Burke also raised — but did not immediately issue a ruling on — a request made Friday by defense attorney Arthur Aidala last Friday to have jury selection occur without any members of the press or public present. “Jury selection in this case requires additional procedures to protect Mr. Weinstein’s Constitutional right to a fair and impartial jury,” Aidala wrote in a court filing. … [Read more...] about Gigi Hadid Among Jury Candidates As Harvey Weinstein Trial Starts Second Week – Update
Business sessions, panels, workshops and speeches from AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka, U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez and U.S Representative Judy Chu are all on the schedule. SAG-AFTRA has announced the agenda for its inaugural convention, to be held in Los Angeles beginning with a delegate welcome reception this Wednesday, Sept. 25. The agenda for the five-day event incorporates business sessions, panels, workshops and a range of keynote speakers, including AFL-CIO president Richard Trumka, U.S. Secretary of Labor Thomas Perez and U.S. Representative Judy Chu. … [Read more...] about SAG-AFTRA Sets Agenda for Inaugural Convention
We have some potentially huge information for Star Wars fans, regardless of which side of the line one happens to be on when it comes to The Rise of Skywalker. Originally, long before J.J. Abrams was brought on to finish the trilogy, it was Colin Trevorrow (Jurassic World) who had the gig. The director co-wrote the script for his version alongside his longtime collaborator Derek Connolly. Ultimately, Lucasfilm and Trevorrow parted ways on the project over creative differences. Now, their script has allegedly leaked online. If this is indeed legitimate, we would have been in for a very different version of Episode IX. … [Read more...] about Colin Trevorrow’s Star Wars 9 Script Allegedly Leaks, Is It Better Than The Rise of Skywalker?
Upload (Amazon) - Showrunner: Greg DanielsUpload is a ten-episode half-hour sci-fi comedy from the Emmy winning writer, Greg Daniels, starring Robbie Amell and Andy Allo. It takes place in the future, where people who are near death can be “Uploaded” into a virtual afterlife of their choice. Cast: Robbie Amell, Andy Allo, Allegra Edwards, Zainab Johnson, Kevin Bigley (World Premiere) … [Read more...] about SXSW: Judd Apatow Returns With ‘The King of Staten Island’; Apple TV+ Debuts ‘Central Park’
SnowpiercerShowrunner/Screenwriter: Graeme MansonSnowpiercer centers on the remnants of humanity who inhabit a perpetually moving train that circles the globe, dealing with class warfare, social injustice and the politics of survival. Cast: Jennifer Connelly, Daveed Diggs, Alison Wright, Mickey Sumner, Susan Park, Iddo Goldberg, Katie McGuinness, Annalise Basso, Sam Otto, Roberto Urbina, Sheila Vand, Jaylin Fletcher (World Premiere) … [Read more...] about SXSW Sets Judd Apatow And Pete Davidson’s ‘The King Of Staten Island’ As Opening-Night Film, Unveils Lineup