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Batman Proposes to Catwoman in New Comic

    Reprinted by permission Things are finally looking up for the perpetually dark and dour Bruce Wayne, who will commit to love (and, dare I say, happiness?) in the upcoming Batman #24, titled “Every Epilogue Is a Prelude,” written by Tom King and illustrated by David Finch and Clay Mann. Said comic will conclude […]

Test Your Knowledge With The Superheroes Movies Trivia Quiz Book

Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Are you a fan of superhero movies? Are you already working on your costume for the next midnight release? Do and your friends go head to head in debating who is better, Batman or Superman? Then you’re going to want to check out “The Superheroes Movie Trivia Quiz Book”  written by celebrity tribute […]

The Mac Wire Interview With ‘Alan Sues: A Funny Man’ Author Michael Gregg Michaud

  Love chocolate? Discover what’s new at The Cocoa Exchange. SHOP NOW!   Joanne Grana  Special to TMW Alan Sues is best remembered for being one of the popular cast members of the hit NBC television show, Laugh-In. Sues also had many roles in film and episodic television. Author, Michael Gregg Michaud’s biography, Alan Sues: A Funny […]

Books: Syllables of Rain— A Brave New Novel Peeks Through “The Fog of War”

The impending anniversary release of the Beatles’ Sgt. Pepper’s album notwithstanding, it is also 50 years ago this month that then-U. S. Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara told then-U. S. President Lyndon B. Johnson in a private letter that he had serious concerns about the outcome of the Vietnam War. As we know from history, nearly […]

Books: Alan Sues Biography By Award-Winning Author Reveals the Hilarious and Heartbreaking Story of Laugh-In’s Critically Acclaimed Actor/Comedian

    Albany, Ga. – BearManor Media announces the May 2017 release of Alan Sues A Funny Man by Michael Gregg Michaud. Alan Sues first achieved attention on Broadway in Tea and Sympathy (1953-1955) with Deborah Kerr. Years of later work in films, television, and theater led to his breakthrough appearances on the outrageously funny […]

The First Trailer For Stephen King’s The Dark Tower is Out

  The long-awaited trailer for the adaptation of Stephen King’s The Dark Tower, starring Matthew McConaughey as The Man in Black and Idris Elba as The Gunslinger is finally here. Set in an apocalyptic world, The Dark Tower follows Elba’s Roland, as he sets out on a journey to find the magic tower that binds […]

The Glorious Corner: FX “Feud” Over, Madonna’s Blonde Ambition, Monkee Michael Nesmith’s New Book, “Infinite Tuesday” and More!

    G.H. Harding    FEUD OVER — This past week I watched the final two installments of Ryan Murphy’s Feud on FX, which depicted the tumultuous relationship between Joan Crawford and Bette Davis. I think this was one of the best things I’ve watched on the small screen since Murphy’s OJ-series. The writing was […]

Bob Dylan Finally Accepts Nobel Prize For Literature

  Bob Dylan has finally received his Nobel Prize for Literature after several months of delay. The singer and songwriter was awarded the honor by the Swedish Academy in October, but he did not attend the subsequent prizegiving ceremony in December due to pre-existing commitments, and he has also yet to deliver the lecture that […]

Emma Watson Could Be Hollywood’s Highest Paid Actress In 2017

  Displayed with permission from International Business Times The reboot of “Beauty and the Beast” was a massive success, so it is inevitable that Emma Watson will receive a huge paycheck and a massive boost career-wise. Watson’s latest role in Disney’s live-action version of “Beauty and the Beast” is expected to boost her earnings significantly. In fact, […]

Books: Learn From The Stars The Secret Steps to Achieving Success in The Movies

  The road from entertained to entertainer may seem longer than the yellow brick road to Oz, but finally the secret steps have been revealed. Go from behind a camera to in front of a camera by following such inspiring, award-winning coaches as Mike Starr, Kathryn Joosten, Will Sampson, Richard Dreyfuss, Ernie Hudson, Irma Hall, […]

Books— BearManor Media’s Bradypedia: The Complete Reference Guide to Television’s The Brady Bunch

    BearManor Media announces the release of Bradypedia: The Complete Reference Guide to Television’s The Brady Bunch by Erika Woehlk. Marcia! Marcia! Marcia! The now iconic catchphrase has echoed through three generations, yet how has such an innocent, inconspicuous phrase reached legendary status? Discover the answer in the newest, grooviest book about The Brady Bunch. Author Erika […]

Today in The Glorious Corner: Greg Allman, Hall & Oates Memoir, Jennifer Lopez/Ray Liotta “Show Shades Of Blue”, Nile Rodgers and More!

  G.H. Harding  ALLMAN NOT TO TOUR — “It has been determined that Gregg will not be touring in 2017,” explains a statement on his official website. “For those of you who purchased tickets for shows in June, contact the ticket outlet from where you purchased the tickets for a refund.” Last November, the former Allman […]

Today in The Glorious Corner: The Hollywood Reporter, Ray and Dave Davies of the Kinks, Tyce’s New Broadway Album and More!

    G.H. Harding  HOLLYWOOD REPORTED — Janice Min, who orchestrated the stunning turnaround at The Hollywood Reporter over the last seven years, will step down as that publication’s top editor at the end of the month, a move that may foreshadow its sale. Ms. Min, who also presided over the music-focused Billboard magazine (and, a past editor at Jann […]

A Rarely Seen Photo of Princess Diana in a Beautiful Floor-Length Gown Will Grace The Cover of Harper’s Bazaar

        Shop Avon Online 24/7 Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   Princess Diana continues to be beloved around the world for her grace, generosity and sense of style. In a forthcoming issue Harper’s Bazaar UK, the magazine tributes the late royal with rarely seen photo of her in a floor-length gown staring stoically into […]

George Orwell’s ‘1984’ Is Coming to Broadway

        Love chocolate? Discover all you can do with Dove Chocolate. SHOP NOW! The Sunday after Donald Trump was inaugurated, Kellyanne Conway said on Meet the Press that Press Secretary Sean Spicer was using “alternative facts” to describe the size of the crowd that showed up to watch their boss take the oath […]

Today in The Glorious Corner: Asia’s John Wetton Passes, Nicole Kidman, Jason Momoa, Rockers On Broadway and More!

  G.H. Harding  ASIA’S WETTON PASSES —John Wetton, the bassist and singer for Asia, as well as a former member of King Crimson and U.K., has died at the age of 67 after a prolonged battle with cancer. Wetton first came to rock fans’ attention in 1972 when he joined a revamped King Crimson lineup, sticking with the group over a two-year span […]

Today in The Glorious Corner: R.I.P. Mary Tyler Moore and Allman Brother’s Butch Trucks, A Dog’s Purpose, Cyndi Lauper, Rod Stewart, Micky Dolenz and More!

    G.H. Harding  MTM PASSES — I grew up in the era when CBS’ The Mary Tyler Moore show was on and huge. Despite all the career-defining and career-breaking talk, it was just a funny, funny show with an excellent cast. Ed Asner, Ted Knight, Betty White and Gavin MacLeod were just spot on excellent and James L. […]

Elton John Bringing ‘The Devil Wears Prada’ to Broadway

Shop Avon Online 24/7 Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Displayed with permission from Newsweek    Miranda Priestly will be stomping her way onto Broadway in a musical adaptation of The Devil Wears Prada, featuring original music created by Elton John. The award-winning singer and songwriter is lending his musical credentials to the production in collaboration with playwright Paul Rudnick. John […]

Today in The Glorious Corner: Oscar Fever, Arcade Fire, Brad Paisley, Kathie Lee & Hoda and More!

  G.H. Harding ARCADE FIRE — Eagle Rock Entertainment is kicking off 2017 with the release of Arcade Fire’s The Reflektor Tapes on 2 disc DVD and 2 disc Blu-ray on January 27. The Reflektor Tapes is a visually stunning and hypnotic documentary about the making of Arcade Fire’s hugely successful 2013 studio album Reflektor by director Kahlil Joseph (who also directed Beyonce’s Lemonade film). […]

George Michael’s Humanity Inspired Fans’ Adoration

    Displayed with permission from Newsweek This article, and others about the life and death of the pop icon George Michael, are featured in Newsweek’s Special Commemorative Edition: George Michael. George Michael never harbored any ambitions toward grand courage or heroism: He was very open about his enthusiasm for pop music and his early desire […]

Fans Warned To ‘Look Away’ From ‘A Series Of Unfortunate Events’ Opening Credits

The opening credits of Netflix’s new series “A Series of Unfortunate Events” is a true work of art, what with its ability to weave both whimsy and darkness. Throughout the credits scene, however, fans were repeatedly told to “look away” by Neil Patrick Harris’ character Count Olaf in a singing voice, according to Entertainment Weekly. […]

Celebrity Deaths Of 2016

  Shop Avon Online 24/7 Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   The world lost many famous figures in 2016, with the year nearing its end with the death of British pop star George Michael. Ranging from comedians and musicians to actors and sportspersons, 2016 was a tragic year, and cancers and heart diseases were responsible for many deaths. Here […]

‘Harry Potter’ Author J.K. Rowling Is Writing Two New Novels

Shop Avon Online 24/7 Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook J.K. Rowling, author of the iconic “Harry Potter” book series, is busy writing two new novels. The writer took to Twitter Wednesday to inform her followers that she is in fact working on two new novels. A twitter user asked her when we can expect a new novel […]