Entertainment


 

HQ Trivia & Vine Co-Founder Colin Kroll Found Dead of Apparent Drug Overdose

Colin Kroll, the CEO and co-founder of the popular HQ Trivia app, was found dead early Sunday morning (Dec. 16) of a suspected drug overdose. He was 35 years old. According to TMZ, Kroll’s girlfriend called police early Sunday to do a welfare check after she was unable to get in touch with him. When police arrived at his Manhattan apartment, he was found unresponsive lying face down in his bed with drug paraphernalia nearby and pronounced dead at the scene by EMS responders, the Daily Beast repo...
Tags: Games, New York Post, Yahoo, Drugs, New York City, Tech, Mobile Apps, Pop Culture, Manhattan, Jazz, Vine, Time Magazine, EMS, The Daily Beast, Cto, Rus Yusopov


Tuesday December 18th, 2018: Cartoon #5019


Tags: Comics


Netflix’s ‘Dark Crystal’ Prequel Series Reveals First Look Photos and Star-Studded Voice Cast

Netflix is reviving a cult favorite for many children of the 1980s in the form of the prequel series The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance. The series serves as a follow-up to Jim Henson’s dark fantasy adventure The Dark Crystal from 1982, which featured some extremely impressive and immersive puppet work and production design. But don’t worry if you’ve never seen the original movie – this series is set long before the events of The Dark Crystal, telling a new epic story. Netflix has revealed...
Tags: Images, Television, Movies, Casting, Natalie Dormer, Fantasy, Netflix, Sequels, Sherlock Holmes, Mark Hamill, Billie Whitelaw, Mark Strong, Lisa Henson, Jim Henson, Rian, Gugu Mbatha Raw


Ron Howard’s ‘Grinch’ is Really About Christine Baranski Wanting to F***k the Grinch

Whatever you think of Ron Howard’s Grinch adaptation, one thing can not be denied: Christine Baranski‘s character in the film is incredibly thirsty for Jim Carrey‘s Grinch, and would very badly like to take him in her loving arms. As Christmas draws closer, let us try to remember the reason for the season: Christine Baranski being overcome with frantic lust to bang a Christmas-hating monster. What are we to make of Ron Howard’s How the Grinch Stole Christmas , 18 years after its release? T...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Features, Taylor Momsen, Jim-Carrey, Grinch, Ron-Howard, How The Grinch Stole Christmas, Howard, Martha, Cindy, Jeffrey Tambor, Seuss, Chuck Jones, Whoville, Christine Baranski


CS Interview: James Wan Takes on the DC Universe With Aquaman

BEGIN SLIDESHOW CS Interview: James Wan Takes on the DC Universe With Aquaman James Wan’s superhero epic Aquaman swims into U.S. theaters this week, and ComingSoon.net had the chance to speak to the director about his first deep dive into the DC Extended Universe. Check out our interview with Wan below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; g...
Tags: Movies, Superman, Earth, CS, Nicole Kidman, Aquaman, Jason Momoa, Jason, Robin, Arthur, Warner Bros Pictures, Steppenwolf, Zack Snyder, Dolph Lundgren, Little China, Geoff Johns


Oscars Shortlists Narrow Down the Field for Visual Effects, Documentaries, Score, Original Song & More

The Oscars are stil in the process of figuring out whether or not they’ll have a host for next year’s ceremony honoring the year in film that was 2018. But in the meantime, they still have a whole process of voting to get through in order to determine which films will be vying for nominations. The Academy has unveiled the shortlists for nine categories, including Best Original Score, Best Original Song, Best Documentary Feature, Best Visual Effects and more. Check out the Oscars nominations sho...
Tags: Movies, Awards, Denmark, Oscars, Robert Zemeckis, Academy Awards, Academy, Ralph, Mary Poppins, The Academy, Mary Poppins Returns, Dumplin, Marwen, Buster Scruggs, Marwen Welcome


Learn Deutsch with iHeartBerlin: Our New Book

It’s been nearly a month that we celebrated our relaunch and book release at Hallesches Haus. But with our Uncensored Berlin exhibition following right after we had to take a tiny break on spreading the news of our new book. “Learn Deutsch with iHeartBerlin” is our Christmas present to all those Deutsch A1 drop-outs in need for some other kind of motivation to get into the German language. We collected some of our most beloved features about the German language (such as the one about casual Germ...
Tags: Books, Fashion, Berlin, German, Humor, Deutsch, Friedrichshain, Berk Karaoglu, learning German, Stella Manouseli, Daniel-ryan Spaulding, IHB/IRL, Michalina Gorajek, Kreuzberg Hallesches Haus Tempelhofer Ufer, Mitte Soda Books Weinbergsweg, Charlottenburg LNFA Bikini Berlin Budapester Str


National Assembly wants more Welsh radio news

News about Wales should be a key condition in the awarding of local commercial radio licences according to the National Assembly’s Culture, Welsh Language and Communications Committee. It wants the UK Department of Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) to introduce regulations to ensure local commercial stations broadcasting in Wales feature Welsh specific news alongside local and UK national content. BBC network radio stations including Radio 1 and Radio 2 currently dominate the market with almost...
Tags: UK, Top, Wales, Bbc, Industry, Radio, Ofcom, Community, Committee, National Assembly, Welsh Government, DCMS, Bethan Sayed


Khloé Kardashian and Malika Haqq's Becca Cosmetics Line Is Here (and OMG, It's Beautiful)

If you've kept up with Khloé Kardashian for the 15 seasons her family has been on the air, you'll know that she and Malika Haqq go way back. Now, the best friends are teaming up with Becca Cosmetics for a collection of high-shine palettes and lipsticks. The Becca BFF Collection is coming soon, and we're ready for it. The pair has been raiding each other's makeup stashes for years. "Khloé has always had a very extensive range of makeup," Malika told POPSUGAR, "I've always played in it, and I hav...
Tags: Makeup, Celebrity, Beauty, Khloe Kardashian, Celebrity News, Khloe, Malika, Highlighters, Beauty Trends, Becca Cosmetics, Malika Haqq, Becca Cosmetics Line


Kiss Fresh in breach for Eminem swear words

Ofcom has upheld a complaint against Bauer digital station Kiss Fresh after a song by Eminem was played. The track, Lucky You (Featuring Joyner Lucas), was played complete with 13 uses of the F-word “which appeared to have been poorly masked” during half-term school holidays. One person complained saying it had “very strong language”. Bauer said that Kiss Fresh had received a radio edit of the song with the words masked, which it had added to its playlist after further editing. It said it was...
Tags: London, Top, Industry, Radio, Ofcom, Eminem, Bauer, Licensee, Joyner Lucas, Kiss Fresh


Apple Signs Fast and Furious Director Justin Lin to Overall TV Deal

Apple signs Fast and Furious director Justin Lin to overall TV deal Filmmaker Justin Lin has inked a deal with Apple for an exclusive overall TV development pact. According to Variety, Lin’s Perfect Storm Entertainment banner will create content exclusively for Apple’s upcoming streaming service. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cm...
Tags: Apple, TV, Movies, TV News, Tokyo, Cbs, Justin Lin, Lin, Sony Pictures TV, CBS Scorpion, Apple Signs Fast, Apple Lin


Water Cooler: Spider-Man, Venom, Birdbox, Love Simon, Aquaman, Ben Is Back, Bumblebee, Destroyer, Free Solo, Love Actually & Happy as Lazzaro

On the December 17, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman , senior writer Ben Pearson , and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about what they’ve been watching at the Water Cooler. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Play , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL if you need it). Opening Banter : What a...
Tags: Movies, Chelsea, Anna, Disneyland, Roma, Chris, Peter, Ben, Brad, Jacob, Ben Pearson, John Wick, Lazzaro, Chelsea Market, Peter Sciretta, Jacob Hall


DC Collectibles Artists Alley Holiday Line Unboxing

BEGIN SLIDESHOW DC Collectibles Artists Alley Holiday Line Unboxing DC Collectibles has provided ComingSoon.net with the chance to unbox three brand new DC Collectibles Artists Alley statues, featuring Batgirl, The Flash and Nightwing. Check out these vinyl figures in our DC Collectibles gallery below, along with previously reviewed items! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptA...
Tags: Toys, Movies, Dc Comics, US, Batgirl, Collectibles, Extras, ComingSoon, Movie News, Dc Collectibles, Chris Uminga, DC Artists Alley, Mike Mignola Batman, Sho Murase, DC Collectibles Artists Alley


ComingSoon’s IF YOU LIKE THIS… Superhero Edition

BEGIN SLIDESHOW ComingSoon’s IF YOU LIKE THIS… Superhero Edition This Christmas movie season sees the launch of both DC’s Aquaman and Sony’s Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse, both worthy entries into the superhero pantheon. With that in mind, we present the latest installment in ComingSoon.net’s new regular feature IF YOU LIKE THIS… and this edition focuses on Superhero films. Check out our selections in the gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStan...
Tags: Movies, Sony, Superheroes, Batman, Deadpool, Movie News, If You Like This


‘Star Trek: Discovery’ Featurette: What to Expect in Season 2

Season 2 of Star Trek: Discovery will look bigger, grander, and more cinematic than ever, with the crew of the CBS All Access show aiming to make the series “look as good as any version of Star Trek that had come before it.” A new Star Trek Discovery featurette, released following the newest trailer for season 2, delves into the making of the more expensive-looking season as well as the new plot threads following the introduction of Captain Pike (Anson Mount) and what’s going on with young, bea...
Tags: Television, Movies, Sci-fi, Toronto, Discovery, Spock, Cbs, Cbs All Access, Kirk, Pike, Alex Kurtzman, U S S Enterprise, Star-Trek, Anson Mount, Star Trek Discovery, U S S Discovery


Chilling Adventures of Sabrina Renewed for 16 More Episodes

Chilling Adventures of Sabrina renewed for 16 more episodes Less than a few weeks after debuting the first trailer for the highly anticipated second season of its adaptation of the hit Archie comic, Netflix has announced a renewal of Chilling Adventures of Sabrina for 16 more episodes to be split up in two parts! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Netflix, TV News, Vancouver, Kiernan Shipka, Cw, Archie, Ross Lynch, Sabrina, Richard Coyle, Bronson Pinchot, Shipka, Roberto Aguirre Sacasa, Warner Bros Television


Freeform Developing Series Based on The Turn of the Screw

Freeform developing series based on The Turn of the Screw Deadline reports that Freeform is developing a new series adaptation based on author Henry James’ 1898 horror novella The Turn of the Screw. The supernatural series will be set in the modern times with Alexandra McNally (Under the Dome) set to pen the pilot’s script. RELATED: Showtime To Develop Horror Series Based On Scott Thomas’ Kill Creek The Turn of the Screw is co-created by McNally and Josh Berman (CSI). It is a twisty Gothic...
Tags: TV, Movies, Horror, Elizabeth Banks, Showtime, TV News, Sony Pictures Television, Henry James, Freeform, Patty, Elena, Berman, McNally, COLLIER, Bainbridge Island, Dome


YouTube’s Latest Wayne Trailer Takes A Unique Look at Young Love

YouTube’s latest Wayne trailer takes a unique look at young love The YouTube original series Wayne is a teenage coming-of-age story told only the way the writers of Deadpool could help tell it. In the latest trailer for the series, which premieres on YouTube Premium on January 16, takes the typical girl-next-door trope and completely turns it on its head. You can check out the trailer in the post below! In this gritty and sometimes bloody tale, fifteen-year-old Wayne sets out on a dirt bike ...
Tags: TV, Movies, Youtube, Deadpool, Orlando, Pontiac, Wayne, KAT, Alfie, Mark McKenna, ComingSoon, Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick Deadpool Zombieland, TV Trailers, YouTube Premium, Ciara Bravo Big Time Rush Red Band Society


5 Things Revealed on #RHOA Season 11, Episode 7 ‘Sisterhood of The Traveling Peaches’ + Watch Full Video…

The Real Housewives of Atlanta’s 7th episode of the 11th season aired last night (December 16, 2018). Last week’s ‘Boobs & Bourbon’ couple’s event brought out quite a bit of shade. [FLASHBACK: 5 Things Revealed on RHOA Season 11, Episode 6 ‘Whining & Dining’ + Watch Full Video…] This week’s episode is titled ‘sisterhood of the traveling peaches’ as the ladies embark on a trip to Florida. Bravo synopsis: A newly pregnant Porsha works at Dennis’ restaurant in an attempt to win over his mother’s a...
Tags: Featured, Celebrities, News, Atlanta, Rhoa, Eva, Dennis, Marlo, Gregg, Nene Leakes, Kandi Burruss, Destin Florida, Kim Zolciak, Kandi, Atlanta Gossip, Cynthia Bailey


‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Swings to the Top of the Box Office with $35 Million Debut

This has been the year of Marvel Comics at the box office, and not just because of the success of Marvel Studios and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Beyond the success of Avengers: Infinity War, Black Panther and Ant-Man and the Wasp, movies like Deadpool 2 and Venom have raked in a lot of dough as well, and now one more has landed on top of the box office. Sony’s animated Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse debuted in theaters this past weekend, and while it didn’t light the box office on fire, t...
Tags: Movies, Spider-Man, Fox, Clint Eastwood, Sony, Box Office, Universal, Deadpool, Grinch, The Mule, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Warner Brothers, Ralph, Warner Bros Pictures, Seuss


Final ‘Kingdom Hearts 3’ Trailer is Full of Disney and Pixar Cameos, and Angst

This is it, everyone. The wait is finally over. How do we know? The final Kingdom Hearts 3 trailer is out, putting an end to the constant stream of trailers (but no release date) that Square Enix has been dropping for the past five years. We’re a little more than a month out from the release of the long-awaited Kingdom Hearts 3 and to celebrate that momentous occasion, Square Enix has debuted the most cameo and spoiler-filled trailer yet. Sora tangles with some dastardly foes, both familiar and...
Tags: Movies, Video Games, Disney, Pixar, Square Enix, Kingdom Hearts, Don, Roxas, Disney/Pixar, Sora, Utada Hikaru, Kingdom Hearts 3, Pixar Cameos, Xion, Dream Drop Distance


‘Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse’ Almost Introduced Australian Spider-Man

Last weekend’s release of Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse unleashed a handful of new superpowered Spider-People who had never been seen on the big screen before. In fact, many of them were characters who fans thought they’d probably never see in a Spider-Man movie, let alone on screen with each other alongside Peter Parker and Miles Morales. But there’s (at least) one version of Spider-Man who was considered for an appearance in the movie, but ended up being abandoned: Australian Spider-Man. ...
Tags: New York, Movies, Spider-Man, Earth, Animation, Sony, Chris Miller, Phil, Brooklyn New York, Rothman, Peter Parker, Miles Morales, Eric Bana, Comic Book/Superhero, Bob Persichetti, Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse


Reprising Flugennock's Latest'n'Greatest: "...or Democracy Gets It!"

A cartoon repeat, but with new commentary, from Mike Flugennock, DC's anarchist cartoonist. "...or Democracy Gets It!" http://sinkers.org/stage/?p=2646 In case you haven't noticed, the smell of 2020 is already in the air – on Twitter, the Left-punching Donut accounts are out punching the Left, the Sanders-punching Donuts are out punching Bernie, and they're all out pimping the Democratic Party because... democracy. Basically, if you're not voting Democratic, you hate...
Tags: Comics, Donuts, Democratic Party, Bernie, Mike Rhode, Mike Flugennock


Hot Toys Aquaman Figure in Iconic Suit Revealed

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Hot Toys Aquaman figure in iconic suit revealed “A Son of the Land and a Son of the Seas…” Ahead of Aquaman’s upcoming theatrical release this Friday, Hot Toys has released the images of their 1/6th scale collectible figure of Aquaman wearing his iconic super suit. The release date for new action figure hasn’t been yet announced. Check out the full gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptA...
Tags: Movies, Aquaman, Jason Momoa, Hot Toys, Extras, ComingSoon, Movie News, Arthur Curry Aquaman


OPEN POST: Who Is #RHOA Nene Leakes Referring To In This Shady Post?!?

Nene Leakes of The Real Housewives of Atlanta is fresh off of a huge celebratory birthday weekend, but if her recent tweets are any indication, she’s feeling ‘somekindaway’ about one of her “close friends”. But who on earth could it be?!? [Disclaimer: This is an open post. This post will not be censored or moderated. Disqus may automatically moderate certain words considered offensive. There are no rules in ‘Open Posts’ so enter at your own risk.] (more…) Related Posts Vacation Pics: Th...
Tags: Celebrities, News, Instagram, Atlanta, Philippines, Nene Leakes, Kim Zolciak, Atlanta Gossip, Cynthia Bailey, The Real Housewives of Atlanta, Phaedra Parks, Real Housewives Of Atlanta Party


Annabelle 3 Wraps Production

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Annabelle 3 wraps production Still Photographer Justin Lubin took to Instagram to reveal that production has officially wrapped on Annabelle 3 the sixth film in The Conjuring Universe. Directed by Gary Dauberman, the film is set to debut July 3, 2019. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { ...
Tags: Movies, Instagram, Horror, Ed, Annabelle, ComingSoon, Movie News, James Wan, Judy Warren, Justin Lubin, John R Leonetti, Gary Dauberman, David F Sandberg, Patrick Wilson Vera Farmiga, Dauberman, Madison Iseman


if you are finding out about an alleged secret through a mass market paperback, odds are it's not PROBABLY not really a secret

archive - contact - sexy exciting merchandise - search - about ← previous December 17th, 2018 next December 17th, 2018: TIME TRAVEL BANDANAS HAVE ARRIVED!!– Ryan
Tags: Comics


Amblin Entertainment is Turning Akira Kurosawa’s Classic ‘Rashomon’ Into a TV Show

A Rashomon TV show is in the works at Amblin Entertainment, proving once again that no property, not even an acclaimed classic, is safe. Read more about the new adaptation of director Akira Kurosawa‘s 1950 masterpiece below, which is being described as a “dramatic mystery thriller series.” Kurosawa’s movie is almost universally hailed as one of the premiere pieces of Japanese cinema, and it’s widely considered one of the best films ever made. The most memorable aspect of the movie, aside from...
Tags: Television, Movies, Drama, Adaptation, Akira Kurosawa, Kylo Ren, Frank, Kurosawa, Luke, Mark Canton, Canton, Rashomon, Darryl Frank, Justin Falvey, Amblin Entertainment, Toshiro Mifune


First Trailer for Richard Linklater's Film 'Where'd You Go, Bernadette'

"She didn't just vanish!" Annapurna Pictures has released the fun, first trailer for Richard Linklater's latest film, called Where'd You Go, Bernadette, adapted from Maria Semple's novel of the same name. The film is about a missing woman, as the title hints at. After her anxiety-ridden mother disappears, 15-year-old Bee does everything she can to track her down, discovering details about her troubled past in the process. Newcomer Emma Nelson stars as Bee, with an impressive ensemble cast in...
Tags: Movies, Trailer, Richard Linklater, Laurence Fishburne, Bee, Emma Nelson, Indies, Linklater, Bernadette, Annapurna Pictures, To Watch, Movie News, Maria Semple


The Tonight Show Will Air a Hamilton Episode in Puerto Rico

The Tonight Show will air a Hamilton episode in Puerto Rico The Tonight Show will air a special Hamilton episode from Puerto Rico on January 15. The announcement came from during Lin Manuel-Miranda’s interview with host Jimmy Fallon on last night’s episode (via Deadline). You can see the announcement in the post below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[...
Tags: TV, Movies, Jimmy Fallon, Broadway, Sony, TV News, The Tonight Show, Hamilton, Puerto Rico, Fallon, Lin Manuel Miranda, Mary Poppins, University of Puerto Rico, ComingSoon, Manuel Miranda, Gizmoduck