1. The Best Music Moments From Rihanna's 'Ocean's 8' Co-Stars

    June 07, 2018 2:49 PM EDT 0 0 0 It makes sense that  Ocean’s 8 assembled its all-female cast with A-list triple threats. After all, who better to attempt to pull off a high-stakes heist in the action comedy caper (in theaters June 8) than a group of women who can do anything and e ...

  2. Reese Witherspoon Confirms 'Legally Blonde 3' Is Happening: 'It's True'

    June 07, 2018 12:02 PM EDT 0 0 0 If someone you know follows Reese Witherspoon on social media, you probably heard them scream out of excitement this morning (June 7). What initially appears as Reese enjoying some vacay time floating in a pool turns out to be a confirmation that fa ...

  3. Ziggy Marley Developing Bob Marley Biopic: Report

    June 07, 2018 11:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Bob Marley 's eldest son, Ziggy Marley , has teamed up with Paramount Pictures to develop a biopic about his late father, credited with bringing the sound of reggae to the entire world. The movie will focus on the life story of the global music ...

  4. Disney Casts 'Mulan' Love Interest

    June 06, 2018 1:47 PM EDT 0 0 0 Yoson An, from New Zealand, will play Chen Honghui in Disney's live-action movie. Disney's Mulan has cast Mulan 's love interest: Yoson An, who hails from New Zealand. The rising star, who is of Chinese descent, will star opposite Liu ...

  5. Lady Gaga Hits the Stage in First 'Star Is Born' Trailer

    June 06, 2018 12:48 PM EDT 0 0 0 A Star Is Born' is slated to hit theaters Oct. 5. Lady Gaga and Bradley Cooper hit the stage in the first official trailer for  A Star is Born , released Wednesday (June 6). The trailer opens with musician Jackson Maine (Cooper) performing at a ...

  6. Anne Hathaway Is a Big Fan of 'Drag Race All Star' BenDeLaCreme and There's Photographic Evidence

    June 06, 2018 12:44 PM EDT 0 0 0 Over the last 10 years, RuPaul’s Drag Race has become an international pop culture phenomenon. The show has cultivated massive ratings, multiple spin-offs and an enormous active fan base, including celebrities like Kate McKinnon, Andrew Garfield and ...

  7. It's Game On in 'Lego Movie 2' Trailer: Watch

    June 06, 2018 9:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 Everything is still awesome in "The Second Part." The first pieces of  The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part  have arrived. The trailer for the movie reunites some of the familiar faces from the 2014 hit, including regular guy turned Master Bu ...

  8. Lee Daniels In Talks to Direct Biopic About Jazz Icon Billie Holiday

    June 06, 2018 7:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Singer Andra Day, along with Lakeith Stanfield, being discussed to play the lead roles. Director Lee Daniels’ next film could be a new biopic about the inimitable jazz singer Billie Holiday . Daniels — who scored two Oscar nominations as producer an ...

  9. Jared Leto Joker Stand-Alone Movie in the Works

    June 06, 2018 7:25 AM EDT 0 0 0 The "Suicide Squad" actor would executive produce the project. Jared Leto’s incarnation of Batman villain The Joker, seen in 2016’s  Suicide Squad , may be getting his own movie. Warner Bros. is in the early stages of developing with Leto ...

  10. Justin Bieber, Mythos Team Up For Animated 'Cupid' Project

    June 05, 2018 10:31 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Canadian singer will voice the classical god in a movie from the company co-founded by his manager. Mythos Studios, the production company  founded in March  by music executive Scooter Braun and former Marvel Studios founding chairman David Mais ...

  11. Netflix's New Releases Coming in June 2018: 'Thor: Ragnarok,' 'The Last Jedi' & More

    June 02, 2018 3:36 PM EDT 0 0 0 As the month of June begins, a number of new movies and fresh seasons of TV series will be added to Netflix. Movies including  Star Wars: The Last Jedi , Thor: Ragnarok , The Departed , Blue Jasmine , The King's Speech , Just Friends , Nick and ...

  12. As Composer Gordy Haab Games the 'Star Wars' Universe, Could He Be John Williams' Heir Apparent?

    May 31, 2018 8:19 PM EDT 0 0 0 He has created more than 15 hours of music for nine Star Wars games. When composer John Williams in February told KUSC that 2019’s Star Wars: Episode IX is the last entry in the fabled franchise he plans to score, it triggered an industry guessing g ...

  13. Tyrese Gibson Signs With APA

    May 31, 2018 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 He actor and singer will return as Roman Pearce in the ninth 'Fast & Furious' film. Tyrese Gibson has signed with APA in all areas, The Hollywood Reporter and Billboard have exclusively learned. He plays Roman Pearce in the blockbuster ...

  14. 'Love, Simon' Deleted Scene Featuring Colton Haynes Shows an Awkward Experience at Simon's First Gay Bar

    May 30, 2018 3:03 PM EDT 0 0 0 For all of the ground that the hit film Love, Simon broke, there was one aspect of modern queerness that fans wanted to see represented in the film: gay nightlife. While the film tackles the issues of coming out to your friends and family, very litt ...

  15. John Cameron Mitchell on Directing His Wild Sci-Fi Punk Opus 'How to Talk to Girls at Parties'

    May 30, 2018 12:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 Following a group of late 70s-era British punks as they navigate both the worlds of young love and alien lifeforms (literally, and sometimes together), How to Talk to Girls at Parties is the latest film from the mind of John Cameron Mitchell , who i ...

  16. Jamie Foxx to Star in 'Spawn' Movie From Blumhouse

    May 30, 2018 7:15 AM EDT 0 0 0 Creator Todd McFarlane will make his directorial debut on the feature. Jamie Foxx is set to star in the  Spawn  movie from Blumhouse Productions,  The Hollywood Reporter  has confirmed. Foxx had been  rumored to play  the titular antihero in the fea ...

  17. Jeff Goldblum Signs With Universal's Decca Records

    May 29, 2018 8:00 PM EDT 0 0 0 The 65-year-old actor will release his debut album later this year. He was attacked by dinosaurs in Jurassic Park , battled aliens in Independence Day and vomited on his own food in The Fly , now Hollywood film actor Jeff Goldblum is set to take on ...

  18. 'Drag Race' All-Star Alaska Set to Star in the Final 'Sharknado' Installment

    May 29, 2018 2:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 The Sharknado made-for-TV film series has long been held as a group of movies that are so bad, they’re good. The series, based on the simple premise of tornados that lift sharks out of the ocean and deposit them on the mainland to cause general terr ...

  19. With John Williams Stepping Aside, 'Solo' Looks to Create a 'Modern' Musical Score for 'Star Wars'

    May 25, 2018 10:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 A long time ago in a theater probably near you, audiences sat down for a science fiction movie from the mind of George Lucas, then hot off his love letter to 1950s Americana, American Graffiti . When the original Star Wars was released in 1977, its ...

  20. Google Doodle Honors Oscar-Winning Cinematographer James Wong Howe

    May 25, 2018 10:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Today's (May 25) Google Doodle is giving an ode to one of the silver screen's pioneers: Chinese-Born American cinematographer, James Wong Howe. Born in 1899, Howe was known for his use of dramatic lighting and shadows, traits that came to ...

  21. Harvey Weinstein Arrested, Charged with Rape After Surrendering to Police

    May 25, 2018 7:46 AM EDT 0 0 0 It was the most dramatic twist to date in the downfall of the Oscar-winning producer who is facing criminal charges on multiple fronts, including in Los Angeles and London. More than seven months after sexual misconduct allegations involving Harvey ...

  22. 'Star Wars': Boba Fett Movie in the Works with James Mangold

    May 25, 2018 7:23 AM EDT 0 0 0 Lucasfilm is developing movies on a slew of characters, including Obi-Wan Kenobi. The hunt is on. James Mangold is writing and will direct a  Star Wars  stand-alone movie centered on Boba Fett, the feared bounty hunter and fan-favorite character,  T ...

  23. Jeremy Renner Music Doc Set for Blockchain Platform TaTaTu

    May 24, 2018 10:02 AM EDT 0 0 0 The doc will be a behind the scenes look at the making of the music on Renner's animated feature 'Arctic Justice'. Jeremy Renner will be the subject of a music documentary that will stream on blockchain platform TaTaTu.  The feature w ...

  24. 'Solo' Composer John Powell Talks Channeling Han & Working With John Williams

    May 24, 2018 9:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 John Powell knows exactly how Alden Ehrenreich feels right about now. Just like stepping into the unfillable boots inhabited by Han Solo is a nearly impossible task for any actor, picking up the baton wielded with laser-guided perfection for more th ...

  25. 'Velvet Goldmine' Turns 20: 5 Best Musical Moments

    May 23, 2018 3:15 PM EDT 0 0 0 This week marks 20 years since Todd Haynes’ shimmering tribute to all things glam rock, Velvet Goldmine , premiered at the Cannes Film Festival. Starring Jonathan Rhys Meyers, Ewan McGregor, Toni Collette, Christian Bale and Eddie Izzard, the movie ...

  26. GLAAD Report Shows Major Film Studios Are Getting Worse About LGBTQ Inclusion

    May 22, 2018 4:30 PM EDT 0 0 0 With mainstream films in 2018 like Love, Simon , Deadpool 2 , Annihilation , Blockers and more showing honest, real depictions of queer characters, many might say that Hollywood is moving toward greater acceptance of the LGBTQ community. But a new r ...

  27. Taylor Swift Congratulates Her Cats on Their 'Deadpool 2' Cameo: Watch

    May 22, 2018 11:01 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ryan Reynolds' impeccable portrayal of unlikely superhero Wade Wilson was on a lengthy list of highlights from  Deadpool 2 , but Taylor Swift has called attention to one cute cameo that might've flown under viewers' radar. The "L ...

  28. How Music Supervisors for 'Armageddon,' 'Can't Hardly Wait' & More Kept Soundtracks Weird & Wonderful in 1998

    May 21, 2018 2:05 PM EDT 0 0 0 This week, Billboard is celebrating the music of 20 years ago with a week of content about the most interesting artists, albums, songs and stories from 1998. Here, we talk to the people responsible for a number of the biggest and strangest soundtrac ...

  29. Listen to Future's 'Walk on Minks' From the 'Superfly' Soundtrack

    May 21, 2018 12:11 PM EDT 0 0 0 Future  has released a new song, the Zaytoven-produced “Walk On Minks,” from the soundtrack to  Superfly . The soundtrack, produced by Future, features new music from the artist along with multiple guest stars themed around the Director X-helmed rem ...

  30. 'Deadpool 2' Creators Say the Film's Queer Superhero Couple Wasn't a Statement: 'It's Everyday Life'

    May 18, 2018 3:24 PM EDT 0 0 0 For queer comic book movie fans of recent years, there has been a serious lack of representation. While films like Black Panther and Wonder Woman became cultural touchstones for their honest depiction of black and female superheroes, respectively, t ...

  31. Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'In the Heights' Lands at Warner Bros.

    May 18, 2018 7:58 AM EDT 0 0 0 Jon M. Chu will direct the movie musical that, for a time, was caught up in the Weinstein Co. tumult. Lin-Manuel Miranda 's  In the Heights  has officially found a new home. The film rights to the Tony Award-winning musical from Miranda and Qui ...

  32. Whitney Houston Doc Trailer Explores Late Singer's Drug Use & Headline-Making Relationships

    May 16, 2018 1:33 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Whitney" offers an intimate look at the late singer's life and promises answers to the "questions you want asked." Ahead of a midnight premiere screening at the 2018 Cannes Film Festival, the first official trailer for Kevi ...

  33. Bryan Fuller Calls Out 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Biopic For 'Hiding' Freddie Mercury's Sexuality

    May 16, 2018 11:37 AM EDT 0 0 0 When the trailer for the upcoming Queen biopic Bohemian Rhapsody , starring Mr. Robot ’s Rami Malek as Freddie Mercury, was released on Tuesday (May 15), fans rejoiced at getting a sneak peak at the long-awaited film. But one fan, and a number of ot ...

  34. A Rubén Blades Documentary Is Coming to HBO: Exclusive

    May 16, 2018 9:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 Abner Benaim’s "Yo No Me Llamo Ruben Blades" reveals “the man behind the artist.” A new  Rubén Blades documentary has been picked up by HBO, Billboard has learned. Yo No Me Llamo Rubén Blades (Rubén Blades is Not My Name) , which won the A ...

  35. 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' -- What the Critics Are Saying

    May 16, 2018 7:39 AM EDT 0 0 0 Can Ron Howard's rescue of the stand-alone smuggler story defy the odds and impress critics? The reviews for  Solo: A Star Wars Story  have zoomed in from a galaxy far, far away. Given Solo's troubled creation — with original directors Phi ...

  36. Deadpool Crashes Colbert's 'Late Show' Monologue

    May 16, 2018 7:28 AM EDT 0 0 0 Ryan Reynolds dropped by in costume to poke fun at the CBS host, himself and late night in general. Stephen Colbert had an unexpected guest interrupt his monologue on Tuesday's (May 15) Late Show  as Ryan Reynolds dropped by in character as Dea ...

  37. 'Mean Girls' Broadway Star Grey Henson Talks His Tony Award Nomination & Representing Queer Youth on Stage

    May 15, 2018 1:37 PM EDT 0 0 0 When the character of Damian appeared onscreen in the 2004 smash hit film Mean Girls , audiences were immediately taken by him. Played by Daniel Franzese, the openly gay high schooler was a dramatic and oftentimes hilarious addition to the cast, con ...

  38. 'Bohemian Rhapsody' Trailer is Thrilling First Look at Queen Biopic: Watch

    May 15, 2018 8:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 The wait was clearly worth it. The world finally got a look at the first trailer for the long-awaited  Queen  biopic, Bohemian Rhapsody on Tuesday morning (May 15). After years of on-and-off development and intrigue , the 97-second peek at the antic ...

  39. Spike Lee's 'BlacKkKlansman' Unveils Explosive First Trailer

    May 14, 2018 9:58 PM EDT 0 0 0 The film, which made its world premiere at the Cannes Film Festival, stars John David Washington, Adam Driver, Laura Harrier and Topher Grace. The first trailer for Spike Lee's provocative drama  BlacKkKlansman  has arrived. The movie, which ma ...

  40. Vanessa Vanjie Mateo Beetlejuices Her Way Into the L.A. Premiere of 'Hurricane Bianca' Sequel

    May 14, 2018 11:18 AM EDT 0 0 0 Legend has it if you say the name “Miss Vanjie” three times, RuPaul’s Drag Race alum Vanessa Vanjie Mateo will magically appear. Don’t believe us? Just ask the queen of mean herself, Bianca Del Rio. While speaking on a panel at the Los Angeles premi ...

  41. Bianca Del Rio Talks 'Hurricane Bianca' Sequel, Giving Bad Advice in Her New Book & More

    May 11, 2018 9:48 AM EDT 0 0 0 There is no queen from RuPaul’s Drag Race who knows how to churn out consistent content quite like Bianca Del Rio. The season six winner has spent the four years since her win working hard; she’s released a feature-length film, Hurricane Bianca , tw ...

  42. 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' -- First Reactions from the Premiere

    May 11, 2018 8:16 AM EDT 0 0 0 Hollywood boarded the Millennium Falcon and is revealing how the ride was. A small portion of the public has finally seen  Solo: A Star Wars Story , and the first reactions are coming in. The Star Wars spin-off had its premiere in Hollywood Thursday ...

  43. Chris Pratt To Receive Generation Award at the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards

    May 10, 2018 11:35 AM EDT 0 0 0 MTV announced Thursday (May 10) that Chris Pratt will be honored for his contributions to film and television when he receives the Generation Award at the 2018 MTV Movie & TV Awards. Known for his roles in  Parks and Recreation ,  Guardians of t ...

  44. 'Drag Race' Alums Alaska and Katya to Star in Upcoming Horror Film 'The Quiet Room'

    May 09, 2018 11:43 AM EDT 0 0 0 When Alyssa Edwards referred to Alaska Thunderfuck, Katya Zamolodchikova and her fellow RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars 2 queens as “beasts,” she likely didn’t know that ultimately she would be telling the truth. Alaska and Katya are set to be featured ...

  45. Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter Set to Reprise Roles in 'Bill & Ted 3' | THR News

    Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter Set to Reprise Roles in 'Bill & Ted 3' | THR News

    May 08, 2018 3:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 'Bill & Ted Face the Music,' which is being shopped in Cannes, is actually happening, some 29 years after the duo's first excellent adventure. THR News , 2018 , The Hollywood Reporter , THR , News , entertainment news , bill & ...

  46. Jim Parsons Wants to Get Sick of Seeing 'Too Many' Gay Romantic Comedies

    May 08, 2018 2:51 PM EDT 0 0 0 “How many straight rom-coms do we need? When is it too late for them?" he asks Stephen Colbert. Actor Jim Parsons has made a career out of helping create visibility for the LGBTQ community. While he is most popular for playing Dr. Sheldon Coope ...

  47. Keanu Reeves and Alex Winter Reteaming for 'Bill & Ted 3'

    May 08, 2018 1:54 PM EDT 0 0 0 "Bill & Ted Face the Music," which is being shopped in Cannes, is actually happening, some 29 years after the duo's first excellent adventure. It's official: Wyld Stallyns are reforming. Following 1989's  Bill & Ted& ...

  48. Watch the Final Trailer For 'Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again'

    May 08, 2018 10:01 AM EDT 0 0 0 It's almost time to dance, jive and have the time of your life all over again. The final trailer for  Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again  was released Tuesday (May 8), giving fans of the ABBA -soundtracked musical another taste of Sophie and her mothe ...

  49. Dick Williams, Singer in the Williams Brothers Quartet, Dies at 91

    May 08, 2018 7:34 AM EDT 0 0 0 He teamed with Andy, Bob and Don to perform on the radio, in the movies and with Kay Thompson in a popular nightclub act. Dick Williams, who partnered with Andy Williams and their older brothers in a foursome that performed on the radio, in the movi ...

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