‘Hamilton’ Announces Chicago Casting, Daveed Diggs’ Broadway Departure

The upcoming Chicago production of “Hamilton” has cast its major roles, with Karen Olivo – a Tony Award winner whose breakout came in Lin-Manuel Miranda’s “In the Heights” – signed on to play Angelica Schuyler opposite Miguel Cervantes in the title role and Broadway regular Alexander Gemignani (“Les Miserables,” “Sweeney Todd”) as King George III. Meanwhile,… […]

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‘Ghostbusters’ Takes Top Spot in Advance Ticket Sales for Comedies

The female-led “Ghostbusters” reboot is Fandango’s top pre-selling live-action comedy of the year. The online ticket service said Wednesday that “Ghostbusters” is outpacing “Central Intelligence,” “Ride Along 2” and others at the same point in the sales cycle. Sony is forecasting an opening in the $38 million to $40 million range in the U.S. while other… […]

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VidAngel Countersues Hollywood Studios With Antitrust Lawsuit

VidAngel, an online video service that allows consumers to watch major home-video releases in standard definition for $1, has filed a counter complaint against Hollywood studios who are seeking to shut them down. Customers of VidAngel buy a movie online for $20, then have the option of setting filters to screen out objectionable content and watch… […]

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Taylor Swift Singing Shake It Off With A Patient At The Children’s Hospital Will Melt Your Cold Heart — WATCH!

This is a moment to remember! As we previously reported, the adorable patients at the Lady Cilento Children’s Hospital in Queensland got a surprise visit from Taylor Swift on Tuesday. The social media maven snapped selfies, signed autographs, and even started a sing-along with one special fan! Related: Did Tay Actually Write Rihanna’s This Is […]

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Meet the Cage-Fighting Congressman Who’s Taking on the UFC

When WME/IMG bought the Ultimate Fighting Championship for $4 billion, it signaled that it sees tremendous upside for the global expansion of the sport. But the agency is also taking on risks, as some fighters are waging a struggle for greater power in the sport, which could pose a threat to the UFC’s business model. One of the… […]

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Taylor Swift CONFIRMS She Wrote This Is What You Came For For Calvin Harris Amid Rumors That The Song Broke Them Up!

There is nothing she does better than revenge, after all. As we reported on Wednesday, rumors began circulating that the reason Calvin Harris and Taylor Swift really broke up was over a ghost writing dispute. TayTay’s team initially claimed responsibility for Calvin and Rihanna’s hit song This Is What You Came For… and now her […]

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