One of Lucasfilm’s upcoming Star Wars features has found a new writer, with Peaky Blinders creator Steven Knight stepping in. Knight will work on a script for the project from Oscar-winning filmmaker Sharmeen Obaid-Chinoy, who also helmed episodes of Ms. Marvel. The move comes after the departures of Lost’s Damon Lindelof and up-and-coming writer Justin […]
‘Yellowjackets’ Pair Christina Ricci and Samantha Hanratty on That Brutal Misty Reveal
[This story contains spoilers from the fifth episode of Yellowjackets season two, “Two Truths and a Lie.”] An enjoyable addition to Yellowjackets for season two has been the arrival of Elijah Wood’s Walter. The oddball citizen detective has served as the perfect foil to Christina Ricci’s Misty in the present-day timeline of the Showtime series, as is […]
Regal Cinemas, National CineMedia Sign New Long-Term Deal
National CineMedia has signed a new longterm deal with Regal Cinemas, one of its founding partners, in the latest sign both companies are moving towards restructuring their struggling businesses in a recovering exhibition sector. Terms of the new 10-year exhibitor service agreement were not disclosed, but the deal will see NCM continue to exclusively offer on-screen […]
Sire Records founder Seymour Stein, who launched Madonna, passes away at 80
Stein, who helped found the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Foundation and was himself inducted into the Rock Hall in 2005, died of cancer in Los Angeles, according to a statement by his family.