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Watch This Brief History of the ‘Alien’ Franchise

With the release of Alien: Covenant just around the corner, YouTube user DistractotronChannel recently released a video looking back at the evolution of the Alien franchise. The video takes an in-depth look at the series’ conception and the how the storyline has slipped between canon and non-canon. Additionally, the video covers the franchise’s books, comics […]

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson Tells the Story of How He Almost Became an Exotic Dancer on ‘Hot Ones’

This week’s episode of Hot Ones features none other than astrophysicist, television host and public intellectual Neil DeGrasse Tyson. Over the course of half an hour, Tyson fields questions about science, debunks flat-earthers, fact-checks rap lyrics and tells the story of the time he considered becoming a stripper while he was in grad school. Around the fifteen-minute mark, […]

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Tyler, the Creator is Bringing ‘The Jellies’ to Adult Swim

Tyler, the Creator is bringing another one of his Golf Media creations to television. Following VICELAND’s announcement regarding Tyler’s new show Nuts and Bolts, Adult Swim has revealed plans to include Tyler’s Golf Media animated series The Jellies in its Cartoon Network lineup. Tyler and Adult Swim’s new animated venture will feature vocal work from […]

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Check out Bryan Singer & Marvel’s New Mutant TV Show, ‘The Gifted’

Marvel and FOX Entertainment recently released the first trailer for its latest X-Men mutant spin-off show, The Gifted. The Bryan Singer directed action-adventure family drama follows the story of a suburban couple that discovers that their children possess mutant powers. With mounting pressure, the family is forced to go on the run, joining an underground […]

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The Rock is Seriously Considering a Run for U.S. President

Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson opens up about politics, upbringing and acting while giving readers a glimpse at his day-to-day life for an expansive new GQ feature. Speaking to Caity Weaver for a GQ cover-story, Dwayne Johnson is as charismatic and personable as ever; considering his potential ambitions for the future, The Rock’s politician-like demeanor might […]

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Kirsten Dunst Stars in Rodarte’s First Movie, ‘Woodshock’

Film distributors A24 have been paving the way with downright fascinating films and this time the company expands its filmography with Rodarte’s first movie, Woodshock. Starring Kirsten Dunst, the Kate and Laura Mulleavy project has long been a dream for the pair, having worked in the film industry before with designing costumes for Oscar-winning Black […]

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Steve McQueen is Working on an Authorized Tupac Shakur Documentary

As Deadline reports, acclaimed director Steve McQueen has signed on to direct a new Tupac documentary. Authorized by Afeni Shakur’s Amaru Entertainment — which was set up to promote, support and release the legendary rapper’s posthumous projects — and Tupac Shakur Estate trustee Tom Whalley, the currently-untitled film will be produced by White Horse Pictures’ […]

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The Federal Trade Commission Sent Warnings to 45 Celebrities About “Product Endorsements” on Instagram

The FTC issued warnings to 45 celebrities last month about Instagram images containing products that don’t clarify the influencer’s relationship with the brand. The commission has disclosure guidelines that must be followed and the letters were sent to educate these personalities on how not to violate the rules, according to WWD. Some of the celebrities […]

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