No Country for Dirty Old Men: How Frank Langella, Bill Murray and Fred Savage Got the Ax for ‘Inappropriate Behavior’By Benjamin Svetkey | May 11, 2022 @ 12:15 PM
One told a raunchy joke. One pulled an actress’ ponytail. And one apparently had a tantrum. Did they all get what they deserve? Or is cancel culture in Hollywood out of control?
- By Benjamin Svetkey | May 6, 2022 @ 1:11 PM
After decades of treating the Supremes with kid gloves in film and TV, maybe it’s time to get down and dirty with these supervillains
- By Benjamin Svetkey | May 5, 2022 @ 2:52 PM
As many as 25 people have tested positive for COVID-19 after attending the gathering at L.A.’s Sunset Towers. Are the parties over — again?
How ‘Star Trek: Strange New Worlds’ Creator Went Full Geek: ‘The Whole Show Is Made of Easter Eggs!’By Benjamin Svetkey | May 3, 2022 @ 3:50 PM
New Paramount+ series is ”the show I always wanted to see,“ Oscar-winning writer Akiva Goldsman tells TheWrap
- By Benjamin Svetkey | April 25, 2022 @ 6:15 AM
Movie stars have been shrinking for decades but never before have they sunk quite so low. Is fame finally over?
- By Benjamin Svetkey | April 11, 2022 @ 2:09 PM
Everyone in Hollywood has an opinion over how the actor should be punished for the slap heard round the world. Here’s the correct one (you know, mine)
- By Benjamin Svetkey | March 22, 2022 @ 4:25 PM
Co-host Amy Schumer suggested inviting the Ukrainian president to the ceremony. The Academy — insanely — said no.
- By Benjamin Svetkey | March 14, 2022 @ 7:32 PM
An unforgettable encounter with the late, great actor on the set of 1998’s big-screen adaptation of a cheesy TV classic
- By Benjamin Svetkey | March 10, 2022 @ 11:25 AM
Ratings are sinking. Academy members are revolting. ABC is (reportedly) meddling. But there’s a simple cure — cut the cord
- By Benjamin Svetkey | March 1, 2022 @ 4:35 PM
The Twitter poll — which allows anyone to pick Best Picture — will almost certainly be a total mess
Hugh Hefner Shtupped a Dog and Maybe Killed His Secretary – If You Believe A&E’s Doc Series | CommentaryBy Benjamin Svetkey | February 14, 2022 @ 5:56 PM
A new docuseries lobs accusations of drug use and bestiality, mostly without evidence. Is it journalism? Or just another type of myth-making?
- By Benjamin Svetkey | February 10, 2022 @ 6:45 AM
A former EW writer-editor sizes up the shuttering of the storied print magazine that reshaped Hollywood and entertainment journalism
- By Benjamin Svetkey | February 7, 2022 @ 6:00 AM
And ”Lost Daughter“ director Maggie Gyllenhaal had deep support in TheWrap’s poll of 300-plus AMPAS and guild members
- By Benjamin Svetkey | December 16, 2021 @ 11:30 AM
Steven Spielberg’s remake had every reason to succeed — only it wasn’t ready to rumble