(NEW YORK) -- A man arrested with a loaded AK-47 assault rifle outside the Brooklyn, New York home of an outspoken Iranian writer is due in federal court Monday amid questions about his intent. Khalid Mehdiyev was charged with possessing a firearm with an obliterated... Read More.
The 2022 Writers Guild Awards announced their winners during a virtual ceremony on Sunday. Hosted by comedian-writer-producer Ashley Nicole Black, the event, honored outstanding achievement in writing for film, television, new media, news, radio/audio, and promotional categories. Don't Look Up took home the award for Best Screenplay and CODA for Best... Read More.
Mr. Robot's Christian Slater has been tapped to star alongside John Cena, Alison Brie and Narcos' Juan Pablo Raba in Taken director Pierre Morel’s action-comedy Freelance, according to Deadline. Freelance follows Cena as an ex-special forces operator who takes a job providing security for a journalist -- played by Brie -- who's hoping to salvage... Read More.
For the second time, the thriller streaming service Shudder is highlighting Black writers and directors with a new horror anthology, Horror Noire. A follow-up to 2019's documentary Black Noire: A History of Black Horror, Black Noire will feature six stories together in one two-hour presentation, each written and directed by Black filmmakers. Included in... Read More.
(NOTE LANGUAGE) David Letterman and others paid tribute to Alan Kalter, the former Late Show announcer who died Monday at age 78. "When our announcer of 15 years Bill Wendell retired, producer Robert Morton came to my office with an audio tape containing auditions for several announcers," Letterman told the
(LOS ANGELES) -- Today, CBS Television Studios, which airs hit police-themed shows like S.W.A.T. and Blue Bloods, announced it's partnering with the law enforcement and public safety advisory group 21CP Solutions to consult with the network's show writers. The decision comes in the wake of massive protests... Read More.