Category Archives: Film & TV

Mr. Feeny Stopped a Would-Be Burglar in Their Tracks

When you think of tough guy actors, William Daniels probably doesn’t immediately come to mind. Best known for his roles in “The Graduate” and “Knight Rider” — and, of course, the iconic Mr. Feeny on “Boy Meets World” — Daniels is typically seen as prim and proper with a kind disposition.

So when a burglar entered the home that Daniels shares with his wife of nearly 70 years, actress Bonnie Bartlett, the crook probably thought the job would be a no-brainer. Imagine the thief’s surprise when the pair awoke to the sound of shattering glass, scaring the intruder away. Continue reading

Netflix Show Helps Homeowners Transform Airbnb Duds Into Vacation Marvels

The popularity of Airbnb — the site that allows would-be travelers to find more personalized lodgings on the cheap and lets homeowners rent out their spaces to bring in extra income — only continues to grow. And now, there’s even a show that is all about making the most out of this side hustle. Netflix’s “Stay Here,” hosted by Genevieve Gorder from “Trading Spaces,” is all about transforming underperforming Airbnb rentals into the most popular vacation destinations on the platform.

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Creators Of Avatar: The Last Airbender To Work On New, Live-Action Show

If you grew up in the 90s, then you were raised on classic shows like "Power Rangers" and "Legends of the Hidden Temple." But if you grew up in the Aughts, there was "Avatar: The Last Airbender." Now, fans of that animated series have a new live-action show to look forward to.

It’s official: Netflix has announced the upcoming release of a live-action Avatar: The Last Airbender series. More importantly, this new adaptation will be overseen by the show’s original co-creators, Michael Dante DiMartino and Bryan Konietzko. 

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Mark Burnett’s ‘The Contender’ with Andre Ward Sets Premiere Date/Announces Fighters

12-Episode Boxing Competition Series Set to Premiere on August 24

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*LOS ANGELES – Premium pay television network EPIX® has announced the 16 fighters who will be facing off with one another for the championship belt on the revival of boxing franchise series The Contender this fall.

The highly anticipated 12-episode season, from MGM Television and Paramount Television, will premiere on EPIX on Aug. 24, 2018 at 10 PM ET/PT.

Hosted by undefeated boxing champion Andre “Son of God” Ward, the first-of-its-kind competitive documentary series for the network will feature 16 fighters pushing their limits in grueling elimination-style fights and testing their grit and determination to achieve their boxing dreams. The fighters will be overseen by legendary boxing coach Freddie Roach, and renowned Philadelphia trainer Naazim Richardson.

“The Contender takes unscripted TV to its grittiest.  It has incredible professional fighters and real professional fights.  The edge of your seat drama and true stories sets a tone that our audiences will be expecting and I love it,” said Mark Burnett, President of MGM Television.

 “With this new iteration of The Contender, the focus is on the gritty, personal stories of the fighters battling for boxing glory,” said Michael Wright, President, EPIX. “It was important for us to find individuals who not only displayed the boxing chops and resilience in the ring, but who also showed a depth of heart and humor outside of it. Our 16 fighters are vivacious, tough, funny, sensitive, driven and inspiring, and we are excited for our fans to get to know their stories and root for them inside the ring and out.”

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On ‘The Real’: Is Emotional Cheating a Problem? + Tamera’s Friend Zone Tips

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*Today, Friday, June 8, the ladies of The Real celebrate Fri-Yay! They also discuss whether you should change your name for a job opportunity.

Plus, is emotional cheating really cheating if there is no intimacy involved? The hosts agree that having feelings for someone can only lead to being physical.

Later the women wonder how much money they would let come between a friendship. And co-host Tamera Mowry-Housley shares tips on how to put someone back in the friend zone.

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On ‘The Real’: Tamera Wanted a Mini Her + Loni Gets a Surprise Visit?

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*On Monday, June 4, the hosts of The Real talk about the kind of things that make their skin crawl. Plus, would it bother you if someone said your child looked more like their father? Co-host Tamera Mowry-Housley reveals she prayed for a mini her. The ladies also discuss who would be their life partner in a marriage pact, and Loni Love makes a surprising reveal about hers.

Later, actress Logan Browning visits to talk about her show, Dear White People. Also in a heartfelt confession, she reveals her biggest insecurity and encourages viewers to love their flaws.

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Singers Wanted: Open Auditions for ‘The Voice’ Coming to Town this Summer!

THE VOICE — Season: 14 — Pictured: (l-r) Adam Levine, Kelly Clarkson, Blake Shelton, Alicia Keys — (Photo by: Art Streiber/NBC)

*Honey chile listen up, this may be your time to shine! We just learned that NBC’s ‘The Voice — the hottest singing competition on TV — with four of the most successful recording artists (Alicia Keys, Adam Levine, Kelly Clarkson and Blake Shelton) serving as coaches, is hitting the road this summer and wants to audition bad-ass talent at their OPEN CALL AUDITIONS!

Does this sound like you?

If so, hurry and brush up on those vocal chords — after all, you don’t want to end up like Adele and Sza.

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The show is searching for solo artists and duos that perform all types of music: pop, rock, R&B, hip-hop, alternative, Latin, country, blues, indie.

The requirements include being legally present in the U. S., must over the age of 13,  and meet all other eligibility requirements.

So far they are set to travel to the following locations. Good luck! Continue reading