In Brief: Christina Ricci as Catwoman for ‘Caped Crusader’, and more

In Brief: Christina Ricci as Catwoman for ‘Caped Crusader’, and more

Jon Stewart will host live episodes of Comedy Central's The Daily Show from Milwaukee and Chicago on the closing nights of the Republican and Democratic conventions, the cable channel has announced. The telecasts will also feature reports from Daily Show corespondents Ronny Chieng, Jordan Klepper, Michael Kosta and Desi Lydic,…
Jonathan Majors lands first movie role following assault conviction

Jonathan Majors lands first movie role following assault conviction

Jonathan Majors has landed his first big-screen role following his 2023 assault conviction.Deadline reports Majors will star in the revenge thriller Merciless, to be directed by Martin Villeneuve, the younger brother of Dune filmmaker Denis Villeneuve.“Merciless intertwines themes of possession, revenge and personal justice within a haunting narrative. It explores…
Netflix popping up with its own branded popcorn line

Netflix popping up with its own branded popcorn line

Netflix already has millions of people worldwide on their couches, so they might as well bring the snacks. That's apparently the idea behind Netflix Now Popping, a new ready-to-eat collab with the company Popcorn Indiana. The streamer's latest co-production — with flavors like Cult Classic Kettle Corn, Swoonworthy Cinnamon Kettle Corn, Black…
‘Yellowstone’ returns on Nov. 10

‘Yellowstone’ returns on Nov. 10

Paramount Network announced Thursday that Yellowstone will finally return to TV on Nov. 10 at 8 p.m. ET.The new episodes of the top-ranking TV drama will kick off the second half of the series' fifth and final season."The wait is over," a voice-over says in a teaser showing the red-hot,…
‘Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes’ swings onto digital July 9

‘Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes’ swings onto digital July 9

After a successful theatrical run, Kingdom of the Planet of the Apes will be swinging onto digital platforms on July 9. The film will come to 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray™ and DVD on Aug. 27. The 4K Ultra HD package of director Wes Ball's action epic comes packed with more than three hours of supplemental…