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MTV Movie & TV Awards: Jack Black Somersaults Onstage While Receiving Comedic Genius Award

Jack Black received the Comedic Genius Award at the 2022 MTV Movie & TV Awards on Sunday. Awkwafina introduced the comedian before debuting a sizzle reel of Black’s greatest moments on screen. “He’s actually so much more than the guy that makes us laugh till we cry,” said Awkwafina. “He’s also a giant gamer, a […]

‘Borderlands’ Drops First Footage at CinemaCon

The first footage from the feature film adaptation of Borderlands has arrived — and just like the immensely popular video game franchise, it was spectacular. A sneak peek of the highly anticipated film, based on the games from developer Gearbox Software and publisher 2K, was presented Thursday during the Lionsgate panel at CinemaCon. The studio […]

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.

How Death of His Sister Inspired Bob Saget’s Tireless Mission to Find Cure for Scleroderma

Dr. Luke Evnin not only hoped it would happen, he could picture it. Someday in the not-too-distant future, maybe 10 or 15 years, he and longtime friend Bob Saget would catch up and reminisce about their contributions that led to a cure for scleroderma, the rare and sometimes life-threatening autoimmune disorder that largely affects the […]

Ed Sheeran, Selena Gomez Join Virtual Fundraiser Venture Into Cures Lineup

EB Research Partnership is finalizing boldfaced name participants for its second annual Venture Into Cures virtual fundraiser. Scheduled for Nov. 18 and hosted by Tom Holland, the event raises money while shining a spotlight on individuals and families that are dealing with epidermolysis bullosa. Commonly called EB, it’s a rare genetic disorder (with no treatment […]

Jack Black, Ice Cube to Star in Sony Comedy ‘Oh Hell No’

Jack Black and Ice Cube are uniting for Sony comedy Oh Hell No. Black is in talks to star with Ice Cube in the project that follows the relationship of Sherman (Black) and Will (Cube) after Sherman falls in love with Will’s mom. Kitao Sakurai, the filmmaker behind Netflix’s breakout comedy Bad Trip, is set […]

Haley Bennett Joins Cate Blanchett, Kevin Hart in ‘Borderlands’ Movie

Eli Roth is directing the high-wattage video game adaptation for Lionsgate.

Jack Black Joins Cate Blanchett in ‘Borderlands’ Movie

The 'Jumanji' star will play Claptrap in Lionsgate's video game adaptation.

Tony Goldwyn to Host Americares Comedy Event With Will Ferrell, Mindy Kaling for COVID-19 Relief

Will Ferrell, Mindy Kaling and others are set for a Tony Goldwyn-hosted, star-studded benefit to help fund Americares' coronavirus relief efforts in the United States and abroad by showcasing sketches, stand-up and personal messages.

The Stars of ‘High Fidelity’: Where Are They Now?

See what the cast of the 'High Fidelity' movie — John Cusack, Jack Black, Lisa Bonet, Tim Robbins and more — have been up to since the film hit theaters 20 years ago, on March 31, 2000.

Jack Black Admits His Elizabeth Warren Mt. Rushmore Shirt Drew “Negative Responses”

The actor garnered criticism after posting a photo of himself in a shirt with the presidential candidate's visage featured on the monument, which has a complicated history with Native Americans.

Tenacious D to Release ‘Post-Apocalypto’ Graphic Novel (Exclusive)

Jack Black will draw and co-write the 180-page book, with bandmate Kyle Gass aboard as co-writer.