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Eugene Levy tears up as Steve Martin and stars pay tribute in touching video

Actor Eugene Levy won the Lifetime Achievement Award at the Newport Beach Film Festival this year, and the organizers sent him a special video to celebrate. Levy was so touched by the montage — which featured Steve Martin, Martin Short and Andrea Martin as well as the cast of comedy show “Schitt’s Creek” — that…MORE

‘Diana’ musical heading to Netflix prior to Broadway debut

With Broadway shut down because of the pandemic, shows have had to pivot. The producers of “Diana: A New Musical” about the late Diana, Princess of Wales, have announced it will premiere on Netflix next year ahead of the planned Broadway opening. The show had begun previews on March 2 and was scheduled to open…MORE

‘Project Power’ features Jamie Foxx in a fast-paced mashup

‘Project Power’ features Jamie Foxx in a fast-paced mashup

One pill makes you larger, and one pill makes you burst into flames like the Human Torch in “Project Power,” one of those Netflix action movies that probably would make some money if released into theaters. The undercooked plot works just well enough to fuel this vehicle for Jamie Foxx and Joseph Gordon-Levitt, mashing up…MORE

‘Boys State’ captures political division through the lens of future leaders

‘Boys State’ captures political division through the lens of future leaders

One of the year’s best documentaries, “Boys State” presents a fascinating look at teenagers brought together for an exercise in government, which somehow manages to unerringly encapsulate partisan divisions in the US right now. An opening medley of past participants — including Bill Clinton, Dick Cheney, Cory Booker, Rush Limbaugh and Supreme Court Justice Sam…MORE

Cardi B on her ‘nasty’ song and building her music legacy

Cardi B on her ‘nasty’ song and building her music legacy

Cardi B is over her haters and wants to embrace those who truly support her. So much so, she wants to form a community of them on OnlyFans, a paid subscription platform known for its adult and NSFW content. “I have a lot of people that claim they don’t like me,” Cardi B told CNN…MORE

How Leslie Odom Jr. fought for fair pay for his ‘Hamilton Live’ movie performance

How Leslie Odom Jr. fought for fair pay for his ‘Hamilton Live’ movie performance

Leslie Odom Jr.’s performance in “Hamilton Live” as Vice President Aaron Burr almost didn’t happen. Odom’s role in the popular musical “Hamilton” won him a Tony award. However, when it came to “Hamilton Live” for Disney+ audiences, the award-winning actor was still negotiating his salary up until the day before filming began, in order to…MORE

Prince Harry and Meghan purchase home in Santa Barbara

Prince Harry and Meghan purchase home in Santa Barbara

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have set down roots in Santa Barbara, California. A representative for the couple told CNN that they moved into the home last month. “The Duke and Duchess of Sussex moved into their family home in July of this year,” the spokesperson said in a statement. “They have settled into the…MORE

Sony Pictures to host drive-in movie screenings on studio lot

Sony Pictures to host drive-in movie screenings on studio lot

It’s a sign of the times. Sony Pictures announced on Wednesday the company will begin hosting drive-in screenings for the public on the movie studio’s lot. The screenings, to accommodate up to 75 cars, will take place starting August 14 on the Sony lot in Culver, City, California. The lineup includes some of of the…MORE

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