7 items from 2017
On the same day that a Michael Jackson-centric episode of Urban Myths was pulled from broadcast over its controversial casting, Lifetime revealed that the network is prepping their own biopic revolving around the King of Pop.
Tentatively titled Searching for Neverland, the Lifetime movie captures Jackson's final years through the perspective of two of his personal bodyguards, Bill Whitfield and Javon Beard.
Navi, the self-proclaimed "world's greatest Michael Jackson impersonator," will make his acting debut portraying the late singer in the Lifetime biopic, and The Walking Dead vet Chad L. Coleman will portray Whitfield, »
Despite recent rumors of ill health, Bobby Brown was in high spirits when he appeared at the Boston premiere of the Bet miniseries The New Edition Story on Sunday. In fact, he was far more concerned about the snow grounding his flight back to the decidedly sunnier California.
“I really want to get back to Los Angeles,” he told People. “My kid has to go to school tomorrow, so I’ve got to get a plane.” The 47-year-old former boy bander recently became a father for the seventh time when wife Alicia Etheredge-Brown gave birth to daughter Hendrix Estelle Sheba in July. »
- Jordan Runtagh
Neck-chomping culebras will make house calls this February when Entertainment One unleashes the third season of El Rey Network's From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series on Blu-ray and DVD, and we have a look at the cover art and sizable list of bonus features for the ravenous release.
Press Release: From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series - Season Three
Street Date: February 7, 2017
Blu-ray/DVD Srp: $49.99/$38.99
The Loaded 3-Disc Set Features All 10 Unedited Episodes and Exclusive Extras from the Recently-Wrapped Third Season of the Action-Packed, Horror-Filled Series Starring D.J. Cotrona, Zane Holtz, Eiza González and Guest Stars Including Ana de la Reguara and Tom Savini
This February, home audiences will be whisked deep into the vortex of a culebra underworld on the verge exploding in From Dusk Till Dawn: The Series - Season Three. Across 10 new horror-packed episodes, Miramax and El Rey's fan-favorite, supernatural crime saga returns on loaded blu-ray and DVD, »
- Derek Anderson
Stretching to nearly three hours long, featuring a sex scene of sorts that ends up with ejaculation on a French pastry, a climatic moment involving a rousing rendition of a Whitney Houston song, and a plot that revolves both around globalization and a quirky father/daughter tale, “Toni Erdmann” is exactly the kind of movie Hollywood doesn’t make. But what usually happens is the industry sees something succeed elsewhere, and then tries to put their own (watered down) stamp on it, and surprisingly, “Toni Erdmann” director Maren Ade would be just fine with someone else remaking her film.
- Kevin Jagernauth
Carrie Fisher’s autopsy results have been placed on a security hold.
Los Angeles Assistant Chief Coroner Ed Winter confirmed the security hold to People, explaining that the hold will prevent the coroner’s office from releasing information “from the autopsy or toxicology reports” to the public at this time.
Winter added that the security hold is “not abnormal” and that “it might come off within a couple days or next week. »
Carrie Fisher's coroner case has been placed on a security hold, Et has learned.
Following news that the legendary Star Wars actress -- who died late last month at the age of 60 -- was cremated, Ed Winter, Los Angeles Assistant Chief Coroner, confirmed the security hold to Et on Wednesday, noting that the hold will bar the department from releasing any information to the public at this time.
Winter told Et that it's "sometimes" normal to put a security hold on a case, which could delay the release of information to a week or so longer, "when it's a high-profile case or if there's something they're looking at."
Winter did not elaborate further or confirm who requested the security hold, or if the death was currently being investigated.
According to the Los Angeles Times, a security »
It may be the start of 2017, but it’s a throwback to the ’90s on Today.
The 59-year-old TV personality, who will be hosting the show all week, took her place at the anchor desk alongside longtime co-host Matt Lauer.
“Welcome back to Studio 1A, January 1997, apparently?” Lauer joked.
“It just feels like I never left,” Couric said, later adding that her side of the desk was still a “pigsty »
- Stephanie Petit
7 items from 2017
IMDb.com, Inc. takes no responsibility for the content or accuracy of the above news articles, Tweets, or blog posts. This content is published for the entertainment of our users only. The news articles, Tweets, and blog posts do not represent IMDb's opinions nor can we guarantee that the reporting therein is completely factual. Please visit the source responsible for the item in question to report any concerns you may have regarding content or accuracy.See our NewsDesk partners