September 9th, 2021

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Carpool Karaoke featuring Camila Cabello, Billy Porter & Idina Menzel

James Corden and his fellow Cinderella co-stars Camila Cabello, Billy Porter & Idina Menzel carpool to the premiere of the film.



Idina talks about her infamous OSCAR moment, Camila gushes about her first date with Shawn Mendes and Billy talks about wanting to become the male Whitney Houston and the importance of representation.

(01:14) Mama Mia by ABBA
(04:10) Let It Go by Adele Dazeem lol
(06:38) Million to One by Camila Cabello (ONTD's favorite song)
(08:48) Defying Gravity by Idina Menzel & Kristin Chenoweth
(12:10) And I Am Telling You I'm Not Going by Jennifer Hudson (I'm guessing that they couldn't clear a Whitney track to follow the storyline)



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Beijing to ban 'SHANG-CHI' due to their portrayal of 'racist villain'.



- China's Communist Party's censors are yet to approve it but they've said that they will not premiere 'SHANG-CHI ANT THE LEGEND OF THE TEN RINGS' due to the 'racist archetype' villain and the similarity of Tony Leung's character to racist comic villain Fu-Manchu.

- People are calling bullshit since the character is far different from Fu-Manchu (In the original comics Fu Manchu had a yellowface-like design and Shang-Chi was born after Fu Manchu selected a “perfect” white American woman to bear his children, echoing his mission to “kill the white man and take his women”) and think this is an excuse and China's real reason lays in the film portrayal of characters migrating away from the country to the US.

- In case you don't know about China's film ban, New Rockstars has a great video about it, but basically every year they only premiere 34 international films in China, and they must not contain:

  1. Basically anything that promotes resistance to the law, so protests are a no-no.

  2. Insulting ethnic cultural traditions of China.

  3. Advocating other religions, superstitions or magic, which includes witchcraft, ghosts and demonic possession aka 'Chinese-no-ghost-rule'. So no Mephisto ever in China.

  4. Pornography (duh).

  5. Homosexuality. They've even started to ban 'effeminate pop singers'.


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Drag Race Roundup

It's been a minute since my last Drag Race Roundup and I know we've all be desperately seeking a drag related post since last weeks finale lol

THE FINAL FOUR LIVE REACT TO KYLIE’S WIN


Watch Eureka!, Ginger Minj, Kylie Sonique Love and Ra’Jah O’Hara react to the All Stars 6 Grand Finale, and find out which queen will be entering the Drag Race Hall of Fame!

RUPAUL’S DRAG RACE UK SERIES 3 RUTURNS SEPTEMBER 23RD

RuPaul’s Drag Race UK returns September 23rd across the pond and will feature Emma Bunton, Leigh-Anne Pinnock, and Alesha Dixon as celebrity guest judges. (MEET THE QUEENS HERE)

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& that's pretty much it... Please feel free to post anything that I might have missed.



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Munn in the Oven '21: Not everyone is buying John Mulaney's Olivia Munn romance timeline

Shoutout to syphillisdiller for coming up with a scandal name!



Today in news about ONTD....

A celebrity agent claims it's no coincidence that John gave "spring" as the timeline of the relationship; they allege he's going to great lengths to dispute the fact he cheated.

They also wonder about the timeline of his divorce - September 2020 vs. February 2021.

The source recaps everything ONTD has known about this whole ordeal.

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Jensen Ackles faces homophobic accusations

Supernatural star/kmart version Jeremy Renner recently just came off the heels of being criticized for his preformence as Dean Winchester in the series 18 episode of their final season. Some fans have noted and remarked "he looks like he's holding back a slur" while the angel character Castiel confesses his love for him. Well now he is once again under fire in fandom spaces for a 2013 convention video resurfacing.

In the video it can be heard and seen Ackles reacting to a fan about to ask a question regarding dean’s potential bisexuality subtext. The fan was not able to finish asking said question due to others in the crowd booing causing her to shut down and apologize. Ackles seemed to agree with the crowd and vocalized his distaste with the direction of the question. Even when as far as to chastise her by telling her to not "ruin it for everyone." The fan was promptly escorted out right then and there according to her retelling of events in a now deleted tumblr post. The video in question has opened the door for newer fans to wonder just what his problem is, and why does the “subtext” people have of dean (ackles character) seem to get him into such a tizzy.
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Indie Film Release Guide: September 10th [An ONTD Original]

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This weekend’s biggest release is Malignant from Warner Bros, which is also available to stream on HBO Max, so it’s safe to assume that Shang-Chi will be ruling the box office once again. If you’ve already seen those films, check out the other options listed below.

The films listed are from studios other than the “Big Six” - Paramount, Warner Brothers, 20th Century Studios, Universal, Columbia/Sony and Disney. Note that some of the movies listed are in their first week or two of limited release in the USA, so it may take them a few more weeks (or months) to show up in your local arthouse theater or on VOD. Check out the posts from the past few weeks for more movies that may have just opened near you: September 3rd, August 27th, and August 20th.


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Stars: Oscar Isaac, Tiffany Haddish, Tye Sheridan, Willem Dafoe
Writer/Director: Paul Schrader
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Plot: An ex-military interrogator turned gambler is haunted by the ghosts of his past.
What you should know: Produced by Martin Scorsese, with whom Schrader previously collaborated on Taxi Driver and Raging Bull, among other films.
Where to watch: In theaters

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What have you been watching lately, ONTD?
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Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez Have Arrived in Venice



Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck arrived in Venice Thursday for the festival premiere of Ridley Scott's medieval epic "The Last Duel", which stars Affleck, Matt Damon, Jodie Comer and Adam Driver.

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HD video of SPOILER and probably SPOILER in the set of Spiderman: NWH leaks online.



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- HD Video of Andrew Garfield in Spiderman: No Way Home has leaked online.
- The video is confirmed to not be from BTS of a previous film due to Andrew looking older and having a bigger haircut than in his previous solo films.
- A low quality version of the video leaked a few days ago but people thought it was a bad deepfake, but the new HQ version disproves that and also shows that he's talking to someone with spiderman hands. Probably tobey or Tom holland.
- Previous versions of the video have been taken down and DMCA'ed by Sony, confirming they're real.
- The guy who leaked the video on Telegram has told everyone to post it and that there may be some new footage coming soon.



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Usher, Priyanka Chopra & Julianne Hough Set For ‘The Activist’, CBS Competition Series



Deadline reports that Usher, Priyanka Chopra Jonas, and Julianne Hough will be co hosts on a new reality/competition series for CBS.

Global Citizen is producing a new show called The Activist, a five-week reality series premiering on Friday, Oct. 22.

Per Deadline: “The Activist is a competition series that features six inspiring activists teamed with three high-profile public figures working together to bring meaningful change to one of three vitally important world causes: health, education, and environment.”

The participants will compete in head to head challenges in hopes of winning a chance to go to G20 Summit in Rome, Italy. There they will bid their causes and hope to get funding.

There will be musical performances as well.

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'The Amazing Race' Will Return This Season - Somehow????


Celebrating it's 20th anniversary, the unfortunately-timed Season 33 was halted in Feb. 2020 after 3 episodes of filming. Cast and crew are ready to return.

One of the creators;  “We just need to get that mass vaccinations happening. Safety is key, you don’t want to do a show and have people get sick. That’s our priority.”

So people from America, where people aren't taking the vaccine, will be racing around the world, including countries who want a vaccine, but can't get any. Hm.

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Say what you want, but there's really no way you can just run around the world and do challenging things "safely", even if people are vaccinated and wear masks, and I love the show.

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Michael Constantine, of My Big Fat Greek Wedding Fame, Has Died



His people confirm that he died of natural causes at the age of 94. May he rest in peace.

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Your one & only source into the rebooted lives of the elite renewed for S2 xoxo Gossip Girl



-As the title says...Gossip Girl has been renewed for a 2nd season!

-The 2nd half of Season 1 (gotta love streaming turning into regular tv) will begin to stream on HBO Max in November of 2021.

-The showrunner stated in the past that they'd like to start incorporating some more OG GG characters into the series as it goes along.

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Sevdaliza: "You don't get 'off the grid' quality of artistry without some extent of forced labor"

This Wednesday (8), Sevdaliza shared this three-pic carousel on Instagram.

https://instagram.com/p/CTjzR6ytggo


The third picture is supposedly a picture of a conversation between Kanye West and a sound engineer, who was fired after being late to a session, according to this NME article.



Furthermore, "Off The Grid" is a song on the rapper's new album, "DONDA", so it's most likely Sevdaliza is talking about the situation.


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NCIS: Hawai'i trailer



The world's most successful television series continues on the seductive shores of Hawai'i. Vanessa Lachey stars as Jane Tennant, Special Agent in Charge of NCIS Pearl Harbor, as she and her team balance duty to family and country, investigating high-stakes crimes involving military personnel, national security, and the mysteries of the island itself.

The show premieres September 20th.

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Parveen Kaur, Luna Blaise, and Holly Taylor sign new deals to return to Manifest



Parveen Kaur, Luna Blaise, and Holly Taylor have all signed new deals to return to the final season, joining Josh Dallas, Melissa Roxburgh, and J.R. Ramirez.

In addition, Ty Doran, who guest starred in the season three finale, is also joining the cast as a regular.

Matt Long has been cast in a regular role on a new NBC pilot, so they're still trying to figure out scheduling.

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Unidentified with Demi Lovato | Official Trailer | Peacock Original




Unidentified with Demi Lovato is an unscripted series that follows Lovato and their skeptical best friend Matthew and their sister Dallas, as they search for the truth about the UFO phenomena. While consulting with leading experts, Demi, Dallas and Matthew will investigate recent eyewitness encounters, uncover secret government reports, and conduct tests at known UFO hot spots.

Unidentified with Demi Lovato begins streaming September 30th on Peacock.



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New trailer for Dexter: New Blood



Are you ready for Dexter’s return? Set 10 years after Dexter went missing in the eye of Hurricane Laura, DEXTER: NEW BLOOD finds him living under an assumed name in the fictional small town of Iron Lake, New York. Dexter may be embracing his new life, but in the wake of unexpected events in this close-knit community, his Dark Passenger inevitably beckons. Starring Michael C. Hall. Don’t miss the premiere of DEXTER: NEW BLOOD, available to stream on Sunday, November 7th and airing at 9 p.m. ET/PT on SHOWTIME.

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Throwback Thursday: Buffy Lives! Looking back at BTVS move from WB to UPN



-Buffy The Vampire Slayer aired for 5 seasons on TheWB before moving over to UPN where it would air its final 2 seasons. This wasn't your usual 'network cancels show, new network takes pity and picks up canceled show'. With it being TBT lets look back at the high profile move between networks.

-Buffy was a FOX production that was sold to TheWB with a 5 year contract. Once the series entered its 5th season in 2001 other networks were interested in stealing the show due to its massive popularity and Whedon/Fox wanted an increase in the shows budget something that doesnt happen often in network television, especially a small network like TheWB.

-TheWB was the type of network that was rather tightnet with its young stars as plenty of them co-mingled and would do a lot of promotional material together every year and this was something that proved popular with Sarah Michelle Gellar.


-In an attempt to keep the Buffy on TheWB, SMG threatened to quit the show should it be moved to a new network but due to having a 7 year contract her threat didn't make much of an impact.
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-A bidding war between TheWB & UPN erupted with TheWB offering to up the budget of the show from $1 million per episode to $1.8 million an episode while UPN used its CBS lineage to offer up a big $2.3 million per episode budget and an automatic 7th season thus slaying the competition.


-Buffy still had its 5th season to finish playing out and it just so happened that Whedon had decided that Buffy would die at the end of the season, something that TheWB took advantage of.

-In order to cause confusion, TheWB billed 5x22 The Gift as TheWB Series Finale, a term commonly used when a show was ending for good.


-With Buffy officially leaving WB many speculated that they would cancel Angel as well but WB decided to renew it and put a ban on the 2 shows from ever crossing over once Buffy started production on Season 6 and ending its yearly trend of crossing over with one another.

-When Season 6 was scheduled to premiere, UPN rolled out the carpet with a ton of promos to reassure fans that not only was it coming to its network but that Buffy lived!


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-UPN wanted to renew the show for an 8th season but SMG and JW both wanted out....and years later TheWB/UPN would end up merging and giving birth to TheCW where they only produce WB and CBS owned properties.

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Fleetwood Mac are still fighting



amazing LA Times interview with Lindsey Buckingham

- he has spent the corona times recovering from a heart attack and getting divorced

- he's still angry over getting fired from the band in 2018

“Ironically nothing went down that night that was [as contentious] as the stuff we’d been through for 43 years.”

He says that Stevie Nicks gave the band an ultimatum "it’s either him or me" and they chose her

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Halloween Kills gets hybrid release


Universal will be giving the upcoming Halloween Kills a hybrid release.

It will debut the same day in theaters and on Peacock. It will only be available for Premium subscribers. Premium is available for $4.99 a month with ads or $9.99 a month with no ads.

The film premiered yesterday in Venice to mostly negative reviews and will be released on October 15.

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Someone Discovered Matt Damon's Finsta

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Matt Damon gave an interview where he stuck his foot in his mouth again. He revealed that he has a " very secret" Instagram that he uses with friends and family. He revealed that he has 76 followers and has made 40 posts total. It didn't take long for sleuths to track down the Finsta that they believe is his. The handle, @odamnmatt, is an anagram of "Matt Damon." Celebrities like Pedro Pascal and Chris Hemsworth are followers.

Here it is.



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Do u have secret social media accounts?

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8 days until MONTERO is due! Lil Nas X and Elton John in Uber Eats commercials + charity registry





In the first of 3 short commercials, Lil Nas X and Elton John joke around while wearing each other’s outfits. Elton wore Lil Nas X’ outfit... on tour I think?, and Lil Nas X wore Elton’s outfit to the 2020 Grammy’s. The two recorded a song together which will be on both Lil Nas X and Elton’s upcoming albums.

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Christopher Nolan's next film: Oppenheimer and the atom bomb


Christopher Nolan is getting ready for his next project.

The film will center on J Robert Oppenheimer, the physicist and member of the Manhattan Project that developed the first nuclear weapon during World War II.

In a not-very-shocking twist, the screenplay is been passed around to other studios after Nolan slammed Warner Bros for their HBO Max hybrid decision. It's unknown if Warner is one of the studios that is reading the screenplay, but it would be major if Nolan went elsewhere as he's been with the studio since 2002's Insomnia.

Source has no casting news but mentions Nolan-fav Cillian Murphy as someone who might be involved.

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Official trailer for “The Matrix Resurrections”





From visionary filmmaker Lana Wachowski comes “The Matrix Resurrections,” the long-awaited fourth film in the groundbreaking franchise that redefined a genre. The new film reunites original stars Keanu Reeves and Carrie-Anne Moss in the iconic roles they made famous, Neo and Trinity.

The film also stars Yahya Abdul-Mateen II (the “Aquaman” franchise) Jessica Henwick (TV’s “Iron Fist,” “Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens”), Jonathan Groff (“Hamilton,” TV’s “Mindhunter”), Neil Patrick Harris (“Gone Girl”), Priyanka Chopra Jonas (TV’s “Quantico,”), Christina Ricci (TV’s “Escaping the Madhouse: The Nellie Bly Story,” “The Lizzie Borden Chronicles”), Telma Hopkins (TV’s “Dead to Me,”), Eréndira Ibarra (series “Sense8,” “Ingobernable”), Toby Onwumere (TV’s “Empire”), Max Riemelt (series “Sense8”), Brian J. Smith (series “Sense8,” “Treadstone”), and Jada Pinkett Smith (“Angel Has Fallen,” TV’s “Gotham”).

Lana Wachowski directed from a screenplay by Wachowski & David Mitchell & Aleksander Hemon, based on characters created by The Wachowskis. The film was produced by Grant Hill, James McTeigue and Lana Wachowski.


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Arlo Parks Wins the Mercury Prize 2021



The Mercury Prize is an award given to the year's best British or Irish album. Arlo Parks is the first winner to be born in the 21st century (she's 21 years old) and has won for her debut album, Collapsed in Sunbeams. "Judges called her a 'singular voice' who 'demonstrates how to be quietly strong in a world of extrovert noise'."

Ten of the twelve nominees performed at the ceremony this year (performances below); the other nominated albums were: Wolf Alice's Blue Weekend, Laura Mvula's Pink Noise, SAULT's Rise, Black Country, New Road's For The First Time, Celeste's Not Your Muse, Mogwai's As The Love Continues, Ghetts' Conflict of Interest, Berwyn's Demotape/VEGA, Floating Points, Pharoah Sanders & has The London Symphony Orchestra's Promises, Hannah Peel's Fir Wave, and Nubya Garcia's Source.


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Monsta X Gears Up for a New English Single, "One Day" on Sept 10 + Other Updates

Monsta X will make a return on Sept 10 with their new English single, "One Day" (and Shownu is included!). The group released their first full-length English album "All About Luv" back in February 2020.



edit: Depending on your timezone, the song is out on spotify and apple music






Back in South Korea, as the leader Shownu serves his conscription as a public worker, other members Minhyuk, Kihyun, Hyungwon, Joohoney and I.M. have taken on various projects including radio hosting duties, acting, and releasing solo songs.


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To no one's surprise, 'Dear Evan Hansen' is fucking terrible



The allegedly anticipated film adaptation of 'Dear Evan Hansen' premiered at TIFF today, and well, are you surprised it got trashed? It apparently barely got any applause at the end, bless.

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