E. Oliver Whitney is a senior editor at ScreenCrush. When not talking Game of Thrones theories or waiting for the next Terrence Malick film, they* are probably having an SVU marathon. They were formerly an entertainment editor at The Huffington Post and have written for Variety, New York magazine, Indiewire, Moviefone, and Backstage. *E. Oliver Whitney uses gender-neutral pronouns they, them, theirs.
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Pixar’s John Lasseter Accused of Sexual Misconduct, Takes Leave of Absence
Pixar and Disney Animation head John Lasseter has taken a leave of absence after accusations of sexual misconduct.
Dwayne Johnson’s Gorilla Friend Turns Into a King Kong Monster in First ‘Rampage’ Trailer
In the first trailer for the video game adaptation ‘Rampage, The Rock tries to save a city from a massive gorilla, giant wolf, and monstrous crocodile.
The Merc With the Mouth Gets Artistic in New ‘Deadpool 2’ Teaser
The Merc With the Mouth gets artistic in the first ‘Deadpool 2’ teaser, revealing a first-look at brand-new characters.
James Van Der Beek Reveals He Was Sexually Assaulted by ‘Powerful Men’
The ‘Dawson’s Creek’ star speaks out against Harvey Weinstein allegations and reveals he was sexually assaulted by ‘older, powerful men.’
The Dwayne Johnson and Tyrese ‘Fast and Furious’ Feud Just Got Crazier
Tyrese shared a video of The Rock brutally bashing his 2015 album, and the ‘Fast and Furious’ feud continues.
You Can’t Trust Anyone in the New ‘Murder on the Orient Express’ Trailer
If you like murder mysteries, absurdly big mustaches, and Judi Dench in fur coats, then Murder on the Orient Express is for you. Kenneth Branagh directs and stars in the adaptation of Agatha Christie’s novel about 13 strangers who all become suspects in a locomotive murder.…
Ron Howard Shares the First Photo of Chewbacca on ‘Han Solo’ Set
Ron Howard finally learned how to use his phone camera! The director has been sharing a bunch of obscure (and relatively boring) photos from the set of the Han Solo movie since taking over as director. He took a photo of a case of water bottles (thrilling!), a street sign outside Pinewood Studios, a…
Florida Police Arrested a Green-Haired, Tattooed Man Resembling the Joker
Who needs Batman when you’ve got the police? Actually, considering current events and the history of police brutality, Batman would be much preferred to (and more fun than) cops. But alas, the Dark Knight must have been on vacation this week because it was the officers in uniform who apprehen…
‘James Bond’ Star Roger Moore, Dies at 89
Acting legend and James Bond star Sir Roger Moore has died at the age of 89.
Jimmy Kimmel Will Be Back to Host the 90th Oscars Ceremony
Jimmy Kimmel did a fine job hosting the Oscars this year. He played it relatively safe in his opening monologue and throughout the evening, despite a few political jabs. ABC loved Kimmel’s hosting so much that they’ve even decided to bring him back for a second ye
Disney Debuts New Poster for Pixar’s ‘Coco,’ Announces First Trailer for Next Week
Pixar’s upcoming musical Coco is one of the most anticipated animated movies of the year. The movie will give the House of Mouse their first Latino star in a story about family and Mexican culture. In a typical Friday Disney news release, the studio has unveiled a new poster for the upcoming …
‘Wonder Woman’ Takes a Knee in New Gorgeous Sun-Soaked Poster
Wonder Woman may have some of the most gorgeous superhero posters of all time. The first poster, revealed last summer, saw Gal Gadot’s Diana Prince standing amongst a cloudy blue sky and pluming orange smoke. Those same burnt orange and red hues make up the visuals of the latest poster for th…