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Chris Pratt Clarifies His Religious Views: “I’m Not a Religious Person” | THR News

“Religion has been oppressive as f**k for a long time,” Pratt says, and denies ever attending Hillsong Church.

NBCUniversal Ups Unscripted Executive Benny Reuven (Exclusive)

NBCUniversal is promoting one of its unscripted executives. Benny Reuven has been upped to senior vp entertainment unscripted content at NBCU Television and Streaming. The former Oxygen executive reports to Stephanie Steele, senior vp entertainment unscripted production and development. In his new post, Reuven will take on oversight of development for select documentary and lifestyle […]

Dakota Johnson Reflects on “Mayhem” of Filming ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ Trilogy

Dakota Johnson is looking back on filming Fifty Shades of Grey, which she said was “mayhem” behind the scenes. In a Vanity Fair cover story, the actress opened up about starring in the $1.3 billion film trilogy, based on E.L. James’ bestselling books, as Anastasia Steele after being intrigued by director Sam Taylor-Johnson’s vision of […]

Disney CEO Bob Chapek Secures New Long-Term Contract

The Walt Disney Co. is sticking with Bob Chapek. The CEO, who took over from the well-liked Bob Iger just a month before the novel coronavirus pandemic disrupted the world (and of course nearly every line of Disney’s business), has agreed to a new long-term contract to continue leading the entertainment giant. Disney’s board of […]

‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ Sequel to Hit Theaters in December 2023 | THR News

The sequel is a follow-up to director Jason Reitman’s ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife,’ which at long last revived the marquee franchise for Sony. The studio announced the high-profile 2023 release date on Tuesday.

Freeform’s ‘AZNBBGRL’ Drama Sets Main Cast

Freeform has locked in the core cast for its drama pilot AZNBBGRL, set in Southern California’s Little Saigon community. Cathy Bui, Kim Lynn Do and Jazelle Villanueva will play the lead roles of three Asian American teenagers in the coming-of-age story from Natalie Chaidez (The Flight Attendant), Dinh Thai (Wu-Tang: An American Saga) and Kai […]

Instagram Blames “Bug” After Posts About Abortion Are Hidden From Public View

Instagram said a technical “bug” was causing content to be placed behind “sensitivity screens” after the Associated Press reported on Tuesday that the company was hiding posts mentioning abortion from public view. Earlier on Tuesday, the AP identified nearly a dozen posts on Instagram that included information about abortion — not photos of abortions — […]

Steve Martin & Martin Short Praise Selena Gomez’s ‘Only Murders’ Performance | THR Interview

Selena Gomez, Steve Martin, and Martin Short have a new mystery to solve in season two of ‘Only Murders in the Building,’ but this time they’re the prime suspects. The three stars spoke to THR all about the new season of their Hulu show and what makes them a terrific trio.

ESPY Awards: Tom Brady, Aaron Rodgers, Katie Ledecky, Sunisa Lee Among Nominees

NFL stars Tom Brady and Aaron Rodgers, the NBA’s Stephen Curry, Olympic swimmer Katie Ledecky and Olympic gymnast Sunisa Lee are among the nominees for the 2022 ESPY Awards. Rodgers of the Green Bay Packers and Curry of NBA champions Golden State Warriors will vie for best athlete in men’s sports at the July 20 […]

Ghislaine Maxwell Sentenced to 20 Years for Helping Jeffrey Epstein

Ghislaine Maxwell, the jet-setting socialite who once consorted with royals, presidents and billionaires, was sentenced to 20 years in prison Tuesday for helping the financier Jeffrey Epstein sexually abuse underage girls. The stiff sentence was the punctuation mark on a trial that explored the sordid rituals of a predator power couple who courted the rich and famous […]

Former Aide: Trump Was Told Protesters Had Weapons on Jan. 6

Cassidy Hutchinson, a key aide in Donald Trump’s White House, told the House committee investigating the violent Jan. 6, 2021, insurrection on Tuesday that Trump was informed that the supporters he addressed that morning had weapons but he told officials to “let my people in” and march to the Capitol. Trump demanded to accompany them, […]

Film Academy Invites 397 People to Become Members, Including Billie Eilish, Jamie Dornan, Dana Walden and Leonard Maltin

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has invited 397 members of the global film community to join the organization, it was announced Tuesday. Among those who will henceforth be able to vote for the Oscar nominations and winners if they accept, as the vast majority of people who have received invites historically have: […]