On March 9, my husband Jesse and I were invited to a Purim holiday party in New York City. It was right when things were starting to be cancelled, but not everything. We went back and forth about whether we should go but ultimately we decided to attend. On March 10, my husband started feeling sick. We later learned that many others who attended the same party also came down with symptoms.
Tribeca Enterprises and YouTube have unveiled the programming slate for “We Are One: A Global Film Festival” with more than 100 films co-curated by 21 festivals. With COVID-19 shuttering film fests worldwide, the online festival is set to run from May 29-June 7, 2020, and will be available at youtube.com/weareone. The free-to-watch programming, which will not include any ads, is to include feature films, shorts, documentaries, music, comedy and panel discussions.
Wit Studio has become one of the biggest animation studios in the medium of anime today, having given audiences big hits such as Attack On Titan and Vinland Saga, is seeing a shake-up within its ranks as a producer within the studio is seeing a big promotion and becoming a Vice President within IG Productions. Wit Studio is a subsidiary within the larger company known as Production IG, so it definitely isn’t a surprise to see that the larger benefactors of the studio are promoting talent from within to continue their journey of making new anime series!
Focus Features is delaying the release of Edgar Wright’s thriller “Last Night in Soho.” The film has been moved back seven months from Sept. 25, 2020 to April 23, 2021. “Haunted by someone else’s past, but we’ll see you in the future… It’s true, #LastNightInSoho is not quite finished yet due to Covid 19,” Wright wrote Tuesday on Twitter. “But, I’m excited for you all to experience it, at a big screen near you, on April 23, 2021.”
Around here, we have a ton of nostalgia for the ’90s, and part of that is due to the incredible music from the decade. There are so many unforgettable hits of the era, but right now, we’re thinking about the tunes that made you put aside your Beanie Babies, turn up your boombox, and dance like no one was watching. If you’re looking for the perfect mix of dance songs from the 1990s, look no further, because we’ve got 100 of them for that virtual theme party you know you want to have.
Forget a bottle of champagne or a voucher for a spa treatment, Connell’s chain is now the only raffle prize worth winning. Yes, the actor Paul Mescal – who played Connell Waldron in the TV adaptation of Sally Rooney’s critically-acclaimed novel, Normal People – is giving away one of his “personal” chains to benefit a mental health charity. Fans will know the chain Mescal wore as Connell on the show is fast-becoming iconic (see its dedicated Instagram stan account for details).
What year is it? After Ben Affleck cut away all the gray hair in his quarantine beard, the ‘Argo’ star looked as young and as baby-faced as he did back in 1997!. Ben Affleck was giving off some serious Chasing Amy vibes when he and girlfriend Ana de Armas, 32, took their dogs for a walk on Monday (May 25.) The 47-year-old Ben must have found his clippers because he suddenly had a beard without a spec of gray in it. Just a month prior, Ben was seen sporting a salt-and-pepper beard that was more salt than pepper, and while he looked good, this new makeover is incredible. Ben looked decades younger during his walk with Ana, and judging by his smile, he seems happier to see the gray go away.
The Marvel Cinematic Universe has become the biggest thing that Hollywood has ever seen and the actors who play the heroes have become the human embodiment of these classic comic book characters. For this generation, and likely every one that comes after, Chris Evans will be Captain America. It’s difficult to think of the character without thinking of the man, which makes it that much more surprising how close it all came to not happening at all.
Peter Weber is gushing over the woman in his life! The 28-year-old former Bachelor took to Instagram on Monday to share a sweet shot with his girlfriend, Kelley Flanagan. In the adorable pic, Weber and Flanagan are leaning in for a kiss with smiles on their faces as the sun shines right between them.
“My wife’s head is up there and I’m right here [like], ‘Let me see the baby,’ ” said proud father of three Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson has no problem scrubbing in when dad duty calls.