Steve Carell starring in comedy inspired by Trump’s ‘Space Force’


It’s back to the office for Steve Carell and Greg Daniels. The star and co-creator, respectively of the long-running sitcom “The Office” are re-teaming for a new workplace comedy on Netflix called “Space Force,” inspired by President Trump’s call for an out-of-the-atmosphere military branch. In a Netflix teaser for the show released Wednesday the following […]

Comedy clubs offer a year of free standup to federal workers


Make America laugh again. That’s what the owners of the Upper West Side comedy club Staten Up New York hope to accomplish with their new initiative: 12 months of free comedy for all federal workers affected by the ongoing government shutdown. So even if the fed-up furloughed can’t laugh all the way to the bank, at […]

Comedy clubs offer a year of free stand-up to federal workers


Make America laugh again. That’s what the owners of the Upper West Side comedy club Stand Up New York hope to accomplish with their new initiative: 12 months of free comedy for all federal workers affected by the ongoing government shutdown. So even if the fed-up furloughed can’t laugh all the way to the bank, at […]

Cardi B’s unreleased song is already killing it on social media


Cardi don’t need more press, but we’re giving it to her. A teaser clip previewing her new song “Press” is apparently now the 25th most-viewed video on Instagram, according to the Twitter account Pop Alarms. On December 19, the “Be Careful” rapper posted a 15-second video of her singing a soon-to-be released song in the […]

Millie Bobby Brown has a crush on Penn Badgley’s creepy ‘You’ stalker


Millie Bobby Brown has, for some reason, defended Penn Badgley’s stalker-murder character in “You.” For the uninitiated, “You” is a Lifetime show that’s blown up in popularity since hitting Netflix in December, becoming the latest water-cooler talker. It’s essentially a satire of every rom-com trope where stalkerish behavior is presented as “romantic.” In the show, […]

More college students can now eat withdrawals from Pizza ATMs


It might sound like a pie in the sky concept — but high-tech Pizza ATMs are giving dorm dining halls some cheesy competition on college campuses. After an initial test run in 2016, students at several Ohio universities are serving as guinea pigs for the major American pilot program of this European touchscreen contraption. So far […]

Nike debuts $350 app-powered, self-lacing sneakers this week


So I guess exploding smartphones and hoverboards weren’t enough for you people. This week Nike announced the pre-sale of their latest self-tightening sneaker — the Adapt BB. (The BB, of course, stands for “basketball,” and Jayson Tatum is giving them a test run at Wednesday’s Boston Celtics game.) These BBs look like any other performance…

Jason Reitman to direct sequel to original ‘Ghosbusters’ movies


LOS ANGELES — Ivan Reitman is passing the Ghostbusters torch to his son. Four-time Oscar nominee Jason Reitman is set to direct a new installment in the Ghostbusters series for Sony Pictures set to come out in the summer of 2020. Reitman tweeted Tuesday night that he’s “finally got the keys to the car.” Ivan […]

Jason Reitman to direct sequel to original ‘Ghostbusters’ movies


LOS ANGELES — Ivan Reitman is passing the “Ghostbusters” torch to his son. Four-time Oscar nominee Jason Reitman is set to direct a new installment in the “Ghostbusters” series for Sony Pictures, set to come out in the summer of 2020. Reitman tweeted Tuesday night that he’s “finally got the keys to the car.” Ivan […]

How Benedict Wong prepped for assassin school in “Deadly Class”


Syfy’s new show “Deadly Class” is set in the 1980s, but it doesn’t have over-the-top retro hairstyles that typically accompany nostalgia pieces about the decade. Instead of mullets and perms, it has assassins. Based on an Image Comics book series of the same name, “Class” is a gritty “X Men”-style drama about a San Francisco-based […]

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