‘Harriet’ star Clarke Peters responds to “stupid” studio exec who wanted to cast Julia Roberts as lead

“They should be tarred and feathered”

Clarke Peters stars in ‘Harriet’.

Clarke Peters, who plays Harriet Tubman’s father in a new biopic of the African American abolitionist, has said that a studio executive who pitched Julia Roberts for the lead role should be “tarred and feathered”. According to Harriet screenwriter Gregory Allen, Julia Roberts was originally the studio’s first choice, despite the role requiring her to play blackface. […]

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The National to perform ‘High Violet’ in entirety at Homecoming Festival 2020 – check out the full line-up

The bill also includes Patti Smith, Local Natives and more

The National Sziget 2019
The National headlined on Saturday, joining a roster that also included Ed Sheeran, Foo Fighters, Martin Garrix and more.

The National are set to perform their fifth album ‘High Violet‘ in its entirety at their Homecoming Festival next summer. Check out the full line-up below. Matt Berninger and co. launched the event in Cincinnati, Ohio last April, with the band themselves performing two headline sets over the weekend. Their self-curated line-up also boasted the likes of Future […]

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‘Freaks and Geeks’ creator Paul Feig discusses possibility of reunion movie

The director is at the helm of new Christmas movie ‘Last Christmas’

The cast of ‘Freaks And Geeks’

Freaks and Geeks creator Paul Feig has discussed a potential revival of the cult show in a new interview with NME. Feig is directing new Christmas movie Last Christmas, which stars Game Of Thrones‘ Emilia Clarke. Read more: Why was there never a second season of ‘Freaks And Geeks’, the cult show that’s 20 years […]

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Ozzy Osbourne is teasing a mysterious event with fans: “You’ll be going…straight to hell”

What’s Ozzy up to?

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Ozzy Osbourne is teasing a mysterious new event with fans

Ozzy Osbourne is teasing a mysterious new event with fans. The veteran Black Sabbath frontman shared a postcard invitation on his website which invites fans to attend an event at midnight this Friday (November 22). The postcard, which you can see below, said: “You’re invited to join me this Friday 11/22 – Midnight. You’ll be […]

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Music fans need more choice from streaming platforms, according to new report

The online market could be doubled if changes are made

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Music fans aren’t being offered enough choice from streaming platforms like Spotify and Apple Music, a new report claims. Findings from Entertainment Retailers Association claims that online music services are too similar, giving consumers the same content with little difference in pricing. They suggest that the value of the streaming market, which is currently at […]

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