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Award-Winning Actor Kevin Sorbo to Star in Upcoming Feature Film, ‘The Penitent Thief’

    Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook   Kevin Sorbo (Let There Be Light, God’s Not Dead) is set to star in The Penitent Thief, an adaptation of Don Willis’ best-selling novel, to debut during the 2019 Easter season. James Russo (Django Unchained, Donnie Brasco), Jay Giannone (Patriots Day, American […]

The Glorious Corner: Tribeca Film Festival Picks, Doctor Who’s Matt Smith as Robert Mapplethorpe, Blue Note Records: ‘Beyond the Notes’ Documentary and More

    G.H. Harding TRIBECA TRAFFIC — Monday night we attended the premiere of the documentary on Blue Note Records, entitled Blue Note Records: Beyond the Notes, directed and written by Sophie Huber. The soft-spoken Huber briefly introduced the presentation as it unspooled. For any die-hard jazz fan or friend, Blue Note was go-to label […]

The Glorious Corner: Rufus Wainwright, Guitar Center Chain, Debbie Gibson and More

  G.H. Harding DEAR RUFUS — Very rarely have I ever seen an artist for the first time where I am completely and instantly captivated by his artistry and abilities. I was well aware of Rufus Wainwright, his unique lineage and even some experience with his music, but, that said, his show Friday night at […]

Duchess Catherine Gives Birth to a Boy

      Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook     Duchess Catherine has given birth to a baby boy. The 36-year-old royal and her husband Prince William – who already have son Prince George, four, and two-year-old daughter Princess Charlotte – welcomed their third child into the world at 11.01am […]

‘Austin Powers’ Actor Verne Troyer Has Died at Age 49

Verne Troyer has died aged 49. The actor, who was best known for his portrayal of Mini Me in the ‘Austin Powers’ movie franchise, has passed away at the age of 49, according to a post on the actor’s social media page on Saturday (04.21.18). Alongside a professional shot of the star, a lengthy statement […]

The Glorious Corner: Amy Schumer, Tina Fey, Al Pacino, Tribeca Fest and More

  G.H. Harding  AMY & TINA DO SNL —Tina and Amy are back … sort of. NBC has announced the final two hosts of Saturday Night Live’s 43rd season. First up is Amy Schumer, who is set to return for her second hosting stint on May 12 with musical guest Kacey Musgraves. Then on May […]

17 ‘Seinfeld’ Episodes That Could Never Air Today

  Viewers of “Seinfeld” reruns today — and those who watched each new episode as it came out — are in a unique position. The show, which premiered in 1989 and ran through 1998, contains some storylines that many people in 2018 would consider highly controversial and/or politically incorrect. Chances are good that some or […]

MTV Video Music Awards return to New York in August

Radio City Music Hall in New York, where the 2018 MTV Video Music Awards will return and air live in August AFP / ANGELA WEISS The MTV Video Music Awards, the televised gala known for headline-grabbing performances and celebrity antics, will return to New York on August 20. The music and youth culture network made […]

Ian Somerhalder Has A New TV Show

    Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook   Nicole Massabrook Ian Somerhalder played bloodsucker Damon Salvatore for eight seasons on The CW’s “The Vampire Diaries,” but the actor isn’t done with vamps yet. He is taking the lead in another paranormal drama, Netflix’s “V-Wars.” According to the Hollywood Reporter, Somerhalder […]

The Glorious Corner: NYC’s B.B. King’s Shutters, Netflix’s ‘Stanger Things’, Monkees-Great Micky Dolenz Coming To East Coast Comic-Con and More!

G.H. Harding  BB KING’S SHUTTERS IN NYC — Although it’s been rumored for months, B. B. King’s NYC announced a final closing date of April 29, with a show from Buddy Guy. The hallowed club first opened on June 20, 2000 and B.B. King Blues Club & Grill did provide a wide array of fascinating shows. […]

B.B. King Blues Club & Grill Announces Final Run of Shows in Times Square Location

  Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook   New York, NY – April 17, 2018 – After 18 years of hosting some of music and entertainment’s most revered names, B.B. King Blues Club & Grill has announced its final run of shows in its current Times Square location (237 W 42nd St). Due to escalating rent, the historic venue […]

‘David Bowie Is’ Dinner Series By The Norm at Brooklyn Museum

      Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook   As a culinary complement to the Brooklyn Museum’s blockbuster David Bowie Is exhibition, The Norm, the museum’s full-service restaurant, will celebrate the life and career of the barrier-busting Bowie with four monthly dinners, starting April 22. The dinners will highlight the […]

Winners List: The 53rd Academy of Country Music Awards

  Buy on Amazon, iTunes,  Barnes and Noble and other online book stores.       Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Instagram and  Facebook   Winners have been announced for the 53rdACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC AWARDS™, which aired LIVE earlier this evening on the CBS Television Network from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in […]

The Glorious Corner:Radio Personality Art Bell and Two-Time Oscar Winner Czech Director Milos Forman Pass Away, Plus Last Two ‘Will & Grace’ Season Episodes and More

  G.H. Harding  BELL PASSES— From The Las Vegas Review Journal: He was awake when most of the country was asleep, cultivating a loyal following while sharing his fascination with the unexplained on his nighttime paranormal-themed show. For the better part of two decades, longtime late-night radio personality Art Bell was his own producer, engineer […]

Bon Jovi, Nina Simone Enter Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

  Rockers Bon Jovi reunited with original guitarist Richie Sambora for a rousing set at the Public Auditorium in Cleveland GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP / Kevin Kane Bon Jovi, the Moody Blues, Dire Straits, the Cars, Nina Simone and Sister Rosetta Tharpe joined music royalty on Saturday as they were inducted into the Rock and […]