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Videos: The Sci-Fi Short Film Robot & Scarecrow

This is the short film <i>Robot & Scarecrow</i>. <br>It was written by Christopher O'Reilly, Ursula Rani Sarma and Kibwe Tavares, directed by Tavares, and stars …

Music Festivals

Let this insufferable Q&A at a Westworld panel be a lesson to us all

Put your screenplay back in your bag<p>Tribeca hosted a <i>Westworld</i> panel yesterday with an all-star lineup including co-creators Lisa Joy and Jonathan Nolan, as well as actors Evan Rachel Wood, Thandie Newton, Jeffrey Wright, and James Marsden. I’m sure the discussion of the upcoming new season was …

TV

Zoe Saldana Sends Message to ‘Hollywood Elitists’: Marvel Cinematic Universe Actors Are Not ‘Selling Out’

Saldana explains in an interview with Net-A-Porter that superhero actors bear a great responsibility.<p>Zoe Saldana is calling out “Hollywood elitists” …

Jon Hamm says criticism of ‘Beirut’ film is part of online ‘outrage machine’

TORONTO — Between the five languages spoken on set, bureaucracy issues and speedy month-long shoot during Ramadan when Muslim crew members were …

Middle East

Twitter Users Throw Their Weight Into The ‘American Chopper’ Meme

Sometimes it takes a little while for a meme to really find its footing. Such is the case with the <i>American Chopper</i> meme, which is catching on five years after the “soap opera for men” was cancelled. The likely cause for its recent popularity is Discovery Channel’s announcement that the reality …

The 50 Best Podcasts to Listen to Right Now

In March of 2017, we recommended 50 of the best podcasts for your listening pleasure. Many of those shows continue to do great work, including</i> …

Are You A First-Time Manager? Here Are 5 Essential Tips for Success!

Make your transition from employee to first-time manager super seamless with these 5 tips.<p>Being promoted to your first management position is exciting--but it can be difficult. The transition from employee to first-time manager (FTM) is riddled with challenges, everything from establishing yourself …

What’s Next for Humanity: Automation, New Morality and a ‘Global Useless Class’

LONDON — What will our future look like — not in a century but in a mere two decades?<p>Terrifying, if you’re to believe Yuval Noah Harari, the Israeli historian and author of “Sapiens” and “Homo Deus,” a pair of audacious books that offer a sweeping history of humankind and a forecast of what lies …

Artificial Intelligence

NYPD reportedly hid Weinstein accuser, fearing district attorney would sink case

New York magazine reports detectives investigating model’s sexual assault claim had strong case but feared DA would not prosecute<p>New York detectives investigating a 2015 sexual assault complaint against Harvey Weinstein physically “hid the victim” from staff working for the Manhattan district …

Harvey Weinstein

Gal Gadot prompts fury over Stephen Hawking tribute

Gal Gadot has received online criticism after sharing a tribute to Stephen Hawking, following his death yesterday, aged 76.<p>The <i>Wonder Woman</i> actress has been branded 'ableist' - a term used to describe discrimination or prejudice against people who are disabled. In a Twitter tribute, she wrote: "Rest …

Improbable's simulation tech will power this epic survival shooter

Newly-announced video game <i>Scavengers</i> is described by creator Josh Holmes as a survival shooter “co-opetition”. Set in a new ice age, players are …

The definitive ranking of all the Stranger Things cast’s bands

• Stranger Things<p>They're all brilliant really<p>Stranger Things: the TV show that brought a wave of illegitimate sick days across the country when the …

What Kim Kardashian Liking Anime Means For Geek Culture

While we’re not really on board with claims of “breaking the Internet,” Kim Kardashian West has a knack for getting people’s attention. Most …

The Tragedy of Erik Killmonger

The revolutionary ideals of Black Panther’s profound and complex villain have been twisted into a desire for hegemony.<p><b>The following article contains major spoilers.</b><p><i>Black Panther</i> is a love letter to people of African descent all over the world. Its actors, its costume design, its music, and …

Johnny Galecki Says People Were 'Outraged' by His Response to Florida Shooting

“I have no interest in wasting my time trying to convince you to be a more evolved human being,” “The Big Bang Theory” star says of those who have …

Watch the Original 'Kung Fury' - Which Is Getting a Sequel With Michael Fassbender (Video)

David Sandberg will direct and produce under his Laser Unicorns’ banner<p>The 2015 action comedy short “Kung Fury” is getting a feature-length sequel …

Who is Ant-Man and the Wasp’s new villain, Ghost?

What’s better than shrinking? Walking through walls<p>If you watched today’s <i>Ant-Man and the Wasp</i> trailer, you might have noticed just a glimpse of the film’s antagonist; a stealthy villain in a mask and a hood who bears a striking resemblance to somebody’s <i>Destiny</i> OC.<p>This is Ghost.<p>What’s the deal with …

The studios that could help Microsoft solve its exclusive game problem

Even with its pot of cash, options are limited<p>Yesterday, we ran an analysis piece on Microsoft’s exclusives problem on Xbox One, laying out the reasons why a big acquisition makes sense for the company. We mentioned some of the rumors doing the rounds, including Electronic Arts, Valve and PUBG …

Octavia Spencer Deserves Far More Than What She’s Gotten in Hollywood

The Oscar-winning actress, with the help of Jessica Chastain, negotiated a salary five times her previous rate. But it’s not just her salary that’s a …

These five artists are leading the Korean R&B takeover

Think of the music scene in South Korea, and it’s hard to escape the highly processed, slickly produced, bubblegum-flavoured world of K-pop. Between appearances on variety shows like <i>Ask Us Anything</i> and constant fan-service through Vlive sessions and concerts, the ubiquity of the genre seems to have …

Rap & Hip-Hop

I Kill Giants' First Trailer Blurs the Lines Between Reality and Grim Fantasy

In Joe Kelly and J.M. Ken Niimura’s comic book, <i>I Kill Giants</i>, it’s unclear just how much of young Barbara’s giant-slaying adventures are real and how …

Persona Developer Could Be Making a 'PS4 High-End Action Game'

Now you see it, now you don't.<p>Atlus fans, rejoice! It looks like the Japanese developer of Persona 5 is brewing something new for PS4.<p>Spotted by …

'The Mighty Ducks' Television Series in Development

Adaptation of 1992 Emilio Estevez movie is in the “very early stages,” TheWrap is told<p>A “Mighty Ducks” television series is in the “very early stages …

Entertainment

A Secret Trick That WILL Get You A Free Upgrade To First Class

Do you live with the unfulfilled dream of travelling in First Class because your budgets simply won’t stretch that far…<p>Our Travel Auctions<p>Well, …

Luxury Travel

The Problem With the X-Men Movie Rights Coming Back to Marvel

Marvel buying back the film rights to the X-Men, Fantastic Four, and Deadpool was once only the stuff of nerd dreams, but now that those dreams have …

10 Pop Stars to Watch In 2018

Whether or not you’re ready for it, 2018 is here, and with the new year comes the chance for new talent to make a splash. From Norway to Atlanta, …