LOS ANGELES–(PRNewswire)–Jam City, via its game studio TinyCo, FoxNext Games, and Matt Groening released a Futurama double-length podcast episode today, created by Matt Groening, David X. Cohen, and the Futurama writers. The new episode, which features the original cast and clocks in at a whopping 42-minutes in length, is now live at nerdist.com, soundcloud.com, and […]
SAN DIEGO—The stars and creators of HBO series “Game of Thrones” and “Westworld” will appear for panels and autograph signing sessions at San Diego Comic-Con at the San Diego Convention Center Friday. The “Game of Thrones” panel kicks off at 1:30 p.m. on July 21 in Hall H at the San Diego Convention Center. The […]
LOS ANGELES–The Emmy-winning comedy series “Curb Your Enthusiasm” starring Larry David, returns for its ten-episode ninth season October 1 on HBO. The show brings back cast favorites Jeff Garlin, Susie Essman and JB Smoove, among many others. Larry David created and executive produces the series with Jeff Garlin and Jeff Schaffer.
LOS ANGELES–Award-winning actress Doris Morgado will guest star in the NBC hit show “Chicago Med” March 9. Morgado will co-star with “Chicago Med” actors Nick Gehlfuss, Yaya Delcosta, Jeff Hephner, and Torrey DeVito. “Chicago Med” is an emotional thrill ride through the day-to-day chaos of the city’s most explosive hospital and the courageous team of […]
LOS ANGELES–Upon recommendation by the Sound Branch Executive Committee, the Academy’s Board of Governors voted Thursday to rescind the Sound Mixing nomination for Greg Russell from “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi” for violation of Academy campaign regulations. The decision was prompted by the discovery that Russell had called his fellow members of the […]
LOS ANGELES–Rosalind Jarrett Sepulveda, the Executive in Charge of Publicity for the Screen Actors Guild Awards, received the Les Mason Award, the highest honor the publicists can bestow on one of its own members, at the 54th annual ICG Publicists Awards. This peer award recognizes outstanding achievements and work that reflects the highest professional ideals. […]
LOS ANGELES–Award-winning singer-songwriter Cynthia Erivo is set to perform at the Governors Ball, the Academy’s official post-Oscars celebration this Sunday. Erivo will entertain the Ball’s 1,500 guests, which will include Oscar winners and nominees, show presenters and performers, and other luminaries. A U.K. native, Erivo made her Broadway debut starring as ’Celie’ in the critically […]
LOS ANGELES–Producers Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd revealed the third slate of presenters for the 89th Oscars telecast. The presenters, including past Oscar winners and nominees, are Amy Adams, Riz Ahmed, Javier Bardem, John Cho, Dwayne Johnson, Felicity Jones, Leslie Mann, Janelle Monáe, David Oyelowo, Emma Stone and Charlize Theron. “No matter who you […]
By Danny R. Johnson San Diego County News’ Entertainment News Editor LOS ANGELES – Moonlight, The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story and Beyonce were big winners at the 48th Annual NAACP Image Awards handed out over two nights. Academy Award winner Denzel Washington, EMMY winner Viola Davis, Golden Globe winner Taraji P. Henson, Terrence […]
LOS ANGELES–The 48th NAACP Image Awards kicked off January 28 with a Nominees’ Luncheon at the Loews Hollywood Hotel in Hollywood. The annual celebration honors the achievements of all of the nominees in television, motion picture, recording, literature, writing, and directing, as well as those individuals or groups who promote social justice through their creative endeavors.