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T.J. Miller arrested for bomb threat
Investigators believe actor T.J. Miller called in a false bomb threat on a train traveling through Connecticut last month because of a grudge against another passenger, the Department of Justice said.
Todd J. Miller, 36, of New York, N.Y., was arrested Monday night at LaGuardia Airport in Queens, N.Y. The former “Silicon Valley” actor and comedian was charged with “intentionally conveying to law enforcement false information about an explosive device,” the DOJ said.
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — Actor T.J. Miller called 911 to falsely claim that a woman he got into an argument with over loud cellphone conversations on a train had a bomb in her luggage, federal prosecutors said Tuesday.
The former "Silicon Valley" actor was arrested Monday at LaGuardia Airport in New York and released on $100,000 bond after an initial appearance in federal court in New Haven, Connecticut, on Tuesday.
"God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness" NEW
A fire and subsequent pressure from a local university threatens a congregation's existence and challenges its pastor. With David A.R. White, John Corbett, Shane Harper, Ted McGinley, Jennifer Taylor, Tatum O'Neal. Written and directed by Michael Mason.
"Tyler Perry's Acrimony" NEW
Taraji P. Henson stars as a woman wronged by her husband. With Lyriq Bent, Crystle Stewart, Ajiona Alexus, Antonio Madison. Written and directed by Tyler Perry.
Movie Minute: Are you ready for 'Ready Player One?'
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Director Steven Spielberg is back doing the kind of fantasy popcorn movie he's famous for in "Ready Player One."
The film is expected to do big business with an opening weekend between $45-50 million.
Spielberg should face little competition from the other two new movies in theaters: Tyler Perry's "Acrimony" and the faith-based film "God's Not Dead: A Light in Darkness."
Olivia Munn to helm Critics’ Choice Awards after T.J. Miller
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Organizers said Wednesday that Olivia Munn will host the 2018 Critics' Choice Awards to be broadcast Jan. 11 on the CW.
Munn follows T.J. Miller, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman when he was in college. Munn is among Brett Ratner's sexual harassment accusers and has been fighting for reforms in Hollywood.
Josh Brolin "got beat to s**t" during the making of 'Deadpool 2'.
The 49-year-old actor stars as the mutant soldier Cable in the much-anticipated sequel to the 2016 Marvel movie, and Josh has promised there will be more "action" in the new film.
‘Ready Player One’ stars talk virtual reality
LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Emoji Movie" survived negative reviews but couldn't conquer "Dunkirk," which had enough fight left to conquer the box office for a second weekend in a row.
Down only 44 percent from its first weekend, director Christopher Nolan's World War II film earned $28.1 million to take first place, according to studio estimates on Sunday. "Dunkirk" has grossed $102.8 million domestically to date.
"Atomic Blonde" NEW
Charlize Theron stars as an MI6 agent ordered to Berlin to break up a savage spy ring. With James McAvoy, John Goodman, Toby Jones. Written by Kurt Johnstad, based on the graphic novel by Antony Johnston and illustrator Sam Hart. Directed by David Leitch. (1:55) R.
For Boston native Jennifer Coolidge, making people laugh has long been her business.
The peerless comedienne is known for playing Stifler’s mom in the raunchy “American Pie” series, as a regular in Christopher Guest’s improvised comedies (“Best in Show,” “A Mighty Wind”) and for six seasons as Sophie Kachinsky, the Polish neighbor on “Two Broke Girls.”
In “The Emoji Movie,” her sweet Mary Meh is heard alongside Anna Faris, James Corden, Maya Rudolph and T.J. Miller.
CANNES, France (AP) — The Cannes Film Festival hasn't even opened yet, but it's already had its first elaborate promotional stunt.
Actor T.J. Miller parasailed into the festival on Tuesday, wearing a yellow suit as he careened above the Mediterranean and the French Riviera resort town that gives the event its name.
His flight was to hype the animated film "The Emoji Movie," in which the "Silicon Valley" star voices a yellow emoji.
T.J. Miller arrested after driver accuses actor of battery
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Los Angeles police say actor T.J. Miller was arrested early Friday morning after a driver accused him of battery.
The arrest of the "Silicon Valley" star came two days before Miller will host the Critics' Choice Awards in Los Angeles.
Review: ‘Office Christmas Party’ throws a holiday rager
Movie-wise, the office Christmas party is the great dismantler of white-collar worker-bee life. Set out the booze, turn down the lights, and suddenly the cubicle walls around staid office life are blown away by heartbreak ("The Apartment") or Hans Gruber ("Die Hard"). '
‘La La Land’ leads Critics Choice Awards with 12 nominations
NEW YORK (AP) — The Los Angeles romance "La La Land" has landed 12 nominations from the Critics' Choice Awards, including best picture, best director for Damien Chazelle and nods for its stars, Emma Stone and Ryan Gosling.
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