Ja Rule selling rights to Fyre Festival tweet of infamous cheese sandwiches as NFT

A tweet showing the infamous cheese sandwiches served at the Fyre Festival will be sold as a non-fungible token estimated to go for around $80,000. A now-viral tweet featuring a…

South Beach Wine & Food Festival returns to Miami with COVID restrictions

Miami’s biggest food event is making a comeback, but attendees must adhere to strict coronavirus health and safety protocol. The South Beach Wine & Food Festival, the annual dining event that sees…

‘West Side Story’ cast to reunite for 60th anniversary at virtual TCM Classic Film Festival

The cast of “West Side Story” has a new reason to celebrate these days. To commemorate the 60th anniversary of the film, stars Rita Moreno, George Chakiris and Russ Tamblyn…

Frye Festival founder Billy McFarland breaks silence in first TV interview

Frye Festival founder and promoter Billy McFarland is breaking his silence in his first TV interview since being sentenced to six years in prison for his role in the music…

Tampa cancels annual pirate parade and festival due to pandemic concerns

Sorry pirates, 2021 isn’t going to be your year. Not even pirates are immune to the effects of the coronavirus pandemic. Tampa, Fla., recently announced that it would be canceling…

Apple Studios buys rights to ‘CODA’ for $25M after Sundance Film Festival debut: report

AMC CEO Adam Aron recalls that his ‘revenue went to nothing overnight’ on ‘The Claman Countdown’ Apple Studios reportedly put down $25 million to secure the rights to a film…

Film festival sending someone to remote Swedish island to watch 60 movies in one week

Many film festivals are going to look different this year because of the pandemic, but one festival in Sweden is taking its COVID-19 precautions to another level.  The Göteborg Film Festival…

Sundance Film Festival cancels LA drive-in screenings, Cannes considering postponing

The coronavirus pandemic will continue to affect the world’s film festivals. The spread of the novel virus resulted in the cancellation of several such festivals in 2020, and it seems…