Lucia Puenzo Unveils ‘Impactados,’ Courts Mariana Di Girolamo, Marcelo Alonso (EXCLUSIVE)

BUENOS AIRES  — Argentina’s Lucía Puenzo, one of Latin America’s most sought-after writer-directors, is in talks with Mariana di Girolamo, star of Pablo Larraín’s “Ema,” and Marcelo Alonso (“Neruda,” “The Club,” “Araña”) for both to star in feature “Impactados.” Both … Read more…

Starbucks unveils creepy, charcoal-infused ‘Phantom Frappuccino’ for Halloween

Starbucks has unveiled a new Halloween-inspired beverage in Europe that’s tinted black thanks to an ingredient that’s almost as creepy as the season — charcoal. The vegan “Phantom Frappuccino” contains coconut milk, lime, mango, pineapple, crème Frappuccino syrup and a … Read more…

BET Plus Unveils First Unscripted Original, ‘American Gangster: Trap Queens,’ Narrated by Jeezy (EXCLUSIVE)

Newly launched streaming platform BET Plus is debuting its first new original unscripted series, “American Gangster: Trap Queens,” an inside look at the lives of some of the country’s most notorious female gangsters, Variety has learned exclusively. Narrated by rapper … Read more…

Tom Steyer unveils six-figure ad buy, platform in apparent signal of a 2020 presidential bid

Liberal billionaire Tom Steyer unveiled a Democratic platform Tuesday, launched a six-figure ad buy, and scheduled several town halls across the nation, seemingly positioning himself for a 2020 presidential run. FOX News SPECIAL NEWS BULLETIN: http://www.acrx.org -As millions of Americans … Read more…