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Batman Begins screenwriter to reboot Hellraiser

Batman Begins screenwriter to reboot Hellraiser
  • Batman Begins screenwriter to reboot Hellraiser FWC: Batman Begins screenwriter to reboot Hellraiser

    For over a decade, a remake of Hellraiser has been burning alive in development hell. What started with series creator Clive Barker eventually was handed over to Patrick Lussier and Todd Farmer and then back to Barker with even the promise of Doug Bradley attached to return. Now, according to Entertainment Weekly, Spyglass Media Group has tapped Batman Begins and…

  • Album Review: Tank and the Bangas Struggle to Maintain Their Lovable Weirdness on Green Balloon FWC: Album Review: Tank and the Bangas Struggle to Maintain Their Lovable Weirdness on Green Balloon

    The Lowdown: There’s something kind of magical about NPR’s Tiny Desk series. For music admirers, it’s a chance to watch an organic, often-stripped-down version of a beloved artist’s work, but for musicians, it’s a sign of success: Having Bob Boilen’s stamp of approval is a surefire way to launch a career. So when Tank and the Bangas won the Tiny…

  • Fyre Festival founder plans to self-publish a memoir called ‘Promythus: The God of Fyre’ FWC: Fyre Festival founder plans to self-publish a memoir called ‘Promythus: The God of Fyre’

    The man who founded the famously ill-fated Fyre Festival plans to tell his story in a self-published memoir. Billy McFarland, who is serving a six-year sentence in federal prison, is writing a book with the unconventionally spelled title “Promythus: The God of Fyre.” McFarland is writing the book…

  • Nick Cave Adds North American Q&A Tour Dates FWC: Nick Cave Adds North American Q&A Tour Dates

    The “Conversations” shows feature a Q&A session with the audience and piano performances

  • Busy Philipps says E! has canceled her show, ‘Busy Tonight’ FWC: Busy Philipps says E! has canceled her show, ‘Busy Tonight’

    Busy Philipps’ late-night TV show “Busy Tonight” is looking for a new home after E! canceled the relatively new series, its host announced Sunday night. The show will run until May 16, Philipps said on her Instagram story. “We’ve talked to some people, and we’re trying to figure out if there’s…

  • Tyler, the Creator Announces New Album ‘IGOR’ FWC: Tyler, the Creator Announces New Album ‘IGOR’

    Tyler, the Creator is ready to embark on a new era. After dropping some cryptic teasers, the Odd Future rapper has announced his new album IGOR. Taking to social media, he revealed the title and May 17 release date, along with the cover art. The first cover features a black-and-white photo of Tyler against a pink backdrop, while the second…

  • Adele Jokes Next Record Will Be Drum N Bass To Spite Us FWC: Adele Jokes Next Record Will Be Drum N Bass To Spite Us

    With every album, Adele has shared a chapter of her life by the numbers — 19, 21, and 25. Apparently 30 wasn’t easy, and she jokes that her next album will be entirely drum n bass just to spite those who made it tough on her. “This is 31… thank fucking god.” The multi-Grammy award-winning artist opens up in the…

  • When teaching climate change, tackle the myths along with the facts, researchers say FWC: When teaching climate change, tackle the myths along with the facts, researchers say

    New research shows that an effective way to make adults more interested in climate change is to teach their children about it in school. More classes have been tackling the subject with help from the National Center for Science Education. The Oakland-based nonprofit organization has developed a…

  • Live Review: Skeletonwitch Slay Packed Show at Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus (5/4) FWC: Live Review: Skeletonwitch Slay Packed Show at Brooklyn’s Saint Vitus (5/4)

    Setting the Stage: Skeletonwitch played two sold-out shows over the weekend at Saint Vitus Bar, headlining stacked bills on Friday and Saturday night at Brooklyn’s metal haven. After the initial show quickly sold out, a second date was added for Saturday, eventually selling out as well. In a diverse offering that spanned scenes and regions, the lineup for the “Louder…

  • Lisa Hanawalt and Patricia Escárcega talk food, mentors, and ‘Tuca & Bertie’ FWC: Lisa Hanawalt and Patricia Escárcega talk food, mentors, and ‘Tuca & Bertie’

    Lisa Hanawalt — illustrator, TV producer, soup dumpling devotee — has dedicated much of her work to the subject of food and the working lives of chefs. “I love people who are really good at something, and cooking in particular,” Hanawalt said recently from her home in Los Angeles. Colorful, irreverent…

  • Chris Brown Previews Drake Collaboration FWC: Chris Brown Previews Drake Collaboration

    Chris Brown and Drake link up. During his 30th birthday party last night, the R&B superstar gave partygoers a taste of his highly-anticipated collaboration with Drizzy. While the lyrics are hard to make out, their vocals can be heard on the mid-tempo R&B track, which played during the party. Some guests recorded snippets and shared them on social media. Extended…

  • ReauBeau And Loris Cimino Release Powerful Song “Louder” With Twan Ray FWC: ReauBeau And Loris Cimino Release Powerful Song “Louder” With Twan Ray

    It’s not often that you come across with a track that makes you feel truly empowered and regardless of your current mood, grabs you out of the chair and gets you going. This is exactly what ReauBeau, Loris Cimino and Twan Ray managed to accomplish with their upcoming collaboration “Louder”, which released on Future Generation on March 12th. “Louder” is…