Five Journalists and Pop Star Denise Ho Arrested in Hong

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Five journalists at Stand News and pop star Denise Ho are arrested in Hong Kong on suspicion of sedition. Source

Little Theatre to hold auditions for Jeeves at Sea

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ILION, NY – The Ilion Little Theatre will hold auditions for the comedy Jeeves at Sea – Sunday, February 2 at 6:30 p.m. and Monday, February 3 at 7 p.m. at the theater. Directed by Char Lyon and...

Billie Eilish, ‘Happier Than Ever’

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YouTube Billie Eilish released five singles in the long run-up to Happier Than Ever, but saved its best song for the album's drop date. The title track is really two songs in one — and, appropriately enough, it contains multitudes. Opening amid a deceptively easygoing acoustic strum, Eilish couches her devastatingly economical burns ("When I'm…

‘Crime Scene’ Director Joe Berlinger on the Times Square Killer,

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The second season of Netflix's 'Crime Scene' docuseries examines the murders by Richard Cottingham, dubbed the Times Square Torso Ripper. Source

Rovier Carrington, Who Sued Viacom Execs, Charged With Faking Sex

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Rovier Carrington, a self-described Hollywood “it boy,” has been charged with perjury in connection with a salacious sex abuse lawsuit he filed against Viacom and its executives in 2018. Carrington was arrested Tuesday on allegations that he had fabricated emails to support the suit, which was ultimately dismissed. In the suit, Carrington accused former MTV…

Fined $210 Million, Livestreaming Star Viya Is Latest Chinese Celebrity

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Viya, China’s queen of live streaming, has been fined RMB1.34 billion ($210 million) and had her social media account suspended as punishment for tax evasion. The penalties make her the latest celebrity target in 15-month crackdown on the country’s entertainment and cultural industries. Tax authorities said on Monday that the 36-year-old Viya (real name: Huang…

New Book Reveals How Audience Testing Transformed Top Hollywood Films

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A man who made a career out of telling powerful people in Hollywood what they don’t want to hear is now telling everyone what that was like. Kevin Goetz, founder and CEO of audience research firm Screen Engine/ASI, has written a book, “Audience-ology: How Moviegoers Shape the Films We Love,” with Darlene Hayman that looks…

“King Richard”

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New York, NY (Top40 Charts) This profoundly moving film shows the power of family, perseverance, and unwavering belief as a means to achieve the impossible - and truly change the world. Based on the true story, King Richard follows the journey of Richard Williams (Will Smith), an undeterred father raising two of the most extraordinarily…

Why Steven Spielberg’s ‘West Side Story’ Hit the Wrong Box

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Steven Spielberg managed to get critics on board for his ambitious “West Side Story” remake. The moviegoing masses? Not so much. Over the weekend, Disney and 20th Century Studio’s reimagining of “West Side Story” collected just $10.5 million in its domestic debut, a dismal result for a movie of its scale and scope. The lavish…

The Tokyo Olympic Ceremony Credited Its Video Game History Through

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New York, NY (Top40 Charts) The opening ceremony at the Tokyo Olympics was full of splendour that celebrated Japan's past, present and future, despite the fact that this Olympics will be like no other given that there will not be an audience in attendance save the few media representatives. Interestingly enough, one of the main…