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The ArtPride New Jersey Foundation has partnered with the New Jersey State Council on the Arts on “Keep Jersey Arts Alive,” a digital campaign to build support for keeping the state’s arts institutions afloat. Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, theaters, museums, galleries, performing arts centers, dance studios and other groups have already lost over $30 million in revenue. New Jersey...
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On the set of “The Many Saints of Newark” being filmed on Bradford and Halsey Street.  The streets are made up to look like the hot summer of the 1967 riots.  Aside from Newark, there have been scenes filmed in Brooklyn, Yonkers and Nyack. The much-anticipated film is tapping into the cult following of HBO's The Sopranos.  The story takes...
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Exciting Netflix news of its global acquisition of the show “Seinfeld” came in a tweet on Sept 16, 2019. A tweeted GIF shows Jerry, Elaine, George and Kramer dancing in Jerry’s set apartment https://twitter.com/netflix/status/1173634552373243912 Netflix Pairing with ‘Seinfeld’ Will Fill Leaving Shows Hole The news of “Seinfeld” joining the Netflix Inc. family is a relief for those who enjoy some classic sitcom...
In the Manhattan real estate market, there are two separate yet equally important groups. The old fourth floor walk-ups and the luxurious, multi-million dollar listings. These are their stories. Mariska Hargity aka Lieutenant Olivia Benson has listed her Upper West Side townhouse for $10.7 Million.  The gorgeous six-story (7000 sq ft) townhouse has five bedrooms, six bathrooms, and three half-bath...
Manhattan, NY Each fall a slew of new primetime network shows appear.  As we welcome back our old favorites, we have the opportunity to see some new programs. There are two new shows take place in NYC that have created some major buzz, Manifest and New Amsterdam. Both shows are on NBC and premiered this fall. While critics and audiences...
A 17-year old, Clifton New Jersey native has been selected for Maria in Steven Spielberg's reboot of West Side Story.  Rachel Zegler who is Colombian-American is no stranger to playing Maria in several 'West Side Story' performance in northern NJ.  Now the world will be able to hear her amazing voice when she hits the big screen in 2020. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i94gOakoTqQ West Side...
Dick Wolf, the creator of iconic police TV shows like Law and Order and Chicago PD is back with a reboot of the 90's New York Undercover, airing on ABC later this year.  NYU has always had a cult following, with its gritty-NYC, fast paced raw style.  The reboot is rumored to use the same cast members from the...
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This fall, Sony pictures will release "White Boy Rick" with Matthew McConaughey staring as Ricks shady dad.  The movie is based on a true story in 1980's Detroit during the Crack Boom.  It follows the rise and fall of "White Boy Rick" who's real name is Richard Wershe.  Under some interesting circumstances, Rick somehow evolves into a large Detroit...
Based on the true story of one the most “notorious” unsolved cases in recent American history.  'City of Lies' is a provocative thriller revealing a never seen look at the murder of The Notorious B.I.G., which happened relatively soon after the murder of Tupac.  Johnny Depp plays Russel Poole (Retired LAPD Detective) and Forest Whitacker plays “Jack” Jackson (LA...
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The Emmy-winning series “World of Dance” will bring its Live Tour to North Jersey’s premier entertainment venue, the Wellmont Theater, on Friday, Oct. 25 at 8 p.m. Don’t miss the impressive choreography and creative dance routines that millions of fans have come to know on primetime TV. The performance features Season 3 winners The Kings, Unity LA and special guests. A...
‘M is for Mutz’, ‘N is for No Parking’.  On a recent episode of PBS’s Sesame Street, Conger heads to Fiore’s House of Quality for some delicious mutz after Cookie Monster ate it all up.  They crossed the Hudson in search of mutz for a caprese salad and while intown they learned the careful process of making mozzarella cheese. Watch...
The Army All-American Bowl is the most watched High School football game every year with over 4.5 million viewers (that is roughly three times larger than the McDonald’s All American High School Basketball game).  This year’s game will be played at the Alamodome in San Antonio, Texas this Saturday. The All-American Bowl announced the 2020 coaching staff for the big...
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Adam Sandler was definitely back in the building this past weekend.  He hosted SNL this week and the internet is a buzz.  The iconic comedian is known on SNL for skits like the Lunch Lady, Opera Man and Pepper Boy.  The best skit of the Saturday night is when he did 'Romano Tours' a spoof of New Jersey-based "Perillo...
It was a hot and bright day recently, when standing outside the shiny Lincoln Center Plaza of New York, a tell-tale sign that there would be an exciting and energetic crowd entering the MET Opera House for the premiere of Downton Abbey: The New Era, a period drama, and the latest sequel of what I call a franchise. This...
Law & Order: Hate Crimes will not begin as planned as part of the current, 20th season of "SVU."  Hate Crimes was announced in September of 2018 but did not list any actors yet.  Dick Wolf and the writers are rumored to need more time to set up the latest Law & Order spin-off. ‘New York Undercover’ Reboot Returns Later...
Mott Haven
The movie “Mott Haven Cash for Keys” not only focuses on saving the South Bronx inhabitants, but it also brings important light to the need to save the environment from the harmful effects of plastic waste. Bringing the two causes together adds power to the movie that has become a hit as it wows multiple film festival audiences and...