Saturday Night Live CANCELS live audience and limits cast and crew on set due to COVID-19 outbreak

Saturday Night Live canceled their live audience for tonight’s show with Paul Rudd hosting and musical guest Charli XCX bowed out of her scheduled performance due to the limited number of people permitted on the set following an outbreak of positive COVID-19 cases.  The weekly sketch comedy show was on the verge of shelving the … Read more

‘SNL’ Ditches Live Audience, Limits Cast And Crew Amid Omicron

NEW YORK (AP) — People’s Sexiest Man Alive of 2021 is set to be inducted into the vaunted Five-Timers Club on “Saturday Night Live,” but the surging omicron variant of the coronavirus means there won’t be a live audience to see it happen. The long-running sketch comedy show announced on social media Saturday afternoon that … Read more

Alec Baldwin Fatal Shooting Crew Member Ordered By Judge To Meeting With State Officials – Deadline

A New Mexico judge has ordered that the First Assistant Director at the heart of the fatal shooting by Alec Baldwin of Rust cinematographer Halyna Hutchins can’t avoid any more sitting down with the state investigators. District Court Judge Bryan Biedscheid yesterday granted the Land of Enchantment state Environment Department request for a subpoena for David Halls. After apparently ducking … Read more

Alec Baldwin Shares Letter From ‘Rust’ Crew Members Defending Working Conditions

Actor Alec Baldwin shared an open letter signed by 25 cast and crew members from “Rust” defending the production against reports of unsafe working conditions and employee walk-offs prior to the fatal shooting on set in October. “We, the undersigned, believe the public narrative surrounding our workplace tragedy to be inadequate and wish to express … Read more

Security Guard Dies From Gunshot Sustained During Oakland TV Crew Robbery – Update – Deadline

UPDATE: A security guard who was protecting a TV crew before being shot has died. The guard, a retired police officer, was hired to protect KRON4 reporters at the scene of an armed robbery. He was attacked when one of 12 robbers tried to take the crew’s cameras. Kevin Nishita was a father of two … Read more

Two Shot In Oakland As TV Crew Covering Robbery Becomes A Target – Deadline

An unnamed security guard and an unidentified Berkeley man were shot in Oakland on Wednesday, as a TV crew for KRON4 was targeted for robbery while filming, the Bay Area news station reports. Ironically, the crew found itself targeted by armed robbers while reporting on another in a string of smash-and-grab thefts at Oakland clothing … Read more

‘Rust’ crew member sues Alec Baldwin, others over fatal shooting of Halyna Hutchins – National

The head of lighting on the film “Rust” filed a lawsuit Wednesday over Alec Baldwin’s fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins on the New Mexico set of the Western, alleging negligence that caused him “severe emotional distress” that will haunt him forever. Serge Svetnoy said in the suit that the bullet that killed his … Read more

‘Rust’ crew member sues Alec Baldwin, armorer and assistant director over fatal shooting on set

The first lawsuit has been filed in the Rust shooting. While the Santa Fe County Sheriff’s department continues its investigation into the fatal shooting of cinematographer Halyna Hutchins by Alec Baldwin, the film’s gaffer Serge Svetnoy filed a complaint of “general negligence” against the actor/producer, armorer Hannah Gutierrez-Reed, assistant director Dave Halls, prop master Sarah … Read more

Stranger Things 4 Teaser Reveals Terrifying Spring Break for Eleven and the Hawkins Crew

Fans get a sneak peek at the Byers adjusting to life in California, as Eleven plans to reunite with Mike. “Stranger Things” dropped another teaser for its fourth season on Saturday, which Netflix designated “Stranger Things Day,” as November 6 is the date in 1983 that Will Byers disappeared into the Upside-Down. In the clip, … Read more