Author: Amy Davis

Discovery+ has released the trailer for a three-part docuseries about Armie Hammer and his family history titled “House of Hammer.”   Hammer was an actor on the rise when in early 2021 several women came forward and accused him of sexual abuse. He has denied these claims through lawyers, including Andrew Brettler, who gave a statement to Variety saying “From day one, Mr. Hammer has maintained that all of his interactions” with every sexual partner “have been completely consensual, discussed and agreed upon in advance, and mutually participatory.” Armie Hammer, “Death on the Nile” 20th Century Studios It has been…

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With many still reeling from the recent cancelation of the Leslie Grace “Batgirl” movie, it’s understandable that some are apprehensive about other Warner Bros. Discovery projects. A spokesperson for Warner Bros. Pictures confirmed the stand-alone movie about DC Comics’ character Black Canary is still a go for HBO Max.  The project was first announced a year ago in August of 2021. The film would be a spin-off of 2019’s “Birds of Prey and the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn” with Jurnee Smollett reprising the role of Dinah Lance. “Birds of Prey” producer Sue Kroll will also be returning to produce…

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“Marvel’s Daredevil” star Vincent D’Onofrio will be releasing a children’s book called “Pigs Can’t Look Up,” based on one of his tweets that happened to go viral. The inspiration comes from a tweet he posted on April 20th, 2019. It was retweeted 30,000 times. https://twitter.com/vincentdonofrio/status/1119703427179663360?s=20&t=PhvacHj1tB-l42ITLjib7w D’Onofrio and mixed media artist Shelly Cunningham have turned this sweet story into an entire book. “Pigs Can’t Look Up” is about a little girl who forges a bond with a pig on her farm. She takes note of the unfair truth that because their bodies evolved to forage for food on the ground, pigs…

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Shudder has released a trailer for Christopher Hatton’s newest horror film, “Raven’s Hollow.” It’s a supernatural period piece inspired by an incident in the life of iconic American writer, Edgar Allan Poe. Poe is probably best known for his poem “The Raven,” which has had countless pop culture adaptations, including “The Simpsons” using it in their first ever Treehouse of Horror episode. His classic gothic tales like “The Masque of the Red Death” and “The Tell-Tale Heart” have also been the basis for numerous horror films and TV shows. But the author’s real-life had some interesting twists and turns as…

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On August 8th, Black Sabbath’s Ozzy Osbourne and Tony Iommi reunited on state to perform “Paranoid” at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham, England. Which makes this even cooler since Birmingham is also the band’s hometown. This performance took place at the end of the closing ceremony of the Commonwealth Games, which celebrate the history, culture, and music of Birmingham and the West Midlands. In front of more than 30,000 spectators, the pair teased playing “Iron Man” by having Ozzy Osbourne yell  “I am Iron Man” from backstage, before making his way to the stage. There he was joined by fellow…

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While “The Orville” has an undeniably strong fan following, several factors are making its odds of renewal a bit murky. The biggest of these hurdles is how many platforms it has shifted around to in its short lifespan. “The Orville” series creator and star Seth MacFarlane believes the odds of the show being renewed for season 4 are “50-50.” It originally aired on FOX from 2017 to 2019 for seasons 1 and 2. It then made the switch to Hulu under the title “The Orville: New Horizons” for season 3. This move was done with the promise of more creative…

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Mike Tyson is once again decrying “Mike,” Hulu’s biography series about him. The professional heavyweight boxer claims the streamer “stole” his life story. Tyson recently took to Instagram, claiming Hulu offered Ultimate Fighting Championship president Dana White serious money to promote “Mike.” “Hulu tried to desperately pay my brother @danawhite millions without offering me a dollar to  promote their slave master take over story about my life,” the post reads. “He turned it down because he honors friendship and treating people with dignity.  I’ll never forget what he did for me just like I’ll never forget what Hulu stole from…

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In the late 1970s, scientists at the Bulgarian National Museum of Natural History looked into two fossilized teeth that were embedded in some coal deposits. The pair of teeth included an upper canine and an upper molar, and they were eventually re-found in an old collection within the museum. Unfortunately, due to these fossils not being cataloged properly, they had been forgotten about for almost 50 years. That was until paleontologist Nikolai Spassov and his research team stepped in to investigate. They identified the species for the teeth as Agriarctos nikolovi, a now extinct panda that roamed the forests and…

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“Stranger Things” writer and producer Curtis Gwinn will executive produce Netflix’s upcoming adaptation of Dark Horse Comics’ “Mind MGMT.” “Mind MGMT” is a comic book series by Matt Kindt and Wilfredo Torres, published by Dark Horse Comics. The story follows a young woman who inadvertently finds the top-secret Mind Management program. She journeys to find the program’s greatest success story…or its most devastating failure. Through this saga, she has to contend with weaponized psychics, hypnotic advertising, talking dolphins, and seemingly immortal pursuers. All while trying to survive in a world where people can rewrite reality itself. “Mind MGMT” (Dark Horse…

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If life wasn’t meta enough for you, AMC’s “Better Call Saul” is being sued by Liberty Tax Service for “intentional misuse” and a “rip off” of its image. Liberty Tax Service filed the complaint with the Manhattan federal court August 1st. They allege AMC Networks Inc. and Sony Pictures Television Inc. are guilty of “dilution, defamation, disparagement, and injurious falsehoods” for depicting of their business as fraudulent. Liberty Tax Service alleges the second episode of season 6 causes confusion and harm by leading viewers to believe that the show’s fictional tax service is actually a Liberty Tax office. In this particular…

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