SAG-AFTRA has taken a step toward the negotiating table

SAG-AFTRA has taken a step toward the negotiating table, with its national board approving its contract proposal for a successor deal with the production companies. The performers union, which reps about 160,000 members, did not disclose any details of the package or a date for starting negotiations with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television……

via SAG-AFTRA National Board Approves Contract Proposal — Variety

AMC has officially set the return of Jimmy McGill: “Better Call Saul” Season 3.

AMC has officially set the return of Jimmy McGill: “Better Call Saul” Season 3 will premiere Monday, Apr. 10 at 10/9c. The date announcement comes shortly after releasing a promo touting the appearance of Gus Fring on “Better Call Saul,” confirming that Season 3 will bring Mike Ehrmantraut (Jonathan Banks) and Jimmy McGill (Bob Odenkirk)……

via AMC Sets Premiere Dates for ‘Better Call Saul,’ ‘Into the Badlands’ — Variety

Johnny Depp sues former business managers for 25 million.

Johnny Depp has sued his former business managers, alleging “gross misconduct” that resulted in the actor losing “tens of millions of dollars.” The managers have denied the allegations and responded that the suit is a fabrication and a result of Depp’s “profligate” spending. Depp made the allegations in a lawsuit filed Friday in state court……

via Johnny Depp Sues Former Business Managers for $25 Million — Variety

Channing Tatum and Tom Hardy Circling Paramount Crime Thriller ‘Triple Frontier’

Channing Tatum and Tom Hardy are in early talks to star in Paramount’s action thriller “Triple Frontier,” sources tell Variety. Sources indicate the deals are still being worked out as scheduling conflicts are issues for all parties involved. The studio has shown interest in the two actors since last month and while conversations have progressed, its far……

via Channing Tatum and Tom Hardy Circling Paramount Crime Thriller ‘Triple Frontier’ — Variety

Golden Globes 2017: The Ultimate Party Guide

As Hollywood welcomes the new year with its traditional awards season, the 74th annual Golden Globes kicks off 2017 with its ceremonious big bashes and plush swag lounges surrounding the show. Follow Variety‘s guide to the biggest fixtures on the entertainment calendar below. Wednesday, Jan. 4 Miss Golden Globe Social Media Luncheon – Beverly Hilton, 1 p.m….…

via Golden Globes 2017: The Ultimate Party Guide — Variety

‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ Tops Fandango List of Most Anticipated 2017 Movies

Disney-Lucasfilm’s “Star Wars Episode VIII” is the most anticipated 2017 movie, according to a fan survey conducted by Fandango. The film will open on Dec. 15, almost a year after the studio’s spinoff, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” which has topped $615 million worldwide in its first two weeks of release. Disney has the top……

via ‘Star Wars: Episode VIII’ Tops Fandango List of Most Anticipated 2017 Movies — Variety

Carrie Fisher Could Still Receive an Official Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Since Carrie Fisher died on Tuesday, the grieving process for those left behind has taken different forms — sharing photos, writing tributes and posting “Star Wars” quotes among the most popular — and, for some, the Hollywood tradition of visiting the Walk of Fame to commemorate the deceased with flowers and other mementos. Only, for Fisher,……

via Carrie Fisher Could Still Receive an Official Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame — Variety