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John Krasinski, Dan Levy, Regina King are the first ‘SNL’ hosts of 2021

Krasinski directing “A Quiet Place Part II”/Paramount Pictures(NEW YORK) — On the show’s Twitter feed, Saturday Night Live just announced the hosts and musical guests for the first three shows of the 2021 season.  John Krasinski will host the January 30th installment, with Machine Gun Kelly as the musical guest; Schitt’s Creek Emmy winner Dan Levy headlines the February 6 show, which features Phoebe Bridgers playing Studio 8H;…read more »

Disney moves ‘The King’s Man’, ‘Bob’s Burgers’ film, as COVID-19 shut-downs continue

“The King’s Man” – 20th Century Films(LOS ANGELES) — Disney has followed Sony’s suit, and on Friday steered a slew of big releases away from theaters, many of which are still shut down because of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The titles, from Disney’s acquisition of 20th Century Fox and Fox Searchlight, include the thrice-bumped Kingsman prequel The King’s Man;…read more »

“If” Chris Evans returns as Captain America, “I’d be very happy with that” says Anthony Mackie

Marvel Studios(LOS ANGELES) — It had been recently reported that Chris Evans had agreed to return to the Marvel Cinematic Universe years after he capped his Captain America career with Avengers: Endgame.  However, even as that report was met with a Tesseract-size grain of salt, with Evans himself responding on Twitter “News to me,” and a shrugging emoji, his former…read more »

Neil Patrick Harris doesn’t see an issue with straight actors playing gay characters

John Parra/Getty Images for Goldbelly(LOS ANGELES) — Neil Patrick Harris broke his silence on the debate over straight actors playing gay characters.  The A Series of Unfortunate Events star, who came out as gay in 2006, says he doesn’t see an issue. In a Thursday interview with The Sunday Times, Harris weighed in on the comments made by screenwriter Russel T. Davies, who said he…read more »

‘Babylon 5’, ‘Lost’ actress Mira Furlan dead at 65

Furlan in “Lost” – Mario Perez/Walt Disney Television via Getty Images(LOS ANGELES) — Mira Furlan, the Yugoslavian actress who appeared as the alien Delenn on the sci-fi series Babylon 5 and Danielle Rousseau on Lost, has died at 65. Although no cause of death was given, it apparently was not a surprise, as the actress left a message to fans that was…read more »

“I was just trying to keep warm!” Bernie Sanders laughs on ‘Late Night’ about his meme-ready picture

NBCUniversal(NEW YORK) — Yes, Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders is well aware of that viral photo of himself bundled up during Joe Biden’s inauguration. At least, he is now. Nearly immediately after the picture went public — with a grumpy looking Sanders, arms folded, legs crossed, his hands stuffed into comically giant crocheted mittens — it was being Photoshopped…read more »

‘Game of Thrones’ prequel, ‘Tales of Dunk and Egg’, in the works at HBO

HBO/Helen Sloane(LOS ANGELES) — Another Game of Thrones prequel, Tales of Dunk and Egg, is in early development at HBO, according to Variety. The potential show, would be based on George R. R. Martin’s series of fantasy novellas, which follow the adventures of Duncan the Tall — a.k.a. Dunk, and a young Aegon V Targaryen — a.k.a. Egg, 90 years prior to…read more »

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