Roku Originals Draw More Viewing In 2 Weeks Than Quibi Did In Its Lifetime

Roku has revealed viewership data for its original programming, much of which was powered by the acquisition of Quibi’s library last January. Roku Originals launched on May 20, with a lineup of about 30 shows initially made for Quibi, Jeffrey Katzenberg’s mobile streaming service. From …

Dax Shepard Jokes About “Three-Way” Marriage With Kristen Bell and Co-Host Monica Padman

Meet the modern-day version of Three’s Company. As Armchair Expert podcast co-hosts Monica Padman and Dax Shepard shared on Jimmy Kimmel Live!, the two are so close they even joke Monica is a third wheel to Dax and wife Kristen Bell. In fact, during the interview, Monica …

‘David Byrne’s American Utopia’ Finds Home On Broadway For September Return

David Byrne’s American Utopia, the theatrical concert performance that played a limited engagement on Broadway to great acclaim and full houses for five months in 2019 and 2020, and months ago announced a 2021 return, has found its venue: Utopia will begin performances at Jujamcyn’s …

HBO Max Subscribers Confused & Amused By Mysterious ‘Integration Test Email # 1’

Some HBO Max subscribers received a strange email Thursday night with the subject line “Integration Test Email # 1.” The body of the email said only, “This template is used by integration tests only.” There were no attachments or images included. Given the proliferation of …

‘Springsteen On Broadway’ Off Limits For Fans Vaccinated With AstraZeneca

In what could be a harbinger for Broadway’s post-Covid protocol, Springsteen on Broadway has announced that audience members must be vaccinated with an FDA-approved vaccine, a policy no doubt disappointing to the many Canadians and Europeans who have received the AstraZeneca vaccine. Producers of Springsteen …

Disney+ To Host Pride Concert Featuring Nina West, Hayley Kiyoko, Todrick Hall & Kermit The Frog

Nina West, Hayley Kiyoko, Toddrick Hall and Kermit The Frog are just a handful of pop culture figures set to join Disney+ for its virtual concert. Hosted by West, Disney+’s This Is Me: Pride Celebration Spectacular will feature performances of notable Disney songs reinterpreted through a …

A Possibly Amended ‘The Book Of Mormon’ Announces November Broadway Return

The Book of Mormon, the Tony-winning musical comedy by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, will resume Broadway performances at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre on Friday, Nov. 5, producer Anne Garefino announced today. But there might well be some changes. The show’s writers will …

Jimmy Kimmel Gets College Football Bowl Game Named After Him: The ‘Jimmy Kimmel L.A. Bowl’ At SoFi Stadium

Jimmy Kimmel has hosted the Oscars, the Emmys and the White House Correspondent’s Association Dinner. He’s hosted his eponymous late night show for 17 years. How does one top that? answer: Get a college bowl game named after you. “Never before has a bowl game …

The Bachelorette’s Katie Thurston Defends Being a “Basic F–king Girl” From Social Media Haters

The Bachelorette lead Katie Thurston is doing her part to remind fans that she isn’t trying to be someone she’s not.  Katie shared video to her Instagram Story on Wednesday, June 16 of herself responding to some unsolicited messages she’s apparently been receiving from fans offering suggestions for how …

‘Too Hot To Handle’ & ‘Love Island’ Set To Do Battle As They Premiere Within Days Of Each Other

It’s the battle of the UK reality dating shows, as Netflix’s Too Hot To Handle and the British version of Love Island are set to premiere within days of each other. Produced by Fremantle’s Thames and Talkback, Too Hot To Handle is first out of the …

Jimmy Kimmel Invites “Magical Summer” As Covid Restrictions Lift In L.A. County

On Tuesday, Covid restrictions officially lifted in L.A. County, and Jimmy Kimmel was ready to celebrate. “Now, if you see a white woman screaming in Trader Joes, she’s not an anti-masker. She’s just mad they’re out of oat milk,” said the ABC late-night host. “It’s …

Everything You Need to Know About Cruel Summer Season 2 After That Twist-Filled Finale

During their intense conversation, it’s revealed that it wasn’t Jeanette that saw Kate on Christmas Eve, it was actually Mallory (Harley Quinn Smith), Kate’s BFF, who had followed Jeanette to Martin’s house that night. And as for Annabelle? Well, that was the name of Martin’s …

BBC Journalist Nicholas Watt Hounded & Harassed By Anti-Lockdown Protestors In “Horrifying” Video

BBC reporter Nicholas Watt appears to have been hounded through the streets of London by a group of anti-lockdown protestors, in an incident that has been widely condemned by senior British journalists and lawmakers. In the video, which is watermarked with the logo of YouTube …