Archive for the ‘Entertainment’ Category

Dale Earnhardt Jr. prepares for baby girl’s arrival; NFL Draft will wait

Wednesday, April 4th, 2018

Dale Earnhardt Jr. told Dan Patrick on Wednesday that he would eagerly — but nervously — welcome the chance to announce the Washington Redskins‘ pick — 13th overall — in the NFL Draft. “Any fan that gets asked to do that, they‘ve got to get up there and do it and I would definitely take the opportunity if I ever got that chance,” Earnhardt Jr. said on “The Dan Patrick Show,” airing on NBCSN. Earnhardt Jr. and wife Amy are expecting their first child on May 2, less than one week after the first round of the 2018 NFL Draft is held on April 26.

Butler says he wanted to confront Belichick and Patricia

Friday, March 30th, 2018

"There was times when I was on the sideline and I just wanted to go up and say to Belichick or Matt Patricia and just say, ‘Is this how we're gonna end this?' I grew up in the Patriots system and I'm a man of God.

Jimmie Johnson on the future: ‘I will be around a while’

Friday, March 16th, 2018

The Hendrick Motorsports mainstay said he viewed news that longtime sponsor Lowe‘s will depart sponsorship of his No. 48 Chevrolet in 2019 as “an opportunity” to find a new sponsor who will support a proven, seven-time NASCAR champion, and reiterated that retirement isn’t anywhere on his 42-year-old horizon. There are just a lot of different ways I could look at it and say that it‘s the absolute wrong time.

Here’s what’s new on Amazon Prime Video in April 2018

Wednesday, March 14th, 2018

As we venture further into 2018, Amazon adds a healthy dose of fresh content to enjoy during our spare moments, providing viewers with a number of new and interesting things to watch this April. With so much new stuff, it can be hard to know what to

Dana Adam Shapiro Challenges Cheerleading Stereotypes With ‘Daughters Of The Sexual Revolution’ — SXSW

Sunday, March 11th, 2018

Thinking back on his childhood, the only cheer squad that he could recall in detail was the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders, who would become the subjects of his documentary. “We started doing some research and called a bunch of the women who were former cheerleaders, and all of them said, ‘Well, have you spoken to Suzanne [Mitchell]?’” Shapiro recalled, appearing at Deadline’s SXSW Studio. Making Daughters of the Sexual Revolution, Shapiro was happy to have his ideas of the Dallas Cowboy Cheerleaders thrown into question.

Fox to air unseen O.J. Simpson interview

Thursday, March 1st, 2018

Fox will air a special containing footage of O.J. Simpson’s previously unseen interview with publisher Judith Regan, in which the disgraced football star hypothesizes about the murders of Nicole Brown Simpson and Ron Goldman. “O.J. Simpson: The Lost Confession?” is set to air March 11 at 8 p.m. on the broadcast network. Hosted by Soledad O’Brien, the special will feature footage from Simpson’s 2006 interview with Regan, who was fired from her role at Rupert Murdoch’s HarperCollins after Regan interviewed Simpson and agreed to publish a book, “If I Did It,” based on the interview, in which the former Buffalo Bills running back hypothesized about how he could have killed Brown Simpson and Goldman, whose murders he had been acquitted of in 1994.

Netflix’s ‘Fullmetal Alchemist’ Live Action Movie: Why Fans and Critics Disagree

Tuesday, February 20th, 2018

For almost two decades, fans of Fullmetal Alchemist have watched creator Hiromu Arakawa re-work his fiction from a manga (2001) into two separate anime (2003 and 2009). The result is hardly perfect, but despite some minor pitfalls, Fullmetal pulls off the transition from Japanese animation to live-action better than any adaptation that has come before.

Behind the scenes with Bubba Wallace via Facebook Watch

Tuesday, February 13th, 2018

Darrell “Bubba” Wallace Jr. will be featured in an eight-part docuseries tracking his debut in the Daytona 500. The Richard Petty Motorsports rookie, who will become the first African-American driver in the Great American Race since 1969, is the star of “Behind The Wall: Bubba Wallace,” with the first two of eight episodes premiering Thursday. Facebook Watch is a new video platform that launched last summer and recently featured New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady in a series called Tom vs. Time.

Tom vs. Time: Sixth Episode on ‘Pause’ After Patriots’ Super Bowl Loss

Friday, February 9th, 2018

The series about Tom Brady titled "Tom vs. Time" has been put on "pause" after the Patriots' loss in Super Bowl LII, director Gotham Chopra announced Friday. Chopra said while they had good footage, the events of the Super Bowl caused him to rethink. The series has aired on Facebook Watch and chronicled Brady's 2017 season and journey.

Eagles fan pays tribute to Jason Kelce’s speech with incredible tattoo

Friday, February 9th, 2018

The entire city of Philadelphia is probably very hung over after Thursday’s epic Super Bowl championship parade, and with good reason. It was an absolute banger, complete with Doug Pederson letting fans kiss the Lombardi Trophy, and players asking for — and getting — beer along the parade route. Plus, he was dressed in a Mummers costume (paying tribute to Philly’s traditional New Year’s Mummers Parade), which endeared him to the fans even more.