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Now Social Media Foul-Up for the Joker Movie Draws Even More Controversy

Now Social Media Foul-Up for the "Joker" Movie Draws Even More Controversy

The Joker, the new movie from Warner Bros, is gaining far more controversy than anyone expected Gun violence Violence in media Whether or not the Aurora shooter at the 2012 Dark Knight Rises movie, that saw twelve dead and seventy injured, was meant to be dressed as the JokerFamily members whose children were killed[...]


Clayne Crawford Responds to Lethal Weapon Controversy Recasting

Clayne Crawford Responds to 'Lethal Weapon' Controversy, Recasting

With the third season of Lethal Weapon set to premiere on Tuesday, September 25, Fox is hoping for a fresh start for the series as new lead Seann William Scott's Wesley Cole replaces Clayne Crawford's Martin Riggs when the series returns. The series adaptation of the successful film franchise has spent most of its pre-season dealing […]

Netflix 13 Reasons Why Cast Still Renegotiating Contracts for Season 3

Netflix, '13 Reasons Why' Cast Still Renegotiating Contracts for Season 3

But nobody has to watch it.” Now comes word that there's one reason why fans of the popular drama series might not get "to watch it" - and it has nothing to do with controversy.With the first season 3 table read scheduled for Thursday and the start of production set for Monday, contract renegotiations between[...]

HBOs Casey Bloys on Watchmen: Very Very High Hopes on Confederate: No Change

HBO's Casey Bloys on Watchmen: "Very, Very High Hopes"; on Confederate: "No Change"

HBO programming president Casey Bloys updated the media on two very different, polarizing projects during their Television Critics Association's (TCA) executive session on Wednesday: Damon Lindelof's authorized adaptation "remix" of Alan Moore and Dave Gibbons' 1986 limited comic book series Watchmen; and alternate history fiction series Confederate, from Game Of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss, Nichelle Tramble Spellman and Malcolm […]


Scarlett Johansson Leaves Rub and Tug Offers Statement on Casting Controversy

Scarlett Johansson Leaves 'Rub and Tug', Offers Statement on Casting Controversy

Scarlett Johansson has reportedly left the film Rub and Tug after yet another casting controversy, this time regarding her being cast in the role of a trans man.[caption id="attachment_883167" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Scarlett Johansson at the premiere of 'Avengers: Infinity War' on April 23, 2018 Credit: Tinseltown / Shutterstock.com[/caption]Perhaps you'll recall the accusations of whitewashing surrounding the[...]

ABC Entertainment President Addresses Kenya Barris/Black-ish Controversy

ABC Entertainment President Addresses Kenya Barris/Black-ish Controversy

On the surface, Kenya Barris and ABC-Disney appear to be a match made in heaven, with the Black-ish creator currently shepherding three series on air. His aforementioned series is readying for its fifth season on ABC, with spinoff Grown-ish and newly picked-up Besties finding homes at Freeform (and Barris still has the pilot Bright Futures […]

Did Star Wars Just Hit HBOs Confederate with a Force Choke

Did Star Wars Just Hit HBO's Confederate with a Force Choke?

While Star Wars fans might still be scratching their heads over whether or not to be excited over news that Game Of Thrones creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have been tapped to write and produce a new series of Star Wars films, two people who are definitely excited? Benioff and Weiss – but maybe […]

The Controversy Of The Last Night Just Gets Worse The Longer We Look At It

The Controversy Of 'The Last Night' Just Gets Worse The Longer We Look At It

One of the many announcements that came from Microsoft's massive Xbox Briefing at E3 yesterday was about a little game called The Last Night. While the game's trailer may have had you enthralled, there was a problem going on behind the scenes in the gamer circles. While you may have missed it, the game is considered […]