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  1. ‘Grey’s Anatomy’ Star Giacomo Gianniotti Gets Filthy for Tough Mudder

    03.28 / 12:14 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    From a surgeon to a Navy SEAL elite team, these actors’ characters have some of the toughest jobs in the world, but the stars themselves proved they can also survive the grind by completing the infamous Tough Mudder race on Saturday at the Glen Helen Raceway in San Bernadino, California. “Grey’s Anatomy” actor Giacomo Gianniotti, who plays Dr. Andrew DeLuca on ABC’s ShondaLand drama, led a team fundraising for My Friend’s Place, a Los Angeles-based …
  2. STX Entertainment Struggles With Flops, Executive Exits and a Shift in Strategy (Exclusive)

    03.28 / 12:14 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    One year after unveiling an ambitious slate at CinemaCon in Las Vegas, STX Entertainment is returning on Tuesday despite struggling with a series of creative and business setbacks. After promising an aggressive push into producing 12-15 movies per year, Robert Simonds’ upstart indie studio has made only six original productions in the past two years, with the rest of its releases coming from acquisitions. Movies like “Edge of Seventeen” and “The Space Between…
  3. ‘Jumanji’ Trailer Debut: Video Game Replaces Board Game in Dwayne Johnson Reboot

    03.28 / 12:14 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” came into focus on Monday at Sony Pictures’ CinemaCon 2017 opening night presentation. The original hit was about a board game that opened a portal to an alternate, wild universe — and the modern reboot swaps that board game for a classic, ’90s-era video game console. A group of misbehaving teens find the console during a detention session in their high school and are transported into the game itself where they take on…
  4. ‘Spider-Man: Homecoming’ Trailer Teases Vulture’s Ties to ‘Avengers’ (Video)

    03.28 / 12:14 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    CimemaCon 2017 got a sneak peek at the latest “Spider-Man: Homecoming” trailer, which hits tomorrow morning. It contains a bit more information about Michael Keaton’s motives as villain The Vulture — specifically that he might be part of a rag-tag group hired to clean-up after all the damage from prior Marvel movies, like the alien monster from the first “Avengers” installment. Director Jon Watts teased the big reveal Monday night ahead of the…
  5. Sony Film Head Debuts ‘Blade Runner 2049’ Trailer, Disses Competition: ‘Netflix My Ass’

    03.28 / 12:14 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    After screening an incredible trailer for “Blade Runner 2049,” Sony’s Motion Picture Group Chairman Tom Rothman took a swipe at Netflix. “Netflix my ass,” Rothman said, referring to the scope of the film. “Let’s see you watch this on that.” Rothman was referring to the experience of watching the trailer on the big screen at CinemaCon 2017. In his defense, he was certainly preaching to the choir, as the convention is the annual gathering of …
  6. Mike Tyson Has 74 Pigeons – and He Can Tell Them All Apart

    03.23 / 23:04 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Mike Tyson currently has 74 pigeons, and yes, he can tell the difference between all of them, the former heavyweight champion of the world told TheWrap during a recent interview. Why did that even come up, you ask? Well, Tyson was talking about his lifelong love of birds, which recently took him to South America’s Republic of Suriname to film an episode of Fusion’s “Outpost.” On his “Wild Coast” episode of the program, Tyson traveled to learn about the…
  7. Amy Schumer Exits Live-Action ‘Barbie’ Movie

    03.23 / 23:04 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Amy Schumer has dropped out of Sony’s live-action “Barbie” due to scheduling conflicts, TheWrap has learned. In December, it was announced the comedian would play Mattel’s iconic doll in a movie that will follow the title character as she gets kicked out of Barbieland for not being perfect enough and ends up in the real world. The PG-rated movie was expected to hit theaters in the summer of 2018. Production for the big screen adaptation was expected to start this s…
  8. Mario Lopez to Host CBS ‘Candy Crush’ Game Show

    03.23 / 23:04 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Mario Lopez is set to host the live-action CBS game show “Candy Crush,” the presenter announced on Thursday. The hour-long game show based on the hit mobile game will premiere on July 9. The show will see teams of two people use their wits and physical agility to compete on enormous, interactive game boards. They will use their entire bodies to swing, slide and swipe to make matches in order to conquer Candy Crush and be crowned the champions. Also Read: CBS Reveals Summer …
  9. Adrien Brody Joins ‘Peaky Blinders’ Season 4 Cast in Unknown Role

    03.23 / 23:04 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Oscar winner Adrien Brody will be joining the cast of “Peaky Blinders” Season 4, TheWrap has learned. It’s unclear what character he’ll play, as it’s currently being kept under wraps, but creator Steven Knight said he’s going to be a “formidable presence.” “He genuinely was the actor in my head when I wrote the part. I’m sure he will be a formidable presence in the world of the ‘Peaky Blinders,'” he said in a statement …
  10. ‘Rehab Addict’ Star Says She’s Been ‘Threatened and Harassed’ After Being Sued Over $2 Pro

    03.23 / 23:04 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Nicole Curtis has fired back, after being sued by the city of Minneapolis over a property that she reportedly bought for $2 (and that’s no typo). Curtis, star of HGTV’s “Rehab Addict,” took to Facebook on Thursday to fire off an angry post claiming that she’s been “threatened and harassed regarding our work in Minneapolis” for the past two years. “I fight for the underdog -always have, always will-never one to schmooze and for the past two…