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Carmen Electra and Tommy Lee found themselves in each other's company over the weekend. The Mötley Crüe drummer and bombshell actress reunited in Indio, Calif. for Coachella, where they were photographed not once, but twice, enjoying a variety of performances in close proximity. On the first night of the wildly popular, three-day art and music festival, Carmen was spotted rocking a pair of fishnet stockings and cheeky denim shorts as she trailed behind Tommy, who flashed a smile as he made his way through the crowd. Two days later, the Baywatch alum and rock star listened to an artist's set in the VIP section together. And while it's currently »
Looks like Kid Rock is off the market!
The 46-year-old singer and his longtime girlfriend, Audrey Berry, got engaged earlier this year, The Detroit Free Press reports. The extremely private couple has been reportedly dating for nearly a decade.
Et has reached out to Rock's rep for comment.
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TMZ got pictures of Berry's reported engagement ring, which she sported on her left hand during Rock's fan cruise a couple of weeks ago.
This will be Rock's second marriage. He married Pamela Anderson in 2006, though she filed for divorce after four months of marriage.
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Et sat down with Anderson in November 2015, where she said she was never getting married again. The former Baywatch star was also previously married to Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee and film producer Rick Salomon.
"Marriage is hard. I'm not doing »
Although it may be hard to believe, this year marks the 20th anniversary of Luc Besson's seminal sci-fi film The Fifth Element, and Fathom Events and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will be celebrating in style by screening a new 4K restoration of the film in theaters across the Us for two days this May, along with a new look at Besson's next movie, Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets.
Following its return to theaters this May, The Fifth Element will be released on 4K Ultra HD on July 11th. For more information, we have the official press release below with full details:
Press Release: Denver – April 7, 2017 – Twenty years ago, audiences were dazzled by the visionary images and epic adventure of “The Fifth Element.” To celebrate the 20th anniversary of director Luc Besson’s groundbreaking film, Fathom Events and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment will present a 4K restoration »
- Derek Anderson
Nearly 50 years ago, Mick Rock conducted one of his first photo sessions with former Pink Floyd frontman Syd Barrett. Within a couple of years, he was documenting the advent of glam rock, and shooting iconic portraits of David Bowie, Lou Reed and Iggy Pop – including the dynamic cover shots that graces Transformer and Raw Power LPs, respectively. Over the years, he's shot Queen, Blondie, Mötley Crüe, the Sex Pistols, Snoop Dogg, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs and many others, as well as publishing several books that demonstrate why he has one »
El Chapo may be short — after all, his nickname means “Shorty” — but his influence has been huge. One TV show will attempt to show just how vast his drug empire and reputation extended.
Univision’s “El Chapo,” which premieres on April 23, will cover three decades of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán’s life. Starring Marco de la O as the notorious drug lord himself, the series starts in 1985 when he was a lowly member of the Guadalajara Cartel, before following his rise to power, multiple jailbreaks and finally his downfall.
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“El Chapo” is a co-production between Story House Entertainment and Netflix and only recently began production once it cast Marco de la O, known from the world of telenovelas.
“We are thrilled to have Marco take on the role of ‘El Chapo’ as we begin to unfold the real »
- Hanh Nguyen
Netflix should have seen this coming. Already in the middle of a whitewashing controversy over their latest Marvel television series “Iron Fist,” the streaming giant is under fire again for the same issue because of their upcoming film adaptation of the manga series “Death Note.” The teaser trailer premiered last week, featuring “The Fault in Our Stars” and “Palo Alto” actor Nat Wolff in the lead role, and backlash quickly erupted over the whitewashed casting, which extends to nearly every role in the film.
Sarah Rose started an online petition against the movie in the wake of the trailer’s release, claiming it “shouldn’t be cast with all white actors, as it goes against the very soul of the story.” The petition has a goal of 12,000 signatures and has already eclipsed the 11,000 mark as of this writing. »
- Zack Sharf
The Hollywood Reporter has come out with an update on the long gestating biopic on the 80's rock band Motley Crue, based on their New York Times Bestselling Book, The Dirt. They state that the project, originally started at Paramount Pictures, has found a new home at Netflix. Jeff Tremaine, director of the Jackass movies, is slated to direct. The band will be producers for the film.
Love them or hate them, Motley Crue have an interesting story to tell. From opening the book with an act that I cannot describe here apart from stating that Tommy Lee would need an umbrella, to details of the time Vince Neil was involved in a car accident that killed the passenger in the car with him, to Tommy Lee's home movies, and the break up and reunion of the band, if the movie finds a way to capture the essence of the book, »
- Tim Jousma
For years, various studios have been trying to make an adaptation of Motley Crüe tell-all book The Dirt: Confessions Of The World’s Most Notorious Rock Band—which was written by band members Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars, and Nikki Sixx along with author Neil Strauss—but Netflix is finally making the project happen. According to Deadline, Netflix is “in talks” to pick up the project, with Rich Wilkes and Californication creator Tom Kapinos writing the script and Jackass’ Jeff Tremaine directing.
The movie will be titled Dirt, and as a Motley Crüe biopic, it will follow the story of the band’s life through all of the crazy ups and horrifying downs—from deadly car crashes and heroin overdoses, to dramatic falling-outs between band members. The Deadline story doesn’t have any casting information, but it should be fun to see who they find to star in this. »
- Sam Barsanti
Deadline is reporting that Netflix is in development on a biopic of the American heavy metal band Motley Crue, which is based upon the bestselling autobiography The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band, penned by band members Vince Neil, Tommy Lee, Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx and author Neil Strauss.
The biopic, which was previously developed by Paramount Pictures and Focus Features, will detail the full spectrum of Motley Crue’s excess with drugs, high-heeled boots, makeup and celebrity love affairs. It is being written by Rich Wilkes (Airheads, xXx) and Tom Kapinos (Californication), while Jeff Tremaine (Jackass) is set to direct. Motley Crue members Neil, Lee, Mars and Sixx are also on board as co-producers. »
- Gary Collinson
Netflix keeps grabbing stuff that nobody else seems to want but which will prove very popular on the streaming service. Just recently they announced their pick up of the decades-overdue final Orson Welles movie, which attracts the TCM crowd, for example, and the company has ordered a bunch more Adam Sandler comedies, for fans of Adam Sandler comedies. Now they're getting the long-in-development Motley Crue biopic, The Dirt, which will bring in a large, nostalgic '80s music crowd. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the heavy metal group's story could have a home at Netflix after it's made, but there's no timetable mentioned for when that will be, let alone when it will debut. And the deal is still being negotiated. Based on the 2001 book The...
- Christopher Campbell
Adam Sandler and Netflix are doubling down on their plan to churn out comedies that bypass cinemas altogether. Netflix announced Friday that it will finance and produce at least four more feature films with Sandler, all of which will debut exclusively on the company’s subscription streaming platform.
Netflix previously inked a four-picture deal with Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions, a partnership that so far has produced “The Do-Over,” “The Ridiculous 6” and “Sandy Wexler,” due out April 14. Netflix has previously stated the “The Do-Over” and “The Ridiculous 6” were the two most-watched original feature films to launch on its service.
“Love working with Netflix and collaborating with them,” Sandler said in a statement. “I love how passionate they are about making movies and getting them out there for the whole world to see. »
- Graham Winfrey
Mötley Crüe’s biopic film, “The Dirt,” may be coming to Netflix, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The project, which at one point was at Paramount and then at Focus Features, will be helmed by the “Jackass” movies director, Jeff Tremaine.
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The film will be based on the 2001 New York Times bestselling autobiography “The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band,” which was written by band members Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars, and Nikki Sixx, alongside author Neil Strauss.
The book chronicles the legendary 1980’s glam metal band’s rise to international fame and all that was happening behind the scenes, including drugs, sex, conflicts among band members and run-ins with the police. The band performed their last concert on New Year’s Eve at the Staples Center in their own hometown of Los Angeles. »
- Yoselin Acevedo
Jeff Tremaine, who helmed the “Jackass” movies, is directing the film from a script by Rich Wilkes and Tom Kapinos. Julie Yorn, Erik Olsen, and Allen Kovac are producing, while Chris Nilsson, Steve Kline and Rick Yorn are exec producing. Members of the now-retired band are co-producing.
Though Netflix is still in talks for the rights, sources say Liam Hemsworth, Emory Cohen, and Douglas Booth are top choices to play Nikki Sixx, Vince Neil, and Tommy Lee, though no official offers have been made yet.
Adam Sandler to Release Four More Movies on Netflix
Based on the 2001 autobiography “The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band,” the book follows the group’s rise during the ’80s “hair band” rock scene on the Sunset Strip, and pulls no »
- Justin Kroll
The streaming network announced on Friday that it will be financing and producing four more features with Sandler, which will be released exclusively in homes.
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“Love working with Netflix and collaborating with them,” Sandler said in a statement. “I love how passionate they are about making movies and getting them out there for the whole world to see. They’ve made me feel like family and I can’t thank them enough for their support.”
In 2014, Netflix made a big play when it signed Sandler’s Happy Madison Productions to a four-movie deal. Netflix, which doesn’t disclose viewership figures, has said that Sandler’s first two comedies, “The Ridiculous 6” and “The Do-Over,” have »
- Ramin Setoodeh
Netflix is in negotiations to pick up the Motley Crue biopic “The Dirt,” TheWrap has learned. “Jackass” director Jeff Tremaine is attached to helm the project, based on a script by Rich Wilkes and Tom Kapinos. The project is based on The New York Times bestselling autobiography, “The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band,” which was written by Motley Crue members Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars, Nikki Sixx and author Neil Strauss. Also Read: Vince Neil Slapped With Lawsuit Over Alleged Attack on Woman The book chronicles the iconic 1980s band’s rise to »
- Beatrice Verhoeven
Netflix is in talks to make a movie about the rise of 1980s heavy metal band Motley Crue. Dirt is based on the New York Times bestseller The Dirt: Confessions of the World’s Most Notorious Rock Band, which was written by Crue members Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx and author Neil Strauss. The bandmembers also will serve as co-producers on the Netflix film. The script is being penned by Rich Wilkes and Californication creator Tom Kapinos, the latter a… »
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Mötley Crüe biopic The Dirt is kickstarting its heart.
The long-gestating project, which at one point called Paramount and Focus Features home sweet home, is in negotiations to land at Netflix, The Hollywood Reporter has learned.
The project is based on The New York Times bestselling autobiography The Dirt: Confessions of the World's Most Notorious Rock Band, which was written by Mötley Crüe members Tommy Lee, Vince Neil, Mick Mars and Nikki Sixx, as well as author Neil »
- Borys Kit
Netflix has released the full-length trailer for its upcoming original documentary “Casting JonBenet.” The film, which screened at this year’s Sundance Film Festival, hails from Australian director Kitty Green (“The Face of Ukraine: Casting Oksana Baiul”).
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The documentary revisits the unsolved murder of six-year-old beauty pageant queen JonBenet Ramsey, who was found dead in her Boulder, Colorado, home on December 26, 1996. The inventive hybrid documentary includes footage of some Boulder local actors (both professionals and non-pro), auditioning to play the roles of JonBenet, her mother Patsy, her father John and her brother Burke, as well as cinematic re-enactments of events that took place before and after the murder.
In their auditions, the Boulder locals are asked to offer their own take on the case, which leads to some canny commentary on how people consume news — especially »
- Yoselin Acevedo
Want to see Leon S. Kennedy, Chris Redfield, and Rebecca Chambers on the big screen? Fathom Events is teaming up with Park Circus and Sony Pictures to release the new CG movie Resident Evil: Vendetta in theaters for one night only on June 19th:
Press Release: Denver – March 20, 2017 – Based on the worldwide videogame phenomenon, the CG animated film “Resident Evil: Vendetta”will hit movie theaters worldwide this year. The film will be released internationally on May 27, 2017, and in the U.S. and Canada on Monday, June 19 for a special one-night event from Fathom Events, Park Circus and Sony Pictures Worldwide Acquisitions.
“Resident Evil: Vendetta” is the third installment in the massively popular CG animated film franchise, following “Resident Evil: Degeneration” (2008) and “Resident Evil: Damnation” (2012). Derived from Capcom’s “Resident Evil™,” one of the bestselling video game franchises of all time (72 million + copies sold), “Resident Evil: Vendetta” features the fan-favorite characters »
- Derek Anderson
Peter Capaldi's reign as the Twelfth Doctor may be coming to an end, but Fathom Events and BBC America are teaming up to celebrate in style by bringing the Doctor Who Season 10 premiere to the big screen in select theaters on April 17th and 19th.
Press Release: Denver – March 13, 2017 – Tickets are now available for the Fathom Events presentation of BBC America’s Doctor Who: Season 10 Premiere, playing in movie theaters nationwide for two nights only on Monday, April 17 and Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. local time, following BBC America’s television premiere on Saturday, April 15 at 9/8c.
In addition to the feature content, audiences will enjoy the premiere episode of the Doctor Who spinoff series Class, featuring a guest appearance by the Doctor himself, Peter Capaldi, and the never-before-seen bonus feature Becoming the Companion, in which fans will travel with new companion Pearl Mackie from the London »
- Derek Anderson
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