‘The Crown’ star Helena Bonham Carter teaches Stephen Colbert to speak like a royal

Stephen Colbert probably won’t be appearing in The Crown anytime soon, but frankly he should. Especially now that Helena Bonham Carter, who plays Princess Margaret in Season 3, has taught him how to speak with the perfect royal accent. “Basically, … Read more…

Starzplay Buys UK Rights To Spanish Erotic Thriller ‘Instinto’ & Nordic Noir ‘Sanctuary’ From Studiocanal, Lines Up ‘The Rook’

Spanish erotic thriller Instinto and Nordic Noir thriller Sanctuary are heading to streaming service Starzplay in the UK. The digital platform will launch the pair of acquisitions from Studiocanal and will launch the scripted series on December 5. Separately, Starzplay … Read more…

‘The Mandalorian,’ Baby Yoda, Boba Fett (And Elvis?) In Hero Nation index

This week’s edition of the Hero Nation Index features a look at the glorious present and the odious past of Lucasfilm’s live-action Star Wars storytelling on television.   MEET BABY YODA: The Mandolorian spearheaded the massive launch of Disney+ but the new franchise’s … Read more…

‘The Crown’ peddles subversive republican message, says royal historian

Television series “The Crown” might have won millions of fans across the globe with its dramatization of the life and reign of Britain’s Queen Elizabeth but one royal historian has accused it of peddling a subversive republican message. Reuters: Entertainment … Read more…

‘The Crown’ Season 3 completely ignored Princess Anne’s most dramatic ’70s moment

Earlier seasons of Netflix’s The Crown had it easier than Season 3. The first two installments of the period drama about the reign of Queen Elizabeth II focused primarily on the Queen Mother, Queen Elizabeth, Prince Philip, and Princess Margaret; … Read more…

Polish Prime Minister Pens Letter To Netflix Chief Reed Hastings Over “Inaccurate” Series ‘The Devil Next Door’

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki has sent a letter to Netflix CEO Reed Hastings to ask the streamer to correct a “mistake” in its doc series The Devil Next Door. The show, which premiered online last week, chronicles a Cleveland … Read more…

‘The Mandalorian’ review: Well, looks like we’re getting a 6-hour Star Wars movie

If there’s one spoiler-free word to describe episode 1 of The Mandalorian, the Star Wars live-action TV show now available on Disney+, that word would be “cinematic.” Jon Favreau, more of an auteur director than a showrunner, has given us … Read more…

Two Episodes of ‘The Mandalorian,’ Other Originals to Drop This Week as Disney Plus Goes Live

New episodes of Disney Plus original series dropped Tuesday as the streaming service went live in three countries, with second installments of “Star Wars” spinoff “The Mandalorian” and other shows set to become available just a few days later. Disney’s … Read more…

‘Game Of Thrones’ EP Frank Doelger Teams With ‘Gangs of London’s Peter Berry & ‘The Frankenstein Chronicles’ Mike Walden On ZDF Dramas

Game of Thrones exec producer Frank Doelger has teamed with Gangs of London writer Peter Berry and The Frankenstein Chronicles writer Mike Walden on a pair of drama series for Germany’s ZDF. Frank Doelger, who is creative director at Intaglio … Read more…

Netflix Boards Its First Dutch Film, War Movie ‘The Battle of the Scheldt’

Netflix continues to push into local content, producing its first Dutch film, war drama “The Battle of the Scheldt,” in partnership with local broadcasters and other backers. Alain de Levita is producing the Dutch-Belgian picture through his Levitate Film banner. … Read more…

‘The Irishman’ Lenser on How the Mind of the Killer Influenced the Cinematography

Rodrigo Prieto, who first visited Poland’s Camerimage fest in 2000 to take the top prize for “Amores perros” and later filmed “Brokeback Mountain” and “The Wolf of Wall Street,” says his cinematography in Martin Scorsese’s “The Irishman” presented challenges that … Read more…

Nicki Minaj Slammed For Saying She Prefers White Media Coverage Over ‘The Blacks’

Nicki Minaj is catching heat for tweeting that she prefers white media while slamming “the blacks” who she believes bully her online. In a since-delete tweet, Minaj feels “white ppl” treat her better than “the blacks” who call who out about … Read more…

Newsweek Conversations: ‘The View’ Host Sunny Hostin Opens Up About Real Name And New TV Series

Newsweek SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

Donald Trump Jr. and Kimberly Guilfoyle face a barrage of tough questions on ‘The View’

During a somewhat combative episode, Megan McCain asked the president’s son about the “pain” his family has caused. Reliable Source SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of … Read more…

‘The Pickup Artist’ Goes Inside the Sleazy World of Men Who Try to Manipulate Women into Bed

A concise disclaimer runs at the beginning of the new documentary The Pickup Game, premiering in New York on Nov. 8. “This documentary includes a number of ‘pickup’ techniques and strategies,” it reads. “These have been included for discussion and … Read more…

A&E postpones ‘The Devil Next Door,’ a series about abuse allegations at North Carolina church

The six-episode series was scheduled to debut Tuesday. Arts and Entertainment SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American … Read more…

Former ‘The Chi’ Actor Jason Mitchell Denies Sexual Misconduct Claims

Source: FayesVision/WENN.com / WENN Actor Jason Mitchell is speaking out against sexual assault allegations that were made against him earlier this year. On Monday (Nov. 4) during his interview with New York’s Power 105.1 The Breakfast Club, Jason Mitchell took time … Read more…

Simon Cowell Preps ‘The X Factor: The Band’; ITV Talent Format Comes Ahead Of Little Mix-Fronted BBC Rival

Simon Cowell is preparing a new version of The X Factor featuring bands to rival a BBC format starring British pop stars Little Mix. The music impresario is set to launch The X Factor: The Band, a spin-off of the … Read more…

‘The Affair’ Finale: Sarah Treem Explains The Payoff For The Five Season Journey Of Noah & Helen Solloway

SPOILERS AHEAD: Showtime’s The Affair finished its five season run tonight, with the series’ co-creator and guiding creative voice Sarah Treem making her directorial debut on the finale. Treem took 90 minutes to stitch back together the fractured Solloway clan, … Read more…

Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, Anja Taylor-Joy, Bill Skarsgård, Willem Dafoe In Talks To Lead ‘The Northman’ From Robert Eggers

BREAKING: Robert Eggers, the director behind the critically acclaimed horror film, The Witch, has potentially assembled a starry cast for his latest project, The Northman, set up at New Regency. Oscar-winner Nicole Kidman, Alexander Skarsgård, The Witch’s Anja Taylor-Joy, Bill Skarsgård, … Read more…

UK Genre Firm Adds Two For AFM Slate; ‘The Favourite’ Backer Screen Ireland Ups Funding; Tobias Lindholm Series Heads To BBC, RTL — Global Briefs

EXCLUSIVE: UK genre sales firm Devilworks has added two titles to its slate for the upcoming American Film Market. Matteo Rolleri’s outfit has boarded world sales rights to U.S. supernatural horror The Special by B. Harrison Smith (Death House) about … Read more…

One star of ‘The Witcher’ wants us to stop comparing Netflix’s new show to ‘Game of Thrones’

If you do even a cursory search for articles and blog posts about Netflix’s forthcoming fantasy series The Witcher, starring Henry Cavill as monster hunter Geralt of Rivia, you’ll be confronted with at least one comparison over and over again. … Read more…

Linda Sarsour: Jared Kushner ‘the last person’ to bring peace to Palestinian-Israeli conflict

Yahoo SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX discount prescription card and save up to 80% off of your medicine! SPECIAL DONATION REQUEST UPDATE: Please help American Consultants Rx achieve it’s biggest goal yet of donating over … Read more…

‘The Irishman’ Takes Bows At New York Film Festival World Premiere – Update

UPDATED at 12:15AM PT with reactions and detail. In The Irishman, mobbed-up characters in need of protection talk about needing “bodies” – shorthand slang for bodyguards – to watch their backs. Plenty of bodies patrolled Friday’s after-party for director Martin … Read more…

Martin Scorsese’s ‘The Irishman’: A Bloody, Epic Masterpiece—and Al Pacino’s Greatest Performance in Years

Between its gargantuan runtime (209 minutes), its reunion of his signature stars (Robert De Niro and Joe Pesci, alongside Al Pacino), and its reality-based gangster story—involving the mysterious 1975 disappearance of International Brotherhood of Teamsters union leader Jimmy Hoffa—The Irishman … Read more…

Brazil’s Jair Bolsonaro Defends Deforestation: ‘The Amazon Is Not Being Devastated’

The Brazilian president delivered a fiery nationalist speech at a U.N. General Assembly focused on the climate crisis. Latino Voices – Latino News, Entertainment, Style and Culture BEST DEAL UPDATES: SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: Click today to request your free ACRX … Read more…

Jeannie And “The Real” Hosts Speak On Critics Of Her Relationship With Jeezy: “They Act Like He The Only Black Man Out There!”

Source: Nicky Nelson/WENN.com / WENN Ever since TV personality Jeannie Mai and rapper Jeezy made their relationship official last month, people have had a lot to say about their pairing, good and bad. But the 40-year-old is more focused on … Read more…

Lastor, ‘The Endless Trench’s’ Irusoin, Malmo Team for Mikel Gurrea’s ‘Suro’ (EXCLUSIVE)

SAN SEBASTIAN – Barcelona-based Lastor Media and Malmo Pictures have teamed with San Sebastian’s Irusoin to produce “Suro” (The Cork), the feature debut of Mikel Gurrea and a product of San Sebastian’s Ikusmira Berriak program. The film stars Laia Costa, … Read more…