-The new Game Of Thrones trailer for season 7 teases multiple battles and confirms that winter is finally here.
–George Clooney is having a moment. The new dad just sold his Casamigos tequila brand to beverage giant Diageo – for one billion dollars!
–Kate Beckinsale, 43, is dating 21-year-old actor Matt Rife. Get it, girl.
-Holy shit, this is messy. Phil Lord and Chris Miller (of The Lego Movie and the 21 Jump Street) were ejected from the Hans Solo movie after clashing with LucasFilm President Kathleen Kennedy. To leave a project when there’s just three weeks of shooting left because of “creative differences?” Ron Howard is reportedly among the directors in talks to take over.
-There are a lot of new faces on The THR 100 (The Hollywood Reporter’s list of the most powerful people in entertainment), including Barry Jenkins, Reese Witherspoon and Patty Jenkins.
–Miley Cyrus says she was the one who gave Instagram the idea to disable comments on some posts.
–Jesse Williams‘ divorce from Aryn Drake-Lee is getting messy. The Grey’s Anatomy star is fighting for joint physical custody and says his estranged wife refused his request for more time with their two children.
-This is a great piece on Sofia Coppola‘s The Beguiled controversy, and what we should expect from white directors.
-Drew Barrymore makes a very brief cameo in SZA’s music video for the very good song “Drew Barrymore”.
-This is pretty damn admirable: Law & Order: SVU star Mariska Hargitay is fighting to get all of America’s backlogged rape kits tested.
–Amy Poehler and Jimmy Fallon played “Are You Smarter Than a Smart Girl?” (Spoiler alert: they are not.)
–Prince Harry revealed he suffered regular panic attacks after the death of his mother and recalled the emotional difficulty of walking behind his mother’s coffin. “I don’t think any child should be asked to do that, under any circumstances. I don’t think it would happen today.”
-If a show dumps six cast members, is it still the same show? NBC’s Taken is about to find out.
-Shocking report: diverse casts are bringing in serious box office cash.
-My Best Friend’s Wedding came out 20 years ago today! I still dig this movie — despite the fact that it’s based on people who make a marriage pact for if they’re still single by the time they’re 28(!). The best part about it is how the three people in the love triangle are basically monsters, and the movie never lets you forget it.
–Damon Lindelof is developing a Watchmen TV series for HBO. After what he did with The Leftovers, I’m willing to give this a chance.
-EW has some exclusive new Blade Runner 2049 footage.
–Miles Teller fights PTSD in the Thank You for Your Service trailer.