Netflix has issued a statement refusing to be associated with House of Cards, its signature hit, as long as Kevin Spacey remains its star. At the same time, the network is said to be exploring possibilities for a Spacey-free spinoff.
Iliza Shlesinger’s latest stand-up special, ‘Confirmed Kills,’ brings up the one question she can’t escape
Is Iliza Shlesinger related to Dr. Laura? The continually rising star of stand-up has a brand-new Netflix special coming out, and more writing credits than perhaps any other 33-year-old in comedy–but one question continues to dog her above all.
Is Narcos a true story? How much of it is real? Questions of the Netflix original series’ veracity have intrigued viewers since its debut, thanks in large part to a steady stream of realistic, but fictional portrayals of criminal enterprise. But Narcos, unlike The Wire or Breaking Bad, doesn’t just draw inspiration from real-life–it gets almost all of its material from actual events and actual people, and manages to weave its elements together to depict the chaos of Pablo Escobar’s reign as leader of the Colombian cocaine trade.
The Gilmore Girls cast for the Netflix reunion is finally set–and Sookie will return! Melissa McCarthy announced the unexpected news today, in conjunction with the release of the first pictures from the specials. What changed her mind? Read on to find out!
Unfortunately, would-be citizens of Stars Hollow should not expect to see Melissa McCarthy in the Gilmore Girls reboot. McCarthy’s presence has always been something of a long shot, since the actress has become arguably the most popular of all the Gilmore Girls players, and churns out comedies at a great rate. Why won’t she appear? A sad miscommunication is to blame…
Why was Dasha Polanco arrested? The Orange is the New Black star found herself in real-life handcuffs over the weekend, following allegations that she beat up a teenaged girl in New York. The altercation took place in July, but Polanco was only brought up on charges this past week. Read on for details.
There’s a Gilmore Girls revival in the works, and it’s coming (of course!) courtesy of streaming video giant Netflix. It won’t be a full series, though–read on for details, including which cast members are expected to return…and which aren’t.
Spring 2016 is the launch date for the newest installment of Arrested Development goodness. Will the show follow the controversial fourth-season format of only following one character per episode? Or will it return to the classic style of yore? And will there be more chicken dancing? Read on to find out.