Daily Archives: May 21, 2018

Barack and Michelle Obama Sign Production Deal With Netflix

Netflix has signed a deal with Barack and Michelle Obama. In a tweet, the streaming service says the former President and First Lady have entered a “multi-year agreement to produce films and series for Netflix, potentially including scripted series, unscripted series, docu-series, documentaries, and features.” Earlier this year, Barack joined David Letterman on his new interview program and told a ...

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Wiki and Lil Ugly Mane Indicate Secret Circle Broke Up Over Antwon’s Treatment of Women

On May 17, producer/rapper Lil Ugly Mane announced on Twitter that Secret Circle—his group with New York rapper Wiki and Bay Area rapper Antwon—was no more. The reasons given were vague. “The songs we made don’t mean shit anymore,” he wrote. “My heart is broken. But I won’t stand by and act like everything is okay.” He added, “I would ...

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Italy’s Vivo Film to Produce Abel Ferrara’s ‘Siberia’, Other New Films (EXCLUSIVE)

Vivo Film, Italian indie known for recent standout titles such as “Nico, 1988” and “Daughter of Mine,” has boarded Abel Ferrara’s long-gestating “Siberia” as its main producer. The Rome-based shingle headed by Marta Donzelli and Gregorio Paonessa also has several pics by emerging Italian directors in the pipeline including “Dafne,” a drama centered around a young woman who suffers from Down syndrome ...

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Hear Goldfrapp, Dave Gahan's Dark New Collaboration, 'Ocean'

Depeche Mode frontman Dave Gahan sings some typically moody melodies on a new version of Goldfrapp’s "Ocean" that recasts the song as a duet with the group’s Alison Goldfrapp. The group originally issued the dusky, electro-pop song last year on their Silver Eye album. This version runs 20 seconds shorter and finds the Depeche Mode baritone adding a little warmth ...

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