Diana Ross to Receive American Music Awards’ LIfetime Honor

  Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook LOS ANGELES — Diana Ross will receive a lifetime achievement honor at next month’s American Music Awards and will celebrate with a performance on the broadcast next month. ABC and Dick Clark Productions announced the honor Wednesday. It’s the first time the AMAs have given out […]

Exclusive— Sam Sorbo on “Let There Be Light” Film: “I’m Hoping Faith Will Find Its Way to Hollywood”

  Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Zachary Leeman Displayed with permission from Lifezette “This film was made on faith, by faith and for faith,” screenwriter and actress Sam Sorbo (pictured above right) told LifeZette in an exclusive interview about her new movie, “Let There Be Light.” The story is about Dr. Sol […]

Cher Joins ‘Mamma Mia 2!’ Sequel

      Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   Cher is to make a grand return to cinema, having been cast in the sequel to 2008 musical comedy “Mamma Mia!” Though her role remains under wraps, the US singer is now on board for July 2018’s “Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again.” […]

The Glorious Corner: ‘Blade Runner 2049’, Micky Dolenz Announcement, Mark Bego’s ‘Eat Like A Rock Star’, Melissa Etheridge Busted and More!

      DULL BLADE — For someone who grew into adulthood thinking that Blade Runner was one of the best movies … ever, Blade Runner 2049 is a sorry, sorry mess. The first movie, released in 1982, was scrumptious in almost every way: the music (Vangelis) was nothing short of extraordinary and still is […]

2018 Oscars Could See Multiple Women for Best Director

  Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Emily Gaudette Displayed with permission The Oscars air March 4, 2018, but the race for nominations is already in full swing. Could this be the year multiple women are nominated for best director? In 89 years of Academy Awards nominations and Oscar wins, only four women […]

Star Trek: Discovery’s Jason Isaacs On Lorca’s Wartime Mentality

  Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Displayed with permission Star Trek: Discovery star Jason Isaacs offered fans of the new CBS All Access series a look into the mindset of his mysterious character, Captain Gabriel Lorca, at New York Comic Con 2017 on Saturday afternoon. After making his series debut in episode 3, “Context Is For Kings,” […]

‘The Walking Dead,’ ‘Fear The Walking Dead’ Crossover Announced

  Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Displayed with permission from International Business Times   A “Walking Dead” and “Fear the Walking Dead” crossover is coming! During the “Walking Dead” panel at New York Comic Con on Saturday, series creator Robert Kirkman revealed that a crossover event between the AMC zombie drama and its companion series “Fear the […]

DC Universe NYCC Panel Recap

  Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Displayed with permission from iDigital Times The DC Universe panel at New York Comic-Con 2017 gave fans a peek at upcoming issues and arcs from some of the biggest titles in DC Comics. The early Sunday panel had some of the best writers and artists in the DC universe, including writers […]

Gal Gadot Admits She’s “Nervous” About Hosting ‘Saturday Night Live’

      Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Gal Gadot has admitted she’s “nervous” about hosting ‘Saturday Night Live’ for the first time, and is hoping she doesn’t stumble over her words. The ‘Wonder Woman’ star will be at the helm of the show this weekend (10.7.17), while ‘Writing’s on the Wall’ singer Sam Smith will be […]

Lynda Carter Calls Out James Cameron For His ‘Wonder Woman’ Jabs

    Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook   Displayed with permission from Tribune Content Agency   Wonder Woman has had it with James Cameron. Actress Lynda Carter, who starred as the Amazonian warrior goddess in the ’70s TV series, took to social media to respond to Cameron’s repeated smearing of “Wonder Woman” in recent months. “Stop dissing […]

THE CHER SHOW to Premiere in Chicago Next June; Heading to Broadway Fall 2018

 Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook     Producers Flody Suarez and Jeffrey Seller announced today that THE CHER SHOW, the new musical based on the life and six-decade career of the iconic singer and actress, will have its pre-Broadway world premiere in Chicago with previews beginning on June 12, 2018 at the Oriental Theatre before making its […]

Playboy” Founder Hugh Hefner Will Be Buried Next to Marilyn Monroe

    Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Hugh Hefner will be reuniting in the afterlife with his first ever cover girl, Marilyn Monroe. Hefner died peacefully in his home, surrounded by family on Wednesday at the age of 91. Entertainment Tonight reports that the late media icon will be buried at Westwood Village Memorial Park in Los […]

Hugh Hefner Has Died At Age 91

  The founder of Playboy magazine “peacefully passed away” from “natural causes” at his home, the famous Playboy Mansion in Los Angeles, California, on Wednesday  (07.27.17). A rep for the Playboy Enterprises founder said in a statement: “Hugh M. Hefner, the American icon who in 1953 introduced the world to Playboy magazine and built the company into one of […]

James Corden to Host Hollywood Film Awards For Third Year Running

Follow @TheMacWire  and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook James Corden. The 39-year-old actor-and-presenter was announced by Dick Clark Productions – who produce the show – on Monday (25.09.17) to be returning as host of the prestigious ceremony, which takes place on November 5 at the Beverly Hilton hotel. The Hollywood Film Awards is currently in its 21st year and honors […]

Banned Books Week: Harry Potter and the Censors’ Wrath

Displayed with permission from Newsweek The American Library Association (ALA)’s yearly Banned Books Week, held this year between Sunday September 24 and Saturday September 30, is both a celebration of freedom and a warning against censorship. Launched in 1982 in response to a sudden surge in the number of challenges to books in schools, bookstores […]

The Emmy Awards: Complete Winners List

  The 2017 Emmy Awards took place Sunday night, with honors handed out to television’s biggest shows. NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” ruled the Emmys, taking nine awards, one more than HBO’s “Big Little Lies” and Hulu’s “The Handmaid’s Tale,” which tied for second place with eight each. “Game of Thrones” was ineligible for awards this year, leaving […]