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00:12 2019-07-24

Watch: Scarlett Johansson, Sam Rockwell appear in 1st 'JoJo Rabbit' trailer New Zealand filmmaker Taika Waititi spoofs Nazi dictator Adolf Hitler in a trailer released Tuesday for his new movie "JoJo Rabbit," starring Scarlett Johansson and Sam Rockwell....
23:48 2019-07-23

‘Stranger Things’ season 4 could run into a problem with Winona Ryder Stranger Things is easily one of the most popular shows in Netflix history and the company isn’t done with it just yet. A few days ago we learned that season 4 will start filming soon, which mig...
23:24 2019-07-23

Sylvester Stallone has 'zero ownership' of 'Rocky' franchise Sylvester Stallone believes his ultimate legacy is Rocky Balboa, but he will forever regret not owning the rights to the beloved boxer, nor the franchise itself....
22:48 2019-07-23

Valerie Harper's husband says doctors are recommending hospice care, explains why he ‘can’t’ and ‘won’t’ Valerie Harper's husband, Tony Cacciotti, recently revealed that doctors have recommended he put the "Mary Tyler Moore Show" star -- who has been battling cancer -- in hospice care. ...
22:48 2019-07-23

Another country radio host to interview Pete Buttigieg after Cumulus spiked earlier sit-down After country radio conglomerate Cumulus nixed an interview one of its hosts conducted with presidential hopeful Pete Buttigieg, a radio host from Indiana told Fox News he's nailing down an interview ...
22:48 2019-07-23

Lifetime to follow up on ‘Surviving R. Kelly’ docu-series Lifetime has ordered “Surviving R. Kelly: The Aftermath,” a four-part series with interviews of new survivors and experts on the case, the network announced Tuesday...
22:36 2019-07-23

Police: Man intending to visit Taylor Swift’s home arrested Police in Rhode Island have arrested an Iowa man they say intended to visit singer Taylor Swift’s beachfront mansion in the state and was carrying a backpack containing items commonly used in burglari...
22:36 2019-07-23

2019’s “Board Game of the Year” goes to Just One Enlarge / The 2019 Spiel des Jahres nominees. (credit: Spiel des Jahres) Of the many “board game of the year” awards handed out each year, the most prestigious is unquestionably the "Spiel des Jahre...
21:48 2019-07-23

We’ve got our first peek at S4 of The Expanse and an airdate: December 13 It's back! The long-awaited fourth season of The Expanse returns on its new network, Amazon Prime. Amazon Prime has released the first teaser for the upcoming fourth season of the beloved science fi...
21:48 2019-07-23

Big Wreck announces new album, North American tour with 34 Canadian dates The band, now a trio, will dedicate their Aug. 9 concert to late-rhythm guitarist, Brian Doherty, who died after a lengthy battle with cancer last month....
21:24 2019-07-23

‘Bachelor in Paradise’ teases first same-sex hookup “The Bachelor” franchise might finally have its first same-sex couple. In a trailer for the upcoming season of “Bachelor in Paradise,” contestant Demi Burnett is seen making ou...
20:48 2019-07-23

MTV VMA nominees 2019: Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande lead the list It will be a battle of the pop princesses when the 2019 MTV Video Music Awards go down next month. Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande lead the nominees for this year’s VMAs, which were announced Tue...
20:48 2019-07-23

‘Surviving R. Kelly’ team to produce ‘Surviving Jeffrey Epstein’ series Lifetime is following up its hit docuseries “Surviving R. Kelly” with a similar show called “Surviving Jeffrey Epstein.” The project will center around convicted pedophile Epst...
20:48 2019-07-23

Lisa Rinna says daughter's mental health struggles were caused by childhood infection Reality TV star Lisa Rinna said Monday that her daughter’s recently revealed struggles with mental health were triggered by an “extreme” infection during her childhood years. ...
20:36 2019-07-23

Matt Damon, Ben Affleck draw social media side-eye for upcoming rape, revenge-themed film 'The Last Duel' Matt Damon and Ben Affleck are collaborating with Ridley Scott on the upcoming "The Last Duel," and the project is already rubbing some fans the wrong way....
20:36 2019-07-23

Liberal 'View' hosts blast #MeToo 'witch hunt' and 'political hit' that led to Dem Al Franken's resignation "View" host Whoopi Goldberg derided the #MeToo movement's rush to judgement and apparent aversion towards due process for former Sen. Al Franken, D-Minn., before his resignation in 2017....
20:36 2019-07-23

'Bachelor in Paradise' trailer feature franchise's first same-sex relationship The first trailer for the latest season of "Bachelor in Paradise" dropped on Monday night and featured the ABC dating show's first same-sex romantic encounter. ...
20:36 2019-07-23

Thomas Rhett helps cancer survivor complete bucket list by taking selfie with her onstage "Everybody, this is Madison and she's my new favourite human being on the planet," the singer said after inviting an 11-year-old fan on stage for a selfie....
20:00 2019-07-23

Shawn Mendes gets new tattoo based on fan’s Twitter photo The 'Señorita' singer liked a fan's Photoshopped image of him with the tattoo so much that he spontaneously decided to make it part of his body permanently....
20:00 2019-07-23

Taylor Swift, Ariana Grande lead MTV VMA nominations Taylor Swift and Ariana Grande each received 10 nominations for the MTV Video Music Awards (VMA) on Tuesday, leading the race in the youth-orientated awards show, which this year includes two new cate...
20:00 2019-07-23

'The Great Hack' dissects Cambridge Analytica and the rise of big data The abuses associated with big data have become regular headline fodder, and the repercussions of the Cambridge Analytica/Facebook scandal continue to be adjudicated. "The Great Hack" does an admirabl...
19:36 2019-07-23

Line Of Duty's 'Ted Hastings' in talks to record album As much-loved anti-corruption officer Ted Hastings in Line Of Duty, the memes of actor Adrian Dunbar were prolific on social media during the last series - especially a tuneful mash-up of his famous "...
19:36 2019-07-23

Injured Fast & Furious 9 stuntman in 'induced coma' A stuntman who suffered a serious head injury on the set of Fast & Furious 9 was put into an induced coma after being airlifted to hospital, his fiance has said....
19:36 2019-07-23

Inside the Las Vegas Show That Turned Elvis’ Career Around By the end of the 1960s, Elvis Presley’s career was in disrepair — treading water in a sea of bad movies, records that no longer made the charts and a decade of increasing irrelevance in t...
19:12 2019-07-23

Junichi Masuda Reminds People: Game Freak Makes The Pokémon Games Quick! Who has made the mainline Pokémon games? That’s right, Game Freak. But some people think the answer is Nintendo. According to Junichi Masuda, lots of people do....
18:48 2019-07-23

Japanese And Taiwanese Flags Removed From Maverick's Jacket In New Top Gun Top Gun: Maverick takes place decades after the original film, but in the trailer (and promotional poster), Maverick dons his old leather jacket. It might look like it’s the same as the one in the ori...
18:48 2019-07-23

Check Out The First Switch Controller With A Headphone Jack Is it weird that I hadn’t noticed before now that no existing controller for the Nintendo Switch included an audio jack so I could plug in a pair of headphones? Not counting the Switch itself, of cour...
18:48 2019-07-23

The New Lego Ideas Treehouse Has Leaves Made Of Real Plants Last year, the Lego Group started making flowers, trees, and shrubs out of plant-based polyethylene using sustainably sourced sugarcane. I can’t imagine a better use for all of those plant plastic par...
18:48 2019-07-23

Tetris Effect Looks Stunning On PC Tetris Effect blends the world of visionary studio Enhance with the time-tested, near-perfect rules of Tetris for a euphoric sensory experience. I reviewed it last year for the PlayStation 4, and toda...
18:48 2019-07-23

The Inevitable Dead Or Alive 6 Swimsuit DLC Is Here It’s been nearly five months since the release of Dead or Alive 6. Five months full of solid fighting with few distractions outside of some crossover characters and pirate and wedding costumes. Enough...
18:48 2019-07-23

Nvidia Geforce RTX 2080 Super Review: Just A Bit Of A Boost Following the recent release of the GeForce RTX 2060 Super and 2070 Super, we have the final piece in Nvidia’s Super puzzle. Coming in at the same $700 price point as its predecessor, the new RTX 2080...
18:48 2019-07-23

I Brought My Switch To A House Full Of Kids And All Hell Broke Loose I’m visiting my twin sister in Texas this week, where she has a lot of cool stuff: a swimming pool, the world’s most perfect dog, two horses, and my four nieces and nephews, aged 5 to 11. I have one v...
18:48 2019-07-23

Here's All Our San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Coverage in One Handy Location San Diego Comic-Con 2019 has come and gone and, oh, gosh, was that a convention! With writers and video people on the ground in San Diego and a team of intrepid writers at home, we spent all weekend c...
18:48 2019-07-23

Lake Bell reveals her second home birth was traumatic Lake Bell had a rewarding and healthy home birth with her with her daughter in 2014. But when she did a second home birth with her son, it didn't go as planned....
18:12 2019-07-23

Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift lead MTV VMA nominations Ladies rule the 2019 Video Music Award nominations, with Ariana Grande and Taylor Swift leading this year's list of contenders for the annual MTV award show at 10 nominations each....
18:12 2019-07-23

Watch: Cynthia Erivo plays Harriet Tubman in first 'Harriet' trailer Harriet Tubman (Cynthia Erivo) escapes slavery and joins the Underground Railroad in the film "Harriet," co-starring Leslie Odom, Jr., and Janelle Monae....
17:36 2019-07-23

Nvidia RTX 2080 Super hands-on: The result when AMD is out of striking distance It's neither bird nor plane, but rather a new RTX Super GPU from Nvidia. Behold: the RTX 2080 Super, shipping as of today. [credit: Nvidia ...
16:24 2019-07-23

Vogue Williams: Race training is tough but being a mother is harder Model Vogue Williams has said that preparing for charity horse race the Magnolia Cup has been a "great challenge" — but joked it is child's play compared with the demands of looking after her 10-month...
15:36 2019-07-23

|WATCH:ZodwaWabantuknockedonastranger'sdoorandaskedtotakeabath,theyprayedforher Controversial local entertainer Zodwa Wabantu, attended the Dundee July and when she could not find a place to bathe, she knocked on a stranger's door....
15:24 2019-07-23

|WATCH:CharlesandCamillameetKingGoodwillZwelethiniandQueenPumioftheZuluroyalfamily Prince Charles, The Duchess of Cornwall, King Goodwill Zwelethini and Queen Pumi met on Monday to mark the 140th anniversary of the Anglo-Zulu War and The Battle of Rorke's Drift....
15:24 2019-07-23

Paz de la Huerta meets with DA again over Harvey Weinstein case Paz de la Huerta met with Manhattan prosecutors on Monday to discuss her rape allegations against Harvey Weinstein — and her lawyer told Page Six she’s expected back in the district attorney’s office ...
14:48 2019-07-23

Alex Trebek celebrates 79th birthday with friends, family amid ongoing battle with stage 4 pancreatic cancer “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek celebrated his 79th birthday with friends, family and well-wishers amid his ongoing battle with stage 4 pancreatic cancer....
14:48 2019-07-23

Watch: Quentin Tarantino says he 'won't disappear' after 10th movie Oscar winner Quentin Tarantino said he still plans to stop directing at 10 movies, but doesn't intend to vanish entirely from the entertainment industry....
14:36 2019-07-23

In photos: Daniel Radcliffe turns 30: A look back Actor Daniel Radcliffe, known best for his work in the "Harry Potter" film franchise and multiple stints on Broadway, including "Equus" and "How to Succeed in Business," turns 30 on July 23, 2019. Her...
14:36 2019-07-23

Marianne Williamson says she wants a 'Department of Peace' as POTUS Spiritual guru and 2020 presidential candidate Marianne Williamson called for a "Department of Peace" during her Monday night appearance on "The Late Show."...
12:24 2019-07-23

Val Kilmer delivers speech at UN after lengthy battle with throat cancer: reports Top Gun’s Val Kilmer delivered a speech at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City over the weekend after taking a step out of the spotlight for several years due to his battle with throat ca...
12:24 2019-07-23

Margot Robbie, Brad Pitt and Leonardo DiCaprio 'cut through' Jimmy Kimmel monologue Margot Robbie, Brad Pitt  and Leonardo DiCaprio interrupted Jimmy Kimmel’s monologue during his late night show Monday on their way to the “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood” movie premiere across the str...
12:24 2019-07-23

‘Lassie’ star Jon Provost says Timmy was never trapped in a well: ‘We just don’t know where that came from’ Jon Provost received his big acting break at 2-years-old and would go on to work with some of Hollywood’s biggest stars — including TV’s most famous canine....
12:24 2019-07-23

Cory Booker knocks Trump, refers to him as an 'elderly, out-of-shape man' Sen. Cory Booker, D-N.J. took some personal shots at President Trump while discussing civility in politics during his Monday night appearance on "Late Night with Seth Meyers."...
12:24 2019-07-23

|NastyConperformingatRockingtheDaisies:'I'mgoingtosurprisethem' The local rapper who is currently one of the most streamed artists in the country spoke to Channel24 about being one of the headliners at the festival....
11:00 2019-07-23

|'TheLionKing'makesaroaringR24.5matthelocalboxoffice This past weekend, cinemagoers across the country flocked to welcome back to the big screen iconic characters and delivered Disney’s 'The Lion King' to the top of the box office....
11:00 2019-07-23

This awesome ‘Stranger Things’ Easter Egg might make you shed a few tears If you haven’t watched the third season of Stranger Things yet, it’s definitely worth moving to the top of your watch list. The third season is arguably the best of the entire series, whic...
08:12 2019-07-23

‘The Lion King’s’ young Simba and Nala discuss becoming cinematic royalty JD McCrary and Shahadi Wright Joseph carry the first half of Disney's photorealistic remake, which had the eighth-best opening weekend of all time at the domestic box office....
08:01 2019-07-23

Ryan Adams breaks silence after abuse allegations: ‘I have a lot to say’ "I’ve lost friends who have passed away in this time of self reflection and silence. I can’t be like that. There’s been too much that mattered," Ryan Adams wrote....
06:12 2019-07-23

Conleth Hill of ‘Game of Thrones’ says reaction to Season 8 was a ‘media-led hate campaign’ The Lord Varys actor addressed some of the controversy surrounding an interview he conducted about the harshly received finale season of 'Game of Thrones' at Comic-Con 2019....
06:12 2019-07-23

Netflix is targeting a huge new audience with its next big content push Netflix is eating up an increasingly large share of entertainment consumption time for Americans, who now have more choices than ever about what to binge. Much of users’ favorite content on the ...
05:00 2019-07-23

Tom Hanks sings as Fred Rogers in first trailer for biopic 'A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood' Tom Hanks portrays treasured children’s TV host Fred Rogers in the first trailer for “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood” and serenades viewers with the iconic song, “Won’t you be my neighbor?”...
04:12 2019-07-23

Former Miss Michigan Kathy Zhu stripped of 2019 title says ‘toxic’ cancel culture to blame for ousting Miss Michigan was stripped of her crown on Friday after Miss World America was made aware of a number of controversial tweets which surfaced on social media following her victory....
04:12 2019-07-23

Vogue editor Anna Wintour sidesteps question about Melania Trump's style, discusses Michelle Obama instead When interviewer Anne McElvoy asked Anna Wintour her thoughts about Melania Trump's recent fashion choices, the Vogue editor-in-chief answered the question by praising former first lady, Michelle Obam...
04:12 2019-07-23

Former WWE wrestler, actor says he'd 'power bomb' President Trump if he could Former WWE Superstar and Hollywood actor Dave Bautista says if he could deliver the "Bautista Bomb," his signature wresting move, to one person in the world that he would deliver it to President Donal...
04:12 2019-07-23

Serial killer Todd Kohlhepp the subject of limited series ‘Devil Unchained’ on Investigation Discovery A three-part limited series from Investigation Discovery will examine the dramatic rescue of a woman locked inside of a shipping container and ‘chained like a dog’ by a serial killer....
04:12 2019-07-23

Kim Zolciak-Biermann says 'police are now involved' after daughter Brielle claims family was kicked off flight Kim Zolciak-Biermann says "police are now involved" after the reality star's daughter, Brielle, claimed a Delta employee kicked their family off of a recent flight from Los Angeles to Atlanta....
04:12 2019-07-23

New York to block fake German heiress’ Netflix deal: reports Prosecutors have asked a New York judge to prevent the con artist Anna Sorokin from cashing in on a Netflix production expected to highlight the extravagant ruse that landed the woman who posed as a G...
04:12 2019-07-23

SAG-AFTRA announces plans to standardize on-set intimacy coordinators SAG-AFTRA announced on Sunday their plan to work with Alicia Rodis, the associate director and co-founder of Intimacy Directors International (IDI), to create a set of guidelines to try to prevent sex...
02:48 2019-07-23

Art Neville, New Orleans funk musician, dead at 81 Art Neville, a New Orleans music icon and founding member of the Neville Brothers and The Meters, died on Monday, according to a statement released by his longtime manager, Kent Sorrell. He was 81....
02:48 2019-07-23

Kristen Bell makes us root for Chidi and Eleanor all over again At the conclusion of its third season, "The Good Place" left its mismatched soul mates Eleanor and Chidi in a very bad place indeed. But Kristen Bell's here to re-kindle your hopes and dreams for the ...
02:48 2019-07-23

Valkyrie is now the first LGBTQ Marvel movie superhero, but she's been bi forever Asgardian warrior Valkyrie is now officially the first LGBTQ superhero in the Marvel cinematic universe. And who better to blast this barrier with a Freudian crotch cannon than real-life LGBTQ icon Te...
02:48 2019-07-23

Fighting Game Community Mourns Death Of Prominent Louisiana Player A weekend that was supposed to be full of fun and excitement took a decidedly tragic turn when it was announced that fighting game competitor Bryand “Krucial B” McIntosh, 34, passed away shortly after...
02:12 2019-07-23

Marvel's Grandmaster Figure Perfectly Captures Jeff Goldblum's Goofy Charm Forget Ian Malcom from Jurassic Park or Independence Day’s David Levison with his sweet-ass grappling hook and energy shield. Now there’s a superior Jeff Goldblum action figure in the form of Marvel’s...
02:12 2019-07-23

My Overpowered Dota Underlords Build Makes Me Feel Like A Glorious Scumbag It’s another week in the world of Dota Underlords, which means there’s been yet another drastic balance shift that’s turned the still-early Auto-Chess-alike on its head and scattered pieces all over t...
02:12 2019-07-23

Protect Your Pin Collection With These Affordable Locking Backs Do you collect enamel pins? If so, you’ve probably noticed that the soft backs that usually come with them can be removed all too easily. Get these locking backs instead to keep them secure....
02:12 2019-07-23

Destiny Players Are Getting Fed Up With A Ridiculous Grenade Launcher Quest For months, hardcore Destiny 2 players have been trying to scale their way up to a seemingly impossible mountaintop. The Mountaintop, in fact… because that’s the name of a Legendary grenade launcher i...
02:12 2019-07-23

Nintendo Responds To Sufferers Of Joy-Con Drift Although it’s been an issue for some players since shortly after launch, recently more and more Switch owners have been talking about their issues with “Joy-Con drift,” a condition where the joystick ...
02:12 2019-07-23

This Celebrity Friendship Makes So Much Sense When You Realize It’s Stranger Things Season 3 Come to Life At first glance, David Harbour and Patton Oswalt may seem like your regular old, run-of-the-mill celebrity buddies. But it turns out that their friendship may have a Stranger Things connection that ev...
00:24 2019-07-23

A Guide to the Many Setbacks That Have Plagued the Bond 25 Production In recent weeks, Bond 25 has attracted scrutiny after reports that British actor Lashana Lynch will take over the alias of 007 from Daniel Craig, who has said that this film will be his last playing t...
00:24 2019-07-23

Forget Game of Thrones. Orange Is the New Black Is the Most Important TV Show of the Decade “Prison is just not as romantic as all those ’70s exploitation movies made it out to be,” Nicky Nichols, an inmate played by Natasha Lyonne, says to Alex Vause (Laura Prepon) in the ...
00:24 2019-07-23

Gagging through the ‘Cats’ trailer with sardines After the “Cats” trailer was dragged online for being accidentally creepy, New York Post staffers took this gag-inducing challenge. Every time the dancing felines made them feel uncomforta...
00:12 2019-07-23

‘Another Life’ star Katee Sackhoff is cool always playing badasses Former “Battlestar Galactica” star Katee Sackhoff is returning to space after a 10-year absence. “After ‘Battlestar Galactica’ it was really daunting for me to go back into this genre,” says Sackhoff,...
00:12 2019-07-23

Jonathan Groff to lead ‘Little Shop of Horrors’ off-Broadway revival And it goes uptown! “Little Shop of Horrors,” the proudly weird sci-fi musical comedy with music by Alan Menken and book and lyrics by Howard Ashman, is getting its first proper off-Broadway revival s...
00:12 2019-07-23

Lil Nas X ties Billboard record set by Mariah, ‘Despacito’ Lil Nas X has taken his horse to the old town road and ridden it to the top of the Billboard charts for 16 weeks, tying a record set by Mariah Carey and Luis Fonsi...
00:01 2019-07-23

Assassin’s Creed Odyssey’s Final Paid Expansion Is Terrific If You Like The Weird Stuff The most dedicated players of 2009’s Assassin’s Creed II could stray from the Italian Renaissance adventures of Ezio Auditore to solve puzzles that unlocked a 37-second video of a naked Adam and Eve r...
00:00 2019-07-23

Sigma vs. Sigma: The Comparison We Had To Make A new hero is coming to Overwatch: the robot-suit wearing, evil scientist Sigma. His chunky robo-bod and nefarious allusions to power and control raise an important question: Is this the same Sigma fr...
00:00 2019-07-23

|DeniseZimbarevealsherbaby'snameandit's... South African actress Denise Zimba has revealed the name of her newborn and spoke about the difficulties she experiences during pregnancy in an Instagram post...
23:24 2019-07-22

AMD exec: Nvidia fell for our double bluff Enlarge / AMD's Scott Herkelman explains to HotHardware how he "jebaited" Nvidia. (credit: 2.5 Geeks) Earlier this month, AMD Radeon VP Scott Herkelman tweeted a single, cryptic word: jebaited. If y...
21:48 2019-07-22

The New Sims 4 Stories Feature Has Me Making Sims I'd Never Create On My Own Making Sims can take a long time. You have to hand-pick their personality traits and lifetime ambitions, which means you actually have to sit down and think about a particular character to play. That ...
21:36 2019-07-22

Glitch Allows 4 Spider-Mans In One Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Party Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 has only been out for a couple of days, and already players have figured out how to break it in their favor. Using a glitch in the game’s Infinity challenge system, players ...
21:36 2019-07-22

Overwatch's New Hero Is Sigma, An Astrophysicist Who Doesn't Know He's A 'Living Weapon' After a series of teases that culminated in the apparent demise of Overwatch director Jeff Kaplan, Blizzard has revealed the game’s latest hero. His name is Sigma, and he has the power to see math. Al...
21:36 2019-07-22

Here's Why The Witcher Auditioned 207 Other Guys for Geralt When Henry Cavill Was Right There When Netflix revealed it was making a television adaptation of The Witcher, Henry Cavill immediately wanted in. However, producers still auditioned over 200 actors for Geralt before choosing him for t...
21:36 2019-07-22

The Video Game Industry Can't Go On Like This At about this time next year, we’ll have a pretty good idea of what the next generation of video games will look like. New consoles will likely be shown off, bold new streaming initiatives will begin ...
21:36 2019-07-22

Streamer Apologizes For Throwing Her Cat Natalia Mogollon, who streams under the name “Alinity Divine” on Twitch, was playing Apex Legends on camera on July 18 when she took her cat from off her desk and threw it behind her, a clip that soon...
21:36 2019-07-22

'Top Gun' cuts Taiwan flag from Tom Cruise's jacket A new trailer for the sequel of 1986 blockbuster "Top Gun" is stirring up controversy after it shows Tom Cruise putting on the iconic bomber jacket he wore in the original film — but with two key chan...
21:00 2019-07-22

'The Lion King' sinks its teeth into critic-audience divide As "The Lion King" counts up receipts from a big opening weekend while still licking its wounds from negative reviews, you can almost hear the familiar murmurs -- that critics are "out of step" with t...
21:00 2019-07-22

Tom Hanks is absolutely perfect as Mister Rogers in new movie trailer Just in time for a Monday, Sony has released the first trailer for the upcoming film about the late Fred Rogers, "A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood....
21:00 2019-07-22

The first ‘Black Widow’ trailer was shown behind closed doors at Comic-Con – here’s what happens Marvel Studios had a busy panel at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, where it unveiled its plans for the next phase of MCU adventures. We’re looking at five new movie releases through November 2021, as ...
20:36 2019-07-22

Shannen Doherty to appear in ‘Riverdale’ premiere to honour Luke Perry "I am deeply honoured to pay tribute to Luke on 'Riverdale,'" Shannen Doherty wrote. "The care in which this show takes in honoring his memory is beautiful."...
20:00 2019-07-22

Marvel reveals MCU ‘Phase 4’ plans: female Thor, Blade, Shang-Chi, Doctor Strange and more Following 'Spider-Man: Far From Home' — the Phase 3 ending of the Marvel Cinematic Universe — Marvel has just announced 11 more projects, starting with a 'Black Widow' film....
20:00 2019-07-22

2020 Democrat bemoans identity politics, says it's being used to 'tear people apart' Rep. Tulsi Gabbard, D-Hawaii, said identity politics are being weaponized to purposely divide the country and called for unity during an appearance on "The View" Monday. ...
19:24 2019-07-22

New Concept Art Reveals Our First Look at Black Widow's Taskmaster When some concrete info on the Black Widow solo film finally dropped last night at San Diego Comic-Con, all the hints pointed toward Taskmaster, a dude with the power to instantly replicate any physic...
19:12 2019-07-22

I Braved A Heat Wave For A Desolate Harry Potter: Wizards Unite Event Harry Potter: Wizards Unite had its first Community Day this past Saturday. There was a heat wave in my area, but I headed out to play the game anyway. Ever since Wizards Unite came out, I haven’t run...
19:12 2019-07-22

Nicole Kidman says Keith Urban's lyrics 'she's a maniac in the bed' are 'a little embarrassing' Nicole Kidman doesn't like to give Keith Urban rules when it comes to his music, but there was a recent song penned by her country crooner husband that made the actress blush....
18:48 2019-07-22

MCU Phase 4 will have no Avengers, Guardians, or Spider-Man movies Over the weekend, Marvel unveiled its MCU Phase 4 lineup for the following two years, with five new films and five TV series set to premiere from May 1st, 2020 through November 5th, 2021. Marvel also ...
18:36 2019-07-22

‘Beautiful Day’ trailer: First look at Tom Hanks as Mister Rogers Do you buy “the nicest guy in Hollywood” as Mister Rogers? The first trailer for “A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood,” the new Fred Rogers biopic, premiered Monday, and it fea...
18:24 2019-07-22

Let's settle the Doritos debate: Nacho Cheese vs. Cool Ranch Doritos are arguably the most successful Mexican-American fusion product modern society has witnessed. One doesn’t immediately think Mexico, but of course, Doritos begins with the base product of frie...
18:24 2019-07-22

Master of the Fan Encounter Keanu Reeves Has Pulled the Most Keanu Reeves Move Imaginable Beloved celebrity mystic and all-around superhuman Keanu Reeves has delighted people again with his latest random act of kindness. He dropped by a fan’s house in Slidell, Louisiana on Wednesday ...
18:12 2019-07-22

‘Nothing Lasts Forever.’ Quentin Tarantino on Sharon Tate, Once Upon a Time … in Hollywood and Retirement Quentin Tarantino’s ninth film, Once Upon a Time in … Hollywood, covers a lot of territory in three acts, all set in the Los Angeles of 1969 just as Charles Manson was working his sicko s...
18:12 2019-07-22

‘Game of Thrones’ actor: It’s the media’s fault everybody thinks season 8 was crap Two days before Friday’s much-anticipated Game of Thrones panel — and fresh off scooping up an Emmy nod for ‘outstanding writing’ for Games of Thrones’ Season 8 finale &m...
17:48 2019-07-22

‘Project Runway’ may be done for good after ratings dip The Bravo reality show — which aims to find the next big thing in fashion — failed to get an Emmy nod for the first time in its 15-year run as ratings have plunged by half year on year....
17:36 2019-07-22

‘Nanny and the Professor’ star Juliet Mills explains why an on-screen romance with Richard Long never happened Juliet Mills, who famously played British nanny Phoebe Figalilly in “Nanny and the Professor,” still wonders why her on-screen chemistry with Richard Long (Professor Everett) didn’t play a bigger role...
17:12 2019-07-22

Vogue slammed for linking Sharon Tate murder with 1960s beauty trend Vogue has been slammed by beauty fans after posting on Instagram linking the Manson Family mass murders with the latest fashion trend in a "f---ing sick" promotion....
17:12 2019-07-22

Brandi Carlile calls out NRA, sexism in country music in new song 'Cowgirls' Brandi Carlile called out the country music community for its pro-gun stances, alleged sexism and lack of female stars in the genre in a scathing new song, "Cowgirls."...
17:12 2019-07-22

A New Set Of Pre-Cataclysm Challenges Is Live In Anthem Over the weekend, BioWare’s loot shooter Anthem received a new set of Challenges called “The Oncoming Storm.” They appear to be a precursor to the game’s big upcoming Cataclysm event, which will intro...
16:24 2019-07-22

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Ever-Expanding Video Game Pin C Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: My Ever-Expanding Video Game Pin Collection • Video Games Taught Me How To Fail • I Need To Bust Out Some Pen And Paper For Super Mari...
16:24 2019-07-22

Fans Are Trying To Remake Dino Crisis In Unreal Engine 4 Debuting 20 years ago this month in Japan, Capcom’s short-lived Dino Crisis series asked, “What if dinosaurs instead of zombies?” Now, some fans have taken it upon themselves to remake Dino Crisis usi...
16:24 2019-07-22

With a wide smile for his mom, Prince George turns 6 Prince George is turning 6 and Kensington Palace is marking the occasion by releasing three new photos of the future king taken by mother Kate, the Duchess of Cambridge...
15:24 2019-07-22

Fans Mourn The Kyoto Animation Tragedy Last week, a fire set at Kyoto Animation left dozens injured and thirty-four people dead. There has been an outpouring of support from fans around the world. In Kyoto, some fans have been bringing flo...
13:24 2019-07-22

Man Allegedly Stole $13,900 Worth of Duel Masters Cards, Gets Arrested A thirty-three-year-old man has been arrested by the Tokyo police after he allegedly stole 34 Duel Masters cards worth 1.5 million yen ($13,907)....
13:24 2019-07-22

Beverly Hills 90210 star to appear in Luke Perry tribute Beverly Hills 90210 star Shannen Doherty will play tribute to her former co-star Luke Perry with an appearance in Riverdale, the show he starred in before his death....
12:36 2019-07-22

‘Big Little Lies’ finale: Nicole Kidman rips Meryl Streep to shreds An underwhelming series finale of HBO’s “Big Little Lies” was highlighted by the evisceration of Mary Louise Wright (Meryl Streep) on the witness stand by her daughter-in-law Celeste...
08:36 2019-07-22

Pete Buttigieg sat for an interview with a popular country radio host. But now it won’t air. After the Democratic presidential candidate did an interview with Blair Garner in Nashville, Cumulus Media said the segments couldn't air on its country stations....
08:12 2019-07-22

Robert Morgenthau, longest-serving Manhattan DA, dies at 99 Former Manhattan district attorney and federal prosecutor Robert Morgenthau, who spent more than three decades going after mob kingpins and drug-dealing killers, has died...
08:12 2019-07-22

'Black Widow' cast drops hints about the superhero's ledger Despite the super-spy's prominent appearances in seven Marvel films to date, the secrets of the Black Widow's backstory have remained in the shadows....
08:00 2019-07-22

The Russo brothers share the past obsessions fueling their filmmaking As they close a chapter -- for now, at least -- on shaping the Marvel Cinematic Universe's of-the-moment mythology, Joe and Anthony Russo are enjoying a bit of a victory lap, while still keeping an ey...
08:00 2019-07-22

'Big Little Lies' finale explores the cost of keeping secrets Nothing about "Big Little Lies" demanded an encore, although the casting of Meryl Streep -- and reuniting of the big-name cast -- provoked understandable excitement about the return of the Emmy-winnin...
08:00 2019-07-22

Fallout 4's Kojima Easter Egg Was Hidden Inside A System Shock Easter Egg Joel Burgess, currently at Ubisoft, previously worked on Fallout 4 at Bethesda, and this week shared a very elaborate Easter egg (or, to be more accurate, series of Easter eggs hidden within each othe...
06:48 2019-07-22

Some Cosplay From Germany's Biggest Anime Con DoKomi is Germany’s biggest anime show, with over 45,000 people turning up in Düsseldorf last month for video games, panels, music acts and cosplay....
06:48 2019-07-22

‘The Lion King’ tops box office in Disney-dominated summer “We’ve had a spectacular run this weekend,” said Cathleen Taff, Disney’s president of distribution. “We really did know we had something special with (“The Lion King”) given its popularity with fans o...
01:24 2019-07-22

Guy Completes GoldenEye's First Level Using A Piano “Person plays video game with weird controller” is not a new thing, I know, but I love this clip of Jackson Parodi playing GoldenEye on piano because in addition to looking impressive, it sounds lovel...
01:12 2019-07-22

The Witcher, Watchmen, Westworld 3, and all the hot new trailers from Comic-Con 2019 San Diego Comic-Con 2019 is the biggest event of the season, and we’ve seen a ton of news from the show this year. Marvel Studios’ Hall H presentation is easily one of the most hotly antic...
01:00 2019-07-22

The Week In Games: Once Again, It's Time To Kill Some Nazis It feels like only yesterday that I played through the last Wolfenstein game and now a new one is almost here. Wolfenstein: Youngblood is a smaller spin-off starring BJ’s two daughters. I can’t wait t...
00:36 2019-07-22

Michigan pageant winner ousted after tweets about Muslims The Miss World America organization has stripped its Michigan pageant winner of her title, which she says was because of tweets she made about Muslims and blacks...
23:00 2019-07-21

Trump's bail offer for jailed rapper A$AP Rocky rings hollow in Sweden President Donald Trump said he spoke with Sweden’s prime minister Saturday about jailed rapper A$AP Rocky and “offered to personally vouch for his bail,” a hollow offer in a criminal justice system th...
22:36 2019-07-21

HGTV hit 'Windy City Rehab' at war with Chicago over construction permits, jeopardizing series: report The popular HGTV show "Windy City Rehab" is in trouble with Chicago officials over construction permits. If the disputes are not resolved, it could jeopardize the future of one of the highest-rated sh...
22:36 2019-07-21

Justin Bieber calls out Trump for helping A$AP Rocky but not letting 'kids out of cages' Justin Bieber called out President Donald Trump for helping to free rapper A$AP Rocky from prison in Sweden but seeming to care much less for children being detained at the border....
22:36 2019-07-21

Ryan Adams breaks silence after sexual misconduct allegations, suggests musical comeback Ryan Adams spoke out for the first time in months following a flurry of sexual misconduct and emotional abuse allegations he faced in a bombshell New York Times report in February, hinting that he was...
22:36 2019-07-21

Lori Loughlin's home life calming down following 'initial shock' of college admissions scandal bust Lori Loughlin is enjoying a newfound calm at home for the first time since she and husband Mossimo Giannulli were busted in the nationwide college admissions scandal in March....
22:36 2019-07-21

Marvel Proved at Comic Con That Killing Off the Avengers Was a Great Decision This post contains spoilers for Avengers: Endgame. RIP Iron Man. And Black Widow. And Vision. And Captain America’s youth. And Thor’s cocky confidence. The original Avengers lineup will be...
21:12 2019-07-21

The New Mode In Ghost Recon Wildlands Is A Small-Scale Spin On The Battle Royale Formula Ghost Recon Wildlands is getting a sequel later this year, so most fans and Ubisoft will move on to that next game. But before that happens, Ubisoft has released one last major update for the game whi...
21:12 2019-07-21

Everything We Learned From Marvel's Hall H Panel Marvel’s back in Hall H after a short hiatus and it’s brought an incredible amount of news to celebrate its return. From the cast of The Eternals film, to details on Black Widow’s last (?) hurrah, to ...
21:12 2019-07-21

Box office: 'The Lion King' rules with $185 million debut LOS ANGELES, (Variety.com) - Simba and Mufasa reigned supreme this weekend as Disney's "The Lion King" dominated box office charts. Director Jon Favreau's remake of the animated classic collected a ma...
20:24 2019-07-21

Sunday Comics: Avoid The Obvious Joke Hello! It’s time for Kotaku’s Sunday Comics, your weekly roundup of the best webcomics. The images enlarge if you click on the magnifying glass icon....
18:24 2019-07-21

A Modder Has Spent Years Adding Spider-Man Into GTA San Andreas J16D is a modder who has created a lot of different mods for Grand Theft Auto San Andreas. But one particular idea has been lodged in their brain since at least 2015. J16D has been working on and impr...
18:24 2019-07-21

Marvel just revealed 14 new MCU Phase 4 movies and series that’ll be released starting next year Avengers: Endgame and Spider-Man: Far From Home are already in our rearview mirrors, which means we can finally focus on what’s happening next in the MCU. We’ve known for a while that Marv...
18:00 2019-07-21

Everything new coming to Netflix this week, and everything leaving (week of July 21) The month of major Netflix originals continues this week as Orange is the New Black returns for its seventh and final season. The prison dramedy helped put Netflix on the map way back in 2013 as a gen...
18:00 2019-07-21

Game of Thrones goes on a Victory Lap—and an Apology Tour Enlarge / You know nothing, Jon Snow—like, maybe wear a hat when conditions are freezing in the North. Even if it musses up your luscious locks. (credit: HBO) Hey. So, um, remember the end of Game o...
17:24 2019-07-21

You can’t copyright a cocktail, so what’s a creative bartender to do? Enlarge / Welcome to the conference, this is the 10am panel. Can we interest you in a Dark 'n' Stormy®? (credit: Nathan Mattise) NEW ORLEANS—Anyone who fancies themselves a fan of cocktails knows th...
17:24 2019-07-21

Justin Bieber has a question for President Trump Justin Bieber supports President Donald Trump's decision to help rapper A$AP Rocky, who is currently in the custody of Swedish police. But the "What Do You Mean" singer thinks others could benefit fro...
17:00 2019-07-21

'Avengers: Endgame' passes 'Avatar' to become the highest-grossing film ever "Avengers: Endgame," the Disney and Marvel blockbuster, will move past "Avatar" on the list of all-time highest grossing films on Sunday in its 13th weekend of release, Disney reported Saturday night....
17:00 2019-07-21

Mahershala Ali to star in 'Blade' for Marvel Marvel made a host of super announcements at its panel at Comic-Con International in San Diego on Saturday, but saved arguably the biggest news on Phase 4 for last....
17:00 2019-07-21

Jolie in 'Eternals', Ali as 'Blade' highlight Marvel's star-studded slate Walt Disney Co's Marvel Studios on Saturday unveiled a star-packed slate of superhero films for the next two years that includes Angelina Jolie in "The Eternals," Mahershala Ali in a remake of "Blade"...
13:24 2019-07-21

‘Avengers: Endgame’ just beat ‘Avatar’ at the box office, becoming the highest-grossing movie of all time In spite of its stunning opening weekend haul, it seemed like Avengers: Endgame might not be able to dethrone Avatar and become the highest-grossing movie of all time. Marvel a few weeks ago re-relea...
13:24 2019-07-21

Actor from ‘Lara Croft: Tomb Raider’ sequel is stabbed onstage in China: report A well-known Hong Kong actor suffered a deep gash to his abdomen and a hand injury Saturday when a knife-wielding suspect attacked him onstage at a promotional event in China, according to a report....
12:12 2019-07-21

Richard Pryor’s daughter, Rain Pryor, to run for council seat in Baltimore: report Rain Pryor, daughter of the late comedian Richard Pryor, spent part of her 50th birthday last week filing paperwork to run for a city council seat in Baltimore, according to a report...
12:12 2019-07-21

CBS goes dark for 6.5M customers as contract talks with AT&T break down Amid tense contract negotiations between CBS and AT&T, the network went dark for 6.5 million DirecTV, U-verse and DirecTV Now customers across the country Saturday....
12:12 2019-07-21

Marvel confirms Angelina Jolie, Richard Madden for 'Eternals' at Comic Con Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige revealed the schedule for the next 10 Marvel Cinematic Universe projects Saturday during a San Diego Comic Con panel....
11:12 2019-07-21

Once again, engage: Picard trailer feels like the next Next Generation "Engage!" Yes, that's what Sir Patrick Stewart says in this moment, and yes, it's as delightful in action as that sounds. [credit: CBS ...
10:48 2019-07-21

Natalie Portman will be Thor and Marvel’s other Comic-Con surprises SAN DIEGO — “Avengers: Endgame” may have closed a chapter in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, but the blockbuster factory is not slowing down and only expanding in scope and diversity. Marve...
10:12 2019-07-21

|SAChoiropensaboutupabouttheir'America'sGotTalent'journey:'It'saboutrepresentingthecountry' Channel24 caught up with the members of the Ndlovu Youth Choir at an intimate breakfast in Sandton. The group, who originate from Limpopo, have now made it through to the live rounds of America's Got ...
08:48 2019-07-21

Freya Ridings on her new album, Adele comparisons, and Peppa Pig On the cusp of possibly the biggest moment of her life, the release of her debut album, Freya Ridings was facing the heart-in-your-mouth panic of realising she had potentially lost all the ideas she h...
05:48 2019-07-21

Mario Maker Contest: Short And Sweet “Brevity is the soul of wit.” This is a famous line written by some dude named Shakespeare. Anyways, what it basically means is the best Mario Maker levels don’t waste your time. They are short, sweet...
04:36 2019-07-21

Video Games That Let You Travel To The Moon This weekend marks the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 mission and the Moon landing. Five decades ago, NASA used old computers and a lot of math to send men to the moon and bring them back....
04:36 2019-07-21

Fortnite's Giant Monster And Robot Finally Fought Today was the long-awaited battle between Fortnite’s giant monster, Cattus, and giant robot, Doggus. It was pretty much what players expected, but it sure was dramatic....
04:36 2019-07-21

16 Years Later, Players Still Can't Figure Out This Futurama Easter Egg When talking about Easter egg in video games most people focus on the ones that have already been found. Hidden levels, weapons, text or cutscenes. Stuff like that. But there are some Easter eggs that...
04:36 2019-07-21

'Shop Contest: Switch Lites For Everyone, Winners! The new Switch console, the Switch Lite, looks like a pretty piece of candy. I want one, even though I don’t need one. I assumed others felt this way, so I asked you wonderful people to hand out Swit...
04:36 2019-07-21

'Star Trek' favorites to return with Patrick Stewart in 'Picard' The upcoming "Star Trek" series about Jean-Luc Picard will reunite the beloved starship commander with android officer Data and other characters from the long-running space franchise, the cast reveale...
04:12 2019-07-21

ESPN reasserts political talk policy after attack on Trump ESPN is reminding employees of the network’s policy to avoid talking politics after radio show host Dan Le Batard criticized President Donald Trump and the network itself on air...
01:12 2019-07-21

President Trump will 'personally vouch' for jailed rapper Rocky A$AP U.S. President Donald Trump said Saturday he spoke to Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven about the detainment of rapper A$AP Rocky in Lofven's country....
01:00 2019-07-21

‘The Boys’ star Antony Starr dishes on edgy new superhero show If Superman was real, he’d be a megalomaniac using his powers for personal ends. That’s the premise of “The Boys,” a new satiric Amazon series created by Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg and Erik Kripke (“Su...
01:00 2019-07-21

'Modern Family' star Sarah Hyland responds to Instagram troll who criticized engagement ring videos “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland, who recently announced her engagement to former “Bachelorette” contestant Wells Adams, has no time for trolls — especially those who criticize her new sparkler. ...
23:36 2019-07-20

Trump says he 'vouches' for detained U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky's release in Sweden U.S. President Donald Trump said on Saturday that he would vouch for the bail of detained American rapper A$AP Rocky, who was arrested in Sweden in connection with a street fight that occurred in June...
22:24 2019-07-20

Here’s What We Learned From the Game of Thrones Panel at Comic-Con 2019 Game of Thrones may be over, but that doesn’t mean that fans don’t still have some lingering questions about the show’s eighth and final season. And during the highly-anticipated Gam...
22:24 2019-07-20

‘sMothered’ finale sneak peek: Cher and Dawn clash Sunday on TLC It’s almost time for sMother’s Day. TLC’s “sMothered” season finale airs Sunday — and we’ve got an exclusive sneak peek at a blowup between Cher Hubsher and her mom, Dawn. The realit...
21:48 2019-07-20

Hack leads to strange tweets, web posts from London police The official Twitter account of London’s Metropolitan Police Service has been briefly hacked, leading to a number of unusual tweets from the force, also known as Scotland Yard...
21:24 2019-07-20

Trump offers to guarantee A$AP Rocky’s bail in Sweden U.S. President Donald Trump said he spoke with Sweden’s prime minister Saturday about jailed rapper A$AP Rocky and “offered to personally vouch for his bail.”...
21:24 2019-07-20

14 trailers you need to watch this week: The Witcher, Top Gun 2, It: Chapter Two, and more It’s finally the weekend we’ve all been waiting for, the weekend Disney’s live-action version of its critically acclaimed The Lion King hits theaters. The film will probably oblitera...
21:01 2019-07-20

‘Avengers: Endgame’ directors thought about giving Captain America a gruesome death Joe and Anthony Russo whipped up a ton of news to cap off the week, which is no surprise considering the Avengers: Endgame co-directors were on hand for a panel Friday at Comic-Con and revealed a numb...
21:01 2019-07-20

Beauty queen, a Trump fan, dethroned after conservative views ruled 'insensitive,' she says A beauty queen known for her pro-Trump conservative views was stripped of her Miss Michigan title and dismissed from the Miss World America pageant this week after the organization found her social me...
20:36 2019-07-20

Elizabeth Hurley's son Damian wins multi-million dollar inheritance battle: report Elizabeth Hurley’s son Damian will inherit some of his dad’s multi-million family fortune – despite his grandad’s attempt to cut him out, reports claims....
20:36 2019-07-20

The new Terminator board game is actually worth your time Welcome to Ars Cardboard, our weekend look at tabletop games! Check out our complete board gaming coverage at cardboard.arstechnica.com. Even Terminator has a board game now. In the “golden age...
20:36 2019-07-20

Operation Avalanche, the only good conspiracy—fake the Moon landing, get promoted [credit: Zapruder Films ] With this weekend's 50th anniversary of the Moon landing, it's worth remembering mos...
20:36 2019-07-20

Nobody Wants To Use The Patrick Controller Hello! This week we fight Thanos with our friends, prepare for some Gears of War beta action, discover what a flattened Pikachu looks like, play a hellish Mario Maker course and worry about our dear f...
18:12 2019-07-20

Goomy Is Just The Worst Dragon Every Pokemon is interesting and worth talking about. I don’t play a ton of Pokemon, but I do enjoy the universe and I love learning more about the creatures in it. So, Here’s Another Pokemon! It’s Go...
18:12 2019-07-20

Trump says Swedish prime minister assures him U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky will be treated fairly U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that Swedish Prime Minister Stefan Lofven has assured him that American citizen and rapper A$AP Rocky will be treated fairly....
17:12 2019-07-20

OZY Fest canceled due to NYC heatwave OZY Fest, a two-day music and cultural event set for New York's Central Park, was canceled due to this weekend's anticipated heatwave, organizers said....
16:24 2019-07-20

Hong Kong actor Simon Yam stabbed on stage in China An unknown assailant stabbed Hong Kong actor Simon Yam on Saturday during a promotional event in mainland China but Yam's injuries were not life-threatening, Chinese state media reported....
15:12 2019-07-20

Tips For Playing Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order is here, and there’s a lot to it. There are more than 30 different characters at launch, each with different abilities and skills to juggle, and menu after ...
10:48 2019-07-20

Three Incredible Mario Kart Wii Shortcut Glitches Discovered Within 24 Hours Mario Kart Wii remains the best-selling game in the series, and despite being over a decade old, players are still discovering new secrets hidden deep inside its 32 courses. Just last week, three new ...
10:48 2019-07-20

Watch Goichi Suda Tell Me Absolutely Nothing About No More Heroes 3 Less than an hour after releasing a two-and-a-half-minute teaser for No More Heroes 3 last month, Grasshopper Manufacture CEO Goichi Suda graciously agreed to sit down with me for one hour and answer ...
10:48 2019-07-20

Meet The Pixel Artist Recreating Breath of The Wild Scenes In 8-Bit On Tuesday, Instagram user ncxaesthetic began uploading a series of “screenshots” in which he took iconic scenes from The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild and rendered them in the 8-bit pixel art s...
10:48 2019-07-20

Fan Makes NES John Wick Game And It's Really Hard Keanu Reeves’ “John Wick” character appeared in Fortnite earlier this year, and has a strategy game called John Wick Hex coming sometime in the future. But if you don’t feel like waiting, there’s now ...
10:48 2019-07-20

Last Year’s Underdogs Now Have A Shot At This Year’s Call Of Duty Championship Colt “Havok” McLendon watched the 2018 Call of Duty World League Championship from home. This year, his team could go all the way to the finals....
10:48 2019-07-20

Fortnite Leakers Band Together To Swear Off Spoiling This Weekend's Big Event In these days of rampant data mining, few things are ever truly surprises. Even Fortnite’s seemingly endless parade of (often literal) bashes isn’t immune, with big moments like the Tilted-Towers-leve...
10:48 2019-07-20

Shaun Ryder on early nights, hair loss, and watching Watership Down with Bez Shaun Ryder wants to know what day it is. His brow furrows as he does some quick working out on his fingers. "Wednesday? Wednesday! Coronation Street! Brilliant."...
08:48 2019-07-20

'The View' co-host awkwardly confuses John Hickenlooper with Jay Inslee during interview Things took an awkward turn on the "The View" when a host confused its guest, former Gov. John Hickenlooper, D-Colo, with fellow 2020 presidential candidate Gov. Jay Inslee, D-Wash. ...
07:12 2019-07-20

Rapper A$AP Rocky Has Been in a Swedish Jail for Two Weeks. Here’s Why and Here’s Who’s Working to Get Him Out After American rapper A$AP Rocky was detained in Sweden earlier this month on a preliminary charge of assault, high-profile celebrities and politicians rushed to his defense — with President Don...
06:24 2019-07-20

Do the Women of Big Little Lies Have a Case? We Asked the Experts The final episode of season 2 of Big Little Lies, airing on July 21, has a lot of questions left to answer. But the biggest one viewers expect the hit HBO show to address is this: Will the titular ...
06:24 2019-07-20

‘Fortnite’ is branching out into original video programming In a letter to shareholders earlier this year, Netflix acknowledged what might have seemed at the time like a surprising fact: “We compete with (and lose to) Fortnite more than HBO,” the s...
05:12 2019-07-20

As streaming services multiply, here’s what they have to offer If you thought 500 shows was a lot to digest, the era of surplus TV is about to get even bigger. First there was Netflix, Hulu and Amazon. Now, a slew of new streaming services are coming, and your fa...
04:00 2019-07-20

A massive $70 million Netflix deal may finally lure Eddie Murphy back to stand-up comedy For years, veteran comics like Neal Brennan and Chris Rock have lamented the fact that Eddie Murphy has been on a prolonged hiatus from the stand-up game. Though Murphy never addressed his absence fro...
02:48 2019-07-20

Brazil leader seeks greater control over cinema industry Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro says he wants a “filter” on the country’s audiovisual production, possibly limiting public funding to projects his administration deems fit...
02:00 2019-07-20

‘Big Little Lies’ star Denis O’Hare breaks down finale courtroom battle Big Little Lies | Sunday, 9 p.m., HBO The Perry Wright (Alexander Skarsgård) murder investigation and custody hearing of his twin sons both reach a climax on the “Big Little Lies” season finale. After...
01:48 2019-07-20

Blizzard’s bad-news year continues with another co-founder’s departure Enlarge (credit: Blizzard Entertainment) Frank Pearce, one of Blizzard Entertainment's three original founding staffers, announced his intention to leave the game-making company on Friday, effective...
01:00 2019-07-20

Aisha Tyler knows the best bars in NYC for a pub crawl Comedian and actress Aisha Tyler lives in Los Angeles, but calls herself a “New York commuter,” since she often comes to the city for work. She wrapped filming the final season of CBS’ “Criminal Minds...
00:48 2019-07-20

Trump administration is working to free A$AP Rocky from Swedish custody Rocky, a platinum-selling, Grammy-nominated artist whose real name is Rakim Mayers, has been behind bars since early this month as Swedish police investigate a fight he was allegedly involved in in St...
00:24 2019-07-20

Orange is the New Black Made TV—and Me—Gay In 2013, my need to binge the first season of Orange is the New Black felt so urgent that I couldn’t wait for WiFi to be installed in my new apartment to watch it on TV—so I streamed it on...
23:12 2019-07-19

Veronica Mars Is the Best TV Revival Since Twin Peaks Stories don’t really end anymore. As long as there’s earning potential in them, they get revived or rebooted or upgraded to multiplatform universes. Yet for every hundred unnecessary seque...
23:12 2019-07-19

7 Insane Scenes That Wound Up Getting Cut From Avengers: Endgame During a Friday panel at San Diego Comic-Con, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame writers Stephen McFeely and Christopher Markus offered fans an inside look at what it was like to piece toget...
23:12 2019-07-19

Beyoncé’s ‘Forever Mood’ and a Country Supergroup. These Are the 5 Songs of the Week to Listen to Beyoncé comes out swinging on her new The Lion King: The Gift collaborative album to go along with the Disney remake’s release, with “MOOD 4 EVA” an instant mood-booster. Some...
23:12 2019-07-19

My New Wife I have some very important news. I have a wife. It is Captain Kathryn Janeway, Pirate Queen of the Quadrant. She is not the Janeway you know, a tiny scientist cast-off to a faraway galaxy and slowly d...
22:36 2019-07-19

I Play Destiny As A Warlock But Now Think I Should Be A Titan As far back as I can remember, I, like Ray Liotta, have always wanted to be a Warlock. My daddy was a Warlock. His daddy was a Warlock. Warlockin’ is in my blood, I thought as I started up Destiny for...
22:36 2019-07-19

All the Legendary Cosplay We Saw at San Diego Comic-Con 2019, Day 1 San Diego Comic-Con is back, baby, and the cosplay is looking bigger and better than ever. Thousands of cosplayers and fans have flocked to the San Diego Convention Center to show off their tributes t...
22:36 2019-07-19

5 new releases we love: Maxo Kream makes a name for himself, Hunny's sweet, and more There’s a lot of music out there. To help you cut through all the noise, every week The A.V. Club is rounding up A-Sides, five recent releases we think are worth your time. You can listen to these and...
22:36 2019-07-19

Someone Made An Awesome Final Fantasy VII Remake Boss Fight In Dreams After an exciting showing at this year’s E3, hype around the Final Fantasy VII remake could not be higher. Its mix of classic storytelling and revamped combat shows a lot of promise. However, there’s ...
22:36 2019-07-19

|WATCH:CelebswalktheredcarpetatTheLionKingSApremiere Scores of supporters braved the chilly weather, wrapping up in warm blankets with popcorn at the ready as they watched the live-action remake of the classic film in an outdoor theatre....
22:36 2019-07-19

|MissSAremembersJohnnyClegg:'Hewasauniversalmanwhobridgedworlds' Miss South Africa, Tamaryn Green, as well as the 2019 pageant's top 16 contestants, took their time to remember this iconic musician and what his legacy means to them....
22:36 2019-07-19

|PICS:MissSAtop16jointheFirstLadytogivebackonMandelaDay President Cyril Ramaphosa's Adopt-a-School Foundation brought together several individuals to volunteer at Olifantsvlei Primary School in Eikenhof on Mandela Day. Among those present on the were the M...
22:36 2019-07-19

Netflix’s ‘The Witcher’ is shaping up to be just as epic as ‘Game of Thrones’ The Witcher is easily one of the most anticipated TV series of the year, a show that we’ve been referring to as Netflix’s own Game of Thrones epic adventure. It turns out that description ...
22:24 2019-07-19

This is the first big news about ‘Stranger Things’ season 4’s release timing Stranger Things 3 brought us another series of remarkable adventures for the brave kids and adults in Hawkins, Indiana, who have successfully managed to battle monsters from the Upside Down again. The...
22:24 2019-07-19

The atrocious ‘Game of Thrones’ finale is the officially lowest-rated show ever to get an Emmy nod for writing Let’s be clear about one thing right from the top here. HBO’s Game of Thrones deserves tons of praise for the impressive pile of Emmy nominations it just picked up a few days ago — 3...
22:24 2019-07-19

Tom Cruise's 'Top Gun: Maverick' movie trailer drops: 4 things to know about the sequel Heads up, “Top Gun” fans: Tom Cruise is reprising his role as Pete “Maverick” Mitchell in “Top Gun: Maverick,” which will soar into theaters in 2020. ...
21:48 2019-07-19

Beyonce credits faith for new 'Lion King' song: 'God is the art director' Beyonce earlier this week premiered her new music video "Spirit," from the soundtrack of the live-action version of "The Lion King" — and the Queen Bee explained it honors God and African culture....
21:48 2019-07-19

Jamie Lee Curtis announces 2 more 'Halloween' films Jamie Lee Curtis revealed on Instagram Friday that Universal will release two new "Halloween" films, including one with the ominous title "Halloween Ends."...
21:48 2019-07-19

U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky to remain in Swedish custody, Trump plans to intervene Swedish prosecutors on Friday extended American rapper A$AP Rocky's detention by six days amid their ongoing investigation into a street fight in Stockholm as U.S. President Donald Trump said he plann...
21:24 2019-07-19

Google tries to reassure gamers it’s behind Stadia for the long haul Enlarge / A Google Stadia controller sits behind glass with a mock-up of a retro game store. (credit: Kyle Orland) In a Reddit AMA yesterday, Google Stadia Director of Product Andrey Doronichev prov...
20:12 2019-07-19

How 'Queer Eye' gets made, and yes, there are tears In case you haven't seen it, there's a moving episode in the third season of Netflix's "Queer Eye" in which viewers meet Rob Elrod, a 42-year-old single father, whose wife, Allison, had died two years...
19:00 2019-07-19

Watch: Ellie Kemper suggests 'The Office' reunion episode Ellie Kemper, who played Erin Hannon on "The Office," discussed the possibility of a reboot and former co-star John Krasinski on "Watch What Happens Live."...
18:01 2019-07-19

Sweden wants extension of rapper’s detention after fight A Swedish prosecutor wants U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky held for another week in pre-trial detention to allow police finish investigating a June 30 fight in downtown Stockholm...
18:01 2019-07-19

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Playing Wolfenstein II: The New Co Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Playing Wolfenstein II: The New Colossus Is Emotionally Brutal In Trump’s America • Gaming While Married: Unravel Two • How Much Shoul...
16:48 2019-07-19

The Fraught History Of The Sims Introducing Same-Sex Romance Options In design documents for the very first Sims game, renowned programmer Don Hopkins wrote that anyone offended by the game having same-sex romance needs to “needs to grow up and get a life.”...
16:48 2019-07-19

Final Rebuild Of Evangelion Movie Gets A Freaky Trailer The first Rebuild of Evangelion movie came out in 2007, when I was in high school. Over a decade later, after many delays, the last movie in the series, Evangelion 3.0 + 1.0 finally has a teaser trail...
16:48 2019-07-19

'The Discord Is The Church:' A Place For Gamers To Worship A few months ago, I was watching streamer Matt Souza play Fortnite on a custom server while I played along with his community, GodSquad Church. With a laptop earbud in one ear and my PC headset over a...
16:48 2019-07-19

The New Game From Journey’s Creators Feels Like A Dream In the new game Sky: Children of Light ethereal figures prance and soar through gorgeous landscapes and crumbling temples. These characters hold candles and spread light throughout the world. At least...
16:48 2019-07-19

Bebe Rexha: Pooch will help me through nerves of supporting Jonas Brothers Bebe Rexha has said having her Insta-friendly pet pooch Bear will help get her through the nerves of supporting the Jonas Brothers on their worldwide tour....
15:48 2019-07-19

Daddy Yankee joins chorus of Puerto Rican celebrities calling for governor's resignation Univision's Premios Juventud award show Thursday turned into a platform for celebrities to call for the resignation of the embattled governor of Puerto Rico....
15:36 2019-07-19

'Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.' to end with Season 7 ABC is turning off the lights on production of "Marvel's Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.," announcing Thursday the drama will end with its upcoming seventh season....
15:36 2019-07-19

Tom Cruise soars in 'Top Gun: Maverick' trailer The trailer for "Top Gun: Maverick," the long-awaited sequel to the 1986 hit movie that helped solidify star Tom Cruise's heartthrob appeal, is ready to fly....
15:36 2019-07-19

David Crosby opens up about how he got clean from drugs while in prison Considering his drug addiction, prison stint and health issues — diabetes, a couple heart attacks and a liver transplant necessitated from hepatitis C — David Crosby should have been a long time gone....
14:48 2019-07-19

Kyoto Animation Became More Than Just Anime Back in April 2006, as an American living in Osaka, I had only been working here at Kotaku for a few months when a new anime took the internet by storm. At that time, cosplayers at otaku events across...
13:24 2019-07-19

Weathering With You Is A Good, But Flawed Follow Up To Your Name When originally released in 2016, the acclaimed Your Name became the highest-grossing anime in Japan ever. Today, its follow-up, Weathering With You, was released in Japan. The movie shares many thema...
13:24 2019-07-19

Chernobyl FX star DNEG plots blockbuster float A multi-Oscar-winning British visual effects house which has worked on films including First Man and Venom is preparing a blockbuster of its own: a London float that will value it at hundreds of milli...
13:24 2019-07-19

Cats trailer leaves viewers 'terrified' by creepy felines The first trailer for the all-star film version of the hit musical Cats has been released - but while star Taylor Swift says her feline role is "everything", not everyone is impressed....
13:24 2019-07-19

Journey creator’s Sky debuts on iPhone and iPad Sky has a beautiful, dreamy, and minimalist art style. [credit: Samuel Axon ] This week ma...
13:12 2019-07-19

Swedish prosecutor asks to keep U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky in custody Swedish prosecutors on Friday asked to keep U.S. rapper A$AP Rocky in custody for six more days while they investigate him for aggravated assault over a street fight in Stockholm....
11:24 2019-07-19

|ProsecutorsslamCubaGooding,Jr.forshamingallegedgropingvictim Prosecutors have slammed Cuba Gooding Jr. for claiming his alleged groping victim is mentally unstable. "They were simply inflammatory comments," said Manhattan Assistant District Attorney....
10:36 2019-07-19

|PrinceHarry,DenzelWashingtonandOrlandoBloom-9placesinCapeTownyou'relikelytorunintocelebrities South Africa has established itself as a prime destination for international film productions, making Cape Town a prime location for celebrity spotting....
10:36 2019-07-19

Alicia Keys working with Benj Pasek, Justin Paul on musical Showtime drama Singer Alicia Keys is working with the songwriting team of Benj Pasek and Justin Paul on an as-yet-untitled musical family drama series for Showtime....
10:24 2019-07-19

Jerry Seinfeld lands 'dream guest' for new season of 'Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee' Jerry Seinfeld called longtime dream guest Eddie Murphy “a nut you want to crack” at an event for the season 11 premiere his show “‘Comedians in Cars Getting Coffee” Wednesday....
07:48 2019-07-19

EVE Online Feels Empty After In-Game Event Hides Players In Chat Parts of EVE Online have changed radically in the last week, altering the way that some people play the game. Typically, when a player’s ship enters a star system, they’re added to a shared chat chann...
05:36 2019-07-19

Fake GTA Online Money Streams Are Popping Up Ahead Of Casino Update Grand Theft Auto Online’s upcoming casino update has a lot of players hoping for expensive cars, new clothing items and lots of other things to buy. Some scammers are taking advantage of players’ exci...
05:36 2019-07-19

In Night Call, You're A Taxi Driver Who Has To Find A Killer There’s a serial killer on the loose in Paris. The taxi that you drive is running low on gas, the police detective in your back seat is strong-arming you into gathering information, and if you don’t m...
05:36 2019-07-19

Please Let Me Buy Individual Joy-Cons To Mix And Match Earlier this week Nintendo announced two new sets of Joy-Cons that will release in October. Once they’re out, the Switch will have over 100 different color combinations, an impressive number of option...
05:36 2019-07-19

Apex Legends Will Make Cheaters Play Against Each Other Since launching in February, battle royale Apex Legends has suffered its share of cheaters. Some are even making good money developing cheats for players to use. The game’s developers recently detaile...
05:36 2019-07-19

Permadeath Doesn't Matter If You Have Enough Save Files From XCOM to Fire Emblem, it feels bad to watch your team die in a tactical game. It’s way better to save a million times so that you can re-do part of a battle to keep everyone alive. On this week’s ...
05:36 2019-07-19

In Dustnet, You Explore The Ruins Of One Of Video Games' Most Beloved Maps Even within the internet’s vast digital memory, nothing is guaranteed to last—especially not games. Maybe a company runs out of money and has to cut the cord. Or maybe disinterest turns servers into g...
05:36 2019-07-19

Everything We Learned About the New Avengers Game at Marvel Games' Comic-Con Panel Today at San Diego Comic-Con, Marvel Games offered a closer look at what fans can expect from Square-Enix and Crystal Dynamic’s Marvel’s Avengers. Having given us a glimpse at E3 last month, we got to...
05:36 2019-07-19

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Kotaku Review Heroes from all corners of the Marvel universe unite to stop mad titan Thanos from collecting six Infinity Stones and unleashing their vast destructive power. What took the Marvel cinematic universe a...
05:36 2019-07-19

Streamer Tries To Test PUBG Bug, Accidentally Lands Shot Of A Lifetime Sometimes, there’s just no point in trying—for instance, when you’ve got to nail a shot on a target that’s several football fields’ worth of space away. Luckily for Twitch streamer Jake “ChocoTaco” Th...
05:36 2019-07-19

Our Favorite Photos From YetiCon, Canada's Mountain Cosplay Party YetiCon, a show held every year in Canada’s Blue Mountains, is a cosplay con with a big focus on adventure stuff, ranging from toboggan rides to...drinking by the pool....
05:36 2019-07-19

Kim Kardashian thanks Trump, Pompeo and Kushner for efforts to get A$AP Rocky released from Sweden jail Kim Kardashian West thanked President Trump, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and senior Trump adviser Jared Kushner Thursday for their apparent efforts to get rapper A$AP Rocky released from prison in ...
05:24 2019-07-19

'Titans' crew member dies after 'accident' at special effects facility during 'preparation' for shoot A special effects coordinator from DC Universe's show "Titans" has died following an accident at a special effects facility, Warner Bros. announced on Thursday. ...
05:24 2019-07-19

Gigi Hadid beats copyright lawsuit over Instagram picture A Brooklyn federal court judge has tossed a lawsuit filed by a paparazzi agency against supermodel Gigi Hadid for posting one of their snaps of her to Instagram....
05:24 2019-07-19

Three ‘Game of Thrones’ nominees submitted themselves for Emmy consideration There’s surely a lesson in here somewhere about first believing in yourself if you expect anybody else to. Game of Thrones fans are no doubt aware by now that the series, which took its final bo...
05:12 2019-07-19

‘Pokemon Masters’ gameplay trailer gives us our best look yet at real-time battles While Pokemon Go continues to add new features and refresh old ones to keep people playing, no one would ever mistake the mobile smash hit for a traditional Pokemon title. The same may not be true of ...
05:12 2019-07-19

Atari founder will debut an intriguing new board game at Comic-Con Nolan Bushnell’s famous dictum about what makes for a great game is that it should be “easy to learn, difficult to master.” The Atari co-founder has told me that on more than one occ...
05:12 2019-07-19

Jason Schwartzman, Jack Huston join 'Fargo' Season 4 "Fargo" is rounding out its Season 4 cast with additions Jason Schwartzman and Ben Whishaw, who are joining the previously announced Chris Rock, FX announced Thursday....
03:24 2019-07-19

Watch: Tom Cruise is back in the pilot's seat in first 'Top Gun: Maverick' trailer Tom Cruise returns as the iconic U.S. Navy pilot Pete "Maverick" Mitchell in the first trailer for "Top Gun: Maverick," the sequel to 1986's "Top Gun."...
03:24 2019-07-19

David Crosby on kicking drugs in prison: ‘S - - tty way to do it’ Considering his drug addiction, prison stint and health issues — diabetes, a couple heart attacks and a liver transplant necessitated from hepatitis C — David Crosby should have been a long time gone....
03:00 2019-07-19

Fiery pundit Nancy Grace is back to fight ‘Injustice’ on Oxygen Nancy Grace is back on cable TV covering crime with her trademark doggedness and in-your-face panache. “Injustice With Nancy Grace,” airing Saturdays at 6 p.m. on Oxygen, marks the onetime Atlanta pro...
03:00 2019-07-19

How Encores! gives new life to fading Broadway musicals After 20 years, Jack Viertel is giving up the job that everyone who loves musical theater covets: producing Encores! at City Center. As I shouldn’t have to remind my readers, Encores! presents concert...
03:00 2019-07-19

Anne Hathaway’s mom kept her from becoming a ‘little monster’ When she accepted the Golden Globe for “Les Misérables,” Anne Hathaway thanked her mother. The star was 8 when she saw Kate McCauley Hathaway play Fantine in the musical’s national tour — and drew on ...
03:00 2019-07-19

Lulu Wang nearly compromised with ‘The Farewell.’ Then she stayed true to her story. The filmmaker wanted to tell her family story for years, but struggled for creative freedom until producers heard her recall the tale on NPR's "This American Life."...
02:36 2019-07-19

Joy Behar asks why Trump can't be charged with 'hate speech' after rally "The View" host Joy Behar took her anti-Trump talk to another level on Thursday, posing the possibility of the president being charged with hate speech in the wake of Wednesday's controversial rally....
01:48 2019-07-19

Tom Cruise delights fans with first look at 'Top Gun: Maverick' "Top Gun" roared back on Thursday when Tom Cruise made a surprise appearance at Comic-Con to show the first trailer for the long-awaited sequel to his military action movie....
01:48 2019-07-19

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ trailer puts Tom Cruise back in the danger zone Do you feel the need … the need for a “Top Gun” sequel trailer? Paramount Pictures premiered the first trailer Thursday for “Top Gun: Maverick,” the long-awaited follow-u...
00:48 2019-07-19

The ‘Cats’ movie looks absolutely terrifying Warning: This two-minute clip will haunt your “Memory.” The trailer for “Cats” dropped Thursday — a day earlier than Universal Studios had announced — giving viewers a first glimpse at the film’...
00:48 2019-07-19

Could Beyoncé finally win coveted Oscar with ‘Lion King’ song? Even in 2002, Beyoncé knew what she wanted. And it had nothing to do with music. Back then, she was just a 20-year-old singer best known for her work with Destiny’s Child and had yet to release a solo...
00:48 2019-07-19

|SAartistNelsonMakamochatstoTrevorNoahonTheDailyShow The artist, who produced his first-ever magazine cover for TIME magazine's Optimists issue, posted a picture of himself on the set of the show alongside Trevor....
00:12 2019-07-19

New trailer for IT Chapter Two ratchets up the horror In IT Chapter Two, the Losers Club must confront the horrors of the past and put an end to the unspeakable evil that has terrorized the town for so long. Pennywise the demonic clown gleefully inflic...
00:12 2019-07-19

Top Gun: Maverick world premiere trailer: It’s not just F-18s this time It's happening... in "2020." San Diego Comic Con's tentpole Thursday morning panel, dedicated to the Paramount and Skydance film Terminator: Dark Fate, saw an ...
00:12 2019-07-19

What’s a Jellicle, Anyway? Everything You Need to Know About Cats Before the Movie Adaptation The Cats are coming. The film adaptation of the beloved 1981 musical is underway with a star-studded cast — Idris Elba! Taylor Swift! Jennifer Hudson! Judi Dench! (Did we mention Taylor Swift?) ...
23:36 2019-07-18

Ed Sheeran, Bond and Bros Katie, Stevie and Bethany dish the dirt on Ed Sheeran's new album No.6 Collaborations Project, prep their PJs ready to spend A Night In With Bros and do some time with the final season of Orange Is Th...
23:24 2019-07-18

Anime fans, artists react in horror to deadly fire at Kyoto Animation studio Anime artists and fans lamented a deadly fire at Japan's Kyoto Animation, known as a progressive shop that treated artists well and hired more women as directors and writers than other studios....
23:12 2019-07-18

Watch: Netflix releases trailer for 'Unbelievable' with Toni Collette, Kaitlyn Dever Streaming platform Netflix released a trailer for upcoming limited series "Unbelievable," a crime drama inspired by true events starring Toni Collette, Merritt Wever, and Kaitlyn Dever....
23:12 2019-07-18

Watch: Kennedy Center honorees include Linda Ronstadt; Earth, Wind & Fire The 2019 Kennedy Center Honorees were announced Thursday as Earth, Wind & Fire; Sally Field; Linda Ronstadt; "Sesame Street;" and Michael Tilson Thomas....
23:12 2019-07-18

Sally Field, Linda Ronstadt, ‘Sesame Street’ among 2019 Kennedy Center honorees Sally Field, Linda Ronstadt, “Sesame Street,” conductor Michael Tilson Thomas and R&B veterans Earth, Wind and Fire have been selected as the 2019 Kennedy Center Honorees. The kudos will be handed out...
22:48 2019-07-18

Here Are All the Best Trailers From San Diego Comic-Con San Diego Comic-Con, the annual pop culture convention, has become the go-to place for studios to drop trailers and sneak previews for their buzziest films and television shows, from horror movies to ...
22:24 2019-07-18

50 Cent, Janet Jackson and others to perform in Saudi Arabia amid criticism of human rights record "It’s profoundly distressing that they have chosen money over morals," Thor Halvorssen, CEO of the Human Rights Foundation, said of the artists set to perform at Jeddah World Fest....
22:12 2019-07-18

'The Lion King' roars into Disney realm of animals just like us The new "The Lion King" hews closely to the original, standing apart with its visual realism, using computer animation to approximate the look of a nature documentary. Yet amid a golden age of that ge...
22:01 2019-07-18

Stephen Colbert mocks Eric Trump's physical appearance in harsh monologue Late night host Stephen Colbert resorted to attacking Eric Trump's physical appearance on Wednesday after the president's son defended his father on "Fox & Friends."...
21:36 2019-07-18

‘Sesame Street,’ Sally Field and Linda Ronstadt are among this year’s recipients of the Kennedy Center Honors The children’s program is the first TV show to receive the performing arts award; Dec. 8 ceremony will also salute Earth, Wind & Fire and Michael Tilson Thomas....
21:24 2019-07-18

Anime studio hit by deadly fire is known for skill, fan base Kyoto Animation may not be a giant of Japanese anime, but it has core fans and is known for skilled animators and such hits as “Lucky Star,” “K-On!” and the “Haruhi Suzumiya” series...
21:24 2019-07-18

Labrinth on working with Beyoncé: ‘She’s a perfectionist’ British singer-songwriter-producer Labrinth is having the best month ever: He produced Beyoncé’s new song from “The Lion King” soundtrack and he’s also the lead composer on the hit HBO series “Euphori...
21:24 2019-07-18

Kevin Spacey’s legal woes persist even with groping case out Kevin Spacey’s legal woes are not over, despite the collapse of the only criminal case brought against the two-time Oscar winner since he became mired in sexual misconduct allegations...
21:24 2019-07-18

Italian writer, director Luciano De Crescenzo dies at 90 The publishing house Mondadori says Italy’s popular writer, actor and director Luciano De Crescenzo has died in Rome at 90 after being hospitalized for a few days...
21:24 2019-07-18

GTA Online's Casino Will Have Horse Racing, Private Arcades, And Penthouses GTA Online’s casino update launches July 23. The update is about the opening of the Diamond Casino & Resort in Los Santos. Rockstar has revealed more information about the long-teased update via a...
21:00 2019-07-18

The Strange Guilt Of Changing Jobs In An MMO As I continue to lose myself in the world of Final Fantasy XIV’s latest expansion, writing guides on how new folks can get started and fighting terrifying raid bosses, I’ve also taken the time to expe...
21:00 2019-07-18

Splatoon 2’s Final Splatfest Begins, Though The Stakes Are Unclear Splatoon 2’s final official Splatfest popped off today. It’s pitting order against chaos in what Splatoon 2 is calling the “Splatocolypse.”...
21:00 2019-07-18

Forget Everything You Know About Gravity In This Beautiful Puzzle Game Playing Etherborn is like taking a hike through a series of colorful terraria that have been warped and torn apart by mysterious cosmic forces, causing gravity to shift like the sides of a Rubik’s Cub...
21:00 2019-07-18

Trevor Noah slams Scarlett Johansson for comments about playing transgender character: ‘Imagery is powerful’ Trevor Noah shared his thoughts on recent comments made by Scarlett Johansson where he criticized the actress for not understanding the “luxury” she has in Hollywood that minorities don’t....
20:36 2019-07-18

Meghan McCain tells Ivanka and Jared to speak up after Trump rally: 'Where are you?' "View" host Meghan McCain called out Ivanka Trump, suggesting that the president's daughter and her husband, Jared Kushner, should denounce her father's actions at a rally in North Carolina on Wednesd...
20:36 2019-07-18

Everything you need to know about the hottest panels at San Diego Comic-Con 2019 The biggest pop culture celebration in the world celebrates its 50th birthday this year, and for such a milestone anniversary San Diego Comic-Con has certainly teed up a slew of exciting panels as the...
20:24 2019-07-18

The biggest ‘Game of Thrones’ villains aren’t coming to San Diego Comic-Con This may have been the biggest twist in Game of Thrones history, one that we certainly didn’t see coming. The biggest villains from the show aren’t any of the characters, of course, but ra...
20:24 2019-07-18

Thrones stars put themselves forward for Emmys after HBO snub Game Of Thrones actors Gwendoline Christie, Alfie Allen and Carice Van Houten had to put themselves forward for the Emmys they were nominated for after network HBO backed some of their co-stars instea...
19:24 2019-07-18

Role-Locking Is Coming To Overwatch, According To Leaked Video Today, a pre-recorded Overwatch League video leaked sharing news that Blizzard is apparently implementing role-locking in Overwatch and the Overwatch League. It is currently unclear how role-locking w...
18:00 2019-07-18

io9 Takes You on a Tour Inside San Diego Comic-Con 2019's Show Floor We’re here! San Diego Comic-Con is officially underway, and io9's team is on location to bring you all the coolest news, interviews, panels, cosplay, and videos from SDCC 2019. Let’s kick things o...
18:00 2019-07-18

Paul McCartney adapting 'It's a Wonderful Life' in his first stage musical Paul McCartney is working on a stage adaptation of the 1946 film 'It's A Wonderful Life,' which will be the first musical of his long and storied career....
17:24 2019-07-18

A Crime Writer Tackles the Sinister Side of Baltimore Laura Lippman knows her way around Baltimore. Not only did the crime writer grow up in the city, but she also spent 12 years reporting for the Baltimore Sun. Her latest novel, a thriller set in 1960s ...
16:12 2019-07-18

This Late-Night Comedy Duo Created Two of the Summer’s Funniest New Shows Even if you don’t know Bashir Salahuddin or Diallo Riddle by name, the likelihood that these college friends turned writing partners have made you laugh is extremely high. As Late Night with Jim...
16:12 2019-07-18

Richard Russo on Misogyny and Why War is Never Far Away Richard Russo, the Pulitzer Prize winning author, talks to TIME about his new novel Chances Are …, our nearness to war and the truth about destiny. You often use your life to inspire your books....
16:12 2019-07-18

Anna “Delvey” Sorokin Was My Friend. Here’s How I Helped Bring the Fake Heiress to Justice In 2016, Rachel DeLoache Williams, then a 28-year-old photo editor at Vanity Fair, struck up a friendship with Anna “Delvey,” a woman claiming to be a German heiress but soon known to the ...
16:12 2019-07-18

New details revealed about Aaron Paul’s mysterious ‘Westworld’ character Westworld fans have been pretty stoked about the return of the hit sci-fi HBO series for a while now, but particularly since the first Season 3 trailer dropped earlier this year and fans were introduc...
16:12 2019-07-18

Dota Underlords' Meta Is In An Awkward Spot Ideally, Dota Underlords, like its auto-battler kin, plays out as a game of slow-build strategy in which you amass an army of heroes based on synergies between them. Maybe that means a chanting brood ...
15:48 2019-07-18

Get Up to 20% Back On Select Products With Your Amazon Prime Credit Card If you’re an Amazon Prime member, it’s worth having the Amazon Prime Store Card or the Amazon Prime Visa to get 5% back on every purchase. But now, the retailer’s offering larger cash back bonuses of ...
15:48 2019-07-18

Fire At Kyoto Animation, 33 Confirmed Dead And Suspected Arsonist In Police Custody [Updated] Kyoto Animation, one of Japan’s most popular anime studios, was reportedly set ablaze this morning in Japan. A man in his 40s was allegedly seen pouring a flammable liquid and setting it on fire. He i...
15:48 2019-07-18

Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Devotion, The Tawainese Horror Gam Today’s selection of articles from Kotaku’s reader-run community: Devotion, The Tawainese Horror Game Silenced By China • Dark Aether’s Favorite Anisongs of Spring 2019 (Introduction) • There Needs To...
15:48 2019-07-18

Sea Of Thieves Gets Monthly Updates And The First One Is Pretty...Explosive Sea of Thieves, Rare’s chill pirate hangout game, has been on the upswing lately. After an expansive (and excellent) Anniversary Update that brought story quests and cooking to its cartoony high seas ...
15:48 2019-07-18

|ThePalaceishiring!R386kforachefwhocanprepare‘diversemenus’ofthe'higheststandard'forhermajesty,theQueen R386 093 per annum, 33 days of holiday and the possibility to stay at The Palace: The Royal Household just updated their website with a vacancy for a Demi Chef de Partie. Here’s what they’re offering....
15:36 2019-07-18

Will our migrant detention cages be studied in tomorrow’s museums? A Hirshhorn exhibit, “The Evidence Room,” spotlights the architecture of Auschwitz, exposing the many banal contributions of ordinary people “just following orders” to a colossal moral failure....
14:24 2019-07-18

|'Bachelor'creatorMikeFleiss’pregnantwifegrantedrestrainingorderasshockingdetailsofdomesticviolenceemerge "[He] grabbed my body, forcibly pinned me up against the wall and held me there..." – Former Miss America winner, Laura Fleiss' haunting declaration of domestic violence against Bachelor creator, Mike...
13:48 2019-07-18

Man screaming ‘You die!’ kills at least 23 at anime studio A man screaming “You die!” burst into an animation production studio in Kyoto, Japan, and set it on fire, killing 13 people and leaving at least 10 more presumed dead...
13:36 2019-07-18

Louvre in Paris removes Sackler name after opioid protests France’s Louvre Museum in Paris has become the first major institution to remove the Sackler family name after protests erupted against the family that is blamed for the deadly opioid crisis in the Un...
13:36 2019-07-18

Celebs flock to FaceApp - but what are the risks? An app which artificially alters faces to make them look older has gone viral on social media over the past few days, with people rushing to download it and take part in the #FaceAppChallenge....
11:48 2019-07-18

Miley Cyrus twerks, takes the FaceApp challenge and sees 'them aliens' in Twitter posts Miley Cyrus posted a video of herself to Twitter early Thursday morning that proves she’s back to her twerking antics after a week of participating in viral trends -- including sharing an old photo of...
11:01 2019-07-18

Harris stands by debate attacks against Biden: We have to 'remember our history' Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif, stood by her fierce confrontation with former Vice President Joe Biden at the first Democratic debate on Wednesday night, insisting "we need to always remember our history...
08:36 2019-07-18

Gwendoline Christie Submitted Herself for an Emmy and Game of Thrones Fans Are Bowing Down Game of Thrones broke the record for most Emmy nominations for any show in a single year on Tuesday by picking up 32 nods for its eighth and final season. But without the help of Gwendoline Christie, ...
08:24 2019-07-18

‘The Lion King’ is dividing critics, but set for a massive opening weekend anyway Box office prognosticators can already feel the love for the Jon Favreau-directed remake of The Lion King that’s set to hit theaters this weekend. Estimates for how well this photorealistic, CGI...
05:36 2019-07-18

Paul McCartney writing ‘It’s a Wonderful Life’ stage musical Paul McCartney is writing his first stage musical, an adaptation of classic movie “It’s a Wonderful Life.” Producer Bill Kenwright says the ex-Beatle has been collaborating with “Billy Elliot” playwri...
05:24 2019-07-18

Fans descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con Fans descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con, which kicked off Wednesday with the first chance for exclusive merchandise and new footage from ‘It: Chapter Two’...
05:24 2019-07-18

‘Desperate Housewives’ villain revisits the dark side on ‘Yellowstone’ For someone who’s notorious for playing villains, crazies and assorted oddballs, Neal McDonough could not be a straighter arrow. He’s the ultimate stand-up guy, a family man who has five kids with Ruv...
02:48 2019-07-18

Paul McCartney wrote an ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ musical — and we’ve heard it Sir Paul McCartney could be leaving Abbey Road for Broadway. Over the past year, the Beatle has been writing a new musical, a stage version of the 1946 Frank Capra classic film “It’s A Wonderful Life,...
02:48 2019-07-18

Jose Arredondo, father of K-Pop star Samuel, found ‘beaten to death’ in Mexico The father of K-pop star Samuel was found “beaten to death” in his home Tuesday morning in Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, authorities said. Jose Arredondo, 58, who is renowned as the owner of a c...
02:48 2019-07-18

Former Magic: The Gathering Pro Arrested On Sexual Assault Charges Conley Woods, a former Magic: The Gathering Pro and contributor to the game’s official website, has been arrested in Santa Fe on charges of “criminal sexual penetration, aggravated battery with a dead...
02:00 2019-07-18

The TurboGrafx-16 Mini Is Up For Preorder Whether you want them or not, every game console ever released before the mid 90s seems destined to be reborn in cute, miniature form, and the TurboGrafx-16 is the next one on the horizon....
02:00 2019-07-18

Charge against Kevin Spacey dropped Massachusetts prosecutors on Wednesday dropped a criminal case against actor Kevin Spacey, a week after a man who accused him of assault pleaded the fifth on the witness stand....
01:48 2019-07-18

Hear what Pharrell had to say to the Duchess of Sussex At the "Lion King" premiere in London, Pharrell Williams briefly spoke with Meghan, Duchess of Sussex and Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex and told them how significant he believes their marriage is....
01:48 2019-07-18

Massachusetts prosecutors drop Kevin Spacey sex assault case Massachusetts prosecutors on Wednesday dropped a criminal case accusing former "House of Cards" star Kevin Spacey of sexually assaulting an 18-year-old man at a Nantucket bar in 2016 after the alleged...
01:00 2019-07-18

Andrew Lloyd Webber says ‘Cinderella’ musical coming to Broadway Get ready to see some bibbidy, bobbity boo on Broadway. Andrew Lloyd Webber’s production of “Cinderella” is hitting New York City’s famed Great White Way in 2020. The king of m...
00:36 2019-07-18

A Mysterious Storm Is Brewing On Anthem's Horizon After Weeks Of Nothing BioWare hasn’t announced when Anthem’s upcoming Cataclysm event will begin in earnest, but recent clues have players hopeful the game’s next phase is imminent....
00:36 2019-07-18

Switch Owners Share Horror Stories Of Trying To Fix Joy-Con Drift “Joy-Con drift,” which results in a thumbstick that reads movement without player input, has been an ongoing problem for Nintendo Switch owners since the console’s launch back in early 2017. Without l...
00:36 2019-07-18

Bernie Sanders Finally Appears On His Own Twitch Channel—During Amazon Boycott Last time we checked in on endearingly grouchy democratic socialist uncle and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders’ Twitch channel, it was notably lacking in Bernie Sanders himself. It also felt more l...
00:36 2019-07-18

Taylor Swift gives fans a first look inside ‘Cats’ movie Taylor Swift is making “memories” on the set of “Cats.” The movie-makeover of Andrew Lloyd Webber‘s beloved musical, based on “Old Possum’s Book of Practical ...
23:24 2019-07-17

‘Gossip Girl’ reboot coming to HBO Max It’s only been a few years since “Gossip Girl” ended — but it’s already bound for a reboot. The CW show, which launched the careers of Blake Lively, Penn Badgley, Chace Crawford, Leighton Meester and ...
23:24 2019-07-17

Disneyland experiencing shortest lines in decades Wednesday is the 64th anniversary of Disneyland, but you’re the one that gets the present: in addition to today’s planned “Happiest March on Earth” — with more marches planned this week — ...
23:24 2019-07-17

Taylor Swift and co-stars talk about their upcoming 'Cats' movie We'll have to wait until Friday to see the first official trailer for the "Cats" movie, but a new teaser might satisfy fans who are already eager to pounce....
23:12 2019-07-17

'Modern Family' star Sarah Hyland’s fiancé Wells Adams on why he felt 'too much pressure' before proposing Former “Bachelorette” contestant Wells Adams opened up about his proposal to “Modern Family” star Sarah Hyland — and why he was feeling the heat before popping the big question.  ...
23:12 2019-07-17

Nantucket prosecutors drop case against Kevin Spacey Prosecutors in Massachusetts have dropped a case against actor Kevin Spacey in which he was accused of groping an 18-year-old man in a Nantucket bar in 2016....
23:12 2019-07-17

Prosecutors drop sex assault case against actor Kevin Spacey Massachusetts prosecutors on Wednesday dropped a criminal case alleging that former "House of Cards" star Kevin Spacey sexually assaulted an 18-year-old man at a bar in Nantucket over three years ago,...
22:48 2019-07-17

‘Game of Thrones’ star Nikolaj Coster-Waldau defends show’s final season "You don't get this many actors nominated with bad writing," said the Danish star, who portrayed Jaime Lannister in the series. "It just does not happen."...
22:24 2019-07-17

Spacemon: Frontier - Chapter 66: The Bounty Welcome to another exciting installment of Spacemon, the tale of a Pokemon TRPG campaign! This is a spinoff of the sci-fi space epic played using the Pokemon Tabletop United (PTU) system, this time GM...
22:00 2019-07-17

Nintendo Releasing New Switch Model With Better Battery Life This August, Nintendo is releasing a new Switch model with a longer battery life. It will be priced the same as the current model and, aside from the improved battery, feature the same specs....
22:00 2019-07-17

Playing As Luigi In Super Mario Maker 2 Probably Won't Help You Complete Levels Faster Last week, after a few individual level records were broken in Super Mario Maker 2 using Luigi, a question began to form: Was Mario’s lanky brother somehow faster? Was playing as the Big L essential f...
22:00 2019-07-17

Nintendo Announces New Joy-Con Colors, Which Look Pretty Damn Nice This morning, in addition to a new Switch with longer battery life, Nintendo announced some fresh new Joy-Cons. As a plebeian stuck with drab grey controllers, these neon wonder-cons have literally b...
22:00 2019-07-17

Cosplaying Haikyuu’s Nishinoya May Have Improved My Volleyball Skills This weekend, I attended Blerdcon, a convention in Washington, D.C., aimed at black nerds of all ilks. There were beautiful black people everywhere, and it was absolutely amazing. The cosplay was wild...
22:00 2019-07-17

Sometimes It's Nice To Stop Mid-Game And Watch The Players Around You Yesterday I logged on to Destiny 2 for the first time in a very long while, intent on clearing out a chunk of the massive to-do list my character had accrued since this summer’s Season of Opulence upd...
22:00 2019-07-17

Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3 Is A Couch Co-Op Superhero Party Almost 10 years after the last game in the series, Marvel Ultimate Alliance 3: The Black Order comes to Nintendo Switch this week. It feels like a throwback to the simple style of combat that I rememb...
22:00 2019-07-17

Hasbro's New Overwatch Figure Shows Off Reinhardt's Pretty Face Out of all the characters recreated in plastic for Hasbro’s first wave of Overwatch action figures, the hands-down, hammers-up best is the super-sized Reinhardt with his gorgeous mech suit and dinner ...
22:00 2019-07-17

Tim and Stephen are streaming the impressive new Assassin’s Creed Odyssey DLC The Fate of Atlantis C Tim and Stephen are streaming the impressive new Assassin’s Creed Odyssey DLC The Fate of Atlantis Chapter 3, over on our Twitch channel. Join us in the chat to see it in action, or just to hang out. ...
22:00 2019-07-17

PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds Just Got A Completely Bananas Backstory PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds, the 2017 Early Access hit that kicked off gaming’s battle royale craze, has never really had a backstory. Why bother? The appeal was immediate: You’re thrown from a plan...
22:00 2019-07-17

The Creator of Man in the High Castle Is Bringing Warhammer 40,000 to Live-Action TV The grim dark future of the 41st Millennium is coming to live-action television for the first time—and Games Workshop has recruited the creator behind Amazon’s Man in the High Castle adaptation, Frank...
22:00 2019-07-17

Bug-Riddled Update Shows Why Fallout 76 Needs A Public Test Server This week marks eight months since Fallout 76 released as a buggy mess. Since then, Bethesda’s online survival game has improved a lot. But while it has had a lot of good days, the arrival of patch nu...
22:00 2019-07-17

Get To The Orange Door Is Basically 1980s Titanfall 2 When it comes to first person shooters, my preferred style is super fast and acrobatic. As much as I love throwbacks like Amid Evil, I’ve been wanting something that feels like Titanfall 2. Get To The...
22:00 2019-07-17

Ireland Baldwin credits Cheesecake Factory with gaining weight in a place she appreciates Ireland Baldwin posted a selfie to Instagram Sunday in which she credited Cheesecake Factory restaurants with helping her gain weight in a part of her body she finds favorable....
21:48 2019-07-17

Pop culture hit 'Gossip Girl' gets a makeover for HBO Max "Gossip Girl," the show that became a youth culture phenomenon with its trend-setting fashion and chronicling of the romantic lives of elite New York teens, is on its way back to television, this time...
21:01 2019-07-17

Nintendo just revealed a new Switch model with improved battery life We still don’t know when or if Nintendo will release a Switch Pro, but the standard model will seemingly be upgraded before the end of 2019. As you can see on a page on Nintendo’s website ...
20:24 2019-07-17

Netflix just gave us another look at what could become the next ‘Game of Thrones’ Netflix a few weeks ago shared with the world the first images from its upcoming Game of Thrones rival, as well as the first poster for the series that’s set to launch by the end of the year. Th...
20:24 2019-07-17

New standard Switch model will improve battery life 40 to 80 percent Enlarge (credit: YouTube / Aban Tech) Last week, we broke down the evidence that Nintendo was working on a new model of the standard Switch to go alongside the recently announced, portable-only Swit...
20:12 2019-07-17

Ford designs a pickup truck emoji, petitions Unicode Consortium Enlarge (credit: Ford) Did you know that July 17 is World Emoji Day? No, me neither—at least not until Ford used the celebration of these 21st century hieroglyphs to announce that it wants a pickup ...
20:12 2019-07-17

War Stories: Designing Dead Cells was a marriage of man and machine Video shot by Justin Wolfson, edited by John Cappello. Click here for transcript. Is it better to build a game by hand, piece by piece, or to program a computer that can build that game for you? In ...
20:12 2019-07-17

Comic-Con swings into 50th year with tributes to Stan Lee Comic-Con is a festive event, as an estimated 130,000 attendees descend on San Diego, many of them clad in colorful costumes. But part of this year's 50th edition of the annual gathering will have a s...
18:36 2019-07-17

It’s Time to Remember Stephen Colbert’s Highly Amusing Interview With John Paul Stevens Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens died Tuesday, at the age of 99. He was the third-longest serving justice in history and as the world looks back on the decisions that he wrote during his...
18:36 2019-07-17

Chris Pratt called a 'white supremacist' over Gadsden flag T-shirt Yahoo is facing heavy criticism for calling Chris Pratt a "white supremacist" for wearing a T-shirt with the Gadsden flag in an article published Tuesday....
18:36 2019-07-17

Woodstock 50 denied yet another permit in upstate New York It looks like there will be no Woodstock 50 concert at Vernon Downs this year — or possibly anywhere at all — after the town voted unanimously on Tuesday night to uphold its application denial....
18:36 2019-07-17

Scooter Braun jokes about Taylor Swift feud over her masters Hell hath no fury like the wrath of Taylor Swift. Scooter Braun, who's been feuding with the country crossover singer for weeks, hinted that Swift's ire aged him....
18:36 2019-07-17

Jennifer Lopez and Constance Wu strip and steal in ‘Hustlers’ trailer The first trailer for the money- and star-studded flick “Hustlers” dropped at midnight Wednesday — and Constance Wu, not Jennifer Lopez, appears to be the main chick. “I just want to...
18:12 2019-07-17

How to dance it up with Gwendoline Christie in London With a new Prime Minister on the horizon, Brexit looming and a recent Women’s World Cup loss to the United States, world-weary Londoners need an escape from the headlines. Good thing for them then tha...
18:12 2019-07-17

How Will Season 2 of Big Little Lies End? These Are the Most Convincing Theories With the season 2 finale of HBO’s Big Little Lies in sight, we’ll soon find out just how Reese Witherspoon‘s Madeline, Nicole Kidman‘s Celeste, Meryl Streep’s Mary Louise...
15:48 2019-07-17

Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con Fans to descend on San Diego for the 50th Comic-Con, which kicks off Wednesday with the first chance to exclusive merchandise and new footage from ‘It: Chapter Two’...
15:36 2019-07-17

Court orders Danish VW importer to pay dissident artist A suburban Copenhagen court has ordered the importer in Denmark of Volkswagen to pay 1.5 million kroner ($226,000) to Chinese dissident artist Ai Weiwei for “unjustified use of artwork in an advertise...
15:36 2019-07-17

Here’s How the New Lion King Is Different From the Original With the new, live-action remake of Disney’s The Lion King out July 19, many nostalgic fans are wondering how director Jon Favreau has updated the beloved movie for 2019. There are some obvious ...
13:36 2019-07-17

|ChloëGraceMoretz'sallegedstalkerisfacingnewchargesfortrespassing Justin Alexander Behr was arrested twice in 24 hours for allegedly breaking into Chloë Grace Moretz’s home, but managed to avoid being charged with felony stalking....
13:24 2019-07-17

|WATCH:5thingsJohnnyCleggsaidinhisfinalinterviewwithChannel24 In the year before his death, Channel24 interviewed Johnny Clegg and learnt about his autobiography, what kept his spirits up and what he thought of the world....
13:24 2019-07-17

R Kelly refused bail as he is 'still a danger to young girls' A judge in the US has ordered R Kelly to remain behind bars without bail after a prosecutor claimed the singer would still pose a danger to young girls if he was set free....
12:48 2019-07-17

Alyssa Milano raises eyebrows after announcing which candidate's fundraiser she'll be attending Actress and political activist Alyssa Milano raised some eyebrows on Tuesday evening after she announced she'd be attending her first fundraiser of the 2020 election cycle. ...
11:36 2019-07-17

Ubisoft announces all 100+ games coming to its Uplay+ subscription service When it comes to delivering content to consumers, subscription services are the hottest trend. Whether it’s TV shows or live TV packages or video games, there’s a company out there that wa...
10:12 2019-07-17

‘The Haunting of Hill House’ season 2 will bring back original actors in new roles The Haunting of Hill House was one of the most surprising, exciting, and horrifying Netflix releases last fall, and the streaming giant is already working on a sequel: The Haunting of Bly Manor. It wi...
10:12 2019-07-17

New Picross Game Announced, Is An Anime Crossover There’s a new Picross game coming to the Switch! Rather than just stick to numbers and puzzles, though, this one’s a crossover with, of all things, the anime Overlord....
07:01 2019-07-17

'Game of Thrones' dominates and 'kick-ass' women break through at Emmys Medieval fantasy "Game of Thrones" scored a record 32 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, but the contenders for the highest honors in television were dominated by newcomers, many of them women, and shows ab...
05:36 2019-07-17

Nintendo deletes popular Mario Maker 2 level for unexplained reasons Enlarge / A scene from the creation of the since-deleted "Kai-Zero G" in Super Mario Maker 2. (credit: YouTube / GrandPooBear) The unexplained removal of one of the most popular, ultra-difficult Sup...
05:24 2019-07-17

We’re getting a fourth Thor film, and Taika Waititi is directing it Enlarge / Chris Hemsworth will return as the Norse god of thunder in the as-yet-untitled Thor 4. (credit: Marvel Studios) Director Taika Waititi is a hot commodity in Hollywood these days, with no s...
05:24 2019-07-17

Apple celebrates Apollo 11 anniversary with a new peek at For All Mankind The key art for For All Mankind. [credit: Apple ] As you've probably gathered from the In...
05:24 2019-07-17

Destiny 2’s Latest Exploit Lets You Farm Materials By Doing Nothing For the entire five-year span of Destiny’s existence as a series, players have been looking for ways to exploit it. Any old Destiny head will speak fondly of the days we had Loot Caves and cheesed bos...
04:36 2019-07-17

Mario Maker 2 Level Is Like If Satan Got His Hands On 1-1 The opening level of the original Super Mario Bros. is iconic. Anyone who’s played it likely remembers exactly where to get the first mushroom, which pipe to enter for the secret coin stash, and how t...
04:36 2019-07-17

Okay, Seriously, Maybe VR Gaming Is About To Have Its Big Moment I keep thinking about a video game I played in Los Angeles a month ago that’s what you’d get if the renowned covert ops Splinter Cell series required your character to always be in a kayak....
04:36 2019-07-17

Riot Delays Taking Action Against Echo Fox Over Investor's Racist Remarks Back in May, League of Legends Championship Series commissioner Chris Greeley gave esports organization Team Echo Fox an ultimatum: oust investor Amit Raizada over racist remarks he made in the past, ...
04:36 2019-07-17

How To Use Mario Maker 2's Tricky 'Scroll-Stop' Feature How’s your Super Mario Maker 2 going? Making some Marios? Trying out some of the cool new features? One of the most subtle but powerful new tricks you can do with the Switch version of Nintendo’s bril...
04:36 2019-07-17

We Debate The Best And Worst Super Smash Bros. Games Among the greatest video game debates—should hard games lower their difficulties? What’s the best controller?—is one that can make even the most docile Nintendo fan into a belligerent shit: Which Supe...
04:36 2019-07-17

Final Fantasy XIV's New Raid Bosses Bring The Pain It’s been two weeks since Final Fantasy XIV’s Shadowbringers expansion launched. That’s been enough time to explore and complete the exciting story, and players have been eager for more. The latest ra...
04:36 2019-07-17

Assassin's Creed Odyssey's New Atlantis Expansion Is Jaw-Dropping I’ve spent 20 minutes playing the new Judgment Of Atlantis add-on to Assassin’s Creed Odyssey and already just as much time snapping pictures in photo mode. As a colleague said, Ubisoft’s art director...
04:36 2019-07-17

Nike Is Making Official Spongebob Squarepants Sneakers While some of Nike’s recent pop-culture tie-ins have merely been inspired by something, this upcoming line of Kyries is a full and officially-licensed collaboration between the athletics company and.....
04:36 2019-07-17

Cities: Skylines Map Becomes A Poop-Powered Computer While it’s impressive seeing games like Minecraft being turned into weird little computers, there’s something about achieving the feat in Cities: Skylines that makes it seem so much more impressive....
04:36 2019-07-17

The Internet Reacts To Hanzo's Abtacular Summer Skin We’re once again in the midst of summer’s steamiest months, and you know what that means: Blizzard has made yet another Overwatch character hot. Also, Lucioball is back for the fourth year in a row. B...
04:36 2019-07-17

When City-Builders Meet Mario Galaxy Not too long after Islanders, there’s another peaceful, cute-as-hell city-builder on the way, only this times things are on a more planetary scale....
04:36 2019-07-17

Save $15 On Three Months of Xbox Game Pass Ultimate For Prime Day Microsoft’s new Xbox Game Pass Ultimate subscription combines Xbox Gold online multiplayer with Xbox Game Pass, giving you access to over 100 games to play as much as you want....
04:36 2019-07-17

The Latest: Telescope lawyers call petition meritless Hundreds of demonstrators gathered at the base of Hawaii’s tallest mountain to protest the construction of a giant telescope on land that some Native Hawaiians consider sacred...
04:00 2019-07-17

Johnny Clegg, anti-apartheid musician in South Africa, dies South African musician Johnny Clegg, who performed in defiance of apartheid and celebrated the country’s change to democracy under Nelson Mandela, has died...
04:00 2019-07-17

|JohnnyCleggwaswritingautobiographyshortlybeforehisdeath South African music icon Johnny Clegg, who died on Tuesday following a long battle with pancreatic cancer, was writing an autobiography shortly before his death....
03:48 2019-07-17

'Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife, demanding she get abortion: docs Laura Fleiss -- wife of "The Bachelor" and "The Bachelorette" creator Mike Fleiss -- has been granted a temporary restraining order against him following claims he attacked her at their Hawaii home af...
02:12 2019-07-17

‘Space Jam’ sequel starring LeBron James gets new director weeks after filming begins Welcome to the Space Jam! Now, please leave. The LeBron James-led sequel to the 1996 family film “Space Jam,” which starred Michael Jordan, has scrapped its director only weeks after filmi...
01:48 2019-07-17

Emmy nominations 2019: Biggest surprises and snubs HBO seized the Iron Throne Tuesday when the TV academy handed out its annual Emmy nominations. The premium cable channel walked away with a whopping 137 nods, largely due to the overwhelming love for ...
01:48 2019-07-17

‘Waitress’ to end four-year Broadway run There go the pies. The Sara Bareilles musical “Waitress” will end its Broadway run on Jan. 5, the Hollywood Reporter announced, after nearly four years and countless turns by many guest actors, Al Rok...
01:48 2019-07-17

This is the scene that could win Jharrel Jerome his first Emmy Jharrel Jerome won a 2019 Emmy nomination — his first — Tuesday for his devastating portrayal of real-life Central Park Five defendant Korey Wise in the Netflix limited series “When They See Us....
01:48 2019-07-17

Could Jack Have Fit on the Titanic Door? Let’s Examine the Modern Cinema Debate of Our Time Through the Years It’s been more than two decades since James Cameron’s Titanic hit theaters and the love story of Jack Dawson (Leonardo DiCaprio) and Rose DeWitt Bukater (Kate Winslet) took the world by st...
01:36 2019-07-17

People Are Really Breaking a Sweat With the Jokes About Grimes’ Too-Crazy-to-Be-True ‘Training Regimen’ After making headlines last year for beginning a relationship with 48-year-old tech billionaire Elon Musk, Grimes is back in the spotlight for detailing her unique “training regimen” in a ...
01:36 2019-07-17

Lion King director looked to Attenborough and Babe for inspiration The director of Disney's The Lion King has revealed he looked to David Attenborough documentaries and the animated pig Babe for inspiration for his stunning reimagined version of the classic....
01:01 2019-07-17

'The Lion King' filmmakers couldn't wait to be king of visual effects In an era where audiences have increasingly sophisticated knowledge about how movie magic is made, the personality-rich, photorealistic animal characters in Disney's new "The Lion King" will have movi...
00:00 2019-07-17

Emmy voters get it right (mostly) Emmy voters spread the wealth among shows old and new, including the usual preference for movie stars and a record number of nominations for 'Game of Thrones.'...
00:00 2019-07-17

‘Game of Thrones’ looks ready for a coronation after dominating Emmy nominations The Television Academy also delivered a drama-filled comedy category, set up "When They See Us" as the miniseries to beat and snubbed some major stars....
00:00 2019-07-17

George Takei is on a mission to make sure America doesn’t forget a shameful legacy The “Star Trek” icon has a new graphic novel about his experience in a Japanese American internment camp: “I have to tell this story before there’s no one left to tell it."...
23:36 2019-07-16

Beyoncé and docs on R. Kelly, Michael Jackson get Emmy nods Beyoncé’s “Homecoming” film has scored six Emmy nominations, while documentaries on Michael Jackson, R. Kelly and the disastrous Fyre Festival also picked up nominations...
23:36 2019-07-16

Parsons snub, ‘Schitt’s Creek’ love among Emmy surprises Among the snubs and surprises this year at the Emmy nominations were Jim Parson being ignored, ‘Schitt’s Creek’ finally getting some love and an unhappy streak continuing for ‘The Tonight Show’...
23:36 2019-07-16

‘Game of Thrones’ fans are fuming about its 32 Emmy nominations The 2019 Emmy Award nominations are out — and “Game of Thrones” is leading the pack with a whopping 32 nods. Since the final season was controversial, some of the choices within these categories are a...
22:48 2019-07-16

‘Game of Thrones’ writers got an Emmy nomination for that atrocious final season No surprise, HBO came in for a strong showing at the Emmy nominations reveal event that just wrapped up Tuesday morning. The premium cable network pummeled Netflix in terms of total nominations (137, ...
22:48 2019-07-16

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ director Taika Waititi is returning to helm ‘Thor 4’ News regarding the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe has been in scant supply since Spider-Man: Far From Home released earlier this month, but the drought has finally ended. On Tuesday, The Holl...
22:48 2019-07-16

HBO sets Emmy nominations record, tops Netflix AT&T Inc's premium cable network HBO scored a record 137 Emmy nominations on Tuesday, topping streaming service Netflix Inc in what has become an annual battle for bragging rights in the contest for t...
22:36 2019-07-16

South African musician Johnny Clegg dead at 66 South African singer and songwriter Johnny Clegg, one of the few white artists to openly confront the apartheid government in the late 1970s and 1980s, died on Tuesday aged 66, his agent said....
22:36 2019-07-16

Singer R. Kelly denied bail on U.S. charges of sex crimes over two decades R&B singer R. Kelly pleaded not guilty on Tuesday to a raft of federal charges accusing him of running a scheme to force women and girls to provide sex for himself and others, and a judge ordered that...
22:36 2019-07-16

Sacha Baron Cohen thanks Sarah Palin, Dick Cheney for 'Who Is America' Emmy nominations Actor and noted prankster Sacha Baron Cohen took to Twitter to lambast Sarah Palin and Dick Cheney for appearing on his Emmy-nominated show “Who Is America?”...
21:36 2019-07-16

Minecraft Earth’s closed beta: This augmented reality needs more augmenting Enlarge (credit: Mojang / Microsoft) When Microsoft acquired Mojang, the maker of Minecraft, in 2014, we all feared the worst: a zillion cash-in video games. Turns out, Microsoft has been really sma...
21:36 2019-07-16

Croatia’s Fresh Island festival evacuated as massive fire breaks out "The safety of everyone at the festival is our utmost priority, and we appreciate everyone's patience during this time," a statement from the Fresh Island festival read....
21:24 2019-07-16

Renegade Penguin Pair With No Respect for Authority Return to Favored Sushi Spot After Initial Removal You can’t tell penguins that they can’t have something, because it will only make them want it more. And a pair of small mischief-making blue penguins proved exactly that. A sushi spot in ...
21:12 2019-07-16

Everyone and Their Mother Are Participating in the Endlessly Catchy Stranger Things Neverending Story Challenge Stephen Colbert and Jimmy Fallon are supposed to be rivals battling it out over late night talk show ratings, but something has united them—The Stranger Things-Neverending Story Challenge. It&rs...
21:12 2019-07-16