Acclaimed U.S. Film Director Peter Bogdanovich Dies at Age 82

Acclaimed American film director Peter Bogdanovich died of natural causes on Jan. 6 at the age of 82, his daughter Antonia said. Film director Francis Ford Coppola said in a statement to Deadline that he was “devastated” by the news …

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NBCUniversal’s Peacock to Stream All Winter Olympics Coverage Live

NBCUniversal is hoping that the 2022 Winter Olympics will help its Peacock streaming platform. The firm said on Wednesday that every event, as well as NBC’s primetime show and studio programs, will be streamed live on Peacock’s premium tier. There …

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Tobias Menzies to Star in Lincoln Assassination Series at Apple

Tobias Menzies will star in Manhunt, a short series based on the assassination of former President Abraham Lincoln.  Manhunt is based on James Swanson’s best-selling book Manhunt: The 12-Day Chase for Lincoln’s Killer. It follows Lincoln’s war secretary and friend …

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Jodie Comer Exits Ridley Scott’s Napoleon Drama ‘Kitbag’

Jodie Comer, who is presently nominated for her performance in Scott’s The Last Duel, has pulled out of Kitbag. Comer was supposed to portray Josephine opposite Joaquin Phoenix’s Bonaparte in a movie that would follow the Frenchman’s ascent on the …

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Justin Long, Augustus Prew, Andrea Bang Join ‘Dear David’ Movie Produced by BuzzFeed, Lionsgate

Justin Long, Augustus Prew, and Andrea Bang have joined the cast of BuzzFeed Studios and Lionsgate’s Dear David film. The film, which is based on the viral Twitter ghost story by former BuzzFeed employee Adam Ellis, has concluded filming and …

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Seth Meyers Tests Positive for COVID-19, Cancels Shows

Seth Meyers stated on Tuesday that he had tested positive for COVID-19 and would be canceling his Late Night broadcasts for the next week. In a message posted to Twitter, the host said he was feeling fine and would have …

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British Actress Emma Watson Accused of Anti-Semitism Over Palestinian Solidarity Post on Instagram

Former Israeli ambassador to the United Nations (UN) accused British actress Emma Watson of anti-Semitism over her Instagram post that expressed solidarity with Palestine. Watson, best known for playing Hermione Granger in the Harry Potter films, reposted on Instagram an …

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