Bill Maynard Dies: British TV And Film Actor Known For ‘Heartbeat’ Was 89

Bill Maynard Dies: British TV And Film Actor Known For ‘Heartbeat’ Was 89

British actor and comedian Bill Maynard, a cast member in five Carry On films and best known as Claude Jeremiah Greengrass in the police television series Heartbeat, has died at age 89. The cause of death was not revealed. Maynard was known for his wild off-stage life, sharing similarities with his grizzled Heartbeat television character. At one point, he was known as the highest-paid TV comic in Britain, but did not take good care of his finances. He then retreated to…Read full story

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Uwe Boll Threatens Legal Action Against ‘Rampage’, Demands Warner Bros. Change The Title

Uwe Boll Threatens Legal Action Against ‘Rampage’, Demands Warner Bros. Change The Title

Known for adapting video games for film, Uwe Boll isn’t too happy with Warner Bros. and New Line’s upcoming action pic Rampage starring Dwayne Johnson. The German director released a Rampage trilogy of his own starting in 2009 and in a statement released on his website, it is said he is pursuing legal action against the studio for “using his brand.” Boll released his first Rampage movie in 2009 which was followed by 2014’s Rampage: Capital Punishment and 2016’s Rampage: Pr…Read full story

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Original Content podcast: We drop by Netflix’s ‘Terrace House’

Original Content podcast: We drop by Netflix’s ‘Terrace House’

Terrace House is a tough show to explain. Like The Real World and other reality TV, the show puts a group of strangers together in a house. But that’s about where the similarities end. On Terrace House, most of the cast members genuinely seem to be rooting for each other. And while there’s still drama, it’s scaled way back, so that passive aggressive remarks about soup can end up dominating an episode. Darrell’s a big fan, so on this week’s episode of the Original Content podcast, we checked out the…

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