Adam Poltrack

Adam Poltrack

Adam is an A/V News Writer for Digital Trends, and is responsible for bringing you the latest advances in A/V equipment/technology. Before coming to Digital Trends, he wrote for The Tactic Company and served as a staff reporter for The Hometown Media Group.
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Jon Stewart stages mini comeback, takes over Colbert's 'Late Show' desk

Watch as the erstwhile Daily Show host helps make political satire great again by performing a not-so-hostile takeover of the Late Show desk. T-shirt and beard notwithstanding, he's the same old Jon Stewart.
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Lin-Manuel Miranda to put a tipsy spin on Hamilton/Burr duel for 'Drunk History'

Who better to get drunk and narrate the infamous duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr than the Broadway wunderkind who created a hit show about one of the two participants?
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DiCaprio caught up in historic ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ embezzlement action

Inadvertently or not, the actor who played 'The Wolf of Wall Street' has himself caught up in a major scandal. We're talking big lies and even bigger money -- enough to make even Jordan Belfort swoon.
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Late-night controversy? CBS says there are no plans for a Colbert/Corden time slot swap

Recent Stephen Colbert/James Corden rumors were loud enough to warrant a response from network brass, but CBS Entertainment president Glenn Geller shot them down in a recent interview.
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At least one iconic Star Wars element may be missing from ‘Rogue One’

Disney and Lucasfilm execs have maintained that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story would be different from the saga films that came before it, but it looks like the newest Star Wars is ready to break from tradition in at least one major…
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Gadot looks fierce in newest ‘Wonder Woman’ snaps

It would be tough to find an actress who looks the part of Wonder Woman more than Gal Gadot, and the latest batch of images from the upcoming film show the titular Amazonian princess looking fierce, yet dignified.
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Star Trek 4 gets green light; Chris Hemsworth to return as Kirk’s father

With the Star Trek franchise continuing to churn out hits, there's no reason to slow down the Starship Enterprise. The fourth installment in the current series of films has been given a green light.
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Matt Damon takes a dumbbell to the jaw in the latest ‘Jason Bourne’ clip

Though its entitled We Should Work Together, the latest clip from Jason Bourne doesn't exactly showcase the spirit of cooperation. A word of warning: If you're going to sucker punch a superspy, you'd better knock him out.
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Kathy Bates to get high on her own supply in Netflix’s ‘Disjointed’

Netflix has ordered 20 episodes of Disjointed, starring Kathy Bates as a longtime marijuana legalization advocate who sets up her own pot shop in Los Angeles. It's all part of Netflix's push to acquire more scripted, multicamera comedies.
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Epic trailer for Terrence Malick's 'Voyage of Time' took over 30 years to create

If you like captivating imagery and existential quandaries, then you might want to check out the epic first trailer for Terrence Malick's Voyage of Time, a documentary that aims to examine the birth and death of the universe.
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Watch a Bourne-again Matt Damon prank passers-by for charity

Matt Damon seems like a stand-up guy, but he's not above a good-natured prank every now and then. Watch the actor pose as super spy Jason Bourne and hand out fake secret missions to unsuspecting civilians for charity.
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Trailer for ‘Bleed for This’ features a ripped Miles Teller as boxer Pazienza

From a mistreated music prodigy (Whiplash) to a brash, brawling boxer (Bleed for This), Miles Teller has some serious range. Watch him transform into the pugilist known as "The Pazmanian Devil."