Sophia Takal is the First Female Blumhouse Horror Director, and It’s About Time

With all the horror movies Blumhouse has released, they’ve never had a female director for a horror film. Until now. Sophia Takal, director of the amazing indie horror film Always Shine, will become the first female Blumhouse director with New Year New You, a feature-length entry in the Blumhouse/Hulu anthology series, Into the Dark. Takal’s hiring comes shortly after […]

F3 driver Sophia Floersch reportedly breaks spine in terrifying crash

German Formula 3 driver Sophia Floersch reportedly suffered a broken spine in a horrific, high-speed crash at the Macau Grand Prix on Sunday. In the video below, the 17-year-old is seen losing control of her Van Amersfoort Racing car in the Chinese territory and flying over her competitors before slamming into the track fence. German driver […]

Horror Film ‘Gretel and Hansel’ Adds ‘It’ Star Sophia Lillis

Sophia Lillis is sticking with the horror genre. The It breakout actress is joining Oz Perkins‘ Gretel and Hansel, a reimagining of the classic fairy tale about two youngsters who run afoul of a hungry witch. Lillis played Beverly Marsh in It, and was recently seen in HBO’s thriller series Dark Objects. More on the Gretel and Hansel cast below. […]

Life in Pieces Video: Sophia and Her Stuffed Toys Stage a Musical Protest

Plush toys come to life for some musical pieces, in this week’s episode of CBS’ Life in Pieces — as sampled in this exclusive sneak peek. RELATEDCBS Schedules 21 Season Finales: Which Are Supersized? In “Pageant Bike Animals Jerky” (airing Thursday at 9:30/8:30c), Heather (played by Betsy Brandt) tells daughter Sophia (Giselle Eisenberg) that she must […]

Facebook’s AI boss described Sophia the robot as ‘complete b——t’ and ‘Wizard-of-Oz AI’ (FB)

Graham Flanagan/Business Insider Facebook’s AI chief has slammed Sophia the robot, a human-looking robot which has made headlines for saying it wanted to “destroy all humans” in conversations with journalists. Facebook’s Yann LeCun said Sophia was “complete bullsh*t” and criticised media for giving coverage to “Potemkin AI.” Ben Goertzel, chief executive of Sophia’s creator SingularityNET, […]

Sophia Bush Reveals Details About Her Shocking Chicago P.D. Exit: 'I Knew I Couldn't Do That Job Anymore'

Seven months after her sudden exit from Chicago P.D., Sophia Bush is shedding a little more light on her decision to turn in her gun and badge. The actress, who played Detective Erin Lindsay for four seasons on the NBC drama, addressed her departure on Refinery 29’s Unstyled podcast, revealing that “I knew by the […]

Sophia Bush Breaks Silence on Chicago P.D. Exit: 'I Left Because I Wanted To'

Sophia Bush is finally weighing in on her abrupt exit from Chicago P.D., confirming on social media that it was in fact her decision to leave the #OneChicago family. RELATEDChicago Med Sets Season 3 Premiere Bush departed Chicago P.D. after four seasons this past May when her character, Det. Erin Lindsay, left to take a job […]