Matt Singer is the managing editor and film critic of the website ScreenCrush.com. For five years, he was the on-air host of IFC News on the Independent Film Channel, hosting coverage of film festivals and red carpets around the world. He’s been a frequent contributor to the television shows CBS This Morning Saturday and Ebert Presents At the Movies, and his writing has also appeared in print and online at The Village Voice, The Dissolve, and Indiewire.
Fred Willard, Comedy Legend, Dies at 86
Willard appeared in ‘Best in Show,’ ‘Waiting For Guffman,’ and many more.
Brian Dennehy, Star of Stage and Screen For Over 40 Years, Dies at 81
Dennehy’s career last for more than half a century and included roles in ‘First Blood’ and ‘Tommy Boy.’
Tom Hanks and Rita Wilson Test Positive For Coronavirus
Hanks posted an update confirming the diagnosis on Instagram.
‘The Mandalorian’ Will Return For Season 2 in Fall 2020
Jon Favreau has spoken.
Peter Fonda, ‘Easy Rider’ Star and Hollywood Icon, Dies at 79
Fonda died after a battle with lung cancer.
Doris Day, Legendary Actress and Singer, Dies at 97
Day was one of the great stars of Hollywood’s Golden Age, appearing in films like ‘Pillow Talk,’
Charges Against Jussie Smollett Dropped
The ‘Empire’ star had been arrested for making false police reports, but now the Cook County State Attorney’s Office has decided to drop the case.
‘Jeopardy’s Alex Trebek Diagnosed With Cancer
Trebek announced his diagnosis — and vowed to keep working even as he receives treatment.
Penny Marshall, Iconic Comedian and Film and TV Director, Dies at 75
The ‘Laverne and Shirley’ actress and ‘League of Their Own’ filmmaker died following complications from diabetes.
Stan Lee, Co-Creator of Spider-Man and the Avengers, Dies at 95
“Stan the Man” was the face of Marvel for decades.
“Better Call Saul” Actor Cut Off His Own Hand, Lied About Being a War Veteran To Get Work
Todd Latourrette, who has appeared in several films and television shows cut off his own hand years ago, then lied about it.
Bill Cosby Sentenced to Three to 10 Years in State Prison
‘The Cosby Show’ star is going to jail for a 2004 sexual assault.
The Disney-Fox Merger Is Official
Shareholders approved the sale of Fox’s movie and TV assets to Disney, which could have huge repercussions throughout Hollywood.
Roseanne Barr Releases Bizarre ‘Explanation’ Video of Racist Tweets
“I thought the b— was white!” Barr screams in a new video released on YouTube.