In January The Shape of Water director Guillermo del Toro was accused of plagiarizing his movie from the Paul Zindel 1969 play Let Me Hear You Whisper. Both stories follow an introverted cleaning lady who falls in love with a sea creature (in Zindel’s play it’s a dolphin) at a government lab. And now David Zindel, son…
Last week Janelle Monáe announced her long awaited return to music with her forthcoming album Dirty Computer, complete with visuals she called an “emotion picture.” And now she’s dropped two incredible, wildly different songs from the project which is officially out April 27.
Or, frankly, any other members of the Pawnee Parks Department.
Adapting a novel into a film, particularly one cast and set up to be a blockbuster success, is a difficult enough exercise as is. Adapting a novel like Jeff VanderMeer’s Annihilation, a minimalist and cerebral sci-fi thriller about the terrifying possibilities of biological mutation, seemed near impossible considering…
As creative director for Gucci, Alessandro Michele’s glittery, mismatched ensembles are fit for a nerdy, eccentric granny. We know what an accessory under his eye looks like: a jokey fanny pack, a velvet bow neck-tie, a monstrously high ’70s platform shoe. And now we can add decapitated heads and baby dragons to the…
Back in 2016 a new California law went into effect which required the site IMDb to remove actors’ ages on the site if requested. IMDb has been fighting the law since then and it was finally ruled unconstitutional by a federal judge on Tuesday.
Penguin is opening up a perfect new book store: one that’s entirely stocked with titles written by women.
Solange Knowles has been named the Harvard Foundation’s “Artist of the Year” for 2018.
While music hasn’t undergone a reckoning quite like other entertainment industries when it comes to addressing sexual misconduct, many in country music have been speaking up. Kirt Webster, founder of one of the biggest publicity firms in Nashville, was accused of sexual assault, country radio executives have thrown…
Can you believe it’s been nearly five years since Janelle Monáe’s last album came out?
Jeffrey Tambor will not be returning to Transparent following an internal investigation, a spokesperson for Amazon confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter on Thursday.
The former director of sales for Prabal Gurung has alleged that the designer made critical comments about her body and pregnancy in front of employees.
For the past few years McDonald’s has made changes to the chain’s kids-friendly Happy Meal in order for it to be healthier.
A trial in France is reignited a debate over the fact that the country does not have a legal age of consent.
Bob Lefsetz, a former entertainment lawyer, has been writing the Lefsetz Letter for over a decade now. Typically a pretty inside-baseball view of the music industry with analysis, reviews, and awards show chatter, the Lefsetz Letter has gotten considerably more exposure in recent months because of how many women and…
Vice Media has already been exposed for creating a hostile work environment in which employees were sexually harassed, bullied, and made to sign NDAs preventing them from speaking about the culture there. Several men high up in the company were fired after investigations into sexual harassment at the company. And now…
Rachel Weisz doesn’t care about a woman James Bond and, honestly, neither should any of us!
According to documents obtained by Politico, the Department of Human and Health Services (HHS) under Trump worked with a conservative group on a letter announcing states no longer needed to comply with the Obama-era policy that made it harder for them to end Medicaid funding for Planned Parenthood.
As people grow older they’ll still return, time and time again, to the music that first enraptured them as teenagers. So if you’ve ever wondered, “Why the hell are New Kids on the Block still successfully touring despite not having any hits since 1990?,” here’s your answer!
Mujey Dumbuya, a 16-year-old girl in Kalamazoo, Michigan, was reported missing and later found dead under suspicious circumstances. She was set to testify against her alleged rapist this spring and her family believes Dumbuya was targeted.