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Report: 'On My Block' Stars In 'Fierce' Contract Renegotiations, Seeking Salary Raise Comparable To '13 Reasons Why' Cast

According to a new report, the four young leads of Netflix's On My Block are in "fierce" contract renegotiations ahead of the show's third season. The Hollywood Reporter says Sierra Capri, Diego Tinoco, Jason Genao and Brett Gray "are seeking salary raises that would take them from the $20,000-per-episode fee they earned for the first two seasons to bumps that are comparable with the...

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'A Girl From Mogadishu' Trailer: Aja Naomi King Stars As Real-Life Somali Refugee And Gender-Based Violence Activist

Ahead of its premiere at the Galway Film Fleadh, the first trailer has been released for A Girl from Mogadishu starring How to Get Away With Murder actress Aja Naomi King. An Irish-Belgian co-production, it screened back at the Virgin Media Dublin International Film Festival in February and is also screening at the Edinburgh International Film Festival. It is based on the true story...

Film,News

Gugu Mbatha-Raw To Star As Pioneering Jamaican Nurse Mary Seacole In Upcoming Period Drama Film

It has been announced that Gugu Mbatha-Raw will star in an upcoming period drama that will launch producer Billy Peterson's Racing Green Pictures. The film, Seacole, is about Mary Seacole, "a pioneering Jamaican nurse who cared for wounded British soldiers during the Crimean War and found herself at odds with Florence Nightingale," per Variety, who broke the news of this story...

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Crew Member Stabbed On Set Of Anne Hathaway And Octavia Spencer's 'The Witches' Remake

A crew member for Warner Bros.' The Witches was stabbed Tuesday in the UK. According to Deadline, the crew member was stabbed in a "confrontation with a co-worker." The man was taken to the hospital and the suspect was arrested. The suspect has been released on bond and is due in court on July 17. Right now, it is unknown if cast members, including Anne Hathaway and Octavia Spencer,...

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'Pose' Co-Leads Television Critics Association Award Nominations, 'When They See Us' Also Gets Major Nods

The Television Critics Association (TCA) announced the nominees for their 2019 awards Wednesday. TCA nominees compete for accolades across different categories honoring outstanding achievements in news and information, youth, reality, drama, comedy, miniseries, and sketch/variety shows. The winners will be announced at the invitation-only ceremony, hosted by Desus & Mero, on...