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Kevin Hart to Star in Paramount's 'Scrooged' Remake

Kevin Hart to Star in Paramount’s “Scrooged” Remake

Kevin Hart will be asking fans “to put a little love in their heart” as he’ll be developing and starring in Paramount’s remake of Scrooged, the 1988 modernized take on Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol that starred Bill Murray and directed by Richard Donner. Hart will be producing through his Hartbeat production as a search […]


Oscars 2019 Looks to Avengers Reunion for Largest ‘Endgame’ Infomercial Ever

It’s been a pretty rough “pre-season” for ABC and The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (AMPAS), to say the least. Even before the entire Kevin Hart/hosting debacle, AMPAS and the network had been dealing with serious backlash from all corners of filmdom when they attempted to add a new “popular film” category that […]

Oscars 2019: No Hosts This Year; Rob Lowe, Snow White Not Available For Comment

Looks like The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) and Kevin Hart are finally on the same page about something… Following up on actor/comedian Hart’s comments on ABC‘s Good Morning America Wednesday morning confirming he would not host the 2019 Academy Awards, AMPAS has announced that it will be going without a host – […]

Kevin Hart on Oscars 2019 Hosting: “I’m Over That, I’m Over the Moment”

When you go on the network that hosts the show you’re about to publicly state you no longer have any interest in hosting, it’s pretty safe to say you’re probably giving your definitve answer. As if there’s any such thing as “definitive” in the entertainment industry… But this time there might just be, as actor/comedian Kevin […]

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Report: Kevin Hart Will Not Host Oscars 2019. Again.

At least it didn’t stretch out too long… Looks like the on-again/off-again tango between actor/comedian Kevin Hart and the 2019 Academy Awards is officially off for good (???), with reports circulating that Hart stepped away from re-consideration as host, less than 48 hours after Ellen DeGeneres made public her efforts to have Hart reinstated. As reported exclusively […]



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Seth MacFarlane Provides Perspective on Oscars Host Search Struggles

Seth MacFarlane, who hosted the Oscars in 2013, has a few choice words on the Academy’s own search for a new host for its 2018 awards show given comedian Kevin Hart’s abrupt exit. Hart resigned as host after refusing to apologize for past homophobic tweets. The creator and the star of Family Guy and The […]

Kevin Hart Steps Down from Oscars Hosting Duties

It has been a strange two days for the 91st annual Academy Awards aka the Oscars. After announcing actor Kevin Hart as the host of the televised event, some not-so-great things came to light. Namely, his history of what some critics are calling hate speech; derogatory jokes about the LGBTQ community on social media. There was […]

Sony Announces Christmas 2019 Release Date For Jumanji 3

Sony Chairman Tom Rothman announced at the tail end of Sony’s presentation during the first day of CinemaCon today in Las Vegas that Jumanji 3 has a release date. “Don’t give all your screens to Star Wars,” Rothman said, after revealing Christmas of 2019 as the official release date for the follow up to Jumanji: Welcome To The […]

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Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle’s Gag Reel is Almost Better Than the Movie

While I know I’m in the minority in my scoring of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle, I do appreciate how many people absolutely loved it. The majority of those fans (who helped keep the flick high in the box office) seem to have not been strongly emotionally attached to the 1995 Robin Williams-starring film. Director Jake Kasdan […]

Apple Set to Visit Central Park from Bob’s Burgers Creator, Actor Josh Gad

Continuing to plant their flag when it comes to original scripted programming, Apple has secured the rights to the animated musical comedy Central Park, from 20th Century Fox TV.  Originated by Bob’s Burger creator/executive producer Loren Bouchard, who co-wrote the project with Bob’s Burgers‘ executive producer Nora Smith and actor-writer Josh Gad (Beauty and the Beast), Apple […]

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Watch the Official… Music Video?! for Jumanji by Nick Jonas and Jack Black

Nick Jonas and Jack Black have produced a music video ahead of the release of Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle in theaters this week. In an extremely meta twist, the pair reveal the video to co-stars Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Kevin Hart, and Karen Gillan in the video itself. “I think, you know, we finally […]

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Kevin Hart Gets His Superhero on for Saturday Night Live

Comedian Kevin Hart host the last Saturday Night Live of 2017 and one of the sketches was a Batman and Robin parody, Captain Shadow and Cardinal. The crime fighting duo is defeats a group of bank robbers and are speeding back to the cave when they are pulled over by a cop. Cardinal (Chris Redd) […]

Nick Jonas, Kevin Hart, And The Rock Did A Jumanji Q & A On Twitter

Jumanji, the film that spawned generations of meme aficionados to exclaim “what year is it”, is getting the reboot treatment.  Although reboot may be the wrong word to use, since the trailers point to it being a continuation but not sequel to the original. Starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Karen Gillan, Jack Black, Kevin Hart, […]

Def Comedy Jam 25: Netflix Trailer Celebrates Cutting-Edge Comedy

For 25 years, creator and producer Russell Simmons‘s Def Comedy Jam was the comedy show for some of the best and brightest comics performing raw, cutting-edge stand-up. To commemorate its influence on today’s comedy scene, Netflix has released the official trailer for Def Comedy Jam 25: a comedy special that brings back a number of comedians to celebrate the show’s past and set a […]