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MTV Movie & TV Awards: The Night’s Best Looks on Jennifer Lopez, Olivia Rodrigo, Glen Powell and More Stars

Jennifer Lopez, Riley Keough and Sofia Carson were among the stars who brought high-wattage style to the 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards, which took place Sunday night at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica. The night was hosted by Vanessa Hudgens, who wore a parade of looks including a stunning blue dress from Vera […]

‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Star Glen Powell Explains How His Disinterest For Initial Sequel Character Inspired Hangman Rework

[This story contains spoilers for Top Gun: Maverick.] Glen Powell will forever be able to say that he saved Tom Cruise’s Pete “Maverick” Mitchell.  In Top Gun: Maverick, the legacy sequel to Tony Scott’s Top Gun (1986), Powell plays Lt. Jake “Hangman” Seresin, whose skills and swagger echo Maverick and Tom “Iceman” Kazansky (Val Kilmer) in […]

Glen Powell Talks Auditioning in a Tuxedo, ‘Top Gun’ and Tom Cruise (In That Order)

Glen Powell, who calls himself a “very patriotic guy,” was in a fetal position for much of the Fourth of July in 2018. The day before, he had gotten the call that he did not get the role he spent weeks auditioning for — and arguably a whole career pining after — in the Top […]

Box Office: ‘Top Gun 2’ Targets Career-Best Opening for Tom Cruise

Fire up the jets. After two years of being grounded by the coronavirus pandemic, Top Gun: Maverick is finally flying into theaters over Memorial Day weekend following a headline-grabbing, global marketing blitz that saw a tireless Tom Cruise transform into the showman of the moment as he made stops at a world premiere in San […]

Inside ‘Top Gun: Maverick’s’ San Diego Premiere Spectacle, Including Tom Cruise’s Helicopter Arrival

In typical Tom Cruise fashion, Top Gun: Maverick did not premiere with any old red carpet on Hollywood Boulevard. Instead, ahead of the film’s debut at Cannes in a few short weeks, Paramount unveiled the action film on Wednesday with a San Diego takeover of retired aircraft carrier USS Midway — and a true action-star […]

Jerry Bruckheimer, Paramount’s Brian Robbins, Director Joseph Kosinski Celebrate ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Debut

Tom Cruise’s Top Gun: Maverick is finally ready for takeoff. After a two-year wait for the filmmakers, the actors, producer Jerry Bruckheimer and Paramount, relief was evident at a panel after the movie was shown to an enthusiastic audience on Thursday at CinemaCon in Las Vegas. “It’s surreal. It’s been two years,” director Joseph Kosinski […]

Tom Cruise’s ‘Top Gun: Maverick’ Blasts Off With Debut Screening at CinemaCon

Paramount Pictures added fuel to the final day of CinemaCon 2022 on Thursday by unveiling a trailer for Mission: Impossible 7, showcasing another death-defying Tom Cruise stunt and teasing Damien Chazelle’s anticipated Hollywood fable Babylon. But the true centerpiece was the first full showing of Cruise’s new Top Gun: Maverick that closed out the Thursday […]

CinemaCon: Robert De Niro, Zoe Saldana, Billy Eichner and Glen Powell Set for Big-Screen Honors

The stage is nearly set for CinemaCon’s Big Screen Achievement Awards. Robert De Niro, Billy Eichner, Abby Ryder Fortson, Glen Powell and Zoe Saldana are confirmed to receive special honors April 28 in Las Vegas, per CinemaCon managing director Mitch Neuhauser. The Big Screen Achievement Awards will be held at CinemaCon headquarters at Caesars Palace […]

Richard Linklater’s ‘Apollo 10½: A Space Age Childhood’: Film Review | SXSW 2022

The director takes a deep dive into a formative moment in his Houston childhood, paralleling the first moon landing with his own astronaut fantasy in this Netflix animated feature narrated by Jack Black.

Glen Powell, Jack Black to Star in Richard Linklater Animated Netflix Movie ‘Apollo 10 ½’

After tackling innovative animation with Waking Life and A Scanner Darkly, Richard Linklater is returning to the medium.

Feel Good Friday: How Stars Are Helping During Coronavirus Pandemic

Read on to see how Melissa McCarthy, Glen Powell, Ed Sheeran, Bill Murray, Guy Fieri, Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks and more are doing their part to help those in need amid the global health crisis.

So Long, Ice Queens and Gay Best Friends: Hollywood’s New Rules of Rom-Coms

Creators updating the rom-com genre as it makes a Netflix-assisted comeback say that "ice-queen" heroines and gay best friends are out, while gender swaps and grand gestures are in.