Star Wars 9 title ‘leak’: Latest rumour – is THIS the name of JJ Abrams’ trilogy finale?

The film’s name is widely believed to finally be unveiled on Friday at Star Wars Celebration, a huge fan event in Chicago. Over recent months, multiple rumoured titles have surfaced online and been analysed by fans. Of course, without any official news from Disney or LucasFilm, all of them have had to be taken with […]

State of the Union Rescheduled, Stacey Abrams to Give Democratic Response — Which Shows Are Preempted?

President Donald Trump’s second State of the Union address has been officially rescheduled for Tuesday, Feb. 5, to be held at the U.S. Capitol. Former Georgia gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams will deliver the Democratic response, Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer announced on Tuesday. The State of the Union was originally scheduled for Jan. 29, but […]

Oprah is hitting the campaign trail for Stacey Abrams in Georgia, where she could become the nation’s first African-American woman governor

Mario Anzuoni/Reuters Oprah Winfrey will campaign in Georgia for Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacy Abrams during the midterm elections. Abrams is in the middle of a heated race against her Republican opponent, Brian Kemp, Georgia’s Secretary of State. If Abrams wins, she will become the first African-American female governor in the US. Kemp warned his supporters […]

Avengers Ant-Man and the Wasp star ‘CRIED’ after naked scene – JJ Abrams APOLOGISES

The actress spoke out about her ordeal this week on a podcast with The Lost Boys.  She said: “I’d had a bad experience on set with being basically cornered into doing a scene partially naked, and I felt had no choice in the matter. “I was mortified and I was trembling when it finished. “I […]

Star Wars 9 FIRST picture: JJ Abrams promises to restore 'original vision' after backlash

Abrams has a huge task ahead of him. Not only does he have the enormous pressure of bringing home a beloved franchise with a single storyline which will span nine movies and five decades. He also faces the extraordinary rift in the fandom which created a major backlash after The Last Jedi, with many fans […]

J.J. Abrams and the Hard Reboot of ‘Mission: Impossible III’

(Welcome to Team Leaders, a series where we explore how the directors of the Mission: Impossible movies used this franchise as a canvas to explore their pet themes and show off their unique sensibilities. In this edition: J.J. Abrams brings his “mystery box” methods to the series and reboots it all.) After Mission: Impossible II made over half […]

Musical Dramedy From Sara Bareilles, J.J. Abrams Snags Apple Series Order

Apple is singing a new tune, with a key assist from Sara Bareilles. The tech giant has given a straight-to-series, 10-episode order to the half-hour dramedy Little Voice, featuring original music by the Jesus Christ Superstar Live headliner. RELATEDBig Sick Duo Developing Immigration Anthology Series at Apple Little Voice joins a robust slate of upcoming Apple […]

Stacey Abrams could become America’s first black female governor, but she has a tough road ahead

Christopher Aluka Berry/Reuters Stacey Abrams, 44, easily won the Democratic nomination in Tuesday’s primary. But she has a tough road ahead in the general election. ATLANTA (AP) — She’s a Yale-educated attorney and a romance novelist who served a decade in the Georgia Legislature. Now Stacey Abrams has gained a shot at becoming the first black […]

Daily Podcast: Quentin Tarantino, Solo, J.J. Abrams, Swamp Thing, Wolverine, Robin Hood

On the May 3, 2018 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about Bill Cosby and Roman Polanski’s expulsion from the Academy, the Robin Hood trailer, J.J. Abrams’ new superhero movie, some changes for Conan O’Brien’s talk show, Ryan Reynolds’ hope for […]

J.J. Abrams Says ‘Overlord’ is Not a ‘Cloverfield’ Movie, “Proper” Sequel on the Way

J.J. Abrams has cracked open his patented mystery box. But just a little bit. The director made an appearance at CinemaCon is Las Vegas to present footage from Bad Robot’s Overlord, which is being touted as the company’s first R-rated film. He also threw water on a popular story spreading all over the internet, insisting that […]