2 items from 2016
The premise for “Roadies,” a music drama that chronicles the lives of a popular rock band’s road crew, originated back in 2008, executive producer J.J. Abrams told Variety Monday night at the Showtime series’ Los Angeles premiere.
Though Abrams and “Roadies” creator Cameron Crowe discussed the project for a number of years, neither was sure if the series would ever come to fruition. That was until Crowe paid a visit to Abrams’ Bad Robot Productions a few years ago and began penning the script.
“He wrote a script that was, for years, this thing I’d been hoping I would get to read, which is Cameron Crowe’s experience with the people who are in the shadows running these shows that never get any of the spotlight or recognition– it’s the passion of music that brings them together,” said Abrams, clarifying that “only Cameron could have done this.”
- Alyssa Sage
On June 17, 1994, following a televised reading of a supposed suicide note by Kim Kardashian's dad and a slow-speed car chase up the 405 freeway that interrupted the NBA Finals, O.J. Simpson surrendered to police outside a Brentwood home. He was charged with the murders of his ex-wife, Nicole Brown Simpson, and her friend, Ronald Goldman.
Related: The 30 Best '30 for 30' Films
It was an auspicious — and eerily prescient — start to "The Trial of the Century," in which Simpson, a former football hero, movie star, TV analyst and pitchman par excellence, »
2 items from 2016
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