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Crazy Rich Asians sequel already in the works at Warner Bros.

Crazy Rich Asians sequel already in the works at Warner Bros.
  • Crazy Rich Asians sequel already in the works at Warner Bros. FWC: Crazy Rich Asians sequel already in the works at Warner Bros.

    Crazy Rich Asians is both a critical and commercial hit, having raked in $35.3 million across its five-day opening weekend. So color no one surprised that a sequel is already in the works. Deadline reports that, though it has yet to be officially greenlit, a follow-up is already in development with the original film’s producers and screenwriters. The plan is to adapt…

  • Lost Mick Jagger and Carly Simon duet found after more than 45 years FWC: Lost Mick Jagger and Carly Simon duet found after more than 45 years

    A lost Mick Jagger duet with Carly Simon has been found more than 45 years after it was first recorded. The song, apparently never heard in public, appears to have been recorded in 1972 and was found recently on a tape owned by Rolling Stones collector Matt Lee. Believed to be named “Fragile,”…

  • MTV VMAs hit record-low viewership and ratings in 2018 FWC: MTV VMAs hit record-low viewership and ratings in 2018

    This year’s MTV VMAs viewership numbers dropped to a record low, breaking last year’s figures. The Aug. 20 MTV Video Music Awards drew only 4.87 million viewers across eight Viacom-owned channels, compared to last year’s 5.36 million. Also plummeting is the awards show’s rating, which garnered only a 2.2 rating among young adults age 18-49. Last’s year’s awards show had a…

  • Verizon 'throttled' critical internet service during wildfire battle, fire chief says FWC: Verizon ‘throttled’ critical internet service during wildfire battle, fire chief says

    Santa Clara County firefighters were critically hindered by inadequate internet service while they helped battle the massive Mendocino Complex fire in July after Verizon slowed the speed of their wireless data, the county’s fire chief wrote in a federal court filing this week. While the agency…

  • FWC: New DRAGONLORD Track “Northlanders” from TESTAMENT’s Eric Peterson Shows Black Metal Doesn’t Just Come From Norway

    Is True Bay Area Black Metal a thing? Yes, it’s a thing thanks to Testament guitarist Eric Peterson The post New DRAGONLORD Track “Northlanders” from TESTAMENT’s Eric Peterson Shows Black Metal Doesn’t Just Come From Norway appeared first on Metal Injection.

  • Trump now facing legal assault on two fronts as prosecutors in New York and Washington take aim FWC: Trump now facing legal assault on two fronts as prosecutors in New York and Washington take aim

    On the Senate floor, Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer said the nomination of Trump’s Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh should be put on hold because justices might be asked to hear a case involving Trump, including whether the president is subject to a subpoena. “At the very least, the very least, it is unseemly for the president of the United…

  • Watch Chance The Rapper play Dax the werewolf in A24’s first proper ‘Slice’ trailer FWC: Watch Chance The Rapper play Dax the werewolf in A24’s first proper ‘Slice’ trailer

    After a poster alleviated fans’ concern that dominating film phenom A24 had shelved Chance The Rapper‘s upcoming film debut Slice, the film’s finally got it first proper trailer. Directed by Chance’s long-term collaborator Austin Vesely, the pizza delivery boy/horror film seems to be well worth the wait and also stars Atlanta‘s Zazie Beetz, Y’Ian Noel, and Stranger Things’ Joe Keery. “I’m gonna tell you a story about a…

  • Aretha Franklin's lack of estate planning could lead to public court battle FWC: Aretha Franklin’s lack of estate planning could lead to public court battle

    Producers Craig Zadan, left, and Neil Meron in 2013. (Richard Harbaugh / AMPAS) Producer Craig Zadan, known for his TV and film adaptations of stage musicals such as “The Sound of Music” and “Jesus Christ Superstar” and for recent Academy Awards telecasts, has died at age 69, NBC announced Tuesday.  Zadan’s credits include the Oscar-winning 2002 adaptation of “Chicago,” as well…

  • Reactions to the Paul Manafort guilty verdicts FWC: Reactions to the Paul Manafort guilty verdicts

    On the Senate floor, Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer said the nomination of Trump’s Supreme Court pick Brett Kavanaugh should be put on hold because justices might be asked to hear a case involving Trump, including whether the president is subject to a subpoena. “At the very least, the very least, it is unseemly for the president of the United…

  • Lost Under Heaven announce new album, share lead single “For the Wild”: Stream FWC: Lost Under Heaven announce new album, share lead single “For the Wild”: Stream

    Lost Under Heaven, aka LUH, have announced their sophomore album, Love Hates What You Become. The follow-up to 2016’s Spiritual Songs for Lovers to Sing is out January 18th, 2019 via Mute. The Manchester band, consisting of former  WU LYF frontman Ellery James Roberts and his girlfriend Ebony Hoorn, recorded the new LP in Los Angeles with producer John Congleton (St. Vincent, Sigur Rós). The duo came to the…

  • Tasha announces debut album, Alone at Last, shares “Kind of Love”: Stream FWC: Tasha announces debut album, Alone at Last, shares “Kind of Love”: Stream

    Chicago’s Tasha has announced her debut album, Alone at Last. Father/Daughter Records will release the artist/activist/poet’s seven-track effort on October 26th. An associate and tourmate of fellow Chicago voice Jamila Woods, Tasha has been at the forefront of the fight for political change, whether as a member of the racial justice group Black Youth Project 100 or by joining in at protests…

  • Letting the Bay Area's rivers run isn't a 'water grab' FWC: Letting the Bay Area’s rivers run isn’t a ‘water grab’

    What’s the deal with San Francisco? It’s always been so environmentally oriented, so water thrifty, so protective of its bay, so — well, how shall we put it? — concerned about the toll that Southern Californians’ thirst takes on the rivers that sustain California’s fish, wildlife and ultimately…