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Ruby Rose urges fans to get vaccinated after being hospitalized for surgery complications

Ruby Rose urges fans to get vaccinated after being hospitalized for surgery complications

Phillip Faraone/WireImageRuby Rose is “sending around love” after her recent hospitalization.  Taking to Instagram Stories on Tuesday, the former Batwoman star revealed that she had to be hospitalized after suffering complications following surgery. “I did have a procedure and I had to have surgery, but it was fine and the surgery went well,” she began. “But then I had a…read more »

Simone Biles withdraws from individual all-around competition “to focus on her mental health”

Simone Biles withdraws from individual all-around competition “to focus on her mental health”

Fred Lee/Getty ImagesFollowing “further medical evaluation,” American gymnastics superstar Simone Biles has withdrawn from Thursday’s final individual all-around competition at the Tokyo Olympics “to focus on her mental health,” USA Gymnastics announced. “Simone will continue to be evaluated daily to determine whether or not to participate in next week’s individual event finals,” the sport’s national governing body said in a statement…read more »

Report: Bob Odenkirk rushed to hospital after collapsing on ‘Better Call Saul’ set

Report: Bob Odenkirk rushed to hospital after collapsing on ‘Better Call Saul’ set

Tommaso Boddi/WireImageBob Odenkirk has been hospitalized after suffering an unspecified medical emergency while filming Better Call Saul, ABC News confirms. The 58-year-old actor is reportedly still undergoing treatment after collapsing on the show’s set on Tuesday. It is unknown what triggered the episode. As of Wednesday morning ET, his condition remains unknown. Odenkirk was in Albuquerque, New Mexico, to…read more »

YouTuber who “fixed” Luke Skywalker’s appearance in ‘The Mandalorian’ snags job at Star Wars’ effects house

YouTuber who “fixed” Luke Skywalker’s appearance in ‘The Mandalorian’ snags job at Star Wars’ effects house

Disney+A YouTuber whose viral deepfake fix to a digitally de-aged Luke Skywalker in The Mandalorian was given, as Darth Vader might say, a “substantial reward” for his efforts. He now works for Industrial Light and Magic, George Lucas’ effects company, which has brought Star Wars’ effects to life since the original 1977 film. The content creator who calls himself Shamook had more than 2.4…read more »

Micheal Ward to star in ‘Empire of Light’; Watch Tiffany Haddish in ‘The Card Counter’; and more

Micheal Ward to star in ‘Empire of Light’; Watch Tiffany Haddish in ‘The Card Counter’; and more

Samir Hussein/WireImage Top Boy breakout star Micheal Ward has been tapped to star in Sam Mendes’ upcoming drama Empire of Light, Deadline has learned. According to the report, Mendes and execs were “blown away” by the actor’s table read. While plot details have not been announced, the film is described as a “love story” set around an old cinema on the South…read more »

“A shock. But not a surprise”: Former ‘Prison Break’ star Wentworth Miller reveals autism diagnosis

“A shock. But not a surprise”: Former ‘Prison Break’ star Wentworth Miller reveals autism diagnosis

Paul Archuleta/FilmMagicFormer Prison Break star Wentworth Miller took to Instagram to reveal he was diagnosed as autistic last year. “Preceded by a self-diagnosis. Followed by a formal diagnosis,” the 49-year-old actor explained, adding, “[It was] a shock. But not a surprise.” Miller noted that he has too much learn about the disorder to bear the mantle for it. “There is a now-familiar cultural…read more »

Winston Duke to voice Batman in new podcast series ‘Batman Unburied’

Winston Duke to voice Batman in new podcast series ‘Batman Unburied’

David HiggsWinston Duke is leaving Wakanda behind — at least for a little while — to start a brand-new gig in Gotham City. Duke, who became a breakout star in Black Panther with his portrayal of M’Baku, has been tapped to lead Spotify’s podcast series Batman Unburied, where he’ll voice the Dark Knight himself. Duke will be joined by Harry…read more »

Sony Pictures conjures up long-awaited, long-delayed ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ trailer

Sony Pictures conjures up long-awaited, long-delayed ‘Ghostbusters: Afterlife’ trailer

Sony PicturesIt’s been a long time coming for Ghostbusters fans, but the pandemic-delayed Ghostbusters: Afterlife has a brand-new trailer.  Just shy of four months after Paul Rudd was seen running afoul of mini Sta-Puft Marshmallow men in a teaser comes a full-length trailer for THE follow-up to 1989’s Ghostbusters II.  Finn Wolfhard and Mckenna Grace play Trevor and Phoebe, grandkids to legendary Ghosbuster Egon Spengler, who was played by…read more »

Matt Damon “so happy” for buddy Ben Affleck as Bennifer 2.0 goes public

Matt Damon “so happy” for buddy Ben Affleck as Bennifer 2.0 goes public

Jerritt Clark/Getty ImagesWhile he previously dodged knowing anything about the then-rumored re-kindled romance between his pal Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez, now that Bennifer 2.0 is officially a thing, Matt Damon is all smiles. “I’m just so happy for him. He’s the best,” the Stillwater star tells Extra of his childhood friend and fellow Good Will Hunting Oscar-winning screenwriter. “He deserves every happiness in the world. I’m glad for…read more »