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Will Smith in Concussion

Sarah Posted by Sarah at December 23, 2015 17:21:25 December 23, 2015 17:21:25
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What a wasted opportunity. Concussion could have been such a kick in the nuts to the NFL. It’s produced by Sony, like the one studio in no way connected to the NFL either through advertising or broadcasting contracts, and Sony took enough of a “come at me, bro” attitude with this movie to use the NFL and all team logos without permission, pretty much daring the league to sue them. Full Story

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Will Smith for President?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 26, 2015 18:16:03 November 26, 2015 18:16:03

Will Smith is promoting Concussion. He’s been featured in multiple interviews this week and, unfortunately, most of them don’t feature Samuel L Jackson. Concussion is the true story of neuropathologist Dr Bennet Omalu’s work exposing what playing American style football can do a player’s brain based on a 2009 investigate report in GQ Magazine written by Jeanne Marie Laskas. Full Story

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Dear Gossips,

When you have a few minutes today, please read The Hollywood Reporter’s Actors Roundtable featuring Samuel L Jackson, Michael Caine, Mark Ruffalo, Will Smith, Benicio Del Toro, and Joel Edgerton. It’ll take 5, maybe 6, tops.  Read Full Intro

Will it be Will?

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 16, 2015 21:14:07 November 16, 2015 21:14:07
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PEOPLE Magazine will announce the 2015 Sexiest Man Alive tomorrow. As you know, every year I make a prediction. As I mentioned last week, this year my prediction is Will Smith. Will, despite all his box office success, has never held the title. And the timing seems right, non? Concussion premiered at AFI Fest last week Full Story

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My prediction is Will Smith

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 11, 2015 16:13:25 November 11, 2015 16:13:25
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Will Smith’s Concussion premiered at AFI Fest last night. It’s the true story of Dr Bennet Omalu’s work to identify Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, “scientific evidence that the kind of repeated blows to the head sustained in football could cause severe, debilitating brain damage”. Full Story

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Concussion could be American Sniper?

Joanna Posted by Joanna at September 30, 2015 20:15:20 September 30, 2015 20:15:20

The New York Film Festival is underway and TIFF just wrapped but AFI Fest is betting big on the stars. Having already secured the premieres and awards season campaign launches of the Brange's By the Sea and the Brad Pitt-Ryan Gosling-Christian Bale-Steve Carell-led The Big Short Full Story

Will Smith takes on the NFL to get an Oscar

Sarah Posted by Sarah at September 1, 2015 17:24:34 September 1, 2015 17:24:34

Yesterday the trailer for Will Smith’s football/head injury movie, creatively titled Concussion, dropped its first trailer, marking its entry into award season. Smith stars as Dr. Bennet Omalu, the man who discovered Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy, or CTE, which is the brain disease that sets in after repetitive concussions and head injuries. Full Story

Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Dear Gossips,

As mentioned yesterday, since it was a long weekend in most of Canada, we gave the site a mini-facelift. Because of this, you may need to refresh your browser a couple of times for the changes to take effect. Also, if you subscribe to the newsletter, that will be restored tomorrow.  Read Full Intro

Suicide Squad, no Joker

Lainey Posted by Lainey at July 13, 2015 16:00:13 July 13, 2015 16:00:13
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Nerd Herd orgasms all weekend. Sarah’s already covered the Star Wars panel, and the Justice League, and then the dorks got all horny about the Suicide Squad appearance. Minus one. I don’t have a PhD in Geek so I’m not here to tell you what character is true to what character and how faithful this will be to the comics etc. Full Story

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Jada talks about Tupac

Lainey Posted by Lainey at June 5, 2015 14:10:53 June 5, 2015 14:10:53
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Jada Pinkett Smith went on Howard Stern this week and most of the coverage has been about what she said about her marriage and the word “open”. She said she’s not his “watcher”. That she trusts him. That they have a great relationship. And, yeah, he’s attracted to other women but he loves her and he’s mature. Full Story

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