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Jeremy Renner to Play David Armstrong, Reporter Who Exposed Sackler Family’s Links to Opioid Crisis

MCU star Jeremy Renner is set to play David Armstrong, the Pulitzer-winning investigative reporter who helped expose the Sackler family’s links to the U.S. opioid epidemic, in a new biopic from Hell or High Water producer Julie Yorn. Aron Gaudet and Gita Pullapilly will write and direct the as-yet-untitled project, which Yorn is producing alongside […]

How Superstars Can Now Make “Many Millions” Signing Autographs

For decades, a Hollywood star’s autograph has been a coveted piece in fandom collections, whether gathered on the street, at a premiere or after hours waiting in line at a meet-and-greet. After two years in a pandemic, though, the autograph industry has been upended by the cancellation of red carpets and conventions. As a result, […]

‘Mayor of Kingstown,’ ‘The Game,’ ‘SEAL Team’ Renewed at Paramount+

Paramount+ executives came armed with news for their first, albeit virtual, presentation to the Television Critics Association on Tuesday. Nicole Clemens and Tanya Giles, meeting the press corps for the first time since respectively taking over as head of scripted originals and programming chief at the streamer, announced renewals for three of the expanded service’s […]

How ‘Hawkeye’ Could Set Up Season 2 and a New Avengers Team

[This story contains spoilers through Hawkeye episode five.] Secrets are revealed, betrayals are made, arrows are shot, and the Big Man looms over it all. The penultimate episode of Hawkeye, “Ronin,” directed by Bert & Bertie, and written by Jenna Noel Frazier, wastes no time getting to revelations that fans have been speculating about the […]

‘Hawkeye’ Sets Up Return of Fan-Favorite Netflix Villain

[This story contains spoilers for Hawkeye episode three.] Hawkeye is a ghost story. It is about the choices individuals make when moving through the world, what they see and hear, what they choose to ignore, and what spirits they unleash by doing so. Hawkeye is a ghost story, one that hinges on the past, present and […]

How ‘Hawkeye’ Finally Gives an Avenger His Due

[This story contains spoilers for Hawkeye episodes one and two.] Hawkeye has always made for something of a hard target in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. From his brief introduction in Thor (2011), to his recent stab at redemption as Ronin in Avengers: Endgame (2019), Clint Barton (Jeremy Renner) has always been the most underexplored of […]

Disney+’s ‘Hawkeye’: TV Review

The Marvel miniseries sees Jeremy Renner reprising his role as Clint Barton, who must team with a young New Yorker named Kate Bishop (Hailee Steinfeld) for a Christmastime mission.

‘Hawkeye’ Stars Hailee Steinfeld and Jeremy Renner on Katniss Everdeen and Bonding on Set

In 2011, Hawkeye star Hailee Steinfeld was in contention to play The Hunger Games’ main character, Katniss Everdeen, and she just barely lost out to one Jennifer Lawrence. A decade later, Steinfeld is about to debut on Marvel Studios’ six-episode holiday series, Hawkeye, as Kate Bishop, Clint Barton’s archer protégé. And oddly enough, the two […]

‘Hawkeye’ Director Rhys Thomas’ Journey From ‘SNL’ to the Marvel Universe

Hawkeye director Rhys Thomas made his first foray into the Marvel Cinematic Universe late on a Friday night in 2014. Thomas had a short window to film with Chris Pratt, that week’s host of Saturday Night Live, where Thomas was a director. The whirlwind shoot resulted in a Guardians of the Galaxy parody trailer, the conceit […]

Scarlett Johansson Touts “Positive Impact” of ‘Black Widow’ Lawsuit, Kevin Feige Teases “Top-Secret” Marvel Project With Her as Producer

Scarlett Johansson stopped for every media outlet Thursday night on a packed red carpet inside the Beverly Hilton, host of the 35th annual American Cinematheque tribute in her honor. Husband Colin Jost, patiently waiting at the end of the line next to her Avengers comrade Jeremy Renner, handed Johansson, with two interviews left, a glass […]

Paramount+’s ‘Mayor of Kingstown’: TV Review

Jeremy Renner plays a problem solver in a prison town in a new drama from Taylor Sheridan whose title you shouldn't confuse with 'Mare of Easttown,' but probably will.

Jeremy Renner Leads a Small-Town Crime Family in ‘Mayor of Kingstown’ Trailer

On Thursday, Paramount+ released the first trailer for its upcoming series Mayor of Kingstown. It stars two-time Oscar nominee Jeremy Renner as Mike McLusky, the mayor of the fictional town of Kingstown, Michigan, where incarceration is the only thriving industry. Taylor Sheridan’s series follows the McLusky family, power brokers in the small town, and tackles […]