Tag: coronavirus

Arclight Cinemas and Pacific Theatres to close after pandemic

It’s lights out in La La Land. Arclight Cinemas and Pacific Theatres are closing all locations across California, some 300 screens total, including Hollywood’s famed Cinerama Dome. The Sunset Boulevard landmark, immortalized in scenes of “Melrose Place” and Quentin Tarantino’s “Once Upon a Time in Hollywood,” shut its doors last spring amidst the global coronavirus…

Dr. Oz accused of ‘making fun of’ contestant on ‘Jeopardy!’

The answer is: Another Daily Double full of trouble for Dr. Mehmet Oz.  The celebrity MD — who has infamously flatlined as a guest host of “Jeopardy!” — is learning that sometimes laughter isn’t always the best medicine.  In the days since his brief stint behind the lectern was deemed a “slap in the face” to the brand by contestants…

Oscars 2021 reveals A-list roster of presenters

The Oscars are aiming to be more like a movie than a television show and enlisting A-list stars like Harrison Ford, Brad Pitt, Halle Berry and Reese Witherspoon to help hand out statuettes. They’ll be joined by the likes of Don Cheadle, Renee Zellweger, Regina King, Joaquin Phoenix, Rita Moreno, Laura Dern, Zendaya, Angela Bassett,…