James Earl Jones

David Spade Heads to the Dark Side in the Trailer for Drama "Warning Shot"

David Spade embraces his darkness in this drama about a family who finds themselves in danger when they inherit their family farm, and find out that …

David Spade

Robert Townsend Speaks On 'Meteor Man's Impact 25 Years Later

In 1993, <i>Meteor Man</i> touched down in theaters to mixed reviews but ultimately became a staple in kids’ VHS collection. Starring its writer/producer …

Black Panther

A 'Sandlot' Prequel Is in the Works Because Legends Never Die

The original director will return to the beloved baseball classic.<p>"Remember kid, there's heroes and there's legends: Heroes get remembered, but legends never die." Those are the words that the spirit of the Great Bambino, the Sultan of Swat, Colossus of Clout, Babe Ruth, said to Benny in <i>The …

Babe Ruth

They’re Making a THE SANDLOT Prequel

<i>The Sandlot</i> is all about nostalgia, that yearning for the carefree days of childhood where life’s biggest concern was whether to play baseball or go …

James Earl Jones

'The Sandlot' is getting a prequel and it might center around The Beast, report says

"The Sandlot" is the quintessential coming-of-age story of a group of boys from the 1960's who get into shenanigans while playing backyard …

James Earl Jones

Welcome to the Rock! Andrew Samonsky, Megan McGinnis, Becky Gulsvig & More Will Star in the National Tour of Come From Away

Suddenly there's nothing in between them and the sky! Becky Gulsvig (<i>School of Rock</i>), Megan McGinnis (<i>Les Misérables</i>) and Andrew Samonsky (<i>South</i> …

North America

‘The Sandlot’ Prequel In The Works With Original Director

The prequel machine is in full gear.<p>20th Century Fox has plans for a prequel of the 1993 coming-of-age comedy classic “The Sandlot”. The film’s …

20th Century Fox

How the Visual Appeal of Darth Vader Helped to Make Him One of the Most Iconic Villains of All Time

Video blogger and web producer Evan Puschak aka The Nerdwriter took a look at the iconic visual appeal of Darth Vader. Puschak specifically notes …

Darth Vader

Minor tweaks by Irvin Kershner helped transform Darth Vader into an icon

There might be no more iconic character in pop culture than Darth Vader, whose sloping, passionless mask you’ll see on the heads of children and …

Darth Vader

Jeffrey Wright (‘Westworld’) would be fifth black Best Drama Actor Emmy winner

<b>Jeffrey Wright</b> won’t make Emmy history in Best Drama Supporting Actor, but he can still join a very small club if he wins Best Drama Actor for …

Entertainment

The Public Theater Announces Free Public Forum, We Rise: A Celebration of Resistance

The Public Theater has announced a special free one-night-only Public Forum event, <i>We Rise: A Celebration of Resistance</i>, to take place at the …

Off Broadway

“What to the Slave Is 4th of July?”: James Earl Jones Reads Frederick Douglass’s Historic Speech

<b>AMY GOODMAN:</b> Today, in this special broadcast, we begin with the words of Frederick Douglass. Born into slavery around 1818, Douglass became a key …

Black History

Bored? Check out this list of GOP Hollywood stars/sports figures, etc.

I was bored and thought I’d check out this link.<p>I was surprised by some of the people on the list..I mean, come on Alex Trebek? James Earl …

Alex Trebek

Photo Flash: James Earl Jones, Amanda Plummer, and More Lead Reading of THE NIGHT OF THE IGUANA

The Acting Company presented its one-night-only benefit reading of The Night of the Iguana, Tennessee Williams' feverishly poetic 1961 drama, at The …

Acting

Most Ridiculous Requests Ever Made of a Hotel and Everything Anthony Bourdain Hated

A roundup of the most important stories of the day. I keep you up to date on the most interesting writings I find on other sites – the latest news …

British Airways

James Earl Jones, Elizabeth Ashley, and More to Return to The Night of the Iguana for Benefit Reading

The Acting Company benefit will take place June 11 at Hunter College.<p>Much of the cast and creative team from last season's American Repertory Theatre …

James Earl Jones

Sylvester Stallone making biopic about boxer Jack Johnson after posthumous Trump pardon

NEW YORK — Days after the presidential pardon of Jack Johnson, Sylvester Stallone has announced plans for a biopic on the first African-American …

Donald Trump

From Meryl Streep to James Earl Jones to Anne Hathaway: Look Through the History of Shakespeare in the Park

The 2018 season will kick off with Othello May 29.<p>The Public Theater’s Shakespeare in the Park season will be back starting May 29 with a production …

Anne Hathaway

"The Raven" Read Off

I found readings of Edgar Allan Poe’s infamous poem “The Raven” by Christopher Walken, Vincent Price and James Earl Jones. I have read this poem …

Edgar Allan Poe

Cynthia Erivo, Katie Homes, James Earl Jones, and Uzo Aduba Join Benedict Cumberbatch for NYC Letters Live

The celebration of written and spoken word will debut in New York May 18–19 at the Town Hall.<p>Cynthia Erivo, Edie Falco, Ian McShane, James Earl …

Katie Holmes

Cynthia Erivo, James Earl Jones, Uzo Aduba, & More Confirmed for New York Debut of LETTERS LIVE

LETTERS LIVE is thrilled to announce Cynthia Erivo, Edie Falco, Ian McShane, James Earl Jones, Katie Holmes, Kyle MacLachlan, Laurence Fishburne, …

Mark Hamill

James Earl Jones once traveled

James Earl Jones once traveled across the United States and used his legendary Darth Vader voice to talk to truck drivers on his CB radio- but he had to stop doing it because he kept freaking people out. Source

Big Bang Theory Finale: Sheldon and Amy's Wedding Guest List Revealed (and It Includes Luke Skywalker!)

If Sheldon and Amy feel a sudden disturbance in the Force on their wedding day, there will be a logical explanation: Luke Skywalker is going to be …

Luke Skywalker

Mark Hamill To Cameo On ‘Big Bang Theory’ Season 11 Finale

Mark Hamill loves a good wedding.<p>CBS revealed the guest list for Sheldon and Amy’s big day on Monday, and one name is sure to stick out to sci-fi …

Mark Hamill

How James Earl Jones ended up in 'The Sandlot'

Before it became a beloved baseball movie, “The Sandlot” was a small budget ($7 million) coming of age tale featuring a ragtag group of tweens.<p>Now, …

Major League Baseball

Tom Shales: Steven Bochco Cut the Bull and Reinvented the Cop Show

Longtime television critic explains how honesty was crucial to everything Bochco did<p>A common though dubious assumption about television these days is …

Comedians

On second review, "Field of Dreams" is a ridiculously bad movie

This article's headline is misleading, for I didn't take a second review of "Field of Dreams." In truth, I've watched the film close to 40 times in my life. It was one of my favorite movies as a child, and when I covered Major League Baseball for six seasons, I made a viewing a rite of winter …

Human Interest

Trump’s beliefs often mirror Cesar Chavez’s

SAN DIEGO -- Mexican-Americans are doing a stint in our own version of purgatory. It’s called the Trump Era.<p>After all, Donald Trump’s ascension into …

San Diego

'Repeal the Second Amendment' Op-Ed Gets Reaction You'd Expect

“He’s lost a few marbles,” tweets one observer of John Paul Stevens<p>Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens is calling for a repeal of the …

Guns

Poll: Which Final Four team has the best alumni?

The men’s Final Four and national championship games will be broken down in every way possible, but let’s look at the most important question. Who are the famous alumni from each Final Four school?<p>Loyola Chicago: Leslie David Baker<p>Tons of important politicians went to Loyola, as well as Bob …

Paul Rudd