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variety.com - Rebecca Rubin - Hollywood at a Crossroads: Studios Face Tough Choices on How to Reach Audiences as Coronavirus Worsens
Hollywood at a Crossroads: Studios Face Tough Choices on How to Reach Audiences as Coronavirus Worsens
Variety

In Hollywood these days, the only certainty is that nothing is certain. Already, the coronavirus pandemic has been responsible for some shocking developments in the film world: “Tenet” keeping its release date, “ Wonder Woman…

nypost.com - Maureen Callahan - Sad tale of Time's Up and Hollywood's failed activism
Sad tale of Time's Up and Hollywood's failed activism
New York Post

Looks like time might be up for Time's Up. As The Post reported in a devastating exclusive last weekend, the glittery Hollywood organization — meant to help underprivileged women fight workplace sexual harassment and abuse — spent…

jewishpress.com - Daniel Greenfield - Democrat Lockdowns Exempt Hollywood, Destroy Small Businesses
Democrat Lockdowns Exempt Hollywood, Destroy Small Businesses
The Jewish Press - JewishPress.com

Before Thanksgiving, Los Angeles imposed a curfew and, in a shocking oversight, asked Hollywood to follow it. While the entertainment industry isn't as big a part of the local economy as it would like you to think, its producers, directors, and…

variety.com - Matt Donnelly - Elliot Page Disclosure Gives Trans Visibility 'Huge' Boost, Hollywood Insiders Say
Elliot Page Disclosure Gives Trans Visibility 'Huge' Boost, Hollywood Insiders Say
Variety

By announcing that he was transgender, Oscar nominee Elliot Page has increased the visibility of a community that has been calling for just that, as well as more accurate representation in movies, TV shows and other forms of entertainment. The…

abcnews.go.com - Guy Davies - Hollywood takeover of Wales soccer team promises to revive a struggling town's fortunes
Hollywood takeover of Wales soccer team promises to revive a struggling town's fortunes
ABC News

WREXHAM -- Supporting a team in the lower tiers of British soccer has never been a fashionable enterprise. Rainy days, financial troubles and die-hard loyalty is par for the course as fans regularly make long, thankless journeys to watch teams like…

rappler.com - Ruben V. Nepales - [Only IN Hollywood] 'Blues Clues' host Joshua dela Cruz wants Filipino kids to know anything is possible
[Only IN Hollywood] 'Blues Clues' host Joshua dela Cruz wants Filipino kids to know anything is possible
Rappler

“What I want Filipino kids to know is that anything is possible. If you're willing to work hard, to put in the time, to be kind to the people that you encounter in your life and pay it forward, anything is possible.” Joshua…

dailymail.co.uk - By Zoe Burrell For Daily Mail Australia - Tim Minchin on what he learned after his bad experience in Hollywood
Tim Minchin on what he learned after his bad experience in Hollywood
Mail Online

Tim Minchin has never shied away from talking about his 'terrible experience' in Hollywood. And on Monday, the comedian shared the important lesson he learnt after losing 'a bunch of work' in LA back in 2017. Speaking to Daily Mail Australia at the…

mlive.com - MLive.com - Inside A $115M Estate Once Owned By Hollywood Legends
Inside A $115M Estate Once Owned By Hollywood Legends
mlive

This recent video by Architectural Digest brings you inside the fabled walls of 141 S. Carolwood Drive, once the biggest mansion in all of Los Angeles. Previously owned by legendary stars like Sonny & Cher and Tony Curtis, The Owlwood Estate…

somersetlive.co.uk - Sam Forrester - Hollywood Bowl's latest Covid social distancing measures
Hollywood Bowl's latest Covid social distancing measures
Somerset Live

Hollywood Bowl has shared its latest Covid social distancing measures as businesses reopen in the wake of the second lockdown today (Wednesday, December 2). The closure measures are over and bowling alleys are among the businesses in Somerset which…

nytimes.com - Maya Salam - Elliot Page, Oscar-Nominated 'Juno' Star, Announces He Is Transgender
Elliot Page, Oscar-Nominated 'Juno' Star, Announces He Is Transgender
The New York Times

Elliot Page, the Oscar-nominated star of “Juno,” announced on Tuesday that he is transgender. “Hi friends, I want to share with you that I am trans, my pronouns are he/they and my name is Elliot,” Page, who as Ellen Page…

thewrap.com - Beatrice Verhoeven - Hollywood Agents Are Pushing to Sell Films to Streamers
Hollywood Agents Are Pushing to Sell Films to Streamers
TheWrap

Entertainment attorney Schuyler Moore at Greenberg Glusker agreed that the move toward streaming has accelerated this year. “Everybody's going to the streamers, agents in particular. Previously, the stars and big directors looked down at the…

vice.com - The Never-Ending Exploitation of Selena Quintanilla - VICE
The Never-Ending Exploitation of Selena Quintanilla - VICE
Vice Media

This week, Netflix will premiere Selena: The Series, which over nine episodes will once again tell the tale of Selena Quintanilla, the Tejano music icon who was infamously murdered by the president of her fan club in 1995. The story of the talented…

pressherald.com - Elliot Page, actor known for 'Juno' and 'The Umbrella Academy,' comes out as transgender
Elliot Page, actor known for 'Juno' and 'The Umbrella Academy,' comes out as transgender
Press Herald

Elliot Page, the Oscar-nominated actor best known for the 2008 film “Juno,” came out as transgender on Tuesday, sharing the news in a long social media post. “Hi friends, I want to share with you that I am trans, my pronouns…

businessinsider.com - Claire Atkinson - Inside one of the worst years in media history, with $13 billion in value lost and nearly 30,000 jobs cut
Inside one of the worst years in media history, with $13 billion in value lost and nearly 30,000 jobs cut
Business Insider

The coronavirus pandemic took a $13 billion-wrecking ball to big media, according to an analysis of earnings reports and transcripts by Business Insider using Sentieo Inc. The estimate refers to the reported impact to operating profits, impairment…

cinemablend.com - Eric Eisenberg - How Mank's Tom Pelphrey Approached Playing A Hollywood Icon Before They Became Iconic
How Mank's Tom Pelphrey Approached Playing A Hollywood Icon Before They Became Iconic
CINEMABLEND

When an actor is cast to play an icon in a Hollywood biopic, the general expectation is that said icon is going to be featured at the hight of their powers – with the movie presumably wanting to capture their life during the most compelling…

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