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Mike Tyson Is Getting His Own Web Series On YouTube

24 February 2017 2:14 PM, PST | | See recent Tubefilter News news »

The latest aging celebrity to come to YouTube is Mike Tyson. The one-time heavyweight champion of the world will star in a web series that will see release on his YouTube channel and will be produced by the team at Shots Studios.

The goal, as noted in a Variety article, is to produce at least two videos for Tyson’s channel each month. Shots is galvanized by the success the former boxer has seen on YouTube in 2017. In January, he starred alongside another Shots client, ex-Vine standout Rudy Mancuso, in a video that received more than 2.1 million views. Four days later, the first video on Tyson’s channel, in which he performed a dis rap while other performers lip synced along to the words, also cracked two million hits.

Since retiring from boxing in 2006, Tyson has managed to establish himself as an entertainer thanks to a few memorable roles. He »

- Sam Gutelle

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Banjo Cover for Castlevania’s 1986 Video Game Theme? Yes, Please

22 February 2017 1:30 PM, PST | | See recent news »

Know what’s amazing about the Nes back in the 80s?  If you were a player of that system and I asked you to name every game you ever owned, you could do it.  If I were to ask you to hum the theme song to Mike Tyson’s Punch Out, you could do it.  If I asked you to spit out the secret code that gets you unlimited lives in Contra, remember?  Up down up down……I don’t even need to go over the rest. Nes has a special place in my heart so whenever I get to hear or see something

Banjo Cover for Castlevania’s 1986 Video Game Theme? Yes, Please »

- Nat Berman

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Rhobh’s Erika Girardi Looks Back at 10 Years of Erika Jayne Videos Including Her Newest Clip ‘Xxpen$Ive’

15 February 2017 3:05 PM, PST | | See recent news »

In the 10 years since she’s been making and releasing music as a solo artist, Erika Girardi has racked up nine No. 1 singles on the Billboard Dance Club charts — all released under the name of the fierce, fearless performance persona Erika Jayne.

Now, with the release of the new video for her single “Xxpen$Ive,” the Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star is taking a tour down memory with People — walking through five standout videos from her catalog and chatting about all things Rhobh in the process.

1. “Roller Coaster” (2007)

Erika Jayne’s first video — 2007’s “Roller Coaster” — was a monumental undertaking, »

- Dave Quinn

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Anne Heche and Sandra Oh get in the ring for the first Catfight trailer & poster

15 February 2017 2:11 AM, PST | | See recent HeyUGuys news »

Author: Zehra Phelan

There’s nothing like watching a couple of old school friends beating the hell out of each other to completely de-stress right? That’s exactly what you get in the trailer for Catfight when the claws come out and it’s all out war between these vixens until the roles are reversed and they go right back at it again.

Written and Directed by Turkish-American filmmaker Onur Tuke, who wrote and directed 2014’s vampire comedy Summer of Blood, brings his touch of black comedy to Catfight with an intriguing premise. Starring Golden Globe winner Sandra Oh (Sideways) and Seven Days Seven Nights and Donnie Brasco star Anne Heche, who go at it like Mike Tyson and Frank Bruno on a bad day. The ladies deliver a knockout punch in the trailer making this look like riotous and mindless fun.

Providing some much-needed backup is Alicia Silverstone as Ashley’s lesbian love interest, »

- Zehra Phelan

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Avengers: Infinity War Concept Art Shows Thanos, Rocket and Thor

11 February 2017 10:32 AM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

Late last night, Marvel dropped an exciting sneak peek at Avengers: Infinity War. And while it did give us our first look at Iron Man, Spider-Man and Star-Lord on set together, it also showed off some intriguing new fan art. Two of the pieces show Josh Brolin as the main character Thanos. And another piece, that is sure to get fans salivating, has Rocket Raccoon teaming up with Thor. We've collected these image from the video and embedded them below along with the videos that were released like tiny Marvel presents in the middle of the night.

Thanos was first introduced as a smirking purple alien sitting in a floating chair at the end of 2012's Avengers. Ever since, fans have been waiting for this hulking menace to make his presence fully known. Josh Brolin, who plays the character, did show up for a more substantial role in Guardians of the Galaxy. »

- MovieWeb

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Soulja Boy Says Evander Holyfield's In His Corner, Floyd Mayweather's Out

30 January 2017 11:10 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

Soulja Boy's stepping up to the heavyweight ranks for his fight with Chris Brown -- he's got Evander Holyfield training him now, instead of Floyd Mayweather. Soulja's promoter, Wack 100, tells us he reached out to the ex-champ and hooked them up on the phone. He says Soulja pitched himself to Evander ... convincing him he's serious about the boxing match with Chris. We're told Soulja did a lot of talking about "knocking out" Chris, but »

- TMZ Staff

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Comic Book Review – Justice League vs. Suicide Squad

29 January 2017 10:45 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Jessie Robertson reviews Justice League vs. Suicide Squad (with spoilers)…

When DC Comics initiated Rebirth some months ago, it brought a lot of fans out of the New 52 funk they’d been in for several years; it realigned the universe back to the its original state, in most cases, and brought you versions of characters you loved instead of the complete rebranding New 52 brought to a lot of these characters (except of course, Batman….because he’s Batman.) This was touted as the first “event” of Rebirth, and was set to feature the two most popular and brand-recognized teams at this point as DC begins to launch its cinematic universe. I think my initial reaction was the same as a lot of fans: “How in the hell can the Suicide Squad stand up to the Justice League?” Well, as with most things in comics, it’s a swerve. Yes, there is a battle and no, »

- Jessie Robertson

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Tupac Biopic Gets Summer 2017 Release Date

17 January 2017 1:06 PM, PST | MovieWeb | See recent MovieWeb news »

After a long time in development and a lot of uncertainty, the Tupac Shakur biopic is finally coming to theaters. Morgan Creek Entertainment recently closed a deal with Lionsgate's Summit Entertainment, who are now going to be releasing All Eyez On me. As exciting as that is, even more exciting for fans of the late rapper is that the movie is coming out this summer.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, All Eyez On Me is set to for release on June 16, which puts it right in the heart of the summer movie season. What makes that date even more interesting is that it will mark what would have been Tupac's 46th birthday. Sadly, he died at the age of 25 after he was shot down as he was driving away from a Mike Tyson boxing match on September 7, 1996. He died six days later from four bullet wounds that hit him in his chest, »

- MovieWeb

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Mike Tyson's Diss Track Music Video ... with Hot Chicks In Bikinis (Video)

17 January 2017 6:04 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

Mike Tyson has a brand new music video to match his anti-Soulja Boy diss track ... complete with hot bikini chicks in weird poses ... and even a shot at Floyd MayweatherTyson's barely in the video for "If You Show Up" ... but he did add some brand new verses touting his prodigy, Chris Brown.  He even drops this lyrical masterpiece -- "Chris Brown's gonna make you s**t your pants." Floyd (Soulja's coach) gets it too ... but really, »

- TMZ Staff

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Mike Tyson Releases Diss Song Against Soulja Boy Ahead Of The Rapper’s Boxing Match With Chris Brown

17 January 2017 5:16 AM, PST | ET Canada | See recent ET Canada news »

Mike Tyson, who is coaching Chris Brown ahead of his matchup against Soulja Boy, is stepping into the studio to give his student a leg up in the race. The boxer is trading places with Brown, recording a diss track against Soulja Boy ahead of the rappers’ celebrity boxing match. On Jan. 9, Tyson teased […] »

- Sylvia Ogweng

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Tupac's Tyson Fight Ticket from Night of Shooting Up for Auction (Photo)

14 January 2017 12:30 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

Tupac Shakur's ticket stub to the Mike Tyson fight he attended the night he was shot has been in very few hands since then, but now it could be in yours ... if ya got a lot o' cash. Tupac was at the Tyson-Bruce Seldon fight Sept. 7, 1996 at the MGM Grand in Vegas, and after a first round Ko by Iron Mike, he allegedly handed his ticket stub to a man and said ... "Here you go boy, »

- TMZ Staff

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Soulja Boy Predicts K.O. in Chris Brown Fight, If He Can Quit Weed (Video)

13 January 2017 2:07 PM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

[[tmz:video id="0_o8orre7z"]] Soulja Boy needs to clear the air about boxing Chris Brown -- telling us exactly why he's fighting, how the match will end ... and about his struggle to put down weed beforehand. Soulja sounded focused and pumped about training when we got him Friday at Lax. He says there will definitely be a knockout ... no matter what Mike Tyson says. He says last he heard -- from Floyd Mayweather -- the fight's happening in Vegas or L. »

- TMZ Staff

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Mike Tyson Says Chris Brown Ain't Like Me ... No 1st Round K.O. (Video)

13 January 2017 6:08 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

[[tmz:video id="0_y6kzd1c7"]] Soulja Boy is no Glass Joe -- Chris Brown won't be knocking his ass out in the 1st round ... so says Brown's coach Mike TysonTyson gave his fight prediction for the big celebrity clash between Chris and Soulja -- and he gave Soulja A Lot lot more credit than most people are giving him.   Tyson thinks there will be some real "scrappin" when the two throw down -- and predicts a great fight. He's »

- TMZ Staff

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Jamie Foxx Still Claiming Martin Scorsese Will Direct A Mike Tyson Biopic

12 January 2017 6:52 AM, PST | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

While Martin Scorsese always seems to have a busy schedule, it might have opened up slightly given the recent revelation that he bailed on that Frank Sinatra biopic. The director’s next picture is expected to be the hitman tale “The Irishman,” which will reteam him with his longtime friend Robert De Niro, but according to Jamie Foxx, Scorsese is still going to make a Mike Tyson biopic.

Continue reading Jamie Foxx Still Claiming Martin Scorsese Will Direct A Mike Tyson Biopic at The Playlist. »

- Kevin Jagernauth

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Soulja Boy's House Burglarized During War with Chris Brown (Photo)

12 January 2017 12:40 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

Soulja Boy's house was burglarized Tuesday ... in the throes of his war with Chris Brown that now has tinges of a gang feud. Law enforcement sources tell us a man busted into Soulja's Hollywood Hills home early Tuesday morning. After busting the front door down the crook nabbed $10k in cash and $12k in jewelry. We're told Sb wasn't home at the time of the burglary ... but his house is wired with surveillance cameras, »

- TMZ Staff

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Martin Scorsese’s Mike Tyson Biopic Still A Go, Jamie Foxx Confirms

11 January 2017 7:53 PM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

This week, Jamie Foxx will make his return to the big screen in Sleepless. Though it admittedly looks like a rather generic crime thriller – and has been dumped in January, which isn’t an encouraging sign – it’ll be nice to see the Oscar winner back in theatres. The actor’s been taking it easy lately, not having starred in a film since 2014’s mediocre Annie. It seems that he’s now back in full force though, with several exciting projects on his slate that we’re definitely looking forward to.

One of those happens to be a biopic about Mike Tyson. Believe it or not, the iconic boxing legend has never really had a notable feature film made about his life, despite it being quite ripe for cinematic adaptation. However, Foxx is looking to change all that. For a while now we’ve heard that he’d be starring »

- Michael Briers

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Boosie Badazz Meets Metta World Peace ... 'I Was In Lockdown When You Hit That 3!' (TMZ Sports)

10 January 2017 4:06 PM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

[[tmz:video id="0_et45xooy"]] Cool moment in the TMZ offices when Boosie Badazz met Metta World Peace -- and bro'd out right on the "TMZ Sports" TV show.  Turns out, the Louisiana rap legend is a Huge Lakers fan -- and told Metta he remembers watching him hit that famous 3 pointer in Game 7 of the '10 NBA Finals while he was locked up in prison. At the time, Boosie was locked up in the Louisiana State Penitentiary on drug »

- TMZ Staff

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Mike Tyson Records Diss Track ... 'Thoulja's Going Down!' (Audio)

9 January 2017 3:04 PM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

[[tmz:video id="0_jz6vrv6r"]] Mike Tyson is using the majesty of song to describe his hatred for Soulja Boy ... and it's hilarious.  Iron Mike hit the recording booth with producer Damon Elliott and belted out a verse for the new track, "If You Show Up" ... which obviously takes aim at Soulja.   As we previously reported, Mike's coaching Chris Brown for their big celeb boxing match ... and in the song, Mike says bluntly, "I'm gonna teach him how to knock your ass out. »

- TMZ Staff

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Mike Tyson Is Team Chris Brown ... Training Him For Soulja Boy Fight (Video)

9 January 2017 6:30 AM, PST | TMZ | See recent TMZ news »

[[tmz:video id="0_7ajapc3z"]] 2017 continues to try to destroy Soulja Boy ... with one of the scariest men in the history of humanity, Mike Tyson, promising to help Chris Brown beat the brakes off Soulja in their celebrity boxing fight. Mike pledged his allegiance to Cb in an Instagram video where he vowed to give Brown the knowledge needed to Knock Soulja Boy The F**K Out!!! Don't feel too bad for Soulja, though ... if you remember, he has Floyd Mayweather in his corner, »

- TMZ Staff

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Soulja Boy Says His Fight Against Chris Brown Is "for Rihanna" While Mike Tyson Takes on Trainer Role

8 January 2017 8:21 PM, PST | E! Online | See recent E! Online news »

Soulja Boy and Chris Brown's feud just even more personal as they prepare for their big fight. The two, who have collaborated on music in the past, exchanged harsh words on social media last week and 50 Cent helped arrange a pay-per-view boxing match. Brown got especially angry after Soulja Boy tweeted about his daughter, Royalty. On Sunday, after learning Mike Tyson was going to train Brown for the match, Soulja Boy said his fight against the singer was "for Rihanna." In 2009, Brown was sentenced to five years of probation and six months of community service for attacking Rihanna, his then-girlfriend. Soulja Boy had initially »

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