Representation

How ‘Eternals’ Establishes the MCU’s First Gay Superhero and Same-Sex Couple in a Movie: ‘It’s Life-Saving’

SPOILER WARNING: This story discusses a single scene in Marvel Studios’ “Eternals,” which opens in theaters on Nov. 5. At the world premiere for Marvel Studios’ “Eternals” on…

ANA’s SeeHer Campaign Launches Latina-Focused Storytelling Guide

The Association of National Advertisers’ SeeHer initiative has created its first #WriteHerRight storytelling guide, focused on Latinas, to be released today as part of its annual Multicultural Marketing…

Issa Rae on the ‘Insecure’ Season 5 Premiere: Did Issa and Lawrence’s Relationship Survive That Baby Bombshell?

SPOILER ALERT: Do not read if you have not watched “Reunited Okay?!,” the fifth season premiere of “Insecure.” For the last few weeks, “Insecure” star and co-creator Issa…

Ted Sarandos Says ‘I Screwed Up’ as Netflix Walkout Escalates, But Chappelle Will Stay

Netflix co-CEO Ted Sarandos has reevaluated his initial response to employees who were offended by Dave Chappelle’s comedy special, The Closer, then further outraged by the response from…

‘The Bachelorette’ Michelle Young On Balancing Reality TV Fame With Life as an Elementary School Teacher

Most reality TV stars don’t juggle press tours with creating lesson plans — but most television personalities aren’t elementary school teachers. Meet Michelle Young: the new star of…

Recording Academy Unveils Grammy Awards Inclusion Rider

As promised, the Recording Academy has released the first official inclusion rider for the Grammy Awards, a contract addendum “designed to be a robust tool to ensure equity…

Academy CEO Dawn Hudson to Step Down When Contract Ends in 2023

After a decade as CEO of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, Dawn Hudson announced Monday that her current term will be her last. Hudson joined…

Black Bear Hires Veteran Producer and Manager Keith Redmon (EXCLUSIVE)

Keith Redmon has joined Teddy Schwarzman’s Black Bear Pictures as a partner. He’s being tasked with heading up Black Bear Global, a newly created division which will focus…

Wolfe Releasing Takes Worldwide Rights to Transgender Drama ‘Death and Bowling’ (EXCLUSIVE)

Wolfe Releasing has acquired worldwide rights to transgender drama “Death and Bowling” from writer/director Lyle Kash. The film world premiered at Outfest Los Angeles, where it won the…

Sundance Institute Launches Inaugural Trans Possibilities Intensive

Sundance Institute launched the inaugural Trans Possibilities Intensive and announced the first six artists who will participate in the three-day virtual program supporting transgender storytellers of color. The…

Blue Beetle Concept Art Reveals Jaime Reyes in HBO Max Movie

Thanks to DC Fandome, we now have our first look at what Cobra Kai star Xolo Maridue&#241a will look like when he suits up as DC superhero Blue…

Giles Martin on Remixing and Expanding the Beatles’ ‘Let It Be’ — and What the Future Holds for Their Deluxe Editions

Giles Martin just couldn’t let “Let It Be” be — even though, as he has with each of the deluxe Beatles packages he’s worked on, he challenged himself…