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“Play” at home: Nielsen numbers show 85% jump in TV streaming

iStock/simpson33(LOS ANGELES) — In what will come as a shock to no one, new Neilsen numbers show that Americans who are sheltering from the coronavirus pandemic are streaming like never before.  In fact, the data quoted by Variety show an 85% jump in Americans streaming TV programming over the first three weeks of March compared to last year…read more »

Sony Pictures postpones releases of ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife,’ ‘Morbius’ and more

Sony Pictures(LOS ANGELES) — Sony Pictures has done some last-minute shuffling with a few of its films in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Deadline.  Ghostbusters: Afterlife has been pushed to March 5, 2021 from its original July 10 release date, while Sony/Marvel’s Morbius, starring Jared Leto, will hit theaters March 19, 2021, instead of July 31. …read more »

What you watching? Fandango charts its top streaming titles

(NEW YORK) — With millions of people stuck at home with COVID-19 social distancing, it’s no secret we’re streaming moves more than ever. The video-on-demand service FandangoNOW has charted its most popular titles from last week through the weekend, and the horror flick The Invisible Man, starring Elisabeth Moss, topped their list for the second week in…read more »

Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively donate $400,000 to New York’s hardest-hit hospitals

ABC – ABC/Lou Rocco(NEW YORK) — As New York grapples with the COVID-19 pandemic and area hospitals struggle to safely treat patients due to dwindling supplies of personal protective equipment, Ryan Reynolds and wife Blake Lively extended a much-needed hand on Monday. E! News reports that the couple personally reached out to the state’s four hardest-hit hospitals: Elmhurst, Mount Sinai, Northern…read more »

Tiffany Haddish says she and her ‘Girls Trip’ co-stars may do “a different story” for the sequel

ABC/Paula Lobo(LOS ANGELES) — Tiffany Haddish is giving Girls Trip fans a much-needed update on the status of the film’s long-awaited sequel. As you may recall, Haddish’s Girls Trip co-star, Queen Latifah, had previously said that “everybody’s down” for the new film and they were simply “waiting for a script.”  But now, in an interview with HuffPost, Haddish says it’s a little bit more complicated…read more »

Matthew McConaughey is “at war” with COVID-19 in new PSA

ABC/Nicole Wilder(LOS ANGELES) — We’ve all heard it a million times already, but Matthew McConaughey took to Instagram on Monday to urge all Americans to stay home. In the new PSA, in which he co-created, called “At War with the Virus,” McConaughey is heard speaking under a montage of medical professionals treating patients as ordinary people are seen…read more »

Elton John, Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish and others raise nearly $8 million on Fox’s ‘Living Room Concert for America’

FOX(LOS ANGELES) — Elton John, Mariah Carey, Billie Eilish and other major music stars gathered together for the Fox Presents the iHeart Living Room Concert for America on Sunday, and raised nearly $8 million to help fight the spread of the COVID-19 virus, and salute the strength and resilience of the U.S. people during the health crisis. Highlights included Demi Lovato performing…read more »

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