survivor George Takei To Its WWII-Themed Season 2 Cast

Getty Image When George Takei was a child, he and his family were sent to a Japanese-American internment camp, first in Arkansas and later in California. Following the end of World War II, Takei returned to Los Angeles, where he was born, and later became a television legend for his performance as Hikaru Sulu on […]

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Travis Knight On The Secrets Of ‘Bumblebee,’ Including A Cut Gobots Scene

Getty Image Maybe, just maybe, once the Transformers started hanging out with characters from King Arthur lore, it was time for a reset of sorts. Or, maybe it was time for a reset long before that as Michael Bay’s rude and crude version of Transformers had a way of wearing out their welcome fairly quickly. […]

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Before Hollywood Ruins Them: The 24 Sci-Fi, Tech, And Supernatural Scripts On The 2018 Black List

The 13th edition of the Black List is out, highlighting the “most liked” (not “best of”) unproduced screenplays as voted on by over 300 film executives who could choose up to 10 scripts each. So far, 446 previous Black List scripts have been produced, including On The Basis of Sex; All the Money in the […]

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Six NXT Superstars Are On Their Way To The WWE Main Roster

WWE When Raw began, the McMahons promised changes to come, including new faces. Halfway through the show, they didn’t exactly make good on that promise, but they made it more specific, by announcing which six NXT folks are headed for Raw and Smackdown. One was Lars Sullivan, whose arrival has been promised since Survivor Series, […]

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WWE’s Solution To Fixing Monday Night Raw Is Four General Managers For Some Reason

WWE raw Between the announcement that Vince McMahon would return to Monday Night Raw and rumors that WWE has “something big” planned to turn around its flagship show’s sagging viewership, The Universe was buzzing. What would it be? Vince stepping down and putting Triple H in charge? Another talent draft? The Elite? The, the Elite? […]

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This Weekend Toxic Men, Once Again, Coerced Women

This weekend Offset stormed the stage at Cardi B’s headlining set at Rolling Loud Music Festival to beg for forgiveness and reconciliation, and Meghan Markle’s dad, Thomas Markle, went on national television in Britain to complain about being “ghosted” by his daughter. The conversation around toxic masculinity has blown up on the internet, yet again, […]

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Idris Elba Offers A Straightforward Rule For How Men Can Navigate The #MeToo Movement

Getty Image No, British actor Idris Elba still isn’t in the running to play James Bond (according to Idris Elba), but that doesn’t mean the Luther star isn’t keeping himself out of the news cycle. In fact, because of the hit BBC drama’s upcoming return, the 46-year-old performer is currently doing publicity and, between repeated […]

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A Marvel Actor Gives A Promising Update On ‘Guardians Of The Galaxy, Vol. 3’

Marvel Studios While promoting her directorial debut, The Party’s Just Beginning (which she also wrote), Karen Gillan (who plays Nebula for Marvel) was asked to give an update about Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 3. You know the deal: James Gunn was fired over bad tweets, production was put on hold, cast members threatened to […]

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GLOW Is Coming To Comics In 2019

Netflix Wrestling and comics have always been closely linked, primarily by a tendency toward melodramatic storytelling and people in colorful spandex beating each other up. Actually telling wrestling stories in comic book form seems to work better these days than it used to, from Boom Studios’ current WWE fare to books like Headlocked, Ringside, and […]

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How ‘My Heart Will Go On’ Taught Me That the Holidays Are a Sham

This article originally appeared on VICE Canada. In sixth grade my class was assigned to play “My Heart Will Go On” as a part of Cherrywood Elementary’s non-­denominational holiday spectacular. Our rendition of Celine Dion’s famous power ballad would be performed on three-dollar plastic recorders. To this day, I’ve been trying to figure out the […]

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