Entertainment

Inside the Ill Mind of Producer Illmind, Who Makes Ill Beats with His Mind, Which Is Ill - Noisey

New Jersey-born Ramon Ibanga Jr., otherwise known as Illmind, may not be a household name, but the stable of artist who lean on his production chops are. Over the past decade, the Grammy-nominated producer, writer, artist, and entrepreneur has built an impressive resume producing for the likes of …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Beatles' 'A Day in the Life': 10 Things You Didn't Know

"'A Day in the Life' – that was something," John Lennon told <i>Rolling Stone</i> in 1968, setting up a classic bit of understatement. "I dug it. It was a …

Music

What’s On Tonight: ‘Baskets” Returns And ‘Frontier’ Premieres On Netflix

Netflix<p><i>Frontier</i> (Netflix) — Netflix’s latest drama is a historical one with a familiar face. Jason Momoa — you know, the guy who used to be Khal Drogo on <i>Game of Thrones</i> and who will soon be playing a DC superhero — is Declan Harp, a part-Irish, part-Native American outlaw who finds himself in the …

TV

Watch the climax of Star Wars alongside an audience from 1977

<i>Boing Boing</i> previously posted about YouTube user William Forsche, who had the forethought to bring a tape recorder to the movie theater back when he …

Star Wars

10 Sex-Filled Foreign-Language Films You Can Stream on Netflix

If you think watching a half-naked woman or man whisper sweet nothings into their lover's ear is sexy, imagine how much <i>sexier</i> it is when those sweet nothings are in French. Foreign cinema isn't afraid to bring on the heat when it comes to romance and eroticism, and lucky for us, Netflix is full of …

Netflix

Dwayne Johnson's DC bad guy Black Adam to get his own movie

Who says lightning doesn’t strike twice? Dwayne Johnson is getting a movie all to himself to star as Black Adam, the DC Comics villain he was previously announced as playing in a big-screen adaptation of <i>Shazam</i>.<p>EW has confirmed that Warner Bros.’ New Line division is now developing <i>Black Adam</i> in …

Movies

Bella Hadid Watched The Weeknd Perform Last Night

Hollywood is small world, but New York City can be even smaller.<p>Just ask Bella Hadid.<p>The model had her first public interaction with her ex-boyfriend, The Weeknd, while attending an event called Yams Day 2017 at Madison Square Garden in Manhattan on January 18. Not only was her ex in attendance, he …

Music Award Shows

8 movies that could hit $1 billion at the box office this year

2017 has the possibility of being a huge year at the box office.<p>With over 20 big movie sequels and a ton of remakes, I think we'll see a rise in the box office hitting more billion-dollar movies than ever before.<p>In 2016, there were three movies that hit $1 billion worldwide. "Rogue One," released …

Movies

Watch Migos Bring Out Chance, 2 Chainz, Lil Yachty, More for “Bad and Boujee”

Migos brought out a slew of special guests to close their L.A. show last night at the Novo. Chance the Rapper, 2 Chainz, Lil Yachty, YG, Ty Dolla $ign, and L.A. Lakers players Nick Young and Jordan Clarkson all showed up for “Bad and Boujee,” as the <i>Fader</i> points out. Watch footage below.<p>Watch Migos …

Music

Winter isn't coming: John Oliver trolls 'Game of Thrones' fans

Real funny, John Oliver. Way to get "Game of Thrones" fans all excited for nothing.<p>A video released Wednesday starts out with menacing shots of sputtering candles and the oh-so-familiar outline of Westeros' Iron Throne. A booming narration mentions "HBO's biggest Sunday night show."<p>Is it an ad for …

Game of Thrones

Questlove And Talib Kweli Want To Pay Chrisette Michele Not To Perform At The Inauguration

“I am here, representing you, because this is what matters,” Michele wrote in a statement.<p>On Wednesday, it was confirmed that Grammy-winning singer Chrisette Michele will perform at Donald Trump’s inauguration on Jan. 20.<p>On Thursday morning, the singer released a statement about her decision. “My …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How did Michael Jackson end up owning The Beatles' best songs?

Paul McCartney has filed a lawsuit yesterday to reclaim the rights to many of The Beatles' most famous hits from the world's largest music publisher, Sony/ATV.<p>If a court finds in his favour, the rights will begin defaulting back to McCartney from October 2018, in accordance with US copyright law. …

Music

Nelly Settles The Big Drake vs. Nelly Twitter Debate And We Can Now Move On With Our Lives

Rap Twitter was in a complete frenzy earlier this week when everyone got bored and started arguing about Nelly and Drake. Fans went at it for an entire day about who was hotter in their prime and which rapper was better than the other.<p>Though he’s just one of seven rappers with a diamond certified …

Music

Ivanka Trump Dismisses Suggestions That She’ll Act as First Lady

Ivanka's role in her father's administration has not yet been decided on.<p>Even though she will have an as-yet-undefined role in her father’s presidential administration and recently spoke on the phone with <b>Michelle Obama</b>, <b>Ivanka Trump</b> calls the suggestions that she’ll perform White House duties …

U.S. Politics

In her head, Deepika Padukone is having 'amazing babies' with Vin Diesel

Bollywood actor Deepika Padukone made an appearance on the haloed <i>Ellen DeGeneres Show</i> and didn't disappoint.<p>Padukone, who starred with Vin Diesel in her debut Hollywood flick, <i>xXx: Return of Xander Cage,</i> on being quizzed by Ellen about rumored link-ups with the actor, said, "Well, there's no smoke …

Celebrity News

17 Sundance Movies We're Eager To See

Including Cate Blanchett in 13 roles, Al Gore's new doc and Netflix's "The Discovery."<p>Every January, throngs of movie lovers gather in the snowy hills of Park City, Utah, for the Sundance Film Festival. It’s an 11-day preview of the year’s indie-cinema offerings, and a breeding ground for the …

Sundance

Newswire: The Walking Dead producers toned down the violence after the season 7 premiere

AMC’s <i>The Walking Dead</i> is on its seventh season, which means viewers have had plenty of time to acclimate themselves to the show’s style. The specific dangers and motivations may shift from episode to episode, but you always know you’re probably going to see some abandoned structures, long and empty …

TV Series

Here's what Wall Street is saying about Netflix's blowout subscriber growth last quarter

Netflix surprised Wall Street on Wednesday when it reported fourth-quarter earnings and subscriber growth.<p>In the US, net additions totaled 1.93 million, much better than the consensus forecast among analysts of 1.38 million and Netflix's own prior estimates. Earnings per share were $0.15, two cents …

Wall Street

This Is What Yams Day 2017 Was Really Like

The Weeknd, Kendrick Lamar, Young Thug, and the whole A$AP family got together to remember Steven Rodriguez.<p>All the love in the world was …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Study: Video Games are Among the Most Popular Ways for Men to Cope with Stress

A new survey conducted by University College London reveals that video games are one of the most popular ways for men to cope with stress.<p>The hobby …

Game Development

Jennifer Lopez Confirms Those Drake Rumors & We're A Little Annoyed

While many of us can probably predict the ending to the J.Lo and Drake saga, we can't look away. It's kind of like when you begin bingeing on a new show and you can't...stop...watching.<p>According to <i>ET</i>, on Wednesday, after attending a panel discussion on her NBC show, <i>Shades of Blue,</i> Lopez got <i>a little</i> …

Hollywood

Watch Johnny Depp's Emotional Thank You Speech at People's Choice Awards

Johnny Depp sounds grateful that anyone still likes him at all, never mind that he's still winning People's Choice Awards. He just won his <i>14</i>th PCA last night -- Favorite Movie Icon -- and in his speech he thanked "the people" for their trust and kindness during a difficult time.<p>Depp has had a rough …

Hollywood

Miguel Ferrer, ‘NCIS: Los Angeles’ Actor, Dies at 61

Miguel Ferrer, who starred in shows including “NCIS: Los Angeles” and “Crossing Jordan” and voiced the designer of the title character in “RoboCop,” …

TV

'Sneaky Pete' Renewed by Amazon for Season 2. Yes, Already

Amazon has renewed “Sneaky Pete” for a second season, less than one week after Season 1 actually arrived.<p>“Sneaky Pete” just premiered on Friday, …

TV

Blake Lively Thanks Husband Ryan Reynolds at PCAs: ‘You Can’t Have Him, He’s Mine!’

Although Ryan Reynolds didn’t attend the People’s Choice Awards Wednesday, Blake Lively made sure everyone knew about her man.<p>The A-list couple have …

Hollywood

7 Characters We Want To See Return To ‘Game Of Thrones’

Is Arya Stark (Maisie Williams) going to be using Walder Frey's (David Bradley) body in Season 7 of "Game of Thrones"?With the “Game of Thrones” …

Game of Thrones

Oscars record for ‘La La Land’: Will it be the 3rd film ever to receive 14 nominations?

“All About Eve” (1950) and “Titanic” (1997) are currently tied for the most Oscar nominations in history with 14 each. If “La La Land” should equal …

The Oscars

'Logan' Trailer: Wolverine Sequel May Outshine 'X-Men' Movies

And now we have a second trailer for <i>Logan,</i> which in turn coincides with the embargo dropping for those of us who attended Fox’s preview event from last month. So yes, I’ve seen the first act of the latest <i>X-Men</i> movie/<i>Wolverine</i> film.<p>Without going into details, because I’m not going to review a movie …

Movies

Vin Diesel Would Love To Join James Corden For A Round Of Carpool Karaoke

The tender vocal stylings of Vin Diesel appear destined to be coming to an instantly viral clip near you. Ball’s in your court, James Corden. Last night’s edition of <i>The Late Late Show</i> featured The Mighty Diesel enjoying a rather bubbly chat with the bubbly host. (The tone was “bubbly” is what we’re …

Hollywood

Even the 2017 People's Choice Awards Couldn't Keep Sarah Jessica Parker Away From Her Daughters' Piano Recital

She may have been celebrating a People's Choice Award win, but <b>Sarah Jessica Parker</b> had one more major event on her calendar—her daughters' piano …

Hollywood