Kori McKay

Ousted Recording Academy CEO says she has “evidence” of Grammy nomination rigging

ABC NewsTuesday on ABC’s Good Morning America, ousted Recording Academy CEO Deborah Dugan told her side of the story in a contentious debate that’s roiled the music industry just days before the Grammy Awards. Dugan claims she was pushed out after exposing alleged sexual harassment, nomination rigging, and what she described as a toxic “boy’s…read more »

‘Captain Marvel 2’ is taking off

Marvel Studios(LOS ANGELES) — Disney/Marvel is officially moving forward with a sequel to its blockbuster Captain Marvel, according to The Hollywood Reporter.  Details have yet to be revealed, except that the new story will reportedly shift from the 1990s to the present day.  Megan McDonnell — a staff writer on WandaVision, the forthcoming Disney+ series…read more »

Rosario Dawson nabs new lead role in DC Comics-based series pilot ‘DMZ’

Dawson and Mike Colter in “Luke Cage”-Myles Aronowitz/Netflix(LOS ANGELES) — Rosario Dawson has jumped from the Marvel Cinematic Universe to the live-action DC universe. According to Variety, Dawson has been cast as the lead in the upcoming HBO Max pilot DMZ. As previously noted, Ava DuVernay is already on board to direct and Roberto Patino will serve as showrunner. DMZ, based on…read more »

Facebook Watch renews Jada Pinkett Smith’s ‘Red Table Talk’ and adds spinoff, ‘Red Table Talk: The Estefans’

Photo: Stan Evans/Facebook Watch(LOS ANGELES) — Thanks to Facebook Watch, Jada Pinkett Smith’s Red Table Talk is sticking around for another three years. In an announcement on Wednesday, Facebook Watch shared that they have signed a three-year deal for Red Table Talk with with Smith and Westbrook Studios. The renewal will keep the Emmy-nominated series streaming exclusively on the platform…read more »

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