Movies & TV

On like silent Donkey Kong: video game voice actors authorized by union to strike

SAG-AFTRA's membership has voted by an overwhelming 96.52% in favor of allowing a strike for video game voice actors for better working conditions and pay to reflect the size and prominence of the industry.
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Practice safe streaming with these Netflix and Chill condoms

Netflix and Chill condoms are now on the market, thanks to two "poor college students" in Austin, Texas. The duo created the hilarious branded contraceptives to celebrate the Internet phrase that serves as a subtle invitation to come over…
Home Theater

LG slashes prices on OLED TVs, bringing the next-gen tech closer to premium LED TVs

OLED TVs are getting more affordable. LG has announced that in addition to growing its OLED family, it has slashed prices on certain series by 30 to 45 percent.
Home Theater

HBO Now comes to Roku, closes cord cutter loop

The HBO Now app is available on the Roku store, thanks to a new agreement between the companies. Subscribers will now be able to watch HBO's addicting content on all Roku players and TVs.
Movies & TV

Benicio del Toro’s Collector may continue hoarding in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2

As of this past June, no one was quite sure if Benicio del Toro would be back as The Collector in Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2, but a fellow castmate may have just confirmed his return.
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Orphan Black star Tatiana Maslany in talks to work with Jake Gyllenhaal on Stronger

Orphan Black's Tatiana Maslany is reportedly in talks to play the lead female role, opposite Jake Gyllenhaal, in a movie based on the life of Jeff Bauman, who lost both of his legs in the Boston Marathon bombing.
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Tangerine film producers seek to give transgender actors an Oscar nomination

Two transgender actresses on Tangerine seek to be first of their orientation to receive an Oscar bid. Kitana Kiki Rodriguez and Mya Taylor starred in the film about transgender prostitutes celebrating Christmas Eve in L.A. 

DirecTV will take viewers ringside with a new VR app

DirecTV has launched a new app for Google Cardboard and Samsung Gear VR that will allow boxing fans to watch highlights of past Big Knockout Boxing events as though they are ringside.
Movies & TV

Marvel announces Ant-Man and the Wasp movie in 2018

Marvel Studios will release Ant-Man and the Wasp in 2018, and has announced new release dates for upcoming films Black Panther and Captain Marvel, as well as three new movies in 2020.
Movies & TV

The Dude abodes: Jay Z and Beyonce rent Lebowski mansion

Jay Z and Beyonce have moved out of their first Holmby Hills rental and into another, a 20,000 square foot mansion that just happens to have been portrayed on film as the home of the Big Lebowski.
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Former Twitter CEO to consult on HBO’s Silicon Valley

Former Twitter CEO Dick Costolo has been hired on to consult for the upcoming third season of HBO comedy Silicon Valley, which takes a satirical look at the real world of California's technology hub.
Movies & TV

We now know why Christian Bale and Leonardo DiCaprio passed on Steve Jobs

Michael Fassbender wasn't the first actor eyed for the role of Steve Jobs, but both Christian Bale and Leonardo DiCaprio stepped aside after someone close to Jobs asked them not to take part in the film.