Here are our pop culture picks for June 28-July 4, including the best deals we could find for each.
Kevin Hart and Snoop Dogg are teaming up with Peacock to tackle a new endeavor: recapping the Olympics. Pairing Hart and Snoop as the comedy guides through the Tokyo Olympics 2021, the commentary series “Olympic Highlights With Kevin Hart and Snoop Dogg” will be exclusively available on NBC’s streaming service. The pair will set out […]
"I’ve been canceled, what, three or four times?" the comedian says of his past controversies.
The real-life dad of four plays a widowed father in the new film "Fatherhood."
Kevin Hart has officially joined the cast of “Borderlands,” the adaptation of the popular video game franchise that will star Cate Blanchett and is being directed by Eli Roth. Hart was first rumored to be involved in the film back in December by The Illuminerdi, and his deal has now closed after months of negotiations. Hart will play Roland, a skilled ex-soldier turned mercenary, in what will be a more dramatic turn for the comedian. “I’m thrilled to be working with Kevin,” Roth said in a statement. “‘Borderlands’ is a different kind of role for him, and we are excited to thrill audiences with a side of Kevin they’ve never seen before. He’s going to be an amazing Roland.” Also Read: Kevin Hart Signs Megadeal With Netflix to Star in and Produce at Least 4 Films “Borderlands” is based on the PC and console trilogy from Gearbox Software and publisher 2K. The series is a visceral first-person shooter and roleplaying game about four “Vault Hunters” on a planet called Pandora who battle against local bandits and marauders in their search for a hidden vault rumored to contain advanced alien technology. The “Borderlands” games have sold 66 million units sold-in worldwide, including over 24 million units of “Borderlands 2,” which is the highest selling title in the history of 2K. The most recent installment, “Borderlands 3,” launched in September 2019 and was recently released for the PlayStation 5 and Xbox Series X. “Borderlands 3” has sold more than 11 million units worldwide and was honored with the award for Best Multiplayer Game at Gamescom 2019 and Best Ongoing Game at Gamescom 2020. The latest draft of the screenplay for the “Borderlands” film is by “Chernobyl’s” Craig Mazin. Avi Arad and Ari Arad are producing through their Arad Productions banner, with Erik Feig also producing through Picturestart. Also Read: Kevin Hart, Wesley Snipes to Star as Brothers in Netflix Limited Series 'True Story' The film’s executive producers are Randy Pitchford, executive producer of the “Borderlands” video game franchise and founder of the Gearbox Entertainment Company, and Strauss Zelnick, chairman and CEO of Take-Two Interactive. James Myers and Aaron Edmonds are overseeing the project on behalf of Lionsgate. Emmy Yu is overseeing the film for Arad Productions. Lucy Kitada and Royce Reeves-Darby are overseeing the project for Picturestart. Hart recently signed a massive film deal with Netflix to star in and produce at least four films, after his stand-up special “Zero F***s Given” was viewed by 21 million homes in its first four weeks and was one of the most watched stand-up specials on the service. He’ll also be seen in “The Man From Toronto” from Sony. Robert Melnik negotiated the deal on behalf of Lionsgate. Hart is represented by 3 Arts, UTA, Viewpoint and Schreck Rose Dapello Adams Berlin & Dunham. Read original story Kevin Hart Joins Cate Blanchett in ‘Borderlands’ Video Game Adaptation At TheWrap
Kevin Hart and wife Eniko's new bundle of joy joins big brothers Kenzo, 2½, and Hendrix, 12, plus sister Heaven, 15
Kevin Hart is returning to Quibi for a sequel to “Die Hart,” the streaming service announced on Thursday. The sequel will be dubbed “Die Harter,” naturally, with the title once again paying homage to the Bruce Willis-led “Die Hard” movies.In the first season, Hart played a fictionalized version of himself who’s looking to avoid being typecast strictly as a funnyman. To do so, Hart went to a top notch “action star school” that was led by a nutty director (played by John Travolta) and pitted him against a strong-willed rival student (played by Nathalie Emmanuel), with the dream of becoming Hollywood’s next great action star.“Die Hart” was Quibi’s most-viewed show of the summer, according to a release shared by the company, although it did not mention how many subscribers watched the show. It’s unclear if Travolta or any of the other “Die Hart” stars, aside from Hart, will be returning for the second season; Quibi said it will have more details on “Die Harter” at a later date.Also Read: How Quibi Overcame a Rocky Start to Dominate Emmy Nominations in Short-Form CategoriesHart will serve as executive producer on the project, along with Candice Wilson, Jeff Clanagan and Thai Randolph from LOL Studios. Writer Tripper Clancy and Bryan Smiley of HartBeat Productions will also serve as executive producers.“LOL Studios is excited to produce season 2 of ‘Die Hart’ and continue our work to bring premium comedic content and new IP to market” LOL Studios President Jeff Clanagan said in a statement.Quibi launch in early April and is spearheaded by founder Jeffrey Katzenberg and CEO Meg Whitman. The mobile-focused streaming service cost $4.99 per month for ad-supported streaming, and $7.99 for ad-free service.Read original story Kevin Hart to Return to Quibi for ‘Die Hart’ Sequel At TheWrap
The two-hour special will feature guest appearances from the likes of Eva Longoria, Jack Black, Jillian Mercado, Josh Gad, Michael B. Jordan, and Usain Bolt.
The 41-year-old comedian recalls his own experience facing public scrutiny and what he's learned about forgiveness since.
Will Smith and Kevin Hart will star in and produce a remake of the 1987 road comedy "Planes, Trains & Automobiles" for Paramount Pictures. The original "Planes, Trains & Automobiles" was directed by John Hughes, and starred Steve Martin and the late John Candy as a pair of mismatched businessmen trying to get home to […]
"She has treated my family and team with love and respect from day 1," Kevin Hart previously said of his friend Ellen DeGeneres
Kevin Hart and Ellen DeGeneres met up for lunch at the Rosewood Miramar Hotel in Montecito, Calif. on Saturday, Aug. 15. News of their hangout comes after the actor defended the talk show host.
Kevin Hart is showing his support for Ellen DeGeneres amid the scandal surrounding her daytime talk show.
Kevin Hart enrolls in a school for action stars run by a lunatic John Travolta in new Quibi series "Die Hart."
During the coronavirus pandemic, when most of us are staying at home, we’re going to spotlight products that you can enjoy from your couch, whether solo or in small groups, and leave out the rest. With that in mind, here are our picks for July 6-12, including the best deals we could find for each.
“That accident was the best eye-opening experience ever,” Hart said. “I was married to my career and dating my family.”
Kevin Hart explains why his wife didn't end their relationship after discovering he had been unfaithful to her
Salma Hayek and Will Smith are showing off their gray roots as stars prioritize their health over trips to the hairdresser.