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    WATCH: Netflix Releases Trailer for New Ryan Murphy Limited Series ‘Hollywood’

    Netflix has today released the trailer for Ryan Murphy’s latest limited series “Hollywood,” which follows the careers of several young aspiring filmmakers in their quest to break into the industry. The trailer creates a spectacular period feel, with dazzling sets and performances showcased. The star-studded ensemble includes Darren Criss, who won an Emmy for his […] More

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    Hollywood Icon Kirk Douglas Dies at 103

    The film world is mourning after the news broke that Academy Award nominee and recipient of the Honorary Award Kirk Douglas, has died at 103. His son, two-time Academy Award winner Michael Douglas, posted a heartfelt statement on his Instagram account announcing his father’s passing: View this post on Instagram It is with tremendous sadness […] More

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    TV Review: ‘White Famous’ Takes on Racism But Tacks on Casual Sexism

    Can a comedian enjoy mainstream appeal while maintaining their edge? People like Larry David and Louis C.K. have enjoyed both to some degree. “White Famous,” Showtime’s newest show, wonders if this can happen for a black comedian. SNL star Jay Pharoah makes his move to Showtime with this Jamie Foxx produced comedy. The show offers […] More

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    TV Review: Kyra Sedgwick Shines In Familiar ‘Ten Days In The Valley’

    It’s rare to have it all in Hollywood. For a brief moment, dancing in unison with her daughter, Kyra Sedgwick’s Jane Sadler, an overworked TV producer, achieves it all. However, like all Hollywood stories, this momentary bliss doesn’t last. “Ten Days in the Valley” treads over quite a bit of familiar territory. We’ve seen many […] More

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    TV Review: Daring New ‘Bojack Horseman’ Season Defies Expectations

    Who would’ve thought an alcoholic animated horse would give us the most nuanced takes on a variety of hot topics not limited to dementia, gun control, the election, sexism, infertility and Felicity Huffman’s Booty Academy? “Bojack Horseman” remains a one of a kind marvel of a show in its fourth season. What’s also clear from […] More

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    USC Study Shows Increased Awareness Has Not Sparked Greater Diversity in Hollywood

    While it may seem that Hollywood is listening to calls for more diverse stories, the numbers don’t point to more diverse representation. A recent study by the Media, Diversity, & Socal Change Initiative at USC’s Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism found that despite dozens of op-eds and calls for inclusion on and off-screen, little […] More

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    TV Review: ‘Last Tycoon’ Pays More Attention To Period Detail Than Story

    If there’s one thing we can all agree on early Hollywood, it sure was glamorous. At least surface glamorous. Amazon’s “The Last Tycoon” pits a hotshot producer against a powerful studio head in a war over control of motion pictures. However, much like our perception of this time in Hollywood, the show is all glitz […] More