SNL: How to Use Adele’s ‘Hello’ to Avoid an Awkward Thanksgiving

by Jacob Hall November 22, 2015 @ 9:07 AM
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In this age of political strife, when one poorly chosen sentence can derail a Thanksgiving dinner and transform a lovely family holiday meal into a vicious argument, there is one thing that unites us all: Adele. At least that’s the premise of this wonderful sketch from last night’s episode of SNL, which sees some typically heated family picking undone when the pop idol’s new single, “Hello” enters the equation.

SNL Preview: Kate McKinnon Brings Out Matthew McConaughey’s Inner ‘Wolf’

by Kevin Fitzpatrick November 18, 2015 @ 10:27 AM
If you thought Matthew McConaughey’s 14-year SNL return would go by without homage to the True Detective star’s most recent roles, think again. Kate McKinnon brings back the Wolf of Wall Street hum in McConaughey’s full promos for this Saturday, and yes, someone spies a lot of lawbreakers in this room.

Adele in Talks to Star in Xavier Dolan’s ‘The Death and Life of John F. Donovan’

by Charles Bramesco November 12, 2015 @ 10:05 AM
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Pop songstress Adele and French-Canadian wunderkind filmmaker Xavier Dolan turned out to be a match made in heaven. They collaborated on the buzzy video for Adele’s new single “Hello” and their artistic sensibilities blended perfectly; the heightened...

Matthew McConaughey to Host SNL in November With Adele

by Kevin Fitzpatrick October 26, 2015 @ 11:42 AM
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Elizabeth Banks will offer an alright SNL palate cleanser for Donald Trump when the NBC sketch series returns in November, but its third host of the month deserves a hearty “alright, alright, alright.” Matthew McConaughey will make a surprising return to the SNL stage, bringing the big guns with Adele as musical guest.

Xavier Dolan Was the Perfect Choice to Direct Adele’s New IMAX Video ‘Hello’

by Erin Whitney October 23, 2015 @ 11:00 AM
A major announcement on Thursday left every music fan (and pretty much any human with emotions) excited for the impending release of Adele’s new single. But it also had some film fans excited. “Hello,” the Grammy-winning singer’s first single since her 2012 Skyfall theme premiered today along with a brand new music video directed by the young filmmaker-actor Xavier Dolan. The only thing is, most people don’t know who Dolan is despite the acclaim he’s received.

2013 Oscars: All Six James Bonds to Appear Together For the First Time?

by Eric Walkuski January 24, 2013 @ 9:23 AM
Yesterday we brought you the news that Adele will be appearing at the 2013 Oscars to perform the Best Original Song nominated "Skyfall." But now there’s even bigger James Bond news to share: it’s looking like every actor who has portrayed the classic character are set to appear on stage together for the first time ever to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of James Bond. This calls for a martini!

2013 Oscars: Adele Will Perform "Skyfall" Live For the First Time

by Eric Walkuski January 23, 2013 @ 9:02 AM
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As the Academy prepares to pay tribute to James Bond during next month's 2013 Oscar ceremony, the show's producers recently announced that one of the movie franchise's most memorable songs, the nominated "Skyfall," will be performed on stage by Adele. We are already marking this down as a "must see" moment of the night.