Noah Mills Enlists In ‘For God And Country’; Lyric Lewis Joins NBC’s Seth Meyers Pilot

Noah Mills Enlists In ‘For God And Country’; Lyric Lewis Joins NBC’s Seth Meyers Pilot

Noah Mills has joined the cast of For God And Country, NBC’s military drama pilot from writer/executive producer Dean Georgaris, Keshet Studios and Universal TV. Anne Heche and Mike Vogel star in the project, described as a heart-pounding look into the complex world of our bravest military heroes who make personal sacrifices while executing the most challenging and dangerous missions behind enemy lines. Mills will play Joseph J McGuire, the fourth member of ISA Special…Read full story

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Supreme Court weighs a constitutional right to social media access

Supreme Court weighs a constitutional right to social media access

Does everyone have the legal right to access social media, regardless of past sins?  The Supreme Court heard arguments Wednesday on the constitutionality of a North Carolina law barring convicted sex offenders from accessing social media platforms also used by children. Lawyers advocating on behalf of one such offender, Lester Packingham, argued to the court that Facebook is so integral to everyday life that depriving an individual of access violates his or her First Amendment rights.  That’s right: We’re at a point where Facebook access may soon be considered a…

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‘Overwatch’ update buffs Bastion and introduces custom game browser

‘Overwatch’ update buffs Bastion and introduces custom game browser

Overwatch‘s latest patch introduced a handful of changes, including buffs to several heroes, additions to Capture the Flag and new customization options for controls and games. Patch 1.8 came to all platforms today bringing buffs to make Bastion a more versatile hero, customization options for targeting sensitivity on certain heroes’ abilities, a custom game browser and a persistent capture the flag mode with brand new maps. SEE ALSO: ‘Overwatch’ players create terrifying custom game inspired by ‘Predator’ Custom game browser The new custom game browser allows the Overwatch community to…

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‘Rebel In The Rye’ Acquired By IFC Films

‘Rebel In The Rye’ Acquired By IFC Films

IFC Films has acquired North American rights to Rebel In The Rye, writer-director Danny Strong’s movie about the early life of J.D. Salinger. Nicholas Hoult stars as the author and the cast includes Kevin Spacey, Sarah Paulson, Zoey Deutch, Victor Garber, Hope Davis and Lucy Boynton. A fall release is in the works for the pic, which centers on the start of Salinger’s writing career while studying at Columbia under the mentorship of his professor Whit Burnett (Spacey), and…Read full story

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Warren Beatty To Academy President: “Publicly Clarify What Happened As Soon As Possible”

Warren Beatty To Academy President: “Publicly Clarify What Happened As Soon As Possible”

Another day, another statement from a party involved in the Mother of All Oscar Screw-ups. Warren Beatty, who was onstage to present the Best Picture trophy when everything fell apart, today called out Academy President Cheryl Boone Isaacs to explain the snafu. Like now. “Rather than for me to respond to questions from the press about the Academy ceremony,” he said in a statement to the Associated Press, “I feel it would be more appropriate for the president of the…Read full story

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