Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and M.A. Cassata on Instagram and Facebook (via Press release)— The 2018 Songwriters Hall of Fame 49th Annual Induction and Awards Dinner was a sparkling success, as SHOF President/CEO Linda Moran and co-chairs, Kenneth Gamble and Leon Huff recognized and celebrated some of the best songwriting legends of our time. […]
Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and M.A. Cassata on Instagram and Facebook (Via press release from Disney Channel) GRAMMY(R) Award-winning global superstar Kelly Clarkson is scheduled to perform a medley of her hit songs at the 2018 Radio Disney Music Awards (RDMA), music’s biggest event for families, airing SATURDAY, JUNE 23 (8:00-10:00 p.m. […]
Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and M.A. Cassata on Instagram and Facebook IFC’s original horror comedy Stan Against Evil will return for Season 3 on Wednesday, October 31 at 10PM. The series stars John C. McGinley as the curmudgeonly retired police sheriff Stan Miller and Janet Varney as Evie Barrett, the current sheriff […]
Jim Henson was as quiet and polite as his puppet creations were bold and ambitious. Watch as Lisa Henson remembers her father and his puppet creating genius.
G.H. Harding MAD ABOUT MADDOW — I remember the first time I watched MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow. I didn’t quite get it or her. She seemed to take a very long time to get to the actual story and seemed to keep repeating the same question over and over. With her crack-research team (who should really […]
On the heels of their six-time Academy Award®-winning smash, “La La Land”, Oscar®-winning director Damien Chazelle and star Ryan Gosling reteam for Universal Pictures’ First Man, the riveting story of NASA’s mission to land a man on the moon, focusing on Neil Armstrong and the years 1961-1969. A visceral, first-person account, based on […]
Here’s a clip from Bruce Springsteen Broadway concert residency, where he performs a stripped-down version of “My Hometown,” off his album Born In The U.S.A., and reminisces about growing up in the “heartbreaking town” of Freehold, New Jersey.
Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and M.A. Cassata on Instagram and Facebook Rami Malek is to star in a new FBI thriller. The 37-year-old actor has been cast in the upcoming movie by director Sam Esmail – the creator of ‘Mr. Robot’ – who has been hired by Universal Pictures to adapt Tamer Elnoury […]
The secret love affair between Anthony Perkins and Tab Hunter is to be turned into a movie. J.J. Abrams and his ‘Star Trek’ collaborator Zachary Quinto are set to work on ‘Tab & Tony’ – the true story of the romance between two of the most popular leading men of Hollywood’s Golden Age – […]
G.H. Harding DOLENZ SALUTE DIAMOND — Our colleague Roger Friedman (Showbiz 411) broke the news last night: Some good news about the Grammy Awards and their ilk: I’m hearing the new annual Grammy salute concert for Lifetime Achievement will be in Los Angeles this year on July 14th. Being honored are Neil Diamond, Tina […]
Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and M.A. Cassata on Instagram and Facebook Warner Bros. has seemingly confirmed it is working on a series of movies involving the DC comics villains. The entertainment company have reportedly been lining up a whole host of movies based around the iconic arch nemesis’ of heroes such as […]
‘Solo: A Star Wars Story‘ is set to lose more than $50 million for Disney. The Ron Howard-directed movie premiered at the Cannes Film Festival last month, but it has failed to capture the imagination of ‘Star Wars’ fans, with its global box off takings expected to peak at around $400 million. In a […]
Netflix has greenlit a Dolly Parton anthology series, set to premiere in 2019, the company announced today. Each of the eight episodes will be based on one of Parton’s songs, with the Emmy award-winning singer-songwriter appearing in select episodes and executive producing the series. “As a songwriter, I have always enjoyed telling stories through […]
G.H. Harding PORTNOW EXITS — Neil Portnow’s next speech at the Grammys will be his last as The Recording Academy’s president. The National Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences — better known as The Recording Academy and the parent organization to the Grammy Awards — announced Thursday that Portnow, who has helmed […]
by Mark Bego Without a doubt, The Monkees have had one of the most unique, unusual, ultimately-successful careers in the music business. As a famed quartet, since their 1966 to 1969 heyday, the group has always morphed in structure. Peter Tork left first to leave Mike Nesmith, Davy Jones, and Micky Dolenz to be a […]
Chris Hemsworth says ‘Avengers 4’ will be “even more shocking” than ‘Avengers: Infinity War’. The 34-year-old actor stars as hammer-wielding God Thor in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), and has teased that whilst the events of the most recent ensemble movie – which was released last month – were definitely “shocking”, the script for […]