Disney Family Singalong Reunites the High School Musical Cast, Plus 17 Other Performances — Watch and Weigh In

ABC beamed some much-needed Disney magic into America’s living rooms on Thursday, along with more cheese than Mickey Mouse could ever hope to devour in a single sitting. Hosted by American Idol‘s Ryan Seacrest, The Disney Family Singalong featured a wide array of familiar faces performing an even wider variety of timeless Disney jams. “From […]

Sunday Brunch: Simon Rimmer’s kitchen leaves fans distracted ‘school boy error’

The hosts were joined by comedian Hugo Boss, formerly Joe Lycett, who joined via video link from his house in Birmingham.  First things first, Tim wasn’t really sure what to call Hugo since legally changing his name.  Joe explained: “I am called Hugo Boss, that is my name and I refuse to acknowledge being called […]

Night School Sitcom Based on 2018 Film Snags NBC Pilot Order

Kevin Hart is re-enrolling in Night School at NBC’s behest. The Peacock net has placed a pilot order for a multi-cam sitcom based on the 2018 Universal comedy pic that starred Hart and Tiffany Haddish, neither of whom will appear in the TV adaptation. Hart, however, is on board as an exec producer. The Community-esque project […]

High School Musical: The Musical: The Series: Grade It! Plus, Find Out What to Expect From Season 1 (and Beyond)

RELATED STORIES East High — the real East High — opened its doors on Friday for a sneak peek of High School Musical: The Musical: The Series, just days ahead of its official Nov. 12 launch on Disney+. Picking up on the first day of a new school year, the premiere introduces us to Ricky […]

Chicago's Tough — But Its School Security Chief Is Tougher

After someone pulled the fire alarms at a school on the southwest side of Chicago for four consecutive days, Jadine Chou, chief safety and security officer at Chicago Public Schools, had had enough. When she showed up at the school the next day, someone pulled the alarm again, and in the fury of confusion, three […]

US college arms students with hockey pucks against school shooters

A Michigan university has repurposed the humble hockey puck as an unlikely self-defense device, as faculty attempts to prepare students for the possibility that they may encounter an active shooter on campus. Faculty and students at Oakland University are arming themselves with hockey pucks to protect against school shooters, thanks to a “spur-of-the-moment” idea the […]

Toronto police charge 6 students in St. Michael's College School investigation

Toronto police have charged six students in connection with an alleged gang sexual assault at St. Michael's College School that was captured on camera and shared on social media. Deputy Chief James Ramer said five students turned themselves in on Monday, while another was arrested on his way to school. All six boys are facing multiple criminal […]

High School Musical TV series release date, cast, trailer, plot

Much loved movie franchise High School Musical is being turned into a TV series. High School Musical: The Musical will consist of 10 episodes shot like a documentary. It will premiere on Disney’s new Netflix-style streaming service Disney+. When is the High School Musical TV series released? The High School Musical TV series is set […]

The 8 Best Movies to Buy or Stream This Week: Pixar Shorts, ‘School Daze’

It’s a very low-voltage week for new releases (aside from the latest Frederick Wiseman documentary and a new collection of Pixar treats), so let’s dive into some catalogue titles, and we’ve got a real variety to choose from — and by “real variety,” I mean, “would you prefer a ‘30s screwball comedy or a ‘70s […]