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R.I.P. John Singleton, director of Boyz n the Hood and Poetic Justice, has died at 51

John Singleton, Oscar-nominated director of Boyz n the Hood, Poetic Justice, and Higher Learning, has passed away at the age of 51. “John passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family and friends. We want to thank the amazing doctors at Cedars-Sinai Hospital for their expert care and kindness and we again want thank all of

John Cho to play Spike Spiegel in Netflix’s upcoming live-action Cowboy Bebop series

The arm of Cowboy Bebop has extended over American pop culture for so long now that seeing a live-action version actually start to come together feels almost surreal. In 2001, Bebop became the first anime series to be broadcast on Adult Swim, and would prove boundlessly influential on a great deal of what followed there. More broadly, popular stories

Elton John biopic will be rated R for sex and drug scenes

The Freddie Mercury biopic Bohemian Rhapsody depicted a sanitized version of the singer’s life, largely omitting his homosexuality and battle with AIDS from its storyline. The same won’t be the case for the upcoming Elton John biopic Rocketman. The film, which is expected to receive an “R” rating, will include an “intimate love scene” between Taron Egerton,

Dream Theater’s John Petrucci on Rush: “That was the band that changed everything”

With the recent realization that Rush are no longer an active band, fans and musicians alike are reflecting on the legacy of the legendary prog-rock group. In a new interview with Heavy Consequence, Dream Theater guitarist John Petrucci shares his thoughts on Rush and what the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame act’s music meant

Comedian of the Year: John Mulaney Stayed Sharp in Uneven Times

2018 has been a great comedy year, even if it’s also been a pretty weird time to try and do comedy at all. After all, where do you find humor when the world seems to be on the verge of collapse for any number of reasons, social and political and geographic alike? For John Mulaney,

Elton John covers Khalid’s “Young Dumb & Broke” for Spotify Singles: Stream

During a 2017 interview on Beats 1, Elton John made it known that he hoped to one day collaborate with Khalid. “New artist wise, Khalid,” Sir Elton gushed to Zane Lowe, “I love Khalid.” It appears the Rocket Man’s dreams have come true: Today, he’s shared a cover of “Young Dumb & Broke” featuring additional vocals

Disney unveils teaser trailers for Star Wars theme park, including John Williams’ original score: Watch

The next chapter in the Star Wars universe isn’t a movie, it’s a theme park. As previously reported, Disney is hard at work — spending a measly 24 billion dollars — to deliver next year’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, an expansion of their Disneyland and Disney World attractions that bring fans to their favorite far, far