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Lisa Y Wu and Joe Illidge Hired in Senior Roles at A Wave Blue World Comics

Comics publisher of This Nightmare Kills Fascists, All We Ever Wanted and Kismet, A Wave Blue World has made two senior hires of note. Appointing Lisa Y. Wu as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and Joe Illidge as Editorial Director. Lisa Y. Wu is best known in comics as Director of Retailer Relations at […]

New York Times and Washington Post Have a Killer Robot Duel

Skynets and Cylons and Hosts, oh my. In an article reminiscent of the perennial “do video games create psychopaths” debate, no less than the New York Times itself questioned this week whether or not  killer robot fiction is bad for us. Ed Finn, the Director of the Center for Science and Imagination at Arizona State […]

Fox News, More Support CNN in Trump/Acosta Lawsuit; White House Submits Brief (UPDATE)

***UPDATE*** Thirteen news groups/organizations have signed on to the following statement in support of CNN, including: The Associated Press, Bloomberg, Fox News, The Washington Post, First Look Media Works, Inc., Gannett, National Press Club Journalism Institute, NBC News, The New York Times, Politico, Press Freedom Defense Fund, E.W. Scripps Company, and USA Today Network: “Whether the news […]

The Lying Game: eOne Adapting Ruth Ware Mystery Novel To Series

Hollywood’s infatuation with Ruth Ware continues with news that the author’s New York Times-bestselling novel The Lying Game is being adapted to series by Entertainment One (eOne) through The Gotham Group (The Maze Runner). Ellen Goldsmith-Vein, Jeremy Bell and Lindsay Williams are set to executive produce the psychological thriller; while eOne’s Vice President-Scripted Development Polly Williams […]

Highway 59: FX Adapting Attica Locke’s Bluebird, Bluebird To Series

After what Deadline: Hollywood is reporting was a “competitive situation with multiple bidders,” drama series Highway 59 has found a home at FX. Based on author Attica Locke‘s newest novel Bluebird, Bluebird. Locke will write the adaptation of her novel, and will executive produce with 3 Arts’ Richard Abate, Jermaine Johnson and Will Rowbotham. Here’s what […]

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(UPDATED) Twitter Suspends Rose McGowan Account; Twitter Responds

***UPDATE: 11:51 AM EST*** Twitter released a statement stating that McGowan’s account was temporarily suspended because one of her tweets included a private phone number: “We have been in touch with Ms. McGowan’s team. We want to explain that her account was temporarily locked because one of her Tweets included a private phone number, which […]

Seth MacFarlane’s 2013 Harvey Weinstein “Joke” Was Actually A Hard Jab

As the fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault allegations continues to grow, two of the biggest questions being asked involve just how long all of this had been allowed to go on for, and just how widely known Weinstein’s reputation was across most of the pop culture landscape. One of the earliest to publicly […]

Amazon “Reviewing Options” On TWC TV Series Amid Weinstein Scandal

As allegations of rape and sexual assault dating back for years continue to mount by the hour against movie executive Harvey Weinstein, Amazon is examining how to part ways with The Weinstein Company (TWC) and how that will impact two upcoming, high-profile series: Matthew Weiner’s (Mad Men) The Romanoffs; and David O.Russell‘s (Three Kings) untitled […]