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Alice Wetterlund responds to allegations against Thomas Middleditch – Deadline

Silicon Valley Former Alice Wetturlund has responded to allegations of sexual misconduct made against HBO star Thomas Middleditch. “Tried to warn you about Middleditch but noooooo,” Wetterlund tweeted on Sunday, “he’s not everyone’s favorite tinsmith that looks like a clock!” Tried to warn you about Middleditch but noooooo everyone’s favorite clock-like tinsmith! – Alice Wetterlund […]

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Stephen Colbert shares his own ‘Zack Snyder Justice League’ cup – Deadline

For DC Extended Universe fans, Thursday of last week marked a special occasion. After more than three years of waiting, Zack Snyder’s cut Justice League finally arrived on HBO Max. “Snyder walked away before the original 2017 production ended for personal reasons, and a lot of people think that’s why the movie turned out, uh, […]

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Ruby Rose Responds to Batwoman’s Overhaul of Kate Kane Character – Deadline

On Sunday, Batwoman Showrunner Caroline Dries has confirmed that actress Wallis Day will join the cast as Kate Kane, reprising the role previously held by Ruby Rose. And now, Rose has taken to Instagram to share that she is “thrilled” for Day. “I’m sorry I didn’t congratulate @wallisday yesterday,” Rose said on Instagram, responding to […]

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Complete list – Update – Deadline

The 52nd NAACP Image Awards kicked off today with the virtual announcement of their first batch of winners. The awards ceremony will conclude on March 27 with a live simulcast on the ViacomCBS networks, which will include BET, CBS, MTV, VH1, MTV2, BET HER and LOGO. Each day in between, the Image Awards will unveil […]

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California’s EDD unemployment system has been shut down several times in the past 24 hours – Deadline

“This system is a 30 year old system,” Gov. Gavin Newsom said of California’s online unemployment system after it was revealed massively flawed in a state report last September. Newsom at the time sought to define the problems in terms of outdated technology, not incompetence. Computers and the software that compose them “must be thrown […]

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Mike Lesslie to adapt Margaret Atwood’s Maddaddam to Hulu, quits ‘Battlestar Galactica’ – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Hulu Doubles Margaret Atwood’s Adaptations With TV Version Of Her Book Maddaddam in the works. It comes as the streamer is set to present Atwood’s fourth season. The Handmaid’s Tale next month and renewed the drama for a fifth season. Michael Lesslie, who was the lead writer and showrunner of AMC’s spy drama The […]

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Fox Corp. appoints Jeff Taylor General Counsel – Deadline

Jeff Taylor, who joined Fox Corp. in 2019 as executive vice president and general counsel, has been promoted to general counsel. The company has also appointed an assistant to Taylor whose role will be designed to facilitate Fox’s step up in the sports betting business. In a press release, Fox said Taylor “will oversee the […]

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Los Angeles Covid-19 Transmission Rate Rises In Recent Weeks – Deadline

“The R has been climbing steadily over the past 3 weeks,” Dr Christina Ghaly, director of the Los Angeles County Department of Health Services, said Monday. This rate is the calculated rate of Covid-19 transmission in the county. County public health director Barbara Ferrer reported in a Zoom meeting with reporters that the estimated transmission […]

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Joe Biden appoints Lina Khan to Federal Trade Commission – Deadline

Lina Khan, who played a key role on a House subcommittee that investigated an antitrust probe into big tech giants, has been appointed by President Joe Biden to serve on the Federal Trade Commission. Biden’s selection of Khan is another indication that his administration will take an aggressive approach to reviewing antitrust matters. Khan was […]

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Bron Studios appoints Juliana Janes vice president of TV development – Deadline

EXCLUSIVE: Production and finance company Bron Studios has hired Juliana Janes as vice president of development for television. She will report to Bron Studios Television Chairman David Davoli and work with him and Television Vice President Samantha Thomas to build and oversee the national development pipeline. Janes is based in Los Angeles. “Juliana’s keen sense […]

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