Newscasts were halted on Saturday at Hong Kong’s Asia Television after the company’s ongoing crisis turned into a death spiral.
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Warner Bros.’ superhero duel “Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” is to be released in China in March.
There was plenty of horsing around Saturday afternoon in Irvine as Cavalia Odysseo threw open the flaps of its colossal white tents and laid the red carpet for celebs, dignitaries and even the 65 horses which star in this remarkable theatrical extravaganza. The show is best described as part Cirque du Soleil, part equine ballet… Read more »
Host Larry David gently spoofed Bernie Sanders on tonight’s “Saturday Night Live” as the Democratic presidential candidate made an extended appearance on the NBC late-night show opposite his showbiz doppelgänger. “SNL” made the most of David’s resemblance to the fiercely independent Vermont senator with sketch “Bern Your Enthusiasm” that also poked fun at the quirkiness… Read more »
“The Revenant” director Alejandro Gonzalez Inarritu has won the Directors Guild of America award for 2015’s top feature film — marking the first back-to-back DGA win for any director. An emotional Inarritu fought back tears on accepting the trophy from “The King’s Speech” director Tom Hooper. “I never expected to win this award, truly,” Inarritu… Read more »
Singer-songwriter Dan Hicks, known for his rootsy blend of folk, jazz and country music, died Feb. 6 in Mill Valley, Calif., after a two-year battle with throat and liver cancer. He was 74. News of Hicks’ death was confirmed on his official website, Welcome to Hicksville. Hicks was known as the leader of the acoustic… Read more »
Perhaps no other GOP debate this cycle has higher stakes than the New Hampshire debate on Saturday, sponsored by ABC News. It is one of their last big chances for the candidates to make their case to New Hampshire voters, whose Tuesday vote will undoubtedly produce a shakeout of the still-large Republican field. Donald Trump,… Read more »
The five directors contending for the top award at the Directors Guild of America stressed the uncertainties of their craft at Saturday morning’s annual “Meet the Nominees” panel at the DGA Theater. “Stanley Kubrick said it’s like trying to write a poem on a roller coaster,” noted “The Revenant” director Alejandro Inarritu in desrcribing the… Read more »
Outspoken political pundit Bill Maher has announced his support for presidential candidate Bernie Sanders using his famously zesty vernacular. “Do you want Bernie Sanders getting off Airforce One and making a deal with… Seriously. On foreign policy, do you think he’s at the level that we need?” MSNBC analyst Alex Wagner asked Maher on the… Read more »
A week before Bernie Sanders came within a sliver of beating Hillary Clinton in the Iowa caucuses, he was in Mason City, Iowa, along with one of the campaign’s more outspoken celebrity surrogates, Susan Sarandon. As the crowd at the venue, Music Man Square (named for the town’s famous native Meredith Willson), began to chant… Read more »
A day ahead of her anticipated return to the Super Bowl halftime show stage, Beyonce has released new single “Formation” along with an accompanying music video. Set in New Orleans, the clip features shots of Bey lying on top of a sinking New Orleans police cruiser as well as a graffiti’d wall that says, “Stop… Read more »