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Daisy Edgar Jones is ready yet again to take on another bestselling novel with her latest role. The Normal People star has been recently cast for this movie. She was busy shooting to prominence during the 2020 lockdown for starring opposite Paul Mescal in the screen adaptation of Sally Rooney’s coming-of-age novel about love, sex, class, friendship and mental health. The adaptation will be developed into a movie and has already been assigned its lead cast…

On Tuesday’s episode of The Ellen DeGeneres Show, Dax Shepard opened up to Ellen DeGeneres about going public about his recent relapse with his sobriety. In September, Shepard shared on his podcast Armchair Expert that after 16 years of sobriety, he relapsed with narcotic drugs, specifically Vicodin, for roughly eight weeks. The relapse came after Shephard suffered a motorcycle accident in August, after which he struggled to come clean to his wife Kristen Bell and…

If you are the regular viewer of State Farm commercials, you must have noticed a change in it. Brain wires crossed? No need to stress upon anything. Just the thing is original Jake has been replaced by new Jake in the ad commercials. Let’s say ‘hi’ to former Jake from State Farm! Jake Stone, an employee of real State Farm, who availed the services of State Farm and in return, became the brand ambassador of…

It seemed for years that Joaquin Phoenix would never consider being a part of a comic book adaptation but to our surprise, he actually did appear in an episode of Superboy as a Herculean high schooler and is also known to pass on two different roles in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This was the new Hulk followed by Doctor Strange and then Joker came into the picture to change his destiny. The now 46-year-old’s performance…

Just a warning before you dive into the read: Spoilers are awaiting you. So, if you haven’t watched Promising Young Woman yet then consider withdrawing. The finale of the black comedy and thriller from Season 2 Killing Eve showrunner Emerald Fennell was enthralling and all the more exciting with a jaw-dropping and dark ending. We couldn’t possibly believe that it just happened in terms of the big twist that went down at Al Monroe’s Bachelor…

WandaVision Episode 3 continues the Disney+ streaming superhero TV drama miniseries. As mentioned in our previous review, WandaVision is the first time Marvel Studios has spun off the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) characters into a TV series. Anyone familiar with the MCU – isn’t that everyone? – will be aware of its interconnectivity and perhaps that’s where WandaVision (so far) has held back in favour of a very fanciful storytelling artifice. The first two episodes…

In the recent episode of WandaVision, we witness Wanda played by Elizabeth Olsen transforming her black-and-white world into a living color that is still pretty much dominated by the color red. That is understood as she is Scarlett Witch after all! With the color transformation, Wanda and Vision’s has also transformed into a near-identical rendition of the famous Brady residence with both of them preparing for Wanda to give birth. Vision’s calculations also prove to…

SANTA CRUZ-As the annual Clam Chowder Cook-Off will begin for its 40th year, Santa Cruzans will be as pleased as a clam to see that the tradition continues on despite the pandemic. The Chowder Cook-Off this year is going to be a bit different like it was in the universe of COVID-19. The 40th celebration will be a take-out format for consumers to eat at home in an attempt to continue flattening the curve. “The…

In its second weekend with an estimated $2 million, Liam Neeson’s adventure thriller The Marksman remained atop the languishing domestic box office. As most Hollywood studios continue to delay their high-profile titles in the wake of COVID-19 and ongoing theatre closures, even in the top 10 moviegoing markets, there have been no major wide releases. This month, while smaller markets have reopened, it hasn’t made much of a dent. According to Comscore, January ticket prices…

In late spring, but with one very notable exception, the HBO revival of Sex and the City is due to enter production. One of the four main characters will not appear in the upcoming season, titled And Just Like That and executive produced by Michael Patrick King. The new story would not have Samantha Jones, who played Kim Cattrall in the original series and the two SATC films. One fan said Samantha wouldn’t come back…