China is once again staring down the biggest Catch-22 in its economy

Reuters China’s economy has started to slow dramatically, even before US tariffs have had a chance to make an impact. The government is scrambling to boost growth and walking back some of the measures it took to rein in debt and credit creation. This means it is once again encouraging infrastructure investment — one of […]

Catch-22: George Clooney heads up star-studded Channel 4 Joseph Heller adaptation

The 1961 novel written by Joseph Heller is being adapted once again – but this time for television. As well as starring in the show, George is executive producing and directing parts of the show. George is joined by Emmy winner Kyle Chandler, Golden Globe winner Hugh Laurie, and Christopher Abbott. Catch-22 follows the story […]

Hulu’s ‘Catch-22’ Cast Adds Kyle Chandler; George Clooney Switches Roles

Stop the presses, there’s been a Catch-22 casting shakeup! But as far as shakeups go, this one is fairly pleasant. Kyle Chandler has joined the cast of the Hulu adaptation, taking over a role previously inhabited by producer George Clooney. Clooney, meanwhile, has decided to take on a different part entirely. Hulu and George Clooney’s adaptation […]

Hulu’s ‘Catch-22’ Series Recruits Hugh Laurie

The cast of Hulu’s Catch-22 is taking shape. House star Hugh Laurie is the latest addition to the TV adaptation of Joseph Heller‘s acclaimed novel, joining a cast that includes George Clooney and Christopher Abbott. More on the Catch-22 cast below. It’s the Tomorrowland reunion we’ve all been waiting for! Hugh Laurie has climbed aboard the Catch-22 cast, which will reunite […]

Hugh Laurie Joins George Clooney's Catch-22 Limited Series on Hulu

Just three months after Hulu dropped the axe on Chance, Hugh Laurie is returning to the streaming service for a key role in the six-part limited series Catch-22. RELATEDReese Witherspoon/Kerry Washington Limited Series Lands at Hulu Laurie will play Major de Coverley, a “squadron executive officer on Pianosa air base. A noble, leonine presence, like some Civil War […]

Christopher Abbott To Star In George Clooney’s ‘Catch-22’ Hulu Series

George Clooney‘s Catch-22 adaptation on Hulu just found its lead. Christopher Abbott, who appeared on Girls and in It Comes At Night, will star as main character John Yossarian. More on Abbott’s addition to the Catch-22 Hulu cast below. Joseph Heller‘s classic satirical novel is being adapted by George Clooney for Hulu. The six-part limited series will likely have a […]

AMD sending out free processors to solve firmware flashing Catch-22

Enlarge / An original Ryzen die; this one doesn’t have a GPU so it should work with any firmware. Well; this one won’t, it’s been etched to expose the die so that it could be photographed. (credit: Fritzchens Fritz) So you want to build a PC using AMD’s new Ryzen processors with Vega graphics. You […]

Daily Podcast: What DCEU Needs To Do Going Forward, Star Wars, Tarantino, Cinefamily, Catch-22 & More

On the November 17, 2017 episode of /Film Daily, Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film writers Chris Evangelista and Hoai-Tran Bui to discuss the latest news, including a Stripes tv series, Quentin Tarantino’s next movie lands a movie studio, the running time of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Cinefamily permanently shuts down, a Catch-22 miniseries […]

George Clooney to Star in Catch-22 Limited Series Adaptation

George Clooney is set to star in and direct a six-episode adaptation of the Joseph Heller novel Catch-22. RELATEDReese Witherspoon/Jennifer Aniston Morning-Show Drama Gets Series Order at Apple Previously adapted as a 1970 film directed by Mike Nichols, this Paramount Television/Anonymous Content production will be penned by Luke Davies (Lion) and David Michôd (TV’s Animal […]

China is facing a catch-22 dilemma

Middlebury Career Services A subsidiary of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), the world’s largest bank, has recently reached deals with seven Chinese state-owned enterprises to convert about 60 billion yuan ($ 8.7 billion) of unpaid loans into equity shares. A report by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) followed. The IMF increased its […]