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Ferrell shows off ‘thug thizzle’ in new film

Daddy’s Home 2 this Thanksgiving. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Parental rivals Mark Wahlberg and Will Ferrell are back for more schism in the hit holiday comedy “Daddy’s Home 2.” The official trailer is out and you can expect even more cackling this winter. In the inaugural film (released in 2015), Brad (Ferrell) was the consummate stepfather to ...

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Jennifer Hudson is returning to her roots

Jennifer Hudson returns to roots.  Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Jennifer Hudson has decided to return to her ‘Dream Girls’ roots and, in doing so, she’s showing the world why she’ll present a gigantic challenge to incumbent judges Adam Levine, Blake Shelton and Miley Cyrus on season thirteen of ‘The Voice.’ During an appearance on Monday’s NBCUniversal Upfronts, ...

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Will Smith back on stage with a surprise?

The Fresh Prince rejoins Jazzy Jeff. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — They’re back. A month ago, Will Smith reconnected with the cast of “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” but it won’t be his last big reunion of the year. The A-List actor is scheduled to perform with longtime friend DJ Jazzy Jeff this August in a pair of ...

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Plenty of drama inside ‘Fate of the Furious’

Diesel n’ company shine at premiere. Mass Appeal Wire Reports NEW YORK — The big three looked rather fly at Saturday’s black carpet premiere of F. Gary Gray’s “Fate of the Furious” at New York’s Radio City Music Hall. Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, recently voted the ‘Sexiest Man Alive,’ was predictably dapper in his Ray-Bans and leather jacket. Vin Diesel, ...

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Ferrell back for more in “Daddy’s Home 2”

Daddy’s Home 2 comin’ real soon. Mass Appeal Wire Reports FRAMINGHAM — Put ’em up! Will Ferrell and Mark Wahlberg are coming back for more. We’ve learned camera crews from Paramount Pictures plan to film segments of their forthcoming comedy “Daddy’s Home 2” from three different locations in Framingham, Massachusetts, including Cameron and Walsh middle schools. The movie is the ...

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“Fist Fight” one of the worst films ever?

Fist Fight stinks, avoid this movie. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Last day of school bitches. Richie Keen’s “Fist Fight” received an ignoble rating of 32 percent on Rotten Tomatoes and that’s being prodigal. Whatever you do, please avoid this film like the bubonic plague. It smells. There’s certainly better ways to spend your $6 bucks. This quasi ...

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‘Orange is the New Black’ back for No. 5

Netflix jail series returns this June. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — “The animals, the animals, trapped, trapped, trapped ’til the cage is full.” Ever since the 4th season of Netflix’s explicit prison dramedy “Orange is the New Black” concluded, rabid fans have been clamoring for the program’s fifth installment of the series. Well, their wishes have been granted. ...

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NCIS Los Angeles: Tragedy strikes CBS

NCIS star Ferrer dead from cancer. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Misfortune has struck CBS studios. Miguel Ferrer, who starred as Owen Granger on the hit crimefighting series NCIS: Los Angeles, passed away on Thursday. He was 61. Miguel is the son of Oscar-winning actor Jose Ferrer and Rosemary Clooney, the cousin of George Clooney. Miguel had been ...

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Oscar Prejudice: Vin Diesel breaks silence

Diesel gives two cents on Oscars. Mass Appeal Wire Reports MUMBAI, India — Action movies, when well directed, can be invigorating, mirthful and compelling. But they never seem to garner Oscar Award recognition. Never, ever, ever. Doesn’t matter how prodigal the budget or how remunerative they are at the box office. Action films are routinely snubbed when it comes to the ...

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Cedric starring in “Tony Take The Wheel”

Cedric hopes to save CBS image. Mass Appeal Wire Reports LOS ANGELES — Amid heightened criticism for its general lack of heterogeneity, CBS has decided to go black. Network officials are taking a page from Fox Television with the multicamera comedy “Tony Take the Wheel” starring funnymen Cedric the Entertainer and Spike Feresten. The slapstick sitcom explores the kinship between ...

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