E. Oliver Whitney is a senior editor at ScreenCrush. When not talking Game of Thrones theories or waiting for the next Terrence Malick film, they* are probably having an SVU marathon. They were formerly an entertainment editor at The Huffington Post and have written for Variety, New York magazine, Indiewire, Moviefone, and Backstage. *E. Oliver Whitney uses gender-neutral pronouns they, them, theirs.
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Netflix Has Already Ordered a ‘Bright’ Sequel With Will Smith Despite Bad Reviews
The Will Smith buddy cop fantasy ‘Bright’ has already gotten a sequel order ahead of its debut on Netflix, and despite terrible reviews.
Weekend Box Office: ‘The Last Jedi’ Dominates With Second-Largest Opening Ever
‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ has the second biggest opening weekend at the box office of all time, following shortly behind ‘The Force Awakens.’
Terry Crews Reveals He Was Sexually Assaulted By a ‘High-Level’ Hollywood Exec
In light of the Harvey Weinstein allegations, the ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ actor speaks out about being groped by a Hollywood exec.
Sylvester Stallone Will Direct, Write, and Produce ‘Creed 2’
Sly will write, direct, produce, and co-star in the highly-anticipated ‘Creed’ sequel alongside star Michael B. Jordan.
Donald Glover Makes Emmys History Winning Outstanding Lead Actor and Director in a Comedy …
Donald Glover became the first black director to win an Emmy for a Comedy Series, and the first black lead comedy actor to win in over 30 years.
‘Detroit’ Review: Kathryn Bigelow’s Harrowing, Taut Historical Drama Isn’t Sure What It Wa…
Shortly after midnight on June 25, 1967, shots were heard outside of the Algiers Motel in Detroit, Michigan. A group of state and local policemen and National Guardsmen entered the motel looking for an alleged sniper. The night ended with three black teenagers dead and nine others brutally beaten. T…
Sylvester Stallone Shows Off Handwritten Pages of ‘Creed 2’ Script
Sylvester Stallone may have said Creed was his last outing as Rocky, but based on how many times he’s said that before, we know not to trust it. As Creed 2 is slowly coming along, Stallone might have an even bigger role in the boxing sequel than his on-screen character.
‘Girls Trip’ Review: The Filthiest and Funniest Comedy of the Summer
Four women, one weekend, a lot of alcohol, and more dick jokes than you can count. It’s the perfect recipe for a raunchy comedy, and makes Girls Trip the funniest, filthiest, and most feminist comedy of the summer. It’s the latest in a growing subgenre of R-rated female-led comedies, m…
Meet Alexandra Grey, the 2016 Breakout TV Star of ‘Transparent’ and ‘Drunk History’
'Transparent' and 'Drunk History' actress Alexandra Grey discusses the importance of showing an abundance of trans actors onscreen and how her real-life experiences have informed her characters.
Mariah Carey’s ‘The House’ Costar Says She Was Super Difficult To Work With
Celebrities, they can be picky. Maybe their contract requires all the yellow Skittles to be picked out of the candy dish, or that their dressing room has one specific brand of sparkling water at all times. I’ll never forget the story my mom would always recount about the time she worked with …